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Acute Poems

Acute Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of acute 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 acute.

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Arriving in the middle of the night,
anguish faced me head on,
it woke me up with a start,
a feeling of acute distress
as I recalled jumping off a cliff
and landing into the ocean below,
my body landed into the watery brine,
sinking into a...Read More
Categories: acute, dream, fantasy, fear, ocean, suicide,
Form: Free verse

Am not here to contest I confess, but to educate on the covid-19 case which isn’t a joke like joker 2019.
First & foremost its my obligation to pass my conciliation to every nation without any hesitation of my condolence &...Read More
Categories: acute, allusion, creation, cute love,
Form: ABC
Premium Member King Cyrus The Great

So; here comes the story of that, King Cyrus the Great 
Whose history for some of us; is still well up for debate

But; it’s such a darn good story, it well deserves a rate
King Cyrus; born...Read More
Categories: acute, history, leadership, literature, word play,
Form: Epic
I control my thoughts
A grueling midday hush
The silent truth, revealed
Acute, unwelcome touch
I resent the way it feels

At war inside my mind
A self destructive fight
 I stay 10 steps behind 
Great howl with little bite

Flawed from outside in
Plagued by potent shame
Relief defined by sin
The...Read More
Categories: acute, anxiety, depression,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member You Stole My Heart
Sleeping is for others
My feelings so hard and brittle
Keep me awake wondering what I have done wrong
Was it me even or was it you?
Your lively run from stagnancy always amazed me.

Why did you forsake me?
What did I do?
Can we start...Read More
Categories: acute, lost love,
Form: Free verse

Epigrams IV
Sex Hex
by Michael R. Burch

Love’s full of cute paradoxes
(and highly acute poxes).

by Michael R. Burch

Love is either wholly folly,
or fully holy.

Nun Fun Undone
by Michael R. Burch

are not for excesses!

Here and Hereafter
by Michael R. Burch

Life’s saving graces are love, pleasure, laughter...Read More
Categories: acute, bible, christian, death, funeral, god, grave, religion,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member No Longer Longing
ethereal coupling 
waiting finally over
coming together as one soul
surrounded by ancestral bliss
unsurmountable moon magic

summoned by the gods
of love and lust 
acute wanting finally satisfied
no longer longing for moments like this
this memory lasting forever 
in both of their souls

Written 1-23-2019
Contest: Picture...Read More
Categories: acute, romantic love,
Form: Free verse
Reclusive rhymester ruminates
Alone within emotional wilderness
(mine) biding leisure time
January 19th, 2020
without reason nor rhyme,
yet woke with sublime

pained acute awareness,
how once prime
merrily rightful autochthonous occupants
their land stole equivalent value
not much more'n dime.

Simple man dwells admiring
mother nature's architrave
home of the free land of the...Read More
Categories: acute, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, abuse,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member The Graduate
Sweet blooms in golden hour's wake,
As a diploma is given with handshake.
To blue-gold skies over glassy lake,
Scarlet redbird, the clouds overtake!

Nature is alive, and so is the degree,
And just no telling what all will be!
Like midnight stars in afar enormity,
Or...Read More
Categories: acute, daughter, future, graduation, growing up, hope, joy,
Form: Rhyme
My Dogs Eleventh Year

It doesn’t seem possible I tell myself –
eleven years already and going on twelve!
I suppose I should have a party – a piece

of prime beef lit with eleven candles. 
But he’d never get close enough to blow them out.
So it...Read More
Categories: acute, dog, humor,
Form: Light Verse

sing with howls of wind
Consumed in flash madness
I started to climb the mountain 
from trivial to acute throes of life
at the peak none was sad
I want to sing, I want to cry
with the howls of wind
an urge to jump, free as a bird
for the...Read More
Categories: acute, anxiety, conflict, emotions, solitude, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member New 2020 ReSolutions
I will not substitute:

Wealthy ends
for healthy means,

Christmas climaxes
for everyday robust Advent,

for Yintegrity,

for creative process,

Visual resilience
for audible resonance,

Objective resolution
for subjectively felt inclusion,

EgoFulfilling analogy
for EcoHealing metaphor,

Unchanging affluent paradigms
for effluent polyphonic polypaths,

Atomic wholes
for wave-linear co-relationships,

Nomial being
for bilateral becoming,

Well-rhymed and metered lyrics
for rapturous musical...Read More
Categories: acute, health, humanity, humor, integrity, life, love, new
Form: Political Verse
The sound of tears last night

