Poetry.net »

Search results for: ginger+snap

Yee yee! We've found 201 poems matching ginger+snap.

Preparatory Meditations - First Series: 39
Edward Taylor
(I John 2:1. If any Man Sin, We Have an Advocate) My sin! My sin, my God, these cursed dregs, Green, yellow, blue-streaked poison hellish, rank, B...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Artilleryman's Vision
Walt Whitman
WHILE my wife at my side lies slumbering, and the wars are over long, And my head on the pillow rests at home, and the vacant midnight ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Thinker
Robert William Service
Of all the men I ever knew The tinkingest was Uncle Jim; If there were any chores to do We couldn't figure much on him. He'd have a thinking job on...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Towns in Colour
Amy Lowell
I Red Slippers Red slippers in a shop-window, and outside in the street, flaws of grey, windy sleet! Behind the polished glass, the slippers han...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
My Bear
Robert William Service
I never killed a bear because I always thought them critters was So kindo' cute; Though round my shack they often came,...Rate it:

(5.00 / 1 vote)
'Ave a 'eart!
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
''Ere! 'Ave a 'eart!' 'e sez. 'Why, love a duck! A 'uman bein' ain't a choppin' block! There ain't no call fer you to go an' chuck A man about ...Rate it:

(4.00 / 1 vote)
How Herman Won The Cross
Edward George Dyson
Once in a blue eternity they gave us dabs of rum To close the seams 'n' keep the flume in liquor-tight condition; But, soft 'n' sentimental, wh...Rate it:

(2.00 / 1 vote)
A Ballad of Abbreviations
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
The American's a hustler, for he says so, And surely the American must know. He will prove to you with figures why it pays so Beginning with hi...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
A Spring Song
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
The world 'as got me snouted jist a treat; Crool Forchin's dirty left 'as smote me soul; An' all them joys o' life I 'eld so sweet Is up the ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Accorjins
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Where have the old accorjins gone? I was askin' the coves at the Show; Matt from the Mallee an' Dandenong Don, An' a score of the fellers I know O...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
An Evening in Dandaloo
Andrew Barton Paterson
It was while we held our races -- Hurdles, sprints and steplechases -- Up in Dandaloo, That a crowd of Sydney stealers, Jockeys, pugilists and ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Australia's Pride
William Thomas Goodge
Now Pat Ahearne, of Ingleburn Upon the Castlereagh, Was flush of cash and very "flash" As shearer-persons say. At Yankee grab his luck was cool...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Bill The Bomber
Robert William Service
The poppies gleamed like bloody pools through cotton-woolly mist; The Captain kept a-lookin' at the watch upon his wrist; And there we smoked and s...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Bottle 'O'
Andrew Barton Paterson
I ain't the kind of bloke as takes to any steady job; I drives me bottle cart around the town; A bloke what keeps 'is eyes about can always make ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Cakes
Nikhil Parekh
As i strolled languidly on smooth cakes of road tarmac, stringent pellets of sunshine struck my eyes, blistering sheets of wind whipped petite re...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Captain Reece
William Schwenck Gilbert
Of all the ships upon the blue, No ship contained a better crew Than that of worthy CAPTAIN REECE, Commanding of THE MANTELPIECE. He was adored by...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Celia
Lola Ridge
Cherry, cherry, glowing on the hearth, bright red cherry…. When you try to pick up cherry Celia’s shriek sticks in you like a pin. When God throws...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Christmas
John Clare
Christmas is come and every hearth Makes room to give him welcome now E'en want will dry its tears in mirth And crown him wi' a holly bough Tho tra...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Christmass
John Clare
Christmass is come and every hearth Makes room to give him welcome now Een want will dry its tears in mirth And crown him wi a holly bough Tho tram...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Comrades An Episode
Robert Nichols
Before, before he was aware The 'Verey' light had risen… on the air in hung glistering.. And he could not stay his hand From moving to the barbed w...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Definitions
Nikhil Parekh
White granules of crushed salt, distilled from rash waves of saline ocean, mixed in adequate amount of clear water, filled to the brim in large ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Digger Smith
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
'E calls me Digger; that's 'ow 'e begins. 'E sez 'e's only 'arf a man; an' grins. Judged be 'is nerve, I'd say 'e was worth two Uv me an' ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Fuzzy-Wuzzy
Rudyard Kipling
(Soudan Expeditionary Force) We've fought with many men acrost the seas, An' some of 'em was brave an' some was not: The Paythan an' the Zu...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Git-Yer-Gun
Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Thus it happened .... Let me mention, lest I raise an unsought quarrel, This occurred in times long vanished, in the land of Git-yer-gun. 'Tis a qu...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Going Home
Robert William Service
I'm goin' 'ome to Blighty -- ain't I glad to 'ave the chance! I'm loaded up wiv fightin', and I've 'ad my fill o' France; I'm feelin' so excited-li...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited poetry collection on the web!