Short Poem Topics

Check out these short poem topics. Find short poems by topic or form.

abortion absence
abuse addiction
adventure africa
age allah
allegory allusion
america analogy
angel anger
angst animal
anniversary anti bullying
anxiety appreciation
april arabic
art assonance
aubade august
autumn baby
bangla baptism
baseball basketball
beach beautiful
beauty bereavement
best friend betrayal
bible bio
bird birth
birthday black african american
blessing blue
boat body
books boxing day
boyfriend break up
bridal shower brother
bullying business
butterfly cancer
candy car
care career
caregiving cat
celebration celebrity
change chanukah
character cheer up
chicago child
child abuse childhood
children chocolate
christian christmas
cinco de mayo cinderella
city class
clothes color
columbus day community
computer confidence
conflict confusion
cool corruption
courage cousin
cowboy crazy
creation crush
cry culture
cute love dad
dance dark
daughter day
death death of a friend
december dedication
deep depression
desire destiny
devotion discrimination
divorce dog
dream drink
earth earth day
easter education
emo emotions
encouraging engagement
england environment
epic eulogy
eve evil
fairy faith
family fantasy
farewell farm
fashion father
father daughter father son
fathers day fear
february feelings
film fire
firework first love
fish fishing
flower flying
food football
for children for her
for him for kids
forgiveness freedom
french friend
friendship fruit
fun funeral
funny funny love
future games
garden gender
giggle girl
girlfriend giving
god golf
good friday good morning
good night goodbye
gospel gothic
graduate graduation
grandchild granddaughter
grandfather grandmother
grandparents grandson
grave green
grief growing up
growth guitar
hair halloween
happiness happy
happy birthday hate
health heart
heartbreak heartbroken
heaven hello
hero high school
hilarious hindi
hip hop history
hockey holiday
holocaust home
homework hope
horror horse
house how i feel
howl humanity
humor humorous
hurt husband
hyperbole i am
i love you i miss you
identity image
imagery imagination
immigration independence day
innocence insect
inspiration inspirational
international internet
introspection ireland
irony islamic
january jealousy
jesus jewish
jobs journey
joy judgement
july june
kid kindergarten
kiss language
leadership leaving
life light
little sister london
loneliness lonely
longing loss
lost lost love
love love hurts
lust lyric
magic malayalam
marathi march
marriage math
may me
meaningful memorial day
memory men
mental illness mentor
metaphor middle school
military miracle
mirror miss you
missing missing you
mom money
moon morning
mother mother daughter
mother son mothers day
motivation mountains
moving on mum
murder muse
music my child
my children mystery
myth mythology
name native american
natural disasters nature
new year new years day
new york nice
niece night
nonsense nostalgia
november nursery rhyme
obituary ocean
october old
onomatopoeia pain
paradise parents
paris parody
pashto passion
patriotic peace
people pets
philosophy places
planet poems
poetess poetry
poets political
pollution poverty
power prayer
preschool presidents day
pride princess
prison proposal
psychological purple
quinceanera race
racism rain
rainbow rainforest
rap raven
recovery from red
relationship religion
religious remember
remembrance day repetition
retirement riddle
rights river
romance romantic
rose roses are red
rude sad
sad love satire
scary school
science science fiction
sea seasons
self senses
sensual september
sexy sick
silence silly
silver simile
simple sin
sister sky
slam slavery
sleep smart
smile snow
soccer social
society softball
soldier solitude
sometimes son
song sorrow
sorry soulmate
sound space
spanish spiritual
spoken word sports
spring star
stars storm
strength stress
student success
suicide summer
sun sunset
sunshine surreal
sweet symbolism
sympathy tamil
teacher teachers day
technology teen
teenage thank you
thanks thanksgiving
thanksgiving day tiger
time today
together travel
tree tribute
true love trust
truth uplifting
urban urdu
usa vacation
valentines day vanity
veterans day violence
visionary vogon
voice volleyball
voyage war
water weather
wedding wife
wind wine
winter wisdom
woman women
word play words
work world
world war i world war ii
write writing
yellow youth
Submit Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

Short Old Poems

Short Old Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about Old by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about Old by length and keyword.

