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Diverting Poems | Examples of Diverting Poetry

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

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List of Diverting Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Entertaining Consciousness Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse diverting, community, conflict, confusion, environment,
Kigali, in I am Mwalimu LAKHPIN Dramatic Monologue diverting, africa, analogy, character, city,
fomo gate low Rhyme diverting, addiction, allah, analogy, animal,
Premium Member Poem Ethereal Sheer Terror Prose Poetry diverting, appreciation, beauty, creation, imagery,
Premium Member Poem The Raven, Sequel - Part 1 Titus LLewellyn Rhyme diverting, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,
News That's Gone Astray Trevor McLeod Quatrain diverting, abuse, analogy, character, corruption,
DEAR LORD ANIEMEKA NATHANIEL Classicism diverting, baptism, bible, feelings, first
Premium Member Poem A rendezvous drive Lewis Raynes Quatrain diverting, car, sexy,
Trees of Vangaugh Binoy Raveendran Free verse diverting, absence,
Togetherness - An Octave -Triolet Alfred Berggren Triolet diverting, family,

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Seashores Resilient
by John Anderson
Seashores of sand, stones and rocky outcrops
    weather willing welts by tide, wind and waves.
Sandy shores erode away, build back up
 ...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, sea,

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Naked RedMeat Emperors
by Gerald Dillenbeck
RE: Continuing RedMeat Only,
much less any Green Leafy Salads

Abraham Lincoln thought it politically unhealthy,
and probably economically unwise,
to disinvest his Cabinet,
much less his entire Constitutionally incorporated...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, anti bullying, body, emotions,

Sonnet: Crux Of The Art- Poetry
by Laxman Rao
The poet in me takes for a ride, through 
eccentric magnetic moods of magic 
No matter, whatever phase his life threw; 
he gives his reasoning...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, motivation, passion, philosophy, poems,

dramatic cliff effort
by Taoi Chanan
Largely undiscovered radiant jewels were rock climbing up very sheer cliffs. Waves laughed beneath them and slammed into the stone in an attempt to make...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, bible,

Destiny
by Lekau Mamabolo
Destiny is everyone's curse
Diverting every creature to verge of hope
Enveloping every desire,
Without sign of tomorrow's truth

Destiny is a curse
Riding along the sun and the stars,
With...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, destiny, philosophy, spiritual,

Punctuation
by Robert Ludden
It was just a few millennia ago
we stepped past the fire in front of the cave
and set upon the building of a tongue--
noun to verb...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, allusion,

Real Bliss
by Deepak Chalise
Real bliss

A kiss in the chick of a toddler
Bliss of heaven cannot compete brother
Newly born babies are complaining
Why upsurge in village and towns?

Why people barring...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, absence, city, community, conflict,

Mediocre
by Anna Hopper
Often times I can't remember
What I mastered long ago
Relentless as a timber
Wiped out by wind's blow

I try so hard to recollect
My most favorite, finest skill
To...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, confusion,

Dependence and independence
by Anthony Ngabwe
Dependence and independence
(Humanity verses individualism)
The independence from dependence is the soul core of human affliction  
The disconnection of the soul, mind and body is...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, africa, desire, destiny, inspirational,

Counting Footprints
by Noemi Alcantara
Counting Footprints

Counting footprints on the sand 
The next thing I know I don’t know how to act
 You’re there watching me 
I just shrug, diverting...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, beach, boyfriend, care, love,

DIVERSION
by Kim van Breda
DIVERSION

distraction abides
digression paints winds of change
departure conveys impending schedules
disclaimer as others watch their flowers grow
diverting fear from life’s ebb and flow
deterrents will come and go
disputing...

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Rictameter | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, change,

Lonely Streets
by Rhonda Johnson-Saunders

City streets spew fire on sunburnt July day.
Dabbing sweat from brow, I meld into paved sea. 
Mick cries out "Angie" from quaint corner café;
slowing steps,...

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Rispetto | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, city, lonely,

A Time Honoured Stretch of a River
by Lindsay Laurie
There’s a time-honoured stretch of a river
that’s a cog in the natural wheel
flowing longer than mans’…
time upon earth
and home for the blackfish and eel.

They say...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, nature, river,

Billycan Creek
by Lindsay Laurie
When I get tired of the concrete and tar
there’s a place I can go, and not travel far,
that hasn’t been touched by progress at all;
nature...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, nature,

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Crowning Glory: co-write with Carolyn
by Paul Callus
As the rooster crows:   

A look in the pool mirrored  a perfect mop
At times of frizzy hair or defiant shaggy tresses
Ohhh the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, hair,

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Crowning Glory--Co-write with Paul
by Carolyn Devonshire
As the rooster crows:
 
A look in the pool mirrored a perfect mop
At times of frizzy hair or defiant shaggy tresses
Ohhh the satisfaction at the...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, hair, humor,

Suffering Beauty
by Jamie Spence
Tattooed scar of colourful ink
No patience for your fade 
Diverting the truth of what they think
Diverting all your aid

When you first hid behind the mask
You...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, abuse, addiction, appreciation, beautiful,

The Horror of Ebola Virus Disease
by Elton Camp
By Elton Camp

She was weak from vomiting and diarrhea
Blood ran from her gums onto her teeth

Her husband and sons had died horribly
Only she and daughter...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, africa,

We, The Moon Watchers
by Kyle Costa
They used to call us moon watchers,
our eyes of guardian drones
gazing the random access points
of a diverting canvas of sleeping dreams.

My father’s old telescope shows...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, moon,

Quiet, Vibrant
by Kyle Costa
I can’t help but hide from this envious moon, 
clinging to the sky like ivory on oak. 
Intertwined fibers of its circumference gleaming, 
outside, nostalgic...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: diverting, absence, night,