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Tennessee Poems - Poems about Tennessee

Tennessee Poems - Examples of all types of poems about tennessee 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 tennessee.

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Off A Country Lane In The Hills of East Tennessee
...The clouds like to hang low over the mountains to fill up with rain. The air gets warm and thick. Whitish mist meanders......Read More
Categories: tennessee, journey, mountains, nature, places,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Ash Groves” Based on the Welsh folk song “Ash Grove.” Song form AABAABA Part of my family came from Wales to Kentucky and Tennessee in the 1800’s. Their last name was Henderson. 7-2-20 ......Read More
Categories: tennessee, family, music,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Right Side
...of the Great Divide, and shore side of the incoming tide but the wrong side of you We were on the dry side of that Tennessee pride and you were drive side when we hit that RIDE (b) which saved me from a DUI. (b) ......Read More
Categories: tennessee, life, moving on,
Form: Tail-rhyme
Sympathy Cards
...can't let me know. "I'm sorry for your loss" Trying not to get really cross I'm sorry, sympathy, This one's from Tennessee. Is this gonna help? The rain starts coming down, Try not show my frown, But it's there, Cuz it's not f......Read More
Categories: tennessee, death, death of a
Form: Lyric
the man lives in Tennessee
...the man lives in Tennessee so much so his name is jack he always has a brown paper bag sticking out of his sack his feverish dreams ......Read More
Categories: tennessee, angst,
Form: Free verse

...s into a feeling The permanence was addictive The creases redefining And the transcendence sublime (Nashville Tennessee: 'The Bluebird' October 1991)? ......Read More
Categories: tennessee, feelings, words,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Forgot He Was White
...I forgot he was White I met a man on the train A hundred miles from Tennessee I studied him meticulously Hoping he wouldn’t sit next to me So I judged him Prejudicially He......Read More
Categories: tennessee, america, conflict, depression, fear,
Form: Dramatic Verse
The Preacher with Steel Hands, Part III
..., if God could forgive him for his harsh act, then he could help others embrace this fact. He started assisting in Tennessee, in two years received a church of his own, at first folks came for the curiosity, then the strength of his......Read More
Categories: tennessee, change, forgiveness, meaningful, pain,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member 3 BAGS OF MAGIC
...if they could use some food. As it turned out they were adopting a baby that very day… and had just driven in from Tennessee They noticed our bookstore on their way to buy food for the kitchen of their B and B. Let me save you a tr......Read More
Categories: tennessee, inspiration,
Form: Verse
Rock Bottom Rockstar
... you know who you are Too many pills and alcohol Instagram streamed it all New tour bus and VIP’s first rehab in Tennessee Fell off stage when you overdosed hit your head was comatose Biggest fan saved your life praise the Lor......Read More
Categories: tennessee, allegory, courage, encouraging, faith,
Form: Rhyme
United State of Denial
... El Presidente don’t Tennessee nothing bad coming, tho’ the global orbitals saw viral things very differently Happy talk tongue taters......Read More
Categories: tennessee, america, death, leadership, sick,
Form: Elegy
Poor Slave
...ed it's back on Cotton picking corn husk fingers Brother of the necklace rope Swinging from the Joshua tree Tennessee , Mississippi , Louisville Sweet home Alabama In Birmingham they sure do love the governors ......Read More
Categories: tennessee, slam,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Unicorn and The Sticky Asphalt Jungle
...I and the others join in We let our pleads fill the night As we sit in our cold cages Praying someone will hear (Tennessee Williams, Stairs to the Roof) 1. Tennessee Williams (American Playwright/......Read More
Categories: tennessee, freedom, love, mother daughter,
Form: Free verse
Long Way From Home
...ight with no warm place to stay. I'm a king without a castle searching for a throne I got my first job in Memphis Tennessee carrying shingles up a ladder seven days a week I didn't save my paycheck, and I walked the streets alone B......Read More
Categories: tennessee, home,
Form: Lyric
...tennessee i'm going to nashville to see that girl in tennessee the one whose been tryin to frighten me gonna tea......Read More
Categories: tennessee, addiction,
Form: Free verse

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