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Best Best Friend Poems

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


Best Friend Defined
What's a best friend,
But the smell before rain?
The hand that we give,
When a friend is in pain

It's the things that we do,
The words that we...

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© Dana Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: best friend, friendship, hope, love, friend,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member HE IS MY BEST FRIEND
HE’S MY BEST FRIEND

Times of laughter under a southern sky
with jacarandas in their ripest bloom.
Those days were left behind as years went by
with summer’s shining...

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© Teppo Gren  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: best friend, cancer, friendship, tribute,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member HE REMAINS MY BEST FRIEND
Times of laughter under a southern sky
with jacarandas in their ripest bloom.
Those days were left behind as years went by
with summer’s shining light now dimmed...

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© Teppo Gren  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: best friend, death, death of a friend, friendship,
Form: Sonnet
I Think Of You - An Alternative Universe - 6

From childhood it was a world of two...you and I...
I leaned lightly, leisurely against your heart and you let me in.

We were five I use...

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Categories: best friend, cute love, desire, funny
Form: Prose Poetry
Her Masterpiece Is Her Story
Her paintbrush is a razor,
Her canvas, her wrists,
"I deserve the pain."
She shrugs and insists.

One day the brush will push down,
And it will cut so deep,
That...

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Categories: best friend, abuse, addiction, anger, body, boyfriend, bullying,
Form: Rhyme



ECLIPSE
~ECLIPSE~

The shining light hides behind my eyes,
Comes in a super nova surprise
My spirit glides into the skies,
Spreading the perfect heat like the sunrise

I was like...

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Categories: beautiful, beauty, best friend, light, moon,
Form: Rhyme
The one known as Destroyer
Ohh the days have been many here
but that day her name was seen
struck a fear deep inside.
Could she really be that mean?

Time passed as her...

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Categories: best friend, friendship,
Form: Ode
Together we are strong
Yes, life is tough! 

I know there are struggles in life that we all go through. 
Sometimes we secretly hide them away, 
some for fear...

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Categories: best friend,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Carolyn Devonshire
There lives a grand lady near the sea
In Ormand where she delights to be.
She is a Poetess, words she shares
In lovely poems, her heart she...

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Categories: best friend, blessing, giving, love, poetess,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Thirty-Eight, Cancer Poem: For Sharon
Thirty Eight ( Corny Cancer Poem) For Sharon

Hallmark has a million cards in their catalog
And not one of them says,
Life Sucks
American greetings had nothing that...

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© Poet M.e.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: absence, best friend, cancer, farewell, fear,
Form: Blank verse
The Malkavian..Part 1
The Malkavian..Part 1

His mind has all the meaning of a madman that is screaming
Tortured and tormented, a life lived to be lamented 
His family, drained...

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© Nate D.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: best friend, caregiving, friendshiplife, drug,
Form: Alliteration
hahahahaha i have no idea what to title this
help mrs. muse is gone and my mind is shooting blanks 
my friend called inspiration is trying to walk the plank 

motivation just married mr...

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Categories: best friend, introspection, friend, friend, high school,
Form: Rhyme
Silent Night
~poet at night~

I lay here in the dark all alone with my thoughts
Gazing up where the stars hang above
Solitude my best friend,
The tides reach my...

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Categories: best friend, heart,
Form: Free verse
TO DARREN - SOME STARS SHINE BRIGHTER
SOME STARS SHINE BRIGHTER

Some stars shine brighter 
Some waves crash stronger
Some winds blow warmer
Some days are lovelier

Some friendships are eternal...

During our lives we meet a...

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Categories: best friend, friendship, thank you, tribute,
Form: Prose Poetry
Laid to Rest
Tears no longer come, 
dried ducts of wrung emotion,
denied one more drop of release.

... but only to feel

Feel your finite presence beside me,
inhaling your sweet...

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© Judith S   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bereavement, best friend, death, depression, true
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dark Everywhere
A softer breeze blows his way
And a sunny day shines everywhere
Painting the sky blue and grey. 

But those hues are not for him,
For him it's...

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Categories: best friend, dark,
Form: Free verse
The Perfect Friend
The Perfect Friend ©

Today I found a friend 
Who knew everything I felt
She knew my weakness
And the problems I’ve been dealt.
She understood my wonders
And listened...

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Categories: best friend, friend, friendship, identity, loneliness,
Form: ABC
Premium Member Soulmate Love
To Timothy Lee, The Best of Me


Finding love is our unsure heart’s goal as edged on by our confident souls.  Some journey through life...

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Categories: best friend, blessing, devotion, emotions, soulmate,
Form: Free verse
Birthday Extravaganza: Lovely Roses On Your Special Day
                        ...

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© Galeo DS  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: best friend, birthday,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member Rebel Girl
She doesn't believe in quiet love
wasn't born to bleed shyly,
couldn't care about the cost of conquest,

Too beautiful to be bitter, and too young to be...

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Categories: beautiful, beauty, best friend, body, desire,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member My Dog
Every time you look at me
Brown eyes say, "I love you"
When you're lying next to me
Your snuggle says it too

That soft brown skin's inviting smell
I...

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Categories: best friend, dog, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Story to Tell
A heart read and quoted by many in this lifetime
Battle scars that remain and yet shielded by a peace of mind
Walked several miles and traveled...

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Categories: best friend, dedication, friendship, life, sympathy, life,
Form: Narrative
A Small Stain Of Blood
an early morning rise,
up the stairs
walk into the bathroom 
in the sink
a small stain of blood.

less than a measure of yesterday 
pulling a baby out...

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Categories: best friend, child, drug,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SHATTERED LIVES
After all these years, we've weathered many a heavy storm
Now my life is empty with no one to keep me warm
Bitter tears I've sadly wept,...

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Categories: best friend, betrayal, heartbreak,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Stepping towards we
I had never felt a part of the we
Not sure how I was supposed to be
I stood on tiptoes trying to see
Wondering if there was...

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Categories: best friend,
Form: Rhyme