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Song Poems | Examples of Song Poetry

Song Poems - Examples of all types of song poetry to share and read. This list of song poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of song poetry. This list of works about song is an excellent resource for examples on how to write song poems.

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Sloganin Dell whicha way
They mixed black paint in the Cobb and concrete mixture. The other batch contained a mixture of white paint and Shallac. When the mixed the mixture I wasn't thrilled, not knowing this was done to make me excited. After the mix had cured,...Read More
Categories: song, business, color, dance, drink,
Form: Ballad



Premium Member Circumcise My Heart
Take my, fears. Make them, all disappear. Let them vanish, through the air. I know you hear, my prayer. Lord empty, me. Take, my pride. Cast it to the side. Lord, I know it’s true. All things, come from you. Lord, empty me. Take, it...Read More
Categories: christian, song,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Are You Ready
If the Temptations' "Get Ready" were a Christian song Better be careful to the things you say, and do. (Yes child) Better have your hearts prepared, for the One who can see right through you. (Yes child) So...Read More
Categories: christian, parody, song,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member To Sing their Praises
I sing to the night sky to worlds near and far to starlight and moonbeams wherever they are I sing to the vast ocean to denizens of the deep to dolphins who communicate and...Read More
Categories: song, animal, bird, fish, god,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Blessings Acrostic
B L E Singing carols for all to hear. Smelling warm cookies from the oven. I N G Saying prayers to God above. Date Written: 11/26/2020 Kim’s Acrostic Play 2 Holiday Version...Read More
Categories: song, blessing, child, christmas, night,
Form: Acrostic



Premium Member AND THE EYES TELL NO LIES For the Moon and Sun are God's Eyes-
I see the sun and the moon simultaneously In the sky and the eyes- they are of God And piercing they shine every so brightly They are a part of me part of you they...Read More
Categories: song, analogy, engagement, inspirational, integrity,
Form: Lyric
Lizard in our house
There’s a lizard in our house, At the last there was a mouse. And we called the mouse Klaus, Now there’s a lizard in our house. Soon there will be a roo, Koala, Possum, Emu too. Swear it’s really true- There’s a...Read More
Categories: animal, fun, funny, song,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Wake Up God's People
If the Everly Brothers' "Wake Up Little Susie were a Christian Song Wake up God’s people, wake up. Wake up God’s people, wake up. We’ve fallen, fast asleep. The harvest is full, and ready to reap. Let’s wipe the slumber,...Read More
Categories: christian, parody, song,
Form: Lyric
Voice for The Vulnerable
For the future of all We must stand strong and tall For the most vulnerable -we speak out. Until justice is served Til goodwill is preserved and abuse has been curbed -we speak out We speak out We speak out For the most vulnerable We speak...Read More
Categories: humanity, people, song, uplifting,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member I Won't Forsake Thee
Before you were born, I chose you. Even though, I knew you probably would reject Me. Even when you sinned, I loved you. I came, to set you free. For your peace, I was beaten. I wore the stripes,...Read More
Categories: christian, song,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Nothing last forever
Verse Oh yeah I thought I had it all until one day everything changed we do not know how far we will go each seed begins giving hope every ending will be a new beginning but here I am one more...Read More
Categories: song,
Form: Lyric
Hank, Cash, and Willie
Sun's going down Drinks are filling up Been a hell of a week I'm bout to turn it up Crowds coming in Bands starting up Drinks are kicking in I'm bout to turn it up Bartender asks what brings ya in I...Read More
Categories: music, song,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member G O D
G O D God my professor who does not sit on a stool at the head of the class correcting exam papers with their columns of graphite-filled dots with each question being multiple choice and the...Read More
Categories: song, christian, devotion, inspiration, jesus,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Between the Lines
Between the Lines If I were a poet I'd write some lines That'd say I love you all moments in time For you the highest mountains I would climb You are my every dream and every rhyme. Poetry comes...Read More
Categories: love, music, poetry, song,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member AND I KNOW YOUR NAME WE ALL KNOW YOUR NAME
And I know your name God and I know your name Else should I the all-sufficient one El shaddai the everlasting God And I know your name God and I know your name O' but God are...Read More
Categories: celebration, god, song,
Form: Lyric

Specific Types of Song Poems

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Definition | What is Song in Poetry?