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Best Song Poems

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

This Song is for my Mother
This song is for my mother
Let her hear me cry
I couldn’t bring myself to write it
‘Til this darkened day arrived
A song about old promises 

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Categories: song, angst, death, dedication, depression,

Premium Member Charm like harp strings - 128 words
Your mind's in knots,
as stress plagues thoughts.
On hope you cling,
to bloom like Spring.

Its fine my dear,
nerves can cause fear.
Don't be so scared,
gifts must be shared.


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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: muse, music, silence, song,

We'll Always have San Andreas
-rearranging the stars-

How could we agree to separation? 
If you were destined to be my soulmate,
Why would we allow the stars to change our fate?

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Categories: song, depression, relationship, sad love,

My Song
~Not Like Me~ 

When you were first put into my arms, 
I begged God, to make you nothing like me 
For my sins, ask for...

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Categories: song, betrayal, conflict, depression, emotions,

Enchantment of magic’s sweet passion has bound me
With minutes and hours I now must reclaim;
Spellbound, love calls to the spirits around me
And drifts into dreams...

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Categories: love, heart, song, green,

Premium Member LAKE'S MUSIC

To find solace from misty tides that curve,
In low beats gently weaving their way
Along the coastline where our town rests:
This aging lake I knew as...

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Categories: peace, river, song,

Premium Member Lullaby My Lustrous Twilight

Golden-flecked bliss   
of enraptured blown-kiss   
stardust bestrewn   

Beguiling skies   
bespangled sequin eyes   
shimmer in...

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Categories: song, angel, dream, heaven, night,

Anthem For An Introvert
A fitting anthem for
an introvert like me-
Simon & Garfunkel's
scrumptious harmony
of “I Am A Rock”
spoke oodles to me
in its painful poignancy
bouncing buoyantly
on declarations
of independency
needing no one

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Categories: song, feelings, how i feel,

Premium Member His funeral
That he planned his funeral is factual
And being a prankster quite actual
He prerecorded his voice
So when we kneeled on the joist
He said, "Hi there! Don't...

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Categories: funny, imagination, song-

Blame Game
You’re so devoted to all your grudges,
You cherish them like they're a prize;
You hold them with pride on your pedestal
Bursting with bliss as your relationships...

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Categories: judgement, song,

Premium Member I Am But a Dreamer
I am but a dreamer
and in my dreams I play
where I live so happily
writing them my way
inside my illusions
where I know I belong
whistling a joyful...

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Categories: song, introspection, on writing and

Premium Member The First Kiss or That Darn Ann Landers
Son of a gun we were still young;
only 15 years gone by.
You were the first my kissing bubble to burst, 
and for you, I think...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: me, nostalgia, song, travel,

Sleep My Lovely Lady, PD
Sleep my lovely baby/PD/lady
Although I am so far away
Listen to the sweet song I sing
Feel in your heart I’m not leaving

Soft wind cuddles you in...

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© Galeo DS  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: song, fantasy, children, inspirational, me,

A Song at Sunrise
A Song at Sunrise

He sang the song at sunrise, to the morning dawn
It rose into the atmosphere and carried on and on

It fell in gentle...

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Categories: faithsong, song,

Wake up every morning, 
Knowing it will be the same;
Feel an endless longing, 
Inside a rage that can't be tamed.
Haunted in my thinking, 
I let...

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© Lyric Man  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: song, angst, deep, dream, muse,

Rainbows of Balloons
Rainbows of Balloons
(the friendship song)

You’ll find me down by the river
skipping stones in tune
to the great firs that hum
when the soft wind touches
their tops with...

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Categories: friendship, song, spring,

Premium Member Soul Music
This river of melody plays in my soul,
When I awake, I feel emerged in it whole.

In the calm of night, when I'm all alone,
It raises...

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© White Wolf  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: music, song, sound,

Premium Member No More Worries For Tomorrow
Whatever tomorrow may bring,
Today is in my hands, 
My God has thus far made me sing,
He'll lead me through time's sands.

Today is in my hands,

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© Jo Daniel  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: faith, future, god, song,

Premium Member Where Do I Go Duet
(Female)  O' Lord where do I go
Just what will I see
And when will I know
What truth means to me

Male)  To who can I...

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Categories: religious, song, spiritual,

Premium Member I'm Going Home
In every situation ~ no matter the complication ~ Reach out ~ He's the 

One you can be sure of ~


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Categories: blessing, god, inspirational, song,

Premium Member We Found Paradise, Its Valleys Wide And Soft Green
We Found Paradise, Its Valleys Wide And Soft Green

When your heart sang to this downtrodden and lost man
singing birds stopped singing to hear that melody;

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Categories: song, appreciation, beautiful, life, love,

Premium Member Sometimes, it just takes some time
Sometimes, it just takes some time

we are born, with big dreams
we are born having none
we have to live, with our troubles

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Categories: confidence, hope, meaningful, song,

Pledge of love and loyalty
This pledge that l,Ntando, make today serves
as my guideline that I shall follow
happily, ungrudgingly and tirelessly
for the sake of our love life.
Indeed l am well...

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Categories: song, anniversary, beauty, caregiving, christmas,

Now my tendrilled soul,
Has found its pergola-- Christ--
To wind its way up.......

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Categories: song, death, faith, imagination, lost

There's a breed of Aussie hero who has served this nation well 
and they don a yellow uniform to face the fires of hell. 

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Categories: people, song-daughter, fire, daughter,