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Best Surest Poems

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

The Surest Path to Peace
The path to your peace,
Is not to lay down your arms,
But hold them outstretched.

Abandon your wars,
Your sacred prejudices,
To live born again.

In another's arms,
Surrender yourself to...

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Categories: surest, peace, war, prejudice,
Form: Haiku

The Surest Path to Progress
You chase the future,
With mechanical marvels,
And a call to arms.

Born and bred by war,
May the ultimate victor,
Rise from the ashes.

If you are worthy,
Enter the colosseum,

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Categories: surest, philosophy, war,
Form: Haiku
For Once
For once
I stare into the glass 
To see a curious beauty staring back 
My eyes glistened with tears 
For if I had sooner seen my...

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Categories: surest, art, beauty, courage, heart, inspiration, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rhein II - The Photograph
Rhein II - The Photograph

Set between two slabs of green
the slender Rhein is seen.
If she goes from left to right
is no one's surest known.

The sky...

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© Julia Ward  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surest, perspective, river,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Feminist in the Garden
(Inspired by all the Adams, but with special mention to Frank, 
Dr. Ram, and Christopher)
For being a lazy head, see what you reap. ....

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Categories: surest, eve, me,
Form: Free verse

I know you have heard many love stories, some that melt your heart
Can’t tell you about mine but you gotta know that love is still...

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Categories: surest, africa, birthday, self, spoken word, sunshine,
Form: Rhyme
 When pretty girls often walk past
 I make sure I don't look too fast
 I like being kissed
 not feeling a fist

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© Viv Wigley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surest, humor, relationship,
Form: Limerick

The iron core of the whole family
She stands with the long rooster
First crow which tears up, praying,...

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Categories: surest, allah, blessing, childhood, culture, death, dream,
Form: Free verse
who is the Alien
Sometimes I think the surest sign that  
life exists elsewhere in the universe
is that none of it has tried to contact us....

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© Rollo West  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surest, life, universe,
Form: Free verse
8 vs 2
"Aaagh", a yelp for help pierces the air.
I rush in my underwear to stop and stare.
For there in the empty bath, he sits and laughs,...

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Categories: surest, conflict, fear, funny, insect, psychological, scary,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Falling Deeper
When clouds draw near and all my fears become creepily consuming – 
As paralysis and pain set in the cold blood running through me. 

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Categories: surest, fear,
Form: Free verse
' MoonBee's Heart (or) Filled With Love ... '
.            .Touched By  Love	         ...

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Categories: surest, dedication, devotion, faith, friendship, happiness, hope,
Form: Shape
When the clouds appear so calm,
Glaring golden like glazing metal,
The world sees much less than nothing,
Understanding far less than the paranormal;
Begotten by the surest knowledge

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Categories: surest, bereavement, betrayal, life,
Form: Free verse
A chance you armed as FOX YIN TUNG -Hong Kong
  A chance you armed as FOX YIN TUNG..
Trimmer chances will wangle out of laws.
Chance your arms are smuggle men.
Hong Kong FOX YIN TUNG...

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Categories: surest, dark, drug,
Form: ABC
Silent Weep, Broken Dreams
Howl of fierce storm in despair solitude
Hark against fear, joy aggrieve attitude,
Worst for hope that strikes deep wound left unkind
Was a treacherous path, roots branched...

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Categories: surest, romance, sad love,
Form: Sonnet
Burning Grass and 100 Syllables of Tragedy
I can forgive as easily as snow
      will melt at winters end,

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© Jake A.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surest, dark, deep, devotion, humanity, natural disasters,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member If You Only Believe - The Balassi Style

~ If  You Only Believe  ~
 ( Balassi )


Jesus is the  only  way 
For Salvation   any  day...

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Categories: surest, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WASTING TIME

Wasting time regretting for past failures is the surest way our future successes to undermine!

(C) Demetrios Trifiatis

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Categories: surest, life, success,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member INGRATITUDE

“No surest enemy than the one who was benefacted" SOCRATES 

You ungrateful: 
Traitor of trust
Destroyer of kindheartedness
Apostate of friendship
Annihilator of beneficence  

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Categories: surest, friendship, grief, life,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Rhein II - The Photograph
From Wikipedia: "Rhein II is a photograph made by a German visual artist 
in 1999.  In 2011, a print was auctioned for $4.3 million,...

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© Julia Ward  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surest, art, perspective, river,
Form: Verse
Message in a Bottle
"Sometimes preservation is the surest road to ruin."

I took a walk along the ocean down by the sea, 
I prefer them both together I’m sure...

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© Tony Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surest, fantasy, ocean, , cute,
Form: Light Verse
Warning Signs

Some people seem to have trouble
Admitting they're getting old
So I'll list a few warning signs
And you won't have to be told

When your arm gets too...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surest, funny
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member All Hallow's Eve
T'is the time of year when things do go bump in the night
a time when witches come back to life ready to snatch a child

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Categories: surest, halloween,
Form: Free verse
The Earth Is Flat So Push Them Off It
Oh foreigner interaction,
I'm only ready for a fraction,
Of the time I have to spend with them.
Let me put my tongue on safety,
For the porcelain dolls...

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Categories: surest, society,
Form: Rhyme
My Search is Over
I searched all over, looking for a river...
On highest hills and mighty mountains,
I sought for springs and fresh fountains.
I have found Jehovah, my search is...

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Categories: surest, appreciation, friendship, god, happiness, love,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme