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Best Tip Of The Iceberg Poems

Below are the all-time best Tip Of The Iceberg poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of tip of the iceberg poems written by PoetrySoup members


Tip of the Iceberg
I made a small declutter vow
To get myself unstuck
That every day I’ll toss one thing 
And so far, I’m in luck.

My travel guides from years...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, home, me,
Form: Rhyme



Titanic - Tip of the Iceberg -
Titanic
~ tip of the iceberg ~

Thoughts boasting it would not sink
Praised efforts, toasting a drink
Impossible for it to go down
Not one person will drown
Short on...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, analogy,
Form: Haibun
Thought Begins In a Spider Web
What if our minds were like spider webs,   
Spreading to the invisible realm?  
Beyond the brain seems blissfully insane
Like a transcendental spell....

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, mystery, psychological, universe, , atheist,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Stardust
Stardust flickers, falls
The tip of the iceberg
Warm current melts conscience...

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© Uwe Stroh  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tip of the iceberg, addiction, allegory, allusion,
Form: Haiku
Titanic
Great stature, 
enormous strength; 
huge, colossal
the way my heart exploded 
so many different ways to express it
Does anyone hear the sound a heart 
Makes when...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, life, heart, heart, love,
Form: I do not know?
UP IN SMOKE
UP IN SMOKE...

Tobacco companies you should be ashamed of your yourselves
pushing your nasty CANCER sticks
what a bunch of money hungry low lives and self centered...

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© Diana Vee  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tip of the iceberg, health, drug,
Form: Free verse
For Whom the Bell Tolls
Sharpen the blade and start the fire
Set ablaze your selfish desire
Alas, I have learned of your hidden goals
It is you for whom the bell tolls

Call...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, dark, depression, loneliness, longing, lost love,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member The Nature of Man. Co-written with Carolyn Devonshire
My molten core is bursting at the seams
Billowing ash and smoke circle above
Volcanic eruptions are on the rise
Intense balls of fire I toss from my...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, natureself, self,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Food For Thought 2
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Categories: tip of the iceberg, change, christian, confidence, courage, deep,
Form: Prose Poetry
Save It For Another Day
Deep inside me I hear that voice
It keeps sayin 'Happiness is a choice"
But the demons still won't leave me alone
Beating on the hardened stone

Can't seem...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, introspectionme, me,
Form: Rhyme
Poetry
We constantly deal with poetry which puts us in a soporific state,
we sit here apathetic to the cause of studying this beautiful art-
but Poetry’s breath...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, beauty, dedication, imagination, imagination, love, poems,
Form: Free verse
Give Me a Second to Breathe part 1
Verse 1: Nothing's in my way today 
I'm finally getting my way 
Glitter sprays in the air
We are on the bridge of without-a-care,
No longer in...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, angst, desire,
Form: Lyric
After a Trip
You look at your pictures back home from a trip
And somehow it doesn’t quite seem
You really were there, with that smile on your face –...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, travel,
Form: Rhyme
life withTrump XI
These facts must be taught in our schools:
Donald's tweets can trump molecules
Fools believe science
Truth has no reliance
Grasp pussy and not climate rules! 


Author’s Note: I...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, political, satire, science, voyage,
Form: Limerick
The Aftermath of Short Hair and Not Wearing Dresses
"You were a pretty girl, where are your braids?"
I walk faster
Trying to outrun my sense of dread.
I've forgotten about the judging Russian people
Who with their...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, boy, gender, girl, hair,
Form: Free verse
One Religion
All is written by the same hand;
Our God is the same God,
Who is everything, 
Who is nothing.
Jesus and Buddha sought the same thing;
All major religions...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, philosophygod, me, voice, god, me, voice,
Form: I do not know?
Falling to the Earth...Rising to the Heavens
Could it make you feel
You know it all
Watch out
I might fall

Out of this world
Out of this mind...
...set...
And that's match point

To the point
It's the tip of...

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© Adam Piper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tip of the iceberg, life, people
Form: Free verse
THE SCARE
Tragedies openly stir,
Clouds of horror and deaths beckons,
With dreams transforming into nightmares,
Nightmares flaming out shadows fire,
Shadows fire relentlessly torture,
Oh yes indeed, emotional torture remains a...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, angst
Form: Personification
Wakanda
WAKANDA…
naw America! Armed with a cellphone or a knock off CD
License to carry…
Don’t shoot just showing you my ID
"He's got a gun…"
22 shots fired both...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, abuse, africa, america, betrayal, black african
Form: Prose
The Shallow Depth Of Deep
I just realised my eyes were opened
To a reality they have been seeing
Still not knowing what to do
About something I know am doing

And delving into...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, addiction, for her, for him, hope,
Form: Blank verse
UNF
Lord I need you!

I need you clear the forest of trees in my path so I can see the light

I need you to stand before...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, me, heaven, heaven, me,
Form: I do not know?
doomed dolt, numbed nerd, trampled trumpery:1
From the zenith of zaniness descends the source of world woes,
a motherfucker who fucks ethics and scruples like sworn foes.
So funny his pose, so runny...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, corruption, political, satire,
Form: Rhyme
driven into the wilderness
in the Book of Mark the words are short and concise
it tells quickly of all that Jesus experienced in life
he makes mention of a place...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, angst, faith, hope, inspirational, introspection, life,
Form: Carpe Diem
Deep Blue Ocean
Warm gentle ocean breeze..
Ocean waves glistening in the sunlight..
On a warm summers day..
Creatures of the ocean swimming happily..
At the surface of the ocean..

Beautiful Dolphins come...

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Categories: tip of the iceberg, deep, life, mystery, ocean, surreal,
Form: Free verse
the stand
all I see in the distance
as I focus on it all
the last part of my resistance
stumbles now and falls
you won't meet opposition
from disparate strands
I'm taking...

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© Jo Bien  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tip of the iceberg, lost love
Form: Verse