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Best Cotton Poems

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


Premium Member Sweet Sugar Cookies and Peanut Butter Bars
"I dream of Candy!"

Sweet cakes and peanut butter squares 
A living diabetic's nightmare. --  My heart 
sings to the beat, Under the Neutron Star...

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Categories: cotton, addiction, candy, fantasy, funny,
Form: Alliteration



These Eyes Have Often Been Solaced
 These eyes have often been solaced

by twilight's cotton candy pllows moving silently

towards a sky's velveteen blanket

and angels'silver gowns

By gazing over hills

to where old country...

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Categories: cotton, age, love, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Peaceful I Love You
An early outing for my friend and I
We walked the winding path down to the springs
The uncut winter hay is now waist high 
And in...

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Categories: cotton, beauty, i love you,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member Silhouettes in moonlight

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Cotton candy swirls
on a pink flamingo sky
Late December wishes
that are slowly floating by
Apricot horizons
glowing softly ‘cross the hill
Twilight born emotions
falling on this night so still
Sweet...

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Categories: cotton, good night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Whispering colors

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A soft yellow ember,
the sun is arising
Horizons remember
the smile on your face

Meadowlarks sing
as the morning approaches
The start of a new day
in hues to embrace

Rose petal...

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Categories: cotton, good morning,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Across The Border
"La Voz"

La Noche sin agua --- I spill my loving lips
Dancing, laughing and celebrating life 
I am his queen, aka' dulce Nina
A night he must...

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Categories: cotton, anger, corruption, how i
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Starbright
As I gaze into indigo skies,
Stars are brighter tonight,
Twinkling in the darkness 
Of a new moon.
Orion's belt enchants 
My impassioned heart
As my thoughts of you...

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Categories: cotton, happiness, love, romance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Stars and those with Stripes
"America First",
is the worst.
Should not thinking of others,
be your thirst?
Those who are selfish,
end up being cursed!
Soon they'll be last,
instead of first.

Who among you,
prefers guns and...

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Categories: cotton, black african american, class,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member The True Knight
POTD 9th April 2018

Synopsis -
A story of selflessness without jealousy or rancor that is often evident through the ages in all walks of life, even...

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Categories: cotton, love, romance, sensual,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member Music To My Ears
Effervescent elation arises and dances to ancient echoes; the rhythm of the drums heartbeat.  
Champagne notes bubble into the night sky; night music of...

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Categories: cotton, animal, bird, dream, image,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member House On Memory Lane
Feeling nostalgic, I went back home
To a house on Memory Lane
A sentimental trip, through the years that have flown
To a three bedroom, small white, wood...

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Categories: cotton, memory, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Crayon Caresses
"Crayon Caresses"

blue velvet sky caresses
pink cotton candy clouds
beneath a gold umbrella
red heartbeats breathing loud.

a yellow Sun kisses skin
of silky bronze glowation
footprints carve love in brown...

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Categories: cotton, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Winter

With his icy fingers he stole my smokey breath,
laid a sheet of slippery freezing cold by my feet
and then whispered in my ear right to the...

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Categories: cotton, winter,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Cora's clothesline
What softness in silence amidst the cacophony of a spin cycle world war.
Lying next to your glow in sleep's stillness, careful of your bandaged hand.
Watching...

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Categories: cotton, heart, innocence, june, marriage,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Slave
Like a herd of cattle, placed on a ship.
Upon my back, I felt their whip!
Ripping into my flesh, excruciating pain.
Forced across the big water on...

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Categories: cotton, courage, death, slavery, perspective,
Form: Quatrain
Whiteness
Winter frost on willow trees  
     Weeping tears of snow.  
Halos 'round the opal moon,
    ...

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Categories: cotton, tribute,
Form: Acrostic
Snow Angels
Here I lie in the solace of my bed

Wrapped up in these sheets of grey

Looking out past the frosted glass

Out into the pitch dark of...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cotton, friend, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Black Cockatoo






"Black Cockatoo"



I was white
as pure snow cotton
thread through the eye of God's needle

Black 
he was, 
not Egyptian, more ancient 

he walked 
in the Dreamtime 
with...

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Categories: cotton, romance, sensual, silence,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member Alaska glaciers
Glacial hills rise elevating fervid sights

Mesmerizing desires adorned turquoise blue

Arousing cobalt passions in sapphire heights

Floating cotton balls on melting cyan hue.

Above your scenic view gloats...

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Categories: cotton, nature,
Form: Rispetto
Premium Member Gentle Summer Rain
She writes about Fall's beauty in the rain 
The falling raindrops' dance ascribing thence 
Bespoken verse that lightens her refrain 
before the time they met...

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Categories: cotton, beauty, care, creation, imagination,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Because
I was a fool.

I was a fool searching for reasons why.

Reasons why I
Grin with sudden boy giggles

As if Karma was my DJ,
Playing cotton candy woven...

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Categories: cotton, dream, innocence, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Second Chance
As the never world awaits me, 
The lord darkness, his cloak now draped.
Haunting images that appear in dreams,
Invade the subconscious, till again I wake 

Complative...

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Categories: cotton, devotion, faith, forgiveness, friendship,
Form: Couplet
December - A Time to Remember
December – A Time to Remember

Deep into Fall, as brown wrinkly-faced leaves wave adieu
Ebony evening sky twinkles with rhinestone-studded stars
Chilly winds blow … a sign...

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Categories: cotton, beautiful, december,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member - When The Soul Is Clean -


Magic dust shooting into starlight pearls as the scents begin wafting 
Around the planet's curve circling warmly embracing on vision 

Glittering golden gleams sparkle through...

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Categories: cotton, angel, beauty, blessing, emotions,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Ancient Shadows Awaken into God's Light
Ancient Shadows Awaken into God’s Light

Underneath the deep seabed the stirring sands of time have passed on.
Ancient shadows continue to haunt all of us from...

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Categories: cotton, dark, dream, evil, faith,
Form: Narrative