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Narrative Poems | Examples of Narrative Poetry

Narrative Poems. Below are examples of narrative poems. This list of poems in the narrative form of poetry is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of narrative poems or a list of narrative poetry. These examples illustrate what narrative poems look like and its form. There is also a link below to the definition of narrative and a page where you can discuss it.

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
feelings Kyle, Rouna Narrative love, nice, poems, romantic,
CONFUSED ABOUT YOU Emery, Judy Narrative abuse, adventure, betrayal, dream,
Short Change Linney, Gary Gene Narrative world
FANTASY QUEEN Emery, Judy Narrative adventure, anxiety, betrayal, change,
Criminal in paradise Abai, Yoni Narrative addiction, emotions, feelings, heartbreak,
Where there is Dubarry, Roxanne Narrative abuse, america, anger, animal,
Speak it out Abai, Yoni Narrative addiction, confusion, dedication, depression,
Odyssey from Africa 3c4a Salmon, Phil Narrative adventure, africa, epic, fantasy,
THE OLD STAINED GLASS Emery, Judy Narrative angel, betrayal, cry, dream,
HAUNTING ME ALL MY LIFE Emery, Judy Narrative angel, animal, anxiety, betrayal,
Premium Member Poem Gods Treatment Hardison, John Narrative christian, god, inspirational, religious
MS SWAN Emery, Judy Narrative adventure, journey, mystery, together,
BOX OF NOTES AT MY DOOR Emery, Judy Narrative bereavement, betrayal, conflict, confusion,
THE MIND IS POWERFUL Emery, Judy Narrative adventure, allusion, beautiful, best
GOD'S MISTAKE Ja, Ja Narrative bereavement, death, grief, heartbreak
HE BEWITCHED ME Emery, Judy Narrative art, beauty, confusion, cry,
Premium Member Poem Dragons Dance Zorn , Jessica Narrative dark, drug
UNMANAGEABLE SEA Emery, Judy Narrative allusion, angel, anger, betrayal,
My Heart Is Naked and Broken Emery, Judy Narrative absence, abuse, angel, betrayal,
In The Shadows johnson, curtis Narrative absence, change, how i
Odyssey from Africa 3b Salmon, Phil Narrative adventure, africa, fantasy, history,
You broke my heart three times to none Ahmed, Wardah Narrative heartbreak, love
The Turtle With The Carving On Its Back Phillips, Christine Narrative angel, animal, beauty, christian,
A SPECK Ja, Ja Narrative analogy, feelings
Space Berger, Emily Narrative society, space
That's Crazy johnson, curtis Narrative humorous, wisdom
Odyssey from Africa 3a Salmon, Phil Narrative adventure, africa, fantasy, history,
Premium Member Poem Sixty Pink Flamingos Rose, Mystic Narrative inspirational
Premium Member Poem Jeosefat Rose, Mystic Narrative humorous
LIFE Ja, Ja Narrative destiny, life, spiritual
Mother River Phillips, Christine Narrative blessing, character, courage, creation,
Words Of Hope johnson, curtis Narrative care, christian, community, encouraging,
Premium Member Poem Pinkerton Morley Shaw, Kevin Narrative age, bio, character, fashion,
Premium Member Poem Coyote Spirit Animal Rose, Mystic Narrative analogy
Crime Of Passion Abuelo, Matthew Narrative conflict, political
Odyssey from Africa 1b 2 Salmon, Phil Narrative adventure, africa, betrayal, history,
Premium Member Poem What's That in the Lawn McGrath, Brenda Narrative beauty, flower, garden, happy,
MEANING Ja, Ja Narrative life, wisdom
Premium Member Poem A Father's Day Story Rose, Mystic Narrative fathers day
A PROSTITUTE'S SOLILOQUY BHARDWAJ, POOJA Narrative abuse, fear, how i
The Sun Is Shining On Me Again Phillips, Christine Narrative angel, beauty, confidence, destiny,
Premium Member Poem Lamb and Lion Martin, Jeff Narrative encouraging, religious
Premium Member Poem London Bridges Ward, Julia Narrative introspection
YOURS and MINE Ja, Ja Narrative courage, discrimination, wisdom
Odyssey from Africa 1a Salmon, Phil Narrative adventure, africa, history, humanity,
The Pulley R. V., Ram Narrative conflict
Premium Member Poem Your Silence hurt me Frank, Mark Narrative love
Death of Students On June 16 POET, Drencho Narrative violence
