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Best Hopes Poems

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

Premium Member A Cathartic Weave Of Three

the whispers
of leaves
turn colour
autumn is here.

now that you are gone
who will wake every morn
to lift the sun
unveil the sky
etch in the clouds
who will paint the...

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Categories: hopes, break up, celebration, devotion, earth, i
Form: Free verse


This is not a poem about a rose
Nor a poem, about diligence and beauty
Today, I sit and stare at the walls
Walls, that bare the...

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Categories: hopes, absence, allusion, death, depression, emo, feelings,
Form: Dramatic monologue
A beautiful mirror
-Escape of the mountain-

Do you care about my breast?
The new curve - countryside corset. 
The beauty of every summer dress 
Laying down, wearing out gravity...

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Categories: hopes, absence, allusion, cancer, emotions, image, moving
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cup of Empty
Cup of Empty
She pours him a cup of empty
From a teapot of childhood dreams
He loves the sound of her giggles
Hers is the light of a...

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Categories: hopes, addiction, adventure, beautiful, dream, hurt, lost
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member A girl named Sue
POTW 1 Oct 2018

Gossip about her
swept the school yard through
“Hey if you’ve got what it takes 
There’s this girl named Sue
For a pack of smokes

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Categories: hopes, angst, fantasy, teen love,
Form: Rhyme

Welcome to my ----- life
A beautiful broken aura
             Unsettled flakes

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Categories: hopes, confusion, death, dream, future, journey, life,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Shepherd who forgot his Flock
It's raining again, grey neon skies,
washing away suppressed surfaces,
to reveal unhealed wounds,
to scars the eyes cannot see

sometimes they bleed.

Some say words heal,
but I resist to...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hopes, childhood, emotions, father son,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dance To Love - A Visual Art Poem Tribute
 POTD 23rd June 2019

Maria Williams 

Dance to Love

A tribute to my Dad, the late - Wilfred Forbes

She danced with wild abandon
she danced without a...

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Categories: hopes, romantic, tribute,
Form: Narrative
Frozen Noose
Anxiety    (The Worst Noose In Town)

-- like flooding waters, creeping in
I count 30, seconds, holding my breath again
Drowning in agitation, overwhelmed by...

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Categories: hopes, angst, anxiety, conflict, crazy, stress, valentines
Form: Epic
Premium Member As Poets Prepare their Pens
They hide behind mountains of ignorance, 
judging within a valley of selfish love.
Among weeds where flowers refuse to grow,
to the mercy of hypocrites -

only we...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hopes, peace, perspective, political,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Darling Boy

     Oh ...

Have you seen my darling boy, blond hair, like corn silk, falling?

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Categories: hopes, analogy, boy, childhood, innocence, metaphor, nostalgia,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Love's Reflection
Love neither gives or takes but from itself.
Be not wiled by fantasies of arrogance.
Take no more than is offered by yourself.
Leave nothing trapped in tortured...

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Categories: hopes, giving, love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member EULOGY FOR GOD
Oh, Lord! Lest one is asleep,
the purge to kill you,yet again,
is quite deep.
Some, who read your word in
the Bible, re-create it, with myths
that are long...

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Categories: hopes, abortion, faith, god, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Love Has Its Costs


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Categories: hopes, desire,
Form: Narrative
We'll Always have San Andreas
-rearranging the stars-

How could we agree to separation? 
If you were destined to be my soulmate,
Why would we allow the stars to change our fate?

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Categories: hopes, depression, relationship, sad love, song, sorrow,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Worst Love Poem Ever Written
I suck at dying poems
Chemo poems, Metastatic Cancer poems,
Hair falling out in the shower poems
And I told a half truth
When I told you I...

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© Poet M.e.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hopes, cancer, cry, death of a friend,
Form: Free verse
The heartaches of living are many
The comforts of living are few;
The truths we are told are not many
And the lies we were told have come...

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Categories: hopes, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Never Enough

Why does the voiceless canary stare so bleakly?
Why do the sullen grey clouds desert a sombre sky?
As the ugly black smog blots out the valiant...

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Categories: hopes, environment, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member DO NOT CRY

Come my friend, 
Do not cry
Tears blur your vision of life,
Distorting thus reality    
Come, my friend,
Wipe your tears and see how

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Categories: hopes, friendship, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Wounded Souls of an Artistic Kind
Her brush strokes sorrow upon her canvas,
as oils drip with sadness. 
He captures images of silent spirits, 
drifting in blackness.

In her black and white world,...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hopes, angst, art, sad,
Form: Rhyme
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: hopes, analogy, death, lost,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member To Hunt the Bugaboo
The morning was crisp and frosty
    as the Earth yearned for autumn's heat.
Darkness gave way to a fractured dawn

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Categories: hopes, funny, humor, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
White Picket Fence
Featuring: Keith :)
Fresh sand garments 
The Mental Colosseum floor
Self-infliction's--waging wars 


A mask, tiny holes
Breathing heavily
Dancing around my toes
Broad carbon steel

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Categories: hopes, adventure, art, beauty, body, bullying, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Sun And Moon
. I am the moon

hanging solitary in the sky

watching sails fluttering by

breathlessly against the wind.

I'm just a rock ,dark,unknown

without a light that is my own.


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Categories: hopes, absence, beautiful, universe,
Form: Lyric
The Last Love Letter To the West
         I can't recall 
       the day you left

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Categories: hopes, deep, feelings, heart, leaving, love, soulmate,
Form: Free verse