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Best Illegible Poems

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


Excuse My Illegible Typing
If my typing seems illegible some times
I tend slant it to the left or the right,
Forgive me if you cannot read it, 
Let me know...

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Categories: illegible, funnyme,
Form: Rhyme



Doom Bleeds and Fades
freedom lies with a shattered grace
stumbling toward atomic mythology
where answers have their sins washed
brilliantly bright as suns dyeing skin off-
colors of rumors circulating planets
of the...

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© Alex Roth  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illegible, dark, imagination, universe, visionary,
Form: Free verse
Lost in Ink Stains
My words are lost in ink stains 
Verses smudged in prints of you 
Illegible scribbles soon fill in lines 
Once paved with love anew ...

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Categories: illegible, angst, introspection, loss, lost love, pain,
Form: Free verse
Disappear
     DISAPPEAR
Tremors are the worst,
the full-body shakes
its like my skin is too tight,
my body doesn’t fit,
my life doesn’t fit
the anxiety no...

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Categories: illegible, anxiety, mental illness,
Form: Free verse
Paroxetine
I

I am disinfected, sanitised from touch and eyes
Do not hold me. I am Bakelite and you smolder
Sat solid, the wall cold against my spine. A...

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Categories: illegible, me, parents, me, parents,
Form: Free verse



The Late Night Moral Owl
Supposed that life is not a limitation
Supposed that it stands, strips each and every casement of the mysteries
Penetrate the time limits
Penetrate the gray shutter

An illegible...

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Categories: illegible, inspiration, life, night,
Form: Free verse
The Graffiti of Middle Earth
Or Bored With The Rings

Carved into a tree in Mirkwood:
Watch out for Treebeard, girls. He's fast!

On a restroom wall in the Shire:
Hoo boy! that Bilbo...

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Categories: illegible, cool, fairy, gender, nonsense, satire, word
Form: List
For My Mother
A few months ago I went by the 
cemetery where you lay
I have been meaning to stop in 
but you know how life gets.

It was...

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Categories: illegible, absence,
Form: Elegy
All Hail Medea
Mossy vines served as camouflage for a decaying headstone.
The inscription is illegible, but that matters not to me.
At this centuries-old grave I place flowers and...

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© Tom Arnone  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illegible, beauty, death, desire, fantasy, halloween, horror,
Form: Narrative
That is Humanity 1
I laughed aloud
To look at the strange
Action of a mad man
Who was standing
At the edge of the road
His expressions 
Were changing rapidly 
But suddenly
My laugh...

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© V P Mahur  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illegible, grief, how i feel, pain, people,
Form: Blank verse
That Devious Rogue
Livid I was when that nincompoop
stained that page of my book
with tomato sauce, while eating
oh! How horrible! How horrible!
It was just a little dot but...

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Categories: illegible, books, humor, imagination, ireland, men, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Paper ghosts in an upside down world
Written words
Lines and verses
Poetry
Fragments of an author's soul
Frozen ink on paper
Entombed emotions
Imprisoned ideas
Trapped thoughts
Sentient silhouettes
Paper phantoms
Paper ghosts

School during a civil war
In six easy steps
A place...

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Categories: illegible, death, education, evil, nature, pain, poetry,
Form: Free verse
FEET OF CLAY
Who am I to know 
the abstract silence
when you drink the moonlight all alone ? 
The black toes of a dying woman 
haunt me in...

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Categories: illegible, mother, natural disasters, nature, on work
Form: ABC
Alchemy From Scribbles
My scribbles scrammbled on a tatty bit of paper
I vomit ideas
           Before they vapour 
They...

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© RP Kumari  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illegible, art,
Form: Rhyme
The Signature
First letters are undulating, bouncy and loopy
Rest are sort of pretty sloppy and crunched together
With a load of smooth diagonal lines that connect all the...

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Categories: illegible, art, funny, imagination,
Form: I do not know?
Those Eyes
Every part of her so sublime
Every gratifying inch 
Not one mouthwatering piece out of place
And not one living soul who wouldn’t stand in line
For just...

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Categories: illegible, desire, emotions, love, lust,
Form: Dramatic Verse
old lefty
sometimes i want to write but 
my hand cramps up
 so i switch hands

 now my right hand does not like
 my left because he...

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Categories: illegible, allegory, old, old,
Form: I do not know?
My love I'm a Drunk
my love im a drunk
it's two a.m. 
here i am writing 
you my last love 
letter again 
just can't get you
off my mind i been
writing...

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Categories: illegible, anger, lost love, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Memories
Am I the book keeper of my vast mind?
A library holding all my dearest dreams,
Hopes, desires...my sweetest memories
I hold so tender, my beloved shrine.

They run...

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Categories: illegible, memory,
Form: Free verse
Me in Acrostic Form
Charming I am,  
helpful in many  ways.
Articulate is what I strive for,
rising above all problems that I face.
Aspiration for more in this life,
creative...

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© cory long  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illegible, life
Form: Acrostic
Misused
My heart was a blank piece of paper
Crisp; clean; untouched
Waiting patiently to be trusted with beautiful words
Written by the warmest hands
Treasured forever like a sweet...

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© Ari Ing  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illegible, abuse, anger, beautiful, betrayal, break up,
Form: Free verse
the scent of karma is knocking on my door
the scent of karma is knocking on my door
an envelope written in an ink of sloppy hope for chance
what died in december has become faded...

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© Marty King  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illegible, break up, love hurts,
Form: Free verse
Bones
Who could've known just how much we've grown
Til you held up my hand and saw nothing but bones
I'm not used to feeling so naked, exposed
Feeble...

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Categories: illegible, love, passion,
Form: Rhyme
DREAM SHATTERED
Into twinkling illegible pieces of star dust,
Imagined hours over within the confines of a blissful yawn,
Yet for me it was real as any unreality could...

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Categories: illegible, dark, dream, woman, word play,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I - Illusion
Images of incineration interrupt
Infernal imagery imposes in intricate intervals, illegible to those ill with ignorance
Inadequate ideologies imply impoverish ways, never to be incriminated no matter...

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Categories: illegible, corruption, fire, future, image, imagination, leadership,
Form: ABC