Silence Poems | Examples of Silence Poetry

Silence Poems. Below are short, long, best, famous, and new examples of silence poems. This list of poems for silence is a great resource for examples of silence poems and show how to write poems for silence. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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Categories: appreciation, inspiration, sensual, silence, wisdom,
Observation
by EJ Sizemore
The quiet stillness:
There is no need for thinking;
Only observing.
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Categories: care, crush, desire, heartbreak, silence,
Premium MemberNo Striings Attached
by Brenda Chiri
Secret shared moments,here and there.
Gotta keep it on the down low, I don't care.

Fleeting minutes in your arms,we kiss.
How I wait for those minutes of...

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Categories: love, music, night, romantic silence, soulmate,
Music to my soul
by PJ Gongora
Music to my soul
Right next to me in the night
Hearing you breathing.
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Categories: animal, appreciation, loneliness, nature, silence,
Premium MemberThe Matinee Viewing of a Cow at Sea
by Amy Sell
Sitting by the bay during a weekday watching the water I thought a manatee I observed
Just beneath the surface, it came up for just a...

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Categories: silence, song,
The Song of Silence
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
THE SONG OF SILENCE


When the pensive eyes look deeply inside
At the tranquil depths of the serene sea
See the tear drops disappear to reside
In the niche...

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Categories: april, mystery, nature, silence, spring, symbolism,
Primo vere
by John P Marmaro
Spring comes
Quietly--
Not with the bleating of lambs or
The tweeting of birds or the
Beating of butterfly wings

Spring comes
Silently--
Celtic through the Neolithic stones,
Unheralded by peering shadow-seekers
Rummaging around...

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Categories: death, destiny, grave, journey, silence,
Death, the unstoppable
by Steffi Mary Varghese
You can’t see it,
You can’t hear it.
It comes like a bolt of light,
And it takes the most precious from you.
You can’t hide from it.
It plays...

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Categories: anxiety, beautiful, dark, daughter, silence,
A colorless life
by Kumkum Sharma
You scored good, you say
but could have done better,
she smiles, your innocent child
you think you are doing it right.

She runs towards her room,
shuts the doors...

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Categories: silence, smile, sympathy, words,
Sending empathy to where it is needed
by Aa Harvey
Sending empathy to where it is needed.


Tears rolling down,
Words best left unsaid.
Lie to the world,
Let them just forget.
I’m just a poor boy,
Never had a hope...

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Categories: desire, loss, me, passion, silence, song, words,
Her heart
by Aa Harvey
Her heart


There she goes into my words without prose.
I cannot continually write about my sweet dream-rose,
Who will never know,
How I feel about her.
My missing words...

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Categories: desire, feelings, hope, love, silence, truth,
I am left speechless by her beauty
by Aa Harvey
I am left speechless by her beauty.


My heart is in two pieces, torn apart by love.
Art leaves me sleepless; where is my good?
An empty orchestra...

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Categories: silence, stress, words,
Between Silence and Word
by Harpreet Kaur
Caught up, dragged, pulled,
Between silence and word.
Now a loser, next a winner,
Now a winner, next a loser.

Beyond the shields,
Beneath the welds,
Tossing, catching, musing,  
What...

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Categories: silence,
Premium MemberTHE VIGIL
by Brian Strand
silence..
        contemplation,
consecration-
          tenderness
transforms
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Categories: silence,
Flowing Silence
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
In the depth of flowing silence
The stream murmurs on rocks of creek
The eyes closed if the ears you place
On breeze rippling in the woods thick

The...

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Categories: silence, voice, words,
Silence
by Wendy Nipas
Silence
Silence can give comfort
It’s a perfect hiding place
Where sometimes we choose to retreat
For hours or for days
But even though we choose to be
Without disturbing noise
This...

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Categories: anger, appreciation, heart, pain, silence, voice,
Love's silence
by Kishan sharma
What's the matter why you are upset?
Why are you so silent?
Tell me from that matter of heart.
Why are you angry today from whom?
What is that...

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Ode to Silence
by David Richmond
Ode to Silence

O primordial prelude, thou ancient sound, present before the earth was found. Interrupted by the voice of One who predated you, saying, “let...

