Best Understate Poems
Below are the all-time best Understate poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of understate poems written by PoetrySoup members
Sometimes I wonder
You think you can get it
You just can't get it right
Your goals lost sight
Failure is an understate
There's not much you can...
My Monster Has a Funny Name
My monster has a funny name,
It is Eileen; she has no shame
She tries her best to bring me down
gifts me the thorns, instead of...
Poetic writes speak volumes too,
this profound nature of humanity;
expression’s glyph or determination’s rift,
each soothing rhyme or base profanity;
Searching for Prince Charming - Ballade
understate, angst, loveheart, heart, me,
Was it loneliness that convinced me to pursue
Yet one more futile try, another mismatched mate
The years pass quickly and the choices become few
The Lay of The Best Man - Part 2
understate, humanity, men,
The Lay of The Best Man - Part Two
I will not understate my distaste, but I do not hate. I rate hate as being irate
understate, how i feel, silly,
how i feel, silly, spoken word, write,
Submitted for contest
Mind your use of me when making a full stop with finishing your point
When I Was Drunk and Wanted Big Words
understate, addiction, drink, earth, wine,
We are all improbable in our own way,
and who can augur the future?
I never could have laid out my course in advance,...
understate, slavery, integrity,
It seems that man can never comprehend
The carnal thrust of lust we all must trust;
As human minds design no plan to end
Carnality 'till man converts...
understate, christian, rap, religion, religious,
I know some will dismiss this
As nonsensical chatter
Call it philosophical blabber
Think of it as mind over matter
Ask questions and trash the answers
As Good As It Gets
Sometimes I shiver
Like a hummingbird
My open heart races
I open and flutter
Powerful ocean waves
Erode weak defenses
The best of intentions
Depths of perception
a choice made
understate, life, world, time, time,
when they met
the discussion went as such
a.“do you see yourself having
b.”no. there are far too many things
that i want to do in this...
A Pound's A Pound - Migraine
understate, health, pain, stress,
There are mornings that I wake within the confines of my bed,
With a stabbing and excruciating pain inside...
Time to move on
understate, adventure, anxiety, blessing,
Time to move on the spirit has said,
we have finished our time in this fate,
and written in word, the pathway has lead,
understate, angel, appreciation, crush, education,
Aye willy nilly understate (trying 2)
tantalize, hypnotize, galvanize...
with "FAKE" trumpeting
spellbinding, rambling, quivering...
intoxicating, hallucinating, gyrating,
stop to take a breather...
English Language vocabulary, a
fascination, intoxication, provocation...
a bum rap
proponents of the american justice system
don’t spend too much time on stories about people
getting let out of prison after being wrongly sentenced &
subsequently festering for...
rare moments of emotional exploration
indefinable spaces between the words in a conversation
warm with feelings found in romance or those realms & aspects of
The Brass Ring, Part II
understate, america, appreciation, how i
...Then there’s all of the naysayers
who focus only on our sins,
say we’re evil down to our core,
and that we all should be done in.