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Standing Poems - Poems about Standing

Standing Poems - Examples of all types of poems about standing 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 standing.
Where Brenda Sleeps
... [verse] My crazy sister had roamed homeless for so long. Once an intellectual, then her brain went wrong. For hospitals to keep her, she had to be a danger. A strange logic, but to reality they......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, crazy, family, mental health,
Form: Lyric



ANZAC in Australia
...I was thinking of the last Dawn Service I took my mother to at the War Memorial on North Terrace, Adelaide…. Lest we Forget ANZAC in Australia A sparkling morning on dewy ground A crowd of peo......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, remember, remembrance day,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member self appointed mouse king
...Self-appointed mouse king was a huge success He crowed to the world, standing on a robin’s nest We rolled our eyes, for we know his personality well. Some stuff he brags about doing are not so ver......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Rhyme
Jack 99
... Nervousness of standing on the doorstep Compromise, standing just inside Despite invitation, I politely insisted that the evening ended there Over days, weeks, months then years Things develope......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, fantasy, life, passion, perspective,
Form: Free verse
Hopscotch
...I saw God, so ... now what? I wait, standing in line at the grand Hopscotch Game holding the stone in my hand Candide Diderot. ‘24 ......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, muse,
Form: Free verse



The Shadows Following Apparitions
...like shadows they follow us they tell their stories on pages that may or may not be seen, or read, we a'muse them - "we", of course, are truly inconsequential in the greater scheme of thi......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, poets, truth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member That Was Then And This Is Now
...Beautifully captured The essence of time In the past we are captured But the present is prime Lessons and heartaches Shadows and scars Through the dance of time Shapes us to be who we are ......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, change, growing up, growth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member welcome to the fifties diner
...Welcome to the fifty’s diner Where there are chrome stools Black, red and white leather seats A checkered floor Everything matches A soda machine is standing ready The chef is heating up the ......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, nostalgia,
Form: Prose Poetry
A Patron's Vanity
...A Patron's Vanity [A protest poem]--- By Cherbo Geeplay How sunny the day becomes remains to be seen under these monsoon rains as a scarf hangs on the clouds, prodding to be noticed in ......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, courage, freedom,
Form: Free verse
At the Crux
...4/8/24 Aww shucks Still at the crux In a state of flux With reality still out of touch I've been puzzled much So I smoke a couple blunts That's a double dutch From dawn to dusk I turned my......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, dark, deep, life, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member After the Flood
...After the flood, There will be a lot of mud. The mud can be oozy and thick, And will swallow you up quick. Some people may be dead, But don't let that go to your head. Some may not survive, ......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, storm, sunshine, water,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member CARE TAKER OF THE PROMISED LANDS-
...Gather children family and friends this is not What It Seems ~ know how it is to be social part such as the Gathering group together by genetic code Side hustle mighty and bold ......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, adventure, allusion, analogy, caregiving,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member cockroach was styling
...Cockroach was styling, in her element tonight Wrapping her velvet cloak around her formal tight The rest of the models stayed out of cockroach’s way Knowing she will be left standing at the end of......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, humor,
Form: Rhyme
The Age Of Man
...The Age of Man We carried on The age of man Till moon of tin bore An electric sun And all machines Shone bright and clean Keeping silent But wanting more Till the purpose mind Did lo......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, earth, future, god, humanity,
Form: Rhyme
On A Warm Summers Day
...On A Warm Summers Day On a warm summers day I met God Standing in the courtyard Of my very own backyard Now here he is Drawing on my pipe Passes it to me Offers me a light And the mind sli......Read the rest...
Categories: standing, god,
Form: Rhyme

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