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Best Dove Poems

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


Premium Member The Dove in Your Eyes
How fast to wiles I fell my damask rose,
awake from slumber slept untold ages.
To gaze so deep in ocean eyes repose,
and print whispered prayer on...

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Categories: dove, imagery, lonely, love, perspective,
Form: Sonnet



In The Name Of Dove -With Ram R V
                  



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Categories: dove, appreciation, bird, , cute,
Form: Shape
Mother is Dove
Modest woman moderate woman
Your inner beauty strikes me
Like the tongue of noble eloquence
More than gold even refined gold
Or our purged fulgent silver.

Black woman proud woman
Your...

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© Canny Amah  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dove, nostalgiamother, woman, water, dark,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Never Shame a Woman
Never ever shame a woman
for the fire in her soul
still your fear that you're unable
to give that which makes her whole

Never ever shame a woman
for...

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Categories: dove, passion, women,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Your Judas Like Tan
""Child's Play""

You go down like rain,
A wishing star in disguise, 
You scream bloody murder 
-the perfect two face disgrace
Your lips forever stain and reside with...

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Categories: dove, betrayal, change, conflict, daughter,
Form: Dramatic Monologue



Premium Member As Flowers Crumble Collaboration with Silent One
Lullabies through tear filled eyes
It's truly, love at first sight
The bond is forged and galvanized
To hold forever tight

Each time you needed a hand
She always had...

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Categories: dove, love, mother son,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Winter's Wishes
In the May-time of my life
time bloomed each day a prickly boll –
but I, like the softest cotton within such a sharp seed  
swaddled...

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Categories: dove, age, god, hope, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Summer Lace
The shadows fall like summer lace
       Through palm trees fluttered in the sun
The soft caress of dawning breeze
 ...

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Categories: dove, beauty, day, love, morning,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Guise Of Blue Jay Skies
F  l  y  i  n  g

a sailing tailwind
in cerulean streams
through creamsicle colored beams -
are wings reflective of turquoise truth 
and...

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Categories: dove, autumn, bird, blue, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Hero
In a world where hearts ignore compassionate cries.
Acts of kindness become rare, so empathy dies.

As human nature loses the skill to listen,
his mission is to...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dove, inspiration, love,
Form: Rhyme
She Wept In Languished Moan
She wept as they buried her one true love.
Each day thereafter she brought him a rose,
the flower she knew he was fondest of.
Her grief unbearable,...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dove, bereavement,
Form: Quintain (English)
Premium Member Dusk
Melting sorrows drift toward tomorrow
when sounds dance in hushed irrelevance.
Sacred seconds are held in creation's tawny yolk
as crystal waves of wind bid farewell to this...

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Categories: dove, sunset,
Form: Free verse
As We See Them Fly
I hear the howling at the moon
           as nightbirds then begin to croon
The cricket’s dance...

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Categories: dove, earth, hope, loneliness, night,
Form: Couplet
Heritage
The ranch on which I hang my hat, though short on most the frills,
Is thirteen sections, give or take, of rugged trails an’ hills.
We call...

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© Jim Fish  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dove, adventure, cowboy-western, education, imagination,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Where the Wind Blows
I followed one day a spring breeze at play.
It seemed not to know where to go.
And aimlessly, I - like a butterfly -
meandered with it...

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Categories: dove, wind,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Kiss Loneliness Goodbye written by Tim Smith and Seren
I sit here and ponder the days that have past
The many loves that I had, that just didn’t last.
One really sticks out, wish I had...

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Categories: dove, loneliness, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Writing a Love Sonnet
If only I could write you a sonnet,
Iambic pentameter and what not,
Let my muse mull profoundly upon it.
I must write it quickly lest I forgot.

It...

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Categories: dove, writing,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Some Distant Shore
Silent, she slips from her stronghold’s security,
safely tucked high on the cliff in her nest.
Cautious, she stays in the shadows afforded her,
sorrowful, hesitant, missing the...

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© Jeff Kyser  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dove, flying,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Message of Peace

Be the night that prompts
A nightingale to sing,
Be the dawn of endearment
Enamored in song of robin,
Be a dove, soothing morning,
Crooning melodies of peace.

Be the land...

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Categories: dove, peace,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Voice of Poetry

“Poetry is a life-cherishing force. For poems are not words, after all, but fires for the cold, ropes let down to the lost, something as...

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Categories: dove, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Your Look of Precious Love
Your Look of Precious Love

Whilst I gaze so warmly in your eyes my dearest, 
I see deeply your pure angelic soul of love 
Reflecting like...

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Categories: dove, allegory, beauty, emotions, feelings,
Form: Italian Sonnet
I Look To the Moon
I look to the Moon, hanging aloft
Among the clouds so milky soft.
How must it feel, so high above?
So chilled and bleak and void of love.

Collapsed...

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© Mike Ruff  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dove, depression, loss, lost love,
Form: Personification
Premium Member My Heart and Soul Cry Justice
Love Justice made me wrest you from her bed
It’s right for you to lie with me instead
For you were mine before she came to be
A...

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Categories: dove, pain, passion, sensual,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member Motherland
Motherland…

I am a desert, barren and hot.
   Hoping for the rain, which I forgot.
Once I was green golden and bright.
   Nightingales...

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Categories: dove, emotions, feelings, longing, peace,
Form: Masnavi
Premium Member Come and See Jesus
Come and see the tiny baby,
sleeping on a bed of straw.
The angels came and sang His praises,
and shepherds watched in silent awe.

Come and see who's...

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Categories: dove, jesus,
Form: Rhyme