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Best Iii Poems

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


Premium Member Chopped III - Humor
i narrate me own story in a fake english accent. the bloody typewriter is 
broken, it can't capitalize. i'm out of coins for the heater. i can...

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Categories: iii, humor, humorous,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member Where Gladiators Fought
Part I

Where gladiators fought for life,
we meet to fight for love
The constellations in the Roman night sky,
celestial spectators, bathe the Colosseum
in the white blood of...

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Categories: iii, passion, places,
Form: Epic
You Know
Yes, my dear, you know,
You are my source of joy, rejuvenation, hope
I need your emotion spread onto my life,
I need your heart to sing among...

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Categories: iii, emotions, friendship, happiness, joy, love, peace,
Form: Ode
The Old House
Seven generations walked through your door,
Which stood so strong and always welcomed in.
You said goodbye when boys headed to war,
Two soldiers lost to battles they...

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Categories: iii, childhood, family, house, memory, old,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member Wood Stages
I Death Wood

My skeleton, the trembling tree,
hit by the axes of ambulances
due to the decay of disease.
My muscles languish as wilted leaves.
My organs are rotting...

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Categories: iii, green, moon, nature, rainforest, storm, suicide,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member LOSING HER GLOW


Drained fingers jot sweet memory
calling Pam’s name in every bloom,
as laced nights recall the glory
of fondness born from love’s heirloom...
Time pauses… her Glow swirls on...

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Categories: iii, absence, death, lost love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Within Golden Walls, Love's Gardens Await
(I.)
Within Golden Walls, Love's Gardens Await

Ripe are swelled grapes upon glowing vine
my darling on love's bounty we shall dine
in our paradise rests more than a...

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Categories: iii, appreciation, art, beautiful, creation, dedication, poetess,
Form: Rhyme
To Forgive Or Not To Forgive
To forgive or not to forgive, that is the question.
When you are offended, whether real or imagined
by a loved one, a friend, or by someone...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: iii, anti bullying, forgiveness, life, wisdom,
Form: Sonnet
101 POETS
101  POETS

I want to thank 101 poets, when words have no limit.
All 101 spots full of flowing imagery and spirit.
Nathan Dilts my #1~writing for...

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Categories: iii, celebration, community, dedication, friend, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Sage of Glasgow
 ~ I - I Arrive in Glasgow ~

When I arrived in Glasgow town
I knew nary a soul
So tired I's nearly fallin' down
Yet I'd no...

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Categories: iii, friendship, travel, wisdom,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Queen on Emerging From Her Refuge
She’d dwelt within a palace, and outside
it, geese and brilliant peacocks used to strut
inside a fragrant garden.  As a bride,
she’d said her vows beside...

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Categories: iii, war, wife,
Form: Sonnet
Eternal Breath
I think about you, every single day,
Since from me, you were taken away,
Your absence has left my world cold,
Now I am alone, with no hand...

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Categories: iii, absence, death, devotion, grave, loss, miss
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Lettuce Pray - or what not to do in church
A funeral is not the place when you find you need to laugh
Here is my true story about my little gaffe
I hope this poem does...

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Categories: iii, funeral, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member In the Dark of the Strand
Marquees are bright with neon lights, where crowds line up for movie night
Holding hands, we're in 'The Strand'. The velvet carpet guides us in

Popcorn smokes,...

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Categories: iii, dark, film, history, military, sad, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Speak Not to Me
Speak not to me of love, I cannot bear to hear
The fervent pleas you stoop to whisper in my ear
Speak not to me proclaiming staunch...

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Categories: iii, betrayal, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Anxious Dissolution
IV

A soul was broken to make room
For dusty halls and labyrinths.
A gossamer, nylon bed-sheet shroud
Enwraps the remnants of that mind.
And no excuses can be made;...

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Categories: iii, allegory, depression, introspection, sad, dream, cry,
Form: Free verse
A Fairy Tale
A Fairy Tale
     By the Poets Listed After the Poem

Once upon a time, long-long ago there was a wishing star.
She, unlike...

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Categories: iii, childhood, fantasy, children, imaginationheart, light, children,
Form: Quatrain
Seven Kingdoms
			I

The Holy Bible said seven kingdoms would arise,
then like windblown grains of sand, fall to the dust
Six kingdoms have come and gone, blinked their eyes
and...

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Categories: iii, judgement, religious, spiritual, truth,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Shhh
I
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…shh
   bashit
 cashit
  dishit
 dashit
no tp
 bushit
hushit
 ...

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Categories: iii, growth, loss,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member On A Moonlit Bay

I splash my toes into the sea
     Soft rippling, the stars for me
        ...

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Categories: iii, death, introspection, ocean, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Women Aren't Supposed to Have Beards Like You Santa
I.

There are so many things that I desire,
oh, please Santa, give me what I fancy-
I’m a woman with needs, so much required,
now here’s my list,...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: iii, christmas, humorous, silly,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Beyond The Sea Breakers
I

The turbulent, windy sea calls me,
where wild foam waves break on ageless rocks,
crashing unfailing, unfading, where sea birds 
are singing from overhead, and great swirls...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: iii, sea,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Pearls Upon My Brain
I
Multiple Sclerosis 
Disease pleases itself by attacking my immune system 

Paragraphs of pain drain my body and brain 
Sentences swirling around my blood stream
Of negative...

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Categories: iii, addiction, anxiety, courage, death, death of
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Poetic Trilogy On Life's Great Beauty
A Poetic Trilogy On Life's Great Beauty

(I.)
Beauty That Many Of Us Oft Miss

Skies dancing above Nature's treasures
With birds flying through its rainbow lights
Greatness, man can...

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Categories: iii, appreciation, beautiful, family, life, love, memory,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Famous poets dedication series, Part One

Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Famous poets dedication series, Part One

I.

O' Man Of Perishable Earth

O' priest of golden sun
where hides thy black heart
Pray each day, dark deeds...

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Categories: iii, appreciation, art, creation, inspiration, poetry, poets,
Form: Rhyme