Self Poems | Examples of Self Poetry

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Categories: appreciation, god, hope, how self,
Premium MemberLIGHTSPIRIT
by James Edward Lee Sr.
LIGHTSPIRIT

You bring me my joy,
inside my presents;
You bring me joy;
I am enlighten by your presents, your... 
I am enlighten by your presents, your... light spirit

It's...

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Categories: allegory, celebration, happiness, introspection, self, symbolism, truth,
Premium MemberIn Vino Veritas, But Whiskey's Better
by Gary Bateman
In Vino Veritas, But Whiskey’s Better

In wine there is certainly such real-truth to be found,
And in whiskey there is even more of it to go...

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Categories: self, senses,
Premium MemberGHOSTS
by Kim Rodrigues
ghosts pass us all the time
   like ugly gray clouds
      wrinkling smiles
      ...

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Categories: daughter, inspirational, love, motivation, self, sister, women,
SUPERSTAR
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
You’re a diamond
Superstar
wonderful 
dancing barefoot
Godiva
riding bareback
ocean rides

Stand, lift your heart 
up in your hands,
the World’s your everlasting
Shining Shrine
Ultra cool shooting Sunbeam
Zephyr in your own
BLUE SKIES

Daisy...

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Categories: appreciation, courage, inspirational, integrity, self,
In the Garden of Life
by Christen Foster
I had been through the garden grown with the real and the fake.
I shed a few tears and slayed many snakes.
When the seeds of a...

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Categories: africa, appreciation, beautiful, black self,
Igbere
by Kelchi Eke
I long for you, Igbere.
My soul cries out for you.
All the time; everywhere.
Only for you.
My mother; 
There is no other.

For many moons and many nights,...

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Categories: beautiful, beauty, mirror, self, vanity, woman, world,
Blinded By Beauty
by Bernard Chan


                    so beautiful, she can’t see...

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Categories: self,
Premium MemberThe holistic of me
by Laura Hay
The matter between my eyes and my soul is for the materiali$tic
The depths of my soul only reachable by the idealistic <3
My journey thus far...

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Categories: change, happy, inspiration, life, self,
A Stimulated Salutation
by Mohamed Abdelhadi Zouzou
Crawling to repair my median voices,
I bump my lumbering head along the curtains
Picturing a light evaporating out of masses
A sculpture modeled in my deep-seated mountains



I'm...

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Categories: self,
Well Groomed
by Joel Lee
There is truth in a mirror
To see a self I haven’t seen
Years of life to travel
There is no holding to what means

I have held on...

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Categories: autumn, blessing, clothes, destiny, self,
Hope is in the Air
by Denise Morgan
For some reason
I woke up feeling
extremely good today
it feels as if removing
a layer of silk veil
shrouding my face
allowing it to just float away
like a dead...

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Categories: celebration, character, desire, engagement, self, truth,
Premium MemberSPEAK YOUR TRUTH
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Speak your true, always
Don't always listen to yourself
Speak your true, God says
There's no judgement in this
Ravish the heathen in you
Spit out those lies
Cry aloud the...

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Categories: confidence, culture, how i self, society, truth, youth,
Unearned Self-Esteem
by David Welch
There is a great epidemic
sweeping across the land,
that convinces foolish minds
they are bold and grand,
convinces them mere existence
makes them legendary,
I’m talking now about the cruse
of...

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Categories: absence, angst, animal, self, work,
A Good Charade
by Keith Dovoric
I have a good charade
I can make a step from a stumble
No need to be afraid
Here in the human jungle
When you’ve a good charade
If you’ve...

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Categories: beautiful, emotions, life, love, self,
The Story of Life
by Ahmadur Rahman
Every face has a story
Every story has a name
Love to read if I could
Know the beginning and the ending.

All the pages of your life
Some are...

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Categories: anxiety, education, emotions, feelings, self,
Melt down
by mary Muncy
Melt down,  Don't loose control.
Breathe.

Hold, a teddy bear! Care Bear!!

Don't cut your hair!

Don't know when to become stable, again.

Just, stop .. And realize I'm...

