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Sonnet Iambic Pentameter Poems

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


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Before we look at iambic meter you must understand syllables, how they are used to break down words into separate sounds, an example, 'un/der/stand; a...

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Categories: iambic pentameter, poetry,



Premium Member Death Sonnet
Flashing images from the flicker of the fire,
Desintegrating the stones in my hour glass,
Stepping into my ghost but not to get higher,
Embraced in this conflict...

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Categories: death,

Premium Member Sad Journeyman of Death
Sad Journeyman of Death

Sad journeyman of life’s unending tests
bides time in loathsome sojourn cross each dawn
respecting naught but future’s numbered breaths
a-weep upon the touch of...

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Categories: death, family, war,

Death
(English Sonnet)

Somber as death doth pace about her room
The sadness cloaks with black the loud silence
Gone souls she’s loved wait there at her cold tomb
The...

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Categories: death,

Mission Accomplished
English Sonnet

 A speck of dust had life breathed into it
 A willing volunteer a soul of love
 Conceived of lust, love, trust and light...

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Categories: death,

Premium Member The Dead and Dying
Disjointed beings beg the questions – still
an ashen horse delivers what is owed.
Decisions kneel before compassion’s will,
to stop and help a turtle cross the road.

To...

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Categories: christian, death, faith, loss,

April

If I would be stronger,
without crucial mistakes,
if I would have last longer,
wouldn't step on the brakes.
Wouldn't consider an ending,
surrender at last,
get depressed at a bird...

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Categories: life, love, stress,

Premium Member Sonnet Chiweenie Boo
Your dad, a Dachshund once stuck in Chihuahua.
The best of both in you, with that expectant
Confusing carpets for the lawn enigma.
I know….the raining….getting wet….you can’t.

As...

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Categories: animal, best friend, dog,

Dat lady
Inspired by shall I compare thee to a summers day (Sonnet 18)

Shall I meet thee on a summer's day?
Thou art more lovely than my usual...

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Categories: funny, passion, romance,

The Shanghai Sonnet
Congealed upon the banks of this
tamed dragon sprawl stacks of crude buildings.
Concrete covers all but two glassy kings,
thick smoggy gusts give them a grimy kiss.
Insipid...

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Categories: hope, life, people, places,

Sideboard Sonnet
Oh, faithful four-legg’d friend, mahogany brown,
That stand beside my armchair day and night,
And never let my doilies be cast down,
Supporting my ashtray and reading-light.
Thy beauty...

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Categories: satireday,