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Best Sur Poems

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

Premium Member El PAIS DEL SUR
Big Sur,
oak and redwood
and open chapparel,
fragile groves of bay & laurel-
run wild...

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Categories: sur, nature, places
Form: Cinquain

Premium Member La fille sur le pont
A Girl on a Bridge

There she was, staring into the night
Paris lights shimmering in a soft glow
Her mind lost, twirling in tears
Confusion wrapping her in...

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Categories: sur, dark, death, romantic,
Form: Light Verse

knee-deep in flowing verdant grass,
near the creek beside
the hill,

carabao slowly feeds on freedom,
leisurely roams
at will.

on its massive back, white egret,
so delicately

the feathers of its slender...

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Categories: sur, animals
Form: Tail-rhyme
Premium Member Starbright
As I gaze into indigo skies,
Stars are brighter tonight,
Twinkling in the darkness 
Of a new moon.
Orion's belt enchants 
My impassioned heart
As my thoughts of you...

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Categories: sur, happiness, love, romance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member May I Caress Your Heart
Alone, in Paris
The flowers sing
Le jardin du Luxembourg
I look at all the pretty ladies
Which one of them pray tell 
Is you
The one who wishes for...

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Categories: sur, heart, paris, romance, sensual, wine,
Form: Light Verse

Autumn on my page

There is a wind ,  which sketched,
Without my knowledge,  the message;

Autumn had lying words,
On my page.

It was by way of red leaves,
The bird...

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Categories: sur, autumn, bird, sky, space, wind, writing,
Form: Free verse
Beauty Of You
Engaged in the beauty of you
a lilac scent of splendor sent
drowning my every thought
in the ripples of your rush

Float deep into my western sky
grab hold...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sur, beauty, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Come fly with me

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Categories: sur, imagination
Form: Verse
On my face is a smile- sestina contest
The feeling of happiness, I see in your smile
Wonder what the secret is, what is her name
How long have you felt this, is it for...

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Categories: sur, love,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member Skies From A Little Girl's Eyes
She wades in until the water reaches her waist,
looks out and continues into the endless sea.
Her imagined long gown floats behind her.

Her little girl shoulder...

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Categories: sur, child, french, nature, princess, sea, sky,
Form: Free verse
My Return To Normandy
High on the Normandy cliffs
Looking out over Pointe du Hoc
As cold Atlantic winds whisper out
The names of the brothers I left behind
Now only fine marble...

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Categories: sur, brother, death, history, introspection, life, loss,
Form: Elegy
L'orgue de la mer - The Sea Organ
L’orgue de la mer - The Sea Organ

Née à l’horizon	

          Born on the horizon

où se meurt...

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Categories: sur, music, sea,
Form: Light Verse
The Color Of You
La couleur de toi repose sur mes lèvres

roll with me, dear desire 
wrapped in close knit harmony
tongues danced, amidst the dialect
quenching mellow thoughts of me


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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sur, kiss, love,
Form: Rhyme
you were walking along a blossom carpet
holding three yellow calla lilies
i could hear the blue river running along the rocks
toward the cullasaja falls where the...

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Categories: sur, romance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member love with you at night
like the moon that hugs the sky at night.
like a flower uncut that scents the garden bright
a rare one of a kind number
the warm embrace...

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Categories: sur, romance, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Reves perdus, reves morts
Rêves perdus, rêves morts

Les fleurs dansent
Les fleurs chantent
Le printemps est ici
Je suis, pas loin d'ici

Dans la forêt
Dans une cabine
Avec mon cœur
Rien ne me touche ici


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Categories: sur, introspection, love,
Form: I do not know?
One World With One Race
No matter which country, which religion
And what color you belong.
It matters me, whether you're with humanity,
Where I try to belong.

We all on this earth -

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Categories: sur, dream, truth,
Form: ABC
Premium Member Captains Log Book - July 16, 1798
Twere a   blisterin day, on da Fundy Bay, aboard da ‘ Black Angel of da Blue”, 
with a crew of 32, whilst resting...

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Categories: sur, me,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Trumps Wall
Trumps Wall

He boasts
Walls he shall build
With his generals
More weapons for the King of the Hill
Sowing hate and creating
Fascist dreams
He divides and demeans all those
Who share...

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Categories: sur, art, children, french, humanity, inspirational, music,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Vagabond
C'est aussi simple qu'une phrase musicale.

He is driven by the music in his mind.
Images swirl and almost coalesce...
toujours guide par le son
insaisisable de cette musique...

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Categories: sur, allegory, fantasy, imagination, life, music,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Post coitum omne animal triste est, sive gallus et mulier
Post coitum omne animal triste est, 

             sive gallus et mulier*


Yes, no...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sur, humorous, love, women, animal, animal,
Form: Sonnet
Only the lonely, butt head
It has become painfully obvious that the only way to be heard
is to pay through the nose to be a lifetime nerd,
the way to be...

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Categories: sur, america, community, dedication, destiny, dream, society,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Man Cannot Recall

sharpness lingers on
 slicing into reflections
 man cannot recall
netteté s'attarde sur
 tranchage en réflexions
 l'homme ne se rappelle pas
© Christine A Kysely All...

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Categories: sur, introspection, life,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Sidewinder

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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sur, animal, humor, sun,
Form: Concrete
Soaring Forever
Now soaring high above the lands
that form the Big Sur shore,
her wings enjoin the wind and sky
set free forevermore.
Where hills, broad shouldered, meet the sea

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Categories: sur, freedom, friendship, memory,
Form: Verse