LOVE FOR THE BRAVE NYAGA, LEWIS Narrative hurt, love, love hurts
Blood of Our Youth POET, Drencho Narrative violence
The 1976 Pain POET, Drencho Narrative pain
Premium Member Poem Home Kimathi, Teddy Narrative africa, culture, home, imagery,
JUST A THOUGHT Ja, Ja Narrative analogy, confusion, humanity
Sled Dog Welch, David Narrative adventure, dog, friendship, snow,
Lonely Capua, Mikedaniel Narrative break up, cry, emotions,
Victory Woods, or The Battle of Saratoga Welch, David Narrative america, freedom, history, independence
BIAFRA: 1967 IN 2017 Caleb, Jacob Narrative africa
Premium Member Poem Of Meager Means Robinson Jr., Freddie Narrative desire, feelings, love, romantic
Swim Baby Swim Phillips, Christine Narrative adventure, beauty, creation, earth,
Akecheta Crisci, Andrew Narrative adventure, america, beauty, creation,
Landscapes - Merging with the lilies Gangabissoon, Anoucheka Narrative appreciation, art, beautiful, how
Gears Stewart, Anastasia Narrative betrayal, heartbreak, lost, love
Premium Member Poem A Still Chime-1995 Cozart, Dale Gregory Narrative mystery, suicide
Birth and Death POET, Drencho Narrative birth, death
Premium Member Poem My Old Companions Wanter, Sunlite Narrative appreciation, tree
Farewell To An Old Friend Chamatete , Kunda Narrative age, best friend, brother,
When you leave me bajantri, jagdish Narrative absence, love hurts
I Have No Friends In College cohen-breen, keely Narrative cool, desire, friend, i
Premium Member Poem An Excerpt From a Book I'll Never Write 2 grace, s. Narrative absence, anxiety, betrayal, break
Premium Member Poem A Rainy Day Rant McGrath, Brenda Narrative humorous, memory, rain, relationship
Prayer For LGBTD Community And Kathy Griffin Vitale, Mario Narrative allah, america, anxiety, appreciation
Premium Member Poem Sgt Shultz Defense Robinson Jr., Freddie Narrative humorous, patriotic, soldier, war
Premium Member Poem The Best Laid Plans McGrath, Brenda Narrative family, funny, humorous, sister
Premium Member Poem In The Garden of Evil lowe, millard Narrative allegory, analogy, betrayal, imagery,
Insanity Stewart, Anastasia Narrative addiction, betrayal, conflict, crazy,
Love MALEKUTU, REUBEN Narrative appreciation, beautiful, cute love,
Great search bajantri, jagdish Narrative allusion, art
Weep For Your Son Phillips, Christine Narrative community, destiny, earth, leadership,
Friend Dechert, Jhade Narrative fear, feelings, first love,
Masterpiece Dechert, Jhade Narrative anger, art, hurt, murder,
A Bag Of Chips johnson, curtis Narrative children, christian, family, love
Kama Sutra bajantri, jagdish Narrative beautiful, fantasy, romance
Premium Member Poem Little Sammy Wings, Broken Narrative bullying
Premium Member Poem Art of Forgetting Kimathi, Teddy Narrative conflict, deep, freedom, life,
Premium Member Poem Touch a Stranger's Heart Kimathi, Teddy Narrative depression, imagery, life, pain,
Premium Member Poem Baggage in our Bones Kimathi, Teddy Narrative conflict, deep, emotions, feelings,
The Clouds Rolled Away Phillips, Christine Narrative analogy, angel, community, destiny,
Premium Member Poem In Paris Wings, Broken Narrative lust, passion, romantic, surreal
GONE TOO SOON Toluwalope Gideon, Adeniji Narrative abuse, child abuse, pain,
Premium Member Poem Labyrinth Kimathi, Teddy Narrative dark, fantasy, horror, imagery,
One Intimidating Look johnson, curtis Narrative dark, evil, fear, hate
Premium Member Poem Lowering of the bar Smith, David Narrative bereavement, betrayal, blue, celebration,
Personal but unpack bajantri, jagdish Narrative absence, age, culture, cute
Premium Member Poem Locked in the Cemetery McGrath, Brenda Narrative funny, humorous, memorial day
SHE WAS LOVED BY MANY NYAGA, LEWIS Narrative death, for her
I spoke to a Cambodian Barclay, Bernard Narrative corruption, political
My father, Edgar Schmidt, Isveig Narrative absence, abuse, children, destiny,
THE PROMISED LAND phala, manyama Narrative bible, books, destiny, emotions,
Premium Member Poem A Tree Barter, Denis Narrative nature
Paper World Berger, Emily Narrative books