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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


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



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
river...

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Categories: depression, sad,

Premium Member Thomas Kinkade: Painter of Light
Not
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,

Premium Member 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,

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,

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,

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,

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
All...

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Categories: faith, religion

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,

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

Welcome...

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Categories: life, nature

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,

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
Sharing...

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Categories: love, seasonsheart, heart,

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

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,

Premium Member ACROSS THE OCEAN WIDE
I
Waited
Patiently
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

19th...

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Categories: i miss you,

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
unobserved
at his
coat. 

"Beads
were slung;
doubloons cast.
Grasping tourists
seized...

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Categories: allegory,

Your cherry blossom lips
My fingers' tip-toeing on  your  face
 stopped at the softness of your lips,
   moonlit night guided my lips
   ...

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© kash poet  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: love, passion, romancespring, spring,

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,

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

Premium Member Quote Me Rumi
Anger is rarely locked inside me.
It gurgles from me like a stream,
not breaking like waves on shores.
But if I stay silent,
wearing displeasure
on my face, an
ocean...

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Categories: anger,

Premium Member Message In A Bottle - Help - Bob
I've been marooned on this isle for months
Sharks circle here licking their chops
Haven't had very much grub
Just some coconut meat
No gals in grass skirts
Tsunami near
Oh...

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Categories: funny

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,

Heart Song
I hear the rhythm beneath your breast,
music of intense emotion,
with a volume of such depth,
it bypasses my ears
to enter my mind,
which interprets
for my heart
and tears
fall...

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Categories: friendship, life, love

Premium Member My Obsession
My obsession.. like moth to a flame
This love for him will never cease
We've said, 'what will be, will be'
Dreams do die, but once
Their ashes tell...

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Categories: life, love, passion, sad

Premium Member A Dry Well
The well is dry hear the bucket sound
As its metal hits the dry ground
From the windless let way down
No ker-splash was there found
Dip the pen...

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Categories: writing,