Best Words Poems
Below are the all-time best Words poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of words poems written by PoetrySoup members
I often scribble in the sand
The words I find so hard to say
And hope the wind will come along
And blow them all your...
Love Poem 29
words, daffodils, life, love, passion,
Every day, I fall in love with something new,
while maintaining the love I have already found.
I fall in love with scars, wrinkles,
clichés, and repetition; I...
The Best Poem Ever
death, words, heart, heart,
~The best poem ever~
Without saying a word I’m going to go where no one has gone before.
A twilight zone, only God and I know of....
words, abuse, analogy, art, corruption,
Running through my mind,
Running through my veins,
her silent seams
letting them e
words, body, happiness, heaven, lust,
A feast for my womanly inner beast!
I tease, I please, you have me on my knees
AS FATHER IS TO HIS DAUGHTER
father, introspection, words,
Passing through framed windows like ours,
I recall your tales of reckless war and lost friends
that burned your innocence at 21... and though
you claimed flashes of...
If You Weren't Such a Nut Meg
food, fun, humor, words,
She had so many chances
Yet she kept muffin it up
Butter intentions were good
Just not much...
inspirational, metaphor, words,
I speak my thoughts with gentleness
The things I need to say with care
Thoughts held in my hands, gone through my fingers,
balanced on my fingertips...
This Song is for my Mother
words, angst, death, dedication, depression,
This song is for my mother
Let her hear me cry
I couldn’t bring myself to write it
‘Til this darkened day arrived
A song about old promises
america, history, words,
Rapid Eye Movements
cruise down the Autobahn,
driving dreams of soldiers
slaying the Beast in the East:
seeds hidden in the cuff links
that return home for the victory...
words, child, cry, daughter, grief,
like visitors from outer space
they came with tears, and lined the sidewalk
long in face, and arms embracing
some (I have no inkling) who
they were or why...
For the Love of Poetry
poetry, poets, words,
For love of poetry, spellbound am I
by force, that takes me to the land of words.
Beyond control, this power has its way
that leads me to...
when the words dissolve upon our tongues
misguide our naked thoughts
far more than naked thoughts
influence the use of dressed-up words.
Words can be a narcissistic cover-up
masks expressing secondary emotions,
even if the...
this was me
words, angst, confusion, introspection, life,
it began so innocently
we exchanged ideas on poetry
his art, the suffering he endured
he preyed upon my compassion
as he meticulously bided his time...
i felt safe as...
What I Have Done
words, anxiety, baby, day, depression,
A heart filled with nothing
A mind that thinks not much
A soul that runs on empty
A body that craves no touch
Is just an empty walking shell
words, fantasy, kiss, love, sexy,
~Do Not Trust a Word, He Says~
He speaks of sunken treasures the way no other man
The map of his essence is drawn in the...
love, passion, words, me,
Momentary lapses of shyness
within pretentiousness the size of a non-la-hat
offering shade from your sweltering Sun,
confused the boy still residing beneath an exterior...
Actions Speak Louder Than Words
A kind word, of course,
Can soothe the flustered soul or bring a smile
To a frowning face. That’s a given, but
In one’s troubled times, words still...
Tell Me A Tale
imagination, poems, poetry, words,
Tell me a tale of humanity
Paint me the love of your life
Show me a path to humility
How a man should honour his wife.
Help children believe...
When Do We Start To Live - Collaboration with Space Cadet
words, dark, friendship, inspirational, life,
When Do We Start To Live
Collaboration poem: Space Cadet and Darren White
Voice: Wesley C.
How do I know we’ve lived?
Simple Words for Simple People
words, love, on writing and
If I had those pretentious brains which act faster than this heart
maybe then I would abhore this soul which spreads freely through each verse
MY WORD DIET
Long poems are for the birds!
They have just too many words.
I like ‘em short and sweet,
Like something axiomatic that I can “tweet”.
Poems that appeal to...
A Rattling Rhyme
fun, silly, words, writing,
Words can be whimsical, a merry-go-round
They run in a circle, they go up and down
They play hide-and-seek until they are found
Look how quickly the little...
I Am A Poet
words, imagery, poetry, poets, word
The entire world to me is a stage
Every era and every age
Upon which my paper and pen can engage.
I am a poet.
Emotions I’ve captured in...