Life Narrative Poems
These Life Narrative poems are examples of Narrative poems about Life. These are the best examples of Narrative Life poems written by international poets.
The Mountain Man's Lament - BOTH Audio and Text
I stand here, cold and lonely, on this godforsaken mountain,
That stretches from the tiny valley, lying far below,
To well within the clouds of gray that...
A great divide is here
Not, the Grand Canyon
Or our weather from East to West
Or even North to South
But, it is the divide amongst our...
angel, blessing, creation, death,
I dreamt I was running through a beautiful field of flowers, with laughing children all around me. Effortlessly gliding along, smoothly as the breeze. I...
On Small Town Life - BOTH Audio and Text versions
Fifty-seven years ago, when I was but a child, I thought my mom and dad were pretty cool.
The only things they ever did that really...
Separate-ly, Equal-ly, Together-ly
best friend, color, devotion,
What if we'd met at Jackson Memorial in the neonatal ward,
Placed ever so gently, side by side, facing the outside world?
And our parents and relatives...
Get Thee Devil Behind Me
Mabel Jones and her four kids, Tyrese, Sheldon, Christopher, and Myriah (each with different fathers) went to church every Sunday, and the kids attended bible...
She humbly embraced a sweet and sorrowful song of her life; a truthful concord with self-loathing and proclivity.
With wings, mighty unrelenting winds carried her down...
THE PEPPERMAN AND THE ANCIENT ROCK OF WISDOM
adventure, image, imagination, mystery,
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.
The Legend of Justin Case - BOTH Audio and Text
Justin Case - the weirdest guy in the all of Buxton county - did a lot o’ crazy things that most would never try,
Duping a Broker - For a Change - 1st HALF in text - plus FULL AUDIO version
Here's the scoop, friends...
This is, as indicated, the 1st HALF of this fairly lengthy poem. The 2nd half had to be posted...
The Great Escape - BOTH Audio and Text - w-Illustration
The wind was gusting wildly and the sun had disappeared when I would head for work that rather cool and blustery day.
I felt a...
What's Better than Going to Walmart
creation, god, peace, people,
People find 150 million thousand reasons to go to Walmart… me too.
Sometimes, I just go just to go and at times I find myself going...
We Call Him Tiger
No, I don't play golf, nor am I a fan of those who play; ...
Story of Moses Pt 1
After Joseph was laid to rest.
His descendants were in distress.
There arose a new Pharaoh who didn’t know Joseph and Egypt’s history.
He afflicted the Hebrew...
Story of Israel
Almost at the end of Abraham’s life.
Abraham told his servant go seek my son a wife.
He told his servant, “put your hand under my...