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St. Louis Poems - Poems about St. Louis

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Premium Member Kid Scurry
... Tis a tale of Kid Scurry. That hailed from Missouri. Claimed He's the fastest around. They hired a known shootist. Who came out of St Louis. Then their six guns blazed. Though it was an ev......Read More
Categories: st. louis, business,
Form: Ballad

...Destination love Romance being all the above It was Greyhound Bus Schedule 101 Journey with a direction The place being Los Angeles The trip started from St. Louis, Missouri Two passengers in p......Read More
Categories: st. louis, adventure, america, appreciation, blessing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Fiendish Hub Anita Blake Series Tribute
...I've heard of the Circus Of The Damned; By all accounts the rumors are true; The graffiti makes it seem so grande; Filled with copper and turquoise blue billboards have you longing to attend; ......Read More
Categories: st. louis, dark, emotions, gothic, horror,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Dilbert Digglewink Dapper Frog
...Dilbert Digglewink, dangly spangly gentleman frog Was heartily hopping all around the St Louis bog Thinking he was all this and that, in his outfit dapper. His toes and feet flopping around like a......Read More
Categories: st. louis, animal,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Meat Me In St Louis
...There's nothing better than a steak, Providing it's spiced with care. Whether ribeye, filet, or strip, Just make mine medium rare. Then you have your feathered friends, Either turkey, duck or ......Read More
Categories: st. louis, food,
Form: Rhyme

The Gateway
...I remember the days before spring break being pregnant with buzzes Of stirring summer drafts that rubbed elbows with me in the museum, in that hotel in St. Louis Where his visage turned a new leaf ......Read More
Categories: st. louis, hope,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Gateway Town
...Gateway town, Mississippi and Missouri river flooding confluence, with its celebration of manifest destiny, its looming, iconic archway. Stainless westward marker, its culture flowed southward for ......Read More
Categories: st. louis, allusion, city, class, longing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Around the US on a Greyhound Bus - Part One
...I once traveled around the U. S. on a Greyhound bus, My wife thought I was crazy, but she made little fuss, It was, by far, the most awesome adventure I ever took Three changes of clothes, lots of......Read More
Categories: st. louis, adventure, america, places, travel,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member CLERIHEW moore
...St Louis-born Marianne Moore began poetics a 'The Dial' editor In metrical patterns her verse brought fame medal &prizes & much acclaim ......Read More
Categories: st. louis, poetry,
Form: Clerihew
Shared History 12
...Shortly after the quake Francie began experiencing the familiar morning sickness that had plagued her when she carried her son . She had hoped to be spared but just as she began her third month as......Read More
Categories: st. louis, change,
Form: Narrative
The last Word 3
...Sitting in the predawn chill I replayed our last conversation.He had gotten home shortly before midnight saying he was staking out a pot lot on his turf.Hidden along the forests border tucked here an......Read More
Categories: st. louis, sorrow,
Form: Free verse
I Stole Your Song
...I stole your song. So just sit right down in that chair right there and let me show you how it’s done. As “T he Piano Man” plays “In The Still Of The Night” I “Blister In The Sun” In This ......Read More
Categories: st. louis, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Let there be Love
...My foolish heart realizing its faults, is now quite sorry Making up our differences is just a taste of honey If ever I would leave you would sure be another story The nearness of you, so sweet, so......Read More
Categories: st. louis, music,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Ode To Wayne Gretzy
...Ode To Wayne Gretzky We all carry the same genes and look how different we turn out; I honed my skills to playing hockey and look how far I’ve come. *** Note...Read More
Categories: st. louis, hero, hockey, perspective, sports,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Talented With Chopsticks
...I met a strange young gal in St. Louis Her favorite Chinese food was chop suey This gal got her kicks Twirling her chopsticks I finally said, “too much kung phooey.” ......Read More
Categories: st. louis, humorous,
Form: Limerick

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