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Best Tangentially Poems

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

Premium Member Marinated, Dude
Are you in the mood
  for a poem about food
Something marinated, dude
  or grilled, barbequed


Have you ever...

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Categories: tangentially, fish, food, word play,
Form: Monorhyme

Inuksuk Hunter

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Categories: tangentially, adventure, imagery, natural disasters,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Summer ReForesting School
what did you most appreciate
learning at school this summer?

Probably in Community ReForesting.
You know, the EcoTherapy Class
I took
instead of eating lunch,
using "lunch" loosely
as synonymous with edible,

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Categories: tangentially, culture, education, health, history, humor, integrity,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Patriotism as Anti-Otherism
Paul Tillich wrote 
"nationalism hates and must always hate Judaism and prophetic Christianity."

When he spoke of nationalistic patriotism
he was thinking of fascism,
as the logical conclusion

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Categories: tangentially, earth, health, history, nature, patriotic, religion,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Week 2 - Brian's Poet of Note - 'Herman Hesse'
Brian’s Poet of Note – ‘Herman Hesse’ Week 2

This week I thought I would discuss translating poetry from another language. I just finished retranslating from...

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Categories: tangentially, poetry, poets, writing,
Form: Didactic

Premium Member EcoPolitics of DNA-ReProductivity
Imagine with me that A regenerates Adenine,
B reproduces  ConVex-Yang Uracil or Thymine,
depending on whether you are a plant or a person,
C bilaterally represents EchoConCave-Yin(Yin)...

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Categories: tangentially, america, health, humanity, humor, metaphor, psychological,
Form: Political Verse
Pome du jour
  Pome du jour

Rudderless and leaderless we will traverse

The seas and the trails 

Of meter, rhyme schemes and tropes

(If we please)

And land on Moot...

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Categories: tangentially, poetry,
Form: Blank verse
tears spurted out like arterial blood
tantalising cobwebs on the roof of flood
tearing hearts fed on love delivered
tangentially proverbs choked
halla lameni biscraho barassed
premas bulando keglig pharised...

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Categories: tangentially, allegory,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Black Life Shatters
My oldest son,
one of the few Earth-mattering
Black lives
I was made to protect
to guide
by eco-righteous WinWin acts 
and co-passioning words,

Felt, and therefore was, disempowered,
like helpless prey...

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Categories: tangentially, black african american, bullying, conflict, culture,
Form: Political Verse
moonlit sonata
moonlit night
sonata of neglected
hundred hues of color
arbitrary choice
of linguistic
orange merges into
our tears spurted out
like arterial blood
tantalising cobwebs on
the roof of the flood
tearing hearts fed on

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Categories: tangentially, allusion,
Form: I do not know?
Why Do Today What You Can Put Off Til Tomorrow
(the following extrapolated 
     thought thread exercised,
NOT utilized to intimate 
     how Fats Domino belied,
and wowed a...

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Categories: tangentially, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Light Verse
Unshakable Psychic Seizures Quakes Oh Man
(no matter extreme global 
     warming more dire,
then cursing me smoldering 
     infernal languishing spitfire.)

Shade did adolescent

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Categories: tangentially, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 'W'ORDS 'O'F 'W'ONDER


Date: 05/30/2019


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Categories: tangentially, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: ABC
Rendered Dark

A terrible tragedy occurs,
We do not move to handle it,
Yet we wallow in our own self pity,
And allow ourselves to enter the maze
The labyrinth has...

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Categories: tangentially, confusion, dark, depression, endurance,
Form: I do not know?
I Faced This Man LOL

I faced this man, he said :
You’re handsome and acerbic cute
Face emits intelligent sparks
You’re bold and flagrant frank
Voice vibrates with confident tunes
You’re logical, at times...

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Categories: tangentially, humorous, mirror,
Form: Free verse
Spectacular doe eyed prodigy drummer Nandi Bushell
Nirvana protégé podcast/youtube
phenom quite mature
talented young lass promising future
media attention did capture
overnight starlet exhibits bravure
generates profuse nonstop
outstandingly positive conjecture

nine year old greeted in France bonjour

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Categories: tangentially, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Crown Witness
She was born February 8 1952, two days after the death of King George VI.  Her name means "Crown", and perhaps tangentially "Achievement", which...

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© Beth Evans  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangentially, birth, books, celebrity, children, death, sister,
Form: Acrostic
Reclusive rhymester ruminates
Alone within emotional wilderness
(mine) biding leisure time
January 19th, 2020
without reason nor rhyme,
yet woke with sublime

pained acute awareness,
how once prime
merrily rightful autochthonous occupants
their land stole equivalent...

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Categories: tangentially, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Political Verse
Rental rebate plus affordable rent II
Chalk up the above
tummy whimsical caprice
forever one generic
(ewe among us) scapegoat
bullied, lambasted, ostracized...

simian still silently suffering
life threatening wounds
since no protective Jason, 
nor the golden ...

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Categories: tangentially, analogy, appreciation, dad, encouraging, fate, happiness,
Form: Free verse