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Best Dodoitsu Poems

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

I came across my first love
You were always in my arms
Swore we’d never be apart
But I let you go

Now we are reunited
My heart just beats...

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Categories: cute love,
Form: Dodoitsu

Premium Member Firefly Days, Butterfly Nights
one fine day they changed places
fireflies lit daytime shadows
while butterflies splashed the night
a shrewd color scheme

bright hues and exotic moon
flittering and fluttering
pure rapture under the...

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Categories: beautiful, butterfly, day, flying,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Autumn's Dream

golden moonlight streams through trees

whose limbs are laden with leaves

as wind's susurrus lulls me

into autumn's dream

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Categories: tree,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Sugar and Spice
Spicy experiment! 

Victoria secret bra
Love, toy with hidden pleasure 
sweet surrender to my taste 
grenade ecstasy. 


Spicy taboo!

Sticky forbidden kisses
buffalo breath down my neck 

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Categories: beach, passion, romance,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Seaside Love
On our skin gleams pearl white sand
in the sheen of setting sun.
From sea deep as our love - come
waves caressing land.

For Brian Strand's

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Categories: love
Form: Dodoitsu

Premium Member TANTRIC

a silent play of glances

   heaves along red moonlit air,

     two palms ignite a charmed lure


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Categories: desire, romance,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Those Old Cold Men of the Woods
Against a night frightened white,
a tall tree stands - skeletal -
transfixing me one winter
on my woodland walk.

Small trees surround the tall one.
They extend icy fingers

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Categories: me, nature,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Chasing the Dark

Somewhere in the languid night
I'll chase the dark to find you….
Do you search a distant sky
this lonely hour?

There are lights upon the trail,
where I have...

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Categories: love,
Form: Dodoitsu
Face to face body leaning
Clothes flying fast to the ground
Breath becoming loud and quick
Disappear in love...

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Categories: love
Form: Dodoitsu
A Barren Land
    In her dumpster fades away
    posy of love-struck feelings.
I plucked from my heart's garden,

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Categories: sad love,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Best in Show
      The cold sun’s anemic arc, 
    skirts the day with crystal frill. 

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© david mohn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: winter,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member when the colors fade

the tree he planted still stands
wrapped in autumn’s fiery hues
while his colors have faded
…I visit his grave

*Written September 30, 2020
For Constance La France’s Dodoitsu contest

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Categories: autumn, lost love,
Form: Dodoitsu
of love of war
of love of war

the staff of a prophet, seen
fairness not imagine, sings
shouting out, obscenity
recognized, yet

in search of fame, seeking stance
the moment arises, seek
of voice of...

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Categories: angst, celebrity, encouraging, freedom,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Red Sun
**Sun Tan**

Forceful ray printing dark skin
Sunbathe, aquarium sky
Peaceful trace beautiful line 
Sun comes alive

**Hourglass Horizon**

We sit embracing sweet time
Beautiful amber lit eyes
Red dawn mist, loving...

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Categories: beauty, summer,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member The Brown Tree
All the nuts fell to the ground
The sane ones on branches hang
Long line from many countries
My family tree


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Categories: family, funny, history, life,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Green, but No Envy
Had my hair color treated
To surprise the wedding guests
Shock came at the rehearsal
Groom wanted to leave

His once-blonde bride had green curls
She’d been hoping for brunette

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Categories: funny, wedding,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Positano Harbor
     "Positano Harbor"

crown jewel of sea and sky
on blue Amali coast line
harbor landscape breathtaking
Italy's delight.

tiny boats sail ocean waves
brilliant water cascades...

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Categories: sea,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Blinking and Winking
a new riddle for the Sphinx

concerns terrorist high jinks

when our free-world countries blink

does bin Laden wink?

*For John Freeman’s Dodoitsu contest

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Categories: funny
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Red Sun
Red Sun 

The engine coughs and sputters
Then roars and shows it’s ready
To catch the sun at Hilo
Rising from the sea.

Written 06/24/13 for Russell Sivey’s
Red Sun...

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© John Posey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: betrayal, conflict, december, horror,
Form: Dodoitsu
White Wedding
Confetti flutters the sky
A bride dressed in pearly white
Footprints pave bright virgin snow
Steps to her future

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© Eiken Laan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: daughter, devotion, family, hope,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member The Money Tree
Economic woes had struck

She couldn’t feed her children

Purchased a small “Money Tree”

Hoping it would grow

*Entry for Francine’s “Flowers, Trees, Grass or Bees” contest

The "Money Tree"...

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Categories: angsttree, tree,
Form: Dodoitsu
Autumn Colors
Autumn Colors 

Autumn’s rich brilliant palette,
showcasing a masterpiece   
of fiercely blazing colors -
boastful foliage! 
Leaves through a kaleidoscope,
pirouetting in wind-blown  

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Categories: autumn, beautiful, color, nature,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Why Love Is Blind
Diapered kid flies around,
shoots arrows at mismatched souls,
and does it all blindfolded?
That stupid Cupid!

For the SYLLABLES OF WISDOM 2 Poetry Contest of Silent One...

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Categories: funny,
Form: Dodoitsu
Marie Antoinette
She wore velvet and satin
Pampered as the poor rebelled
She lost her head, bleeding red
Marie Antoinette

Entry for Francine's Red Contest 

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Categories: satire
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member MEMORIES

Eyes of blue with hair of gold
Lips blood red with cheeks flushed pink
Small shell like delicate ears 
Memories remain

Soft skin white as ivory 
Neck delicate...

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Categories: love, memory,
Form: Dodoitsu