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Barren Poems - Poems about Barren

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Premium Member A Little Wren Sang Out
... Perched upon a leafless branch a little Wren sang out Strange I thought to wish to sing in such a barren tree, Yet his song was full of happiness, of that I had no doubt For in his sweet sweet warblings I heard f......Read More
Categories: barren, bird, happiness, joy,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Autumn Sacrifice
...ifice SHOW her delight - GIVEN in selfless generosity – Highlight the eternal mystery - abiding pure affection - The barren giving birth in an everlasting rondelle. 10/17/20 Everything – Job 33:1 Show - Mark 1:44 Whole - John 7:23 ......Read More
Categories: barren, autumn, love,
Form: Free verse
Glen Nevis--Lochaber, Scotland
...Majestic, barren, rock-cropped braes ascend— Arrayed, green-clad, in heather, gorse, and fern— As mid-day, misty, dark’ning clou......Read More
Categories: barren, beauty, god, mountains, nature,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Pondering Late Autumn and the Coming Chill
...elf; ‘tis said it’s but a metaphor for time of year and age of man. Like golden leaves, these golden years leave barren limbs and umber grounds; the greying hair is like the skies of late November’s dulling hue. And as I ponder ......Read More
Categories: barren, age, autumn, how i
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member W S Rendra translations
...ntimating contentment. They have experienced the sun's warmth, drenched in each other's sweat. Here, standing by barren reefs, they watch evening fall bringing strange dreams to a bed arrayed with resplendent coral necklaces. T......Read More
Categories: barren, international, relationship, time, travel,
Form: Sonnet

Premium Member Youth's Bounty
...ree, joyous, blessed beyond measure And how I wish - how I ACHE - for the tree to bloom again But the limbs are now barren ... bent and broken Blossoms, taken by the winds of passing Fruit, long since consumed ... And I wait ... fo......Read More
Categories: barren, appreciation, childhood, wisdom, youth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Yosemite's Ephemeral Autumn Falls
...rails Witness near the Staircase wildflowers parched - Golden leaves on steep slopes from the western larch. Sheer barren faces only seep crystalline tears As rivers flow to shallow autumnal rivulets And Fire Falls wait for wintery f......Read More
Categories: barren, autumn, water,
Form: Quintain (English)
Year of a tree
...h out like bending arms and crooked fingers, Trying to reach the sky and the sun, Your tall and years old, In winter barren almost looking dead, Spring is on it's way not long now. Your branches are showing green buds, Your fingers ......Read More
Categories: barren, bird, life, nature, seasons,
Form: Free verse
The Autumn Tree
...The Autumn tree has shed its very last leaves, Standing now barren its loss it still grieves. Brisk winds carry the leaves of red and gold, Rising like a vortex the tree shivers ......Read More
Categories: barren, autumn,
Form: Rhyme
... Now see what dismal desolate shells Melancholy sulk where dreams stood; Wherein arid future's unavailing wells Barren gape amongst vipers’ broods. Kind heaven upon my oblations smiled Many long years dead when luck shone, And ......Read More
Categories: barren, allegory, allusion, anger, dream,
Form: Bio
Premium Member to war, from youth
...o paper with their barest cunning and acuity painting the horror ... pictures of phrase to capture the ruin ravages, barren and bleak strife and stares and stabs and stench, raw meant to send home that terrible truth their best effort......Read More
Categories: barren, war,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Wall in the Woods
...uilt of green transformed to crimson flame, And prophesies of empty paeans swiftly riding Through a meandering row of barren arms Keeping silent watch at last light over crumbling lines, Smooth river stones staggering Beneath the jealo......Read More
Categories: barren, nature,
Form: Free verse
Winter's Embrace
...s, while creating melancholy moans of biting wind deflating. Craggy hilltops bordering, in sharp peaks, glistening barren landscapes in streaks as relentless Winter hibernation bespeaks. ......Read More
Categories: barren, winter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sequoia
...The coldness of Winter The loss and the burn Seems hopelessly barren And makes our hearts churn. The stillness and quiet. Anticipation seems long. But this Season's for waiti......Read More
Categories: barren, allah, bible, christian, faith,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Zen Death Haiku II
...Minamoto no ago translation by Michael R. Burch Like a half-exposed rotten log my life, which never flowered, ends barren. —Minamoto Yorimasa translation by Michael R. Burch Overtaken by darkness, I will lodge under a tree’s branc......Read More
Categories: barren, death, imagery, life, nature,
Form: Haiku

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