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Asleep Poems - Poems about Asleep

Asleep Poems - Examples of all types of poems about asleep 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 asleep.
Premium Member You Traitor
...d dress   My friend who’s called Simon gave me a blue diamond So now I’m ready for the task So how can it be, she’s asleep next to me I’d rather hoped she would take the mast But I’ve always had a half empty glass So now I don’t know......Read More
Categories: asleep, anxiety, passion,
Form: Rhyme



dawn of man
... blow petal off a rhododendron, a magic carpet on a whitewashed wall sunlight and shadow dance. The dogs were still asleep, the cock had not crewed Quietness, except for an old man fearing his death his solace is in the day. A plan......Read More
Categories: asleep, absence, abuse, angel, anti
Form: Prose Poetry
the smallest life
...the narrow track leading into the bushes, I picked up a tiny field mouse held in the palm of my hand where it fell asleep. The tiny life was white and brown had eyes, heart and lungs like me. What what’s next? I could not stay here a......Read More
Categories: asleep, 3rd grade, absence, beach,
Form: Blank verse
Spilled Cream
...ouded girl feels crystal flakes on her face as she walks separate from the group of students within the milled land asleep still within a dream. A tiny abandoned bird's nest is revealed amongst a tree's branches, with berries that ......Read More
Categories: asleep, allusion, beautiful, bird, blessing,
Form: Prose Poetry
Captivate
...rouded feels crystal flakes on her face as she walks separate from the group of students within the milled land asleep still within a dream. A tiny abandoned bird's nest is revealed amongst a tree's branches as the last fe......Read More
Categories: asleep, allusion, beautiful, bird, blessing,
Form: Prose Poetry



Remember This
... I hope you remember this My love will always keep you and even when you are fast asleep, you can dream of every star in our skies as we wait the sun to rise When pi......Read More
Categories: asleep, i love you, love,
Form: Rhyme
Cosmic Glitter in the Coalsack
...s’ sweep. The laughing brooks on hillsides leap, though loons lament while willows weep. Still humankind seems sound asleep to deeds they sow and what they’ll reap. Yet mindless soils of mires and mucks can sprout a forget-me-not pl......Read More
Categories: asleep, dark, earth, humanity, life,
Form: Verse
Cat skills
...n. Avoiding the inevitable waning of the shadows, they retreat with green, prismed eyes narrowing, half-awake, half- asleep, to a corner of the windowsill. Crouching behind the curtain’s edge, they brace themselves one last time, in ......Read More
Categories: asleep, adventure, animal, cat, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WALKING IN RAGGED SHOES A DOZEN MILES-
...ined child think in your mind the times of strife you have beating in your heart your last blood you bleed less go asleep and as you wake you awake just to sleep and all your dreams you've been denied come and go run and hide Ove......Read More
Categories: asleep, adventure, analogy, anxiety, destiny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Freezer Mice
...they plunged into ice Instantly boiled then instantly frozen None were to question the planet they'd chosen An epoch asleep in an Antarctic crater They wake in the hand of a land excavator   Wires in their heads which meant sleeping w......Read More
Categories: asleep, adventure, fantasy, hero,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Silence of a Library
...all as the sunsets And the temperature drops The lights come on automatically And we play until the dawn and Fall asleep between the swing sets......Read More
Categories: asleep, adventure,
Form: Free verse
Poetry Oblivion
...y words and images Mind is as dark as obsidian Abounding with musing-filled pages Thoughts flow freely when one is asleep Vanishing in the fog of daylight You’ve got to rack your mind and dig deep If you want something worthy to wri......Read More
Categories: asleep, inspiration, poetry, writing,
Form: Quatrain
PTSD Prayer
...scream Keep the nightmares far away Don't let me watch The death replay. Let me have One peaceful night To stay asleep until the light. Don't let me wake to sob and cry Over and over I've watched them die. Just a few hours in a......Read More
Categories: asleep, cry, death, grief, how
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member His Story
...owly It was the bottle she did yearn There were no meals on the table No heating or warm clothes in a drawer Mums asleep on the couch again Empty bottles on the floor His mother gradually wasted away Her eyes became yellow and b......Read More
Categories: asleep, addiction, change, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Maggie And The Valentine Roses
...as as cold as the Dickens, and no one showed up Scrunching a blanket in a corner she hugged her twelve roses and fell asleep "Wake up pretty Maggie" came the voice of a rose who had seen better days but she slept slept and slept, no P......Read More
Categories: asleep, appreciation,
Form: Narrative

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