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Best Blitz Poems

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


Land of Hearts--Blitz for Contest
British wanted profit
British wanted new land
Land rich in resources
Land of ivory and coffee
Coffee British could sell
Coffee Kenyans could not 
Could not retrieve freedom
Could not reason...

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Categories: africa, freedom,
Form: Blitz



Premium Member Lips Forever Joined
Kiss me passionately
Kiss with untetherd lips
Lips that are ripe
Lips that long to know everything
Everything waits for it's time
Everything has possibilities
Possibilities beyond limitations
Possibilities are laying in...

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Categories: first love, happiness, innocence,
Form: Blitz
Premium Member ''silence sweet solitude''
 
the solitude
the silence
silence of a bee in the forest
silence of the leaves
leaves on majestic trees
leaves my soul quivering 
quivering treasures
quivering happiness and joy 
joy...

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Categories: nature, poems, writing,
Form: Blitz
Night Of Dreams
Under stars so bright
Under guise of night
Night laid low
Night shall show
Show sparks of gold
Show feelings told
Told in heaven's skies
Told in gleaming eyes
Eyes so blue
Eyes held...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: love, romantic, valentines day, , sweet
Form: Blitz
Premium Member Periodical and Rash
elements combine
elements are periodical
periodical books bore
periodical tables
tables made of symbols
tables without plates
plates are round
plates which hold pi
pi is a formula
pi is a tool
tool for a...

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Categories: allegory,
Form: Blitz



Chains of Colonialism
Chains of Colonialism        

With guns they came
With whips and chains
Chains to capture the Dark Continent
Chains snaking across Africa
Africa...

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Categories: africa, discrimination, people, racism,
Form: Blitz
This is not a poem--- A singled out page
-THIS IS NOT A POEM-

Hey, Poets stop by, give me a shout out.
Tell Me Where You Are From;)
I promise I won't show up on your...

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Categories: africa, america, community, culture, earth, race,
Form: Blitz
Premium Member Time lost eyes
Sitting all alone
Sitting pondering time
Time I can't get back
Time travel is impossible
Impossible is but a state of mind
Impossible until it's possible
Possible to rise 
Possible to...

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Categories: imagination,
Form: Blitz
Calling all poets
Wake up, wake up, wake up I say.
There are words for you to find
And your poem is yet to get an end.

You slept for too...

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Categories: art, beauty, community, cry, emotions, encouraging,
Form: Blitz
Premium Member Australia Down Under
Down under continent
Down low is Australia
Australia the big island
Australia sixth largest continent
Country whose desert known as outback
Country who has the largest reef
Reef called the Great...

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Categories: nature, weather,
Form: Blitz
Premium Member howl beyond reason
“Being crazy isn't enough.” ? Dr. Seuss

Jabberwocky's growl
Jabberwocky howl
howl at little girls
howl at the moon
moon with your pants down
moon over Manhattan
Manhattan nights
Manhattan Knights
Knights in White...

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Categories: analogy, crazy, word play,
Form: Blitz
Premium Member Boats of Shame
Bring your guns
Bring your boats
Boats filled with ghosts
Boats weighted with chains
Chains that will one day break
Chains that will carry
Carry us to Zion
Carry our pain
Pain born...

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Categories: abuse, baptism, courage, slavery,
Form: Blitz
Presidents Day
  
I was eating breakfast yesterday with my 12 year old granddaughter and I asked her “What day is tomorrow?”  Without skipping a...

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Categories: culture, funny, granddaughter, grandfather, humorous, political,
Form: Blitz
Prayer Breathes In
Australia down under
Australia under prayers 
Prayers that fly
Prayers that bother
Bother your heart
Bother in swells
Swells into far lands
Swells into rocks
Rocks of honor
Rocks of pain 
Pain of...

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Categories: love,
Form: Blitz
Premium Member WHERE FROZEN EMBERS STILL BURN
WHERE FROZEN EMBERS STILL BURN

When will periwinkle dreams entwine with my lifesong?
  deadly winter has blanket me? [Long, ah! so long...]
Has bloody ferns swirl...

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Categories: blitz, courage, emotions, inspiration, strength, symbolism, uplifting,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Beg to Have
I ask for your help
I have never been too proud to beg
Beg your pardon
Beg for a morsel of your time
Time to write a different script
Time...

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Categories: betrayal,
Form: Blitz
Premium Member White Shoulder Dreams
Oh the images we freeze in time

the sweet, sweet scents that bring recall

the sharp and painful longing that belongings bring

for those lost or lingering on...

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Categories: blitz, missing you,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member This Weeping Love
this sad heart
broken heart
heart aching
heart delicate and weeping
weeping lost love
weeping to God
God Almighty
God can you hear this girl
girl of sadness
girl of love
love mine
love like a...

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Categories: death, lost love,
Form: Blitz
Insomniac attack
A Hindenburg-Esque explosion
Say goodbye to rationality 
While all the daily trespassers Scream!
"OH THE INSANITY!!!!"
I sleep with sinners
Weep with the saints 
I'm twice the fossil
Three times...

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© Nathan D.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bible, faith, hilarious,
Form: Blitz
Meditate like life
Wake ’n bake
Wake and meditate
Meditate like Buddha
Meditate your mind
Mind over matter
Mind is infinite
Infinite dreams
Infinite power
Power to heal 
Power to see
See beyond
See the truth
Truth be told...

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Categories: life, love, slavery, spiritual, truth,
Form: Blitz
MANCHESTER
MANCHESTER

Oh, Manchester, you are such a majestic city 
bathed in your bright blazing lights in the night. 
Everyone has been to your cityscape, 
if they...

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Categories: blitz, beauty, city, england, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Everyday American Irritations
GROGGY BEDHEAD NO COFFEE SHUT THE BLINDS .... PRESIDENTIAL NO GOOD CHOICES TELIVISION SIGNAL GLITCH SMEAR ART CAMPAIGN... LATE NIGHT REHEATED RERUN RETWEEKED RETWEETED MORNING...

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Categories: america, anxiety, celebrity, conflict, confusion, corruption,
Form: Blitz
Premium Member I, Lamenting
I write poems
I paint poem
Poems dripping blood
Poems deep and sad
Sad and raw with emotion
Sad to read and behold
Behold the words
Behold the sadness
Sadness in bleeding poetry
Sadness...

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Categories: poetry, writing,
Form: Blitz
Premium Member Me between minds
Smile little child
Smile for me
Me who is you
Me who cries
Cries for her
Cries because
Because I knew
Because I was there
There is no excuse
There was a way
Way back...

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Categories: betrayal, feelings, children, hurt, silence,
Form: Blitz
Premium Member Hearts and Magic
Candy coated kisses
Candy hearts
Hearts made of paper
Hearts in love
Love is selfless
Love is a mystery
Mystery to solve
Mystery of life
Life is worth living
Life is precious
Precious moments
Precious promises
Promises...

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Categories: chocolate, dream, love, magic, valentines day,
Form: Blitz