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Best Tabled Poems

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


2 Times Tabled .
Aunt Doris was feeling poorly .
I did not know what to say .
So ,I gathered all her friends around ;
And we had a Doris Day...

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© Sean Kelly  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tabled, funny, thanksgiving,
Form: Heroic Couplets



tabled scraps
high priority insecurity
gastro-growling, 
a peckish fling
in the food desert - 
not dessert - desert
this lip service 
don't a mouth fill

maybe one of five
on the sleigh's...

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© Goode Guy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tabled, food, health, society,
Form: I do not know?
Tabled Destiny
Tabled Destiny
             by Odin Roark

Life's tsunami starts way back
the shifting tectonics of time
re-form...

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© Odin Roark  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tabled, moving on,
Form: Free verse
Love Letter From The Soul LII
. . . 


after the ellipsis
we confer 

entrenched in the awakened
a story rises from the burn
limbs parted and wrapped about
delved deep within the yearn

it is...

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© TS Poetry  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tabled, love,
Form: Romanticism
Epigrams
Epigrams
by Michael R. Burch

To write an epigram, cram.
If you lack wit, scram!

Conformists of a feather
flock together.

If every witty thing that’s said was true,
Oscar Wilde, the...

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Categories: tabled, bible, philosophy, wisdom,
Form: Epigram



Premium Member The Mirage
Boxed lures lay: belly-up, forlorn, caste off sinkers,
line-less, relics of peaceful bygone days. In vaudevillian 
colors of corny-orange: their hooks rusty, their prongs
dulled in an...

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Categories: tabled, beauty, family,
Form: Free verse
ODE TO MOTHER
Ode To ‘Mother’ Creator ©
Not only is it a marvelous happen chance in being able to have ‘shares’ in Mother Nature’s flora creations 'first hand'---
But,...

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Categories: tabled, art, autumn, caregiving, change, character, desire,
Form: Ode
Premium Member W-Death mystery of Subhash Chandra Bose-1897-1945
Described as “patriot of patriots” by Mahatma Gandhi
His Words, ‘Give me blood and I shall give you freedom’
Are still ringing in the minds of each...

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Categories: tabled, august, death,
Form: Free verse
Ringo's Last Ride
                        

It’s...

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Categories: tabled, dark, evil, history,
Form: Cowboy
Finding Home
Finding Home
                by Odin Roark

So temporary
Earth's tabled destiny

The shifting tectonics...

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© Odin Roark  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tabled, hope,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member An enemy of justice
When the veil is pulled away subject exposed story 
what motivation drives these blind merchants 
let's lay it out clearly from waters of your soul...

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Categories: tabled, abortion, abuse, conflict, corruption, evil, humanity,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member YUM CHA

YUM CHA**



Order the way charm comes to stay:
Yield happy choice here as you find;
Use what you sum in pulse that pays;
Mind steady poise, note sumptuous...

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Categories: tabled, art,
Form: Sonnet
Flash Freeze
Leaked excerpts from the journal of a
disgruntled federal, civil servant employee. 
These views and opinions are not shared by 
the Environmental Protection Agency.
These excerpts were...

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Categories: tabled, earth, planet, political, science,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Issues Of The Heart
ISSUES OF THE HEART

For Grace Mike.

Do you remember, Grace?
Do you remember our first kiss on the altar of love?
You wrapped me in your arms and...

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Categories: tabled, africa, april, art, boyfriend, care, celebration,
Form: Ballad
Misernomics
the talking heads are also comics
these economic geniuses after years
are spouting praises of Misernomics
quick study concluded we're in arrears

and need to decapitalize life today
don't spend...

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© Goode Guy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tabled, business, education, health, people, political, social
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member THOSE WERE THE DAYS
Five stones     
                 closing times
radiograms...

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Categories: tabled, childhood, history, nostalgia,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Stalked by August Trees
Every time I change directions
lately, and possibly beforely,
Trees stand by to mentor
and nurture,
to feed with branched hands
to bleed when uprooted
from aptic past centuries
of hibernating winter...

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Categories: tabled, august, community, food, health, history, river,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I'm a permanently casual knight
I'm permanently casual, a full on part time,
A jack of just about every small trade.
When I was young my friends merrily defined their own career,
But...

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Categories: tabled, career, humor,
Form: Quatrain
This is Lagos
This is Lagos-
a welcoming address to all dignities
an old sermon preached by three wisemen
no praises or pleasantries at the entrance gate
Come and face your death...

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Categories: tabled, africa, art,
Form: Bio
A scrpit
My life is like script
Conscripted to dance to the rhythms of distortions
As a clown of western audience, 
I fool around,  monologuing before my protagonists
A...

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Categories: tabled, people, metaphor,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member In Realms of You

Oh, You ...

You found me ... again ...
               Unveiled amid the...

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Categories: tabled, dream, memory, soulmate, true love,
Form: Free verse
Void
Is there really a beautiful heaven?
Is there a red and black hell for sinners? 
Basking on this,  I told myself that the beautiful heaven...

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Categories: tabled, africa, art,
Form: Blank verse
I Hope in Africa
I have hope in Africa
That this rain will stop
When the drums are sounded
and every woman remember home
and boys take up farming as a career. 


Then...

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Categories: tabled, africa, art,
Form: Bio
The Nap
The Nap
        by Odin Roark

Through a smudged barroom window
A child stares in at the old man

In his darkened...

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© Odin Roark  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tabled, age,
Form: Free verse
Plethoras
Sit at the table full of dilemmas,
Borrowed nightmares, dark agendas
Cornucopia of vile things tendered
Know this, you wont be remembered

I saw you cry silent in the...

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© Tim B  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tabled, angst, political, dark, dark,
Form: Rhyme