The Poetry of
Hal Swift

TEXAS: Landmarks and Legacies is proud to host many of the poems of noted Cowboy Poet, Hal Swift. Much more of Hal's wonderful poetry can be found at As a treat, Hal has sent us several of his Texas poems for inclusion on this website. Thanks Hal.
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Selected Poetry

Christmas in Nevada
Christmas on the Trail
Waco's Physical Exam
Waco and Sioux Discuss the Flu
When is a Cowboy Not a Cowboy?
Bull Barlow Got Beat by a Girl
Showdown in a Austin Saloon
Waco Visits the Senate
Runnin' From The Bulls
Waco and Saint Peter
First One To Daylight
Waco Goes Fishin'
Waco's Workout