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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  
Paper World Berger, Emily Narrative books
Four Trees Toppling Over The Dirty River Phillips, Christine Narrative bible, change, creation, destiny,
GOLDEN AUTUMN LEAVES Emery, Judy Narrative abuse, anger, betrayal, dream,
MY OWN WRITTEN PAGES OF ME Emery, Judy Narrative abuse, betrayal, courage, dark,
LOST MY WAY Emery, Judy Narrative betrayal, bible, change, conflict,
THE RAVEN Emery, Judy Narrative betrayal, conflict, dark, dream,
Why are we born in this world Touchton, Shaila Narrative birthday
JUST ONE MORE CHANCE Emery, Judy Narrative anxiety, cry, death, emotions,
SALTY WAVES OF YESTERDAYs Emery, Judy Narrative betrayal, books, dark, dream,
NARCISSISTIC ABUSE Emery, Judy Narrative absence, abuse, betrayal, horror,
HURT Emery, Judy Narrative betrayal, conflict, dark, dream,
OH FATHER AND MOTHER Emery, Judy Narrative betrayal, conflict, dream, loneliness,
A 15-Year-Old Marine johnson, curtis Narrative america, history, kid, memorial
Premium Member Poem Mystic Mystery Wanter, Sunlite Narrative fantasy, imagination
Premium Member Poem Descry Kimathi, Teddy Narrative dark, identity, imagery, life,
A Memorial Day Commemorate Crismond, Steve Narrative america
LIFE MBHELE, TSHEPO Narrative beauty, life, simple
Flickering Flame Rodriguez, Tiani Narrative beauty, death, fire, hurt,
ROYAL GODDESS Emery, Judy Narrative abuse, bereavement, betrayal, conflict,
FORBIDDEN Emery, Judy Narrative abuse, betrayal, corruption, dream,
KNOWLEDGE IS A LOYAL FRIEND TO ME Emery, Judy Narrative devotion, growing up, journey,
The Queen of Darken Dreams Poetic Judy Emery Emery, Judy Narrative anger, betrayal, dark, dream,
I CRY Emery, Judy Narrative betrayal, cry, fear, loss,
Only A Fool Emery, Judy Narrative autumn, bereavement, betrayal, dark,
I prayed for you to hear me Emery, Judy Narrative absence, break up, confusion,
The Prophets Emery, Judy Narrative betrayal, bible, dream, epic,
Bitter Sweet Stewart, Amy Narrative anxiety, art, emotions, stress
Premium Member Poem Las Vegas Baby McGrath, Brenda Narrative adventure, fun, vacation
Premium Member Poem A Few Inches Off Robinson Jr., Freddie Narrative conflict, dark, death, violence
Lock or open bajantri, jagdish Narrative anxiety, courage
Premium Member Poem Delusional reality check Hamilton, John Narrative anxiety, children, happiness, humanity,
Letter to her Maluleke, Sagwadi Narrative lost love, love
Premium Member Poem A Game Of Thorns - Collaboration with Maurice Yvonne B., Carol Narrative addiction, bereavement, body, boyfriend,
Remember Your Roots Warally Chris, Alfonso II Narrative africa, black african american,
Wake Up Call Warally Chris, Alfonso II Narrative africa, dedication, encouraging, how
Premium Member Poem The Hangar Incident McGrath, Brenda Narrative adventure, winter
It is you Noble, Danny Narrative birth, love, mom, mother
Star Girl Berger, Emily Narrative star
Sisters Berger, Emily Narrative sister
Family Noble, Danny Narrative best friend, cute love,
Premium Member Poem Random Musings Kimathi, Teddy Narrative humor, imagery, life, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Anatomy of the Past Kimathi, Teddy Narrative art, dark, imagery, imagination,
Premium Member Poem Another Birth of Day lowe, millard Narrative analogy, bible, black african
Prisoner Rodriguez, Tiani Narrative abuse, bullying, drug, games,
A Study of Life Barclay, Bernard Narrative abuse, anti bullying, bullying,
Premium Member Poem - Psychedelic Whistle Plays a Rhythm Into the Darkness - Smile, Sunshine Narrative dark, evil, fantasy, horror,
The Vietnam War johnson, curtis Narrative america, loss, memorial day,
THIS IS MY TESTIMONY Emery, Judy Narrative confidence, conflict, dream, poetess,
WASTE Emery, Judy Narrative anger, betrayal, conflict, poetess,
