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Best Jasper Poems

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


Taj Mahal
Noor* of Taj Mahal, jeweled in red stone 
 death or love, tranquil oasis alone
 rich jasper and jade hanging on its walls
 in cold...

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Categories: jasper, beautiful, celebration, love, memorial
Form: Sonnet



Western Skies
  

in bare hands you tilt 
my earth to seek western skies
spirits set the sun
bare feet chase red jasper realms
from black-onyx sky

...

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Categories: jasper, lost love, sky, spiritual,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member Why Do Good Men Die
God has need of a few good men up there in heaven, I suppose,
But sometimes he picks one of the very best, and we wonder...

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Categories: jasper, death, god, heaven, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The A-Z of Alliteration
Alan Allston ate an addictive piece of cake.
Bertie bounced his bouncy ball by the bus stop but his brother caught the bouncy ball before the...

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Categories: jasper, simple,
Form: List
Premium Member RELATED BY CHOICE
RELATED BY CHOICE

For my adopted grandmother Nancy Enloe

I met you at a friend’s house,
standing stately on your cane,
tall and rosy-cheeked like me.
In your smile, I...

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Categories: jasper, family, friendship, granddaughter, grandmother,
Form: Lyric



Premium Member I OFTEN VISITED

I often visited my grandparents when I was a child
then whispers of Grampa's death left me upset
Gran struggles with the garden, overgrown and wild
unkempt flowers...

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Categories: jasper, childhood, house, memory,
Form: Rhyme
Sowing Precious Love
Soaring through the sky above
Sowing God's Precious Love 
With Golden Wings 
Angels... Fly
Precious Love is given
From deeep inside

Far and Wide
Hearts within Souls
Comes' Alive.. Everywhere
Beholding Tender-love...

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© Star Light  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jasper, inspirational, love, thank you,
Form: I do not know?
A Deep and Troubling Truth
Hands
Stretched out like branches
Reaching for the kiss of sun
An army of hands, brown hands
Stretched out at me
Shrivelled weak hands
Looking for their daily bread. 

Hands
With nobody...

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Categories: jasper, hurt, pain, poverty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Let Us Be More Entertaining
Jasper’s tale of woe, he tended to completely embellish,
Until these stories got worrisomely-gruesome, some even hellish.
Agnes, his wife and he were no longer invited to...

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Categories: jasper, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Rolling Down My Hill
I stand at the top of my hill,
Spread my arms and fall and roll,
Over pavement, yellowing grass,
Into balls of trees of autumn.

Jasper, topaz, ruby, and...

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Categories: jasper, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Where I'm From - English II Assignment Poem
I’m from liberty and justice; kindness and sadness. 
I’m from freedom and victory; presidential elections and offices.
I’m from celebration of freedom and fireworks; and a...

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Categories: jasper, class, football, high school,
Form: Free verse
Proud
A young man no more then twelve with a skirt made of pelt
is about to become a man a life that is time planned

He stands...

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Categories: jasper, body, celebration, courage, growing
Form: Concrete
The ABCs of Things Green
The ABCs of Things Green

Algae, alligator, artichoke, asparagus, aphids, Andradite,
Brussels sprouts, broccoli, Buffalo Treehopper, and beans,
Cuckoo Wasp, Cabbage, cucumber, Common Green Darner, and celery 
Dog...

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Categories: jasper, bird, food, fruit,
Form: Abecedarian
Premium Member The Burning of the Jews
It was a woodcut in our high school history text, Unit 4 Beginnings of the
      Modern World, that so disturbed,
from...

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Categories: jasper, beauty, christian, dark, garden,
Form: Free verse
Ode to Humphrey
The"tail" I have to tell, starts off really sad.
My sweet doggie Murphy died and my heart, it hurt so bad.
Until one day in early spring,...

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Categories: jasper, angel, baby, beautiful, bereavement,
Form: Ode
Sunsets and Journeys
Poem about beautiful sunsets and the journey of life.

Spent all day walking on the beautiful powdery white beach. Picking
up oceans treasures, scallop shells calico in...

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Categories: jasper, life, nature, beautiful, sea,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Journal Entry, September 12, 2016
 
It snowed last night and outside my window is a winter wonderland.
It is -6, sunny and the wind is 24 kilometers, the afternoon
temperature will...

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Categories: jasper, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
A Glimpse of Heaven
This poem is a description of a glimpse of what I saw in Heaven.  Heaven is a reality.

There’s a glorious place called heaven
A place...

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Categories: jasper, beautiful, bible, heaven, inspiration,
Form: Quatrain
The Maranatha
Being only man,
Waiting till I die is hard
More than it is long

I walk razor sharp
On the edge of true belief
Bruised with impatience

In a double world
Of...

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Categories: jasper, faith, warme, longing, me,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member My Heavenly Home
I have a home awaiting yonder,
it’s just inside the gates of pearl.
It is a home unsurpassed in beauty
by any place in this old world.

It is...

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Categories: jasper, god, heaven, inspirational, religious,
Form: Rhyme
Husbands in Heaven Whose Wives Scold Not
There once was a husband named Craig
Whose wife made a breakfast of eggs,
          He complained they...

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Categories: jasper, marriage,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member HEALING RUNES
HEALING RUNES
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Of all the stones that are stately mesmerizing
None can heal like my combined, energized hues
How through my iridescent rock I work wonders abating
Stress and...

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Categories: jasper, health, uplifting, me, power,
Form: Rhyme
Trinity Garden Bloods 4ever
Trinity Garden Bloods 4ever
Poem by Cmack Estevez 
I grew with friends from Elementary
I grew with bloods in Middle School that I knew in 2nd grade.
But...

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Categories: jasper, age, best friend, conflict,
Form: Narrative
A Castle in the Sky

Ahh! First glimpse of my mansion!
What unexpected grandeur!
A glistening structure of elegance,
Built to long endure!

Designed by the Master architect,
Who knows me through and through.
He didn’t...

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© James Tate  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jasper, heaven, house,
Form: Quatrain
The Bucket List
The Bucket List

Imagine if you will, a scene unlike any other,
Sipping Espresso daybreak, foothills of snow that smother.
Pavement Café in Zermatt, first patron of the...

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© Kevin Shaw  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jasper, holiday, travel,
Form: Rhyme