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Best Prescription Poems

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

Premium Member Her Prescription
with one foot short I was hamper’d
believin' my life was 'ncumber’d
when quite by surprise
'peared a girl with cross-eyes
and proclaim’d I was doctor order’d!

© All Rights...

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Categories: prescription, funny
Form: Limerick

Hoping You Can Feel Me
I sit alone and I think of you, hoping you can hear me
If I close my eyes just before I sleep, I can see you...

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Categories: prescription, girlfriend-boyfriend, love, passionme, love,
Form: Rhyme
Elicit Illicit Lucid Dreams -contains nudity-
~JSLambert does not (currently:) use, or encourage hallucinogenic drug use.

    Telepathic psilocybin prescription erasing elastic depression. Competition 
wanes, just when nocturnal emission...

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Categories: prescription, allegory, allusion, appreciation, beauty,
Form: Carpe Diem
Gutter Pavement Runway Flight
They elude me now ...words
Drinking befits a drowning man possessed
Swimming off this broken page
Baton winning in a relay race
I breached the ribbon sliced with chest

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Categories: prescription, addiction, appreciation, day, drug,
Form: Free verse
The Morn's Alive With Skylarks Singing

The morn's alive with skylarks singing

o'er the greening meadow and the pliant pasture,

the ocean sighing, gulls aloft on wings of prayer.

A sudden shower would see...

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Categories: prescription, tribute, writing,
Form: Verse

Premium Member A Skim-Milk Sky
Like a damp bath-towel,
a wet mist wraps itself around my shoulders
and my spine shudders at its touch.

A skim-milk sky retains a bluish tinge
as a yellow...

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Categories: prescription, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member A Little Bit Free
Just a Little Bit Free

 I feel that I need to get out
 to walk by the oak and pine trees
 breathe fresh air and....

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Categories: prescription, longing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Favourite Word
The first word there had to be - was BE, and that was the very first in existence
And from Genesis and Eden to Elsinore, it...

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Categories: prescription, words,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Word
In the beginning was the word
Before that, no noun, no thing
Then no sound was ever heard
And no passing bell would ring

So therefore no adjective was...

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Categories: prescription, humor, language, philosophy, words,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Star-crumb

"I can’t find the words I want to say! “
Under the moonbeam and sparkling scattered stardust, 
I can feel the dew, which surpasses through...

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Categories: prescription, food, funny, night, night,
Form: Alliteration
My words flow freely
Once my brain gets into the groove
If possible I try my best to write with humour 
Because laughter is the best medicine...

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Categories: prescription, humor, poetry, writing,
Form: Fibonacci

When the night claims you like a wayward leaf of old 
and it takes you to the caves where anything turns gold. 
You don't...

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Categories: prescription, image, muse, new year,
Form: Quatrain
Nurse Anne
            Nurse Anne

Snow steeped in mountains and mountains steeped in snow
Evergreens and pine trees...

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Categories: prescription, appreciation, caregiving, celebrity, health,
Form: Free verse
Or Ultimately We All Fall
She was gooey like maple syrup

     & marshmallow s'mores,

stronger than  a mountain lion

    protecting her cubs,

wore prescription...

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© Paloma P   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prescription, allegory, analogy, hyperbole, poetess,
Form: Free verse
The way I am
A zealous mind  a throbbing heart,	
A focused mind  undying dreams,	
They think they know best, but who knows best?
I just don’t jolt it, I...

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Categories: prescription, inspirational,
Form: Lyric
The Bottomless Pit
From the bottom of an abandoned gravel pit
behind my childhood home, seated, 
leaning against its hardpacked sandy side,
he watched the July sun set,
the empty prescription...

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Categories: prescription, daughter, death, family, father,
Form: Narrative
The DOCtor is in! But your R.E.D blood count is low! (a monologue)
So, how long have you been waiting? No, it doesn't really matter!
I just came in the game to quiet the chit chatter.
And now that I...

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Categories: prescription, on writing and wordshappy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sharing Poetry Is About Being Close
 Welcome! Take a seat, and please do slouch. 
 In fact, lay down on this psychiatric couch. 

 Tell me, exactly what ails you...

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Categories: prescription, allegory, funny, how i
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Michael Jackson
When I think about Michael, my eyes start to tear
He never learned to love, the man in the mirror

His gifts Thriller and Bad, made him...

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Categories: prescription, death, dedication, music,
Form: Rhyme
January & February this year, 
prescription lenses lost. I count
the cost (it cost me dear).

A place for everything
and everything in its place,
my grandmother said,

but I...

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© Nola Perez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prescription, funnygrandmother,
Form: Light Verse

My sorrow can swim my sorrow can fly 
I’ve tried to put it to bed but my sorrow wont lye 
It’s not only well hidden...

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Categories: prescription, analogy, culture, depression, grief,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Drug Store
Driving through a small mining town
Angle parking in front of an old drug store
Memories flashed back to my childhood
Those days are gone forever more

Sitting on...

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Categories: prescription, nostalgia, drug,
Form: Rhyme
Justin thyme
Staring in the mirror when I'm down with these scissors I found. 
With my wrists out and prescription lids littered around. 
I've scribbled out a...

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Categories: prescription, anger, best friend, brother,
Form: Rhyme
Collaboration contest
      I am addicted to you

Every time I see you 
My heart skips a beat in excitement 
A sweet sensation...

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Categories: prescription, addiction, feelings, happy, love,
Form: Free verse
The Insomniac Diary
Day one passes into ten and twelve and eight-
Teen years spent by the neon glow of
Alarm clock stifled, the heavy hand, a fist
Trying to wake...

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Categories: prescription, me,
Form: Free verse