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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
Form: Free verse



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
Even...

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Categories: growth, angst, body, conflict, freedom,
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Light Verse
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
Form: Couplet
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 hands of peace
in harmony...

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Categories: forgiveness, freedom, growth, humanity,
Form: Free verse



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
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
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,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Soul Factory
Welcome, 
to the Soul Factory
We have cool souls,
sophisticated souls,
luxury and economy.
Choice is a matter,
of who you want to be.

Yes we ship souls,
to many exotic places.
The...

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Categories: art, conflict, growth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ambedo
As shades of grey overwhelm white clouds,
their rain tears begin to pitter and patter,
creating a pattern upon my skin.
Like a dehydrated petal, I taste their...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: analogy, childhood, growth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 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,
Form: Couplet
A Blessing If You Would Learn
The heart when young, so blissful and knows no sin
the mind's ego knows no bounds, its strength within

The earth, sound and steep, its fruits the...

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Categories: growth, beauty, blessing, devotion, faith,
Form: Couplet
Flowers Of The Heart
The garden of love bids tending
                 so often it...

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Categories: care, garden, growth, heart,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member TO and FROM
---Everyday---


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,
Form: Verse
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,
Form: Free verse
Autumn
                       Autumn
 ...

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Categories: growth, appreciation, art, autumn, cheer
Form: Rictameter
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,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Finding Ones Self
Some who wish to find their true self, fearfully resist becoming lost.




December 14, 2017...

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Categories: growth,
Form: Monoku
A kiss
she leans back and points bare toes at clouds
chains creak their rhythmic squeak, hypnotic loud
taken aback, her hair sails slipstream flung
downstream freedom for a moment...

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Categories: growth, introspection, life, motivation,
Form: Rhyme
I Just Have My Pen To Fuel
"Where do we poets go?”
I wish I could know
and trace a path of glory
which I admire in awe.
*****
The words I do follow
into them resides my...

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Categories: growth, deep, devotion, emotions, fire,
Form: Free verse
Worth The Fight
I travel this road all alone
A journey unlike any other 
Setting my pace and tone
Starlight becomes my lover

Need to travel my own voyage
Before I can...

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Categories: courage, growth, life,
Form: Rhyme
Autumn, A Painting Of An Artist
Confusing thoughts in Fall, me ceased to stalk
worries into the heart, floated and stepped aside
wonders from afar spreading their smiles in a flock
along with October...

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Categories: autumn, beauty, growth, happiness,
Form: Pantoum
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,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member M-M-M First Kiss

Oh, how wonderfully innocent
and juvenile, 'twas for me.
You, scooting surreptitiously.
closer and closer to me.
Like a soft, gentle caterpillar,
slithering and smiling.
Making its way home in the
still...

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Categories: car, first love, growth,
Form: Free verse
The Only Door That Opens
When the only door that opens 
                  ...

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Categories: angst, growth, hope, how
Form: Rhyme