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Best Surety Poems

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


Color Surety
Canvas, calm, grinning. . .blank
Had words screamed, scarecrows trapped on the poles of their creators,
Had words formed psalms that barricaded the strongholds of the heart,
Divine...

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Categories: surety, animal, beautiful, change, fantasy, imagination, inspirational,
Form: Free verse



Mosaic Memory
Frightend children under the baobab
Of elders discourse playing
At the deep edge of rites
Of passages
With no Atlantic dream.

There is a beauty here
Before the other world began
Forgetting...

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Categories: surety, black-african amer
Form: Free verse
Premium Member For Darren
Some people you meet ...

Creep their way into your being
Like a kitten chasing shadows and dust
The pounce FAR more important than the prey
Little bits of...

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Categories: surety, friendship, health, metaphor, tribute,
Form: Free verse
Guardian Gemini
I feel your anxious pivot to create
We flow the same irresolute way,
Often in raging storms
And sometimes in playful gallops
We see ahead 
That path onto the...

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Categories: surety, anxiety, best friend, confidence, courage, dedication,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Through Alleys of My Mind
I chase you through the alleys of my mind
Your quickened steps ensure you're out of reach
My tears collect then run much like my feet
You cannot...

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Categories: surety, longing, lost love,
Form: Sonnet



Premium Member "Vietnam Veterans"
Anne Murray did have quite the flurry, voice as a brook without crooks
 Canadian born, songs of forlorn, beautiful vibes, I subscribed
Such singing as a...

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Categories: surety, introspection, lovewords, snow, love, me, snow,
Form: Rhyme
indestined
so many times beneath the stars
our lives are lived for fate and scars
infancy seems to abound
from everywhere it screams its sound
too loud to hear the...

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Categories: surety, angst, courage, faith, life, light, paradise,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Love Falls
You, my love, you
Entrusted me into the burning arms of fervor,
Rested your knowing fingers upon skin ever glistened with tears
Graced the breath I dared to...

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Categories: surety, adventure, body, for him, imagery, imagination,
Form: Romanticism
The Last Bastion
In a world decayed by tyrants and greed, 
Serving the human for the human mans creed. 
Separation and conflict, the terms we now know
Where once...

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Categories: surety, world,
Form: Couplet
survival : epic contest
The snow mobile stops and sinks to the level of the snow, no more to go
Which way do I take for shelter the sure or...

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Categories: surety, journey, snow,
Form: Epic
Light On the Devil's Chord - Day 24
In the morning, he was tetchy, but gentle,
Sitting beside me till my eyelids opened
I sat up, yawning, and rubbed my eyes
His hand brushed a dry...

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Categories: surety, courage, life, light, love hurts, pain,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Long Highway
Our lives are long highways of twists and turns.
Some signs may delude us, point the wrong way.  
There are no roadmaps to aid as...

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Categories: surety, life,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member Freedom's Rare Sanctuary

like a grumpy ogre the twisted old tree stood guard
notched scraggy boughs reached out in fierce surety
naught had ever compromised its task
in its dutiable charge

the...

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Categories: surety, courage, england, history, magic, myth, tree,
Form: Suzette Prime
Unremitting Dreams
In the darkest gloom I have only dreamt
As many can’t; though slumber sent
As many gently slept; I cannot sleep
With rest disturbed from rancid dreams
From the...

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Categories: surety, allegory, confusion, death, depression, fear, ,
Form: Rhyme
Eventualities
Sometimes in a black-veiled night
When sleep eludes my frame.
My mind succumbs to fright
Of things too wretched to name.

I ponder the possible eventualities,
"What if this?" ...

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Categories: surety, faith,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member "God's Ace" (Up The Sleeve)
Great solar winds
Agape’s breath
Where souls began
Cosmos's bequeath

First living soul
Then quickened spirit
Life’s son of gold
Mind soon seared it

Minds spent time
Lost from Agape
Became cursed in time
And not...

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Categories: surety, inspirational, love
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member WISH UPON A STAR
WISH UPON A STAR

eyes drawn upward —
   like a candle on a cake
first birthday or too old

the lottery is billions upon billions
 ...

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Categories: surety, money,
Form: Free verse
THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS
'Twas the night before Christmas and I was awed by this pleasant sight:
JOY blurted mirth of blissful delight
Cheering HOPE to spread good wishes’ light
While FAITH...

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Categories: surety, appreciation, christmas, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
I SAY THEM NO MORE
Sicken all this while
Life is in a jittery
For the pleasures of life not a surety
Sorrow haunts my abilities

I'm enmeshed to grief and solitude
I never swore...

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Categories: surety, thank you,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 'Youth Day'



Y - yesterday, we had this bright future
O - owned by us
U - under African Skies
T - they promised us the world, in
H - hindsight...

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Categories: surety, anniversary, history,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Act of cruelty
Act of cruelty

I believe that an act of cruelty
Is to take away child’s security
So let it be said
When two people wed
Make sure it’s a certain...

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Categories: surety, angst, children, conflict, corruption,
Form: Limerick
One Wish of a Refugee

We were free and safe
Facing the challenges of life
In much more desirable manner
We were at least happy
For the peace we were enjoying
On our land of...

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© Simon Amu  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surety, home, hope,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 'Reflect'
You've walked this road so many times 
Half the time you don't even notice 
The little changes 
You don't notice the differences 

Even if it...

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Categories: surety, life,
Form: Free verse
Dreams
Feels like the end
Busy
Scrambling a surety for a bend
Believing
Will turn to a trend

Never could feel for pay
But be a bit Daniel Day
With marilyn's kiss each...

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Categories: surety, dream
Form: Alliteration
Sad Boy
Such a sad boy
With sparkling eyes of blue
Mournfully full of pain
For the love he once knew
Torn apart by life and love
Left to forge another way
Not...

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Categories: surety, beautiful, best friend, conflict, depression, for
Form: Ode