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Best Humanistic Poems

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


Premium Member THE GRINNING CHESHIRE CAT
What lies behind that grimacing catty coy smile, it’s upside down
Thinking perplexes me mentally, topsy-turvy confusions beastly
Kitty, popping off riddles to confound all humanity’s realistic
Way...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humanistic, adventure, animal, cat, fantasy, humorous, imagination,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The Poet Rambles
the truth never told me a lie; if one writes a thousand poems one has a thousand poems written; everyone sees the sky as blue;...

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Categories: humanistic, dedication, life, life, poems, sky,
Form: Free verse
MY SOUL, YOU NEED TO TURN TO GOD
My backslidden soul*, you were converted by GOD’s Word
As shown by your divine growth and testimony ’s record,
But you departed away from that great spiritual...

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Categories: humanistic, christian, courage, devotion, encouraging, god, inspirational,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member The World Upside Down and Backwards
The World Upside Down and Backwards

One of the funniest things in an amusement park are the mirrors
and the way your true image comes across
but unfortunately...

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Categories: humanistic, gospel, religious,
Form: Free verse
Must you bare us ill
The blossoms in a meadow; being chocked out by the weeds;
Reflect the concepts of society; that do tangle and deceive. 
In a conquest for dominion;...

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Categories: humanistic, parody
Form: I do not know?



Premium Member Caffeine High by Carolyn Devonshire
Caffeine High
He works like a well-oiled machine
But only when filled with caffeine
No power within

The caffeine is just a smoke screen
He won’t even stop for cuisine
So...

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Categories: humanistic, funny, poems,
Form: Tail-rhyme
Premium Member THE CANNIBAL

In the night the wolves howl in the distance,
As the spring lambs bay, with the first stirrings of life,
Close lies the pack of humanity, those...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humanistic, dark, fear, halloween, holiday, horror, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dedicated to Donald Trump
Dedicated to Donald Duck


You are greatly admired
By the following
The deplorables

Kellyanne Conway
   She will con you all the way!
Adolph Hitler
Joseph Stalin
Mussolini
Sarah Palin
Pol Pot
Vladimir Putin
Saudi...

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Categories: humanistic, bible, butterfly, death, nonsense, philosophy, political,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Am Who I Am
I am who I am

Were you to ask where I’m from my past my tale my next of kin
the answer lies in who tells my...

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Categories: humanistic, life,
Form: Verse
Premium Member THE ELEMENTAL CRAFT

Witches, whom to say they don’t exist within the physical
Plain here on earth, maidens of the mystic arts of olden craft,
Dwelling beneath the elliptical moon...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humanistic, fantasy, halloween, holiday, horror, imagery, magic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Down the Slope of Civilization
The constitution of ‘behind closed doors’ has been ripped apart
wild and adventurous, the silent additions to personalities
while morality is shredded in the offices of humanistic...

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Categories: humanistic, character, passion, people, philosophy, political,
Form: Chant Royal
A Letter to Dear Mr President Abraham Lincoln
When you proclaimed all slaves in the U.S.A. to be freed, it meant the total abolishment of the slavery system, I suppose.  When you...

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© Su Ben  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humanistic, america, black african american, freedom, prejudice,
Form: Narrative
Light on the Devil's Chord - Day 8
Contemplating on a previous conversation with Job and his wife,
I drew a breath of relief, remembering my humbling purpose
Sin was imminent on my brow, though...

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Categories: humanistic, adventure, anger, heart, mentor, psychological, romance,
Form: Free verse
My School and Its Ethos
Is this the school of metaphysics, 
The nullifier of ontology? 
The diluter of pluralism,
 The supporter of monotony? 

A description of the virtues, 
Depends on...

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Categories: humanistic, anti bullying, freedom, god, philosophy, religion,
Form: Rhyme
Rosicrucian Utopia
 “God of all beings
 God of all life
 in the humanity we
 are dreaming of:
 Politicians are profoundly humanistic and
 strive to serve the...

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Categories: humanistic, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Masks of Everyday
We know this world is quite corrupt,
but to exactly what extent?
Can you believe religion lies?
Or that the preachers don’t repent?

We’re brainwashing our youth,
yet we expect...

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Categories: humanistic, corruption, how i feel, political, voice,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Instinct
Those soft ardent whispers bring rapture
Inflamed by carnal desire
Inhibitions released are not captured
Quenching the vehement fire

The final scene of a private affair
Long after the opening...

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Categories: humanistic, love, lust, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Natural Development
If I could sing a song of furtherance, 
There would be a score and a door;
Demonstration would exemplify, 
What we learn and store. 

Appropriation would...

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Categories: humanistic, age, children, courage, culture, desire, freedom,
Form: Rhyme
The Journey A Birthday Wish

Diamonds don’t glisten until they are put through the fire,
Making them precious commodities for the buyer
Butterflies don’t flutter through the air,
Until they breakthrough their fibrous...

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Categories: humanistic, birthday, christian, faith, for her, friend,
Form: Rhyme
Analytical Romance
How can one fathom the most curious emotion of love? 

Some ride the very idea of romance their entire existence. Straddling along the 
bareback spine...

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Categories: humanistic, love, philosophy
Form: Free verse
Les Atrocities Paris Vendredi le Treizeime - The Paris Attrocities on Friday the Thirteenth
Je déteste les attaques ISIS vendredi, 
Ils etaient ignoble, dégoûtant et le mal, 
Au nom de Dieu pour la religion, 
Avec les mentalities és dans...

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Categories: humanistic, anger, bereavement, conflict, death, freedom, god,
Form: Rhyme
heretic of the modern age
away with capitalistic free market enterprise
where the concomitant features of greed, power and wealth
fuse to form a pact of unrestrained mass-consumerism
while simultaneously obliterating any shred...

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Categories: humanistic, bible, courage, destiny, devotion, emo, gospel,
Form: I do not know?
A Waiting Game of Song
A Waiting Game of Song

In life's journey, many a woman gets lost along the way
Of this, I know for sure most definitely I do have...

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Categories: humanistic, analogy, words,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Haman And United We Fall Together We Stand
In school it was all about Greek and Latin at a stretch it proposed
           ...

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Categories: humanistic, absence,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Should Have Prayed
I have roles in from the depths of pain;
Relive my life knife games;
Random promises of broken flames;
I was bitter and embarrassed:

I should have prayed;

Mother was...

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Categories: humanistic, america, anger, anxiety, bereavement, change, dedication,
Form: Ballad