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Best Guile Poems

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


Premium Member Dead Men Do Tell Tales
Dead Men Do Tell Tales

 I saw, the rot of sad, deep selfish desires,
 burning endlessly in clever fires
 Piles of cash a tall mountain...

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Categories: guile, conflict, cry, dark, deep,
Form: Rhyme



That Dawn, a Goddess Found Me: Collaboration with Robert Lindley
An early morn mist that fadeth away
revealeth the goddess that stole this heart.
In radiance, her hair shone as blazing gold
soft-born winds welcomed her that fine...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: guile, fantasy, love,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member On Watching Innocence
A pretty girl in pleated dress of red,
with collar laced in white beneath her throat
and matching bow upon her small blonde head,
is glancing round the...

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Categories: guile, dedication,
Form: Sonnet
The Peace of Wild Things
Alone and left to contemplate, 
had I a pair of wings,
I’d fly away and search the world 
for the peace of wild things.

To live among...

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Categories: guile, peace,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Chasing Pandora
Prometheus had erred and caused great ire
when stealing in stealth secrets of fire.
But Zeus could not forgive this deed.
The chieftain of gods punished his greed.
The...

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Categories: guile, hope,
Form: Epic



Premium Member For I have Weathered Storms
I think of storms I've weathered, and I smile
for those who've sought to break my heart and gain
the pleasure of defaming me with guile
now know...

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Categories: guile, storm,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Where Poppies Grow
(Paul Callus & Eileen Manassian ~ March 2020)

Where poppies grow in brilliant bursts of red
and bumble bees go searching with intent
she often goes; there sits...

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Categories: guile, nature, romantic,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member Where Poppies Grow
Where poppies grow in brilliant bursts of red
and bumble bees go searching with intent,
she often goes; there sits with dreamy eyes
suspending time, quiescent moments spent.

The...

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Categories: guile, devotion, longing,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member Centurion's Elegy
For those who observe Good Friday, may God fill your heart 
with the hope of the resurrection

The crowd is mixed -
some on their knees,
some raise...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: guile, christian, easter, god, jesus,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Paris the 13th
Paris the 13th

Tears, my tears fall to wine
As I can not comprehend this horrendous crime
Men filled with such spiteful hate
Islamic teachings seal their fate
Kill and...

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Categories: guile, death, dedication, freedom, humanity,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Curious George
I remember Christopher Robin
When helping Pooh find honey
Was my biggest problem
I remember the blustery days
We trusted each other in every way

I remember When we helped...

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Categories: guile, adventure, child abuse, childhood,
Form: Free verse
Cracking as Broken Toys
Picking up my phone, the voice recalls my memories
Sweet talker across the line, hey... it's been a while
Days running, things change, here we are aloof...

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Categories: guile, dark, friendship, pain, old,
Form: Terzanelle
Premium Member The Bloodstone, The Raven And Master Poe, Part One Of Three
The Bloodstone, The Raven And Master Poe,
Part One


The ancient stone, here Raven bled
Cursed and flew away alone
To follow the dark and make its night-bed
Unholy accursed...

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Categories: guile, art, dark, evil, gothic,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Go With The Flo


Go with the Flo, I've heard it said
Think I'm gonna give it a shot
What a sensual, passionate lady she is
Sure doesn't hide her plot

Always fires...

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Categories: guile, tribute,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member For Within Thine Eyes, I See Love's Eternal Gaze - a collaboration with Robert Lindley
How shall I, let your kind and most tender heart go
with its immense depths, sweet kisses, resplendent glow.
I could do no such, no more than...

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Categories: guile, heartbreak, hope, i love
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member For Within Thine Eyes, I See Love's Eternal Gaze, - a collaboration with Susan Ashley
For Within Thine Eyes, I See Love's Eternal Gaze, 
- a collaboration with Susan Ashley
 
How shall I, let your kind and most tender heart...

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Categories: guile, beautiful, creation, heart, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Part One, From That Dark, Dark Abyss, The Long Black Curtain Rises
From That Dark, Dark Abyss, The Long Black Curtain Rises
 Third poet in my poet dedication series

Part One:
 
Curtain rises and we see as Raven's...

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Categories: guile, appreciation, art, dark, literature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Salem
Salem
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Unrest of spirit churns behind thy door,
the sin interned therein is quarrelsome
No "witch" that thou hast burned serves to restore
the pitch that has upturned thy...

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Categories: guile, religion, women,
Form: Rhyme
I'm so tired of the pain
I'm so tired of the pain


In yesterday's paper,
I read that, another good man's gone...
I just don't know, what this world is coming to

Seems like, all...

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Categories: guile, feelings, humanity, introspection, peace,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member LIMBURGER CHEESE POETESS



                     ~~~~~

Sometimes I feel like...

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Categories: guile, friend, humorous, poetess,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member They Wait For You
Your lover’s drawing straws without you, better bid farewell;
he’d never time for rhyme or reason, so it’s just as well.
Slip out the curtained window quick,...

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Categories: guile, destiny, fate,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member -HALO-
“HALO THE WARRIOR”

#1**Unicorn Valley**
*
Land of purple hues
simple, sweet innocent eyes
rises from the east
~~~~~~~~~~~~~

#2**Guile of Disciples**
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Magic gathering
hides away from the darkness
horn found on the ground
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

#3**Beautified Dreams**
*
Enchantment...

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Categories: guile, adventure, death,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member I Found a Girlfriend
Took me the breath of all my life
A soul mate who could consume my heart wither a smile
I found that Gothic girl after dark
A little...

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Categories: guile, beauty, cute love, grave,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Black Diamond Night
Black Diamond Night

Life is a cruel wench, a beckoning tramp, she is.
 Sprawling wide open to draw us into her erotic nectar.
 She whispers lurid...

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Categories: guile, introspection, life, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Lord Harry's Front
Old Lord Harry put up a good front.
He hid socks in his pants as a stunt.         ...

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Categories: guile, funny, gender,
Form: Limerick