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Stockman Poems - Poems about Stockman

Stockman Poems - Examples of all types of poems about stockman 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 stockman.

Premium Member Jillaroos Bring Jackaroos
...More fresh jillaroos sniffing around each day Jake observed. His fellow stockman nods. They like being ringers I guess. This brings us fresh jackaroos, so it is okay by me.......Read More
Categories: stockman, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member The Brumby 6-25
...The brumby of Australia, not known to be well bred Some are tough as leather, but that not often said More criticised that praised, for damage that they do Muddying the waterholes, as cattle never......Read More
Categories: stockman, animal,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Tiger Davis Queensland Ringer
...There was a Ringer in the Basalt, Tiger Davis was his name As an acrobatic stockman, he was gifted with some fame On the station quite a hero, but a maniac in town He didn't win too many, but a fi......Read More
Categories: stockman, career,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member A Night on the Road
...A Night on the Road It was a dark and stormy night, as he rode around the mob. The bridle reins held loosely, the night horse knew his job. With twelve hundred head of cattle, it was a ......Read More
Categories: stockman, animal, horse, rain, work,
Form: Rhyme
Shoe on a Limb
...I felt I’d been to hell and back before we reached the reedy flat, where the cattle mobbed before we crossed the stream. Old Harry called me over, taking off his battered hat “This is where she di......Read More
Categories: stockman, mystery,
Form: Ballad

Ballad of Remembrance
...Are the exploits slowly fading of the folk who forged this land? Are there more important factors, today for us to understand? Are we prepared to lose our national character? Erase our borderlines......Read More
Categories: stockman, history,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member The Ringer And The Cleanskin
...The True Story A Poem of the time, when as a 16 year old young fellow, and fresh from Blighty I spent 7 years as a Ringer in North Queensland, Australia. A Ringer is the Queensland name for a Stoc......Read More
Categories: stockman, nature,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member A Rose by any other
...What's in a name, you say Is a rose still a rose by any other And isn't 'Mom' a lot more loving Than calling her 'Mother' A name is an occupation, a means to a living There's Taylor and......Read More
Categories: stockman, identity, meaningful, people, words,
Form: Rhyme
Changing and Changeless
...In the city, season's changes only barely leave their mark for the city's far from nature with it's neon in the dark The rush and ceaseless hustle leave no time for rain or drought and no one has ......Read More
Categories: stockman, city,
Form: Ballad
...I am the bushland dawning in the stillness of the morning I am the sunlit plains and the mighty river's flow I'm the drought and I'm the flood I'm the earth and I'm the blood I'm the breezes ......Read More
Categories: stockman, uplifting,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member HerdsMen and Farmers
...Marauding herdsmen, simple in disposition, but yet sophisticatedly armed straddling an AK47 as the rod of a stockman. The simple farmers, genial in disposition garnished with infect......Read More
Categories: stockman, africa,
Form: Free verse