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Best Humbles Poems

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


Premium Member A HA MOMENT
Sometimes I feel lost and unappreciated
I ponder why I am here?

Sometimes I look for approval from
others.
I want someone to give me a pat on
the back...

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© Alexis Y.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humbles, engagement,
Form: Free verse



Affliction of Assyria
The sun had grown dark on that fearful day
When Rabshakah, the Assyrian entered the fray;
Their armor and weapons glittered like gold
As they surged ’cross the...

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Categories: humbles, religion,
Form: Rhyme
Feverish The Hex
I am very pleased to present a third collaboration with Robert Lindley,
an extraordinary poet who inspires and humbles me with his pen.

A Collaboration With Robert...

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Categories: humbles, allegory,
Form: Free verse
Second to None
A is for Amazing we all wish to be
B is for Blessings that help us to see

C is for Caring which humbles our world
D is...

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Categories: humbles, inspirational, life, uplifting, hope, joy, love,
Form: ABC
Premium Member Plockton - Wester Ross
The greatest holiday gift I ever received  
Goes back so many, many years
Before my life became turmoiled
And before my tears for fears

I was a...

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Categories: humbles, adventure, angst, death, fear, history, hope,
Form: Rhyme



Because Of You
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Categories: humbles, love, passion, wife,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member What I like about Rain
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Categories: humbles, metaphor, pride, rain,
Form: Verse
Dreams
We succumb to temptation 
And bathe in its juices 
We challenge the mighty tyrant
And stand victorious
We dare to risk everything
Yet we gain even more
We fall...

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© Lyn Church  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humbles, adventure, desire, dream, feelings, lust,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Welcome Garden Witches
Witches in my gardens, blessing them.  
Using their notoriously generous green thumbs to help repot the plants snatched out by gray wind yesterday.
Witches, welcome!...

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Categories: humbles, garden, tribute,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Jesus Christ' Parable - The Wedding Feast
Importance of Humility / Reward For Generosity
LK 14:7-14

He told a parable to those who had been invited, noticing how they were choosing the places of...

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Categories: humbles, family, girlfriend-boyfriend, love, may,
Form: Curtal Sonnet
Love Knows No Boundaries
Love knows no boundaries

Whether it sets where  the rainbow ends

Can it be found in the tumultuous depth of the ocean?

Can it be as dark...

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Categories: humbles, love,
Form: Free verse
The Clock Upon Your Wall
Not knowing your faith your religion nor your beliefs ?
Your love your doctrine your truth ? But I am one, of destiny..
In spite the darkness...

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Categories: humbles, art,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Evening Soup, Translation of Paul Verlaine's La soupe du soir
The Evening Soup, Translation of Paul Verlaine’s La soupe du soir

						To J.-K. Huysmans

(Verlaine here paints a stark tableau of working-class or peasant life shorn of...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humbles, poverty, stress,
Form: Elegy
Ode To The Sun
Sunrise, Oh aural hymn of spirituality,
Vibrant in it’s splendour and magnificence,
Sending nocturnes to daytime slumber,
Bathing life to a yawning earth.
 
Piercing the day’s birth with...

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Categories: humbles, uplifting, visionarylife, life,
Form: I do not know?
Winter's Desire
Oh Winter, I'll surely miss thee.

You're beautiful to see
Your crystal clear days
With your soft sunny rays
That silently warms the trees,

Oh Winter, your sight humbles me.

I...

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Categories: humbles, nature, seasons, sympathy
Form: Rhyme
Contrast
Pharisee went into the Temple to pray
Sure of his goodness and love for God
He prayed confidently about his deeds
Fasting, tithing, praying, He did faithfully
 
This...

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Categories: humbles, christian, forgiveness, god, heaven, hope, inspirational,
Form: Prose Poetry
Salute Brother
(To a brother, he gives his biryhday celebration to be with the less fortunate kids. He is a hand of this nation)
Love ain't an illy...

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Categories: humbles, birthday, care, love,
Form: Chant Royal
I tell you of a Queen
I tell you of a Queen

As dawn crept upon me silently.
The ear picks up on a bath prepared.
Breakfast flirting with my nose,
A true mother you...

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Categories: humbles, black african american,
Form: Blank verse
Peace embrace
Unity soars above indifference snares in minds of others eased , for peace in its essence burns brighter than a million stars in space uninhabited...

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Categories: humbles, community, deep, encouraging, eve, family,
Form: Free verse
Women versus Woman, 2016
Love ones; excuse these urges I now purge, 
The brief kiss that always exits her door, 
The encore of lust, no permanent words. 
But I...

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Categories: humbles, allegory, love, marriage, metaphor, relationship, romance,
Form: Sonnet
Death is her name, Separation is her game

I felt at unease
My love, at tease

I embraced her close
Yet feared I her loss

She saw my sweat and fear
And my eyes look elsewhere

“What has put...

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Categories: humbles, death, lovedeath, heart, death, heart, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Different Faces
So which is the more valuable,
Our good friends or our lovers?
And just where does the difference lie,
In truth or under covers?

When waves of darkness swamp...

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Categories: humbles, life,
Form: Rhyme
The Rule Of Thoughts: Ideocracy
I have found something
Greater, stronger than democracy
Making every person
An equal player in the game of life
I have found that, that
Wields control where incursion has never...

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Categories: humbles, imagination, inspirational, introspection, life, philosophy
Form: Lyric
The War Within
the war within

spinning...uncontrolably
friends betrayals
I give give give...
they take take take...
fear...aching fear inside
money...****ing money
IRS...college...utilities...everybody
stomach is sour...queezy
children abused...even killed
adults like gangsters...evil
when will it end?
how can we stop...

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Categories: humbles, angst,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Humble Yourself
Do not usurp the place of honor,
For it may be taken from you.
The Lord speaks of this in a parable
It’s a warning for me and...

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Categories: humbles, faith, may,
Form: Rhyme