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Best High Hopes Poems

Below are the all-time best High Hopes poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of high hopes poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Hanging By A Thread



I’m on the verge of losing everything
as lashing tears are thrashing ‘gainst the night
and mournful notes of black rose petals sing 
from wells so deep...

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Categories: high hopes, betrayal, depression, heartbreak, psychological,



Premium Member I Just Knew
A Poem Please Contest
Sponsor: John Lawless


in love with you forever
sorrow can heal wounds
through sickness and health

I grew that day…
I knew that day…
I had high hopes...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: high hopes, daughter, death, family, hope,

Cowboy Hoe Down
On a Sunday in the evening
The old barn becomes a hall
Social place where every weekend
The town folk go for a ball.
 
The inside is decorated...

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Categories: high hopes, dance,

Premium Member I did it my way - Frank Sinatra tribute
I have no regrets, I did it my way!
I know I have a few under my skin.
That's life with passion I always say.
Come fly with...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: high hopes, love,

Premium Member The Day The Stranger Came
The day the stranger came, we bade
goodbye to our mad sanity,
Our high hopes for humanity
traipsed off in treachery’s parade.

He took our trust and trussed us...

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Categories: high hopes, betrayal,

Tree I Am
Brave people 
I grow...on...
Weeds surround me...
Beads falling playfully...
Rivers, like vines, entwine...
Roots of moist seep in so fine

Because I cried
In this wilderness
I grow, I grow (x2)
Happily,...

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Categories: high hopes, betrayal, change, deep, depression,

Premium Member High Hopes
Before we implode or reach cluster one
What do you want from me, as you humans dry run
We are Poles apart in what you and I...

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Categories: high hopes, life, music, on writing

Glass Castles
You told me back when I was young,
That before we both grew
Old,
One day we'd live inside a mansion
Full of all the richest
Gold.
You said you'd give...

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Categories: high hopes, childhoodme, day, me,

Premium Member Can I Be the One
I have dreams and high hopes for the coming new year.
Many aspirations that I must achieve with true ease. 
When this year ends and all...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: high hopes, life, new year,

Then Comes the Rain
The darkness falls, then comes the rain.
Hell's demons call again, my name.
My soul cries for surcease of pain.

High hopes they had for me, in vain.
Their...

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Categories: high hopes, depression, emotions, feelings, hurt,

Premium Member The Tragic Savant
“It” embraces “togetherness”
Like blemished mascara on a retired call girl

“It” would speak in aggressive audible banter,
As if crystallized bullhorns were
Strapped
Onto unwelcome seating arrangements

No boundaries.
No consideration.
No...

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Categories: high hopes, life, slam,

Trip on, Trip up
Walk before you speak.
Lend your voice that seek.
Foot forward and back.
So will that be a fact.
Gone by and be well.
Trip up and put into a...

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Categories: high hopes, confusion, dad, death, depression,

Put a Sock in It
You say I’m crazy
I would say otherwise
Change is a challenging chore, 
But honey, I ain’t a bore

Put a sock in it…
Stop throwing your childish fit
Pressured...

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Categories: high hopes, anger, angst,

KEEP YOUR CHIN UP
I have such high hopes; 
For you in this world!
I guess you can't see;
You're tucked up and curled;
In a safe, secure place;
Away from what's real.
With...

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Categories: high hopes, growing up, son,

Premium Member Cowboy Hoe Down
On a Sunday in the evening
The old barn becomes a hall
Social place where every weekend
The town folk go for a ball.

The inside is decorated ...

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Categories: high hopes, dance, humorous,

The Witch's Birthday Bash Part 1
It was her big day, she'd waited a while
Her excitement was building, but so was her bile
She'd planned this party to the final detail
Invited all...

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© Jenni Munn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: high hopes, children, cat, hair,

Liquor of Lament: My Glass is Half Full
Verse 6: I've given up love countless times 
I needed to pay up for my heartbroken crimes
I already repented for my sins that made my...

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Categories: high hopes, addiction, cute love, deep,

Premium Member Nights So Love-locked In Your Arms
Nights So Love-locked In Your Arms



Nights love-locked into your arms
breathing in all of your charms
A spell cast to set love ablaze
we lost into epic, romantic...

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Categories: high hopes, beautiful, blessing, heart, heaven,

Hopelessly In Love With You
Hopelessly In Love With You
don't you know what to do ?
You are making me so confused 
we'er on isolated lands with no plans 
in a...

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© Judy Emery  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: high hopes, angel, betrayal, dark, dream,

What I Am - Homeless and Blind
What have I done?
My anger leads to the divorce…
I kept relying on this force, 
Tugging me constantly
Where will my dreams lead me?
And I was getting...

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Categories: high hopes, absence, betrayal, deep, depression,

Life on a hitchhike
Life on a hitchhike

A cool drool drip slid to the corner of a slit shut
mouth. Eyes that once FLASHED reared back and humbled
into occular armpits,...

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Categories: high hopes, christmas, death, dream, farewell,

Premium Member The Movie
Today, I saw a movie.
It spoke of life in the now, of love
and people glory - just a simple story.
Non to boring with high hopes...

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Categories: high hopes, adventure, beauty, muse, nature,

Who's to blame
We blame the white man for all our misfortunes
We're doing the best we can
So damn it! If all else fails
Blame the white man
Ignorance prevails.

Standing on...

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Categories: high hopes, black african american, environment,

Premium Member A Mythology Mixup
I’m in need of a pot of gold so a rainbow I must find.
First a rain dance I must perform, I hope that you don’t...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: high hopes, fantasyrain, hope, rain, rainbow,

What I would have to give to once again relieve
Advantages to grasp
Burning, bursting ready
Culminating, calming , collecting giving confidence
Driving to thrive, and blossom
Excelling. encouraging, ensuring ,eliminating wasteful thoughts
Firing, flourishing, fetching fury
Giving generous time to...

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Categories: high hopes, high school,