Best Heroic Couplets Poems
Below are the all-time best Heroic Couplets poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of heroic couplets poems written by PoetrySoup members
Those stars that sailors follow
Guiding less the sea to swallow
And the night seas black as tar
Beyond the wave a land afar
Halyards taught, blocks in tallow
The Blood Stained Bridge
Into the timeless wood he fled, running from the night
While demons of his past gave chase beneath the pale moonlight
The man dressed in soiled rags,...
WRITTEN IN THE SAND
analogy, introspection, proposal,
WRITTEN IN THE SAND
The Big Five—Africa’s pride in the vast open wild
Buffalo, Rhinoceros, Elephant, Leopard and Lion
Their prey—scattered Impala, Kudu and Waterbuck
On hardened dust… their...
Necromancer (The Haunting Continues...)
death, fantasy, imaginationdark, dark,
In the cemetery I walk, so dark it is this night.
Hoping that the Ghouls won't start to bite.
I feel the tug of the dead,...
The Sea In Her Heart
lost love, me, heart,
Her heart sailed away from me into the sea,
Her love for me is just a fading memory.
I think of her love and faint to pray,
childhood, inspirational, mom, mother,
Looking back to memories bright,
I remember she’d teach me wrong from right.
“Clean your plate. There are others who have none.”
“Do your homework, and let...
Perfect winter night
This is a perfect winter night to tandem thyself with my sizzling nerves
Candle light stuns thy hips moving in wine-red skirt, penning killer curves
allegory, dream, imagery, journey,
I feel the delight of Zephyr’s Magic,
As I walk in nighttime mist majestic.
This West wind caresses my very soul,
As I walk earful...
Stronger Than She Thinks.....
angst, depression, devotion, faith,
She is a loving mother,
her pain is like no other.
Kids taken all at once away.
A price too steep to have to pay.
emotions, life, me, passion,
Abomination is my name.
There is no passion I've not felt.
Yearning pens attempt at fame
allegory, death, imagination, introspection,
Saint Blackheart walks the Autumn streets and smiles with diamond eyes;
She's well-aware of what you think, but listens to your lies.
I Hate to Admit It
absence, allusion, beauty, clothes,
~ Inspired by the likes of Hoplessly Devoted to You ~
The reflection of your beauty are shadows on the wall,
The abstract of your spirit is...
introspection, love, girl, me,
Saw a friend of mine the other day
He wasn’t in...
We Sisters Three
fantasy, imagination, mysterywords,
We sisters three
Do so decree
That these men
Know their sin.
Reaz, you mortal Fool
Illy was your sacred Jewel.
How could you endlessly cheat
And lead her on with...
A Deadly Kiss
death, fantasy, lost love,
The moonlight shined off her hair,
With beauty beyond compare.
The starlight captured in her eyes,
Too bad tonight is the night that she dies.
The pounding he feels...
devotion, faith, hope, inspirational,
I once had a dream that I was walking by the sea.
You were in it to Lord as You walked along with me.
The Villisca Axe Murders Continues The Haunt
deathfamily, night, family, night,
I see the shadow on the wall,
my breath catches and hope falls.
He has found me I do despair,
The Axeman is standing there.
Hiding in the house...
fantasy, mysterylove, power,
Time for my vengeance to reign
Time for this fool to feel the pain
That he has caused unto me
No worries of "times three."
I call upon a...
faith, hope, lost love,
Its been two years since I sent you packing,
I don't want you, what part of that code are you having trouble cracking?
My Emo Corner
I wake to find the day is gray,
All my hopes are chased away.
I pull the covers over my head,
I just woke from a dream I...
The Haunted Trio
devotion, family, me,
I have two sisters whom I love and adore
We are poets who can write of blood and gore.
Evil, Wicked, and Demented are our nicknames
confusion, death, depression, loss,
My dreams appear as nightmares.
Delusions I am told.
A taste of bittersweet memories
from a past that's getting old.
A past that's rushing past me
and will not...
An Old "Happy" Couple
adventure, devotion, family, funny,
Cherish me as I grow old, and am surely liable to forget things.
I know how interesting life is and the contentment it brings.
The First Full Moon
fantasy, imagination, mysteryme, me,
Almost a month since that fateful night
That I was bitten under the full moon's light.
I am still here but with a yearning
And wonder why a...