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Best Suitcases Poems

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


Premium Member Hands of light
She lets him lift her with hands of light
Discarding tattered robes of darkness
Warmth penetrating her broken heart
Some promises really do come true

Discarding tattered robes of...

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Categories: suitcases, faith, god, heartbroken, hope,
Form: Pantoum



Premium Member THIS ISN'T LIVING


I see you sitting there
Night after night
Living someone else's passions
Worried about some stranger's future
Borrowing some guy's dreams
Involved in another couple's romance
As if you were so...

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Categories: suitcases, boyfriend, break up, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WHEN TEARS TOUCH - a collab with JA Fraser
WHEN TEARS TOUCH

The twelfth of November reminds me of the day            
when our paths...

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Categories: suitcases, feelings, friendship, life, love, relationship, writing,
Form: Rhyme
Lucky Numbers 2, 10, 24, 65, 93
You don’t know this but
we’re all ISBN’s. At birth,
we’re tattooed across our asses
with barcodes, ID tags, social security numbers.
The only doctors allowed
to perform this surgical...

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© Kelsey May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suitcases, conflict, nonsense, pain, scary, slavery, social,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member Weeping
Let me tell you a sad story, a true story . . .

     In another time, under the dictatorship of Adolf...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suitcases, racism,
Form: Narrative



HAIKU 35
1#
Brewed tea
Wife and myself
Nothing between us
2#
He was metamorphosed 
Into a frog
When his wife had left him
3#
I needed
A lonely woman
Thousand years back
4#
She shivered
In yellow sun
Struck by...

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Categories: suitcases, god, grave, water, wedding, wife, woman,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member WHEN TEARS TOUCH--a collab with Olive Eloisa Guillermo
WHEN TEARS TOUCH

The twelfth of November reminds me of the day            
When our paths...

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Categories: suitcases, people, places,
Form: Rhyme
Beginnings Matter
ORIGINAL TITLE HAIKU 35
1#
Brewed tea
Wife and myself
Nothing between us
2#
He was metamorphosed 
Into a frog
When his wife had left him
3#
I needed
A lonely woman
Thousand years back
4#
She shivered
In...

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Categories: suitcases, poetry,
Form: I do not know?
AT THE BUS DEPOT
AT   THE   BUS   DEPOT

Faces and suitcases with little rumbling wheels.
The seat is hard and littered with yesterday’s paper.
How can...

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Categories: suitcases, allegory,
Form: Verse
Take Me with You
If you go downtown early morning
You can see the shopkeepers setting
Old treasures on the sidewalk,
Writing their welcomes with chalk
On little standing blackboards,
Inviting you inside their...

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Categories: suitcases, adventure, america, nostalgia, remember, time,
Form: Verse
Head on Bed Collision
Asleep before the head hits the pillow
Head filled with vivid colors swirling, amassing, mixing outside the lines 
Transgressions grow skyward like a bean stalk becoming...

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Categories: suitcases, anxiety, confusion, dream, peace, prayer, sleep,
Form: Free verse
The Journal
                        

All...

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Categories: suitcases, husband, life, wife
Form: Verse
Premium Member Three in a Booth
It will be her first visit since the day we waved goodbye....

It is spring break !!

It was moving day several months ago...
that she wrapped her...

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Categories: suitcases, childhood, family, loveday, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Fun in the Sun
Flesh on show and sun tan lotion
bodies laid on towels or sun lounges 
By the ocean
Salty air wind blown hair
Music streaming from the near by...

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© Peter Dome  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suitcases, abuse, beach, fun, funny, holiday, sea,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rosemary's Bed
Rosemary's Bed
Maylands Salvation Army, Girls' Home

I am in the entrance foyer of a large house.
The wood floor is highly polished. 
There is a large stairway...

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Categories: suitcases, angst, betrayal, change, child,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member HONEYMOON FROM HELL a collaboration with Jan Allison
Now the wedding had drawn to a close the ceremony past

We found ourselves together and thankfully alone at last


We packed our bibs and bobs into...

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Categories: suitcases, funny love, love, marriage,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member My Take On The Holocaust
 
Let me tell you a sad story, a true story . . . 

Maybe some of my facts are not exactly right on,
maybe some...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suitcases, holocaust,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member New York-Style Hungarian Stew
NEW YORK-STYLE HUNGARIAN STEW

In the darkest corner of her living room, 
she waits to eat. A stone’s throw away, 
her ex lives with their kids,...

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Categories: suitcases, satire,
Form: Verse
The College Caravan
The College Caravan

Last night we loaded the minivan with her
suitcases, Rubbermaid vats, and chest of plastic drawers
stuffed with clothing, toiletries, school supplies, and posters.
While our...

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Categories: suitcases, change, education, inspirational, school,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member HOLIDAY ABECADARIAN
Airports are often the starting place for the holiday
Boredom sets in waiting for the journey to begin
Can’t wait to get in the air and get...

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Categories: suitcases, holiday, humorous,
Form: Abecedarian
MORNING IN THE VILLAGE, Part 1

The Nile River seems like standing still;
But is actually continuously running, continuously promising.
By day, by night;
Depositing on its shores sands and rocks and debris.
Green farms...

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Categories: suitcases, community, farm, memory, nature, society,
Form: Free verse
Forest of Lights

She stood with me in the sea of darkness until the lights came out; those shimmering orbs
Suddenly a forest of lights surrounded us; there were...

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© Violet Sky  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suitcases, beautiful, light, longing, love,
Form: Shape
LONDON JOURNEY FASCINATION
LONDON     JOURNEY    FASCINATION

First time on a mainline LNER   train  *
When you’re  five’s  a...

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Categories: suitcases, traveljourney, london, me, time,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Notes in the columns - haibun contest
I knew it was in the loft somewhere, tucked away and forgotten.  It hadn't been used for many years now, mamgu* has been dead...

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Categories: suitcases, bible,
Form: Haibun
Brick City's Homeless
I am a high school graduate and a former college student
I have no children
No drug or alcohol addiction
nor do I have a home
I am one...

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Categories: suitcases, introspection, journey, me, me, high school,
Form: Free verse