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Perspective Poems | Examples of Perspective Poetry

Perspective Poems - Examples of all types of perspective 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 perspective.
Premium Member Kalis Long Game
("Tree of Life", 2013, original pen and ink) Kali's Long Game The dark age, Kali Yuga of Hindu lore, Is not a generation or two Or even a millennia or so By Western measure It is part four of an epic...Read More
Categories: history, perspective, spiritual,
Form: Narrative

Premium Member The Cycle of Past, Present, And Future
I left the past, in all its fullness, thinking, surely life isn’t complete. Next came the present, a flower in full bloom; it is so sweet. The past, a mere seed: it...Read More
Categories: perspective, change, destiny, future, imagery,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member still swaying
if you're late meeting friends don't buy a newer watch just get newer friends...Read More
Categories: perspective, allusion, analogy, change, conflict,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member sway
at night slept on dreams at day wake to nightmares so sleepwalk and daydream...Read More
Categories: perspective, allusion, analogy, change, conflict,
Form: Senryu
Two magpies
Two magpies By Michelle Morris 28/07/2023 I see two for joy Two magpies in the garden Enjoying the sunshine Inspired by the moments Two as a pair Love and happiness Inspiring our joy Blessings and gladness Two as a couple Joined in time and space We are...Read More
Categories: perspective, bird, blessing, environment, inspirational,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Gaslit
("Snake II", 2015, original block print) Gaslit In these times of constant parading The emperor in his new gown Sets the fashion for the whole world Everywhere you look People blindly proclaiming the nakedly absurd With confidence born in numbers. Now basic biological...Read More
Categories: perspective, society,
Form: Narrative
Kill one man and you go to the gallows Kill one hundred and you’re lauded a hero Intention like rain falls on mountain and plain The one flowing downward —the other to drain (Dreamsleep: November, 2023) ...Read More
Categories: death, perspective, war,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Taking A Look Inside
Should a man dare to look within? Search secret places of hidden sin? The lack of which could be exhilarating, But those long loss, debilitating. Even those revealed can be a gift, Confession, forgiveness, they could give a lift. Or an...Read More
Categories: forgiveness, imagination, introspection, perspective,
Form: Sonnet
Good Money
Born in spirit, Money is good and useful, Seen all beautiful....Read More
Categories: gospel, money, perspective, spiritual,
Form: Haiku
How much in our life do we copy/paste and what is the effect of it? You can copy/paste pictures, my energy, my attitude, my emotions, my spiritual growth, but what is it about copying? You...Read More
Categories: perspective, how i feel, people,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Deserted
Once a thriving town now dust devils curl and tumble on the broken...Read More
Categories: absence, imagery, perspective, places,
Form: Free verse
The Thunder
Can you grasp the thunder? Can you hide its flashes from an overflowing river? Can you pay your river Life a hideous win? Can you call yourself a mercenary who is stained? I want to tag you under the...Read More
Categories: perspective, extended metaphor, imagery, lust,
Form: Free verse
The Accountability
No one gives you food When you're able to do so, Work out your own good....Read More
Categories: perspective, philosophy, truth, wisdom,
Form: Haiku
Handsome Spirit
We'll become handsome, When God's spirit will lives Within you relieves....Read More
Categories: desire, faith, perspective, truth,
Form: Haiku
The Infringement
When someone condemn, Which is not, which really not, Unjustly a rat....Read More
Categories: abuse, innocence, perspective, power,
Form: Haiku

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