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Best Dean Poems

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


Premium Member You Know
Yes, my dear, you know,
You are my source of joy, rejuvenation, hope
I need your emotion spread onto my life,
I need your heart to sing among...

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Categories: dean, emotions, friendship, happiness, joy,
Form: Ode



Premium Member Who I Would Bring Back
Who would I bring back, if I had only one
Perhaps a great leader, Kennedy or Lincoln

Or I could choose a musical icon
Such as John Lennon...

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Categories: dean, memory, mother, nostalgia, woman,
Form: Couplet
Books

They stand, silently,
shoulder to shoulder, upright,
save one at the end, leather bound
who slouches, James Dean fashion.
Six with blue covers, gold blocked,
uniform, like Trumpton Firemen.
All wear...

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© Viv Wigley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dean, books,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Time Machine
Ride with me on my time machine to a different time and place
Return with me and let me see if I can put a smile...

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Categories: dean, nostalgiamom, me, night, candy,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member A BLESSED CHRISTMAS FOR ALL WITH POETRY SOUP
A BLESSED CHRISTMAS FOR ALL WITH POETRY SOUP

Dear Caren, Andrea, Cay Cay, Carolyn and Jan
Rico, Arturo, Paul and Chris, all of you are the same...

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Categories: dean, christmas,
Form: Rhyme



The 50's
There was a time when I was young
To share an era that begun
From music to the fashion trend
TV shows and history
Fads and other mysteries
I saw...

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Categories: dean, remember, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ode to Chocolate-COLLABORATION
To chocolate I pay my respects
Some folks say its better than sex
whether milk dark or white
Ev’ry bar I must bite
or I'll get a lack of...

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Categories: dean, candy, humor,
Form: Limerick
All Gods Creations
We walked on the beach, just Daddy and me,
And looked for shells in the sand.
We found a starfish holding tight to a rock
Then we walked...

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© Dean Wood  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dean, creation, dad, father daughter,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Cruisin' the Drag
Sipping cherry limeade, driving in the car parade, 
we're cruising in the Lone Star state.
Didn't want a bucket seat; the thing it couldn't beat, 
was...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dean, car, funny, growing up,
Form: Rhyme
You Can't Hurt Me
Resounding echoes awaken the child
demons in the attic beckon unto him
stark fear grips his Vick's laden chest
shivers vibrate rusty springs of down

footsteps creak closer upon...

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© Bob shank  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dean, introspection, life, sad, education,
Form: Free verse
The Call of the Alpha Male
Robin Hood, man in tights
Julius Caesar, might makes right
Alexander, called "the Great"
Sitting Bull, righteous hate
Robert the Bruce, Attila the Hun
Charlemagne, Napoleon

Hear the call of the...

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Categories: dean, funny, hero, humorous, men,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Ode to the Not So Innocent Fifties
If only I had been a teen in the Fifties
I'm sure I would have had "Happy Days",
Like Fonzie I would have donned a leather jacket
And...

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Categories: dean, humorous,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member THE NIGHTINGALE LOST HER LAMP
THE NIGHTINGALE LOST HER LAMP

Anita’s eyes were brown. 
She was the kindest of angels.
Her speech firm with authority 
but reassuring with a glass- like
sensitivity; she...

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Categories: dean, courage, life, lost, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Zakaria
He stands against the old barn door
relaxed not a confrontational bone,
thin      as a pitchfork's tine.

Farmhand, hunter, true-shooter,
the lens flatters him.
A...

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Categories: dean, farm, men,
Form: Free verse
Recognition
	
	
	Recognition
	
	There I am again, 
	in the wall-size mirror 
	at the gym, 
	myself seeing myself, 
	a compulsion of sorts,
	a checking-in 
	to see what has changed.
	
	My bent...

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Categories: dean, age,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tribute To 'Navaho Madonna'
Wild horses, prairies, desert canyons,
Native Indians, brush landscapes
by 'Dean of Western Painters'
known as Olaf Wieghorst.
His contrast boldness,
softened with light
blended hues,
stirred my
heart.

Inspired to capture his moving...

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Categories: dean, art, beautiful, love, ,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Breath Of Love
The rays of nature, flowing into the human spirit
landing in its softest spot and sweeping through its lattice
everything then changes with the being becoming a...

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Categories: dean, blessing, heart, love, romance,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Crowning Glory--Co-write with Paul
As the rooster crows:
 
A look in the pool mirrored a perfect mop
At times of frizzy hair or defiant shaggy tresses
Ohhh the satisfaction at the...

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Categories: dean, hair, humor,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Fear
Fear

It is a very small demon. 
It is a tiny monster, 
that never stops chewing on;
anything it can get. 

It is the one that hides,...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dean, angel, bible, creation, inspiration,
Form: Free verse
Mad World
A welcome sight the lights ahead - like misty globules on ink black foam
The billboard elicits a sense of foreboding - Welcome to the Midnight...

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Categories: dean, dark, dream, fear, scary,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Summer Matinee
I was only allowed to go, after much whining 
     begging, promises of unlikely saint-hood
     if my...

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Categories: dean, brother, me,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member An Ode to E. A. Robinson
Whispers of talent are carried on New England breezes
Dickinson, Hawthorne, and the Irvings’ son Washington
Though I sense a special connection to all of these
None inspired...

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Categories: dean, dedication, on writing and
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member ABC. Music is my First Love
AC/DC, the rockers from down under
Boston, with Tom Scholz on guitar, sweet thunder

Creedence Clearwater, singing Proud Mary
Deep Purple, from the 70's, rocking and hairy

Eagles, easy...

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Categories: dean, inspirational, music
Form: ABC
Premium Member Butterfly
Butterfly

Butterfly sweet, 
lovely wings of gossamer gold. 
Stretch your tips to the stars, 
as that is the reality of freedom. 
Glide for hours above the...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dean, butterfly, cancer, confusion, daughter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THE REBEL
The Hollywood hills still echoes with his 
Rebellious yell, we are the forever young
Generation.
An iconic American symbol, to this the lost
Age of innocence.
Nay did this...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dean, art, hero, imagination, inspirational,
Form: Free verse