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Best Artifact Poems

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


a shining artifact of the past
  GOD’S THUMB IS ALSO HIS MIDDLE FINGER

I SUFFER THE DAYS DILEMMA
And vie with midnight’s madness
I suffer daylight’s RETRIBUTION
And at dawn, dusk or in...

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Categories: artifact, angst, planet, universe,
Form: Rictameter



Premium Member History Rising from the Sea
Treasure from the sea
Golden doubloon
Sixteenth Century artifact
By ancestors hewn

Earth’s history lays buried
Beneath five oceans
As undersea tremors
Create violent commotions

Freeing from Spanish galleons
Precious metals, gemstones
To greet early...

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Categories: artifact, history,
Form: Rhyme
Memory
You called me Memory 
not realizing that is all I want
I couldn't ask for anymore 
than to be a lovely memory in someone's heart
To be...

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Categories: artifact, analogy, art, friendship,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Mask of Alabaster
Once the night had fallen upon a sleepless slumber,
Whence the winter woke me when the third was three in number.

I sense that a wince doth...

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Categories: artifact, anxiety, confusion, deep, dream,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member One Valley Oak
The day I died,  a village cried
and tears washed to the river's side

I meant the world, to my survivors
A Valley Oak......yes, that was me...
A...

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Categories: artifact, history, nature, tree,
Form: Personification



Sunlit Yearnings
The slow progress of a wandering mind.
With quiet ambition, too swift to humble.
I should not fall, will not break,
I fear that I will never give...

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Categories: artifact, lifelife, life,
Form: Free verse
IT'S YOUR HAPPY DAY
Standing straight like an elephant
I can't deny it you're elegant
You're tall and cute but not arrogant
Yes, She's Beautiful and relevant
It's your day so I did...

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Categories: artifact, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, eulogy,
Form: Free verse
if you crossed ELVIS with michael jackson you'd get michael presley or vice
  A BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER QUIET

‘Tis the infancy of yet another day
And I hear it crying for its bottle now
But I know the...

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Categories: artifact, angstson, people, may, people,
Form: Quintain (English)
Golden Cat
He dragged himself along a narrow corridor,
carrying a golden cat statue with him.
He walked as though the weight of the world
was on his shoulders, as...

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Categories: artifact, dark, death, fantasy, halloween,
Form: Narrative
GIANTVILLISM AND CITY OF THE BEAN PEOPLE PART 1
INTRO

A wonderful world it is contemplated Jake as he planted his seed to grow his beanstalk. He knew that this beanstalk would nourish many so...

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Categories: artifact, appreciation, best friend, birth,
Form: Ballad
i NEED a quarter o, i AM sorry I MEANT A QUART OF VODKA
  A BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER QUIET

‘Tis the infancy of yet another day
And I hear it crying for its bottle now
But I know the...

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Categories: artifact, angstson, people, may, people,
Form: Quintain (English)
Premium Member Revitalized
Clocks in the house were all but removed 
I chose utter quietude over malicious ticks and tocks.
Adhering to schedules was reliant on the angles of...

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Categories: artifact, introspection, work, world, family,
Form: Free verse
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica Pier

I remember watching 
the ocean roll on the shore,
wave after wave, 
crashing down on the solid sand
and I idly staring back
wondering if the...

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Categories: artifact, sociallight, history, light,
Form: Prose Poetry
RELATIONSHIP
Have you being in any relationship
At the beginning of every relationship, our lovers goes like
Baby, I love you
Boo, you are a blessing
Bae, you are my...

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Categories: artifact, spoken word,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Fantasia Erotica
her multiple attractive sites
leave him confuse and indecisive
her soft abdomen, hollows down from a simple caress
and her excited twin sisters, resonate on her burst
from an...

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Categories: artifact, body, emotions, fantasy, romance,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member Fr Time's Endless NewYear Proposal
Dear National Science Foundation--Economics Department:

So,
here's what I want to learn,
or research,
if you will.

Why do we have a Financial Sector,
Business and Industry Sector,
Religious Sector,
Education Sector,
Health Care...

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Categories: artifact, adventure, birth, business, destiny,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Arrowhead
While strolling along a mountain trail a week or so ago,
I found an object that set this old heart of mine aglow!
It was a perfectly...

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Categories: artifact, native american,
Form: Rhyme
Donnie Darko
through the cellar door
the artifact of living
tangent universe...

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Categories: artifact, death, fear, happiness, hope,
Form: Haiku
Himmelsscheibe von Nebra - Sky Disc of Nebra - Disco de Cielo de Nebra ,Kintaishi
Himmelsscheibe von Nebra
Von Raubgräbern beschädigt
Relikt aus der Bronzezeit
Abbild von  Mond und Plejaden
Bronze, Goldblech und Malachit
Ein einmaliges Artefakt
Jetzt im Museum von Halle


The Sky Disc of...

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Categories: artifact, historyimage, sky,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member A Cautionary Tale
Great is the battle, small the victory
  when much that we have is lost to mankind.
In this war of worlds its great casualty
 ...

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Categories: artifact, philosophy, world,
Form: Sonnet
My father s blue Grand Maqruis
My father had this car, not very expensive but very fast. It was old, it was squared, it was blue… a Grand Marquis it was....

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Categories: artifact, childhood, father, dad, world,
Form: ABC
A Rainbow
Wrestling sun and rain, playing in a playful mood
Creating an artifact, that seems  out of this world
A colourful extravaganza ,an arched bow in the...

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Categories: artifact, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Mask of Tourmaline
Twice the night had fallen upon a sleepless slumber,
Yet again awoken by winter when the third was three in number.

I sense that a silence doth...

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Categories: artifact, anxiety, horror, imagination, mystery,
Form: Couplet
Hope dangles on a string
just below a marvelous landmark of a metropolis that see's no end to its expansion, lies a stretch of land. curved by many years of...

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Categories: artifact, art, beach, beautiful, beauty,
Form: Free verse
a bRIDgE OVeR A RIver quiet
  A BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER QUIET

‘Tis the infancy of yet another day
And I hear it crying for its bottle now
But I know the...

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Categories: artifact, angst, son, people, may,
Form: Quintain (English)