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Desire Poems | Examples of Desire Poetry

Desire Poems - Examples of all types of desire poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for desire.
Premium Member Drifting into the Man Cave
tired of his violent program turns off, un-reclines, stands up scent of perfume drifts down stairs turns on love station ...Read More
Categories: desire,
Form: Dodoitsu

'If there was just one thing I could change'
"If there was just one thing I could change." If I could change just one thing, It would be the way I see, I'd change my perspective, And find a better me. I'd change my attitude, And learn to let things...Read More
Categories: art, beautiful, desire, dream,
Form: Free verse
Gianna's Image
Oh, Gianna stella piu' splendente del mattino, di questo immenso e misterioso sogno, fatti rapire da suo fascino malizioso; assaggia la sua magia, tutto e' cosi' sereno! Oh, Gianna shiniest star of all stars, of this endless and mysterious dream: don't...Read More
Categories: conflict, desire, fear, feelings,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member STIR
“Curiosity is also my worst vice, and once stirred one not to be denied.” Anthony Ryan My love contains lavender and elements of surprise Like a warm wet whimsical wave Lose yourself in my chocolate eyes Find...Read More
Categories: cute love, desire, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Barnicle On My Bum Part 2
I could never really understand Why some women Won’t give me the time of day And seem to look the other way Or I feel like I’m being hunted And I’m their prey I just don't get it. I get so confused You...Read More
Categories: confusion, desire, fantasy, funny
Form: Free verse

Tomorrow, I Promise
Waiting; waiting; waiting… in the dark of night. Cotton in my pocket, soon I’ll be alright. Twisting in my fingers, I don’t know what to do, I think I best buy double, or else I dream of two. Nervous disposition; a familial despair, tomorrow will...Read More
Categories: desire, drug, family, forgiveness,
Form: I do not know?
A Stranger in Foreign Lands
I live among my very kind, equal in blood, but with a different mind. I always feel, I am alone, a tiny pebble in a pile of stone. Silent complaints and barren demands, I am...Read More
Categories: confusion, courage, desire, hurt,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member You Won't Regret It
Create these demons Let these ghosts haunt you Live by fear You are no where near your potential Life is about challenges But you have a choice not to let it defeat you Everything has a reason a part in your...Read More
Categories: courage, desire, growth, strength,
Form: Free verse
To write good poetry is such fun, you begin with a rare episode in your life, or other's; Depth is emotion's code. To write good poetry build on experience. It requres expression, good imagination, poet's destination. To write good poetry ne'er lose heart things go wrong, you...Read More
Categories: art, desire, emotions, growth,
Form: Monchielle Stanza
Into my future, If I get a sudden chance to peep I'd choose my ninety-fourth birthday hoping am still alive My mother left us at that ripe age while still in good health not live long, but I'd...Read More
Categories: age, desire, dream, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Tired Rambling
If I throw her off a building, Will it make her go away? If I fix the cracking gilding, Will it make him want to stay? If we tear up the canvas, Will they stop staring at me? If I destroy...Read More
Categories: depression, desire, emo, emotions,
Form: Rhyme
A Taste of Sweet Temptation
Red is the flavor of passion and desire The taste of a kiss that sets your soul on fire Red is the spice that tingles your tongue Heat that warms you when the night is young Red is the...Read More
Categories: desire, fire, lust, passion,
Form: Rhyme
A PATCHWORK CASTLE a story of the wax factor
A PATCHWORK CASTLE – a story of the wax factor They told me we would walk the stars, If I took a piece of you, and a piece of me, And a piece of him here, and a...Read More
Categories: care, desire, devotion, forgiveness,
Form: Rhyme
Deep Relief
The last bus has left It hurts, all you give is shush A deep relief heft....Read More
Categories: desire, feelings, motivation, strength,
Form: Haiku
Love and Lust
I have never given love much thought, it was the pleasure, that I always sought. Moments I spent, in entwining arms, attractive odour, and cunning charms. Tempting warm lips, and sweet kisses, long soft moans,...Read More
Categories: desire, emotions, feelings, longing,
Form: Rhyme

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Definition | What is Desire in Poetry?