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Best Brush Off Poems

Below are the all-time best Brush Off poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of brush off poems written by PoetrySoup members


Let Go
LET GO

You spend your time worrying
     about so many things
You take a little problem
     and give it...

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Categories: brush off, anxiety, life, perspective,
Form: Rhyme



Tears On My Pillow
When I feel alone and sad,
 Lying on my bed,I hold on to my pillow.
 I close my eyes,I think Of You,
You are My Sun,My...

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Categories: brush off, love
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Earth Trillium
silent shadows sing praise to 
gossamer lace the Spider webs

give shape O fearless Wolf,
the night awaits your merciless feast

listen, Heaven calls you Trumpeter Swan!
your voice...

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Categories: brush off, nature
Form: Lyric
Dirty Love
So we came undone, stitch by stitch,
it's been far to long but the scars still itch.
Lies start to feed on a love I believed
was specifically...

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Categories: brush off, best friend, leaving, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Smitten
Cheshire cat atop her throne
Leaving not to all alone
Mice long gone in fear of fight
Be still the home at rest tonight

In maker's bed aloft of...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: brush off, light, love,
Form: Rhyme



The Blessed Lie
Wandering an abandoned path
Fearful, lonely and dismayed
A withered spirit broken by one
For a healing hand I prayed

Lift the pain bestowed upon me
Release me from this...

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Categories: brush off, friendship, me, day, me,
Form: Rhyme
Caterpillar falls
Caterpillar falls.

The dawn from drunk consciousness,
awakes from the darkness of night.
An eagle stares at the back of wind,
then floats downstream till the current ends,
and dips...

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Categories: brush off, appreciation, beauty, environment, metaphor, nature,
Form: Free verse
Preserve The Past
Preserve the past in order 
to make tomorrow a better place.

With the strength of ten
and the mind of one
brush off those wounds
aging the surface
and free...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: brush off, earth, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Chuckling And Squawking


Walked at the mall this morning right outta bed
Clucking and squawking like an old hen with the bends
Perseverance is a must
Just brush off the dust
Showing...

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Categories: brush off, age,
Form: Limerick
Sounds Of The Night
I heard a long whistle blow
as it rippled across the pristine
valley, full of glistening snow.
I felt the trees brush off the 
wind as that long,...

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Categories: brush off, cool, dark, lonely, seasons, winter,
Form: Rhyme
A Tangled Web of Lies
O, what a tangled web we weave when first we practise to deceive!
Can't help but to recall this famous quote from Sir Walter Scott...
When one...

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Categories: brush off, anxiety, betrayal, community, confusion, international, people,
Form: Free verse
Saul Grills Marilyn at a Seedy New Orleans Jazz Dive
Saul’s twinkling eyes took it all in – the platinum hair framing a first-class face, the silvery sheath dress wrapped around a figure that was...

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Categories: brush off, humor, murder, mystery,
Form: Narrative
Corrals and Chutes
Mind all that your pa says
And don’t give him no reputes,
Sit quiet on the wood rail
Down by the corrals and chutes.

Don’t dally your digits
Or dive...

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© Glen Enloe  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: brush off, cowboy-westernlife,
Form: Cowboy
spilled ink on a perfect verse
This isn't the time to run away

Nor is it the time to hide

they say "use your whole heart

and take a dive"

 

I forgot the past...

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Categories: brush off, life, loss, loveme, heart, heart, me,
Form: Free verse
Where
Lost out in space
Somewhere God has hurled
A less evil place
A far fairer world

Where one circumstance
I'm allowed to defy
Where I'm granted one chance
To just say goodbye

Where...

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Categories: brush off, longing, son,
Form: Quatrain
Two Mayflower Matrons-Poem 7
They are the last ones by the peaceful shore
under the gloomy twilight darkening tones;
one holds a seashell in her cupped hand,
a delight for two Mayflower...

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Categories: brush off, creation, emotions, faith, peace, religion, sea,
Form: Rhyme
The Brilliance Of The Ending Day
Let's sit under the tall, satured elm after the long-gone storm;
its branches, unwavering and steaming, are awfully warm.
They stretch their drooping arms to brush off...

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Categories: brush off, autumn, beauty, bird, blue, color, desire,
Form: Rhyme
Christmas Merriment
Snowflakes falling, falling all night
My pine tree adorned, now illuminating under snow
I brush and brush off, unveiling Christmas twinkling lights
Giving the white ground a colorful...

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Categories: brush off, christmas, family, funny, happiness, snow, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
~He Licks The News, To Taste Reality~

Alone these thoughts like annoying buzz,
zealously trample across minds agenda,
beguile what plans I had planned to play.
Yearning for release from ancient scab,
can I not sheath...

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Categories: brush off, life, socialme,
Form: Free verse
Everytime I Look Around The Corner
I live a life in a place where alcohol violence reigns supreme/ 
over a dying culture split in se7en groups of se7enty times se7en of...

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Categories: brush off, angst, death, fear, growing up, hope,
Form: Acrostic
Ever Since
Ever Since

Forever, I loved my mother and father
They never complained or tried to bother
But soon found out I was spoiled rotten
So they stuffed each ear...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: brush off, humorous,
Form: Couplet
That's Why
because…

the hardware store

owner smirked 

when he collected 

my money order

to pay the utility bill

to get the lights turned 

back on.

 

because…

I slept on a worn...

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Categories: brush off, angst, childhood, teen, me,
Form: Free verse
Arkansas Anxiety
Have I fallen to the back of the line
Have I finally conformed
and forgot where my home is
Not really, not in the least
I've just preoccupied myself...

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Categories: brush off, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
My Lack of Lucky Charm
You raise me up above the mountains
You bring me below the vibrant valleys
You allow me to weep happy fountains 
When I walk in your bright...

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Categories: brush off, deep, desire,
Form: Verse
-life-
-Daily Poetry #24, February 21, 2017-
Word: Life 

Life is opening your eyes, 
And realizing the good in everyday,
While walking towards a bright future. 
Life is...

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Categories: brush off, life, smile,
Form: Free verse