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Best Village Poems

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


Premium Member That Starry Night
Like no one before, nor since
 you painted that starry night in oils
  superimposing your life story.

I feel I know this idyllic village
 blanketed...

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: village, art, depression, night, passion,
Form: Ekphrasis



Premium Member I want your SEEDS
**"And his name was Jack"**

No one perceives what abides above the clouds. 
A giant, a harp, maybe golden eggs. 
I demand to see and feel...

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Categories: village, adventure, funny, old, rain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - Peace, Love, and Gods Greatest Gift -



The mellifluous musical tones of the village bells

Echoing chimes over the cold snowcapped mountains

Both finding their way to people in the valley below

Christmas songs —...

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Categories: village, celebration, christmas, december, inspiration,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member A Small Bouquet Of My Word Groupings

you were an infant
i would sing a song i created for you

'there's a baby in my arms
there's a baby in the mirror
but honey 
there's not...

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Categories: village, appreciation, celebration, childhood, daughter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Seeds of Wisdom
A solitary man
I make my way up the mountain
One step at a time
The life I know further and further behind
I wish to be alone
away from...

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Categories: village, loneliness, solitude,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Shattering Rose Glasses
Uncomplicated me
I thought I was coloured blind
free thinking and kind
with an evolved mind
Loving and accepting 
of the ones I find

Yet my blindness 
Is that of...

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Categories: village, education, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Prophet
The Prophet


I read the words of a poet
From the days of tomorrow
His verse flowed backwards in time
And rhyme 
I, a fair maiden, doomed to a...

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Categories: village, allah, beauty, eve, gothic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Still Tomorrow The Sun Will Rise

a few missing pieces
ones we may never find
the beast stares down at us
just waiting to pounce
three bloodied blind eyes
can't see the pink butterflies 

psychedelic lies...

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Categories: village, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A WINTER'S TALE
Biting winds and swirling flakes of snow had finally abated

We surveyed the deep drifts, which lay on the fields
The silvery moon peeped through the clouds...

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Categories: village, animal, snow, winter,
Form: Free verse
I Belong To The Lake
 I wander far from the coal-tar smog
and buzzing sounds of the city
to a place where I can smell
fresh-cut hay in a tepid breeze.
I stroll...

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Categories: village, beautiful, mountains,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Shattering Rose Coloured Glasses
Uncomplicated me
I thought I was colour blind
free thinking and kind
with an evolved mind
Loving and accepting 
of the ones I find

Yet my blindness 
Is that of...

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Categories: village, betrayal, black african american,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Abbi of Bacabi
She left one day, her Kiowa village
And stood proudly in the sun
Beneath the Tabletop Mountains 
And walked among the golden sea
Of waving grass, fearless and...

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Categories: village, art,
Form: ekphrasis
Love Matters

I spent my life working hard
Built a house paved with slabs
Garden grass with rainbow roses
Show house bank account and cars

 A lady from the village...

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Categories: village, i love you,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Addingham
(The memories are simple, living the feeling significant)

After conquering Beamsley Beacon due Southwest,
Rombald’s moor stood, while for centuries
within the valley the minute dwellings
of grey stone,...

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Categories: village, nostalgia,
Form: Free verse
Soaring Hawk - A Haiku Series
Soaring Hawk poised high
Back drop a deep sapphire sky 
Winds in attendance

Mighty wings unfold
Caressing the Wind Spirits
They lift and support

Circling Hawk perceives
Rainbow circle on a...

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Categories: village, beach, beauty, bird, flower,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Multi-Tasking
Wearing wireless headphones as I listen to the news.
I'm outside watching children playing, taking in the views.
There is screaming in my ears two voices disagree.
A...

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Categories: village, care,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Bloom Not, Wolfsbane
Bloom not, cruel wolfsbane
In this forward spirit of mine
Let the moon dim and wane
For love has diseased my kind 

The girl was luscious in the...

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Categories: village, adventure, angst, depression, devotion,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member - The Demons Shrill Cry of Dread and Horror -
The Demon’s Shrill Cry of Dread and Horror

This tale of “The Demon’s Shrill Cry of Dread and Horror”
lives on in the mountain village of Gpeth...

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Categories: village, dark, dream, evil, fantasy,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member A Water Haiku
the village pump-
in a gurgle
my childhood  


- - - - - - - - - - - - 

Contest hosted by Mick Talbot 

...

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Categories: village, remember, water,
Form: Haiku
My Tree
MY TREE

Beside the Kinta River still it stands
Colossus of the primal forest panoply
The tree a native of the fecund land
It’s limbs support the graceful arcing...

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Categories: village, nature, tree,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member What Fascinates Me

                        ...

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Categories: village, art, sky, stars,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member INHUMAN MALICE








A father of six he was in his early forties,
struck by cancer
toiling to provide for his children 
with
no property
no land
no animals 
but a loyal old...

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Categories: village, evil, world,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Swans At Coole Park
Summer's sweet swans share 
    white winged feathers
Wild and free as they bow their 
     long graceful necks.
Artistic...

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Categories: village, art, beauty, bird, love,
Form: Free verse
Teats of Love
From a distant village, where forest lining the edges, where nature dancing with wild rhythms, where human existence have usual conflicts with minacious wild life,...

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Categories: village, animal, cute love, love,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Never Reached Home
They are walking! Walking, walking, walking! 

Long stretches of walk - hundreds of miles of impossible uncertainty,
in blazing sun, in sweltering, muggy, heat - running away...

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Categories: village, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse