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Best Tallest Poems

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


Premium Member Silence personified
I am nature,
soul of a mountain,
buried under a billion snowflakes.

I float like butterflies,
from petal to petal.
As cinereal clouds clear,
under a glistening sunrise,
I illuminate like a...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tallest, analogy, metaphor, silence,
Form: Personification



Premium Member On My Mother Passing

ON MY MOTHER’S PASSING

i wanted to keep my mother physically with me
but it would be like trying to hold the sun
like in life she still...

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Categories: tallest, cheer up, mother, mother son,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Ode to the Redwood
I was once a little twig with dreams of being a mighty tree
So people would come from all around just to look at me
As the...

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Categories: tallest, forgiveness, friendship, imagination, life, love, nature,
Form: Personification
One Lazy Afternoon
 
 
It was one lazy afternoon
 
laying in the hammock
 
under the azure sky
 
sheltered from the blistering sun
 
by the canopy of the...

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Categories: tallest, bird, blue, day,
Form: Free verse
Poetry River run free
Quietness upon the face,
Silence and loneliness,
Land before time,
Before living things existed, 
Sadness as my waters ran through the earth,
Was my voice the only thing to...

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Categories: tallest, poems,
Form: Personification



Premium Member I Am Whammy

It was a lovely summer 
the garden was filled with butterflies. 
Whammy the caterpillar was full of joy. 
He climbed the tallest stalk in the...

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Categories: tallest, beauty, fantasy,
Form: Narrative
Faith Is A Powerful Thing

Faithful days and restful nights, he lived through storm and drought.   
A promise fulfilled, the Lord gave him love and salvation. 
I watched...

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Categories: tallest, christian, faith, inspirational,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member No American Idol
A gentle hush fell over the pond
The crickets ceased their evening song
Many jewel-toned feathers circled and flew
And perched as tonight's "Idol" audience grew

Poor little bird...

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Categories: tallest, animals, funny
Form: Rhyme
Beside a Quiet Stream

I lived in a beautiful valley, beside a quiet stream
It was a place I escaped to when I needed to dream
surrounded by the tallest mountains...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tallest, forgiveness, love,
Form: Sonnet
Hirtle's Beach
Where doubts dissolve and roads disband,
there lies a quiet crescent beach
to crown the sea with golden sand.

A breath beyond the city's reach,
where waves recede like...

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Categories: tallest, nature, nostalgia,
Form: Terzanelle
Premium Member Colour Of My Heart
Since a child I have wandered and explored,
the forest and all the meadows and streams;
the spirit wind has been my great reward,
my hair taken along...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tallest, native american, nature,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Letting Go
I tried to keep my love with me
behind a garden wall….
with willow trees and roses sweet
and berries in the fall…….
     ...

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Categories: tallest, lost lovelove,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Black Rain
~BLACK RAIN~

Another rainy stormy night,
nothing will ever feel the same.
Thunder makes me fear with fright,
Theirs no way to call your name.
To be alone is no...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tallest, betrayal, break up, dark, depression, lost
Form: Lyric
My How Time Flies
Since the elders often proclaim, my how time flies, 
You then naturally look up into the skies.
To study the heavens for at least one small...

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Categories: tallest, flying, philosophy, time,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Haiku cranes
Stately red crowned cranes

prancing in the snowy field ~

my tallest sister....

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Categories: tallest, dance,
Form: Haiku
THE PINE TREE
the tallest I’ve ever seen was in primary
towering like a General in the military
a haggard expression of pain and disgust
the needle like leaves his ooze...

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Categories: tallest, childhood, school, tree,
Form: Personification
The Class Guide
Me....,
a shy ..,
 and 
bashful guy
always kept me.,
confined to last bench..
down my head,
huddled heart ,
blenched my breathes and 
arms always clenched..


Staring with a thief eye
to...

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© RA Shagun  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tallest, beautiful, beauty, first love, mentor, proposal,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Beauty and BigFoot
Beauty and BigFoot


By thirteen I was quite tall—
Five-foot seven—friends were small
Always tallest in my class
On school lines—was always last.

Friends were shorter, more petite
Always looked to...

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Categories: tallest, angst, humor, teen,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Astral Ash
I will not have a carved tombstone;
the wind will carry me.
I've stayed in one place long enough;
one place, one form, one old tome.

I will not...

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Categories: tallest, farewell,
Form: Bio
Tell Me
As the sun slips silently over the horizon

my eyes rise up to the heavens

higher than the tallest oak

beyond the smirking moon and

past the sparkling stars...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tallest, introspection, love,
Form: Free verse
As life unfolds - smallest ant contest
You may not be as tall as others
You may not have the prettiest face
You may not have the many riches 
You may not have gods...

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Categories: tallest, life,
Form: Rhyme
If you name a poem something cheesy like--- Venus --- it Will only get twenty reads
"What's your story?"
she questions,
"you seem interesting."
wildflower
in eyes
I reply, "NOW."

often people become confused
by such a unique response
not this one

she's a beauty
shiny minded stone
lives warm under veins
lacks...

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Categories: tallest, friendship, girlfriend-boyfriend, happiness, hope, inspirational, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Deepest Beauty
This morning woke up golden smiling 
headed into town on the car
coming down from the mountain
standing tallest in this small town
Driving up the hill top...

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Categories: tallest, beautiful, beauty, heaven, love,
Form: I do not know?
The Many Ways God Speaks To Us
The Many Ways God Speaks To Us

There are many ways God’s seeking
To make Himself known.
But is man listening and looking
To understand Nature’s revealing crown.
It talks...

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Categories: tallest, faith, inspirational, nature, god, creation, god,
Form: Rhyme
ANTICPATING THE THRILL OF THE HOLIDAYS
Nippy air bites the skin, sunlight trails off in a sky so morose;  
bare trees contemplate the yellow grass below mourning their lost splendor;
be...

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Categories: tallest, history, holiday, inspirational, love, peace, people,
Form: Kyrielle