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Best Midnight Poems

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

Premium Member Midnight Secret
*Secreto de Medianoche*   
~On this very Night~
   I found myself in a

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Categories: midnight, beauty, fantasy, night, passion,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Midnight Poet
Whisper's of October  

Whispers in this soup bowl
20 minutes after its muse explodes,
Daylight remains nothing more than a dream 
Warding off the howling sound...

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Categories: midnight, addiction, character, devotion, identity,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Flight To Midnight
O albatross guide my loosed soul  
from the shipwreck seized by sandy shoal

persuasive Polar Star in quiet pull
a sailor’s tired eyes gone dark 

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Categories: midnight, angel, beauty, death, forgiveness,
Form: Verse
Cradled in the Arms of Midnight
Aloft, the gem was mounted in black velvet skies
A refulgent pearl, surrounded by glistening stars
Cradled in the arms of midnight, it hung as a prize,

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: midnight, moon,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Tale of Fire and Ice
Part I: Ice

He shines like silver midnight moon -
cool marble statue, this tycoon.
And though he makes the ladies swoon,
of ice he’s hewn; of ice he’s...

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Categories: midnight, dream, fire, love, lust,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Cup of Empty
She pours him a cup of empty
From a teapot of childhood dreams
He loves the sound of her giggles
Hers is the light of a thousand moonbeams


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Categories: midnight, addiction, adventure, beautiful, dream,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Like Ice --- THE WALTZ
"Black Ice"

Sorrow flows from the first sunrise 
Eyes deeper than winter and rainfall
A painful combination never felt before 
At core death awaits

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Categories: midnight, absence, allusion, color, dance,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member My Winter's Wishes
In the May-time of my life
time bloomed each day a prickly boll –
but I, like the softest cotton within such a sharp seed  

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Categories: midnight, age, god, hope, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pandora's Kiss
"Pandora's Pearls"

Crystal tears drown under the best velvet distinctive feel
A Ghostly feel that leads into a clear diamond road
I found myself seduced down an Ancient...

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Categories: midnight, adventure, beauty, death, deep,
Form: Epic
My Heart Will Go On
POTD 30th August 2018 

The gently swaying branches of the old oak should elicit calmness
And yet a sense of foreboding permeates the midnight air
Wild imaginings?...

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Categories: midnight, grief, heartbreak, lost, romance,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Eroticism Of Inspiration
In swoon ‘neath golden moon and sable sweep
   let bathe with hues upon my canvas soak
     romance a mingle,...

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Categories: midnight, appreciation, art, inspiration, night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sweet Sugar Cookies and Peanut Butter Bars
"I dream of Candy!"

Sweet cakes and peanut butter squares 
A living diabetic's nightmare. --  My heart 
sings to the beat, Under the Neutron Star...

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Categories: midnight, addiction, candy, fantasy, funny,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member The Stone
The Tale below was carved one night
Upon the Stone, by candlelight
...most won’t believe, but some just might
.........most won’t believe, but some just might


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Categories: midnight, body, death, fantasy, kiss,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Oceana

Oceana flings her sequined petticoats
Upon the sands as if to toss the seaweed 
From the swirling edges
While she dances with the wind
With each turn she...

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Categories: midnight, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Forest
"What happens in the forest stays in the forest"

The trees are trimmed, 
The leaves on the ground 
Proposing passion, sweet mist
Naked with nothing to bare...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: midnight, art, imagination, passion, seasons,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member MY GARDEN
My garden is such a colourful sight,
with pretty roses and scented sweet peas.
An abundance of blooms, what pure delight!

Beautiful butterflies gently alight
on flowers dancing on...

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Categories: midnight, beauty, butterfly, flower, garden,
Form: Villanelle
Premium Member Carpe Noctem
Up above the moon shines brightly;
starlight touches earth so lightly;
passions teasing impolitely.
Midnight whispers, “Carpe noctem.”

Blowing soft the summer breezes
through her hair as nighttime pleases,
and the...

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Categories: midnight, longing, love, romantic,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The stars always knew
Look at the stars, look how they shine for you
And everything you do;
Yes it’s really true, in the realm of love,
Nothing else ever comes even...

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Categories: midnight, love,
Form: Verse
at midnight
as moonlight shadows
dance on the inky blue ocean
and watch as they sparkle and shimmer like tiny stars,
pirouetting gracefully like prima ballerinas with the ocean...

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Categories: midnight, moon, ocean,
Form: Fibonacci
Premium Member It Came Upon a Prophecy
May be sung to the tune of  It Came Upon the Midnight Clear

It came upon a prophecy
   in ancient days foretold
that to...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: midnight, christian, christmas, jesus,
Form: Lyric
A Soup Bowl Full of Christmas
Twas the night before Christmas, when all thru the Soup bowl,
Not a poet was writing, not even the musing mole.
All their pens were hung by...

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Categories: midnight, christmas, family, silly,
Form: Rhyme
Silhouettes in moonlight


Cotton candy swirls
on a pink flamingo sky
Late December wishes
that are slowly floating by
Apricot horizons
glowing softly ‘cross the hill
Twilight born emotions
falling on this night so still

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Categories: midnight, good night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member - Young Divine Happiness -

She is young and free, and most of her love lies in front of her
As the dawning twilight holds one breathless air under misted whispers...

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Categories: midnight, beauty, destiny, dream, feelings,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Feline Alert
*The feline Texan way*

A clean coat of paint - on my nails
Red shade of lips - on my smile
Solid oak charms - on my wrist

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Categories: midnight, adventure, beauty, body, mirror,
Form: Free verse
In Lieu of the Rodeo
	Oh cripes I’ve gotta tell yer of a horror ride I had,
	That beat any bronc or bull I’ve rode, and I must say I’m glad,

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Categories: midnight, humorous,
Form: Rhyme