Minimum Length:  Maximum Length:  Sort Order:
One Keyword (like pickle):   

Short Poem Results

Short Old poem by Stephen Honor| Details | |

NO NAME

Many years
Life must end
I begin

Copyright © Stephen Honor | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by David De la Croes| Details | |

Everydayness VII

old age -
shaky hands
punctured feet

Copyright © David De la Croes | Year Posted 2016

Short Old poem by Eugene Harvey| Details | |

Buried

wisdom
tombed in graveyards
of doubt

© Eugene Harvey

Copyright © Eugene Harvey | Year Posted 2016


Short Old poem by RUDOLPH RINALDI| Details | |

prey

an invisible hawk
circles an invisible tree
prey could it be me

Copyright © RUDOLPH RINALDI | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by Nigel Fox| Details | |

Anne de Montmorency


Of old history I’m a bit of a fan
Here’s old Anne but he’s a man

Copyright © Nigel Fox | Year Posted 2011

Short Old poem by Julia Ward| Details | |

Vermouth

a glass of vermouth
in my aunt's old parlor 
an old bottle, then

Copyright © Julia Ward | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by Denise Morgan| Details | |

Old Gate

The rusty old gate,
knows your comings and goings-
Silent observer.

Copyright © Denise Morgan | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by Benjamin Wormwood| Details | |

Steeple

stone tower clutches the sky 
the golden rooster 
twisting in the blue

Copyright © Benjamin Wormwood | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by Ekso Ekso| Details | |

Hours in the Day

Hours in the day,
What for do they exist?
If only to be whittled away...

Copyright © Ekso Ekso | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by Janet Boebert| Details | |

Old Snow

old snow still lays white
crusted in ice yet hollow
treacherous stepping

Copyright © Janet Boebert | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by Jim Tidd| Details | |

VISIT TO JACKSONVILLE BEACH BAR

Smoke-filled noisy bar,
debauched disciples of dance,
I do not fit in.

Copyright © Jim Tidd | Year Posted 2013

Short Old poem by Robert Candler| Details | |

Hooey

"Just a state of mind",
Too often said of aging.
Get old... then say it.

Copyright © Robert Candler | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by R. e. taylor| Details | |

The Old Fish

The Old Fish

That old fish
Chasing a small silver lure
Hanging on my wall

Copyright © R. e. taylor | Year Posted 2012

Short Old poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

Quite a lad

An old man usually is glad
to be reputed quite a lad.

Volodymyr Knyr
2014

Copyright © Volodymyr Knyr | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by Septimiu Moldovan| Details | |

dinner

your face, a dish with soup
noodles instead wrinkles
senescence, a good taste

Copyright © Septimiu Moldovan | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by CJ Krieger| Details | |

Missverstandnis

Ich dachte, ich war faul geworden
Jetzt sehe ich, ich habe gerade alt geworden

Copyright © CJ Krieger | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by len carber| Details | |

a Haiku


Reluctant leaves fall
from the old tree showering
an old man walking.

Copyright © len carber | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by ismath haakifa| Details | |

the photograph

Tranquil looking visages

Of trio in sepia,

Will remain forever .

-Ism

Copyright © ismath haakifa | Year Posted 2016

Short Old poem by RUDOLPH RINALDI| Details | |

I LOST A WORD

I lost a word
Getting old
Looked everywhere 

And 
Over there
Found my keys

Copyright © RUDOLPH RINALDI | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by Thomas Martin| Details | |

Watching Myself

watching myself
in the mirror
once again
marvel how old men
all look the same

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by David Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic| Details | |

Never Grow Old

Don’t ever grow up ‘Cause I’ve been told, when you grow Up…You grow old!

Copyright © David Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic | Year Posted 2013

Short Old poem by Craig Glenister| Details | |

Wisdom's Gate

Knowing he knows not,
the old man leaps, clicks his heels.
His child touches ground.

Copyright © Craig Glenister | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by Maurice Rigoler| Details | |

Home for the Aged


     Waterlogged with life
like castaways washed up on
      the shore of old age.

Copyright © Maurice Rigoler | Year Posted 2016

Short Old poem by Thomas Martin| Details | |

Balzac

Balzac writing 
the night away
and taking a long piss
into the 19th century
chamber pot

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by Charles Henderson| Details | |

old towns

old towns
drenced in yesterday's
spoor of idleness
why repair broken 
panes in the window

Copyright © Charles Henderson | Year Posted 2016