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Best Rengay Poems

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


Premium Member Eclectic Wonders in Seasonal Flowers --- A Collab
Words in italic by Angeline Lim
Words in regular font by Timothy Hicks



Hydrangea blues
blooming in seven colors
versatile at heart
 
Storm clouds in a tantrum and yet
the...

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Categories: appreciation, beauty, flower, image, nature, seasons,
Form: Rengay



Premium Member January Jest - A Collaboration
A collaborative poem, written in renga format, or "linked-verse", by Timothy Hicks and Jesse Whitehead.

Verses in normal font are by me.
Verses in italic are by...

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Categories: autumn, beach, change, nature, seasons,
Form: Rengay
Premium Member first halloween
children's laughter...
a boy and girl carve out
a jack-o-lantern

Deep orange pumpkin gutted
The scent of roasted brown seeds

gasps...
the small lantern's grin and eyes are lit
by flickering candle...

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Categories: halloween,
Form: Rengay
first halloween
children's laughter

a boy and girl carve out

 a jack-o-lantern

 

deep orange pumpkin gutted 

the scent of roasted brown seeds




gasps - -

the small lantern's grin and...

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© jack horne  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: halloween,
Form: Rengay
Premium Member Birds in Tuxedos - A Collaboration
Verses in italics by Jesse Whitehead
Verses in normal font by Timothy Hicks



birds in tuxedos
marching through snow
stifled laughter
 
a pair of short legs
behind the coats
 
patient...

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Categories: animal, beauty, change, imagery, insect, nature,
Form: Rengay



Premium Member a weathervane
a weathervane still
points east 'pon gray ancient barn...
fall's air rust tractors

the vain weathervane speaks east
and rust grows though no one knows

rusty John Deere sits
outside engine...

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Categories: life, nature,
Form: Rengay
Elemental Love
Blue evening dress
Topographical cleavage
Nurturing mother

Father Sky reigns high
Soft touch on her horizon

Her head covered with 
A wintery Arctic scarf 
With white pumps to match

He caresses...

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Categories: nature, passion
Form: Rengay
Premium Member Deciduous
Dancing breezes
Bursts of sun
Crisp apple autumn day

Leaves twirl upwards with a flourish
Spurning twigs that yearn to cling

Lovers pass by, their laughter lingers
Dark clouds obscure the...

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Categories: death, natureautumn,
Form: Rengay
Awesome Faith
Awesome Faith
Ask and you will maybe see,
Seek an you will bloody find,
Listen, you might bloody hear,
Shut your eyes, and you are blind,
Visualize and it appears,
Comes...

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Categories: adventure,
Form: Rengay
She, Forever in Boxes
So confined to the boxes is she who
Tries to free herself from them
Breaking down barriers of all political and cultural design
Constructing opportunities and 
Imagining their...

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Categories: age, art, emotions, identity, journey, lost,
Form: Rengay
Premium Member The Bulldog Gets Married
                        ...

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Categories: beauty, daughter, emotions, father daughter, love,
Form: Rengay
Premium Member Dirty Old Man
Wotcha doin alookin at me dat way?
I can see you old enough an you wanna play.
Well let me tell ya sistah I may be a...

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© Vee Bdosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: abuse, assonance, bullying, hip hop,
Form: Rengay
Premium Member Calendar Caviar
*For Deborah Guzzi's The Twining Contest... 
*Co written with Linda-Marie Bariana

"Calendar Caviar"

Windy Winter,
Snowy, chilling cold,
Shivering frosty flakes blow.

Winter runs from Spring peeking back
With childlike eyes,...

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Categories: nature, seasonsspring, spring,
Form: Rengay
Different hearts
How to consider a house that’s not a home
How to consider a heart that stands alone
How to consider bee without its hives
This is me as...

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Categories: life, lost love
Form: Rengay
Christmas Cheer
Christmas day, two thousand years on,
what happened to peace and goodwill among men.
Nothing has changed since the day it began
when Herod tried hard to get...

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Categories: christmas,
Form: Rengay
Holi
The trees smile for its been a while
To see the sprinkle of colours
Bewildering shades in blues and reds
Celebrate the coming of Holi

The canvas of earth...

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Categories: art
Form: Rengay
Eclectic wonders in seasonal flowers
                Hydrangea blues
       ...

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Categories: fantasy, flower, imagery, senses,
Form: Rengay
Soul Mates
Soul Mates

Loving life –
Magical music
Serenades two hearts.

Dancing in the moonlight.
Waltzing through fairy woods

Floating high
Suspended amid dreams 
Kissing heaven

Remembering
That special day
When lovers first met…

Hope touches.
Souls united.

Youthful...

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Categories: love
Form: Rengay
Premium Member FANGS OF TRICKERY


Under ghostly moon--
Bloody skeletons hang
Opening coffins

witches brew maggots in cauldrons
at the end of hooded dance

Shrieks from bleak alleys
Ruffle cobweb  hairs
Medusa hunts for flesh

a shortening...

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Categories: halloween, holiday, mystery,
Form: Rengay
Grape Squeeze
Grape Squeeze
By
Ingrid Showalter Swift

Shake me 
Take me 
Turn me inside out
Rake me 
Make me
Turn my life about 
Fake me
Partake of me
till ya turn the tide...

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Categories: love, me,
Form: Rengay
Premium Member old grist mill
the old grist mill stands
nestled in the rocky bank
red fall leaves surreal

Vibrant blue sky glows stronger
Shadowing my dim life's light

red stained swift water
rushes onward to...

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Categories: life, nature,
Form: Rengay
None read my Poem
Writing a Poem of Love
Not much to cheer
Guess not my love
No one is my dear

Everything is virtual
Nothing is real
None write for me
None bother to read...

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Categories: depression, philosophy, sadwrite, write,
Form: Rengay
Premium Member Dirty Hands
Dirty hands
Caress the evil pumpkin
Light shines bright

The candle burns from within
Attracting the lost souls near

The air dissolves
Where the ghosts reside
They come swiftly

Speaking a tongue
Foreign to...

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Categories: holiday, life, lost, lost,
Form: Rengay
Premium Member Fisherman (Co-Written With Doris Culverhouse)
Swimming, life carefree
Net tightens around the school
Deliverance, grace

May your hook always be cast
Where you least expect fish caught

Synergism, save
These lost fish, grateful intent 
Catch and...

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Categories: allegory, animals, hope, inspirational, life, mystery,
Form: Rengay
Premium Member Magic Mirror Pieces
The magic mirror
Many years of vicious use
Lays shattered

The evil witch of Hollow Street
Cries now like a little baby

The magic lost
The power of the ages
Now in...

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Categories: holiday, life, magic, power,
Form: Rengay