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Life Iambic Pentameter Poems

These Life Iambic Pentameter poems are examples of Iambic Pentameter poems about Life. These are the best examples of Iambic Pentameter Life poems written by international poets.

Premium Member So Much I'll Miss
I am so blessed to have great-grandchildren.
Four generations now upon our tree;
three girls- age four, one and a half, nine weeks.
How fortunate to have them...

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Categories: emotions, future, inspirational, love,

Premium Member Almost Xanadu
Is wished-for peace on Earth our Xanadu?
A golden dream, mirage- our sky of blue?
An aspiration, wishful thinking to
allow us to envision this as true?

If only...

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Categories: hope, peace, world,

Premium Member Nocturnal Bliss
Nocturnal hours are shorter than before
since the position of our sun, on queue,
now lets each day last longer to grant more
good time for other things...

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Categories: life, peace, solitude, winter,

Premium Member Haunted
There is a time in life we might regret
in missing opportunities to learn
that which we thought somehow could be offset
since living current days was our...

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Categories: daughter, miss you, mother,

Faith is the assurance of things hoped for,
And is the evidence of things not seen. (1)
It’s the trust that God exists and is more,
Then anything...

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© Sam Sallow  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member Endless

Endless- difficult to understand
when everything around us has an end.
All life on earth is destined to disband
with time and age- on that, we can depend.


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Categories: mystery, universe,

Premium Member Like Golden Leaves
"Autumn leaves don’t fall; they fly. 
They take their time and wander on this 
their only chance to soar.”

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Categories: autumn, life, metaphor,

Premium Member Unknown
So many things we know were proven true;
the Earth is round, not flat, as thought before.
We share what other planets all go through;
rotate around a...

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Categories: universe,

Open Pretense

Life is graciously fair to all by birth
To live up to chances, know your true worth 

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Categories: 1st grade, adventure, art,

Premium Member Bardian worms
Thou mighty annelid, thou Shai-Halud
of Dune, but on a vastly smaller scale!
The spice that thou produce, that marvelous
sweet tea, grows gardens hardy, hale indeed.
And woe...

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© Jeff Kyser  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: appreciation,

Premium Member Ode to the Bard: In His Own Words
A tale told by an idiot? Methinks
thou dost protest too much. In brevity,
the soul of wit, yet I shall be a fool,
for there are scarce...

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© Jeff Kyser  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: appreciation,

Premium Member Life Is
Written by Gail R DeBole
on April 4, 2022
Updated on December 29, 2022

...Free Verse................
Unless you turn it into Iambic Pentameter.

...a swirling kaleidoscope of colors...........
Unless you only...

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Categories: iambic pentameter, analogy, life,

Premium Member Oceans

I often think about Earth's oceans- deep
and taking up three-quarters of its size.
Our continents are islands in the sweep
of water worlds- alive beneath our skies.


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Categories: mystery, ocean, surreal, world,

Premium Member Dear Mom
Just yesterday, a special day it was-
    fifteen September, twenty-twenty-one;
        like every year, my tears...

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Categories: death, grandmother, mother, tribute,

letting go
Letting go of you
Something you did so easily
Something I never thought I could do
Now I see you living life peacefully
It makes me wonder if you...

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Categories: heartbreak, i love you,