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Best Tune Out Poems

Below are the all-time best Tune Out poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of tune out poems written by PoetrySoup members


One Silent Word
He speaks with measured dignity,
one silent word at a time
His palmetto pen tells us: 
Tune out the cosmic background noise,
and focus your mind
on the sound...

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Categories: tune out, how i feel, poets, tribute, visionary,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member 4th Grade Music Room
Under her guidance, we stood at attention
forming a row  for the national anthem
"Oh Say, Can You See?"...( familiar old words )
We would warble in...

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Categories: tune out, 4th grade, nostalgia, old, school, song,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Letter to Emily Dickinson
Dear Emily, 

When you said, your “life closed twice before its close,” 
I realized how badly your heart had been broken
You conveyed your feelings best...

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Categories: tune out, poetess,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Gift Of Love
Regardless of our faith, in Love we can believe,
For Love's within us all, if we choose to retrieve.
Should we choose to leave Love in a...

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Categories: tune out, giving, love,
Form: Rhyme
Sonata in the Sheets
Believe me I can play sheet music,
Please leave the television alone.
It’s that time of night again girl,
Come play with my metronome.
 
Let’s create our love...

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Categories: tune out, love
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Listen And You Shall Hear
Many are the sounds that are so pleasing to these old ears.
I now treasure musing about them in the autumn of my years!
How I cherished...

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Categories: tune out, uplifting, autumn,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Life's Battles
It's strange how God talks to us.
Sometimes in the wee hours of a sleepless night,
Sometimes a sweet voice appears in the background music of the...

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Categories: tune out, faith, inspirational, uplifting, words, god, me,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Voices or Dr Seuss meets the Schizophrenic
Voices voices telling me
Where to go
Who to see
What to say
And who to be
How to think 
What to believe 
What to buy
And what to spend 
Where...

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Categories: tune out, discrimination, freedom, humor, humorous, poetry, society,
Form: Rhyme
we need to have a relationship with God
A church is a hospital for sinners and not a museum for saints
And it's not a place for someone to act like something they ain't
We've...

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Categories: tune out, christian, devotion, faith, god, love, uplifting,
Form: Dramatic monologue
My Guitar Sings

Just pick me up and twiddle me,
Strike some soulful chords,
Sweet melodies are hid in me,
Unravel records;

Together let's tune out today
All sorrows and fears,
With dulcet cadence...

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© Jo Daniel  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tune out, guitar, song,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Storms
At three a.m. the annoying telephone rings
“Hurricane Kate will soon be making landfall;
Drive to Panama City, start collecting your things” 
Microphones and tape recorders, I...

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Categories: tune out, hero, storm,
Form: Rhyme
Hurtful Words
I tune in, tune out
Truths, lies, a mix in between
Now shut the hell up!...

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Categories: tune out, angst, life, pain, stress,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member The Silence of the Deaf



The soft sound of a brook, the bark of a dog
Or the tone of his mothers loving voice
These he will never know or remember
In carrying...

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Categories: tune out, childhood, inspirational, life
Form: Quatrain
My Quiet Place
My quiet place is when my son is at school and my husband is at work the house is so quiet at times I can't...

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Categories: tune out, introspection, life, nature, home, home, nature,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Your Leather Jacket on my Shoulders
It is January 1st and it is raining
You have slipped your leather jacket on my shoulders
We walk in shadows of skyscrapers
lost in  our conversation-...

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Categories: tune out, desire, emotions, kiss, love,
Form: Free verse
I come from
I come from heartbreak and lies 
Backstabbing best friends and a brother who is on and off drugs 
I come from a place where sometimes...

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© Sadie Fox  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tune out, addiction, anger, anxiety, beauty, betrayal, cheer
Form: Bio
Conflict
End the conflict now
Be not afraid to hear it
Let it fall softly

Listen to the wound
Allow the healing to begin
You do not know it

The reality
Eludes even...

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Categories: tune out, angst, hope, life, political,
Form: Haiku
Some Noises
Some noises startle, jolt or jar
While others soothe or soften.
We perk up for the new but tune out
Those we hear quite often.

To locals, city sirens...

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Categories: tune out, sound,
Form: Rhyme
Do it over and Do it Correct
You see I am from perfection, in perfect world.....

 I am here to tell you what you don't know...

 what I think you need to...

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Categories: tune out, anger, confusion, pain,
Form: I do not know?
i once shot a zebra in my pajamas how he got into my pajamas i'll never know
      
LISTEN TO MS. BELL CAST A SPELL

The chick can sing, dance and entertain
She’ll sing today’s hits and down memory...

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Categories: tune out, romancedance, song, voice, dance, song, voice,
Form: Lyric
Too Many G-D Poets
Too many poets. 
Dreadful.  
Roiled.

Yes, I too, am a guilty poet.  

While I sit and wait for my soup to arrive, I read...

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Categories: tune out, angst, art, on writing and words,
Form: Blank verse
LISTEN TO C J BELL CAST A SPELL free cee

      
LISTEN TO MS. BELL CAST A SPELL

The chick can sing, dance and entertain
She’ll sing today’s hits and down memory...

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Categories: tune out, angst, dance, song, voice, dance, song,
Form: Quatrain
Deaf
What is it to be truly deaf? 
Most say it is to lack hearing. 
But I think true deafness is being unable to hear those...

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Categories: tune out, dedication,
Form: Blank verse
The Christmas Message
THE CHRISTMAS MESSAGE

I heard it on the radio as I awoke that morn:
The message in a simple song that Christ the Lord was born.
I heard...

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Categories: tune out, christmas,
Form: Rhyme
Broken and Shattered
Feeling Broken feeling hurt,
I wanna cry and break down.
How could i possibly feel any worse?
But life keeps going, and time never slows down.
When it seems...

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Categories: tune out, poetry,
Form: ABC