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Best Engagement Poems

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

Premium Member A HA MOMENT
Sometimes I feel lost and unappreciated
I ponder why I am here?

Sometimes I look for approval from
I want someone to give me a pat on
the back...

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© Alexis Y.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: engagement,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member At the Pawn Shop
I met her  in a pawn shop on a warm summer night
When running from the rubble of  my shattered life
To sell a broken...

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Categories: beauty, change, engagement, imagination, inspirational, music,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Great Contest Expectations, the folly of man
Place parsed pennies, purposely upon pretty porcelain palms.
The wanderer, restrained her raised ranting wrists!
She fell to her Humpty Dumpty position,
unable to ever be put back...

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Categories: angst, dark, death, desire, engagement, history,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Run Run As Fast As You Can - 'Memories 5'
Memories Episode 5 … Continued from 'Deception' - (Memories Episode 4)

Shadow dance of distortion fade in and out
Teasing to the fore then get wrested back

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Categories: engagement, lost, memory, mystery, violence,
Form: Dramatic Verse
No One Listens
No one listens, do they?
No one really listens.
Trying to make ourselves heard
is like crying in a hurricane.
Trying to communicate
is like playing charades in handcuffs.
They won't...

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Categories: engagement,
Form: I do not know?

Premium Member Deep Water in a Sleeping Volcano
Spring sneaks through our path in the wake of
hints still left from winter. Snow white pillows have been shoved
and scattered. Timeless treasures of floral engagement...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: engagement, morning, nature, night,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Move the Clouds,A Reason for Rainbows

      ~~Move the Clouds~
      (A Reason for Rainbows)

When you left, you took my heart!
It was...

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Categories: depression, engagement,
Form: Free verse
Hope Chest
This once was an empty hope chest,
All my wishes it was waiting to hold,
Now it keeps the things I love best,
As my life begins to...

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Categories: nostalgia, remember, engagement,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member L'Overture

Lest we forget
Words often mouthed
For the dead of bloody war
Forgot not those great ones
Whose battles were on the home front
Seeking only equality of voice

Ray Charles...

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Categories: engagement, black african american, encouraging, freedom, french,
Form: Free verse
If Love Were Enough
If Gratitude were enough, 
I’d fill the oceans with mine for having you
If laughter were enough,
I’d make you laugh till your last breath,
Just so I...

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Categories: anniversary, engagement, inspirational love, love, proposal,
Form: Free verse
We Are The Generation
We are The Generation,
Holding tomorrow in the palm of our hands
Ancestors deemed us responsible
Yet Today only reprimands

We are The Generation, the majority
Of futile yearnings, beguiled...

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Categories: engagement, life, people, sad, satire
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THE COUGAR
Lady liberty, hold your flame light high, 
Beware the path thy cross, in the wild undiscovered
Wilderness of the U.S.A.
For it is here a fierce native...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: engagement, america, animal, beauty, courage, environment, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Theatre of the Absurd
Theatre of the Absurd

Like an actor in a theatre of the absurd,
there stepped onto the stage a horrid clown,
an ego-maniac who makes his own staff...

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Categories: engagement, horror,
Form: Quatrain
Working in The Hospice
To Work In A Hospice Just Be There and Care.

Bring yourself, It's all that you have and it's real,
Everyone needs to be understood and to...

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Categories: caregiving, grief, loss, engagement,
Form: Acrostic
Painting Our World With Love
When held in your arms
I'm crowned by your love
I know I am now safe
Your warmth empowers my inner soul
as I'm wrapped in your sweet embrace

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Categories: engagement, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Give The Government Back to the People
We went all our children
To be in land of the free
We want all our children
To be, to be
Live in a land of liberty
By our consitution...

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Categories: america, change, community, corruption, discrimination, engagement,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Step by step
Flirt by flirt
Dance by dance
The sky advanced

Slant and twirl
In eye curl
Wild sea gull
Desire glanced

Sailing ships
Blossoming lips
Freedom fission
Moments danced

Smile by smile
Conquering miles
Into the Nile

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Categories: dance, emotions, engagement, imagery, metaphor, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Mediterranean Love
The Highland Princess
Sails again
Its captain and dove
To the Mediterranean
Now so much in love
To an island they go
To celebrate their engagement
For their love truly flows

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Categories: engagement, adventure, girlfriend-boyfriend, happiness, holiday, love, passion,
Form: Rhyme

Twilight displays striations of multicolored      light.
The shrewd sun and morose moon, begin to     ...

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Categories: engagement, moon, sun,
Form: Monorhyme
Custer at the Washita
Historically accurate, narrative poem

27 November 1868, on the banks of the Washita River  

Dawn’s peaceful first light streaks the eastern skies, 
belying the horror...

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Categories: engagement, native american, war,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Because It's True
You feel frightened and rejected by love
doubt has replaced the hope in your heart.
For within this world of push and shove
you’re dreams were lost when...

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Categories: engagement, anger, angst, betrayal, break up, emotions,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Something about you
Something about you  (Duet)

(Man sings)

Something about you,
shines straight to my heart,
light, shines all around you,
illuminates my dark

(Woman sings)

Something about you,
makes me come undone,
your love...

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Categories: blessing, engagement, hope, marriage, romantic, song,
Form: Lyric
small words
brought us close;
unified with


(C) John C Michaels, May 2017...

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Categories: devotion, engagement, love, marriage, passion, wedding,
Form: Lanterne
Orgasmic Oceans Outlive co-write with Darren White
"Orgasmic Oceans Outlive"

Open skies, where early morning sun wakes...
Rippling small waves hook the shore,
Gladly playing with sun, pebbles and sand
Along this world orgasmic senses breathe

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© Lisa Ricci  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: beauty, celebration, engagement, ocean, romance,
Form: Acrostic
To Us
Run run run frm ya demons run run run its duck season 
Run run run frm da wizard run run run frm da blizzard 

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Categories: engagement, rap,
Form: Rhyme