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Best Talisman Poems

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


Premium Member TALISMAN
As I sit on the bed, and open the box
I am holding a remnant, a plethora of thoughts
that are tied to a youth that thrives...

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Categories: talisman, love, youth,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member A Lesson In Love
"How to tame the madness"

As I sit here, with intense dirty desire,
Tonight I think of you (the moon and stars)
To you, I send a redolent...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talisman, fantasy, love, passion, romantic, sensual, sexy,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Waiting For Sunrise
My whole life waits, just this moment, the ink still

wet; for sunrise this clear May morning.

My shaman up already,
hair askance, dancing and trilling his flute
to...

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Categories: talisman, assonance, beautiful,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Gifts of Sky and Sea
Gifts of Sky and Sea 


White evanescent waves roll on the shore
     with such felicity of frothy bliss.
Rhapsodic sounds explode as...

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Categories: talisman, blessing, nature, sea, sky,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Night Street
The dank petrichor of grainy night,
meters stand like gravestones, 
the obsidian avenue slick as a sapphire,
windowed granite rising in sharp cut shadows,
wind gusting, tumbleweed clouds...

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Categories: talisman, imagery, night, rain,
Form: Carpe Diem



Premium Member Sylvia's Flower Garden
Musky fragrance inundates
my nostrils as I enter 
the garden center:
a rhapsodic feeling
in idyllic surroundings.
The air is humid
like an Amazon garden,
heat barely tolerable
making my glasses misty.
Soft...

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Categories: talisman, flower, garden,
Form: Free verse
Clair De Lune


When evening dusk falls from the edge of night 
like a loosened taffeta from bridal halls 
the wrist pulse slows as the stars align 
their...

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Categories: talisman, allusion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Raven's Plight
Raven was Death. She dwelt in death. She lived on death. Ages past, she had worn 
the blue-black, purple, feathers of the raven and dined...

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Categories: talisman, allegory, angst, animals, death, devotion, imagination
Form: Narrative
Love in Spring
Love in Spring (10-Word Challenge)

Steal away with me my Beloved One,
to rendezvous under a radiant sapphire sky,
where brown skylarks sweetly sing
their incessant songs in dulcet...

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Categories: talisman, love, romance, spring,
Form: Free verse
i am part 2
I am the wind 
beneath the 
sparrows wings 
as it heavenly sings.
I am the single rose 
sitting in a barren land.
I am the the lions...

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Categories: talisman, caregiving, faith, inspirational, passion, uplifting, sweet,
Form: Free verse
Clair de Lune
Governess of endless flowing tides
Ancient Orb that mystifies

Dusty ochre, bright hot white
Cycling and glowing with borrowed light
Cratered desolate dusty reflector,
Yet invoking your own haunting specter

Revealing...

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Categories: talisman, mystery, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member One Senior's Sonnet
One Senior’s Sonnet

The feelings are frozen, fetid in time,
Decisions denied to the dwindling mind;
Possibilities piling like lengths of twine;
Acceptance of aging cannot be blind.

Duties demean...

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Categories: talisman, age, angst, hope, peace,
Form: Sonnet
Justin thyme
Staring in the mirror when I'm down with these scissors I found. 
With my wrists out and prescription lids littered around. 
I've scribbled out a...

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Categories: talisman, anger, best friend, brother, confusion, deep,
Form: Rhyme
At a Distance

Afar off you stand,
fearful of me
because of what ... 
the color of my skin?

At a distance (you deem safe)
do you judge
the worth of me
As you...

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Categories: talisman, discrimination, hate, society, truth,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Nature's Poetess
As I chant my sisters' creed,
And forge my talisman,
I remember violent lullabies
That I still can't understand.
I say if these wilds could be controlled,
With wants to...

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Categories: talisman, angst, introspection, life, nostalgia, passion, philosophy,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Medicine Bag
The Medicine Bag 

March the centuries on, 
the talisman wraps and 
clings to the collar bone. 

The medicine bag cups holy 
bones that speak of...

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Categories: talisman, culture, inspirational, mystery, mythology, native american,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member JUJU
Totems are formed through a talisman tribal identity.
                 ...

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Categories: talisman, creation, nostalgia,
Form: Bio
Premium Member The Midnight Hour

His hand lay on the window pane
gazing out at the midnight rain
his pensive stare and memories
of a time on an isle of darkened seas
he knew...

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Categories: talisman, love,
Form: Narrative
Ten Words Challenge - Far From The Rodeo Town
Solo, like a butterfly, emerging out of its chrysallis  for the very first time
She tip-toed slowly , silently , then ran far far away.
Far...

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Categories: talisman, abuse, dream, joy, myth,
Form: Free verse
Secret Dreams- A Poe Patchwork poem
Whose heart-strings are a lute
embalmed in their echoing songs! 
When Nature sleeps and stars are mute
at midnight, in the month of June.
A mystery, and a...

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Categories: talisman, introspectionme, me, poems, stars,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I WAS CHALLENGED BY A SILENT ONE



I WAS CHALLENGED BY A SILENT ONE

When stirred radiant sapphire talisman spurts,

idyllic rhapsodic dulcet beats, hums

the pragmatic leaves lifeless fall

causing a plethora of chrysalis show

where...

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Categories: talisman, imagery, nature, symbolism,
Form: Verse
Buried Treasure
She basks beneath the evening moon,
She listens for the seaside drone;
Murmurous waves, the blue lagoon
Mountains before the sunset's tomb.
The water's claws could bring her home,
The...

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© Dana Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talisman, lost,
Form: Ballade
Premium Member Looking Back
Looking back it's no wonder why we had to leave
Such rhapsodic idyllic plethora, lost talisman
Felicity lost in radiant sapphire dulcet through
Our chrysalis once radiant, evenescent,...

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Categories: talisman, abuse, beautiful, beauty, break up, people,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member It Tingles
A plethora of lights pierce the dark,
as a nightingale’s rhapsodic tune
drowns out a dogs evanescent bark,
neath the talisman of a full moon.

Radiant moonbeams dance on...

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Categories: talisman, beautiful, imagery, imagination, night, star,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Massacre so Self Inflicted
A ripe body of Adolescence, nuzzled by beauty
on which hair is polished by crystals and sapphire
but lacks in the garrison of virtues and patriotism
becoming blind...

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Categories: talisman, education, environment, planet, political, poverty,
Form: Epic