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Best Email Poems

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


Premium Member That Potent Urge -Gotta Go, Gotta Go Right NOW
I think no stimulus could be
as potent as the one to pee.
A feeling frequent and innate
is this - the urge to urinate.
It comes each day...

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Categories: email, home,
Form: Rhyme



Never Enough

Why does the voiceless canary stare so bleakly?
Why do the sullen grey clouds desert a sombre sky?
As the ugly black smog blots out the valiant...

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Categories: email, environment, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member This Is Jack
Yesterday I saw a very creepy mouse, 
Sneaking right through my front door, 
He was wearing tails and a top black hat 
And dragging a...

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Categories: email, funny, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
MIDNIGHT HOUR
Into my dreary days
Rode hope on scented lines
In this pool of darkest deep
So bleak.. only love could find
A world of suffocating stench
Pulls me closer to...

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© Lyric Man  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: email, dark, deep, depression, dream,
Form: Lyric
Why The Willow Weeps
The Willow did not always weep,
in summer sun and breeze.
But sorrow once did quickly creep,
amongst the bark and leaves.

For long ago a maiden fair,
would bask...

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© Tom Clark  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: email, loss, lost love, love,
Form: Rhyme



To Jan Allison About Our True Real Self
Introduction: Our real problem is, "Will we ever be able to learn who our true, 
real self really is?" Being true to and with ourselves...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: email, inspirational, sad,
Form: Couplet
Rumour
An email just received is a sham,
stating swine flu comes from tins of ham,
but don’t get a fright,
for this is not right,
when the email claims...

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Categories: email, humor,
Form: Limerick
Confessions of a Terrorist...
Behind the dark walls of the prison,
Hiding my face from all in my vision,
Abandoned by my bosses,the terror leads,
I wait to be hanged for my...

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Categories: email, death, forgiveness, lifeme, allah,
Form: Rhyme
ATTITUDE WITH STYLE

Positive and negative energy

Pulls you strongly either way

Which do you choose to flow with

To start you off each day

Each one has the power

To take you...

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Categories: email, inspirational
Form: Rhyme
For Shame
The inky black water sucks her in further
As she descends into the black depths of the abyss
Cloying dark swirls cover her head as soundlessly it...

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Categories: email, betrayal, environment, natural disasters,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - A Tribute To The Washing Machine -

I received an email today :
"Would you like to join
The Underpants Club"
A new underwear
directly at your door
once a month
(for only 20 bucks)
Did you say once...

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Categories: email, angst, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
You said JCO
You looked down at me, blue eyes intent on freezing, looked past my tears,  and 
said you loved me.
There was no expression on your...

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Categories: email, confusion, depression, forgiveness, girlfriend-boyfriend,
Form: Ode
I see myself in her
                        ...

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Categories: email, friendship, hope, loss, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Long and Short Of It
I awakened about midnight in the middle of the day.
I was crawling swiftly toward you as I slowly raced away.
I hummed a merry melody that...

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Categories: email, funnyhappy, me, girl, happy,
Form: Rhyme
Thar Blows Maria: Collaboration with New Additions
Too many hurricanes are causing havoc this season.  We might as well have a limerick collaboration about them since they seem to be in...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: email, storm,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Pure White Cream, On Mother Nature's Welcoming Ground
Pure White Cream, On Mother Nature's Welcoming Ground

Cream of winter's desserts, wide blankets- fallen snows,
balms for child sadness, beauty in splendor that shows.

Where resides better...

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Categories: email, celebration, childhood, christmas, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Old Boyfriends - A Trilogy
                Part 1

One summer in our youth group was a...

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Categories: email, boyfriend, , cute,
Form: Sonnet
The Poetry Pub
My friends who Ive missed ive been gone awhile working on a book 
and while working on that book i had a idea i know...

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Categories: email, me, me, poetry,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Unthankful
All that I had, just yesterday
Has suddenly, been taken away
Me yes me, a foolish man of clay
Suddenly I have so much to say
When instead, I'd...

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Categories: email, appreciation, blessing, desire, devotion,
Form: Couplet
America Wasn't So Bad Back Then
We have something in common, a fellow I talk to now and then. We’re about the same age and perhaps the only ones in the...

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Categories: email, america,
Form: Prose
Premium Member The Fashion Zebra
The Fashion Zebra

I am a flake. 
That is the term for people that do not follow through. 
It may not be fair. I have spent...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: email, freedom, funny, inspirational, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Paths We Choose
The Paths We Choose 
   by Edmund Siejka

When I was a young writer
I read all the greats
Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Yeats, James Joyce
And...

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Categories: email, life,
Form: Narrative
Patradoot or The Messenger 29 /Many

Patradoot or The Messenger29 /Many 
  
English version by  Ravindra K Kapoor 
Originally written in Hindi by my 
Late father Dr. Amar Nath...

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Categories: email, epicfather, city, father, freedom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mirror Mirror
Mirror Mirror

Do not lie. I know that you want to. 
I know that you may need to.  
I am broken, and soon…
You will be...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: email, 12th grade, cinderella, happy,
Form: Narrative
Surfing USA

Drip drip dribble dribble
google harps- here's a fiddle
How does fuzz evolve to stubble
Here's Fred Flinstone- Barney Rubble

WON 5 DOLLARS!- now I'm even
Online poker- guy named...

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Categories: email, funny, hilarious,
Form: I do not know?