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Short Literature Poems

Short Literature Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short Literature poems by PoetrySoup poets. Search short Literature poetry by poem length and keyword.


Premium Member No slim pickins
Mr. Charles Dickens'
  Plots always thickened...

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Categories: literature,
Form: Clerihew



Premium Member Hang On
Wait
while I
write something
incredible,
please....

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© Beth Evans  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: creation, inspiration, literature,
Form: Lanterne
Days after days
Days after days.
Pass until the point where.
Any isn't left....

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Categories: literature, poems, poetess, poetry, poets,
Form: Haiku
MY LIFE


   the best life is this one I live in another I don't know...

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Categories: allusion, creation, life, literature, poetry, wisdom,
Form: Monoku
Single Couplet
For literature is like a Sun
Has to reach all Daughters and Son'!...

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Categories: literature, allegory,
Form: Couplet



WHAT IS PLAGIARISM

     

    My idea other work, I catch other idea, it's copy?...

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Categories: allusion, analogy, conflict, discrimination, inspiration, literature, wisdom,
Form: Monoku
EDUCATION


 Some educate themselves
easily naturally
others only tamed...

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Categories: allusion, analogy, education, literature, metaphor, wisdom,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member MONOKU EKPHRASIS 39
Flora Thompson-
                  hindsight brings a nostalgic delight...

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Categories: literature, nostalgia,
Form: Ekphrasis
SURVIVAL

  surviving without cash
  is living in pasture
  without grass ......

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Categories: adventure, allegory, allusion, food, literature, metaphor, money,
Form: Epigram
W I P E R
Imagine

Earth a windscreen 

Drops of rain people

Wiper-

Death!...

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Categories: death, humanity, imagination, literature,
Form: Blank verse
LIAR

 Liar would be a
greatest or famous writer,
if was able to write ...!...

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Categories: allegory, allusion, analogy, art, conflict, literature, wisdom,
Form: Monoku
Euthanasia


        euthanasia kills 
           with love
        those we love...

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Categories: allegory, allusion, literature, love,
Form: Free verse
MUNICH DISCO BAR


    Munich disco bar,
  young people Nazi fancy,
   orgy Cabaret ......

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Categories: adventure, allegory, allusion, creation, history, literature, metaphor,
Form: Senryu
AT THE BAR

  at bar I get drunk
 much distilled conversation ...
and so many snacks...

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Categories: allegory, allusion, creation, drink, funny, literature, wisdom,
Form: Senryu
ONLY POETRY REMAINS


       everything changes everything passes only poetry lasts
   


...

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Categories: allusion, imagery, literature, metaphor, poetry, wisdom,
Form: Monoku
GENERAL SOLDIER


   The brave general
it's just and simply, badly
mere number soldier ......

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Categories: allegory, allusion, analogy, humorous, literature, satire,
Form: Senryu
A SUN IN YOU



     as poet notice
  that there is a sun in you
  that melts all my pain...

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Categories: allegory, allusion, analogy, literature, metaphor, sun,
Form: Haiku
RAIN WATER


 In literature the word
rain waters poetry,
in life the rain water
wet us ......

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Categories: literature, allegory, allusion, analogy, creation, metaphor, poetry, rain,
Form: Epigram
BLACKOUT


 light
camera
action !
What action?
blacked out the mind ...
and blackout !...

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Categories: allusion, art, humorous, literature, satire,
Form: Free verse
FLESH CUT

       razor sore memoirs
     all portion of joyfulness
     well cut into flesh...

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Categories: allegory, allusion, art, emotions, literature, metaphor, poetry,
Form: Haiku
PUBLIC TRANSPORT SERVICE

  in public transport service
everyone knows everybody
  all remaining unknown ......

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Categories: allegory, allusion, creation, day, humorous, literature, wisdom,
Form: Epigram
CULTURE


       further cultured is
      greater musculature look
       optimum reading...

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Categories: allusion, culture, literature, metaphor, wisdom,
Form: Senryu
WORLD OF GOD


    In this world of God,
   people die every minute,
   each second, more  born...

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Categories: allegory, allusion, creation, god, humanity, literature, wisdom,
Form: Senryu
OPTICAL ILUSION


      asking  for advice,
   in the land of the mirros
     optical illusion ...!...

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Categories: allegory, allusion, imagery, literature, metaphor,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Snow
Snow


Frozen moisture.

Gravity pulling.

Gliding gently.

To the ground.


...

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Categories: life, literature, planet, poems, poetry, seasons, winter,
Form: Free verse