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Best Taming Poems

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

Premium Member Taming Of A Screwball

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© Vee Bdosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: taming, epic
Form: Epic

Taming of the shrew
I took a brand new girlfriend to see ''The taming of the shrew''
She was a little apprehensive as we joined the queue
but I sensed that...

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Categories: taming, girlfriend,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Poem for Whomever
she is tranquillity
yet lava flows in her veins

cut her open and you'll burn

she is Eve's apple
nemesis to patriarchy

one bite and you'll bleed

she is a rainbow

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: taming, friendship, inspiration, tribute,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Poetry was Her Best Lover- Not for Contest
Poetry was her best lover
like no other
he loved her
without restraint
She could be herself
and explore
secret pleasures and fantasies

Naked above the covers
he let her lie exposed
as he...

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Categories: taming, passion, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Poetry was Her Best Lover- Adult Content
Poetry was her best lover
Like no other
He loved her
Without restraint
She could be herself
And explore
And discover
Secret pleasures and fantasies
Naked above the covers
He let her lie
As he...

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Categories: taming, body, feelings, freedom, sensual,
Form: Personification


From your hands that dipped me in cool tubs 
and soft morn wakes, you were the gentle lion
taming my bohemian strains; the lamb of summer

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Categories: taming, fathers day, inspiration, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member a thawing of hearts - for contest
I sat quietly and waited, making the noises he had come to know, calling him in his newly given name.  His face would appear,...

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Categories: taming, animal, death, friendship,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member My Girl
Secretly, I watch the neighbors, 
From my well-advantaged location.
Mrs. G. is complaining about her husband to Mrs. S.
No one's drama is ever as vivid as...

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Categories: taming, 5th grade, 6th grade,
Form: Personification
The Shrew's Rant
I’m your eldest daughter, but I ‘m not for sale
Stop lying about my temperament and telling other tales
Father, this tradition is archaic and no longer...

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Categories: taming, father daughter, marriage, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Poetry was Her Best Lover- A Repost
Poetry was her best lover
like no other
he loved her
without restraint

She could be herself
and explore,
secret pleasures and fantasies

Naked above the covers
he let her lie
as he slowly...

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Categories: taming, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Trained In Love

Love you 
Each single day
I do

My best always
To tame
My beating heart
To hear

Your words, your thoughts
Your life

We twice as well
As one

Is a blessing 
We Share

Is the dictum

Makes perfect,...

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Categories: taming, life,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Rough Roads To Roam
The flames of the furnace (well-travelled by wind
slowly glazing the rags of gray women chagrined
at the sight of a hair fleeing tresses now thinned) 

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Categories: taming, culture, earth, humanity, planet,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Noble Beasts
The horse is a fascinating creature that serves us so well

Having had a life long relationship with horses
I am full of admiration for their endless...

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Categories: taming, horse,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Mirror Of Eternities Glow
Circle of a world 
one halo shining bright 
surrounds warm breathless beauty 

Sweeping warm held inside
addiction of need
A lion roars taming the beast 

Heartbeats run...

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Categories: taming, addiction, angel, beautiful, blessing,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member shake spear
aim true
don’t shake
spear the beast

measure for measure
this is the taming of the shrew
the tempest as you will

it feels much ado about nothing
as if it is...

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Categories: taming, word play,
Form: Free verse
The Meaning of Life: Extinction or Transcendence
Since humanity first became a sentient species, aware of time, space and its own mortality, there has been only one question that matters:are we just...

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Categories: taming, appreciation, atheist, death, god,
Form: Prose

Midnight breezes echo a snuffed demise    from this lament ,
While time hangs amidst moments on pale skies from this lament.

A  lone...

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Categories: taming, bereavement, child, loneliness,
Form: Ghazal
Premium Member The Tongues
The Lying Tongue
sang a song
The Flattering Tongue
played along
The Know It All Tongue
intended the composition
The Meddling Tongue
held it's position
The Harsh Tongue
kept quiet for once
The Tactless Tongue

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Categories: taming, 10th grade, anti bullying,
Form: Free verse
All we need a pot in one piece
All we need a leader 
Guide us become one of us
Make us sincere against any killing
Protects our family to live our destiny
All we need a...

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Categories: taming, faith, hope, peace, people,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Lyre, Lyre
For The contest 
"Fill Up A Scroll "

With hand upon the golden lyre
Her fingers intertwined the wire
With her hair, like burning fire
Rest upon her breast


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Categories: taming, music,
Form: Rhyme
Magnum Opus
Man of words, strange creature of fiery intention,
Amplifying pictures with that restless imagination,
Great are the images spurting forth from your pen,
Nothing holds you down, working...

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Categories: taming, art, introspection, on work
Form: Acrostic
From Sultry Eyes.
Seeping heavy under my skin
Shivering inception
Calming from its wisping caress
Tenderly soothing 

Reaching with tendril like fingers
Lithe and satin
Permeating through my veins
Enveloping essence

Taming the maelstrom within...

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Categories: taming, imagination, inspirational, love, passion,
Form: Free verse
Your Ferocious Gaze
I crossed the path,
To meet your gaze.
Such a ferocious gaze.
It bore anger down upon your prey.
Curious horror came across my face.

I pulled you aside and,

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Categories: taming, hope, love, mystery, naturepain,
Form: Free verse
only to remember
humbleness and humility
and the enigma of the motivation
and the direction of the action
the swing of the involuntary till it becomes voluntary
the taming of...

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Categories: taming, beautiful, blue, confidence, deep,
Form: Free verse
Who Cares About Poets
Who cares about poets?
Even when they turn difficulty into design
Making worlds with words
Shaping destinies with clauses
Taming language with pauses
Moulding life with form
Who cares about us?


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Categories: taming, art, poems, poetess, poetry,
Form: I do not know?