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Poetry Poems | Examples of Poems about Poetry

Poems about Poetry? Yes! These are examples of all types of poems written about poetry. This list of poetry poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of poetry. 
Loveless
Depression vol 13 ~ Loveless How dull I feel, writing of the same eternal misery like all those before me; All my fellow poets, or the regretful artists lyrics, that forever seem to plea, As fickle as a...Read More
Categories: poetry, depression, emotions, loneliness, lonely,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member My Writing Passion
"Every secret memory, every experience in life, every thought and every sadness can be written within the words of a poem." ...Read More
Categories: art, poetry, writing,
Form: Free verse
Pen and a paper
Like a finger and a nail, we have a relationship. Nothing pale, but great as we make contact. Like a key on a door, the importance we serve As we mate like red imported fire ants, We produce words,...Read More
Categories: poetry, cute love, emotions, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Distinct Ballet
Sometimes I throw my quill in rage while feeling mocked by empty page. I read such vibrant poetry in awe, and ask how can this be? Fresh imagery splashed on the page ...Read More
Categories: butterfly, poetry, uplifting,
Form: Couplet
MY POETIC FLIGHT
Birds are poets in flight, I fly ethereal write in poetry life...!...Read More
Categories: poetry, adventure, allegory, allusion, metaphor,
Form: Haiku



Premium Member I Long to Write a Poem
I long to write a poem with lasting impact One to be remembered long after I’m gone Simple, realistic, meaningful, not abstract Probably from a real-life experience drawn. One to be remembered long after I’m gone A poem recited by...Read More
Categories: desire, poetry, writing,
Form: Pantoum
Have You Seen The Cotton Man
He don't live down your way. He dwells in another day he will never let you into. His face is white but not bright - yellow age has mildewed his smile. The house on the hill is not his, but he won't let...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse
Blue News
We need a black shiny piano a golden Sax, a smoky mind drinking blue air. Outside a mythical speak-easy train wrecks are on a loop. The green dollar of a once green dream has become a sickly chihuahua on life-support. Here in this...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse
Awake in the Dream
I’m no Neo, have no special powers, but it happens, a person finds that inner voice ...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse
A Summer of Rage
I Had a sick vision; all the aborted blastopore, blastula, embryo’s and limb budding fetuses irradicated this year so far we’re making their slow painful way past the Supreme Courts. Some carried clusters of not-differentiated cells in their undeveloped arms, most were...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse
The Last Crusade
Most of his mature life had been a process of recoiling and mending. Until late he had not suspected that this prolonged retreat had been his lot. He thought he was building bricks, constructing a living edifice while in realty he was engaged in an...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse
Road Rage
To the left and right of him crowds raged, protested, chanted, pleaded, sloganized, stigmatized and demonized. The center of the road seemed empty yet there a child stood alone irresolutely. "Mr.," it asked, "Why do people form groups, gangs, identifying as ethnic identities, factions or...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse
Leaving
Left at 9am, hit the rush hour crawled a few miles then warp speed to 40 mph. Pick up some gas station coffee. Reaching into glove box spill said coffee over pants. Made the freeway pissed off and squabbling, 10 miles on still bickering. It's our vacation the...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse
Dazed
Last week on Wednesday I was thinking the same thought I am thinking today. Time gets dazed out of mind, gets rotated and recycled. Each day is a next card in an unshuffled pack. The repetition is comforting a pillow for a dazed...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse
land mower
a growler is running clouds are being mown down then replanted inside wind-scapes Popping seeds crunch together spill their fill into the air a word on the lip of imagination is chopped out of existence ears ring ...Read More
Categories: poetry,
Form: Free verse

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