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Best Id Poems

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


Premium Member if I had money
if I had all the money that I ever wanted,
               ...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, drug, introspection, universe,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member COMMON Commonality

WE ...

Slaves to the pen, (or our keyboard, more apt)
          The molding of words, in a...

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Categories: id, appreciation, friendship, life, poetry, writing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Children of a Lesser God
I’m tired of knowing
That because of my race
Because of where I live
Because of my last name
I’m part of the band…
The children of a lesser God

I’m...

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Categories: id, god, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member On Such Divine Evenings
Aye, Summer-tide ...

On such divine evenings, thus, are perfect odes not freely spun?
The Perseids, dancing their jigs - evanescent stripes of golden ire,
under a tapestry...

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Categories: id, august, eve, joy, metaphor, sky, star,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member One Stone - Unknown
you May-
think me odd    perhaps strange 
peculiar and off the wall-
but I
like to wander cemeteries

among    rows   ...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, heartbroken, memorial, peace, sad,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Into The Woods
I go into the woods to find my inner peace,
since a little girl this is my own special place;
my emotions held-  in the woods...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, green, peace, spiritual, strength,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member haiku- childhood memory
childhood memory
in a country field of gold- 
birds chase me away

childhood memory
of lush emerald green ferns-
frogs leap and I run

childhood memory
of sweet coolness in the...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, childhood, memory, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member ''death of a friend''
death is near-
a fading out    tomorrow will never be-
gone away        an empty shell will dwell

birds...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, death, death of a friend,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ''Fluttering Gems''
As I stood in my garden amongst my flowers,
       a parade of blue butterflies was drifting;
past my lovely brilliant...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, butterfly, flower, garden,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Dad's Workshop
A clutter of wood and dust and cobwebby corners,
And dappled sun shining through dirty windows;
On his work table a drawing; a project in progress,
And tin...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, father daughter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member There is A Storm Brewing
There is a storm brewing and it is in my head,
Words are swirling in a mighty roaring wind;
Like colourful leaves tumbling and twirling,
And then it...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, dream, writing,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Beautiful Scars
      These scars on my soul are beautiful and painful,
Deep gashes that cannot be seen except in my eyes;
 ...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, grief,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Always For Grandma
 
Original poem - For Grandma

You died grandma and my heart was broken,
At your funeral I stood there trembling;
And in the name of love words...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, grandmother,
Form: Sonnet
Giggles and Splashes
I had waited for you seemingly forever
So long did it take before you were to come into my life
But in so many ways you had...

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Categories: id, family, lovebooks, snow, books, me, snow,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Whisper To Me
 
Whisper to me, my love
And let me hold you to my heart
Remove your veil of death
And come to me the man you were
In my...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, lost love,
Form: Verse
Premium Member ''shades of nature''
and in my dream- I find myself in a lush forest
dripping wet with life, steamy and sultry
I am one with nature and with the aqua...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member When Tomorrow Dawns
 

Two gardens meet in the mist
Both gardens sublime in beauty
One called, the past
And one called, the future
And I . . . 

Climbed the lichen...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, garden, life,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Before My Pen Is Hushed
      Before my flowing, poetic pen is hushed in Quietus,
And I have reached my journey's end with folded hands;
 ...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, death, life, poetry, writing,
Form: Epic
Premium Member I Am The Grass That Grows
Between the rows and rows of tombs of your beloved gone
I cover all the bones that lay beneath me-
      ...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, death,
Form: Personification
Premium Member My Lips Caress
 
Oh, goodbye sweet Summer, I will miss you,
Fall, I will embrace your stained-glass colors;
Invigorating crisp air and skies blue,
Leaves that tumble, spin- beautiful wonders.

The...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, autumn,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member ''Poetic Dances''
From my very beginnings I have been,
Like no other- I have lived in a dream;
The joy in life sadly I have not seen,
Yet my soul...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, poetry, writing,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member New Year- A New Beginning
I open my door to a brand new year,
and take a first step with jubilant glee;
a new beginning-  want to jump and cheer!
Of all...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, joy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Last Meow
In your last meow,
I held you right on my heart;
then- then you left me . . .
I held you till you were stone,
and I had...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, grief,
Form: Tanka
Tinker
A pint size spit fire that you are.
A wreckless goth chic with a permanent scare.
She fought all the girls and half the guys.
broke more than...

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Categories: id, friendship, funny
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member More To Me Than Air
Since
I lost all those I love
even my little baby prince
to that heavenly place above,
           ...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: id, writing,
Form: Rhyme