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Best Honour Poems

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


Premium Member Hot And Cold Comes The Night

LIST POETRY - A FUTURISTIC INTERPRETATION 


You
must know
I cried yesterday 
and I think I broke the world
so I braided some words into twine
planted some sweet...

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Categories: honour, depression, heart, introspection, love, romance, romantic,
Form: Free verse



The Viking - repost
Glory and honour oh man of the North
Valhalla waits to welcome thee
Spend a night of passion with thy Lady
For tomorrow death or conquest await

Come into...

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Categories: honour, death, dream, fantasy, hero, history,
Form: Free verse
When the Flowers of Youth Fell
When the Flowers of Youth Fell

Winter stayed late that year
courting Spring with a fury.
Beautiful gifts of snow
and dazzling ice, he gave her.
It was during such...

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Categories: honour, seasons, time, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Let love create rainbows in your speech
 Hey you
Don't let hate dominate.
Let love sate - animate

With the pain in your heart.
Set it free from the start.
Let it go, let it part.
An...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: honour, analogy, hate, love,
Form: Rhyme
Tell Me A Tale
Tell me a tale of humanity
Paint me the love of your life
Show me a path to humility
How a man should honour his wife.

Help children believe...

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Categories: honour, imagination, poems, poetry, words,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member HE'S MR KNOW IT ALL - NOW A COLLABORATION
Old blabber mouth gets on my wick
His attitude makes me quite sick
He plays to the crowd 
Is brash and so loud 
My husband thinks he's...

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Categories: honour, humorous, voice,
Form: Limerick
Within Elysium Fields - A Collaboration With Carolyn
1.

Within Elysium Fields, the souls of the dead find their peace but there are those souls who do not think they deserve such peace. Those...

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Categories: honour, dark, dream, fantasy, joy, light, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Five Times Round The Tree
How can I honour you, flame-tickled tree,
when poets have lined up to watch you blush
and crackle through November’s pageantry?
What use to add my musings to...

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Categories: honour, autumn, poetry, poets, sound, tree, writing,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Yet not broken by the blues
....in retrospect
There were mirrors  there
Behind it, where all the Jews would hide
How can someone blame the black despair?
All You were, was a mirror over...

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Categories: honour, anti bullying, holocaust, mirror,
Form: Free verse
Jan Allison
A poem in honour of a lovely lady named Jan,
She writes poetry but was never sure about her talent.
She didn't think that she could do...

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Categories: honour, friend, friendship, poems, poets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Girl with The Quiet Voice
The Girl with The Quiet Voice

One of many children
Somehow she was hard to hear
She still craves just a bit of attention
Just a simple “Thank you...

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Categories: honour, angst, courage, father, relationship,
Form: Quatrain
Love Game
I'm the bloke she never had,
she's the girl I never knew,
when I met her she was sad,
broken up without a clue.

We've talked of her past...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: honour, love,
Form: Rhyme
But not you
Let others argue over small things
But not you
Let others cry over small hurts
But not you
Let others waste 24 hours
But not you
Let others forget about truth...

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© Mark Frank  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: honour, life,
Form: Didactic
Premium Member FLOOD WARNING COLLABORATION - INSPIRED BY CONTEST
I crossed my legs but there was a flood
Blushing red I hope folks understood
But my waters had burst
And the baby's my first
Guess I'm ready to...

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Categories: honour, birth, body, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Rail Ties That Bind
A little girl
She comes to a land of ghosts
Almost empty streets
She wonders
Where are all the people
No one here looks like her
Within her heart
Emotions stir

It is...

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Categories: honour, care, death, dedication,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Where Did The Years Go
Remember years ago, when you were fit
Now you can't stand too long, before you have to sit
And all the times that you ran to catch...

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Categories: honour, age, old, retirement,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member On Blood's Own Sand
Courage held In heart of Lion 
Celtic memory of ancient reunion 
In arena of Death's bloody passion 
Lion's fight for life the prize 
Swords held...

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Categories: honour, death, desire, emotions, passion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Shopping List
"Shopping List"

Sister Kathy's going shopping and she's asked me for my list,
Needing LOTS of help, so I could not her, resist...

I have a Shopping List...

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Categories: honour, character, friend, god, love, remember,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THE RED POPPY
The symbol of remembrance is the red poppy
When I look upon it, this is what I see,
I see courage, sacrifice and extreme bravery
See thousands enlisting...

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Categories: honour, appreciation, remembrance day, tribute, war, world
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dear FJ Is Back


Dear Flo is back, hang out the flags
It's been way too long, a real drag
She's promised me this
She'll honour my wish
So we'll once more enjoy...

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Categories: honour, tribute,
Form: Limerick
Aftermath
AFTERMATH
 
War is final but incomplete,
bodies littered like spent ammunition
along the ravaged bloody street.
But who hears the voices of condemnation
on profit-only Wall Street?
In the dirt...

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Categories: honour, war,
Form: Rhyme
blessed harvest
as autumn's beauty explodes
in comforting hues of amber
summer petals become bulbous heads
in anticipation of fall's sensual splendor.

an aura of warmth and excitement
kisses our cheeks with...

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© Lynn Marie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: honour, , sensual,
Form: Free verse
i love you
how do i breathe
when you are my air
i am lost & incomplete
without your calm voice..

inside, i shake uncontrollably
as tears stain my face,
no longer an us...

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© Lynn Marie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: honour, angst, devotion, introspection, loss, lost love,
Form: Free verse
Through the backwaters
Boated through the tantalizing Kerala backwater
                   ...

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Categories: honour, beautiful, nature,
Form: Free verse
Our PD
Our wonderful and ever-present PD.
What a talented writer!
You don’t know poetry
if you haven’t seen her work.
She has been around here
for such a long time.
If you’re...

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Categories: honour, dedication, poetess,
Form: Free verse