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Growth Poems | Examples of Growth Poetry

Growth Poems - Examples of all types of growth 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 growth.
Premium Member STILL-
STILL- Instill, Often shadows, in the dark; Lay dormant like a rock; Instilled, seeing things less the spark; Yet stilled after shock; Instill, When I’m ready I will see; The fledging of the wind; Instilled, Whispering and blowing; Over and over fierce, the...Read More
Categories: analogy, assonance, growth, meaningful,
Form: Light Verse



Lasting impression
Flowers bloom Storms consume The sun does rise Clouds fill the sky Icy waves lick the shore Spoiled child slams their door Smiles cause wrinkles but so do frowns...... Map your face with grace because everything has ...Read More
Categories: confidence, conflict, fate, growth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ghosts
Ghosts of moments from our past linger just beyond reach. Those we once loved, now abandoned in yesterday's thoughts. Silvery memories of that first love now ...Read More
Categories: growth, absence, children, emotions, first
Form: Blank verse
My Journey
In my head is full of long Journeys to a destination Of evolving; to being a free spirited individual free From being anything but perfect. A rose in constant blooming needing self love & care consistently....Read More
Categories: appreciation, feelings, growth,
Form: Bio
Premium Member Battle Field
Be strong in your beliefs and opinions Give and receive them respectfully Discuss , debate, disagree , Devoid of anger and intimidation Be polite ,behave graciously Don’t try and change opinions Or what others believe With intimidation...Read More
Categories: growth, abuse, angst, bullying, conflict,
Form: Rhyme



I Will Always Be Your Friend
I like you. I mean what’s not to like, You are incredible. The way your eyes light up a room Or the way your smile melts me away. How every time you say something intelligent, I wish I could stay...Read More
Categories: growth, crush, desire, emotions, friendship,
Form: Free verse
The Circum Stance of the Heart
As he stood in the doorway Thinking on the cost "I will NOT be controlled" Counted his past life lost She sat huddled in a corner Dark, damp, and cold "If there were a god" Fiddled with...everything...off/odd Down the street, riots erupted With "humans"...Read More
Categories: growth, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Was He a Rebel
~ Was He a Rebel? ~ Was he a rebel a son from hell He left his father's home for a destination unknown Took his childless bride ...Read More
Categories: growth, identity, journey,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Happiness
Happiness is knowing you're becoming even as day fall beyond twilight's ending Happiness is seeing the glass half full, and finding fragments of joy in failure's pull Happiness is wanting growth of spirit for all so that the world will...Read More
Categories: growth, appreciation, blessing, confidence, freedom,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Confine but never define
The walls that confine me Will never define me I'm more than the skin I own The thoughts that dwell in me Will someday heal me Then unite my heart and soul The hatred that grew in me Will never end me I've...Read More
Categories: growth, analogy, change, encouraging, fate,
Form: Rhyme
Life
Wake up in the morning pray to the most high Success come with a bundle of rewards and hurdle One man's trash can be another man's treasure Stand up to your beliefs let nothing shake...Read More
Categories: growth, addiction, courage, discrimination, god,
Form: Free verse
On Becoming
I arrived clothed in sheer veil from whence I came I soon forgot It’s a girl… they cheered! I was surrounded by smiling faces of loved ones waiting to unteach all I already knew. My eyes opened to beauty and my...Read More
Categories: beauty, dream, growth, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member my creed
existence unfolding layer by layer persistence gradually turning into prayer knowledge transforms into salvation producing incantations to avoid stagnation fulfilling that which was religious need understanding the universe becomes my creed ...Read More
Categories: future, god, growth, humanity,
Form: Rhyme
Addiction
We laughed We cried We lived We died Times are good We laugh, as we should Times are blue We cry, lost for what to do Times are plenty We love too many Times are bad We reflect good times we had Feelings are choices to...Read More
Categories: addiction, change, endurance, growth,
Form: Rhyme
MY BOOK
MY BOOk My book, Number of pages unknown. Dare not to fathom, Or else, will be a fool, Continue to write. Next lines, the silly and simple, The Innocent and cheerful. Tirelessly bustle, sun at times and playful rhymes. Eyes in heart, the...Read More
Categories: death, destiny, growth, humanity,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Growth Poems

Definition | What is Growth in Poetry?