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Best January Poems

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

Premium Member The Non-Resolver
I’ve been watching my weight since 14,
but with all of the diets I’ve seen,
they’ve become a big no-no.
This here dieting yo-yo
has stopped trying to be...

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Categories: funny, january, new year,

Premium Member - JANUARY -

A freezing cold evening

Where the stars shining bright

With frost blade flanks

From mouth and nose steam

In the clear silence

White untrodden snows

Nature's frozen pulse

Sleep like a little...

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Categories: beauty, january, nature, winter,

A New January Has Begun
Hello January it's been a year
Now it's time for you to share
All the wonder and great things
This special time of year brings
Soft white snowflakes that...

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Categories: fun, january, weather, winter,

Tear of Joy or Sorrow

How could you distinguish between a tear of joy and sorrow~~

blank page of a diary with dry teardrops asked me this question,

the answer was not...

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© kash poet  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: confusion, imagination, january,

Leopards -Rhyming Haiku-
Sneak up on their prey
very silent and deadly
don't get in their way.

Copyright © Cynthia Jones

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Categories: animal, imagery, inspiration, january,

Hello, January, We Need To Talk
I've been waiting up late for you,
watching the clock like a featured film.
Suspense waits no longer.
Here you arrive at 12 am
with a firework's bang.
At this...

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Categories: january, change, character, forgiveness, hello,

Joyful celebrations herald the New Year
Auld Lang Syne sung with those held dear
New Year resolutions have been made
Upbeat about diet … until you get weighed

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Categories: january, new year,

Premium Member Jan Allison Happy Birthday to YOU La breith sona dhuit
Là breith sona dhuit

My best kilt I wear so very proud
Me pipes are flowing of music loud
The glens and thistle I bring them to you

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Categories: angel, birthday, celebration, january,

Sea of Dreams
She drifted on black starlit glass
beneath the full moon bright
captivated by the beauty of
the tranquil, lovely light
floating on the gentle waves
the stars kissed her goodnight

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Categories: childhood, fantasy, january, journey,

Saturday Fight Night
Battered and bruised mommy cries as she tries to cover her black eyes.
But mommy doesn't see daddy as her demise.
One January 25 mommy and daddy...

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Categories: january, socialfor her, baby, heart,

Dazzling like a sparkling green diamond
Eyes lit up when I opened the velvet box!
My birthstone for Aquarius is garnet 
Almandine is most common form with...

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Categories: birthday, color, green, january,

Premium Member - Haiku X 142 - January Snow -


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Categories: january, snow,

fresh silver sunlight
twisted branches touch the sky
new and old converge...

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Categories: january, nature, sky, tree,

Premium Member Crater Lake
Crater Lake

Looking down from 25,000  feet,
A view through aircraft window down below...
A sublime scene of beauty cast in eyes
Of a crater lake, crowned by...

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Categories: beautiful, january, snow, winter,

Premium Member January
Just one more click of the calendar
And.... nothing changed. 
Numerology danced its neat little dance
Utterly ignored by the universe.
At midnight, as the new year dawned,

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Categories: january,

Premium Member January
Juggernaut winds howling south;
Arctic colds, chill, in their mouths.
No respite through winter days
Unless north creep sunshine’s rays.
And the groundhog comes too late
Relegating to its fate

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Categories: animal, fate, january, nature,

Premium Member As Time Goes on
The days of March are dark and drear.
In April rain clouds still appear.
By May the weatherman we cheer,
And June is here, and June is here.


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Categories: january, april, august, december, february,

A Fox In Socks -Triplet-
A fox in socks 
plays with a box 
upon her head, she has gold locks. 

Copyright © Cynthia Jones 

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Categories: imagery, inspiration, january, poetry,


stardom of the year
on its welcoming music
ushers our new dreams

culminate great task
snog the sweet and bitter past
cool somersault starts

blow New Year's trumpets 
commence it with...

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© Galeo DS  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: january,

Two Haiku
Strokes after midnight
received a distant sad news
a swallow has flown

Watch over us dear
I kept my prayers for you
frosted in flowers...

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Categories: bereavement, family, january, metaphor,

Premium Member Hello, January
Hello, January, what a zinger
of a storm you brought with you this year, Friend!
Why can’t you just let December linger?
You know I hate vacation time...

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Categories: hope, january,

Premium Member December Magic
multi-colored lights

are back inside their boxes...

magic of Christmas

wrapped snuggly in white tissue

is ready for a long sleep

For Andrea's Contest 1/1//15
Tanka "December's Magic"

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Categories: christmas, holiday, january,

New Year's
Time ticking away
as the New Year comes in
Three, two, one… Happy New Year
dear friends!...

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Categories: celebration, happy, holiday, january,

New Year diet
At Christmas as always I ate
So much that I put on some weight
New year I must try
To stay off the pie
And next year, well I...

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Categories: january,

Premium Member IT'S JANUARY

J ubilee’s song heightens; the bell is rung
A uld Lang Syne…fond memories we all keep,
N ever-ending the pour of chilled wine, that 
U nsaid words...

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Categories: dream, happiness, january,