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Best Quintilla Poems

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


Premium Member Droplet
Little droplet
your time is near,
never fear,
be part of it.

Fall into the great ocean
your conscious way,
unconscious stay,
Nature's final notion.

Lean back
let it go,
it happens so,
embrace the black.

Droplet...

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© Greg Gaul  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adventure, allegory, analogy, death,
Form: Quintilla



Without a Doubt
Without a Doubt

I’ve seen your yellow underbelly now
and there’s no denying or going back
a solid moral compass is what you lack
this country torn, breaking bodies...

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Categories: anger, political,
Form: Quintilla
Premium Member The Tiger In His Glory
 
A stealthy tiger stalks his prey
His eyes alight with cunning gleam;
And tho' the world may peaceful seem
The lissome springboks graze and play --
The danger...

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Categories: animal, cat, death, power,
Form: Quintilla
Caught in the Sun
Where dawn is born and clouds are spun
To clothe the sky in golden lace,
The sea ignites as currents chase
Soft morning light that's just begun ...

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Categories: beauty, nature,
Form: Quintilla
Premium Member The Beach
It’s nice to get away
for a few hours or a day
As soft breezes stir night air
And salty mist clings to your hair
Stirring memories of Adolescence...

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Categories: nice,
Form: Quintilla



Premium Member The Dogwood
The blood and lapis daylight sets
in ether. How the mind resets
brutality of winter chill
with February's codicil;
what gossamer a dream begets.

I hear the crickets in the...

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Categories: dream, imagery, nature, tree,
Form: Quintilla
Premium Member Echo
Encased in earthen form, I rise,
held chest-tight with fear my eyes belie.
Tumbled stone and ancient steps so steep,
lead to a mound and valley deep
where I...

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Categories: lonely, song, song,
Form: Quintilla
Premium Member An Absinthe Eventide

I sauntered in an evening mist
   A midnight's heaven, magic-kissed
      Lamp-lit raindrops pattered, awesome
    ...

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Categories: adventure, imagery, magic, paris,
Form: Quintilla
The Butterfly Princess
"Just living is not enough, said the butterfly fairy...one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower"  Hans Christian Anderson


    ...

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Categories: butterfly, fairy, fantasy,
Form: Quintilla
Premium Member Smile I feign
Cork of my life, sheer pain in vain,

Rode with me upon a fast train;

Not far could I go, though I tried

For it blocked my path,...

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Categories: introspection, life,
Form: Quintilla
Dawns Arrival
As the morning carries different bird song
My body stirs from its cozy slumber, begone
Aloft to the mountains volcanized hard crest
Dark clouds beat upon its jagged...

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Categories: morning,
Form: Quintilla
Premium Member As time ticks away
Wondrous reigns the gift of your trait
To build future on strengths innate;
Knowing ticks of time rule your day
Don't just dawdle on aimless way
Strive now to...

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Categories: inspirational,
Form: Quintilla
Here I Am

When, in the night, your strength slowly wanes
your future a dark unknown even left to breathe
as you grapple demons inflicted ghostly pains
and stare into swirling...

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Categories: hero, pain, sick,
Form: Quintilla
Courageous in the Night


My tears of gratitude incessantly have flowed
at these, your tenderly written intrepid words
Lifted my wilted feathers to fly with noble birds
For, ever with illness thrust...

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Categories: courage, strength,
Form: Quintilla
Premium Member Life is but a dream
cajoled by love divine sublime
our soul ascends in timeless time
why fret when we are in a dream
delighting in images that stream
hark, oh hermit, to our...

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Categories: dream, life, love,
Form: Quintilla
Premium Member Are we awake
unless awareness unbroken
flame of consciousness unshaken
through waking, dreaming and deep sleep
as vibrant bliss throbs sink in deep
we cannot affirm we’ve woken 

23-December-2021...

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Categories: spiritual,
Form: Quintilla
Premium Member Dark dungeons of delusion
inane mind games anchor us here
ego desires, mirrored by fear 
fickle yet, is our attention
unstable orientation 
we have driven ourselves to tears

16-July-2021...

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Categories: dark,
Form: Quintilla
I Fell in Love With a Tree Stump
I fell in love with a tree stump.
A quite curious stump was he.
No branches to thump.
No fall leaves to see.
But a very special stump was...

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Categories: allegory, love, naturetree, love,
Form: Quintilla
A POEM IS MORE THAN WORDS THAT RHYME
A poem is more than words that rhyme;
it's not some gum sold for a dime
A poem should speak with heart and soul,
it tickles minds and...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: metaphor, poems, poetry, simile,
Form: Quintilla
Premium Member Tasting Bliss
       "Tasting Bliss"




a tender touch ignites romance
fluttering flames create love dance
gentle caresses, tasting bliss,
intoxicates juice of sweet kiss
as hearts...

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Categories: love, passion,
Form: Quintilla
Premium Member FESTIVAL IN MAY


The season’s fest imbues a bliss
As the grove blooms in morning’s kiss;
Where dainty festoons are aglow
Through springtime’s reign, young couples flow
Along bright paths, they reminisce.

The...

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Categories: celebration, happiness, may,
Form: Quintilla
Art
Wet colors blended into one
New creations beheld in awe
Artistic beauties without flaw
Eyes behold glory as the sun
Textures combined into such fun!

quintella 8 syllables each line...

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Categories: art
Form: Quintilla
Actions Speak Louder Than Words
quintella (Spanish quintain) in pentameter

Hard-working spider, you do your part,
instinctive busy spider that thou art.
You speak without doubt as you weave your web.
It is we...

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Categories: 11th grade, humanity, strength,
Form: Quintilla
Premium Member Sweet Valentine


I wish you love my valentine

  I wish once more that you were mine

    Gone are the days when you did...

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Categories: losslove,
Form: Quintilla
Anvil Dreams
The anvil wallows on his heart 
His dreams, trodden, alas depart
Pride triggers a cursory front
The fierce justification hunt
He steps to nowhere from the start
...

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Categories: loss, sad,
Form: Quintilla