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Best Iambs Poems

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


Premium Member Our Love is Cursed
Such wondrous beauty held in eyes divine, 
I wish this lovely night would stay, be kind, 
So blissful are her eyes...I need no wine, 
Nothing...

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Categories: iambs, beauty, death, desire, love, night,
Form: Sonnet



Premium Member Iambic Pentameter

Today I’d like to talk to you about how meter plays a part in
how we write a poem and sometimes in how we speak

The above...

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Categories: iambs, language, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Free Verse On Love
pure elation
as I embrace you with 
sonnets that kindle the fire
between us

a constant balm that will
hold you tightly in the night
and caress your fears
with a...

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Categories: iambs, love, marriage, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Road to Over
Unwrapping both a blessing and a curse, extracts	
Love’s essence painting souls and framing them abstracts.
 
Too brazen into Jung’s collective we were when,
Our fists were...

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Categories: iambs, christian, jesus, lost love, moving on,
Form: Couplet
In one's company
I prefer my own company
or accompany of a dog.
We do not speak the same language
but we understand each other.
I haven’t an urge, if I could,
to...

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Categories: iambs, friendship,
Form: Verse



I See Limericks that Are Not
A lim'rick needs to be anapest
or maybe not; for I'll now suggest;
it may talk amphibrach
and thereby walk the walk,
but don't use those iambs or the...

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Categories: iambs, poetry,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Quatern
~The Quatern~ 
 (Quatern)


 Quatern is fine French form to write 
 Do it in 4 lines,total of 16
 Similar to the Kyrielle
 And the...

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Categories: iambs, poetry, words, writing,
Form: Quatern
Premium Member ABC of Poetry
 ABC of Poetry 

A is for Abcedarian which is what is this poem’s aim 
B is for  Blank Verse which is metered rhyme...

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Categories: iambs, dedication, education, language, muse, poetry, time,
Form: ABC
A WORTHY DREAM
Like most forms coined these days
The “monchielle” relies
On what has passed before:
With but a passing nod
To master’s skill of yore.

Like most forms coined these days
Their...

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Categories: iambs, assonance, creation, dedication, introspection, nostalgia, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member BEST ZESTY SOUP SONG
Intro: La... la... la... la... La...

I.
I tripped from letters A to Z
Composing pretty little psalms
For the whole wide world to see
I traveled more from site...

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Categories: iambs, inspiration, poetess, poetry, writing,
Form: Lyric
Thank you, Ms Guzzi
Thank you dear / Debbie for / pointing out / my mistakes!
Now I can / see where I’ve / been getting / out of step.

“Statuesque”...

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Categories: iambs, dedication, on writing and words,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member A PHONETIC FORM
Why 
do I 
            write 
        ...

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Categories: iambs, on writing and words
Form: Bio
Premium Member The Quatern - The Quatern Style
~The Quatern~ 
 (Quatern)


 Quatern is fine French form to write 
 Do it in 4 lines, total of 16
 Similar to the Kyrielle
 And...

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Categories: iambs, beautiful, love, poetry, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member wyatt-CHICKEN FEED
Wyatt's alexandrine combined a rhyming fourteen
To introduce a novel verse,to the poetry scene;
For we poets he bequeathed this literary treasure
In couplet of iambs,some christen a...

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Categories: iambs, on writing and words
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member POET TRIGGERING STROKES
The mind picturesque each stroked thought
A heart integrates rough to savvy touch 
Soft lips whispers to form lines of words

Tamed fingers fondle and tip ...

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Categories: iambs, analogy, character, dedication, emotions, kiss, poetry,
Form: Verse
Premium Member The Heartbeat of Poetry
Poetic neophytes are not necessarily young.  I am 65 and have only been writing in abundance since age 62. A door opened and feelings...

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Categories: iambs, poetry, poets, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member a TRIBUTE TO THOMAS W
Wyatt's alexandrine combined a rhyming fourteen
To introduce a novel verse,to the poetry scene;
For we poets he bequeathed this literary treasure
In couplet of iambs,some christen a...

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Categories: iambs, people, poetry,
Form: Quatrain
Finally to Burn: the Descent of Icarus
Athena takes me
sometimes by both hands

and we go levitating
through strange Dreamlands

where Apollo sleeps
in his dark forgetting

and Passion seems
like a wise bloodletting

and all I remember
,upon awaking,

is:...

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Categories: iambs, solitude,
Form: Verse
Icarus, Resurrected
Finally to Burn: Icarus, Resurrected
by Michael R. Burch

Athena takes me
sometimes by the hand

and we go levitating
through strange Dreamlands

where Apollo sleeps
in his dark forgetting

and Passion seems
like...

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Categories: iambs, desire, dream, fantasy, flying, god, joy,
Form: Verse
The Composition of Shadows
The Composition of Shadows
by Michael R. Burch

“I made it out of a mouthful of air.”—W. B. Yeats

We breathe and so we write; the night
hums softly...

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Categories: iambs, writing,
Form: Sonnet