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Best Medicine Poems

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


Premium Member Best Medicine
If laughter's the best medicine
I think I've had an overdose
It's coursing through my body
From my head down to my toes

I'm worried about my Ass
They say...

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Categories: medicine, funny,
Form: Rhyme



Medicine
Sometimes I just go crazy
Trying to give my kid his medicine
You have to be some kind of genius
You know, like Thomas Edison?

And I've tried almost...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: medicine, funny
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Irony Of Fate


In a moment of juvenile jealousy 
he envies his red rival

with its intimate and greedy embrace of her angels’ share
of honey and vanilla spice
as wet...

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Categories: medicine, age, desire, fate, irony,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member BECAUSE I LOVE YOU




I saw the bitter tears of unhappiness
Running down your agonizing face,
Ravaged with pain,

And I became a sponge of compassion
To absorb them.


I heard the howling 
Of...

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Categories: medicine, friendship love, humanity, society,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ozzie Our Spaniel
The 28th of April; I'll always remember that day
It was very overcast and the sky was quite grey
That short journey to the vet I will...

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Categories: medicine, best friend, emotions, heartbroken,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Waiting to be free
             Waiting to be free

I am dying, but not like anybody who died.
...

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Categories: medicine, friendship, hope, life, love,
Form: Ghazal
Premium Member The Price of Free Will
Medicine Hat Appaloosa
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Remember free will too has been gifted,
with freedom allied to fate's fickle choice.
Tendered words uttered still..now uplifted, 
God provides each one a life...

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Categories: medicine, 6th grade, earth, god,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Thirty-Eight, Cancer Poem: For Sharon
Thirty Eight ( Corny Cancer Poem) For Sharon

Hallmark has a million cards in their catalog
And not one of them says,
Life Sucks
American greetings had nothing that...

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Categories: medicine, absence, best friend, cancer,
Form: Blank verse
STILL WINTER
Dead Winter Stray~ By: Poet Destroyer

Nearby paces, Combatants lost under the cemetery walls,
“Blessed Men and Heavenly Remedy Women of Ages,”
Feelings of dance at the beginning...

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Categories: medicine, death, dance, beautiful, woman,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Time Machine
Ride with me on my time machine to a different time and place
Return with me and let me see if I can put a smile...

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Categories: medicine, nostalgiamom, me, night, candy,
Form: Couplet
Other Faiths
Some say you are lost
If you are not found
On their ground

Some think you are blind
If you do not find
What they find

I am an atheist who...

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Categories: medicine, atheist, caregiving, community, how
Form: Free verse
Faith, Trust and Irony
She's dressed in freshly laundered scrubs,
a floral top and pants pale blue.
There for a moment to hand me a gown,
and tell me what to do.

As...

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Categories: medicine, caregiving, health, work, me,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member We Are Poetry
It is not negligence on my behalf...nor is it yours 
It is the mere fact, of not enough time in a day 
It is not...

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Categories: medicine, heart, together,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Make Love To Me In That Ancient Place
The Bedouins, bequeathed with the sacred beauty of paradise harsh,
trusted guardians of jealous gorges and gifted groves
lead me from the Wadi Musa to the humble...

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Categories: medicine, adventure, desire, history, love,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Innocence
On days of childhood past
and long faded into memory,
sisters played beneath a smiling sun
in shadowed rooms of bending willows.
Dainty handkerchiefs swaddled
our Rose of Sharon infants
to...

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Categories: medicine, childhood, flower, simple,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Song Of A Cherokee Princess -
Cherokee chamber,
where a pow wow stampeedes preconceptions of inheritence,
from Her beaded neck charms of chance & chains of change
glisten from opulent offerings of roots, corn...

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Categories: medicine, native american, dance, for
Form: Romanticism
All Change
This year I turned the big ‘5-0’
And my body is acting strange
So I went to see the doctor who said
Not to worry, as I was...

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Categories: medicine, funny, health, life
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Sweetly Sings
Medicine of this soul faraway with a dream seventh Heaven looking across a sea
the other night went for a walk strolling against a cold wind...

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Categories: medicine, beautiful, beauty, blue, love,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Addicted To You
You course in my veins with prurience, wild
          Immersing my marrow in urge, recompiled
  ...

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Categories: medicine, analogy, drug, love, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Slurp
I sat for a meal in Kuwait
The flies came in hordes on my plate
The soup, they decided
To drink, uninvited,
Bad manners is something I hate!

- -...

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Categories: medicine, fun,
Form: Limerick
How Do You Make a Sick Heart Well?
Broken last night, 
 I woke up 
 Precious problem, 
 picking up 
 every part. 
I want to fix it.  
This  
I've...

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© Sky Lesco  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: medicine, angst, depression, heart, heart,
Form: Lyric
Music For You P.S. (adult content)
Music comforts the soul, cures that restless spirit.
       Some songs will make you crank up the volume so everyone...

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Categories: medicine, musicme, song, music, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A WISH FOR FISH
A WISH FOR ALL FISH

Washed up on shores around the world
Already dead, a whale, a dolphin a shark, 
All marine life is suffering, the situation
Has...

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Categories: medicine, fish,
Form: Free verse
India Shining
India, my motherland best as any mother
To me, at par with best world over

India's invention of Zero and Decimal 
Critical to scientific calculation, invention

Rich ancient...

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Categories: medicine, motherworld,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member SandCastle of dreams
         ~Sand-Castle~

***relaxing medicine***

dreams of the sand
Underneath the ocean stars
Sleeping with the wind


***the beast dreams***

Mr. Sandman's bag
Romantic, like...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: medicine, adventure, analogy, celebration, fantasy,
Form: Senryu