Blank Verse Poems | Definition and Examples of Blank Verse Poetry

Blank Verse Poems. Below are new examples of blank verse poems. There are links to short, long, best, and famous poems too. See a definition with format, rules, and structure of modern examples of blank verse poems. This list of recently posted poems in the blank verse form of poetry enables you to learn how to write a blank verse.

Example and Definition of Blank verse

A blank verse poem is one which does not rhyme. However, it does have iambic pentameter, which refers to a rhythm where you have an unstressed syllable immediately followed by a stressed syllable. So, when you consider blank verse, think of it more as a 'beat', like a heart beat. For example, a heart beat...Read More

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Categories: confidence, freedom, inspiration, life,
Feels Like Freedom
by Cameron Coolidge
Rejoice 
in the Sweet Salvation 
From Hell's damnation. 
You no longer conform to 
Those who don't want you 
To be you. 
You've now freed yourself...

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Categories: 11th grade, 6th grade,
World wonder
by Treasure Nkosi
Wolrd wonder that you are,
You boast with so much beauty
Stolen from others but put into good use
You're gods right hand woman
You're flesh full of life...

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Categories: appreciation, betrayal, conflict, confusion,
Hell Bent or Heaven Sent
by Patricia LeDuc
Hell Bent or Heaven Sent?

You abruptly say you are leaving
I stare stunned
Eyes averted unbelieving
I drop to my knees
Heart broken and grieving
Thoughts of loss and pain
Run...

