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Night Poems | Examples of Night Poetry

Night Poems. Below are examples of poems about the night. This list of night poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of night poetry. This list of works about night is an excellent resource for examples on how to write night poems.

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List of Night Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
A Sad Song Goran Rahim Rhyme blue, crush, good night,
Magically Pixie Dust Free verse night,
Premium Member Poem RETREAT Line Gauthier Free verse night, abuse, betrayal, conflict, morning,
Ticket to Heaven Chris Green Rhyme good night,
Midnight Snowfall K.R. Wonder Rhyme imagery, nature, night, simple,
Premium Member Poem Sipping Cider With My Sweetheart CayCay Jennings Free verse character, christmas, good night,
Take me again Chris Green Free verse good night, sensual,
LIGHTING UP A WINTER NIGHT Ann Gilmour Rhyme dark, night, winter,
Forever True Chris Green Rhyme good night,
Self-Reflection at Night Cameron Coolidge Quatrain night, dream, lost, love, memory,

THE BLEND
by Marugu Mo
This small town will be our end
Don’t you know that these walls
See and tell, these vibrant facades
I saw you dance and fall
Trappings of a time...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: night, kiss, lost love, love,

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The Christmas Bench
by Dear Heart
It had snowed all of Christmas day-
Most of my beloved are gone now,
so in the park I stroll and stray;
where snow has fallen on each...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas, night, snow,

Wishing upon a star
by Chris Green

Wishing upon a star 



I made a wish upon a star
this evening in the sky
To send my love to where you are
as it goes shooting...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: good night,

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Tethered to Sleep, Still
by Edward Ibeh

 Sometimes we wake up at dawn
    Tethered to sleep, reluctant
         To cut off...

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Dodoitsu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: morning, night, perspective, sleep,

Sung in the key of our love
by Chris Green

Sung in the key of our love


Dancing an evening of splendor
You in my arms for a while
Lips that now beg me surrender
Blushing a euphoric smile

Melodies...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: good night,

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Night Grammar
by ilene bauer
I am a curled up comma
When I sleep, so give me pause.
I’m sentenced to insomnia
Which grips me in its clause.

I’m subject to a poor night’s...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: night, word play,

Night Fears
by Alison Douglas
Waking at night, suddenly,
Silence and darkness,
Save the whisper of the wind
And a faint glow of orange light.
The familiar clutch of fear,
Always there.

But fear of what?
The...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anxiety, night,

The Gift
by Pixie Dust

Beyond day
the carpet ride 
of night 

watch 
the  stars, 
they own
light 

that cannot,  
hide....

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: night,

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Losing My Way
by Sandra Weiss
The wind, blowing the mist onto my face.
it cools my skin, flushed from my tears.
A refreshing wind, my tears, now erased,
if only it could do...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: night, confusion, dark, lonely, lost,

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He Left At Midnight
by Heidi Sands
**FICTION**

He left at midnight
As it struck my heart
With the deepest pain
How could we be apart?

He left at midnight
Hollow sounds, left behind
Bursting tears fell
With nothing to...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: heartbreak, loss, night, sad,

SCARY SOUNDS OF NATURE
by Ann Gilmour
Swirling, whirling, twirling
Hurling, throwing, tossing
Words describe the gale force wind
travelling overhead
Making it impossible
to sleep inside my bed
Outside there is chaos
flying pots are all around
Delicate plants...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: night, november, scary, wind,

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When love Reigns
by Yzzy Leign
Colorful letters that forms the word
That makes this heart of mine turns Gold
It jumps, it dances waking its neighborhoods
A midnight call! You should! You should!

Bottomless...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: confusion, desire, love, night,

Sonnet Vampire
by Serenity Nightingale
Offer yourself to me,
That is why you are here.
But if it is too much you can flee.
There are other humans who can disappear.

I can smell...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: dark, fear, gothic, night,

Sharing our dreams
by Chris Green

Sharing our dreams 

~

Gently we lie
under cosmic glowing shimmers
Satin and sheen
on this moonlit night divine

Feeling the touch
of your skin as soft as whispers
Tasting your lips
sweet...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: good night,

The Red Umbrella Hideout
by Debjani Mitra
It was a dark wet night...rain over head..
Sheltered us close.....an umbrella red.
Breathing moonlight ....in your silent air.
My eyelids closed ..inside your hug and care.

The fragrance...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: night, cute love, drink, kiss,

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Charmed Slumber 8X8
by Eve Roper
In the midst of midnight twilight 
sleep meekly fades in the moonlight. 
Umber earth and men encumber, 
nature’s chatter, charmed in slumber.
Tranquil dreams of peace,...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: animal, earth, night, people,

November Kisses
by Chris Green

November Kisses

November kisses arrive in the sunset
Lips ever sweet flutter soft on my skin
Lost in the sigh of a ending day whisper
Sharing a moment about...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: good night,

Cricket from Kalamazoo
by Timothy McGuire
There is a young cricket from Kalamazoo
Who always knows just what to do
Is to rub his legs and chirp tonight
To make beautiful music all night
For...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: animal, eve, music, night,

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Sleep
by Sherry Asbury

Oh, to be in my little room
where I can dream and sleep,
as up the pallet of my walls
shadow-brushes creep.
Lands and lives and lifetimes 
appear and...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: good night,

Black Powder - Contest
by Lycia Harding
Black Powder
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He waits offstage, his posture tense,
his gaze locked on the audience -
his first in years.

He blots the sweat that wets his face,
then walks onstage...

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Tail-rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: dark, death, good night,