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


Premium Member BIO:CLOSING TIME,MEMORIES




       CLOSING TIME AT THE PUB


The joy, the camaraderie, the smoke.
The great ale, my great friends in Chicago.
Old Town,...

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Categories: excellent, chicago, friendship, memory,
Form: Bio



~ Painting Mona Lisa ~
Absolutely enchanting I thought ~
As I drew the curtains wider, to allow in a bit more light....
Returning unto the canvas and dipping my brush
Into a...

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Categories: excellent, lovelove, i love you,
Form: I do not know?
Bridging the Gap
My sincere thanks to Teppo Gren for bridging the gap and taking time out of his hectic schedule to visit me on his recent visit...

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Categories: excellent, appreciation, friendship,
Form: Verse
Premium Member A BLESSED CHRISTMAS FOR ALL WITH POETRY SOUP
A BLESSED CHRISTMAS FOR ALL WITH POETRY SOUP

Dear Caren, Andrea, Cay Cay, Carolyn and Jan
Rico, Arturo, Paul and Chris, all of you are the same...

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Categories: excellent, christmas,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Twas A Full Moon Shining - Collab
Twas a full moon shining on a cool summer night
And hound dogs were howling at its silver shadowed light.
I heard but a whisper on the...

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Categories: excellent, lost love, love, moon,
Form: Lyric



Premium Member In a Perfect World
A Perfect World Begins With You

In a perfect world
I would get to spend every moment with you
In a perfect world
I would languish in a decadent...

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Categories: excellent, destiny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ode to Poetry Critics (Co-written with James Fraser)
Wipe that silly grin from your face, boy
I am a woman, but certainly not a wimp
Watch me roll with the punches, tough guy
It'll take more...

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Categories: excellent, on writing and words,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member HELLO AND GOODBYE COCO
HELLO AND GOODBYE COCO	

I wanted a brown Labrador, blonde and black ,
I love them all
But I had made up my mind, anxiously I sat waiting...

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Categories: excellent, death, dog, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member LOVE ANGER DEATH AND GUILT
LOVE ANGER DEATH AND GUILT 

Blog was A young girl who was 
Still at school
Everyone loved Blog, she
Was nobody’s fool,
In fact her peers regarded as...

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Categories: excellent, anger, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Silent Lies and Deception
Silent Lies and Deception


In the silence of murky waters
There slithers oily snakes of the night
Wearing masks of deception
Beware of fools singing with Stalin’s tongue

The KGB...

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Categories: excellent, corruption, evil, history, humanity,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I am the Grinch
I am the Grinch

I am I am, you know that I am
The Grinch of Grinch's and so
Don’t call me Sam
For Sam I not am
I am...

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Categories: excellent, children, christmas, life, love,
Form: Classicism
Premium Member UFC
Where modern Gladiators go to collide
Like solders in prison these warriors ride

Mono el mono this is how they believe
No smoking mirrors or tricks up their...

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Categories: excellent, dedicationtime,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Ante Bellum
“ANTE BELLUM”


BEIGEBest served where it can’t be seen
On Stirling Silver platters
With redruM narcotics
Delivered by sharp Blood-Red
Well-mannered talons
Strutting in sleek wet rolling tight-skirted
Long French Silk Stockinged...

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Categories: excellent, america, bible, corruption, imagery,
Form: Free verse
I robbed God
I was once a thief, never done for Stealing guns,
or knives. Money, laundering offences, or Somebody’s wife. 
I robbed God of tithes that I must...

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© Abraham L  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: excellent, faithgod, god,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member A New Girl
The kindly old man, had become irritable
Over the death of his wife
Not one iota of happiness left
Those golden years, ripped from his life
She had been,...

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Categories: excellent, animal, best friend, cheer
Form: Rhyme
ND TALKING TO THE STARS
I like talking to the stars
They are the best listeners of my wars
Excellent keepers of my secrets
And so we know each others traits
They Comes every...

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Categories: excellent, care, cheer up, friend,
Form: Pastoral
The homeless poet
A homeless poet

A few days ago, I was walking home with my dollar store notebook in my hand as I walked. I was deep in...

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Categories: excellent, for him, heartbroken, home,
Form: Narrative
Shawty Got Swag
$hawty Got $wag

Shawty got swag,
Shawty mad dope.
Face all cheesin’,
She real turned up.
Goin’ to da club,
She steppin' wit her peeps,
Lookin’ so ratchet,
She’s straight up hoochie.

No racks...

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Categories: excellent, character, fun, girl, hip
Form: Free verse
The Mulberry Tree And Its Birds Part Two



A GIFT FOR EVERYONE 
ESPECIALLY 
FOR  CHILDREN
 


The Mulberry Tree & its Birds


IMPORTANT NOTE:
Now watch a short Video film made by me (placed on...

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Categories: excellent, bird, tree,
Form: Epitaph
Spiritual Workout
Start by warming up daily
with hands lifted in praise.
Running and jumping in
place as the spirit moves.

Drop and give God sixty
Sixty minutes in prayer that is!
This...

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Categories: excellent, health, inspirational, religion, prayer,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Andrea's Poem Buffet - Tribute Limerick
A Lyrical Chef we'll call 'Dre',
whips up Writes for her Poem buffet.
She bakes Words into Rhyme
and roasts Prose in the time
it takes most just to...

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Categories: excellent, food, fun, humorous, poets,
Form: Limerick
JOEY ALEXANDER-More Than a Boy Genius
He plays jazz as if he invented it
Arpeggios augmented, minored and majored
Transferring from one chord to another
Like flashes of lightning extracting emotional pearls 
all from...

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Categories: excellent, boy, child, children, music,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Kims Poetry Gym - Tribute Limerick
An eloquent lady named Kim
works her Words at the Poetry gym
Limericks put on mass
while Haiku takes spin class
and her Couplets are healthy and trim!



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This limerick...

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Categories: excellent, funny, tribute,
Form: Limerick
Random Thoughts*15* Palindrome Poetry
*Palindrome Poetry*

****Inspiration****

Libra,
represents scales.
balanced and fair.
Sway little, intellect overbearing, charming.
Opinions strong, mediator, excellent.
Bonds deep, spiritually forging connections.
Compatible, Scorpio and Gemini strong.
Artistic and creative. 
-inspiring- 
Creative and...

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Categories: excellent, art, uplifting
Form: Free verse
Premium Member MOBILITY OF THE SUN
My Lord, you are the Poet,
Who notes me with thy strong hands.
I can only aspire to know it 
And extend thy word to all known...

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Categories: excellent, faith, inspirational, introspection, life,
Form: Rhyme