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Best Good Night Poems

Below are the all-time best Good Night poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of good night poems written by PoetrySoup members


Silhouettes in moonlight

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Cotton candy swirls
on a pink flamingo sky
Late December wishes
that are slowly floating by
Apricot horizons
glowing softly ‘cross the hill
Twilight born emotions
falling on this night so still
Sweet...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme



Opal Stars, Velvet Dreams

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My thirst now deep ~ I long to quench
to sip this periwinkle wine
In goblets cut of harvest moons
impassioned pleas now cast of time

Tender kisses ~...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme
My angel of the waters

My angel of the waters 

Dancing in the flame beneath a flickered candle's light
Moving between shadows on the floor
My every thought now focused on the...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme
Find everyday

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Come walk with me
to a heart beat in blossom
Dance in the streets
of a new foreign town

Welcome the evening
with moon beams now swaying
Under the stars
when there’s...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme
Twilight composers - Repost


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Here on the night before yesterday’s dream,
twilight composers retreat
Laughing at whispers a’ flow on the stream,
happily taking a seat

Practicing meadowlark lyrics to sing,
strumming a toadstool...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme



Your man

Your man 

O' fallen leaf of barren branch
doth charge my heart, my aching heart
with missing you, needing you
On sun dried earth I lay,
grasping at my...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Free verse
Since you have washed over me

Since you have washed over me
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Drifting on a meandering stream
where clover dance and ripples direct my thoughts
to the promises of a new day

I dream I...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Free verse
The girl with blue Aruba eyes

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She stood amidst the tropic breeze
the girl with blue Aruba eyes
Between the fruiting mango trees
neath pastel sunset shimmered skies

Meandering this summer’s eve
we stroll the shoreline...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Christmas Eve With My Sweetheart
My darling, my dearest, my loving man –
it is a perfect fire you have going,
the atmosphere is Christmas-cheer glowing.
I delight in you, me and our...

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Categories: character, christmas, good night,
Form: Free verse
Every grain of sand

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For every grain of sand the ocean shoreline comes to move
To count them all a task so very long
Fill your hand with grains that come...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme
4 in the Morning
At 3am you become your own philosopher, categorizing
the different genres of humans and wondering
if you fall even remotely close to anyone on the spectrum.
You debate...

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© Whirl Wind  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: good night, loneliness, night,
Form: Free verse
Beneath this soft dark silent sky

Beneath this soft...dark silent sky  

 
 
 
Beneath this soft…dark silent sky
as starlight teardrops weep
in moon glow feathered sonnets…
my heart waits
~ 
Clinging to...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Free verse
Whisper hello to the evening

Whisper hello to the evening 

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Autumn echoes call your name
through valleys painted tangerine
Beneath a slowly setting sun
of twilight promises serene

Feel these winds of deep affection...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme
If you were mine

If you were mine... 

If you were mine…our footsteps would   

dance on moonlit verandas
while candle lit shimmers enticed my smiled reflections
with your arms...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Free verse
Forever my love

Forever my love

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Simple reminders of conscious belief
Filter my mind midst the moon’s silver glow
Satisfied truths sent to spell my relief
All that my beating heart now...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme
If the crescent moon

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If the 
crescent 
moon smiles 
on you

then know 
that 
I am smiling 
too

and if per
chance 
it’s gone 
from view

then I will
send 
my smile
to you

~




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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme
In quiet breaths he sings your name

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If on this eve of glistened skies
when crystal snowflakes fall
Amidst the hush of tempered sighs
where heartbeat whispers call

Your mind is lost another place
as moonbeams dance...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme
If I gave you
  
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If I gave you my heart on a big silver platter
would you sit with me here at the edge of the moon
Arranging the...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme
No better feeling

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Cool autumn nights
and warm sweater wishes
Sunset desires
in apricot kisses

November eyes
as sapphires glisten
Echoes of love,
melodic we listen

Shadowy bliss,
neath maple trees swaying
Soft fallen leaves
together we’re laying

Shooting star...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme
Arctic Seasoned Disguise

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Winter breathes in sepia tones along a lonely two lane street
divided amongst the sweeping frozen dunes
now forced into shouldered amnesty

Street lights shiver in snowcapped bonnets
while...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Free verse
Believing

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Come with me a’ walking
this chilly autumn eve
Along the vast horizon
where two hearts can believe

Following the sunset
winding down the way
Leading to our paradise
in nature’s found...

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Categories: good night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Go hard go soft
More interesting the way you wrestle
never meaning hurt..
flirting.., with a skillfull mind
and matching tongue.

Twice as agile your swift feet, gleeful toes,
play like little lady fingers,...

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Categories: good night, angst, feelings, funny love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member FINDING ME

To sigh deep in the interlude of time
Before my world of silence closes in, 
As nightfall marks the ticks of birdsong’s chime
And let a North...

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Categories: day, good night,
Form: Sonnet
The beauty in these words

The beauty in these words


Rainbows o’er the valley, vibrant colors on the hill
Coconut and apple pies now cooling on the sill
A warm day in November...

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Categories: beauty, good night,
Form: Rhyme
Take me again

Take me again…


Take me… for I am nothing without you
Tease my desires with your fingers a’ wander
Upon quivering flesh, shivering needs cry
All of this is...

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Categories: good night, sensual,
Form: Free verse