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Best Symbolising Poems

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


Artwork - what am I
Scratching their heads 
They look at me
Am I a tree stump
Am I a grotesque face
Inside I am  laughing
I know what I am.

Am a freak...

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Categories: symbolising, identity,
Form: Personification



Premium Member Terrorism Failed
United in isolated collectivity,
Standing erect for reflective solidarity,
Sited to enable individuality,
Symbolising the dead, the loss in totality.

So many damaged people, with so much to remind,
There...

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Categories: symbolising, courage, death, endurance, how i feel,
Form: Rhyme
Love weaving harmony as flowers in Wreath
Wreath ring of flowers holding hand-in-hand
Hands in circular unity symbolising eternity 
Eternal is belief in Trinity, Christianity and Christ
Christ a Messiah rising from dead absolving...

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Categories: symbolising, religion
Form: Free verse
With this ring
The centre of the wedding ring has seen some of the greatest fights
Set off by the wedding bells
Shiny and sparkling, its aesthetics deceiving
By invitation only,...

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Categories: symbolising, marriage, wedding,
Form: Rhyme
The Christmas Tree
I just love the Christmas tree which we welcome into our homes, 
Symbolising nature, the natural, challenging our views and roams;
Settling in our cosy living...

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Categories: symbolising, christmas, history, nature, tree, truth, uplifting,
Form: Heroic Couplets



A RAY OF HOPE
A speckle of green,
In a vast sea of concrete,
Quite an enchanting scene,
To the eyes a visual treat.

Through a crack in the pavement,
Slowly rises a tiny...

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© Nikhita S  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: symbolising, inspirational,
Form: I do not know?
Six-Word Couplet Series Encore
Make a wish
Raising the bar
A shooting star

The truth
The truth untold 
Watch it unfold

Wings
Wanting to fly
In the sky

Sky's the limit
Dreams don't diminish 
Pushing to finish

Growth
My lost...

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© Wendy M   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: symbolising, dream, flying, growth, inspiration, journey, perspective,
Form: Couplet
Cherry Blossom
A wonderful sight to behold.
Your grandeur is more
Than meets the eye.

From absolutely spectacular bloom
Until you've fallen in grace
Meeting earth, withering 
Like snow with an ebb
And...

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© Wendy M   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: symbolising, beauty, flower, growth, life, tree, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
Stars of My Hope
Twinkling in an empty sky
Emerging even when the dawn
Puts in a misty face
Heralding the birth of another day
Even in this jungle.

Here again begins my journey
While...

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© Canny Amah  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: symbolising, imagination
Form: Personification
YOUR CHARMING

Your charming verbalising
Your charming whispering
Your charming smiling
Your charming dancing
All are in the train of my dreams.
And they always catching me like fire
Always making my slumber...

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Categories: symbolising, age,
Form: ABC
Lament of My Life
In a world of love I was befittingly born,
A time of respect and appreciation;
In one instinct I became destitute,
With one wrong step I fell into...

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© Dedu Son  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: symbolising, emotions,
Form: Quatrain
Passion, Purity and Power
The colour red has much meaning
it reveals so much energy to express
providing a passion that knows no end
action in the battlefield to victory no less

The...

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Categories: symbolising, color, passion, power,
Form: Rhyme
A dream by the lake side
It is always the same dream
You and I by the lakeside, watching the sun set
In silence and our bare feet feeling the stream
The fading sun...

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Categories: symbolising, depression, destiny, dream, encouraging, environment, fairy,
Form: Ballad