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Cinquain Introspection Poems | Cinquain Poems About Introspection

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over rainbows
singing the present thought
since newborn, beats the sheltered heart

Copyright © James Marshall Goff | Year Posted 2009

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Inner Strength

I begin each morning eager for the day
Working for the good of mankind 
Come what may
There have been many hurdles along my way
For some reason unbeknownst to me
I do not stray
This soul is strong in spite of it's emotional dismay
My spirit is my strength today
And guides my life in every way.....

Copyright © Ninette Carey | Year Posted 2014

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Cinquain 2

Men live
in constant dread
of nonexistent ills.
We delve below the obvious
for thrills.

Copyright © Leo Larry Amadore | Year Posted 2012

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Up and Down We Go

Does not change theme
Up and down, we go far
Coming back from where we began
Need Map

©Holly P. Moore
   December 2012

Copyright © HOLLY MOORE | Year Posted 2012

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I do not feel
My skin is numb when touched
Still waiting for the day to come

©Holly P. Moore
   November 2012

Copyright © HOLLY MOORE | Year Posted 2012

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Cell Phone Sickness

                               Cell Phone
                              Busy Device
                            Ringing, Living, Draining
                       Needed, In Touch, Emails, Facebook

Copyright © Doreen Wright | Year Posted 2012

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Precious Commodity

time precious commodity passing winds blow salt, sand of life vanished

Copyright © Ann Roske | Year Posted 2012

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A Virtue

Patience calm aura tolerance gladly exercised actions peaceful, thoughts clear acceptance

Copyright © Ann Roske | Year Posted 2012

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Knowledge palace
Filled with future fantasies
Diving in new and new vocabularies
Fast door of success
Wonderful school!

Copyright © janet muthoni | Year Posted 2012

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Two Left Feet

I tried
bending words
with sincere hope
only to discover my right intentions
went left!

© All Rights Reserved

.......For Barbara's Contest

Copyright © James Marshall Goff | Year Posted 2010

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City Bus (Cinquain)

This bus
Carries mixed thoughts
The thinking zone on wheels
No talking, only wild thoughts
That’s us

© Jonathan, 4/6/08

Copyright © Jonathan Parrish | Year Posted 2008

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Noise Sharp sound Crashing into conscious jarring vibrations, jagged edges confused

Copyright © Ann Roske | Year Posted 2012

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a mental spur
from a Chinese tree with
fan-shaped leaves that makes tea and thought

Copyright © Effie Blake | Year Posted 2006

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Cinquain Nine

follows me
as I walk
I am left wondering

Copyright © Richard Lamoureux | Year Posted 2013

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Seconds form every day swiftly or slowly pass as a droplet of water drips in time
Traditional Cinquain

Copyright © Sara Kendrick | Year Posted 2013

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Pivot Point

Balance symmetrical existence life divided equally peaceful calm, steady thoughts equilibrium

Copyright © Ann Roske | Year Posted 2012

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all need some, for
they have the gift of life
in them.  this is what is to be

Copyright © Effie Blake | Year Posted 2006

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Mirror, Mirror

Self reflection,
My essence is showing,
Inner secrets may be revealed,

Copyright © Frank Polgar | Year Posted 2012

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Sunshine Promises

warming spirit
breaking through rain clouds
promise for bare shoulders nude legs
bare feet


Note:  Inspired by some sunshine today! 

Copyright © Annalise Brigham...a.k.a. Audrey Haick | Year Posted 2011

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True reliance
Open invitation
Confidence poured into vessels


For:  Catie's "Traditional Cinquain" Contest

Copyright © Annalise Brigham...a.k.a. Audrey Haick | Year Posted 2011

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REDEMPTION - for contest


of broken dreams
haunt the edge of sunrise,
awakening the beauty of
each piece.


submitted to – Fragment of Life – Poetry contest
sponsor – Broken Wings

Copyright © John lawless | Year Posted 2016

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Ant Farm

ant farm:
an all-seeing
look at colony life's
structure.  care for it.  learn from its

