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Best Surrealism Poems

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


Surrealism III
Her naked face
Aroused me.
I was helpless 
Looking
To find a 
An unexposed seat
To sit down.
...

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© Atef Ayadi  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surrealism, art, love, passion, philosophy,
Form: I do not know?



Surrealism I
Listen! 
I am not a Burger! 
…. I am not a Burger!
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© Atef Ayadi  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surrealism, art, lost love, love, passion, philosophy,
Form: I do not know?
SUBTERRANIUM SURREALISM
SUBTERRANIUM SURREALISM

if you can from your head
try make an opaque face

a spoon down the throat
left me speechless when
it counted the most

so many spaces and rooms
rooms...

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Categories: surrealism, america,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member View from the prism of 'ism'
socialism  communism  fascism   despotism
  buddhism  catholicism  hinduism  zoroastrianism  
territorialism  colonialism   imperialism  ...

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Categories: surrealism, satire, society, truth, word play,
Form: Monorhyme
Reviving The Senses Through Punctured Eardrums
What is it to hear a poem?
Ears ajar.
Eyes focused.
Mouth shut.
I struggle to listen when such words cut open
my head and try to make a nest...

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Categories: surrealism, devotion, imagination, inspirational, passion, words, world,
Form: Personification



Premium Member Antonin Artaud Theater of Cruelty or Joie de Vivre Part 1
Paris then was a place
Where new ideas were
Brewing in the intellectual 
And art communities
And new ones were
Emerging everyday
Some brilliant some not 
Time will make it...

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Categories: surrealism, allusion, french, symbolism,
Form: Ballad
If Only You Knew Battle Rap
You shout from the roof top 
Nobody listens, you don’t stop.
You say you’ll make a name
With loud voice you proclaim
You’ve colors in your eye
We all...

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Categories: surrealism, art, creation, me, rap,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Juozas Miltinis Learning Years in Paris

It was September 
Of one thousand 
Nine hundred seven
The end of summer
With apples lying thickly
Under the apple trees
And the smell of Autumn
Covering the grass
Filled with...

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Categories: surrealism, art, destiny, french, history,
Form: Bio
DESIGN OF A BEAUTIFUL LIFE
What would twice be without; the moon and the sun
The men and the women; that brought creation to the earth
The sun and the flowers; that...

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Categories: surrealism, deep,
Form: Elegiac Lyric
SALT AND SUGAR
Bless and blossom; it was never going to happen 
Man and mine; they all worked there 
Glory and God; hallelujah 
Portion and pop; keep it...

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Categories: surrealism, imagery,
Form: Imagism
Caught in a Haze
The grey oppresses;
surrounded by fog,
 I traverse this shadowland;
Dorothy in reverse,
stuck in this land of monochrome
Xerox grayscale in 2-D.
Hoping it is but a dream,
valiantly, I...

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Categories: surrealism, dark, depression, introspection, sad, stress,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Firmament of my Heaven-II-w
The work, the words
The worries, the wits
They are lazy today
They have been sleeping too long
In my body
In the broad way of my heart.

I think about...

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Categories: surrealism,
Form: Free verse
HEADLIGHTS ON DARK ROADS
HEADLIGHTS ON DARK ROADS

Timid tentative tap on her door at midnight
as she lay expectantly in suspense and the hope
that he would defy all obstacles to...

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Categories: surrealism, for him, love, nostalgia,
Form: Narrative
A thought from class
“I liked how it was a love story, ‘cause love is surreal.”

She sat there, with her shining hair, a blonde glow; blue, streaming like the...

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Categories: surrealism, class, poetry, write, youth, perspective,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member DARK AND MYSTICAL
DARK & MYSTICAL 

To be fulfilled, I must find love.
This is not an option.
This is for sure.
In the moonlight, he whispers.
His love is what I...

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Categories: surrealism, analogy, beautiful, beauty, courage, death, imagery,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Firmament of my Heaven
The Firmament of my Heaven         
The work, the words
The worries, the wits
They are lazy today
They have been...

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Categories: surrealism, inspirational, poetry, poets,
Form: Free verse
Idols

When your idols are fragile
Is it any wonder kids lack style
Perhaps if we walked a mile
In the shoes of the soldier we'd attain guile

Look at...

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Categories: surrealism, america, inspiration, political, spoken word,
Form: Free verse
what i need to learn
If my behaviour is rude or objectionable.
What I need to learn to make it sustainable?
I studied surrealism and swathe me susceptible,
To concrete relations to develop...

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Categories: surrealism, depressionme, me,
Form: Sonnet
In Lovers Eyes
So let me know that you are a shopworn
Me thee rises like the sun galore but sometimes
Deflated, downplayed and torn
The surrealism of us bestowed much...

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© Amor Otong  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surrealism, desire, emotions, love,
Form: Prose Poetry
Deflated Spirits, Deflated Balloon
Misshapen flimsy mass
Rubbage under foot
Wet with spittle and DNA
Morphing into a Dali
Time melting away
Family needs more
Rubbage on the floor
Unmoving joints staring eyes
Hollow unfelt emotions
Sweep over...

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Categories: surrealism, art, fantasy
Form: Verse
AFRICA EMBODIED
African embodied in a birth of a nation,
I do apologize for my lateness in my African time
To the only goddess of Mother Nature in her...

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Categories: surrealism, africa,
Form: Narrative
The Headless Man

if Rowena's kuzzle was
the center of the Earth
he'd look for a shovel
she was an underpass hooker
exploited by a grim and grimy past
reckless as the day...

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Categories: surrealism, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
SIGMOND FREUD
Even a mention of his name is inspiring
The father of the theory of psychoanalysis
And the inventor 
of id-ego-superego hypothesis
His profound thinking was instrumental
In shaping movements...

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Categories: surrealism, imagination, philosophy, science, , literature,
Form: Free verse
Exotic Wonderland
Let’s touch lips, and then press together our fingertips.
Let’s get lost in this erotic lounge, where no inhibitions or guilty conscious can be found.
A landscape...

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Categories: surrealism, fantasy,
Form: Romanticism
Dreamers
Living life inside a dream,
Just to me it seems that
Surrealism is serene…

And no one will comply,
To busy asking questions, why?
Too busy to even give it...

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Categories: surrealism, life
Form: Free verse