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Slow Poems - Poems about Slow

Slow Poems - Examples of all types of poems about slow to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for slow.
Premium Member Flo The Greyhound
... She passes the place where I sit some mornings, her slow, sure gait pads a gentle elegance across the grass carrying just a hint of indifference. Retired from racing, she has been adopted o......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, dog, morning, solitude,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member I feel a choir of raw throats shouting hoarse warnings and then quieting
...I feel a choir of raw throats shouting hoarse warnings and then quieting, Leaving a nervous stillness trembling on the lips of the morning, Or riding the scrolling text at the bottom of the TV scre......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Acme
... The apex for an orange is the same, a philosopher's allegory of humans. In a world of metered verse and rhyme, orange is an unlit shadow-show on Plato's cave— puckered, blind, drying rind, ly......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, extended metaphor,
Form: Free verse
... Beating their wings hard against the wind stars spring out soft, then slowly rescind Unwinding their colors round fur line trees the world as we know it falls at their knees; ......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, analogy, fantasy, freedom,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Tulips and Forget me Nots Vanessa Luback
... It's hard to know what chipped away Integral part or separate external stray It's all important, not just for show What chipped away, it's hard to know Always what lingers what has been T......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, art,
Form: Ekphrasis

Premium Member The Contract
...Jack and Jill went up the hill. Actually, more like a grassy knoll. They fell down the knoll neither fast nor slow. The bucket fell with s bang below. Since they failed the contract, Council ......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, nursery rhyme,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Slow Dance
... Inspired by Glenn Hughes song, “Why Don’t You Stay” You’re like a breath to my prayer You’re silence and joy everywhere You’re the star that glows in the night You’re the warmth......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, dance, i love you,
Form: Lyric
When Summer's Gone
...When the morning sun is slow to rise Or lift it's cloak before my eyes, And rose petals sleep, no longer brave Give up the ghost I could not save. I will mourn your passing 'til winter dead A......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, rose, summer, sun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Timeless World
...The distance between love's eyes can not be measured it can only be held sacred and treasured..." poet " My love is beyond beauty, to my eyes comes nearer to unraveling my heart she will hold......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, emotions, love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A light once shone the near darkness of your divine mind’s slow deterioration I now and then see the light which once shone there......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, age,
Form: Suzette Prime
...Who am I ? To own the most beautiful creature Who am I ? To have an angel as a friend Who am I ? To be called your friend. Pure tree of roses The only one in a desert Where there is no hope......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Shallow Dreams
...I fell into a shallow dream as often as I have, and do; amongst sleep and wake where things seem so nebulous between the two. A dead leaf floating down a stream; the cold unknown lurking below; ......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, dream,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Deathly Deceptions and Treasured Truths
..."Eat from that tree, and you will die," and on God’s words, you can rely. There is no need to question why, It’s deadly God’s words to deny. Fair Eve believed a fatal lie, When she was told, “......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, christian, death, evil, god,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member When summer is gone
...Cheers from boats with colorful sails fade, The surfer’s smile wanes as the warmth subsides, In parks where families with picnics stayed, Their chatter gone, when summer is gone. The dawn’s ear......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, summer,
Form: Free verse
The Dance of Growth
...In the ballroom of education, a waltz unfolds, Teachers and principals, partners in this dance. Teacher 1, a strict metronome: "Peter, your steps are a puzzle, undefined. Chart your path, let y......Read the rest...
Categories: slow, education, eulogy, passion, philosophy,
Form: Free verse

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