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Best Album Poems

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

Premium Member A Poem For My Algebra Teacher
I know I promised
 no more ‘Make you Cry Poems’
I said I'd never write another 
‘Wipe your eye poem’

 And for three years 
I tried...

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Categories: album, 6th grade, abuse, betrayal,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Escape of The Bluesman's Song

Within the frame a sepia scene
a dusty porch   a rickety chair   
the fabric of your dusky face creased
with ceaseless sunbaked woes

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Categories: album, africa, america, grief, racism,
Form: Free verse
Ode to Mum

Brown paper memories she puts in my hands
Twine roughly tied in a bow slightly askew
Part and parcel of a humble life once led?
My defiant eyes...

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Categories: album, inspirational love, love, mum,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Ambedo
As shades of grey overwhelm white clouds,
their rain tears begin to pitter and patter,
creating a pattern upon my skin.
Like a dehydrated petal, I taste their...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: album, analogy, childhood, growth,
Form: Free verse

Opening the dusty leather bound album
Lots of memories come flooding back
Dad had a lot more hair back then!

Proud parents when our son was born
How he’s...

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Categories: album, memory,
Form: Acrostic

Premium Member STILL WINTER
Dead Winter Stray~ By: Poet Destroyer

Nearby paces, Combatants lost under the cemetery walls,
“Blessed Men and Heavenly Remedy Women of Ages,”
Feelings of dance at the beginning...

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Categories: album, death, dance, beautiful, woman,
Form: Free verse
I reach onto the bookshelf 
Carefully removing the photograph album from the top shelf

We nestle together on the sofa
I slowly turn over the pages
Yellowing photographs...

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Categories: album, memory, missing you, mother
Form: Free verse
Premium Member You kissed him in front of me
You didn’t notice my tears.

As you both kissed each other
like two lonely plungers
who just escaped from plumber’s solitary confinement,
your eyes open and wander up.

You didn’t...

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Categories: album, girlfriend-boyfriend, love, thank you,
Form: Free verse
Your Favorite Song - You and Me

Oh that’s you and me  

“You and me were always with each other,
before we knew the other was ever there”

Destiny carves its path through...

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Categories: album, love, music,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Mockingbird
I recognize a tune from album of your songs
And listen intently to impressionist sounds
As you hop scotch from branch to branch
Like a child all excited,...

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Categories: album, bird, song,
Form: Personification
The years have stolen details from my mind.
Your face, once clear, has faded like a print
Within an album ready to unbind
And plunder from this sadness...

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Categories: album, farewell, grief,
Form: Sonnet

So if my vocal folds can’t collaborate to produce sounds to communicate loudly to your beautiful mind that I have an endless...

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Categories: album, art, beauty, emotions, humor,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Keepsakes
His jazz collection fills the spare bedroom
Music man, you see, was his nom de plume

Our wedding album rests on the nightstand
A keepsake for my viewing...

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Categories: album, husband, lovewedding, wedding,
Form: Couplet
I look into the mirror
And feel sad at what I see – 
A wrinkled replica of
A more vibrant, younger me.

On certain days, it’s not so...

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Categories: album, age,
Form: Rhyme
I would have settled for a smirk,
for a quirk of smug lips
and that trademark dimple
that still makes me crazy.

I would have been happy
with a transient...

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Categories: album, friendship,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Fave 70's Rock
Collecting 45's, I could not wait
for albums of groups' greatest hits to be
released; one band I thought was pretty great
put out the album most well-liked...

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Categories: album, music,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The In-Between

"The In-Between"

I ripped the pages of 
that tired old story 
from the heart, a body of work

buried the misdiagnosed slanders
then wiped their mouths
with the back...

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Categories: album, imagery, life, muse, poets,
Form: Free verse
Divergent Equilibrist

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Categories: album, butterfly, destiny, identity,
Form: Free verse
Flickering in the night, a melting’s texture of regrets afterglow,
Candlelight’s waxed drippings staining the white laced table cloth,
Yet in the black and white photo album...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: album, art, beauty, devotion, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Dark skin,brown eyes,broad nose,
Handsome,from head to toes,
Very fashionable,wearing the latest cloths,
Full of vibes,got crazy flows,
Photogenic,see my album,crazy pose,
Not average,rated among the pros,
Love by many,feared by...

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Categories: album, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THE END OF SUMMER

At the end of summer as the days light grows shorter,
I’ll pack up the last pains of trouble, and live every tranquil
Moment of splendors warmth...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: album, adventure, beauty, friendship, imagery,
Form: Free verse
The Race
It’s not about the winning or losing
But how the race is run
To be in the Winners Circle
To bask in limelight’s fun 

It’s not about the...

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Categories: album, encouraging, inspirational, race,
Form: Rhyme
(To be sung to the tune of "Puff the magic dragon lived by the sea" from the album "Moving") 

Oh the azure ocean, home to...

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Categories: album, deep, fantasy, feelings, imagination,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Past Passion
Go now, turn the photo albums pages.
You often smile at happy memories.
Let the images rekindle the stages,
Never lost, love..within my heart's reverie.

Would that we could...

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Categories: album, lost love, love,
Form: Sonnet
William Kite, Sergeant Peppers Lonely Heartclub
   ~~~Being for the Benefit of Mr Kite~~~
An all round performer was Mr William Kite
He trained and rode horses, but also walked the...

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Categories: album, family, Grandson,
Form: Narrative