Best Mentor Poems
Below are the all-time best Mentor poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of mentor poems written by PoetrySoup members
mentor, angel, how i feel,
Where Have All The Pretty Poets Gone?
A real poet are you, charismatic over everything you serve
Showcasing, a rainbow that folds the perfect world wide...
The Generous Bard
mentor, abuse, character, community, corruption,
(The Merry Adventures of Robin Good)
Sherwood's Forest legendary, leading man
up, down, tricking eggs between branches
slender, slander, his voice is growing thinner
twisting, turning heads 50...
mentor, encouraging, friend, hero, inspiration,
The best advice came from my hero
since our very first days on the Soup,
he said to me ....be true to yourself
don't try to blend into...
mentor, blessing, character, destiny, encouraging,
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in the darkness of the night.
He listens to the shadows
to give him words to write.
A longing somewhere in the...
The One Who Remains Silent
blessing, mentor, metaphor, silence,
"THE ONE WHO REMAINS SILENT"
visions of happy encouragement and
loving growth I had been seeking-
I'll never know his name,
but it's just the same
he was the first...
angel, friend, mentor, teacher,
I didn’t ask for help.
Yet someone heard
my inward crying voice
without a word.
“When the student is ready
a teacher will appear”
somehow it seems these teachers
pop up everywhere.
I'm my Daddy Made Over
mentor, absence, angst, cancer, change,
Dedicated to my Dad Jerry W. Niday 3/20/1952 - 6/18/2013
I am who I am because of him
He’s the reason for my son’s name
He gave me...
We Lost More Than a Dad
mentor, absence, angst, best friend,
We lost more than just a Dad that day
We lost half of how we came to be
We lost we four girls first love
We lost our...
mentor, bereavement, death of a
The rising sun has set.
Night has fallen.
The plow rests,
tillage and toil finished.
The corn ear withers,
but seeds are saved.
The scrolls are opened
the news spread:
What is Life
mentor, appreciation, beautiful, celebration, encouraging,
What is Life
Life is a gift, with many ups and downs,
Its mysteries and wonders keeps’ us spellbound;
It takes us on adventures, that were not...
The Class Guide
mentor, beautiful, beauty, first love,
I do not know?
a shy ..,
always kept me.,
confined to last bench..
down my head,
huddled heart ,
blenched my breathes and
arms always clenched..
Staring with a thief eye
Old Men In Blue Jeans
Old men in blue jeans
Dungarees – that’s what they were called,
heavy, blue denim, metal button fly -
form that followed function. The “cuffs” were
S ince I arrived
I n Poetrysoup
L acking in
E very poetry skill,
N ever once has
T his master doubted me.
O ne tremendous teacher.
N ever disappoints with...
A Summer Of Lastingness
mentor, cancer, caregiving, deep, garden,
In a summer of lastingness, long ago,
what you had in store for me my love,
I could've never known.
Through the depth and channels
of the heart, you...
mentor, age, caregiving, child, childhood,
When I was only five
Heard mommy always's say
Angel keep being naughty and you won't make it to
Entry for Adam Hapworth's
Captcha Acrostic Contest
I will breathe in your rarefied air
education, identity, mentor,
When you said to me,
"Climb up here, It's pollution free."
Your rarefied air.
Calculating, you seemed so free.
I said I could breathe...
Underrated your density.
A Lone Wolf in My Office
mentor, appreciation, business, endurance, image,
He walked into my office, business in hand,
In denim baggy overalls, a plaid shirt, white painters cap,
and grandpa's old white leather orthopedic shoes.
My Guardian Poet
dedication, friend, mentor, integrity,
A guardian poet you have been to me
Much like an angel, there protecting me
When I was silent, lost in dark of night
You read my words...
THE YOUNG PHILOSOPHER
appreciation, friend, mentor, word
I listen calmly to him
Slowly nudging him on
As he expounds on philosophy
Hidden gems are revealed
Polished and inspected
This one owns a gold mine
This one has hidden...
Breathe In Me Life, For Death Enshrouds
mentor, blessing, care, death, hope,
“Seducer, healer, deity or thief,
I will see you soon enough—
in the shadow of the rainfall,
in the brief violet darkening a sunset—
but until then I pray...
That's when, you're going to need a friend
mentor, encouraging, friend, growing up,
(That's when) you're going to need a friend
When your love's got up
and left you
you feel like
you want to die.
you've given up
on just believing...
you don't even...
The Holy Dust of Creation's Seed Sown
mentor, creation, god, heaven, love,
Born from this ancient dust of creation's seed sown now so true,
Whilst sparkling inside a mystical divine light on this dark night,
I’m nourished from the...
Sage And Cur
conflict, mentor, wisdom,
When we sat together,
we whispered almost as one,
not as conspirators,
but as mentor and acolyte,
and you spoke of things that I did not comprehend
yet with words...
The Sugarville Sage
There’s a desert sage northwest of here
In a town called Sugarville,
Not on the top of a mountain
Nor even a humble hill.
This sage lives on the...
mentor, blessing, confidence, devotion, encouraging,
Angel, if you’re looking for a shoulder to cry on
Then, God led you to the right place
Dry your eyes and I'll help move you forward