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Best Lento Poems

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


Premium Member Lento -Dreaming
 
Dreaming I find myself in a green lush forest,
gleaming the sun touches the many trees;
streaming through the vines and leaves,
screaming-   I even...

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Categories: dream,
Form: Lento



Premium Member WHEN A CHILD IS BORN
No words can express my elation at becoming a mother
Show my tears of joy on that perfect wintery morn
Go and show my parents our tiny...

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Categories: birth, growing up, moving
Form: Lento
Premium Member THIS VALENTINE OF MINE
Bliss - clouded windows of blue sky
Kiss my parted lips with moon shine
Miss me as the door divides us
This valentine of mine is so fine

Brand...

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Categories: love, marriage, valentines day,
Form: Lento
Premium Member Van Gogh
Decades of a formula that only he knew about it and drew,
Cascades of his artwork came to a head in his last years,
Glissades of a...

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Categories: art, character, mental illness,
Form: Lento
Premium Member Nature's alluring song
Inviting is the vibrant smile, glistening visage of spring
Exciting sensuous hearts in nature’s alluring song
Sighting on marigold arc rising blush of magenta
Lighting dawn’s flamboyance awaited...

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Categories: imagery, nature, spring,
Form: Lento



Premium Member The Trumpet Players
Sun scatters splendid splendors in utter silence
Flowers shed their pure fragrance without any aim
Never once they never trumpet their excellence
Real wisdom, real merits acquires great...

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Categories: 3rd grade, 4th grade,
Form: Lento
False
I wonder why you changed;
my heart can never guess.  
Why did your veneer slip? -
Sly actions to address!

Do you have regrets now?
You seem as warm as...

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© jack horne  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: lost love,
Form: Lento
Now i know
Lore set in my mind
And I understood why
Poor is riches when one is content
Hand me contentment to triumph over my fears

Ideal life for me was...

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Categories: conflict, happiness, lonely, philosophy,
Form: Lento
Farewell Kiss
Lips that knows no parting but bliss,   
Strips the soul of its wanton passion,  
Sips all what the lover will later miss,
Ships...

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Categories: absence, feelings, love,
Form: Lento
Kenn Nesbitt
Introducing Kenn Nesbitt, my choice for funny poet
Producing giggle poetry kids appreciate
Inducing guffaws that infect others with laughter
Sluicing silly nonsense on subjects kids can relate

Exciting...

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Categories: appreciation, encouraging, kids, humorous,
Form: Lento
umbrella of love
Umbrella of Love. 
If you drive along the asphalted narrow road that runs
Parallel with the vine plants, turn left, you will see
A muddy road more...

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Categories: first love,
Form: Lento
Old Tree
withering branches fall from the old tree
life has passed for the tree; children playing on its limbs
fire was started from its parts to warm up...

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© Betty Redd  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: age, beautiful, change, children,
Form: Lento
A-ha
Unwanted laughter spills out in unexpected times.
Unmatched destinies cross paths once in a while.
Unwonted qualities introduce themselves as mimes.
Unceasing affections refuse to travel anymore miles.

Flip...

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Categories: cute love, destiny, feelings,
Form: Lento
The Binding
Abraham wrapped his robe about him,
Laced his sandals upon his feet,
Took his staff in his hand,
And started off down the path
To the place of which...

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Categories: humanity, religious, violence,
Form: Lento
Serenade
The flairs ‘n radiances 
Elegances beyond my senses 
The charms ‘n serenities 
Beauties endless marvelous 
Beauties, valhallain marvelous
Allurs, colors charms 
Soft, fragile ‘n tender 
Gentle,...

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Categories: class,
Form: Lento
THE ROSE
The tiny fresh bud in my garden,
Slowly bloomed into a bright rose,
Spreading exquisite fragrance all around,
That’s what it decided and chose.

Holding its head high in...

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Categories: appreciation, rose,
Form: Lento
ISTS - NEVER MIND THE OLOGIES
ISTS - NEVER MIND THE OLOGIES

agriculturists, working the land for sustenance
horticulturists cultivation of a magic garden flower
bio-cultureists landscape ecology, how to finance
aquaculturists cultivation of seaweed...

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Categories: science,
Form: Lento
Premium Member Legends Bartered

I kneel 'neath the moon, soft-suffused in its beams,

          My toes dig through sand, wet and...

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Categories: analogy, dark, death, moon,
Form: Lento
LET NATURE LEAD
LET NATURE LEAD
refine our ways… let nature lead
define the paths of all creation
aline the equilibrium… succeed
fine weather helps procreation…

should we continue to live a lie
would...

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Categories: pollution,
Form: Lento
When your heart breaks
Your heart when it breaks
Yonder clouds enter the eyes
Under test the trust wrecks
Flower called love soon dies.

Your heart when it breaks
Near melts in distant crowd
Answer...

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Categories: heartbreak, lost love,
Form: Lento
Premium Member A Love Rekindled
Ocean waves softly crashing under the moonlight
Spoken whispers as we walk hand in hand along the shore	
Motion of the waves crashing is hypnotic and refreshing
Emotion...

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Categories: divorce, marriage, passion, relationship,
Form: Lento
Angry eyes
Unclosed eyes spew anger stern
Unstoked smokeless fire of the wild
Unclasped lost togetherness burns
Uncleaned ashes cover soiled mind.

Fiery disdain the bloody eyes spray
Scary voice threatens harsh...

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Categories: anger, heartbroken, relationship,
Form: Lento
END JAN 2018 STANDARD CONTEST - TRUE LOVE
TRUE LOVE
~~~~~~~~~~~~

Delight, when friendship turns into true love.

Spite, when friends do not always agree.

Might, when true love fits like a warm glove.

Fright, when the friendship...

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Categories: friendship, true love,
Form: Lento
Depression
Depression is my only song
Transgression with poetic verse
Nonaggression where it may belong
Suppression of feelings of self worth

Days I have spent locked in my mind
Ways to...

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Categories: anger, angst, confusion, dark,
Form: Lento
Premium Member A Terrifying Night
Birds seen flying together in large flocks tonight
Words of warning sounds emit as coos and cackles
Herds of cows start running toward the barn door light
Blurred...

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Categories: fear, horror,
Form: Lento