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Best Susan Poems

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


Like A Girl
Like A Girl 

I play like a girl, I hit like a girl
You say I throw like a girl, 
And, when I run -- I...

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Categories: susan, beautiful, girl, identity, rights, sexy, slam,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Unspoken Words
I often scribble in the sand 
The words I find so hard to say
And hope the wind will come along 
And blow them all your...

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Categories: susan, words,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The Daughter Of The North Wind Sings In Soprano

In riming realms of crystal contemplation -
frozen water-vapor meditations
and chilled flutes filled with zodiacal light musings 
of ancient cosmic dust 
dancing in the arms of...

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Categories: susan, passion, snow, winter, woman,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member May it be an Evening Star of Peace - In Collaboration with our PS community Poets
Like the Evening Star guided ancient mariners through calm or troubled seas
Let it guide and help spread this message of Peace to the far ends...

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Categories: susan, beautiful, peace, star,
Form: Verse
Premium Member My Affair With A Frost Flower State Of Affairs


There’s a beguiling danger in beauty…

seduced as I was by the fickle fingers of fate musingly stroking my hair,
I envisaged
this lusciously lavish landscape 
of sun-raptured...

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Categories: susan, betrayal, dark, emotions, heartbreak, introspection, irony,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails - a collaboration with Robert and Teppo

Waking to cold blown tent, ground frozen icy hard
woods are my love, as is poetry to a bard.
Today starts my anticipated forest trek,
seeking salvation from...

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Categories: susan, appreciation, beauty, introspection, nature, self, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Red Leaf


the raspy whisper

finally
 
gets my full attention -
wistfully I smile
..for its persistence reminds me of you..

the crisp red leaf 
scuttles scrapingly
across the gray pavement
to and...

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Categories: susan, death, emotions, grief, heartbroken, lost love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Guise Of Blue Jay Skies



F  l  y  i  n  g

a sailing tailwind
in cerulean streams
through beams colored creamsicle -
are wings reflective of turquoise truth 
and...

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Categories: susan, autumn, bird, blue, conflict, nature, sky,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Casualness Of Casualties

In the intimate interlace of chance and fate, in the ultimate interplay of time and place, and with the consummate checkmate of my human dignity,...

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Categories: susan, death, evil, family, fate, life, love,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Winter Blues - I Cry For Color


I shiver tears.
My joie de vivre;
summer esprit’s lemon zested
lilac flirts and coral whispers have escaped me ~
grievous gray now flows through my veins.

I shiver melancholia,
entombed...

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Categories: susan, depression, loneliness, longing, sad, winter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Tear-ful Conversation With My Daughter


It starts with only one -
one like me
a melancholy migrant
from the immortal part of her
to the locus of her physical being --
the center of her...

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Categories: susan, i love you, i miss you,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member An Omen Of The Taste Of Twilight



Vanished

is the wild magic of this place;
this wilderness I now roam alone
as its lifeblood seeps 
into 
Afterlife

..my mournful howls
across time and distance
go unanswered -
Oh, how...

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Categories: susan, angst, animal, death, fate, grief, longing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Venus Gifts A Yarrow's Kiss


O, weeping willow shed your sorrow
on whispering breeze to soothe your grief
within whose breath's a healing yarrow
to whisk away tears upon your leaf.

Sweet rustling zephyr...

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Categories: susan, emotions, heartbreak, hope, sorrow, symbolism,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Glory Of The Eastern Edge


In moments of twilight civility
an exchange of gifts - 
darkness for light..

RISING

from beyond the softening silhouetted edge
you brighten like a blushing damsel
hazy haloed
taking unabashed pleasure...

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Categories: susan, appreciation, beauty, imagery, morning, nature, sun,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Tempest of Tears


surrendering
reflective puddles
of rained regrets and sins

I offer my humility
the only gift I can give.



Susan Ashley 
September 2, 2018



~ First Place ~
Pithy Pants Poetry Contest 
Maureen...

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Categories: susan, appreciation, beauty, introspection, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Soup Bowl Full of Christmas
Twas the night before Christmas, when all thru the Soup bowl,
Not a poet was writing, not even the musing mole.
All their pens were hung by...

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Categories: susan, christmas, family, silly,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Amidst The Darkened Veils


'Neath umbra skies I seek a mirrored moment

the breeze a capricious charmer
blows serpentine sways to life
a ballet of many dancers
raspy edged in gentle silver-green
dulling in...

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Categories: susan, angel, august, death, emotions, eve, night,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Irony Of Fate


In a moment of juvenile jealousy 
he envies his red rival

with its intimate and greedy embrace of her angels’ share
of honey and vanilla spice
as wet...

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Categories: susan, age, desire, fate, irony, sensual, youth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Amorous Mystique - a collaboration with Robert Lindley


Can it be, into this world we are dropped
from heavenly streams that have never stopped?

With sweet hope gifted to our souls delight,
oceans of love and...

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Categories: susan, appreciation, romantic love, sensual, soulmate, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Her Grace, Soft As The Silence Of Morn's Falling Dew - a collaboration with Robert and Teppo

Her romantic letters, birth as heart pure and true 
supported deep vows we both swore to be held to.
Her grace, soft as the silence of...

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Categories: susan, appreciation, beauty, loss, passion, romantic love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Gifts Of The Fourth Chakra


Wild spirit - 
I cherished you tender 
within my halo of prana
careful not to hurt you
as I worked to set you free
using peaceful hands 
in...

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Categories: susan, forgiveness, freedom, growth, humanity, inspiration, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Age Of Summer Love


Our summer love began in Gemini 
with sultry eves of wooing escapades,
and as the moon did swoon as it drew nigh
my lust you stirred with...

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Categories: susan, romantic love, sensual, summer, true love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Starlit Diva
My mind has wings and wants to fly
into galaxies where stars streak.
Aloft on whispers and a sigh
a hint of stardust on my cheek.

Into galaxies where...

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Categories: susan, freedom, growth, imagery, journey, muse,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Tin Foil Hearts
On pensive planes of wraith-like existence,
Are stoic shadows feigning affection;
Crimson lips of withering consistence,
Have lost their craze for craving confection.

Tear-filling prisms tilling a rueing sphere,
Pathos...

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Categories: susan, life, lost love, sad love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member All In All, True Magnificent Treasures Given - a collaboration with Robert and Teppo


Luscious the fruits, beautiful under moonlit beams
firmly planted roots, outstandingly hot, lush-sent dreams
all in all, glorified visions, heavenly sent
treasured deeply with rapture stored, sweet love-nights...

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Categories: susan, appreciation, beautiful, desire, passion, romantic love,
Form: Rhyme