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Best Talismans Poems

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

Spanish Talismans


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Categories: talismans, faith, father, love, mystery, on work
Form: Didactic

Premium Member Land of Lights
A sweep of milky waves flood onyx sands
converging under endless summer skies
of northern lights in iridescent bands
Icelandic talismans of tales sublime.

A glassy sea of crystalline...

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Categories: talismans, beauty, nature,
Form: Sonnet
Witch Hunt
There was an old lady, a frumpy old bag
who people called horrid, a witch and a hag
And 'though she was ugly and danced 'mid moonbeams

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Categories: talismans, community, humor, humorous, people, prejudice, society,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dream Catchers
There was a time when feathers found me like talismans, they came.
Without their down, I was grounded, the sparrow thought to lend me flight. ...

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Categories: talismans, appreciation, change,
Form: Sijo
Premium Member Two Murders - Part III Finis

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Categories: talismans, horror, murder,
Form: Free verse

   for Aidan in row 5

At the edge of the sky, there is a crimson slash 
seen through the leafy scrolling of trees...

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© Nola Perez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talismans, absence, blessing,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Acts to Zenith
Acts of contrition, on knees if I recount
Beatitudes, eight, sermon on the mount
Charity given, is blessings received
Dalai Lama, a Buddhist deity
Ecumenism, it understands and unites

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Categories: talismans, faith, freedom, gospel, poetry, prayer, religion,
Form: Abecedarian
Ode to a Weary Wolf
Humanity is transient and fleeting -- save
For what memories and dreams may linger....

Too much violence, again.
How flawless a wolf does feign.
Down in the humming cellar,

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© Tom Arnone  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talismans, animal, fantasy, horror, magic,
Form: Quatrain
The Barghest's Monody
Therewithal, profluent life ettles it's while.
Thitherward, from Death's bleak campanile
Grim antiphonals serenade.

A capriccio, the slashing swipe of the reaper's scythe
 will serenade.
Stringent Death forthwith anoints...

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© David Hart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talismans, death, life,
Form: Ballad
Moon Frogs
Amphibian antiquities from the age of normalcy 
Pathologically festive creatures of the night
Verdant phosphor moon frogs bark their insistent mating call
Adorned with talismans, chanting mantras...

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Categories: talismans, nature, night, symbolism,
Form: Free verse
The Scroll of Sorceress
The Scroll of Sorceress:
I do dark arts,
I do allure men to beat drums,
I cast spell through evil eye beads,
My dirty tricks no one reads,
I am...

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Categories: talismans, body, dark, evil,
Form: Didactic
Dark Blight of Halloween Night
There was a dense fog upon the land
not a fit night for animal nor man...
the moon did change its silvery view 
replacing it now was...

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Categories: talismans, dark, children, halloween, holiday, imagination, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Red Plums Wild
To preserve this day, I pick red plums wild
Within my soul, I dream a while
A vision ancient, to me smiles
Of plums growing wild in thickets...

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Categories: talismans, dream,
Form: Ballad
The Heart, The Hand
With shaking hand I write in dimmed light
Strings of words robust burst and slip from my pen
With a grave heart I write
With a frail heart...

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Categories: talismans, write, words, heart, heart, love, me,
Form: Free verse
Callously discarding,

talismans of heart and soul,

hastily scorching all bridges,

in a supernova burying me whole,

retreating into emptiness,

no salvation to be found,

sins too many to absolve,

drowning, in...

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Categories: talismans, hope, inspirational, introspection, journey, life, lonely,
Form: I do not know?
After This

That is it
After this
No matter if
The road ahead is hazardous
Beside many establishments
Waters with or without halibuts
And areas where the ground and air has traces of...

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Categories: talismans, poetry, rap, word play, words, work,
Form: Rhyme
Call to Arms
Earth left shattered, broken ground
Call of duty raised the dead
Screams are felt, no need for sound
Blazing orange spotted red
Douse the fires with blood shed
Pillaged homes...

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Categories: talismans, artmen, men,
Form: Ballade
The Climbing
I thought I could find solace in the unfamiliar contours of skylines that never burned out, that 
I could disappear into a cityscape, an empty...

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Categories: talismans, introspection
Form: Prose Poetry
gregarious garments
uniting farcical flocks all over the world,
gregarious garments, talismans & 
little good luck charms required by religions
to ward off “evil spirits,” to separate man
from “god,”...

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Categories: talismans, life,
Form: Free verse
Delta. I was the fourth child.
The delta connection of a
triangular love. No blues.
Only cottony belly.

My copper coins. I want to save
them for making talismans.
My arms...

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Categories: talismans, art,
Form: ABC
Imbolc's Light
Imbolc's Light that shines so bright.
Bring prosperity into our sight.
Laughter, good health and creativity too.
All this we humbly ask of you.

Keep us mindful our path...

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Categories: talismans, dedication, devotion, inspirational, magic, religion, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member WHAT REMAINS
Doorways        never closed        never open 
Chambers too high 
Bridges going nowhere...

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Categories: talismans, childhood, culture, deep, fate, introspection, perspective,
Form: Free verse
Gleaming wager’s chart spells filmy odds
And tip triers to toss wee mites for more;
To forfeit modicums of ground for vaster 
Acres wider than the fabled...

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Categories: talismans, allegory, allusion, anxiety, hope,
Form: Ballad