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Best Superman Poems

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Premium Member Superman
Superman has always been a superhero of mine 
One of my favorites of all and that with me is more than fine. 
Superman he's so...

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Categories: superman, character, fantasy, hero,
Form: Quatrain



Premium Member THE ALTERNATIVE 'SUPERMAN'
So you think you are like Superman
Pop a pill and you can fly
Beware of what you are really taking
To get an illegal high

The new superman...

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Categories: superman, abuse, heartbreak, drug,
Form: Rhyme
I'm Superman
I'm an alien from Krypton and I'm able to fly.
I'm Superman and bullets don't make me die.
Bombs, tanks and nuclear weapons can't kill me either,...

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Categories: superman, death, flying, girlfriend, hero,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Superman
I have babysat a roomful of six year olds, 
my heart beating louder than a pack of screaming hyenas.

I walked out with them quiet and...

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Categories: superman, romance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Looney Tune
Max is mad at Molly
Samantha’s sore at Seth 
Freida’s freaking out at Frodo
While  Hobbits hold their breath

Jack jokes about poor Jill
She hits him with...

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Categories: superman, angst, conflict,
Form: Quatrain



Premium Member Secret Selves
I've been wondering about our secret selves...

The vegetarian smoker
The introverted joker

The soldier with the peace sign
The anonymous byline

The accountant with unfinished sums
The deaf musician's steel...

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Categories: superman, conflict, identity,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Pedicure Virgin
I don't know what came over me that day - an instant of weakness after years of resistance, I suppose.

My beaming spouse leads me, a...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: superman, humor,
Form: Prose
Premium Member My Crazy Dream
My crazy dream is to begin again
back when I ran breathless in fields of green,
enchanted and well past the age of ten,
yet back when my...

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Categories: superman, dream, romance, youth,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member My Old Black And White
What I’d give to wake in the morning and hear those church bells ring
To turn on my old black and white and hear Gene Autry...

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Categories: superman, nostalgiaold, friend, old,
Form: Rhyme
Bullet Proof
                     Bullet Proof

If I was...

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Categories: superman, addiction, adventure, celebration, drink, fun, silly,
Form: Didactic
Premium Member Mirror Mirror
Mirror Mirror

Do not lie. I know that you want to. 
I know that you may need to.  
I am broken, and soon…
You will be...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: superman, 12th grade, cinderella, happy, hello, hero,
Form: Narrative
4 30 AM When Sheep Leap And Lay In A Heap
It's 4:30am and I can't sleep,
the sheep leap and lay in a heap,
told me they're tired and got shut eye,
even my own mind has shunned...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: superman, nonsense,
Form: Rhyme
The Hero I Don't Deserve
Hey, my name is Aaron and I am kinda a modern day superhero

Now I know what you’re thinkin’

Okay, this guy? A hero? Like with powers...

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Categories: superman, endurance, hero, inspirational, mental illness, motivation,
Form: Free verse
A Strong Woman
A strong woman doesn’t have to have the body that only society wants.
A strong woman doesn’t have to run a marathon.
A strong woman doesn’t have...

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Categories: superman, daughter, dedication, family, growing up, life,
Form: Rhyme
Poet Stamp 2011
This is for you, Mystic Rose,
The closest cyber encounter family tree, my spree
Harry Horsman, Sara K, summer's gone, let's haiku and play.
Achoo contest, butterflies, Parise...

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Categories: superman, happiness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Hero in Me
I lie and watch the clouds go by; 
the birds flying high… 
wondering if Batman and Robin, Spiderman, 
or Superman was once a kid like...

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Categories: superman, childrenhero, Grandson,
Form: Rhyme
My man
"Am I a man
 Pops"

"You are
 son

 My 
 Spider man
 My 
 Iron man,
 And when 
 I am old and frail son;

 I...

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Categories: superman, father, love, son,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Muscle-Man Male Call
Hey there, Muscle Men, please come my way
I’m moving out on Labor Day
Packing’s made me a muscle lady
Biceps are growing on this baby

Incredible Hulks are...

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Categories: superman, funny
Form: Quatrain
Footsteps
I followed in your footsteps as you walked.
My small feet fit inside them.
You were big and strong like superman,
But you didn't scare away the monsters
That...

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Categories: superman, fatherme, me,
Form: Free verse
Antagonist
You appear in my sleep like Freddy to dissolution my dreams

You pose as kryptonite to my Superman; if we were a movie, you would be...

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Categories: superman, betrayal, celebration, confidence, courage, destiny, faith,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Super Heroes and Super Villains
I remember the days I was like Dracula
Lonely, and sucking peoples blood!
The life force of my victims,
Now that I've realized my true purpose!
Im kinda like...

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Categories: superman, identity, imagery, imagination, irony, metaphor,
Form: Verse
She's A Cougar
She is a predator at night and a proper lady in the day
Young men, the younger the better but in their early 30's is okay
She...

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Categories: superman, urban
Form: I do not know?
Lunar Ticking
American cosmonaut
	moonwalking
Humanity is tethered to the line,
sweating vacuum fear facing the void
Planet of the apes ...
	backwards talking
Silent film projector reel
spinning in reverse ... time capsule...

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Categories: superman, allusion, dark, symbolism, word play,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Fashion Zebra
The Fashion Zebra

I am a flake. 
That is the term for people that do not follow through. 
It may not be fair. I have spent...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: superman, freedom, funny, inspirational, love, mental illness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Forgotten Times
Momma's in the kitchen frying chicken
Daddy's got the game on the old TV
Two brother's playing and fighting in the parlor
It's just the way things used...

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Categories: superman, childhood, family, happiness, nostalgia, people, life,
Form: Rhyme