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Best Tangible Poems

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


Premium Member Tangible
What things does one possess
at journey's end?
What bits and bobs? What trivial tripe?
Please, do tell, what is the hype?
For should I recall anything at all
of...

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Categories: tangible, nostalgia, philosophy, today, uplifting, vanity,
Form: Rhyme



PLAGIARIZING
"Mine all Mine!"

A thief I long to be
Your eyes original like the moon and sea

A lover in the world............
An Anthology, you walk and talk like...

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Categories: tangible, addiction, beauty, cute love, devotion, inspiration,
Form: Free verse
I Can't Breathe
In memory of----

Solely in my room, I can't stomach the sound of my heartbeat.
I sit here alone to forget the taste of air, 
Overwhelmed by...

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Categories: tangible, abuse, bullying, color, discrimination, racism, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Shackles of love
Shackles of cynicism have displaced your heart,
the love that once transcended time is no more.

No wordsmith can bring beauty to an invisible emotion,
lost in translation...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangible, analogy, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member On the Wings of a Butterfly- Collab with my sister Cecilia Crasto

POTD 10th May 2018

A dedication to our departed Mum, Anne Forbes.
 And to all the dearly departed Mums who celebrate Mother’s day on the second...

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Categories: tangible, dedication, mother,
Form: Rhyme



Sand Dollar Dreams
It's quiet here - quiet in a way that catches me off guard. The tranquility is almost tangible, something I can touch and hold and...

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Categories: tangible, memory, nature,
Form: Haibun
Fireflies
It's so dark outside, my eyes can't distinguish where sand meets water. Somehow, dusk has come and gone, plunging the evening into darkness. 
 
But...

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Categories: tangible, love, nature, me, light, light, me,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member A Rose by any other name ---
Through the hushed whisper of the breeze
Flowing through the majestic circling pine trees
I sense that I have stepped
Into a sacred hallowed space

A GARDEN OF ROSES

A...

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Categories: tangible, beauty, humanity, love, peace, world war
Form: Ode
Slumber
Repulsive Slumber  

Down the basement, 
not a single color of envy,
flat-lines, are standing still all around.
The stillness is suffocating,
everything coming my way.
Different from,
the morals,
of...

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Categories: tangible, dedication, slam,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Speak My Language
Speak my language
A language of love I can understand
My heart language
Understand my need
My desire to be understood
Speak my language

Speak fluently to my heart
Words of Affirmation
I...

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Categories: tangible, language, love,
Form: Free verse
The Red Rabbit
Across from this municipality by the bay

I silently stand here

Looking deeply upon the open waters

Currents that make there way

Beyond the moon reflecting tide

The colourful lights....

Stillness...

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Categories: tangible, life,
Form: I do not know?
Sacred Waters
The psalmist and the deer which pants from thirst along the brook....
As a treasure sanguines heart, hidden within this field called life?!
Arriving upon another day...

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Categories: tangible, hope, life, love, longing,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member CReAtiVe CoNForMiTy

"You are ... different, aren't you?" she said, crinkling her nose.

That sentiment, spoken by my fourth grade home-room teacher
Had been paraphrased many times before
(And would...

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Categories: tangible, appreciation, art, creation, culture, humanity, visionary,
Form: Free verse
The Lonely Book
I took a book out of the library
where it must have stood amidst
its brethren for 25 years, unused,
unborrowed-- I know this because
its pages were crisp,...

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Categories: tangible, allusion, appreciation, books, change, internet, loss,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Requiem of a Phoenix
 Requiem of a Phoenix 

Silhouettes and storm clouds loom, 
etched against a blackened sky
by bolts of electric blue
and ashen moon rays.
I mourn at dusk;...

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Categories: tangible, animal, birth, death, fire, morning, night,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Beauty
Beauty

The fields of lavender
     purge their purple souls
           in rolling rows
...

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Categories: tangible, april, beauty, flower, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member When yesterday's song forfeited rhythm
When yesterday’s song forfeited rhythm
And past surrendered to dreams undone,

Spontaneous clamor of poignant echoes
Shattered her image in saddened mirror
Disillusioned by her heart’s revelation.

Merely clinging to...

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Categories: tangible, emotions, heartbreak, love hurts,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member How Precious Is Love
Love. How precious is it?
Babies die from lack of it.
Children crave it more than food.
Dogs epitomize it, named after God.

Love.
It is the key to bringing...

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Categories: tangible, love,
Form: Free verse
Midnight Flowers
Midnight Flowers
by: Leonora G. and Her Most Fave 
 and Loving Poetess Linda/PD


I’m roaming around in search of you 
Oh my darling, I’m feeling blue...

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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangible, beauty, flower,
Form: Rhyme royal
Soldier's Regret
I have seen the "corners of the world,"
heard the songs of many languages.
I have helped bring peace from many wars,
and played with the poor children...

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Categories: tangible, warsoldier,
Form: Free verse
Elusive Dreams
Outside my window,
the leaves are in a frenzy~
twirling, shaking and flying about 
the wind just sending them off
in a scattered dance...
so similar to the
thoughts
chaotic in...

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Categories: tangible, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member What Doctor Jekyll Hides
In the office, he smiles so charmingly.
Saying and doing all the right things,
he puts all his female patients completely at ease.
Even the women hard to...

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Categories: tangible, mystery, people,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Man of the House
You left without saying goodbye
and now I'll never know what it was like,
to have you teach me, eye to eye.
You left without saying goodbye.
Now who...

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Categories: tangible, blue, childhood, dad, father son, grief,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member Memories
Memories Contest
Sponsor: Nayda Ivette Negron


We built a remembrance sight just for you, dear sister,
   a granite bench with a poem engraved with your...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangible, death, sister, suicide,
Form: Quatrain
Transformation of Propensity
As I walk upon this road of life…
I desire the path absent from strife…
Free from monetary delusions…
Free from Egocentric energy games of confusion…
Moving from hoping...

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Categories: tangible, introspection, peace, me, me, ocean, spoken
Form: Lyric