Action Poems - Below
are popular examples of all types of action 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 action.
Freedom's Color Categories: action, 12th grade, abuse, allah, america, anniversary, appreciation, Form: Free verse
America knows the truth.
Their flag echoes their heart.
Red, white and royal, chieftain-blue.
It fills some with hope,
others feel fear.
Red, for hardened valor,
bought with the blood of both men and women.
Purchased with their sons...Read More
The Knot Categories: action, allegory, allusion, analogy, angst, appreciation, assonance, family, Form: Quatrain
Where all of us would gather
we'd always see the roth.
Where family causing friendship
was query to the troth.
And everything we'd spoken
was words etched into life
Where flowing as they settled
were fears come back as trife.
That everything we wondered
were words we didn't like
A New Kind of Love Categories: action, culture, love, urban, Form: Verse
Transcending physical pleasure
A new kind of love comes to me
The clouds above are smiling
As this new love dances through the depths of my soul
In the heart of the city
a single flower rises from the pavement
Hang on,...Read More
Three Greats Categories: action, bible, faith, hope, love, Form: Free verse
Faith has been said to be the substance of things for which we Hope
and the evidence of things we do not see. Substance and evidence.
The substance is reality and evidence is proof or grounds for belief.
Hope looks forward to...Read More
Feliz cumpleanos la senora Dunning Categories: action, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, adventure, Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Feliz cumpleaños la señora Dunning
Fifty seven orbitz didst elapse
circling with thee around the sun
and nary sign ye will collapse
anytime soon, I hoop fully reckon
untold massages nervously
await to cross proper synapse.
Foolhardy of me
(doubting Thomas) in previous
years perhaps spiteful and mean
to forego...Read More
THE WORLD HAS GONE CRAZY Categories: action, change, crazy, sad, world, Form: Prose
Everything is 'normal' - the balance has shifted,
even lady footballers have suddenly become gifted,
electric cars and now public trips to the stars,
it's said that certain sexual people may be banned from bars.
I'm not smoking in Bhutan but vaping in Uzbekistan,
Reversing Litmus Categories: action, abuse, conflict, forgiveness, friend, friendship, i love Form: Couplet
With you, life has given me an advantage
I've played with the switch and misused the voltage
I've made our connection susceptible to cancer
and created more questions, difficult to answer
I've landed us in a place of unpleasant temperatures
redemption then creates a schedule...Read More
Trapped Categories: action, allah, angel, anti bullying, anxiety, arabic, atheist, Form: Narrative
An imprisoned animal walks the bars back and forth at the zoo.
I have seen my guy do the same thing in the garage.
You might think, perhaps I should be concerned?
Why would I consider them similar at all?
Forgiveness Categories: action, education, god, inspiration, inspirational, integrity, psychological, spiritual, Form: Free verse
Forgive my heart,
for my mind did sin.
For to temptation,
it did give in.
But not my heart,
true to you it did stay!
So why for my minds mistake,
should it pay?
Not through my actions,
but through my thoughts, I did wrong.
If you must, blame my...Read More
Africa Rising Categories: action, africa, beautiful, celebration, emotions, fate, hope, love, Form: Free verse
How long will people die at the hands of mercenaries
How long will I be ridiculed on my own continent
How long will nature endure the harm being done to the land
There’s no place like home, no place like Africa.
Africa rising, what...Read More
change the opening theme and we gotta deal Categories: action, dance, guitar, introspection, music, myth, smart, sports, Form: Elegiac Lyric
from the tagboard media group.....
the Kelp Seaworthy Report....
Kelp)......... did you know, that Saturday Night Wrestling
returns to the Mid-Town Civic Center
get your tickets now..... we know the people In Dolbane
like there wrestling.. and we gotta line-up
They negotiated to get...Read More
LIVING THE DREAM Categories: action, blessing, christian, dream, faith, god, jesus, uplifting, Form: Light Verse
Living my dream bereft of reality pressure
I zoom toward faith-venture’s pleasure
As a princess with eternal treasure
Sharing blessings beyond measure.
