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Silence Poems | Examples of Silence Poetry

Silence Poems - Examples of all types of silence poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for silence.
strolling in shadows silence screams serenity blessing of moonlight 01.20.2022 syllables checked with For Tania Kitchin's "Nature haiku with alliteration" contest...Read More
Categories: moon, night, silence,
Form: Haiku

In silence the answer to everything...even to the naught and void...!...Read More
Categories: silence, allegory, allusion, appreciation, metaphor,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member with every breath
with every breath thoughts of you fill my silence posted on January 17, 2022...Read More
Categories: loneliness, longing, love, silence,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member waiting
waiting room sitting hand in hand the silence tense Published in The Trillium Haiku Group Anthology's AFTER THE FALL, 2021 Posted on January 17, 2022...Read More
Categories: silence, anxiety, fear, health, relationship,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member An unclenched fist
An unclenched fist and open heart The way we live our life Knowing all souls one, none apart We’re free from narrow strife Content the way things are Although we do not spar We’ve slowly come afar No to do list An unclenched...Read More
Categories: heart, love, silence,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Drizzle Of Silence
I make life quieter than the raindrop rolling on euphoric leaf, listen to the symphony of the serene soul, in drizzle of silence. _________________ January 16, 2022 Contest : Bite Size Poem # 32 Sponsored by : Line Gauthier...Read More
Categories: analogy, rain, silence,
Form: Verse
Premium Member A Quiet Place In The Shadows
A quiet place in the shadows, a lonely place where sadness grows. A place in time where my mind goes, thoughts and memories are my foes. But I have learned to not resist, for when I do, they just persist. I...Read More
Categories: introspection, sad, silence, simple,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member In the Silence
Silence softens the surface Of my life – the sharp edges Are blunted by the quiet stillness The delight of knowing One who speaks Through the still, calm quietness It is in the silence That I find my muse It breathes inspiration...Read More
Categories: silence, blessing, god, heaven, inspiration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member TODAY - CAT NAP
TODAY I sat silently a cat purred ...Read More
Categories: cat, friendship, silence,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member Just Before
What are you thinking as you look to the sky? Do you remember the days that have gone by? What are you searching for in that head of yours? Are you looking for things you have yet to...Read More
Categories: silence, addiction, confusion, death, depression,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Lone Streetlamp
the refrigerator hums clocks tick a lone streetlamp sheds it circle of light snow-muffled steps approach, retreat inside, outside the hush of midnight's beat...Read More
Categories: night, silence,
Form: Free verse
A Signal Shown
(a meditative ballad) a signal shown in silence sown Searching like strangers in the night they met each other, a look, a smile. Angels in the dark, with no guile, their inner voice directs the light. They met each other, a look,...Read More
Categories: 11th grade, silence, voice,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Basho - Haiku contest
meditation beside the rippling stream a silent cricket ©1/9/2022 ...Read More
Categories: nature, silence,
Form: Haiku
Something is not right
The moon hangs low tonight. In the winds of an evil tide. Clouds ghostly roam the night. Trees hiss as I walk by Starlight opens up the night. Darkness shimmers at the river side. Cold lapping on groaning wood Owl screech pierces...Read More
Categories: silence, conflict, dark, depression, fear,
Form: Free verse
Pregnant mothers of the waters they give birth to Took an afternoon/evening walk across the vast sky As they slowly strolled across the once light-hued way These once ivory-hued maidens took on a cerulean haze. Beneath them down on...Read More
Categories: silence, beauty, day, extended metaphor,
Form: Prose Poetry

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