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Best Prose Poetry Poems

Below are the all-time best Prose Poetry poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of prose poetry poems written by PoetrySoup members

I Think Of You - An Alternative Universe - 6

From childhood it was a world of and I...
I leaned lightly, leisurely against your heart and you let me in.

We were five I use...

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Categories: best friend, cute love, desire, funny
Form: Prose Poetry

Premium Member I DANCE
Voice: Jason Williams


I danced! 
Whirling air around me, particles of sundust 
in tornadoes and hurricanes following me in awe
I danced.
Each night I wake and feel...

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Categories: abuse, dance, music, pain,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Know yourself
I wonder from all the seasons,
which one is me?

How do nature's elements
define my identity?

When clouds reflect judgement,
it does not matter what they think,
I do not...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: analogy, seasons, spiritual,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Hope, A Little Remained
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...

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Categories: anxiety, dark, emotions, fate, grief, pain,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member TO THE FLOWER

Your scent beckoned my weeping heart to painless flight;
amidst a garden where God dusts His pretty love.

Spring tints are pure and fragrant, free...

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Categories: prose poetry, beauty, environment, flower, imagery, nature,
Form: Free verse

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...

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Categories: life, love, philosophy,
Form: Prose Poetry
Why must I Cry
   I come to the garden along, while the dew is still fresh
on the meadows. Early in the morning do the bird's sing

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Categories: devotion, inspirational, recovery from..., prayer, drug,
Form: Prose Poetry

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...

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Categories: best friend, friendship, thank you, tribute,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Shores of uncertainty
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...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: analogy, dark, deep,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Loves Luculent Light
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.
In Perpetuum...

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Categories: destiny, fate, love,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Has Fate Have Something Special Planned
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...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: emotions, fate,
Form: Prose Poetry
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 
for the...

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Categories: angst
Form: Prose Poetry
If Not
If not passion then desire, that fills 
this heart with fire. At last this heart
has found that hallowed ground at
your side, that place of dreams....

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Categories: lovelove,
Form: Prose Poetry
Blue Tears On Parchment
Light blue tears on parchment, how softly my pen 
weeps for you. Ribbons of verse bind, pull tightly 
on oozing emotions. Devoted words lie embalmed...

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Categories: devotionwords,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member AUTISM
I rise at the center of...
Is it a room? This is a face.
There is motion, too fast, too clamorous.
Cryptic and opaque. Shapes shift
into my field...

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Categories: me, mental illness, self, solitude,
Form: Prose Poetry
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: africa, anger, corruption, culture, life, political,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Do You Need Some Pixie Dust
Laughing, dancing, having the time of her life,
Faerie Fun went from mushroom house to toadstool cottage,
Spreading joy,
Playing with everyone
In a kind and pleasant way.
There was...

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Categories: 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member It's an illusion
(one-act play)

The patient

They call it a sickness, a psychosis, an insanity, but I know: this is the leverage 
by means of which I can set...

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Categories: world,
Form: Prose Poetry
Poets of a New Dawn

Taking a long ink dip in a desert pond,
rejected drake words
ripple echoes in the wilderness: Tread with care!
Dreadnought thoughts silicate crystalized,
glass menagerie opens to a...

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Categories: poets, truth, visionary, wisdom,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Dark And Tragic, When Fate Sets Its Black Hand To Decide
Dark And Tragic, When Fate Sets Its Black Hand To Decide

Icy cold had invaded, her heart became a hard frozen tomb
Never again would she allow...

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Categories: bereavement, betrayal, dark, death, fate, loss,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Blackbird in September
In dream lone blackbird sits on telephone line,
pleading, what more do I have to give. 

Wing once beat out a metronome in time..
leaving thoughts lost...

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Categories: bird, dream, identity, loss, me, september,
Form: Prose Poetry
Language Barrier
I couldn’t understand the language she spoke,

at least not all of it,

but the emotion pouring past her lips, 

the tears in her eyes, her clenched...

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Categories: emotions, immigration, inspiration, language, life, love,
Form: Prose Poetry
A SLave's Cry
Stranded in this place
I cannot recognize
Abandoned and lonely
No one hears my cries
AS i walk through this wasteland
Of wilderness and desolation
I am consumed with anguish
I walk...

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Categories: abuse, angst, black african american, depression,
Form: Prose Poetry

So if my vocal folds can’t collaborate to produce sounds to communicate loudly to your beautiful mind that I have an endless...

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Categories: art, beauty, emotions, humor, i love
Form: Prose Poetry


These salted memories tell stories
The oceans and seas gave birth to.

Over the tempestuous...

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Categories: america, black african american, emotions, feelings,
Form: Prose Poetry