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Abstracting Poems

Abstracting Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of abstracting poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for abstracting.

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The Harbinger of Doom
I descended the wretched trench of lies with willing defeat,
My heart severed too many times to ever even care
Of what horrors lay beneath

I face the unknown with a corrupt thirst
I have seen these familiar twisted faces, 
And I greed for...Read More
Categories: abstracting, adventure, anger, angst, anxiety, conflict, dark, death,
Form: Free verse



Count thy Blessings
Count thy Blessings

Count thy blessings, name them one by one
Compose thyself as pythons do on their preys
Ignite thy spirit to the rising sun
Rejoice with thy hands for points of thy being.

Compose thy songs with a theme of pure praise
Shout a...Read More
Categories: abstracting, anniversary, beauty, caregiving, freedom, thank you, thanksgiving,
Form: Sonnet
Shadow Attention Stalking
A claim from me of your shadow is the attention of my own, 
and when you point to mine as well we then become the same. 
Should this then be justified, to move our selves to this? 
I will say...Read More
Categories: abstracting, death, education, friendship, parody, romance, memory, memory,
Form: Free verse
The Kiteless Girl
Girls and boys everywhere,
soaring their kites high above air
on Riverdale hill.

Everyone was smiling;
everyone was gleaming with joy
as their paper toys
from all shapes and sizes
rise beyond the clouds;
everyone except me.

I stared at the colorful blotches
that splatters and scatters the skies,
abstracting and...Read More
Categories: abstracting, places
Form: Narrative
Romance on Dubain Sands
Random thoughts on a roulette grid, softly sifts on Dubain sands
Edge of heaven I cannot see, yet see you, I do, my bestest friend.
Keystone of bliss, you carry along; strumming softly its guitar strands
Hand in hand, cheek to cheek, glued...Read More
Categories: abstracting, devotion, friendship, happiness, hope, love, wife, together,
Form: Acrostic