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Western Poems | Examples of Western Poetry

Western Poems - Examples of all types of poems about western 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 western.
Premium Member A Fistful of Truffles
There are Guineas that live in America Guineas that live in a zoo But the craziest, zaniest guineas of all Are the ones that reside in Peru It is said that they live in the Andes And on weekends they...Read More
Categories: bullying, giggle, pets, western,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member WIT WINTERS COLD-
A long walk Out in the park So brisk and bit better Frozen limbs On trees brittle Marble skies Cold spark eyes Frozen tears speck Glossy vision Bottom foot maverick Wooly wooly mittens glad to have it Head covering stocking cap Canadian mittens and a silk woolen...Read More
Categories: adventure, cool, western,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Tom And The Duke
John Wayne, once said... "Well, I can do it, but I don't know about my horse" Well, if anyone can do it... It would be "The Duke", of course Until one late evening, with the...Read More
Categories: western,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Shift
Peaks and valleys salutes to the Son all that is knowing don't miss that train...Read More
Categories: western, god, imagery, spiritual, universe,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member These old boots
These old boots, they've sure been around. They don't know where their goin' but they sure know where they've been. Drinkin' Corona and dancing with a Mexican Senorita in Jaurez, the smell of perfume and...Read More
Categories: western,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Playing cards
Speaking Spanish wasn't easy for a gringo like me, but I had no choice. I was playin' cards and drinkin' Mezcal at a nowhere bar in El Paso. I didn't have any money in my...Read More
Categories: western,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Bury me in Datil
West Texas is a vast, wide-open area, dusty, windy, and dry. Many a time I hid the mostly unbranded calves I took from the herd on the XIT ranch behind the tumbleweeds that had built...Read More
Categories: western,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Where is HOME
Among several sublime and subprime sacred meanings and secular purposes for HOME, in October Sunbeams of BlueSky enlightenment and GreenEarth empowerment, Dennis Lehane's HOME refining peaceful stable minds defining sacred communion for unconditional compassionate love, not intentionally unkind I could not sync with mythological or ecological or theological CONCEIT But, also could...Read More
Categories: culture, health, home, western,
Form: Political Verse
We dream of rain II
We dream of rain In the setting sun in the season of one. A wildest west and a withered crest, the coat of arms. A falcon and crown rest. Of House and family of dark means, cruel...Read More
Categories: western, adventure, anger, art, atheist,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Buttermilk
Few people remember Buttermilk’s name A Quarter Horse of considerable fame, He appeared in many a western show Ridden by Dale Evans, Roy Roger’s beaux, Buttermilk replaced several horses Evans rode, Appeared in all but six television episodes. Evans was known...Read More
Categories: animal, horse, star, western,
Form: Quatrain
Microlight When they appeared, we were like, “What …the?” motorcycles dangling from multi-coloured wings, animated comic book scene blond wisps racing at leisure in deliberate mid-morning breeze rainbow spectrum gone haywire, in the azure June sky they were flaunting metallics,...Read More
Categories: western, africa, change, culture, grandmother,
Form: Free verse
Gut shot, I’ll be a long time dyin’. Put down Without a bed to lie in. Cold blood, Don't hear nobody cryin’. And all I did Was try and be her man. ...Read More
Categories: break up, western,
Form: Verse
Premium Member SOCIOLOGY 101
Billy was a loner, Rotten to the core. Fathered by a bastard, Mothered by a whore. Grew up mean and dirty, Took it on the chin. Stole to make a living, Killed to save his skin. Sheriff caught him...Read More
Categories: allegory, death, judgement, western,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Another Stint For Clint
Mr Clint Eastwood, one top dollar guy Other film makers just watch him and sigh With back catalogues they can sit back and rest on Our Clint has released a brand new neo-western Cry Macho’s the title, I’ve not...Read More
Categories: film, humorous, western,
Form: Rhyme
Of Some Mad American Empire III
We sit in our idle houses plugged-in to the world wide web of digital madness and make-believe. We text tweet posts from on far and shadow fight in elections streams but hide our eyes in the...Read More
Categories: western, abortion, abuse, age, allegory,
Form: Free verse

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