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Best Abate Poems

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

Diamond in the Sky
A dead star that inspired this poem--the companion of the star 55 Cancri, in the constellation of Cancer the Crab--has now shrunk to only about...

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Categories: abate, star,
Form: Sonnet

Premium Member Hey, That's My Money
Well, I see that Congress is proposin' another trillion dollar spree!
Those inept buffoons must think money grows upon a tree!
The treasury is crankin' out bales...

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Categories: abate, funny, political, money,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Belle of the Ball
my new peach dress
so fastidiously pressed
in hope that a man will seek to caress

Strauss’s Blue Danube calls
reverberates through halls
streaming from Michelangelo walls

coy ladies smile 

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Categories: abate, dance, joy, romance,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Little Things
In novels, love is the obstacle overturned by the ardent swain
In song, love is a grandiose solo in melodic chains
In poetry, love is fervent rhyme...

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Categories: abate, caregiving, husband, pain, sick,
Form: I do not know?
The cold is now a distant memory

The cold is now a distant memory

As snowfall comes the heaviest in years
With drifts now formed of northern wind that blows
For all I see is...

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Categories: abate, love, winter,
Form: Sonnet

a key
a broken heart awaits its somber fate
the hands of time have made it beat too weak
to find the pulse of love it used to seek

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Categories: abate, fate, love, time,
Form: Italian Sonnet
The Box
The Box

This box is so small it engulfs me
No windows or doors to be seen
I sit in my corner, thinking:
“Oh Lord, what a wonderful dream.”


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Categories: abate, anxiety, confidence, depression, uplifting,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The reclusive verses

Wanting to shrug off this shell, break loose from me
Silence that damn hermit, hiccuping under his tree
Trapped inside too long, dormancy dreams to wake 

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Categories: abate, allusion, confusion, how i
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Not All Poets Are Kindred Souls
Not all poets are kindred souls
That theory is full of holes
For a few, poetry extols
Different goals    Different goals

Words guided by what's in...

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Categories: abate, humorous, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
clean india
I dream of a beautiful India
Where the roads are neat and clean
Where proper public toilets are built
And the fields are always green
I dream of India...

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Categories: abate, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Of Lion Love
My feline bittersweet awakening
came decked with golden trim of flawless days.
A time it was to frolic and to fling
ourselves in grass, all afternoon to laze.


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Categories: abate, love,
Form: Sonnet
Mesmerizing flutters and flourishes
gracefully blow on the wind
drifting, creeping  and crawling up and down my back door
I see you hit the  pane
slide a...

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Categories: abate, adventure, art, imagination, life,
Form: Personification
Death is not the End
Death is not the end,
For love goes on
And you will find the evidence
Long after I have gone.
The flowers that we planted
Will blossom without end,
You’ll find...

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© May Fenn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: abate, bereavement, death, funeral, loss,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member "Vietnam Veterans"
Anne Murray did have quite the flurry, voice as a brook without crooks
 Canadian born, songs of forlorn, beautiful vibes, I subscribed
Such singing as a...

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Categories: abate, introspection, lovewords, snow, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Mystery of Men
My car is equipped with maps and a GPS
With a great fear of getting lost I am obsessed
Men seem to have a different navigation...

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Categories: abate, funny
Form: Couplet

Resurrections lone fallen spiritual being, kneeling within the darkness of mine
Own tormented soul, broken, fractured at fetters ivory appendages, a flightless
Angelic Dark winged angel...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: abate, angel, beauty, fantasy, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Valentine Villanelle
Blow me a kiss from across the great way
Desire for that kiss to reach soft lips that wait
Let your masculine hands lovingly stay

Cling to your...

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Categories: abate, longing,
Form: Villanelle
Solstice Moon
Her milky, placid orb peers o’er tan hills
As fades the mustard flame of father’s hate
Cool succor soothes sharp burns where rage did spill
His blinding cruelty...

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Categories: abate, abuse, moon, nature, sun,
Form: Sonnet
From My Lips to Santa's Ears
Santa, I have an important request.
Please don't embarrass me with ho ho hos.
If you'd looked at my face you might have guessed.
I'm serious about fixing...

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Categories: abate, christmas, holiday, humor, humorous,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member To Taste Loves Bloom

     This enduring smile of loves illusions
     Delicate in nature to harm or fate

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Categories: abate, beauty, flower, love,
Form: Villanelle
There’s a realm that lives inside of me,
And I call it secret heart valley. 
There the sun is always shining,
Though in this world I am...

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Categories: abate, angst, confusion, life, world,
Form: I do not know?
Two Trees

An affection grown from pubescent soil, watered with innocent infatuation
Leaves of dreams gently budding, off naïve branches of a youth shortened.

The roots, ventricles of a...

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Categories: abate, devotion, father, health, husband,
Form: Rhyme
Elegy for Michael Jackson (2)
You shimmering waves on the ocean blue
Dance not again, he cannot dance with you
You weeping forests where the winds wail too
Let your bright tears fall...

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Categories: abate, death, dedication, historyfor him,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member mississippi bullfrog
darkness approaches
your time is at hand!

bullfrogs arise!
strike up the band!

wild rice surrounds you
your kingdom awaits

guard and protect her
'till shadows abate...

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Categories: abate, nature
Form: Rhyme
Boots on The Ground
Saddle up! Saddle up! It time to go.
     I heard the Sergeant’s call
I held by rifle against my chest,

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Categories: abate, conflict, destiny, fate, military,
Form: Rhyme