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New Years Day Poems | Examples of New Years Day Poetry

New Years Day Poems - Examples of all types of new years day 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 new years day.

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Flash light
Flashes like rainbow sunlight lit Shone her belligerent facade The sheriff headlamps rays Subsided into quest Then at last her secret broke out Like mucus from a stayed baked bread 5/26/2020 HEXASTICH IT Poetry Contest Nette Onclaud ...Read More
Categories: new years day, abuse, bereavement, betrayal, murder,
Form: Verse



Premium Member The Century's Wake
The Century’s Wake by Michael R. Burch (lines written at the close of the 20th century and introduction of the 21st century) Take me home. The party is over, the century passed—no time for a lover. And my heart grew...Read More
Categories: new years day, celebration, december, firework, new
Form: Verse
Coming undone
this very night unfolds the darkness as the stitches of memory unravel with time I see you in the loop of mind on the threads of thoughts trying to poke holes in my existence I feel you ripping me apart at the seams my...Read More
Categories: dark, new years day,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Terrible Timing
Teresa!?! ~Tanner! Terribly ...Read More
Categories: new years day, boyfriend, celebration, girlfriend, new
Form: Alliteration
Another toast
Pitter Patter a Matter of Splatter as Spirits covet caress thin ice "Straw sir"? "Just a finger stir", is Every bit as nice A Year of Happy News!...Read More
Categories: new years day, celebration, holiday, new years
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Why I don't make new year's resolutions
I am scaling a mossy wall whilst plate-spinning and playing the bagpipes. [On distant asphalt, a side-plate smashes.] Before I know it, it’s January 1st. “I will now also paint the wall as I climb!” I proclaim. [My bagpipes flail like a spent...Read More
Categories: new years day, january, new year, new
Form: Free verse
Premium Member New Year's Day wrapped in a present
New Year's day came wrapped in a present A Chicago sky with a message so pleasant The warm friendship of the sun as ever-higher it rose Heaven's pink...Read More
Categories: meaningful, new years day,
Form: Couplet
Hog Jowls and Black-Eyed Peas
It was a meal that my late mom cooked but it sure didn't please. Every New Year Day, Mom cooked hog jowls and black-eyed peas. I always ate it but it was something that I didn't enjoy...Read More
Categories: new years day, food, new year, new
Form: Rhyme
SPIC AND SPAN YEAR
Like the chick breaks out of it's shell Like a butterfly emerges out of it's cocoon Like the painter with a clean canvass Like a new born with prospects So is the new year handed you An untrodden Decade Take the...Read More
Categories: new years day, destiny, growth, new year,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Season Desist
Halloween - it starts Thanksgiving eats, Christmas treats, New Year's: Just. Say. No. Written 1 Jan 2020...Read More
Categories: new years day, christmas, food, holiday, new
Form: Senryu
Premium Member A Sporting Poetic Exhibition
Today West Ham Went Berserk And Bournemouth Lost Its Shirt No Need for A Cover Since Jason Was Sent Home to His Mother So Far, Its Four That the Hammies Have Scored This Will Put...Read More
Categories: new years day, appreciation, dream, football, funny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An Interpretive New Year
On this night We have in sight A new year filled with intellectual challenging delight Just open a book And take a look There may be some fictional information that can be found And entertaining...Read More
Categories: new years day, america, books, image, imagination,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member New Year's ReCycling Journey
Stepping into a new year, especially one calling for 20/20 revision reform not retribution for anger's past but restoration of WinLeft/WinRight bicameral sanctuary, Stepping into a new ZeroZone Asylum, positive deviance from leftbrain competitions deductive, predicting reductive, business as usual. Positive left/right harmonic...Read More
Categories: new years day, happiness, health, journey, joy,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Twenty-Twenty
Twenty-Twenty By Franklin Price 01/01/2020 It now is twenty-twenty Gone are the twenty-teens With hog jowels and black-eyed peas Maybe even pork and beans Gone the second decade Of Century twenty-one Welcome in the roaring twenties That Congress, early, has begun There is some confusion Of...Read More
Categories: new years day,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member NEW YEAR-
It is but naught a new year For alas this be In the quaint Darkness we fear For be it unto us be New day New way Old fears New tears New year Old Darkness becomes new New Darkness shuns the light Thank God it...Read More
Categories: new years day, appreciation, beautiful, encouraging, forgiveness,
Form: Rhyme

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