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Best Overcome Poems

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


May it be an Evening Star of Peace - In Collaboration with our PS community Poets
Like the Evening Star guided ancient mariners through calm or troubled seas
Let it guide and help spread this message of Peace to the far ends...

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Categories: overcome, beautiful, peace, star,
Form: Verse



Premium Member Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails - a collaboration with Robert and Teppo
Waking to cold blown tent, ground frozen icy hard
woods are my love, as is poetry to a bard.
Today starts my anticipated forest trek,
seeking salvation from...

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Categories: overcome, appreciation, beauty, introspection, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member BECAUSE I LOVE YOU




I saw the bitter tears of unhappiness
Running down your agonizing face,
Ravaged with pain,

And I became a sponge of compassion
To absorb them.


I heard the howling 
Of...

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Categories: overcome, friendship love, humanity, society,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Worth More Than Millions
Jesus gives me directions
To love as He has loved
With a sincere compassion
That knows no conditions

This love of His has no limits
It goes beyond worry and...

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Categories: overcome, christian, faith, god, hope,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Little Fire
I witness you fading away,
The winds blow frantically
They are against us, as all are

Little fire, rise in my cupped hands
Be it my life I shield...

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Categories: overcome, courage, death, fire, growth,
Form: Dramatic Monologue



The Peephole that is the Moon
An infinite door of midnight blue;
glowing peephole that is the moon.
Dare I look before turned to dust?
Yes, dear friend, I surely must.

In the midst, a...

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Categories: overcome, faith, god, heaven, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Slowly
Slowly 

 ever so slowly

 overcome with emotion

building up ever so effortlessly

   inside

passions burning ever so swiftly

reside

deep in my heart

sweet smells of your...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: overcome, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails
Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails

Waking to cold blown tent, ground frozen icy hard
woods are my love, as is poetry to a bard.
Today...

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Categories: overcome, appreciation, beauty, creation, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hush The Stars
“Look up at the stars,” you say
Its just another night up on the old water tank
Our blanket is spread and here we sit with the...

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Categories: overcome, passion, universe,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Essence of Rose

In the twilight hours 
Out here on this ledge
I am filled
With the essence of Rose
As a gentle breath stirs
Her fallen petals
Strewn over
That long and winding...

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Categories: overcome, death, life,
Form: Personification
Noticing
In wonderment I walk with the day  
billows blowing  
noticing not,  
a beginning nor an end  

lost in the mist of...

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© TS Poetry  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: overcome, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member We
E Pluribus Unum ~  Out Of Many, One

[Author's note: E Pluribus Unum is a traditional motto of the United 
States, but the scope of...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: overcome, career, life, planet, together,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Words That flow Through My Pen
Sometimes, life has no reason unlike the seasons
It aimlessly drifts with the wind
We find ourselves in places of unfamiliar faces
Bathing in the shadows of sin
Our...

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Categories: overcome, introspection, life, on writing
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Christmas Miracle in the Ghetto (Co-written with John Moses Freeman)
Peering at the radiating faces of happy families
So much joy emanates from well-to-do children’s sparkling eyes
Wish I could replace the grief, put smiles on the...

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Categories: overcome, family, holiday, hope, upliftingme,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Transition
I once encountered a mountain, I didn’t want to climb
So, I stood and viewed its beauty, left everything else behind
I once encountered pouring rain and...

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Categories: overcome, change, inspirational, life, write,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member You never know till you get to know
One dark night a saucer crashed;
the military quickly cleaned up the trash.
In the distance, what they didn’t see;
a thin, white face between the trees.

Once all...

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Categories: overcome, funny, humor, humorous, imagination,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Written On Hands of Time
I write upon the nimble hands of fleeting time
careful not to leave my musings behind
Sometimes penning with haste and speed
trying not to forget
a relevant word...

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Categories: overcome, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Fault is not in the Poet
Fingers tremble,
like an alcoholic without a bottle.
His pen is graceful in its slumber,
but imprisoned ink desires to be free -
intoxicated by his poetry.

Lips are forever...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: overcome, analogy, angst, introspection, muse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Writing - A Blessing
"I have never started a poem whose end I knew.  Writing a poem is discovering."
         ...

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© Jo Daniel  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: overcome, blessing, poetry, poets, writing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Truth Found, Recovery Of A Broken Soul
Truth Found, Recovery Of A Broken Soul

1.
In nightmarish dreams he found such great dread
Of lost hope, life's decay, eyes of the dead.
Day's clear lights his...

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Categories: overcome, art, deep, farm, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Close Encounter
I'd finished work at ten PM and got in my car
It was dark as I drove home and in the sky noticed a star
Could be...

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Categories: overcome, car, fantasy, surreal,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Here In The Now, Amidst Fleeing Of Twilight, Poem number one of series
Here In The Now, Amidst Fleeing Of Twilight

Here in the now, amidst the pale twilight
that fleeting moment, - dying of the night
that most precious air,...

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Categories: overcome, art, deep, encouraging, faith,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member In all of times

Try
New things
Carry on
With good old things
Believe in yourself
Trust your inner soul
All that you have overcome
Faith in the strength you are given
The light after every dark...

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Categories: overcome, encouraging, inspirational,
Form: Etheree
Premium Member Warriors' Hymn
Lord, place Thy Hand on the yoke of those who fly,
And guide them through the vast reaches of the sky.
Bring them safely through their perilous...

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Categories: overcome, patriotic,
Form: Rhyme
Open Sores
I am a coward with open sores. 
I write and wonder who it bores. 
I hear my heart and mind argue repeatedly. 
I see others...

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Categories: overcome, allegory, angst, art, dedication,
Form: Acrostic