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Best Fire Poems

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


Premium Member A Tale of Fire and Ice
Part I: Ice

He shines like silver midnight moon -
cool marble statue, this tycoon.
And though he makes the ladies swoon,
of ice he’s hewn; of ice he’s...

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Categories: dream, fire, love, lust,
Form: Rhyme



Little Fire
I witness you fading away,
The winds blow frantically
They are against us, as all are

Little fire, rise in my cupped hands
Be it my life I shield...

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Categories: courage, death, fire, growth,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Friendly Fire
The campfire reaches
Lighting the night
Rolling the logs
Red embers take flight
Sharing our memories
Eating nuts for snacks
Spitting shells in the fire
The fire spitting them back
We laugh at...

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Categories: appreciation, family, fire, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Where Freedom Finds the Fire
You'll find it in the crimson eyes
of a throwaway photo somehow frozen in time.
When the past painted us like demons
with secret fury.
And you'll find it...

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Categories: fire, allegory, analogy, beauty, deep,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member CAMPFIRE
CAMPFIRE 

I thirst to taste your solid wood stare
I see you and no one else 
Nestling under the stars
Hungry for each others ears

Chasing every comet across the...

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Categories: analogy, animal, earth, fire,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Artillery Rain
~Perfect Rain~

I can see!
All the tribulations around
A rage against the burning wind
Nobody hears the crackling sounds in my voice
Everybody avoids feeling the smoke hidden within
A...

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Categories: art, deep, earth, fire,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Atlantis
~ATLANTIS~   Featuring:) Kelly Deschler

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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:...

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Categories: beautiful, fire, grave, imagination,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Touched by Your Flame
I watched them gather round
The warmth of your flame
Like campers at campfire time
Huddling close to you
Pushing and jostling
For the best place
I saw your warmth
Dancing off...

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Categories: fire, passion,
Form: Free verse
The Eternal Tree
I am Alive    Forever and always         Essence       ...

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Categories: fire, life, mother, nature, sea,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member Sleeping With The Enemy
SLEEPING WITH THE ENEMY

See what you want to see
Don't Look at me!
You are staring you are watching;
Eat what you can't be

Come sleep by my side
The...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: fire, abuse, adventure, anger, betrayal,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Conversation
between stars and fireflies...
a quiet conversation...

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Categories: fire, flying, stars,
Form: Free verse
Crematorium
dead
bones rise
in ashes,
furnace spews clouds
smelling putrid smoke,
tongues consume bodies all,
aeolian whispers fan
Varanasi’s fierce appetite,
prayer flags wave like a wick of hope
while the ruddy Ganges silently...

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Categories: death, fire,
Form: Etheree
Premium Member An ugly world truth
A faithless entity unhappiness coldly it turns the eyes around coils 
breeding misery a vice with hate that consumes unconscious reality

Crawling underneath a thin veil...

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Categories: fire, abortion, betrayal, dark, deep,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Mystical Lore of the Moonlight Moth

Mystical amour of moonlight moth's whimsical lure,
a glowing flame in sensual saffron gold attire;
restless tease with every breeze, gilt-cavorting contour,
pale green fluttering, her wings stirring...

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Categories: allegory, desire, fire, hurt,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ancient Embers

     My Chief ...

Thoughts go back to it again, the day you found me on the plain,
   Bloody from...

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Categories: appreciation, farewell, father, fire,
Form: Couplet
Paper Dolls
she is everything you have seen in the movies
crayola hair
velvet dress
sugar in her veins
tears glued to her face
she fingerpaints the kitchen walls like a little...

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Categories: addiction, beautiful, emotions, fire,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Candle Flame Dance
The flame dances on a breeze;
Candlelight dances on the walls.
Amazing shadows will be seen;
Wherever those flames may fall.

Such magical creatures are candle flames;
Mesmerizing beings.
Up there...

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Categories: adventure, appreciation, fantasy, fire,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Flammable Soul

Raging fires roared, yet nothing could hold her back;
she was born in flames...

Sadly, that which helps forge vitality, indubitably, burns.

Embers soon seek refuge in blanketed...

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Categories: fire, humanity, loss, passion,
Form: Free verse
RECIPE
RECIPE

Tiny, glowing, hot in its skyward climb,
it warms the creatures like morning baked bread,  
grows high, dies low, is part of cosmic time.
Flowing, agile,...

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© Edlynn Nau  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: earth, fire, water,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member STAMINA
           STAMINA

Nowhere near a force of nature
Challenging a source of nature

Building with the will to...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: fire, addiction, birth, blessing, body,
Form: Couplet
HARD HAT HEROES
There's a breed of Aussie hero who has served this nation well 
and they don a yellow uniform to face the fires of hell. 
When...

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Categories: people, song-daughter, fire, daughter,
Form: Ballad
Paranoid love
Tell me that this fear is just paranoia in my mind, 
we're not straining, we're not struggling, 
we're not sinking, we're just fine. 
I'm not...

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Categories: fire, absence, angst, art, beautiful,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Big Fat Cousin's Wedding
My favorite cousin named Marge
is almost as big as a barge.
So one would assume, 
not knowing the groom,
the guy would most likely be large.

But he...

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Categories: funny, dance, fire, dance,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Village Firefighter
Beneath embered brands of burning roof,
The firefighter waits.
His mask is on; he’s donned his gloves, 
Ready to enter the fiery state.
Once again to battle beast,
Whose...

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Categories: fear, fire, hero, integrity,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Cry On Your Anger
I love you, but they say I can't
For I'll extinguish you
But that I will defy
That fiery independence
You bow before me and hide
How can I kill...

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Categories: destiny, fire, hyperbole, imagination,
Form: Personification