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Best Surging Poems

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


Premium Member The Daughter Of The North Wind Sings In Soprano

In riming realms of crystal contemplation -
frozen water-vapor meditations
and chilled flutes filled with zodiacal light musings 
of ancient cosmic dust 
dancing in the arms of...

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Categories: surging, passion, snow, winter, woman,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Courage of Youth, Battle of Ypres, Flanders Field
Courage of Youth, Battle of Ypres, Flanders Field
(A Tribute)

Tough as nails young man with a red right hand
red-fire and whiskey ran in his blood.
Courageous seed...

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Categories: surging, conflict, death, fate, sorrow, war, world
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Achilles, The Journey To Troy, Part Two
Achilles, The Journey To Troy, 
(Part Two) of (Part One-titled, Achilles, His Heart and Soul Were Mortal)

Achilles, The Journey To Troy

Woe! wretched horrors Olympic gods...

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Categories: surging, art, death, hero, literature, mythology, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
An Eternity I
Stood upright, between two roads,
On a thin metal rail,
A solitary, brown coloured bottle 
Of beer,          ...

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Categories: surging, betrayal,
Form: Rhyme
In her Absence
Here I am once more...smoking 
..on the balcony of my dreams.
My heart’s beating gestures of love...pulsating,
...deserted in the darkness of lust.

Ardent thoughts conquer my mind,...

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Categories: surging, fantasy, love
Form: Free verse



Along Dawn's Amber Shores
Dawn slowly awakened and pardoned the moon
Empty, the canopy where once stars were strewn
   In repose, Luna slept after wandering velvet skies
 ...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surging, poetry, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Shadow to Shadow
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Shadow to shadow, shade to shade
In youth the Eden where you played
was left bereft, destroyed, decayed,
by trusts malignant masquerade

Shadow to shadow, shade to shade
No grass...

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Categories: surging, abuse, corruption, dark, farm, flower, garden,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member You Tempt Me
You tempt me
As I sense your presence by my side
The whisper of your flowing silken dress
A whiff of fragrant jasmine scent.
 
You tempt me
With each...

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Categories: surging, passion, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member FOR HE WHO HAS EARS
The mountains shout His glory,
As they stand in quiet splendor.
The rivers feed the streams and lakes,
And fertile valley's timber.

The ocean whispers mystery,
And surging, quiet power.
Seems...

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© Judy Ball  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surging, faith,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The Fall of The Winter King
The Fall of The Winter King    

He had risen to power
fueled by a vicious and ruthless determination
to reclaim a lost throne.

His tactics...

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Categories: surging, flower, nature, seasons, spring,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Betrayed
Once significant and alluring, your luster faded.
Perhaps it was the treachery in hollow eyes jaded.

Was there ever a light
in a soul dark as night?

Promises of...

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Categories: surging, jealousy, recovery from,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Easter's Promise
Easter's Promise


I gather images of Easter's sign,
     bouquets of varied thoughts and memories:
        emerging...

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Categories: surging, easter, spring,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Ecstasy and You and Me
in this place
now
here
in the safety
of this languid afternoon
I close my eyes
and listen to her voice
her sigh
with your hand on my thigh
knowing as I do
that there...

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Categories: surging, relationship,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Temptress : a collab with EM


You tempt me
As I sense your presence by my side
The whisper of your flowing silken dress
A whiff of fragrant jasmine scent.

You tempt me
With each flicker...

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Categories: surging, desire, passion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member See-Saws
What playground does not hold the magic lure
Of see-saws firmly braced upon their stands?
What child resists excitement, felt for sure
In ups and downs: the hard...

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Categories: surging, inspiration, life, metaphor, philosophy, psychological,
Form: Sonnet
Hurricanes
All you do 
All you say
All you write
In the jasmine garden
Is a frenzied drum
Bludgeoning me to dumb

Intensely numb
I feel
As I reel

Yes
As you come
Rising on tides
Passion...

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Categories: surging, anger, angst, hope, imagery, metaphor, natural
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Desire Speaks
Tonight I’m in my element
I sense the power surging
To place of imminence
Taking control
I will whisper my demands
Into your soul
You will be transformed, Woman
I will make...

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Categories: surging, desire,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Tears of Soulful Joy
The weeping of souls and Heavenly joy abounds
Succumb to the raptures of that moisture upon a cheek
Transcendental souls speak their own language of tears
We are...

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Categories: surging, emotions, love, romantic, soulmate,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Solitude
Ah! To be adrift upon the boundless sea sailing, sailing, sailing!
Alone with the sea and pristine sky with southerly winds prevailing.
No particular destination in mind...

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Categories: surging, solitude,
Form: Rhyme
Resonating Soul SOS

Multi-channel stream meanders in the carved valley,
concert of murmur cascades melody on sculpted rock.
I place my ears on the flow of the whistling air,
but the...

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Categories: surging, imagery, music, people, silence, sound,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member TENTACLES
In the heart of the blackest abyss, down, 
Down, in fathoms deep crypt, where light
Does not penetrate, and the structured protective hauls,
Of men, are crushed...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surging, boat, fantasy, halloween, history, imagery, mythology,
Form: Free verse
My Hell
I fall down
deeper and deeper
into oblivion
nothing
only darkness.
the sounds of evil
dripping into my ears
slithering farther
and sliding down into me
filling me with echoes.
terror courses through
my veins
into each...

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Categories: surging, betrayal, death, evil, fear, horror, pain,
Form: Free verse
The River
Before the weary pilgrim, flowed a river fair and wide
The way was filled with danger,  he couldn't cross the other side;
So the pilgrim sought...

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Categories: surging, life, boat, journey, river,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THE SEA STORMS LULLABY
In the rocking, rolling surf I picked up a random seashell,
And just listened to the sea storms lullaby, the curling of
Spray urged a hushed soft...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surging, adventure, beauty, imagery, inspirational, magic, music,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WINTERS END
Decade
         solid 
              ...

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Categories: surging, life, loneliness, longing, love, recovery from,
Form: Epic