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Iambic Pentameter Poems - New Iambic Pentameter Poem Examples

Iambic Pentameter Poems. Examples of Iambic Pentameters and a list of new poems in the correct poetic form and technique. Share and read short, long, best, and famous Iambic Pentameter poetry while accessing rules, format, types, and a comprehensive literary definition of an Iambic Pentameter.

Iambic pentameter is a meter in poetry, consisting of lines with five feet in which the iamb is the dominant foot, but there is more to poems with iambic pentameter . What is iambic pentameter in poetry (complete definition)?

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The Preacher
The preacher climbs his lofty perch Looking down on those in church Who’ve come to hear his sermon preached In fiery words his flock beseeched To remind them to their faults bemoan And for their earthly sins atone Words climbing to...Read More
Categories: religion,
Form: Iambic Pentameter



Premium Member the price of poetry
no din less more pronounced upon your ear scallions separated blend to meet the stew when hearty hearts drink out the broth of fear and bury those with heavy hearts they knew long mornings sun bestowed upon when laddies grew...Read More
Categories: dedication, devotion, fate, giving,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Walking Town Lines
There is a custom in New England For each town to well define The boundaries ‘tween adjoining neighbors By walking down their common line. Lines firm for ages, lines well agreed And yet somehow they feel the need To get together...Read More
Categories: friendship,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member Our Halloween Devil-Cat
On Halloween- so many years ago, our grandkids had a pet named Georgie cat; a sweet Tuxedo cat for sure, although- could offer soothing purrs or claws combat! Kids dressed...Read More
Categories: cat, halloween, tribute,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
A beauty is a thing erupt desire
A beauty is a thing erupt desire Lustrous of thousand ants arise A fallen leaf no commands need from trunk The water breath no practice of sink The bawdy bald is sphere of lust and crave Afresh and water lake...Read More
Categories: abuse, addiction, body, lust,
Form: Iambic Pentameter



Welcome Aboard My Lord
Welcome Aboard My Lord Will welcome you aboard my Lord Sins away will have all been stored; Did write to You a poem and story; All of my sins be sure to destroy. Prayed and asked You to forgive; Teach me...Read More
Categories: allegory, analogy,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
United States With Golden Gates
United States With Golden Gates When we saw the United States, Were greeted by golden gates; Best place where we want to be; God does abide in our society. Truth to each other everyone tells; Could hear clanging freedom bells; Independence they...Read More
Categories: allegory, analogy,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Stopping By The Woods On a Snowy Evening By Robert Frost
Whose woods these are, I think I know. His house is in the village though; He will not see me stopping here To watch his woods fill up with snow. My little horse must think it queer To stop without...Read More
Categories: animal, weather,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Jaba pey jaba
Islam katar jaba hai meri kudh khada chohat par darbar kuda ka phesala hai jaess kurbani Mai mangi maa Kali ney jaban rangdari sacha bacha hai harmi deyga taab mardangi jab chod Islam kat...Read More
Categories: black love, blessing, blue,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
A dried leaf
The dried leafs, After all Beauty gone Some mature roots immature roots all gone Like mundane world I Ooze before I lift The faded dancing leaf on Breeze which left Road passer I with many legs mine were Bare quenching...Read More
Categories: 7th grade, absence, abuse,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member Fourth Floor Of Nowhere
Fourth floor of nowhere had a back room where I spent some secret time in younger days; a full- yet empty space above the stair that led me to a new-dimension phase. Though built late eighteen-eighties, it was home in...Read More
Categories: childhood, home, memory, surreal,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member Splendorous Tree
Oh, splendorous tree, limbs reaching high with grandness framed by endless sky- your epic branches sway in rhythmic dance while rustling leaves whir with breeze- concerting their own song. Of nature's boundless beauties, you, grand tree, display epitome of form and...Read More
Categories: nature, tree, tribute,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member Upon A Road
Upon A Road I can no longer see it now, That road I would have traveled down, If you and I had not divinely met Along those busy avenues Which everyone is want to use. I might have just continued on,...Read More
Categories: relationship,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Premium Member My Thoughts on Gratitude
I’m deeply grateful for the love of God; for family and friends and my good health; for nature, poetry, my home and church; for what, to me, is tantamount to wealth. Beyond these premier blessings, I’ll name some you might...Read More
Categories: appreciation, thanks,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
My Covid Hope
Corona and Covid disrupted this year. Leaving the world confounded; paralyzed with fear. Lives lost in droves;too much sorrow to count. Everyone shrouded under storm clouds of doubt. Sanitized, distanced with no social contact. Not shaking hands is deemed a...Read More
Categories: anxiety, blessing, encouraging, feelings,
Form: Iambic Pentameter

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