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Rasp Poems | Examples of Rasp Poetry

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List of Rasp Poems

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Premium Member Poem Siberian Wind Andrew Travis Rubaiyat rasp, allegory, december, farewell, grief,
Premium Member Poem Yesterday's Gristmill The Grahamburglar Free verse rasp, environment, memory, music, nature,
Premium Member Poem Asp Gershon Wolf Light Verse rasp, humorous, word play, words,
Premium Member Poem A love story Jeff Kantor Lyric rasp, beauty, black love, dark,
Premium Member Poem Breathing Death Dear Heart Rhyme rasp, death,
Ruins Of Transformation Subimal Sinha-Roy Rhyme rasp, relationship, time,
To See Marlena, Part I David Welch Cowboy rasp, betrayal, death, devotion, history,
An Hour Bernard F. Asuncion Acrostic rasp, birthday,
For Honor, Part III David Welch Narrative rasp, evil, faith, family, father
Silence The Night Jane Shields Lyric rasp, abuse, dream, night,

Winter Blues
by Marsha Smith
The Manzanita clacks in 
gelid breezes
like the clap of clacking bones. 

Reddish painted branches 
reach their grey, bent shadows 
on stone from

hulking, brewing
drifting welkins.

Peeling, crackled,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, blue, dark, feelings, solitude,

The Bath
by Douglas Brown
      The Bath

My mother arrives
Letting in briefly
the dim Cleveland sun.
Her fingers are red-raw.

Without listening 
I know my job
And I get...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, childhood, family,

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Cautionary Tale
by Madison Demetros
You are a cautionary tale, 
uncommitted, a facade of a loyal boy 
whom I could consider my rock.

How you keep my rapids, of emotion at...

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Ode | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, cute love, first love,

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N'Iron
by Ian Love

  N'Iron


  strife riven island corner, rough hewn by rival visitation
  vexed, looking in, looking out, on the edge of places to...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, community, culture, destiny, history,

In my Garden
by Reggae Magnet
 
I saw the bees 
Take nectar from the trees
Their pollen sacks
Matching the hue
Of a tree I planted
In the autumn dew
Now stands proudly aloft
Shading the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, allusion, how i feel,

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MYTHICAL LYRE
by nette onclaud

in meadows more verdant than evergreen
there is but an Orphic lyre that tingles
in dream’s delight,
haunting, husking, heaving
the songs my soul cannot reach
except in interludes of...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, music, mystery, uplifting,

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For Stone To Swim
by Gregory R Barden
I, cold ... cold as stone ...
But is that not befitting such as I?
Once, merely common, hidden deep in the earth,
Still, my quality made itself...

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Personification | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, art, ocean, sea,

Transformation
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
The hands held warmly, the faces face
The eyes meet gently, the distance fuses
The closeness grows with vibrant grace.

The hands fisted tightly, the faces distort 
The...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, relationship,

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And a Last One to Forget - Collaboration with Chris Green
by Darren White
The mornings hurt
once supple now rusty
quick wits halt groaning
as curtains revert the sunlight
that makes its way to the stage
overhead thinking at a microphone
creaking voice -...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, drink, music,

Black to Gold
by Anita Marie Valverde
My dreary eyes lose focus
My voice begins to rasp
Tell tale signs of a user
Those who know need not ask
But for you who question my demeanor...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, addiction, truth,

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A Windfall of Birds
by Dale Gregory Cozart
Give me a void 
filled with the absence 
of human voices.
Let there be a windfall of birds
and the chime of water 
for sound.
Insert the idle...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, fantasy, nature,

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Violin
by Darren White
Closing my eyes I can see you again
My whirligig, dancing as if on water
Not watching my fingers play
Bow loosely threaded like your dancing hair
Red reflected...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, lonely, muse, romance, romantic,

Waiting for you to die so that I can get a cat
by Rebecca Huxley
Sitting, I am graceful
Still,
And ever paceful. 
I am waiting.
Waiting for you to die. 
I let loose a slow soft purr
-I am content at the thought...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, bereavement, husband, loneliness, pets,

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A Sensual Rasp
by Darren White
In the sometimes so gloomy mornings
I think of you
Outside shrouds of water drape themselves
Around formless people who hurry
with their umbrellas, incomplete rooms
that offer only transitory...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, funny, health, love, romantic,

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VINTAGE BOOKS
by nette onclaud


My Grandpa was inimitable… uncommon.
He could make a story out of a passing wind
and have me crying, giggling like an imp--
this God-given knack could spin...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, books, grandfather,

Garden Guests
by Genevieve Mika-Stevens
A post from the past.....just trying to put down all the ones I have written but deleted when I left the site for a while......this...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, animal, earth, education, kids,

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b,w,m
by Patricia Lawton
Busy Wee Mouse.

Clean,clean,clean, spruce,spruce, spruce.
That's all I do all day long around my wee house.
I wouldn't mind if its Bobtail Rabbit he'd invited home for...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, children, fun,

To Apollo
by A.E. Rivenbark
Fair Apollo, may I borrow your golden lyre
So I might strum a heavenly chord full of fire
Else, let me pluck a laurel from your grove
Towards...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, art, creation, motivation, muse,

I SURRENDERED IT ALL
by Kim Rodrigues
I SURRENDERED IT ALL

Aroused my thoughts with conversation, Love,
related to the subject of:            ...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, love, lust, passion,

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THE CHRONICLES OF A PHONOPHOBIC
by Cyndi MacMillan
                        ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rasp, fear, life, people,