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Best Growth Poems

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

Premium Member Big Girls do Cry
They expected her to be the jolly fun one.
The one   w e a r i n g   a smile on her...

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Categories: courage, freedom, growth, moving

Premium Member Pretty Shoes and Cracked Feet
Once I'm gone 
I'll only be remembered a small while
I'm a tiny tick on a large dial
The words I breathe will stretch about a mile

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Categories: growth, angst, body, conflict, freedom,

Premium Member The Library of Trust and Hope
The Library of Trust and Hope
The Bank of Trust and Hope

(Cant decide on title, so feel free to pick or suggest one)

She was all but...

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Categories: analogy, garden, growth, happiness,

Premium Member The Awakening
POTD 5th Feb 18

Dedicated to Ken, a good friend of mine who had to give up a brilliant ballet, ballroom dancing and stage career when...

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Categories: dance, growth, journey, lost

Premium Member The Gifts Of The Fourth Chakra

Wild spirit - 
I cherished you tender 
within my halo of prana
careful not to hurt you
as I worked to set you free
using peaceful hands 

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Categories: forgiveness, freedom, growth, humanity,

Little Fire
I witness you fading away,
The winds blow frantically
They are against us, as all are

Little fire, rise in my cupped hands
Be it my life I shield...

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Categories: courage, death, fire, growth,

Premium Member Starlit Diva
My mind has wings and wants to fly
into galaxies where stars streak.
Aloft on whispers and a sigh
a hint of stardust on my cheek.

Into galaxies where...

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Categories: freedom, growth, imagery, journey,

One World
Love is not a color,
No hue, neither a race.
All of our blood is the same, 
That runs deep within our veins.

If we could lift up...

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Categories: growth, america, for her, for

The Late Blooming Iris
Lately I have paused, pondering death
But I'm not fit for it's journey yet.

It's not that I loathe meeting death's kind
It will be, for me, an...

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Categories: growth, appreciation, blessing, butterfly, change,


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Categories: growth, appreciation, art, autumn, cheer


If I had only one gift
I'd give it to you
In hopes, you pass it along
With a Smile


Sharing is Caring
The True Meaning :)


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Categories: blessing, cheer up, growth,

Call it love
The night it is barren
from inland to the sea
but I am the one who loves you
you are not alone.

Tonight the sky is empty
stars fall in...

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Categories: beautiful, devotion, growth, love,

Premium Member Finding Ones Self
Some who wish to find their true self, fearfully resist becoming lost.

... CayCay Jennings
December 14, 2017...

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Categories: growth,

Premium Member Absolute Truth
Absolute Truth

What’s in a word that fades away in time?
Seldom heard like a masqueraded mime
What’s in a name that hides in the shadows?
Of feverous fame...

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Categories: destiny, growth, love,


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Categories: growth, heart, poetry, spiritual,

Premium Member The Nectars of Love
The Nectars of Love

Let your love fall, that I may wallow 
Let your tears drip of inner essence
Entranced by the nectar I swallow
As I engulf...

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Categories: growth, inspirational love, longing,

I Did It My Way
I Did It My Way

I did it my way, not for the applause but because,
failure was not an option and I became a rebel with...

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Categories: growth, courage, dedication, devotion, education,

Paranoid love
Tell me that this fear is just paranoia in my mind, 
we're not straining, we're not struggling, 
we're not sinking, we're just fine. 
I'm not...

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Categories: growth, absence, angst, art, beautiful,

Black Diamond
On the border of the obscure wastelands,
In the depths of shadows and torments,
Far beyond the land of Never Was, Never Will
Is a place where I...

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Categories: growth, art, beauty, dark, dedication,

Better days
                Better days
Is all good 
To hope for
 The better...

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Categories: growth, africa, care, cheer up,

Premium Member Spring Forward
A helical "Slinky" type coil
Compresses or springs without toil,
It’s spiral at times,
Or stretched to the nines...
Like worms that are happy in soil!

Beneath or on top...

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Categories: earth, growth, spring,

Premium Member Growing Old and Brittle
To wake up with the rising sun
Wishing me old bones stay in bed
No longer do I feel to run
Life is all but over and done


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Categories: age, growth, imagination, philosophy,


Have I met trouble when I met your ocean eyes
for beneath that steady gaze, I reach the highest sky?
Slothful moon turned...

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Categories: growth, inspiration, life, love,

Premium Member Pessimist or Optimist
When young I heard the glass was either ½ empty or ½ full
But with time I learned… to believe either one makes you a fool


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Categories: encouraging, growth, inspirational, introspection,

Premium Member Grow
A dream can grow in the darkest places,
even when others lay shattered and dead,
no matter how long and twisted the roots,
dreams can still grow when...

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Categories: dream, growth, heart, hope,