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Best Raise The Bar Poems

Below are the all-time best Raise The Bar poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of raise the bar poems written by PoetrySoup members


Wall Street
      

Set upon the new world stage within the burning fires of hell. Silently posed factions of the elite, suppress...

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Categories: raise the bar, political, slam, social, war, war, world,
Form: Epic



Premium Member Tribute to Teachers - Constanza
 Tribute to Teachers - Constanza

Upon my soapbox I protest
    that teachers schooling young and old,
    be honored like...

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Categories: raise the bar, children, school, teacher, teachers day,
Form: Rhyme
LULU
My cats a tad bit different so I'm here to raise the bar
He won't climb a fence adores riding in the car 
His favorite trip...

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© Judy Konos  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: raise the bar, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Academic Proverbs
A passage, I read,
in the book of Academic Proverbs,
"Seize the day
and reach for the stars".
Along with many others like
"Follow your dreams,
don't sell yourself short,
and raise...

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Categories: raise the bar, allegory, faith, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Being a parent
Being a parent

You tried to be the best parent you were able.
Given the tools that life’s experience thought.

You attempted, on many occasion, to raise the...

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Categories: raise the bar, children,
Form: Free verse
Brain Rain
Wood burner, smoke choke,

Dog shite, bullfight.

Hashtag, manbag.

Anal bleaching, hate preaching.

Save the fox, change your clocks.

Prom queen, crime scene.

Chocolate fountain, food mountain.

Buy to let , insure...

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Categories: raise the bar, society,
Form: List
Acceptance Is The Key For Being Truly You And Me
Individuality
Is the most important key
For being truly who you are
You can help to raise the bar
Of making others realize
There's no reason to disguise
The person they...

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Categories: raise the bar, abuse, bullying, change,
Form: Rhyme



Life want to see U, without ICU
I can’t believe, I am in ICU

Now that I am, Life want to see U
From ICU, THROUGH ICU... ... ...

Retrospecting.... .... ...
Using morality and spirituality...

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Categories: raise the bar, health, life, recovery from...life, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Always in my Heart
Always in my Heart

I wake this morning, his bed is bare
His smell is here but he’s not there.
The rooms the same because it’s his
But the...

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© Roger Page  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: raise the bar, lossnice, nice,
Form: Rhyme
SAD EYES Food-Can't live with it can't live without it
Sad eyes that pour out tears wishing those tears can reap some harvest for the poor and unfortunate, the babies and youth the mothers that...

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Categories: raise the bar, poverty,
Form: ABC
PATRIARCHY-hear me roar
HEAR ME ROAR….

You think you’re better than me,
Trying to dominate the very soul that created you, protected you
Maybe a century ago you could say men...

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Categories: raise the bar, abuse, appreciation, freedom, visionary, women,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Mental Excercise Number 36
Never spill secrets.
Always raise the bar.
Sometimes go in hiding.
Never steal sundries.
Always look to win.
Sometimes cry.
Never arrive late.
Always appear content.
Sometimes freak out.
Never sound alarms.
Always handle it...

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Categories: raise the bar, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Drown.
Thousands of people drowning in their self perception.
Hundreds of people, searching for a place.
Tens of people changing to fit in.
One person, feels alone.

She sits at...

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© Rachel W  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: raise the bar, angstheart, people, self, heart, love, people,
Form: Narrative
Straight From The Heart
1/6/17


I'd like to raise a toast

Life ain't a joke
Been trying to stay afloat
And make the most
While I see another night and day approach
Near and far...

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Categories: raise the bar, poetry, rap, word play, words, work,
Form: Rhyme
Raising the bar
 I’ll raise the bar and do what’s right
Raising the bar comes purely with
A fight. I’m Christ representative
In this dark unfriendly world, refusing
 To get...

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© Abraham L  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: raise the bar, inspirational
Form: Personification
Infused By Figment Fire - finish


 my body's broke and beaten now for certain; 
too many years of junk have dried my bones. 
I think I see the final call...

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Categories: raise the bar, introspection, future, hope, life, time,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
My Fair Lady
Way she speak literature fiction that told time, 
That took time for me speak,
Inline with my inner emotion learning fragments that stop and pause in...

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Categories: raise the bar, art, love, , literature,
Form: Verse
Time Heals Everything
Written By:  D. Collins 3/29/16

Time heals the heart and concurs the blues.
It gets us through all the woo, woo, woos.
Never dissipating but only giving...

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Categories: raise the bar, cool, how i feel, life,
Form: Sonnet
The Day I Met You
The day i met you i believed in love again
The day i met you i wanted to be more than friends
The day i met you...

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Categories: raise the bar, loveday, heart, day, heart, love,
Form: Rhyme
Otherside
Two paths I cant choose
shoes racked, knee caps on the pews
Hands clasped we ask for a few
Key At Bats just to come through
Cause its the...

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Categories: raise the bar, christian, courage, dark, god, political, prayer,
Form: Lyric
Cowabunga
7/13/17



Cowabunga
I'm coming in with a hunga munga
Near and far from any rotunda
Going in and out the umbra
While close and beyond yucca
Across desert, grassland, forest and...

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Categories: raise the bar, dark, fun, perspective, poetry, rap, word
Form: Rhyme
Polarity
what does bi-polar really mean?
can we correct our own polarity?
show me a little clarity
because it seems to be a rarity
and maybe you can share with...

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Categories: raise the bar, confusion,
Form: Blank verse
Maxi Hayles
With campaigns established
Accolades accomplished
An honourable life, taken to the max
Championed feats, of no small measure
A nation can treasure
Matters addressed with proficiency
The shaping of an era...

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Categories: raise the bar, inspirational,
Form: Political Verse
Perhaps
No logical place for this line in another scribing on the
same theme, so I put it down here, looked at it for a moment.
Decided to...

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Categories: raise the bar,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Stories that were sung
Stories that were sung .

Minstrels of old, once, did tell, stories 
in songs, we have come to know the glories 
of times long passed, of...

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Categories: raise the bar, history,
Form: Rhyme