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Best Recording Poems

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

The farm
     and the porch light hums 
the sound of another 
orange dawn.

Burnt up – crisp

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Categories: recording, life, people, philosophy, time,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Ode to the Redwood
I was once a little twig with dreams of being a mighty tree
So people would come from all around just to look at me
As the...

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Categories: recording, forgiveness, friendship, imagination, life,
Form: Personification
Press '1' For English
I grew a beard
while waiting for you
it looks more and more
like I'll never get through

My left ear was aching
I switched to my right
This perpetual holding

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Categories: recording, funny, humorous, parody, technology,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Together, At Last
Setting: A man and woman are reunited in a garden after an unbearably long separation. From the viewpoint of the man.

Now the sun is slowly...

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Categories: recording, absence, day, flower, happiness,
Form: Rhyme

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Categories: recording, fear, life, people,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member dans le heure bleue

“dans le heure bleue"

My skin feels alive
when you are 
next to me
blood pulsing
from the core
of me
Root Chakra Red
My throat exposed
the Wolf now
lies next to me

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Categories: recording, romance, sensual,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member How do I tell you that I love you
How do I tell you "I love you",
when all that's left to listen is a cloud?

And the tempest has blown away,
all that our hands built.


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Categories: recording, hope, i love you,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Its Not Just A Pen
A pen is more than just a pen;
more than just a recording device.
When I pick up a pen 
I take a journey
to another realm
and to...

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Categories: recording, animal, appreciation, fun, poems,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ghost Fun
ghost cameras
	recording spirits.

ghost riders
        	galloping entities

ghost dancers
	shaking their booties
			What booties?

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Categories: recording, 10th grade, 4th grade,
Form: Light Verse
*****To the naked EYE, this poem may seem like gibberish,
but I assure you it is loaded with 24 palindromes,
3 palindrome phrases, 1 hidden palindrome phrase,

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Categories: recording, humorous, nonsense, onomatopoeia, parody,
Form: I do not know?
Modern Life
Modern Life
We are open twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week
Except Monday mornings and Sunday nights.
What are they on about, at this place that...

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Categories: recording, funny, life, car, me,
Form: Rhyme
2071 - Big Brother watches from on high
2017 - year zero

They loaned to the poor, who cannot repay.
They stole from the old, who cannot recover.
They sold our future, for better or worse

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Categories: recording, corruption, humanity, pain, parody,
Form: Free verse
Modern Marketing, A sonnet
Oh heavy heart these PR men in power
Yellow waxen masks reciting lies
Discovered by research in college towers
Who watch flashing brains in MRIs
Recording as fear lightens...

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Categories: recording, angst, men,
Form: Sonnet
New Never is - Charles Wood
	New never is...  
	(Charles Wood)
	We are but voyeurs, 
	peering through the iris 
	of the painter’s eye’s recording 
	details of a scene 
	not meant for...

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Categories: recording, love,
Form: Free verse

'     '''''''' '        ''   

Somewhere a hand is reading out loud
a Dickinson,...

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Categories: recording, dedication, heart, inspirational, mother,
Form: Free verse
Jimi Hendrix
Electric poems reverberated,
Within the walls of a London abode.
A psychedelic haze fueled the gift,
That a creative heart was bestowed.

Far from his broomstick days,
Passionate strums…electrified the...

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Categories: recording, historyheart, heart, london,
Form: Quatrain
Jealousy in Unexpected Places
I’m really not a jealous person. I am happy for those who are fortunate in life.  If I see a lady who has a...

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Categories: recording, people, happy, missing, woman,
Form: Narrative
Record Player
I'll be honest, 
I gave into anger,
I gave him what he desired,
But I played the roll of the looking glass,
Only to realize, he was blind.


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Categories: recording, anti bullying,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rewind World
In a rewind world, we could live without regret
if, as in a movie, we could do another take.
Erase the messed up scene and do a...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: recording, sorry,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member INTO A DAYDREAM

Our lady cashier, Karen, daydreamed again
right past me in a nearby grocery ,
her fingers fumbling over my selection
of cold cuts, bagels,and lemon powder
while a haze...

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Categories: recording, dream, imagery,
Form: Narrative
Wet but Wiser

A dog! A panic in a pagoda!
Teenager Rex brought a can of soda;
he shook it up hard and then pulled the tab.
But Rex was too...

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Categories: recording, adventure, funny, pets,
Form: Quatrain
looking at your pictures
you always knew to smile
with my silent moment 
i'll think of you a while
and try not to let those memories
become a tearfull...

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Categories: recording, lost love
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dysfunctional Inner Peace
The scorpions creeping out from words slowly, acutely framing
where judgement claims the higher position unconditionally 
lone vulture hanging over its unsuspecting prey ready to pounce...

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Categories: recording, conflict, deep, prejudice, pride,
Form: Quatrain
Hey guys you thought it was fun to joy ride
Steal a car and go wild
Racing through the streets
Faster and faster 
You were heading for disaster

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Categories: recording, car, deep, sad,
Form: Free verse
Forgive me for being lost
I live in a world where kids Cancer, Women get raped, and teenagers get shot
Government take us to war, Police kill innocent people
We're all judged...

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© Alex Duffy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: recording, courage, deep, meaningful, society,
Form: Free verse