True tears that last the night 
dry in the duty of a dirty glass 
lined with lipstick to remind me 

Alone and acute to the air above 
advising and accusing the actions 
into a bell shaped delirium for you

A morning...Read More
Categories: acute, lost love,
Form: Free verse
Epigrams II
Epigrams II

Sex Hex
by Michael R. Burch

Love's full of cute paradoxes
(and highly acute poxes).
Midnight Stairclimber
by Michael R. Burch

is at first great sweaty recreation,
then—long, long after the sex dies—
the source of endless exercise.


The One True Poem
by Michael R. Burch

Love was...Read More
Categories: acute, irony, language, literature, perspective, philosophy, poems, writing,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member The Unimpressed Owl
Regally stationed on a branch
The wide eyed owl stared acute
His capable vision saw it all
But still he did not give a hoot!
...Read More
Categories: acute, angst, bird, humor,
Form: Quatrain
Needle less explanation concerning
Needle less explanation concerning...

Fabled, faded, and faint scars courtesy varicella,  
a highly contagious infection caused 
by varicella zoster virus can still be seen
unlike kids today inoculated during childhood,
thus youngsters deprived mild fever and 
rash of itchy inflamed blisters yours truly
contracted said infection bedridden, and
served tall glass...Read More
Categories: acute, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, kid,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member An Aging Poet
For poetry, I'll need to see
Let the battle of switches begin
From the wall switch to the light
"Which one is it?" never ends!

An aging poet, past my prime
My memory now is not acute
In truth it has been in decline
Ever since I...Read More
Categories: acute, confusion, humorous, lost, memory,
Form: Quatrain
Crossed Off the List
Do you love to stand upright for the truth?
Or do you love it more,
bending to lies
At an acute angle forty five

Degrees of false moderation
permits you to have
an unhealthy tolerance for half-pint truth

Do you have a taste
for liquor moral malaise?
If so,...Read More
Categories: acute, dark, death, spiritual, truth,
Form: Elegy
Hasty Decision

Did you hear the tragic news about Estelle?
From the twentieth floor of a New York hotel
she hurled herself, an apparent suicide.
What made the tragedy even more acute
her inconsolable husband followed suit –
a hasty decision he definitely shouldn't
have made, for unknown...Read More
Categories: acute, dark, humor,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Tee-shirt, old jeans
The question, urgent and acute, that fashion
asks every woman daily: what does she
prefer? A Ricci’s chic, a chilly passion
of Ungaro, an ease of Givenchy?

What’s better? A dramatically black look
or, say, an all-white? A silk cape with strappy 
heels or a...Read More
Categories: acute, fashion,
Form: Rhyme
Glimpse of love
Blinking my eyes; tears to rain
piercing my heart again and
Hopes though dim
my soul yearns to love floating on
fairy fins.
Getting awake after acute ached
core of liking are flying
Wearing a robe irk and igniting
fantasy to 

...Read More
Categories: acute, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member As We Age

As we age, certain things change drastically
Our hearing gets more acute dramatically
Other things decline
Things don't align
One eye looks south, one looks right enthusiastically

...Read More
Categories: acute, age,
Form: Limerick
The new hope of life

Each and all are happy with the, "Ashaar",
The season of rain
It overwhelm the heart and soul
With its sweet melody
Rim zhin 

The atmosphere is turbulent today 
With the ceaseless dropping of rain,
The air is violent with its curving motion. 
But poor...Read More
Categories: acute, environment,
Form: Free verse
Ultimate realization
The sky has became heavy with a lot of pain
Moaning and roaring in acute misery
Peace of mind has gone and
Night becomes nightmare
Again and again.
Remembering the sweet melody of your voice
My heart and soul has broken into pieces;  
It's overwhelmed...Read More
Categories: acute, cry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I'll Name It-
In the sportive abode of emotion-

The heaven-
an alluring fairytale garden,
by hearing this word happiest pleasure comes
in the belief of every breath!

The hell-
a terrible fictional place,
by hearing this word acute anguish comes
in the silent tour of every vein!

If you want heaven...Read More
Categories: acute, humanity, suicide,
Form: Free verse