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Best Academia Poems

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

Premium Member Solitude in Academia
Homer, Aristotle, Hobbes, Locke, Goethe, and Crane;
Chaucer, Shakespeare, Dickens, Tolstoy, Whitman, and Twain;
Whose imagination and toil helped to unfold
Stories, philosophies, and lessons to be told.


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Categories: academia, books, deep, happiness, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme


Once God confused the languages, humanity processed out to form religion.
Yet, creation had given us our own separate places

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Categories: academia, bible, change, community, creation,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Discrepancy is an economic thing.  Have you ever known this to be anything else?
Money is the great separator of togetherness.  Man rob, steal,...

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Categories: academia, life, political, slam,
Form: Free verse
Deaf and Gone
I am whatever you say I am...
but, let's get back to reality...

       Three short years ago, this room shined...

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Categories: academia, confusion, dedication, depression, devotion,
Form: Free verse
i can never tell you how displeased readers 
   are by that position    the singular 

moment when nothing makes any sense

to them at...

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Categories: academia, poetry, words,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member The Swoon Hypothesis - Part 2
"The Swoon Hypothesis" - Part 2

Arimathea stands next to you and I on the deck, soon we are back in Nazareth, you press into my...

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Categories: academia, imagery, jesus, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I CAN'T BREATHE - a rant

I am being suffocated by causes.
Will we march Quixote-like
enraged by the spinning of the windmills?
We protest the wars carrying placards
while expecting others to...

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Categories: academia, abuse, corruption, environment, religion,
Form: Prose Poetry
I woke watching television news
The jet plane is soaring high note
Operation Sulu is launched forth
Until the intruders to get out
Malaysia always chose to peace
Come and...

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© Neldy Jolo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: academia, beautiful, child, childhood, confusion,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Mother's Day Is Not Enough
To all you mothers out there from someone who has just lost his mother, we are 
who we are today and who we are tomorrow...

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Categories: academia, death, mom,
Form: Free verse
Many Women Deserve a Crown

Many women deserve a crown, anD
Often, they don't need    academiA
Thanks to many hats; we'd      saY
Her hands calms...

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Categories: academia, mothers day,
Form: Acrostic
Fair and Equal World
We come to this world of surprises at a time we don't choose!

Not knowing if we'll get to a paradise or hell would break loose!


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Categories: academia, change, desire, dream, hope,
Form: Free verse
Milk Carton Crying

My poor vocabulary babies 
are gon missing
Tell me kind sir, have you seen them?

Us etymological mothers to
lingual children of lost former meaning,
we are milk carton...

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Categories: academia, grief, metaphor, sad, words,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
The Stela epic, PART 1 of 8
The Stela Epic by DR. Mohammed F A Alrazak

The grains of sand, the drops of rain, makes the stage for souls to play 
The prints...

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Categories: academia, culture, freedom,
Form: ABC
Memoir of an African-American Man, Achievement, II
                       Achievement, 2...

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© Su Ben  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: academia, black african american, giving,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Arabian Days and Nights
I guess the candidates and polity saying "no"
to Earth's human refugees
during this their Thanksgiving time,
did not finish their Darwin biographies.

While endosymbiotic evolution,
indigenous to any one...

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Categories: academia, allah, beauty, islamic, love,
Form: Concrete
America's Lament
Slipping gently towards entropy,
Ownership with an apostrophe.
Braid the loose frays of sanity
Till something true finally answers me.

Troops are marching over many lands,
Tagged cornflower blue--a worldwide...

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© John Weber  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: academia, history, hope, political, social,
Form: Quatrain
House of BLAZE---:written special for : LAST CHANCE contest
Should my home catch flames; ABLAZE
simply one collection shall I salvage
to spare my brain waves from becoming a maze of craze beloved Poet Trees shall...

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Categories: academia, fantasy, funny, imagination, music,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Letters written in fetters - 3
My dear son,
                    It is morning,...

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Categories: academia, father, me, time, may,
Form: Free verse
Redundant Technology
If Academia by the Military, be gifted Internet technology
Then Military replaced with what.  The www.
If Internet was no more use and turned from lamb...

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© john scott  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: academia, technology,
Form: Couplet
Good Luck
Old Spencer, smelling of grippe, drugs, and death, 
he couldn’t bend over to pick up chalk, magazines, 
and failed acknowledgements of stupidity.
He certainly reveled in...

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Categories: academia, angst, education, growing up,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Self Actualization
Self-Actualization-Acrostic with rhyme

S eductive symmetry saintly standing still
E levated energy with eyes that enthrill
L ifting lasting longing luminescence 
F aithful freewill fulfilling presence

A mending appetites...

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Categories: academia, analogy, destiny, philosophy,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Dreams of Library Ladies
The Dreams of Library Ladies

Library ladies could it be you sometimes dream
With books (and children) all put in their place
Do you imagine an alternate library...

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Categories: academia, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Women Bartender Parties
Women Bartender Parties 

Their eyes watched 
the bartender,
like a tennis ball, 
volleying to each side, 
bouncing, soft like 
from side to side 
of the bar,...

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Categories: academia, adventure, beauty, desire, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
30 days hath September
Just 30 little days in which to turn around
A whole new season, new school year
The cooled breeze scented with academia,
apples and the most tenacious of...

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Categories: academia, nature, seasons,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Yacht Club Dreams- Part I
She couldn’t believe he was real
But there he was…
Chatting away with someone
Who was from his realm
Modern day aristocracy
The clothes, the very air around them
Screamed of...

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Categories: academia, dream, feelings, romantic,
Form: Free verse