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Best Illuminations Poems

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


Premium Member Illuminations of Wonder and Warmth
from the sky’s black velvet cloak
points of light emanate 
drawing the wonder of all who see

but are these sequin stars
or tears in the fabric of...

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Categories: illuminations, spiritual, visionary,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Hallelujah - From the Mouth of Babes - with Silent One
The Guardian
		Melodic lullabies echo	
		As heart strings strum secret chords
		As transcendental images appear
		Stargazers are lost for words
		Kaleidoscopic Illuminations
		Paint the sky in optimistic light
		Hope descends in serene...

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Categories: illuminations, anti bullying, courage, hope, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member As Poets Prepare their Pens
They hide behind mountains of ignorance, 
judging within a valley of selfish love.
Among weeds where flowers refuse to grow,
to the mercy of hypocrites -

only we...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminations, peace, perspective, political,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Christmas

The bells are calling as the snowflakes fall
Illuminations twinkle with delight
A goodwill message sent to one and all
The joys of Christmas fill this festive night.

Excited...

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Categories: illuminations, christmas,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Paint me a dream - Eve Roper tribute
Blank canvas
lies naked, cold and pale.
Master painter
paints a dream,
so a man without sight can see.

Master painter's palette enchants.
Sleeping grey pigments weep,
flowing crimson reds drip as
mellow...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminations, analogy, dedication, tribute, , Lullaby,
Form: Free verse



Sacred Waters
The psalmist and the deer which pants from thirst along the brook....
As a treasure sanguines heart, hidden within this field called life?!
Arriving upon another day...

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Categories: illuminations, hope, life, love, longing,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member A Cathedral Lit By Sunset


O, 
how I swoon
in the ruby bliss of your sunset kiss -
your vibrant rays of maturity arouses my fire; 
touching me with urgent rapture,
saturating me...

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Categories: illuminations, appreciation, art, beauty, color, imagery, passion,
Form: Free verse
Stormy Heart
Alone in loneliness
Amid forever nights
And these four walls
In faint, whisper soft your name

I beg out loud to the nothingness that remains
"Please not another nightmare, no...

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Categories: illuminations, death, depression, devotion, forgiveness, friendship, girlfriend-boyfriend,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THE BLUE MOON
THE BLUE MOON

Shimmer does it not this inspirational ivory opal,
Lightly dinted with a thin sheen of aquatic blue,
Illuminations elliptical transparent veil, a drapery
Suspended by heavens...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminations, adventure, beauty, fantasy, imagery, inspiration, visionary,
Form: Free verse
Clair de Lune
Governess of endless flowing tides
Ancient Orb that mystifies

Dusty ochre, bright hot white
Cycling and glowing with borrowed light
Cratered desolate dusty reflector,
Yet invoking your own haunting specter

Revealing...

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Categories: illuminations, mystery, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Warmth in Union
Arm in arm we walk ~*~
streetlight illuminations
shimmer in puddles ~*~
winters winds caress the night 
warmth in union radiates ~*~









http://www.thehighlanderspoems.com/love-17.php
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Categories: illuminations, love, people
Form: Tanka
Moonlight Love
In that hidden mystery I call my mind;
There are places I seldom go;
It’s in these places that my soul often cries out;
Perhaps in likening to...

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Categories: illuminations, lovecrazy, me, places,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Wingful Whispers of Wisdom
Wingful Whispers of Wisdom

Wingful whispers thru portals spread,
as wisdom softly speaks above our head
Limitless bursts of Love thru needles thread,
Angelic ambiance lies straight ahead
Scurrying starlit...

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Categories: illuminations, angel, beautiful, light,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Illumination of the Heavens
Illumination of the Heavens

How did that ever happen to me?
I was far from deserving it.
We two human stars were precisely 
placed in the exact coordinates,
Most likely,...

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Categories: illuminations, allusion, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sharp The Edges, Of Poet's Pen Turned To Fight, New Dawn,Third Battle And Final Slash Part Three
Sharp The Edges, Of Poet's Pen Turned To Fight,
( New Dawn,Third Battle And Final Slash ) -
Part Three

From within, a gifted calm brings a tranquil...

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Categories: illuminations, art, character, courage, judgement, poetry, strength,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member How I Met My Hubby
How I Met My Hubby (Summer 1955 ~ using 1950s slang)

I answered the horn—it was my friend, Bobby.
He told me he knows someone I might...

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Categories: illuminations, beautiful, boyfriend, nostalgia, romance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member BEFORE THE STORM

There is a stillness in nature, a silence before the storm
A hushnesses rush that stirs within the trees, listen
To the echoing whispers carried on the...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminations, adventure, art, beauty, imagery, inspirational, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member AQUATIC BUTTERFLIES

Variations multicolored adaptations shimmering in the waters
Of hewed blue, beauties in the depths light show, yet these
Aquatic butterfly’s sting requires distances persuasion.
Deadly eloquence with a...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminations, adventure, beauty, inspirational, mystery, nature, sea,
Form: Free verse
SILENT NIGHT
Somewhere out there
Illuminations still twinkle, just not here.
Lost in the absence of that God-awful sparkling light,
Everyone fighting is praying for a silent night.
Now on the...

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Categories: illuminations, introspection, peace,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member It Is Better To Have Loved
It is better to have loved
and lost
than to never have loved at all - - - - -

You then get to taste
the full spectrum of...

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Categories: illuminations, emotions, love, romance,
Form: Free verse
Who Gives A Frack
There’s gas in them there seams
So the scientists seem to think
All they have to do to get it is
 Dig the holes, then sink

Sink down...

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Categories: illuminations, conflict,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member FLIGHTS BELOVED
FLIGHTS BELOVED

Is his love for me and I for him, mine beloved.
No rose grows wild or sweeter in beauties after
Glow of innocence shared between two...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminations, art, devotion, emotions, imagery, imagination, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
ISLAND GIRL IN THE BIG CITY
There was a moment 
in time and space no distance 
can erase when she was standing 
on an island in the middle 
of Times Square,...

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© Nola Perez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminations, city,
Form: Bio
Premium Member 9-76 A PRESENT VIEW
Crawling cars on concrete streams
Fed by asphalt brooks,
What does progress really mean
And how does it really look ?
       ...

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© Wm Paul  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illuminations, time,
Form: Rhyme
STREET LIGHTS
Their illuminations make the roads and streets to glitter,
Spreading like a beam passing through a gauze filter,
These stretching hands overwhelm and capture the night,
Night colored...

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Categories: illuminations, light,
Form: Quatrain