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Free Verse Poems | Examples of Free Verse Poetry

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Premium Member Poem NO DOTS CONNECTED Vicki Acquah Free verse confusion, political,
If You Read This Poem Billy Jones Free verse art, love, poetry,
Premium Member Poem CIRCLES Carole Duet Free verse space,
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60 Minute Rhyme TS Lewis Free verse confidence, passion,
Premium Member Poem emptying the treat bag Anthony Slausen Free verse friend,
Liquid Love Julia Ford Free verse crush, deep, dream, drink,
Lifelong Hermitage Denizen Enjoys Spiritual Freedom matthew harris Free verse adventure, allegory, environment, fantasy,
Rhapsody DM Babbit Free verse friendship love,
Premium Member Poem CELEBRATING LIFE'S SAGA nette onclaud Free verse devotion, family, together,
Premium Member Poem CONSTIPATED CONCENTRATED DREAMS James Edward Lee Sr. Free verse absence, analogy, word play,

Movement Eight, a poet's anxiety
by Chante Reeves
one word can capture them
it captivated them
expectations collapsed

all is well when all is written

we thrived, in the midst of her anxieties, her pride.



(  ...

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A Poet's Anxiety, 7
by Chante Reeves
A poet's anxiety is all-encompassing.
although she is trembling
pray that she'll still be
be the poet
that we need
she is clever
she watch her
and wait
to explain, 
to explore, 
and...

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A Poet's Anxiety, Part 6
by Chante Reeves
(6)

Sunrise.
Although this belongs to none of us, as the poet she rises to the occasion..
...

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A Poet's Anxiety, Part 5
by Chante Reeves
(5)


will she
trade her mental shackles
(said another way, her distorted mind)
for their enlightenment?


of course. 

we are depressed but depending on tomorrow's sun...

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A Poet's Anxiety, Part 4
by Chante Reeves
(4)

A poet's anxiety is freedom
but only if the reader is freed.
...

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A Poet's Anxiety, Part 3
by Chante Reeves
a poet's anxiety
is hope

that reader will see
life's luxury through her deepest pains




this is her hope

...

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A Poet's Anxiety, the 2nd movement
by Chante Reeves
(2)


stitching open wounds with just pebbles of salt
tears hit the piece of crumbled paper

that she plans to re-write on......

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A Poet's Anxiety, in 8 movements
by Chante Reeves
(1)

standing
she's
all of a sudden

this series - she called it

A Poet's Anxiety...

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Sorry, I Only Caught The End of Our Conversation
by Keely Breen
Fist clenched,
fingernails dig their curves into my skin.
Heavy footprints grow silent.
I unravel my fist slowly;
like an armadillo when it knows it’s safe, 
extending my fingers...

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Should Poems Be Understood
by Iwould Prefernotto
Should poems be understood,
as a hole examined in earth
with it's properties counted
or measured in girth
to a pure universal,
(an acceptable sum)
of that common experience
fogotten in none......

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Fly Baby Fly
by Caren Krutsinger
Fly baby, fly fast. Fly hard today.
Your mama’s making pancakes,
And your tormenter’s away.
The animals are loose, and the kitchen is afire.

Take your chance, fly, baby,...

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The Mighty Mighty Cheese Festival
by Caren Krutsinger
What are they doing? I cautiously asked.
The magnificent mighty-mighty-cheesiest-cheese dance, she whispered, and do not get too close.  
Frenzied children were throwing each other...

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Casualty Attack: The Fantasy of Death and the Desire of Guilt
by Iwould Prefernotto
---Casualty Attack---

Like old memories
legs giving out
having grown tired in waiting
slouch through the 
cheese cloth of mind and
sour perception in guilt.

Guilt is the culture of the...

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Through the storm
by Mario Walker
It's raininy, it's windy, and the power have gone out.
The storm is going, but it won't last.

The storm is there to clean up the trash...

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Where were you last night
by CHRISTOPHER QUIGLEY
The question i need unanswered
My hopes and dreams obliterated
by lies that are born from truth
Reliving every moment of our time
in the pause before your answer
and...

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A Storm is Brewing
by Heidi Sands

As a cold night slips away
And the new day begins,
Gray clouds move in
With a stillness in the air
 -  A storm is brewing -
It...

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Fossil
by Subimal Sinha-Roy

Fossil
the lithified archive of archaic organic entities
the engraved vestiges of geologic deluge obscure
the petrified signature of fragile existence lost
the lineage weaved by the strands of...

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Did I Laugh a Little too Loud
by Martin Braun
Did I laugh a little too loud?
	Did I show my love a little too much?
Was I a little too sensitive?
	Or, did I come across a...

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Dear Robin
by Martin Braun
Dear Robin, please leave
This is a tree of despair.
Do not seek to create a family there.
Its branches are that of sorrow adorned with leaves of...

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Naming the nothing
by CHRISTOPHER QUIGLEY
Envious of the faith you hold
because i have never felt its touch
Bored of the boredom
Being in reality
living in the unreality
The new born utterances explaining and...

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