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Best Epigram Poems

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

Premium Member Dressing Up
I try on words
Like hats and shoes
To see which look
Best fits my muse.


Poem of the Day
August 1st, 2020...

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Categories: analogy, inspiration, writing,
Form: Epigram

There is some pain involved

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Categories: appreciation, life,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Feelings

Masters of my destiny
Lords of my life
Strength of my dreams
Instigators of my actions

Burning fire you are 
Consuming my whole 
My heart
My mind 
My soul
My spirit,...

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Categories: imagination, introspection, language, universe,
Form: Epigram
Disappearing Ink
A sky without birds ~

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Categories: bereavement, bird, muse,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Patience V

Is the wise charioteer that holds the bridles of the impetus

To guide us safely over the hurdles of recklessness and haste! 


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Categories: metaphor, wisdom,
Form: Epigram

Premium Member Thirst For Love
My thirst for undying love I wished to quench 
Drinking from the source of your enviable lips  
Few droplets of nectar my soul was...

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Categories: kiss, love, romance,
Form: Epigram
As I ponder my weak bladder, you see.
I travel around the corner from thee.
Be careful if around the corner you go.
Please for your sake, watch...

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Categories: life, parody, people,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member An Additional Reason

Each breath I take, 


Additional reason, I find 


Thee to thank, my Lord!

© Demetrios Trifiatis
   10 MARCH 2015...

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Categories: god, thank you,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member As Pure As Possible
Help me, oh Lord,

The soul you have entrusted me with, 

As pure as possible to Thee, 


My last breath, to surrender! 

© Demetrios Trifiatis

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Categories: god, judgement,
Form: Epigram
When we stirred the pot
Mum pulled out the wooden spoon...

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Categories: conflict, mom, sister, word
Form: Epigram
Organ Donor
When I die
I won't need my eyes....

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Categories: death
Form: Epigram
Adage Addendum
What you think you know,
   Is deadlier than what you don't.


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Categories: introspection,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Wine and Truth
Wine ferrets out the truth
  Or so it is reputed
Like that which it seeks
  Wine works best -- undiluted...

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Categories: drink, truth,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Tantalizing
Potential is a most tantalizing Hypocrite
  Views the toil of Accomplishment and quits...

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Categories: fantasy, success, work,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Poetry Ii

Universe's ideal conception of harmony and beauty


By the rhythmic beat of the poet's heart, inspired by

The divine!

© Demetrios Trifiatis
    04 December 2020...

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Categories: inspiration, poetry, poets,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Prisoner
I've been in  prison for most of my life,
Not man made bars, I'm an abused wife.

Inspired By Epigram Contest

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© Alexis Y.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: angst, sad,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Ps Monty's Python
sick as
a parrot...

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Categories: funny
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Sensationalism Or Journalism
(Another childhood or teen years poem.)

Newsprint small talk
in Mediocrity's lead pot
rustles and gossips while,
splashed spectacularly across
the speckled page of
Society's intellect,
a murder making column one
hides the...

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Categories: allegory, angst, life,
Form: Epigram
Terse Verse
If you insist
on doggerel verse,
show mercy then
and keep it terse.

Fifth Place, Laconic Verse I, Giorgio V....

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Categories: humorous,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Light of Christmas
Let your light, sweet Jesus  
Into our souls’ crib to shine  
Bless our hearts, divine infant 
Your love, forever to enshrine!

© Demetrios Trifiatis

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Categories: christmas, light, love,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Poetry
Poetry, the everlasting art of expression.

For Raul's contest....

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Categories: on writing and words
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Spirit of Christmas
Make, Thy love, reverberate in us with all 
Its force, my Lord

So as 

Indifferent, before the underprivileged we
Remain no more! 


© Demetrios Trifiatis

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Categories: christmas, love,
Form: Epigram
Ps .... Nepotism ....
Is  it


Relative .... ??...

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© Sean Kelly  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: family
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Dawn
Light’s resurrection

           Nature’s awakening

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Categories: beauty, light, nature,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member A Life Worth Living
It is not the quantity of years that makes our life a


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Categories: life, philosophy,
Form: Epigram