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Short Poets poem by shabnam shirvani| Details | |

our shadows

Cloudy weather elimination are our shadows

Short Poets poem by Emma Mantle| Details | |

Poets Bleed

     Poets always bleed in ink:  across paper.

Short Poets poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

The rest

The best 
is among the rest.

Volodymyr Knyr 

Short Poets poem by Eileen Manassian| Details | |

Being Petty

it may be petty
reading and not commenting

Short Poets poem by Paul Geiger| Details | |


Erato left me
Alone—why did she go—where?
Too many poets

Short Poets poem by James Peranteau| Details | |

My nomad

I move constantly,
I am in search of pasture;
I'm a poets pen

Short Poets poem by Judy Konos| Details | |

Great Poets of Soup

Great poets all 
Mighty with pen 
Mighty of heart

Short Poets poem by Reason A. Poteet| Details | |

The Moon is a Muse

lunar secrets  float down on moonbeams to inspire love's poets

Short Poets poem by Kelly Zakerski| Details | |


Tranquil and serene
Nature is God's handy work
A poets' kingdom.

Short Poets poem by Raul Moreno| Details | |

Lighting Bugs

Lantern tail poets,
Writing poems in the sky:
Balmy night stanzas.

Short Poets poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details | |

the Break

Haikus criticize
Bullies in critic’s disguise
Poets standardized

Short Poets poem by Sue Mason| Details | |

Soup Affirmation

We are wonderful!
As clocks click away the day,
poets words remain.

Short Poets poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details | |


Illusions darken
Poets following pigs plod
glass reflections gripe.

Short Poets poem by Johnette Loefgren| Details | |

the healing

heart mending done here
the sign said in the window
poets apply within

Short Poets poem by Michael Ward| Details | |

My girl

Short Poets poem by manel gunatillake| Details | |

A poet

             A Sincere

Short Poets poem by Xavier Keough| Details | |

Love is for poets

Love is for poets
Bleeding on crystal blue days
Red words of bound pain

Short Poets poem by Judy Konos| Details | |

Going Crazy Hauki

Who appreciates 
Haiku the way nature meant
great poets intent 

Short Poets poem by Judy Konos| Details | |

Bad Habit

Poetry soup changed me 
I look for poets not poems 
On me I place blame

Short Poets poem by Lara Wash| Details | |


A simple hello
A simple smile
A simple

"I'll see you in a little while"

Short Poets poem by Ernesto P. Santiago| Details | |

Young Poets Gather

young poets gather
on rocky beach, disguising  
as great sea turtles

Short Poets poem by Lyric Man| Details | |


Saturday Poet...
so much creativity
so few syllables 

By: Dave Wood

Short Poets poem by Paul Geiger| Details | |


Behemoth, biggest
born of earth upheaved—vastness. 
—Milton (I stole it) 

Short Poets poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details | |

Nurse Rhyme

five more place first
for more attention they thirst…
poets bottle nursed

Short Poets poem by Abdullah Alhemaidy| Details | |

www at put up words

We are poor
Writers and poets
We often offer
Merely words
At put up words

Short Poets poem by Rollo West| Details | |

Lunar Essence

Candle in the sky Lovers, poets, wanderers Minions to the moon

Short Poets poem by Cynthia Alvez| Details | |

While You Sleep

while you sleep, poets
with insomnia write verse
to while time away

6 a.m.

Short Poets poem by Brian Strand| Details | |


and painters
see things as they are?
reflected in creative eyes

Short Poets poem by Carrie Richards| Details | |

Raul's Latest Contest

A tree stands alone
     Poets see such different
          Views to write haiku

Short Poets poem by chris bowen| Details | |


we will rock you poets
jet through here.stay a long while
love to hear your words

Short Poets poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

A troublemaker

A poet looking for a peer 
invariably troubles Shakespeare.

Volodymyr Knyr

Short Poets poem by Eileen Manassian| Details | |

A Poets Pleasure

To make words dance
Seducing readers' senses
A poet’s pleasure

Eileen Manassian Ghali

Short Poets poem by Author Rhonda Kay Hero - Wilson| Details | |

* poets heart

a poets heart is free
feeling the beats of the words like
music to the composer ears.

Short Poets poem by Eileen Manassian| Details | |

A Poets Pain

If I do not write
Will you forget I exist?
I’m more than my words

Eileen Manassian Ghali

Short Poets poem by Jaime Ferreyros| Details | |


Most poets 
Put pen to paper
Numerous poems
A day.
Habitually I write one,
This one.

Short Poets poem by Eileen Manassian| Details | |

The Kiss of Dawn

Your enchanting words
The kiss of dawn on my lips
Tender awak’ning

Eileen Manassian Ghali

Short Poets poem by Muhammad Safa Thajudeen| Details | |


 -Dharga Nagar Safa

For so many decades,

So many poets,

 Tracing Shakespeare's pen!

Short Poets poem by Wilfredo Derequito| Details | |

Problem Is In The Details

The problem is in the details
which explains why sometimes
poets can't go beyond a few lines.

Short Poets poem by Kurdt Cohen| Details | |

I toss a stone into

I toss a stone into 
The poets wishing well
Just to hear the echo
Of the overreaching quill

Short Poets poem by Liam Wilson| Details | |

So Many Forms

By: Liam Wilson

Just like
Mages learning
To memorize their spells
We poets study formulae
To vex

Short Poets poem by RUDOLPH RINALDI| Details | |

I am all gas

today I am all gas
no words come out
if I do a hand stand 
a passing poem 
will pass
my pass

Short Poets poem by Cyndi MacMillan| Details | |


The oak is a sun amid waves of wheat

An earth bound solar system

which lost poets orbit

Short Poets poem by Brian Strand| Details | |


words freeze
on a page-
a moment of

A tribute to all imagist poets (especially here on PS)

Short Poets poem by Ivo Cosentino| Details | |

A Rhymester's Couplet

The poetaster attempted to write a couplet with success
The results were more than embarrassing nonetheless.

Short Poets poem by Richard Pickett| Details | |


Leafy fingers transposing the Poets imagination

In response to Linda Marie Sweethearts Interwoven

Short Poets poem by Sara Kendrick| Details | |

Zizia Aurea

Down where the Dandelions bloom
Unwanted in front yards
And Zizia Aurea flourish
Resides a fancy bard  

Short Poets poem by Dina Televitskaya| Details | |

The special persons

The Poets are the special persons
They cry and gladden in the poems,
And they do not want money for their poetry

Short Poets poem by Lyric Man| Details | |


"Art is the feeling you create in the spaces between your words!"

Contest: Judy's "What's Your Quote"
Date: 8-22-14

Short Poets poem by Miriam McCue| Details | |


Plato said that the "poets" should be banished from the city.
When I read my stuff, I tend to think he may be right.

Short Poets poem by Peter Duggan| Details | |

Captcha acrostic

Y oung man, a poet of some form
U nderneath the stars he sits
J otting down sweet words this morn
V ery much enjoying it.

Short Poems