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Best Surefooted Poems

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


Challe
Virgen de Guadalupe
scrape her roses from the floor
The lighted path shimmers
in the mountains
as we walk like goats
surefooted and into high
places
Lofty dreams encompass
the transitions
and splendor shakes...

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Categories: surefooted, caregiving, daughter, depression, self, self,
Form: I do not know?



The Vow
No matter how deep the sadness or wide the pain,
I vow to live for a brighter day will come again.

No matter how many mistakes I’ve...

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Categories: surefooted, change, courage, future, hope, inspirational, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme
Unused hands
This Satanophobia makes me fear more
A jobless framework like a rust armour
From the arsenal of an old strong warlord
Surefooted to cut down a long strong...

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Categories: surefooted, work
Form: ABC
EVENING
EVENING



Evening falls and wings are folded
Darkness clothes the weary sky
Birdsong awaits the daybreak
And rest descends on all

The battering hammer of the smithy
The barking blade of...

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Categories: surefooted, eve, metaphor,
Form: Imagism
To My Man
 
  My man from youth grew
  Your life was full of superiority;
  You dazzled and demarcated, 
  Who does not...

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Categories: surefooted, deathgod, god,
Form: Free verse



The Dinosaur
Hide,
Scorched like gauze
Moving slowely and surefooted

A path no longer blazed yet
Bridges behind still burn

An opening,
A thousand eyes turn to stare
Fruitless in its search,
Faces no longer...

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Categories: surefooted, journey, life, love, metaphor,
Form: Prose Poetry
Silent Fit of Rage
Silent Fit of Rage

In a silent fit of rage, she sat still and soundless
Evaluating each of her decisions and all that surrounds it

Not a bit...

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Categories: surefooted, faith, fear, betrayal,
Form: Rhyme
Delicate (EK, a casuality of Flankers)
Surefooted, sure fisted,razor tough
If I should fight that war again
I would want one for the going rough
Like yourself,
Fair and fractured 
When the friendship slough
No claim...

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Categories: surefooted, allegory, people, placeslife,
Form: Free verse
In Your Absence
                   The core of me intently listens
...

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Categories: surefooted, husband, life, wife,
Form: Free verse
If I Walk A Path With You
If I walk a path with you
     I will be surefooted
And I will leave footprints
So that we may know
  ...

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Categories: surefooted, love, romance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Daddy Lee HAPPY FATHER DAY-

My father, Joseph 

my hero 
was a chief 
in the Navy ship
A veteran of World War Two
a mentor 
though the years, surefooted 

a guide 
served...

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Categories: surefooted, analogy, fathers day,
Form: Free verse
Across the Prairie
Winds blow, soft, insistent
knotting my hair, tugging my clothes
begging me to run, swift
and surefooted as the antelope.

Rain falls, tumbling down the
hillside, filling the creek
until its...

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Categories: surefooted, earth, nature,
Form: Free verse