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Best Change Poems

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


Premium Member Change
(A Paul Callus co-write) 

The tempest came from nowhere; it took me by surprise
The wind and drawling thunder tried hard to quell my cries.
The darkness...

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Categories: change, feelings,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Change The World
I imagined this world a far better place
Hunger and sadness removed every trace
The wars had all stopped there was peace on Earth
Joy accompanied every beautiful...

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Categories: anxiety, beautiful, change,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Glory of her magnificence
Oceans apart
buried under sandy shores,
a rare pearl slept comfortably
behind her walls.

Fate must have been kind,
for a common man like me,
to stumble upon her shell.
As I...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: change, longing, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Death of the Poet Destroyer
~The Untold Fatal Attraction Poem~

Mid-morning she sees the sun ahead
Her death flowed in a messaged bottle
Gazing into her brown eyes upon all open sores,
Her conscience...

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Categories: birth, change, conflict, death,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Your Judas Like Tan
""Child's Play""

You go down like rain,
A wishing star in disguise, 
You scream bloody murder 
-the perfect two face disgrace
Your lips forever stain and reside with...

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Categories: betrayal, change, conflict, daughter,
Form: Dramatic Monologue



Premium Member The End
The End

Seeing through these cold dead eyes now,
This world looks much different.

The scars of one’s life entire,
Appear now for all to see.

What once meant everything,
Really...

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Categories: change, death, god, heaven,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member WALLPAPER
WALLPAPER

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Paper Thin
Cut down to any size,
Crumble, crop me wrong 
Pull the insulation from my heart.
Never will I be "A Paper Doll!"
Thank you for calling me...

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Categories: change, creation, friend, identity,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Girl, Interrupted
Girl, Interrupted-

Deep cuts from within.
She faced bravely the many hardships of womanly life
How did she end up like this?
Severe depression after her first mental breakdown
Sorrow...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: absence, abuse, change, depression,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Bathe in Liberty
Ariel eyes gaze towards sapphire seas.
Mermaids have no purpose in aquariums.
Yet so many struggle to escape shallow streams.

Sitting upon sandy shores,
depth of her emotions, reflect...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: analogy, change, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SEX AFTER 40
(WARNING  SIGNS)

You are old and fragile
Claiming to be a lion when in bed
In some way, you remind me of the walking dead
Your bones make...

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Categories: body, change, confusion, depression,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member When It Comes To Me
I often sit for long periods of time
hoping the perfect beginning will come to me.
To write a poem that starts with a pristine Capital
leaving readers...

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Categories: adventure, celebration, change, identity,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Falling leaves, beautiful demise
Leaves talking, beautiful demise

If a leaf could talk, it would say, please, take your time
life is acted out in stages, every song has it's rhyme
When...

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Categories: autumn, beautiful, change, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
The Late Blooming Iris
Lately I have paused, pondering death
But I'm not fit for it's journey yet.

It's not that I loathe meeting death's kind
It will be, for me, an...

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Categories: appreciation, blessing, butterfly, change,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Insanity Music
Last year, her imagination went double
So she ignored her previous schedule.
She put all her dreams inside of clear jars,
Decorated with different, assorted stars.

She believed if...

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Categories: change, character, conflict, confusion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member - When Autumn Passes Away -

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Categories: autumn, beauty, change, winter,
Form: Free verse
Dark Storm
Into the darkness
No fear to be found
Echoing silence
Noiseless sound

A new beginning
That feels like the end
Blown away
But there is no wind

A storm is brewing
Yet the sky...

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Categories: break up, change, moving
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The White Roses Died With You
We planted roses in the spring
when love was floating in the air.
A diamond glittered on your ring
reflected in your hazel eyes
the rainbow hues of paradise.
We...

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Categories: change, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Reaching
Riding waves of uncertainty far
Dreams shuffled like cards, so much unknown
Always reaching for that shining star

Looking back on places I have flown
Sorting through memories, making...

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Categories: change, desire, dream, hope,
Form: Terzanelle
Trust
It's so simple,
So basic,
Yet we lack it.
Interaction is nothing without it.
Unable to make a bond because the fact is,
We've missed the point.
The point that connects...

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Categories: change, fear, inspirational, society,
Form: Verse
No Greater Love
For God so loved this sinful world, He gave us all His son;
That we might live with Him one day, when life on Earth is...

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© Jim Fish  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: change, faith, happiness, hope, inspirational,
Form: Quatrain
S U B L I M E
SUBLIME

Sublime
I've been shedding snakeskin...
so blind
I've been destroying the noise
my worst enemy

Deconstructing my identity 
soaking shoulder deep
in oceans of humility 
feasting upon fruits of tranquility

breaking shackles...

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Categories: addiction, anger, change, conflict,
Form: Carpe Diem
Premium Member Advice
Do not look to me with questioning eyes
For i do not possess the answers you seek 
i cannot taste the bitter sweetness on your tongue,
or...

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Categories: change, drink, psychological,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Intangible
There was change.  A strange pulse. 
A new cadence, and tone, where my mother had been
It had been the place I called home
Where two...

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Categories: change, childhood, conflict, father,
Form: Free verse
Threadbare Clouds
Gray smeared sky like a quilt of rags
Winos sip rotgut from brown paper bags
Threadbare cloud crotch splits up the side
Rain pours down, you got nowhere...

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Categories: angst, beautiful, change, culture,
Form: Rhyme
Miracle Divine
In the midst of great turmoil and strife, 
There is a force manifestly to be heard…seen….touched
A voice—ever so soft… yet loud enough to break mountains...

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Categories: analogy, blessing, change, deep,
Form: Free verse