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Nothing Poems | Examples of Nothing Poetry

Nothing Poems. Below are examples of poems about nothing. This list of poetry about nothing is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of nothing poetry. This list of works about nothing is a great resource for examples of nothing poems and show how to write poems about nothing. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Nothing Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Aunt Sara Catherine Janet Bingham Rhyme nothing, blessing, care, confidence, devotion,
Hopeless brooke noble Free verse nothing, anger,
Worms in the Fruit of God James Fitz-Gerald Free verse nothing, allusion, analogy, confusion, feelings,
Premium Member Poem Nothing But Words Tim Smith Free verse nothing, beauty,
Enemy's vision Cherity Tonga Narrative nothing, anger,
Premium Member Poem True Angels Tom Cunningham Haiku nothing, baby, care, grandson,
Parmer Jimmy Coker Rhyme nothing, america, family,
I am just a problem stephanie warrillow Free verse nothing, anger, anxiety, heartbroken,
Premium Member Poem Be Nina Parmenter Verse nothing, beautiful,
BLACK ICE Edlynn Nau Rhyme nothing, absence, creation, earth,

Nothingness
by Dedu Son
Nothingness is where I live,
It stands in the middle of life,
It is not between love and hate;
Reason and irrationality;
Truth and false…

The void in itself is...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, emotions,

Talk
by Casarah Nance
She likes to talk

    her voice moves in spiderweb ways

feeling like crinkled newspaper
     on a dry desert of...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, character, voice,

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Challenges
by Edmund Siejka
CHALLENGES

By Edmund Siejka

He faced a challenge 
That forced him to use all his abilities
But doubt clouded his judgement
Caution gave way to uncertainty.
Needing help
He recalled these...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, life,

Pen Paper Couple- 4th Anniversary Special Poem
by PYG's Whisper
They call my style old boring art 
But please tell me what they know about me? 
When I say “slam” everybody looks at me and...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, art, career, dream, poetry,

Waves of Emotions - Our Vital, Vivavious Vow
by J.W. Earnings
I glance at your poker face
You still say I am a disgrace
Leave me with a trace of hope

I don't mind,
Being so blind

I don't mind
If I...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, angst,

A Chicago Love Story
by curtis johnson

         There was once a road not taken for complicated reasons
      ...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, chicago, race, romance,

Nothing Lost
by Kurt Philip Behm
A four year endeavor
A lifetime of pain
The hours put in
Always fighting the strain

One hundredth of a second
Your dream crashes down
The spoils eluded
Someone else with the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, courage, devotion,

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Just The Two Of Us
by Curtis Moorman
JUST THE TWO OF US

We two together were meant to be
You are the only one for me
If I searched the world over
I'd never find a...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, beauty, emotions, firework, for

Caterpillar
by Colette Dright
The caterpillar she crawls around and around
Wondering when he'll come home to lay his head down
She cooked and cleaned and is awaiting for he
But there...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, break up, change, happiness,

This One Is Mine, Part II
by David Welch
..Nobody in that neighborhood
knew what happened to those three,
but they all scoffed in disgust
when Neal staggered high down the street.
He had been in and out...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, corruption, encouraging, forgiveness, religious,

While In A Transcendent State
by matthew harris
I comfortably position
     derriere with pride
(all cheekiness ass side)
lightly seat dated, inside
ideally with bifocals removed,
     recalling "Plato's...

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Elegiac Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, allusion, flying, happy, inspirational,

What to Believe
by Richard Ramette
WHAT TO BELIEVE

Imagination!
powerful brain creation
that can seem quite real
has been used to fashion gods
and other scary notions

memory function!
amazing brain retrieval
of past happenings
that may or may...

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Tanka | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, 12th grade, atheist, happiness,

AMPLIFIED
by Allan Terry
WORDS DECRIBED THIS
THEY DID NOTHING TO
DETAIL, WHAT THE EYE
REALLY SEE'S
I POSTURED MYSELF TO REDEFINE
EXPERIENCE
I POSTURED MYSELF TO DESCRIBE
 WHAT WAS BEFORE ME
IT MAKES EVERYTHING BEFORE...

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Epithalamium | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, analogy, art, creation, encouraging,

Where Is Your Mind
by Eric Nelson Manley Shelman
Where Is Your Mind?

Where is your mind?
Is it way out there in the clouds of smoking cigarettes and cigars?
Is it way out there in the...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, adventure, allegory, analogy, desire,

Three Wishes
by Dedu Son
In an antique shop, I bought an old lamp,
This particular evening I had nothing to do; 
That’s when I decided to give it a good...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, abuse, dream, peace, poverty,

To A Beloved Husband Recently Passed
by Ida Campbell
It is eight months since you went away,
my husband whom I loved in a special way.
At times I was quick,
you were the same--
but we knew...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, appreciation, celebration, death of

Nothing stays the same
by John Hamilton
NOTHING STAYS THE SAME

I feel…the tide roll in…
As it crashes on the shore
I’ve never felt so battered before
I felt the tide roll in

I see…the tide...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, break up, conflict, leaving,

adversary rhyme
by darren risden
Little miss muffet sat on her tuffet
Alone with no one to play
Along came a spider that hid just behind her
Keeping well clear of the fray
Little...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, nursery rhyme,

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Whys and Wherefores
by Jim Slaughter
You're gone now,
But when I think of us, as I often do,
Sometimes I ponder why did you choose me?
What did you see in me?
You used...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, love, memory,

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Something New
by Jesse Rowe
I'm stranded on a sailboat 
in the doldrums of my mind,
but there's comfort within jail though 
when I know just what I'll find.

There's nothing new....

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nothing, change,