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

Premium Member VOICE IN HIDING

Hiding here inside my closet, I feel safe in the dark
knowing on a pile of sheets lies my very psyche;
it's only a thought, yet I...

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Categories: absence, voice,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Midnight Poet
Whisper's of October  

Whispers in this soup bowl
20 minutes after its muse explodes,
Daylight remains nothing more than a dream 
Warding off the howling sound...

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Categories: voice, addiction, character, devotion, identity,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sheol
Dark Knight-tress 

This gown I feel nothing
Silk less feelings
The odor of intimate apparel lessens 
Vanity fare from any sun
Warrior of beauty
Where have you gone?

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: voice, abuse, dark, evil, fantasy,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member 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: voice, community, pride, princess, strength,
Form: Epic
Premium Member MONSTER

Shackles nor chains, can't change what it is.....
Never was it, the one hiding under the bed, 
It was me, tired of...

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Categories: voice, abuse, dark, evil, sin,
Form: Dramatic Monologue

Dear Men
Dear men,
Explain to me why I stand alone. 
Women are quick to uplift their father, sons, and brothers
Quick to maintain the home,
But when she needs...

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Categories: voice, abuse, anger, discrimination, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Voices Echo in Emptiness
With a sigh summer citrine sky turned green 
spontaneously into existence. 
Autumn's palette adds changes and are seen
to its systematic experience.

Stars shiver in fear on...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death, loneliness, nature, voice,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A tribute to Leonora G
~ Yolanda was--her name ~    Featuring:) Leonora Galinta

From a hell storm,
A mighty she-devil took on its form
Like a woman scorn ascending from...

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Categories: voice, death, deep, evil, sorrow,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member In The Flesh
Introducing: Casarah Nance & Poet Destroyer

Scars of empty promises are darkened by your kiss.
Torturous touches are meant to soothe my pain.
It is without gain, without...

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Categories: voice, adventure, dark, deep, depression,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Old Man
Old man

he lived over there
in a house of dreams

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Categories: voice, art, beautiful, child, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Price of Free Will
Medicine Hat Appaloosa
Remember free will too has been gifted,
with freedom allied to fate's fickle choice.
Tendered words uttered uplifted, 
God provides each one a life...

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Categories: voice, 6th grade, earth, god,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Heart's Imagination


c a p t u r e s



r e l e a s e s


Susan Ashley
November 18, 2020

Poetry Form: Brevette

Poet’s note: Inspired by, but...

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Categories: voice, emotions, imagination, life, muse,
Form: Verse
Premium Member GRANDPA

Hi, grandpa, it's me again!
Your dentures sit in an open glass above the nightstand
Remember the tears grandma sang before she passed?

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Categories: voice, beautiful, care, death, grandchild,
Form: Free verse
Old blabber mouth gets on my wick
His attitude makes me quite sick
He plays to the crowd 
Is brash and so loud 
My husband thinks he's...

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Categories: humorous, voice,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member FINALLY

Doctor, it's been 7 months 
The MEDs aren't kicking in

My dreams are getting stronger, 
The blood remains to run code red
It's getting harder and...

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Categories: voice, dark, deep, evil, horror,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Twas A Full Moon Shining - Collab
Twas a full moon shining on a cool summer night
And hound dogs were howling at its silver shadowed light.
I heard but a whisper on the...

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Categories: voice, lost love, love, moon,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member My day as a woman
When I awoke, a woman I'd become
The spirit of many, contained in one
Strength and beauty, mystical tears
Magical entity, who hated mirrors

Looking at reflection, I seen...

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Categories: encouraging, feelings, journey, voice,
Form: Rhyme
Third Person
He speaks metaphorically to avoid dealing direct, 
shows the unknown hand he’s against too much respect, 
writes about his bravery though it’s no where to...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: voice, anxiety, depression, introspection, lost,
Form: Rhyme
Support Your Local Poet
“Support your local poet please”
Said the man with hand out and down on one knee
I’m down on my luck
And for only a buck
My humble verses...

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© Chris Hagy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: voice, character, perspective, poets, poverty,
Form: Free verse
I Can't Breathe
I can’t breathe

still in my shackles
no chance to escape my isolation
cries of anguish emancipated
from an awareness that is unfree
the stain is but human made
a long...

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Categories: voice, emotions, faith, freedom, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Whose memories are these
Whose voices, whose memories are these
That warble in trees, exalting my breeze
Applauding the daybreak's cerulean grin
Where amber ocher designs are floating in

Is that your echo...

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Categories: voice, lost love, love, memory,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member O' Cenobite, Dar'est Thy Soul Await
O' Cenobite, Dar'est Thy Soul Await

Alas! By what right is such assailing
amidst uproar, then half-truths a'telling
Does not morn gift upon grass falling dew
yet truth perseveres...

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Categories: voice, creation, humanity, metaphor, perspective,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Security Blanket
Security Blanket 

No chance of rain tonight,
No bogeyman, when I turn off the lights.
A phrase I found and adore with the warmth of your security.

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Categories: voice, baby, daughter, son, sweet,
Form: Couplet
The Duck That Lost His Quack
The Duck That Lost His Quack

A Duck woke up late one day last week,
And all he could do was to squeak.
He looked everywhere and listened...

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Categories: voice, animal, cheer up, imagination,
Form: Light Verse
Mermaid's Milk: a collaboration with the still dashing David Williams
The moss clung tightly; making it unbearable to breathe, 
and she sealed her lips tighter than a clam’s— not letting the pain take over

As the...

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Categories: voice, hope, mystery, me, song,
Form: Free verse