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Best Hugged Poems

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


Premium Member A Poetry Collection

Hourglass

Sand falls
Through the glass
Love falls
Within the past
Memories dance
They never last
Head in my hands
As I stare overhead
At the hourglass


Falling Down Stairs

Stairs broken
Wheels unspoken
I fell
Grasping for air
Are...

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Categories: hugged, art, guitar, humanity, introspection, longing, music,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member My Affair With A Frost Flower State Of Affairs


There’s a beguiling danger in beauty…

seduced as I was by the fickle fingers of fate musingly stroking my hair,
I envisaged
this lusciously lavish landscape 
of sun-raptured...

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Categories: hugged, betrayal, dark, emotions, heartbreak, introspection, irony,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Footprints
Frothy waves stretch to kiss toes
Hikers plodding sandy coasts
Leaving imprints on the shore

Who journeyed here, perhaps this morn
As the orange orb created dawn
Summoning sun worshipers

Footprints...

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Categories: hugged, introspection, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Streets of blood

Streets of blood

She stood upon the terrace high
streets of blood below
The gate left open in the night,
a dark sky threatens snow

With swine and pearls running...

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Categories: hugged, hate, love, peace, war,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Love Sleeps, Never Dies
An old man
A Grumpy bitter old man
Bitter face
Red nose
Wrinkled beady eyes
Scruffy clothes his best attire

Life has not been kind
So his bitter words bite those around
He...

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Categories: hugged, angel, beauty, child, hope, solitude,
Form: Light Verse



Teddy Bear-
My sweet little Teddy Bear...
Mommy gave 'YOU' to me
Now I never sleep alone at night
The comfort you gave, when God's sunny eyes ran out of...

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Categories: hugged, abuse, boyfriend, childhood, fear, me, night,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tissue Box
like visitors from outer space
they came with tears, and lined the sidewalk
long in face, and arms embracing
some (I have no inkling) who
they were or why...

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Categories: hugged, child, cry, daughter, grief, loss, my
Form: Free verse
Premium Member D-Day in Malta:::co-write
We met in Valletta city on a fine November day
Introductions...hugs and kisses; we got talking straight away.
All agreed to go sight-seeing – architecture , harbour...

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Categories: hugged, fun,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member A long, long time ago on a cold winter's night

A long, long time ago on a cold winter's night

A long, long time ago on a cold winter’s night
Two hearts were broken the crest of...

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Categories: hugged, fantasy, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Violin Notes Fall From Heaven No More

Her trembling twilight is dimming
with streaking purple tears
bruised by youthful years of bleeding pain
hurting but never hugged --
locked in the arms of atmosphere’s apathy
that smeared...

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Categories: hugged, child abuse, death, Lullaby, sad,
Form: Free verse
Lady On the Church Steps
I had seen her before in the spring and summer
The homeless lady sitting on the church steps
She would ask for help from people going into...

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Categories: hugged, appreciation, christmas, december, feelings, memory, money,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member LOVE at FIRST SIGHT
Love was in the air when he laid eyes on her.
Childhood; elementary and even high school with her.
Walking towards her, he greeted her.
Anxiety spiraled as...

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Categories: hugged, funny, god, high school, imagination, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rebel Girl
She doesn't believe in quiet love
wasn't born to bleed shyly,
couldn't care about the cost of conquest,

Too beautiful to be bitter, and too young to be...

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Categories: hugged, beautiful, beauty, best friend, body, desire,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member The Maid of Orleans
Reflecting in her garden sits a winsome little maid;
She holds a purple flower like the circlet that she made
And wrapped about her braids to grace...

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Categories: hugged, christian, conflict, courage, england, history,
Form: Couplet
A Getaway To Ancient Venice
I can still recall the look upon His face

Each thought still makes me go to that enchanting place

The vernal air was floral sweet and honey...

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Categories: hugged, love, passion,
Form: Prose
Premium Member A Choir of Nature
“The earth is the Lord’s and the fullness therein, the world and they that dwell therein”
A Psalm of David…

Solitary, I stand upon these ever changing...

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Categories: hugged, faith, happiness, nature, blue, earth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I write poems, pages and pages
  . . .

as a child I had an unwritten history in this world
blind, wailing and unaware, totally helpless
crying is all I knew of...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hugged, memory, poetry, writing,
Form: Abecedarian
Premium Member The True Mother






“The True Mother”




What part of a heart
in another could one trust
when betrayal comes
like a silver bullet words and deeds
sharp piercing to burrow 
bleed out Life’s...

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Categories: hugged, betrayal, imagery, love, mother daughter, psychological,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Lost
He was just a child who wandered off
Lost and alone trying to find his way
Starting to get dark and didn't know where he was
He cried...

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Categories: hugged, faith, mom, me, lost, dark, dark,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Lemon Trees
I know the land where the lemon-trees flower.
My love met me near them, to linger an hour.
I kissed him, I hugged him and smelled the...

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Categories: hugged, flower,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Infinite Grace Of Light And Love - a collaboration with Robert Lindley


Although gone from this sad earthly plane, love may yet embrace,
for within Light's truest of gifts, Love brings its infinite grace...

Weeping tears falling into her...

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Categories: hugged, grief, hope, spiritual, true love, uplifting,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THE JOURNEY
Once upon a weedy lawn
At Cedar Oaks Retirement Home
There sat my mother, weak and old
On an afghan knit to block the cold.

It was summer, but...

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Categories: hugged, appreciation, child, daughter, devotion, family, forgiveness,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Devil Is In This Tale

Her insecurity would not let her see,
I wanted her!
I thought she knew, my heart was opened.
I should've asked.

She walked on a thread, fourteen stories high
to...

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Categories: hugged, heart, heaven, i love you,
Form: Free verse
Sweet Child Of Mine
     As I watched my daughter playing with her son, I couldn't help but see myself in her. I still think...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hugged, daughter, grandson, love,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Stunning Revelations from Ancient Maps
Professor Hapgood’s studies on ancient maps were fixed
Einstein said his theories should be added to history’s mix
Perhaps it proved too big a leap for other...

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Categories: hugged, history, science, urbanlost, lost,
Form: Quatrain