Classicism Poems | Definition and Examples of Classicism Poetry

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Classicism is a type of poem that upholds the ideals, tenets, and principles that originally defined Roman and Greek literature, architecture and art. Through the poetic form, an ancient Greco-Roman philosophy is expressed. Classicisms emerged during that source period -- ancient Greece and Rome -- and had their first significant revival through work from Charlemagne's court, produced...Read More

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Categories: deep, meaningful, nature
A song in the wind
by Empr3ss Newton
To most it seems silent, while others barely hear what's heard. Others may hear a whisper, but many never hear even a word. Sometimes faint...

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Categories: desire, love
A Moment Not of Mind
by Melanie Cox
Encircled by shadows 
Drowning 
in ashes of a past 
Left gasping 

Grasping 
Hope 

Per chance to resurrect dreams 

A moment 

To envision 
The incision 
Which...

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Categories: creation, deep, love
Premium MemberSPECIES
by Vicki Acquah
Species

I was born here; here on earth
to a species, in a sack of water, I was born here.
On earth, connected to all the water on...

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Categories: christian, religion
The Truth
by Nigel Fox
TheTruth

Quiet
Quiet
You will now please be quiet !
a silence if you please !
no murmur from the cheap seats
You religious types at the back!
Keep your hands in...

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Categories: love
Unconditional
by David Chege
You never said you were perfect,
but you always were to me.
Loving you was always worth it,
cause You see so much in me.

And when I'm down,
you're...

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Categories: conflict, war
Premium MemberChristmas in Bosnia-Herzagovina 1995
by Vee Bdosa
         CHRISTMAS IN BOSNIA-HERZAGOVINA 1994
Another Christmas brought them to more winter night
they' ve made themselves, forgetting what...

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Categories: how i feel
End of Life
by Jonna Pretto
It comes a time In that brief moment to make a decision. Through our tears, we have fears to have that right to die it’s...

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Categories: art, poetry
The Saddest Lines At Night I Write
by James McLain
The saddest line's I write at night,
where are all the stars not seen tonight?
The woe full whiperwill won't sing it's song
it sings each night.

The bush...

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Categories: addiction, betrayal, dark
DARK LOVE
by SHERRY BECK
That thing
Which flaps it wings
Gliding over your vulnerable heart
You mistake as butterflies
 
The black hawk
Is revealed
In the midst of the kill
Unveiling its evil masked lies
...

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Categories: winter
My Winter
by Melanie Cox
In rushes winter
At a furious pace
Upon arrival
Time slows
Descending from grace

Shrouding blue skies
In blankets of grey
Dark extends
Cold creeps  
Shall not go away

Icy fingers burrow
Excavating my...

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Categories: change, dedication, motivation, success
THE LAW OF SUCCESS
by reagan musore
The greatest sin is Gossip
The greatest fear is sin
The greatest mistake is to give up
The most satisfying experience is during your duty
The best action is...

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Categories: abuse, allegory, destiny, evil,
POLYGAMY
by olorunleke olorode
Not in my life will your head be raise
The Hitler beneath the tiles of Adam that roared it
All that goes around that its taste wants
With...

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Categories: art, poetry
The After Life
by James McLain
The after life while living alive is filled with the essence
Of you,
Burning hot I have lived and in death I have walked the sun.
Leaving life...

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Categories: boyfriend, community, evil, friend,
FRIEND REQUESY
by olorunleke olorode
See her as she walks through the tower.
her beauty is so fascinating that none can comprehend.
as simple as she is, her venom is less than...

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Categories: beauty, desire, destiny, girlfriend,
RAINBOW
by olorunleke olorode
Blazing cluster of love lingered through my pulse,
after my eyes behold the rainbow that invades my kingdom. 
in an unhindered moisture it pledges to stick...

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Categories: career, confidence, courage, growth,
Mountain Climbin'
by Stewart Watkins
Out there, seemingly everywhere awaits mountains upon mountains to be conquered
Some of us choose to plunge ahead while many others are deterred

What is this fear...

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Categories: abuse, africa, art
Nature Of Man
by john chizoba vincent

Man is dust and clay;
So,  why carry yourself like a god? 
Man today, dust tomorrow,
Why gather all wealth greedily? 

Man is dust and clay;...

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Categories: absence, africa, allegory, america,
A BROKEN HEART
by prince ikpesu

From a distance I leap,
But no, I can't find you.
The sun is rising.
The glimpse echoes in the deep of the far east.
The beautiful days and...

