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Motive Poems - Poems about Motive

Motive Poems - Examples of all types of poems about motive to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for motive.
Road to Serenity
...Bonded desire, laced in lark, like a glow of moonlight spark that creeps softly in the dark and pummels to make its mark. It is for affection that it tickles in motion like a heart drows......Read More
Categories: motive, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme

... The word tries revenge on white paper poetry but ink motive fails.........Read More
Categories: motive, allegory, allusion, creation, extended
Form: Haiku
Childhood's Dream II
...Nevertheless, I resolved to be a preacher Waiting as a worker in His vineyard As a Sunday school teacher for His call To avoid eternal condemnation And not been helpless fighting spiritually ......Read More
Categories: motive, 1st grade, age, anxiety,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Indelible
...We all possess this innate urge to leave our mark: sculptors grasp the chisel; a dog raises its leg. Uncertain is the way - the night is dark. Passions often fizzle. Both fertile and futile desc......Read More
Categories: motive, journey, together,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Continental Congress I
...Militias grow beyond his subject’s vail since nay a voice pay minded by the crown, all pressed attempts at compromise derail as rising calls for dissidence abound. Such disregard is kindling for ......Read More
Categories: motive, adventure, allegory,
Form: Crown of Sonnets

Self-inflicted murder
...I've seen Sherlock Holmes and his sidekick Dr. Watson In a bar room near my dorm on one foggy afternoon Dr. Watson was singing, Holmes was playing the bassoon When a loud voice was heard that sp......Read More
Categories: motive, mystery,
Form: Rhyme
A Better Day
...She wants to make a difference in this world, Be known for more than just being a face At the end of the day, She wants to be reminded that she's not a disgrace She sometimes pushes herself so fa......Read More
Categories: motive, courage, hope,
Form: Free verse
Motionless Motive
... Until universities' unions Unite unrelentingly ulcerates Unleashing unspeakable ugly urge ......Read More
Categories: motive, art, betrayal, career, confidence,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Mike Hammer
...I was a self-admitted misanthrope unwilling to lose or drop a case. I often threw a rope-a-dope just to win; I never lose face. I worked the dark streets for dark, and even darker, clients ......Read More
Categories: motive, anger, dark, death, judgement,
Form: Rhyme
His betrayal
...She sits in the corner shielding her face, Looks into the eyes of her own flesh and blood She begs him to stop, Watches as his face turns every shade of red She closes her eyes wanting to be anyw......Read More
Categories: motive, betrayal,
Form: Free verse
A Wake-up Call to Reality
...As I wander the desolate paths of my hometown, A storm of thoughts hits my mind, The empty roads, and the empty houses, Felt unusual, with some story behind, I walked through my neighbourho......Read More
Categories: motive, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
The Birthing
... Sometimes it feels as if I am carrying it as a child in its womb. It is yet unformed, but it has searching plasmid eyes that see in the dark. It is unnamed and dispersed as threads and f......Read More
Categories: motive, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Of Fatalism
...If I were to listen to and accept the fatalist's speech how could I humbly pray to God and to Him, beseech that He help guide the path on which I should walk? No, I could not, so I den......Read More
Categories: motive, destiny, fate,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Terra Incognita
...I didn’t listen to his words Even though, in my heart, I heard When he told me I was a hypocrite I found myself praying for God’s intervention For the assurance that I wasn’t being A hypocrite –......Read More
Categories: motive, abuse, anger, angst, anti
Form: Free verse
Premium Member August is So Mean this Year
...August has clutched us by the throats and given us a shake. Anything outside this month needs no oven to bake. She is straight out of Mars, warlike and suppressive for sure. Her heat index is outr......Read More
Categories: motive, august, summer,
Form: Personification

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