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Best Taller Poems

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


early dawn cracks the  wispy air
open , wandering around viscous spaces
like fairy shadows caressing the edge
of sleep… and the days stretch longer,
taller than...

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Categories: taller, imagination, poetry,
Form: Light Verse

An adequate vocal gesture
I do have purpose
that stays near
a constant reminder 
of my inner child

As my conscienceness
shines through to create 
a new perspective
I break out of my cocoon


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Categories: taller, hope, inspirational, life, uplifting, perspective,
Form: Free verse
Thoughts On MGK EMINEM diss, it's just what I noticed
Beard looks weird,
that's a lyrical genius to be feared,
you wrote a 6 year song and got the facts wrong,
fired with the hair and safety still...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: taller, hip hop, humorous, rap, slam, smart,
Form: Rhyme
Reaching Out

Through thickening haze,
I hear your voice call my name, 
encouraging me, words beating 
with my heart, guiding me home
as I stumble and crawl… 
lost in...

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Categories: taller, freedom, hope, imagery, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Those Old Cold Men of the Woods
Against a night frightened white,
a tall tree stands - skeletal -
transfixing me one winter
on my woodland walk.

Small trees surround the tall one.
They extend icy fingers

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Categories: taller, me, nature,
Form: Dodoitsu

Down On Me
Crusty old oaks
wave brittle arms angrily
overhead, threatening
to drop dead
heavy limbs

Taller trees
having achieved
the highest heights
pine away, lonely
jealously pouring their
sharp needles

Towering above
terrifyingly insecure
in their position
they shakily
throw their...

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Categories: taller, imagination, jealousy, nature, perspective, society,
Form: Personification
Premium Member The Silent Pitch and Sportsmanship
It is not a conversation you overhear,
Like the questions rolling underfoot,
"Who goes there?".
You can see the grass has told
How tall to grow
To the chicory, dandelions...

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Categories: taller, flower, nature, sports,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member The Final Stand
And I witness
Your deplorable “glory”
Hunching over my tattered spine,
So we can have something in common

You walk with glorified shell-shock,
Another sentient tongue, 
Straddling on the Eros...

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Categories: taller, abuse, bullying, life, people, slam,
Form: Free verse

Near somber guards, units of children heap 
dead leaves, naive to any else fallen.
Friend, you chuckle, but your posture speaks
of duty on this day of...

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Categories: taller, friend, hero, places, poetry, integrity, ,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Reunion
They came from as far a way as New York and Dallas Texas. The class of 1981 wasn't a large class, it was the very...

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Categories: taller, allusion, death,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Broom Sage
When I was young the broom sage grew so tall
It towered over me, fuzzy tickling
Right there in front of momma harvesting
Harvesting just enough sage for...

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Categories: taller, earth,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member The Wall
The Wall

Just another brick in the wall
One by one by one
Trump thinks he has won

His wall is narrow as it is tall
His wall seems in...

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Categories: taller, angel, art, beauty, children, rainbow, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In The Forest Den
Deep in the Canadian wilderness she gave birth to four pups,
     It was a large dug out hole at the base...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: taller, animal, nature,
Form: Verse
Premium Member My Shadow
                  My Shadow….

Lost in the path of this...

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Categories: taller, age, allusion, imagination, life, spiritual,
Form: Masnavi
Premium Member Why
Why me?
Why you?
Why do I?
Why do you?
Why now?
Why later?
Why didn’t you?
Why didn’t I?
Why didn’t you know?
Why didn’t I know?
Why did it have to be this...

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Categories: taller, life, psychological, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
He has learned to earn joy from paying sorrow's fee
He has learned to turn and fight and never to flee
He has unloosed the burden of...

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Categories: taller, cinderella, fantasy,
Form: Monorhyme
People Pleasing Preacher
The preacher who does not speak about the evils of abortion
and the mind and heart set that is conducive to it,
which is explained by the...

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Categories: taller, caregiving, education, health,
Form: Rhyme
I shiver at the thought of being attacked by owls,
My home infested by Carols' pesky trolls,
A fire breathing dragon,flying around in the lobby,
Or a hand...

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Categories: taller, death, halloween, hilarious, horror, humorous, imagery,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Grand American Tradition

Voting day at long last has arrived.
Scrambling through closet,
a cavernous space in accumulation.
In the deepest darkest corner, 
purpose achieved, 
garnering my three by five inch...

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Categories: taller, poetry, political,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Loner
Odd bird stands out among the seaside flocks
Taller, leaner with red stripes round one eye
Squats in the sand, oblivious to mocks

Opens his beak, emitting a...

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Categories: taller, allegory, animals, lifebird, bird,
Form: Terza Rima
Light On the Devil's Chord - Day 23
I conversed with the lone demon,
Who had asked for redemption on an earlier day
On this day her voice was mightier,
More brave, and powerful
She dared not...

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Categories: taller, bible, change, conflict, irony, light, love
Form: Epic
Premium Member Words of Whiskey
McGee’s Tall Tale

I first saw McGee with his back facing me
sitting in the Pub with a pint
When Finn, asked him "Tell us a Tale"
So, he...

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Categories: taller, humorous, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Floral expanse
Floral expanse

Roses in vivid colours that smiled in glamour,
Red blood to be garlanded at valour,

White lilies bunching hearty and serene,
Catching lovers' fancy to the extreme,


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Categories: taller, beauty, flower, nature,
Form: Couplet
Letter To Myself
Give it up, no time for excuses
A sad man will cry but a broken man uses
His sadness as a reason for why he abuses
Himself and...

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Categories: taller, abuse, addiction, angst, emotions, loneliness, love
Form: Blank verse
I fall
From the highest mountain peak
From a skyscraper taller than eyes could see
From a star so high it must be a galaxy furthest from me,...

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Categories: taller, adventure, beautiful, courage, fear, inspiration, passion,
Form: Free verse