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Abbey Poems | Examples of Abbey Poetry

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List of Abbey Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem C2 Official Oz Omission Freddie Robinson Jr. Epic abbey, child abuse, dark, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem The Little White Church Dennis Spilchuk Verse abbey, christian, culture, history, native
Premium Member Poem Evesham my town Tom Cunningham Free verse abbey, dedication, england,
Bath City And Proud Nick Trim Rhyme abbey, appreciation, celebration, city, england,
Premium Member Poem Covers My Hero Jack Ellison Limerick abbey, age,
Carolingian Minuscule matthew harris Free verse abbey, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Premium Member Poem The White Lady of Skipsea Leanne Lovejoy-Burton Free verse abbey, dark, fantasy, gothic, history,
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Premium Member Poem Hey Jude - Dedicated to Winged Warrior Silent One Pantoum abbey, love, music, tribute,
Premium Member Poem And time stood still Klio Tsitsikroni Free verse abbey, friendship, memory, missing you,
CHI - RHO IN THE BOOK OF KELLS Sidney Beck Imagism abbey, bible, history, ireland, religion,

This Gentle Mourning
by Craig Mahler
In an Abbey full,
a congregation still,
in awe of a Soul
beckoned by its Creator.
In solemn exchange
his joyous embraces,
his ever infectious smile
remains embedded forever,
for through his eyes
you...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, eulogy, funeral, loss,

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Peal the Bells
by craig cornish
Incessantly it trods and plods
perpetual the pendulum
so long before the abbey bells
tolled and told of hours passing
before the ticks and tocks of clocks
or shadows crept...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, life,

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A Moral Tragedy
by Emile Pinet
Emma was a little girl of fourteen
with an inquisitive mind and kind heart.
And on most days she'd drop by the Abbey
on her way home from...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, abuse, angst, dark, emotions,

WORDSWORTH A TRIBUTE PART I
by Sanket Jain
A romantic poet whose great talents grow.
More successful have more numbers of foe.
Lucy Poems and Tintern Abbey in mind deep go.
When he wrote Lyrical Ballads...

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Monorhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, analogy,

A Mortal Vow
by RONELO COLLAMAR
A MORTAL VOW


My one mind mends a mortal vow
And holds her cold hand ‘til the end
I knew I need my mother’s cow
To please the people...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, marriage,

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Bleeding Before Rome -1
by Justin Bordner
The bombers began to bleed
their heavy tears of death
from 20,000 feet above the breathless battlefield, 
B-17 Flying Fortress formations
moving with apocalyptic aplomb
the shadows of high...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, culture, heart, war, world

BOATSWAIN
by Pauline Connelly
INSCRIPTION ON THE MONUMENT OF A NEWFOUNDLAND DOG.

When some proud son of man returns to earth,
Unknown to glory, but upheld by birth,
The sculptor’s art exhausts...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, animal,

Artemisia, Part 11 of 12
by Michael Coy
(Pierantonio Stiattesi really existed.  He was somehow
on the periphery of the Gentileschi social circle.  Tassi
really did send him a sonnet entitled, “Change, change,
Stiattesi!”...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey,

At Sadie's Soul Food Grill
by Donal Mahoney
Otis was once a monk 
who took no vows, was
free to leave the abbey 
and eventually he did.  
I met him over chicken wings...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, food, religious,

Carnivorous cottage routine
by Taoi Chanan
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A whale in a pail is far more active in a gale or in copious amounts of hail. Putting money into sharks is a shifty...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, adventure, allah, allusion, analogy,

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MINI VACATION
by Kim Rodrigues
MINI VACATION

sweetness of four days
off in a row

to pitter, to dream, to combat
the clutter and dust, even the walls

how have i missed that? to dream
on...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, vacation,

The Mystery of Angels
by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen
The mystery about angels grows.
Beautiful pictures in the abbey
Do they haves wings, long gowns, and halos?
To see, what is the heavenly key?

Are angels celestial beings...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, angel,

Testimony
by Andrew Carnegie
					   			

					Distressed, I attest,
					Like not blessed,
					A voice in my head,
					Said out of bed,
					So I was led to
					A quiet church,
					As owls sang out,
					Midnight gone...

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Concrete | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, christian, death, faith, gospel,

Let Me Take You By The Hand
by Charmaine Chircop
Let me take you by the hand ,and lead you to St.Albans Abbey
Its at the far end of the lantern- lit alley.
Lets stroll along the...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, christmas, happiness,

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Emma's Epitaph
by Connie Marcum Wong
In the lough near Kylemore Abbey
Floats a little green fishing boat.
It wears with pride its battered paint,
From years of wear it lost its coat.

It made...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, death, devotion, tribute,

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REGRETTING CAKE
by Cindi Rockwell
So my friend said  his sister was saying her vows
In a low key church ceremony three weeks from now
No parties, no showers, no flowers,...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, fun, funny, humorous,

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Humanity's Best
by Emile Pinet
The nuns in the Abbey adore Emma
for she often visits them after school.
And volunteers her time and assistance
barely thirteen she believes nuns are cool.

It fills...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, beautiful, character, encouraging, feelings,

Downton Abbey
by Sara Chansarkar
Drama centered on an aristocratic British family in
Old times- early twentieth century
Waited on by butlers, footmen, maids and valets
Noble families lived wrapped in luxury, night...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, family,

Rearview Mirror
by S.Jagathsimhan Nair
Rear view mirror

Objects, objectively put, are  closer  
than they  appear. But it doesn’t say it all. 
With the fair signs that spewed...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, life,

Cities
by Mike Jones
The big debate : “What is a city ?” –
A town created by a charter
And often with cathedral church
But sometimes with an ancient abbey.

St David's,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abbey, urban,