Body Image Poems
These Body Image poems are examples of Image poems about Body. These are the best examples of Image Body poems written by international poets.
My Journey to Invisibility
body, depression, image, journey,
I mark the days I failed to starve up on my wrist in tallies.
It's gotten to the point where I have almost ran out...
image, addiction, angst, body, depression,
The scale starts to call and I cannot resist; constantly drawn to my biggest fear.
The painful number that I see, never leaves my mind.
---------------- Timeless --------------
anniversary, beauty, image, irony,
This creamy light confuses me,
A weight too much to bear;
But thinking is pursuing,
A pale thought, thin as parchment,
Bland as water, zoned in;
Extreme action no...
Near stillness midnight
Not in this life
perfectly toned, bronze, body
in my wildest dreams...
image, body, humor, humorous,
The Egyptians walked sideways I figure
to conceal the fine points of their figure.
In a desperate scrimmage
with their own body image
diet mania they would prefigure....
image, africa, hip hop, holocaust,
The dolphins of Monrovia,
came to dinner one day.
It was held beneath the sea,
not under a tree,...
I'M IN LOVE WITH H U E
analogy, beautiful, celebration, image,
Your Rainbow mine your purple soul t
The emerald spirit I'm in love with h u e
Red green brown tan terrain
Drenched in tangent Blue Horizon
image, allusion, art, body, change,
The frayed thread that rips from our body,
This is my condition with existence,
but, this isn't me,
I am a dream!
"Artist Frida Kahlo was considered...
Green Tree Frogs
image, analogy, animal, environment, green,
Another nightly ascent up the stairs towards my solitary bedroom
Glistening green totems await, slighty tainted with opiate night perfumes
O souls beyond time before time was...
Image of God
image, inspirational, meaningful, religion, spiritual,
Image of God
Made in the image
The Book says..
Then arises our
Dilemma of conditioning:
We look for God in
And our mind exclaims:
Why not..? What's next..?
death, image, insect, life,
White concrete walkways burn
Summer sun shows no mercy
Turns worse for the dragonfly downed
Another insect falls... Not an accident
Creatures fail to see the gravity of life
image, betrayal, emotions, hurt, identity,
Impatience coursed through my body
The mehendi art is taking a long time
Then there was you
My heart skipped a beat
Our eyes met and I looked away ...
Her Prize Gave Rise
image, body, clothes, funny, giggle,
Much smaller than her Mom's full size
she once took her bra as a prize.
When placed on her tips
it fell to her hips
where turned a full...
I BUILD LOVE
allusion, image, love, poetry,
What does not break
is not brick.
does not crawl,
is not sweet,
drink, food, image, imagery,
Chocolate fountain bliss is so
Smooth and silky that
It oozes across the tongue
Like silk flows onto
The human body
age, death, fate, image,
Metamorphosis; can I really get a witness?
Searching for a loving kiss, waiting here for her lips.
Love makes your face change,
Getting better with age.
Happy days are...
I Dreamed A Cloud Forest
animal, image, imagery, imagination,
Last night’s slumber found me in an evening, cloud forest;
a plethora of mosses covered the ground and I found myself walking on a palette of...
Of Muscle and High Spirits
image, appreciation, art, beautiful, beauty,
Vehicles, muscled cars were built, to be fast;
creatures of iron and steel;
the wildest beasts.
In the day of manufactured power, Lynx and Jaguar raced; thunderbirds...
A Quick Read Before Bed
appreciation, cute, earth, image,
Sun slipped on his glasses to
read the stars in the night sky;
For an old body,
his future’s still bright;
sunny weather’s ahead.