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Best Syllable Poems

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


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: syllable, beautiful, peace, star,
Form: Verse



Premium Member MAGICAL MOONLIGHT
I
love
walking
at midnight
as moonlight shadows
dance on the inky blue ocean
and watch as they sparkle and shimmer like tiny stars,
pirouetting gracefully like prima ballerinas with the ocean...

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Categories: syllable, moon, ocean,
Form: Fibonacci
Premium Member Charm like harp strings - 128 words
Your mind's in knots,
as stress plagues thoughts.
On hope you cling,
to bloom like Spring.

Its fine my dear,
nerves can cause fear.
Don't be so scared,
gifts must be shared.

Your...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syllable, muse, music, silence, song, sound,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dear Quintain
Dear Quintain, how beautiful you are,
allowing us to paint the spacious sea or sky, 
landscapes, or nights’ celestial bodies beckoning from afar.
Even when my quill...

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Categories: syllable, nature, poems,
Form: Quintain (English)
Premium Member SILHOUETTE OF THE NIGHT
Witching hour is upon us 
Dusky clouds, falling, swirling
Obscuring the crescent moon
Skeleton fingered branches
Beckoning me in the wind 
As I creep past the grave stones
To...

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Categories: syllable, dark, scary,
Form: Verse



Intrusion in the Fray:response to Tom
Forgive intrusion in the fray
I'm making comments today
Tom's limericks, three
were cute as can be
But of Kim and Jack, I must say.....

We all know how well...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syllable, poetry,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Threesome
New Dawn
First day of a new chapter, philosophical reflections emulate like four seasons,
reminiscing hearts whose voices are no longer heard, yet I feel their spirits...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syllable, analogy, poetry, sin,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Gardens at Keukenhoff Alouette
Gardens at Keukenhoff (Alouette)

As the tulips rise
With their sweet surprise
Fragrance permeates the air
Colors cover land
From God's divine hand
In these gardens we all share.

Such astounding views
Come...

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Categories: syllable, april, flower, garden, spring,
Form: Rhyme
Lather, Rinse, Repeat
liberty in verse
atypical on the Soup

born a free-spirited caballero
I’ll not dangle
from another poet’s noose

jigsaw puzzles presented
by contest sponsors
jump through hoops
win their accolades

who’s to say what...

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Categories: syllable, on writing and words
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - Haiku X 140 - His territory -

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Categories: syllable, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Winter Magic
Pristine mountain breeze
Shivers naked trees...
Autumn whispers her adieu.
Northern air descends
Chilling snow filled winds,
Pines view a magic milieu.

In the frigid snow
Icy crystals grow
In the beauty of...

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Categories: syllable, beauty, magic, winter,
Form: Rhyme
A Song at Sunrise
A Song at Sunrise



He sang the song at sunrise, to the morning dawn
It rose into the atmosphere and carried on and on

It fell in gentle...

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Categories: syllable, faithsong, song,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Questions I'm Always Asking
trying to do
the things I adore
where did my hours all go

sometimes for hours
I work on a poem
what do I have to show

counting my carbs
and calories...

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Categories: syllable, life,
Form: Questionku
Premium Member When souls spark
come here my dear
sky is so clear
lets stay right here
keep our hearts near

i'll hold your hand
so strong we'll stand
i'll hold you tight
guard like a knight

gone...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syllable, romantic love, soulmate, true love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Queen of dance
From far they come and watch,
to see if they're her match.
How they wish for a chance,
to sway the queen of dance.

In awe they watch her...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syllable, dance, love, soulmate,
Form: Rhyme
Last Dance and May I Have This Dance
Last Dance by Darren White

Oh be my heart for me when it stops beating,

My lungs to breathe thin air still far too chill,

My feet to...

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© Sara Ella  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syllable, appreciation,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Quadro : Sunset Tears
Tears...I fall apart.
The sun lingers at my window...
one final attempt
to melt the pain within my heart.

- - - - - - - - - -...

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Categories: syllable, pain, sunset,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Art - Anne-Louis Girodet
Description of The Funeral of Atala (Funérailles d'Atala or Atala au tombeau), 1808, Louvre

I sauntered through the Louvre, observing art.
One painting struck me for its...

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Categories: syllable, art,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Live Or Die, You Couldn't Do Both
Live Or Die, You Couldn't Do Both

Upon that dark ground, life was bloody and blue
all dark mists brought more than was due.
Dusty storms, blew about...

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Categories: syllable, art, creation, dark, death, imagination, pain,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Knowing She Sees How Deeply She Is Missed
Knowing She Sees How Deeply She Is Missed
(Tribute To That Greatest Of Love, A Mother's)


Blue-cold morns rising to light a fire
mother, cooked on wood stove...

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Categories: syllable, devotion, love, romance, rose,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Precision with Double Rhyme Sonnet
The Double Rhyme Sonnet is a sonnet that rhymes not only the end of the lines but also the front part (metrically)! Of course, I...

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Categories: syllable, loneliness, love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Orca's Revenge

A fishing boat left the port of Kinsale 
The rain was lashing and blowing a gale
Fishing grounds were in sight
Then they had a great fright
Along...

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Categories: syllable, fishing, humor, sea,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The lightest touch

a soft caress is like beauty
dancing so close to you and me
the lightest touch i embrace
stars always floating through space
as silk feels upon the skin
elegant...

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Categories: syllable, dance, dream, love, romance,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Early Morn On The Old Farm
Early Morn On The Old Farm

tomcat cat fast asleep
new house painted darkest of greens
old sun drenched, low-weeping willow
young black dog awakens
eager dawn, stretches its new...

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Categories: syllable, art, cat, color, dog, farm, life,
Form: Verse
SPEECHLESS SPOKEN WORD ARTISTE
SPEECHLESS SPOKEN WORD ARTISTE

So if my vocal folds can’t collaborate to produce sounds to communicate loudly to your beautiful mind that I have an endless...

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Categories: syllable, art, beauty, emotions, humor, i love
Form: Prose Poetry