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Silence
by David Richmond
Silence, 
We define it as the complete absence of sound but this definition fails to capture the profundity of the subject.

As humans, our earliest existence...

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Premium MemberSOLITUDE MONOKU
by nette onclaud




in solitude    we listen graciously to thunders railing our hearts.



Monoku l: Your Best Contest for Silent One
12/24/2017







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Categories: silence,
chatter of mind
by Sathya Babu
unending chatter of mind - puts peace of mind silently go to sleep. 



23-Dec-2017

Sponsored by: Silent One

Monoku 1: Your best - Poetry Contest

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Categories: silence,
Hush
by Paul Callus

silently I braid her long hair - my fingers whisper


A Monoku contest hosted by S1
Placed 1st

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Categories: cry, deep, emotions, pain, silence, sorrow, water,
Sea of Tears
by Anna Sander
Drowning in a sea of tears
deep below the waves
It was my breath I could not find, or neither the sun's rays

I knew that if I...

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Categories: analogy, appreciation, imagination, paradise, silence, sky,
What does peace look like
by Suburban Lovechild
What does peace look like
Is it trouble whisked away
By decree, resolution or motives
Wilting between friends and foes
Is it displacement, you or they
Setting or conclusion
Manufactured into...

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Categories: silence, winter,
Premium MemberTHE WINTER CEMETERY
by Curtis Moorman
THE WINTER CEMETERY

Sentinels standing guard
Lonely tombstones in a winter graveyard
They stand, with icy stare
Cold, slimy, green and bare
Centuries standing there
Forever frozen in time, rigid, hard

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Categories: dark, depression, love hurts, silence, sunshine, technology,
Nothing more
by Aa Harvey

I cannot be happy, love only hurts me.
I hate my TV, it does not please me; it is so full of repeats.
The sun shines everywhere,...

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Categories: anti bullying, anxiety, art, silence,
Premium MemberSilent Unholy Nights a Collaboration
by arthur vaso
A Collaboration with Marti Sutherland

Circling the table before they feast, black ravens crow
bright beady eyes darting to and fro, away they go
landing on a wounded...

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Categories: deep, longing, love, relationship, silence,
Premium MemberYour Words
by Brenda Atry
I will thank you
For your voice.
It adds a weight to the hem of the veil
That will press down
The curtain of secrecy.

Your words, your octave, your...

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Categories: art, december, destiny, philosophy, silence, water,
Premium MemberKiss of Silence
by arthur vaso
River flows in December's cold
Water black like the darkest breeze
Silence invites me, I hear so clear
Drowning away all my pain and fear

Dusk to dawn
I walk...

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Categories: analogy, appreciation, care, silence, sympathy, wisdom,
Puffery
by David Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic
Bittersweet is the knowin’
That being right...is sometimes wrong
That sure as the breeze keeps blowin’
Bein’ meek..is to be strong

Oftimes it’s best to not address
False claims put...

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Categories: desire, love, passion, silence,
SECRET DESIRE
by Anisha Dutta
          SECRET DESIRE

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Premium MemberSTILL POINT 24
by Brian Strand
John Cage
four
three-three...

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Categories: silence, simple,
SERENITY
by SOHOM GUPTA
Water waves-
Blissfully brushing the shore...
Serene silence prevails.
Seagulls soaring high,
A silent breeze blows
As the lucid leaves
Placidly pulsate.
A wondrous world,
Enchanting the material mind
That covets care, not curse.
Rearing...

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Categories: child abuse, courage, pain, silence, sorrow, strength, women,
HASHTAGmetoo
by Sakshi Singh
HASHTAGmetoo
I have pen in my hand 
Voice in my throat 
and tongue in my mouth 
But static, stagnant and sessile 
I am a venturous Colleen...

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Categories: change, courage, depression, faith, silence, spiritual, writing,
Premium MemberUNFAILING LOVE
by Judy Emery
UNFAILING LOVE

My heart aches for your Love
I had always loved him 
Yes, sometimes more than other times
I faintly cried out his name
Oh, at times I...

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Premium MemberPrincess of the petals
by Silent One
Beyond her veil;

eyes induced by secretive stars
became drawn to a path illuminated by 
flickering, shimmering pale moonlight.
Each spirited step led to the 
revelation of her...

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