Shape Poems | Definition and Examples of Shape Poetry

Shape Poems. Below are new examples of shape poems. There are links to short, long, best, and famous poems too. See a definition with format, rules, and structure of modern examples of shape poems. This list of recently posted poems in the shape form of poetry enables you to learn how to write a shape.

Example and Definition of Shape

A Shape poem (also known as a Concrete Poem) is a type of poem in which the writing takes the shape of whatever theme or element is being portrayed throughout the poem. In other words, the writing forms a pattern or a specific shape to give a greater effect to the writing that is being...Read More

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Categories: humorous
understanding women 634
by Bill Lindsay
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a
wife's
favourite
game is the one
when she asks her man
.

do you know what tomorrow is
.

then watches as the
panic sets
in
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Categories: art
Shadow
by niketa mckenzie
  
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Categories: april, love, night, passion
Premium MemberFive Letter Words - Tepid Tryst
by Gregory R Barden

  Humid April night
 
    Lover, first sight

         Ideal woman shape

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Categories: political
Premium MemberSTARS
by Kim Rodrigues
STARS

profundity of politics*****************
let’s start with the stars*************
when we grasp its light in our hand
then one grain of wisdom***********
might shine**************************

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12/15/2017
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Categories: moon
Premium MemberNEW MOON
by Kim Rodrigues
NEW MOON

(
( )
in crisp darkness
a blanket of God’s goodness
where the moon glows
hugging me as I hug it
my head tilted upwards
above the line of Autumn oaks
my...

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Categories: autumn, celebrity, community, football,
Premium MemberFOOTBALL
by James Edward Lee Sr.
           
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Categories: destiny, heaven
Premium Memberwhere the stillness is silent
by doug pederson
I wish
I will see
I hope to feel
I’ll be near to thee.
Within the forthcoming
what will come about to see 
that is distant to our faded sight
with...

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Categories: appreciation, bird, , cute
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Categories: confidence, inspirational
Premium MemberBelieve
by doug pederson
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Categories: color, fun, games, image,
Shape of Chess
by Gadley Han Abriol
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Categories: allusion
Apex
by Indiana Shaw

APEX


Indiana Shaw . . . 

It’s ok you can shoot me later . . . ; )
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Categories: husband, true love, wedding
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Categories: wisdom
Premium MemberA THIN LINE
by Kim Rodrigues
a thin line sparks combustibles, hot spots on the palms of your feet, ignored    
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Categories: angel
SUNLIGHT
by Don Bukana
This day I will never forget,
The moment when we first met
At the balcony I saw you once
A beautiful sight, though seen at one glance
I will...

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Categories: heaven
The River
by Nigel Fox
 
One of life’s sunshine days 
A pleasant walk down to the river
Scene of all basking in high summer sun
Sheep graze roaming enamoured of the...

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Categories: god, hope, life, love
Hope from HIGH above
by Georgiana Elisha
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Categories: emotions, hope, wisdom
Premium MemberDraw Of Desire
by Gregory R Barden
Be cautious

Of Lady Hope,

For she carries a

Double-edged sword ...

She can shape the grandest

Of dreams from the smallest of

Circumstances, or cut them

Keen and cold from your

Deepest...

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Categories: celebrity
Premium MemberAlicia Keys
by Geraldine Taylor
A star awoken, of dreams freely spoken 
All equipped – musicianship 
Unbound to conventional forms, to so adorn
A woman’s worth
Au naturel
Transcendence of thought, unveiled soul
Of...

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Categories: adventure, beach, beauty, nature,
Premium MemberThe Crashing Waves
by Julie Leigh Rodeheaver
                    Sitting on the sandy 
beach
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Categories: sensual, song, summer, sweet
Premium Member- Sweet And Tasty -
by Sunshine Smile




Sweetheart is such a powerful emotion 
Sweet flavor delicious in your mouth
Season for sweet surprises
Surrendered to desire
Shape like a heart
Sugar tasty lips
Strawberry
Sing
Strawberry
Sugar tasty lips
Shape like...

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Categories: animal, appreciation, insect, music,
Nocturnal Ensemble
by L.C. Jarrette
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Categories: children, innocence, war
The Cold Bell
by Jo Daniel
There's 
the bell,
children rush out,
strawberry, chocolate,
choose your pick, it's time to enjoy.
Somewhere far, victims of war rest in peace.
Bomb explodes, ice creams melt, smiles freeze.
bells...

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Categories: break up, heartbreak, longing,
Premium MemberPhoolish Phantom
by Gregory R Barden
How foolish am I?!?
YEARS beyond our sad end.
Multiple relationships past the
Joy of all that we shared and were,
I doubt I even (fleetingly) enter your mind,
Let...

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Categories: miracle
Premium MemberWriter Blocks Writer's Block
by Kai Michael Neumann
FREE FLOWING NOTHINGNESS A 
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Categories: peace, symbolism, war
Premium MemberFrayed Bell Ropes - Bell Form
by John lawless
Frayed Bell Ropes

Time

did not

disfigure   her

nor    disillusionment

disarm the strike of clapper’s tears

shed in the agony of renewed peace.

fraying bell ropes forgotten...

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Categories: allusion
POST BRIDGE
by Semih bilgic






                  uncertain mist the eyes doesn't see reluctant
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Categories: allusion
SAND WATCH
by Semih bilgic
a sand watch
turned upside down
time-shifting movement
do you see...

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Categories: art
BRIDGE
by Semih bilgic




                 endless passengers unknow pain attracts 
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Categories: allusion
COUNT STEPS
by Semih bilgic
slowly
enter now
nobody can hear

count steps

traces left behind
time in our souls

a separate landscape
now in front of us

count steps

bottomless cliffs
there is waiting for us
the insidious danger

count steps

death...

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Categories: anxiety, conflict, dark, image,
A Deadly Storm
by Jeremy Smith
   **********************************************************   
  The winds blow,**********************************the clouds grow.  
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Categories: metaphor, mystery, myth
Premium MemberOUR GLASS
by John lawless
OUR GLASS

they claim it a myth
time running out
slowly
until
it
crushes
us together
in the final frenzy
ageless grains of sand

spinning into another dimension
free falling strangers
reaching for
eternity’s
now
freed
to know
the myth’s truth
was creation’s...

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Categories: appreciation, bird, introspection, society
Premium MemberOdd Od Dodo
by Maureen McGreavy
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Categories: animal, humanity, nature, world
Premium MemberPrimacy
by Gregory R Barden
There is no
Judgement in
Nature, no right
And wrong, no lies
Or hatred, only the
Legitimacy of survival,
The struggle of hunger

And the fight to continue ...
Singularly, and as a...

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Categories: flower
Flower
by Hanh Chau
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Categories: analogy, art
SILLY PIPER
by Messoh Vincent
So silly he was:
The silly pied piper
Like bewitched stranger
Across busy streets of town
Rides like a female bull on heat
Mounted by a golden cow
With plastic horns
On...

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