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Short poems say what need to be said in a few words. Sometimes it is hard to find the words you want, however, short poems have a few well-chosen words that quickly get to the point. Poetry can be brief and have the impact of embellished writes. Sometimes what you need to say can be very concise and refined, and still have great impact on readers. Short poems often show that time and energy were put into every word.

PoetrySoup has many types of short poems with 500 words or less including: rhyming, love, couplet, and funny poems. Read and search many forms and categories of short poetry.

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Short Poems
Poem by Robin L. Gass | Details | |

Footle - The Footle (PT4)

Be quick

not thick


Poem by Katherine Stella | Details | |

Haiku Footle

Haiku

I Do




Poem by LEON WILSON | Details | |

How Do You Plead (Guilty or not Guilty) (footle)

Debt Paid
  Me Saved


Poem by Christi Kopp | Details | |

Heartbreak

Love song
Sang wrong


Poem by Toquyen Harrell | Details | |

Not an average person

Never 
You
Love
Lord


Poem by Merle Manu | Details | |

She chose chocolate

Over and over again


Poem by Merle Manu | Details | |

So cute

And admirable too
Xo


Poem by Merle Manu | Details | |

Zombie tag

Not all that adorable


Poem by Merle Manu | Details | |

Yersey

Pennsylvania 

Moan


Poem by Charmaine Chircop | Details | |

Wafting Winds

erased for publishing


Poem by Merle Manu | Details | |

Because she wanted

To do the right thing


Poem by Brian Strand | Details | |

footle-CHARLESTON

kick feet

off beat


Poem by Brian Strand | Details | |

footle-LIFE CLASS

dress down

no gown


Poem by Donna Golden | Details | |

Footle-Snopes

De-bunk


The junk


Poem by Gerard Keogh Jr. | Details | |

Rejected In Love.

Heartfelt
Love welt.


Poem by Brian Strand | Details | |

footle-IN THE MALL

footfall

too small


Poem by LEON WILSON | Details | |

Marriage (footle)

Love ring
   Wedding


Poem by Paul Stacey | Details | |

Footle- Dashed Expectations

True bliss
Dismissed


Poem by Toquyen Harrell | Details | |

Boy oh boy

Want more?
Love
Lord


Poem by Toquyen Harrell | Details | |

Favored

Always
You
Love
Lord


Poem by Brian Strand | Details | |

footle-LOVE MATCH

one try


wise guy


Poem by john tanaskow | Details | |

if you are what you do

then christ it a tree


Poem by Mike Frampton | Details | |

An Honorable Response to a Successful Martyr

I am coming with you.


Poem by Doris Culverhouse | Details | |

Emmanuel

Emmanuel
God with us


Poem by Toquyen Harrell | Details | |

GIVE YOU ALL I AM

Love you 
Love 
Lord


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