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Best French Poems

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


Premium Member HAPPY AS A BIRD WITH A FRENCH FRY
Today I will be happy,
Happy all day long.
I won't think about my problems.
I'll fill this day with song.

I won't worry about world affairs,
Or ask the...

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© Judy Ball  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: french, courage, encouraging, endurance, happiness,
Form: Quatrain



I Knitted You A Scarf
                        ...

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Categories: french, humor, humorous, imagination, light, money,
Form: Shape
I Think Of You - At The Edge - 3

A reflection of the coloured pencil drawn sky
skates on the glass smooth surface below it.
While a rebellious group of shades take their positions 
on a...

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Categories: french, introspection, love, nature, nostalgia, relationship, world,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member Starbright
As I gaze into indigo skies,
Stars are brighter tonight,
Twinkling in the darkness 
Of a new moon.
Orion's belt enchants 
My impassioned heart
As my thoughts of you...

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Categories: french, happiness, love, romance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member CRITICS


Wrote a poem in the sand,

Wonder how it fares if left alone,

Will it bear on its own merits

Or juxtapose by meddling hands,

Meantime, sun dries it...

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Categories: french, beach, imagery, inspiration, mystery, ocean, sea,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Worst Love Poem Ever Written
I suck at dying poems
Chemo poems, Metastatic Cancer poems,
Hair falling out in the shower poems
 
And I told a half truth
When I told you I...

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© Poet M.e.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: french, cancer, cry, death of a friend,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member If I Were The One For Nicola
If only I could make my way to Paris
To search the boulevards and rainy rues
I'd look to find my lonely heart an heiress
An Irish lass...

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Categories: french, funny love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member je t'aime 'neath a Banyan Tree - Erotic Verse
The story behind this poem
The curiosity of many of my readers (many of them women) was excited in my previous poem ‘Passion in Black and...

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Categories: french, i love you, inspirational, sensual,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Door to Nowhere
Door to Nowhere


Royalty have Chateau’s
With moats and drawbridges

Artists have colors
Paints and brushes and dreams

The poor have soup
And Marie's gateau’s

The lonely have open doors
To nowhere

I let...

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Categories: allegory, french, humanity, philosophy, poets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member YES DEAR LOL
YES DEAR!

I have here an old solution
For conflict resolution
Not to mention domestic pollution 
I say 'Yes Dear!'

When the situation is tense
With a subject like pounds...

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Categories: french, humor, marriage,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Gardens at Keukenhoff Alouette
Gardens at Keukenhoff (Alouette)

As the tulips rise
With their sweet surprise
Fragrance permeates the air
Colors cover land
From God's divine hand
In these gardens we all share.

Such astounding views
Come...

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Categories: french, april, flower, garden, spring,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Leaves of the Dead
Leaves of the Dead

Les feuilles mortes 



They fall like dead soldiers
Dreams knifed in the dead of night
It is as yesterday
Once more
Where love was kissing my...

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Categories: french, imagery, music, paris, romantic, success,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member High Bred Reality
     Soul progress
     back field in motion
The guff
     Chose, chose, live grow leave!...

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Categories: french, childhood, faith, family, father, forgiveness, poverty,
Form: Verse
Multi-Tasking
Wearing wireless headphones as I listen to the news.
I'm outside watching children playing, taking in the views.
There is screaming in my ears two voices disagree.
A...

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Categories: french, care,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Cashmere Wishes
You waited for this moment,
As if you were an incomplete salutation

You waited for confessional breaths to alleviate this finite evening
Missing its constellations

You wept for their...

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Categories: french, life, longing, people,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Captive Deep Blue Je Reviens





"Captive Deep Blue Je Reviens"




 
I walk beside you in your dreams,
you are always in me 
warm and pounding, twin heart, 
burning bright flame, beautiful...

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Categories: french, longing, romance, sensual, valentines day,
Form: Romanticism
A Debutante's Ball To Remember
A Debutante’s Ball to Remember

In the autumn of my life, oft have I recalled that superb summer night,
when I finally experienced my long-awaited heart’s delight.
Family...

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Categories: french, celebration, dance, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Slavery in Haiti
Haiti, the home of voodoo practices
Seventeenth Century Spain cedes to France
Catholic Spaniards trembled when they saw
“Dead” men revived to wander in trances

A vile poison can...

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Categories: french, history, socialgod, men, night, god, men,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Winter Magic
Pristine mountain breeze
Shivers naked trees...
Autumn whispers her adieu.
Northern air descends
Chilling snow filled winds,
Pines view a magic milieu.

In the frigid snow
Icy crystals grow
In the beauty of...

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Categories: french, beauty, magic, winter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member OOPS - PLEASE JOIN IN THE COLLABORATION
Sue dated an old bloke called Darren
He said surgery'd made him barren
But one errant sperm
Escaped from his ‘worm’
Now Sue’s had a baby named Sharon!

05~24~17

WRITTEN BY...

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Categories: french, baby, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Art - Anne-Louis Girodet
Description of The Funeral of Atala (Funérailles d'Atala or Atala au tombeau), 1808, Louvre

I sauntered through the Louvre, observing art.
One painting struck me for its...

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Categories: french, art,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Culinary Sonnet
Figs stuffed with proscuitto and mascarpone cheese,
a plate of bacon wrapped scallops and pineapple.
French onion soup is bound to please
or garlic steamed mussels with which...

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Categories: french, food,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member GROWING Together
After six months of living with you
I found it amazing how we grew
     As the passion seemed to fade
  ...

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Categories: french, funny
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Where The Heart Resides
Like open arms
These broken gates reach out to me
And lead me to the lonely house
That overlooks the sea

Her door once proud and stately
Now splintered hangs...

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Categories: french, heart, love, me, old,
Form: Personification
To Be A Kid Once Again
This time I didn't  need to remember what it was like  to be  a kid

This time I didn't  need to memorize...

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Categories: french, growing up, happiness, kid,
Form: Free verse