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Humankind Poems - Poems about Humankind

Humankind Poems - Examples of all types of poems about humankind to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for humankind.
Premium Member If it wasn't for poetry
...If it wasn't for poetry How would we, secret agents, Communicate without blundering By not letting our thoughts turn into Revelations which might cause mass panic? If it wasn't for poetry How......Read More
Categories: humankind, planet, poems, poetry, poets,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Fantastic Four
... Cosmic rays catalyzed their mission Mister Fantastic, Reed, led the group He could stretch like atomic fission. He bent and flexed to assist the troupe. Before, girlfriend, later fianc......Read More
Categories: humankind, family, fantasy, fire, hero,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Something Important
... Hurtful words followed by deriding deeds. There is no escape, there is not an out. How to handle the necessary needs? I fear for our sanity, I have doubt. Moods swinging from serene to confus......Read More
Categories: humankind, blessing, conflict, confusion, depression,
Form: Terzanelle
... Every now and then out of nowhere you come across you discover…you find…a story that makes you believe again… that there is hope for humankind: A woman…addicted to drugs with a husband who bea......Read More
Categories: humankind, fate,
Form: Rhyme
Thoughtful awareness
...Being thoughtful is being aware, Recognizing the world beyond our stare. It's understanding, with empathy and care, That what we see might not always be fair. Being aware is being in sight, Percei......Read More
Categories: humankind, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Ode To Birdy
...Thanking goes far among our humankind, Stops short however on the darker side - Whole wild universe Bears poor poultry’s curse - Touching thanks to turkey, roasted or fried. ......Read More
Categories: humankind, humorous, thanksgiving,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member International Funeral
...God in the gloaming, splits the violet horizon with lightning. An assembly of angels of every nation and tongue, they're lifting coffins of great numbers of war dead- both military and civilian......Read More
Categories: humankind, 7th grade, 8th grade,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member The Man On Chapman Road, Max B Max Burchett As I was driving the usual way, Out Chapman Road to start the day, I saw him standing there. I stopped and had to stare. I was shocked to see The face of som......Read More
Categories: humankind, dark, dream, fear, horror,
Form: Lyric
...Amidst the chaos, faith takes flight, A beacon in the darkest night. Beyond what eyes and minds can see, It's trust in what will always be. Not just in gods or fate we find, But in the depths ......Read More
Categories: humankind, 8th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Warfare
...Warfare, what is fair about war? People are suffering everywhere. Death, Destruction, Dignity lost. Horrendous acts without counting the cost, Of the irreparable damage caused by war What is war......Read More
Categories: humankind, 10th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Aussterben
... As innocence receives the mark of man a silent stench unveiled the evil tide. The rails of death revealed his master plan of liquidation, hidden deep inside. This grand design to automate d......Read More
Categories: humankind, war, world war ii,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Imagine
..."Imagine your friends getting closer to your imagination," by Poet Dawning ... thinking sleepers, entries processing norm, advent instants absorbed purpose, visions. Drawing .........Read More
Categories: humankind, destiny, dream, extended metaphor,
Form: Cinquain
Premium Member A Sonnet For Compassion
...What words did you use to make someone smile? Did you reach out to change a stranger’s day? The smallest gesture makes it all worthwhile, an act of kindness soothes tired tears away.  C......Read More
Categories: humankind, community, humanity, judgement,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Mermaid Ii
...Other Worlds Sounding He had been resting there on Mermaid Point for some time Would she come, this time, his new friend? Sometimes she appeared... almost eager Suddenly emerging from the wa......Read More
Categories: humankind, adventure, dream, fantasy, friendship
Form: Free verse
Be Careful What You Wish For
...Stealing fire from the gods Prometheus would yearn And pass it off to humankind whose banishment interred Their feet into the glowing coals but faith out from the dark Enlightenment a powder......Read More
Categories: humankind, myth,
Form: Rhyme

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