Best Achilles Heel Poems
Below are the all-time best Achilles Heel poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of achilles heel poems written by PoetrySoup members
And The Band Played On....Part I
achilles heel, life, love, people, time
Piranhas, within a canaries cannibal world....
Feasting upon the flesh, of another innocent and vulnerable life
Delivered by the hands of darkness' entrenched; unknowing but willing, messengers...
achilles heel, anniversary, happiness, love, care,
I want to be the man who’ll be more than your man
I want to be the one you make your best friend
Not to replace the...
achilles heel, death, devotion, lost love,
My love for you is a creature, a solid breathing
Entity, a mangled creation of shadow-black flesh
And the thread-like interwoven muscles of my
Modern Day Achilles Heel
achilles heel, anger, metaphor, mythology,
this boy -
he is mythology
he is the pomegranate sitting in persephone's
(looks can be deceiving)
this boy -
he is a mirror
Pie Chart Chaos
achilles heel, food, humor,
When Jill was asked to create a “Pie Chart”
She believed her teacher meant a la carte
Using a Lego set
Sonnet: ''A Student's Crush''
achilles heel, desire, feelings, lust, relationship,
My lovely friend and favored professor;
is it so wrong to love and to admire
you with so amorous a deep splendor
that knows no limits—just heartfelt...
Rosalia - The Evil Black Witch of the Harz, Part Four
achilles heel, allegory, evil, halloween, horror,
Rosalia - The Evil Witch of the Harz, Part Four
Rosalia’s Date with Destiny and the Power of Light and Goodness
It is said that the Almighty...
achilles heel, emotions,
We are gifted life
for later to be taken
so why emotion
that used to manipulate,
strength built on the fear of it.
© Harry J Horsman 2014 ...
"In The Name of 'Love!'" ~
achilles heel, faith, hope, life, love
There was a king once, along with his hearts queen....
Their fascinating empire was an amazing moment in time
Far above the other kingdoms amid this world...
achilles heel, nature,
man’s Achilles’ heel
is not shown when he is mad
it’s when he’s in love
Nov. 23, 2012
Note: This is Man's Nature this time not nature of nature.
Goodbye, Cruel Colleague
achilles heel, betrayal, evil, social, trust,
Appearance was your entire routine.
But truth is found if one looks deep enough.
A walking good first impression machine,
Yet something else when we cut through the...
THE UNREPENTANT VIRAGO
achilles heel, culture, irony, woman,
THE UNREPENTANT VIRAGO
Named for a man, my treason’s not my own
My tantalising tales tame his temerity
As I cling to the cliff-hanger
Of my own biopic,...
achilles heel, betrayal, break up, death,
Following the stupefying sensation of my heart
I take a long and high flight
With the wings of self-deception.
Having some kind of foolhardiness,
I fly in search of...
achilles heel, funny, life, me, fire,
Fifty years of bustin’ ass, I never had a dime,
If I had any balls at all, I’d’ve chose a life of crime;
I never owned a...
achilles heel, how i feel, irony,
Our childhood was selfish reign
did nothing but cause personal pain
our parents did naught for the self-worth gain
but ridiculed us into shame.
All our lives we tried...
A Night On Gossamer Wings
achilles heel, love, sweet, me, sweet,
You've drawn the feelings from within
And charged my mortal soul
The energy of your sweet love
Has filled me to the whole
I'm basking in the afterglow
achilles heel, happiness, passion, philosophy,
He is a great thinker,
they would often say.
For his gift they would often utter,
any cost we would be willing to pay.
Opportunities in solitude he would...
The Bad Year Befell (Annus Horribilis)
achilles heel, life,
The bad year befell when the prior had passed so well,
With no warning night descended and a charmed existence ended
As a starving bird of prey...
Light On the Devil's Chord - Day 11
achilles heel, age, analogy, crazy, growth,
In a sudden nodding shift,
I was lifted into the air by the hard wings of the Devil
His putrid stench waking me from what seemed all...
achilles heel, war,
The heart beats at the beauty of
The silent elegant beast
Getting close on the morning dew
Ready for this flying feast
Pulling the blade just once or...
The Fear of Meeting Humanity
achilles heel, fear, humanity,
Being human means meeting humanity
fears come in holding vocal chords
amid this emotional rollercoaster
feels like sharp tipped swords
People causes nervousness within
their presence takes away any calm
achilles heel, beauty, black african american,
I was not told that I would be dark as a shadow in a solitary hole.
No not my soul, but the flesh that doesn't match...
Happily Ever After
achilles heel, fantasy, future, life,
I close my eyes
Squeeze them tight
Pray I float away
To some magical night
I’ve been wishing away the life I have
And dreaming of a life I’ll never...
achilles heel, child, courage, death, faith,
You’re another day older
The world’s much colder
It’s not your fault
They were taken
Don’t blame yourself
for God’s mistake
Her beauty reflects your own
achilles heel, friendship,
Introspective, and charmingly coy,
her shyness enchanted my heart.
She wandered along in her own private world
quite unwilling to ration a part
of her intricate mind full...