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Best Hermit Poems

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


Herald Hermit
                      Sometimes I watch...

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Categories: hermit, write, write,
Form: Epic



Premium Member Hermit for a while
Sometimes I would like to be a hermit,
live in solitude in the woods,
away from clamor and distraction,
with quiet to think and write.

Then I remember that...

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Categories: hermit, solitude,
Form: Free verse
The Hermit Story poem
The Hermit

There once was a young man- that fell deeply in love
with a beautiful girl. she was too rich and not in his reach.
They loved...

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Categories: hermit, sad,
Form: Free verse
Sand Dollar Dreams
It's quiet here - quiet in a way that catches me off guard. The tranquility is almost tangible, something I can touch and hold and...

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Categories: hermit, memory, nature,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Perhaps not the Mountain



Perhaps not the Mountain -

Perhaps even not the lone hermit, atop said mountain...
sitting as still as tea leaves, left in their jar.

Perhaps not the Mountain.
So...

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Categories: hermit, mountains, philosophy,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Seat of kings
A stone round standing fortress crowns forever beauty
The name translated to english Grianan means sunny spot or sun temple
The land bows down inspirational the view...

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Categories: hermit, beautiful, green, inspirational, ireland,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Our Education's Who We Are
Our Education's Who We Are
By Franklin Price
8/2/2016


Our education's who we are
And in what we do believe
How we deal with our emotions
How we give and we...

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Categories: hermit, education, student, teacher,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Dogwood
The blood and lapis daylight sets
in ether. How the mind resets
brutality of winter chill
with February's codicil;
what gossamer a dream begets.

I hear the crickets in the...

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Categories: hermit, dream, imagery, nature, tree,
Form: Quintella
The Broken Urn
Eyes flared in agitation
Damasked in utmost lament
The tyrants laughed in vanity
Remains of his mother lie still
As if the winds were holding their breath
The urn cracked...

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Categories: hermit, absence, abuse, death, mother, sad,
Form: Free verse
Swimming With Ava~
Sinking pearls of stone, in an obligatory skip
before the plunge
Haloing the horizon in silver riddles
and the earth is still.
No tides to bite the green watered...

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Categories: hermit, childhood, daughter, family, happiness, life, sea,
Form: Free verse
Pour Anything Into My Jar But Your Love Song
I shall not fear of parching for your drop or two is enough
Even a tear would quench more than my lip, my soul
Cry me thrice,...

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Categories: hermit, love, sad, me,
Form: Verse
Premium Member he found his love in deep water
he found his love in deep water


there she was a roasted beauty queen lying on the beach
he moved towards her, inch by inch and then...

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Categories: hermit, allusion, love, nature,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Greatest news ever
Just landed in my ears
just dazzled my mind 
my local political head 
I was talking to him today
Lord you send such a beautiful messages to...

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Categories: hermit, appreciation, beauty, feelings, forgiveness, love, magic,
Form: Free verse
Mrs. Brown You've Got A Lovely Jewel There!!
Mrs. Brown you've got a lovely jewel there,
Jewels like her are something rare...
She can't  disguise it,
Ruby's red eyes show "blues" in it,

Fred, you wanna...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hermit, adventure, allegory, angst, music, nostalgia, parody,
Form: Ballad
It has to be
Embrace this torso decaying in the wardrobe I wake up those skeletons laying in the warzone 
I make up the rules as I go along...

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Categories: hermit, rap,
Form: Rhyme
Wading
She stands - wading through puddles

like small islands encircled in glass

The tide has long gone...

returned to tired hermit crabs...
and rested clams in the shallows...

Sal-try streams...

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Categories: hermit, life,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Little Sandpiper

       Little piper, little piper ...
   Oh how fast you skip away,
 As the morning tide crawls...

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Categories: hermit, animal, appreciation, beach, bird, metaphor, ocean,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Untrampled Sand
Untrampled Sand

Idyllic shorelines tucked away,
Are island protected in a tropical bay;
Below pastel skies polished by clouds,
Reveal a Shangri-La bathed in gold.

Untrampled sands, white and tanned,
Are...

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Categories: hermit, beach, destiny, feelings, love, memory, paradise,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ARTIST WITHIN


Artist wannabe
I’d love to look the part
Feel and act the part
Feel it deep within
Imbued with inspiration
Exploding with creativity
Living the life of a hermit
Ploughing through it
Or...

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Categories: hermit, art, confidence, creation, identity, image, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
His Need to be Free
Brave needs to be the man 
who keeps up with him on feet
he’s a prophet, a hermit,
a wizard
a gypsy, and a thief  

He knows...

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© Sean Wolff  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hermit, beauty, freedom, moon, nature, poetry, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member wish


wish i were
a hermit
master of my fate



posted on April 26, 2019...

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Categories: hermit, dream, freedom, future, integrity, longing, solitude,
Form: Senryu
LAND of the LOST
Land of the Lost

Time in time out
What's it all about

Got no freedom
Drunk on rum

Russian roulette full of fun
Empty barrel, trigger gun

Bust a cop
Prison mob

Modern warfare
Lord's...

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Categories: hermit, life
Form: Couplet
A Truly Happy Soul
I look at the vagabond
Half lying against the wall.
He’s smiling with what he’s doing
As if he has a goal.
Sorting out the rubbish
He brought with him...

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Categories: hermit, happy, inspirational,
Form: Ballad
.~69~. /Zodiac.Race/
~69~ /zodiac sign/

There once was a hermit crab named Nate
Who enjoyed the solitude of his hate
   Meeting a lovely lady
   A...

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© Nate D.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hermit, girlfriend-boyfriend
Form: Limerick
My Paramour
There is always a light, sometimes a tiny glimmer expanding 
Amongst the darkest forest as a fiery wheel of hope and desire 
It measures the...

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Categories: hermit, i love you, lost love, love,
Form: Free verse