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Best International Poems

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

Premium Member Rule the World
Real women
Understand a very simple yet important concept.
Love begins at home.
Everything else just follows.

To eliminate
Hatred from the world
Entails raising children with love and guidance.

Women deserve...

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Categories: international, power,
Form: Acrostic

To Walk A Mile In Her Shoes
Would I dare 

to walk a mile in her shoes

To put my feet in cinder's slippers

 marry a handsome prince

who turns out to be another...

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Categories: international, abuse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member je t'aime 'neath a Banyan Tree - Erotic Verse
The story behind this poem
The curiosity of many of my readers (many of them women) was excited in my previous poem ‘Passion in Black and...

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Categories: international, i love you, inspirational, sensual,
Form: Verse
One World
Love is not a color,
No hue, neither a race.
All of our blood is the same, 
That runs deep within our veins.

If we could lift up...

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Categories: international, america, for her, for him, friend,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THE BROKEN DOLL
Walls of silence hold,
 Me prisoner,
The child held within,
 Cries out for release.
Relative solitude comforts, 
Not the tortured soul,
Inward coiling withdrawing,
 Deep inside. 
Shedding its...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: international, abuse, childhood, conflict, fear, innocence, inspirational,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Ode to beauty-w

I stand on the snow covered mountain
Colorful vase of flowers
Slopes  with flower beds laden
I saw the snow lotus flowers
I asked, “Why are you all...

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Categories: international, flower, inspirational, snow,
Form: Ode
Premium Member DANCE TILL DAWN

           ~ Dance Till Dawn~

Ah, I remember those smashing
days when I was dancing till dawn!

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Categories: international, dance, freedom, happiness,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Soul Of An Angel, Life Of A Moonshiner
He served as a deacon in his church and was as pious as they come.
(But on the side, he sold whiskey from a thirty-gallon drum!)

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Categories: international, funny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Terrorism knows no Geography
hate knows no limits
Boston or Beirut Bombings
innocent ones die

in Paris or Pakistan
atrocities unlabeled
innocent ones die

Baghdad or Berlin
Lives should have the same value
innocent ones die

innocent ones...

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Categories: evil, international,
Form: Senryu
We Are Not So Different
 I'm a Catholic,You're a Muslim

I'm an Orthodox ,You're a Protestant

I'm a Hindhuist,You're a Buddhist

You're an Atheist,and I am a Mormon too.

You're an African,I'm American


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Categories: international, introspection, love, , atheist,
Form: Free verse
Proverbs Of Life
Proverbs Of Life

If you don't have a purpose in life, then
you don't have a life.

It is not what the world can offer you. It is

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Categories: international,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Rose by any other name ---
Through the hushed whisper of the breeze
Flowing through the majestic circling pine trees
I sense that I have stepped
Into a sacred hallowed space



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Categories: international, beauty, humanity, love, peace, world war
Form: Ode
Premium Member AUTUMN ON FIRE
God’s inspirational napalm set ablaze upon the trees of autumn,
Welcome to the ascension of the fall season, bursting forth onto
The leaves once evergreen.
Colors of crisp...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: autumn, beauty, heart, inspirational, international, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Heinrich Heine Revisited
I can clearly sense your utter despair of Der Matratzengruft*
As you valiantly carried on your poetic works to the very end.
This did not change your...

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Categories: history, international, philosophy, poems, poets, political,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member That Still Small Voice
In still small voice you spoke to me
And whispered oh, so earnestly
“Be careful, child, this will not do
You wander far for pastures new…

Be careful, child,...

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Categories: international, god, prayer, relationship,
Form: Quatrain
Beneath the opal white moon, the crying doves shed their precious tears,
Causing the purple rain to fall, melting at the lavender notes of musical dreams,

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: imagery, imagination, inspirational, international, music, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member MY ODYSSEY

Here, I am
Sitting on the relaxing throne of my age
Reminiscing what I went through in life
A mere spectator I have now become
Observing in...

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Categories: international,
Form: Bio
Premium Member Amazing Grace
The soul whom the Son sets free
is free indeed,
Unlocking the rusting shackles
of oppression,
Allowing life’s amazing grace
to shine with His embrace,
Transformation of soul’s darkness
to light’s brightness,

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Categories: international, devotion, faith, hope, inspirational, life, time,
Form: Free verse
Fake News - Real Storm

Wicked news flash - torrential storm - Purple 
streaks of confusion striking. Violent grey 
clouds spinning its evil. Hatred scattered 
in shreds of hail. Waves...

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© Carol B.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: international, angst, anti bullying, courage, crazy, discrimination,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member Doctor Ram: The Soup's Golden Voice
our beloved brother from India
Dr. Ram’s words are better than gold

board his magic carpet
woven with wit, intellect and insight

soar through sagas steeped in mythology
captivating revelations...

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Categories: international, dedication, peoplewords, work, work, perspective,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Why I am Here at PoetrySoup
I’ve said it many times before,
and so I’ll say it one time more -
the many reasons which brought me
right here to this community.

I was persuaded...

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Categories: international, community, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member No love like a mothers
Every time I look at your hands,
can't help but feel a little teary.
Fatigued from the struggles of life,
your eyes have become so weary.

We will always...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: international, mother,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member EDGER ALL POE
Our dark founding father, of American literature,
A sinister beacon of darkness, lighting the way
Into the darkened abyss of mankind’s soul.
Within the galleria of madness, he...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: character, dark, history, imagination, inspirational, international,
Form: Free verse
International Earth day prompts us not to forget
that the world we inhabit is under great threat
Blue oceans are being choked by plastic pollution
reduce, reuse and...

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Categories: international, abuse, earth day, nature,
Form: Rhyme

What am I?*

Am I just matter?
Am I just spirit?
Am I a combination of spirit and matter?

If we examine the first case- that I am matter-then...

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Categories: international, faith, god, people, universe,
Form: Prose