Copyright © Effie Blake | Year Posted 2006

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Emotional Jars

fragile vessels
falling to pieces
liberating the stifled emotions				

Copyright © Diana-Marie Bombardieri | Year Posted 2012

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Another Miracle

Life surrounds us with miracles each and every day
Blinded are the people who don’t see the wonder display

A child who’s born with ten fingers and ten tiny perfect toes
A child who’s free from illness and healthy as he continually grows

A single mother struggling to ensure the ability to survive
Facing endless obstacles; her child’s health promotes her drive

A troubled lost soul in dire need, of a kind helping loving hand
His suicidal thoughts evaporate; a now vanished forever disband 

An atheist whose religion is filled with hatred and disbelief
As he takes his very last breath, the Lord’s love fills his voided grief

An elderly couple who’s family is misplaced and sadly out of touch
A homeless needy puppy who’s love has given them simply so much 

An abused neglected child dwelling inside a house of dead
Blessed is the hero who saves this child of dread

A once successful entrepreneur who’s lost everything he once had
Homeless in need of shelter, a “nobody” lends him a helping hand

Miracles are all around us, if we only take the time to truly see
That the next one in need of a miracle could surely be you or me

© Stacy Lynn Stiles

Copyright © Stacy Stiles | Year Posted 2007

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There No Rest

There No Rest

I can't hear you
I can't see you
I must be losing my mind

Our sanity is losing it pace
Shall this trio fall into madness
Let us fall for we shall never break

Must we see day as or time to rest
Must we see night as or time to play
Where going feel every second painfully

I touch your head
I touch you lips
I touch you chin

I release you
I trap you
I watch you


I give you birth
I take your life
I give you peace

Let sleep
Let lay our heads
At least we know 

We are protected

Copyright © Marcedies Rhodes | Year Posted 2012

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quiet, serene
calm focused presence
turmoil erased, inner peace

Copyright © Ann Roske | Year Posted 2013

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Cinquain Eleven

deep within
to find youself
waiting there to grab

Copyright © Richard Lamoureux | Year Posted 2013

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Are We?

Are we
far enough gone
to forsake any child
to a bitter, numbing neglect?
Are we?

Copyright © Gerard Keogh Jr. | Year Posted 2010

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Peace needs a Prince

We feel
Such offense when
We look upon hatred
And its deadly applications,
That keeps
Peace just a dream
We come to see what works
And we judge those who seek to play
War games.

But when 
Hurt by someone
Personally, those friends
That you have cared about, helped and 
You felt perhaps
They were misunderstood
And one fine day, they turn on you
And use
The steps
You took for them, 
Against you, in a logic
Of their own, that respects not
Your gift
By the feeling
Of betrayal even
When you know, a gift is given
The pain
Cuts deep, tearing
The heart apart, bleeding
And your hopes for peace strongly

You find
That the conflicts
In our world has taken
Wider proportion, peace further 
At bay.
The sun comes out
Clears the clouds in your heart
Restoring faith, hope and the love

Please God
The only one
Who can show us the way
To peace is your son whom many

By CarolineCécile
Copyright © 05.02.11

Copyright © Caroline Cécile Delacroix | Year Posted 2011

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Just a Phase of the Moon

A false
promise cascades 
over black satin in
skies just beyond the midnight hour
gone deaf.

strings play silent,
old, memories waking 
a long forgotten orchestra 
once mute.

The chant
of heartbeats thump
as thunderous thoughts churn
crescendos of mixed emotions
that scorch.

The tails
of fallen stars
wag their cleft tongues and taunt
for dead wishes of love to be

Such sad
golden eyes are
blind and yet still see all.
Each lie dashes the truth and kills
a dream.

The truth
is prisoner
in lairs of midnight lies.
Serpents coil around tomorrow's

The ghost
of deception 
binds the spirit but it's
just a phase of the midnight moon;
and me.

This star
will not fall from
the midnight sky because
it floats on confidence, not love;
not lies.

Copyright © Jean Marble | Year Posted 2010