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Free verse is a form of poetry describing various styles that are not written using strict meter or rhyme, but there is more to free verse. What is free verse in poetry (complete definition)?

Flying time
Looking at the moonlit sky I wonder how time flies I wonder, why oh, why? Or maybe your sight has fallen to the floor Better refocus or you might trip more But that's not my concern You've always been your...Read More
Categories: appreciation,
Form: Free verse

Your glances were pure Pure like emotions It stuck me hard into you that I couldn't take off..... I wished our breaths lasted longer Longer and sweeter than pomegranates It made our bodies one One for the world filled with hopes...Read More
Categories: art, beautiful, fantasy, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Home 'Then And Now
Home, was where you went at six pm. for supper, for lunch when there was no school, and you were out all morning playing. Where special breakfasts were served on weekends. Where you made your cold cereal breakfasts before going...Read More
Categories: home,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member a Streak of Red
Silvan black Come the grackles Shimmering blue streaks Darting toward the sound Of bird song glee Bullies In Zorro garb Storm the bird feeder Black darts Flung at swaying targets Challenging The squirrels reign. Sparrows Root for the stalking cat To strike Leap high A streak of red Upon the sylvan...Read More
Categories: bird, nature,
Form: Free verse
just saw you in the dark till gleaming in those Storms I wish I did never saw you but still you showed up you made my sorrows burn down into Ashes. but why? you were like the...Read More
Categories: art, beautiful, books, destiny,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member I Am
I am a thought that will always grow filled with purpose known before added to by the life I know. creating questions in my core where internal realms live and breathe as information is absorbed I see what was. and hear what is. shaped...Read More
Categories: introspection,
Form: Free verse
Back At Home
When there is nothing. There is going outside. I go to the store sometimes during those days. To go outside to the car. To go to the car then back inside. The store is treacherous. There is smiling, and music, There is...Read More
Categories: anxiety, depression,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Earth - Air - Water - Fire
Categories: beauty, conflict, earth,
Form: Free verse
The song of a little poet
I wish to be a star And I'll be in the clouds And I'll play with the sun when it's day And the moon when it's night All day and night And I'll smile when I'm with them And...Read More
Categories: 5th grade, day, longing,
Form: Free verse
Night and rain
How I've looked at the rain for hours For it was so enticing to watch The cascading droplets and the fog Made a very good sight I felt that's where I belong A place surrounded by only rain and fog A...Read More
Categories: nature, night, rain, weather,
Form: Free verse
Ginger Shots
Today of all days I am dividing my tears into sections, With each moment, with each tear drop and snuffle I makes The paper tissues will always thread, crumbling signs some mishaps in life...Read More
Categories: addiction, allusion, anxiety, appreciation,
Form: Free verse
A time to rake; to search embers, to pore over resurrected, fire-damaged relics. On an ancient shore driftwood, fagots, and reeds are heaped up onto a pyre of time. After the fire there is a sorting. a probing for talismans and trinkets. Before...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse
Knife Work
Whittling away another hour, thoughts recycled into knife blades, Forgive them, they but whittle you, they shape the figure that sits and carves. The shavings fall, the hour grows thin. and when the work is done, there will be no knife, no...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse
One Walnut at a Time
Black Walnuts roll over a high edge, the tree is too close to a sea cliff. Walnuts dash themselves upon rocks, only one lands on a surfing wave. It has not been bitten, by tunneling insects and so it remains watertight. On...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse
Living Words
Breathe life into them. do what you must do, just don’t take them for granted. Unclothe several words at a time, jealousy is for unfaithful poets. If you envision deeper than any dictionary can, then you are honoring them. How many times have you...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse

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