Best Idol Poems
Below are the all-time best Idol poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of idol poems written by PoetrySoup members
No American Idol
idol, animals, funny
A gentle hush fell over the pond
The crickets ceased their evening song
Many jewel-toned feathers circled and flew
And perched as tonight's "Idol" audience grew
Poor little bird...
idol, funny, music, peoplemay,
Hearing talented young voices provides such pleasure
In our quest for America’s latest idol treasure
Next year the judging panel will not be the same
The man we...
Adored to Abhorred
idol, courage, woman,
from owned to dethroned
you led me
from queen to unseen
you hid me
once crowned to now bound
you kept me
absorbed to derobed
you left me
a spectacle to be gawked...
"Life's Absolute Epigrams" (for 2010)
idol, inspirational, introspection, loveprayer, love,
Christian Love frame
The only need for death to every exist
Was to slay the fictional self
And all the embellishments used to support it
Fear not, Love’s little...
idol, faithfaith, political, perspective,
History will not record the bloated weight
Of this pious and bigoted race
Or count the fat and flaccid wealth
Of religions idolatry
Those pages have...
A "Hopeless" Diamond (in the Rough)
idol, history, mysterylost, hope, lost,
French trader Tavernier in a greed-inspired way
Glared at an idol of a temple in Mandalay
Prying a gem from its eye socket, a curse prevailed
Questions for Dad
idol, childhood, daughter, family, father, children, loss,
I do not know?
How do you do it...
Paroled for awhile
then back to the pen.
We know you don't mean it.
Apology in advance
idol, appreciation, celebration, encouraging,
The long haired voice spoke
now the truth is heard
at last we have awoke
Ice the bruised ego
burnt by the allure of fire
Confessions In Her Confidence -
I know where she prays within the necessity of nightfall
inside the Poets' Pantheon, an isolated Idol
they all came, close as envy can to care,
INNER BEAUTIES PROMISE
idol, change, conflict, confusion, courage, culture, emotions,
How many emotional tears have we so cried, us the unperfected,
The Barbie generational rejected, or Ken doll unrealistic Idol worship.
Cursed by society’s vision of ultimate...
New York City's Greenwich Village
idol, life, nostalgia, places, travel,
THE SILENCE OF STONE
idol, imagery, imagination, inspirational, nature, time, visionary,
Hard is the rock, yet it does roll, beneath the oceans
Swift currents its rough edges become smooth, rounded
But it makes no sound; it is the...
Sister -- a poem in 2 parts
idol, bereavement, food, forgiveness, grief, love, sister,
I do not know?
End-Cut Prime Rib of Beef,
Crab-cake, Lobster Tail,
I feel — no...
idol, funnyme, golf, me, sports,
By Elton Camp
The conversation has only begun
When I realize it is with a moron.
On every thought he does bestow
The foolish phrase, “You know.”
idol, mythology, wind,
sage and protector
stab with blades
of potent breath
freezing the tundra
and stripping oaks
Jealousy in Unexpected Places
idol, people, happy, missing, woman, nice, people,
I’m really not a jealous person. I am happy for those who are fortunate in life. If I see a lady who has a...
America's Idle Pastime
America's (Idle) Pastime
From New York, Austin, and L.A.,
From Cleveland and Seattle,
Ingloriously they screech or bray
In an auditioning battle.
And by the time we all feel sick,
A Piece Of Me
idol, introspection, life,
I want to tell you about me, this girl, this poet, this human. I want to share a
piece of me. This journey will be...
Light On the Devil's Chord - Day 6
idol, adventure, character, gothic, heart, love, philosophy,
Upon this date he spoke no more of the preceding moments,
Tearing and hurling insult upon insult
In several directions, his tongue whipped and scorched me,
All you need is one word,
Erase just one word
from the minds of the people,
Rout out just one idea, one concept,
Eliminate 'Religion' from
the dictionary of...
idol, courage, education, girl, hero, inspiration, tribute,
In Swat valley in Northern Pakistan
Malala, a young female teenager
Stood against the might of the Taliban
And earned the respect of those who knew her...
idol, hope, lifeurdu,
Gifting dreams of hope to my eyes, he vanished in a flash
Carting away the treasure of sorrows, leaving mirage a trash
Thorns of grief were, in...
idol, art, hero, imagination, inspirational, international, life,
The Hollywood hills still echoes with his
Rebellious yell, we are the forever young
An iconic American symbol, to this the lost
Age of innocence.
Nay did this...
A MAN LIKE THIS
idol, freedom, patriotic,
A man like this,
Who sacrifices his entire life
for the betterment of our country
uniting whole nation.
Who reached his goal
digesting every tension.
India become independent
without any war,
Wings of your Love
idol, girlfriend-boyfriend, loveheart, heart, love,
When I see your face
Bright as a star in dark skies
Your eyes radiant and clear as crystal
Tears of love drench my cheeks-
On your shoulders forever...