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Best Crush Poems

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

October: I'm eighteen, shortcutting home
through an autumn-burnished churchyard -
copper-lustred leaves, moss-skinned stone -
a jaunty swing of skater skirt and arm,
college folder square-sturdy in my hand.

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Categories: crush, abuse,
Form: Free verse

I Wore Your Skin
~I wore your skin~

Brother, I wore your skin last night
Nothing but friction, blood -dry ink
Announcing a crush "Silence by the Sky!"
Integrity denied, endangered enemy

Brother, I...

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Categories: crush, anger, bullying, dark, deep, discrimination, hurt,
Form: Dramatic Verse
I Knitted You A Scarf

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Categories: crush, french, humor, humorous, imagination, light, money,
Form: Shape
Premium Member Where Gladiators Fought
Part I

Where gladiators fought for life,
we meet to fight for love
The constellations in the Roman night sky,
celestial spectators, bathe the Colosseum
in the white blood of...

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Categories: crush, passion, places,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Grake - For Dr Seuss Contest

On a warm summer’s day, in the month of July, 
in a town that’s as small as a grasshopper’s thigh,   
walked a girl...

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Categories: crush, anti bullying, bullying, courage,
Form: Rhyme

Recalling Her
It is thirty six years ago, and I am with her in the garden,
where July is a picnic of egg sandwiches, cress-stippled,
fuzzy-downed peaches, yellow-tangy lemonade.

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Categories: crush, grandmother, memory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Five Letter Words
Noble Souls

Noble souls arise,
build steps,
forge roads,
carry tough loads,
scale peaks,
quell fears,
dream stars which blaze,
clear those black skies.
These souls would tears erase.

Noble souls offer cheer,
avoid wrath
crush their...

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Categories: crush, appreciation,
Form: Verse
This is what it feels like to have your heart racing 
and not knowing when or if it will ever slow down.
Your fatigued body can...

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Categories: crush, anxiety, slam,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Teardrop
you to
mind our
earth, heed
our existence
upon it, care for
 our lives and all that
will occur if we cannot
consider beyond ourselves, 
if we are guided by uncertainty,

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Categories: crush, abuse, death, earth, life,
Form: Concrete
The Flower -part one-
“A Flowers Wilt”	

Witness the small existence 
that abides the beauty of-----------
Freelancers all around,
Just to get a good look.

A baneful abrasion, the flower took
It captivates you...

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Categories: crush, art, beauty, birth, care, flower, nature,
Form: Free verse
Yeah.. I pretend that I'm your man
And your hand's in mine forever
So clear.. love's eyes always see
Feelings that will extinguish never
So lets imagine.. you and...

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© Lyric Man  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crush, destiny, dream, fantasy, fate, longing,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Ode to beauty-w

I stand on the snow covered mountain
Colorful vase of flowers
Slopes  with flower beds laden
I saw the snow lotus flowers
I asked, “Why are you all...

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Categories: crush, flower, inspirational, snow,
Form: Ode
Where the City Folk Live

At the confluence of the cultures 
Where the politics ebb and flow
The tide of humanity crashes
Against their collective soul

The spires of...

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Categories: crush, places,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Promise of the Pomegranates
Outside the city where the pomegranates grow,
where a heart is free and the sky is wide
where time is slow like a rivers flow
and the crow...

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Categories: crush, hope, nature, seasons, symbolism,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member You Tempt Me
You tempt me
As I sense your presence by my side
The whisper of your flowing silken dress
A whiff of fragrant jasmine scent.
You tempt me
With each...

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Categories: crush, passion, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Lovers Beyond Compare
I greet you, oh mighty Sun!
You who warm us everyone
You who glow to make things grow
You who melt all ice and snow
You are a most...

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Categories: crush, dedication, love,
Form: Personification
I close my weary eyes
I quake and tremble
The meaning of life losing its hold,
Losing its wonder
In this magnifying, mystifying Sadness

Where is the river, 
Where is...

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Categories: age, crush, earth, emotions, grave, sad,
Form: Free verse
Sighed Adam to Eve:
“Because you were deceived,
Like a fool, I believed.
Sadly, all our conceived
Will be sorely bereaved.”

Well, that should be it, right?
No, boys and girls,...

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Categories: crush, funny
Form: McWhirtle
I've arrived..
Fancy cars, the stage and lights
Thousands at concerts every night 
Girls swoon and scream my name
Giving autographs, growing fame
I survived.. Now I've arrived 

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© Lyric Man  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: angst, crush, dream, heartbroken, how i
Form: Lyric
Hearts At Odds

Hearts made of wax, sent through the mail 
Should help relax, instead I wail,
They will soon melt in time's hot hands,
Loneliness is felt midst life's...

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© Jo Daniel  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crush, emotions, heart,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Sounds Of A Rose

The Red Rose speaks softly
	with velvety smoothness, it beckons me
	come, hear my song of gladness
	as I sing a lullaby

The Yellow Rose...

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Categories: crush, flower, rose,
Form: Free verse
Insufficient Love Can Be
When love fills your breath and the air
the feel is strong and you can dare
Love, you tend to glamorise
and in words you aphorise
Dreams of princesses...

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Categories: black love, crush, dream, emotions, feelings,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I'm So Jealous
~The One That Got Away~

Here I lay weeping

I sing a sad song to sleep 

Fire cracking bones

kicking, screaming, pulling hair

The moment, gone forever



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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: absence, crush, cry, dedication, lost love,
Form: Tanka
~ Injustice Moon Among Us ~

deeper than twilight
the moon to moon afterglow
a wave crush the mood
Stereotype motion
Two face under water 
Human injury 

(Senryu of Being...

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Categories: crush, beautiful, dream, fantasy, love, mirror, sea,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Teacher's Pet
As I look back, it all seems funny now
Recalling all those awkward teen age years
I pushed the limits farther than allowed
Supposedly when young, we had...

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Categories: crush, funny love, humorous, teacher,
Form: Sonnet