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Best Sundered Poems

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


Premium Member Aching Sky
I knelt amidst the mountain's rise, beneath the weeping opal skies,
          There to measure Io's swoon...

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Categories: sundered, adventure, beauty, fantasy, imagination, planet, science,
Form: Rhyme



Cry from the Rim
Where the water washes white surfs across
Sand banks porous with green dreams in our hearts
Where the sun surveys the wet desert of loss
The salt thread...

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Categories: sundered, historypeople, sea, water, people, sea, water,
Form: Verse
Thorn Birds
Born to a life of great tribulation
I rise in search of the one that I love
For me you are that final destination
a life's completeion I...

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Categories: sundered, analogy, animal, bird, death, desire, destiny,
Form: Free verse
Explorations
 And God said let there be light
 And butterflies appeared
 Sensuous as a moon
 On a fragranted night
 With jasmines in her hair.

 And...

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Categories: sundered, imaginationgod, god,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Captain's Confession
Many now, the years have passed,
          Since I found my heart at sea,
   ...

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Categories: sundered, adventure, horror, mystery, myth, ocean, sea,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Battle of Beersheba
With thanks to Alfred Lord Tennyson.


"Charge" they said, and charge they led
    from out of a dry desert wadi;
 every man of...

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Categories: sundered, hero, inspirational, war,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member I'M a DEFENDER in the NAME of LOVE



I'M a DEFENDER in the NAME of LOVE


Forlorn flavored winds speech of my love strokes
the welcoming distance of eastern dawn
where the somber colored night has...

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Categories: sundered, care, love, relationship, strength, sweet, together,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member THE RELUCTANT GUESt
THE RELUCTANT GUEST

Not proof against the pricks disdained
By the broad impact of petty phil-
Osophy, but sundered when our passions rained
Over our heads, when wish invaded...

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Categories: sundered, allegory, angst, anxiety, bereavement, blue, cousin,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Deathless Aches, Heart's Desires
Deathless Aches, Heart's Desires


Thoughts of Heart are as mystical ships that traverse
Ranging amidst the restless ocean ways,
Their crimson prows surging through the sunrise,
Their golden sails...

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Categories: sundered, art, creation, heart, mythology, symbolism, wisdom,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Wake Asia Wake - Part One - 10
Your bombs and canons come late  far too late now to put together your sundered arms
        ...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sundered, inspirational, time,
Form: Dramatic monologue
The Sculptor
I feel Him chip away at my flesh.
The vibrations shake to my bones.
Pieces that were once part of me now fall helplessly to the floor.

Every...

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Categories: sundered, christian, depression, faith, god, grief, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
I Turn the Bar Codes Away From Me

When we love life so much
we hate to live,
she said,
nothing. And I was not about:
—to give in.

You drink death from a bottle
filled with nothing,
"Like" ashes...

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© rhys owens  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sundered, angst, hope, lost love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Turn the sod to find a hand in your hand
Turn the sod to find a hand in your hand
   Lord of your dreams come to haunt your reason
Rot Rot O Heart soiled...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sundered, nature, heart, heart,
Form: Villanelle
Moving Home
Half a home, half a home,
Half a home conjured.
Into the jaws of skip
…….goes all we plundered.
Clear out the crap we said
Make like we now are...

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Categories: sundered, emotions, home, house, leaving, moving on,
Form: Rhyme
Mild hysteria from dystopia
Without further ado
i offer my literary missives anew
fur ye to ponder and brew
from meister mwm of his motley crue,
whom dwells in a nada very complex...

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Categories: sundered, analogy, creation, deep, farewell, grave, heartbreak,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Colors of Birth
This chair has chipped paint.     
Its shadow gangly 
in the light spilling through 
the window. A deep 
buttercup bisque steeps.

Through this...

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Categories: sundered, day, fire, grandmother, light, war,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member 'Blood' Brothers or 'Bloody' Brothers under the Banner - Parts 3 to 5

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sundered, political, men, lost, life, lost, men,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Which paradise is not the elusive chimere
Which paradise is not the elusive chimère?
	 	 
…how long does it take to live one life…learn the lessons of a lifetime…find the time to...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sundered, heaven, innocence, myth, paradise, symbolism, truth,
Form: Free verse
NEVERWAS E.A.P. part2
But nevermore my harsh friend, for I hear Kipling poignantly 
Clearer now, when he beseeched “If neither foes nor loving friends 
can hurt you.” I...

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Categories: sundered, dedication, depression, faith, hope, introspection, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Random Excerpts from Ice in my Eyes, Smoke in Yours - A Novel
"Hey, you philosophysing Hindu. Give me a break, Buddy. I was just pulling your leg. [...] I want the rest of the story. Really, I...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sundered, fantasy, growing up, lost, nature, religion,
Form: Free verse
Liatra
Pasha Acremodios grew greedy,
discontented with the domain he dominated,
so he turned covetous eyes toward Farabia,
sending his soldiers to seize this ripened plum

Spoiling for a fight...

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Categories: sundered, dance, death, desire,
Form: Free verse
Southwest Of Sedona
Baked mountains encrusted 
with a kiss of many suns.
Dry air moans on melted
shards of desert rock.

Blistered lips sealed tighter
with the dryness of every
swallow.

Stifling parched steps
yielding...

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Categories: sundered, nature,
Form: Free verse
The Real Treasure
Friends are like jewels,
precious and rare.
They are linked to
heart with unseen threads.
Makes you smile even when far away.
Nothing can seperate them
whose souls are one.
Wounds unhealed...

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Categories: sundered, best friend, friendship, time,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Odin's Birds/Walking the Wall
Pulled one perfect day from the heart of summer,
Went with my wife, the kids, a friend
Down to cruise the monuments
To study those menhirs we set...

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Categories: sundered, loss, places, sad, social, day,
Form: Free verse
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Categories: sundered, introspection, love,
Form: Free verse