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Best Superlative Poems

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


Premium Member Somewhere in the Superlative
Somewhere there is the greatest day you will ever have
to mention this superlative does not convey by half
the exquisite satisfaction in obtaining your desire
freedom from...

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Categories: superlative, appreciation, character, hope,
Form: Quatrain



Premium Member What Causes Me to Love a Poem
What causes me to love a poem 
Is one that lingers in my mind, 
A poem of a kindred spirit kind,
The kind that makes me...

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Categories: superlative, love, poetry,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
A mother's treasures
A solitary piece the diamond
precious rare gem most treasured
by those lucky enough to hold
Once in possession it is rarely out of grasp
Like the gemstone the...

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Categories: superlative, beautiful, beauty, care, caregiving, character, child,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Day The Stranger Came
The day the stranger came, we bade
goodbye to our mad sanity,
Our high hopes for humanity
traipsed off in treachery’s parade.

He took our trust and trussed us...

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Categories: superlative, betrayal,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Keep Right on Writing
1   Would you say that you’d like to write better?
2   Keep writing whether book or love letter.
3   Great writers...

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© Jesse Rowe  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: superlative, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Couplet



No Fear
There is a place inside my head
Where thoughts of other worlds will tread
When I awaken from a dream
Standing alongside a purple stream
With a lime green...

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Categories: superlative, adventure, death, dedication, fantasy, father, imagination,
Form: Rhyme
Doctor Ram's Golden Legacy
some people leave riches to their heirs
Dr. Ram’s words are better than gold

everyone privileged to read his work
unlocks his treasure trove
written words worth their weight...

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Categories: superlative, dedicationwords,
Form: Free verse
LOVE OF MOTHER
Mother’s love … beauty of great excellence
Virtuous midst legacy’s prevalence
The best of human’s care-superlative
Expressing sublime kind heart’s directive.

Mom’s warm, sweet caress --- graciously tender
Soothes child,...

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Categories: superlative, appreciation, beauty, encouraging, mother, true love,
Form: Sonnet
LOVE OF GOD AM I
I’m love, expressing the Creator’s heart
For God is love, and love is the greatest 
Magnifying miracle-mercy moves 
Toward prayer’s length; upward service strength 
Defying Venus...

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Categories: superlative, christian, faith, god, inspirational love, jesus,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member ACCLIVITY
ACCLIVITY

It is so easy to refine and relax through this perceptual escape.
Your thoughts are pure and thinking is disengaged.
As time pass, we will discuss out.
We...

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Categories: superlative, freedom, future, inspirational, peace, spoken word,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Grandfather
Here lies the best Grandfather,
One who was very considerate.
Remembering him as a child,
I would sit on his lap.
He was a rare person indeed.
He was a...

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Categories: superlative, anniversary, death, dedication, devotion, family, farewell,
Form: Epitaph
My Second Hand Toyota Revo
Advertising triolet poem with narrative:


 Toyota Revo
(triolet)

A four-wheel drive,even purchased as second-hand
Still runs smoothly and safe, never trundles around
With its superlative engine, mileage is grand
A...

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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: superlative, appreciation, car,
Form: Triolet
A MIRROR OF ME
Darkness only prevails for a while
But light eventually prevails forever
The revenge of an embittered woman 
Is more than the fury of a thousand army.

There are...

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Categories: superlative, art, beauty, boat,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Musicianship
Musicianship 
(3 May 2014;  For my son Steven, an ACCOMPLISHED guitarist)

Real musicianship can truly drive you nuts—
There really are no “ifs”, “ands”, or “buts”.
Practice,...

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Categories: superlative, education, humor, inspiration, music, student, technology,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member DIAMOND DUST DEVIL
DIAMOND DUST DEVIL

1169 Dominion...

A dark world lives beyond Orion.
This world is within an alien moon.
On its stable ground, stands a murder of mentality and childhood.
As...

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Categories: superlative, character, dream, gothic, image, imagination, judgement,
Form: Epic
Premium Member THE REVITALIZATION OF DETROIT, MICHIGAN
Abstrusely they spoke about things unknown.
They figured she understood because she responded within knowledge given by the Lord.

Never could she state what was meant.
She countered...

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Categories: superlative, anger, angst, conflict, confusion, corruption, courage,
Form: Couplet
He was a serial lover
He was a serial lover.
Like no other.  
His words flowed like smooth swoon song.
Led you away, took you along.
Feelings spun, you lost control.
Dressed to...

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Categories: superlative, adventure, funny, humor, lust, men, sexy,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member English Composition 101
In English classes my skull would be reelin' with a myriad of perplexities,
Strugglin' to cope with English Composition with its multitudinous complexities!
I could never comprehend...

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Categories: superlative, on writing and words, me, future,
Form: Rhyme
No friends
It's sort of amazing.  
The fact that I have no social network.
Always thought myself social; is it the city?
Even The Red Hot Chilly Peppers...

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© Adam G.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: superlative, age, america, city, computer, dark,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member What You Don't Want
What you do not want
another craves ardently
what you do not need
another is obsessed by
Life's ironic tragedies

What you don't want, free
why prolong the agony
if not satisfied
Another...

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Categories: superlative, appreciation, love,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member Spectacular
Spectacular

S pectacular scenes of serenity
P lease me to a superlative degree
E cstasy completely overwhelms me
C limaxing in total tranquility
T remendous feelings are aroused in me
A...

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Categories: superlative, appreciation, emotions, feelings, happiness, inspirational, psychological,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member The character of God
Creator of Life, you are,

We extoll your creative wonders.
We stand in awe at your wisdom,
We're compelled to pause and ponder.

Almighty God, you are,

Astonishing displays of...

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Categories: superlative, dedication, devotion, faith, god, inspirational, prayer,
Form: Rhyme
The Diamond In Your Eyes
Rubies, sapphires, and emeralds, gems of such great worth 
Gems beyond price and beauty from the bowels of the earth
Sought for and dreamed of, fought...

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Categories: superlative, i love you, love, romance,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Miracle Workers
In the dank dreary domain of leeches 
blood suckers swim willy-nilly hither and thither in the murk.
Aquatic bloodhounds sniffing the water they zero in on...

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Categories: superlative, 10th grade, 12th grade, blessing, feelings,
Form: Free verse
The Circle of Life
The fog of dull moist clouds cloistered Earths hills

rolling slowly quietly assured with December’s presence 
uncovering the steal bleakness of chills
the grey fox sought the...

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Categories: superlative, earth, imagery, life, nature,
Form: Free verse