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Best Sunward Poems

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


Summer Solstice


Sunward tilts the Earth;
steals away last shade of spring–
sempiternal day…


~ Harley White




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Categories: sunward, earth, june, seasons, spring, star, summer,
Form: Haiku



Premium Member Throw Off this Earth
excerpt from "High Flight":
"Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of earth
And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings.
Sunward I've climbed and joined the tumbling mirth...

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Categories: sunward, adventure, allegory, change, character, earth, future,
Form: Free verse
O Sweet Bliss
Oh sweet bliss...
You found me in darkness enshrined
Sadness collecting like copper pennies
In a fountain of aging lines

With each new alliance
Connections eluded to flavor's waxing bland
Reminiscent...

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Categories: sunward, happiness, love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member You are of this earth
You  came  to be here gradually,
from the whirling chaos of the dreaming infant,
anchored by the maternal hand to earth.
Do not try to fly...

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Categories: sunward, allegory, introspection, love, mystery, nature, perspective,
Form: Blank verse
Keepsakes
Keepsakes
by Michael R. Burch

"... put out my hand and touched the face ..."

I caress them—trapped in yellowing cellophane—
and I see how young they were, and...

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Categories: sunward, destiny, engagement, fate, first love, flying,
Form: Sonnet



Album
Album
by Michael R. Burch

I caress them—trapped in brittle cellophane—
and I see how young they were, and how unwise;
and I remember their first flight—an old prop...

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Categories: sunward, absence, engagement, first love, flying, future,
Form: Verse