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Best Nonet Poems

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

Premium Member Life - a Nonet
Life might be compared to a Nonet;

if words be deeds, how we flourish

in the first several lines!

But the lines, like time, start

to dwindle midway.

Last word;...

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Categories: life,
Form: Nonet

Premium Member Thoughts from the Battlefield
In sandy dunes on my back I lie
Dreaming of warm beaches, blue sky
And a girl named Lorelei
On memories I fly 
War seen from on high

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Categories: memory, war,
Form: Nonet

                       Sunset Shiverings


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Categories: allusion, sunset, winter,
Form: Nonet
Dark Ages
If in one thousand years they'll ask me
What made this one so different 
I'll say lust for purity  
And control lingered on
Only this time...

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Categories: angst, history
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Like A Phoenix
To live forever like the phoenix;
To re-taste the process of birth;
From the cleansing flames, to rise
Knowing death is no end;
An eternal soul
On a journey
May just...

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Categories: appreciation, bird, birth, death,
Form: Nonet

Premium Member Lady Luck
Lady Luck ~ (the Nonet) 

Tears, shadows that swallow other tears
united and out of control
eyes decompose like soft coal
water, in swimming hole
everglade pistol 
celestial toll

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Categories: depression, sad,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Thomas Kinkade: Painter of Light
loved by
the critics,
artist Kinkade
adds a special glow
to his pastoral art.
A number of plates graced with
his cozy scenes adorn my home.
Kinkade understands a woman's heart.

Written Dec....

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Categories: art,
Form: Nonet
Numb With Grief
At night, I w e e p, unable to s l e e p 
(The day somehow passes in pain)
Alone with none to comfort
memories flood...

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© Jo Daniel  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grief, pain,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Wings of an Angel
up in the clouds I saw an angel
so glorious in the blue sky
her white wings, amid the clouds
she was poised to fly high
her dress was...

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Categories: angel, flying, meaningful, peace,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Blazing Color

Carmine, orange, and red paint the leaves
dripping from Jack Frost's frosty brush
clashing with emerald green
they set the trees afire
with blazing color
a splendorous
work of

and scarlet

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Categories: 10th grade, autumn, beautiful,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member On Lilac Breeze
 Laid on
 Milkweed leaves,
 Soon emerge and weave
 Through the plant as they feast
 Then cocoon, a week at least
 On a...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: butterfly, spring, summer,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Onion Love
Oh, pungent onion, large, sweet and fried

in golden rings, diced, sauteed for 

casseroles or grilled with meats;

tossed raw into my greens!

I love you so, that

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Categories: food,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Mentor, O My Mentor -w
On this day I complete on the earth       
*Seventy five years, one regret      ...

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Categories: children, me,
Form: Nonet
The Zulu Coconut Speaks
The words of the Zulu coconut,
a once coveted souvenir
from an indulgent visit
to festive Mardi Gras.
As our hero speaks
two mice nibble
at his

were slung;
doubloons cast.
Grasping tourists

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Categories: allegory,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member - Teddy Beth -

associated with happiness 
a little touch of tenderness
lives and sleeps at my address
it's nothin I regret
will never forget
my eyes were wet
like a pet
I met

Sun :)...

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Categories: cute, friendship love, together,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member The Master's Plan

The air that I breathe, Your mastery 
Where the water ends, land begins
Flowers engulfed by the dew 
What a breathtaking view
The birds in full flight

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Categories: faith, religion
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Springs lullaby

Spring skipping past Winter blows a kiss

Frost gives way to lush green carpet

Old twigs become new houses

Robin eggs match the sky 

Winters forgotten 

Springs lullaby


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Categories: life, nature
Form: Nonet
A Silk Rose
I run my hands down your silk shoulders
till our hands are in each others.
As our bodies lightly touch,
these lips can only kiss.
I whisper softly
my only...

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Categories: dedication, love,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Spring's First Kiss
By Carolyn Devonshire

Two hearts we carved in the budding tree
One heart for Peter, one for me
Fifteen, fresh as the season
Breeze brushed love to our lips

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Categories: love, seasonsheart, heart,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Message in a Bottle - Write- Andrea
Wrecked on an island - alone - I eat
pineapples and coconut meat.
Though salvaged were paper and
ink, this is still my plight:
Who’s ever going 
to read...

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Categories: on writing and words
Form: Nonet
Premium Member The Ransom Paid
My Lord, what more need I ask of you?
For you have left your throne of light
Came to this place of shadows
Wherein lies treachary
And sin rules...

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Categories: life, love
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Tribute To 'Navaho Madonna'
Wild horses, prairies, desert canyons,
Native Indians, brush landscapes
by 'Dean of Western Painters'
known as Olaf Wieghorst.
His contrast boldness,
softened with light
blended hues,
stirred my

Inspired to capture his moving...

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Categories: art, beautiful, love, ,
Form: Nonet
For you to call
I feel so lonely
Longing to hear your voice
Azure sea keeps us apart
Suddenly the telephone rings
The smile in your voice eases my heartache


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Categories: i miss you,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member Forever Demands
Fate declared this life there is no time
time for us to be together,
yet surely some justice found
in this the universe,
a planned after life
where you are...

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Categories: love, universe,
Form: Nonet
In the Calm of Blue
In the Calm of Blue

Under a soft serene sky I lie
swathed in a blanket of white clouds.
Sing me a sweet lullaby,
and free me of all...

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Categories: blue, color, cool, peace,
Form: Nonet