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Snake Poems - Poems about Snake

Snake Poems - Examples of all types of poems about snake to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for snake.
Premium Member the skin of the good folk through the fish-eyed lens of racism but the poor sheep keep voting them in for decade after bleating decade. Snakes will devour their own tails sheep will travel in tighter circles hawks are decending upon them its shopping da......Read More
Categories: snake, addiction,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member My Kryptonite
...g nightmares, trembling It is a hard, black trepidation Living in the shadows Of anger and despair It is like a snake, sliding slowly Across the heart who hopes Rousing the enemy of loss It is hopelessness and doom Darkness th......Read More
Categories: snake, hate, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member We Hate Him Now
...the sad eight-year-old boy said. But we hate him now! You should hear him yell at my mother! He is rotten, lousy, a snake. He is a liar and he keeps all the money to himself. We really hate him. He is selfish. When does he yell a......Read More
Categories: snake, divorce,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Thick Skinned - What it Feels Like for a Girl
... the very place my comeback is primed to be launched, yours deliver that kind of loose compensation lathered in snake oil and a clear path to redemption that tie my hands make me mute I was launched long ago from safe ha......Read More
Categories: snake, abuse, dark, muse, symbolism,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A NEW MYTHOLOGY
...He’s spent a lifetime losing track of all his markers. He mastered shooting craps from hell to breakfast; Keeps his snake eyes in a boxcar With a new pair of shoes. He takes his bitters as a staple, not a tonic. He says the Holy Sp......Read More
Categories: snake, allegory, mythology,
Form: Blank verse

...I was walking down the lane I saw a line that crossed over the lake But i lack strength to killed the snake on top Feeling the pain of the rain inside the train... When i reached my hut The hut was very hot But i man......Read More
Categories: snake, 3rd grade,
Form: Rhyme
Snakes, love them or leave them
...Through the gate Along the lake Is maybe where you find the snake But snakes are fine Until the next time I then make my next mistake So going walking And not talking Wan......Read More
Categories: snake, extended metaphor, fun, humorous,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SPRING CITY
...a b*tch of a life. Nobody gives you a break. So I don’t give a f*ck who likes me or not. At work, I’m known as The Snake. My dad’s a drunk; his wife’s a sl*t. Did Satan curse this town, or what? It’s hold yer breath and bust a nut ......Read More
Categories: snake, home,
Form: Lyric
the hairbrush conundrum
...of spangled blondes and numb brunettes that we of brute & glutt conservatums (we hibrow of the rarified drops) may snake the gossimir-skirts of their calamities to drum the bitten blade storm up- tatters to their flattus droll-drums ......Read More
Categories: snake, satire,
Form: Burlesque
Wrist of the snake killer
... ( for what its worth. ) -- Instruction:  How to know there's nothing's left ~ you've over-stayed your......Read More
Categories: snake, bereavement,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Jemaa el-Fnaa - Morocco there, wanting ... willing her hair and hide and ebon eyes dark as delirium, while the brass-headed snake-of-a-hookah waits for a kiss long draws bring dizzy dreams and hypnotic swirls from the lamp, arom......Read More
Categories: snake, adventure, appreciation, celebration, travel,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member Traffic
...ties, Raising their temperatures, As well as their blood pressure. Inch by inch, yard by yard, Like a disjointed snake They make painful progress Until at last they reach Their destination – the beach, The grocery store, the the......Read More
Categories: snake, car, humor, summer,
Form: Free verse
a child runs
...a child runs through tall dry grass the snake slithers away......Read More
Categories: snake, innocence,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member lucky frog
...frog among grasses escapes without incident snake foiled ......Read More
Categories: snake, animal,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Eyes Open To This Snake
...EYES OPEN TO THIS SNAKE GULBUDDIN HEKMATYAR He, has for decades slithered from one camp to another Information held, then on his o......Read More
Categories: snake, evil, sick, symbolism, truth,
Form: Quatrain

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