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Best Assonance Poems

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

Premium Member Melancholic Tree
In the middle of winter
within misty moors,
lies a melancholic meadow.

Up above grey skies foretell
perturbed crows to seek shelter.
Down below, 
an isolated tree - naked and...

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Categories: analogy, assonance, deep, sad,

Premium Member A Well-Known Stranger
'Twas a sound I thought alarming, most assuredly disarming;
Up I rose from peaceful slumber to discern what it might be.
While my candle flickered, wavered; whilst...

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Categories: absence, assonance, feelings, miss

Premium Member In Midst Of Life
Beautiful night beneath the stars
   with ocean waves glazed by the moon;
nearby, the music of guitars
   strums soft, a melancholy tune.


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Categories: assonance, death,

Premium Member Young Brilliant Poet That Left Us Far, Far Too Soon Second Poet In Dedication series
Percy Bysshe Shelley,  Born 4 August 1792
Horsham, Sussex, England[1]
Died , 8 July 1822 (aged 29)
Gulf of La Spezia, Kingdom of Sardinia (now Italy)
Occupation	Poet, dramatist,...

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Categories: appreciation, art, assonance, beautiful,

Premium Member Waiting For Sunrise
My whole life waits, just this moment, the ink still

wet; for sunrise this clear May morning.

My shaman up already,
hair askance, dancing and trilling his flute

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Categories: assonance, beautiful,

The widow, dressed in glossy black,	
glides from the shadows at the back.	
A veil lies slack across her face	
to mask the grief her features lack.	

Possessed of...

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Categories: assonance, bereavement, dark, death,

Premium Member Upon Dawn's Beautiful Rise, I Was Born, first dedication poem
DEDICATED TO BYRON- Double Sonnets--First dedication poem of series 
honoring great poets.
(Sonnet 1)

Upon Dawn's Beautiful Rise, I Was Born 

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Categories: appreciation, art, assonance, beautiful,

When Winter Comes, Remember Me

When Winter comes, remember me 
beside you on lush ivory sand 
If slushy fingers beckon thee, 
arise and brush aside her hand

As you awake on...

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Categories: assonance, autumn, heartbreak, remember,

Premium Member Obsessive Love
Press not to flaming lips your tepid kiss

Touch not this burning form with hands of ice

A lukewarm love can never bring to bliss

Nor will indifferent...

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Categories: assonance, crazy, love, passion,

Wing's beneath my feet
       This women in my home argues why I leave her so-much along.

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Categories: assonance, confusion, devotion, home,

Premium Member Silent Nightingale
A rhapsody of
rock and roll rain,
tango twisting winds,
samba snow flakes, 
step, skip, spin and swing.

So the subdued sun 
remains solemnly shy as its 
orchestra of...

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Categories: analogy, assonance, weather,

Premium Member Where Light and Dark Part
Where Light and Dark Part

windows, light fading
bright altar set to atone
dusty red crossroads 

Robert J. Lindley, 6-17-2018
Haiku, ( Life, Appearances and Deceptions)...

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Categories: assonance, creation, endurance, growth,

Premium Member Sea View And Love's Loss
Sea View And Love's Loss

They are quivering
With beauty and strange alarm,
Wild roses in the thunder.

The great sea drowned
Those tiny footprints
On the sands
Of my lonely heart


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Categories: absence, appreciation, art, assonance,

Premium Member Flame
If sorrow cloaks the surface of your soul 
And chills the warmth that turns your wishes cold, 
Unchain the hidden anguish in your hold,
Releasing tethered...

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Categories: allusion, analogy, assonance, care,

Premium Member Contretemps

Angry acts begin. 
Harmful words would never flare, 
Count to ten then once again. 

Wildfire spreading fast, 
With mistaken, muddled acts. 
Smokey aftertaste will last....

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Categories: allegory, allusion, analogy, assonance,

Premium Member Moon Light Moon Night
We hold hands walking under the bright beam of God’s Moon Light,
And stop and kiss so intently in the soft cradle of the dark Moon...

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Categories: allegory, assonance, emotions, feelings,

Premium Member My Window
I look at the sky
from my window;

I observe people
from my window;

I feel raindrops
from my window; 

I sense loneliness
from my window;

I think deeply gazing
from my window;


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Categories: allegory, assonance, emotions, feelings,

Voyeur Moon

The voyeur moon has promised she

will hide her light tonight and keep

it dark outside if we'll agree

to let her watch us while we sleep



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Categories: assonance, dark, light, moon,

Crossed Me At The Borderline, Just In Time
-------------------------------------- ~*note: done in fun and aimed at no one~  

try and seed my name you'll concede to shame
no use in calling names to...

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Categories: anti bullying, assonance, baby,

Premium Member I Will Wait
I composed a song version of this poem with different lyrics but the same "beat".
When you see three "dots" ...  pause for a second.


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Categories: analogy, assonance, character, desire,

       BURIED IN WOODS ON A SNOWY EVENING (With apologies to Robert Frost)
Whose woods these are, mox nix to...

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Categories: appreciation, art, assonance, death,

Haiku for the Color Red
As heat bursts around,
silence lets me ponder on,
where I left my phone....

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Categories: age, arabic, assonance, beach,

Shadow to Shadow Revised
Shadow to shadow, shade to shade
In youth the Eden where I played
was left bereft, destroyed, decayed,
by trusts malignant masquerade

Shadow to shadow, shade to shade
Sweet grass...

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Categories: abuse, anger, assonance, betrayal,

Premium Member Many Lifetimes
Incarnations of many lifetimes
sweep before me...
Liberating my soul's chants 
As universal notes of music
Float on vibrant strands of color, 
Phasing purple, pure and light, 

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Categories: allusion, assonance, birth, death,

something new
Am doing a new thing 
A thing that sings a new song 
A song that dongs a new hit 
Am hitting a high note...

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Categories: assonance, adventure, allusion, analogy, appreciation,