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Best Sparrow Poems

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


The Sparrow
He called it love and his captivating way,
   She called it fear and longed for the day.
All alone she cried those bitter nights,
...

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Categories: sparrow, husband, lost love, sad, leaving, life,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member I Write Poetry
I play with words, but I’m not sure why I write poetry.
One day I just felt the need to try! I write poetry!

It fills my...

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Categories: sparrow, poetry,
Form: Ghazal
Premium Member I'll Always Remember
I will always remember the moment we met.
(Haunting woodlands in springtime, your slim silhouette)
The glint in your eyes sparked a tempest at dawn
overwhelming the dreams...

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Categories: sparrow, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Violin Notes Fall From Heaven No More

Her trembling twilight is dimming
with streaking purple tears
bruised by youthful years of bleeding pain
hurting but never hugged --
locked in the arms of atmosphere’s apathy
that smeared...

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Categories: sparrow, child abuse, death, Lullaby, sad,
Form: Free verse
I Need To Live
Just because your voice reaches halfway around the world doesn't mean you are wiser than when it reached only to the end of the bar.
Edward...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sparrow, life,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Death Tolls
The atmosphere rings with the bell like calls
of the plover flock, long before they are spotted.
The flight herringbones a grey fedora sky.
Markings of white and...

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Categories: sparrow, beach, beauty, bird, ocean,
Form: Free verse
THE LONELINESS OF A LOST CLOUD
God named me a straying cloud,
and by His perpetual wish I abide...
as the loneliest cloud floating on the earth's breeze.
I glance below and discover the...

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Categories: sparrow, friendship, happiness, imagination, nature, nostalgia, peace,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Maria Down Under
There’s endless miles of golden sandy beaches
Sparkling aqua waters as far as the eye can see
Gods and Goddesses frolic au naturel down under
Here’s where Heaven...

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Categories: sparrow, beach, lust, satire, vacation,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Color Of My Heart

I know that there's a grand design for life
          That we're all formed in wonder and...

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Categories: sparrow, analogy, appreciation, faith, god, humanity, life,
Form: Sonnet
The Pirates Life
    He stands upon the salty,slippery deck,
Yelling yaargh matey ,
with a halfhearted pirate drawl.
He's not to impressed with himself,
not an eyepatch or...

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Categories: sparrow, adventure, funny, imagination, life, sea,
Form: Rhyme
NOTHING IS MORE POWERFUL THAN LOVE
I am seated in a bed-like rock
Under the foothills this is a single block

The Sun rises behind my back
Though I face hills in the west,...

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Categories: sparrow, feelings, happiness, journey, love, nature, peace,
Form: Couplet
winter (do not forget among the loss of flowers) me
winter
do not forget among the loss of flowers
me
beneath your death of snow

do not forget that bird of sun
the trees gave down there bending branches
to light...

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Categories: sparrow,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dancing Bird - with video link
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wtpPcmLKRFU   Dancing Bird


Yesterday, I saw a shadow dart across my keyboard.
When I turned to look outside the window, 
I spied upon a sparrow...

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Categories: sparrow, animals, introspection, nature,
Form: Free verse
Sunrise on the Living Desert
Streaks of pink 'cross morning skies.
Land shaded lemon; last star dies…
Lightening blue spreads far and wide,
a half red sun. New dawn’s arrived.	

This living desert yawns...

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Categories: sparrow, nature,
Form: Rhyme
poetry is
Poetry is white lights falling upon rainbows and snow
Casual exchanges blinked upon a shared pillow
Lip prints etched inside an antiquated photograph
The obligatory holding of hands...

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Categories: sparrow, art, love,
Form: Rhyme
Cloudy days doesn't mean there is no Sun
Lord you know all things
There is not even one word on my tongue
Or in my heart that you a haven’t heard 
Before I have even...

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Categories: sparrow, faith, hope, heart, heart,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Lifted Up
from the suffering and pain
that is piped into veins
by the organ-less Master
who relentlessly plays

from a congested gutter
of fake themes
hiding in deception
and callous clutter

from the distaste...

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Categories: sparrow, environment, humanity, political, truth, universe, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Walk of Shame
                        ...

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Categories: sparrow, forgiveness, judgement, power, spiritual,
Form: Epic
Remind me of you

Remind me of you

The rush of the wind as its tickling branches
A bluebird in song as the spring does arrive
Crickets abound with their vocal performance
It’s...

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Categories: sparrow, beauty, nature, song, sound,
Form: Rhyme
Wondering-
the clouds outside brought along the thunder
making the pillars of the courthouse want to fall
sitting at my desk I began to wonder
as the teacher spoke...

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Categories: sparrow, imagination
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Despair Dispelled
Dawn's rays burst through gray clouds
Though evening's bitterness lingers
She struggles to shake free of tear-stained, satin shrouds

Each morning, so much effort just to rise
But lips...

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Categories: sparrow, animals, happiness, naturenight, night,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Musing on the Scene below Me
How lovely to spend time
On a hillock overlooking the bay!
The ruddy sun just warms enough,
So I’ll enjoy my perfect day.

The sea is not perfectly calm.
Waves...

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Categories: sparrow, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Bird Lady of Ecclesall Woods
Her whisper gentle like the summer breeze
Calls a passing sparrow lonely and shy,
One that had escaped the northerly bise
Intoxicated from flying too high.
A welcoming hand...

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Categories: sparrow, nature,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member - The Soup Cuckoo -



Jealousy is not the fear of losing
but the feeling that our position is threatened
As wet sand between your toes, unwanted

Sometimes jealousy turns into obsession
There are...

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Categories: sparrow, angst, feelings, humorous,
Form: Free verse
Love in my veins
Your love flows through my veins
like the Nile River flows through
the sands of Eygpt.
Love flows through my veins
like rivers that break off into endless streams
and...

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Categories: sparrow, beautiful, feelings, for her, garden, girl,
Form: Romanticism