Lyric Poems | Definition and Examples of Lyric Poetry

Lyric Poems. Below are new examples of lyric poems. There are links to short, long, best, and famous poems too. See a definition with format, rules, and structure of modern examples of lyric poems. This list of recently posted poems in the lyric form of poetry enables you to learn how to write a lyric.

Example and Definition of Lyric

A Lyric is a type of poem in which the expression is much more personal and tends to show more feeling or emotion throughout the piece. It is often a more formal type of poetry when it is read and written as well, typically spoken in the first person (I/me). There are also many different...Read More

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Categories: crush, sad love
Tired
by Hassana Shuaibu
I'm so tired
Of this feeling of hope
Of wondering how I can cope
If I don't talk to you today
As I did yesterday

Of this uncertainty
This insanity

Of wanting...

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Categories: desire, emotions, how i
The Shape Of My Faith
by Honestly J.T.
You're not my lover,
My faith,
I would love her;
I'll confess it.
She's who I long for;
This is my way,
And it's what I'm best at;
May I discover,
Not lust...

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Categories: angst, anxiety, assonance, bereavement,
Premium MemberIN HELL WITH NO COOL WATER
by James Edward Lee Sr.
IN HELL WITH NO COOL WATER

An Old & New Aged Negro Spiritual
by James Edward Lee Sr.

It's hot all over and I'm so thirsty
It's hot all...

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Categories: destiny
your view is true
by anurag sharma
My tired evening need you near
While you are with me
I feel no fear
My every wake up need your view
Believe on me and believe in you
You...

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Categories: life
Victim Of Love's Crime
by Jane Shields
Victim Of Love 

I don't want to fight
Nothings left that's now worth fighting for
Bitterness and spite
Are too much hurt for me to endure
All that's left...

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Categories: christian, god, inspirational, love,
My time, His place
by Kathleen McQuillen
With what seems like lightning speed, time flies by,
The world as you knew it is gone, in a flash, in a sigh.

And all you really...

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Categories: dedication
view unique view
by anurag sharma
The whole thought
About unique god made art
Stolen heart emerging dream
View of real moon
Now do what
This is just a dream
Or tale about real glory
So search of...

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Categories: desire, romantic
You keep me guessing
by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
you keep me guessing
I see it in your eyes
I can notice it in your smiles
But I am not sure if it is it

my lovely lover
my...

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Categories: birth, cry, dad, emotions,
Real Heroes Cry
by M.P. Shaudd
My dad kept pacing the floor
That whole day
Just waiting 
For my son to arrive

When he finally held him
For the very first time
I could see he...

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Categories: appreciation, engagement, for her,
Premium MemberWHEN I REMEMBER
by James Edward Lee Sr.
WHEN I REMEMBER

3X--When I remember
I do view
Those  memories views vivid views of radiant visions..
When I remember
When those times, those moments
of you...

When I come to...

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Categories: psychological
damsel in distress
by shari thomas
this is a 
sad story of 
an innocent 
damsel in distress
who had been
kidnapped by vileness
distress 
this dear heart had been
chained down by 
emotional restraints 
found...

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Categories: psychological
scaling the wall
by shari thomas
running up to
the castle's tower
scaling the wall
that leads to an open window
leap through 
land in front of you
declaring  
have came to the rescue 
have...

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Categories: psychological
protective
by shari thomas
protective feelings 
remain trapped 
within 
can't get rid of 
overwhelming 
urge to run to your aid
even now 
even after
these years 
of estrangement 
I still find...

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Categories: psychological
waling around
by shari thomas
walking around 
in my dreams 
is were i find you
still 
can't get you out 
of my subconscious 
no matter how 
hard i try 
you keep...

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Categories: appreciation, assonance, blessing, devotion,
Premium MemberI Walk This Plain Because of God
by James Edward Lee Sr.
The reason why I'm walking on this plane
Chosen abruptly but wisely let me explain
Because of the glorious beautiful mountain
I will rise as I run I...

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Categories: friendship love, hope, longing,
Premium MemberHoping that it might be you
by John Hamilton
Hoping that it might be you

Verse 1

I've got some troubles in my life...
I'll help with yours, will you, help with mine?
"Cause I need love like...

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Categories: military
The Ones
by Jane Shields
The Ones

They don't talk about the ones
No they don't speak, they never say
Whose chairs have wheels instead of legs
From twisted limbs, now blown away
They never...

