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Best Games Poems

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

Love - An Explosive Rant

she was all like - there's something i have to tell you
but before she gets to say it
his ex wife shows up

he's all like -...

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Categories: games, love,
Form: Dramatic monologue

This Song is for my Mother
This song is for my mother
Let her hear me cry
I couldn’t bring myself to write it
‘Til this darkened day arrived
A song about old promises 

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Categories: games, angst, death, dedication, depression, funeral, love,
Form: Ballad
The Inner Child
I don't want to be your sister

I don't want to be your mother

I don't want to be your wife

nor your mistress or a lover

I want...

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Categories: games, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member House On Memory Lane
Feeling nostalgic, I went back home
To a house on Memory Lane
A sentimental trip, through the years that have flown
To a three bedroom, small white, wood...

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Categories: games, memory, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Sum of a Life
This life we're living
Is so unforgiving
Reminding us every day
Of games that we played
Choices we made
Dreams that faded away
Paths that were crossed
Loved ones we've lost
Still promising...

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Categories: games, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Thirty-Eight, Cancer Poem: For Sharon
Thirty Eight ( Corny Cancer Poem) For Sharon

Hallmark has a million cards in their catalog
And not one of them says,
Life Sucks
American greetings had nothing that...

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© Poet M.e.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: games, absence, best friend, cancer, farewell, fear,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Time Machine
Ride with me on my time machine to a different time and place
Return with me and let me see if I can put a smile...

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Categories: games, nostalgiamom, me, night, candy, day, me,
Form: Couplet
I Think Of You - But I - 2
The rain outside plays games with the webs that cloud my mind,
I think I hear a tune. A drum solo that heralds memories buried deep

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Categories: games, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member AND SO IT BEGINS
And so it begins
The game of life
The dominos of love
Falling where they may
The timer activated
Fresh out of a box
Learning the rules 
As we go along

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Categories: destiny, emotions, fun, games, life, passion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Wind
When it left the Arctic it was as a wild angry wind
that stormed its way across the ice bound Arctic ocean.
Blowing the snow clad icebergs...

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Categories: games, nature, wind,
Form: Personification
Premium Member A Special Needs Hero
Young and pretty, living a normal life
Suddenly her world would never be the same
Her lovely boy born with special needs
Her daily life now the toughest...

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Categories: games, caregiving, child, inspirational,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member DEATH MY PAL

An old friend, as old as life,
We met soon after my birth 
He liked to play games with me 
“Be ready” he said “I am...

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Categories: games, death, fear, life,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member I Used To
I used to dream of marrying one day
a princely man! My soul mate he would be.
I dreamed of visiting lands far away.
That dream I lived!...

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Categories: games, childhood, happiness,
Form: Sonnet
First Love
As the monsoon rains fall heavily on the ground,
I sit by the window pane wishing you were around.

The thunder strikes and I run to hide...

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Categories: games, lost love, love, nostalgialove,
Form: Rhyme
I recall fond memories of happy childhood days 
When life was so much simpler in oh so many ways

As children we played outdoors and had...

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Categories: games, childhood, growing up, life,
Form: Couplet
This Crazy Heart Of Mine
My heart        a sky of sunny spells
Of passing clouds and  falling tears

Sometimes it shines   ...

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Categories: games, heart, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Domestic abuse
Under layers of pain wrapped in the hurt, 
Under betrayal hidden from sight,
Pinned to her heart that’s broken and black, 
Pinned to a feeling of...

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Categories: games, abuse, anxiety, dark,
Form: Quatrain
Acts of Aggression
         Based on a quote from Watership Down:
"He fought because he actually felt safer fighting than running."


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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: games, war,
Form: Rhyme

I visited mum today 
as I do almost every day

She greeted me with open arms

And then says

‘I didn’t think you’d come ...
I thought you had...

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Categories: games, memory, mother daughter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member O' Shadow, This Soul Dares To Ask Of Thee
O' Shadow, This Soul Dares To Ask Of Thee

pray tell more
before midnight clock scores 
and in its echoes lays to waste
souls yearning for life's...

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Categories: games, appreciation, art, creation, deep, introspection, meaningful,
Form: Rhyme
I think back
When I think back...
 I see your eyes on me across the room,
 The way your lips slowly curve into a happy smile,
 Your strong...

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Categories: games, for him, god, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Well of Souls
How many souls live on the edge,
Between the gutter and the ledge?

A hopeless fear crawls in their gut,
Each day, another endless rut.

The moments pass profoundly...

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Categories: games, culture, discrimination, imagery, inspiration, journey, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sarcasm bites
Lunging forward a stab to the heart,
vitriol hurled at an unsuspecting soul.
A sarcastic word or comment, thrown in jest,
tearing flesh, leaving a gaping hole.
I was...

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Categories: bullying, crush, emotions, feelings, games, hurt,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Monsters
Monsters live in houses, like you and I.
They eat and sleep and go to work each day.
They laugh and they feel pain.  Perhaps they...

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Categories: games, evil,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Prostitution of Her Love
“I’m not a machine, you know.”
He says huskily 
As she places her chocolate tipped breast
Within inches of his lips
Tantalizing him
She just smiles, breastfeeding him
His treat

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Categories: games, husband, love, marriage,
Form: Free verse