Mystery Iambic Pentameter Poems

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


Premium MemberAgain--and Again--and Again by Janice Canerdy
		I was just ten or twelve when I first saw
		him standing in the doorway of my room.
		I was awake--or so I thought. Each time
		he paralyzed...

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Categories: childhood, fear, night,

A Quiet Storm by Mike Gentile
     A quiet storm is raging in my head
The mangled thoughts, they churn out of control
     Confusion...

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Categories: confusion, depression, lost love,



The Mystery of the Stars by Terry Hoffman
The stars have come to visit earth;	
they're flitting all around,
and twinkling, flying o'er your head,
but making not a sound.

They're lightning bugs or fireflies,
you name them...

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Categories: nature,

Premium MemberMy Immortal Soul by Janice Canerdy

	I’m gloriously blessed. My soul, when free,
	will be in Heaven for eternity.
	The Lord has promised immortality;
        His Holy...

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Categories: faith, god, heaven, jesus,

The Ancient Bitch Of Days, for Chad Bittner Hurt by Gail Foster
It stood a while, alone, the perfect phrase
Entire and beautiful upon the stage
As lovely as two words could ever be
‘Till came the muse, the ancient...

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Categories: inspiration, muse, mystery, mythology,

Premium MemberMonsieur L'Vampyre and the Dark Lady by Vee Bdosa
   MONSIEUR L'VAMPYRE & THE DARK LADY
Just south of Paris, lives the soul of me,
at my chateau, where few will ever see,
I'm compensated...

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Categories: horror, paris, passion,

The Scarlet Rose by Aaron McIntosh
To love one so fair, is but a mystery to me,
To be able to charish someone, Tis' a fantasy.
Her hair as autumn as the sunrise,...

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Categories: analogy, deep, god, inspiration,

Premium MemberThe Hidden Stone by Sandra Haight
Mossy vines served as camouflage for 
a decaying headstone buried there below.  
The hidden stone that peeked from earthen floor
soon held my eye with...

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Categories: grave, mystery, tribute,

The Disenchanted Cottage by Yvonne Uzzell
The Disenchanted Cottage

There was a clearing in the wood where once a charming cottage stood.
It was a dark and dismal land, a barren place of...

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Categories: family, mystery,

The Work: Summer Solstice, Avebury by Gail Foster
Across the land this morn, a roll of light 
Gave birth to shadows, cast from chalky hills
The larks ascended, sang away the night
Vibrated sky to...

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Categories: love, mystery, mythology, nature,

Premium MemberThe Rose by Sandra Haight
The Rose


Dear Dad…I plucked a crimson rose that lay
upon your grave, as icy rain fell down
and joined my warm, wet tears that winter day.
Unto my...

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Categories: death, god, mystery,

Spirit's Journey by Roger Blakiston
Spirit’s Journey 
I’m sailing on the sea upon a sunbeam; 
I’m hovering on a cloud that’s made of snow; 
I’m flying on an asteroid round...

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Categories: deep, heaven, universe,

Forest of Song by Roger Blakiston
A candle is lit in the forest of song,
Where the witches come out in the glen;
And the nightingales dance,
As if in a trance,
All watched by...

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Categories: earth, imagination, tree,

Premium MemberFamous Last Line by Eileen Manassian
I hate it that you don't like what I write
You'd think at least one time I'd get it right
I get first place with others, never...

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Categories: community, conflict, funny,

The Curious Offering of the Sacristan by Gail Foster
My verse has been chosen as Poem of the Month at Sherborne Abbey!

The curious offerings of sacristans
Are given in obscure humility
The symbol of the cupping...

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Categories: blessing, god, mystery, psychological,

Premium MemberMythology - The Gods Must Be Crazy by Sandra Haight
Gods of mythology from long ago,
commanded humans act within their law
or else there might be punishment, and so
man worshiped, followed, never to withdraw.

These gods ruled...

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Categories: anger, god, mythology, universe,

The Solstice Door by Gail Foster
The light is coming and I wish you well...

Behind the running, running man the land
Lies silent, fallow, haunted by the cry
Of one lone mourning rook...

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Categories: life, light, mystery, mythology,

Satire and The Soul by Gail Foster
I've been a bit free with the vitriol with a couple of poems recently, and need to check myself.  Some months ago I met...

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Categories: judgement, mystery, poets, psychological,

New Frontiers by john beharry


There are things in life that we understand
With our limited human insight
In time, our knowledge range may expand
And things, once obscure, may then come to...

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Categories: beauty, nature, science, truth,

Premium MemberThe Train Ride by Sandra Haight
I feel so grand this special day in June
While waiting at the station for my ride
Aboard the new steam engine coming soon
To take me to...

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Categories: journey, travel,