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Best List Poems

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


Premium Member VISITING MUM - LIST
Mum has been in a care home since dad died . I try to see her every day except when I’m unwell or on holiday....

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Categories: love, mother daughter, relationship,
Form: List



Premium Member THURSDAY ON MY LIST


For some reason, Thursdays find me warped both in a space of inertia and hyperactivity. Perhaps the anticipation from hitting work deadlines on a Friday...

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Categories: blue, day, nonsense,
Form: List
How Do I Love Thee - Let Me Count The Ways

1.
and every time i see you it is for the first time 
still my heart skips a beat
and every time we kiss it is our first 
and...

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Categories: love,
Form: List
Premium Member Who I Am
My Inventory:

flashlights
high-performance yo-yo
poetry books
fishing poles
ice-fishing hut
regret
pocket knife
sharpening stones
laughter
boomerangs
passwords
life's artifacts
Grandpa's Fishing Hat
hope and joy
Guardian Angel
wooden snow-sleds
more poetry books
olde-tyme-radios
compassion
camping gear
Babar, the Stuffed-Elephant
Angel-in-a-basket
imagination
McCoy Cookie Jars
nature field-guides
forgiveness
Soup-friends
ties I don't...

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Categories: life
Form: List
Premium Member Vacation Time
Summer
Beach
Plane
Cruise
Parties
Fun...

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Categories: beach, summer, vacation,
Form: List



My New Year's Resolutions: Humor
I have tracked my New Year's Resolutions 
over the years these are my fantastic results.

Resolution One

2011: I will try to be more attentive to Lauren.
2012:...

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Categories: fun, funny, giggle, humor,
Form: List
Premium Member God's Whispers
An amethyst sunset
splashed across the sky,
a rainbow after a storm;
majestic mountains
crowned with snow,
and a pristine lake
of cobalt blue.
A crimson cardinal
hopping across the lawn,
the purring of...

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Categories: beauty, blessing, god,
Form: List
Premium Member Top 10 things my dogs have never said to me
Top 10 things my dogs have never said to me.   Ever!

Number 10…"Don`t blame the cat!...We did it.

Number 9…"No,…As a matter of fact I`m...

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Categories: animal, best friend, dog,
Form: List
Premium Member Running Out of Ideas is Impossible
Running out of ideas?
That is impossible if you have a:
friend
acquaintance
neighbor
co-worker
boss
president
king
queen
TV set
I-pad
I-phone
I-pod
kangaroo
chicken
donkey
toilet paper
monopoly
dictionary
thesaurus
computer
outside
inside
dog 
cat
dresser
drum set
sibling
diary
father
mother
siblings
dragon
butterfly
unicorn
dawn
sky
stars
cosmos
moon
nemesis
goldfish
talent
team
plate
fork
spoon
blanket
bed
sun
moon
stars
spiders web
wasp
bathroom
kitchen
holiday
cousins
grandma
grandpa
car
truck
broom
dustpan
plane
bedroom
child
grand child
brain
imagination
love
life
ufo
or
space aliens


...

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Categories: write,
Form: List
Premium Member Poets titles
In her twilight years, Pixie Dust, a soul so like my own.

Jeanne McGee heart hears the waves of poems that live beyond every gate.

After the...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: friend, fun, muse, write,
Form: List
Premium Member MORNING MODE OF A POET






Morning Mode of a Poet




                Morning Prayer.      Check
  ...

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Categories: fun, how i feel,
Form: List
Actions Speak Louder Than Words
Actions Speak Louder Than Words


Actions versus words
Actions speak louder
Louder is figurative
Louder is expressive
Figurative language is effective
Figurative does not truly speak
Effective is deeply important
Effective is walking...

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Categories: student, teacher, words,
Form: List
Notes on Dating a Latino: What You Don't Learn in High School Spanish Class
One. Latino boys like Buffalo Wild Wings. It isn't clear why, but it's definitely emerging as a pattern.

Two. Latino boys are persistent. When he asks...

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Categories: boyfriend, culture, cute love,
Form: List
Premium Member 13 Original States
•	Connecticut
•	New Hampshire
•	New York
•	New Jersey
•	Massachusetts
•	Pennsylvania
•	Delaware
•	Virginia
•	North Carolina
•	South Carolina
•	Georgia
•	Rhode Island
•	Maryland

10112014
...

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Categories: history, immigration,
Form: List
Gifts
Gifts

Gifts are what matter the most.
Where's the talent without its host?
Where's the paper without the pen?
What is repetition without doing again? 
Where's the car without...

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Categories: symbolism,
Form: List
Premium Member A Day In My Life
 
Not sure what I do but I sure am exhausted at the end of the day,
so I decided to think about it and made...

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Categories: introspection,
Form: List
spring is in the air
spring cleaning,
spring planting,
spring pruning,

bees, 
butterflies,
allergies,

campfires,
marshmallows,
smores,

spring break,
school is out soon,
happy tired children,

the smell of flowers,
fresh spring rain,
first mowed grass,

just a few of my favorite things!
...

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Categories: nature, seasons,
Form: List
Premium Member A WOMAN'S WORK IS NEVER DONE - FOR CONTEST
My alarm clock was set to go off at eight
When I lurched out of bed oh heck I was late
Forgot to move on the clock...

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Categories: humorous,
Form: List
Premium Member An Evening at the Home
Written: March 5, 2012
Updated: March 11, 2012


Listen to nurse's report including the news 
that Joe and Wilma like each other.

Check all rooms and find that...

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Categories: caregiving, life, people, light,
Form: List
Premium Member The Morning Chore
In The Kitchen:

Hang a pound of hickory smoked thick sliced bacon
Cover the bacon with white paper towel to prevent splatters
Pre-heat oven to 350 degree
Cover baking...

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Categories: life,
Form: List
Patience
Patience

Here is irony.
Patience waits for no one.
We must wait for it. 
It decides how long we must walk or sit.

Patience to wait.
Patience when it seems...

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Categories: encouraging,
Form: List
Premium Member eap- The Romantic .
The romantic sees dreams

  At the dusk's sultry light

  For the wrong , that he'll right

  In the pacifists fight

  With...

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© Sean Kelly  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hope
Form: List
Wake up


Wave at a palm on the other side of ocean,

Hitch a ride on a shooting star.

Reach the peak of Mt. Everest,

Slide belly down with the...

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Categories: imagination, life, peace,
Form: List
Premium Member Apply Within - For Contest

I am putting a sign in my window for a position available.  The position is soul mate,
(friend and lover) this is not a temporary...

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Categories: friend, love, soulmate, drug,
Form: List
Premium Member First and Last Palindrome!
(I'm really sorry if I left your name off, but I tried to do
 all the premium members I could imagine plus the 
non-premiums with...

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Categories: peoplepoets,
Form: List