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Categories: self,
transformation
by Joel Lee
I’m letting the alcohol transform me
To bore who I can become
It becomes harder and easier to see
At the same time did I stay, did I...

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Categories: angst, humorous, kiss, relationship, self,
Kissing Girls
by Carissa Clanton
I think of my sexuality 
The same way I think of chemistry class:
Pretty often, 
And with a definite air
And complete and utter confusion.
I believe I...

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Categories: appreciation, how i feel, self, wisdom,
Do not peer inside
by Suburban Lovechild
Do not peer inside,
The mind,
For my eyes only,
Taken into view,
Dancing around,
Watch it skip the beat,
The noisy rancid beat,
Laden with love and understanding,
Yet still bearing the
Inconceivable...

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Categories: humor, lust, poems, poetry, self, silly, word play,
It needs to come off
by Ibidun O.
As you look over there 
there was that same spot 
That one weird looking spot 
that bugs you quite a lot 
 
Whenever you see...

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Categories: angst, depression, mental illness, self,
New Year's Resolution
by Carissa Clanton
I am done apologizing
For my own existence.
I am done making up
For everyone else’s apathy.
I am done pretending.
I am done playing catch-up.
I am done acting
Like everything...

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Categories: anxiety, conflict, confusion, cry, self, strength, stress, suicide,
11 I Hate Depression
by Nick Trim
Hating myself for the person I've become,
Different to all and not just some.
I swear that a chimp would succeed more than me,
Isolation is my best...

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Categories: self, vanity,
Once I Obcessed
by Joe DiMino
Once I obcessed
over light and dark,
the litany of wrongs
and rights,
shades between
no straight could lean,
all my structures
needing upright--
all I’s dotted
all T’s crossed,
not a hair
out of place--
yet...

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Categories: self, silly,
THE OTHER ME
by barbara barry-nishanian
   THE OTHER ME                   ...

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Categories: adventure, december, first love, self,
While Daydreaming About Timepiece Inventors one o clock
by matthew harris
Who knows whence the measurement 
of time came about, though this chap 
proposes the following general happen
stance. Perhaps psalm body named Judas 
Priest arranged to...

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Categories: self,
What I Had Seen For Us
by Roxanna johnson
Small cozy place with a tall brick chimney.
That is what I envisioned for him and for me. 
I seen us house picking and laughing at...

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Categories: devotion, irony, religion, self, spiritual,
Breath and Belief
by Jerry Dinzes
On the search for meaning and the simplicity of meditation. 

I tried the church.
	I tried the forest.
I snuck into your temple,
	So that I might try...

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Categories: black african american, life, self,
Illusion
by kewayne wadley
Then I realized my mistake. 
I searched the world not realizing that the world I longed existed inside of you.
Wherefore I felt I needed some...

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Categories: black african american, heartbreak, self,
Bad Decisions
by kewayne wadley
Hate is such a strong word.
Yet you show me plenty of it.
You first flash your gun.
In compensation to cut wages.
Yet you remember me.
How you should...

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Categories: change, creation, growth, identity, self, uplifting,
Transform Into What You Want To Be
by MOUMITA BHOUMIK
When I look into the mirror I see a stronger version of me,
It took a lot of patience to find the real person I wanted...

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Categories: self,
It's a shame, to blame thee
by David W Carter
It's a shame, to blame, if you're looking for fame, look elsewhere. 
See you're wrong. You believe not me, but wrongfully, you believe.

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Categories: change, creation, desire, devotion, self, success, symbolism, time,
01 Intro
by Nick Trim
Apologies for the minimal effort recently.
I haven't met my own standards frequently.

Until now I wrote poems in minutes.
Through a rush of thought activities, 
I'm the...

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Categories: anxiety, depression, identity, loneliness, self, solitude,
Surrounded by Sickening Self
by Anna Nomaly
I can’t bring myself to go to my room right now
And I don’t expect you to see
But my room is currently dripping with things 
That...

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Categories: self, world,
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Categories: self, world,
Have I Known My Name Too Well
by Joel Lee
It was clear… for a while
Became a blur… given a moment
And it wasn’t just anyhow
It was…perhaps still a capturing bewilderment

I am pushed and I let...

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