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Best Surpassed Poems

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


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: surpassed, poetry, sea,
Form: Rhyme



A Rose In The Heather.
So still and beautiful lays the rose in the heather,
Lifeless and dying, given to bring you happiness,
So fragile is this rose laying in heather,
Slowly withering...

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Categories: surpassed, loss, lost love, nostalgia, sad, sorry,
Form: Romanticism
The Children Eating Grass
Often wondering is it a steak upon Our Plates that is important...
Perhaps a Hot-dog instead and more Money for a healing deportment.
To feed a Child...

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Categories: surpassed, abuse, care, character, conflict, discrimination, world,
Form: ABC
Timeless Love
They met at first around sixteen,while they were in their teens.
A young man tall and handsome, a girl with many dreams.
Years later they did meet...

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Categories: surpassed, family, life, love, marriage, children, family,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SCARRED FOR LIFE
SCARRED FOR LIFE

It was the beauty and glamour of a Goddess 
which belied her demure and decorous manner,
covering the sempiternal pain of injustice,
suffered by the...

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© Teppo Gren  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surpassed, angst, beauty, hurt, woman,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member My lunar Cycle
By the early years of that ancient decade, the 70's,
I'd tired of my obstreperous tomboyish games: 
kickball with the neighbor kids, sledding in the winter,...

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Categories: surpassed, life,
Form: Free verse
Answer Me This
My life surpassed, fades long, yet fast
(Below the dirt, my coffin's cast)
Despite how deep, however vast
I'll dwell inside that vacant mass
It's only He that understands,
The...

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Categories: surpassed, death, god, life, men, poets,
Form: Rhyme
The Rainbow's End
                  At the end of every rainbow there...

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© Chris Hagy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surpassed, animal, friendship, horse, nature, uplifting, weather,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SUPERBOWL SUNDAY

There’s a new American Holiday, guess what it is my football loving friends,
It’s a classical sport of champions, where helmet headed, game geared
Warriors challenge raw...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surpassed, adventure, conflict, football, history, imagination, sports,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Nuclear Weapon
There was an old chap from Toledo

Who took meds for his bad libido

One pill made him fast!

Two pills helped him last!

With three, he surpassed a...

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Categories: surpassed, funny,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Autumn Reverie
As autumn begins her slow journey
leaving brilliant colors in her wake,
        I think of you.
It was a crisp...

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Categories: surpassed, love, relationship, remember,
Form: Free verse
My Emancipation
My Emancipation 

The convoluted misconceptions concocted in your chaotic mind
Will no longer deaden, dim, nor darken  the light that I shine

Constantly minimizing and compromising,...

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Categories: surpassed, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Summer Sunset
Summer sunsets o'er majestic Pikes Peak are a wonder to behold.
Unequaled hues gild the western sky in flaming red and gold!
Mere artists will never portray...

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Categories: surpassed, beauty,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member For Summer's Coming

My joy

in May’s sweet blooms

is only surpassed by

those warm nights’ blossoming of stars

in June
...

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Categories: surpassed, may, summer,
Form: Cinquain
My Crystal Rose
Tears blur my eyes 
Wet my cheeks, fall on paper
Cause the ink to run 
Like a crystal the tear drops
Glitter 
Crystal yes you my dear...

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Categories: surpassed, love, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Most Intimate Dream


Reality has surpassed my most intimate dream
In intensity, in passion, in love
No need ever to dream again
Want to bask in the glow from above
To drink...

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Categories: surpassed, love,
Form: Narrative
Gandhi
Gandhi


What principle stimulated or stirred this Guy
Which Doctrine or what Teaching did he buy?

Sauntering on sandals and wrapt on his robe
Miles that he treaded traversed...

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Categories: surpassed,
Form: Couplet
Game
Though I rest my weary head
The way is barred to slumber’s bed
Fare thee wells still left unsaid
Too long walked these roads to shed

Gate is tall...

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© A. Sanders  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surpassed, adventure, computer-internet, fantasy, imagination
Form: Rhyme
Anne Frank's Kaleidoscopic Life
At 13, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed
Brimming with youth and flamboyance.
With a myriad of of vying admirers, 
A family to love and to be loved back.
Her life...

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© Amy Angom  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surpassed, bereavement, betrayal, death, political,
Form: Bio
Sand Castles
Upon a beach I came to stand
And watched a child at play. 
He did while playing in the sand
A point of life convey. 

With scoops...

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Categories: surpassed, death, life, sea, time, child, beach,
Form: Prose Poetry
In Search of the Mind
(This poem was published in Every Day Poets. Enjoy the read!!!!)


“You have lost your mind!”
they told him. His eccentricities
surpassed the boundaries
they regarded as
normal.
Determined to get...

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Categories: surpassed, art, crazy, humor, humorous, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Angels In Cemeteries contest
I heard an angel speak last night and he said "write”
I had been going through a personal plight,

I ventured off into a place,
Where all I...

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Categories: surpassed, faith, hope, imagination, inspirational, god, night,
Form: Couplet
To dye or not to dye...........that is the question!
It to took me many  years
to find someone I could trust ,
so many different hairstyles
colors black, blonde and rust,
but this time you surpassed yourself
that...

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© jacque lee  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surpassed, art, happiness, visionary,
Form: Verse
Moving On?
As the sun caresses the world
In her warm embrace to wake us,
	I held you.
Like a toddler boldly stepping forth
Into the wondrous adventure awaiting,
	I taught you.
Admirer,...

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Categories: surpassed, death, dedication, forgiveness, loss, lost loveme,
Form: Free verse
Ann Romney's Blouse
Mitt Romney’s wife was criticized
(Though she was not defensive)
Because she chose to wear a blouse
Considered quite expensive.

She wore it on a TV show
So she would...

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Categories: surpassed, people, political,
Form: Rhyme