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

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List of Essential Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Mario William Vitale Latest Writings Mario Vitale Free verse essential, art,
Premium Member Poem THE MASTER KEY OF LIVING Brian Strand Verse essential, art, life,
BEAMS OF DREAMS Lemayian Leksat Free verse essential, africa, betrayal, conflict, corruption,
Premium Member Poem Magical Faerie Water Fall Caren Krutsinger Free verse essential, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,
THE GREATEST GENERATION John Arribas Free verse essential, america, courage, freedom, patriotic,
Running out of the essential David Smith Epitaph essential, bereavement, environment, fantasy, freedom,
I Asked Myself A Rhetorical Question matthew harris Narrative essential, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Premium Member Poem Red Musk Fragrance Paul Callus Enclosed Rhyme essential, night, sensual,
Stephanie Dodds matthew harris Elegy essential, 7th grade, 8th grade,
Premium Member Poem Influenza scary milestone Roy Pett Rhyme essential, fear, future, horror,

Blessings Beyond Histrionics of Dope and Horoscope
by john sensele
Be a blessing to everyone
Inflict neither malice nor poisoned chalice on anyone
If you can heal and feel positive for someone 

If you should quit the...

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

Don Ask Me Bout Exacerbation Of Trumpeted FAKE News
by matthew harris
Don Ask Me 'Bout Exacerbation Of Trumpeted "FAKE" News

The prez best get sent packing
     to Lake woebegone
forced to coexist amidst University
...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, 12th grade, america, corruption,

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The Alphabet
by Maurice Rigoler

The alphabet’s essential
to anyone who likes to write,
but whoever named our letters
may not have got it right.

Take the letter U.
In ancient Roman script
U was written...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, word play,

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Hurricanes Up Close And Personal
by Curtis Moorman
Hurricanes Up Close And Personal

As of this writing, Florence is intensifying and threatening the shores of the Carolinas.  She is dangerous, even in her...

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Carpe Diem | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, nature, rain, weather,

Gain Perennial Wealth
by john sensele
Catch the latch under the thatch
Roof within the hut
In your village where you snatch
Every chance to balance the gut
 
That propels your vision
To embrace the...

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

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Indigenous Green Teaching
by Gerald Dillenbeck
Teaching is too often modeled
as essential for colonizing WinWin (BothLeft/AndRight)
RightBrain prominent wildly naive minds.

Preaching is too often re-enacted
as necessary for domesticating students and sinners to...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, education, green, health, integrity,

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Essential Essence
by Brenda Chiri
Broken but not into pieces
Hurt but yet still unscathed
Beats but without drums
Has rhythm yet can't dance
Races but doesn't run
Skips yet doesn't play
Attacked and doesn't fight
Lifes...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, dance, heart, life, lost,

True FAKE Story Of A Vita Man Junky
by matthew harris
True "FAKE" Story Of A Vita Man Junky
(any resemblance between this poem,
and living persons...iz purely coincidental.)

Ruthlessly abuzz in my mind
     loosed...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, 12th grade, 9th grade,

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The Tangled Flower Garden
by Dennis Spilchuk
The Tangled Flower Garden

The garden so meticulously planted, 
Enriched with mulch carefully proportioned;
Pleasure’s the eye with color and assortment,
Resorts to chaos when left unattended.
Nature abhors...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, art, flower, nature, summer,

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What Do I Owe You
by Brian Johnston
What Do I Owe You?

What do I owe you, my lover, my friend?
If not truth, perhaps clarity, now life's near end,
Well, I'm trying my best...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, love,

We Pledge Ever Fairer Matrimonial Bargains
by john sensele
Achievements not mine
Grace to my rescue
To ensure fortitude doesn’t decline
But continues in every circumstance to give Christine and I the clue

To promote humility first and...

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

MY-BEST-FRIEND-IS 1
by WALE ABIDOYE
Fellowship in good deeds   
Relentless helper              
Immutable life adviser ...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, anniversary,

Don't Demean Meaning
by john sensele
In my life, narrow margins matter
Opening my eyes wide
To better perspectives which don’t flatter
Dispensable pride riding on the tide 

Where populism portrays norms
To which I...

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

You Should Have Married Me
by Mark Frank
“If you’re too afraid to risk open doors and new opportunities, don’t be surprised if you find yourself unsatisfied and unhappy.”

You should have married me
I...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, love,

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Twenty Years Younger
by Brian Johnston
So twenty years younger? Would that do the trick?
Were you friends with more people then? Rarely get sick?
Were your friends better quality, easily found,
Or did...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, journey, life,

The hard way
by Christopher Flaherty
Nepotism 
Because my parents are famous
Does that mean that I have made it

And if you come from old money
2nd generation 
Spoon fed Honey 

And have...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, blessing,

Intimations Of My Late Mother As A Bachelorette
by matthew harris
Attempt to shine
     flickering figurative klieg light
with the help of hyperbole
     on poverty wrought
debutante material, this predicated
...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Essential Knowledge
by Bernard F. Asuncion
K-eep
E-ssential
K-nowledge
I-n

D-oing
A-nything
R-ight
U-sing
W-isdom 
A-nd
L-essons
L-earned
A-mazingly

Topic: Poet (Keki Daruwalla) 
Form: Vertical Monocrostic...

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Acrostic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, poets,

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Trump Lacks Proper Credentials
by James Horn
Trump Lacks Proper Credentials

Trump always lacks proper credentials,
That will have an exceptional potential;
Cannot be found;
Never around;
For his job  determined to be essential.

Jim Horn
...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, allegory, analogy,

You Have The Knowledge
by The Brooklyn Six Project
You have the knowledge 
Utilize it wisely 
Have strength and courage 
To carry on accordingly 
It is all in the mind
What an essential tool 
Continue...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: essential, courage, encouraging, inspiration, inspirational,