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Best Quatorzain Poems

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

Premium Member Dream Come True - ITQ
Before the day turned into night
You I saw, what an awesome sight!
A smile of eve, of love and light,
A lovesome theme, my dream did write.


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Categories: romantic,
Form: Quatorzain

In the Dark ITQ
The sunset clouds are pinks and greys
in tattered strips, in rips and frays,
in feathered flight at end of days,
in summer skies that fill my gaze.


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Categories: dark, light, night, sky,
Form: Quatorzain
An Inspiring Pile of Shoes
I attended a large gathering and took some time
to observe the great assortment of shoes stacked on the racks
I saw new shoes, pricey shoes, and...

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Categories: humor, inspirational, social,
Form: Quatorzain
The Sun Will Soon Shine Again
Do not drown in your sorrow,
This dark storm is not the end,
Look forward to tomorrow,
This cloud too shall pass, my friend;

It's difficult, I agree,
To stop...

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Categories: death, dedication, encouraging,
Form: Quatorzain
Bullfighter and Bulls
A fuming, fierce and moving target
On yor species will you place yor bet!

Aiming the blade into shoulder blade or beating heart
all toreadors hope to throw...

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Categories: animal, sports,
Form: Quatorzain

We Dance Within the Midnight Hours - Valentine's Collection
(Valentine's Collection)


my Valentine, our temples entwine in the dance of midnight hours
beloved, you shine in golden pleasure before my eyes
our shadows dance upon the wall...

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Categories: desire, dream, love, night,
Form: Quatorzain
Ode To the Salty Tear
O' Salty tear, a mere clear drop that you are
You've emerged for a million different reasons
many of which only the shedder knows
for you've emerged in...

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Categories: sorrow,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Palm Tree Sonnet
Stiff pleated fronds in concert rise
to wax under the April sun 
and trill their canticles begun
in verses jade that they comprise.

Chartreuse of thorny branches splay

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Categories: imagery, nature, spring, tree,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Skipping a Stone
I skip one stone across the pond,
an oblate onyx dotting i's
in footles of a vagabond
who tiptoes after tiger eyes.

Perhaps the ripples left behind
are teary runes...

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Categories: imagery, nature,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Freddie the Frog
Okay, I'm unserious today, all seriousity I was daydreaming about bullschitt and wondered if it was 'produced' by bulls or bull frogs or even...

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Categories: funny, life,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Lead Us From Darkness To Light
“Ceasing to sway, get out of your own way ~
That love and light bursts forth, like a sun ray”
~ quote, by poet

Believing ourselves to be...

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Categories: life, spiritual,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Footprints On the Shore
The longest journey is my life spent
hurried times I've traveled, without lament...Poet

I ponder my footprints left in sea sand
they linger like life, for a time,...

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Categories: life,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Lost Smiles
What price a smile;
its value immeasurable?
First learned when a cheek was tickled,
long before an uttered jest,
a nonsensical gurgling grin
learned how to own a room.
Before "trying...

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Categories: life,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Sacred Stature
“With sacred status as a forgiven sinner, saved by God with His love, I accept the sacred duty to live for Him.” by the Poet


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Categories: blessing, christian, faith, god,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Sunlight Faded to Tarnished Gold ITQ
Just on a whim I took a walk,
following the trills of a lark
Along new trails did I embark,
not recognizing a landmark

Fearing the worst, if truth...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: day, night,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Flies Is a Delicacy For Me
If flies in our sleep is meat
Ketchup-ing all we can eat,
But I’m warning you, you have to be fast.
Grab a plate quickly, when the die...

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Categories: 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Before the Day Turned Into Night - ITQ
Before the day turned into night,
the sun was shining big and bright.
It was indeed a wondrous sight
that filled my heart with such delight.

In afternoon there...

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Categories: nature,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Thrill of Night ITQ

Moon and stars, up in blackest skies
Breathing softly before night dies
Soon, the gentle sun shall arise,
Blazing beauty, warmth to chastise.

Before the day turned into night,

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Categories: appreciation, light, moon, muse,
Form: Quatorzain
Haunted, ITQ
Tree boughs scope me by window glass,
As the long night without stars pass
The moon out like dead rock— the last
Time dark mornings will be so...

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© Paige Hind  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: angst, dark, introspection, january,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Before the Day Turned into Night ITQ
Staying at the western brink high
Sun opens his fiery third eye
Red tint quickly colors the sky
With white chiffon clouds floating nigh

Before the day turns into...

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Categories: beauty, earth, eve,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Diamond Dreams, ITQ
Before the day turned into night,
when the sunbeams whirl out of sight,
I'll seize garnet streaks of twilight,
let lamps within heart reignite.

Above hills of hope where...

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Categories: dream,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member A New Day
I awoke quickly nearing dawn                
I jumped from bed to...

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© Ann Peck  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: appreciation,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Before - ITQ
Before the day turned into night,
a scarlet sun inked clouds of white.
And tinted the sky with red light;
a cotton candy pink delight.

Before the birds lose...

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Categories: beautiful, bird, change, image,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Before the Night-ITQ

Before the day turned into night
A nascent sun, spun brilliant light.
A vast kaleidoscope alight
Nature's tinted hues soothing sight.

Romance true nature, appeasing
Soul with its eyes and...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: nature,
Form: Quatorzain
Horses Are Heroes
I've always admired 
and I guess I most surely 
always will
No legend without em' 
The unsung heroes of 
any heroic battle

Pony, colt, filly or mare

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Categories: horse
Form: Quatorzain