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Journey Poems | Examples of Journey Poetry

Journey Poems - Examples of all types of journey 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 journey.

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Ephemeral online moment
Ephemeral online moment... Yours truly plagiarizes himself with zeal courtesy mental cogs and rusty wheel, thus no literary crime committed to steel I broadcast material shown thru rickety black and white Roman Times newsreel forthwith shoddy wordplay exempts me against copyright infringement...Read More
Categories: journey, absence, earth, imagery, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member The Theory of Positivism
"The Theory of Positivism" It’s criminal all theories tie that life in neat tight black bows the presents under that tree of life wide spread arms once wide open now closed are presence of mind essence embedded in a heart...Read More
Categories: dark, journey, muse,
Form: Free verse
Marlboro Tears
Can you feel the grain Of the leather as you ride Not knowing if the pain will slide From your heart when you wake up...Read More
Categories: desire, destiny, jealousy, journey,
Form: Cowboy
PLANE TALK
Coming back home on a repatriation flight Overwhelmed by the shield and double masks blurring my sight Making my way home to escape the blight I could not wait to feel the warmth of my tropical sunlight Never was...Read More
Categories: adventure, feelings, journey, travel,
Form: Acrostic
A day in the Life: RJ
Morning springs, when daylight breaks, when alarm bell rings, for me to wake. Day begins with oblivious staring and endless pondering for an idea to set in. Day proceeds, going through cyclic motions, going at languid speed, to reach its conclusion. Evening falls, ending earlier endeavors welcoming quiet stupor as...Read More
Categories: journey, day, dedication, good morning,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member On the Trail Trekked As Best I Can
So Softly was the fire applied In the dark A Lighted flame To a waiting cotton wick’s desire To show the way In wisdom came A candle tamed. As I that candle, ready supplied For climbing cliffs And scaling walls In duty ready to give...Read More
Categories: adventure, allegory, introspection, journey,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member suitcase
suitcase in hand essentials packed dreams and ambitions posted on February 27, 2021...Read More
Categories: adventure, courage, dream, journey,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member train
train station small town big dreams posted on February 27, 2021...Read More
Categories: change, dream, emotions, journey,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Poplar Pathway
Struggling to recall grandchildren's names, you stammer in frustration, stars of your mind grew faint, in funereal shades of gray and black fading void, precious shards of memory, cannot be retrieved ~ yet, a beloved dog of childhood, running with a loll tongue, happily...Read More
Categories: age, dog, dream, journey,
Form: Free verse
Sailor's Quandary
Shall I do penance for my hasty words, or poise myself on this quaint narrow quay to smell the salty perfume of the sea, on platinum ship sail so far away? I quiver with trepidation and dread. Forgive my horrid...Read More
Categories: journey, emotions, feelings, forgiveness, heartbroken,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Another Rhyme-1
~Another Rhyme~ Standing on the edge of time Pondering another rhyme Everyday that’s what I do I write another poem or two Day after day and night after night It seems that I’m compelled to write Intrusions escaping through my hands In hopes...Read More
Categories: destiny, imagination, journey, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Sweet Dreams I Wish To Have In A Much Longer
Sweet dreams I wish to have in a much longer When the ticking clock of live ticks not any longer when the fresh and healthy air has no use any longer And when the wishes and worldy dreams...Read More
Categories: journey, cry, death, farewell, funeral,
Form: Rhyme
Grim reaper scion donned as nodule on lung
Grim reaper scion donned as nodule on lung... Lodged squarely upon corporeal property (i.e. necessary soft tissue) of Amelie Beth Harris-McGeehan mine eldest sister, when medical technician informed aforementioned unpleasant tidings earlier today February 25th. Utmost grievousness grips analogous to invisible strong hands strangulating "I can't...Read More
Categories: journey, 12th grade, absence, brother,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Coming Back Home
Coming Back Home Called home my nomadic heart yearns to unpack scattered shadows, Ornaments of new year snowstorms and souvenirs of summer places, Mirrors found in attic reflections - hallmarks of nostalgia, Image refractions of mirages battered milestones...Read More
Categories: blessing, heart, journey, remember,
Form: Acrostic
In the Morning
Author Dana Redricks February 25, 2021 Rise and shine the Morning has come. Shake off the ashes of yesterday. It’s time to move forward a new day has dawn, we are victors standing on the promises of...Read More
Categories: journey, blessing, christian, confidence, destiny,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Journey Poems

Definition | What is Journey in Poetry?