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Best Ticket Poems

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


Premium Member - A One Way Ticket -


Hills come alive with sweet sounds of birds whistling tunes
Filled with harmonious peace, you sail within time
Gentle whispering winds through branches of trees call

When you...

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Categories: ticket, beauty, deep, journey, life,
Form: Free verse



my ticket
this is not just a poem
this is my ticket out of here
these are not just words
there steps taking me somewhere
this isn't just a page in...

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Categories: ticket, hope, me, society,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member The Homecoming
It was in late October in the year nineteen seventy three
That the war in South Vietnam was finally over for me
I boarded the seven o...

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Categories: ticket, america, father, home, mother,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Train Tracks
We used to ride our bikes,
the ones without brakes,
along rusty tracks,
trying to keep up with trains

but like life,
they moved too fast,
we always got left behind.

Even...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ticket, abuse, analogy, childhood,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member And I Am Grateful
A field of wheat cloaked in dewy silence
the orchestra tunes up with avian arias
bullfrog basses and a choir of cawing crows,
xanthic sunflowers turning their heads...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ticket, thanksgiving,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Hey Jude - Dedicated to Winged Warrior
Hey Jude, love is like a butterfly - just let it be.
You've got a ticket to ride, go where you should be.
Love is a revolution...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ticket, love, music, tribute,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member COMING BACK HOME


C ountry roots beckon regrets of past transgression
O ne-way ticket meant to soothe my innermost obsession
M emories of you not fading with passing of the...

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Categories: ticket, forgiveness, home, love, nostalgia,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member DARKNESS of the LIGHT
*   DARKNESS of the LIGHT   *

Those that fear the dark,
Have never seen what the light can do.
In this grave, I will...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ticket, business, celebration, fear, light,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Chopped III - Humor
i narrate me own story in a fake english accent. the bloody typewriter is 
broken, it can't capitalize. i'm out of coins for the heater. i can...

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Categories: ticket, humor, humorous,
Form: Narrative
Genie in a Gin Bottle
Her lips caress another cigarette
A fading belle looking for love
The smoke veils a creature of habit
Chasing a young girls dream

But this Genie found the palace...

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Categories: ticket, love, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Maybe The Last Letter To My Beloved
My heart?
You have always owned that,
I'm surprised you didn't know.

Its flow?
How do I explain without being unkind,
simply, its flow is mine.

There's the barb, my vision puts me on a...

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Categories: ticket, conflict, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mixed Messages
Mixed Messages

One last ticket. 
One last seat on the train. 
Running fast, 
to make it, before there is 
no chance to escape, 
the fate of...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ticket, abortion, abuse, addiction, dedication,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Alphabet
A a 	big A little a
                   What...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ticket, children, kindergarten, preschool,
Form: Abecedarian
Premium Member How much do I love thee
How much do I love thee
Let me tabulate all the ways

I bought you a new Mercedes
	With gold plated tire rims
I bought you a humongous diamond...

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Categories: ticket, betrayal, divorce, freedom, money,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Take out the Landry

 Take Out the Landry

Dirty laundry for years on the floor
finally the dirt is out the door
Quebec is cleaning house
separatists being laid to graves
like Napoleonic...

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Categories: ticket, evil, funeral, hate, november,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Teardrop Falls
A teardrop falls deeply—slicing and aching  
hurt twisting knots around the deepest fingers 
love you from my heart warmest emotions so 
in each kiss...

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Categories: ticket, beauty, emotions, feelings, heart,
Form: Verse
Premium Member In the Dark of the Strand
Marquees are bright with neon lights, where crowds line up for movie night
Holding hands, we're in 'The Strand'. The velvet carpet guides us in

Popcorn smokes,...

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Categories: ticket, dark, film, history, military,
Form: Free verse
THANKSGIVING TURKEY
They organized a church bazaar,
To raise money for the poor.
A booth for selling chances
Was set up, outside the door.

When I bought the raffle ticket, 
My...

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Categories: ticket, animals, food, funny, seasons,
Form: Narrative
Taste of Guinness, Scent of Heather: A Monotetra
Sunlit days I spent on the moor
Sweet Summer heather scents allure
Bathing in waves on Dublin's shore
Aye, Irish lore       Aye,...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ticket, ireland,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Not Mine
I started my morning off with a stretch
Then off to the closet my clothing to fetch

I never noticed the dog in the dark
I stepped on...

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Categories: ticket, funny, happy, happy,
Form: Rhyme
elbbabohcysp
There's a place whence children dwell amid

fairy stories, popcorn rainbows & candied unicorns,

which is fine & dandy except when

you're supposed to be a grown-ass adult,

some...

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© Paloma P   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ticket, crazy, humorous, hyperbole,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member Ride
There's an urgent feeling, sweeping 'cross the land
Could the hourglass be approaching, it's final grain of sand
Terror pulls the trigger, hearts begin to quake
Searching for...

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Categories: ticket, anxiety, bible, cheer up,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - Delicious Summer Scent -

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Categories: ticket, beauty, garden, grandmother, memory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Appear My Queen At The Pier
As the life of the day nears its last breath,
With a glow of crimson, forewarning its death,
Upon its cresting, the reflection, daunting,
The sea sets free...

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Categories: ticket, beauty, desire, dream, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Clique

Clique ... clique
Peer pressure is a gun
Low self-esteem wanting popularity,
gather together in small clusters
Grapes of wrath ... attack anybody 
who try to break the bind
Verbal...

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Categories: ticket, angst, friendship, social, word
Form: Rhyme