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Best Honored Poems

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


Premium Member SUNRISE MEDITATION


Stop in your tracks

Take a deep breath
Stop and relax

Close your eyes
Exhale a slow deep breath

In your mind’s eye 
It’s early dawn
It’s quiet and serene around...

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Categories: honored, freedom, inspirational, introspection, motivation, nature, peace,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The Gift of Poetry
A poet enters a private sanctuary,
A sacred place where the imagination
Dwells with a mélange of emotions
Conceived by aesthetic beauty,
Often divine and esoteric in nature;
That comprehensive...

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Categories: honored, art, poetry, uplifting, integrity,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Providence On Behalf Of Love - A collaboration with Robert Lindley


I that have seen such beauty 
fallen beneath its gleam 
rejected my life’s duty  
to wade thus in its stream  

Saturating me with...

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Categories: honored, desire, destiny, passion, true love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Carolyn Devonshire
There lives a grand lady near the sea
In Ormand where she delights to be.
She is a Poetess, words she shares
In lovely poems, her heart she...

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Categories: honored, best friend, blessing, giving, love, poetess,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member She by the Sea
I see the pain
Reflected via turquoise blue
Of the oceans hue
She stares out into the oceans depth
Lost
Her lover dead under the sea
The waves have made her...

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Categories: honored, angst, beauty, conflict, death, heartbroken, love,
Form: Light Verse



In The Name Of Dove -With Ram R V
                  



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Categories: honored, appreciation, bird, , cute,
Form: Shape
Premium Member Providence On Behalf Of Love
Providence On Behalf Of Love
 

I that have seen such beauty 
fallen beneath its gleam 
rejected my life’s duty  
to wade thus in its...

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Categories: honored, beauty, devotion, love, passion, relationship, sensual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ageless Seeds Of Simple Joys
Ageless Seeds Of Simple Joys

When walking in splatter of Spring's anticipated rains
blessed is the youth in you, if wearing no shoes;
further given if you can...

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Categories: honored, appreciation, art, beautiful, creation, encouraging, happiness,
Form: Rhyme
Soldier
I saw a burial with a bugler playing taps;
I turned to my father, “what happened?” I asked.
He clutched my hand and with a quiver in...

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© Ed Coet  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: honored, death, father, inspirational, loss, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Chapter and Verse a live poetry recital
Good evening Ladies 
May I say, I am honored and privileged
As this is the first ever time
I have read in front of a woman’s only...

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Categories: honored, animal, farm, humorous, poetry,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member When In Love's Immense Depths, You Are Truly Cherished
When In Love's Immense Depths, You Are Truly Cherished
 

Mystical web spun memories of our sweet nights,
love began under stars and brightest of moonlights.
Hold onto...

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Categories: honored, art, beautiful, longing, love, passion, romantic,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member CONFRONTING OLD AGE


 
 

I see you coming, old age
Approaching at an ever accelerating pace,
Your face so grim
Your expression so austere
Your look so menacing,
A frightening sight you...

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Categories: honored, age, life, wisdom,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Where Love Was So Hot, It Melts Hardest Of Stone
Where Love Was So Hot, It Melts Hardest Of Stone

He loved her so much, his soul awash in her all
Forever had no real meaning until...

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Categories: honored, beautiful, beauty, deep, desire, destiny, devotion,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Too Brief, The Flame
There lies my heart,
          Quite ragged, torn -
        ...

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Categories: honored, appreciation, bereavement, death, eulogy, father son,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member COMING OF SPRING





The sun grew warmer

Passionately embraced earth 

Joyous flowers sprang!  







 © Demetrios Trifiatis
     18 March 2019

* It seems that this...

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Categories: honored, earth, spring, sun,
Form: Haiku
Red, White and Blue
He Lay Where He Had Fallen.
Enemy Fire Had Brought Him Down.
He Knew His Life Was Over,
As He Lost All Sight and Sound.

He Knew a Peaceful...

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Categories: honored, patriotic, soldier, war,
Form: Rhyme
Broken English
I love my broken English

Am in love with my broken English

Am honored to have two other languages

The ability to think from language to language is...

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Categories: honored, africa, appreciation, birth, blessing, culture, language,
Form: Bio
Premium Member STIFLE
Try opening your ears and shutting your beak
You never listen, incessantly you shriek

So now that my claw has stifled your chatter
I’ll give it to you...

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Categories: honored, angst,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Departed Friendships
For Linda, Freddie, Chan, & others that meant something true to us…

Another departure…

Another wistful teardrop
Embracing yesterday’s candid goodbye

No longer can we touch their physical soul....

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Categories: honored, death of a friend, dedication, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tranquility
Tranquility has settled like a dove
Serenity and Peace have kissed in love
Contentment bides in place of sweet repose
and Beauty welcomes all with gifted rose

The Turbulence...

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Categories: honored, blessing, introspection,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Fairer, Indeed
WOMEN ...

Truly amaze me ...
They possess the super-human

Strength to birth a child - one of
The most painful and demanding
Feats of endurance known to our
Species -...

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Categories: honored, appreciation, humanity, love, wisdom, woman, women,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member On Becoming Enlightened
As Christmas draws near I contemplate my faith.
Jesus spent many years away, yet no one knows
For sure why, or where, or how, but destiny's lure.
When...

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Categories: honored, faith, inspirational, spiritual,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member He Wrote it for Me
One of my favorite poets here is Craig Cornish. He made me fall in love with the sonnet. :) He coached me in getting the...

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Categories: honored, friend,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member If I Never
If I never write another poem again
Will you remember me
All the parts of my heart I exposed
The morsels of my soul
The intricacies
The pain
My manufactured pieces...

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Categories: honored, poems, words,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tribute to Teachers - Constanza
 Tribute to Teachers - Constanza

Upon my soapbox I protest
    that teachers schooling young and old,
    be honored like...

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Categories: honored, children, school, teacher, teachers day,
Form: Rhyme