Intermission Poems | Examples of Intermission Poetry

Intermission Poems. Below are examples of poems about intermission. This list of poetry about intermission is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of intermission poetry. This list of works about intermission is a great resource for examples of intermission poems and show how to write poems about intermission. Definitions may be included where appropriate.


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Premium Member Poem Intermission: Ad Infinitum Lux Vitae Leanne Lovejoy-Burton Pantoum intermission, birth, cancer, courage, daughter,
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Premium Member Poem Forgive Me Laura Loo Rhyme intermission, angst, deep, fear, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem A Seventies Production Maureen McGreavy Free verse intermission, childhood, fun, games, nostalgia,
Meetings Paul Warren Ballad intermission, war,
Communion Jim Musser Prose intermission, night, peace, solitude,
Premium Member Poem SHY PEOPLE Kim Rodrigues Free verse intermission, humor,
HYDRA Isabel San Martin Dramatic Verse intermission, abuse, voice, women, word
Premium Member Poem MY WINTER nette onclaud Free verse intermission, introspection, winter,
Premium Member Poem Silent Movie Mike Hauser Rhyme intermission, life,
Premium Member Poem INTERMINGLE James Edward Lee Sr. Free verse intermission, assonance, conflict, confusion,

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Nature's play
by doug pederson
Natures play

The moon’s luminous rays draw a silhouette on the stage
Enhancing the creativity for this nature play 
And there was light cast upon the background
Exemplifying...

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Prose | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, today,

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In The Night
by Jon K
It always amazes me, the small things,
they come together to make something so big,
a snowball effect, a conglomerate,
that can be repeatedly shattered and put back...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, bullying, dark, depression,

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War Pipe Bong
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

It’s so serious,
it ain’t even funny
High times going on
in a White House underground bunker,
where Archie is glassblowing
American taxpayers’ money
He got heavy munchies
of Jughead hero dreams
Telling...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, humor, political, truth, word

Her Generic Genuine
by Jelani Hall
Thought the pieces wouldn’t come together? Rewind back to what I said in the beginning. You told me as well. Genuine but generic right? You...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, angst, anxiety, crush, dark,

Ins and Outs PART 2
by Walter Alter
Author's note: This is an epic length poem that will have to be split into parts and will be serialized in successive posts.

Part 2

act three

in...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, how i feel,

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Before Takeoff
by ilene bauer
The planes were lined up in a queue,
A reminder of something I knew.
     They awaited permission
     ...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, flying,

Sat in a corner
by Kenny Gwena
I’m huddled up in my usual spot outside
Cold as a dog’s nose
On the old park bench, eating air pies
Drinking crushed sun, watching for a sign
Counting...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, care, childhood, food, high

Mingling mammoth moguls making masses mourn
by Taoi Chanan
A worm blew a hole in a basin but no froth came. The froth had gone outside and was playing swimming games with the pieces...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, allegory, art, basketball,

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Woe Be Not Unto We In This New Staged Reality
by millard lowe

Despair sought a captive audience;
hope showed up instead.

Faith handed out flyers;
gave grab bags for free courage.

Remembrance was the opening act;
its recall loaded with “That’s A...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, allegory, black african american,

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Circumlocution Blues Part 2
by Duncan R. M. Ferguson
Well Moabitess Ruth is callin' 
two Hebrew false witnesses on the carpet 
n' Gideon's stuck decidin' 
which side of the fleece is his best bet...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, perspective, word play,

gotta go
by lim'rik flats
there was a bit of a rush
by those quite ready to gush
during intermission
(an awkward position)
Awaiting the last best flush
...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, nonsense,

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Mid Life
by Jessica Zorn
Falling further into the abyss
Of devastating loneliness
Falling faster than yesterday 
Into the miasma of grief and pain 
Slipping quickly into the soup
Depression has become my...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, dark, depression,

Night is always a Brief Curtain
by Tomas Vincent Marra
 Night is always a brief curtain on the crash of the stage.
its fall will initiate a brief interlude between madness  and sanity.
A mild...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, anxiety, depression, metaphor, night,

Intermission
by Louise Picek
I was dancing to my own beat
Living in my play
Finding a moment
To whisk myself away

There you stood before me
Quickly I did fall
You began to show...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, change, divorce, lost love,

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Woe Be Not Unto We In This New Staged Reality
by millard lowe
Woe Be Not Unto We 
In This New Staged Reality

Despair sought a captive audience;
Hope showed up instead.

Faith handed out flyers. And
She gave grab bags for...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, allegory, analogy, black african

MAGDALENA NUMBER 2
by CHICANO EDDIE
“MAGDALENA #2”


as I walk the dry grasses in search of life, 
Hell’s hands pull me under.
as I pass the empty roads of dejection,
Hell laughs as...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, boyfriend, break up, depression,

Rocking Under Starry Heavens - Acte D'ouverture
by keith osborne
Multitudes enter the venue
all know there's something Entre Nous
You Take a Friend to find your place
it's time to just Cut to the Chase

All Losing It,...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, music, tribute,

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Lively, The Row
by Julia Ward
intermission

so people leave their seats

bad reception

for Babs and sisters,

the girls in row sixteen


Facebook is down

plus there's bad connection

Babs and six sisters

rowing furiously,

their fingers on the...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, technology, together,

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CONCERTO ALLERGY
by nette onclaud



Wheeze in, wheeze out again as pollen
invades two chambers of lungs in
a choral synapse, an orchestral acapella
lifting my bronchial tubes as they
rise and warble high-pitched...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, body, music,

It All Depends on Chances
by Abul Ghazanfar
It All Depends On Chances


It all depends on chances

And love may be a help 

Or it may break a heart

In sheer coincidence

Who knows what certainty

Resides...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: intermission, destiny,