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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
Slipping      slipping     sweet summer is    slipping      away,

Ebbing into...

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Categories: september,
Form: Acrostic



Premium Member Blackbird in September
In dream lone blackbird sits on telephone line,
pleading, what more do I have to give. 

Wing once beat out a metronome in time..
leaving thoughts lost...

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Categories: september, bird, dream, identity, loss,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member - SEPTEMBER -



Let autumn wind whisper its song
Summer sunshine rays from yesterday we remember
After a long and lovely summer,
it often feels like autumn kept going cold and...

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Categories: beauty, color, nature, september,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member September Day

September meets with warm embrace,
 quickening the harvest pace,
though looming autumn can't efface 
 what's left of summer's arid grace.

The linen hanging on the line...

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Categories: autumn, day, farm, september,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Avoiding beautiful September
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The personal is boring
as are my ruminations on the war.
What I need to do I can't try: 
wander without shelter in the backcountry.
Or go deeper...

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Categories: september, beautiful, care, god, life,
Form: Verse



Premium Member Haiku - Late September



oak’s coy hint of red 
blushes shy leaves midst the green -
sunset steals day’s warmth

goldenrod plumes nod
as twilight shows off the stars - 
the fire...

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Categories: september, appreciation, autumn, beauty, nature,
Form: Haiku
The Magic of September Wind
 The Magic of September Wind   

IMPORTANT NOTE:  I have changed this Poem into a love Song with some changes
here and there...

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Categories: inspirational, magic, nature, september,
Form: Rhyme
Under September skies
One night all alone in the garden
Under September skies;
The moon was gone but the starlight shone
And glowed like your beautiful eyes.
Away from the shimmer and...

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Categories: romance, moon, september, time,
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ashen Snow
An innocence we used to know
As morning dourly turns to night
Entombed beneath an ashen snow 

A cell phone yearning for hello
With hopes of answer growing...

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© david mohn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sad, september,
Form: Villanelle
Premium Member Gentle Summer Rain
She writes about Fall's beauty in the rain 
The falling raindrops' dance ascribing thence 
Bespoken verse that lightens her refrain 
before the time they met...

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Categories: september, beauty, care, creation, imagination,
Form: Sonnet
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Categories: september, america, city, death, discrimination,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Twenty Four Reasons to Die
The roses of September the first
They know the dance is almost over
Slowly the life shall bleed from the stem
Beauty shall wilt
The winds shall blow away...

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Categories: september, beauty, death, depression, journey,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member CRUSHED CONCRETE
CRUSHED CONCRETE UNSTEELED / SEPTEMBER BLUES

BOMBS xxxxxxxxxx           HOPE       ...

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Categories: confusion, earth, freedom, september,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member Indiangrass


Rambling Indiangrass long, 
skirt pleats hide shy pale knees, 
untied hair flies flirty breeze - 
asters in basket throng 

with purity of wild white 
in...

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Categories: september, appreciation, autumn, beauty, nature,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member Autumn Arrives
September’s almost coming to its end. 
The shining green that clothed the trees in June
Has darkened as the shorter days impend;
Their battered leaves will presently...

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Categories: autumn, change, june, september,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Full Corn Moon
She tiptoes in quietly, pushing out summer.
There is a hush in the corn fields.
Even the crows are silent.
Scratch. Scratch. Everyone is readying themselves.

Full corn moon,...

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Categories: september, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Blazing Color


Carmine, orange, and red paint the leaves
dripping from Jack Frost's frosty brush
clashing with emerald green
they set the trees afire
with blazing color
a splendorous
September
work of
art 


red
cerise
and scarlet
colored...

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Categories: september, 10th grade, autumn, beautiful,
Form: Nonet
Premium Member An Autumn Path
The path he takes this early day,
Is dressed in dew and straws of hay.
The morning mist obscures his view;
The barn, though near, seems far away.

The...

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Categories: september, autumn, farm, nature, seasons,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member - A Refraction Time -

Soon nature will change color
A refraction time
Autumn has the highest price
A goodbye to warm and bright days

The air is fresh and the forest is quiet...

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Categories: autumn, seasons, september,
Form: Free verse
Picture Perfect -Contest
September skies stilled
Butterflies go unnoticed 
Nature holds secret...

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© Judy Konos  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: september,
Form: Haiku
Cross-Eyed Woman -Limerick-
Cross eyed woman had a nasty fall 
after running into a brick wall 
she was hit over the head 
with a big loaf of bread...

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Categories: september, humor, imagery, inspiration, poetry,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member I Tasted Summer
I tasted summer…
It sure tasted good
I was dying for a sip
Of my iced coffee CHINO
Only in Cyprus…
My drug of choice
Crushed ice with sweetened coffee
OH....YES!
In the...

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Categories: sea, september, summer, sun,
Form: Narrative
Fading from life
it’s always august’s end
september’s beginning
that bothers me the most

i feel that brush of cool air
press against me
like a kiss on dead lips

the trees are now...

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Categories: august, autumn, death, september,
Form: Free verse
The Clanking Chain of Wild Geese
The Clanking Chain of Wild Geese


I was watching the September sky every day,
With a hope to once again get a glance,
Of the clanking chains of...

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Categories: september, imagination, music, naturemusic, hope,
Form: Free verse