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Best Tangoed Poems

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

Premium Member My Funny Valentine
There was no doubt I was seeing double
Vinny poured another glass
I actually think it was whiskey
There we sat, at the back of the Angelos Steak...

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Categories: tangoed, art, death, nostalgia, valentines day,
Form: Dramatic Verse

Premium Member Gutter Pavement Runway Flight
They elude me now ...words
Drinking befits a drowning man possessed
Swimming off this broken page
Baton winning in a relay race
I breached the ribbon sliced with chest

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Categories: tangoed, addiction, appreciation, day, drug, joy,
Form: Free verse
The Artist
Do you remember our first kiss?
It`s captured eternally, on the canvas of my heart.
The oil of our pinnacle painted by Times' lasting brush.
Relived everyday,...

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Categories: tangoed, art, love, memory,
Form: Free verse
The Gilded Leaves of Autumn Sigh
The Gilded Leaves of Autumn Sigh

As the gilded leaves of Autumn sigh,
I’m haunted by the shadow of a long lost love.
I’ll always remember the soft...

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Categories: tangoed, first love, lost love, missing you,
Form: Pantoum
IN THE YEAR 2012 contest

Hungry reader, wild sea lover, wordsmith, listener of dreams and lies

Daughter of beloved parents –strong-- longingly and sorely missed

Left Alaska, empty nester, wrote a book...

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Categories: tangoed, adventure, life, sea, sea,
Form: Bio

Premium Member Hutinashrow Tango
You dear are my fascination 
Exceeding my expectation
Thrilling me making my heart race
There’s something in the way you move
I love how you sway to my...

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Categories: tangoed, dance, romance,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SWEATS AND SWEETS - collab with JAMES FRASER

Shooting sighs and moans we fired last night still glows
As tangoed silhouetted shadows hungered love dancing
Peeping breeze outside match our whispers and calls...

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Categories: tangoed, beautiful, desire, feelings, love, passion, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SWEATS AND SWEETS- a collab with Olive Eloisa Guillermo
Shooting sighs and moans we fired last night still glows
As tangoed silhouetted shadows hungered love dancing
Peeping breeze outside match our whispers and calls flow
Desiring to...

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Categories: tangoed, i love you, love, passion, places,
Form: Rhyme
Edith's Hefty Handbag
Edith had been suffering from shoulder pain
She'd developed a stoop and only her left shoulder would sag
When she went to see her doctor
He put all...

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Categories: tangoed, humor, humorous, woman,
Form: Rhyme
Faint away Ry Cooder 
as the candle flame danced 
reddish green and the wick crackled 

Cassiopeia together 
through the night screen 
crooned Diana Krall 

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© Alan Reed  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangoed, allegory, imagination, inspirational, uplifting,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member The Dancer
It was her poise and grace 
that set her apart;
a gentle rhythmic walk. 
Soft velvet tones of 
gracefulness as she talked. 

Her voice danced as...

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Categories: tangoed, art,
Form: Free verse
Demons in Her Head
She's a seductive Merlot,
wears pearls like a lady
slurps oysters like a sailor
swears like a banshee when
 she can't have  her own say,
tiny bit of...

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© Paloma P   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangoed, abuse, angst, corruption, father, identity, violence,
Form: Epic
Glass Jars
Have you ever seen your organs on display?
it's quite... mesmerizing 
a.... disturbed euphoria if you will

The first item that I gazed upon
was my heart, it's...

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Categories: tangoed, cool, dark, emotions, gothic, heart, love,
Form: Free verse
Billy The Penguin Finds Love
In a universe far far away
There lived a penguin, whose thoughts did weigh
Heavily on his mind.
He thought of a vast array of things big and...

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Categories: tangoed, cute love, feelings, first love, heart,
Form: Rhyme
A Season's Dance
Silver dusts fall from the sky at night,
winter dances ballet with the wind as a partner,
His white suit radiates and shines so bright,
His swift movements...

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Categories: tangoed, dance, seasons,
Form: Rhyme
Dream Dancer
I watch in hunger as you dance,
I linger here in shadowed light,
While hoping for the briefest glance,
To fill my dreams another night.
Old music pulses through...

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Categories: tangoed, love,
Form: Sonnet
A Dance with the King
~A Dance with the King~

Have you ever danced with a King? Every girl should sign up. Oh it is the most extraordinary dance you will...

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Categories: tangoed, adventure, dance, emotions, faith, heaven, universe,
Form: Prose
Tapping out the rhythm


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Categories: tangoed, allegorytime,
Form: Rhyme
Chaotic Nonsense
Everything boils down 
To chaotic nonsense, or
So it is written.

Einstein and Bohr tangoed
On tiptoes over 
Unsavory uncertainty 
“Why would God play dice?!”

Buddha already knew
Though, he...

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Categories: tangoed, creation, mystery,
Form: Free verse

Is this life make-believe?

I cope not with the life struggles that beset me
For they are hell-bent on wrecking me 
Forever seeking me out...

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Categories: tangoed, art, life,
Form: Imagism
Burlap and Satin

Burlap and satin went to the dance
It was held at the old Fisher Barn
Burlap wore a fine Gunny sack
Adorned with a drawstring of yarn

Satin sported...

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© Kitty Lou  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangoed, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Melancholy days is all I see,
sadness has consumed me.
The light is has disappeared,
I dwell in nothing but grief.
living has become a routine.
Today I roam without...

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© Alexis Y.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tangoed, depression, grief, sad,
Form: Free verse
True story of love
The days were multicoloured as we lived them, animated 
as we danced through seconds The flowers cheered 
and birds proclaimed our love would last, with...

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Categories: tangoed, confusion, death, lost love, summer, love,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member A Menu of Love

You took me to the love restaurant!
A shimmering candlelit table for two,
With tufted velvet chairs,
Oh,mon cherie, I loved being here!

I cannot remember what we ate!

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Categories: tangoed, image, love, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Departheid Attachment
He once met a girl named Divestment,
She once heard a boy name Detachment,
they tangoed as two
and tangled til blue,
Then bore a misery child of deportment

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Categories: tangoed, caregiving, health, humor, integrity, love, political,
Form: Limerick