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Inspirational Poems | Examples of Inspirational Poetry

Inspirational Poems. Read and share great examples of poetry about inspiration. This list of inspirational poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Share, read, and learn how to write poetry that can inspire, motivate, and make ones believe in the impossible. Poetry and verses are written to make ones make meaningful change, encourage, and uplift. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of inspirational poetry. This list of works about inspirational is an excellent resource for examples of how to write inspirational poems.
Budding Desires
Desires unleashed, Desires unchained, They’re not his doing, They're not his making. Out of the closet, they emerge, Like a deluge, they overwhelm, They cloud the thoughts, They stealthy permeate. Dilemma spells the day, Who pulls the string? Who is at the helm of affairs? Who...Read More
Categories: inspirational, mystery,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member MOON TUNING
Moon Tuning… Peeping down through the closed blind, reflecting moon spy-tease the created mind; manipulating the running of ebony-hued time, trying to canvas a poem with lines that rhyme. Now if you knew how to rap, this would be a snap but it’s not so easy in...Read More
Categories: allegory, america, analogy, inspirational,
Form: Prose Poetry
Someone Saw Me
Handicapped and feeling forever trapped. A young girl sits awkwardly in her wheelchair, Passersby attempt to not stare. She does not ever communicate, And feels that no one can relate. Then one day her vacant gaze is met, Her eyes suddenly...Read More
Categories: inspirational, appreciation, care, confidence, courage,
Form: Rhyme
The Definition of Life
Life is incomplete If it is defined as: 'Absent of poetry, and lack Of feelings'....Read More
Categories: adventure, allegory, appreciation, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Always A friend
Poetry, You are Illumination! Not the point of descent but the ascending apex of God's triangles – you come to me, a bride...after the dutiful converse, you come to me, dear wondrous composition~ wearing your verbal gown of transparent white: Why...Read More
Categories: friendship love, inspirational, language,
Form: Free verse

If I Could
If I could catch a rainbow, I'd do so just for you. So you could share it's beauty, On the days you're feeling blue. If I could,I'd buy an island, You could call it your very own. ...Read More
Categories: inspirational, 8th grade, friendship love,
Form: Quatern
The Line
There is a line drawn straight and true By a pencil of fear Its erasable Seems simple in context But so difficult to write In world so consumed by regret Where does a simple line in life come into play Every...Read More
Categories: courage, happiness, hope, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
The Power of Silence
silence has a voice only the deep understands. October 5, 2022....Read More
Categories: deep, inspirational, silence,
Form: Monoku
Go through this wee door, Walk further and more. Then you’ll understand, How it’s hard to stand, They encroach on me, I don’t hold the key. Dawn unlocks the door, I wrestle and war. Who'll bring me respite? Enclose the cesspit. A torrential flow, In...Read More
Categories: i am, inspirational,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Optimistic Affirmations
I AM Strong and Prevailing Shoulders Back, Head High, Ever-Onward, Ever-Enduring, my Faith is as rays of the Blazing Sun to Infinity and Beyond the Journey has just begun, I AM Hopeful, for I...Read More
Categories: inspirational, motivation,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member HIs Wind Vaporized my SINS Casting Them Away From Me- My SpokenWord
His winds vaporized my sins Casting them away from me once again I am leaving myself those my sins placing them in the ocean turning to the mist When they disappeared blowing soapy water bubbles rise ...Read More
Categories: analogy, appreciation, caregiving, inspirational,
Form: Dramatic Verse
LIVING GREEN Why did the Creator make so much green? The trees, the leaves of plants, Grass and fields and forests Fill every natural scene. To make a green use yellow and blue, Pale or dark or in between. Clusters or spreads...Read More
Categories: inspirational, beauty, blessing, creation, green,
Form: Rhyme
Spiritual Law
Spiritual law of attraction: one can only receive by giving. One has to become love, if to know love for reception. What we hold in our consciousness is who we are and what we attract....Read More
Categories: faith, happiness, inspirational, love,
Form: Prose Poetry
Happy Gift of God Beloved God is gracious Protected covering Holy Mother of God Spread your love abroad Joyful Mystery Our Lord, your son Jesus Christ is with thee ...Read More
Categories: inspirational, destiny, encouraging, faith, giving,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member TRuths Unraveled-
Truth unraveled and told Help us all Lord To find your truth Oh! Father God as we aspire To be clothed in your righteousness, while seeking you higher 10/2/22 Written words by James Edward Lee Sr 2022...Read More
Categories: inspirational, analogy, how i feel,
Form: Rhyme

Specific Types of Inspirational Poems

Read wonderful inspirational poetry on the following sub-topics: aunts, birthday, black history, christmas, death, easter, family, fathers day, friendship, graduation, kids, life, love, students, thanksgiving, women and more.

Definition | What is Inspirational in Poetry?