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Best Cognitive Poems

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

Premium Member Sticky Music
Driving along, I’m hearing a song
as my radio I like to play.
I get to my job and hear all day long
that tune that just won’t...

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Categories: cognitive, music, song,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member BiPartisan Dissonance
When oppositional cognitive dissonance deflects focus,
it tends to go back to when I deflected focus from her.
She sends me passive-aggressive messages,
bread crumbs leading back in...

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Categories: cognitive, conflict, math, parents, political,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member As the dust settles
Pheromones’ anguish, settle for censored compromises

Windows layered across beckoned cathedrals
Shattered by chipped stones of the hypocrite

Wanton hearts scramble to restore weakest links
To a forged importance


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Categories: cognitive, life, people,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I'm Here For You
I'm Here For You

Your life has been so sad of late, I'm here for you.
Who could have guessed this grievous fate, I'm here for you.


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Categories: cognitive, family, mother daughter, sorrow,
Form: Ghazal
The Beauty of it All
Pure beauty is eternal bliss.
It permeates our existence
And lightens a burdened soul.
The most beautiful thing is love
(Without judgment or assumption)
Fostering acceptance that—
Nourishes the famished 

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Categories: cognitive, philosophybeautiful, beautiful,
Form: I do not know?

My confined mind
Untamed self control my own worst enemy I can be
I can not be the poison and the remedy
The voices I hear are not in my...

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Categories: cognitive, character, , cute,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member EcoTherapist Conventions
Truth is a feather 
pushed off to the other side.

Truths are a body of feathers
within which our bodies reside.

OK, students of life’s healthiest purposes and...

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Categories: cognitive, beauty, culture, earth, health,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member 'Theatre Of The Absurd'-Catoptric Corridors of Time
'Theatre Of The Absurd'
Catoptric Corridors of Time

Oh how the wounded waverly wander away from their hermitic heart
Only to meticulously maunder thru cumulous clouds that diffuse...

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Categories: cognitive, humanity, metaphor, solitude,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Guess Who?
My life has been adventurous and very far from mundane,
Though at times I've held the short end of the stick, to my disdain.
If there was...

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Categories: cognitive, funnyme,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Reducing Knowledge

Insisting one might was well be dead
Feasting upon dark emotional words
This is how the young have been led
Magnetic this compass for the birds
Signal sent be...

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Categories: cognitive, word play, writing, youth,
Form: Ottava rima
Premium Member A Captive of Circumstance

Your thought-balloons are filled with wild and magical freedom ~

until madness seizes your think tank 
trapping your ceaselessly chirping ideas 
within the teeth of its...

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Categories: cognitive, angst, pain, psychological,
Form: Free verse
My Gallery
My Gallery

In upper part of my body
A cognitive bell rings
From a dial-up connection
of live wires

The modem is working just
To repeatedly provide
the facsimile of
Barren and bald...

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Categories: cognitive, 12th grade, body, conflict,
Form: Blank verse
I Lost Myself
I lost myself the other day and found myself
falling swiftly through the air of destruction 
hitting the ground--crushed by the weight of my 
burden resulting...

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Categories: cognitive, art, death, deep, depression,
Form: Free verse
cognitive enhancement
energy Adderall
sideffects depression
solution Ritalin
additive A.D.D.

Note: this is a new style I am working on called a 3 X 2 (three by two), each line...

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Categories: cognitive, drug, science,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Amphetamine

Enantiomers do not make my amphetamine.
No cognitive enhancers do I need.
Don’t bother giving me that crazy Benzedrine.
Imagination was my mind’s first seed.

I need no extra...

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Categories: cognitive, drug,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member the worker
Our grandson who has Huntington's Disease has been going to physical therapy for a couple of months now at our local hospital. Huntington's Disease is...

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Categories: cognitive, life,
Form: Haibun
The hands of the thought
  grab the tail of the feeling

All letters exploding,
  a new comet takes flight

A cognitive power
  an emotional...

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Categories: cognitive, together,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member New Beginnings
Today we begin with a quote from Eisenstein
with commentary in brackets
informed by Bucky Fuller's cooperative metaphysic 
of Synergetic Steerage.

"We have a[n intuited, autonomic systemic] need...

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Categories: cognitive, nature, philosophy, political, psychological,
Form: Narrative
Disability, Illness and Fundamentalism
Disability, Illness and Fundamentalism

My brother died of Cystic Fibrosis, 
When I was twelve and he fourteen, 
It took away his ambitions, 
To study at Oxford...

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Categories: cognitive, atheist, cancer, health, prayer,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Family Therapy
Feminist ecotherapists,
deeply immersed in permacultural eco-logic,
a systematic teleology of cooperative nutrition economics,
remain rarely flushed out from their camouflage.

A self-isolating,
often eremitic,
with shamanic nature-as-spirit tendencies,
our most articulate...

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Categories: cognitive, addiction, endurance, environment, health,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Healthy Politics, and Sex, and Religion
I hope I know what is healthy sex,
in an experiential kind of way,
in a biblical swell of stay,
and I can imagine a world with healthier,

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Categories: cognitive, health, humor, philosophy, political,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Michellesque
A dedication by Joe:

 In one minute of expression!
In the hour of an age;
I saw the fruit of inspiration
A largesse from heaven’s mage.

So I reached...

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Categories: cognitive, dedication,
Form: Sonnet
I am sexually attracted to intelligence.

Intimate conversations springing from an

eloquent mind, undressing my conscience

and making love to my thoughts.

Giving me cerebral stimulating orgasms from

live interchange...

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Categories: cognitive, poetess, sexy, woman,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I wish, Oh I wish
A huge monstrous olive tree
not giving shade nor bearing fruits,
existing in pains and disappointments
together with the others, they live
is the exact expression of my grieve.


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Categories: cognitive, grief, sad,
Form: Prose Poetry

Somebody said Harmonica Baldwin was a smart child.
That she would grow into her womanhood and set the world afire.
Her characteristics inform...

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Categories: cognitive, beautiful, celebration, character, emotions,
Form: Lay