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Best Elocution Poems

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

Premium Member footle-ELOCUTION LESSONS
oh gosh

how posh...

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Categories: elocution, on writing and words,
Form: Light Verse


Whenever living begins to chase me
or whenever it attempts to erase me
whenever life seems like a tumultuous insurrection

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Categories: elocution, romance, sun,
Form: Quatrain
Diction ENglish grammer proper nouns predicates verbs learn the way the language 
works then grow up to be a poet and...

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Categories: elocution, allegory, education, inspirational, on
Form: Prose Poetry
tenderhearted elocution
like leftover sloppy joe dripping 
out the sides of his/her mouth
as the gormandizer gets ready 
for the rest of the meal---s/he
stands at the podium, a...

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Categories: elocution, life, life,
Form: Free verse

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Categories: elocution, angst, me, me,
Form: Monorhyme

Premium Member Poetry Pilgrimage
To begin, time and money we give
For our quest, our poetry pilgrimage
Here, our band of bards congregate
Here, we speak the language of language
The secret handshake...

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Categories: elocution, community, journey, poets, together,
Form: Free verse
' Where Are The Words ? ... '
Where Are The Words …
I Am Looking For Words …
… That Will Give Meaning
To Meeting You, This Evening

And What Can I Say ? …
What I...

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Categories: elocution, introspection, life, love, nostalgia,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member The Word
In the beginning was the word
Before that, no noun, no thing
Then no sound was ever heard
And no passing bell would ring

So therefore no adjective was...

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Categories: elocution, humor, language, philosophy, words,
Form: Rhyme
Spare time
my time is torn with thoughts of love
labors worn from pretending
things i wish to come
hopes tied up in the labyrinth
of my mind
wishes all used up

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Categories: elocution, love
Form: Light Verse

 They say our life is happy – so full of fun,
They call it advices when they point a gun,
Dad says ‘you...

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Categories: elocution, teen, life, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Call Me Tex
When I was just a teenage lad, and growing up out west
I never wore a cowboy hat or fancy leather vests,
never put on cowboy boots...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: elocution, home, humorous, me, satire,
Form: Cowboy
Premium Member English will never die
Every day in every country,
Our language is distorted, mutated on planet Earth.
Good words like “drolic” die,
Whilst “wanna ‘ave a go” is given a birth.

In Australia...

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Categories: elocution, drug, language, literature, remember,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sheepdog Trials
I saw a note pinned up today
that sheepdog trials are underway
I thought, at last, there's justice for the flock
I imagined my fine elocution
as witness for...

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© Lee Leon  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: elocution, fantasy, funny, hope, imagination,
Form: Rhyme
A Poem Wrapped in Music - by Bob Atkinson
A Poem Wrapped in
by  Bob Atkinson

write that emotional

your life, your
loves, your leisure

tell all your best

describing love,
life and glory

setting for us

describe all with

impact my heart...

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Categories: elocution, poems, poetess, poetry, poets,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Soul Stance River - 9
As the moon and sun share the fabric of a fading song of ancient blues
a ceremony of torch light identity ensues
chieftains in regalia of royal...

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Categories: elocution, america,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Limerick crochetes Portrait of a Dead Brit Nazi Lord of the Lollypoppians
Limerick crochetés: Portrait of a Dead Brit Nazi, Lord of the Lollypoppians

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: elocution, satire,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Micro-Feasting

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© Odin Roark  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: elocution, language,
Form: Prose Poetry
tropical topical
Taming a tropical topical tree? Taking a trunk? Telling a tailor? Traversing a tale? Many ideas. Much like the ideological dramas of a beach front....

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Categories: elocution, absence, allah, angel, beach,
Form: I do not know?
paper buckles 5 - 6
on this spine 
having a mouth of crocodile
always jump down 
the climate     

the sunglass changes 

look at the soil and...

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Categories: elocution, fantasyblue, flying, girl, horse,
Form: Prose Poetry
Political Postmortem
How fickle the electoral wind!
only yesterday a sure winner
but now a picture of despair.

Experience means nothing,
rhetorical prowess is best,
more like elocution contest.

Lack of substance is...

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Categories: elocution, loss, political,
Form: Verse
Shrubbery Urgent
Shrubbery is critical for survival
An absolute emergency 
The most urgent crisis in existence
The human condition!  The human condition!  Think!
The most important thing in...

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Categories: elocution, appreciation, education, identity, love,
Form: Free verse
free cee WHY CRY I
             WHY, CRY I

I wonder if my disappointment will ever dissipate?
And will my...

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Categories: elocution, angst, me, people, cry,
Form: Quatrain
Think Spring
Now, unlike my usually trenchant literary librettos, i regale the unknown (tum me) reader for savoir faire articulation, elocution, and indomitable tour de force proffered...

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Categories: elocution, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member Private Roscoe D. Schlink
The Army was getting desperate in nineteen-forty-three,
For warm bodies to fill vacancies in the good old infantry.
Alas, the draft board beckoned causing his heart to...

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Categories: elocution, funnyold, old,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Limerick: Once a Cadre in a Revolution
Limerick : Once a Cadre in a Revolution

Once a Cadre in a Revolution
Took strict lessons in elocution
Saw himself on podium
Safe from opprobrium
Ai ! Missed lessons...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: elocution, political,
Form: Limerick