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Best Solitude Poems

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


Poet in Recluse
I relinquish my pen before the storm
of her tears falling upon my bare arm
her gentle whispering breathed in my ear
Muse of mine, adieu to your...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: emotions, solitude,



Premium Member Find Me in My Solitude
I find content in solitude
deep in a quiet woods,
where creatures keep a wary watch; 
and silently in my seclusion,
ponder life, with no intrusion
I walk so...

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Categories: solitude,

Premium Member My Inner Voice


I leave the daily hustle and bustle
of a city's cacophony of sound.
And go to where the leaves softly rustle 
in the breeze... and no one...

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Categories: solitude, 8th grade, beauty, feelings,

Premium Member Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails
Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails 

Waking to cold blown tent, ground frozen icy hard
woods are my love, as is poetry to a...

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© Teppo Gren  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: solitude, change, destiny, fate, nature,

Premium Member Love Sleeps, Never Dies
An old man
A Grumpy bitter old man
Bitter face
Red nose
Wrinkled beady eyes
Scruffy clothes his best attire

Life has not been kind
So his bitter words bite those around
He...

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Categories: solitude, angel, beauty, child, hope,

Premium Member Seeds of Wisdom
A solitary man
I make my way up the mountain
One step at a time
The life I know further and further behind
I wish to be alone
away from...

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Categories: loneliness, solitude,

Premium Member Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails
Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails

Waking to cold blown tent, ground frozen icy hard
woods are my love, as is poetry to a bard.
Today...

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Categories: solitude, appreciation, beauty, creation, introspection,

Premium Member Memories - Episode 1
It is said that eyes are the windows into ones soul
If truth be told they reflect ones innermost feelings
The girl observes her with earnest inquisitive...

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Categories: solitude, lost, memory, moving on,

you are, i am
open your doors
close all the windows
sleeping's such a bore
suffocate it with pillows

psh, i'm not hellbent
shut your mouth
it's called character development
WOOPS. broke routine again
and the poem's...

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Categories: solitude, absence, beautiful, confusion, dark,

Premium Member Scarecrow
Blackened Crow circle
  frightened   hardly
     -plucking nightly
the fruits of her harvest

pitchforked hollow eyes watch
   behind the...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: solitude,

Premium Member Broken Heart, For Sale
I have always been alone
I have always been the lonely one
In the corner, quiet and silent
Inside of dreams to come

So with determination
I build and build...

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Categories: solitude, beauty, fantasy, introspection, lonely,

Premium Member The Party
The Party


Everyone is festive
All the ladies in pretty dresses

Champagne in flutes
Flirts in Armani suits

Waiters and penguins
Serving wine and cheeses

Musicians playing tango delights
Diplomats avoiding land mines...

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Categories: conflict, poets, society, solitude,

Premium Member AUTISM
I rise at the center of...
Is it a room? This is a face.
There is motion, too fast, too clamorous.
Cryptic and opaque. Shapes shift
into my field...

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Categories: solitude, me, mental illness, self,

Premium Member Cutting My Losses


Atmospheric grayscale mirrors my mood
where rainbow pastels are loath to intrude,
monochrome perverse looms ‘cross universe --

black powder train, mind is gun barrel gray
cold dispassionate muzzle...

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Categories: solitude, anxiety, dark, depression, emotions,

Premium Member WEPT



She roams cross the land her heart so bitter blue
Leaving behind frosty morning dew
Icy veil sadly unkept
Laden woe upswept
She speechless
Wept
Left dreamless
Numb regret windswept
No kind soul...

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Categories: grief, howl, hurt, solitude,

Premium Member He walks alone
SONNET – HE WALKS ALONE

He walks alone, without a hand to hold,
craving innocent passion, love so pure.
Hoping, dreaming, to fill his heart of gold,
for pain...

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© Teppo Gren  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: feelings, loneliness, lonely, solitude,

Premium Member SOUND OF SILENCE
Do you know why silence is so loud?
Have you ever heard a sound so loud
As silence?

I speak the words my mouth can’t say
With more than...

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Categories: abuse, identity, silence, solitude,

Premium Member my solitary wandering
I savor silence and my solitary dreams, my wanderings
and in my candlelit room, I withdraw 
to my secret place and you
I have put on our...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: memory, solitude,

Premium Member You Steal My Beauty To Heart With Glee
You Steal My Beauty To Heart With Glee

Clear night sky once told me to yield
Hold your horses and be quite still
You are but a dot...

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Categories: solitude, art, conflict, pain, passion,

Poof
That childhood faith, vehemently spirited,
Difficult to bend, impossible to tame.
That still-cradled heart, curiously open,
Eschewing fear, shunning struggle,
Accepting of each coming day.
The journey so hazardous.
Now a...

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Categories: solitude, absence, abuse, childhood, grief,

Premium Member Hidden In Plain Sight
Footsteps shuffle hurriedly on by
scents of jasmine drop down
from pearl white flowers
adorning her flowing hair

Paradise engulfs my soul 
recreating memories of old
a time when I...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: absence, solitude,

Premium Member Ebony Sea
Swift nibbles, tentative licks 
     small diamonds of broken moonlight
          on ebony...

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Categories: solitude, dark, death, emotions, self,

Premium Member Solitude
Ah! To be adrift upon the boundless sea sailing, sailing, sailing!
Alone with the sea and pristine sky with southerly winds prevailing.
No particular destination in mind...

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Categories: solitude,

Premium Member A TALE OF DARKENED DUST - LYRICS
A TALE OF DARKENED DUST

Life cast a shadow on my downcast eyes,
as dreams became a tale of darkened dust.
Imparting charms destroyed by woeful lies
when deepest...

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© Teppo Gren  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: solitude, dark, deep, hurt, life,

Premium Member WEEPING WILLOW



oo   weeping willow   oo
oo   why do you mourn so   oo
oo   laden with inconsolable sorrow ...

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Categories: anxiety, love, solitude, sorrow,