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Burning Poems - Poems about Burning

Burning Poems - Examples of all types of poems about burning to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for burning.
Premium Member Forgotten Field of Forever
...Dear eloquent weaver of woes and throes, When the last pewter petal of weary winter falls as piercing prose, placing star-kissed tulips between our poignant poems, rewritten with effervescent......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, angst, devotion, emotions,
Form: Free verse



A Pale Image of A New Life
...Teresa of Ávila Dreamt the passion of God. A physical fire Burned an image of his power. An image I envisioned was one so dull Full of pain A nightmare stabbing my mind's eye. A frail ......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, angst, anxiety, longing, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Yesterday
...By Poet  "I do not know where the time goes. It just goes running away." Yesterday when Everyone was kind Smiles were on all The faces both young and old Everyone had a hop in their step Read......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, books, day, happy, joy,
Form: Acrostic
Such is Life
...I saw you sitting there acting as if you don’t care, I saw you sitting there staring at them with strange eyes, and rehearsing a strange thought in your head wishing that the table would turn, and ev......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, beach, birth, break up,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Twelve Bells at Midnight
...In the vortex of a maelstrom, I was rudely thrown drowning in turbulent waters for an error I bemoan, a blunder of loving someone who chose to whittle away at my heart until it became ......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, angst, relationship,
Form: Rhyme



The Senses
...Dust falling on your nose. The smooth, redness of a rose. A ponytail gripping your wrist. The frustration of necklaces in a twist. Some senses are calm, others burning. A raindrop falls and I fi......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, senses,
Form: Rhyme
Dead End Street
...Down at the end of dead end street, Cold, down and feeling beat, Trying to make sense of it all, Sun rises burning red, Visions spinning in my head, Now every dead end street leads to me. Blo......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, car, deep, imagination, lonely,
Form: Rhyme
The Heart
...A forge within the ribcage tight, The heart, a furnace, burning bright. It fans the flames of fierce desire, A flicker's spark, a soul on fire. Love's embers glow, a gentle heat, That warms th......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, heart,
Form: Personification
A Dance of Truth and Silence
...Truth, a blazing sun, burns bright and clear, Its scorching rays both banish and ensnare. It can ignite a fire, chase shadows out, But fear may flicker in the light's sharp shout. Silence, a sh......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, silence, truth,
Form: Ballad
I did not know how to love you
...I did not know how to love you, I burned in silence, a flame wandering In the forgotten valley, where time stands still, Your eyes - lighthouses in the night, beads sparkling In the ash that rema......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Poetry is a drug, mixed in the alchemy of the night
...Poetry is a drug, mixed in the alchemy of the night, An elixir of never-ending dreams, the bitter drink of wandering souls, Poured into the empty goblets of thirsty minds, And it flows, softly, th......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member That Was Then, This Is Now
... I love hearing stories, stories from my grandparents. They love to tell stories, stories from many years ago. Grandma tells about bread, when bl......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, blue, child, food, grandparents,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Empty Inside
...You fill me with passion flames burning high but my heart is in ashes I'm empty inside Desiring you is a need I cannot control wanting your love I sell my soul You coax me and hold me pretendin......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, sad love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member When Life Begins
... There is the presence of grace, the presence of faith, the presence of God, In the flowers, the rain, the beauty, the pain, all over the night… Where light doesn’t fade, because......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, appreciation, blessing, christian, faith,
Form: Free verse
Boiling Pot Of Anger
...You don't need to swear and cuss Making such a big loud fuss Calm down, take a breath You are scaring me to death I know your angers coming through Because of what he did to you You are mad and......Read the rest...
Categories: burning, anger, conflict, emotions, love
Form: Rhyme

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