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Tulsa Poems - Poems about Tulsa

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Premium Member Broken Glass
...e the same blood craved, now the blood of a purgatory. Some recalled Greenwood, the white mob’s rampage, once the Tulsa rage inflamed, now the ire of the privileged. Oh persecuted one, aspiring despot, so maligned and martyred, ......Read More
Categories: tulsa, allusion, hate, horror, political,
Form: Political Verse



Premium Member EMANCIPATION: DELAYED BUT NOT DISMAYED
...e Bottoms In Virginia. Let us celebrate across the hills and fields of Alabama and Mississippi. Let us celebrate in Tulsa and throughout all of Oklahoma. Come, ye children of God, let us gather and celebrate! Let us celebrate from the......Read More
Categories: tulsa, allegory, black african american,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Still Counting Past Blessings
...ar I turned four). Then the poliovirus infected my sister! Boy (twelve at the time) got farmed out to Dad’s brother in Tulsa, a while, where I worked for my uncle remains of the summer. It's pain to explore how child ‘trophy’ was shuffle......Read More
Categories: tulsa, appreciation, blessing, growing up,
Form: Rhyme
She's Gone A Wanderin'
...road's a common one, we all fight our dragons Some of us stand tall and some pull little wagons She came here from Tulsa, perhaps she's gone back there Or maybe Albuquerque in the desert air Maybe she will come back, there is no way ......Read More
Categories: tulsa, sad love,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Living on Borrowed Time
... Living on Tulsa Time Oops Borrowed Time Written: by Tom Wright 4/25/2018 As my body infrastructure has begun to crumble, T......Read More
Categories: tulsa, god, time,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member BIG FOOTE Dan DANCIN AT THE LOUISIANA BIJOU
...Dan traveled back and forth from Texas To Arkansas then back to Louisiana There is no other truck driver from here to Tulsa Big Foote Dan was a truck driver He delivers peaches from out of Atlanta No other man can dance like nor hand......Read More
Categories: tulsa, adventure, character, hero,
Form: Heroic Couplet
A Cowboy From Tulsa
...I once knew a young cowboy in Tulsa. He was broad shouldered with longish blonde hair. He rodeo’d with the best of that breed, And he was champion ......Read More
Categories: tulsa,
Form: Quatrain
Tulsa
...There once was a large fat man from Tulsa Who liked his beans covered with hot salsa More he'd say Hotter some way While his stomach was crying carumba ......Read More
Categories: tulsa, humor,
Form: Limerick
Forgive us, Dr King
...r to undo a lifetime of dignity and honor And destroy an example of ethnic pride Like our enemies did in Rosewood and Tulsa. Where have we gone wrong, Dr. King? When did we lose our souls? And when will we try to get them back? What......Read More
Categories: tulsa, africa, betrayal, black african
Form: Epic
Rodeo In Tulsa
...I knew a rodeo champ in Tulsa He was broad shouldered with shiny blonde hair He was a sight to behold with women And knew all of them at our ......Read More
Categories: tulsa,
Form: Rhyme
Rodeo Cowboy
...I knew a rodeo cowboy in Tulsa Broad shouldered with shiny blonde hair He was a sight to behold with women Knew 'em all at our county fair ......Read More
Categories: tulsa, humor, boy,
Form: Rhyme
I Won't Be Back
...ow I’ll catch a freight at dawn. One goes east, another goes west An' I don't care which way Came to Texas out of Tulsa Lookin' for a future - Got a lot of knots on my head An' here an' there a stitch. Nobody told me 'bout these......Read More
Categories: tulsa, emotions,
Form: Cowboy
Riding Route 66 with the Wind on our Faces
...of Route 66 On the Rainbow Curve Bridge we took more pics We traveled on to see the Big Blue Whale in Catoosa OK In Tulsa we camped out at the KOA Took a break from the open road freedom The next day in Clinton we visited the Route 6......Read More
Categories: tulsa, memory, travel,
Form: Rhyme
A Young Cowboy From Tulsa
...A Young Cowboy From Tulsa I once knew a young cowboy in Tulsa Broad shouldered with long blonde hair He rodeo’d with the best of that b......Read More
Categories: tulsa,
Form: Cowboy
I Won't Be Back Again
...ow I’ll catch a freight at dawn. One goes east, another goes west Don't matter which I'm on. Came to Texas out of Tulsa Lookin' for a future - Got a lot of knots on my head An' here an' there a suture. Nobody told me 'bout these......Read More
Categories: tulsa,
Form: Cowboy

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