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Best Rack Poems

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


My Heart Will Go On
POTD 30th August 2018 

The gently swaying branches of the old oak should elicit calmness
And yet a sense of foreboding permeates the midnight air
Wild imaginings?...

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Categories: rack, grief, heartbreak, lost, romance,
Form: Dramatic Verse



Premium Member Hubby's Hair Cut
A corner shop, a busy street
your mother's hand, your dragging feet
I can almost set the scene.......A messy rack of magazines,
A barber pole,  some shaving...

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Categories: rack, childhood, husband, people,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Dress
It was the last year of high school and there was a lack of beaux,
But then I got an invite. Whew, that was close!
So now...

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Categories: rack, 12th grade, dance, high
Form: Couplet
What's fair is fair

What’s fair is fair

I walked into Macys Department Store the other day
thinking I’d buy a few items for the summer
I entered on the first floor...

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Categories: rack, fashion, humor, men, women,
Form: Free verse
Write !
Write !


Some madness banter of insanity
is pulling at my thoughts
spilling effulgent
in giant verbs and huge marching nouns
collecting snippets as it walks
stomping on flowers
and mushing liquid...

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Categories: rack, on writing and wordsme,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Creeping Naked
Wearing clothes to bed simply makes no sense
I must float freely on my waterbed
But when I wake in the morning, I’m tense
Wrinkles from the sheets...

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Categories: rack, angst, funny,
Form: Dizain
Premium Member THE CURTAIN OF PAIN FELL UPON US








While snowflakes continue to fall,
upon a night  pale as ghostly winter
I falter from my own distraught pause--
the hazy  moon watches my young girl
a...

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Categories: rack, mother daughter, pain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Fortunes Of Fortunate Fate
Some lives seem predestined -

etched with stellar grandeur
upon the crystal cradle of the universe
where solar winds sigh but a lullaby
and infinity is but an inheritance
whilst...

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Categories: rack, fate, life, satire, society,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member bard's-eye view
ado the realms that I have plunged with phrase
          they have no shape - no bound'ries...

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Categories: rack, analogy, metaphor, poetry, wisdom,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Generic Oppression Poem
Oppressed by you, your state, your religion
So you think you good, kind and Superior
But I find you  cruel, arrogant and callous
But that is just...

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Categories: rack, abuse, anger, angst, depression,
Form: Free verse
LIFE IS LIKE FOOTBALL
It took just a moment
A single concentration lapse
And down the drain,Bayern's effort went
Whilst Messi enjoyed the claps


Life is like a football game
As dicey as a...

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Categories: rack, art,
Form: Didactic
The Warp and The Weft
The Warp and The Weft

The warp and the weft are different but both thread
Choose any colour you like, through the blues to the red
The warp...

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Categories: rack, inspirational,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Lacking Eloquence
Lacking 

Lacking eloquence
Lector lacking

Bullfrogs and lemmings crooning
In the swamp of dim intellect
Spewing their haughtiness
Through their noses the spittle drops
Collecting in murky waters

Their stagnation hiding within...

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Categories: rack, art, beautiful, bullying, deep,
Form: Free verse
Lumpy Rumpy and the Rotten Egg Gas
Lumpy Rumpy, now a high school lad,
I'm afraid is still acting very bad,
In his school laboratory he did amass,
Some stinking, self-made, rotten egg gas.

He corked...

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Categories: rack, children, funny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ahoy There - Out Of My Way
'Twas a dark and stormy night on that dark and stormy night!
HMS Blunderbuss plied the billowing seas just off the Isle of Wight!
Able Seaman Steer...

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Categories: rack, dark, funny, light,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The River

I finished work at noon on Friday and headed home to pack
Put my gear in the trunk and put my canoe on the roof rack
Headed...

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Categories: rack, adventure, america, death, river,
Form: Narrative
The Poet Destroyer vs. The Acrostic Italian: Round Eight
Putting my kisses all around your neck,
Obligates you to do the same to me.
Electrify my soul and I will be
The one whose knees will quickly...

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Categories: rack, love
Form: Italian Sonnet
An affair with nature
Pass onto this thinking place
Pristine with luster and rhythmic textures
Bath in its heart-warming splendor
Here in this monolithic emerald patchwork
This relationship consoles your psyche
A pluck from...

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Categories: rack, nature, places, seasons
Form: Free verse
The Wretched Prince
"The Wretched Prince"

You were my hope
And all my dreams,
But all of that has changed,
It seems

Because I treated 
You so bad,
Destroying everything
We had

And if I could
Just...

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Categories: rack, christian, farewell, girlfriend, goodbye,
Form: Rhyme
Bull Moose
              Bull Moose
I was sitting on a rock out near Cripple Creek
Panties...

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Categories: rack, animal, humor, nature,
Form: Rhyme
I'm Just Nuts Over You
Chewy chocolate chip bars
finger licking good
soft butter sugars oats stir
fold in flour mixture
add chips and walnuts
spoon spread and
bake !





Just In Time For Back To School...

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Categories: rack, family, food, happiness, health,
Form: Epulaeryu
Autumn Pie
Apple pie, fresh from the oven
cools on a rack, whiffs of cinnamon-nutmeg
aroma rise through the pastry vent
then drifts out through
the kitchen window opened an inch...

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Categories: rack, autumn, food,
Form: Free verse
SHOPPING DAY
Shopping day arrives and the shopper 
has in mind
A delicacy called veal she knows she 
will find 
It's in a nicely wrapped pack its contents...

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Categories: rack, allegory, animal, bereavement, emotions,
Form: Couplet
Poker
The suicidal King and the one eyed Jack
Were perusing the bar for a late evening snack
"How's her?" asked the Jack.
"Too thin," said the King.
"I like...

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Categories: rack, funny
Form: Rhyme
Keeping My Mind
I know what is to become of this frame,
But I don't know how it will get there.
Heart attack?  Cancer?  Hit by a train?
The...

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Categories: rack, death, leaving, life, me,
Form: Rhyme