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Best Bard Poems

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


The Bard of Gort
Springing free from glistening 
Fronds
The summers heat leaps for 
Height;
Whilst drifting obscurely far
Above 
A distant lark now hangs in 
Flight.

Floats down his sweet trill,
Accompanied by...

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Categories: bard, memory,
Form: Rhyme



The Generous Bard
(The Merry Adventures of Robin Good)

Sherwood's Forest legendary, leading man 
up, down, tricking eggs between branches
slender, slander, his voice is growing thinner
twisting, turning heads 50...

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Categories: bard, abuse, character, community, corruption,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Honor Sent To Great Bard, Alexander Pushkin Second Tribute Series, Fifth Poet
(Honor Sent To Great Bard, Alexander Pushkin
Second Tribute Series, Fifth Poet)

(1.)
Poetry Gave Its Deep Rich Brilliance Unto Thee

Bard, what bright Light graced thy soft serenades
In...

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Categories: bard, appreciation, art, creation, dedication,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Rime of The Swarthy Bard
Math, physics, English, and so on—
    alas, are tiresome!
All the professors here go on 
    with a prime axiom....

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Categories: bard, humor, rap, satire, student,
Form: Bio
Lonely Bard
A lonely bard can paint and write more songs,
Which birds loftily warble all day long,
Every note taps the heart of each flower,
Sprinkles dew drops while...

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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bard, creation, dedication, poems, poets,
Form: Sonnet



Umbrella
*I Will Cry*

If this world really mattered,
Why does it bleed?

I could tell you how much I love you,
But, that will never heal the pain.
I am...

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Categories: bard, beautiful, cry, rain,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member No Poet, Am I

A poet, you say? Oh no, not am I,
               There's only...

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Categories: bard, blessing, faith, inspiration, poetry,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails - a collaboration with Robert and Teppo

Waking to cold blown tent, ground frozen icy hard
woods are my love, as is poetry to a bard.
Today starts my anticipated forest trek,
seeking salvation from...

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Categories: bard, appreciation, beauty, introspection, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Soup Bowl Full of Christmas
Twas the night before Christmas, when all thru the Soup bowl,
Not a poet was writing, not even the musing mole.
All their pens were hung by...

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Categories: bard, christmas, family, silly,
Form: Rhyme
A Man's Tale
A man’s tale 

With mind control there he was,
A man for sale…
Hearing the vocal sound from this wordsmith, 
A man in his own tale…
Currently, he...

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Categories: bard, art, beauty, betrayal, death,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Music to my ears
When life is like an evanescent dewdrop,
spirits fade like ashes in a cimmerian shade

but then you smile, 
enlightening like a crescent moon,
sparkling in silent serenity.

My...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bard, love, Lullaby,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails
Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails

Waking to cold blown tent, ground frozen icy hard
woods are my love, as is poetry to a bard.
Today...

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Categories: bard, appreciation, beauty, creation, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member HE'S MR KNOW IT ALL - NOW A COLLABORATION
Old blabber mouth gets on my wick
His attitude makes me quite sick
He plays to the crowd 
Is brash and so loud 
My husband thinks he's...

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Categories: bard, humorous, voice,
Form: Limerick
Intrusion in the Fray:response to Tom
Forgive intrusion in the fray
I'm making comments today
Tom's limericks, three
were cute as can be
But of Kim and Jack, I must say.....

We all know how well...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bard, poetry,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Type, Cast
He crafted word ...
all plucked delicately
like the petals pulled for a vinok
precious and pink and pulpy
wove them, giv'n a similar grace
not for vanity, mind you...

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Categories: bard, analogy, art, creation, introspection,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Reflections from a Toiling Sonneteer
One’s poetry not always will unfold
beneath its author’s pen as some suppose.
And poetry one is to yet behold
might slowly bloom before one plucks that rose.

At...

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Categories: bard, on writing and words,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member This is not a limerick, it's a Nick Trimerick
This is not a limerick
It’s a Nick Trimerick
I’ve purloined the boy’s style for a while
To say thanks for the smiles
And cuz it’s fun to shoot...

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Categories: bard, friend, fun, funny, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Elements - Collaboration with White Wolf
Speak now for the sea, ancient bard that guides me.
Be the voice of its wisdom, washing away my tears.
Raise me and lower me, like an...

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Categories: bard, inspiration,
Form: Free verse
Poets
So you fancy that you know the poet?
I for one, wouldn’t dare make that claim!
Poets have ventured where few men have been,
And the poet is...

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© Dean Wood  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bard, how i feel, poets,
Form: Verse
Poets of a New Dawn

Taking a long ink dip in a desert pond,
rejected drake words
ripple echoes in the wilderness: Tread with care!
Dreadnought thoughts silicate crystalized,
glass menagerie opens to a...

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Categories: bard, poets, truth, visionary, wisdom,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Where Do They Go, These Little Poems
They crumble like confetti,
These little poems I write,
One letter on each tiny scrap,
They blow into the night.

To tickle the toes of a passing star,
And burn...

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Categories: bard, fantasy, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Thou Shalt Always Be My Love
               
In this coursing, crimson river 
of my blood, you float. 
There is no end to this, our eternal
amorousness.
Nay, not even human...

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Categories: bard, love, romantic love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A twisted tale -Jane's Jewel-
Mardi Gras "The Medieval Story"  

On a hot, heavy night in Orleans,
Joan and Jane were seen rubbing chest on chest
An inviting, intimate moment, to...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bard, adventure, celebration, dark, death,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Commenter's, I Thank You
Now where does this Highlander start
To thank those commenter's, present and past
So many read and absorbed
Their kindness to me always lasts

Dr.Ram and Carol Brown
My African...

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Categories: bard, on writing and words,
Form: Quatrain
What's In A Name
Find it  in an anagram,its a name of French descent
It has four vowels in it,and is a long nine letter word.
The main noun starts...

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Categories: bard,
Form: Free verse