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Best Alexandrine Poems

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


To the Moon
Moon in show, tell me tonight, of wonders you’ve seen
In your light of white sheen, histories unfolded
Your circle formed the ring, which howled to you...

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Categories: moon,
Form: Alexandrine



Premium Member Blessed Outcomes
Decades of mystic dreamers have worn the path
trod across the leys, coupling pairs within Stonehenge.
Beneath the Wiltshire skies cornflower blue; they lust,
lotus-eaters, loose-limbed, seeking a...

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Categories: desire, devotion, love, mythology,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member Celestial Being
Beautiful angel a soul's destination flies
High above on gossamer wings delicately 
Circling between heaven and earth as soul keepers

Eclipsing the light seraph twitches softly gaze
Touching...

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Categories: angel, beautiful, beauty, blessing,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member I ADORE STUNNING SPRING

I see pretty flowers
in gardens and bowers

Vivid gold daffodils
line the banks of deep rills

Fledgling chicks spread their wings
listen as songbirds sings

Little lambs play in fields
I...

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Categories: animal, flower, nature, spring,
Form: Alexandrine
Colors
What if there were purples, and blues, and greens?

What if your daughter loved a pink, though she a tangerine?

What colors are more capable of awe...

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Categories: beauty, color, joy, love,
Form: Alexandrine



Premium Member Flowering beauty grows amongst thorns
Rose petals blossoming out from the heart softly silk 
starbursts brightly sitting a regal flower kissed 

By loving sunshine sweet glowing beauty dances 
your delicate...

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Categories: beautiful, beauty, flower, love,
Form: Alexandrine
I'm Not an Expert
I'm not an expert at anything, but an optimist at many.

A carpenter I am not, but I can still bang a nail.

My artist's hands are...

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Categories: art, care, creation, imagery,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member Delights of Love
Delights of Love

Secrets of the garden are unexpressed delights,
lovers share in sweetness that’s near to paradise.

To see your love's visage, pleasing joy of the eyes,
the...

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Categories: age, life,
Form: Alexandrine
La Sirena
I long to be with you, to walk along the sand.
As the sunset shimmers, pink and orange and warm,
It dances with the waves, as I...

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Categories: absence, beach, body, i
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member THE OCEAN AS BLUE AS MY HEART
i was alone inside my skin
until I met you, then again
You always were with me
We walked across the light
tripping along the stones
called life that we...

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Categories: poetry,
Form: Alexandrine
The Songs of Nature
To hear the songs of nature,
so pleasant to my soul.
Listening intently,
I want to learn them all.

Even as a child at home,
I heard them in the...

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Categories: nature, song,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member The Renewal of Life
The gentle rain that falls
and trickles down the walls
of gardens in the park
and wakes the Meadow Lark,
refreshes crocus blooms
as all of life exhumes.
What joy the...

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Categories: nature, rain, spring,
Form: Alexandrine
ATTEMPT
When they declared allegiance
Overnight, you would not know
Who is by your side and who is not:
You would not know
If you are a victim or a...

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Categories: betrayal,
Form: Alexandrine
Baby blue
I can love and leave like they never mattered to me 
Even though at one point you we’re a big part Of me
Idk why I...

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Categories: best friend, crush, dream,
Form: Alexandrine
In time
I see your face 
Such a sweet embrace 
Every part of you 
Burned in my brain 
If it’s not love why hasn’t it faded away...

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Categories: art, best friend, crush,
Form: Alexandrine
STUCK ON YOU
If words can't describe
What you mean to me:
You mean nothing,
Nothing to me.
Let me take this chance
To tell you what you mean to me.

You're my joy,
You're...

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Categories: love,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member WILD BIRDS OUR SAGES

              Wild birds our sages;
       ...

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Categories: bird, community, loneliness, prison,
Form: Alexandrine
Here I Lie

I hear the footsteps trod
Above on new laid sod

They put me in this grave
A life I bravely gave

Wars go on while some die
I was one...

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Categories: death,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member Damn The Cause
So it had come to this
Death, at a bullets hiss

Hot shrapnel from o'er head
More brave boys joined the dead.

Eager, so full of pride
On the barbed...

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© Gary Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death, loss, war, youth,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member Her Trust in Him
Her face so sweet he cried.
Innocent and naïve.
Her trust for him caused pride.
With him she’ll never leave.

...

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Categories: love,
Form: Alexandrine
Rugby Grass Roots
The grandstand is gelid by a sharp wintry breeze
Carried off from the field are the last of dead leaves
The shrill of the whistle, muffled calls...

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© Marco Bing  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: friendship, games, sports, spring,
Form: Alexandrine
The Reason Why
Plagued by the weight of pain and doubt
I rejoice to hear the world screaming out 
Every victim a note in my grand opus 
All serve...

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© Nathan D.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dark, evil,
Form: Alexandrine
TRUE SELF
 TRUE SELF
                      ...

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Categories: africa, beauty,
Form: Alexandrine
Thumbing the Nose
The goal of a poem: its intrinsic I.D.
is grab folk: to show them; to imbue imagery –
to say something profound and to then sculpt the...

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Categories: appreciation, history, inspirational, irony,
Form: Alexandrine
The angel
Death wraps around her 
Like a tarnished ring on a finger
She takes one last breath
In which alcohol lingers
The pills went down
Too soon after 
The only...

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Categories: angel, death, death of
Form: Alexandrine