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Best Suffice Poems

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


Premium Member A Tale of Fire and Ice
Part I: Ice

He shines like silver midnight moon -
cool marble statue, this tycoon.
And though he makes the ladies swoon,
of ice he’s hewn.; of ice he’s...

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Categories: suffice, dream, fire, love, lust,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member My Heart Will Go On
POTD 30th August 2018 

The gently swaying branches of the old oak should elicit calmness
And yet a sense of foreboding permeates the midnight air
Wild imaginings?...

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Categories: suffice, grief, heartbreak, lost, romance,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Life is a Dance
Sometimes life is such a bore we run on automatic;
Then it’s time to tango for a dash of the dramatic.
Or when things are dull and...

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Categories: suffice, life, life, life, time,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Darkness Where Now Poe And Raven Reside, Part One
Darkness Where Now Poe And Raven Reside,
(Part One)

As the Raven cross into the dark pits
Those in torment went into heaving fits
Its shrieking calls, alarms even...

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Categories: suffice, dark, death, evil, fear, grief, horror,
Form: Rhyme
IRONBAR
He just appeared to me, like wispily curling 
Chimney smoke, 
One grim and early morning in the very midst of 
Decembers briefest days, on the...

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Categories: suffice, nature, universe,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member No Words
Words I’ve never spoken
are those I’ll never write,
like words that might recall
the glow I felt one night. . . 
One choice lifetime’s fragment
I took for...

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Categories: suffice, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Name is Scheherazade
I do not want to die
Like each virgin you bed
When you have ravished her
It's off with pretty head

I do not want to die
But…Oh to be...

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Categories: suffice, history, how i feel, identity,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Obsessive Love
Press not to flaming lips your tepid kiss

Touch not this burning form with hands of ice

A lukewarm love can never bring to bliss

Nor will indifferent...

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Categories: suffice, assonance, crazy, love, passion,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Lotsa Limericks - It Couldn't be Verse
		1. Big Brother
Big Brother's protecting his mice
with a secret eavesdropping device.
          If you hang up the...

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Categories: suffice, america, society,
Form: Limerick
ON THE ROCKS
Whiskey on the rocks, advised by my doc
combats dementia, so bring on the blocks
no need for a glass;  I'll have me the bottle
with a...

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Categories: suffice, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Faith Is A Powerful Thing

Faithful days and restful nights, he lived through storm and drought.   
A promise fulfilled, the Lord gave him love and salvation. 
I watched...

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Categories: suffice, christian, faith, inspirational,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Words I've Never Spoken
Words I’ve never spoken
are those I’ll never write,
like words that might recall
the glow I felt one night. . . 
One choice lifetime’s fragment
I took for...

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Categories: suffice, lost love, words,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Undressed- A Collaboration
She felt his presence by her side
Her first reaction – unimpressed.
She turned her head, a toss of hair,
The situation she assessed.

Maybe it was the dauntless...

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Categories: suffice, longing, passion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Flints Of Light

winter feathers the land with snow
blanketing everything in white
an impressionist like Van Gogh
winter feathers the land with snow
while sunbeams set it all aglow
icicles sparking flints...

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Categories: suffice, 10th grade, beautiful, imagery, imagination, nature,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member The Sad And Tragic Death Of Emily Hope
The Sad And Tragic Death Of Emily Hope

That night flew roaring Wind- a mighty gale
over hill and dale through windows left up
Had I then known...

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Categories: suffice, art, death, life, lost love, love
Form: Rhyme
Saturated
Take my life,
scatter the pieces all over.
I can't seem to suffice,
can't grasp our
final closure.
Why did everything 
have to end?
Or why did it
have to begin?
Pain is...

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Categories: suffice, love
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Embrace That Love, Romance That So Overwhelms
Embrace That Love, Romance That So Overwhelms

Sad and alone, missing your breath again
my heart's softest beat, my one truest friend;
with your smile a dawn's symphony...

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Categories: suffice, art, loss, love, missing you, passion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sipping Cider with My Sweetheart
‘Twas in the spring we met just you and I;
our love then bloomed and took off to the sky,
and floated ‘mongst the clouds that drifted...

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Categories: suffice, love, romantic,
Form: Rhyme
Against Humanity
Our world was fashioned flawlessly,
purpose perched purely.
its beauty sealed sweetly
Like the journey of a rose.

Dreamers dream swiftly,
Fishermen fish profusely,
But the living lies that breed men
has...

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Categories: suffice, confusionworld,
Form: Free verse
Mother
A banyan tree that shields from tropical summer sun 
A symbol of selfless love and sacrifice 
A preserver of values that modernism has shun 
No...

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Categories: suffice, devotion, family, love, motherfor her, summer,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Apple Pickin' Time
Me and Sweetie pickin’ apples -
Ones for making pies we find.
While my Sweetie climbs the ladder,
I stand watching from behind.

In his levis he’s a cutie,
plucking...

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Categories: suffice, fruit, romance,
Form: Rhyme
Obedience Means True Faith
The grace of God is free, it's true
But cost our LORD'S great sacrifice,
A ransom paid for me and you
For no human good could suffice.

The grace...

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Categories: suffice, faith, true love, truth,
Form: Kyrielle
Premium Member LAMENTATION
Lamentation

born among the travelers of her day  
she played in the sandpile with Woody Guthrie 
sung in the chorus with Allen Ginsberg 
walked in...

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Categories: suffice, america, conflict, feelings, life, passion,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Laid to Rest
Today I saw a daughter laid to rest.
A mother tries to heed her own advice.
Holding it in surely put her to the test.
She failed more...

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Categories: suffice, daughter, mother, mother,
Form: Ballade
Premium Member SAD Seasonally Affective Disorder
SAD Seasonally Affective Disorder

Some are prone to depression in winter when days get shorter when
less light enters the brain through the eyes and thoughts become...

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Categories: suffice, conflict,
Form: Light Verse