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Best September Poems

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


Premium Member September
"September, beautiful month of my birth, is nigh, but I cannot feel glad."

September, drifting in with glow of moon,
you stifle Summer’s ardor. . . and...

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Categories: september, nature, sad, sun, time,
Form: Terzanelle



Premium Member Glory of her magnificence
Oceans apart
buried under sandy shores,
a rare pearl slept comfortably
behind her walls.

Fate must have been kind,
for a common man like me,
to stumble upon her shell.
As I...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: september, change, longing, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member POETS
When all around is darkness
Who provides the sun
When everyone is serious
Who is poking fun
When pollution clouds the bright blue sky
Who brings clarity
Who tries to bring...

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Categories: september, appreciation, encouraging, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The World Needs Poetry
You ask, “Why DOES the world need poetry?”
           And I say...

Its writing is my sanity,
...

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Categories: september, poems, poetry, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Unwritten ink
There you were - dancing,
unaware of the intense rain.
Despite grey clouds grimacing,
your radiant glamour enticed emotions.

Emeralds and sapphires shimmered
through those luminous eyes.
First glimpse of your...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: september, love, romance,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Sometimes we don't get a chance to say goodbye
sometimes
we don't get a chance
to say goodbye

you sit there
tears in your eyes
wondering why

and

it don't make sense
to be strong
because it stings

you can't explain
the pain each
memory brings

and

the...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: september, death,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member MAGICAL MOONLIGHT
I
love
walking
at midnight
as moonlight shadows
dance on the inky blue ocean
and watch as they sparkle and shimmer like tiny stars,
pirouetting gracefully like prima ballerinas with the ocean...

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Categories: september, moon, ocean,
Form: Fibonacci
Premium Member Shadow of Death
My shadow flirts with the sun
As I caress the darkness
We are one and separate
As my shadow smiles
Anxiety suffocates me
The shadow will soon fade
I shall die
One...

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Categories: september, angst, destiny, introspection, pain, philosophy, poetry,
Form: Free verse
H Stands For Human Resources

                        ...

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Categories: september, philosophy,
Form: Shape
Premium Member Sweet Violets


The path you walk I adore. Seeds I’ll scatter around,
Then from earth blooms will pour to grace your precious ground.
A highway I shall lay for...

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Categories: september, romantic,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Falling Like Leaves

Oh, how sweet Autumn air collars my heart
          The vapor of leaves, chill summer reprieves
 ...

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Categories: september, autumn, romance,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Those Words
I speak my thoughts with gentleness
The things I need to say with care
Thoughts held in my hands, gone through my fingers,
balanced on my fingertips...
... sent...

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Categories: september, inspirational, metaphor, words,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Tempest of Tears


surrendering
reflective puddles
of rained regrets and sins

I offer my humility
the only gift I can give.



Susan Ashley 
September 2, 2018



~ First Place ~
Pithy Pants Poetry Contest 
Maureen...

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Categories: september, appreciation, beauty, introspection, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Amidst The Darkened Veils


'Neath umbra skies I seek a mirrored moment

the breeze a capricious charmer
blows serpentine sways to life
a ballet of many dancers
raspy edged in gentle silver-green
dulling in...

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Categories: september, angel, august, death, emotions, eve, night,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Stairway to the Stars
stairway to the stars
celestial light beckons me
no puddles overflow with tears 
my life’s silent movie
reruns in my mind

not a loved one left behind
those I cherish...

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Categories: september, farewell, kiss,
Form: Free verse
I Think Of You - Where You Bloom - 4

A transparent melody paints the walls
in the coloured scent of fresh linen.

The changing of sheets in the morning air
can not erase our dance from evening...

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Categories: september, introspection,
Form: Free verse
The Privacy Of Your Dreams

what do you dream of when you go to sleep at night
where do you fly to when you turn off the light
hours of travel all...

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Categories: september, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member No limit to how long we grieve
when you let go of my hand
you let go of my heart

as I stumbled and crumbled
life seemed to have paused
silent screams
raged inside

but I was just...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: september, absence, lost love, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Within the depths of my vacant soul
When she walked by my side on a lonely road
And took me to the other side, much more verdant,
Through the barren lands of scorched desert,

Clueless...

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Categories: september, love hurts,
Form: Free verse
A Good Cry

i wait at the river for the cry of the loon
                             ...

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Categories: september, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Here, Again: The Autumn Equinox
Written for the Avebury Gorsedd, 24th September 2016  
I wish you well...

I’m here, again…
Come riding in, upon the western wave
My hair all wove with...

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Categories: september, autumn, england, myth, nature, seasons, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
It Was Her Poetry Seduced Me

When Thor struck his hammer
upon the flat ground on Earth
it was the pieces withstood the blow we named rock,
constructs we came to know as the...

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Categories: september, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A LIGHT OF LIFE SHONE BRIGHT
A LIGHT OF LIGHT SHONE BRIGHT

As frigid mood enwraps the northern land,
with snowfalls creating a quilt of white,
the times are dark as winters frozen hand
enfolds...

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© Teppo Gren  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: september, birth, february, nature, snow, winter,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member My heart has found a home-song version
My heart has found a home (Song version)

So many years alone-
my hearts without a home
Nights were filled with fear-
my heart shed a tear

My loneliness had...

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Categories: september, for her, heart, loneliness, love, romantic,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Sometimes Love is not Enough
Mind softened, 
watching fusions of saffron and scarlet hues,
elegantly charm halcyon horizons.

Homeless heart craved a romantic dawn.

I became a pilgrim of love,
venturing upon an uncharted...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: september, love hurts,
Form: Free verse