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Best Figure It Out Poems

Below are the all-time best Figure It Out poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of figure it out poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Figure it Out
Time has come 
For me to put paper to pen,
Or is it pen to paper?
If I put paper to pen
Is it on top or down...

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Categories: figure it out, funny, imagination, on writing and words,
Form: Verse



Premium Member Broken People
I wish to be with the broken people
the get in your face challenge me people
The sometimes hidden
sitting in a dark corner kinda people
The don't you...

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Categories: figure it out, people,
Form: Free verse
Breaking Free
I feel trapped in a shell and want to get out
It get so frustrating I want to shout
Trying to figure out what put me here...

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© BE Bailey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: figure it out, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I don't know and what if
I don't know
I don't know
I don't know
Let it sink in
I don't know the answer
I don't know who you are
I don't know myself
I don't know how...

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Categories: figure it out, dance, dark, emotions, growth, word play,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Comrades of the Sky
Some
orange-
bellied birds,
fork-tailed and dark
shiny-winged, have made 
their home on or near the 
rooftop of our house. Swiftly,
smoothly wheeling and careening,
bird-whooping to each other; freely,
happily they...

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Categories: figure it out, bird,
Form: Etheree



We Have A Problem
Communication has gotten erratic,
there's a lot of outside interference
Aluminum yawning creates constant static
I can't hear you ... can you hear me?
Stonewalls separate us,
frequent bathroom stalls
breaks...

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Categories: figure it out, anxiety, divorce, love hurts, marriage,
Form: Dramatic monologue
TELL ME AGAIN
Girl, what have you been writing
Tell me, how's your perfect rhymes
I bet you dance like a summer gypsy
Is there still magic in your sweet lines
Are...

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© Lyric Man  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: figure it out, fantasy, love, magic, passion, poets, romance,
Form: Lyric
But, I Did it My Way
Lord, he tried to take me
But, you held on tight
I was lost and defeated
But, I still knew wrong from right

I knew what you asked of...

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© Karla Null  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: figure it out, faith, inspirationalme, time, me, time, integrity,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member One Fifty-Two Sixteen Two
Hey little kiddies, have you heard this story
Bout the Teddy Bear who could count up to fifty
Only problem was, the numbers weren't in order
But his...

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Categories: figure it out, childhood,
Form: Quatrain
Love
Love
~~~~~
Love can make the most brilliant mind
Into that of a babbling idiot
Intellect and equations flee
The neat and ordered becomes chaos
Butterfly’s in the stomach
Cat gets your...

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Categories: figure it out, introspection
Form: Prose Poetry
Michael's Crotch Dance
Them dancers, singers there on MTV,
why do they grab their crotches frequently?
     I've tried, but I still can't figure it out
...

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Categories: figure it out, artdance, dance,
Form: Light Verse
Scream and Shout
I wish this battle would end today
I’m so tired and really must say
That if you continue
To stress me out
I’m afraid there’s more I can do
Than...

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Categories: figure it out, angst, confusion, family, introspection, life, love,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member That's What Lovers Do
I’ll give a little more. That’s what lovers do!
I’m so sad. Help me out! Babe, I can’t lie -
Can’t stop remembering my lips on you.
Miss...

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Categories: figure it out, longing, love,
Form: Pantoum
Finding yourself
You took my love
And used it against me
You destroyed my heart 
Or so you thought

Look were i am
Wishing you were there
Waiting like a solider
All the...

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Categories: figure it out, depression, girlfriend-boyfriend, lost love, love, sadheart,
Form: Romanticism
Terrific Tremendious Turbelent Trip Taken Through Time
Terrific Tremendious Turbulent 
Trip Taken Through Time That
Truly Tempted Those Tempered
To Titter Transforming Transparent
Titillating Tenacious Transferred
Trophies Trying Transliterating
Title Transgressing Temptation.

Now you figure it out Contest
with...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: figure it out, allegory, analogy, bereavement, sick,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member just fly words
see the birds in circled
flight
gliding and drifting with the    wind
this way, that way, way up high together 

high    ...

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Categories: figure it out, poetry, words,
Form: Free verse
The End Of The poem
I started this poem with the ending
That way I figure just in case
I get half way through and don't have a clue
Of what next I...

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Categories: figure it out, humor,
Form: Free verse
why
Why?

I often wonder, why we exist? And why life seems, as if a list?
Why do we, feel love and hate? Is it some sick part,...

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Categories: figure it out, life, love,
Form: Rhyme
Christmas Gifts That Keep On Giving
We buy gifts for everyone,
For friends, family, daughters, and son's,
Some gifts expensive, others so cheap,
Remembering you sow what you reap,
Everyone on our list gets that...

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Categories: figure it out, christmas,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member AROUND AND AROUND
Have life been trying to give you a hint, which you ignore or just plain resent? Maybe you feel there's something you should do only...

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Categories: figure it out, adventure, appreciation, beauty, character, faith,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member For Andrea - Razmatazz
My friend had to let her precious cat go,
Raz had come of questionable age;
no one could ever figure it out,
but no matter she was still...

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Categories: figure it out, cat, death,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dancing With Those Depressing Blues
Dancing With Those Depressing Blues

There are times that I do not speak
spirit low and my body weak;
times that life knocks me all about,
silence helps me...

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Categories: figure it out, dark, depression, evil, fate, life, loss,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Life Of This Writer
writing is daydreaming on paper or sometimes straight into a computer.
notes crossed out, smacked around, slashed, re-visited, starred, circled,
checked, underlined, slashed out again, retrieved.

after print...

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Categories: figure it out, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member When Truth Came A Calling
There's A knock on my door,
 I ask "who is there". ?
Standing there are five faces. . 
They answer" IN UNISON "Truth"
I ask" Why the...

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Categories: figure it out, metaphor, tribute, truth, wisdom, prejudice,
Form: Alliteration
Love Is An Action
Love is not a thing
To admire, or look at
If you keep peeling
As you do an onion
To undress or uncoat
To figure it out
You'll end up with...

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Categories: figure it out, love
Form: Free verse