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Surer Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of surer poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for surer.

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Premium Member Bluebeard Promises
Bluebeard’s promises lure our unwary natures 
on to the shaky bridge which we need only cross 
to reach that which we dream.

We convince ourselves that if we tread carelessly,
the rotten planks, unnoticed at first glance will hold
long enough to claim...Read More
Categories: surer, desire, hope, romance,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Letting someone in is not always easy, perhaps
Letting someone in is not always easy, perhaps.
Here comes the request, a voice a bit surer than that
I was reluctant as letting in is not always easy, perhaps….
We, I, you are performers of invisible strings.
Captured in our own shadows of...Read More
Categories: surer, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Peace Beyond Understanding
Though I’d searched far, no freedom could I find
till Solace came to me and stilled my mind.
His Presence stood and ended my soul’s war.
No freedom had I found, though I’d searched far.

My mind untangled from its reasoned fear
and cast aside...Read More
Categories: surer, peace, spiritual,
Form: Quatrain
Have I the investment for you
Money to invest?
To stay ahead of the rest,
Not sure who you can trust.

Look no further,
Nothing can be surer,
Buy one for your mother,
Sell one to your Brother,
No longer a need for a broker

Guaranteed to be the best labelling gun on the...Read More
Categories: surer, addiction, analogy, anger, cancer, cheer up, crazy,
Form: Light Verse
Through the Darkness
Through the Darkness

Caught by some frail hope I wonder.
"Twixt the vales of sorrow dim.
And my soul is cast asunder;
By the slightest evil whim.

Yet my soul in Jesus sinking;
Finds a peace to sweet to tell. 
Mankind has no surer anchor;
Rose of...Read More
Categories: surer, anxiety, christian, destiny, devotion, god, time, world,
Form: Rhyme

Gainst Wind and Tide
Still now, she lies there gently
as the dawn begins to rise; 
and dares to men, forsake her 
for some surer, safer climb.

She whispers, in the evening
when the quiet holds the night; 
and beckons to them gently,
in the wake of hellish...Read More
Categories: surer, adventure, beauty, courage, fate, sea,
Form: Rhyme
The longer a person is wrong, the surer they are that they are right....Read More
Categories: surer, humanity, judgement,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member My Music Wonderland

It seems, in truth, that I'm such a glutton,
          For a pulsing, lighted or sliding button.

Christmas, for me? An arriving shipment,
          Boxes...Read More
Categories: surer, introspection, music, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
By The Bistro
How can I be so sure.
There have been many times where I have been sure before.
In fact, surer than sure.
Standing outside of myself; I brush pass every other thought.
A space crowded with nowhere particularly to be.
Except here.
Shoulders brush against the thought...Read More
Categories: surer, black african american, feelings, together,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member An Immutable World
An Immutable World

Come softly to the immutable world
of a loved one with Alzheimer's disease
where one memory is as precious pearl
and the process of is no longer ease

Bereft of all time, knowledge, place and self
demurely calm with mood controlling drugs
victims of...Read More
Categories: surer, age, memory, psychological,
Form: Quatrain

Diana at the Ides of August, Part Two
She's a Messenger, a standard bearer of a Message of Love.  She's Love's unforgettable fruition and flower.  With Her trusty hounds bounding along beside Her, She suddenly races ahead, crossing the beach, down to the surf.  Her...Read More
Categories: surer, absence, bereavement, betrayal, courage, encouraging, faith,
Form: Prose Poetry
Today's Past
I am not sure
how I feel today,
but I am surer
of what I felt yesterday

Each moment 
and the next
I have built---
all that we have

In all it's reflexivity.
...Read More
Categories: surer, allegory, appreciation, art, cheer up, identity, imagination,
Form: Didactic
Forever in your eyes
F rolicking freely, I float in the 
O ceans of your eyes
R eaching for the depths of love, I
E merge stronger and surer each time
V ows we took years ago still tingle and
Elate me to this day. My soul still
R...Read More
Categories: surer, beautiful, love,
Form: Acrostic
You Have Felt Me

You said my name
You saw my soul
You let me hold your heart with my unsure hands
Brought tears to my eyes
Without words
You have felt me

I walked with You
After many long years away
I asked You "Why now"
"How do I know what is...Read More
Categories: surer, faith, love,
Form: Free verse
The night I died
I well remember that night 
The night I died
The sky was pouring 
On the reflections of the dancing street lights I stomped

 I was cold and scared 
 I could sense the ghosts chasing me on the demolished walls
 I...Read More
Categories: surer, death,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Best Season

Each day that passes is one day closer
To that joyous season when we roll in clover
Smell the spring air
Feel like a millionaire
Absolutely best season, there's nothing more surer

...Read More
Categories: surer, spring,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Bestest Season So Far

Each day that passes is one day closer
To that joyous season when we'll roll in clover
Smell the spring air
Feel like a millionaire
Best season by far, there's nothing more surer

© Jack Ellison 2016

...Read More
Categories: surer, spring,
Form: Limerick
Nights are beautiful with stars and moon, 
but I love day with its bright sun, 
my vision is clear and my step surer,
I can see all around, the smiles and the tears. 
Then night comes and the day is gone.
The...Read More
Categories: surer, day, hope,
Form: Free verse
Oh Arise
Oh Arise! 
the city with wonderful natural resources
country where all are loyals 
Country where peace and unity are our watchwords 
leaders are serving in good manners 
masters and servants are truthful to themselves 
in seeing each other as brothers and...Read More
Categories: surer, africa, analogy, birth, black african american,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Culturing Passion Seeds
We are born DNA syntax,
cryptic receipts with multigenerational redemption value,
to redeem through this incarnation
fully functional potential for ecological
co-operative economic practice,
through polycultural intent,
mutual subsidiarity of peace co-passioned just rightness
declared only through solidarity in comprehensive consciousness.

Who are these would be Co-Redemptive Mentors
stalking...Read More
Categories: surer, analogy, baptism, courage, creation, culture, longing, paradise,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Redemption's Razor Edge
Who is this would-be Redeemer
stalking my own mirror?
Whether for good or evil
I remain steadfastly ambivalent.

Riding Time's unfolding edge,
glancing forward for faith in better
surer lasting light
glancing backward darkens optimistic hope
to change what I cannot,
to fulfill commitments to grow together
as I might
were...Read More
Categories: surer, life, lonely, philosophy, time, universe,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Troy and Desanda
Learning disabled, hopelessly unemployed
Troy McBride can't write the address for his next interview.
Warehouse stock, 331 Tiffany Street, in the Bronx.
His girlfriend, Desanda Gantry, also unemployed,
with one child by Troy. She's much brighter
but probably doesn't realize it. For one month
she worked...Read More
Categories: surer, angel, baby, city, education, family, society, work,
Form: Verse
10-16-14: In a Conference Hall
The grey chairs form a perfect line of grey,
Like stagnant, grey-clad businessmen at work.
I have no life to give this lifeless day.
Blind, blundering Heart! Will you drain everything to grey?
My longings grab the life from surer joys,
	Shunning what is and...Read More
Categories: surer, how i feel,
Form: Lyric
(Christ's nature pictured in a little child.)

Should Christ desire his nature known,

 His manner so meek and mild.

 Could he not take one of his own,

 Reveal himself in a child?

 Wide eyed in faith of things to come,

 Resides...Read More
Categories: surer, metaphor,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member No Sure Way
There is no surer way
To sacrifice who you are
For the sake of success
Popularity or a relationship
...Read More
Categories: surer, people, social,
Form: Quatrain