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Best Tangles Poems

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

Premium Member Sea of Love
While whispers shush on sheltered shores, as soon the cockcrow quakes,
the seas descry a skittish sky, sense summer zephyrs wake  –
roused passions neath the...

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Categories: tangles, love, love hurts, sea,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Primeval
Oh wrap me close dear jungle deep, with fronds and fruits entwined,
          And hold me to...

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Categories: tangles, appreciation, beauty, nature,
Form: Rhyme
I still look for her. 
In the middle of the typing and the traffic 
and the deadlines and the bills, 
I look for her–the girl,...

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Categories: tangles, inspirational, spoken word, women,
Form: Free verse
Place your head on my shoulder,
let it stay there
and we'll just breathe
...and... out

Inhale positivity,
exhale negativity-

Pluck the sadness from the air,
unravel that ball of worry...
We'll find...

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Categories: tangles, family, friendship, life, love, people,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Destiny and Beyond

A fierce wind howls as dark clouds race across the horizon,
     and beneath the hood draped over his face the man...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangles, fantasy,
Form: Epic

Premium Member Withered Pages of My Childhood
I open the book of time once more and again,
where pages are engraved in my mind;
the worn old pages-   all tattered and yellow,

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangles, childhood,
Form: Verse
Premium Member October Moon
gently beaming just above
you tempt me with your glowing charm
and stir within these thoughts of love
while sending softly fear’s alarm.

and on this late October eve

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Categories: tangles, metaphor, moon, october,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Curtain of Pain Fell Upon Us
The curtain of pain fell upon us as we stood,
at his tomb and snow kissed our quivering lips;
my voice was lead and it seemed I...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangles, baby, death,
Form: Rhyme
Under A Miccosukee Sky

Big Cypress stirs, heated by Miccosukee 
sky hung in spun gold. Rising in the east, 
morning sways with waves of river grass
as the elder paddles...

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Categories: tangles, culture, native american, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member God Forbid
My life is very insular, I move from page to page
never straying far from words which prance upon the written stage.

like a sputtering engine my...

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Categories: tangles, angst, devotion, write, life,
Form: Couplet
My little girl
The best of all of God's creations
Flipping through my radio stations 
Kisses when I'm feeling blue
The world revolves around me and you
You point out daily,...

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Categories: tangles, daughter, growth, life, love,
Form: Free verse
Graveyard Girl
There's a girl in the graveyard that never seems to leave.
She hangs like dust in the autumn air.
She has beautiful flowers and tangles in her...

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Categories: tangles, anxiety, autumn, beauty, child, death, mystery,
Form: Free verse
I was a runner
fleeing from homespun horrors that
wrapped around my delicacy like a tourniquet

Only a child attempting to bestir
the warrior dormant within;
having no idea the...

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Categories: tangles, abuse, beach, deep, feelings, home, imagery,
Form: Free verse
A Moment In Time

A glistening cobweb, on an old timber gate

Rainbows reside in each drop of morns dew.

Thin strands of white mist in the sun dissipate 

A scurrying...

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Categories: tangles, nature,
Form: Quatrain
This is a place to live
the lake sits glassy and smooth
	songbirds of noon
have long since retired
in their place sound shrill chirp
        squawk and...

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Categories: tangles, life, nature, philosophy, places,
Form: I do not know?
The price of last night
Waking to sight of day
The ironic disorientation
bedroom ceiling moviescreen 
fades out this dreams last scene
left looking dumbfounded at tiles

Sunrays shine splintered through bent blinds

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Categories: tangles, funny
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ''The Prince of Time''
A fierce wind howls, and dark clouds race across the horizon,
   and beneath a hood draped over his face, a man whispers;
of a...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangles, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Forgiveness - SQ
"And when you stand praying, if you hold anything against anyone, forgive him, so that your Father in heaven may forgive you your sins" (Mark...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangles, forgiveness,
Form: Quatrain
Sense It
Sense it

When a memory picks you up 
carries you off like dandelion fluff 
To a gentle place and time
Planting old seeds in your mind
Your senses...

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Categories: tangles, emotions, encouraging, imagery, imagination, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme
Not Today
I shall comb the tangles from my hair
But not today
I shall wash the smell of death away
But not today
For today I sit in disbelief
I sit...

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Categories: tangles, heartbreak, sorrow,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Air
We inhale and exhale air to survive on Earth,
it cannot be seen but we need it from birth;
made up of oxygen and nitrogen and...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangles, life,
Form: Rhyme
She's dreaming.....
her hair in tangles ,
and all astrew on her pillow ,
frame the face of a sleeping angel.
I could sit and watch forever,
the rise and...

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Categories: tangles, love, world,
Form: Free verse

The cup of kisses
Poured from lips
Such savage beauty
Must fight for breath
Its grave the body
Rides hurricane winds
Of coiled fascination
The images of everything

The tangles of thought
Are ribbons...

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Categories: tangles, mysteryplaces,
Form: Free verse
Mistake-free poems I'll give you
Two successive dates
I failed to hit the mark
I'm sorry for the mistakes
And the crestfallen shark

On the first, I didn't use
Much needed commas and slashes
Flowers I...

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Categories: tangles, poems,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Blessings
I woke up late,
I meant to be early. 
I ran to my fate, 
I dream of the pearly. 

The great gate of Our Lord,
The garden...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangles, america, bible, discrimination, emotions, endurance, father,
Form: Free verse