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Best Tristich Poems

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

Premium Member - Striking Fear Home -

As the winds breathe heavily darkened within fury
Moaning filled with clouds begins speaking 
Through stormy turbulent assaults with waves that kill

A ballad is blown...

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Categories: deep, fear, nature, power,
Form: tristich

The airy mountain, lush and green, they call home
Perched on shaky rock, the waters beneath swash and foam
Goats graze, cattle feed, fields of corn and...

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Categories: america, analogy, fate,
Form: tristich
One Proud Yellow Dandelion
One Proud Yellow Dandelion

Lantanas and pears are lushly in bloom,
Baby chartreuse leaves brighten winter’s late gloom
And one proud yellow dandelion.

We wait for the redbuds –...

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Categories: metaphor, pride,
Form: tristich
Premium Member Ataraxis
As we traverse in happiness of euphoric thoughts
Exuberance of sunrise permeates our avid hearts
Holding hands of leisure on hushed idyllic grounds,

Where pink lotus-blooms lift-up in...

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Categories: happiness, nature, peace, silence,
Form: Tristich
I am just a swollen bloated thing in this harsh world
Nothing here but the laws of physics upon me hurled
No safety, power, decision is mine...

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Categories: abuse, analogy, anger, angst,
Form: Tristich

Premium Member Heightened Perception

An ocean in a drop of water
The cosmos in a speck of dust
A divine spark in every being 

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Categories: appreciation, beauty, philosophy, wisdom,
Form: Tristich
Premium Member How the Moon does it
The moon spoons pieces of jeweled firmament from the universe's dark heart
into her golden bowl, mixes incandescent milk with a cool touch,
then pours it all...

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Categories: beauty, love, moon,
Form: tristich
Ethiopian Eyes

Addis Ababa pulse,
Blue Nile passion flow
into the heart of a Mtoto midnight

Tropical forest desires,
soft Harari waves moving
at the tidal touch crescent height

Jijiga sepia legs
dancing Danakil...

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Categories: culture, love, romantic, spiritual,
Form: tristich
Monday the Moon--A Diary
A quarter white and bright against blue charcoal skies,
Not a cloud, cirrus or otherwise to cover you.
Do I see your “man” curling on his back?


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Categories: appreciation, creation,
Form: Tristich
Premium Member - Striking Fear Home -
As the winds breathe heavily darkened within fury
Moaning filled with clouds begins speaking 
Through stormy turbulent assaults with waves that kill

A ballad is blown away...

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Categories: angel, emotions, heart, heaven,
Form: tristich
Thoughts About Marigolds
Marigolds, bright spot of September,
When all around is drooping limber,
As life in accord with His plan remembers

To prepare itself to sleep.

You perk in yellows and...

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Categories: flower, september,
Form: tristich
Premium Member Defenseless - edited

Since the day our eyes first locked
you held the key to my heart.
I come to you defenseless.

Old barricades I’d put up
tumbled down; you built me...

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Categories: trust,
Form: Tristich
Premium Member Stray Dog Roaming
 Oh, where did you come from? The sad sight of you 
     breaks my heart in two. I see that...

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Categories: animal, dog, encouraging, imagery,
Form: Tristich
Midst Monday bouts in work arena
knocking body with fatigue angst…
God’s victory* strengthens my faith to keep pressing on.

Though Tuesday schedule seems to fail
frustrating mind against...

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Categories: blessing, christian, faith, god,
Form: Tristich
Premium Member He Has No Hope

Every day starts with a hand full of pills,
medicated; he has no hope of thrills,
his life is Spartan, without any frills. 

My visits are his...

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Categories: 12th grade, angel, anxiety,
Form: Tristich
to lose a muse is none but sorrow,
no fuse can chase away the fear-
words shall appear and be near tomorrow

my inspiration is my revelation,
creativity with...

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Categories: appreciation, inspiration, life, muse,
Form: Tristich
Binary Decision

Life always offer choices — 
Some easy,
some hard

Alternate current inner voices:
Pulse charge emotional,
or neural beta rational

Positive or negative energy flow
Binary decision 
is either yes or...

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Categories: introspection, spiritual, visionary, wisdom,
Form: Tristich
Premium Member Afflatus
We wend through life with hopes of one true love,
          Quite rare, such fits, that match...

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Categories: analogy, angel, love, romance,
Form: Tristich
Same Persona

Tho’ the soft voice has an aristocratic tone,
the haughty attitude ain’t no street gutter different:
Being rude ... dropping shade

Dark keystroke mood, 
shallow indigo indifference shown

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Categories: humorous, imagery, psychological, satire,
Form: Tristich
A Lull
The weary and gloomy moon
Droops alongside confident mountains,
Tries to stay until noon.

Clings to the boundary, slipping down
Being hidden but not wanting to hide.
To time, old...

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Categories: love, moon, sun,
Form: Tristich
Premium Member - Defenseless -

Defenseless and drained of power
The reason is simple, you are a victim
an emotionless being without a heart

Hell is the snake in the room no one...

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Categories: dark, deep, scary,
Form: Tristich
Premium Member A Suicide
White cross bone and a skull
Poison's warning symbol
For those who couldn't mull ...

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Categories: death,
Form: tristich
Premium Member A Taste of Summer
a fresh thirst quencher
sliced watermelon in red
alluring beauty

mulberry picking
romantic stolen kisses
dark purple dyed lips

crushed grape juice slithers
into her desirous mouth
she feasts avidly

overflowing bowl
red strawberries and...

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Categories: fruit, summer,
Form: tristich
Premium Member City Of Trees

I saw one day a city of trees
Walking down a path with me
Following hidden eyes to see

Saplings jungled up together
Like a stream of walkers too

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Categories: mythology, nature, tree,
Form: tristich
Premium Member ON THAT DAY a tercet
Brighter,light hearted,looking upward
reaching listen and hear
words of renewal..borne on the wind...

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Categories: allegory, christian,
Form: tristich