Best Prose Poems
Below are the all-time best Prose poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of prose poems written by PoetrySoup members
I Think Of You - An Alternative Universe - 6
prose, 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...
angst, dark, life,
Silently he sat in darkness, flinching at the sight of light.
Which created a glow reflecting on his balding head.
His cold glare did not help my...
prose, 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...
THE MISSIONARY AND THE BUM
faith, friendship, love,
There once was a bum. He
was the neighborhood drunk.
He had a unkempt demeanor.
His salt and pepper hair had not
been washed in...
absence, i miss you,
I forgot myself today
as melancholic melodies
overwhelm each beat
of my wandering heart.
The sanctimonious sun deceives
as a bitter breeze breathes
against sullen silent surfaces.
Recycled emotions penetrate
Pathway to love
longing, love, , Lullaby,
As I sit watching fusions of saffron and scarlet hues
elegantly charm the horizons.
Silently, fluffy lush clouds float by
like a magnetic field drawing me closer,
Adrift in fiction
analogy, appreciation, books,
Placid rain gently kisses unblemished windows
as leaves fall in an Autumn breeze.
In the distance cinereal clouds congregate,
converging upon the city's royal citadel.
Oblivious to the storm,...
As fields become barren
What has become of me?
Like a madman laughing in the rain,
wandering through fields of barley,
where ghosts whisper my name.
Hesitantly venturing forward,
reluctant to turn back,
Hope, A Little Remained
prose, anxiety, dark, emotions, fate,
Hope, A Little Remained
She walked the creaking floors of the rat-infested room,
trying to remember what tragedy had sent her to this shabby place.
Her heart felt...
Simple Words For Simple People
analogy, beach, beautiful, books,
If I had a pretentious brain
which acts faster than my heart
Maybe then,I would abhore this soul
which spreads freely through each verse
Maybe then I would...
Counting Seconds-The Rewrite
i sit lonely.
the crowded restaurant is thick with sound
i pick away at it
moving back into the stagnant silence
of my own comfort
Why must I Cry
prose, devotion, inspirational, recovery from...,
I come to the garden along, while the dew is still fresh
on the meadows. Early in the morning do the bird's sing
A Love Letter to My Friends of India
When I think of India, I think of dark eyed beauties,
their foreheads painted with decorative red dots,
and I see them moving deliciously in beautiful bright...
I'm just a man
absence, lost love, love
You sat there crying with tears rolling down you face
Asked me why I didn’t show you any compassion
All I could say was that:
fantasy, writing, girl, me,
It was a rainy day so I flipped through a stack of comics
My Amazing Poet series
Finally I picked the fabulous Five
I liked the picture on...
TO DARREN - SOME STARS SHINE BRIGHTER
prose, best friend, friendship, thank
SOME STARS SHINE BRIGHTER
Some stars shine brighter
Some waves crash stronger
Some winds blow warmer
Some days are lovelier
Some friendships are eternal...
During our lives we meet a...
Shores of uncertainty
prose, analogy, dark, deep,
As his mind drifts upon silent shores of uncertainty,
he ponders what was, what is and what is yet to come.
He wonders why no one...
Home Collaberation with Silent One
absence, desire, home, longing,
Standing in the heart of this city
in awe of spectacular lights illuminating tall buildings.
Millions of strangers rush to and fro.
Who would've thought I would be...
Loves Luculent Light
prose, destiny, fate, love,
Love’s Luculent Light
Beyond the portals of time exist immaculate immortals incarnates of light,
helped by the Angels to seed sempiternal love into our earthly existence.
Has Fate Have Something Special Planned
prose, emotions, fate,
She longs to take possession of her heart, but she quickly forgets.
He used his flattering power to gleam the pages and feast.
Like the wind...
I flew over Bryce Canyon my wings fully spread in a gentle glide
as I marveled at the view below. It wasn't the first time...
A Getaway To Ancient Venice
I can still recall the look upon His face
Each thought still makes me go to that enchanting place
The vernal air was floral sweet and honey...
prose, life, love, philosophy,
I asked to my father
Baba, What is life ?
He politely said to me, " Life is Duty . "
I asked to my mother
Maa, What is...
The Instincts of Innocence
I reflect upon a word -
To understand more fully what it means,
I think of what it conjures up for me -
Just Three Pounds
Three pounds a month they
ask, save the Tiger, save the
Panda, save the Jaguar, save
the rain forest.
Three pounds a month for
the children's hospital and