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Best Heat Poems

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


Premium Member The Poet Who Never Was
I thought I was a poet who had a pen of gold
With clear access to writing that was mature and bold.
I thought I could go...

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Categories: heat, emotions, poetry,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member AT THE FOOTBRIDGE - LIMERICK COLLABORATION
At the footbridge Sue was meeting her beau
(He was married to a woman called Flo)
Sue soon found out his deception
She dismembered his ********
For his love...

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Categories: heat, betrayal, body, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member With Love for You
Sun flow progressed from east to west,
   with rays of light, the day is blessed.
        ...

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Categories: heat, love, nature, romantic,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Wore Your Skin
~I wore your skin~

Brother, I wore your skin last night
Nothing but friction, blood -dry ink
Announcing a crush "Silence by the Sky!"
Integrity denied, endangered enemy

Brother, I...

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Categories: heat, anger, bullying, dark, deep,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member My Winter's Wishes

In the May-time of my life
time bloomed each day a prickly boll –
but I, like the softest cotton within such a sharp seed  
swaddled...

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Categories: heat, age, god, hope, introspection,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member PINK LACE
**Every pace change --is the voices of poets sharing his/her Ribbon** 

"PINK LADIES"  
  
The phone rings, 
The clock dings,

I scream, scream, and...

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Categories: heat, anger, bullying, cancer, death
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Of Ink
   Partial Paper
 -A poet in heat-

Ink carries its own tale,
When moonshine intoxicates your pen
Bottles of ink fill your mind
Composing symphonies on every...

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Categories: heat, beauty, feelings, inspirational, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Red Leaf


the raspy whisper

finally
 
gets my full attention -
wistfully I smile
..for its persistence reminds me of you..

the crisp red leaf 
scuttles scrapingly
across the gray pavement
to and...

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Categories: heat, death, emotions, grief, heartbroken,
Form: Free verse
Dance To Love - A Visual Art Poem Tribute
 POTD 23rd June 2019

Maria Williams 
Presents

Dance to Love

A tribute to my Dad, the late - Wilfred Forbes

She danced with wild abandon
she danced without a...

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Categories: heat, romantic, tribute,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member In November
In November I write of winter
  for I am weary of the old year and tired bones
I visualize all hardships blanketed with fresh snowfall
geese...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: heat, november, poetry, seasons, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Can't Breathe
In memory of----

Solely in my room, I can't stomach the sound of my pulse
I sit here alone to forget the taste of air.
Overwhelm by the...

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Categories: heat, abuse, bullying, color, discrimination,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Where Gladiators Fought
Part I

Where gladiators fought for life,
we meet to fight for love
The constellations in the Roman night sky,
celestial spectators, bathe the Colosseum
in the white blood of...

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Categories: heat, passion, places,
Form: Epic
The Time Traveler - A Visual Art Poem
POTD 6th Sept 2019

When the dawn kisses the dew on all thing that grow
and that first melancholy thought, ponderous and low
questions any relevant notions to...

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Categories: heat, romantic, science fiction,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Mind Dance
Mind Dance

I hear you calling me
I feel you on the wind
Playing with my hair
Grazing my cheek
With kiss’s shadow

Upon your distant shores
Perched on craggy rocks
Upon sunlit...

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Categories: heat, appreciation, beauty, bird, blessing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Autumn Afterglow
Autumn Afterglow

As halcyon summer days 
    wave goodbye
Bucolic trees seen from 
    an autumn sky
Become a cynosure 
 ...

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Categories: heat, autumn, beauty, october, seasons,
Form: Rhyme
The Garden That Lives On
             The 
        old house
 ...

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Categories: heat, garden,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member ECLIPSE
~ECLIPSE~

The shining light hides behind my eyes,
Comes in a super nova surprise
My spirit glides into the skies,
Spreading the perfect heat like the sunrise

I was like...

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Categories: heat, beautiful, beauty, best friend,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Where Your Eyes Shine I Want To Lie Down

where crystals gleam 
i want to lie

where the scented lily opens
reveals its stamen
tender as babies breath

as unavoidable as our sun's and moon's provocative union 
as...

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Categories: heat, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member To the Dandelion in the Concrete
You probably don't think much of me
save for the season of spring
when your lawn litters itself
with giant over-buttered popcorn

(birds that think they can sing,
supersonic sneezes?
those...

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Categories: heat, character, endurance, flower, humorous,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Rebirth Of The Third Angel


A body abandoned needs
to mourns its last breath in death
a heart cast aside 
still aches to meet its last beat and

a free spirit yearns for...

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Categories: heat, angel, beauty, butterfly, death,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Love Becomes An Ocean
Barefoot we spend our time in spring,
Just giggling kids - how sweet the dream
When we, in love are blossoming.
We splash inside a cool fresh stream.
Our...

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Categories: heat, love, water,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member - My Dreams -
                        ...

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Categories: heat, dream, faith, hope, love,
Form: Verse
Recalling Her
It is thirty six years ago, and I am with her in the garden,
where July is a picnic of egg sandwiches, cress-stippled,
fuzzy-downed peaches, yellow-tangy lemonade.
Her...

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Categories: heat, grandmother, memory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Amorous Mystique - a collaboration with Robert Lindley


Can it be, into this world we are dropped
from heavenly streams that have never stopped?

With sweet hope gifted to our souls delight,
oceans of love and...

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Categories: heat, appreciation, romantic love, sensual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Shout Into The Void

Upon the arc rises familiar visage of tenebrous dawn
As birdsongs protest, yet another day gone wrong,
In anguish of emptiness thrashing~ stygian, forlorn,
Screaming relentlessly of despondent,...

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Categories: heat, anxiety, emotions, life, stress,
Form: Verse