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Lyric Poems | Lyric Examples

Lyric Poems. Examples of Lyrics and a list of new poems in the correct poetic form and technique. These express the thoughts and feelings of the poet and are often designed to be written for musical accompaniment. These can also be song lyrics which stand alone as art. Share and read short, long, best, and famous Lyric poetry while accessing rules, format, types, and a comprehensive literary definition of a Lyric.

A lyric poem is a form of poetry that expresses the thoughts and feelings of the poet, but there is more to a lyric. What is lyric in poetry (complete definition)?

We all blame life Life is cruel,barbaric and unfair we say That Life is an abstract concept Each time we cursed her, we jinxed our stars She is the collective us She reproduces what we...Read More
Categories: evil, fate, humanity, judgement,
Form: Lyric

The Snake And The Charmer
He has made his own reed gourd pipe To play on and allure his captive - The stray serpent, in his basket inactive , And rendered a fangless, servile type . Being a...Read More
Categories: irony,
Form: Lyric
TUM HI HO Sad Love
Teray liye har roz hain jetay Tujh ko diya mera waqt sabi Koi lamha mera nahi tery bina Chen dard ashiqi ab tum hi ho... Note.Zindagi Ab Tum Hi Ho DON.. ...Read More
Categories: guitar, hindi, music, sad
Form: Lyric
Premium Member First Love
FIRST LOVE I was hooked on first sight, the first love of my life But then I went and lost you, and it cut me like a knife A timeless moment frozen And I couldn't really see The impact...Read More
Categories: lost love,
Form: Lyric
Truth is a myth Myth is truth without facts Fact is proof of truth But fact is not absolute So truth is but a belief A belief upheld by an individual or group Upon which the blind...Read More
Categories: irony, myth, perspective, poems,
Form: Lyric

TikTok Dancing
There was richness to our story There was flavor to our past Once, there was Michelangelo Up there at his ceiling so vast In spite of all that greatness, Humility kept us in check Just fingers on the hand of...Read More
Categories: america, anger, corruption, culture,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member SOMETHIN' RIGHT
Folk Song in the Key of G Silent Amazin’ grace is shinin’ down on me. I must be doin’ somethin’. A warbler’s singin’ in a hawthorn tree. I must be doin’ somethin’ right. This bloomin’ garden, she’s lookin’ lovely, As...Read More
Categories: allegory, blessing, celebration, extended
Form: Lyric
Premium Member A sequel To My testimony
A sequel To My testimony Written By: Miracle Man 9/8/2022 Once my test had come and passed, the memory of one young nurse remains. I related to Ericka God’s hand in my life, how He had released me from sin’s chains. Sometimes...Read More
Categories: devotion, faith, god, health,
Form: Lyric
Big Surprise
You ain't the girl I've been Looking for You ain't short on smarts or style No, you're much too beautiful And you're so much more Well, I've been looking For quite a while For you, where ya been My lovely 'nado whirlwind My heart's Like...Read More
Categories: love, marriage, romance,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member My Man Lee
Theirs toys and their boys And there's coffee for rent There's arguments and reasons, your money gets spent There's children and pets and bills to keep paid There's friends and acquaintances all waiting to be...Read More
Categories: history,
Form: Lyric
No sooner had the melodious rhythm stuck with the ears than the drums went silent Grim Reaper couldn't hide her temperament She snatched you secretly to her abode I say secretly because no one heard her footsteps Let...Read More
Categories: death, death of a
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Rose And The Blay Like the last rose of summer, you carried me away Like the last rose of summer on the road to yesterday Awake and smell the roses ever gently you did say, For every heart awakens...Read More
Categories: appreciation, rose,
Form: Lyric
She prayed for a stallion, But got a mare She cursed not the gods for spurning her wish Instead, she found the mare a stable And lo, a beautiful stallion sired the mare a foal That foal is now a...Read More
Categories: family, father, horse, mother,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Ham
Some people say a man is made out of ham I say he's made out of mussel and clam Mussel and clam, oyster and crab, Spread like a feast on a mortician's slab. You eat way too much,...Read More
Categories: animal, death, food, parody,
Form: Lyric
Good Life
Chorus: Lord we thank you for the air we breathe Lord we thank you for the food we eat For your goodness and mercies For love and unity For friends and family You’re the good life that we live Verse 1: Lord I...Read More
Categories: christian, faith, family, humanity,
Form: Lyric

Specific Types of Lyric Poems

Read wonderful lyric poetry on the following sub-topics: country, friendship, funny, kids, life, love, middle school, music, song, and more.

Definition | What is Lyric in Poetry?

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