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Best Pad Poems

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


Premium Member Thinking Out Loud
~writer's notes~

i think out loud
from my fingers to a keyboard 
so forgive me if my speak
is somewhat long winded
if it has swirls and curls
this is...

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Categories: pad, angel, beauty, love,
Form: Dramatic Monologue



Premium Member You Hit When I was Low
You hit when I was low
The pain you caused, you know
Threw dust on glitter glow
Made weeds of sorrow grow
Cued pent-up tears to flow

You hit when...

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Categories: pad, pain,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member When It Comes To Me
I often sit for long periods of time
hoping the perfect beginning will come to me.
To write a poem that starts with a pristine Capital
leaving readers...

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Categories: pad, adventure, celebration, change, identity,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Kitten In The Barn
It’s always a good practice when living on a farm,
To have a family of cats living in the barn
They always keep the rats and mice...

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© John Posey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: pad, cat, funny, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Inspiration Taps Softly
Sometimes late at night as we succumb to sleep
We greet creative thoughts beyond those of counting sheep

It’s said Thomas Edison held coins in his hands
That...

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Categories: pad, on writing and wordslonging,
Form: Couplet



The Color of Poetry
       As the ink touches my writing pad every letter seems to glow.
I feel I'm going mad watching sentences...

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Categories: pad, fantasy, inspirational, on writing
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Cameo Appearance By Andrea Dietrich
It was not the mountains.. those that dwarf us,
the forests that invited our senses...seduced us to stay.
Nor the oceans whose mass we contained within us,
creatures...

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Categories: pad, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Despair Dispelled
Dawn's rays burst through gray clouds
Though evening's bitterness lingers
She struggles to shake free of tear-stained, satin shrouds

Each morning, so much effort just to rise
But lips...

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Categories: pad, animals, happiness, naturenight, night,
Form: Free verse
Midnight Celestial Kiss

Midnight Celestial Kiss

Moonlight reflects lingering ripples
glistening upon crystalline waters
as we float beneath a canopy
of enchanted constellations dreaming . . .

of a forever universe to explore

Nebula...

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Categories: pad, good night, love,
Form: Free verse
Come Back To Me
The Ink Bottle sits, alone,
It’s only Companions,
The Feathered Pen,
The Paper Pad.

The Desk, once alive,
The Words,
No longer,
Written.

Love, abandon,
But wanting not,
The Freedom,
It has.

A Wooden Chair, dusty,
Reclines not,
For...

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Categories: pad, angst, confusion, imagination, lost
Form: Free verse
Music For You P.S. (adult content)
Music comforts the soul, cures that restless spirit.
       Some songs will make you crank up the volume so everyone...

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Categories: pad, musicme, song, music, me,
Form: Free verse
My heart holds my pen

Soft flurries of affection
find my eyes lost in the prism
of the beauty that engulfs my world,

for to inhale is to fall into
the scent of sweet...

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Categories: pad, love, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Right Eye Removed





"The Right Eye Removed"



intuition guides a feline mind
to feel vain glorious 
in the poetry of dreams
stretching limits of awareness
velvet pawed 
a burnt orange 
bittersweet marmalade...

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Categories: pad, love,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member Running Out of Ideas is Impossible
Running out of ideas?
That is impossible if you have a:
friend
acquaintance
neighbor
co-worker
boss
president
king
queen
TV set
I-pad
I-phone
I-pod
kangaroo
chicken
donkey
toilet paper
monopoly
dictionary
thesaurus
computer
outside
inside
dog 
cat
dresser
drum set
sibling
diary
father
mother
siblings
dragon
butterfly
unicorn
dawn
sky
stars
cosmos
moon
nemesis
goldfish
talent
team
plate
fork
spoon
blanket
bed
sun
moon
stars
spiders web
wasp
bathroom
kitchen
holiday
cousins
grandma
grandpa
car
truck
broom
dustpan
plane
bedroom
child
grand child
brain
imagination
love
life
ufo
or
space aliens


...

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Categories: pad, write,
Form: List
Bees
How many words at night just like 
bees in a hive buzz in my head!
“No pulse.. failed the brain test.. apneic,
pronounced dead”, somebody said.

Oh, life...

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Categories: pad, death, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Reflecting On My Paintings
A mesmerizing purple and pink unicorn with an orange mane is staring at me.
I cannot feel uncomfortable. 
Because….
I created her.

I also drew and painted the...

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Categories: pad, art, nostalgia, self,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Flying Scotsman 1939
From Edinburgh’s Waverley to Kings Cross
At journey's rest before terminating chaos,
Winding through the serene countryside
Spying a glimpse of the North Sea tide,
Rolling along in my...

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Categories: pad, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member School Supplies
I glanced out my window watchin' kids plod along to school today.
I recalled my school days and how things have changed along the way
I watched...

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Categories: pad, funny, school, school, school,
Form: Rhyme
Patience

Patience

breezeless summer day -
motionless on lily pad
frog waits for victim
...

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Categories: pad, metaphor, nature, summer,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Duel at Dusk
The sun was setting, as it usually does
The town a ghost town, the main street all but silenced
The wind blowing leaves and dreams to and...

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Categories: pad, beauty, dream, gothic, writing,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member I was a soldier
I was a soldier of the past 
And I know im not the last
I signed up to serve my Queen
Far off lands I have seen

As...

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Categories: pad, courage, memorial day, military,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member WHEN TEARS TOUCH - a collab with JA Fraser
WHEN TEARS TOUCH

The twelfth of November reminds me of the day            
when our paths...

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Categories: pad, feelings, friendship, life, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member MY POEMS
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Categories: pad, autumn, introspection, life, me,
Form: Personification
Premium Member The Lost Flight of Hope
A spaceship called Hope... made from future's grand mist, 
is perched upon a launch pad of manic chemicals, and loss.
With stun gun emotion, mother earth...

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Categories: pad, allegory, space,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member AROUND THE CORNER


The flower fairies congregate
around the lily pool then wait
until the stars' resplendent light
illuminate each floating pad.

To taste the sound of petals' song
how quietly... they drift...

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Categories: pad, fairy, magic,
Form: Rhyme