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Staring Poems - Poems about Staring

Staring Poems - Examples of all types of poems about staring 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 staring.
Premium Member Seek Shelter
... Wind winds weirdly around the freshly patched schoolyard blacktop where children are playing mother elephant. Obeyance prevails in this game, ears attuned to pealing warns of haunting crie......Read More
Categories: staring, perspective, weather,
Form: Free verse

A Solitude Gloomier Than That Dark Horizon
...When we are aged in body and mind, most of us hurriedly close each window wide open to Nature thinking of our end; we feel cold and shiver 'though it's not winter yet, will it come soon come and ......Read More
Categories: staring, age, character, environment, fate,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Senior Jolly Follies
... 12/2/2023 Oh, the excruciating job of finding a comfortable pair of shoes! And why do we fall asleep so darn early at night? Driving after sundown is a fright! He......Read More
Categories: staring, age,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Christmas Alone
...I sit alone looking out of my frost-covered window watching the snowfall upon the trees, upon the ground My thoughts are lonely I stare at a snow-covered mound where a lamplight glows wa......Read More
Categories: staring, lost love,
Form: Free verse
Fade Away
...When was the last time i felt completely free, who is this person staring back at me? This is not happiness, this is delusion, I've dug a grave I'm sitting in, you've made my life an illusio......Read More
Categories: staring, anxiety, fear, heartbroken,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member It's Fruitcake Weather
...The holiday season is upon us, and I delight in the memories of my childhood yuletides. One such memory stands out quite clearly. Just before Thanksgiving, November’s blustery winds arrived, weaving......Read More
Categories: staring, christmas, winter,
Form: Free verse
Writer's Block
...Writer’s Block Blank white screen staring Black bar blinking, please just…just… Stop looking at me! ......Read More
Categories: staring, anger, writing,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member The Eyes
...being watched by eyes over there over there where the eyes are not their ethereal glare nefarious unseen, ready like puckered lips this eyeless wraith with lidless eyes nowhere, peering......Read More
Categories: staring, psychological, scary, word play,
Form: Light Verse
Breathe In, Breathe Out, Start Typing
...Back straight, shoulders down. Straighten the computer. Stop staring at the purple walls. Light the candle once, twice, three times -- why won’t it light? -- before the flame finally catches, fill......Read More
Categories: staring, anxiety, change, death, fear,
Form: Free verse
Burn's End
...The unconscious glitter in branches draws out The partial moon after dark; She comes to grips on its side— Her other night, inspired. The partial moon after dark— Staring at the water moor, H......Read More
Categories: staring, angst, death, fire, introspection,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member That Was Not a Compliment
...Certain appearances make me question our fufillmentship I’d bet my life that I’d find more comfort in a rock bottom Than in you Your mood swings are my fill of thrills for the whole year I do......Read More
Categories: staring, addiction, angst, friendship, grief,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Love-Hate put your silks and satins in me, a darkened abattoir I see your pain, a summer crisis staring sometimes for minutes it's a love hate relationship it's a love hate hall of mirrors lost in d......Read More
Categories: staring, earth, metaphor, mother, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Forlorn Eyes of Poe
...NOT CONTEST BOUND I stood upon a rocky shoal, regret lingering across my mind Its fingers traced the blood-filled lines along my bare arm as if they were the brittle veins of leaves fallen from ......Read More
Categories: staring, conflict,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Waiting for my Muse
... Sleeping was an effort. Humidity draped my skin like wet clothing as if I had spent the night in a steamy rain forest. Gradually, I rolled off the ledge of consciousness into a sound s......Read More
Categories: staring, inspiration, muse,
Form: Didactic
Premium Member Nature's Way
... I see and feel things I've never seen and felt before. Ever been arrested by a cactus blossom? I'd never seen yellow as beautiful. Ever been touched by the presence of a sunrise? Or felt the aw......Read More
Categories: staring, nature,
Form: Free verse

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