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Best Consume Poems

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

Premium Member Midnight Poet
Whisper's of October  

Whispers in this soup bowl
20 minutes after its muse explodes,
Daylight remains nothing more than a dream 
Warding off the howling sound...

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Categories: consume, addiction, character, devotion, identity,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member A Poetry Collection


Sand falls
Through the glass
Love falls
Within the past
Memories dance
They never last
Head in my hands
As I stare overhead
At the hourglass

Falling Down Stairs

Stairs broken
Wheels unspoken
I fell
Grasping for air

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Categories: consume, art, guitar, humanity, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Island Spirit
Island Spirit

Palm trees are swaying island style
Within the gentle trade wind's flow,
As Egrets glide on salty air—
Then land where verdant grasses grow.

Breathe in sweet scents...

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Categories: consume, adventure, beauty, nature, ocean,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member LIQUID HEAVEN
Liquid Heaven

A feast for my womanly inner beast!       
I tease, I please, you have me on my knees
I wring...

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Categories: consume, body, happiness, heaven, lust,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Book Of Her Body
I lift you up, delicately
like a bouquet of flames in pink patient fever,
romantically, I rove your surface with fingertips that tingle,
the texture of your treated...

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Categories: consume, love,
Form: Ballad

Premium Member For The Love of Poetry
For love of poetry, spellbound am I
by force, that takes me to the land of words.
Beyond control, this power has its way
that leads me to...

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Categories: consume, poetry, poets, words,
Form: Blank verse
.."?Your Beauty!"..
Blackberry kisses, within the celestial starlit mornings hour....

Stirring these passions aglow, amid the flickering flames of desire ~

Caressing such thoughts of you; smouldering embers, that...

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Categories: consume, faith, life, love, passionlonging,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Just another day without you
An abundance of fragrant florets 
constant reminder of regrets
Although they consume the misty air
they seem stale, because you're not there
Your absence has left a hollow...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: consume, absence, lost love, love
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Welcome to the World of Worldly
Welcome to the world of Worldly 
where we feast all night.
All those things you once thought wrong -
here they all are right!

Worldly’s citizens are many.

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Categories: consume, evil,
Form: Quatrain
bones rise
in ashes,
furnace spews clouds
smelling putrid smoke,
tongues consume bodies all,
aeolian whispers fan
Varanasi’s fierce appetite,
prayer flags wave like a wick of hope
while the ruddy Ganges silently...

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Categories: consume, death, fire,
Form: Etheree
Premium Member Swallowed by the moon
*Super Moon 3/20/19

I was swallowed by the moon
Its brightness captured me
It hadn’t come too soon
Needing light to consume me
And so it did, from a dark...

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Categories: consume, beautiful, light, love, moon,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I got a letter from the devil
(Hello, my sweet friend!)

Speaks in unknown tongues 
Nevertheless it will consume
Ask for food, 
A sweet drink 
The hunger and thirst are real
It's pitchfork aims at...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: consume, anger, anxiety, character, dark,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Halloween on the Dark Side of Town
It's a nightmare down on Elm Street. Satan's waiting here at home.
Where's that little Freddy Krueger with his nails of sharpened chrome?
And that dearest Michael...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: consume, holiday, satire,
Form: Rhyme
Dear Humanity:
Dear Humanity:

You know I love you, right?
Stop calling me Mother Nature!
I hate that!
Genderless am I…
Oh, yeah, I get the ‘bring life forth’ bit,
creator of new...

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Categories: consume, corruption, earth, humanity, pollution,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member In Memory Leonard Cohen
The End of Love

A secret grief rips apart all that was
Slaves to the sexual caresses of time
Stallions in black gallop gallantly in fields
Of spring full...

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Categories: consume, death, dedication, memory, november,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Uplifting
I flew over Bryce Canyon my wings fully spread in a gentle glide 
as I marveled at the view below. It wasn't the first time...

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Categories: consume, giving,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Sin Hypoxia
To escape sin, I built a glass box around me.
Though sin like water started leaking through the cracks upon me.
Soon the water would consume me.

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Categories: consume, faith, life, water, water,
Form: Free verse
Of Road Rage and the Poetrysoup Profanity Policy
As Joe was biking down the side of the road
He ran across a chap with a dearth of driving skills.  
Or more accurately, the...

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Categories: consume, anger, conflict, culture, funny,
Form: Light Verse
Your Undying Legacy
My heart is so keen on you,
It leaves me cold, relentless, impossible
He fell into the love pools in my eyes,
The light you demand me to...

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Categories: consume, dark, deep,
Form: Narrative
Questions to Ponder
What flowers do we most cherish?

Ones with such aroma they consume our senses,
as sweet purfumed, honeysuckle clad fences,
or those of brilliant hues springing boldly from...

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Categories: consume, appreciation, beauty, thanks,
Form: Verse
Clown aT The Abyss
Italian restaurant; pasta and wine - red, like the eyes of a bat,
Screeching from a cave, dark as the eyes of a snowman,
Coal plucked from...

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Categories: consume, allegory, conflict, confusion, corruption,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ragnarok: The Storm
With the end of days upon them
Nears the time of final battle
In the halls of high Valhalla
Asgard senses its death rattle

In the forest crows the...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: consume, weather,
Form: Epyllion
Asylum Bound
I'm not really sure how to explain 
This strange feeling with my feeble brain-
It's driving me a new kind of insane.

If I believed in love,...

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Categories: consume, love, song,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Stoned Pen - Humor

I feel privileged.

I have been chosen by the Government 
as part of a group testing something called 
Edible Clinical Marijuana.

Honestly I half expected it to...

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Categories: consume, humor, humorous,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member When Cities Yell

what grows from these petri dishes? 

when will these hives
with their metal monsters
their deceiving smiles
their artistic like visages 

stop breeding,

stop growing,

like a virus?

what of the...

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Categories: consume, abuse, creation, earth, nature,
Form: Free verse