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Best Permit Poems

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

Why I am here in Poetrysoup?

I like a seed carelessly thrown 
upon dirty solid black, brown rocks,
I strive, thrived to grow 
despite big rough blocks..


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Categories: permit, poems, poetess, poetry, write,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Things I Don't Understand
There are things I don't understand
And would really like to know
Such as why they call it rush hour
And you move so freakin' slow

How come you...

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Categories: permit, confusion, funny,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Rock Paper Scissors
Rock Girl

You are scissors, and all you can do
is to cut all those paper hearts through.
But I’ve hardened my heart
and before you can start
to destroy...

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Categories: permit, girlfriend-boyfriend
Form: Limerick
Dream Weaver
Oh Great Dream Weaver
may the strands of hair 
be placed just so

While the fog settles down 
out in the fields hovering
ever so low

With wise hands...

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Categories: permit, native american
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Beseeching Love
Oh, the agony of love!
It takes courage to give your heart away
Knowing feelings might not be reciprocated
Tortured souls keep others at bay
For fear of being...

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Categories: permit, angst, happiness, lovehappy, heart,
Form: Verse

Love Never Ends
I wept upon the news deployed
For now within, exists a void
My heart has stopped, it’s turned about
For life with love is now without
Now cast away,...

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Categories: permit, death, hope, inspirational, loss,
Form: Narrative
Mystic Moon
Care not I for the day at noon, 
   air filled with the humidity of June,
      Where is...

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Categories: permit, beauty, moon,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Truth To Truth
TRUE ...

You know not those dark
Places, mine, the dull, black
Chasms that hold a mind
When it's bare - stark and

Keen and cold ... when it's
Left with...

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Categories: permit, conflict, devotion, heartbreak, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Walk with me tonight
Will Thee walk with me tonight ?
Amongst the spirits of Twilight
Gothic verse we wilt recite
I wilt gage not to bite

Wilt thee with me slowly dance...

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Categories: permit, black love, dance, dark,
Form: Rhyme
This One's for You
This One’s for You
     By Dane Smith-Johnsen

Wherever you are, when life seems hopeless, 
And your scrambled essence screams inside out. 

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Categories: permit, depression, recovery from...pain, sweet,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Kingsbridge nine o five
Pulled on the parka, and turned my face to the cold street.
Half running, half slipping, piece of toast hangin' from my mouth..
man oh man am...

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Categories: permit, beautiful, car, girl, love,
Form: Dramatic Verse


Are we going to enter the ill-fated whirlpool of
Unintelligible madness, and let calamitous folly,
Anchor its obscure ships of destruction in our
Harmonious hearts?


Are we going to...

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Categories: permit, humanity, peace, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Their Precious Jewels
where *Sharia reigns
women are precious jewels
hide them from the world
let no other man behold
the diamond that you possess

guard that precious gem
her ovaries will get hurt

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Categories: permit, men, power,
Form: Tanka
The Hamburger
For thirty years I’ve been a truckie who has driven far and wide,
Carting goods through day and night all across the countryside…
But hours spent upon...

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Categories: permit, food, humor,
Form: Rhyme
That's so gay
That’s so gay.

You say,

As I’m brushing off the slang you defend.
My cheeks burn red trying to comprehend,
But I wont.

I wont grasp this trend.
I wont hear...

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Categories: permit, abuse, anger, peace, social,
Form: I do not know?
Fatherless Child
There once was a day I would watch every airplane.
Praying you was on it to come take me away.
As a child I wanted you around...

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Categories: permit, childhood, daughter, depression, faith,
Form: Light Verse
Tree Stump Love
Dr. Seuss wrote of a strong Lorax
Who tried to save Earth’s Truffula Trees
From a foolish “Onceler’s” hacking ax

The Lorax warnings disregarded
Onceler used up the trees’...

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Categories: permit, naturesad,
Form: Rhyme
A  bleeding heart sent me to bed
Tormented hot, by a lover's deception;
And in the folds of my blanket, cold as wet,
I sighed into sleep...

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Categories: permit, lovewords, heart, heart, me,
Form: Pastoral
To a place with no money
I'm takin' a hike
Where you work for your food 
And you build what you like 

No permit is needed 

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Categories: permit, adventure, business, food, history,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hindsight
He stands on the corner each afternoon
holding his sign as the traffic proceeds;
hoping on hope someone will stop real soon
to share their wealth and to...

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Categories: permit, life, perspective,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Father's Advice On Being A Man - For Adult Contest
Father's Advice On Being A Man
("For Adult Contest")

Father said to son never be ashamed to be a man,
should you get married, live your life with...

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Categories: permit, dedication, devotion, family, father,
Form: Rhyme
Leaking Pen
Fourth street and the divide meet 
Near the stream where it's waters Impede 
Five metres walk from the wooden bridge 
A little further away...

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© Kofi Amed   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: permit, fate, hope, life, love,
Form: Free verse
There once rose a man; Adolf Hitler
Who established himself as the world’s conqueror,
Thought of himself as an immortal
But nothing lasts forever.
Seasons come and go,
For every...

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Categories: permit, poetry, truth,
Form: Free verse
A Change in Autumn
As the world 
closes in on us
   our eyes 
    what our hearts 
permit them to see
In autumn -...

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Categories: permit, sea, seasonsworld, light, autumn,
Form: Lyric


In unexperienced infancy
Mistakes seemly false, intending true
Adult features with grown up looks
To show many secrets which afterwards you come to know
And make fool in all...

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Categories: permit, august, career, farewell, innocence,
Form: Narrative