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Best Suitcase Poems

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


Premium Member The Packing of a Suitcase
     Consider, Recall, Reflect, Hesitate, Tremble
           Before your life's vast sweep.

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Categories: suitcase, destiny, journey, life, meaningful, memory,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member This Is Jack
Yesterday I saw a very creepy mouse, 
Sneaking right through my front door, 
He was wearing tails and a top black hat 
And dragging a...

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Categories: suitcase, funny, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member On Avenue of Aimless End
In pre-ghost era of my sowing days,
and long before my crumbling had begun,
my feeble goals sparked insufficient blaze;
the avenue I chose was not hard-won.

I packed...

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Categories: suitcase, life,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A Voice In The Wilderness
Suitcase in hand, a face polarized against
the frosted window pane, searching verily
for continuity of a life that knew no restraint.
Someone’s Grandfather a considerate Uncle,
life’s situation...

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Categories: suitcase, age, old,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THE RED WHEELBARROW
How I loved spending a week of the summer holidays with my grandparents. Gramps would come and pick me up in his old pick- up...

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Categories: suitcase, childhood, garden, grandparents, memory,
Form: Haibun



Premium Member The Train Ride
I feel so grand this special day in June
While waiting at the station for my ride
Aboard the new steam engine coming soon
To take me to...

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Categories: suitcase, journey, travel,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
SILVER LINING
?The day my Silver lining vanished away?

I was traumatized, 
After walking through the bedroom door.


No movement, or sign,
Not one single breath left behind, 
the canvas...

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Categories: suitcase, lost love, sad,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Diary of a Child in Trinidad

I remember the land of drums I was born
  bedded beneath great hangin' nets,
       the sound of the...

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Categories: suitcase, childhood, nostalgia,
Form: Narrative
In The Repetition Of A Kiss
            In The Repetition Of A Kiss

When I leave the house to follow traffic...

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Categories: suitcase, absence, i love you, i miss
Form: Free verse
The Giant's Dream Jars
In the centre of the silence, a giant fills the space
He carries but a trumpet and a battered old suitcase
I watched with baited breath, the...

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Categories: suitcase, children, imagination,
Form: Rhyme
Hounds from Hell
Hounds from Hell take their toll on your soul
as you walk the mainstreet of mainstream
and watch Saturn and Neptune dance to a simple tone
of silence...

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Categories: suitcase, beautiful, beauty, cry, dedication, depression, desire,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member They Come and Go
He comes and goes
another trip
another assignment
another suitcase to pack, unpack
another sigh
another tear
another "Welcome home, my dear"
he comes and goes, comes and goes
and life for me...

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Categories: suitcase, family, poetry, travel,
Form: Free verse
Once Upon A Time
This is a poem about the future I'd love to have with the boy of my dreams.
None of this has actually happened yet (besides us...

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Categories: suitcase, baby, boyfriend, child, dad, daughter, first
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 'Rediscover Me'

- "If you can walk away today, would you?"

Somehow that question stuck in her mind
as she was packing things in her suitcase 

Can it really...

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Categories: suitcase, introspection, life, love, me, love, me,
Form: Free verse
RULED BY EMOTIONS
I will not be 
ruled by my 
emotions,
Thus I shan’t 
love,
I can’t hate,
I won’t live,
I shall 
obliterate,
Like spoken 
word with no 
debate,
You and I are...

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Categories: suitcase, confusion, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member On My Knees
Silently, a teardrop streaks
And falls on her suitcase
Quietly, I turn to see
A broken heart, there on her face

Patiently, she looks at me
As if she needs...

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Categories: suitcase, anxiety, break up, conflict, divorce, heartbreak,
Form: Lyric
Life Station
Pecking quick, a parting kiss
Pumping legs, a train to miss
Lovers waving, strangers pass
Tears and hugs a whistle blast 
Scanning papers on news stands
Pats on backs...

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Categories: suitcase, introspection, life, people
Form: Rhyme
The Secret Behind A Woman's Pain
You believe your better than me?
Just because of the bruises you see?
So why don't you just hit me again, hit me

Your afraid because I now...

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Categories: suitcase, faith, happiness, hope, voice, angel, angel,
Form: Rhyme
AKA Personality

You love seeing things how they used to be,
looking key thru a one-way, funhouse mirror
Your own mistakes, you never seem to see ...
a cloudy future...

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Categories: suitcase, allusion, emo, psychological, word play,
Form: Quatrain
The Midnight Moon
Sounding in the distance
I hear the midnight moon
cutting through the darkness
A new day arriving soon

With a suitcase full of dreams
I anxiously await
A beacon of hope...

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© ron derby  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suitcase, hope
Form: Lyric
Premium Member THE TRUTH HURTS

You’d cheated in the past, I'd felt so lost and alone
so I’m curious when you go outside to use your phone
Then you won’t let that...

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Categories: suitcase, dark, deep,
Form: Rhyme
The Departure
"Where are you going?" I asked, but she said nothing.
Her hazel eyes raged like a tempest as she gently closed
the door behind her.  "Don't...

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Categories: suitcase, angst, anxiety, assonance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Want toCome?
I’m going to follow the birds
And the monarch butterflies
My suitcase is packed and ready
I’m going south…..

I want to lie on a lonely beach
And watch the...

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Categories: suitcase, fantasy, imagination
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Your Wild Side Is No Longer Napping
You realize your wild side is no longer napping
Fully aware you are trying to sneak away
Leaving her in a suitcase or closet
With the fancy miniskirt...

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Categories: suitcase, girlfriend, woman, women,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member You Cannot Control Me or My Words
Think you can control me? Control my words? 
They are oozing and bubbling already, and not your direction.
Control me?
I laugh. I scoff. I sing. I...

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Categories: suitcase, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Narrative