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Best Auto Poems

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


Premium Member Winter's Antidote
Written the week my niece's 29-year-old fiance died in 
a terrible auto accident, 2 months shy of their wedding day.

O Winter, why this desolation? Trees,...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: auto, bereavement, community, death, grief,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member When It Comes To Me
I often sit for long periods of time
hoping the perfect beginning will come to me.
To write a poem that starts with a pristine Capital
leaving readers...

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Categories: auto, adventure, celebration, change, identity,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member October Rain
 Is it
simply a case of precipitation,
moist warm air condensation
or are they God’s tears showering us with love,
as rain washes away our sorrows,
in the hope...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: auto, autumn, october, rain,
Form: Free verse
I am Me, Set me Free
I am given to you by Creator Himself
My Limbs long to grow straight and tall
Bathed in sunlight from above, paying homage
Fulfilling my God given task
From...

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Categories: auto, cancer, creation, environment, health,
Form: Ode
Premium Member On My Loneliness

AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL

My childhood spent without peers
alone and prey to my fears.

Nights spent face buried in my pillow
my emotions  like a weeping willow.

The school kid disliked and...

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Categories: auto, loneliness, planet,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The Haunted House
The Haunted House

An aging Victorian graphite three story house sat on a 
promontory, lonely, deserted, weathered and forlorn.
Broken windows showed signs of cruel abuse from
passersby...

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Categories: auto, autumn, fear, horror, house,
Form: Narrative
The folly of the fight
The folly of the fight


These four walls; such contemptible and wretched creatures-
mock me, taunt me, deride me as weak and worthless.

I am shackled to the...

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Categories: auto, body, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THURSDAY ON MY LIST


For some reason, Thursdays find me warped both in a space of inertia and hyperactivity. Perhaps the anticipation from hitting work deadlines on a Friday...

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Categories: auto, blue, day, nonsense,
Form: List
Premium Member Cruisin' the Drag
Sipping cherry limeade, driving in the car parade, 
we're cruising in the Lone Star state.
Didn't want a bucket seat; the thing it couldn't beat, 
was...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: auto, car, funny, growing up,
Form: Rhyme
A Tribute To Eminem
Without you there's no doubt I'd be
a man without this poetry,
you brought the artist out of me,
my rhymes make up your legacy.

The millions that you...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: auto, hip hop, inspiration, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Rain on the Scarecrow
We ask God’s blessings for food we eat;
those who toil to grow it deserve our prayers too.
In 1985, Farm Aid musicians took their beat,
rocking in...

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Categories: auto, farm, music,
Form: Quintain (English)
Premium Member Scene From A Bike Ride

Like a royal parade,
they waddled across
the well traveled thoroughfare
teeming with autos crawling to a stop;
otherwise road rage reduced to admiration.

The regal drake held his head...

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Categories: auto, analogy, animal, beauty, environment,
Form: Prose Poetry
CRIME OF PASSION
One Sunday afternoon in spring,
i was tending my garden,
trimming and watering the roses,
when he first passed by.
I remember standing up to break the ache,
and as...

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Categories: auto, lust, sexy,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member A Grand American Tradition


Voting day at long last has arrived.
Scrambling through closet,
a cavernous space in accumulation.
In the deepest darkest corner, 
purpose achieved, 
garnering my three by five inch...

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Categories: auto, poetry, political,
Form: Free verse
Tullys Automobile
Over the top of Tammy hill 
came Tully’s motor car, 
Tully never drove it very fast 
nor ever very far.

In his youth he’d taught us...

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© Tony Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: auto, funny, car,
Form: Light Verse
I Just Knew
A Poem Please Contest
Sponsor: John Lawless


in love with you forever
sorrow can heal wounds
through sickness and health

I grew that day…
I knew that day…
I had high hopes...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: auto, daughter, death, family, hope,
Form: Verse
Premium Member God Made You For Me
Remember the long walks on sunbathed sand
Talks we had on a saturated shore
The feel of our hearts pounding in our hands
Each moment better than the...

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Categories: auto, boyfriend, girlfriend, love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member To You My Dears
I'm tired of you ladies, up in my face!
Screaming for justice, it's such a disgrace!
You whine then you wiggle,
You wag and you wail,
I think any...

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Categories: auto, anti bullying, friendship, funny
Form: Rhyme
Dreaming an Electric Reality
Late at night 
    hearts pounding 
heads in the stars
   Three young me 
head over to the local diner 
...

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Categories: auto, teen, urban, youth,
Form: Free verse
SCHOOL, 1950s
A curious cocktail of odours greets us 
as we move in from playground
to corridor, to cloakroom, to classroom.

Beeswax fragrance: freshly buffed parquet.
Brasso smell: base metal...

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Categories: auto, bible, education, faith, religion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Induced Interludes
VIDEO/AUDIO on YouTube above. NOTE: On the video; double-click to enlarge, and/or, right-click for the drop-down menu and click on 'Loop' for auto-repeat.

Induced Interludes

Twilight disrobes...

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© Hilo Poet  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: auto, fantasy, metaphor, surreal,
Form: Free verse
Breathe Continued
Breathe ~ Continued

Yes breathe…

Deeply, then allow your lungs to exhale 
as your guide glides your weightless form through the whitest 										    shades...

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Categories: auto, fantasy, romance,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member SILENT ROOSTERS SLEEP
SILENT ROOSTERS SLEEP

Dads don’t sleep.  They drive over-packed cars, and sip coffee from a thermos cup. Kids in backseat mull over grandma’s home ~...

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Categories: auto, family, memory, travel,
Form: Haibun
The battle between body and spirit
The battle between body and spirit

Housed as I am,
in this earthenware vessel
I witness,
the raging between body and spirit.
My mood- sullen and morose,
a telling sign-
a flashing...

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Categories: auto, evil, faith, health, hope,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Lucy Natio and Prophecy
A Lucy Natio and Prophecy

Lucy seized the moment when her body cramped and rattled her 
         ...

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Categories: auto, angst,
Form: Free verse