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Silence Poems | Examples of Silence Poetry

Silence Poems. Below are examples of poems about silence. This list of silence poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of silence poetry. This list of works about silence is an excellent resource for examples on how to write silence poems.

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List of Silence Poems

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Premium Member Poem UNDER A DOME Line Gauthier Free verse silence, dark, death, feelings, life,
Premium Member Poem DARKNESS NEARBY Line Gauthier Free verse death, sick, silence, strength,
Decay Louis Grant iii I do not know? absence, silence,
Premium Member Poem MYSTIQUE Line Gauthier Haiku magic, mystery, nature, silence,
Silence is GOLDEN Jackie VanWagner Rhyme silence, care, emotions, i love
Premium Member Poem DEAFENING Line Gauthier Senryu perspective, silence,
Premium Member Poem DEAD Line Gauthier Senryu death, moon, night, silence,
Presence P.M. Richter Senryu senses, silence,
Premium Member Poem OUT OF MY HANDS Line Gauthier Free verse silence, anxiety, hope, love, sick,
Condolences Forever Invoked - 9 11 2001 matthew harris Free verse silence, 11th grade, 12th grade,

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LUNAR
by Line Gauthier


lunar apex
nocturnal serenade adrift
bewitching silence



posted on September 8, 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: moon, nature, night, silence,

Colorblind Dreamscape
by Debjani Mitra
White chalks.. on the glossy blackboard. 
Black and White. .all matte and bored. 
Technicolour scribbles. ..the world explored.
Vivacious markers...splashes the white board. 

The aura of...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: silence, age, betrayal, color, dream,

Silently Cried Inside
by J.W. Earnings
I feel pretty lonesome inside me
My feelings are much like the sea
Please, forgive me for all of my sins,
Lord of Accord, I will throw them...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: angst, loneliness, sad, silence,

Ticking Of The Clock
by Owen Yeates
While I’m listening to the ticking of the clock
I turn the key the conservatory door to unlock
Two dogs go running wild outside
Freedoms joy neither one...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: silence,

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LIT FACE
by Line Gauthier


lit face of buddha
resonating with me
in the dark



posted on September 1, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: silence, devotion, faith, meaningful, peace,

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LOADED
by Line Gauthier


loaded silence
cocked
and fired



posted on September 1, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: silence, emotions, meaningful, mystery, perspective,

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EMPTY
by Line Gauthier


the shell
nothing left
just 
a vacant lot
of emptiness
a big ugly
void of
silence
and
death



Submitted on September 2, 2018, for contest EARLY SEPTEMBER 2018 STANDARD sponsored by BRIAN STRAND...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: silence, angst, death, heartbreak, introspection,

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THE HEART
by Line Gauthier


the heart bursting
yet words
smothered



posted August 30, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: emotions, heart, silence, words,

This August 26th 2018 rendition - part ii
by matthew harris
killer (suicide) wrought living corpse 
fruition, while she whipped various 
nutritious concoctions in blender
to ensure minimal essentials to, I 

readily admit) famished body in con
junction...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: silence, 9th grade, grave, life,

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TOGETHER
by Line Gauthier


together
the three of us texting
in separate worlds



posted on August 26, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: silence, together, words,

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Days
by Susan Gentry

There are days when...
     Solace is in solitude
     Reminisce in stillness
     Renews an...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: blessing, day, remember, silence,

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CATCHING HER BREATH
by Line Gauthier


catching her breath
the calm
before the storm



posted on August 23, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: perspective, silence,

my world selective mutism
by Elissa Quigley
Alone in a world trapped in my head
Thinking of the past laying in bed.
Random moments will come over me
When all I’ll do is think and...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: silence, confusion, deep, depression, how

Dawn
by Wieslaw Musialowski
Translated by Przemyslaw Musialowski

It's dawn, only cats
stray dogs in the street;
a hooker in stained skirt
don't want to go to sleep yet.

Town Hall clock
is ticking monotonously,
hand...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: morning, silence,

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haiku zucchini
by Charlie Knowlton



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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anxiety, garden, silence,

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Beyond from Walls of Sleep-A Reversible
by Winged Warrior
Beyond from Walls of Sleep

Deep dormant eyes forever weep
Keep hells behind upon walls of sleep
Dancing demons in rituals necromancing
Glancing of gates admits infernos entrancing
Damned words...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: conflict, depression, silence,

Life Mandala
by John Floyd
That rough sand falls
And from my moving hand 
I create
Simple and intricate patterns of life
Such beautiful complexity
The Music of Being rises and rides over singular...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: death, life, poems, silence,

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A DEATHLY SILENCE
by Line Gauthier


a deathly silence
ringing loud on
remembrance day



posted on August 19, 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: silence, death, november, remembrance day,

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GLEAMING
by Line Gauthier


gleaming full moon
glistening silence
faint prints in the snow



posted on August 17, 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: silence, animal, beautiful, moon, peace,

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BEYOND
by Line Gauthier


beyond words
his smile
saying it all



posted on August 16, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: irony, language, perspective, silence,