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Best Taha Poems

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


101 POETS
101  POETS

I want to thank 101 poets, when words have no limit.
All 101 spots full of flowing imagery and spirit.
Nathan Dilts my #1~writing for...

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Categories: taha, celebration, community, dedication, friend, poetry,
Form: Rhyme



Lucifer's Laments

"Lucifer's Laments"
By M. Taha Effendi

(Dramatic Monologue)

Do You not see, Almighty God,
How Your order man defied?
So base, so vile, so gravely flawed,
Yet so consumed by pride!

He...

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Categories: taha, faith, forgiveness, introspection, peace, philosophy, religion,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Victus

"Victus"
By M. Taha Effendi

(Didactic)

Amidst the gloom of night's dark shroud,
lurks Death in far corners of the shade.
To vanquish my fears to God I bowed,
And death...

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Categories: taha, faith, forgiveness, hope, inspirational, life, peace,
Form: Didactic
Ensnare My Heart

"Ensnare My Heart"

By M. Taha Effendi

(Ballad)

O beautiful maiden of my captive heart,
Are you not the lone bard's pompous muse?
With allure that inspired the divine art,
Heavens'...

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Categories: taha, adventure, art, devotion, fantasy, imagination, love,
Form: Rhyme
The Old man
The Old Man

Eleven Thousand miles away,
there lives an old man, so they say.
He works and toils to teach and make,
his students smart and chocolate cake.

He...

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Categories: taha, analogy, cool, grandfather,
Form: Verse



The Lily

The Lily: 

I found it swaying, happily among, 
Its stranger friends, with me laughing along. 
I hadn’t a clue, how crucial it’d be, 
To my...

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Categories: taha, absence, change, fate,
Form: Verse
At Times I Wonder

"At Times I Wonder"
By M. Taha Effendi

(Nazam)

At times I wonder what life would have been worth
Spent cloaked in soft shades of your sable tresses
If ill-fated...

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Categories: taha, devotion, imagination, introspection, lost love, love,
Form: Rhyme
Estranged Love

"Estranged Love"
By M. Taha Effendi

(Rhyme)

Countless days came and passed,
each day in misery spent.
every day I live as my last,
since the day you are absent.

Each day...

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Categories: taha, death, depression, loss, lost love, love,
Form: Rhyme
Lone Survivor

"Lone Survivor"
By M. Taha Effendi

(Sonnet)

He wandered through each ravaged street,
death lurked wherever strayed his feet,
His ears resounded with frantic, dying calls,
of those whose blood stained...

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Categories: taha, war
Form: Sonnet
The Rongtern Mansion

Rongtern Mansion
By M. Taha Effendi

(Verse Libre)

The front door of the mansion mysteriously creaks open,

I freeze.

Hoping to hear a welcoming voice,
But all I hear is the...

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Categories: taha, adventure, death, fantasy, me, mystery, old,
Form: Free verse
The Hen-pecked Husband

"The Hen-pecked Husband"
By M. Taha Effendi

(Light Poetry)

The door bell rang yet again,
and yonder heard the distinct voice,
of my dear old wife, full of pain,
drowned all...

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Categories: taha, funny, husband, wedding, wife,
Form: Light Verse
Without You

"Without You"
By M. Taha Effendi

(Ballad)

Every day without her I spend crying,
praying there's always a smile on her face.
i'm tired of hiding from her that i'm...

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Categories: taha, allegory, love, sad, song-lyricme, night, day,
Form: Lyric
Unrequited Soliloquies Of The Heart Estranged

Unrequited Soliloquies Of The Heart 
Estranged

By M. Taha Effendi

(Sonnet)

As I walk along the twilit avenue,
A forlorn heart bids the day adieu,
The rubicund sun withdraws its...

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Categories: taha, dedication, devotion, heart, hope, sad, time,
Form: Sonnet
LIGHT
The tormented cries of a heart confined
Barely ever met a gratifying end
The meager state is but a trick of your mind
For the course of destiny...

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Categories: taha, faith, hope, life, loss, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
I'm to leave now
By: Ali Taha Alnobani 


I'm to leave now
A tall ghost is carrying my bag
A long street is walking behind me
A mad merchant bought my smiles
And...

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Categories: taha, loverain, prayer, rain,
Form: Classicism
Deliverance
Before you read the following poem, please read the first part of this poem that I have posted on this website separately.




"Deliverance"
by M. Taha Effendi

(Didactic)

Oh...

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Categories: taha, faith, inspirational, lost love, passion, peace,
Form: Didactic
The Crazy Hunter
By: Ali Taha Alnobani

He did not do anything extraordinary
Did not discover the secret of happiness
And surely did not invent the machine that collects rays of...

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Categories: taha, life, love, people, philosophy, song-
Form: Free verse
My crutches
By: Ali Taha Alnobani

My crutches:
You shared me all my life
But I didn't
I was a bird
My wings shared the love rhyme 
To take a look before...

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Categories: taha, friendship, life, me, desire, life, love,
Form: Free verse
My one day friend Mark
                        ...

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Categories: taha, life, love, day, world, longing, day,
Form: Romanticism
Daily Death
Written by: Ali Taha Alnobani


When you bury your conviction in a deep grave

Something will take you to a new wave

Death is not only the end...

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Categories: taha, wisdom, words,
Form: Verse