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Best Go Through The Motions Poems

Below are the all-time best Go Through The Motions poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of go through the motions poems written by PoetrySoup members


The Worm Poem
A Certain Kind Of Death 

She was in love 
Their expression of it 
Was the perfection of it 
The way they shared 
What they had...

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© Nathan D.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: go through the motions, baby, death, mother,
Form: Dramatic Verse



the worm poem
A Certain Kind Of Death 

She was in love 
Their expression of it 
Was the perfection of it 
The way they shared  
Was beyond...

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© Nate D.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: go through the motions, upliftingbaby, care, family, husband,
Form: Epic
Premium Member ''A Chaotic- World''
I have many cousins that share my life,
There is Happiness, Sadness, and Grief holds the knife;
There is Love, Hate, Compassion, but oh yes, Chaos,
My cousin,...

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Categories: go through the motions, confusion, how i feel,
Form: Rubaiyat
MASS DEBATING
We can go for dinner and have a discussion,
a bit of mass debating when we're done masticating.

If you come and eject fluid situations,
give it hard...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: go through the motions, hilarious, humor, humorous, silly,
Form: Rhyme
Silly Putty
I'm asking you to run. 
Run as fast as you can
in another direction.

Don't remain in your fear of life
outside of comfort or rob yourself
of identity...

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Categories: go through the motions, family, hope, life, on
Form: Free verse



I'm sorry, I'm a little bit autistic
I’m sorry; I’m a little bit autistic. Please bear with me as I try to explain,
but it’s hard to see the world from your perspective,...

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Categories: go through the motions, change, discrimination, perspective, ,
Form: Rhyme
The Worm Poem Sequel
She was in love 
Their expression of it 
Was the perfection of it 
The way they shared 
What they had 
Was beyond compare
Today is the...

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© Nathan D.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: go through the motions, dark,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Hooked On A Feeling
That "FEELING" ...

The one that makes you believe
That everything in your life,
No matter how messed up or negative,
Is actually wonderful ...
The feeling that, for a...

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Categories: go through the motions, drug, irony,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Oliver
 
He put the shovel in the earth
With dry eyed dread he shakes his head
He's not a man to show emotion
He'll do the job, dig...

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Categories: go through the motions, best friend, dog, grief,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member We Are Who They Thought We Were
- I take a step back to reflect. Fecal matter storms a reality check in to the mental hotel of chaos. In utter disorder; rationality...

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Categories: go through the motions, deep, imagery, metaphor, word
Form: Prose Poetry
One more drink
I cannot stop missing  you 
I sit here night after night 
with the wine glass in hand 
the bottle half gone 
every day it...

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Categories: go through the motions, introspection, lost love, day,
Form: Free verse
Complicated
You know what sort of intrigues me,
What I find is just a tiny bit cheesy?
It’s when someone asks you, in one word,
To accurately describe him...

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© Aya Salah  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: go through the motions, conflict, confusion, identity, image,
Form: Rhyme
This Girl This Boy
This girl was shy
This girl was introverted
This girl was afraid
This girl felt alone most of the time
A few close friends were her saving grace

This boy...

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Categories: go through the motions, lost lovegirl, woman, lost,
Form: Blank verse
LOVE STORY
LET’S FALL IN LOVE
 

Your venom is contagious
Spoken words outrageous
Your attitude...ungracious
 
Sobriety
Not part of your society
I guard you quietly
Curious of when you would notice me
...

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Categories: go through the motions, betrayal, boyfriend, break up,
Form: Rhyme
New Face
Taking a moment to reflect on the past,                
Bringing forth...

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Categories: go through the motions, beautiful, god, identity, perspective,
Form: Light Verse
When The Clouds Caved In
There cannot be happiness in the absence of freedom
So before me lie limp my shackled hands
Bruised and battered
Imprints of illustrious patterns
Disguising my fading fingerprints
I hear...

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Categories: go through the motions, introspection, lost love, love,
Form: Free verse
Shades Of Life.
Opening your eyes each day 
Hoping for that something new
We just go through the motions
Of life and things we do.

Same old streets we walk along
Faces...

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Categories: go through the motions, life, time,
Form: I do not know?
No Replacement
Every day
I go through the motions
as best as I can,
but, the days are still too long.

Every night
I go to bed with notions
that sleep will be...

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Categories: go through the motions, love,
Form: Free verse
A School For Inmates
We wear uniforms. 
Pleated cloth, v-necks, submission with a smile. Our uniform

We ask for privileges that should be our right. 
We are not prisoners, their...

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Categories: go through the motions, abuse, education, longing, mental
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Chaotic World
A Chaotic World

I have many cousins that share my life,
There is Happiness, Sadness, and Grief holds the knife;
There is Love, Hate, Compassion, but oh yes,...

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Categories: go through the motions, life,
Form: Rubaiyat
MY GLASS OF WINE
The days go by slowly
The hours are endless
I go through the motions
My actions are since less
Put on a smile
Like an actress on stage
Faking my happiness
Gets...

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© Laura Ann  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: go through the motions, imagination
Form: I do not know?
My Dad
I miss you
But I always do
I still wish 
I could Hear you voice

My heartaches
Its dad's day again
I go through the motions
Wishing I had a choice

Comfort...

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© Laura Ann  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: go through the motions, faith, father, loss
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The worm Of Introspection
The entrails of your thoughts are gleaned,
spread out on the canvas of your life.
Sorted, culled, stacked and cleaned,
ready for the worm of introspection to arrive.

Leaving...

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Categories: go through the motions, introspection, life
Form: Rhyme
Once that fat lady has sung
I talked to God to find a way to maintain the beast in me.
Struggling to hold onto my last bit of decency.
Just looking for him...

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Categories: go through the motions, poems, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Alone
I talked to your daddy today,
he said felt he’d lost his way. 
He said no one except me knew how he felt.

Through tears he said,
I...

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Categories: go through the motions, dad, death, emotions, father,
Form: Free verse