Best About Face Poems
Below are the all-time best About Face poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of about face poems written by PoetrySoup members
about face, depressiontime,
For months in a pointless wallow,
many moments I found it hard to swallow.
The only thing I could down was whiskey
my actions were nothing but risky.
about face, appreciation, earth, earth day,
Gardens of golden threaded Cyprus;
evergreens perfume sings me halfway to sleep.
I breathe in the wafting scents of neighbor’s roses;
with elation my spirit weeps.
The drumming of...
about face, social, time, love, time,
Dapper dilettantes take over one hundred yards
Showing their feathers like a cockatoo on pointy shakos
Displaying their talents on grass they are anything...
about face, adventure, dream, fire, memory,
Why should the mimic apologize?
Where are the cupboards?
Where are the wages?
Where is the tailor? I had
no use for algebra, I knew it-
in as much...
Letter to taeljejohn
about face, angel, beauty, devotion, friendship,
uncomfortableness, and hesitation arose that you might reassess a possibility for friendship or.... whatever with me.
A disappointment set in place in the event that based...
about face, dedication, faith, history, inspirational,
In the near future, I am going to add it all up into one big sum.
In the meantime, I am going to gather and collect...
God Knew All Along
about face, faith, inspirational, love,
Michael, I love you
You are a very good man
Your life was hell
But God took a stand.
He watched you and waited
Through the years you did reign
Battle of the two Giants
about face, art, life, visionary, words,
High noon announced the duel of the giants
Poetry and Hip Hop gunslinging the date was set
One accused the other of raping the verbal world
Was It An Act of God?
about face, introspection, social, god, nature,
Catastrophes,natural disasters and torrential rains
what causes these thing to happen, on whom do you place the blame?
mankind has misused and abused this planet on which...
This Is Feminist Us
about face, anger, fear, humor, integrity,
It's peaceful here in my backyard.
The crows sound happy
with warm October sunlight.
I just read about a deadly gathering in Las Vegas.
Absence of sun-drenched peace.
I Dream of Sleep
about face, dream, journey, sleep,
I dream of sleep,
Though when it turns dark,
I try shutting my lids,
But they’re stuck in park.
I seek out the fridge,
Pour milk in a pot.
Climate Health History
about face, beauty, culture, health, history,
Sometimes, as individuals
and as a learning species,
we jump too quickly,
enthusiastically on empathic trust feelings of familiarity,
forgetting these may include both health with pathological tensions
TransRacial Family Wonderings
about face, beauty, black african american,
I wonder what makes you tick.
That quick shadow of a lopsided smile.
When you slap the wall as you step by.
Are these tics
that make you tick...
I don't know why Cliches are Bad
about face, cheer up, education, fun,
Every poet worth their sault
Every teacher and professor declare you will prove to be as dense as a London fog
But I think clichés make...
about face, angst, death, lost love,
I am homeward bound
Lusty thoughts, for the love I miss
It’s a surprise, I am coming ‘round
I’m expected two days beyond this
Being away, day after day,...
about face, christian, health, islamic, religion,
If it is a premise of fundamentalists,
whether Christian or Islamic or Devil Worshipers,
that Reason is bad, faith is good,
what could anyone reasonably say
that could not...
The Hat - Part 2
about face, life, wife,
Josh’s drinking days were long behind him. The three beers he drank before ordering his meal; the two beers he drank during his meal;...
Bloom in the Winter Snow
about face, metaphor, nature, winter,
A snowflake falls, as if winter’s lace,
On each little pansy’s laughing face.
While other flowers have long since died,
All thru the winter they stand with grace.
about face, age, courage, devotion, growth,
I lurk in the shadow of band with words worthy of the pianist's hands. My nature speaks, not rings in tones. Sadly my lady's words...
I Will Cry at My Wedding
about face, wedding,
I Will Cry At My Wedding
By Rick Rucker
Those tears will be very real,
They will reflect the way I feel,
To have found this lovely Wife,
about face, girlfriend-boyfriend, lost love, love,
Radio romance ridicules soul,
soldiers beat is the only motion I know.
The power of pride I will always show,
never shall I hide the...
9/11 Wasn't Heaven
about face, dedication, lost, lost, may,
9/11 Wasn't Heaven. Take it from one who was there.
Corpses, body parts, impaled bodies were most of what I saw there.
9/11 Wasn't Heaven but...
IF YOU PULL A LONG FACE
about face, courage, humorous, life, symbolism,
IF YOU PULL A LONG FACE
If you pull a long face
Just because you had a bad day
That’s alright you won’t lose face
Everyone’s beset some hapless...
the mall cop
about face, life, father, daughter, daughter,
a man comfortably stretched out on the bench
watches his little daughter run around,
looking out for sketchy folks,
while at the same time talking to her---
Many Worlds Surround Us
about face, confusion, love,
My soul is in a bad way
Different worlds are calling me
and pulling me in