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Best Surmounting Poems

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BOUNCING TOWARD TRIUMPH
Bouncing up with gratitude
my heart leaps midst jubilant beat
rising to praise God* for His blessings
overtaking me this New Year.

Propelled by the Holy Ghost
my faith strides...

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Categories: surmounting, appreciation, blessing, christian, devotion, god, jesus,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The Circus Is In Town
Come join the unraveling circus
quite soon to be passing our way,
with the clowns in a clamor to twerk us -
line up as they lead us...

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Categories: surmounting, humor,
Form: Quatrain
My Mother
 (Mothers don't die because they live in the hearts of their children) 
When I talk about My mother I am talking about all good...

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Categories: surmounting, mothers day, world,
Form: Free verse
Light On the Devil's Chord - Day 12
His words stung me, as the cries from the maelstrom seem to retort
Their scattered, foreign words and wails retching their say
I listened, almost mesmerized,
Pulverized

“Come,” Said...

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Categories: surmounting, adventure, appreciation, beautiful, blessing, conflict, hope,
Form: Free verse
Castles in the Sand
So many men,
building castles in the sand.
Surmounting the sky...
with the belief,
that they will never die.
A mortal man,
Can not build,
a fortress around his soul.
The tide will...

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Categories: surmounting, christian, faith, heaven, inspiration, prayer, spiritual,
Form: Free verse



Armorial bearings of my city Leeds

   Emblazoned on a metalic field
   Leeds coat of arms displays an azore shield.
   Upon a sable chief, this...

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Categories: surmounting, city,
Form: Rhyme
Castles in the sand
So many men,
building castles in the sand.

Surmounting the sky...
with the belief,
that they will never die.

A mortal man,
Can not build,
a fortress around his soul.

The tide will...

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Categories: surmounting, faithhouse, house, me,
Form: I do not know?
Never Heard of 'Love'
It takes many forms
None of which I'm familiar
From landscape affinity
To blood-born bonds

From mild infatuation
To sensory captivation
Intimate life creation
To declarations between nations

What of this ruthless red...

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Categories: surmounting, confusion, heart, love, philosophy, red,
Form: Blank verse
Bongo Man
There was a bongoman, and he dreaming
Where the rock hovered above the blue sea
Looked through the white mist of a dew drenched morning
And clenched tight...

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Categories: surmounting, allegory, history, religion, heart, heart, me,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Hello Again To A Brick Wall
Aaah!.........There you are!
Right on time as usual!
I can always count on you to appear 
and be your obnoxious, irritating,  
obstruction based, challenging self.
You seem...

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Categories: surmounting, courage, destiny, imagery, inspiration, philosophy, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
Journey
A road is going far
upwards to the north,
surmounting Russian bar –
drive by that host.

Through Petersburg the route –
the choice is nought
and if a passer-by says...

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Categories: surmounting, adventure
Form: Rhyme
Feelings
Feelings, my deeper feelings,
Walk me down to two different meanings
Of romance won through uncontrollable strivings

Reminiscing my blooming love in youthful pinnings
When I cried my heart...

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Categories: surmounting, absence, allegory, dream, feelings, love,
Form: Romanticism
Hope To Back
Start you anchor boat steersman
Sun declines in the west
The new wife awaiting
on the near bank
Hope to return to own land
That free air
unbound movements
The rice cake...

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© Litan Dey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surmounting, imagination,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member Poems Omega Minus - Parts One and Two
I

For once he banished all birds
from the air
       not just Mynas tick-picking
on twitching backs
     ...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surmounting, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Change at Hand
The fallen snow procured 
Itself with the earth all winter
As spring enters its warm winds,
The snow-transformed-from its frozen home
Begins its path of deviance carving the...

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Categories: surmounting, hope, life, naturechange, earth,
Form: Free verse
Groove of Things
Embrace me     my lover,
Let eager fingers identify your physical boundary,

Innocently caressing every curve leaving a surmounting temptation like no other,

Satisfying even...

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© Ty Price  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surmounting, happiness, lost love, passion, relationship, valentines
Form: Free verse
The Rowboat
A storm rages within the sea
A storm rages within you and me
Crest after trough we persevere
In the face of surmounting fear

Through the tempest
Against the rage...

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© Moose Bak  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surmounting, life, teen, wife, storm,
Form: Rhyme
THE ANTECDOTE
Rile and register my domain
as freedom, lest the skies be twain
surmounting to resolve's remain
yet list us in that yielding name!

The buttress of consort to fame
are...

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Categories: surmounting, england, muse, rights,
Form: Monorhyme
No Plans
No Plans:
My life
at present.
is nothing but a giant waiting room
in which i stand 
waiting
for our life together
to begin
I plan to invade you
marching to your very...

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Categories: surmounting, grief, happiness, journey, life,
Form: Epic
Undulating Qualms
I.  Sonnet CCLXXVII

With rise and fall for seeking the unrest,
and from a thunder's rise the torment sung
it navigated sternly by request,
the heavens opened wide,...

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Categories: surmounting, nature
Form: Sonnet
'Oh' my Will
'Oh' my Will..!


'Oh' - my Will - surmounting you,
is forever an uphill!
thy wreck my peace,
and let never a moment at ease!

Every pause that thy prop-up,...

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© Ram Ram  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surmounting, allusion, confusion, introspection, muse, mystery, psychological,
Form: Free verse
shadow
shadow

Shadow from window pane passed as if life
Fear remained cautiously what if it entered
Neck stunned suggesting eyes stay being stiff 
Palpitation rose steep up surmounting...

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Categories: surmounting, evil, morning, night,
Form: Blank verse
Crosshairs of Time
Time plays its tricks in the recesses of our minds;
Like love's lost lament and identity's paradigm.
Nonetheless, we still make our journeys in vain,
As we travel...

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Categories: surmounting, deep, inspiration, introspection, life, uplifting,
Form: Sonnet
Webbed
 
Trapped in a consciousness freezing constantly,
burning with the sun under the dense cold tree.

Astounding, so grounding, surmounting you go,
Applauding, intending, pretending indeed.

Dancing with the...

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© Shahid S.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surmounting, anxiety, autumn, deep, inspirational, introspection, math,
Form: Couplet
PRAYER SAID
Perilous assumption, the faith I've read
my mind, my mind, the tone of led
is not contingent on my tread
but hope in virtue's seaming knead!

The evermore, I...

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Categories: surmounting, prayer,
Form: Monorhyme