Best Dramatic Monologue Poems
Below are the all-time best Dramatic Monologue poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of dramatic monologue poems written by PoetrySoup members
absence, allusion, death, depression,
This is not a poem about a rose
Nor a poem, about diligence and beauty
Today, I sit and stare at the walls
Walls, that bare the...
Your Judas Like Tan
betrayal, change, conflict, daughter,
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...
beautiful, cry, rain,
*I Will Cry*
If this world really mattered,
Why does it bleed?
I could tell you how much I love you,
But, that will never heal the pain.
Thinking Out Loud
angel, beauty, love,
i think out loud
from my fingers to a keyboard
so forgive me if my speak
is somewhat long winded
if it has swirls and curls
anger, bullying, cancer, death
**Every pace change --is the voices of poets sharing his/her Ribbon**
The phone rings,
The clock dings,
I scream, scream, and...
Yesterday Love Was Such An Easy Game To Play
betrayal, break up, heartbroken,
I went home for lunch,
I never go home for lunch.
When I got to our apartment
I don't know why but I didn't reach for my key.
When A Man Cries
No one ever told me that your heart could bleed without a drop that anyone could see. I didn't know your soul could lose weight...
abuse, dark, evil, sin,
Shackles nor chains, can't change what it is.....
Never was it, the one hiding under the bed,
It was me, tired of...
On One Knee
celebration, for her, i
if you wanted to dance with me
i mean really wanted to dance with me
then i would
i would dance with you
if you needed me to walk...
Love - An Explosive Rant
she was all like - there's something i have to tell you
but before she gets to say it
his ex wife shows up
he's all like -...
I am More
I am more than your definitions
more than affixed labels
placed on my anatomy
more than your misconceptions
or even valid perceptions
I am more
I am more than what's written...
Devils Deadly Dime
abuse, day, irony, judgement,
Devils deadly dime
The sign said no grown-up at the playground.
Tripping on a penny, like a mime!
My hand is in my pocket with the dime I...
I Think Of You - At The Edge - 3
introspection, love, nature, nostalgia,
A reflection of the coloured pencil drawn sky
skates on the glass smooth surface below it.
While a rebellious group of shades take their positions
courage, death, fire, growth,
I witness you fading away,
The winds blow frantically
They are against us, as all are
Little fire, rise in my cupped hands
Be it my life I shield...
Insanity or Death
abuse, adventure, art, how
Insanity or Death
Life begins with insanity~~
~Your soul is kicking and screaming,
Ready to exit with the touch of human hands.
Insanity rides on a gallant stallion...
To Bloom in Red Flame
identity, image, passion,
Underneath all the layers
Of reason and understanding
In passion's pleasure bed of red
Paroxysms of pleasure
Emanate from my core
Searing the shroud
In The Chill Of An Open Door
angst, caregiving, death, father,
Cleaning out my refrigerator, an ice cube slides to the floor
startling the cat, and interrupting a locomotive of thought
that often tracks me down in...
allusion, beauty, love, rainbow,
I've never ever seen her face,
but in my mind, she's the color of love
strong like dark coffee
She wakes you up early in the morning,
Princess of the petals
analogy, deep, silence,
Beyond her veil;
eyes induced by secretive stars
became drawn to a path illuminated by
flickering, shimmering pale moonlight.
Each spirited step led to the
revelation of her...
The Veil I Wear
A fire blazes behind the veil
This veil I wear
is not made of cloth
for no fabric could withstand
the incendiary passion
no man's hand
There Are Days When
The time seems to wander, languishing here and there, jealous of the wind.
Sometimes it flies, to almost find it's end, even when you have barely...
I got a letter from the devil
anger, anxiety, character, dark,
(Hello, my sweet friend!)
Speaks in unknown tongues
Nevertheless it will consume
Ask for food,
A sweet drink
The hunger and thirst are real
It's pitchfork aims at...
Caring For My Mother - A Letter To A Loving Friend
I sit here alone...wondering...how much longer this...and in hearing
the question a silent icy fear blankets my body...the answer would
come wearing both masks...tragedy...comedy...this is my life....
people, philosophy, political,
You, most desirable bride among
Your suitors many have been throughout
In every part of the world, you were...
I Can Resist You
Don’t even try to woo me
I can resist you
My mind is fortified
Reason screams reasons to be careful
Caution goes off in flares
My mind is alert