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Best Prefer Poems

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


Premium Member Real Men Wear Pink
I stand about five feet eight
I'll admit, I'm a tad overweight
Drive an old pick up truck
Not one to pass the buck
At the moment have a...

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Categories: prefer, character, funny, humor, perspective,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Soul Factory
Welcome, 
to the Soul Factory
We have cool souls,
sophisticated souls,
luxury and economy.
Choice is a matter,
of who you want to be.

Yes we ship souls,
to many exotic places.
The...

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Categories: prefer, art, conflict, growth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SEX AFTER 40
(WARNING  SIGNS)

You are old and fragile
Claiming to be a lion when in bed
In some way, you remind me of the walking dead
Your bones make...

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Categories: prefer, body, change, confusion, depression,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rebel in the Library
In the library, at last I am freed
from others’ wishes for what I should read.
Book after book I most gladly peruse
with all these free hours...

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Categories: prefer, books,
Form: Rondeau
Premium Member Under the Surface
Mind cannot comprehend, it finds it strange,
when ignorance reigns in human exchange.
Wonder if some people will ever change,
or wish to remain in the firing range.

I...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prefer, anti bullying, judgement, political,
Form: Sonnet



Premium Member Can't get high enough
I started sucking my thumb until it looked like a plumb
Things didn't feel any better so I poured a glass of rum
Some will imagine I'm...

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Categories: prefer, addiction,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Gray Mournings
Lace hankie tucked inside her jacket sleeve
Hard candy filled the tin beside Mom’s purse
Gray mournings, nature’s gifts for those who grieve
At times when it seems...

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Categories: prefer, grief,
Form: Sonnet
Forbidden Fruit
Forbidden fruit is sweetest, or that’s what they all say
So I thought I’d give it a try and went for some today
I didn’t know just...

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Categories: prefer, funny, fruit, me,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member SHATTERED LIVES
After all these years, we've weathered many a heavy storm
Now my life is empty with no one to keep me warm
Bitter tears I've sadly wept,...

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Categories: prefer, best friend, betrayal, heartbreak,
Form: Rhyme
Sweet Dixie
A land unto its own as old as dirt
Condemned by voguish northern state of mind
This realm you'd be hard-pressed to disconcert
Though his'try would prefer it...

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Categories: prefer, beautiful, deep, food, happiness,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A Season's Dance
The seasons vary as they come and go,
and each, a lovely lady, loves to dance.
Fair Winter glistens in a gown of snow
she wears whenever she...

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Categories: prefer, seasons,
Form: Personification
Premium Member The Rooster
The Rooster

He strutted ‘cross the barnyard tall and proud,
away from all the bustle of the crowd;
the other roosters in the yard felt cowed,
to him they...

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Categories: prefer, allegory, animal, humorous,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Solitude is my Silent Saviour
No one understands the reason for living,
many prefer to receive without giving.
In a world full of selfish behaviour,
solitude has become my silent saviour.

Instruments are repressed...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prefer, angst, love, solitude,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Mr Fauci Mr Fauci
Mr Fauci Mr Fauci
You are making me to so grouchy

TV appearances persistent
I’d prefer you social distant

Every day you make a statement
Think I’ll call for noise...

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Categories: prefer, paradise, political,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Short Fleeting Moment of Happiness
I saw her sitting in a wheel chair,
crippled, mute and almost hairless,
over pumped with chemotherapy,
and aged more than she really was.
 
Yet I prefer to...

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Categories: prefer, love,
Form: Free verse
Love Letter From The Soul XLIII
Modesty,

In the valley of life I S.O.A.K
mirrored
in your reflection of feel

resistance rests in the wilderness
but I will not buy her tricks

I am not long for...

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© TS Poetry  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prefer, love,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member Shelter Dog - with spelling edit


I’ve been sitting here for long lonely days
In this small space that I cannot escape from.
I am one of many other dogs in their own...

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Categories: prefer, dog,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Am Love

I AM 

A Father.
A Son.
A Brother.

None are just titles. 

I live those titles every day through my actions.
I am successful at those roles every day....

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Categories: prefer, introspection,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Sailing Life's Seas

                    My life is like a...

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Categories: prefer, faith, jesus, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member To My Teenage Self
It's OK
that you don't have much to say
Your words are kept on paper
For your eyes to savor
It doesn't matter that your best friends
Are Agatha Christie...

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Categories: prefer, confidence, encouraging, high school,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Chantale's Birthday Party
Late to the party we arrived at seven
At least we showed up before eleven
Sweet Ginette, joined us both at the door
A bottle in my hand...

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Categories: prefer, birthday, celebration,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member A Wild Awakening
Springtime rain brings fresh array 
of flowers east to west.
The Rockies’ red and purple tufts
of mountain pride are best. 
And mats of foliage named moss...

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Categories: prefer, naturerain, blue, rain, daffodils,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Rarely Met A Better Man
We communicate without language,
Gestures,symbols,motions of a hand.
He understands my language. 
I struggle with his.
But somehow we make it work.
We've lived together 14 years now,
Never thought...

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Categories: prefer, friendshiphair,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Flickering Shadows
Sunshine streamed in through 
the windows on a slant.

As she flipped long curly 
red locks off her shoulder.

She took the other road
most often. 

The road...

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Categories: prefer, adventure,
Form: Free verse
No More Soup For Me
I sought a place to post my poems and thought I'd found a fit for me.
At first I was thrilled and felt I belonged to...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prefer, me,
Form: Elegy