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Best Sups Poems

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


Premium Member The Bird Lady of Ecclesall Woods
Her whisper gentle like the summer breeze
Calls a passing sparrow lonely and shy,
One that had escaped the northerly bise
Intoxicated from flying too high.
A welcoming hand...

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Categories: sups, nature,
Form: Sonnet



Of Mad Dogs
The walker prevails without his brimmed hat, 
skirting whirling dervish of hungry gnats 
which seek to explore each orifice bare - 
to sample the blood...

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Categories: sups, analogy, anti bullying, nature, summer, sun,
Form: Rondeau
Premium Member NEXT CHRISTMAS IT WILL BE SO SO DIFFERENT
Another Christmas day is finally here
The very thought fills me with such fear
I have to try and control my old Aunty Mable
Once she hits the...

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Categories: sups, christmas, family, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Birthstone Gem
Peridot


Of all the fine gems that I know, my favorite is Peridot.
My August birthstone pleases me, since color green and I agree.
Now, Peridot is lesser-known...

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Categories: sups, beautiful, green, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Always A Widow
Here squats a Black Widow spider,
who sups a swig of sweet cider.
     He spies her there,
     scoots...

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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sups, betrayal, food, humorous, insect,
Form: Limerick



Premium Member Waterfall Trickles
waterfall trickles
thawing ice releases drops..
moss 'pon rocks turns green

The frozen giant towers
Great mighty melting water

waterfall's moisture
seeps as spring awakes nature...
deer sups deep from stream

rain from...

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Categories: sups, life, nature, water,
Form: Rengay
Sound The Gong For The River
Sound the gong
O ye poetic comrades! 
Heralding the seventieth year of the River 
Play the flute
O ye poetic comrades!
A symphony of moving waters.

As the river...

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Categories: sups, dedication, life, river,
Form: Free verse
A flutter
Succulent the host                      ...

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© John Beam  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sups, animals, faith, nature,
Form: Haiku
SERPENTS NEST
The wolves do lope high and free
in mountainous trails and her masonry
the hallowed wood and rocky clefts
hold the dens of their hidden nests
Golden eyes pierce...

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Categories: sups, allegory, allusion, animal, bible, judgement, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Love Trashed In A Country Village
Pelted forth, hanging strings of moorland curtains,
  Endless rains, tart and stinging nettles,
Drive the icy pitons, needles of frozen spite,
  Through the scalp...

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© Tony Bush  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sups, life, loss, lost love, nature, passion,
Form: Verse
Premium Member UNSTABLE MABLE
My beer-swilling auntie called Mabel
Could drink most blokes under the table
She sups pint after pint
Almost every night
No wonder her legs are unstable!

06~07~17
...

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Categories: sups, drink, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member waterfall trickles
waterfall trickles
thawing ice releases drops...
moss 'pon rocks turns green

The frozen giant tower
Great mighty melting water

waterfall's moisture
seeps as spring awakes nature..
deer sups deep from stream

rain from...

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Categories: sups, nature,
Form: Rengay
Premium Member John's Loopy Day in Nursery Land
Are you sleeping, brother John?
The cock doth crow, to let you know,
if you be wise, tis time to rise.
If you see a barber, shaving a...

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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sups, humor, nonsense,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Along came a Spider contest
A tree spider sat waiting
in the hollow of a trunk
in ambush for her prey
by stealth she would eat

no web just camouflage
patiently she waits
along came a...

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Categories: sups, nature,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member waterfall's moisture
waterfall's moisture
seeps as spring awakes nature...
deer sups deep from stream  ...

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Categories: sups, nature,
Form: Haiku
At The Tartan Bonnet
At the Tartan Bonnet
next to the Smithy’s stall,
a picture labelled monster
is hanging on the wall.

The photograph is fuzzy,
looks like a bunch of tyres,
held to a...

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Categories: sups, fantasy, fun, humor, myth,
Form: Rhyme
Thirst

As the panting deer sups
from the stream of water,
filled up refreshed and
restored. 

I hope that I to
can find that refreshment
in this life. 

I find plenty...

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© Andy Craig  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sups, faith, hope, imagery, journey, spiritual, truth,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Villanelle: Break not chains Sartre hooked on ankles in disdain
Villanelle: Break not chains Sartre hooked on ankles in disdain

Break not chains Sartre hooked on ankles in disdain
No Lawrence outsider sups with wooden spoon
Don’t bitter...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sups, angst, fate, freedom, pain, rights,
Form: Villanelle
Premium Member "Beauty Births"
Solar often sups 
Quenching thirst of ocean depths 
Ice banks, beauty's birth 

 3-25-10...

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Categories: sups, nature
Form: Haiku
Premium Member HAUNTED

It haunts the minions of my mind
subservient in acquiescence
to a horror's endless daily grind
deny the truth, buttress the flank
conceal the secret – rancid – rank
within...

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Categories: sups, fear, grief, horror, self,
Form: Rhyme
The Cricklebob
In a forest far away
Where pine trees reach the sky
The Cricklebob comes out to play
Though nobody knows why

It skips amonst the bluebells
And picks the celandines
Dancing...

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Categories: sups, children,
Form: Rhyme
Too Far Away?

         

               ...

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Categories: sups, allegory, friendship, love, time,
Form: Couplet
Long Spoon
Long spoon is truly needed 
In defending your faith; 
Dangerous lovers of sin 
Simply show anger and hate. 

If you have some interactions 
With waiting...

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Categories: sups, life,
Form: Verse
Premium Member The River



Inside the water 
where they float or sway in their rusting roots
are horse tackle,
buggies, 
unhinged parts of eighteen wheelers,
a girl on a tricycle, her bones...

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Categories: sups, poetry,
Form: Free verse