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Best Cranium Poems

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

Premium Member Serpent and the Cranium
Warm smooth coils round 
my head 
scales tickle my forehead 
I want to scratch 
quick tongue laps my ear 

The body moves… languid 
like water...

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Categories: cranium, grief, imagery,
Form: Free verse

Dejected on my bed this morn, I lay while contemplating,
what seems to be a day to face, I’m really quite unwilling
The peaceful place that used...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cranium, conflict, how i feel,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Who ARE You --- Not For Contest
As the hourglass gets filled with sand,
they take time to ask me who I am,
but who are YOU?      to ask...

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Categories: cranium, addiction, character, cheer up,
Form: Light Verse
Man Made And Manufactured
The human synchronized synthetic sympathetic empathy I robot schizophrenic mechanism
My lifelines technological I think therefore I am and showing potential
Experimental experience my influence controls the...

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Categories: cranium, creation, future, hip hop,
Form: Rhyme
Mr Cokeman
You see I've been misunderstood majority of my life
Its as though if living were war 
then im the knife
Its not my fault society embraces suicide

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© John Floyd  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cranium, black african american, dark,
Form: Free verse

The Skeletal Poem
The human skeleton,
is made up of 206 bones
By jove, they are hard,
as if made of stones!

The brain you think with
is in the Skull or Cranium,

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Categories: cranium, 10th grade, 8th grade,
Form: I do not know?
The Black Powder Blitz
Once upon a time... a child celebrated
Colorful lights of Crackers...
Fluorescence of Fireworks.
The black powder bonfires in sky 
Illuminated  his darkness ..
Sprinkling showers of acoustic...

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Categories: cranium, celebration, child, fear, hero,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 50 Words for Poe: Temporal

"50 Words for Poe: Temporal"

"Labyrinthine mind 
within chalked 
bones of cranium
lies the vestibule 
and shrine of
broken sacraments -
absent Advent,
Pentecost and
an "epiphany" 
solely lacking 
The All...

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Categories: cranium, dark, gothic, mystery, psychological,
Form: Free verse
The Drink of Fools
Drowning in that lie
That liquid that betrays
Color of the amber sun
Whispered to be the Gods drink

Too potent for mortal blood
Consumed by Spartan Violence
Shattering glass
Wallowing in...

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Categories: cranium, angst,
Form: Free verse
The Know IT All
I started to read at the age of three
and know all the winners on Jeopardy
have posters of Einstein all over my walls
the theory of relativity...

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Categories: cranium, humor, smart,
Form: Light Verse
Halo of Hope
There's a whirlwind inside 
Of my head
I'm like bread 
Without butter 
But instead, 
I am like no other
There's a monsoon inside
Of my wandering mindset
I'm like...

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Categories: cranium, encouraging, hope, longing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SUN MEETS MOON

in a stillness
that strives 
for inner peace
time spent alone
I linger
listen to the chatter
inside my cranium
decipher genius
from insane
decode what’s
worth sharing
from what needs

a time for renewal
a new...

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Categories: cranium, change, introspection, peace, silence,
Form: Free verse
Slowly falling away...losing life's game
Say you love me, but it's not the same
I miss you so much and you know so well
I miss your touch...

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Categories: cranium, angst, deep, emotions, growth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Liquified Dream
Liquified Dream

As a splattering of genius juices streamed and eddied within my
cranium, opening covert courses of enlightenment, splurging 
thoughts and gushing ideas, wherein, creativity was...

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© Hilo Poet  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cranium, analogy, imagination, wind,
Form: Free verse
Keep Me
Drifting away, a worthless slave to fantasy's demise
Not a very uncommon feeling to feel today
Reality is filled with evil deception and merciless lies
Not a very...

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Categories: cranium, angst, emotions, hope,
Form: Free verse

We have 206 bones in our skeletal system
Far too many to completely list ‘em
But here are a few for your edification
In case you missed ‘em...

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Categories: cranium, education, funny, humorous, light,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Horse racing

   There once was a young jockey called Morse,
   Who gave a nod and a wink to his horse.

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Categories: cranium, horse, race,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member My Life In An Asylum

In vacuums
You don't assume
a sonic boom
You stay quiet.

My cranium
echoes a hum
that leaves me numb
to your edit.  

Maurice Yvonne
Sponsor: nette onclaud
Contest Name: DESIDERATA (Number 1)

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Categories: cranium, symbolism,
Form: Verse
I, the firefighter
    I am scared
not of you, but  my extra sensory
perception on my internal

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Categories: cranium, confusion, love, passion,
Form: Rhyme
One Hundred Percent Boomboom
The things you do are not worthy of compliments.
I thought even someone like you would have more sense.
Sometimes I wish you would stay on the...

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Categories: cranium, slam,
Form: Rhyme
Call Me Skitzo
If I walk across scolding coals, does that make me unstoppable
If I steal metaphors, does that make me a mastermind UN-robbable?
That's improbable, but it's not...

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Categories: cranium, hip hop, psychological,
Form: Rhyme
Einstein’s brain was more complicated than any Swiss army knife.
A pathologist took it from his cranium creating its’ ignominious afterlife.
He confined it in a formalin...

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Categories: cranium, history, life, loss,
Form: Clerihew
Hello, Brain Fog
I’m afraid, but with hope in mind – 
Help me out of my cell if you can be so kind
My mind has been in a...

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Categories: cranium, angst, anxiety, deep, depression,
Form: Free verse
The Inception: The Dark Side of Me
I’m broke without your love to repair me…

My young heart breaks into two and you push on the brakes…

Three strikez…you’re owt…. Get lost….that is my...

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Categories: cranium, beauty, betrayal, how i
Form: Free verse
Thoughts from a homeless man, Simeon, ranger of the sky

when the booze gets to me...

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Categories: cranium, addiction, health, heartbreak, identity,
Form: Free verse