Best Split Second Poems
Below are the all-time best Split Second poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of split second poems written by PoetrySoup members
Feverish Fear - A Visual Video Poem - in collaboration with Victor Buhagiar
split second, courage, evil, faith, fear,
POTD 13 March 2019
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The Flower -part one-
split second, art, beauty, birth, care, flower, nature,
“A Flowers Wilt”
Witness the small existence
that abides the beauty of-----------
Freelancers all around,
Just to get a good look.
A baneful abrasion, the flower took
It captivates you...
split second, angel, child, miracle,
Just a small girl, an innocent rose bud
lost in daydreams while she walked
home from school, for several blocks.
It was a fine, spring day in Berkeley
split second, lifeold, tree, old, tree,
A busy road.
A tree stump.
An old man.
Everyday at eight 'o clock
He sits there, cane tapping
just watching cars go by--
I among them
Such a lonely man
Feverish Fear - In collaboration with Maria Williams
split second, allegory, fear,
I thank Maria for our collaboration.
I recall the hopelessness that I felt
when it brought its dark decline.
Icy fingers of apprehension run the length...
split second, adventure, child, growing up, river,
I walk towards you,
as you stand waiting at the center of the bridge.
Beneath my feet, aged timbers span the churning river below.
With each step I...
A Glimpse Of A Promising Day
split second, day, future, hope, joy, morning,
So, I rose
Early morn' today
And drew open the bedroom curtain
How glorious, the little bit I saw of dawn!
How wondrous to see the face of the...
split second, appreciation, beautiful, blessing, heart, sunshine,
Gold as far
As the eye can see
In awe I stood
As the sun lit up
Everything around me
Of a golden estate
My heart overflowed
split second, animals, art, devotion, family, imagination, inspirational,
Your hands dart and weave
In, out, up.. then hover
Swoop right… then left
As simply as sight
Of a birds dreamy flight
Floating to perch proud on...
split second, good morning, imagery,
The dawn sky throws a spear of vivid red
lancing the fir treetops, but not yet me
with my bag of bread.
The wheel is still asleep, the...
Portrait Of Red
split second, angst, confusion, dark, me, me,
Pain is just another form of medication, feeding the demons that nest inside.
A temporary fix, a band aid per say, covering the secrets I am...
White wolf, I bleed for you
split second, dark, grief, heart, metaphor, mystery,
Once upon a time
Dawning of morning crystals
Glittering reminder of starlight tears
In sunbeam's brilliance
Lighting jewels shine
Songbirds break into chorus
The smallest fragment of a...
Eye of the storm
split second, faith
Sleeping midst the uproar
Of the surrounding storm.
Lightening forks the sky
Illuminating driving rain
Thunder crashing ever closer.
At rest amid the cacophony
At peace, not fearing,
split second, death, life, people,
Tonight, we saw the split second
the rush before dying, the twist of good metal
the swerve of the drunkard in a flash of white light
split second, community, culture, dark, death, moving on,
Breathe deep and you will smell the suffering and death
The smell of burning flesh it will take away your breath
It was just a normal day,...
The Perfect Storm
split second, storm,
A storm is brewing...
If you listen closely
Hold your breath
Close your eyes
Cock your head
You’ll hear it –
the deafening sound of silence!
There’s a reign...
The Jerusalem War Between Boys
split second, anger, arabic, conflict, gospel, islamic, jewish,
The soldiers said
That the boy threw a grenade.
The parents of the boy said
That the soldiers planned to kill him.
This is what happens
When one person
split second, adventure,
Flashing is a moment seen,
some guy obscene,
who did the bolt 4 God and Queen,
but gone in a split second, wait:)
“interesting concept mate!”
Don Johnson 10-sep-11
Loss for Eternity
split second, death, devotion, forgiveness, hope, loss, lost
in the distance i see you
and i call you back;
I WANT YOU BACK........
and you turn....
look at me
with a split-second
of for-EVER in your eyes
then...as you are
I LOVE MYSTERY and share Godward Meditation
split second, 12th grade, adventure, allegory, allusion, america,
God had a thought
That is the Universe
Including you, sun, stars, grasses
Like the Eternal Author
All else are merely prop and personae
God's thought may be like an...
split second, abuse, anger, feelings, hurt, power, psychological,
a mouthful of sonic projectiles,
little payloads of hurt,
to stop any assailant,
ready to explode into the
few feet of air between
you and the...
split second, boxing day , crush, sports,
Gloves held high
Can't see you
Gloves held high
Block every punch
Can't get through
Drop your guard
One split second
Broken English by Rupi Kaur
split second, immigration,
A discombobulated couple that landed in the new world with hopes that left the bitter taste of rejection in their mouths
No family , no friends,...
split second, environment,
Heavily Damaged: 10,000 feared dead,
cadavers of ripped children litter on the streets,
Totally Devastated: People are desperate,
the streets are...
The Darkest Day
split second, dark, history, me, me,
Burning eyes, I cannot believe I'm alive
Smoke fills the air and it makes me so scared
My brain is cloudy and slow, and I see myself...