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Best Power Poems

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


Premium Member The Power of One
The Power of One

Slowly shadows devour the day’s light,
The silhouette of fear draws breath 
From the soul left gasping,
A firestorm of fury gathering,
Like mists of...

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Categories: courage, hope, power, sick,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Hands
~MY HANDS~

With all the time on my hands
I gave my hands one job.
 My Hands   -The Artist-

My hands paint everything in my life
they...

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Categories: power, anxiety, beautiful, beauty, birthday,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Of Ink
   Partial Paper
 -A poet in heat-

Ink carries its own tale,
When moonshine intoxicates your pen
Bottles of ink fill your mind
Composing symphonies on every...

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Categories: power, beauty, feelings, inspirational, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Laminated Love
LAMINATED LOVE

Frozen flames pressed 
between each page; 
suddenly, I felt each passing note.
The painting on the wall began to breathe	
gently the same colors repeated life....

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Categories: power, art, beautiful, desire, fate,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member Diamond Cut
"A Broken Demo"

In a desperate cry for help
She hires every jeweler
A cheap sheep crying, Wolf!
Using old repeating politic
utilizing lies * manipulation 
To cover the Glass...

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Categories: power, abuse, evil, leadership, political,
Form: Free verse



Winds of Autumn
I called to the winds of autumn
As they wrapped up the dying year;
"Oh stay for a moment and tell me
Of answers I need to hear".

Who...

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Categories: power, life, lost, autumn, lost,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Rule the World
Real women
Understand a very simple yet important concept.
Love begins at home.
Everything else just follows.

To eliminate
Hatred from the world
Entails raising children with love and guidance.

Women deserve...

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Categories: power,
Form: Acrostic
Oh to be The King


Regally they strut
Lions have no ought to roar
Status apparent

Establish importance with quiet visibility without vocality

(Not for any contest)

...

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Categories: courage, inspirational, motivation, power,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member - Life Behind The Mirror -


Enchanting chambers made of glass 
Breaking reflections shatter falling into ruin
The history behind the tears and sorrow of a heart
Fragile echoes inside truth broken always...

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Categories: power, art, beauty, blessing, life,
Form: Free verse
Who Am I
I am the ring around Saturn
spinning words as particles of ice and dust
with the power to transcend

I am the original chosen to be right here...

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© humble b  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: power, black african american, faith,
Form: Verse
Premium Member UNICORN
                 Like the UNICORN

At times I fear I am...

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Categories: power, beauty, depression, horse, life,
Form: Light Verse
Always Yours
The handwriting became darker,
And I imagined your hands pressing upon the page,
Wavering whether to write your thoughts or not
Soon, sure, the wavering became conviction,
And in...

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Categories: power, heart, introspection, passion, poetry,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Necromancer (The Haunting Continues...)
In the cemetery I walk, so dark it is this night.
 Hoping that the Ghouls won't start to bite.
I feel the tug of the dead,...

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Categories: power, death, fantasy, imaginationdark, dark,
Form: Heroic Couplet
Premium Member Grovelling
The moon is hidden out of sight
I come to you at dead of night
The latch is lifted on the door
You stand aloof as I implore
I...

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Categories: fantasy, power,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Hell's Hospitality
The sun cries for us, its heat fades away
snowflakes sprinkle round its orbit, yet go unmelted
it feels like evening, but its yet noon
time never changes...

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Categories: power, africa, anger, corruption, culture,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Wake Up, America
Wake up, America!
wake up you silent majority,
you sons and daughters of liberty.
All who bleed red, white and blue
your country needs you!

Wake up, America!
wake up to...

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Categories: power, how i feel, perspective,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member - Striking Fear Home -
 

As the winds breathe heavily darkened within fury
Moaning filled with clouds begins speaking 
Through stormy turbulent assaults with waves that kill

A ballad is blown...

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Categories: deep, fear, nature, power,
Form: tristich
Premium Member EDGE WALKER
                       EDGE WALKER...

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Categories: power, day, dedication, emotions, life,
Form: Couplet
Never Surrender
I'm a grit teeth beginner breaking out the cage,
growing strong and fitter with wit coming of age,
squeezing letters out of lemons got me in a...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: power, anxiety, character, confidence, conflict,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Leader Of The Pack
why bark for oneself
when gullibility rules,
the runt of the cur
rushes to aid one’s master
rogue awaits to shuffle pack.

©Harry J Horsman 2014
...

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Categories: power,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member LADY DEATH
   "LADY  DEATH" ------Chaos!!!

Craving life was all of 'HOPE' desire.
Torturing her into the odyssey of Hells fire.
Ending her in heartbreak by her...

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Categories: power, dark, death, evil, fantasy,
Form: Epic
Premium Member TRAIL OF TEARS
God knows at times it don’t all come up Roses
And most days, these days life don’t work at all
Each road I choose keeps leading me...

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Categories: power, bullying, depression, humanity, poverty,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Love Guns
I love Guns


Guns make us safe
Guns are rights and freedoms
The more guns, the more freedoms we shall bear
Every man woman and child should be armed
So...

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Categories: power, america, angst, death, eulogy,
Form: Political Verse
Walk of Shame
                        ...

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Categories: forgiveness, judgement, power, spiritual,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The White Stallion Arrives
The White Stallion Arrives


The White horse came in so very fast
with purpose and great deeds to last
Arriving in a spirited tour de force
evil alerted, took...

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Categories: power, conflict, dark, deep, dream,
Form: Rhyme