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Mystery Poems | Examples of Mystery Poetry

Mystery Poems - Examples of all types of mystery 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 mystery.

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Premium Member THE PEPPERMAN AND THE ANCIENT ROCK OF WISDOM
I OPENED A DOOR AND FOUND MYSELF ATOP A MOUNTAIN PEAK. A THOUSAND FEET ABOVE THE CLOUDS. OXYGEN WAS EXTREMELY THIN. ONE MIGHT SAY RARE. ONE MIGHT EVEN HALLUCINATE UNDER SUCH CONDITIONS. MY ENTIRE SURROUNDINGS WERE COVERED WITH SNOW. EXCEPT FOR A SIX FOOT CIRCLE OF...Read More
Categories: adventure, image, imagination, mystery,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member Spiritual Embodiment
I stroll down a quiet road under the sun's brilliance, huddled raven awfully croak, little robins delightfully warble; glad to roam where people don't walk; freedom is found in some lonely place, one may feel very alone and sad, and stopping to...Read More
Categories: mystery, creation, emotions, environment, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
The Lost Land Of Punt
Once upon a time, There was a mysterious kingdom, Full of green vegetation, Rich treasures and exotic animals. People traded gold, ebony, Ivory and frankincense, With ancient Egypt. It was a prosperous land, Thousands of years ago. But then something may have happened! In...Read More
Categories: lost, mystery, nostalgia, people,
Form: Free verse
ABSOLUTE MYSTERY
I wrote this listening to “Marry Me”, by Jason Derulo. Almost every day I wanted so bad to ask you, But couldn’t guarantee that I might lose you. Your answer could kill me, just like a soft mellow. There...Read More
Categories: faith, miss you, mystery,
Form: Free verse
In the blink of an eye
I blinked and rubbed my eyes, then looked around. I wondered was I going crazy (like, my aunt who lived in caverns underground...) but no, the boy was riding on the bike. One moment he was there - and...Read More
Categories: mystery,
Form: Rhyme



THE HUMAN EXPERIENCE
Recognizing myself this inner world, that is responsible for all my thoughts, emotions, and feelings, that arises unexpectedly. I close my eyes observing these sensations, which has come over me. Silently still until the last of...Read More
Categories: mystery, body, emotions, heart, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Shoe on a Limb
I felt I’d been to hell and back before we reached the reedy flat, where the cattle mobbed before we crossed the stream. Old Harry called me over, taking off his battered hat “This is where she died...Read More
Categories: mystery,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member HOVERING
some have delved in the meaning of life others in the meaning of death but what of the meaning of limbo that hovering between life and death that state of suspension between the two worlds not ready to enter not ready to leave posted on February 23, 2021...Read More
Categories: death, faith, life, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Downstream Time treads
Downstream Time treads tick-ticking; Walks he upward to the woodland, To hermits’ “Evergreen” bookstore, To observe, to feel, and to be with. Dreamy murmuring streams hum, And mystic tip-toeing spirits hiss him; Sooth the sweeping, balmy breezes; And peace...Read More
Categories: books, Lullaby, mystery, nature,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Omen
While sitting in the parlor of our old Victorian home, I watched a group of candles burning bright. The tiny flames would hypnotize me, dancing to and fro, I scarce could let their flickering out of sight. Contemplation found...Read More
Categories: mystery,
Form: Rhyme
The Lady Who Was Classy
There once lived Marilyn Monroe Who was so classy like a bow She was killed by one As an envy stun With a beauty from head to toe! ...Read More
Categories: mystery, beauty, celebrity, death, fashion,
Form: Limerick
If Only I
If Only I Don't you sometimes wonder about what it is They say you got it all but there's something that you miss That certain kind of sparkle ignition to the flame and whilest in sollitude my days remain the same How am...Read More
Categories: mystery, confusion, desire, emotions, lost
Form: Lyric
Collection
She collected her names, family’s names, friends’ names, strangers’ names, and everything which had a name. Her mind was like a basket, able to compress all the names to threads; the threads were too many that they doodled creating knots. “I can...Read More
Categories: mystery, imagery, life, literature, marriage,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Identify Yourself
I was born a Police Officer while others become a Police Officer Name: to identify or recognize Entity: Real or existing My name is: Bobby Jo May Senior 1st Name: Bobby: A Police Officer 2nd Name: Jo: Sweetheart 3rd Name: May:...Read More
Categories: mystery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ONE UP
There's a pack of jokers in your pack ... Smiling, ducking, and dodging ... Lying ... Waiting on the perfect moment to mislead your psyche and attack. So, stay ... ONE UP! Especially now ... For your cup is full... of...Read More
Categories: mystery, blessing, career, dark, deep,
Form: Rhyme

Specific Types of Mystery Poems

Definition | What is Mystery in Poetry?