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Best Housed Poems

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


Premium Member FEMALE SPIRIT

women of dusk and dawn
who love to feast on their senses
in a banquet ripened by love and courage,
chilled to last till the moonlight
bequeaths more hours...

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Categories: housed, mystery, woman,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Remains
Revenge sweet turning with hate
a brother rises striking blows 
landing hits brother in wicked deeds 
evilness within mans own soul

Cruelty crawling inside desires 
suffering greed...

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Categories: housed, betrayal, desire, earth, emotions, hate, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member When He Smiles
The sun shines again 
for he smiles.
The indeterminable day no longer flees or hides
for its end is sought, as is its beginning
for he smiles.
Confusion though...

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Categories: housed, adventure, allegory, faith, forgiveness, inspirational, lovesun,
Form: Free verse
A Casual Exchange
“Oh Edgar, look at those poor slaves, traipsing after His All Important, High and Mighty, Landlord.”
	“I wish I was a slave.”
	“Hush your mouth Edgar. Don’t...

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Categories: housed, humorous, poverty, slavery,
Form: Prose
Premium Member The Ruin
It stood on the top of the hill
dominating all of its surrounds.
Its drawbridge these days lay open
spanning with ease the now dry moat.
Like a fairy...

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Categories: housed, fantasy, grandson, imagery,
Form: Epic



Titanic Forever
My father had been out of work for way too long.
At night, I often heard him and mom weep
Food was scant, but love was strong....

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Categories: housed, angst, business, fear, mom, dad, family,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member I'll Mutilate my Heart
I’ll mutilate my heart, that’s what I’ll do
Cut out that piece that lives and beats for you,
and then I'll simply wait and let it bleed
Perhaps...

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Categories: housed, death, heart, heartbreak,
Form: Sonnet
A stifled cry
"It was a mistake", she said. 
A tiny life swiped in seconds as 
gods creation is rendered a 
mere cluster of cells. 
Returned back to...

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© Lexi Break  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: housed, anti bullying, baby, birth, childhood, creation,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member If I had a Dinosaur
If I had a dinosaur I would be insanely happy.
If I had a dinosaur I would be the best me of all.
If I had a...

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Categories: housed, animal, fantasy, fun, funny, humor, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My commitment
A package of love housed in a frame so petite,
A picture of beauty from her head to feet
Lips so very tender with a exquisite taste...

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Categories: housed, happiness, love,
Form: Rhyme
Mother Mother
Song:-  1990

Mother    Mother
   love me  love me 
   love me  love me
   I...

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Categories: housed, angst, anxiety, child abuse, joy, strength,
Form: Free verse
The minstrel and the rubbish
The minstrel and the rubbish
	To a homeless in N.Y., who had a guitar to keep him company
        ...

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Categories: housed, allegory, faith, hope, philosophy, , memorial,
Form: Free verse
Struggles
STRUGGLES

WE AS A RACE HAVE HAD OUR STURGGLES AND TESTS
WE’VE COME OUT VICTORIOUS BUT NOT BECAUSE WE ARE THE BEST
IT IS THE LORD WHO SAW...

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Categories: housed, black-african amerrace,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Fulfilling life - collaboration with White Wolf
An empty shell,
abandoned
am I left alone?
left to sigh?

I once housed
a caterpillar
an ambitious
butterfly

Now I miss
my old cocoon
and still
cannot fly

Come pick me up
soar the skies
create turbulence
with you...

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Categories: housed, flying, inspiration, love, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Jealous
It’s past midnight and sleep has walked out on me, yet, again.
I stand in the door way to the quiet patio, now bare ...
There’s a...

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Categories: housed, autumn, emotions, for him, heart,
Form: Free verse
War Paint Mixture
Haudenosaunee ...
translation: They made the house
But who painted it
the colors we now see ---
Red, white and blue
Let's go back in time shall we,
and observe who...

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Categories: housed, allegory, history, truth, war,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member SYBIL


It was said I was born of quenched love,
almost vanquished by a storm along
the Red Sea in a  din of gray  November.
Wandering around...

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Categories: housed, character, mystery,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Anchored on a windy beach
I
Anchored on a sun filtered shore 
Upon rocks which lay the days of yore 
In swirling pristine aquas of alluring calm 
Let it serenade heal...

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© Kofi Amed   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: housed, africa, beach, beautiful, confidence, imagery, inspiration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The battle between body and spirit
The battle between body and spirit

Housed as I am,
in this earthenware vessel
I witness,
the raging between body and spirit.
My mood- sullen and morose,
a telling sign-
a flashing...

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Categories: housed, evil, faith, health, hope, paradise, prison,
Form: Free verse
Gray Blue Sky
On a lonely hill
Stands a lonely house
Under a gray blue sky.

An empty shell 
Of what used to be
A reminder of days 
Gone by.

It's walls once...

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Categories: housed, nostalgiablue, lonely,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Zero One One Zero Zero Zero One
Zero One One Zero One Zero Zero One
One One Zero Zero One One Zero One
Zero Zero Zero Zero One One Zero Fun

My husband despised computer...

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Categories: housed, computer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Hermit for a while
Sometimes I would like to be a hermit,
live in solitude in the woods,
away from clamor and distraction,
with quiet to think and write.

Then I remember that...

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Categories: housed, solitude,
Form: Free verse
A room with one window
There are rumours of a land,
A land more beautiful than anything else. 
There is sunshine out there…
And trees. And grass, animals, bushes, flowers, vines, laughter,...

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Categories: housed, beautiful, dark, depression, emotions, for teens,
Form: Free verse
MAGICK
I DREAMT YOU
INTO EXISTENCE
WITH MY MIND'S
FERTILE LANDSCAPE
HOUSED YOU
IN THE LUSH PARADISE
CRADLED YOU
WITH THE WARMTH
I BUILT YOU UP
PIECE BY
BEAUTIFUL PIECE
I GREW YOU
INTO BEING
LIKE MAGIC....

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Categories: housed, crush, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 4298 Washington Street
Four Two Nine Eight Washington Street
My childhood address
A place where neighbors were not afraid to spank us
And mothers handed out homemade cookies without fear
of being...

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Categories: housed, nostalgia,
Form: Free verse