Best Simple Poems
Below are the all-time best Simple poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of simple poems written by PoetrySoup members
Trim Trimmer Chicken Dinner Winner
simple, freedom, fun, nonsense, poems,
I don’t know tic tac toe
so I rhyme this with flow,
showing Nick Nac knows
how to serve the perfect dose.
Measuring the rhymes
like I’m pleasuring the...
You could say:
Variety attracts a free spirit, a soul with curiosity -
Small, simple flowers bright as can be
Weaving in and out of the breeze
Turning a moment into full simplicity
As I walk under the cover of green...
Support Your Local Poet
simple, character, perspective, poets, poverty,
“Support your local poet please”
Said the man with hand out and down on one knee
I’m down on my luck
And for only a buck
My humble verses...
Call Me Insensitive
simple, angst, culture, funny, giggle,
You call me insensitive,
But I don't believe that's true;
Because, you see,
It's all about me.
It's not about you.
You say your opinion doesn’t matter,
That I’ve no respect...
childhood, flower, simple,
On days of childhood past
and long faded into memory,
sisters played beneath a smiling sun
in shadowed rooms of bending willows.
Dainty handkerchiefs swaddled
our Rose of Sharon infants
simple, august, beach, beautiful, cool,
Don't rush to wash off the sea salt
drying on your skin;
the hopes it carries from other oceans,
those remain yet to be seen.
Breathless Southern Nights
appreciation, nature, night, simple,
Relaxing to a rain song serenade
Which breaks the stillness of hot southern nights
Fat bullfrogs harmonize while crickets play
A melting moon drips waxy yellow light
Where Beauty Lies
I saw a dragon flying overhead
In fascination watched him flap his wings
Then suddenly, he was a thoroughbred
Whose smokey breath came out in giant rings
Beyond simple words being spoken,
and sharing in this reality
- I find myself -
seeking peace, comfort, a moment
so I can savor you
* Thoughts from the Heart...
simple, faith, fear, freedom, hindi,
Shikayat Toh Sabhi Karte hai
Par shikayat karoge Kab Tak
Haqeeqat Ki Talaash To Sabko Hai
Par Haqeeqat Talaashoge Kab Tak
Jo Bhi Hai
Yehi Zindagi Hai Bas
Jilo Thoda Iseh
simple, age, body, happy birthday,
Letting go of all the space in between
A theme, that use to be
Long gone before I woke
Sadly Today's my birthday...
beauty, love, simile, simple,
I’m a simple man
In a simple world
Living a simple life
Loving a simple girl
A wonderful thing
Got a simple heart
That wants to sing
So every day...
simple, adventure, car, change, confusion,
the shortest road
is the one that you know
the longest road
is the one that you love
You Can Hug Anyone You Want To
simple, care, encouraging, funny, humorous,
(This poem was inspired by my friend's grandma who said, and I quote, "You can hug anyone you want to." I dedicate it to all...
simple, adventure, angst, confusion, future,
One wake-up away
From the best day of your life.
Life’s just a crap shoot.
I Have a Love Affair With Parenthesis
addiction, funny, nonsense, simple,
(don't tell anyone)...
In A Second
simple, angel, encouraging, faith, inspiration,
In A Second, it could start.
The moment lightening shocks your heart.
It leaves you in disbelief.
Leaves you burned with love, a smile that lasts a week....
Swallow A Smile
humor, imagery, simple, smile,
"Swallow A Smile"
My Friend, the Walking Contradiction
simple, appreciation, dedication, encouraging, friend,
He has a gentle way about him
when you see him passing through.
He doesn't say "look at me" with a big neon sign,
but his friendliness is...
The Country Road - Visual 3
life, nature, simple,
The Country Road
Let’s walk the country road and faithfully
keep cadence with the heartbeat of the wild
where life, unveiled in naked truth, flows free.
Let’s walk the...
A belief in us
simple, change, child, hope, humanity,
Haunted by a world of
divisive 'isms' and phobia,
to find a voice, aching to live.
The gentle embrace of
a child. Sweet hope
*'isms' - things like...
Of Rats and Mice
cat, fun, house, simple,
I am in my house,
With a panicked mouse.
Coming back from the fridge
Going through the sand-ridge
Into its hole in a jiffy
Then squeaking out - Yippee !
simple, life, love, poems, seasons,
Star-crossed lovers? Not even close
The two were brought together at first sight, it seemed no future
Came from different families. One with an alcoholic mother....
Where Will They Find Me
absence, self, simple,
Where will they look?
I’m not easy to find
I’ve been searching a lifetime
I’m lost deep in my mind.
I’ve been following footsteps
But never my own