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Best Sound Poems

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

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: sound, muse, music, silence, song,


I decorate a grotto for you, Mama
where orchids and holy images
embellish this special place and day,
that saintly icons guard you there
as if they beg me...

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Categories: devotion, mother daughter, sound,

Premium Member There Will Never Be Enough Time
There Will Never Be Enough Time

There will never be enough time to hear unique
music of nature's songs in its birds, its insects,
in songs of the...

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Categories: sound, earth, mountains, nature, sea,

Premium Member The Color of Silence
If you could paint a picture of silence
What color would it be?

Would you use the brush of fog to hush all sound 
A shade of...

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Categories: imagination, morning, sound,

Her Stilettos
.    The sound of
   Stilettos         coming   home. 

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Categories: lovesound, sound,

Premium Member My Fragile Friends
Please speak to me my lovely friend
With leaves stirred softly by the wind

Under enchanted autumn sky
Where your susurrate sounds drift by.

Sing soft melodies in choir

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Categories: autumn, sound, tree,

Sound, Hues and Juice
   a gentle breeze
   tinkling wind chimes
   her voice

   within her eyes

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Categories: color, imagery, sound,

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 WILD IS THE WIND

Furious wind from the north hisses louder,
banging against the gaped mouth of  a sky, drenched…
 Haggard, the night wheezes with quack
 of birds waylaid;...

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Categories: howl, sound, wind,

A Forest
The night like clouded charcoal scorched,
A sea of trees with starlight torched.
A night where laws are sound asleep,
Anarchic prayers running deep.

Alone I hear the wretched...

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© Gael Attal  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sound, allegory, angst, life, loss,

Premium Member Nature Sounds
The wind against the trees make a rustling
A sound unlike any other around
The rubbing of the limbs craft a bustling
It’s a subtle music which brings...

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Categories: life, nature, sound,

A Magic Adventure Of Peter The Pan
A Magic Adventure of Peter The Pan/AKA Peta The Fwying Pan

Peter was a fine young pan with blue eyes
Like all the other pans his age,...

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Categories: sound, allegory, depression, faith, family,

Premium Member The Sound of Your Name
What is more beautiful than the sound of your name?
  You're pleased to hear it called
    You're excited to see it...

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Categories: beautiful, identity, sound,

Cry the Beloved Country
There was a brave,
A sage of his age,
And there was rhythm.
Men United in the hunt,
Women united in the spiritual sounds of songs of the Shaman,

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Categories: sound, black african american, day,

Sounds in Silence
Enjoy the silence, the deep of night.
Not true silence for the word itself is illusion.
Still yourself enough to hear.
Listen for the sounds invoked in the...

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Categories: nature, solitude, sound,

A Music Box and Memories

On a cobblestone street,
cracked and ill-repaired, 
I rifle antique shops 
  for a jeweled music box 
     to cradle my...

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Categories: sound, fantasy, grief, loss, love,

Premium Member The Sound Of Silence
The Sound Of Silence

The sound of silence...writing on the wall...
   do not disturb their sound of silence song.
They turn their backs against the...

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Categories: silence, sound,

A blessing or a curse
Facebook I wonder if you are a blessing or a curse?
People Sharing their pictures and videos of their best and worst.

Clever sayings, obscenities, prays and...

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Categories: humorous, internet, social, sound,

Premium Member SILVER BELLS

Canticle of merriment
rings out the silver of bells
a tingle, a jingle chiming
wispy notes across frosty mist,
as hands clasp with a pealed language
warbling the same holiday...

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Categories: christmas, sound,

The Pain
A true poet knows
What is the pain of another poet!

Poem-writers don't understand the gravity.

They make a noise.


(The poem is dedicated to the honorable...

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Categories: sound, deep, pain, philosophy, poets,

Premium Member Mysterious Echo
Echoes can hide in places far and wide:
in valleys, wells, near walls, in empty rooms;
in hills and canyons and in ancient tombs.

In Chichen Itza, Mexico...

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Categories: mystery, sound,

Premium Member Journey to Eternity
Even the gulls have ceased their squawking
     V-formations over eerie, calm seas
Is it you?  The ferryboat man?

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Categories: visionaryworld, sound, me, sound,

In the Shallows
           I bent over to touch my toes

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Categories: sound, allegory, confusion, depression, fantasy,

Premium Member Unfortunate Singer
My friend Quigley likes to sing
Really almost any thing.
Till once a high note
Caused a blackbird to float,
Back down to earth less one wing....

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Categories: sound, best friend, bird, flying,

Let the birds be silent
Let the air be poisoned
Let every sound be tormenting
Let the light be dark.

Let my flower not bloom
And my days be gloom.


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Categories: growing upsound, green, me,