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Best Bass Poems

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


Premium Member Music of the Night

With the tremulous dark vista so far and yet so near
Abandoning my defences ~ I stand in awe ~ not in fear

 Virtuoso Maestro unleash...

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Categories: bass, desire, music, night, romance,



Leonard Cohen was right
 


Standing before the microphone,
blank faces stare from cushioned chairs
Jewels sparkle, acting like they’re real,
while bow ties just seem sad…it happens

Marching to the beat of...

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Categories: bass, poetry,

Light On the Devil's Chord -Day 1
And the music began,
And with power so strong, I nearly fell back from the force
Snarling, smiling, demons held me upright,
As the Precarious Prince began,

“Dare you...

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Categories: bass, adventure, crazy, deep, desire,

Premium Member Surround Sound
As the sun tinges the horizon
A pale shade of rose
Beauty touches the slate gray sky
White canvas painted exposed

Surround sound of Dove's voices
Coos echo on all...

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Categories: bass, introspection, life, nature,

Old Faithful
No, not a geyser,
Not a woman,
Old faithful sits
Patiently in my kitchen,
Awaiting my need for her

Old faithful is an organ,
Rich velvety tones
Growls when I ask her
Or...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bass, adventure, life, music, me,

Be Careful what you Hook
  I once heard of a fisher Luciano,
  who sang bass as he played on his piano.
  Once he fished and cast...

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Categories: bass, fishing, funny, humor, humorous,

Premium Member Bobcat Moon
She sits on the porch in a cool desert night
A bobcat stalks prey in the day's fading light
The moon looks like a big orange in...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bass, autumn, friendship, loss, moon,

Premium Member The Life I Love
(In the words of a happy little mermaid)

I slide through silky cerulean seas
Silently swimming wherever I please;
I glide through water with buttery ease,
With skin that...

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Categories: bass, beauty, flower, sea, sun,

Pain of Night, Joy of Morning

He is now a band of sky, 
a bird, a cloud, a stream of blue 
drifting by in midafternoon,
a dragonfly, a butterfly, a speck of...

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Categories: bass, change, father daughter, inspiration,

Premium Member Yard Sale Cowboy On CD
From here to wherever, I'll follow a yard sale sign,
it's a past time endeavor, for my collective state of mind,
I may buy some furniture, or...

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Categories: bass, funny, song-lyricold, nice, fishing,

Premium Member Rules and Regulations
How long did it take her to be free?

How long did it take
For the wingless dragonfly to finally open her heart to the world

How long...

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Categories: bass, courage, freedom, judgement, life,

Premium Member Sound of Silence - Lady Hawke - with Darren White
Synopsis
The lovely Lady Isabeau and her lover, medieval French Knight Etienne escape to flee the lustful advances of wicked Bishop of Aquila causing them to...

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Categories: bass, betrayal, desire, emotions, evil,

One of Texas's Best
“Back in my day” his stories all would start
I’d  lean in close to listen though I knew ‘em all by heart
He was a living...

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Categories: bass, cowboy-western, history, nostalgia, people,

Premium Member Untitled Visions
 Cold clear water lapped 
against the tall green grass
from lakes filled with bass 
and red and black robins
 stand splashing their backs
 Among green...

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© jim joyce  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bass, fantasy, green, red, daffodils,

Premium Member Lavender Rain
Breezes WHISPER in the trees after cleansing rain;
FRAGRANCE of Wisteria WAFTS following rain

Thoughts of my love's LILTING bass voice WAFTING brings BLISS,
As FRAGRANT Wisteria comes...

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Categories: bass, imagination, nature, seasonsurdu, sun,

Premium Member LAUGHTER THAT NEVER GREW



Weary... my footsteps reach a dark alley
as kohl light pushes stars into tender
tempest; notes from an old man's
weeping guitar choke my lungs droning, droning---
as if...

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Categories: bass, absence, love, , Lullaby,

Premium Member The Five String Banjo Man


When I sit alone with my memories

My mind drifts back to the early 60s

When folk music was all the rage

The New Christy Minstrels, Peter Paul...

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Categories: bass, music, pride,

Light On the Devil's Chord - Day 6
Upon this date he spoke no more of the preceding moments, 
Tearing and hurling insult upon insult
In several directions, his tongue whipped and scorched me,
And...

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Categories: bass, adventure, character, gothic, heart,

My Least Favorite Things
 To the tune of.. “These are a Few of my Favorite Things“.

Bass boomers spreading their mis’ry in traffic
Craving attention and driving me spastic,
Not caring...

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Categories: bass, funny, me, light, green,

drifting plankton
I was thinking
of you touching my belly
in one moment in time,
and me kissing your shoulder
in another.

I was thinking
of talk
and whiskey,
the sound of bass
and shyness.

I have...

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Categories: bass, devotion, dream, love, natural

Swamp Life: Human Nature Contest
Swamps are like places where dinosaurs roam  
shadowed by ancient moss-draped trees.        
A prehistoric world in shades...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bass, life, nature,

To whom-
Let's sit together and talk like we used to. . .
when we were young; your voice was like a bass drum-
pumping through my brain. You...

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Categories: bass, caregiving, growth, loneliness,

Poucha Dass Meditation
I close my eyes 
locked in a millisecond
the moment before the bow 
touches the strings 
where silence has a tremor
and wraps me in darkness 
until...

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Categories: bass, introspection, life, music, nature,

Premium Member Nature's Wild Child

Rain’s riot banishes peace of mind day,
Deluge damning dumps devious rage wet.
Storm, summer rain's wild child pours on display;
Lightning fierce, firing fitful since sunset,
Bass booming...

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Categories: bass, nature, rain, storm, summer,

Premium Member not me two cats and a mangy dog
the rain fell 
outside 
dogs and cats
Sunday 
was late in coming
rolled over in bed 
played dead

until a red 
long haired cat
named Fred
sat 
on my head
and...

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Categories: bass, cat, dog, funny, funny