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Charcoal Poems | Examples of Charcoal Poetry

Charcoal Poems. Below are examples of poems about charcoal. This list of poetry about charcoal is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of charcoal poetry. This list of works about charcoal is a great resource for examples of charcoal poems and show how to write poems about charcoal. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Charcoal Poems

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Premium Member Poem Her Eyes were like Fireflies Joseph May Free verse charcoal, dream, night, star, stars,
tattoo Carissa Marie Free verse charcoal, addiction, art, pain, sensual,
Calm Before The Storm Robertina B. Free verse charcoal, change, environment, sky, universe,
Premium Member Poem September 11th Melissa Tracy Rhyme charcoal, tribute,
Premium Member Poem When You're Five Emile Pinet Sonnet charcoal, 10th grade, age, anxiety,
Premium Member Poem And Justice For None Maurice Yvonne Free verse charcoal, angst,
Premium Member Poem Short But Bitter Maurice Yvonne Free verse charcoal, political,
The Art Museum Bette Bavington Rhyme charcoal, adventure, appreciation, art, beautiful,
Premium Member Poem The Big Blues and Baptismal Alice Leanne Lovejoy-Burton Free verse charcoal, courage, freedom, imagery, journey,
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Premium Member Poem A Blemish Edward Ibeh Acrostic charcoal, fate, memory, relationship,

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PHOTO FUN
by Line Gauthier


Were I given the choice
No matter the season
Heed the call every morn
Beguiling and playful
Come out and discover
Charge up the camera
Tote spare memory card
And head off...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, art, beauty, creation, fun,

Haiku SBI
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
sky is charcoal black
birds return from cloud to nest
I sing life’s rain song

August 8, 2018
Syllable count : 5-7-5
(Checked on howmanysyllables.com)
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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, life, rain, song,

Artha
by Christopher Vincent Aquino
ARTHA

Her tongue is made of sulfur
Mud drowns the fields
Fine sand billows over deserts
Soil sprinkled over graves

Blood and sweat for charcoal
Swallowed tears for potter's clay
Niter, mortar,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, poems, poetry,

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EBONY BUTTERFLY---
by James Edward Lee Sr.
EBONY BUTTERFLY

We all can fly
With powdered colored wings
Different you and I
But we're of the same being
BUTTERFLY
Look at me
At my mastery
See the beauty within

And surrounding, ever...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, analogy, appreciation, black love,

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Dance To Her Tune
by Emile Pinet


I do not see the sun much any more
its diminished light’s...all but gone away.
For charcoal clouds bring Autumn rains that pour
and send all the children...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, 10th grade, 12th grade,

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Ballad of an Unsung Hero
by Silent One
Vivid flashbacks from bloodshed battles
his soul still ravaged by devious dictators,
cries from fallen comrades still echo in his mind,
but he continues to walk upon a...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, analogy, metaphor, political,

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One More Morning
by Sara Kendrick
A cool still morning
Down where songbirds sing
Close to swift creek's flowing
And dove's notes ring

A sun slowly rises
Casting cobalt blue on clouds
Against sky's horizon
A gentle morning...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, devotion, introspection,

Free Fire
by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
A thought came
Dressed as soldier
Telling me;
“Never buy matchbox
Trap shooting stars
To light the a charcoal stove
Forever free fire for you.
No tax, no smoke
Go now.”
...

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Imagism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, fire, satire,

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Last train
by Viv Wigley

She hugged her shoulders in the morning mist,
the sun struggled to pierce the charcoal shroud,
beside her someone turned, his lover kissed,
she left as he dissolved...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, marriage,

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Charcoal Memories
by millard lowe

Black as the night
my sable soul sings songs
of Nubian ancestors
sleeping behind closed eyes
in the depths of the inner sanctum
of the womb of mind—silhouettes of beings
peeking...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, allegory, analogy, beauty, black

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Winter's Pewter Ghost
by Dale Gregory Cozart
Like an eye through a keyhole
the moon's eclipse obfuscates
sun's white incandescence,
turns the solstice to morgue-gray.

As mist rises from a charcoal lake
laced with ice's torn edges
minions...

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Ekphrasis | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, color, imagery, moon, winter,

Flying On The Wings Of Nostalgia
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
FLYING ON THE WINGS OF NOSTALGIA

I know the land where the lemon-trees flower,
the flushing meadows in spring are flooded in color,
the waves of morning mist...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, beauty, longing, memory, mountains,

Summer Cooking
by curtis johnson
We have been roasting in the Sacramento Valley for the past 6 days            ...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, celebration, cool, food, summer,

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40 Degrees West Nor West
by Mick Talbot
sunrise charcoal silhouettes
ember warmth
forty degrees west nor west...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, nature, sun,

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Monday the Moon--A Diary
by Sunlite Wanter
A quarter white and bright against blue charcoal skies,
Not a cloud, cirrus or otherwise to cover you.
Do I see your “man” curling on his back?

The...

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Tristich | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, appreciation, creation,

Flowers Of Bliss
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
FLOWERS OF BLISS


The sky smothers the twilight glow,
unaware, in deep horizon
dark and dense clump of cloud is born.

The streaming storm begins to blow,
in the rage...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, analogy, anger, inspirational, storm,

Sailing For Ages
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
SAILING FOR AGES


An ancient mariner on the sea I am sailing for ages
in the radiant sunshine and when the tempest rages.
On the rolling azure waves...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, analogy, endurance, imagery, sea,

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Imperial City
by Dale Gregory Cozart
The storm erupted
from a charcoal-bruised sky
lashing spindles
of platinum rain
upon an emerald heath
tossed in trenchant wind.

Among the hedgerows and linden
the first spires emerged
like shoots from turned...

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Ekphrasis | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, city, imagery, rain,

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SUMMER RAIN STORM
by JAN ALLISON
Billowing nimbus writhe in charcoal sky,
zephyr winds whisk waves over briny seas.
I watch, observing clouds hastening by
on showery Summer days such as these,
as crystal raindrops...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, sea, storm, summer,

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In 100 Years
by Gershon Wolf
Arid, barren, desolate
skeletons strewn carelessly
  jarring parched landscapes

Tucked away under rocks and boulders
one-celled creatures huddle
  motionless, gasping, wheezing

Noonday sun blisters
methane-enveloped tropics
  the...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, future, holocaust, loss,