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Best Tailing Poems

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

Premium Member Sometimes love just isn't enough
Upon my life your winter still drizzles
Evoking the morns that arose in despair
And nights that steered dreams into sorrow,

As I sit all alone in valleys...

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Categories: tailing, lost love,
Form: Free verse

Intriguing Odour
Me cars down at the doctors ‘cause there’s trouble with the coil,
and somewhere I’m losing water so once or twice I’ve had it boil.
It needs...

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Categories: tailing, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Mesmerizing Mermaids
The seas softly speak with voices that talismanically tweak,
Magical maids in their mystique porpoises of their physique…
Ambient aqua-marine waving seductresses of their craving,
A splashing sylph...

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Categories: tailing, beautiful, fish, sexy, women,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member from A RUBY GARLAND FOR GEORGE AND NORA - my parents -
Europe was frozen in a tide of hate
The genius Jew was being persecuted
Bound to the intransigence of fate
His violin played the tunes they executed
Now it...

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Categories: tailing, visionary, wedding, wind, , cute,
Form: Rhyme royal
Premium Member Double-O Somethng
A dozen passports, with his photos, confused the law wherever he’s been--
Because he lives in the shadows, and has a number instead of a name.

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Categories: tailing, conflict, rap, song,
Form: Lyric

Premium Member Biting Cold
It was a freezing night in Alaska, the temperature had 
dropped to well below zero, fifteen below with a driving 
wind that shrieked and laughed...

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Categories: tailing, mountains, nature, snow, winter,
Form: Epic
A contest a test,
Also ending tailing test,
In contrast,human on this planet,
For human,test a beginning not ending,
Adam sat for the first test,
Under the roof of Heaven,

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Categories: tailing, character, desire, dream,
Form: Free verse
Over the Horizon
Over the Horizon

Tailing behind, waves undulate
       In rhythm with plunging of oars

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Categories: tailing, blue, boat,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Time Traveller
You perforate my normality 
with snap-shots of the past. 
Images of yesteryear form 
a slide show which interjects, 
dove-tailing, sneaking in to 
the now with...

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Categories: tailing, nostalgia,
Form: Free verse
Gym-Nasties****Part Two****
bench pressing,
ripping my chest..
the final stretch.
she breezes by.
Crop dusting her
"love Spell Perfume".
my eyes follow her across the room.

In dream-land,
I've lost focus, 
under hypnosis,
now "tailing" that...

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Categories: tailing, inspirational
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Scrambled Eggs
Judy awoke early this cool morning
and climbed out of her soft warm bed;
quietly she moved without a warning
and was gone before anyone was fed.

Judy had...

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Categories: tailing, childhood, house, mom,
Form: Rhyme
Mosquito Bat
Mosquito Bat

Peering closely, I sought to quickly skim through the online latest news …
True to form, I am a stickler for keeping up with the...

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Categories: tailing, celebration, fantasy, goodbye, silly, war,
Form: Free verse

She's back just like a comet,
a winding gold dust of love
tailing her since we last met.

Cerise lips stretch soft, slow.
A simile of her smile glows.

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Categories: tailing, childhood
Form: Terza Rima
Comet Girl
with a winding gold-dust trail of love
   still tailing her around since we last met,
      she has come...

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Categories: tailing, childhood, happiness, hope,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Bridges to Nowhere and Between
It seems, I much prefer my dreams
though times of consequence pass fleetingly.
It seems, I know while in those very dreams
of all that passes in between.


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Categories: tailing, angst, confusion, depression, introspection, me,
Form: Verse
Loner Lunar
Once there's a moon
Lived by dangle lights in vacant space
Encircle with no purpose, but created as a boon
Twirl and twirl, lonely on its pace

Collecting stars...

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Categories: tailing, imagery, moon, poetry, universe,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Halloween the Night of Fright

Out of the darkness she moves unseen;
her feline silhouette against
the full moon.
She raises her nose
and looks up to the lit night sky,
switching her tail left...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tailing, cat, halloween, moon,
Form: Free verse
En-route Onikan Stadium
I had evaporated from
My abode in Samonda
Only to condense in Iwo road. 
There I saw them  begging
One barely leaves before
Another jumps on...

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Categories: tailing, angst, black african american, life, people,
Form: I do not know?
Mining their misery
Shattered are the dreams of the wanting, as they live in their broken homes 
Bodies wracked with pain, spirits crushed as they live out those...

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Categories: tailing, addiction, dark, imagery, society,
Form: Free verse
Among Suitcases I
Packed up again,
Cedars and crescents in my carry-on,
A heart and soul in my suitcase…
The mattress on my bed is bare, save for a straw hat

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© Moose Bak  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tailing, introspection, life
Form: Free verse

Out in the summer’s sun, on a bordering fence,
a robin relaxed.  On the inner side
an unknown avian strolled through the grass.

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Categories: tailing, beauty, bird, flower, imagery, metaphor, summer,
Form: Prose Poetry
Do you see it in the looking glass?
A shadow hidden by
the glimmer of the light
that sparks the corner of your eye.

Can you hear the footsteps...

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© DAVID IRBY  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tailing, horror,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I was always looking over my shoulder at her baggage
I was always looking over my shoulder at her baggage

little did i know at the time 
but her baggage 
was within my sight
on our first...

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Categories: tailing, father daughter, mystery, relationship, scary,
Form: Free verse
Tilted Thoughts
Love from Adam at Eden's shore
The dark nobles tailing my feet-
Our deeds rhyme, but thoughts- doubts do greet
'Til we dock at the fateless shore
Echoes would...

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Categories: tailing, body, change, conflict, hope, passion, self,
Form: Quatrain
Running Free
Running Free

wet with sweat
heart pounding
in disguise
siren's sounding
just beyond
the wall dividing
sinners from
the law abiding
just one chance
to try scaling
hear the voice
of freedom hailing
shadows of
the verdict tailing
victim of

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Categories: tailing, loss
Form: Rhyme