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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 - 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,
Form: Verse

Premium Member 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,
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member - Haiku X 142 - January Snow -


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Categories: january, snow,
Form: Haiku

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,
Form: Acrostic
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,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member January Sunrise
January Sunrise

Arresting carnations through divulged eyes,
o'er bursting citrus stretching a punchbowl
--drapes prized quilt of January's Sunrise.

Underneath confident amorphous skies,
a year dawns, snowdrops grow in icy...

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Categories: january,
Form: Villanelle
Premium Member - Haiku X 121 - January Snow -

screaming in snow storm

so reckless without mercy

existence hard fight

- 17.01.2018
- Sun :) - A-L Andresen :)
- Copyright © All Rights Reserved 
- - Haiku...

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Categories: january, snow, winter,
Form: Haiku

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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© Len Gasun  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: january,
Form: Haiku
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,
Form: Sonnet
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,
Form: Limerick
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,
Form: Haiku
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,
Form: Sijo
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,
Form: Quatrain
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,
Form: Verse
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,
Form: Narrative
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,
Form: Acrostic
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,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The First Six Months

     The First Six Months

     January, you remind me to close the door to yesteryear 

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Categories: april, february, january, june,
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Monorhyme
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,
Form: I do not know?
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,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member - Haiku X 96 - New Years Day -

Be true to yourself
One new fresh start; New Years Day
You know tomorrow

- 01.01.2017
- Sun :) - A-L Andresen :)
- Copyright © All Rights Reserved 


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Categories: birth, january, new year,
Form: Haiku
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,
Form: Cinquain