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Best Ile Poems

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


Mr Cokeman
You see I've been misunderstood majority of my life
Its as though if living were war 
then im the knife
Its not my fault society embraces suicide
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© John Floyd  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ile, black african american, dark, feelings, identity,
Form: Free verse



The Land Of Rhyme Remembered
Sail most by north, by west the least, 
until the moon sets in the east.
There, in a sea the colour of custard, 
ye'll see the...

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© Red OMara  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ile, cute, fantasy, sea,
Form: Couplet
Open Your Eyes To New Dawn
J-ust open your eyes
O-ctober sixteenth day; 
V-ile clime wreaks havoc, 
E-agerly wait, hope and pray.
R-aindrops in torrents
A-re flooding some places; 
C-all on the Father's name,...

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Categories: ile, birthday,
Form: Acrostic
THE LEGEND OF CELINE, THE WHITE LADY
THE LEGEND OF CELINE,  THE  WHITE  LADY


In French Canada  no legend is more tragic than that of Celine, 
A beautiful Quebec...

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Categories: ile, loss, love, mysterywedding, city, love, river,
Form: Quatrain
Boy Malaysia
Who is this Malaysian boy?
His style is dashing,
His eyes are beckoning.
He is the eastern boy from Nnewi,
With the hands that work all day,
Where poverty has...

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Categories: ile, adventure, hope, inspirational, travel, boy,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member Devil Beast
D emonic creatures engage to unleash brute force
E scaping to attack is their only real course
V ile their menacing fangs that gnaw to replete 
I...

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Categories: ile, dark,
Form: Acrostic
Ode to Moremi
Moremi beautiful princess in Ile- Ife.
Moremi beauty is mightier than sword.
Queen of beauty, queen of brawn,queen of brawl.
Irresistable charm that eyes could not ignore.
The rich...

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Categories: ile, conflict, love, princess,
Form: Free verse
Eko
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EKO @50
TIME OF THOUGHT:LOSS
DATE OF THOUGHT:2015
A damsel was born decades ago
Her name is EKO
Eko Ile Ogbon
She is the most sought after amongst...

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Categories: ile, africa, anniversary, blessing, class, fish,
Form: Bio
Haiti, Le Monde Vous Ecoute
Proud people of the Haitian Ile,
Stand firm with head held high.
Though days may last for a while,
The world has begun to hear your cry.

Le monde...

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Categories: ile, community, courage, inspiration, international, natural disasters,
Form: Rhyme
The Fowlsome Bustard
Erstime, ere bards nor Wondering Joyceters 
did glybb their gobs with glanjous tongue, 
Sir Slip The Most (a Figleafmoistner) 
was undangled…and his sling unslung.

‘Twas on...

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© Red OMara  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ile, fantasy,
Form: Ballad
FREEZE - FRAME OF QUEBEC CITY
FREEZE - FRAME  OF   QUEBEC  CITY

Time-capsule towers over  St.  Lawrence:
Heights of Abraham look imperiously down
On the Ile d’Orleans spread...

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Categories: ile, urban
Form: Imagism
Silver Strands
The heaves and the roars and the sighs
Are less frightening to passer-bys
Than the terrible moans 
Of the hollowed out stones
Which bring forth the dead sailors’...

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Categories: ile, death, fantasy, satire, people, people,
Form: Limerick
S-A-V-I-O-U-R
S-aviour is what you are to me,
   you rescued me from a life of immorality. 
A-shamed ashamed of how I use to be,
...

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Categories: ile, bible, christian, god, gospel, jesus, thanksgiving,
Form: Acrostic
Eko akete
																																		
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EKO AKETE @50
TIME OF THOUGHT:LOST
DATE OF THOUGHT:2015

A damsel was born decades ago
Her name is EKO
Eko Ile Ogbon
She is the most sought after...

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Categories: ile, africa, age, blessing, celebration, history, tribute,
Form: Bio
ISEYIN
 ISEYIN MY TOWN
If you don't know,
'Emi lomo ISEYIN  ORO
'Oro omo EBEDI MOKO.
I know my town, I love my town,
I celebrate my town, as...

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Categories: ile, africa, allegory, thanksgiving, together, truth, urban,
Form: Bio
Scott Rockwell,s lunatic fringe
What wood you look 4 in a super heroe group ? IDE want sum one kwick , with speed like the flash ! And a...

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© John Hall  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ile, books,
Form: Lyric
Ghosts of France
One month in May, I journeyed far,
Winged through the sky t’wards Eastern star,
To land upon the Charles de Gaulle,
Grand port of ile de France’s sprawl,
Live...

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Categories: ile, international, memory, places,
Form: Rondeau
LEAVING CHICAGO
Above the roller-coaster rain clouds, 
there's a moment when the wing tip of the plane 
cuts seamlessly into serene blue as it banks 
over Chicago....

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© Nola Perez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ile, places
Form: Free verse
Premium Member You Do Not Know Me
Dark angels dance overhead
Storm clouds swirl within my head
Smiles are the veils of hidden thoughts
Tormented souls question not what is not

Ile St Louis, a swamp...

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Categories: ile, evil, flower, tribute,
Form: Light Verse
Jennifer

Jennifer, nice name right? Everyone tells me that she is nice, she told us about herself, she was patient, caring, up front with the students,...

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Categories: ile, baby, bangla, beauty, blessing, celebration, cheer
Form: Free verse
21st century love

Ilianza na masalamu za hewani.
"Niaje".
Masmile za confusion,
Fusion ya lust na trust,
Compilation ngori ju huoni mahali mnafikishana
Mbio za ujana huishia kitandani,
Au kwa cell ndani.

Makosa ni kukosa...

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Categories: ile, africa,
Form: Dramatic Verse
MISPIRSION
SCORNED BY  BLIND FAITH
WE SOUGHT, FOUGHT!
CON TEMP TABLE I N
EVER Y  OU T  H ATE FUL
TREASONOUS RIVALRY SOLIPSISTIC ENMITY
HOSTILE GALENTRY
PREDICTABLE VOCABULARYS
SCORN AND...

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Categories: ile, divorce, hero, introspection, love,
Form: I do not know?
We,The Beggars
We have come to you
Like the sun to the cloud does
Anything you can afford
Please,do,spare us.
We've been under this bridge
even the ants gossips us
Because we share...

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Categories: ile, allegory,
Form: Light Verse
tired losing my way
 And if the madness swallows me whole do not weep nor cringe for you all brought this down on my throat if it takes...

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© Once was  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ile, death,
Form: Alliteration
BEER SIO MAZIWA
Sijui ni wangapi wata'define my history,
Wakitumia hii story.
But kitu najua ni ati nkifa,
maybe;
Walevi ndo watachangisha doh kwa matanga,
na maybe;
Wengi watasema Marto alikuwa tanker.
Na ukijaribu ksema...

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Categories: ile, art, break up, drink, first love,
Form: Epyllion