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Best Promising Poems

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


Premium Member Within the depths of my vacant soul
When she walked by my side on a lonely road
And took me to the other side, much more verdant,
Through the barren lands of scorched desert,

Clueless...

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Categories: promising, love hurts,
Form: Free verse



Kiss Loneliness Goodbye written by Tim Smith and Seren
I sit here and ponder the days that have past
The many loves that I had, that just didn’t last.
One really sticks out, wish I had...

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Categories: promising, loneliness, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Essence of love collaboration with Vijay Pandit
What is a man without the woman he loves,
searching for his lady like lonesome doves.
As his heart connects with the one he adores,
his soul will...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: promising, appreciation, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Sum of a Life
This life we're living
Is so unforgiving
Reminding us every day
Of games that we played
Choices we made
Dreams that faded away
Paths that were crossed
Loved ones we've lost
Still promising...

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Categories: promising, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member All In All, True Magnificent Treasures Given - a collaboration with Robert and Teppo


Luscious the fruits, beautiful under moonlit beams
firmly planted roots, outstandingly hot, lush-sent dreams
all in all, glorified visions, heavenly sent
treasured deeply with rapture stored, sweet love-nights...

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Categories: promising, appreciation, beautiful, desire, passion,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member All In All, True Magnificent Treasures Given

      	  All In All, True Magnificent Treasures Given

Luscious the fruits, beautiful under moonlit beams
firmly planted roots, outstandingly hot,...

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Categories: promising, art, beautiful, creation, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Darkness Where Now Poe And Raven Reside, Part One
Darkness Where Now Poe And Raven Reside,
(Part One)

As the Raven cross into the dark pits
Those in torment went into heaving fits
Its shrieking calls, alarms even...

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Categories: promising, dark, death, evil, fear,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member LIFE IN ETERNITY
LIFE IN ETERNITY*


1.

The cheerful trumpet of miraculous life, imperatively sounded in 
My mother’s life-giving womb,
Heralding with its melodic tune another animation: MINE!
And as my innocent...

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Categories: promising, birth, life, universe,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Promise
'There is no silence in poetry.'

As I swing back and forth,
surrounded by an abundance of petals,
I still remember being a stranger,
in a foreign land.

Sun shone...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: promising, love, poetry, romantic love,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Your Love Redeemed My Faith In Hope
 Your Love Redeemed My Faith In Hope
 

Across the dance floor, your soft sashaying gown flew
with its bright waving gleams of silver dust and...

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Categories: promising, blessing, future, heart, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Farewell, Youthful Days Of Wading In Crystal Clear Streams
Farewell, Youthful Days Of Wading In Crystal Clear Streams

Farewell, the coming dawn and its soft, golden glow
born as infant fawn, a peaceful river in flow
or...

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Categories: promising, art, beauty, creation, dedication,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A Unicorn spell
Opening wings spreading out
one pure beautiful image in beholding 
Gracefully embracing inside visions 
greeting Mother of pearl shimmering rainbow hues
Her horn sparkling tipped diamond 
Under...

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Categories: promising, beautiful, beauty, love, paradise,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member At the Gate of Dreamland
I know you are there
On the other side
Waiting anxiously for me
There at Dreamland’s Gate
So I close my eyes tight
To hurry myself to you
Hoping sleep comes...

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Categories: promising, desire, dream, passion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Beyond the Horizon

Hearts Soaring                       ...

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Categories: promising, dream, freedom, inspirational, sky,
Form: Verse
Premium Member The Infinite Grace Of Light And Love - a collaboration with Robert Lindley


Although gone from this sad earthly plane, love may yet embrace,
for within Light's truest of gifts, Love brings its infinite grace...

Weeping tears falling into her...

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Categories: promising, grief, hope, spiritual, true
Form: Rhyme
As I Plot Just One More Day
I am immeasurably honoured to have been invited to collaborate with as fine a poet as Robert Lindley. Our first collaborative process has been very...

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Categories: promising, death, desire,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Your Love Redeemed My Faith In Hope - a collaboration with Robert Lindley


Across the dance floor, your soft sashaying gown flew
with its bright waving gleams of silver dust and blue;
within that blessed gaze, lonesome heart jumped a...

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Categories: promising, emotions, hope, romantic love,
Form: Rhyme
Standing alone on this beach


Standing alone on this beach 

Standing alone on this beach
remembering the sun greeting the horizon,
draping an aquamarine skyline
in swirling watercolor ribbons
enticing twilight to make an...

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Categories: promising, lost love,
Form: Free verse
If I gave you
  
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If I gave you my heart on a big silver platter
would you sit with me here at the edge of the moon
Arranging the...

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Categories: promising, good night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member As I Plot Just One More Day
As I Plot Just One More Day

Desperate as the waking at blackest dawn
I seek only moments within eternity,
for the day upon me is long 
and...

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Categories: promising, appreciation, art, dark, deep,
Form: Free verse
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: promising, courage, hope, power, sick,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Scent of Your Soul
The scent of your feelings clings 
To the fabric of my dreams
It never leaves….it lingers
Lingers
Permeating everything
The scent of your feelings
Envelopes me

The fragrance of gardenia
When you...

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Categories: promising, flower, for her, soulmate,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member All I Have in Life
All I Have in Life

My joyful 'witchy' friend
thinks only good of ev'ryone
She taught me how love works
conspires constantly with angels;
captured my soul in water colors
She's...

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Categories: promising, absence, best friend, betrayal,
Form: Free verse
Our First Gift Rediscovered
Those old memories crash
     Like frenzied hurricane waves
          Upon our sand and...

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Categories: promising, imagination, life, love, passion,
Form: Epyllion
Premium Member I Dream of Dreams
I dream of a place where dancers embrace,
Waltzing together incipient lights,
Music transposed echoed heavenly grace,
Accompanies first harmonious nights;

I dream of lilacs and lavender mist,
Adrift susurrus...

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Categories: promising, lost love,
Form: Sonnet