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Best Throat Poems

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

Premium Member Wind From The Sea

Inspired by Andrew Wyeth Watercolor Painting -- Wind From the Sea, 1947

Standing in the old house
A strange mixture of feelings erupt within me
My roommates Depression,...

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Categories: throat, conflict, depression, forgiveness, hope,
Form: I do not know?

Premium Member Quarantine of the Soul
-Quarantine of the Soul-

Tranquil pills fall deep like the night
A sweet fangless course
Bites with no remorse
Your eyes struggle to read my ageless soul
You open...

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Categories: throat, depression, emo, future, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In Strangler's Wood - tanka version
At a dead man’s throat

lies the rain drenched woolen scarf

that stifled his screams.

Cold Winds howl through decayed trees -

witnesses in the shadows.


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Categories: throat, autumn, mystery, rain,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member In Strangler's Wood
In forest's night, the trees bend low
beneath a slice of half moon’s glow;
          silent shadows waver...

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Categories: throat, death,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sweet Sugar Cookies and Peanut Butter Bars
"I dream of Candy!"

Sweet cakes and peanut butter squares 
A living diabetic's nightmare. --  My heart 
sings to the beat, Under the Neutron Star...

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Categories: throat, addiction, candy, fantasy, funny,
Form: Alliteration


Stop in your tracks

Take a deep breath
Stop and relax

Close your eyes
Exhale a slow deep breath

In your mind’s eye 
It’s early dawn
It’s quiet and serene around...

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Categories: throat, freedom, inspirational, introspection, motivation,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Peaceful I Love You
An early outing for my friend and I
We walked the winding path down to the springs
The uncut winter hay is now waist high 
And in...

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Categories: throat, beauty, i love you,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member Ecstasy
Exquisitely frail, a lone flute exhales, leaving this heart in a flutter 

Cascading aloft, soft violins rise, from the flow of smooth silver rivers

Swelling the...

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Categories: throat, beautiful, music,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Dumb Questions
I was changing a tire and the neighbor walked by
Stood and looked a while, then he said Hi
Got a flat? he asked and this made...

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Categories: throat, funny, me, wife, me,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An Epic Love For Women

I know you're not here

but you are in my heart 


you are always with me

i'll just slip into you

with these words.
I know 

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Categories: throat, beauty, celebration, dream, heart,
Form: Epic
The Turning
The year has finally yawned and turned       
Upon a half-revealed shoulder.
A vibrancy, intrinsic to a reemerging 
Enforcement of the...

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Categories: throat, celebration,
Form: Rhyme
bloody wrists
I'm sitting on the floor
I'm crying so much more
trying to erase this pain
trying to forget your face
sitting here with the blade in my hand
running so...

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Categories: throat, abuse, boyfriend, bullying, depression,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Plethora of Poetry
~STRIP TEASE~     Featuring:) SKAT

Silver Skimpy Ink, String, A POET DESTROYER's bling, bling
Think of me as a human ditty delicious decoration,
Something along...

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Categories: throat, addiction, adventure, beauty, passion,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Tissue Box
like visitors from outer space
they came with tears, and lined the sidewalk
long in face, and arms embracing
some (I have no inkling) who
they were or why...

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Categories: throat, child, cry, daughter, grief,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A New Love Found

Love grabbed me by the throat with both hands
Choked away...

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Categories: throat, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Just a tree - a Requiem
Someone who knows
Said You were an old ancient Tree,
But at the time, it didn’t really matter, 
Or seem important to me.
I knew You only for...

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Categories: throat, conflict, earth, heartbroken, humanity,
Form: Free verse
If There Was No Poetry
I could not make sense
of the wonder
would stand 
bewildered and mute

I could not open
and let out
the feelings that well
from my depth

I could not speak truth

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Categories: throat, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - Trapped In The Past -

Escape from a world of unhappiness and sorrow
Days and weeks pass and I realize that I despise this cold hole

Let me be ...

Trapped not only...

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Categories: throat, dark, deep, emotions, lost,
Form: Couplet
A Man Under Stress, A collaboration with Francis Crasto
My appreciation Francis Crasto for allowing me to collaborate with you as your 'psychiatrist' on ‘A MAN UNDER STRESS’- A great sequel to your recent...

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Categories: throat, humor, rap, stress,
Form: Rhyme
The tawny Throstle
Trudging under frozen starlit skies
Against stiff Winters bitter blowes...
When ambling up past frosted trees
From the wooded valley down below.

As stepping into a clearing glade,
Surround ragged...

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Categories: throat, bird,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Frozen Farewell

Your breath upon the window freezes, lace

               Yet, warm against my...

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Categories: throat, analogy, christmas, goodbye, lost
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member STREETLIFE
I’m on my way into the grocery store
when I see him huddled near the shop doorway
In his outstretched hand
an empty coffee cup
I throw in a...

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Categories: throat, environment, society,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member On Watching Innocence
A pretty girl in pleated dress of red,
with collar laced in white beneath her throat
and matching bow upon her small blonde head,
is glancing round the...

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Categories: throat, dedication,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Black Cockatoo

"Black Cockatoo"

I was white
as pure snow cotton
thread through the eye of God's needle

he was, 
not Egyptian, more ancient 

he walked 
in the Dreamtime 

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Categories: throat, romance, sensual, silence,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member I Pass the Graveyard
I pass the graveyard deep in snow.
One woman at a headstone weeps
all dressed in black like winter crows

as memories in warmth she keeps.
While icicles from...

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Categories: throat, death, sad love, winter,
Form: Terzanelle