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Best Syncopation Poems

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


Premium Member The True Knight
POTD 9th April 2018

Synopsis -
A story of selflessness without jealousy or rancor that is often evident through the ages in all walks of life, even...

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Categories: syncopation, love, romance, sensual,
Form: Romanticism



Premium Member SHE - Epitome of Erotic Love
An Ode to Femininity and Romance -

The background music of this delicate poetic arrangement is intended to be played softly as you sit back and...

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Categories: syncopation, love, romantic, sensual, sexy, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An Echo Through Time
An Echo Through Time
 
An echo through time follows all now in kind;
It’s the moment when poets find their rhyme!

Past-Present events give us a mirror...

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Categories: syncopation, allegory, change, language, passion, poetry, symbolism,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Faded sheet music
 

Tear drops fall
between silent lines
carrying the tune
of this weeping melody
written on my heart’s
faded sheet music

Scales cry in sharpened flats
twisting treble clef sorrows
Candelabras drip pain
on...

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Categories: syncopation, music, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Your gifts, Nature's blessings
Dawn greets the horizon, the moon lights up the sky
Magic rains nurture grasses and herbs far below
Stars twinkle in Heaven, clouds billow so high
The cosmos'...

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Categories: syncopation, beauty, blessing, nature, romantic love,
Form: Sonnet



Premium Member Jingle-jangle bells
Jingle-jangle bells
   Sing-song syncopation
Ambulances hurtle down streets
   of post-war Europe

Eerie bells; haunting bells
   ghosts of round-ups, of Auschwitz 
of...

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Categories: syncopation, death, pain, sound,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Poetic Encryption Like Ancient Egyptian
Poetic Encryption Like Ancient Egyptian

This terror and threat to poetic clarity,
Becomes a pet rock for some poets.

Words do count for sure, but so does
Clarity unless...

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Categories: syncopation, allegory, analogy, emotions, imagination, metaphor, passion,
Form: Narrative
RIFFING - resubmit
Quiet!  Quiet!
No distraction or reaction
to the situation
of creation
unfolding syncopation ...
a blues distillation.

As the sax-o-phone 
does groan into a tirade
the parade of ticks and tocks
licks...

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© Sue Mason  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syncopation, music
Form: Free verse
Premium Member LUST IS AS ILL-CONSIDERED A WEED
LUST IS AS ILL-CONSIDERED A WEED
  AS EVER STOLE SCENT


Rejected in the main as superstition -
A gadfly, I’m alone upon the weed:
A hot cinquefoil...

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Categories: syncopation, abuse, depression, march,
Form: Sonnet
' PARTY UNDER THE SQUARE MOON '

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Crepuscle beamed, descried at the telluric cyan orb
Dusk devoured auric daystar as lambency was absorbed
Sun's verve, twinkle immersed by the lil' murk
Permeate the newfangled burst...

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Categories: syncopation, art, fantasy, imagination,
Form: Rhyme
Christmas Out of the Body Experience
A few nights before Christmas
all was quiet in the apartment
except for a few ghosts milling about in it

Before I went to bed 
to rest my...

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© Mel Brake  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syncopation, death, family, miracle, visionary,
Form: Free verse
Brain Jewels
Mysterious brain jewel radiation chamber
Prismatic refraction blue sapphire ruby emerald amber
 
Electromagnetic spectrum distribution
Tubular nerve net staccato syncopation
 
Chameleon shape blender shifter
Kaleidoscopic genetic mutation sifter
...

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Categories: syncopation, technology,
Form: Free verse
Brown
A cat sniffs the crooked brown dough of the sullen moon;
The tempting smell of warm bread seems held by a glass sky
Old age, carefully steps...

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Categories: syncopation, age, art, car, care, cat, science,
Form: Imagism
Shadowboxing
My shoulders are well oiled axles,
my fists are cannon balls

I am an uncompromised,
uninhibited,
and unchallenged fresh breath of boldness

I am a statue of fastholding,
chiseled down from...

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Categories: syncopation, anger, conflict, courage, poetry, power, psychological,
Form: Free verse
Felonious Funk
In what way shall I improvise myself?
Shall I memorize the first way I felt?
And my origin from West Africa
Through the European landing in hell?

Jelly with...

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Categories: syncopation, memory,
Form: Free verse
i am at the part of unfortunate decision
i am at the part of unfortunate decision
fake flowers in hand and a dusty prayer
hesitation has a cup of warm pintos with country ham with...

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© Marty King  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syncopation, lost, moving on,
Form: Free verse
FOR THE JAZZ IN YOU
Take this compliment,
It is for the Jazz in you.
So much the pleasure it gives me
To know you.
Every time a countless shout I make
I know I...

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Categories: syncopation, beauty,
Form: Free verse
free cee FOR A FRACTION OF FOREVER
          FOR A FRACTION OF          FOREVER

Do you...

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Categories: syncopation, angst, angel, angel, me,
Form: Free verse
Catharsis
Loose lips and smooth hips
In movement, in rhythm
I couldn't fathom the explosion of ecstasy that follows. There’s dripping
on the sheets, walls are skinny;
ears perked to...

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© Kira Price  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syncopation, imagery, lust, repetition, romantic, sensual, sexy,
Form: Free verse
Destination Resurection
Revolution, evolution,
Destitution, distribution,
Everything is seeking for attention
From the world at large;
Restitution, institution, possibly a
Contribution to the human race,
Seeking some kind of place
To hide from the...

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Categories: syncopation, christian, inspiration, inspirational, word play, words,
Form: Free verse
LOVING IN THE RAIN
LOVING   IN  THE  RAIN


Gusting hollow sound of rain on big leaves
Me wishing for more
Dripping  drops on bedroom pane
Starting to pour,...

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Categories: syncopation, happiness, rain,
Form: Imagism
Intro to Departure
I.
“A hiatus, not a parting.”
I waited until stones gathered
on the mothy carpet of the 
living room. Then I stopped,
like mothers and fathers, 
the un-watered 
Delphiniums...

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© Grace Zha  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syncopation, absence, angel, culture, emotions, future, remember,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member NANOS BITS
Here's a tale of the future, it's 
Big, things from small parcels, bits
called Nanoparticles, new natural,
We'll dance their syncopation as normal,
Yes, "From little things big...

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Categories: syncopation, future,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member POETRY DIVA S RHYME SCHEMA
POETRY DIVA’S RHYME SCHEMA
Pupa stupor you could hear the bazookas.
From Bermuda to Aruba
A super family reunion
They were sophisticated, as they contemplated which cabins were theirs.
When...

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Categories: syncopation, poetry, usa, voice, wisdom, word play,
Form: Rhyme
Simple dreams
You lay your head on my lap and the cat climbs on your chest
He greedily shares our caresses and is comforted in the warmth
we make...

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Categories: syncopation, happiness, imagery, love, memory,
Form: Free verse