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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.
Upon Rising
I empty...that I may be filled; I fast, so that the filling even greater for the added hunger – I am a vessel, at the pleasure of Christ. He that pours into me, knows the intimate nature of my heart,...Read More
Categories: character, christian, devotion, inspirational
Form: Free verse



Be Original - Be YOU
the natural glow of unfeigned traits of the imperfect outshines fake glittering pretence of the so-called perfect Date: 09/27/2021 Your Best Rhyming Couplet Poetry Contest Sponsor: L MILTON HANKINS ...Read More
Categories: inspirational,
Form: Couplet
THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A BROOK
You've visited me after a long time:"Remember; once, I was brimming with might?" Named babbling brook, revered as a singing deity, how blissful was my sight! Have reminiscences of your childhood, in my mellow abode....Read More
Categories: inspirational, care, caregiving, change, creation,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Be an Inspiration
B-Believing in yourself is the best thing to do, to reach for your dreams, E-Even if it seems nothing goes your way, don’t give up you will not...Read More
Categories: inspirational, appreciation, caregiving, change, confidence,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Build Relationship Bridge
The gale of time has snapped the bonds The generations don’t connect anymore They grow as shadeless trees in isolation And don’t make a cool garden anymore. They are stories divided in incongruent chapters But don’t make a readable book...Read More
Categories: analogy, inspirational, relationship,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Perhaps
I feel low and lonely. Peering in, knowing only that I must depart, for it is done. The task set before me has been won. See you my love, the time we connected was beautiful and meaningful as we expected A...Read More
Categories: destiny, emotions, heartbroken, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
I Will Soar
If I were a birdie, I'd head up to the sky. I'd spread my wings like sunshine. I know I could fly mighty high! If I were a birdie, my feathers would be bright. Every color would be striking. I'd soar and...Read More
Categories: bird, children, imagination, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member No Paragons of Perfection
We were born to be real, not to be perfect Only one Child was given life, innocent at birth Everyone else was born with a flaw, or a defect and walks upon this planet called, Mother Earth If any...Read More
Categories: inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Pathos
How would you feel now? It's brutal to leave. It's challenging to view tears bestow to the grieve. Cogency has peculiarly drowned my life. Peace and harmony are solved by vying and strife. O, Love's Pathos!...Read More
Categories: inspirational, allusion, appreciation, beauty, cheer
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A Way To Say
I look for the perfect word To tell God how I feel The love I hold within, adoration Just for Him I look for the just right way To explain to Him my faith How much I long to simply say You...Read More
Categories: god, hope, inspirational, prayer,
Form: Free verse
God vine
Precious through time Taken good care We knew God was there Holding our hands As we look to understand This love kept us strong To push us along Never alone God love is our home We have learned a lot Precious through thought ...Read More
Categories: god, inspirational love, meaningful,
Form: Free verse
Scouting The Night
Silly the sadness over less than perfect noses, shapes that were a bit too plump in some places, and far too lean in preferred others – now much older, youth in itself seems perfection enough – ...Read More
Categories: caregiving, humorous, inspirational, irony,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Glowing Within
Love falls soft, like a smile Lighting the heart, kindling the soul Whispers of hope inspiring the mind To listen to the voice of God and rejoice Love pours out onto the weary heart Warming the frosty faith with praise Reaching...Read More
Categories: faith, god, hope, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Ballad of Wasted Years
I have sang with Tennessee the song of the south, I have kissed many tender lips with my crimson mouth. I have been with Politicians to the mountain top, I have crossed without doubt the red gates that writ in...Read More
Categories: inspirational, motivation, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member GOD SENT HIS SON-
G ma can't help me Papa could not help me Neither mama or daddy and them could help me For only God knew my future so he allowed Him Yes they are mighty Him But someone who's as great as...Read More
Categories: encouraging, god, hope, inspirational,
Form: Pastoral

Specific Types of Inspirational Poems

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