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Best Surpassing Poems

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


Premium Member Yet My Mind Holds Invincible Summer Hues
Yet My Mind Holds Invincible Summer Hues

Bitter cold, ice ravages red-cliffs in my veins
Yet my mind holds invincible summer hues
O' Darkness thy black-hand my spirit...

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Categories: surpassing, art, creation, dark, dedication, imagination, mythology,
Form: Rhyme



Ghosts of the Sun Dance-Part 1
Ghosts of the Sun Dance

1. The Path

A quest dating back through our history
Surpassing the flesh, a spiritual path
Human endurance, road to mystery
Dark trail winding through...

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Categories: surpassing, spiritual, sports, endurance, drug,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member Mankind's Greatest Mystery (inspired by Chris Higgins)
If 2012 prophesies prove true
And Earth’s life cycles again renew
Mysteries of man will be more than a few

Challenges may await future life forms
With intellects far...

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Categories: surpassing, dedication, inspirational, mysterylife, may, prejudice,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member People of Mystery
Should doomsday prophesies prove true
     and our planet’s life cycles renew
          mysteries...

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Categories: surpassing, future, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
Write !
Write !


Some madness banter of insanity
is pulling at my thoughts
spilling effulgent
in giant verbs and huge marching nouns
collecting snippets as it walks
stomping on flowers
and mushing liquid...

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Categories: surpassing, on writing and wordsme, me,
Form: Free verse



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: surpassing, emotions, love, romantic, soulmate,
Form: Verse
Precious Moments
"To The Moon And Back"

Once, in a blue moon, true love comes along 
Surpassing all limits...growing so strong...
That each beating heart breathes in, the same...

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Categories: surpassing, allegory, love, moon,
Form: Rhyme
Transcendence
A tent of brightly coloured wool 
Along an effervescent pool
Filled with deliciously cool streams
This would last a week and I would surely weep
For in my...

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Categories: surpassing, allusion, arabic, beauty, deep, depression, for
Form: Romanticism
Perpetual Love
Perpetual Love

True love is an eternal flame that glows, 
igniting special hearts forevermore; 
despite all odds, this fiery passion grows. 
A bright beacon shining through...

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Categories: surpassing, blessing, metaphor, true love,
Form: Rhyme
THE NAUGHTY PEN
The Naughty Pen

She loves my naughty pen
Little wonder why her bunk shook 
The last night I visited
Between the boards of her heart my verses are...

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Categories: surpassing, love, baby, heart, night, baby, heart,
Form: Classicism
Premium Member Unchained - 'Memories' 8 - Final
Memories Episode 8 - The Final Episode 
… continued from ‘Amnesia’ - (Memories Episode 7) 

But first things first - my nurse has something to...

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Categories: surpassing, absence, anxiety, depression, happiness,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Truth, Tears and Temptation
Venus’s light grew ever brighter as discovery marked its territory
On new faces—old ones brought to the light of sudden love-falls
I grew wary of the feelings...

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Categories: surpassing, allusion, beauty, cry, dark, deep, desire,
Form: Free verse
Sight of Winter and Spring
The ice sheets on lakes are slowly thawing;
the sight resembles a glass separating
the water world from the dry world.

Green is gradually dominating the white
that covered...

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Categories: surpassing, assonance, imagery, life, nature, spring, winter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Arrivals
Unblouse  your breast
Where to nuzzle and warm
Areola to moisten and mouth
Urgency need, I scarce was born
Unclothe me in all unrighteousness
Sing for me no lullabye
Fetus...

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Categories: surpassing, baptism, beach, celebration, love, , Lullaby,
Form: Free verse
Beautiful Ride
Stroking your masculinity and making it rise
Melt all over you while you’re playing inside

 Pull me a little closer grab me by the waist
Eat from...

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Categories: surpassing, passion, me, me,
Form: Free verse
Our Trusting Landlord
This earth
Oh what a curious thing to perceive
Existing within its home, the Universe
A unique, rare and aqueous marble 
With a lifespan well surpassing our own
We...

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© Jose Bird  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surpassing, life, natural disasters, nature, people, political,
Form: I do not know?
Love so amazing,so divine
The world  needs amazing love,
The world needs surpassing love,
The world needs redeeming love,
A love that can bring healing,
A love that can bring support,
A love...

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Categories: surpassing, blessing, cheer up, devotion, faith, heaven,
Form: Prose Poetry
Day Dreamers Call
On this night
If given the chance
I’d be driving through the bright city streets of New York
Surpassing the speed limit
In my yellow convertible
Jaguar.

My hair flying high...

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© Laura Dodd  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surpassing, cool, day, desire, dream, fantasy, forgiveness,
Form: I do not know?
Toxic Cake
Toxic Cake
       by Odin Roark

How drippingly fine
The words that coat
Such layered density 
Icing thick enough
To entice the fool
Along with...

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© Odin Roark  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surpassing, political,
Form: Free verse
WHEN WE ARE FORCED TO STAND OUR GROUND
When we are forced to stand our ground
Because someone is out of bounds
When you find yourself wanting to rebound
feeling like you have to stand your...

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Categories: surpassing, anger, confusion, crazy, day, faith, future,
Form: Rhyme
Cold Hearts Beating
Goddess breasts
And King rage
Stood atop high mountain
Within fog-haze heaven fountain
Proclaimed animosity
Seduction she destruction he
Planned in intricate intimate detail
Spanned thoughts depths good to evil
Delve deeper death
Devolve...

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Categories: surpassing, allegory, death, love, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Two Children
Two children lost in the wood and snow,
 huddled by a small but tended fire,
 clinging together for warmth and safety,
That was the story of...

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© DM Babbit  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surpassing, children, death of a friend, life,
Form: Free verse
Artemisia, Part 2 of 12
(It was 1860 when the English poet Robert Browning
stumbled upon an interesting artefact as he walked
through the city of Florence.  It was a file...

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Categories: surpassing,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Volcano
"Volcano"

Beneath the surface, lava flows;
           Deep within, desire glows.

Rivers of passion doth hotly swell,
 ...

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Categories: surpassing, fire, passion,
Form: Rhyme
A Long Way to Here
And the exhausting calamity of the twinkling snow
Frozen solid and thawing beneath the sky
Of gray turns to the palest of blue
With the sun so glistening...

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Categories: surpassing, appreciation, beautiful, blessing, boyfriend, endurance, love,
Form: Free verse