BURIED EMOTIONS Emery, Judy Narrative anger, betrayal, conflict, dark,
THE WEB Emery, Judy Narrative betrayal, conflict, courage, judgement,
CHRONIC PAINS Emery, Judy Narrative abuse, anger, betrayal, dark,
CANDLE FLAMES Emery, Judy Narrative anger, betrayal, conflict, dream,
MY QUEEN I AM YOUR KNIGHT Emery, Judy Narrative anger, dark, dream, fantasy,
Hard At Work johnson, curtis Narrative anxiety, appreciation, drink, food,
MY WORDS ARE POWERFUL Emery, Judy Narrative abuse, anger, betrayal, dark,
The Answer to the Question-Which Came First, the Chicken or the Egg Olson, Richard Narrative truth, wisdom
sonnets and souls Drouin, Tom Narrative depression, sad
the night and the aftermath Dickard, Aundrea Narrative allusion, anxiety, depression, pain,
Moonlight in Atlanta Rodriguez, Tiani Narrative day, i love you,
Touching Me Rodriguez, Tiani Narrative beauty, color, hope, imagery,
Drowning Beauty Rodriguez, Tiani Narrative break up, death, girl,
Torturous Games Rodriguez, Tiani Narrative abuse, emotions, feelings, for
Dangerous Love Rodriguez, Tiani Narrative abuse, dark, father daughter,
Never Calle, Maegan Narrative anti bullying, bullying, feelings,
NOW DONALD TRUMP MUST BE PERMANENTLY BARRED AND FURLOUGHED FROM hoar re: WHITEHOUSE - part ii harris, matthew Narrative abuse, america, anger, anxiety,
Premium Member Poem A LIFE AFLOAT Strand, Brian Narrative family, history
Premium Member Poem WHEN THE LARK DEPARTS Strand, Brian Narrative family
Premium Member Poem THE LACE MAKERS Strand, Brian Narrative family
Premium Member Poem Medinah's Circle carmack, rob Narrative best friend, dedication, friendship,
You Noble, Danny Narrative change, deep, depression
Premium Member Poem An Excerpt From a Book I'll Never Write grace, s. Narrative anxiety, break up, conflict,
She Was Only 14 johnson, curtis Narrative abortion, christian, love, mother,
May Visitors Babbit, DM Narrative bird, may, rain
Tempest Brewer, Geoffrey Narrative inspirational, places, storm
People called me mad bajantri, jagdish Narrative appreciation, art, love
Premium Member Poem The Village Warrior Kimathi, Teddy Narrative africa, anxiety, culture, dark,
Instead Terror, Sheer Narrative anger, betrayal, break up,
The Beetle Eribake, Ayomide Narrative africa, child abuse, conflict,
Premium Member Poem Mystery Stew Robinson Jr., Freddie Narrative food, horror, imagery, mystery
He Muniz, Natalya Narrative appreciation, best friend, meaningful
Me Muniz, Natalya Narrative self
Change Muniz, Natalya Narrative beautiful, self
As One Muniz, Natalya Narrative youth
Self Love Muniz, Natalya Narrative appreciation, change, courage, dedication,
Hurricane Meicher, Corinne Narrative anxiety, depression, loneliness, storm
One wrist, then the other abouhamad, jett Narrative death, depression, pain, suicide
Premium Member Poem The Reflection Jumbo, Sandison Narrative anger, bird, humor
Premium Member Poem City of Lakes Goff, James Marshall Narrative happiness
Premium Member Poem Infectious Greed Robinson Jr., Freddie Narrative death, judgement, religious, truth
When Metal Meets Meet Seth, Omotosho Narrative anger, emotions, fate, fear,
Premium Member Poem Psychedelic Whistle Plays a Rhythm into the Darkness Bateman, Gary Narrative dark, evil, fantasy, horror,
Premium Member Poem Ancient Peace Goff, James Marshall Narrative father daughter
Blooming water bajantri, jagdish Narrative absence, angel, anger, beautiful,
Premium Member Poem Spin the Sugar Robinson Jr., Freddie Narrative metaphor, political, spiritual, truth
Premium Member Poem A Faithful Bed - Mental Hospital 3 White, Darren Narrative allegory, funny, humorous, mental
Memories Maluleke, Sagwadi Narrative inspirational, slavery, spoken word,
I Grew Up In A One Roomed Shack Cangua, Itumeleng Narrative memory
Premium Member Poem Depression: An Explanation grace, s. Narrative anxiety, cry, deep, depression,
We Don't Get What We Lost Tab, Sam Narrative love hurts