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Best Surrounding Poems

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


Premium Member A Tulip Grows Under An Evergreen - Inspired By The Poets At PoetrySoup

A
fine
Parrot Tulip
in vibrant intensities 
with unique undertones
of green acquirable only in a 
few forests. A ruby red swirls within 
its petals beckons awareness of those...

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Categories: surrounding, beautiful, beauty, earth, light, love, romance,
Form: Shape



Premium Member Hidden Treasures

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Categories: surrounding, art,
Form: Shape
Premium Member This Night
I’m driftwood, and I’m floating out to sea
as sun descends upon my home - the grove
of trees whose fragrance still remains with me.
And likewise, heaven’s...

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Categories: surrounding,
Form: Sonnet
You Know
Yes, my dear, you know,
You are my source of joy, rejuvenation, hope
I need your emotion spread onto my life,
I need your heart to sing among...

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Categories: surrounding, emotions, friendship, happiness, joy, love, peace,
Form: Ode
Premium Member A Good Cry

i wait at the river for the cry of the loon
                             ...

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Categories: surrounding, introspection,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Ravens and Castles
...inspired by and in dedication to ~  Victor Buhagiar, Robert Lindley (my mentors) and the rest of the PoetrySoup Family...thank you for your kindness...

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Categories: surrounding, dark, deep, horror,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Four Elements in Nature and Humanity
Fire catches fast, then sweeps through grass and trees.
The lion of the elements, it roars,
and burning hot, displays its awesome might.
Fire signs are one of...

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Categories: surrounding, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Why oh Why Seren Roberts and Tim Smith
Why oh Why

A Collaboration between Seren Roberts, Tim Smith and Arthur Vaso

Poem inspired by Seren Roberts

Each poem written from a different view
The Murderer
The Murdered
The Mannequins...

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Categories: surrounding, art, death, funeral, jealousy, love, murder,
Form: Free verse
a dearest repost, Angel Wings
angel wings

With every breath I take my body aches, 
When I lie in bed I feel my insides hurting.
With every reminder brings me pain.
No more...

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Categories: surrounding, grief,
Form: Free verse
My One Regret
If I weren't afraid, I'd...
Have pulled that red lipstick
Out of my purse 
And with cover
Of sister and cousin
Surrounding your coffin
Replaced that drab pink coral
With your...

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Categories: surrounding, humor, mom, sorry,
Form: Light Verse
Gold Star
I remember as a young boy, going out to play, I would sometimes see old Mr. Kimball, sitting on the steps of his porch, often...

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Categories: surrounding, childhood, war, war, star, blue, me,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member My Love
My love is gone, but he has not gone far.
I see his golden locks in waves of wheat,
the blaze of his blue eyes in each...

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Categories: surrounding, love,
Form: Rhyme royal
Premium Member Oft From A Distant Echo, It Is Heard fifth poet in my dedication series
(1.)  Honoring John Keats
, fifth poet in my dedication series

Oft From A Distant Echo, It Is Heard

At the start comes just a solitary word
oft...

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Categories: surrounding, appreciation, art, beautiful, creation, poetry, poets,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member God Gave You a Second Chance
God Gave You a Second Chance
 Not ready to leave this world with unfinished business determining the souls color; you’re on borrowed time! Prayers to...

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Categories: surrounding, hope, husband, inspirational, wife, life, death,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member Lifeless Eyes of Ted Bundy
Lifeless were the eyes of infamous Ted Bundy
No remorse, all emotion had been doused
His gaze pierced my soul as I gave testimony
 
He maintained there’d...

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Categories: surrounding, people
Form: Villanelle
Lessons Learned from Trees
"A woodland path in the dappled sun, hushed and quiet "

              ...

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Categories: surrounding, allegory, introspection, sun, tree,
Form: Free verse
Hot Day
A steady hum vibrating one constant low
Surrounding me in tiny hummingbird beats
The two giant fans warm and hot breezes blow

The fuzzy sound vibrates on pulsed...

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Categories: surrounding, introspection, peace, uplifting,
Form: Villanelle
Eve
Does the past really matter?
 Does it set you free? 
I’m absorbed in the sin,
That is surrounding him and me. 

Lost in the curiosity,
Cold to...

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Categories: surrounding, angel, beautiful, beauty, betrayal, bible, body,
Form: Free verse
GRIEF
This solemn shore of atrophy called grief,
would sail on, sail on from this moor of thief -
while yesterday I smiled, and did achieve
today am stricken...

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Categories: surrounding, loss, me, time,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member On Four Walls
Their young strong-willed son,
ever resourceful,
has been given "time out" for bad behavior.
There is no noise coming from the room.
After two hours, 
the mother grows concerned.
Why...

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Categories: surrounding, child,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Willow Tree
Someday I'd like to wander free
like butterfly, like bumblebee,
perhaps to plant a willow tree
beside the silent solemn sea,

before these things exist no more,
from mountain top...

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Categories: surrounding, daffodils, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Justice in the Quest For Love
I saw how martyrs longed for love, and so began the play of my flitting heart
A strange girl had I become, with airs of fickle...

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Categories: surrounding, beauty, birth, change, inspiration, life, light,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member MORE DREAMS TO ROW




As moonshine hangs low casting light afar
with orange beams rippling on true hearts pressed;
surrounding a line of pure, coupled stars
while fingers hunger for love, possessed...

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Categories: surrounding, inspirational, life,
Form: Rhyme
Footsteps
Footsteps

	         Footsteps

		          On the ground…..
Lightly

	Stepping

		Without a sound…..

Tears are
					Falling

						As...

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Categories: surrounding, beauty, death, devotion, earth, emotions,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member THE JEWELER'S LATHE
THE JEWELER’S LATHE

Summer’s last rose
After many admiring morning visits
And with nature’s rusty brown and gold 
Surrounding, drawing comparison,
Becomes even more pink and beautiful

Being aware as...

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Categories: surrounding, beauty,
Form: Free verse