Ballad Poems | Examples of Ballad Poetry

Ballad Poems. Below are examples of ballad poems. This list of poetry in the ballad format or form is composed of the works from modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. A ballad is a type of poem that narrates a story in the form of short stanzas. Share and read ballad poem examples. See a comprehensive ballad definition with format, rules, and structure of the poetry form.


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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
A Smile Of Beauty Mike Reed Ballad appreciation,
open up raphael foster Ballad prayer, religion,
WHAT WORD HAVE THEY AH YE WHO SPEAKS Allan Terry Ballad culture, encouraging, fruit, integrity,
one night at Skipper Dan's Lunchtable Allan Terry Ballad adventure, beach, courage, fish,
shout up and do-it Allan Terry Ballad baseball, basketball, film, football,
worry about something, something I need to say Allan Terry Ballad beauty, break up, clothes,
love my wife Allan Terry Ballad character, courage, desire, devotion,
Old curled photographs Paul Warren Ballad memory,
Deterrence Apparently Paul Warren Ballad war,
The camera never lies Paul Warren Ballad truth,

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When the words flow
by Paul Warren
Let me hear the truth
It can be so easy 
When the words flow
To hear what you want
And not be the whole
For people will deceive 
So...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: truth,

Gaping open wounds
by Paul Warren
Gaping open wounds that never heal 
Is this what is for each of us is the real deal
Sometimes it’s the pain
That in the end remains

You...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: life,

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The Lords Mist
by Ninette Carey
My Lord continue to shower apon me
Strengthen the roots of thy words
As a vine reaching up to the heavens
A Cross of lattice has fastened thy...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: blessing, devotion, drink, prayer,

My Engel
by Roughneck Tsepo Malaza
Evening comes with brightness
That will never end,that brightness
It's you with your light face,your
Glowing eyes,you are the Engel indeed

I love the way you make me happy...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: black love, blessing, body,

HEAVEN ON EARTH
by Roughneck Tsepo Malaza
When i see your face,i spend half
An hour without even noticing that
Am smiling,your sparkling eyes
Reminds me stars at night,your 
Beauty reminds me the beauty of
Kilimanjaro...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: angel, baby, candy, friendship,

Restore humanity
by Natasha Wheeler
A soft voice cried,'O'Lord don't you hear
Your faithful lambs sobbing in fear,
There is dread as our ship has lost its sail
In distress  we drown...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anxiety,

Swing Heil
by Keys Giri
The flit of peach chiffon skirts, 
 And seas of swirling dancers  
romped, jived, swayed and turned 
Their movements in perfect harmony 
To a...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: courage, music, world war

crazy to consider
by Allan Terry
if I thought I were
or was, or could be considered
I'd be a fool
a silly fool
My vulnerability, and your
eagerness to be uncool
curse me til I feel...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: break up, conflict, desire,

Last Night
by Jennifer MacDonald
Last night, I closed my eyes to sleep,
As every night I do.
To dream of stars and moons and sky,
And to fly away with you.

Last night,...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: death, love,

NUTURING KIND OF LOVE
by Allan Terry
LOVE THAT PLEASES
TEASES
AND NEEDS
LOVE THAT MUST BE NUTURED
LOVE THAT MUST BE PLEASED
LOVE THAT WANTS
LOVE THAT NEEDS
MIGHT THIS LOVE
RETURN FAVOR
AND MIGHT THIS LOVE BE AS
REAL AND...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: bridal shower, culture, cute

Bless Me Lord
by Dana Redricks
Author Dana Redricks
August 17, 2018

Bless me, Lord and make whole
I can't take this pain anymore
Bless me, Lord so I will be
made whole
Heal my body, my...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: blessing, deep, encouraging, faith,

a mas a la gente equivocada
by Allan Terry
she told me
there's something you
need to know
there's something I have to say
we been together now
for more moments than
than I could say
bet you didn't know this
but...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, art, break up,

The SermonBouis of Meatus Ask's
by Allan Terry
whast that in desire against the flesh
does it hinder and cause
effects to others
are these selfish and diverts
the mind from serious thought
or causes the spirt to...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: america, analogy, character, education,

Might they sing
by Allan Terry
The murmur of hardships along the way
these words include and excludes the theyes" and"themes"
in conversation.Those spoken about as "They" or " Them"
to draw two closer...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, art, blessing, christian,

The Haunted House
by Patti Hereth
"The air was crisp but there was
               no moon.
shadows seemed to...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: funny,

Pitches of perfection
by Allan Terry
The Tulips were glass
                     ...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, art, daffodils, engagement,

The Capsun Capsule
by Allan Terry
Surreal, often not right just abstract.
half of something done for something 
else seen as away of needing, but 
being wanted from the position, of thought.
This...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, character, clothes, creation,

Difference
by sagrika chowdhury
Sitting by the beach
Thoughts passed by
Seeing the sun set
Thought how beautiful nature is
The cool breeze n the sound of waves
Touched me 
As if protecting me...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: blessing, cool,

Dream
by Talha Ahmad
Last night I saw a dream

which is what I cannot believe

The dream I saw I want to fulfill

But I know it ain't so simple.

IN my...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: 11th grade, desire, dream,

Saidia Saidso say-say-lover
by Allan Terry
ah, might the nights of tomorrow 
began today
to the world were the people say
the warmth of smiles to show
the way
your love makes me happy
all along...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beautiful, beauty, desire, devotion,



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