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Best Abandoned Poems

Below are the all-time best Abandoned poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of abandoned poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Disposable Wisdom
Each day Annie Lesley opened a can
Her eighty-six-year-old hands trembling
As she sat with her cat and ate pet food
What is wrong with this elder’s rendering?

Pride...

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Categories: abandoned, age, cat, endurance, life,
Form: Rhyme



Poet in Recluse
I relinquish my pen before the storm
of her tears falling upon my bare arm
her gentle whispering breathed in my ear
Muse of mine, adieu to your...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: abandoned, emotions, solitude,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member The Stone
The Tale below was carved one night
Upon the Stone, by candlelight
...most won’t believe, but some just might
.........most won’t believe, but some just might



  ...

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Categories: abandoned, body, death, fantasy, kiss,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member My Love Shall Find You
Through eternal sun stars and space
My love shall find you I will embrace
Thru invisible realms and empty voids
There is nothing that my love avoids

Thru stormy...

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Categories: abandoned, devotion, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Music of the Night

With the tremulous dark vista so far and yet so near
Abandoning my defences ~ I stand in awe ~ not in fear

 Virtuoso Maestro unleash...

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Categories: abandoned, desire, music, night, romance,
Form: Dramatic Verse



PLEASE
~PLEASE~
 
Please pick me up!
Never mind I'm gonna fall, anyways
 
Please show me how to tie my shoes and sing a song! 
Don't worry mommy,...

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Categories: abandoned, absence, abuse, anger, cousin,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member The Butterfly
Enroling  you a worm (cumbersome and)
hairy, you- scimitar of leaves
Knows the pain ,writhing pupae
Abandoned and convicted
Constricted hanging straightjacket
Squirming like a jackrabbit
Gagged nocturnally - ...

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Categories: abandoned, angel, beauty, butterfly,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Winter

With his icy fingers he stole my smokey breath,
laid a sheet of slippery freezing cold by my feet
and then whispered in my ear right to the...

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Categories: abandoned, winter,
Form: Personification
STRAWBERRY
STRAWBERRY

Can you feel the warmness of the sun, 
reflecting off the red tones of my hair.
The sun touching the edge of my toes!
My seasons true...

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Categories: abandoned, adventureme, me, red,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Well-Known Stranger
'Twas a sound I thought alarming, most assuredly disarming;
Up I rose from peaceful slumber to discern what it might be.
While my candle flickered, wavered; whilst...

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Categories: abandoned, absence, assonance, feelings, miss
Form: Rhyme
The Ghost of My Lonely
Abandoned in the fifties after the war
A freight elevator stuck between floors
Obsolete machinery, splintered old chairs
In a warehouse in Newark, New Jersey somewhere

Dead air presses...

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Categories: abandoned, dream, me, mystery,
Form: Kyrielle
Premium Member Tangled Vines
I walk along the old familiar path in the wood of my childhood -
the place that I willingly abandoned  
for the lure of new...

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Categories: abandoned, childhood, life,
Form: Free verse
O Glorious Autumn
O glorious Autumn of melancholic 
Gold -
All abouts the brightly lit
Woodlands
Your wonderful artistry behold!
Tinted bronzes,
Darting between awkward firs
Of sobering Evergreen,
Loiter inside mauve havens
Splashed with palest...

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Categories: abandoned, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Holding Water
I wish love could be a river
Flowing through the trees
Sparkling like crystal waters 
So I can drink her as I please
But this love she's complicated
She...

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Categories: abandoned, desire, love,
Form: Rhyme
An Eternity I
Stood upright, between two roads,
On a thin metal rail,
A solitary, brown coloured bottle 
Of beer,          ...

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Categories: abandoned, betrayal,
Form: Rhyme
An Eternity II
And I begin my own steep climb into 
The Chalkland Downs              ...

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Categories: abandoned, betrayal, , memorial,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member What Holds More Resplendent Gifts Of The Great And Vast Beyond
What Holds More Resplendent Gifts Of The Great And Vast Beyond

Seas of poetry orations, I once took my swims
being strong in spirit, stouter in heart...

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Categories: abandoned, art, creation, dedication, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I am strong
I am strong

You may simply disregard me
with your arrogant throng
You may treat me with disrespect
I'm still here, I am strong

Why don't you like it when...

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Categories: abandoned, character, confidence, discrimination, hate,
Form: Free verse
Darling, you dragged me in too deep
Darling, you dragged me in too deep 
And abandoned me like an anchor in a lonely sea. 
You shouldn't make promises that you can't keep....

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Categories: abandoned, love,
Form: Villanelle
The Lady Of The House
It’s siesta, yet one can hear from the second floor of the house the animated sharing of juicy news some visitors have brought to the...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: abandoned, abuse, analogy, black african
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Captive Bird - 12 Bars 12 Dreams

                    12 BARS

Twelve  brazen bars,...

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Categories: abandoned, freedom,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Come Walk With Me
Come, walk through the beautiful forest with me, 
Enraptured by musical sounds of the wild, 
Where life dwells unhindered and gracefully free. 

For children of...

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Categories: abandoned, inspirational, nature, peace,
Form: Villanelle
Pain
I have a pain so profound that I cannot name it.
I try to ignore it, but I’m forced to claim it.
It’s a gut wrenching sorrow...

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Categories: abandoned, dark, grief, me, pain,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Captive Deep Blue Je Reviens





"Captive Deep Blue Je Reviens"




 
I walk beside you in your dreams,
you are always in me 
warm and pounding, twin heart, 
burning bright flame, beautiful...

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Categories: abandoned, longing, romance, sensual, valentines
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member EULOGY IN MY HEART


Out in the middle of a large farmland, I become a girl of old charm and unexpected songs again. Past the flanks where cluttered rows...

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Categories: abandoned, beautiful, grandfather, memory, nostalgia,
Form: Haibun