Best Places Poems
Below are the all-time best Places poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of places poems written by PoetrySoup members
Where Gladiators Fought
Where gladiators fought for life,
we meet to fight for love
The constellations in the Roman night sky,
celestial spectators, bathe the Colosseum
in the white blood of...
Yellow Shoes in the Darkness
me, metaphor, places, yellow,
Walking through the land of shadows
wearing my yellow shoes
With each and every step
I created color and hues
The shadows started retreating
As color permeated the ground
america, childhood, places,
I like many others have lived in our dreams
In this world where I lived amongst forests and streams
Where the Great Plains stretched and our rivers...
HER SOFT CANAL
passion, places, romance,
The powder of white sand holds her flesh
close to his musk pelvis
as she gasps with the murmured waves
trembling on the coast
of a fragrant mouth against...
Tartan and Pipes
history, inspirational, passion, places
Tradition and dress
A nations finesse
Symbolic in style
By a country mile
The drone of the pipes
Bonnie on the girls
Proud on the lads
Famous Last Line
hindi, people, places,
India (Original Poem)
I hear much joy in the music,
View elation in the dance
Feel happiness in the laughter,
Soulful spirit in poetic romance.
I feel love in the...
Where the City Folk Live
WHERE THE CITY FOLK LIVE
At the confluence of the cultures
Where the politics ebb and flow
The tide of humanity crashes
Against their collective soul
The spires of...
childhood, nostalgia, places,
On the south-western side of the old mission school,
on the corner of 1st, where the blackberries grew
a field claimed by children, was crosshatched with...
What Lurks Within
imagination, places, old, old,
What Lurks Within
I picture in my mind an old colonial room,
With a door to the garden where my flowers can bloom.
A window in the...
I walk the path amid the trees
Where footsteps of the past have tread
Where ancient stones of Blarney please,
Where lips upon the stone are wed.
hope, inspirational, me, places,
My hands and feet are numb
for I am cold and I have no
home to give me warmth.
A home and warmth are two
things I search for...
our colour of yellow
places, happiness, inspirational, love, me,
The lake was still sleeping
a light mist rose above,
a weathered dock could be seen,
its aged wood; full of memories.
The air crisp, breeze light,
trees majestic; watching...
animal, beautiful, memory, places,
Tall and lovely palms are swaying island fair
within the tropical gentle trade wind's flow
as elegant Egrets glide on salty air—
then softly land where verdant...
A Bag of Popcorn
places, food, happiness, introspection, life,
They ask me why I’m so happy
Asking me, if I just won a prize
I replied, well I reckon I did
Today is a wonderful surprise
places, allegory, fantasy, father, funny,
There once was a man from Niagara
whose wiener's so long it would stab ya'
but when it got little
his pills became skittles
Pride of the Motherland
places, adventure, history, hope, life,
Riding an elephant
Down the narrow trail looking triumphant
Scanning the golden landscape
Like Hannibal with enemies in flight
Sight from a lofty height
King of the jungle moving
I Met This Charming Moonbeam Last Night
imagination, life, nature, places,
The arms of the willow started to sway
and this curious glow rippled my way.
While flirting with my feet,
nature played a song so sweet.
The lake our...
TEMPLES OF ANGKOR WAT
sari of morn floats
draping temples with orchids,
as Angkor Wat blows its mist
to flame coned incense;
and in the still of homage
pilgrims wander with their gods.
Tea Leaves On The Bosphorus
places, adventure, inspirational, life, love,
Tea Leaves On The Bosphorus
Seated at a table by the stirring water,
My eyes absorb the shore of Asia.
Minerets and aged worn stone
Stand haphazardly along the...
She danced across the heavens
Whirling and twirling in delight
She slid up and down creating images
With delight she colored the...
places, august, beach, beautiful, cool,
Don't rush to wash off the sea salt
drying on your skin;
the hopes it carries from other oceans,
those remain yet to be seen.
When Love Creates
places, baby, kiss, life, love,
Eyes to eyes now meet
Tenderly our lips touch
Rhythmic vibrations rejoice
When love creates little ones
Jamaica Nuff Love
adventure, people, places,
Beautiful Jamaica,land of my birth,
This little dot,specially prepared by Mama Earth,
World best seasoning,grown by our dirt,
And the Jamaican Rum,bad nuh blouse and skirt,
Beautiful Jamaica,land so...
the last word of hunter
imagination, places, science, science
As I seize from greener pasture
Forgive me for taking away nature
lives have always been in vain
stopping them from breathing with pain
I toil never to hold...
A Contest Win of Friendship
friend, places, writing,
A fledgling poet round two thousand three,
I found some friends who mentored me; they led
me to a site called Shadow Poetry.
By mental challenges there, I...