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Categories: anxiety
Alone In The City Of Rome
by Arya Mandal
Alone In The
City Of Rome

Sometimes I feel unlikely alone,
To visit the city of ancient Rome.
Not because I hate the city,
But it makes me feels a...

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Categories: child abuse, evil, political
NIGERIA YOU FAIL US
by ANIEMEKA NATHANIEL
Our leader failed to deliver
Loss guide in their night watch.

Share the national cakes within their friends
Lock the poor outside the city to eat the dungs...

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Categories: love
LADY UNDER THE MANGO TREE
by ANIEMEKA NATHANIEL
I saw I lady by the mango tree reading and smiling
Book title Remeo and Juliet.
You must believe in this friction titantic and remeo things I...

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Categories: death, death of a
ASABA MASACRE NIGERIA CIVIL WAR
by ANIEMEKA NATHANIEL
The beautiful heart of Asaba collapsed 
 Before the night watch,
Men dig their grave, buried alive
Carcass scatter the ground to be fed  by vultures
The...

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Categories: absence, love
Premium MemberNightgarden
by July Morning
The midnight hour nears
as I await thee.
This chattel, filled with treasur'd things,
beckons thee, my love.
Crescent moon o'er head
lined with silvery cloud illuminates
the nightsky, dimly.

Our safe...

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Categories: africa, age, beautiful, courage
AFRICA ON THEN
by Mubarak Adeola
In the days of agony,
The axe was stronger than the gun,
At that era, men worked with the axe than any other tool,
Days when liturgy was...

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Categories: baptism, bible, feelings, first
DEAR LORD
by ANIEMEKA NATHANIEL
DEAR LORD
I love to please thee, dear lord.
              But two worlds in...

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Categories: feelings, freedom
THERE WAS ONCE A NATION
by ANIEMEKA NATHANIEL
There once a nation

Dreams of our fathers past,
They fought and are gone,
Dream of better homeland.
There tears mixed with blood,
They watch their brother die,
Hunger design their...

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Categories: bible, body, death, fairy,
'Quintessence'
by jamie brolin
“Quintessence”
By
Jamie Brolin

The After-life cannot be defined,
Along the lines of Human experience,
Save what feelings it has brought to mind;
For the Christian God transcends physical existence!

I imagine...

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Categories: africa, beautiful, beauty, best
DEAR MOTHER
by ANIEMEKA NATHANIEL
Dear mother
 The protector of the universe,
Compassion of our home,
Counselor of the kingdom,
Queen of the earth,
Mother of the universe.

You are never tired of us,
You never...

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Categories: culture, fate, hope, life,
Blindsight
by Samuel Byrd
Speeding through life
never enough time
Searching for happiness
destination cloud nine
Nice house, new car
nice clothes, new jewelry
Season tickets, club seats
all bought with stained money
 
The fast life carries...

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Categories: art, poetry
The Wall
by James McLain
O my heart! How through it's walls you grasp
Love could stay or love pass.
Your face, my eyes I gasp, the paint
The pain that love I...

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Categories: bangla, beach, best friend,
Sailor
by Rocell Grace Aranas
I thought you're just a part of a dream
That could be merely seen
With the appearance that was dim
Just brought my heart with a sorrow that...

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Categories: beauty, girl, inspirational, woman
Beauty and brain
by Emmanuel Ebimoh
She’s a pillar in a diamond shell;
made with perfection like a gracious well. 
Her body sings the melody of grace,
elegant in appearance; tempting to praise.

She’s...

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Categories: allusion, arabic, bereavement, betrayal,
Premium MemberAbraham's Dream
by Rick Folker
Ibrahim’s Broken Dream
by 
Rick Folker

His withered hand sifts through the sand,

“My descendants, Isaac-Ishmael are like
stars that have fallen, sand scattering into a
nameless lake ...
Something causes...

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Categories: africa
Africans Change Thy Thought
by Junaid Abdul Wakeel
Africans Change Thy Thought

African men change thy thought
I am a woman I agreed
I'm a wife not a slave
I'm thy mother do thee know?
I'm thy half...

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Categories: dark, horror, lust, ,
Premium MemberONE NIGHT OF LIGEIA
by Vee Bdosa
    ONE NIGHT OF LIGEIA
Half from anxiety, half terror born,
I see her rising breasts, from pages torn
Out from a dream played out...

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