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Best Differ Poems

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


Attitudes differ
 Thanks to Dr.Ram Mehta for introducing this awesome poetic form to me I had to try it  
No two people are the same,...

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Categories: differ, family, forgiveness, life, philosophy,
Form: Sijo



I See You Says The Moon


They'll have you believe she was lost to the sea,
But the moon would beg to differ.

She was always lost,
Always looking for which way to go.
Or...

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Categories: differ, moon, sea, suicide,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member To the Dandelion in the Concrete
You probably don't think much of me
save for the season of spring
when your lawn litters itself
with giant over-buttered popcorn

(birds that think they can sing,
supersonic sneezes?
those...

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Categories: differ, character, endurance, flower, humorous,
Form: Personification
Premium Member WE ARE BROTHERS II







Don’t look at me
As though I am an alien or a stranger,
Don’t let the dagger of antipathy
Fly out of your eyes.

I am your neighbor.

Don’t call...

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Categories: differ, cute, immigration, love, peace,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Teardrop
I
ask
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,
when...

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Categories: differ, abuse, death, earth, life,
Form: Concrete



Premium Member My Sister Says
My sister says
               my father was a good man --
but, how...

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Categories: differ, absence, addiction, anger, bereavement,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Thoughts on Morality
We learn
right from wrong by
the zenith of our youth
but do we learn moral lessons
in the exact way, and
do some learn them
at all?

We show
distaste toward
those whose...

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Categories: differ, judgement,
Form: Verse
What's In The Urn
           What’s In The Urn

Strangers offered me to join them in a drink
I met them...

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Categories: differ, adventure, animal, anxiety, conflict,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The God Machine
I really have outdone myself this time!
My ‘God Machine’ is finally in place!
I’ll never have to fret about a rhyme,
Or stop for a red light...

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Categories: differ, god, humor, judgement, planet,
Form: Rhyme
Galaxies, Memories And Relativity
Kinetic waves of energy
Ripples in time and space
subtle sums of synergy
Patterns of silk and lace

Universes that race away
Mem’ries that as quickly fade…
Into black holes of...

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Categories: differ, sky, stars, universe,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member I'm a Simple Sinner
I’m a simple sinner
Saved by God’s grace
I’m not always a winner
In the righteousness race

I’m a simple sinner
Who reaches toward the light
More like a beginner
Than one...

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Categories: differ, blessing, christian, faith, god,
Form: Rhyme
For Mama
She showed me the clouds
and how to walk on the ninth one. A dreamer.
In the absoluteness of her mind, no barriers
exist within existence
as if her...

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Categories: differ, faith, inspirational, mother daughter,
Form: Ode
The Fate of Snowflakes
they say no two snowflakes are alike,
I beg to differ
for me, they are all the same
since they remind me of you

glistening in beauty
as you fall—
twinkling...

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Categories: differ, life
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Shadow Play
Shadow Play

While Freud sits at the mind end of the couch phallus in hand
shapes others’ dreams in unspoken imposition ‘must-abation’
analyses abuses his daughter in metaphorical...

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Categories: differ, courage,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member to the ku klux klan Part 2
We are all essentially African. That's where humanity first took birth.
Some then left Africa to populate every land mass on planet earth.
Those of us who...

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Categories: differ, educationdark, africa, dark, hate,
Form: Rhyme
The rest of me
The rest of me is categorized as others
Including "It", "him" and "her", they're me's peers 
The philosophers have said it rather smart 
That all "it",...

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Categories: differ, 1st grade, humanity, image,
Form: Free verse
Values
When most all you've had's been taken,
and the rest all took off and gone.
Been misused and abused,
for so, so long.
When you work so hard,
for all...

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Categories: differ, life
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Formidable Gambit





"The Formidable Gambit"



Silence 
calculated and distinct

conspiring with rules
plays within the 
confined squares

of a strict and
ruthless mind
preying on all moves

untraceable 
unpredictable 
irretrievable 

in the opening move
the...

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Categories: differ, courage, dark, faith, love,
Form: Free verse
Tribute to ALL poets
Acknowledgement from me to you,
Of all the things you say and do,
With every poem you compose too,
Comments I give heartfelt and true!

Our work is our...

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Categories: differ, character, universe,
Form: I do not know?
I bleed
I will bleed my soul for you until
The day I die.
Yet I feel so close to nothing,
It begs to differ if I try…

I’ve asked patiently...

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Categories: differ, depression, devotion, loss, lost
Form: Rhyme
Panes of glass
Panes of glass in my soul divide me from my past
Portals that serve as the windows into my future
Yet clearly distort the visions of my...

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Categories: differ, destiny,
Form: Free verse
Reflection
Do you like me for my form
And my cosmetic moments
With their conceits and affectations,
Bejewelled with glittering gewgaws,
Hinting at the scents of summer,
All show but no...

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Categories: differ, introspection, on writing and
Form: Free verse
That Girl I Love
Many people think that love is fake,
I'd beg to differ,
I know it is real,
When you finally find the right one,
You may always be in pain,
But...

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Categories: differ, friendship, girlfriend-boyfriend, romance, teen,
Form: Free verse
Lilibonelle Poetry - TO WIN A HEART
TO WIN A HEART
To win a heart you must be true.
Integrity, should you win let it be part of you.
You'll find no need for compromise,
True...

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Categories: differ, integrity, true love, truth,
Form: I do not know?
STRAY DOG
He who is born in the ruthless streets of a busy city
I am without a home
A family
Nor a companion
I am all alone

My homes differ from...

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Categories: differ, animal, dog, endurance,
Form: Free verse