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Introspection Poems | Examples of Introspection Poetry

Introspection Poems - Examples of all types of introspection poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for introspection.
Premium Member Thought of the day
talking to ourself, even if in mind ~ grips us in an inexorable bind...Read More
Categories: introspection,
Form: Couplet

A Reflective Point of View
The eyes are a two way mirror reflecting whats seen & behind their glassy stare many things lay hidden We're driven by these invisible things & are passengers in a way on a journey to self discovery Recovery of our identity is...Read More
Categories: inspiration, introspection, life, perspective,
Form: Free verse
Silent Truth
I seek peace within the silence & find joy inside the noise Both are deafening in a way but the vision is sharpened as they're on par Some scars will drift toward the surface once true immersion has been employed The...Read More
Categories: introspection, journey, perspective, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A sinner speaks
I am no saint so please forgive my soul’s taint for I wish to live with all my flaws which I accept but now heart thaws wherein I wept seeking to be saved merged in God’s light for he who misbehaved had not clear...Read More
Categories: introspection, sin, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Be Still
with your heartbeat wings i shall know when the hummingbird sings be still and glow be still...Read More
Categories: introspection, image, imagery, imagination, inspiration,
Form: Free verse

Let Men Have A Piece of This Earth
Let men have a piece of this earth, To till and sow, to live in mirth. Let them plant their seeds and watch them grow, And reap the fruits of what they sow. Let men have a piece of...Read More
Categories: introspection, image, imagery, imagination, inspiration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Zen mode
mind suggests we leap transcending the concept of an extra day imaginary brought forth on this day being a leap year a sunbird builds a nest knowing only love renewing within its heart in the ever present now with no memory imagery ah! to...Read More
Categories: introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Spontaneity
I believe that each of us lives a predestined life, one that has been arranged and organized for continuity. We are oblivious to such effects as we live out our lives accordingly, as ordered by...Read More
Categories: introspection, allusion, analogy, appreciation, character,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Overgrown
You say your room is a confinement where you’re forced to have tea parties with your greatest enemy; your thoughts But looking through your window from the overgrown path, You room looks like a palace to...Read More
Categories: introspection, best friend, dark, growing
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Roam Four Five Scheme
Pure anemoia, a feeling inside; The fans of secure lure my stormy tide; Inner deja vu, clue cannot be seen; You some way have been, spin the vision’s clean; I’ve seen it before, story holds my heart; Core will hit my drive, dive in I jumpstart!...Read More
Categories: introspection, deep, dream, emotions, feelings,
Form: Other
Deeper Holes
The hole is deeper than one can imagine yet & still they want to dig Put down the shovel & avoid the trouble for the whole of the game is surely rigged An enemy seen through wise eyes can...Read More
Categories: introspection, meaningful, perspective, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Evolving Doors
He was dealt a bad hand, so of course he flushed it down the drain The house of cards collapsed on faulty grounds so he built again on new terrain He set his sights on new foundations with the...Read More
Categories: inspirational, introspection, perspective, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Mere Pawn
Calling at the midnight hour come my demons and my dreams, each with hope of casting colored skys of their choosing over the vast open regions of this restless mind. The first come crashing in...Read More
Categories: anxiety, introspection,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Riding a Mule
Riding a mule into town.... Or is it riding me? There is a new prospective for you.. One you never see. Darrell...Read More
Categories: confidence, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Last Laugh
If I die I die and the last laugh I’ll have… Will be at those fools who think I care. I’ve never spoken to a dead man… ‘bout his misery or despair But….....Read More
Categories: death, destiny, introspection,
Form: Rhyme

Specific Types of Introspection Poems

Definition | What is Introspection in Poetry?