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Best Hooded Poems

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


Premium Member Graveyard of poets
There's an obscurity on the threads of darkness
dare I peer beneath the starless shroud of midnight's veil
as I walk through the misty breath that beclouds...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hooded, analogy, death, lost,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Graveyard of Poets
There's an obscurity on the threads of darkness
dare I peer beneath the starless shroud of midnight's veil
as I walk through the misty breath that beclouds...

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Categories: hooded, death,
Form: Free verse
The Generous Bard
(The Merry Adventures of Robin Good)

Sherwood's Forest legendary, leading man 
up, down, tricking eggs between branches
slender, slander, his voice is growing thinner
twisting, turning heads 50...

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Categories: hooded, abuse, character, community, corruption, mentor, pride,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member THE HEADLESS HORSEMEN

On the black stallion of death,
Its red crimson eyes pierce through the night,
And the hell's beast breathes its hot brazen breath
Blazing against the darkness's chilling...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hooded, adventure, dark, evil, halloween, history, holiday,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Ghost That Travels Far
There comes without a warning,
one in hooded mantle grey,
with silent footfall treading. . . 
treading nightfall into day.
An eerie mist - mysterious -
he haunts the...

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Categories: hooded, nature,
Form: Personification



Death Be But A Lullaby
Death be but a lullaby
which sings the soul to sleep,
calming is thy tender melody
so no more we may weep

Death be but a lullaby
to soothe thy...

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Categories: hooded, death, fear, Lullaby, uplifting,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Seagulls of Barry Island
The sea gulls down at Barry aren’t your average little pests 
 They think they own the sea side and the all wear hooded vests...

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Categories: hooded, beach, bird, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Orientate
A woman, or a girl,
hooded and hiding,
may pensively gaze down 
at the sun, or a sinking stone.
Or a man, not a boy,
neither hooded nor hiding,
may,...

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Categories: hooded, art, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Whispers of my fair maiden
Alone, there I stood by the bench in the park.
On a leash by my side, my protective young hound.
In the distance I heard the echo...

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Categories: hooded, adventure, animals, caregiving, people, places, upliftingme,
Form: Sestina
A Day In The Park
In the park, I’d been all day
Reading all my time away
On a park bench did I sit
Until the sky became twilit

As light for reading began...

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© Jack Clark  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hooded, dark, evil, fear, horror, scary,
Form: Rhyme
Eat Pray Love
On the edge 
of the evacuation zone
Miyuki holds her daughter 
tip-toeing in pink sneakers 
her small hands fragile 
blossoms opening
to the man with the beeping...

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© Soulfire  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hooded, devotion, faith, inspirational, life, loss, love,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Migration
She leads her army up and down,
two sides of Main Street, and is found
companioned by three basset hounds.
They follow, closely, at her heels
like children being...

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Categories: hooded, people, drug,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member CHILDREN OF THE NIGHT

Given are we the name of the vampire, creatures of the forbidden,
Driven to live forever within the shadows, or die
Beneath a wooden steak, through our...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hooded, halloween, history, holiday, horror, imagery, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SHALL WE DANCE
SHALL WE DANCE

Shall we dance, as two snakes encircling one another,
A bite to the strike, whom draws the first blood of 
Passions bitter poison.
Venomous vipers,...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hooded, animal, dance, desire, fantasy, lust, passion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sleepless Nights
Insomnia, familiar friend,
crawled into bed this summer night
so once again, inflamed with dread
I wander now in pitch of dark 
and touch the places, now by...

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Categories: hooded, angst, imagination, mystery, language, light, dark,
Form: Narrative
The Dream
Falling, falling, falling
through the pitch black air.
My hand reaching out
for something that isn’t even there.
Now running, running, running
from the dark that seems to take
everything I...

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Categories: hooded, dark, dream, how i feel, hurt,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Beinn Nibheis - Scene 1
I sit and pause, looking at the sky blue ceiling above me. White vapour cotton wool clouds
gently float like water lilies on an upside down...

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Categories: hooded, animals, inspirational, nature, places, seasonsme, weather,
Form: Free verse
Whiskey and Philosophy
One tall and gaunt with hooded eyes
The other bearded, bent, time-worn and wise
They relished unfurling their intellectual sails
To seek secrets of wisdom on ancient gales

Two...

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Categories: hooded, dedication, fun, philosophy,
Form: Light Verse
Fifty Shades of Black

What’s the color of forced migration pain?
Ask a black person in America,
and you’ll get fifty different slave answers

What’s the silent sound of invisible chains?
Fifty killahurts...

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Categories: hooded, allusion, color, slavery, truth,
Form: Narrative
I Keep My Visions to Myself
She came to me with hooded eyes,
her frank suspicion undisguised,
pushed to the brink, I surmised,
come to hear me prophesize.

Candles flickered in the room,
shadows darting through...

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Categories: hooded, mystery, on work and working, visionary,
Form: Rhyme
Mourning Night
At dusk the amber eye begins to close
Our dusty anthills fading from its sight
The midnight moonfright black-lit aura grows

Entrenching us in hollow, fiend-filled night
We lose...

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Categories: hooded, depression, faith, hope, lifelight, light, sun,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member The Haunted House
Beyond an overgrowth of weeds, I see
a house with faded paint. It beckons me.
Victorian, its windows are like eyes
that hypnotize, and soon I find myself
there...

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Categories: hooded, scary,
Form: Blank verse
St Cuthbert
On Lindisfarne, they say, 
St Cuthbert took a hooded crow, 
A jackdaw and a jay, 
And on their strident tongues bestowed

The gift of harmony.
No more...

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Categories: hooded, bird, christian, faith, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Rest-In-Pieces
Rest In Pieces


The bats in the steeple were feeding on people
By sucking the blood splattered wood
That came from the coffin a vampire dropped off in
When...

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Categories: hooded, halloween, horror, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Trap Door
The man was dangling, kicking, scared,
His hooded blindness no relief;
The hangman coldly watched him die:
Now one less killer, one less thief.


...

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© jack horne  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hooded, death,
Form: Rhyme