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Afternoon Poems - Poems about Afternoon

Afternoon Poems - Examples of all types of poems about afternoon to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for afternoon.

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Who Needs Princes
...Shannon watched a royal wedding one afternoon on the TV, the flowers, coaches, and garlands, all the pomp and majesty, the fancy gowns and ornate hats, ......Read More
Categories: afternoon, emotions, fantasy, imagery, love,
Form: Narrative

Does My Life Matter To You
...ning Churches, Mosques, or Hanging Black, Chinese, and Native American Men and Women In a Tree, Will Seem Like a Sunday Afternoon Treat, or Picnic Event. IF My Life Does Not Matter To You, Then WHY Should I Continue to Build Your Sch......Read More
Categories: afternoon, america, black african american,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member One More Rosey Trip
...e brain) She tells me all about the pretty pixels of her favorite videos All eager to destroy what's left of the afternoon (I try to convince her of the pretty pixies hiding in the azalea blooms) She wonders how far we'll go,......Read More
Categories: afternoon, child, childhood, cute love,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member BOXER
...t on the sidewalks working, breathing hard, dancing and pivoting like a big circus bear, punching the air on a cold afternoon before wary passing strangers who tried not to notice, in a town far away! ......Read More
Categories: afternoon, age,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Early Spring Dawning
...expectations out of limbo With the entire day lying ahead, before me spawning promising unknown joys, perhaps, an afternoon rainbow. Before the splendor of it all, I find myself fawning Ah, thoughts of being alive my emotions ove......Read More
Categories: afternoon, emotions, hope, morning, spring,
Form: Roundel

Premium Member People on Parade
...he bikers blasting rap, The nannies wheeling babies Holding toys or in a nap. A New York stew of humans Makes the afternoon so nice, The flavors so appealing With variety the spice. ......Read More
Categories: afternoon, new york, people,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Petunias
...Their normal rhythm all too soon, Returning home each afternoon For tea and cakes in the dining room, When......Read More
Categories: afternoon, color, day, flower, home,
Form: Roundel
Haiku's temple 45
...Mid afternoon wind, and wave stir, label:-, anti clockwise fun?.......Read More
Categories: afternoon, adventure, love,
Form: Haiku
Reckoning with lifelong despair
...Which late afternoon/ early evening today adventuristic, edenic, and idyllic April 13th, 2021 pitch perfect weather serves as t......Read More
Categories: afternoon, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Egyptian Lotus
...Egyptian blue lotus parades her truth blooming every morning assuring us of the cycle of life She closes up in the afternoon Can we all turn into a lotus after death? Or is this honor reserved for pharaohs? She bewitches us, this bl......Read More
Categories: afternoon, flower,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tradition Of An Island Town
...this island town. A melody, that birds join in to sing, floating on air it's heard all around. Morning slips into afternoon, in the sky a glimmer of light. Hinting there may be sunlight soon, before the day fades into night. A s......Read More
Categories: afternoon, appreciation, beach, sea, sky,
Form: Rhyme
Long Strand
...ns of sand grains between you and me. I hear the wispy reeds dancing in the dunes On Long Strand on a sunny August afternoon. I lie amongst the smooth stones under the sky. Where cotton-ball clouds go sailing by. I feel boats ou......Read More
Categories: afternoon, august, beach, boat, fishing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member reminiscence of seasons as I pass by beneath the trees that hug me in a midday spring walk the scent of roses in my porch on summer’s afternoon delight as I re -read old favourite books I reminisce, I miss 10 April 2021 For “I reminisce, I miss......Read More
Categories: afternoon, memory, seasons,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member MIDSUMMER DIP
...oracious heat as I drizzle sweet lemonade on my dehydrated tongue. I dip my toes into the fondant of lemon afternoon. You’ll find me wading in the aquamarine swoon. My coral-colored swimsuit, one piece tease ......Read More
Categories: afternoon, color, summer,
Form: Rhyme
... I saw the the yellow compunction of my generation destroyed, How I mourned the repentance. Whip. whip, whip. One afternoon I said to myself, "Why isn't the fellowman more extraordinary?" Down, down, down into the darkness of the fe......Read More
Categories: afternoon, allegory, bereavement, black love,
Form: Dramatic Verse

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