People Narrative Poems

These People Narrative poems are examples of Narrative poems about People. These are the best examples of Narrative People poems written by international poets.


Sometimes by Maxie Macdonald
Sometimes


Sometimes it feels like you are the only person in the world!
People all around going their own way
You are surrounded by a bubble separating you...

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Categories: destiny, feelings,

Corruption by Iyanah Neloms
I hate that things aren't the way they were
And I hate that I can't fix it

You would call
I'd answer
We'd talk forever
About things that didn't matter

You...

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Categories: anger, deep, love,



Reconstructed from Fragments by Bleak Willow
As I recall
the physical remains
of [my] childhood 
were left in storage unit number [...]
in [...], a town by a river.

As we drove away,
[never] to return,
dad...

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Categories: childhood,

Cup of Tea by RD McManes
Sometimes I drink tea to remember
fingertips crushing the dried leaves.
I never measure the amount,
adding pinches as I feel the need. 

I let the kettle whistle,
moments...

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Categories: imagery, remember,

Premium MemberMill Wheel by Broken Wings- Dear Heart
The Mill wheel wouldn't turn until the spring,
the workers loaded up all their belongs;
and left for town and to their families,
soon the Mill was quiet...

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Categories: winter,

Premium MemberWe Must Change Our Ways by Jack Ellison

Why are there people in the world

Whose sole purpose is to kill and destroy

When there is so much to be thankful for.

It is beyond my...

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Categories: future,

THE BITTER SCAR OF MY LIFE by NAOREM JENNY
It was Sunday night,
My husband’s family created 
A remarkable unresolvable lifelong scar.
The scar that changed my life.

I can never forget that day,
The day when me...

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Categories: feelings, heartbreak, heartbroken, jealousy,

Premium MemberMickey And Minnie Making Out by Jack Ellison

This is something old Walter never talked about

But I wonder if Mickey and Minnie ever made out

Judging by their physiques might have been quite a...

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Categories: allusion,

Premium Memberanother fish story by doug pederson

posted--no swimming, strong under tows
no guard on duty

what kind of life is that, no swimming 
it’s my life and I don’t need a guard
the sign...

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Categories: funny,

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To Dreamland by curtis johnson
I could see, feel, and hear it.  The fragrance was of an arresting aroma.          ...

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Categories: bible, destiny, dream, faith,

Premium MemberAgainst Those Who Discourage Marian Devotion by Jacqueline R. Mendoza
O Sweet Father Christ, do these people have Your spirit?
Do they please You in acting like this?
Does it please You, when for fear of displeasing...

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Categories: bible, christian, mother, religious,

Johnny and the Wenidgo, Part I by David Welch
Have I ever told you about my friend,
a mechanic by the name of John?
Oh, the countless stories that he can tell
of the hunting trips that...

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Categories: character, horror, humorous, lost,

Premium MemberMORE Glorious Insults by Jack Ellison

If I wanted to kill myself I'd climb your ego
and jump to your IQ

Your birth certificate is an apology letter 
from the condom factory

Looks like...

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Categories: hilarious, humorous,

Premium MemberPlease Do Not Disturb by Amy Sell
On a sunny morning in September 1984
My mom’s best friend Linda drove to the grocery store
With her four-year-old daughter Becky in tow
Listening to the radio,...

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Categories: anxiety, bereavement, car, emotions,

Premium Memberdaisies in a kettle by doug pederson
On the porch of an old farm house near the  east end of Thackeray’s creek
sat a black rusty kettle with daisies, filled in with...

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Categories: appreciation,

Premium MemberInsults You May Use by Jack Ellison

You're not as dumb as people say, you're dumber
Seen people like you before, but had to pay admission
You're so fat, you could sell shade
Do you...

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Categories: funny,

Premium MemberWorking In God's Nurse's Station by Marilyn S Jennings
Working in God’s Nurse’s Station

Over the years I have ministered to baby Christians as
well as seasoned saints in a prayer and prophetic ministry.
The Lord showed...

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Categories: relationship, religion,

WHITE WASH by ollakunle campbell
We heard the wailing 
Sounding from the southern side
Stiffening us to attention
As it echoes
 throughout the land
giving us a bile filled taste 
as we listened...

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Categories: africa, corruption, political,

The Gristmill by curtis johnson
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Categories: childhood, for teens, parents,

The Battle Of Darkness by Poetic Judy Emery
The Battle Of Darkness

I have myself toiled in sadness of darkness
While searching for freedom
searching for truth; 
I spent many hard cold years
the tears that poured...

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Categories: betrayal, conflict, dark, dream,