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Best Talking Poems

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


Premium Member Leaves Talking
Lovely golden red-tinged leaves seem lost in conversation,
Eloquently rustling as they flutter to the ground.
Autumn’s breeze is whispering to them a revelation.
Vanquished they are soon...

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Categories: talking, autumn, sad,
Form: Acrostic



Premium Member The Best Poem Ever
~The best poem ever~

Without saying a word I’m going to go where no one has gone before.
A twilight zone, only God and I know of....

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Categories: talking, death, words, heart, heart,
Form: Epic
For One Pass Of Your Breath

you write your words and they make me cry
you write those word and you know i die
but i've died so often now

i held you in...

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Categories: talking, lost love, love, love
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Reverse Rant
"Rhyming poems have nothing of substance to say
They're childish! Ridiculous! Silly! Passe!

What's that - 'The Raven,' fine prose, you assure?
Pshaw, a talking bird is not...

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Categories: talking, humor, irony, poetry, writing,
Form: Light Verse
The moon pours white wine
At a table in a garden, on a soft, sweet, summer's night
Two friends are sitting talking by the moon's reflected light.
On the table in the...

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© Jeff Green  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talking, friendship, lovegarden, moon,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member listen for the drum

listen to the drum,

talking to the dance

listen to the elders, 

whispering their chants

listen to the hooves, pounding on the plain

listen to the birds, prophesying rain

listen...

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© P.S. AWTRY  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talking, appreciation, culture, environment, native
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Prince for Roseanne
A long long time ago there lived a king.
His lovely daughter he’d give anything.

She walked about, jewels dripping from each hand,
talking down to all, thinking...

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Categories: talking, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
this was me
it began so innocently
we exchanged ideas on poetry
his art, the suffering he endured
he preyed upon my compassion
as he meticulously bided his time...

i felt safe as...

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© Lynn Marie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talking, angst, confusion, introspection, life,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member When Yesterday Was Today
On cold evenings
Surrounded by friends
Warm and
Safe
I could stay up forever
Taking strength
From the blackness 
Talking
Dreaming
Feeling that I could float upward
And walk with the stars
On their lonely...

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Categories: talking, lost love, love
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Pretty Poet
Where Have All The Pretty Poets Gone? 

A real poet are you, charismatic over everything you serve
Showcasing, a rainbow that folds the perfect world wide...

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Categories: talking, angel, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Why I Walk
I walk and walk, without talking to anyone,
I walk here and there, to avoid their stares, 
their scowls, their “poor lady” pity -
Do they know...

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Categories: talking, abuse, fear, humanity, pain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member When I Talk to You
When I talk to you, I'm talking to the wall -
to photos arranged across from where you hung the paintings
made by your own two hands....

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Categories: talking, absence, woman,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Blessings in the loving arms of Jesus
Blessings are real
Blessings are true
Blessings are sent from God to you

Early in the mornings 
In late afternoons
Blessings despite the gloom and doom

Blessings are free
Blessings will...

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Categories: talking, blessing, jesus, motivation,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Together For The Long Ride
The perky saleslady took a look at my aging bicycle
and asked if I'd consider going for a newer model
something shinier
something sexier

I told her, "My bike...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talking, love, marriage, relationship,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Thirty-Eight, Cancer Poem: For Sharon
Thirty Eight ( Corny Cancer Poem) For Sharon

Hallmark has a million cards in their catalog
And not one of them says,
Life Sucks
American greetings had nothing that...

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Categories: talking, absence, best friend, cancer,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member My Heart Skips a Beat My Love
My heart skips a beat my love each and every time 
I’m with you my dearest sweet and lovely Darling
Since the passions and feelings you...

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Categories: talking, allegory, beauty, celebration, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Lottery Winner helps Homeless
 
 As I walked into the banquet hall of the 
 Goodman’s Inn, the first thing that stood
 out to me were the eyes...

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Categories: talking, care, celebration, christmas, giving,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Ordinary man
Snow is falling and floods are flowing,
people dying and children keep crying,
but he's just an ordinary man,
sitting there watching TV.

Icebergs melting and penguins starving,
men in...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talking, allusion, analogy, political, pollution,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Man Under Stress, A collaboration with Francis Crasto
My appreciation Francis Crasto for allowing me to collaborate with you as your 'psychiatrist' on ‘A MAN UNDER STRESS’- A great sequel to your recent...

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Categories: talking, humor, rap, stress,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Voice
The Voice…

In a dark night that was darker than my pain,
     nothing was there for me except to complain.
I hid myself...

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Categories: talking, imagination, journey, metaphor, symbolism,
Form: Masnavi
Premium Member D-Day in Malta:::co-write
We met in Valletta city on a fine November day
Introductions...hugs and kisses; we got talking straight away.
All agreed to go sight-seeing – architecture , harbour...

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Categories: talking, fun,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Falling leaves, beautiful demise
Leaves talking, beautiful demise

If a leaf could talk, it would say, please, take your time
life is acted out in stages, every song has it's rhyme
When...

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Categories: talking, autumn, beautiful, change, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Life Is Like A Leaf
We'll watch in awe and witness talking leaves
In multicolored hues their story told
With heavy heart their passing we will grieve
Their memory, like weather soon grows...

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Categories: talking, appreciation, autumn,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Train of Thought
Am I dreaming 
or have I dreamt myself awake
I can’t seem to discern 
between real and fake
What’s right 
What’s wrong
which direction 
should I take
Am I...

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Categories: talking, allusion, anxiety, child, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member And Nothing Else Matters-In an Upside Down World
Perhaps in a row they sit on their chair.
At their small object they all like to stare.
In an upside down world, the room’s silence grows.
They...

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Categories: talking, humorous, technology,
Form: Rhyme