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Recollection Poems - Poems about Recollection

Recollection Poems - Examples of all types of poems about recollection to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for recollection.
Premium Member S-O-S Suture of the Soul
...How can you be in the present If you live in the past? How can you move forward If yesterday is where you stand fast If history is where you erect your martyrs mast How can you expect to last?......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, life,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Mornng Rain and Storm
... The gentle patter of morning rain against the window, is like a cat’s padded paw tapping to come in. The spell of sleep is too seductive and I roll over and fall into a dark crevic......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, dream,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Finding What Was Lost
...“It’s in there!” The frizzy haired woman insisted with mirth in her eye. “But, how?” I asked beseechingly. She gave a mischievous laugh from impish lips in reply And then skipped merrily on he......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, appreciation, emotions, family, loss,
Form: Free verse
Put Aside
...You fall out of an old paperback, of a sudden, a recollection gazing back into my eyes. An image of a past love, a love not lost, but only misplaced, flutters now in faded Kodachrome. I wo......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, poetry,
Form: Free verse
January 13th 2024 Happy Lxv-th birthday Matthew Scott Harris
...January 13th 2024 - Happy Lxv-th birthday Matthew Scott Harris date of conception:? ~ Late March – mid April 1958. date of parturition: January xiii, mcmlix. date of expiration:? January i, emi......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, age, appreciation, birthday, celebration,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Kamille Corry-Tear in the Wind
...Cornflower eyes are selfie-less. My copper-toned hair, conspicuous. My playful scarf binds my cares, Softly flits about My windblown countenance. I lose myself in perspicacity, Alluring and eni......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, art,
Form: Ekphrasis
Life is a song
...Life is a song, where you are the deep breathtaking words of your heartbeats, in mellifluous melodies that play every day, beneath starlight and the shimmering sun, rhythmically with your sapphi......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, emotions, i love you,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Blinded By Their Right
...Blind ... can be seen to find, a mysterious fog ahead, restrained by fury without wind, Hot air born to burst, about a front and behind. Yet we don't see. Blind .......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, humanity, integrity, judgement,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Saint Nickles
...In a far off place in a cold cold land there lived a man called Mr. Mack. The place he lived in was called Kirkland Lake. Kirkland Lake was small as cities go, but it was big in heart. I think living......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, appreciation, beautiful, blessing, character,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member OPEN VERSE 5-6
...CHANGE obvious   abrupt hiatus distinctive   light & shadow contrastive   focussed in visible   autonomy blurred impressions with   striking effect   evolving in slight   elevation......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, poetry,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Recollection
...Summer lover's moon shyly enclosed in silvered clouds, a honeyed recollection, white caps of memory waves, cresting, curling dreamily, a tide under eve's star canopy, coupled in enchantment, ......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, 12th grade, beach, dream,
Form: Free verse
Umbrella
... Recollection, regather the meaning of what was meaningful. Natal moon non-Sabbaticaled, attendant-umbilical. Umbrellic cloud of sunny disposition_personally renditioned to off......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, art,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Languish
...The main purpose of life is to live rightly, think rightly, act rightly. The soul must languish when we give all our thought to the body. Mahatma Gandhi ......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, analogy, appreciation, heart, winter,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member 3 Dollar Bill
...Dwelling on the past You could have never known You could have never seen this coming Over-preparing for the future I’ve never seen you prepare that much for anything Over-thinking in a......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, absence, betrayal, forgiveness, hurt,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Tapestry of Memory
...Written: October 16, 2023 Changed past Poetry Contest Sponsored by: Fire Bird ______________________________________ The intricate tapestry of my ......Read the rest...
Categories: recollection, analogy, appreciation, fate, father
Form: Rhyme

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