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Categories: appreciation, celebration, dedication, desire,
Premium MemberCHANCE ENCOUNTER
by James Edward Lee Sr.
CHANCE ENCOUNTER

Chorus
just a chance encounter, just a chance encounter, a chance encounter--
just a chance encounter;
Chose to you my darling, I'm one forever loving you;

Verse 1
One...

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Categories: desire, emotions, how i
If The Loving Words Fell Upon My Heart
by Honestly J.T.
I'd write her a letter,
I'd write her a song;
I'd write her whatever,
Is on my heart.
If I had the passion,
If I had the tune,
Inspired, in fashion,
I'd...

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Categories: deep
Tiger on a Gold Leash
by JW Earnings
A few days ago,
I had you in my arms
We were in your Honda car...
We didn't go too far...too far...

We used to make each other laugh...

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Categories: blessing, caregiving
Premium MemberIN ALL THY WAYS ACKNOWLEDGE HIM
by James Edward Lee Sr.
IN ALL THY WAYS ACKNOWLEDGE HIM

In all of thy ways acknowledge Him
And He will direct your paths
Trusting in the Lord
With thy whole heart and soul;

I...

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Categories: allusion, anxiety, appreciation, courage,
Premium MemberTAKE ME TO THE RIVER
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Take me to the river;
Take me to the river;
Take me to the river;

Take me to the river, where my mother cried;
where she cried
Take me to...

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Categories: character, dedication, for her,
Premium MemberI Love You Such
by James Edward Lee Sr.
I Love You Such
verse 1
As the mighty winds blow
I love you no other could
I trust in you your God's daughter
Abundantly there're few others

reframe
whom compare
Whose loveliness
ever...

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Categories: 10th grade, 11th grade,
Labor Yielded Lustrous Lovely Lass
by matthew harris
our second of two lasses conceived 
sometimes within a blink
the exact moment auguring conception 
difficult to identify or pinpoint

whence seminal liquid 
ejaculated from a phallic...

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Categories: destiny, inspirational love, irony,
The winds that whirl
by John Beam
One more chance with you, one more chance with you               ...

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Categories: deep, immigration, lost, love,
Poem
by Muqudus Shahab
My words are incoherent
but emotions -- all tender;
My soul is encapsulated
and thoughts are shackled. 

When it rain, hear;
the sound of thunder ...
where my heart surrender
losing...

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Categories: dedication
will come in the life
by anurag sharma
I am working on true tale
Story of love in incent age
Dream come true 
When your way is right
Real wings grow up
Give you now height
Every old...

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Categories: addiction
like bless of god
by anurag sharma
I am telling you truth of life
Start to end and till the night
Your life is the way of fight
So start the journey don’t go blind
Your...

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Categories: baby, beautiful, boy, family,
Bright Eyes
by Laurie Woodward
Bright Eyes

What do you see, 
when you look up at me,
And your face lights up with a smile?

When you watch my face, 
and reach up...

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Categories: dedication
prosperous life
by anurag sharma
Rising sun never speak his truth
Everything about him itself proved
No one can explain beauty of rise
And no one can read magic of rise
Just try to...

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Categories: anxiety, fear
Monster Inside Me
by Taylor Bottorff
The Monster inside me 
makes my knuckles red,
and scratched, 
and leaves burning trails
across my hands

The Monster inside me
lashes out at my heart,
and mind,
and leaves scars...

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Categories: beauty
Conjectures
by Jaro Tomko
Conjectures

In beat blows soothing
violet laden trumpet chord
Is where I be, slightly...
by ray beams sliced and slick
by flies bugged
and  punctured tune,
penetraiting an eye of a...

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Categories: lyric, beautiful, childhood, children, inspiration,
Spring in the small village
by Carlo Lazzari
Arrived is now Spring,
The scents of flowers 
scattered in the fields 
Awaken feelings of sleeping children.

Here, the breeze that goes 
Between flowering almonds.

There, weeping of...

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Categories: boat, journey
Radio Caroline
by John Scotter
Music was my first love and it will be my last. 
Its Just another brick in the wall. 
They flutter behind you your possible past....

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Categories: animal, art, cat, cute,
Cat Lady Shadow Cat Looking for his Friends, Polecat, Copycat, Bobcat, Wildcat, Allie-Cat and Tomcat
by rick Cox
Shadow-Cat = Cat Afraid oF the Dark needs Teddy-Bear-Cat 
Polecat = a pole dancer Cat-House 
Copycat = looks like you do Carbon Copy House-Cat

Bobcat =...

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