Best Epic Poems
Below are the all-time best Epic poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of epic poems written by PoetrySoup members
abuse, death, for her,
Running through a wheat dream
Clear skies, worms and flies, my face cries
Surrounded by silver streams
I stumbled into a valley where sleepness never dies
A manger on...
Black Diamond Night
body, death, history, lonely,
Black Diamond Night (a coal miner’s cemetery)
Where the ebony, we call “NIGHT”,
Old black rocks sit under the twilight
Diamond shape eyes unclear and lonely,
The Best Poem Ever
death, words, heart, heart,
~The best poem ever~
Without saying a word I’m going to go where no one has gone before.
A twilight zone, only God and I know of....
abuse, analogy, art, corruption,
Running through my mind,
Running through my veins,
adventure, beauty, death, deep,
Crystal tears drown under the best velvet distinctive feel
A Ghostly feel that leads into a clear diamond road
I found myself seduced down an Ancient...
The Age of Poet Destroyer
community, pride, princess, strength,
A diamond in the Frost ... I am Emily, gazing through the years,
Like Poe from rancid taste and dark smoke shadows
Florescent waste escaping a...
Where Gladiators Fought
Where gladiators fought for life,
we meet to fight for love
The constellations in the Roman night sky,
celestial spectators, bathe the Colosseum
in the white blood of...
Light On the Devil's Chord - Dear Lucifer
absence, analogy, character, corruption,
I cannot compete with something as painstakingly glorious as you
Envy is but a humbling tumble down a steep, rocky hill
I am crushed in your fits...
angst, anxiety, conflict, crazy,
Anxiety (The Worst Noose In Town)
-- like flooding waters, creeping in
I count 30, seconds, holding my breath again
Drowning in agitation, overwhelmed by...
An Epic Love For Women
beauty, celebration, dream, heart,
I know you're not here
but you are in my heart
you are always with me
i'll just slip into you
with these words.
The Joy Killing Poet
adventure, deep, hate, irony,
**Back smile/smile Back **
With your heads way up your :]ssa[:
You will never accomplish the win
I got shots that will protect me from your rabid...
anger, celebration, christmas, december,
December 25th- The Christmas Wedding
Surrounded by seasonal silver bells
Scarlet passionate pink poinsettias sit
Entwined by Christmas and Wedding bliss
Frosty winter weather warmed up...
beautiful, fire, grave, imagination,
~ATLANTIS~ Featuring:) Kelly Deschler
Can't be re-written by the Gods
The land and sands of time'
Destroyed by the fire of Poseidon's curse
Atlantis swallowed by:...
In The Flesh
adventure, dark, deep, depression,
Introducing: Casarah Nance & Poet Destroyer
Scars of empty promises are darkened by your kiss.
Torturous touches are meant to soothe my pain.
It is without gain, without...
Gothic Love Grind
gothic, love, passion,
I find you alone
in your favorite room of sorrow and suspense,
the woman I cherish more than victory or divine sense,
long untouched, you stare into a...
Beauty and the Beast
adventure, animal, beautiful, cool,
Across the Bayou Waters
Into vast trails of wilderness
I follow a sound, a sullen scent
He was out there,
hairy large and in charge
Hush The Stars
“Look up at the stars,” you say
Its just another night up on the old water tank
Our blanket is spread and here we sit with the...
future, life, , atheist,
“I am certain that I have been here as I am now a thousand times before and
I hope to return a thousand...
I heard I might find a poet here Part 3
"May I?" she asked motioning to my dog-eared notepad as a child might
asking for a cookie expecting to be told it would spoil her dinner
Leonard Cohen was right
Standing before the microphone,
blank faces stare from cushioned chairs
Jewels sparkle, acting like they’re real,
while bow ties just seem sad…it happens
Marching to the beat of...
Wake Up Oh Africa
With the heavy load you suffer
a substance not needed
yet drags you
cushioning your efforts
and deterring your pace, forgetting that
the Train is already moving
with passengers determined
Beauty and the Beast
abuse, beauty, dark, emo,
Beauty and the Beast
In the deep core of her skin
I feel a human who is no saint
Cutting out her heart, ripping everything to...
abuse, betrayal, devotion, heartbreak,
(She's Got Cooties)
Bitter every night, she speaks of another man
In dialogues, she rips and shreds my brothers sheets
Her moves are naught more than an exposed...
Lifes Simplicity Maintained
career, character, cheer up,
You were born in a specialist clinic
I was born at the front door of my house
we both came into this world and survived.
You’ve been eating...
love, endurance, universe,
The burial ground, groomed to greet
the gatherers of their love apocalypse
with garlands grown and sown
from the rose fire of Athena's throne,
on this day they...