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Best October Poems

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

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: october, addiction, character, devotion, identity,

Premium Member Autumn Afterglow
Autumn Afterglow

As halcyon summer days 
    wave goodbye
Bucolic trees seen from 
    an autumn sky
Become a cynosure 

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Categories: autumn, october, sky, tree,

Introducing: Leonora Galinta & Poet Destroyer

I was awoken by the effulgent smiles of sunlight 
Dancing on my window pane with great delight 
A jovial repartee...

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Categories: october, adventure, beautiful, blue, celebration,

Premium Member Ode to Autumn
Earth’s sphere of fire bids adieu to me

As dying embers gleam across the sea

In rare hues reflected by autumn trees,

Swirling in motion with October’s breeze.


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Categories: october, autumn, beauty, moon, nature,

Premium Member October Rain
 Is it
simply a case of precipitation,
moist warm air condensation
or are they God’s tears showering us with love,
as rain washes away our sorrows,
in the hope...

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Categories: autumn, october, rain,

Premium Member The Dark Side of October
Late October moon is waking, through this cemetery shaking,
shaking as the cold wind breaking, walking ‘neath an old oak tree.
Stones like sentries undertaking, guarding graves...

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Categories: dark, horror, october, scary,


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Categories: october, appreciation, art, autumn, cheer

Premium Member Our October Sky

 October sky, the 1st we celebrate, a seasons heart yearned treasured moment,
    Sun rises, new beginnings, Enlightens nature, we seek...

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Categories: october, autumn, blessing, inspirational, nature,

Premium Member Midnight In The Library
Around midnight, in the library I found myself drawn,
to these shelves haunted still by Poe, Stevenson and King,
as a rare, late October storm brews beyond...

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Categories: books, night, october, repetition,

Around the Corner
As I walk downtown I see an alley 
Where a black cat sat staring up at me,
The sound of her purring was so soothing 

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Categories: cat, halloween, october, scary,

Premium Member Apple Pickin' Time
Come an' pick yerself an apple,

Come an' pick a heapin' load;

Come an' pick a bloomin' bushel

An' a couple fer the road.

There's a dozen different sizes,


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Categories: autumn, october, people, red,

Pumpkin pie.
Light crisp pastry
Silky smooth topping
Adorned with pastry leaves
Topped with swirls of white whipped cream.
I start drooling; it’s so tempting
Our spoons are poised ready to...

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Categories: food, october,

October Golden Chain
Percussion plays once in a while beyond its curtain
In duo with the flash of paparazzi’s capturing film
Prelude to an exhilaration of blissful days’ chain
Where rain...

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Categories: celebration, october,

Premium Member Aesthetic Autumn
Aesthetic Autumn

Oh scarlet sunset your red hue,
Vermilion shades with crimson too,

Match my favorite season's shades
O'er woodlands and bright gilded glades

Trees claim rust, orange, brown and...

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Categories: autumn, beauty, color, october,

Sweet and Salty -LIBRA TALE

Sweet and Sour hectic sign
Love me, trust me, the stars align
   Balance of truth and...

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Categories: october, adventure, caregiving, celebration, confusion,

Premium Member For Suzanne, Green and Golden
“The October night comes down; returning as before
Except for a slight sensation of being ill at ease
I mount the stairs and turn the handle of...

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Categories: october, beauty, cancer, character, childhood,

October Bliss

I ride freely in respite with what this blissful month serves
Like truant in yoga, forgetting all wonga and being wonk
That I may enjoy a long...

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Categories: october,

October Harvest Etheree

come in
All yellow fields
burst with golden grains,
Birds sing their songs of grace;
Sunshine shows God’s full embrace.
Our farmers dance with joy and cheer,
Crates are full, all...

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Categories: october,

Premium Member Until The Sun Rises
No trick or treaters on the street
     they're all in bed now, getting sleep,
Candies piled high upon the floor

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Categories: october, autumn, family, halloween, leaving,

October Sky

clip arts veil the sky
on sun’s trajectory slide
a welcoming sight

summer month’s debut
while flowers’ heyday aglow
red sky flecks from blue

clouds in flare stance
grand aura of blissful...

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Categories: october, sky,

Going For Pinktober
Their murkiness has begun, an agony may follow,
Yet, you can see their faint smiles with their eyes losing their glow;
There’s a cap on their head...

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Categories: dedication, health, october,

"October Sky"
An October sky is like no other one....
A cool brisk wind and a clear bright sun....
The whispering breeze of wood burning....
Travels under my nose, and...

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Categories: seasonsautumn, october, sky,

Premium Member Witch Bakery
There once was a witch whose pies
Were unique as to flavor and size.
When she opened her ovens
She delighted her covens,
With dozens of old crusty guys....

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Categories: october, funny, giggle, halloween, humor,

Premium Member A Change Of Heart - Etheree

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Categories: october, autumn, change, heart, love,

With you in autumn evening
The sweet songs of birds,
We hand in hand across the 
Pansies white yellow and violet
Tossing their heads in the 
Somewhere the sound of falling 

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Categories: october, autumn, beauty, desire, earth,