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Best Visionary Poems

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


Laminated Love
LAMINATED LOVE

Frozen flames pressed 
between each page; 
suddenly, I felt each passing note.
The painting on the wall began to breathe	
gently the same colors repeated life....

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Categories: beautiful, desire, imagination, soulmate, visionary,
Form: Ekphrasis



The Age of Poet Destroyer
A diamond in the Frost ... I am Emily, gazing through the years, 
Like Poe from rancid taste and dark smoke shadows
Florescent waste escaping a...

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Categories: community, pride, princess, strength, symbolism, visionary,
Form: Epic
Premium Member FORGOTTEN TREASURE- The Rebirth
FORGOTTEN TREASURE

I found the fountain of youth
When I stumbled across the forbidden garden
Right smack in the middle,
Was what I thought to be a wishing well
I...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: visionary, beauty, deep, growing up, inspirational, poetry,
Form: Light Verse
Recording/Re-playing/Recording/Re-playing
The farm
     and the porch light hums 
the sound of another 
orange dawn.

Burnt up – crisp
     ...

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Categories: life, people, philosophy, time, visionary
Form: Free verse
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: how i feel, poets, tribute, visionary,
Form: Free verse



Escape
Escape
Introducing: Carl Fraser & Poet Destroyer

Oh Paint me a far away horizon
Across a tranquil azure sea,
Where sits a peaceful deserted island
Where no one lives but...

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Categories: allusion, blessing, dream, farewell, uplifting, visionary,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails
Soul Searching Trek Along Winter's Snow Painted Trails

Waking to cold blown tent, ground frozen icy hard
woods are my love, as is poetry to a bard.
Today...

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Categories: visionary, appreciation, beauty, creation, introspection, nature, solitude,
Form: Rhyme
Pass the Light House
~ CALYPSO ~

Odyssey of the open ocean 
Eclipsing the performance of Heaven's delight 
A beautiful name whispered along the night 
Calypso enhanced with enchanted lullabies...

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Categories: visionary, adventure, beauty, desire, journey, nature, peace,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Young Brilliant Poet That Left Us Far, Far Too Soon Second Poet In Dedication series
Note:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percy_Bysshe_Shelley
Percy Bysshe Shelley,  Born 4 August 1792
Horsham, Sussex, England[1]
Died , 8 July 1822 (aged 29)
Gulf of La Spezia, Kingdom of Sardinia (now Italy)
Occupation	Poet, dramatist,...

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Categories: visionary, appreciation, art, assonance, beautiful, blessing, encouraging,
Form: Rhyme
Each Day Takes its Turn
Standing firm 
we live 
we give 
we take 
we learn 
we strive to make sure 
each day enlightens us 
and brightens us
even as light fades...

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Categories: visionary, black african american, day, happiness, health,
Form: Carpe Diem
Premium Member Poetic Meraki
Upon the twinkling of silent twilight,
tranquil thoughts set adrift, 
infatuated in elysian reflection.

The mind wanders, 
observing and listening - roaming;
avoiding confusing crossroads
leading into chimerical phantasms.

Overwhelmed...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: visionary, analogy, philosophy, poetry,
Form: Free verse
I HAVE BEEN TO PLACES OF GREAT DEATH
I have been to places of great death:
walking the battlefield at Gettysburg,
as a lusty young man of no firm belief
who stepped between the great rocks
of...

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Categories: allegory, angel, death, love, prayer, visionary,
Form: Free verse
Poets of a New Dawn

Taking a long ink dip in a desert pond,
rejected drake words
ripple echoes in the wilderness: Tread with care!
Dreadnought thoughts silicate crystalized,
glass menagerie opens to a...

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Categories: poets, truth, visionary, wisdom,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Tea Leaves On The Bosphorus
Tea Leaves On The Bosphorus

Seated at a table by the stirring water,
My eyes absorb the shore of Asia.
Minerets and aged worn stone
Stand haphazardly along the...

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Categories: visionary, adventure, inspirational, life, love, places, romance,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member FORGOTTEN TREASURE
FORGOTTEN TREASURE

I've found the fountain of youth
When I stumbled across the forbidden garden
Right in the middle of everything
Was what I imagined being a wishing well
I...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: visionary, adventure, art, beauty, encouraging, first love,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Mirror Ball
I'm sure this hill is where it stood.
Amazing shapes of stuccoed wood.
A glass-brick, neon stream-lined place.
As if it flew from outer space,

A swing band auditorium,
An...

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Categories: visionary, allegory, allusion, analogy, color, culture, emotions,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Celebarating The Adventure Of Advent: A collaboration with Kai Michael Neumann
Universal elegy grieves and yet embraces shifts of paradigm
New beginnings consciousness initiates comprehends and thus proceeds from
Illusion’s delusion collusions misconceptions in the irritating
Vortex whirlpool immanent...

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Categories: visionary, adventure, community, universe,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member THE PRINCE OF PURPLE
Beneath the opal white moon, the crying doves shed their precious tears,
Causing the purple rain to fall, melting at the lavender notes of musical dreams,
Camelot’s...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: visionary, imagery, imagination, inspirational, international, music, mystery,
Form: Free verse
The Promise's Beginning
Somewhere in midnight’s nocturnal hallways
As the chill settles down with starlight
While the world stands silent in waiting
There abiding with his flock walks the shepherd
Hopeful in...

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Categories: visionary, devotion, faith, history, inspirational, life, peace,
Form: Epic
Premium Member IT'S A MAD HATTER'S WORLD
A spinning world globe just set off the center of its axis pole,
Welcome to the mad-mad Hatter’s topsy-turvy upside down
Wonderland, just another inside out hole...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: visionary, adventure, character, fantasy, imagery, imagination, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Star Webs
You find them in early morning
You bless them with the setting sun--
jewel drops on spider's web.

At night, star webs spray light like sun,
sun of a...

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Categories: visionary
Form: I do not know?
When The Sun Sets
When the sun sets, The stars shine with no regrets. Darkness fills the air, The moon gives light with every care. The darkness is easier...

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Categories: visionary, adventure, art, fantasy, happiness, hope, imagination,
Form: Rhyme
Soulmate
If you were to come to me Wow
In sight unseen before now
No longer just a vision of your smile

I would want to walk right up...

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Categories: love, visionary, me,
Form: Rhyme royal
Premium Member The Winds of Time
One day I was passing time
And wrote these words upon the lines,
I know not where they came you see
The Winds of Time were there for...

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Categories: imagination, inspirational, visionary, me, war, family,
Form: Verse
He is the Night


He winks as the moon winks.
His eyes twinkle as the stars
sink low just for him.
They are drawn in fascination 
to his unique charms
(as in a...

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Categories: love, night, romance, sky, stars, visionary,
Form: Free verse