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Best Greener Pastures Poems

Below are the all-time best Greener Pastures poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of greener pastures poems written by PoetrySoup members


Internal Interview
Living amid the blurred lines of my reflections
Stark cold fears snow me blanket my resolve
Nestled my leafless core begging for rebirth

Patches of life clumped to...

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© Carol B.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: greener pastures, absence, hope, jobs, life,



A Lovers World And Dreamers Dream
Hope lives on a four leaf clover.
Greener pastures when yesterday's over.
My heart spins when her hair gets twirled.
And I start to shake in this lovers...

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Categories: greener pastures, fantasy, love, heart, dream,

Lucky at Home
You’d think a dog named Lucky,
Would lead a decent life.
But Lucky had his troubles,
And they followed day and night.

One day Lucky ran away
In search of...

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© Tom Valles  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: greener pastures, devotion, dog, children, fun,

Gods' Flock
The fruit of life,
I eat today,
Far from the flock, 
I will not stray,
Greener pastures ,
Without my Shepard,
I will not stray,
I will not be tempted,
I will...

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Categories: greener pastures, faith, inspirational, religion,

It's Not Easy Being Green
ITS NOT EASY BEING GREEN


Green has much responsibility.
Green is everywhere!
A touch of blue, a dash of yellow
it sings of vitality
and rebirth.
Symbolic of spring, green brings
balance...

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Categories: greener pastures, color, green,

greener pastures
Fleeing into dark night, I run
A truth not wholly accepted
A promise breaking as I write
One story ends, one rejected

I question my decisions now
Fleeing into dark...

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Categories: greener pastures, goodbye, dark, dark,

My Chandigarh
My Chandigarh 





City beautiful as it is rightly named,
Greener pastures, treetops embrace;
Wider roads, traffic perfectly tamed,
Clean as could be, an absolute grace.

Rich in culture, hospitable...

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Categories: greener pastures, beautiful, city,

Premium Member half way
on a blank canvas
i begin painting
as one builts 
a great big wall 
So high, 
trapped in myself 
Shut away from life's hurt 

Dreaming of greener...

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Categories: greener pastures, sad, stars,

Premium Member My Shackled Heart
O Memory I beg you set me free;
remove these binding shackles from my heart.
My recollections won’t you let me be;
allow my life to have a...

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Categories: greener pastures, betrayal, lonely, lost love,

A Sad Good-bye to My Friend
I heard my handsome friend is moving,
I'll miss him day by day.

He is moving onto greener pastures,
Each night and day.

How can you say good-bye,
When you...

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Categories: greener pastures, faith, farewell, god,

Filipino roots
What reminds me always of my own identity 
being born in the Philippines, a poor nation;
faith and history that nurture my thinking,
their colossal meaning shows...

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Categories: greener pastures, family, history, hope, imagination,

Premium Member Oh My Son
Oh my son, my son…
What have you done?
You will never know of my sleepless nights
or turmoil of waking from nightmares.
Lost to me are the years...

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Categories: greener pastures, loneliness, loss, mother, son,

Home
There is no place as better as home
not even heaven is as better as home

He strolled aimlessly in the streets of Amsterdam,
deep in reverie and...

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Categories: greener pastures, emotions, family, home,

A Way To Greener Pastures
My words echo back to me
Off barren walls
Through empty halls
Find no hearing ears this eve
Except my own
I'm quite alone.

Soon perhaps I'll leave this place
For greener...

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Categories: greener pastures, adventure, faith, introspection

Boy Malaysia
Who is this Malaysian boy?
His style is dashing,
His eyes are beckoning.
He is the eastern boy from Nnewi,
With the hands that work all day,
Where poverty has...

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Categories: greener pastures, adventure, hope, inspirational, travel,

Premium Member A Regulated Sonata
Deeply inspired by a piano cover for a song called “With a thousand 
words to say but one”…the heart never, ever forgets. Wrote this in...

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Categories: greener pastures, life, lost love,

A Distempered Horse
There once was a skinny horse name George.
Poor ole soul lived alone in a gorge.
Three fit sheep came his way.
They were traded that day.
Matted, bony,...

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Categories: greener pastures, angst, animals, life, nostalgia,

DESIGN OF A BEAUTIFUL LIFE
What would twice be without; the moon and the sun
The men and the women; that brought creation to the earth
The sun and the flowers; that...

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Categories: greener pastures, deep,

ONCE IN AWHILE
Once in awhile
Two lives will meet
There is a reason for this
Though we may not know why
In time we'll know what was not to be missed.

I...

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© Candi Lynn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: greener pastures, death of a friend,

The Ballad of Nelly and Me
Rolled about a bit I’d say
Since Nell and I first met
Denver down to Old Fort Lauderdale

Flatland fever hit one day and
Drowning in our sweat
Mountains pulled...

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Categories: greener pastures, cute love, friendship, happiness,

This is the Day
This is the day which the lord hath made;
We will rejoice and be glad in it.
But we rather be sad in it
We rather hate in...

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Categories: greener pastures, adventure, bible, black african

Across the Mediterranean
I watched them took-off for their search for greener pastures
Adventurers with unclosed or unknown destinations
One thing was sure; they were going to cross the Mediterranean...

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Categories: greener pastures, adventure, africa, grief, journey,

MOTHER-LAND
Childrens of mother land!
Citizens of mother land!
I call upon you my fellow neighbours!
Hear my concern my fellow neighbours!

We heard reports about your Africans around the...

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Categories: greener pastures, peoplemother, world, mother, prejudice,

Sunday morning prayer
Am on my knees Father
Bearing in mind that you never sleep 
Crying for those trapped in a foreign country 
Dark days have befallen them
Equality rules...

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Categories: greener pastures, abuse, prayer,

MY CURSES
I curse away one head to stabilize the thinking,I curse away the set of eyes that forever fall from the face to set a clear...

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Categories: greener pastures, patriotic, political,