Life Introspection Poems

These Introspection Life poems are examples of Life poems about Introspection. These are the best examples of Life Introspection poems written by international poets.


Except, in A Memory by Mike Gentile
There are those moments
those times when you know
with certainty 
that they are to be 
be cherished

It could be an obvious one,
  a wedding or...

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Categories: feelings, introspection, life, memory,

Premium MemberLet Yourself Be by Caren Krutsinger
The talents in you are more believable
		When you are you
			Be yourself

The abilities in you are more pronounced
		When you are relaxed
			   Exhibit them

The life...

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Categories: life, introspection,



Gave My Life by Christopher Goss

I gave my life
For a cause without concern
Like a flower
Digging through concrete

I filter the light
Through years of darkness
What is left
Is all that sustains me

I sought...

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Categories: life, introspection, psychological, solitude,

whatever happens by Eugene Harvey
A solitudinarian suddenly awoke one day
And to his surprise he could no words say
When he down on his knees tried to pray,

Knowing not what he...

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Categories: life, age, death, freedom, goodbye,

Premium MemberI Have Tried by Heidi Sands
*Inspired by Poet Daniel Turner’s poem: The Sum of Life

I have walked through the cold rain 
And fallen on the floor in pain
I have danced...

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Categories: appreciation, change, introspection, life,

Premium MemberThe Essence of Soft Shadows by Gregory R Barden

I siphon the twilight ether ...

     Like sweet smoke from apple wood,

         ...

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Categories: analogy, appreciation, introspection, life,

Premium MemberAll I Need by Keith Trestrail
Inspired by a poem by
Oliver Wendell Holmes
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Little I ask; my wants are few;
I only wish a roof and home,
a simple one this wretch will do
...

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Categories: fate, introspection, life,

Premium MemberLike Me by Catie Lindsey
No, I am not like you,
Or you, or you, or you, or you,
Or you.
And I'm okay with that.
Most of the time.

You will not find another
like...

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Categories: introspection, life,

Premium MemberCross by Ngoc Nguyen
“To be or not to be?”
     The Bard doth ask;
"Life and Death—," Emily
     then takes to task....

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Categories: life, allusion, death, fate, introspection,

Plastic by James Kelley
I’m walking through another crowded room
wondering if people can sense the tremors behind my eyes. 
Fluttering wings of falling Angels full of hellfire buckshot. 
I’m...

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Categories: life, anxiety, depression, identity, introspection,

Premium MemberThe Dog Smells Like Manure by Caren Krutsinger
The dog smells like cow manure,
My feet are black from the blacktop I've been
running around on all day, and the daisy backpack
I purchased solely to...

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Categories: introspection, life, light, sometimes,

Premium MemberAS IF MY LIFE DEPENDS ON IT by Line Gauthier


Standing tall
Totally new to me
Claiming my ME time
But I’ve become more and more
Like a mother bear protecting her cubs
Guarding my precious bits of time
As if...

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Categories: life, appreciation, emotions, inspiration, integrity,

Premium MemberDeepest Memories and Thoughts by Gary Bateman
Deepest Memories and Thoughts 

A little child
with big wet tears

An early love
a crushed heart

Feelings of utter loneliness
other people’s cruelty

Jagged-broken glass
a big toe bleeding profusely

Crying in...

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Categories: life, analogy, emotions, feelings, introspection,

The Other Side of Yesterday by Steve Zak
She looked in the mirror, searching for the person she was before another line became etched overnight in the road map of her years. Living...

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Categories: introspection, life, woman,

The Beating Heart by Steve Zak
She needed to believe her heart would beat again, but the words she heard were matched with unfulfilled, meaningless gestures. At end of the night...

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Categories: introspection, life,

Premium MemberWE LIVE LIFE SO FAST by Line Gauthier


At breakneck speeds
Escaping ourselves
In distress
Avoiding voids
Breaking silences
Fearing motionlessness
Afraid to be alone
With our feelings
With what’s inside
Deep within
Afraid it might engulf us
Implode on us
Realizing we’ve lived a...

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Categories: fear, identity, introspection, life,

Premium MemberTHANKFUL by Line Gauthier


A man of few words, my father taught by example
The best thing he showed me
Was to set my standards high
And be my own judge 
Always...

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Categories: life, appreciation, father, games, introspection,

Premium MemberSPRING SUN by Line Gauthier


First rays of spring sun 
Expose dark hidden corners
Their unwanted dusty cobwebs 

Opening wide the windows 
Their curtains bellow and dance

It’s a time for awakenings...

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Categories: change, introspection, life, psychological,

Integrity by Rico Leffanta
Integrity may be passé
For those who live day-to-day
But Old Father Time
Makes you pay for each crime
Recorded in your DNA!...

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Categories: life, character, integrity, introspection, judgement,

Outside My Window by Timothy McGuire
Outside my window I see folks moving along in life, some faster than others, some looking forward, some looking back, some heads held high, some...

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Categories: introspection, life,