Spokane Poems - Below
are popular examples of all types of spokane poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for spokane.
travelling back in time to kill Hitler Categories: spokane, history, holocaust, science fiction, Form: Prose Poetry
Ich binn ein Berliner
I somehow went to Berlin in 1937
it was time travel I can't explain
I saw the date on a newspaper in the Alexanderplatz
After looking in shop windows for an hour,
I realised I had an opportunity to kill Hitler
Portals In Time Categories: spokane, books, clothes, dedication, meaningful, money, nostalgia, spiritual, Form: Rhyme
Portals In Time is a name that is precious to me,
A Magickal space - a place to be free.
Portals is a Gateway - a window oh, so clear,
Holding treasures, secrets, and mysteries dear.
A place where all true seekers may...Read More
Old Pals Espresso and Deli Categories: spokane, celebration, drink, food, giving, happy, meaningful, people, Form: Rhyme
We are not your average - coffee shop and deli.
Here the atmosphere is happy - and the owners are friendly!
We can start you out with coffee - or something else if you desire.
Our goal is to please you - so...Read More
PEACE IN AMERICA Categories: spokane, peace, universe, Form: Prose Poetry
PEACE IN AMERICA
Radio turned down in bed,
Late night 2 a.m. Unhurried
Man’s voice speaks of the weather.
It is the only tiny sound in the universe.
Nothing disturbs his steady calm
At the top of the hour.
He intones the next record...Read More
Greyhound Categories: spokane, adventure, philosophy, poetry, poets, poverty, sexy, smile, Form: Free verse
and vintage wool psychedelia (poncho, jazz shades)
and cool drip slow burn tea
and electric notes of Bob Dylan, Maggie’s Farm
and that dude, he has meth mouth
so I guess he’s going to talk
and talk and talk
Mestizo soda pop
and a Vietnam...Read More
The Road Trip Categories: spokane, adventure, travel, Form: Ballad
For Naomi, life was beginning to get exciting in the fall of 1952...
At the age of 25 , a widow and the mother of two.
So you pack up your 1949 Dodge and off to Alaska you go...
Free land awaits those...Read More
RUSSIAN MOUNTAIN Categories: spokane, beauty, journey, language, mountains, nature, nonsense, repetition, Form: Imagism
Sacred and pristine Russian mountain;
here I am to ponder on your beauty;
From photographing you I cannot abstain!
Sacred and pristine Russian mountain.
Dear Russian mountain: 5861 miles plus
19 hours it took me to reach your home,
surrounded by nature. I am not a...Read More
Somewhere On Golden Pond Categories: spokane, Form: Free verse
It was a hot summers evening
With a stringy haired blonde
Out drinking Tequila on the rocks
And fishing in Golden Pond
Someone was playing a guitar
Someone was singing a song
Me and that stringy haired girl
Was trying...Read More
Irish Broth Categories: spokane, funny, Form: Rhyme
I have been to Ireland
Noticed the Colour Green
Is predominant in the fields
Where the produce is seen
Besides the grand potato
Of which Ireland is renowned
The green bean that grows
Put in a broth, will add the crown
Amongst the variable farm stock
Pigs, sheep and...Read More
Say Our Name Categories: spokane, life Form: Haiku
Spokane needs no cane,
Like the little train that could,
Spokane really can.
WANT A HOLD YOU ON LINE AND OFF Categories: spokane, adventure Form: Free verse
WANT A HOLD YOU
ON LINE AND OFF
ARE YOU SEEKING OR JUST PEEKING
LOST 62 LBS. 43, DWF MOTHER
SEEKING THAT BLUE-CALLER MALE 30 TO 45
LET’S BARBER0-QUE,THROW FRISBEE,
WET IN THE POOL
RUN IN THE SAND
DANCE IN THE MOONLIGHT
TAKE A CHANCE ON ME……….
HOLD ON...Read More
In Memory of to Remember Categories: spokane, deathday, Form: I do not know?
First day of Kindergarten,
It’s all exciting and new,
Found a new friend,
I was happy too,
We always ate lunch together,
Played at recess as well,
We became close,
It was easy to tell,
One day I asked my Mom,
Can she come and play,
Of course she said,
Speakin' In Spokane Categories: spokane, angst, confusion, funny, life, Form: Limerick
I ain't got nutt'en to say,
I be shy, an scared anyway,
To public speak,
My mind too weak,
I'll only go on if you pay......Read More