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Best Spanish Poems

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


Notes on Dating a Latino: What You Don't Learn in High School Spanish Class
One. Latino boys like Buffalo Wild Wings. It isn't clear why, but it's definitely emerging as a pattern.

Two. Latino boys are persistent. When he asks...

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Categories: spanish, boyfriend, culture, cute love,
Form: List



The Meaning of Bread and Tortillas
"Mi primo" means my cousin in Spanish.
He calls me his "primita"- little cousin.
This is the story of how mi primo
Taught me about the meaning of...

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Categories: spanish, cousin, culture, friend, immigration,
Form: Free verse
Taco Shells
Taco shells are made of yellow corn meal.
They are tasty and crunchy, and usually a good deal.
You can stuff them with ground beef, chicken, or...

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Categories: food, spanish,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member A CASTLE OF TEMPTATION - collab with JA Fraser
A CASTLE OF TEMPTATION

Proudly standing amidst three lochs, verdant hills
a Castle enciente breathing beauty but sadly chants 
passed feuds sparking battles having harried their foe
and...

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Categories: beautiful, england, history, spanish,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member El Puente Nuevo, Ronda, Spain 1936
Look how they fall like angels to the earth!
But no soft landing down amongst those rocks.
Those devils on the bridge with gleeful mirth
Terrorised the townsfolk...

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Categories: spanish, conflict, death, history, horror,
Form: Ottava rima



Madrid del Dia
    Senses overwhelmed, history revealed,
           I step into Plaza Mayor.
  ...

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Categories: food, history, spanish, travel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pablo Neruda translations
I love you only because I love you
by Pablo Neruda
loose translation by Michael R. Burch

I love you only because I love you;
I am torn between...

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Categories: spanish, love, romance, romantic, romantic
Form: Sonnet
The Prado Thieves
I noticed her limp immediately
when she sat next to me on the bench
in the park outside of the Prado.
I inquired about her deep brown eyes
behind...

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Categories: spanish, allegory, corruption, courage, culture,
Form: Free verse
Pienso, quiero y desearia
A veces, quisiera gritar,

Quisiera correr,

Quisiera reir,

Quisiera llorar,

Quisiera morir,

Quisiera iluminación,

Quisiera vivir,

Quisiera escapar,

Quisiera revivir...


A veces, pienso en ustedes,

Pienso en espacio,

Pienso nublado,

Pienso oscurecido,

Pienso esclarecido,

Pienso en transparencia,

Pienso en huesos,

Pienso...

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Categories: spanish, emotions, feelings, inspirational, pain,
Form: Free verse
Para Mi Familia Y Amistades
Para Mi Familia Y Amistades

Si ustedes estan aqui sentados, escuchando estas Palabras
es porque yo ya no soy de este mundo. Yo todavia estoy aqui
pero ustedes...

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Categories: spanish, sympathy,
Form: Free verse
La Sociedad de Miradas
Camino en sociedad de ignorancia,
Donde palacios son corruptos por efectos de arrogancia;
Pasan por nuestros lados,
Echando el ojo, tratando de disimular;
Donde la conciencia es absentista,
Donde todos...

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Categories: spanish, allegory, corruption, discrimination, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Borinquen Soy





El conjunto plena... 
trio tumbao
aguas buenas 
sueños arbolitos 
sueños de pino 
siempre unidos 
la fuerza de mi padre 
el sabor gitano 
de mi madre 
gritos...

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Categories: culture, dedication, pride, spanish,
Form: Verse
Ode to Mi Corazon
As I pull weeds from cracks in sidewalks
Yout sit on top of thrones made of solid gold
And I pay no mind to the women around...

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Categories: spanish, beautiful, body, caregiving, desire,
Form: Romanticism
If I Love You
"If she loves you," they tell you,
"This will be a problem."
I am una niña, a little girl-
And you are too old for me,
Too young to...

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Categories: spanish, age, boyfriend, immigration, love
Form: Free verse
Piecitos

Tus pequeños pies castaños
Gateando, ágiles
Pegados en las rocas
Como las patitas de una salamandra
No se aquietan
Hasta que encuentran el alto
E reposan curvándose sobre la piedra
Mientras desde...

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Categories: spanish, adventure, beach, friend, friendship,
Form: Free verse
May the Love of Jesus Touch You

May the Love of Jesus Touch You!

May the love of Jesus bless and touch you!
May his presence be with
 and uplift you!

May the joys of...

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Categories: spanish, best friend, faith, first
Form: Rhyme
Sociedad Quebrantada
Esta sociedad ciega esta en crisis,

Es la causante de la corrució caótica,

Solo viven de la intención inseguros,

Sin saber qué es la determinación,

Dejándose llevar por una...

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Categories: spanish, corruption, discrimination, emotions, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Most Memorable Vacation
There is a place so beautiful I'd love to see again.
My dream vacation started in Madrid, in central Spain.
How I long to stroll again down...

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Categories: spanish, vacation, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
San Antonio
adios gringo
buenos dias muchacho
hastsa la vista

si signorita
gracia para sombrero
signore lo perdí

a rio grandé
cruzar sierra madré
voy a san miguel

san hosé, san juan
pedir san antonio
decir por favor

Enjoy...

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Categories: hilarious, humor, humorous, spanish,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Bola de nieve

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Categories: beautiful, dedication, longing, spanish,
Form: Verse
Estas ahi
Estas ahi??
Me pregunto que hay detras de mi reflejo obscuro en el monitor,
Estas ahi? –me pregunto sin cesar. 
añoro el sonido de tus mensajes, 
La...

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Categories: spanish, gender, internet, introspection, romance,
Form: Alliteration
Miami and Mi
Miami and Mi
In Miami he sat outside a patio
on the floor against the wall
and felt the Miami breeze in December
and tried to remember
the times spent...

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Categories: spanish,
Form: Blank verse
Talvez
Bonita.
		Que?
Es bonita. La agua...
		Ho, si. Es muy bonita. Como tu.
Eres loco... Quieres nadar?
		Ahorita? Hace frio!
No hace frio... no mucho...
		Si, hace frio. En el verano,
		Entonces podemos...

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Categories: spanish,
Form: Prose Poetry
Algo Nuevo
Algo Nuevo

Como un bello horizonte comienza un nuevo día y una nueva vida
Una puerta se cierra y la otra la tienes que abrir
Como decía la...

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Categories: spanish, future, hope, inspiration, new
Form: I do not know?
Mamita
He turns me into
A wide-eyed little child
And he is my favorite game-
It goes like; he holds me close,
His fingers in my hair...
His breath is steady,...

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Categories: spanish, boyfriend, cute love, love,
Form: Free verse