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Affectless Poems

Affectless Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of affectless 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 affectless.

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Premium Member To speak
How we long to   speak and yet we’re dumb
Fearing   we shall sound like ignorant fools
Waiting for our first   communion

When will  we feel safe, not quiet nor numb?
Alexithmyic,affectless,how cruel
How we long to speak, why...Read More
Categories: affectless, absence, allegory, angel, emotions, missing, spoken word,
Form: Villanelle



Brave: Gravity
Petals: pristine~pure desire float
lullabies roam aspheric space
touches reached just out of scope

Brave: gravity glides on outspread wings
with the willow weeping sullenly low
blanket in balance a presence bestows

Tight: comfort held in passion's show
lightening a starless~sterile sky
sacred secrets whispered overnight

Dawn: feelings warmed...Read More
Categories: affectless, analogy, nature,
Form: Free verse