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Best Illuminate Poems

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


Premium Member If this was my last poem
Come to me my beloved,
save me from life's brutalities,
so this heart can soften -
sparkle like a million fireflies.

For you hold the light
to illuminate my soul.
For...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminate, romance, romantic love, spiritual,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member A Small Bouquet Of My Word Groupings

you were an infant
i would sing a song i created for you

'there's a baby in my arms
there's a baby in the mirror
but honey 
there's not...

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Categories: illuminate, appreciation, celebration, childhood, daughter, encouraging, faith,
Form: Free verse
These Eyes Have Often Been Solaced
 These eyes have often been solaced

by twilight's cotton candy pllows moving silently

towards a sky's velveteen blanket

and angels'silver gowns

By gazing over hills

to where old country...

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Categories: illuminate, age, love, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Hero
In a world where hearts ignore compassionate cries.
Acts of kindness become rare, so empathy dies.

As human nature loses the skill to listen,
his mission is to...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminate, inspiration, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Silence personified
I am nature,
soul of a mountain,
buried under a billion snowflakes.

I float like butterflies,
from petal to petal.
As cinereal clouds clear,
under a glistening sunrise,
I illuminate like a...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminate, analogy, metaphor, silence,
Form: Personification



Premium Member Poem for Whomever
she is tranquillity
yet lava flows in her veins

cut her open and you'll burn

she is Eve's apple
nemesis to patriarchy

one bite and you'll bleed

she is a rainbow
an...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminate, friendship, inspiration, tribute,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Crayon Caresses
"Crayon Caresses"

blue velvet sky caresses
pink cotton candy clouds
beneath a gold umbrella
red heartbeats breathing loud.

a yellow Sun kisses skin
of silky bronze glowation
footprints carve love in brown...

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Categories: illuminate, love,
Form: Rhyme
Moonlight Madness
MOONLIGHT MADNESS

The moon falls out like a secret above the frisky clouds
Daylight and night the stars come in crowds
Like a glistening diamond, I can't stop...

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Categories: illuminate, adventure, art, beauty, love, me, moon,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member FREE - A collaboration with Silent One
Last POTD for the year - 31st Dec 2017

An eagle spirit conquers storms of adversity,
like a silent soul floats amongst the sky's artistry.
Soaring higher, ascending...

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Categories: illuminate, analogy, freedom, peace,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Bathe in Liberty
Ariel eyes gaze towards sapphire seas.
Mermaids have no purpose in aquariums.
Yet so many struggle to escape shallow streams.

Sitting upon sandy shores,
depth of her emotions, reflect...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminate, analogy, change, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Stranded in the Pools of Fate

on the threshold of tomorrow
through countless sighs 
i wait for you
stranded in the pools of fate
as the seconds fall grounded
like tears of all my yesterdays
in...

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Categories: illuminate, angst,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - The Princess Of The Sea -


On the beach I found a seashell
luster of colors mixed with gold illuminate 

Washed by the sea millions of times
tides turn as gentle footprints remain

I...

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Categories: illuminate, beach, beauty, blessing, nature,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member The Color Of Our Blood
oh how i love the color red
red is love and love is red.

i painted a moment
used a palate with every shade of red, 

only red.

that is...

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Categories: illuminate, romance, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Melodies of the heart
In a black and white world,
feathered fingertips caress
ebony and ivory keys -
melodically forming a myriad
of vibrant and vivid hues, 
diversifying dulcet emotive reflections.

In a world...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminate, analogy, love, music, romantic love, soulmate,
Form: Free verse
Wake Me, The Owl, When The Moon Does Rise
Wake me, the owl, when the moon does rise
and his golden beams illuminate the skies,
when the darkness flees and the time just flies
and the cold,...

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Categories: illuminate, bird, fantasy, longing, moon, nature, night,
Form: Personification
Premium Member My Love
My Beloved, 
My fervent Solemn passion
My LOVE bound to you
My Darling, I am entirely thine
As kindling in pure Formidable flame
My Beloved, My precious love
My better...

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Categories: illuminate, devotion, inspirational love, love, passion, romantic,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Theres a new child in heaven
There's a new child in heaven,
singing with the angels,
floating amongst the clouds.

May their wings, 
forever be your sanctuary.
May your laughter, forever echo,
through the corridors of...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminate, death,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member TO A LIGHTHOUSE




Sentinel of water’s beauty and breadth,
grand messenger of danger
so statuesque around an ocean's expanse--
O beaming guardian of light
Moon and waves crest upon dark of eve,
it’s...

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Categories: illuminate, devotion, light,
Form: Ode
Premium Member - The Princess Of The Sea -
On the beach I found a seashell
luster of colors mixed with gold illuminate 

Washed by the sea millions of times
tides turn as gentle footprints remain

I...

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Categories: illuminate, beautiful, beauty, blessing, color, love, ocean,
Form: Couplet
Inspired by Gaia

Rays of sunlight awaken and skies of sapphire inspire, when mother lies back with eyes veiled, breathing out life and breathing in spirit. She is...

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Categories: illuminate, earth, nature, sky, spiritual,
Form: Haibun
These Eyes Have Often Been Solaced II
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These eyes have often been solaced by  purple hues of twilight dust

 moving silently  over my life ,Sprinkling  pure bliss  from...

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Categories: illuminate, absence,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Blood Of Your Passion
He's staring off into oblivion;
dead-lights, who of their own free will choose to illuminate
the gray matter microwave that is TV:
too vain, too vulgar. Thought Vanquisher,
brought...

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Categories: illuminate, allegory, america, angst, today, wisdom, world,
Form: Prose Poetry
Mystic Moon
Care not I for the day at noon, 
   air filled with the humidity of June,
      Where is...

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Categories: illuminate, beauty, moon,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member November rain
It won’t stop raining
dismal, forlorn murky skies above
similar to a depressed painter’s palette
bring torrent outbursts
becoming heavier and heavier
descending louder and louder
drowning me in a deluge...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminate, death, deep, sad,
Form: Free verse
Soulmate
Soulmate


You are cool, that is why I am a fool.
I want you to be happy, with or without me.
If you are already in love, then...

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© Aa Harvey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminate, care, drink, happy, love, smile, soulmate,
Form: Bio