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Categories: hyperbole
Ten words ten lines 2 - DEFINING LIFE
by Mick Talbot
DEFINING LIFE
~~~~~~~~~

Anomaly... abnormalities that can and... do confound us all...
Avant-garde... new words... alive with meaning prance across the page...
Baroque... words... can they but allude to...

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Categories: race
What Is White
by Mick Talbot
WHITE


A recessive colour... white... dominated by all colours...
There is no black... or white in the human race...
All shades of red... from darkest brown... to pink...
You...

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Categories: adventure, allusion, anger, anti
Decency - Ukrainian-English
by Maryna Tchianova
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Categories: desire, freedom
The commissar
by Wilson Waison
Dear commissar 
My poetry is filled with agitation and grievances.
To have stood amid, betwixt disillusionment and
Displeasure before. This plea seek not immunity 
Nor to pile...

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Categories: onomatopoeia
MID JAN 2018 STANDARD CONTEST - DEAF EARS
by Mick Talbot
I walk alone, the stars they guide me.
They read my mind, leaving words.
They scare me, words of privation.
They feel my fear and ensure me,
that their...

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Categories: 6th grade, blessing, blue,
death before the Eve
by jan hansen
Death before the NEW YEAR 

For a week I heard music from his house, it went on day and night, but not loud enough to...

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Categories: spiritual
Fore thee wilting of thee soul
by Matthew Rozon
Thy'est control breathing thus capture must i thee air
It sooths thee as thus melodically time goes on...
Next thus will be sleeping, & thy subconsious will...

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Categories: hurt, pain
Pain is mine
by Smita Singh
You don’t know what I go through

and I don’t want you to know either

The pain is mine and 

The love was mine....

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Categories: analogy, society
Premium MemberA Measurement Of Trees
by Stephen Wilson-Floyd
If trees need any measurement,
Then let it be by metaphor.
A two-man saw can cut one down
And standing there with tacky hands,
You only know how old...

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Categories: childhood, death
Premium MemberPavanne
by Maurice Rigoler
(To the Memory of a Deceased Little Girl,
a true experience)

	I
You would be my age, little girl, if you 
had listened to your father’s voice that...

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Categories: 3rd grade, blue, butterfly,
night frost
by jan hansen
Night frost
  

Last night I wrote a poem in my mind
didn`t write it down on paper as it was like a spring flower
coming from...

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Categories: appreciation, best friend, care,
My Person
by Thaomi Pham
Everyone has a person.
...a person to confide
when they get rejected,
when they can't decide, and
when they heard news.
For better, for worse.
I hope you know.
You are my...

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Categories: anxiety, dream, how i
Silence
by Susan Fox
These words were written for a handicap brother who lived in a group home, basking in the sun, swinging in his hammock  as he...

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Categories: africa
alegrarse
by Adeyemi Joshua
My ears have been whipped of the truth,
And now i feast on it's fruit:
American have bred and developed in technology,
Indian in versatility have cure to...

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Categories: allegory
Reported Speech
by Leslie Philibert
the third of january saw this;

the moon is a stone in the sky
and the night a stencil of light;
the rain an error of clouds
and the...

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Categories: childhood, christmas, class, community
a female santa
by jan hansen
Santa Claus 

 Now that Christmas has become irrelevant but is a commercial success story, 
isn`t it time we have a female Santa. 
The first...

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Categories: love
Together Forever
by Matthew Rozon
You know my every thought
You are my love
My soul hasth lingure on
Yet not know'eth you enough
As i caress your finger tips
And you feel my touch
Its...

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Categories: allusion, anger, anti bullying
Me Too
by jan hansen
Me To!

The corniest
Less sincere slogan
Ever written
By fake Hollywood stars
Who has?
Been doing and will
Be doing
Anything 
To become famous 

...

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Categories: betrayal, life, loneliness
A DISASSOCIATED BOND
by NUPUR ARORA
I talk of the time when I was free, 
When I had a cherishing heart for someone to see.
I encumbered my soul for a marriage...

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Categories: truth
Afternoons on Lake Shore Drive
by Samuel Griffin
I’m bizarre. I’m insane. I’m absurd. I’m cliché.
I assume, you assume, we assume rationale.
You’re bizarre. You're insane. You're absurd. You’re cliché.
I attain, you attain, we...

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Categories: beach, beautiful, best friend,
a ruin
by jan hansen
The Ruin

There is a ruin only a few metres away 
from my back terrace, once it was a ruin that could
be repaired, and I looked...

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Categories: appreciation, change, faith, old
now
by Sally Zaragoza
Now
time is gone
time is now
time for this time for that
Now time is gone
My brighteye hopes and dreams
gone time took them 
Now i'm here
Hopes and dreams...

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Categories: desire, emotions, encouraging, feelings,
Premium MemberA Hurting Heart
by Emile Pinet
Beggars seldom get a choice of their preferred meal
accepting whatever scraps life’s willing to give.
For an empty stomach seeks filling where it can
it is not...

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Categories: natural disasters
The Night Glenfell
by Rose Johnson
The Night Glenfell

         A summer solstice candle breezing midst the twilight air  
   ...

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Categories: nature
Premium MemberBitter Cold
by Sara Kendrick
  Birds

E x h a l e

Condensation  


This is a Brevette not Blank Verse..Brevette was not on the list on my tablet don't...

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Categories: allusion
I made it to Third place
by Edward McCall
Congratulations they said you've made it to third place.
There were only three of us. HUMMM????...

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Categories: 12th grade, mother
Mary
by Sayeed Abubakar
When she was born,
the moon of the sky smiled
but her mother's bright face
turned pale.

She remembered her past
and got frightened
because being a girl was
a matter of...

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Categories: 12th grade, earth
Last Words On Earth
by Sayeed Abubakar
If I leave earth, I wish to leave saying it
to the whole world: ‘I have no sorrow in mind.'
‘No sorrow I have'—writing these words and
wreathing...

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Categories: farewell
Premium MemberLost and Found
by Laura Leiser
He is lost in the midst of an evergreen wood
turned around in a coffin of trees and of mist
while the faint light of day slowly...

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Categories: religious
Moses Prays For His People
by Alfred Berggren
Moses’ Prayer For His People

Lord give pardon to sinners this I ask of  Thee
Do not wipe out this nation from Thy all stern sight
The...

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Categories: 12th grade
this moment is mine
by Anathi Nompondo
Life can be rough 
It can be tough sometimes 
IAm not saying what iam thinking 
But know what iam saying 

Life itself can be hurting...

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Categories: 12th grade, anger, anxiety
she left me for that man, for what he had
by Anathi Nompondo
Why did you slave my heart
Slaved all these years 
At the end you slayed it it
And took away the trust 
 
You snitched my happiness...

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