Get Your Premium Membership

Best Back From The Dead Poems

Below are the all-time best Back From The Dead poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of back from the dead poems written by PoetrySoup members


Back from the dead: Individuality
Individuality-noun, Total characterization peculiar to and distinguishing an individual from another.
In a word full of close minded ways and being yourself never stays. Change yourself...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, inspiration, inspirational, psychological, school,
Form: Free verse



Back From The Dead
As I sew up my heart
It starts..
The crises of love scorned 
Its torn..
The scars on my slain wrists..
The bruises on my broken fist..
The burn of...

Read More
© Penn Kname  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: back from the dead, death, depressiondeath, pain, death,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Taunting the Dragon
My head rests on the doorframe, as I'm watching him at work.
I'm jealous of the devotion, and the motion of his hands,
much surprised at the...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, love, lust, senses, words,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member BILL CLINTON
Never hid in Jefferson Airplane
Never beat his wife
Never wept on the floor of jail
Never drank his life away
Never ranted on soldiers grave
Never changed his name
Never...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, art, death, drink, evil,
Form: Free verse
Resurrection
Do you ever wish upon a star
That he will find out where you are
Come and find your hiding place
Make your cold heart start to race
Kiss...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, death, love
Form: I do not know?



Resurrection
Cracked mirrors,
I stood alone in this blood soaked hell I created
I build this forsaken structure with my own two soiled hands 
Hid my tears behind...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, creation, youth,
Form: Free verse
All in a Days Work
God created the heavens and Earth,
Presided at a child’s birth,
Made man from a pile of clay,
Welcomes saints to glory everyday.

God smote the Philistines and Egyptians...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, religious,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Beloved Femme Fatale
“Beloved Femme Fatale”


Musk and Neroli satin skin spoons
Naked feet ‘neath The Pillars of Petra
She towers majestic above you, colours your grey skies
You are worshipping her...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, love, romance, sensual,
Form: Romanticism
The Comeback King is Coming Back for You
The Come-back King is Coming Back for You  [Lyrics of Song]

(Written by inspiration of Singer, Wintley Phipps)

Jesus is the come-back King—
He came back from...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, faith, inspirational, song-
Form: Lyric
Sudden Death
Sudden Death
By Rick Rucker

Each time we part,
It stills my beating Heart!

It leaves me Crushed,
Around me, the songbirds, their singing Hushed!

Almost more than I can Stand,
Having...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, love
Form: Couplet
Dreams Beyond Dreams
There are places out in space
that beg the question of why,
abiding where dreams embrace
our infinite inner sky.

Stargazers pay attention
to sidereal pathways,
tracing every dimension,
some using astral...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, birth, creation, death, dream,
Form: Verse
Warrior Bride
She left the country where she was raised,
To pursue her endeavors, no longer a slave,

She climbed mountains and swam through swamp lakes,
To be relieved from...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, faith, hope, inspirational, life,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member WE ARE PURE LIGHT AND ENERGY
the biggest obstacle you face today, is not what's outside your door, but what's inside your mind......can you challenge yourself to challenge yourself?  You've...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, birth, graduate, humanity, love,
Form: Free verse
One Out of Six
Who among you is brave enough
(or dumb enough)
to take the challenge
Bet your life to beat the odds ...
One out of six
Load the chamber with one...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, change, dark, imagery, perspective,
Form: Epic
ROOT BEER BELLY Missuer and an ode to all things 70's & 80's
I drink my root beer
with soggy fries
soiled buns
Hamburg runs
while watching the tube
in an unsightly nude
give me a Draft or an A&W glass
sitting in this position,...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, funny, old, old,
Form: I do not know?
Cross my Heart
Run little sister find somewhere to hide
I'll take care of Dad I swear I'll be fine
Cross my heart and hope to die
I'll never leave you...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, death, dad, night, dad,
Form: I do not know?
Prodigal Son
He was born Joseph
Became better known as Box
He was a cool and clever guy,
he was crafty and cunning as a fox

Fell in love with the...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, brother, faith, lost, relationship,
Form: Rhyme royal
The Payback
I'm coming back
faster than a heart attack.
This is your only warning
I'll be there in the morning.
Your about to bear
the word,
unfair.
Don't be slow
or I'll make shore,
all...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, anger, bullying, depression, evil,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THE NAG
Your conversation centers 'round,
Complaints of one kind or another.
I swear sometimes I think for sure,
You're someone's sainted mother;

Or more likely someone's maiden aunt,
Come back from...

Read More
© Judy Ball  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: back from the dead, family, satire, me, life,
Form: Quatrain
Sick Fantasies
Sitting silently from a corner in the room. Watching, plotting, waiting and craving. Demonic thoughts dancing around my head. Toying with my tempting thoughts of...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead,
Form: I do not know?
Andersonville Prison, 1864
“Is this place Hell” a prisoner asked his first day there; 
No, just a stop along the way. 
Andersonville Prison, 1864. Hell Upon Earth.

The hounds...

Read More
© Steve Zak  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: back from the dead, america, history, prison, war,
Form: Narrative
W. E. B. Dubois (From Pages)
Martin,
Not the German patrician, his vision was a stair
But our own peaceful prince
Well he invoked you
And not by calling Samuel back from the dead
He invoked...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, history, peopleme,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THE NAG
Your conversation centers 'round,
Complaints of one kind or another.
I swear sometimes I think for sure,
You're someone's sainted mother.;

Or someone's maiden aunt, per chance,
Come back from...

Read More
© Judy Ball  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: back from the dead, family,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The Blue Rose
The little boy reclined in his bed.
Out of reach, by his foot, a blue rose lay.
His mom had been looking for quite a while
for something...

Read More
Categories: back from the dead, life, lossmom, night, blue,
Form: Quatrain
All we have
Right now is all we have
Make sure you say what you mean, because you may not get a chance to take it back
Tomorrow isn't promised,...

Read More
© Alex Duffy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: back from the dead, deep, devotion, emotions, encouraging,
Form: Free verse