Being the daughter of a sovereign so powerful
I’ll advocate for our kingdom to be healthily beautiful
Along the multiplication of loving...Read More
Train Crash Categories: action, bereavement, child, class, death, grief, travel, Form: Blank verse
By now you must have heard the news he brought
about that train that crashed last night in Perth.
He said there were twelve deaths confirmed at once,
but more could be added to that total.
He thinks there were more than fifty injured...Read More
As History's Made Categories: action, hero, history, remember, Form: Rhyme
In the heat of the action
shots ringing out
When the battle is pitched
'midst cries and shouts
As history's made
and heroes emerge
Retreats and advances
tides turn and surge
Now's no time for fleeting
To Show and Not to Tell Categories: action, 6th grade, love, Form: Rhyme
(a Magic 9 poem)
To show you my love,
I need to take action.
My words are not enough,
Nor are emoji blowing kisses.
Reservation makes it tough
To express how I feel.
It's easier to stroke a dove,
To give it my affection,
Than to shower you with...Read More
MARRIAGE a unit of one Categories: action, christian, marriage, Form: Didactic
a unity of action
AM BRAVE Categories: action, abuse, courage, Form: Free verse
My love and all that was mine, is obliviosly wound in labyrinth subservient conditions for a sane love story yield
My love and and all that was mine is tilled beneath the battle-heroic action remnants.
Impregnable fortified Donjon Categories: action, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, corruption, Form: Political Verse
Alias indomitable invincible
Donald John Trump oozes wrath
inexorably plunging every species
of life toward apocalyptic warpath
mercilessly threatentens world
wide web promising bloodbath
validating ex post facto commander
in chief as nonpareil sociopath
hence... this call to arms gives run
for money challenging any psychopath
lest inevitable according to...Read More
PURE FANTASY EPISODE 2 A visit from Mars Categories: action, planet, Form: Rhyme
Please read Episode 1 of PURE FANTASY to follow throu
On a friendly mission we arrived
Willing and ready to extend,
Our hand to the people of earth
I came to this planet as a friend
From my home which is Planet Mars,
President and...Read More
The Tongues Tribute Categories: action, appreciation, care, encouraging, uplifting, words, Form: Rhyme
You don’t need cash on hand
or a plastic credit card
to give this meaningful gift
of cordial, kind regard.
A smile evoking action
of words that are well spent,
simply open up your mouth
and pay a compliment.
One Moment At A Time Categories: action, abortion, absence, addiction, age, allah, anger, angst, Form: Narrative
Wherever, or whenever, or albeit whatever surrendered for any and all of us to apply ourselves towards, this ever-continuing effort of surrender:
Regardless of any and all the perceived conditions or expectations or limitations that I try and let go of...Read More
My Worthless Opinion Categories: action, how i feel, Form: Rhyme
No one is entitled to their own opinion,
because opinions alone accomplishes absolutely nothing,
unless those opinions,
are backed with evidence or solutions,
followed with proof and problem solving action.
Opinions alone are nothing more than whining and complaining,..
.. and that is my worthless opinion....Read More
NEW AGE DYNAMICS 2 Categories: action, blessing, Form: Free verse
NEW AGE DYNAMICS 2
New possibilities call
To brave old souls
To unhinge odd madness
Forge time and space
With good intentions
Surge ahead briskly
With bold visions
As firm attention
Empowers stern action
03 October 2019
Rhingaul Grasper's Adventures Categories: action, adventure, animal, business, celebrity, culture, hero, music, Form: Cowboy
thinking it was done in our favor
we quickly found that it had neither
been rehersted or a proper procedure
to evade it's occurrence: had been
sequensed into a plan for
i paused to think, knowing
this animal could destroy us all!
I never losted focus...Read More
Peace And Poverty Categories: action, addiction, allah, america, anger, angst, atheist, beauty, Form: Prose Poetry
What is, success,
if this is not a considerable
in either direction;
So, the mind and the heart,
close, or remain open -
upon taking action,
or; upon remaining idle.
Yes; the drought;
continues with us,
or; our ever-joyous
47 words above continuing.