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Best Consequence Poems

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


Premium Member Covetous
Is it a crime
To pry apart rhyme
Stitch lines, unhitched
From native consequence

To warily marry
Unmetered time
By forced remorse
Unrehearsed
In patchwork verse

In my malaise
My daydreams ablaze
I long for eloquence...

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Categories: consequence, jealousy, poetry, writing,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep
Soft is the pillow beneath my head
as dread sweeps over the world
Haunting dreams with chilling screams
shrill as a lonely wind

Crisp and cool is the linen...

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Categories: consequence,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member COSMIC DREAMS


Be it evidence consequence or coincidence
Every night as I succumb to somnolence

Heavenly smoke rings of frankincense
Rise upwards with sweet opulence

Dulcet dreams inevitably commence
Without fanfare hype...

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Categories: consequence, dream, fantasy, night, sleep,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member We are Nasty Women
We are Nasty Women

When we hear haughtiness, we name it
When we see bullying, we blame it

We are Nasty Women

We do not daintily defer
For selfish whims...

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Categories: consequence, character, confidence, courage, strength,
Form: Rhyme
God is Love
Love is an authority.
It dictates choice and consequence
and joins together all the wayward lamenters
who grieve at their loss of purity.

Love is an actuality.
It breathes new...

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Categories: consequence, lost love, lovelove,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member THE COSMOS, THE FLOWER AND THE BEE






Look as far and as wide as you can, my friend, 
Turn your eyes towards the sky and try to pierce infinity-
This vast unknown- 
Ponder...

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Categories: consequence, flower, god, men, universe,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Omens
OMENS
O’er wintry land bare trees now sway
On wing above, black birds traverse
Occluded skies of baleful grey
Outspreading wings imparting curse 

Yet outcomes told by prescient sense
With...

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Categories: consequence, life,
Form: Rhyme
Regret
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Categories: consequence, loss, me, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Poetry Police # 2
Many (con)-ARTIST are drinking more than the soup
A kidnapping of the mind
Confessions/conspiracy/rounded up in groups
Interrogation on a  prowler /who's words robbed us blind
Corrupting our...

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Categories: consequence, dedicationwords, me, poets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member An Unpaid Debt
With less tomorrows than I've yesterdays
In looking back I have but one regret
Before that last tomorrow fades away
I wish that I could pay an unpaid...

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Categories: consequence, appreciation, forgiveness, love hurts,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Let Go Of The Rope
Let go of the rope my tethered friend
Your holding on to a futile end.

For if you fall what’s the consequence?
But if never tried life won’t...

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Categories: consequence, courage, life,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member At Summer's End
At summer's start, how bright our youthful dreams
Like scattered clouds across a bright blue sky
Unchallenged and still green from birth in spring
Our spirits and ambitions...

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Categories: consequence, appreciation, metaphor, summer,
Form: Sonnet
A Musing
She said, if I correctly recall,                  
That, for...

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Categories: consequence, destiny, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Addicted To You
You course in my veins with prurience, wild
          Immersing my marrow in urge, recompiled
  ...

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Categories: consequence, analogy, drug, love, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Bare Infinitive and the Meaning of Life
THE BARE INFINITIVE

Look: up above the stratosphere 
Outside the earth's blanket veneer
Beyond planets stars and galaxy 
Past even faintest nebulae

Far from the pull of gravity
Free...

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Categories: consequence, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Letter To Dear George
Dear Lord Byron
Please don't be upset
I wish to call you George
With affection and respect

The "Destruction of Sennacherib"
I was introduced to your poem
I learned it word...

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Categories: consequence, appreciation, childhood, courage, freedom,
Form: Quatrain
Bedlam baby
I remember you
cartoon smile and egg-shaped head.
Do you remember
how the rainbow formed on the water,
how the neon lights flickered,
or the scent of nectarines on your...

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Categories: consequence, childhood, life, nostalgia, time,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dreams of Tomorrow





"Dreams of Tomorrow"



Walks on water with me
He breathes out
I breathe in
wrapped limbs
sink beneath ice surface
rise twin volcano
walked through mirror
touched his skin
Dreams of Tomorrow.
Born again

Begin 

(Lovejoy-Burton/Jan...

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Categories: consequence, longing, love, romance, valentines
Form: Romanticism
I would take a bullet

My love for you is true and has no bounds,
you are my friend, my life, you are my rock,
I adore your voice your melodic sounds,
even...

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© Roy Pett  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: consequence, desire, feelings, i love
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Sip The Sunset


Alone, beneath the skies of sunset wine,
infuse me with your golden minutes’ keep -
break the cloudy mantle’s mood so dreary,  
subdue the winds to...

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Categories: consequence, appreciation, emotions, hope, longing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hope Lost and Found
I stand tall on the windy mountain side.
Look down on mankind’s world
And snort in depreciated disgust.

Let death embrace me in its jugged jaws.
I'm not afraid,...

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Categories: consequence, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
A Respectable Tree
The tree of my ritual was old and tall,
though not a true giant;
the next one may be, but needn't.
It possessed consequence in its bough
and the...

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Categories: consequence, metaphor, tree,
Form: Free verse
welcoming gestures bloom throughout all
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In the absence of complication,
trials and tribulations become distant memories.
Above sapphire skies delight sanguine eyes -
inspiring forthcoming musings of the mind.

While a tiny thread weaves...

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Categories: consequence, peace,
Form: Free verse
Passion
Passion
blue sky ignites,
passion incites,
passion fights,
to be free to ride.

lady delights,
heavy breathing might,
beach  might us abide,
he stood alone and cried:(  

and it was hardly...

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Categories: consequence, adventure
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member cost of the creative
oh, yes ...

yes, I have ...
I've had them ... those moments
the deep, desperate, rare moments ...
"straight-from-a-movie" moments
of romance and melancholy

where the violins and violas and
cellos...

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Categories: consequence, appreciation, art, introspection, pain,
Form: Free verse