Get Your Premium Membership

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


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...

Read More
© Jo Daniel  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death, dedication, encouraging,
Form: Quatorzain



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

25.

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...

Read More
Categories: desire, dream, love, night, passion,
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...

Read More
Categories: sorrow,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member A reflection
o youth,where did you go
those yesterdays,still glow
pure white,as virgin snow

whose face is this I see,
is this really me;
where,where did youth flee

inside,still seems bran new
my youthful...

Read More
Categories: quatorzain, introspection, life
Form: Sonnet
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...

Read More
Categories: animal, sports,
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...

Read More
Categories: life,
Form: Quatorzain
Nostalgia-Song of the Expatriate
(I'm 
an 
Indian 
lassie, 
was 
born 
in 
West 
Africa, 
(Nigeria), 
Grew 
up 
in 
South 
Africa 
(Swaziland) 
and 
currently 
live 
in 
East 
Africa. 
(Tanzania). 
So 
I...

Read More
Categories: missing, nostalgia, patriotic,
Form: Quatorzain
HORSES ARE HEROES
I've always admired 
horses
and I guess I most surely 
always will
No legend without em' 
complete
The unsung heroes of 
any heroic battle

Pony, colt, filly or mare
ride...

Read More
Categories: horse
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member A BRUSH OF ARS POETICA

A BRUSH OF ARS POETICA


Rhythmic verses wherein death paints a picturesque of life
or life itself is written in lethargic-dying state:
a dusty stocked vocabulary still cuts...

Read More
Categories: imagery, inspiration, poems, poetry, word play,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Death, You Do Not Win
Death, You Do Not Win
 

The world has been unkind to me 
yet there's no where, no where to flee. 
I'll sit and take it...

Read More
Categories: quatorzain, anger, angst, bereavement, change, death of
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Outside My Window
(Quatorzain)

Outside my window          The earth shakes.
Loud roars of thunder crash as the lightening blinds my vision;
Nordic...

Read More
Categories: nature, storm,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Secrets
SECRETS

Breaking shackles of restraint
Is love the lost key?
Heart opened?

FADE TO GREY

I gave away tomorrow
So you have today?
This in lieu?

MECHANICAL RESPONSE

The clock on the wall ticks...

Read More
Categories: love hurts,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Unicorn Island
Noah gathered the animals two of a kind,
But neglected the unicorn- it does not exist;
Except in legend and on a magical island,
And to go there-...

Read More
Categories: fantasy,
Form: Quatorzain
Vinnie, VD, Vichy-
I painstakingly take down reading list.
(I thought that our dear teacher surely gist.)
“Of Bison Men”, antiquity : out o’ print;
and “Batcher in the Fry”, a...

Read More
Categories: quatorzain, funny, humor, humorous, language, , literature,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH
A DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH

The silky pearly-white soft skin, beneath her comb's dark beams
and her intriguing olive eyes' attentive, thoughtful gaze,
behind the night's befalling veil,...

Read More
Categories: inspirational, poverty, rights,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member EFFUSED ENCOUNTER
EFFUSED ENCOUNTER


Neither a dream nor a trick, I beguiled--
I reach the sky enameled with golden smile.
To hurdle bumps and curves, I continue to pedal
this steadfast...

Read More
Categories: beautiful, feelings, flower, life, love, woman,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member T U R P I T U D E


T U R P I T U D E



On and on, slash! My sweetest agony thrilled to tease, SLASH!

Puff, PUFF! Cooking my skin into tender...

Read More
Categories: dark, emotions, evil, imagery, lust, pain,
Form: Quatorzain
Colours of Rainbow
Colours of rainbow

Clouds when veil the mighty sun,
Morning seems so dull and wet,
Rainy day can be much fun,
Joy that tiny drops beget,

Colourful umbs run on...

Read More
Categories: color, joy, life, rain, rainbow,
Form: Quatorzain
Wanderings of Soul
Wanderings of soul



Couldn't see the colour of the sky,
Nor the birds, their flight so high,
The greens were lost in twilight,
Didn't you see tears in my...

Read More
Categories: passion, soulmate,
Form: Quatorzain
Echoes of The Heart
Brows  from the west wind, clinch and glint abreast.
Bracelet she wears,rocks rhythm to country's souls.
Her coloured oval Lips subtle the thought
That she braises when...

Read More
Categories: adventure, allegory, day, friendship, happiness, love,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member A song of songs
on the verge of love,
mutual discovery unveiled
in their secret world;
lips to lips ,sealed,
hearts in passion pound
ardour's whispers sound;
need unchains desire,
pleasure's fever fans a fire,
each flame...

Read More
Categories: love,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Look Beyond Yourself
I recall long ago seeing a picture of a soldier holding a child,
A small child of war and that image still breaks my heart;
Why can...

Read More
Categories: peace, war,
Form: Quatorzain
Top Gun
 quatrozain 

The year is nineteen hundred eighty-six,
the biggest action, music, plots play through.
Behold the crowds are raving, buying ticks!
Top Gun, the movie’s here and...

Read More
Categories: adventure, writing,
Form: Quatorzain
THE WRONG PERCEPTION
Sex is not love as assumed...
so what's it's purpose?
To multiply?...

Read More
Categories: introspection,
Form: Quatorzain
Premium Member Love You So Much
 
Is there something you want to tell me my love?
Because I have some things I need to say to you.
I thought we had forever...

Read More
Categories: death, lost love,
Form: Quatorzain