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Best Drink Poems

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


Premium Member Walk Tall
I was born and raised in a little town by the name of Calder
That was just twenty miles south of the Canadian border
As a boy I...

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Categories: america, death, drink, drug,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member There Lies Art
The easel beholds a half finishing painting
The paints beside have all hardened
Pain reflected in the partial emptiness
Staring back at that gathered crowd

The sun melts on...

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Categories: art, death, drink, lonely,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Drunk Drivers Guilt
I drove home from a party one winters night
I'd had quite a few drinks but I felt alright
It was pouring rain as I approached our...

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Categories: car, death, drink, family,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Flip Flop
This is my black Christmas
I have nothing left to lose
I’m a bare footed white walker with no shoes
It’s okay burly guy don’t cry
I’ve found my...

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Categories: drink, angst, appreciation, christmas, courage,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Got a Letter From the Devil
(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...

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© Skat A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: drink, anger, anxiety, character, dark,
Form: Dramatic Monologue



Premium Member Advice
Do not look to me with questioning eyes
For i do not possess the answers you seek 
i cannot taste the bitter sweetness on your tongue,
or...

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Categories: change, drink, psychological,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Champagne Toast
*Drunken Master *


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sweet lavender lips
I heard it through the grapevine
transform from sweet grapes

sweet lavender lips
I heard it through the grapevine
libation of wine

sweet lavender lips
I heard...

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Categories: drink,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Barbie
Barbie
from Loch
March 5, 1990

I fell in love in a biker bar
	with a girl in chocolate hair.
It swept around her like a smoky fire
	and woke up...

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Categories: cute love, drink, i
Form: Ballad
Premium Member - the Brown Fog -
There are times you have no choice
To infinite unity, the tide comes as determined
You are part of the earth, the sun, the moon, the wind...

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Categories: dark, drink, drug, pain,
Form: Free verse
Threadbare Clouds
Gray smeared sky like a quilt of rags
Winos sip rot gut from brown paper bags
Threadbare cloud crotch splits up the side
Rain pours down, you got...

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Categories: drink, angst, beautiful, change, culture,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Highway of Regret
The storms are raging on the rollin' sea, and on the highway of regret
Yes, I played around, was unfaithful to you, I'd change it all...

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Categories: death, depression, drink, lost
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member - Haiku X 123 - Water -
Small drops ... mouth running
                    ...

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Categories: drink, water,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member An Irish Leprechaun
There was once an elf who learnt how to brew
a full-bodied beer and cook Irish stew.
He mixed them both together
with whisky for good measure.
When BANG...

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Categories: drink, food, fun, ireland,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Lucifer and Hooch
LUCIFER'S gullet was as parched as hell!

   He said, "Lord, some cold HOOCH, would do me well!"

      Lord...

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Categories: drink, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Tattoo of a Broken Heart
It’s raining in the corner
Stripes upon the floor
Bloody knife in a barroom door
Drinking whiskey
From a hollowed out gourd
Full of wasps
That rage in my core
Old man...

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Categories: addiction, conflict, drink, lust,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Execution of Paul Carter
My name is Paul Carter and I want to tell you my tragic story
About the wrong path I chose in life, that wasn't one of...

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Categories: america, dark, death, drink,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member It
I wish to be here
In the now of it
The wow of it
The holy cow of it
Living the moment
Feeling the pop and glow of it
Instead of...

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Categories: blessing, confusion, drink, emotions,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Another One Down
Another One Down
And another one bites the dust. 

Marriage. 
My friend, my neighbor, the lady next door, 
Rampant miscalculations of being too nice, 
two people...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: appreciation, betrayal, divorce, drink,
Form: Ballad
Soulmate
Soulmate


You are cool, that is why I am a fool.
I want you to be happy, with or without me.
If you are already in love, then...

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© Aa Harvey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: care, drink, happy, love,
Form: Bio
Premium Member A Man From Duluth
There once was a man from Duluth
whose habit was spinning the truth.
He had told the same tale
(every day without fail;
'twas getting quite long in the...

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Categories: drink, humor, word play,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Sitting In My Deck Chair
The pale face of nature, of flowers and treetops
Has been lost without color, behind frost in the meadow
Under snow on the fence post, and the...

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Categories: happiness, happy, nature, drink,
Form: Free verse
Porcelain Mask
It sits back and waits, it lives in your soul.
It slams you and breaks you when you finally feel whole.
It’s been so long since you’ve...

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Categories: addiction, depression, drink, drug,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Poured Delight
Effervescence
of sparkling champagne
caressing the glass
in ebullient mood
euphoria.


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Chosen p.o.t.d. 22Apr2016...

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Categories: drink,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member Four Cafes
High above the quiet, darkened streets of January, the night wind begins to whisper secrets through my apartment window casements. Far below me lie four...

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Categories: character, drink, eve, humanity,
Form: Prose
She O'The Morrow
Woman of Sorrow                      ...

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Categories: drink, adventure, mystery, words, rain,
Form: Rhyme