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Best Marvin Poems

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

Premium Member My Family
flowers are women
in my family’s garden -
Mom and her daughters

rhythm surrounds me
as I sway in contentment -
September’s Aster

Geranium Jen
bends graciously in the breeze - 

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Categories: marvin, mother daughter, sister,
Form: Haiku

Premium Member Haiku- my family
names engraved in stone
in moss draped tombs deep and dark

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Categories: marvin, family,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Angel
back in sixty-nine
awed by Victoria Station
my first trip abroad

she came up to me
old, frail and helpless looking
struggling with her case

woman in distress
hesitant, asking for help


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Categories: marvin, angel,
Form: Verse
Premium Member I'm not nosey but
I've never been one to nosey but
Looking through my net curtains
I just happened to have a pair of binoculars in my hand
I'm a curious kinda...

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© Peter Dome  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: marvin, class, crazy, england, eve,
Form: Free verse
Misconstrued meaning
Bentley said ‘Let him have it’ 
Meant hand him the gun

Innocent man hung
Those words will always haunt him
Posthumous pardon

Poem based on the sad case...

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Categories: marvin, innocence, murder,
Form: Senryu

Dr Seuss-style-Mister Obama PleaseTax The Rich Man
Dr. Seuss-style-Mister Obama Please Tax The Rich Man!

Mister Obama please tax the rich man!
The cost's are up.
The pay is down.
All over town.
There is tax on...

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Categories: marvin, life, people, political, satire,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Probabilities

   relying on chance 
trying to find a needle 
   inside a haystack

a well-balanced choice
  a winner or a loser

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Categories: marvin, conflict, games, hope,
Form: Haiku
My fifty years in a nut shell
I was born fifty years ago on April 10th 1964
Looking back through the years I began to explore

My mama said when it was time for...

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Categories: marvin, family, life, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Angel
My Freeway Angel

Caught between two cars
There was no lane between them
Who guided my hand?

Steering crazily
back and forth between them both
It was harrowing

At another time
I was...

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Categories: marvin, angel,
Form: Senryu
Pieces of a Puzzle
Pieces of a Puzzle

a jigsaw puzzle
scattered on a table top…
pieces of my life


Contest:      Senryu on Your Existence
Sponsor:   ...

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Categories: marvin, life, symbolism,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member my family
No dove coos, the sun
sleeps below morn's horizon....
family rises

animals still sleep
old man gets upon his feet....
scent of bacon floats

coffee's aroma 
wafts upon darkened cold room....

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Categories: marvin, family,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member My Family
My Family

Nearly six decades
still side by side in our life
with dear family

Three children now grown
one son and two sweet daughters
all our pride and joy

Those three...

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Categories: marvin, family,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member perceived

since I was a child
fumbling and stumbling my friends
always at my side

my quiet shyness
misunderstood and prejudged
leaving me confused

unfair bullying
leaving me a weeping wreck
lost inside myself


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Categories: marvin, bullying, loneliness, poetry, writing,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member ANGELS
hospice nursing staff
comfort the sick and dying
angels without wings

Dedicated to the staff at the local hospice who cared so tenderly for my dad in his...

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Categories: marvin, angel, appreciation, care, death,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Family

          loyalty to tradition

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Categories: marvin, family, love, together,
Form: Haiku
Unsung poem
Unsung poem

Orange of twilight
fades into darkness of night
my poem misjudged...

Heart cries in despair
no readers and no comments
emotions unheard...

A brilliant sunrise
hold my pen as sparrows chirp

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Categories: marvin, feelings, sad,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Angel - Angels

guardian angels
descend from heaven with love
to guide hearts, souls, minds

angels embrace me
both seen and hidden they fly
with me every day

seen in life's beauty
that each day...

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Categories: marvin, angel,
Form: Senryu
Blood Line
my family roots
flange to three generations 
stand on a tripod

the grace of values
fondued by humble elders
half here and half there

the hopping second
have tales full of...

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Categories: marvin, age, child, family,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Summer of '67
My canopy of early summer sounds
in 1967
was as intimate as adolescent knowledge
might ever become.

My sixteenth summer
sweetly smiled with driver's permit,
my first job,
economic promise while the...

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Categories: marvin, culture, growing up, health,
Form: Political Verse
The Forgotten
lonely shadows fly like phantoms
sodium arc lights sickly yellow
the pallor of puss; an old mans bellow
the young rages for parents they never had them
the quiet...

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Categories: marvin, introspectionold, old,
Form: Rhyme
Below is a copy of your poem:

This is for us who are 25 and older....
There was a question raised by the late Marvin Gaye


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Categories: marvin, anger, blue, christian, city,
Form: Free verse
When I Die
When I die
please call the cops
don't lie
then put my body on some hot rocks.
play 2Pac
over my block 
to honor me
then spread my ashes across the...

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Categories: marvin, anger, beauty, betrayal, death,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member - Haiku X 29 - Autumn Arrives -
    - Haiku on enlightenment -

     Time begins to slow 

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Categories: marvin, seasons,
Form: Haiku
My Family
my family tree -
nurtured, supportive Banyan
roots stay firm beneath

Strong branches stretch out,
colouring a billion leaves -

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© Sneha RV  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: marvin, appreciation, family, hindi, tree,
Form: Haiku
young American days


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Categories: marvin, absence, america, art, books,
Form: Epic