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Best Unsound Poems

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


Playing the Fiddle

Riding off into the Ivory Palace sunset,
in a pitch-black limousine, no less

Hear the heavy metallic chariot roar,
leaving exacerbated fumes echo deplored

Aural palette, enamel pestilent pain...

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Categories: unsound, allegory, future, history, visionary,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member A Mutiny on the Bounty
It was a sight that I could not forsee
Ambushed by my own men at morning hour
Hands tight with cord and naked from the waist
A mean...

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Categories: unsound, words, me, men, beauty,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Blood Spilled
I was born in a life unlike yours;
We have struggled in all the years.
We knocked endlessly but all the doors
Have been closed 'coz of the...

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Categories: unsound, courage, war,
Form: Free verse
The Day That I Fell Down
They probed into my attic,
And were disturbed by what they found,
Accumulated years of cluttered thoughts,
And labeled me unsound.
They put me in a rubber room,
With chains...

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Categories: unsound, confusion, me, day, me,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Paint Movers
I slid the slider to my art studio with cautious optimism,
Hoping to find my brushes and glitter and paint and glue
Somewhere close to where I...

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Categories: unsound, fairy, fantasy,
Form: Free verse



NOT AFRAID OF FATE
Saša Milivojev - NOT AFRAID OF FATE


Again
I am born again
First breath
Pain
Crying
Again I see arrays of colours
Everything has changed
What madness
It’s like a fairy tale
The taste of...

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Categories: unsound, dark, depression, fate, friend,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Canto XXII Hell translation part 2
(continued previous part 1)

The duke then: “Tell now: of others indeed
Some Latin among sinners do you know 
Behind pitch?”. And he “I  had to...

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Categories: unsound, fantasy,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Reversal of Thought
Amidst the chaos and conventions
The political ads with evil intentions
The truth was twisted and left to die
Watch the rich man laugh and the poor man...

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Categories: unsound, political, truth, integrity,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member There's Tomorrow (I Hope)
I was set to post a blog today
Then saw the note that said one more day
I've finally mastered a comment or two
And say hats off...

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Categories: unsound, computer-internet, friendship, funnywrite, computer,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Divine Comedy translation CANTO XIII Hell part 1
Nexus had not yet reached the other side
When we started to enter in a wood
On which no any sign of pathway lied. 

No green fronds,,...

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Categories: unsound, fantasy,
Form: Terza Rima
Losing My Mind
I know there’s nothing I can do
and nothing I can say
to bring you back to me
Not tomorrow, not today
I hope when you see me
you’re happy...

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© Daron Long  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: unsound, angst, depression, girlfriend-boyfriend, life,
Form: Lyric
Captivated La poesia romantica
The stars are jewels
Leading to your eyes.
A city of diamonds
On the glass of heaven
That smiles joyful
On the slumbering world
When darling you lay
Upon the crystal sands
Where...

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Categories: unsound, beauty, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Gloomy Reflections on the Demise of Our Beloved Mother
We gathered to lay her in the cold ground; 
it was to be her resting place—poor Mom!
Grieving, I sobbed while my siblings were calm;
only I...

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Categories: unsound, bereavement, death, funeral, grave,
Form: Sonnet
My Chick
You’re skin and bones, chick.
Compassion commands me stop, 
stare, on my path, where you sleep.
I see dryness, hear stillness, feel silence.

You’re skin and bones, chick.
Were...

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Categories: unsound, analogy, bird, body, grave,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Smoking Pot
If they use, they say they don’t abuse.
If they get high, they say it’s a lie.
If they want it legal, they say it’s medicinal.
I believe...

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Categories: unsound, addiction, drug,
Form: Free verse
STILL ALIVE
STILL ALIVE
Screaming, my contorted face
Buried in this hard ground
By a naughty Nate, wickedly unsound
Natural beauty in my cold palace
I'M COMING BACK FOR MY REVENGE

*This Poem...

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Categories: unsound, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member That Dog Don't Hunt
I once knowed a poet named Jerden
Who ain't atall stuck on his wordin'
    If they judge 'em unsound
    He...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: unsound, poetry,
Form: Limerick
FAT BITCHES DIVINE
FAT BITCHES DIVINE

What is so exciting about life is that we only live once, and that once is a lifetime.
Therefore, we must fulfill and enjoy...

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Categories: unsound, body, work,
Form: Free verse
THE PALPITATION OF ORLANDO, FLORIDA
THE PALPITATION OF ORLANDO, FLORIDA (USA)

Decimation on its face through mass execution and hate.
Just another night out painting the town. 
No reason to perceive the...

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Categories: unsound, allah, america, conflict, confusion,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
United Sisterhood
"A nation is not conquered until the hearts of its women are on the ground. Then it is finished no matter how brave its warriors...

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Categories: unsound, native american, planet,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A SOCIETY'S SECULAR DREAM
Socrates and Cicero
incorporated civility as a powerful, effective tool
in their poetry and dialogues
to smite the unsound ways of the sly fool.
Today our society
snaps with anger...

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Categories: unsound, culture, education, history, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Mirror Image
LOOKING FOR YOUR MIRROR IMAGE CHUM,
MIRROR IMAGES DO REBOUND 
THINKING SAME THOUGHTS RIGHT AROUND , 
TO FIND EM IS THE SUM,
 SHE IS OUT THERE...

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Categories: unsound, adventure,
Form: Ballad
freeze dryed

   it is the atomic weight that matters most.

   violent barbiturate toungues empty coffee cups 
   and deliver the...

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Categories: unsound, allegory, perspective,
Form: Cowboy
Addiction
My fractured and wounded spirit has wandered off course.
I have relinquished everything to a disreputable source.
In the vessels holding pyres of sacrificial flames
are the ashes...

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Categories: unsound, recovery from...
Form: Quatrain
Precipice of Tme
Stand I here upon the Precipice of Time
between madness and derangement-
In a grief so profound
ambiance of rage,
with darkening clouds abound
marring my every breath
Declaration to ...

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© Amy Green  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: unsound, depression, devotion, loss,
Form: Free verse