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Best Tame Poems

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


Premium Member To Tame the Tempest
They know how to press those buttons,
With just a familiar chosen word or two,
How to enrage one's spirit with a tone,
A glance sharp enough to...

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Categories: tame, anger, feelings, forgiveness, metaphor,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Melancholic Tree
In the middle of winter
within misty moors,
lies a melancholic meadow.

Up above grey skies foretell
perturbed crows to seek shelter.
Down below, 
an isolated tree - naked and...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tame, analogy, assonance, deep, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Every Poet In You Quenches A Fire
It was quite a time
when with my mind you used to rhyme
and in the tune of my heart you sign.

That time was quite long
when I...

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Categories: tame, art, beauty, heart, inspirational, poems, words,
Form: Rhyme
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: tame, fantasy, love, passion, romantic, sensual, sexy,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member The Other Side of Winter
(A Villanelle)

The winter’s dismal path is long and gray,
a never-ending march of cheerless dark
with skies whose colors bleach in dull array

where forest scene gives one...

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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tame, beauty, snow, winter,
Form: Villanelle



Premium Member Wild Love
The blackberry's love for the garden rose
Brought down the gardener's wrath.
The blackberry sensed the danger
As he wended the garden path.

" A love so true as...

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Categories: tame, garden, love, rose, sweet,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member TO THE FLOWER
TO THE FLOWER

Your scent beckoned my weeping heart to painless flight;
amidst a garden where God dusts His pretty love.

Spring tints are pure and fragrant, free...

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Categories: tame, beauty, environment, flower, imagery, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Earth Element Of Wind
Earth Element Of Wind


Earth element of wind, elusive to exploring eyes,
     a gaseous, gusty ghost, she gyrates, gallops gallantly.
She bashes, bends,...

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Categories: tame, wind,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Hear Oh L-rd
The Festival of Lights, Chanukah has arrived
a hopeful time of praise each year revived. 
The Menorah lit, each home becomes a church.
Blessed are You, L-rd...

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Categories: tame, faith, family, happiness, universe,
Form: Kyrielle
Premium Member Essence Of Endless




Essence of Endless,
inspire my vibrant thunder to sing 
rather than roar
and stir my vivid lightening to strum 
rather than strike -

only Your mercies tame my...

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Categories: tame, appreciation, beauty, introspection, spiritual, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Your Seductress Speaks
You don’t know this woman
You haven’t got a clue
This paragon of beauty
Is a mystery to you

You think that I’m so gentle
You think that I am...

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Categories: tame, sensual, sexy,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member In Opulence You Lie and Dream
In opulence you lie and dream
Of nothing but your Harem Queen
Her honeyed eyes and silky thighs
Those sultry moans and sated sighs
You dream of touching rounded...

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Categories: tame, love, sensual,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Winter Blues
Another year has come - chillingly -
and more chillingly for me than in decades heretofore.
I watch it ranting from my window as I recall. ....

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Categories: tame, me, new year, time,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Wind Lover
You kiss my face and I turn to trace
the tracks you left on the ground;
where have you walked and with whom have you talked
in all...

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Categories: tame, love hurts, metaphor, wind,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member You Let the Moment Pass
Eternity within your grasp
My plea? To undo the clasp
Let Desire wash away
Tomorrow and yesterday
Every other thought and dream
Meaningless I make them seem
Had you let the...

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Categories: tame, leaving, sad love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member When souls spark
come here my dear
sky is so clear
lets stay right here
keep our hearts near

i'll hold your hand
so strong we'll stand
i'll hold you tight
guard like a knight

gone...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tame, romantic love, soulmate, true love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member For The Last Time

For the last time but as if for the first time,
kiss me with fiery fervor I used to know;
I'll shiver with a tingle like your...

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Categories: tame, betrayal, break up, hurt, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Achilles, His Heart and Soul Were Mortal
Achilles, His Heart and Soul Were Mortal
Part One- (Years Before Troy)

Achilles* woke, his slain foes calling out his name
hearing merciless woes, his sharpen sword they...

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Categories: tame, courage, fantasy, hero, history, mythology, symbolism,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Letting go
Sitting upon the shore
time seems to move so slow.
Watching waves I adore
as reflecting stars glow

Tonight this night is mine
just me and the mute moon.
Tepid breeze...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tame, angst, introspection, pain, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Queen of dance
From far they come and watch,
to see if they're her match.
How they wish for a chance,
to sway the queen of dance.

In awe they watch her...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tame, dance, love, soulmate,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member With Love and Laughter Linked
The sea was all he knew before they met
While she was raised on scented, satin sheets
He slept on deck and learned to hoist the net
But...

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Categories: tame, romance,
Form: Sonnet
folly
with passion’s brilliant mediocrity
we sparked a flame with tragedy
it was our common fantasy

what a candid lie we chose to sing


while watching worlds were turning
we rubbed...

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Categories: tame, betrayal,
Form: Lyric
Well of Souls
How many souls live on the edge,
Between the gutter and the ledge?

A hopeless fear crawls in their gut,
Each day, another endless rut.

The moments pass profoundly...

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Categories: tame, culture, discrimination, imagery, inspiration, journey, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Follow The Bouncing Ball

She dresses the land down
in a virginal bridal gown 
a masterfully cut and sewn chenille 
shines brightly with a fine crystal appeal

Her assistants work quite diligently
to add special...

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Categories: tame, cheer up, , cute,
Form: Free verse
Sweet Child Of Mine
     As I watched my daughter playing with her son, I couldn't help but see myself in her. I still think...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tame, daughter, grandson, love,
Form: Haibun