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Best How I Feel Poems

Below are the all-time best How I Feel poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of how i feel poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member The Fallen Poet
(The Fallen Poet)

Shadows, fall from the east
Winter show, white meadows,
Compelling words lost, in a silent world
Beautiful, Bloomingdale is how it goes
Apocalypto-- my very own limbo
Alone...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: how i feel, absence, confusion, depression, emo,
Form: Free verse



Her Masterpiece Is Her Story
Her paintbrush is a razor,
Her canvas, her wrists,
"I deserve the pain."
She shrugs and insists.

One day the brush will push down,
And it will cut so deep,
That...

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Categories: how i feel, abuse, addiction, anger, body,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member GOODBYE
(NOTHING MORE TO SAY)

I've seen the way you look at me
I've seen the way you look at them
Without wanting to admit, you hate everything I...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: how i feel, break up, conflict, goodbye,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member No Reservation
You Are Not Invited

--Latching onto my soul without an invitation--
Elements around my shore expose more than air
--Playing with fire is not a game you will...

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Categories: how i feel, abuse, bullying, deep, evil,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member My Far Side
You say, I’m too far, 
towards the far side?
It’s a hazard of my left-handedness,
that I see the logic in abstraction.
Worlds lay within worlds
and colors bleed...

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Categories: how i feel, imagination,
Form: Free verse



Don't Bother Me
Don't bother me with conformity
don't bother me today-
with things I should (or shouldn't) do
or what I shouldn't say!

Don't bother me with conformity
my house is not...

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Categories: how i feel, community, funny, how i
Form: Rhyme
One Silent Word
He speaks with measured dignity,
one silent word at a time
His palmetto pen tells us: 
Tune out the cosmic background noise,
and focus your mind
on the sound...

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Categories: how i feel, poets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Poet is a Bridge
i believe we all
have a poem in our hearts

some need no metaphors

for a poet is a bridge
between words and emotions
connecting hearts and souls
through all four...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: emotions, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Across The Border
"La Voz"

La Noche sin agua --- I spill my loving lips
Dancing, laughing and celebrating life 
I am his queen, aka' dulce Nina
A night he must...

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Categories: how i feel, anger, corruption, how i
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Inner Voice


I leave the daily hustle and bustle
of a city's cacophony of sound.
And head for where the leaves softly rustle 
in the breeze, and no one...

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Categories: how i feel, 8th grade, beauty, feelings,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Lines on my Face
The words that I write
flow from a deep place
The lines I express
mirror the lines on my face

Some lines are joyful
other lines took their toll
Yes the...

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Categories: how i feel,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Survivors Guilt

It's been ten long years now since that awful tragedy
When a stranger I didn't know, gave his life to save me
I was on the edge...

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Categories: how i feel, death, grief, how i
Form: Narrative
One World
Love is not a color,
No hue, neither a race.
All of our blood is the same, 
That runs deep within our veins.

If we could lift up...

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Categories: how i feel, america, for her, for
Form: Rhyme
bloody wrists
I'm sitting on the floor
I'm crying so much more
trying to erase this pain
trying to forget your face
sitting here with the blade in my hand
running so...

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Categories: how i feel, abuse, boyfriend, bullying, depression,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Pretty Poet
Where Have All The Pretty Poets Gone? 

A real poet are you, charismatic over everything you serve
Showcasing, a rainbow that folds the perfect world wide...

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Categories: angel, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Share My Soul


A pair of morning-doves preen and prim
snuggled close on their favorite limb.
Cooing low, they wake a sleeping sun,
and give praise for a new day begun.

A...

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Categories: how i feel, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Within Her Heart
Within her heart is where I wish to be
To dwell inside the garden of her soul
Where each soft heartbeat plays a symphony
And all around is...

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Categories: appreciation, how i feel,
Form: Sonnet
The Sky She Sees Is Beautiful
 To be at peace with myself again..


To ..

 Smell the scent of fresh-cut grass
 Hear the crunch of falling leaves
 Wear garlands of yellow...

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Categories: how i feel,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Sleeping With The Enemy
SLEEPING WITH THE ENEMY

See what you want to see
Don't Look at me!
You are staring you are watching;
Eat what you can't be

Come sleep by my side
The...

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Categories: how i feel, abuse, adventure, anger, betrayal,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Toilet Bowl Committee
Toilet Bowl Committee (aka: Uptown Hood)

A lavatory confinement
my$h!tdontstinkcomode.com
---
If you want to moderate this place, pick up the pace
From the mouth down to the @$$
Your so...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: how i feel, abuse, anger, angst, how
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Insanity or Death
Insanity or Death

Life begins with insanity~~
~Your soul is kicking and screaming, 

Ready to exit with the touch of human hands.
Insanity rides on a gallant stallion...

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Categories: how i feel, abuse, adventure, art, how
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Toddler Sky
-Toddler Sky-

Down where I sleep, 
You hold me, embrace my every way
The Marks up on my skin
You caress, taking away from the ugliness

Watching the simple...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: how i feel, blue, body, childhood, how
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Can You Spare A Teardrop
I cried for so long, so many nights,
and now no more tears can drop,
I'm all out, do you have some to spare,
cause you know once...

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Categories: how i feel, cry, emotions, feelings, how
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member SOMEDAY

As this week closes into hours of pewter night
may the moonlight touch your lips while
I sleep in the arms of dreams unrefined.
Though I may not...

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Categories: how i feel, time,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member What Is Love


How do I answer what is love,
it's part hope part apparition?
For what it truly is, kind of
simply defies definition.

Have you ever felt so alive
that it...

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Categories: how i feel, beautiful, emotions, feelings, heart,
Form: Quatrain