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Best Surfaced Poems

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

Premium Member Spoonful of Rice
(This is a universal story of mother’s sacrifice for their children, be it material, emotional, or intellectual.)

It was during the Korean War
Father was taken away...

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Categories: surfaced, love,
Form: Free verse

Along the shores of distant dreams

Along the shores of distant dreams
beyond horizon’s stare,
of stardust eyes and ventured seas
in timeless journeys fair

I call out in a desperate tone
afloat this ocean view,

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Categories: surfaced, love,
Form: Rhyme
Justice in the Quest For Love
I saw how martyrs longed for love, and so began the play of my flitting heart
A strange girl had I become, with airs of fickle...

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Categories: surfaced, beauty, birth, change, inspiration,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Such Does Exist
I ran out of breath on the road to Mumbai ...

    Not for sake of dust or smog or even health. I...

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Categories: surfaced, appreciation, beauty, imagery, travel,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Intriguing Odour
Me cars down at the doctors ‘cause there’s trouble with the coil,
and somewhere I’m losing water so once or twice I’ve had it boil.
It needs...

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Categories: surfaced, humor,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Winters End Humour


Jed the horse thief was a bit of a dope
Stole a pretty horse and tried to elope
Folk declared him a horse thief
And for giving them...

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Categories: surfaced, humor,
Form: Limerick
Death to a once known soul 
A heart torn from the beast below 
Tragedy a live in the eyes of fire 
Rage sets off their...

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Categories: surfaced, recovery from...,
Form: Verse
It Can't Be Real
A truth in rage of insult furrows my mind
For it is only an offense given to me by myself
In the mouths of others far innocent...

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Categories: surfaced, absence, abuse, addiction, allegory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Understanding Suicide Understanding Me
Understanding Suicide Understanding Me

Awhile back I had a dear friend contact me to ask if I heard about the young mans suicide at a nearby...

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Categories: surfaced, character, childhood, courage, death,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Would You Dance This Last Dance with Me
Darling—Would you dance this last dance with me?
I thought of this question so intently as I gazed at
You afar tonight across the busy dance floor...

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Categories: surfaced, allegory, beauty, celebration, emotions,
Form: Narrative
Boat ride on the Chilika Lake
The boatman jabbered, “Ten rupees for each,
For a cool ride down the Chilika Lake”,
We egged on the elders, their child within,

The wooden boat, barely a...

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Categories: surfaced, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Layers Of The Ocean
.      .     I   .    .      ....

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Categories: surfaced, angst, depression, life, sad,
Form: Shape
Cougar effect
Cougar trouble

In 98 I was free again,
Thanks to wife stealing cousin Wayne.
At work the boss was an older chick,
Who moved on me, so very quick.


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Categories: surfaced, adventureme, me, cousin,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Lover's Masterpiece
She laid in morn’s dew light resting 
her head on his chest-
for love can never be  b r o k e n  if...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surfaced, romantic, sensual, sexy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Eyes are Veiled
My eyes are veiled
No hint of wild seduction
No hungry look of passion
No gleam of admiration
No twinkle of satisfaction
My eyes are veiled

Nothing from my soul passes...

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Categories: surfaced, love hurts,
Form: I do not know?
Sperm Whale Dementia
Sperm Whale Dementia.

Here I am an old Sperm whale,
A swimming in the deep,
Sucking on the Crill, inhale, 
As fearless I do leap.

And then I come...

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Categories: surfaced, adventure, old, old,
Form: Ballad
Random Acts of Kindness
When an angel would flow into our breath
That golden moment seldom we can know
Whenever that sublime sunrise occurs
A happiness glow builds its nest on our...

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Categories: surfaced, angel, encouraging, green, moon,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Nevermore
The trepidation of dread released my haunted dreams.
I carry nightmares of long lost apprehensions bleeding into
your core. My essence, you have shattered and your essence...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surfaced, break up,
Form: Prose
OMG AND LOL (huh??)
Lol she replied to my joke that went over well
I paused in reflection thoughts of what the hell
LOl? Really lol instead of a giggle or...

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Categories: surfaced, , giggle,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Bed and Breakfast
Of all the flamin’ rotten luck I said alighting from me van;
kicked the wheel holding the flat to upset our touring plan.
We’re miles away from...

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Categories: surfaced, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Fingertip Tracings Upon My Skin
Sunlight surfaced at the breach of dawn
It climbed salty rungs to emerge from the sea
When fully risen, what had been spawned?
A molten fireball cast from...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surfaced, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Sinful Beauty Spare Me
Beauty bleeds through skin
Infecting all which festers 
So deep within
The skeletons cary such secrets
To disgrace and shame Gorgeous
Saying it no longer forgets

We both know what's...

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Categories: surfaced, angst, teen,
Form: Free verse
Green Eyed Jealousy
She searched beneath flashing green neon signs
advertising cheap rooms for rent - ten by the hour.
She prowled - her vision sharpest in the night
Celadon eyes...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surfaced, anger, jealousy,
Form: Free verse
Here is a story about myself
My mind went on a trip one sunny day
In that trance I was president
Papa was proud of me
Mama felt pleased too
“You are a natural leader”...

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© John Pen  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surfaced, black african american, dream,
Form: Prose Poetry
Only 14 and eager to find love, she sneaks out at four in the morning
Persuading her best friend to come along – meet someone new

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Categories: surfaced, addiction, age, boyfriend, emo,
Form: Sestina