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Tepees Poems - Poems about Tepees

Tepees Poems - Examples of all types of poems about tepees 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 tepees.

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Premium Member GRUBBING
...inaware, and drank from gourds, I have supped on Hors-d'oeuvre and canapes'; Inner-voices led me to hot rocks and tepees— Sweat camps with medicinal potions. Tasting life in places where strange medicine men reside. I have eaten......Read More
Categories: tepees, appreciation, food, poetry,
Form: Prose Poetry



Premium Member The Quaint Flame
...Follow the flame of quaint yesteryears. Turn on your mind and look around the room. Imagine tepees, dirt floor cabins speaking history of honeysuckle blooms. See the Lakota do their Ghost Dance by the quaint......Read More
Categories: tepees, history, imagination, light,
Form: Quatrain
The Ancients
...ld giants In mourning I hike the lost trails, sniffing the aroma of the bark, that cinnamon of the forest Under tepees of wood in a membrane of shadows, I stalk the earth, its mammal traces, its elusive tracks, to sit on a f......Read More
Categories: tepees, addiction, adventure, allegory, allusion,
Form: Free verse
The Ancients
...ld giants In mourning I hike the lost trails, sniffing the aroma of the bark, that cinnamon of the forest Under tepees of wood in a membrane of shadows, I stalk the earth, its mammal traces, its elusive tracks, to sit on a f......Read More
Categories: tepees, addiction, analogy, appreciation, assonance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Nothing in particular:
...utside my window are now full of houses, where once roamed horses. I miss those days. I wonder why man has such great tepees these days and no horses. But my mind is not as active now as it once was. It's not that I don't care anymore......Read More
Categories: tepees,
Form: Narrative



I WISH I WEREN'T A BUNNY
... Moving in on his territory was a fatal mistake He’d come after you, if on horse back or if on foot He’d destroy your tepees and lodges all gone, kaput But alas, that’s not me: in spite of what I’d like to be I’m a bunny with soft ......Read More
Categories: tepees, allegory, allusion, desire, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Round or Square
...all we have. Live by natures ways and a sense of peace and purpose fills our days. Indians knew better with their tepees they lived as one with nature. Old ways make far more sense and for fill us far more than a square. To be ......Read More
Categories: tepees, life, nature,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Soul Stance River - 12
... In the setting sun the Sioux Tepees look like vandalized pyramids, the Tetons themselves appear as though angels raped by the savagery of centuries......Read More
Categories: tepees, adventure,
Form: Epic
Squaw on the Warpath
...as if it grows on trees. Other females are taken in as if they were refugees. How many nights have you spent in other tepees? You load up with fire water until your head starts to spin. That’s enough to make your woman’s patience to be ......Read More
Categories: tepees, marriage, wife,
Form: Rhyme
Red Plums Wild
...later, treaties torn Their ways, their days, their hopes forlorn For wild plum cakes and venison stews Thought safe in tepees 'neath cold skies blue Sore gleaning here in peaceful view For them I shall forever mourn While picking I shall ......Read More
Categories: tepees, dream,
Form: Ballad
Nagi Tanka
...ohitika cries out: He-ay-hee-ee He-ay-hee-ee And dances the can wakan Esnella Little naughty miracles Come out of tepees Cinks-cunks To welcome me, Eyes twinkling With hope, with fear… Le mita sunkaku, le mita cola, le mita tahun......Read More
Categories: tepees, death, life, loss, sad,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Past And The Present
...n alike, Both saw the wonders that God had made, And both claimed the right. Now modern homes side by side, Where tepees used to stand, Tell all who see of the dying past, In this Dakota Land. Yet, as I look around me, The past ......Read More
Categories: tepees, passion, visionary, food,
Form: I do not know?