Best Poetry Poems
Below are the all-time best Poetry poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of poetry poems written by PoetrySoup members
How Poetry Began
That thing that we call poetry -
when asked where it began,
I’d say it started beautifully
before the dawn of man!
It glistened on the oceans
before man came...
The Poet Who Never Was
I thought I was a poet who had a pen of gold
With clear access to writing that was mature and bold.
I thought I could go...
I am Poetry
beauty, nature, poetry,
Feel me like an autumn breeze
Dancing easily through your thoughts
Let me stir that hidden part of your soul
That part that you've forgotten long ago...
I Think Of You - An Alternative Universe - 6
poetry, best friend, cute love,
From childhood it was a world of two...you and I...
I leaned lightly, leisurely against your heart and you let me in.
We were five I use...
poetry, abuse, conflict, jealousy, love,
It’s almost time and I must run
to watch/read Poetry Soap for fun.
It comes on every day at this time
and I don’t want to miss a...
Swan Ballerina Pages
Like delicate white swans were they,
the white swans of a grand ballet -
ballerinas waiting in a row
underneath the candlelight’s soft glow.
But what are ballerinas with...
No Poet, Am I
blessing, faith, inspiration, poetry,
A poet, you say? Oh no, not am I,
poetry, beauty, feelings, inspirational, life,
-A poet in heat-
Ink carries its own tale,
When moonshine intoxicates your pen
Bottles of ink fill your mind
Composing symphonies on every...
Under the Stars
autumn, poetry, romance, stars,
There is a poem in my heart
There is a poem in my heart,
that beats in different dialects.
Da ist ein Gedicht in meinem Herzen,
which flows freely through my veins.
Il y à un...
The World Needs Poetry
poems, poetry, poets,
You ask, “Why DOES the world need poetry?”
And I say...
Its writing is my sanity,
She Walks In Silence
poetry, emotions, feelings, heart, inspirational
She walks in silence, like a lapping wave
drowned in chastity and flooded with rave
holding dear and tight her very beauties
denying all her gems and rubies.
Poetry Soup Pals
appreciation, fun, poetry, thank
Heidi was one of the first to "March" in with greetings
Then, on "Wind," Gershon came along, his praises a song
But now since he's gone, I...
Her Masterpiece Is Her Story
poetry, abuse, addiction, anger, body,
Her paintbrush is a razor,
Her canvas, her wrists,
"I deserve the pain."
She shrugs and insists.
One day the brush will push down,
And it will cut so deep,
poetry, abuse, dance, music, pain,
Voice: Jason Williams
Whirling air around me, particles of sundust
in tornadoes and hurricanes following me in awe
Each night I wake and feel...
appreciation, friendship, life, poetry,
Slaves to the pen, (or our keyboard, more apt)
The molding of words, in a...
Poetry is the Cure
When smoke consumes clear horizons,
manipulating corridors of the mind,
beckoning imminent afflictions
poetry is the remedy.
A poet's first eternal love,
forming an authentic bond.
A tonic of silent expressions
FORGOTTEN TREASURE- The Rebirth
poetry, beauty, deep, growing up,
I found the fountain of youth
When I stumbled across the forbidden garden
Right smack in the middle,
Was what I thought to be a wishing well
POETRY FOR POETS: i own this- edition
creation, metaphor, poems, poetry,
Well hopefully you've read the last "Poetry for Poets", now here's the one I wanted to write, enjoy...
POETRY FOR POETS
(I own this- edition)
I am More
I am more than your definitions
more than affixed labels
placed on my anatomy
more than your misconceptions
or even valid perceptions
I am more
I am more than what's written...
Other Side of the Wall
poetry, art, friendship, imagery, introspection,
is that a cry
yes I listen
to a wall
A white wall
stares back at me
I feel the wall
My heart stops
Wanderlust Of Imagination
poetry, imagination, inspiration, introspection, muse,
In the endless expanse
of what exists
and the magic of what can be...
fantasy is the luster of opalescence
conceived in a continual curve of mother-of-pearl panache...
Do Not Grieve Your Muse
introspection, life, poetry, youth,
(For My Younger Self)
You have forgotten your muse.
You neglected her, in...
august, nature, poetry, rain,
The steadily falling cold August rains
Continue to pour upon Cheshires lanes;
Over flattening fields of soddened wheat,
Soaking the grass, splashing the feet.
Stands the Combine in the...
A Poet's Cry
Wanting to leave a small footprint when I die
I often ask myself that age old question "why?"
When the mask I wore is stripped away...