Best Baited Breath Poems
Below are the all-time best Baited Breath poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of baited breath poems written by PoetrySoup members
WHY ARE THERE STARS
baited breath, fantasy,
When once I pondered whence came the stars
With baited breath and rapid pulse
I let my spirit loose to fly
To the source of my concern.
Time My Enemy
baited breath, love, timelove,
Time has become my greatest enemy
It drags on, an infernal grating on the nerve
Like a broken muffler, dragging around the curve
While my love and...
The Giant's Dream Jars
baited breath, children, imagination,
In the centre of the silence, a giant fills the space
He carries but a trumpet and a battered old suitcase
I watched with baited breath, the...
baited breath, romance,
softly touching (I feel a stir...)
a piano speaks
(a deep tingling sensation within...)
sadness flows (My eyes tracing...)
dancing with emotion
baited breath, romance,
love within life
you are everything
this man desires
a singing voice
enchanting sweet music
baited breath, romance, romantic,
in a baited breath
in the breeze
in a starry sky
within one's breath
To My Soul
baited breath, love,
Where the heart and soul compress
Is a secret garden of helpless bliss
Foreshadowed by any distorted pain
Unrelinquished freedom yet never vain
And I shall await your baited...
A Sentimental Letter to My Only True Love
baited breath, love, passion, romance
My dearest, darling lover,
Through this electronic medium
I touch and caress you with my love
As you read these my words to you
Feel the tenderness of...
No Happy Ending
baited breath, friend, friendship, hate, heartbreak, irony, jealousy,
Bright lights, big city...
bright lights, big city dreams...
please just take me away tonight
Let me rest on your elegance tonight
I have no energy left to spend...
Count to Ten
baited breath, introspection, passion,
To every zephyr comes a bold quest
and every squall can whisper regret.
Those who will take the deeper breath
are those who gain a discerning spirit.
George Washington Cole - 1827 - 1911
baited breath, death, universe,
George Washington Cole
1827 – 1911
So here I sleep.
Buried in this dirt.
Covered in this earth.
Returning to the dust.
Finding heaven in the whispers of the wind.
A Day In The Shade--Zeugma
baited breath, fishing, happy,
She stole a moment, and a book
to linger in the cool of trees
where not a soul would think to look.
She stole a moment, and...
baited breath, death,
I wait for you to come with open arms,
for pain that flays and sears me will not cease
though once I feared you, now I see...
Broadway Opening Night
baited breath, passion, work,
The lights are slowly dimming
The curtain's going up
The stage-hands take their places
The scenery's all set-up
The Orchestra is waiting
For the Conductor...
Southend pier me ole lady
baited breath, nature, time, old, old,
Of the glory days long gone
The train rumbles on as a confused old lady
Unsure of her destiny yet still she travels on
A Storm In Heaven, Sections 25-30
baited breath, devotion, loveheart, woman, graduation, friendship, heart,
Yet never did he waver from the path he had chose
Lyla was his sun, his moon, and his desert rose
Not even the temptations he met...
For the Contest Breathe
baited breath, passion,
When the night claims you like a wayward leaf of old
and it takes you to the caves where anything turns gold
'We Did It'
baited breath, courage,
No one lied, get it out of your mind
Don't start badmouthing again, putting your foot in your mouth
knocking your teeth around
You saw the warning...
Night Time Air Raids
baited breath, war, child, night, child, me, night,
We waited quietly as the sirens calmed and quenched their searing drone.
The air raid shelter hushed in baited breath. One second more. Maybe the end...
baited breath, hope, husband, love, sad, war, wife,
She waits for him with baited breath.
May a messenger not bring any news.
She hopes for the best, can’t wait to see.
He’s her life, she has...
In the Morning Mist
baited breath, animal, bird, change, dark, light, morning,
The rose unfurls its petals to drink the morning dew,
warblers sharpen their trills, granting the Son his due.
Mother bat folds her wings, hangs upside down...
Bear and Salmon
baited breath, nature, nostalgia,
stone clad shores
welt beneath your warmth
fir lined trees
stand silent in your presence
misted waters raise to greet a vibrant sky in jubilation
as salmon fight ferocious rapids
Into The Godly Realm - Let Us Go
baited breath, allegory, faith, god, heaven, journey, joy,
(Rev. 21: 1-7 / Rev. 21: 10-27 / Rev. 22: 1-6 / Rev. 4: 1-6 / Dan. 7:...
Flowers from the Blind
baited breath, philosophywords, world, flower, flower, perspective,
A Rose by Another Name
In prose, I suppose and even rhymes
words, mere words can cut at times.
Still I suppose, every word is a rose....
Dreams in the Dark
baited breath, love, dream, dream,
A dream within a dream that calls my name,
And echoes through the night while sleeping still,
That voice that never seems to sound the same,