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Best Meaningful Poems

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


Premium Member Because of You
I used to be naive, I used to trust
but then that trust just crumbled into dust
the world at large is so unkind, it's true
there is...

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Categories: meaningful, truth,
Form: Iambic Pentameter



Premium Member Lift Somebody's Dawn
Learn from the eagle how to soar with winds
Spanning your wings to conquer tall peaks 
Float hopes high reaching sapphire blue skies
Triumph with your smile...

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Categories: encouraging, inspiration, meaningful, youth,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member In Dreams, Her Spirit Sallied Forth: With Lin Lane
In Dreams, Her Spirit Sallied Forth: with Lin Lane

Through frigid months, she waited for Spring rains
to give relief and ease heartbroken pains,
Nature will award that...

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Categories: meaningful, appreciation, art, creation, marriage,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Floccinaucinihilipilification and Very Little Bread
Floccinaucinihilipilification And Very Little Bread
       ( First of Three Poem Trilogy )

I

I've no problem with bardolatry fans
their barmecide and...

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Categories: appreciation, art, character, meaningful,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Retreat To Heed Our Honest Deeds
RETREAT TO HEED OUR HONEST DEEDS

Two old oak trees weathered by winds and rain
with fallen leaves, branches and toughened bark
to shield a core of grandeur,...

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Categories: art, friendship, meaningful, nature,
Form: Sonnet



Tributaries Of Black Tulips - Collaboration with 'Ink Empress'

When heinous fangs
of life drain
the amethyst glow
flowing above 
infected ripples of time,
I question the 
chaos that claims
serenity through 
saline serenade 
of sirens, composed 
with midnight...

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Categories: meaningful, black love, dark, deep,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Wish
I wish I was a mountain
With a bold gray granite face
My only tears a waterfall
That magnifies my grace
Each passing cloud, a misty shroud
Which adds to...

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Categories: imagination, meaningful,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Meaning of Life
Since I've resolved to laugh at life-
   find humor in its flaws,
      and realize that stress and strife
are...

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Categories: inspirational, life, meaningful,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The Packing of a Suitcase
Consider, Recall, Reflect, Hesitate, Tremble
           Before your life's vast sweep.

     Step...

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Categories: destiny, journey, life, meaningful,
Form: Free verse
Dormant Decession

I'm an ashen dove, 
fading in zephyr 
of wine valleys, 
saturating in fog 
upon enchanting hills, 
draped in 
grape-green silk, 
where fantasies of forest, 
sprout...

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Categories: meaningful, black love, hurt, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dyslexic Composition
When stars ascend and illuminate moonlight,
he sits in the midst of childhood confusion,
bricks in ruby quartz, shape pearl-face of twilight,
crafting a castle from artistic vision
where...

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Categories: emotions, meaningful,
Form: Rispetto
Premium Member Dreamscapes An Education In the Mind
Dream schemes play across the screen
And third eye examines them,
Ever so closely; tonight,
Another etheric flight;
Will show me new horizons
And the beings that dwell there;
The archetypes...

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Categories: meaningful, appreciation, dream, education, encouraging,
Form: Diminished Hexaverse
Premium Member The Clover
Lay me down in clover
There I'll set my spirit free
To bask in memories of my youth
When life was still carefree
Where dreams of old still hover
With...

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Categories: meaningful,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hereafter
Living on a planet, unsure if I belong 
Where only sand grains and fossils, seem to last long 
The instinct to breathe air, compelling me...

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Categories: allusion, life, meaningful, perspective,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Your Love Redeemed My Faith In Hope
Your Love Redeemed My Faith In Hope
 

Across the dance floor, your soft sashaying gown flew
with its bright waving gleams of silver dust and blue;
within...

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Categories: meaningful, blessing, future, heart, hope,
Form: Rhyme
You Are Not a Starfish
Keep making progress
Learn from your losses
Embrace new challenges you'll face
You will always have options
God gave you two legs
So you would'nt be stuck like a starfish...

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© John Conde  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: meaningful, crazy, desire, faith, future,
Form: Rhyme
The Sands of Time and Magic Rain
Oh, rain upon me sands of time
               with thoughts and memories...

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Categories: meaningful, blessing, how i feel,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Back To the Beginning
What is the meaning of it all?
If I told you, you’d surely bawl.
Cry like a baby, yes you would,
If all of truth you understood.

Truth can...

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© Bill Baker  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: meaningful, spiritual, truth,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Spiritual Law
Spiritual law of attraction: one can only receive by giving. One has to become love, if to know love for reception. What we hold in...

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© Joe Dimino  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: meaningful, faith, happiness, inspirational, love,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Wolfspirit
while eagles soar high
over rugged mountains
of south carolina
through writings shared 
WolfSpirit takes shape
my mind pictures the man
in all his wisdom
half human half spirit

i hear his...

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Categories: god, meaningful, nature, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member To My Dearest Children - Potd
Dear Children,

I can only give you a deep love that lasts
The span of my lifetime, nothing less.
On a quotidian basis, you will feel 
The warmth...

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Categories: encouraging, meaningful, wisdom,
Form: Didactic
The Last Organ Grinder
Between paper-soft 
worlds of fragile 
imaginations, 
I float upon those
gossamer tulips 
that split every 
second of saccharine 
musings and 
eclipsed confessions, 
distinguishing all
photoelectric synonyms
of lachrymose...

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Categories: dark, deep, destiny, meaningful,
Form: Free verse
Lily Letters of Jasmine
  Dear grandma, 
       you were my litchi  s u n r i s e, 
 ...

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Categories: meaningful, deep, emotions, granddaughter, grandmother,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Benevolence of Forgiveness
On troubled roads of life, when opposing sides collide,
Conflict of emotions clamors, agitating ego and pride,
While empathy warns: let forgiveness be your guide,
As benevolent angels,...

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Categories: forgiveness, meaningful,
Form: Rhyme
My Wish For You
I wish for you long lives together
With more sunshine days than stormy weather,
To always share your laughs and tears
Support each other through your fears.
And when...

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Categories: meaningful, blessing, celebration, emotions, marriage,
Form: Rhyme