Best On Tenterhooks Poems
Below are the all-time best On Tenterhooks poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of on tenterhooks poems written by PoetrySoup members
on tenterhooks, sad
This restlessness won't leave me,
it buzzes about my chest
as though it were a field of daisies
waiting to be pollinated
by a swarm of fretful bees
I Am Just What I Am
on tenterhooks, humorous, longing,
Here I sit on the ocean bed
Just sifting mud and ooze,
But If it was up to me
It's not the life I'd choose.
It's dark down here,...
Venus the woman, Mars the Man
on tenterhooks, confusion, crazy, crush, desire, girl, men,
Like he pleaded for your friendship
Let’s say he did, alright he did!
Polite rejection would be great,
But all those “hellos” were as fake
He thought being...
A Fire In The Heart Of Our Darknes
on tenterhooks, war,
we sat, my brother and I
leaning against the old wood pannels of the room
the smoke engulfed us like breath
as the threat of violence loomed
Hymn For Her
on tenterhooks, love
the 26 letters
of the alphabet.
these slices and
on tenterhooks, funny, morning,
I went to bed expecting I would sleep
Hours later I am wide awake
It is no use me counting sheep
Things are on my...
on tenterhooks, depression, life
On tenterhooks, our emotions run raw,
our days are filled with silent fright.
Feeling defeat sharpen it's claws,
we spend many sleepless nights.
We lay awake, with eyes shut...
What I Did for Art
on tenterhooks, courage, culture, england, hero, humor, london,
You want to know its merits?
Very well, then. Daylight slants
deliciously across the boy's
inclined, thoughtful face.
His lace collar, crumpled,
houses valleys of...
Walking to Redemption
on tenterhooks, adventure, angst, confusion, death, depression, faith,
Stuck in a place with negativity bound within it's Walls.
I need to get out of here, before the phone rings with insanity's calls.
Out in the Rain
on tenterhooks, hope, rain, spring,
Out in the rain the restless winds
now moan as winter's pale rescinds.
The flowers at the window bay
are silent bells that stiffly sway
while marching on the...
on tenterhooks, faith, love, nature, me, heart, heart,
Google the world till you find me,
Draw closer; grip my heart and never let go,
Numerous moons have passed; countless suns have shone,
Yet my dream...
The flesh is weak
on tenterhooks, religious,
When the past impressions gathered uncoil
The spirit gets encased in the mortal coil
Ages past they are lying buried deep; curled
Incarnate as human, when get unfurled.
on tenterhooks, art,
Black ice in a
white glass, I drink today
philter for moon.
find nowhere. World sleeps
The yellow dead
rose lost naked feel,
in blue water.
Nice Try, Gundagai
on tenterhooks, romantic,
A bloke who hails
from New South Wales
will know of Gundagai.
Some guy found gold,
or so we're told,
in days now long gone...
THE BUHARI BROUHAHA
on tenterhooks, africa, anger, betrayal, corruption, discrimination, evil,
THE BUHARI BROUHAHA
We were agog
excited, impatient, and in suspense
unknowingly ushering in the "gog of magog"
Oh! The mastery of his pretence!
Enmass, We obliged our...
A Hope Swing In My Ring of Fire
on tenterhooks, poems,
Testing times beneath the grey sky
Where in despair I cry
Forever asking why
Priceless prizes that in my life draw near
My outstretched hand so eager
Alongside trumpets so...