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Best Surmises Poems

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


Premium Member The Lewis Trap
“The Lewis Trap”



Well, of course he's misanthropic
He’s a Misanthropic Man
The Devil’s in the details
Buried deep under the covers
Of bedtime stories, slithers ‘neath loose sand

A Liddell...

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Categories: surmises, abuse, addiction, child abuse, imagery, judgement,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member CHRISTMASTIDE
CHRISTMASTIDE

During the Holiday Season, the spirit is felt by all.
We sing our Christmas carols for the spirit to flow.
Yet, the New Year is upon us...

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Categories: surmises, birth, birthday, culture, faith, humanity, leadership,
Form: Verse
Keats Nightingale
Keats’ Nightingale

The romantic poets were too early to postulate total atheism,
And so freshened up the church by aligning god with nature,
And I believe they had...

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Categories: surmises, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, bird, dream, god,
Form: Heroic Couplets
Colors
Colors

Here they  are,   in no particular order
follow  no protocol  of precedence
the colorful  patterns  of the  mindscape
the planes...

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Categories: surmises, color,
Form: Sonnet
Daydreams
Daydreams

A daydream fanaticizes many things. 
Romance sings, rises.
But, real life surmises.

© Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen
January 26, 2010

Poetic form:  Englyn 
NOTE: There are several forms for...

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Categories: surmises, fantasy, life
Form: Englyn



The Dance
Eclectic and faint a lonely sunrise
As a backdrop horizon surmises a smile,
Arrayed in kaleidoscoped clouds softly hued.

A glorious triad fulfilled quest, flares
Its entourage of dichotomy...

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© Sona Wilae  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surmises, beautiful, blessing, blue, devotion, earth day,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Take Under Your Arm
TAKE

The opportunity when you see a need
To help out your fellow man
When noticing someone in great distress
Reach out with a helping hand

UNDER

The adage of humanitarian...

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Categories: surmises, life, love,
Form: Quatrain
Cause and Effect
As we untangle cause and effect,
Like parts of some equation,
Investigating all that erect,
Your feminine persuasion...
Blowing softly in your ear,
To watch each hair that stands,
That runs...

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Categories: surmises, love, i love you,
Form: Light Verse
Entropy peon gnaw real chaotic poet
theorizes, surmises, realizes, outlandish notions 
   manifesting jibberish inside frangible egghead,
especially when attempting tip ply words struggling 
   to describe abstract...

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Categories: surmises, adventure, creation, destiny, endurance, farewell, imagination,
Form: Free verse
Bad Sad choices in Love
Slim Fast
For the diet can not last
The weight that which we weigh 
Is produced by the calories our mouth intakes
And if it is more cakes...

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Categories: surmises, pride, romantic love,
Form: Free verse
To: Enchanted souls
Watch me fly
Flutter by
Wings wide open
Days go by
 You lie there dreaming
Sun rises
No surprises
Life goes as one surmises
Here we go again
Second chances
Left footed prances
Everyone dances
Music...

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Categories: surmises, nature
Form: I do not know?
A NAME
 The first time I heard it my heart jerked,
And upon its frantic search I embarked;
The more I discovered the more the mystery it held,...

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Categories: surmises, religionme, me, mystery, time,
Form: Rhyme
WHO IS TO KNOW?
Who is to know?

What is real?

Are you it?

Do you know?

Do you care?

Does it matter?

Will it infect?

Love?

Peace?

Truth?

Lies?

Disguises, disguises, and surmises are no surprises

For the wisest. 
...

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Categories: surmises, introspection,
Form: Lyric
David
I’m a fool, hiding in the caverns of your skin
This love’s diary now lost, written in the inks of sin
Since you left me, there’s no...

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Categories: surmises, absence, addiction, desire, for him, lost
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SHOES, BAGS AND TAGS
SHOES, BAGS AND TAGS

I’ve got a thing for handbags, all shapes and sizes
It’s a bother changing, but the occasion always arises
Whether pink, black, white, or...

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Categories: surmises, color,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Take Under Your Arm


TAKE

The opportunity when you see a need
To help out your fellow man
When noticing someone in great distress
Reach out with a helping hand

UNDER

The adage of humanitarian...

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Categories: surmises, friendship,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Its Strength Lies In Its Thorns
Its Strength Lies In Its Thorns
                   ...

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Categories: surmises, i love you, love,
Form: Rhyme
Plea Bargain And Virginal Innocence
Plea Bargain And Virginal Innocence 

The latest headlines...
Red Granite pays off RM234 million settlement with US over 1MDB....September 25, 2018

A reader's comment...
The world is round....Money...

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Categories: surmises, america, business, corruption, international,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member CAN'T SEE IT BUT I BELIEVE IT
All things are possible when you believe
I accept (something) as true;
Just as I feel sure;
Of the truth of belief;

Just because you physically don't see the...

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Categories: surmises, appreciation, assonance, blessing, confidence, devotion, inspirational,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member The Alcoholic In Your Life
The Alcoholic in Your Life

Might be the dirty man in the gutter,
Or your mate, so loaded he can only stutter.
She might be the loudmouth at...

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Categories: surmises, drink, feelings, inspiration,
Form: Free verse