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Best Self Help Poems

Below are the all-time best Self Help poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of self help poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member SELF HELP POEM
SELF HELP POEM


Self help Poem: It started off with one-
I was really startled by the potency
I was overwhelmed by it -
It seemed to disappear faster...

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Categories: self help, addiction, humorous, word play,
Form: Light Verse



Heart Attack Self help
Heart Attack Self Help

A viral message of self help  is making its round through whatsapp..
Reportedly written by a cardiologist Dr Siva, a senior doctor...

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Categories: self help, caregiving, giving, hope, together,
Form: Free verse
Paper Dolls
she is everything you have seen in the movies
crayola hair
velvet dress
sugar in her veins
tears glued to her face
she fingerpaints the kitchen walls like a little...

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Categories: self help, addiction, beautiful, emotions, fire, love, poems,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Veras first poem
Hi everybody, my name is Vera as some of you already know, and I am the wife of Peter Duggan. I came on this site...

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Categories: self help, anger, angst, change, war, drug,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Your Crotch And You


As crotches go, mine is up there with the best

I would even classify it as exceptional

One would think it all comes down to size

But size...

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Categories: self help, humor,
Form: Narrative



Four Stages of Fire
1. INCIPIENT
the smell of burning body helps me sleep at night
i'd rather ignite this spark in my stomach than shove bread down my throat
singe this...

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Categories: self help, food, health, moving on, old, self,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Me and Us
I live in the land of me and us
Here we look out for number one
Self care
Holidays
New cars
Big house
Travel the world
Finest meals
Satisfying our every need
Self help...

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Categories: self help, introspection,
Form: Free verse
We are united for a better life
Life is somehow like doing a project, 
It cannot automatically succeed           
Except some kindness divines...

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Categories: self help, dedication, destiny, faith, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
SURPRISE ENDING
There was once a man.
He’d always wanted to write,
But his biggest failing was
That he wasn’t very bright.

Whenever he started 
On a story or a plot,
Before...

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Categories: self help, life, on writing and words, people,
Form: I do not know?
THE MATRIARCH
THE MATRIARCH 
(In Memory of Eva Vescovi Dixon 1910-2010) 
by Tina (Vescovi) Lasley 

She was a Sister, Mother, Aunt and Friend 
Someone on whom you...

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Categories: self help, dedication, devotion, family, friend, family, age,
Form: Rhyme
Addict
She was the embodiment of beauty
The manifestation of goodness
Everything she did was 
Lovely
Graceful
Flawless
People would call he an angel
But no one saw the devil buried inside
Setting...

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Categories: self help, abuse, addiction, slam,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Beast
BEWARE the BEAST! She bites! She Snores! She Snorkels!
No wonder Dragon likes her so much! She also Snarls, and Drools!
No one dares to wake her...

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Categories: self help, fantasy, fun, funny, happiness, humor, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
Pain in my heart
Pain in my heart, love on my mind.
Direction and guidance - it’s hard to find.
If I was a bird I would be high in the...

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Categories: self help, pain, , literature,
Form: Lyric
Artificial Beauty
Rare, natural, unblemished, lasting and profound

Beauty is penned, defined and crooned

From poets, authors, artist and strangers

Described in depth, penned to death,

Setting standards unreachable by the...

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Categories: self help, life,
Form: Rhyme
FLEETING EMOTIONS
FLEETING EMOTIONS

Making decisions by sight
We let our emotions be our guide
Doing what we want to do—as pride and feelings rule
Taking common-sense approaches, evaluating risks –...

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Categories: self help, christian, emotions,
Form: Diamante
Premium Member Self-Un-improvement
January 17, 2016  
Updated February 18, 2016
Written by Gail DeBole

There once was a thief named Brooks
Who wrote a crook’s self-help book.
He charged a very...

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Categories: self help, funny, humorous,
Form: Limerick
AN OUTCAST IN RENOWNED MANOR
In what ways should self-  help guide quod erat 
demostrandum?  An outcast in renowned manor, Hardly given a libate to quodlibets own very...

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Categories: self help, absence, adventure, faith, growth, hope, identity,
Form: Narrative
Rejection
Our childhood was selfish reign
did nothing but cause personal pain
our parents did naught for the self-worth gain
but ridiculed us into shame.

All our lives we tried...

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Categories: self help, how i feel, irony,
Form: Free verse
Retirement Time
“a little time to give... a little time to live, time always means so much”

Before I knew it, I could retire, everyone said it would...

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© Lee Ramage  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: self help, caregiving, death, love, sad, people, time,
Form: Rhyme
Embark on the journey out of the dark

Writings moving through me with the Holy Spirit,
Inviting exquisite artistry like Hebrew so I write it automatically,
Transmitted and sent with rugged style of construed truth,...

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© Quincy Mac  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: self help, destiny, identity, meaningful, self, uplifting, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Now I am a Poet
Letter to a novice poet:

(What modern poetry is for me)

Welcome to the family of budding poets, who pen passion and
meaning or anything life holds for...

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Categories: self help, adventure, courage, inspirational,
Form: Prose
Premium Member AHA HAIKU 11


Odd roadside stall
Newsy newsprint;
Brisk disaster sells

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Hardware insights
Self-Help projects;
Crafty poise

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Evening dark
Deserted park;
Empty ark

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Primal pose
Playground excursions;
Kiddy laughter

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Traffic accident
Human error hurls;
Proud regrets shout

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Brisk brush strokes
Calligraphy moves;
Artwork erupts

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Old miniature...

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Categories: self help, change, , cute,
Form: Haiku
Sonnet 6 'I have a little Child within me still'
I have a little child within me, still…
Still as the falling snow fallen down at night,
He wants his Laurie, and will wait, until
She comes… and...

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Categories: self help, boy, child, loss, love, sad, trust,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Brain in head feet in shoes-w
The way less traveled I would like to choose
The beaten path offers no challenges indeed
Steer my way with brain in head, feet in shoes

There are...

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Categories: self help,
Form: Villanelle
Year 3000
I have been to the year 3,000

I have been to the year 3000 not much
Has changed, there is still corruption
And modern day currency is currently
Worth...

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Categories: self help, adventure, age, appreciation, dedication, hope, repetition,
Form: Free verse