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Books Poems | Examples of Books Poetry

Books Poems - Examples of all types of books poetry to share and read. This list of books poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of books poetry. This list of works about books is an excellent resource for examples on how to write books poems.

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Youth of today
Youth of today,as I would say Have a lot to say They are boisterous in there own way They don't respect their elders in anyway Mark Twain was a genius in every way He created the two best boys as...Read More
Categories: adventure, age, america, books,
Form: Classicism



The Wall
This wall Urging me to fall Makes me go on my legs And crawl Eventually,I end up in a brawl This is life As I recall...Read More
Categories: books, absence, age, anger, autumn,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Clicking SEND
Encouraged by a teacher I adored, I wrote a little poem at age nine. I don't remember writing any more till that same lady taught me in ninth grade. One day when we...Read More
Categories: books, poetry,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Unresolved
And anyway, Speaking of old books, For whom did the bell toll?...Read More
Categories: books, mystery,
Form: Questionku
A Book
Nothing ever made is like a book. To take the world away. Nor any corners that you turn, are like a well worn page. Travelled is the road most poor must take. Without a voice, without the will, is nothing lost...Read More
Categories: books,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Dying Young
This is the grave of Peter Pan, Not destined to become a man.....Read More
Categories: books, death,
Form: Epitaph
Premium Member words
From mouth to ear across a lifetime lived, traveling strings tying lives together thread on thread. Every one word building lifetimes; bonded mud of bricks to house our broken bags of trailing flesh. We will hold each...Read More
Categories: books, community, deep, education,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member This Hero Will Never Die
Dear Terry Goodkind, You gave so many heroes to me, But I know that in my mind You will be always a hero for me! Your wise novels have opened my eyes And taught me how much I can realize; I’ve...Read More
Categories: books, hero, memory, truth,
Form: Epitaph
Last Night I Made Love With Spiderwoman
Last Night I Made Love With Spiderwoman Clawlike fingers or are they nails painted bird fell on my windowsill calling my name ‘Felicity, Felicity!’ I gelled up with some cookie dough between the thighs crunch curse...Read More
Categories: books, allegory, allusion, angst, beautiful,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 1984 And All That
Cameras pointing everywhere, Big Brother's alive and well out there. Checked with HMS 11/15/20 "Du-O" B. Strand...Read More
Categories: books, film, society,
Form: Crystalline
Kayla Dee
Kayla Dee Sat on my knee Reading her favorite book. A man and a dog Sat on a log Floating away down a brook. She asked me again How does it end? So we jump to that page for a look. The pages between Have...Read More
Categories: 1st grade, animal, books,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Revelation
There once was a child who was very shy, She hid from newcomers under her bed, She was a nervous girl, inclined to cry, She took to heart almost all that was said. At school she was rather a...Read More
Categories: appreciation, books, child, girl,
Form: Rondeau Redouble
I've seen the stars dance
I’ve seen the stars dance And played in the lake. I’ve gone to the beach and studied her waves. And I’ve read one hundred books, And I still want to read one thousand more. I have slept in...Read More
Categories: books, cheer up, dance,
Form: Free verse
PAIRING MINDS
Books Are like Bluetooths Pairing Mind to mind...Read More
Categories: books,
Form: Free verse
This world
The world is my harbour It gives me my utmost power I wish it would help me grow Up into a happy man-power...Read More
Categories: books, age, angst, anxiety, art,
Form: Rhyme

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