Surpassing Poems - Below
are popular examples of all types of surpassing 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 surpassing.
Excitement awaiting a thunderstorm
surpassing, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, appreciation,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Early morning April 8th, 2020
meteorologic destiny manifested...
rumbling atmospheric thuds,
promised natural exultant
sound and light show
subsequently within minutes
dully rightly appraised as dud,
yours truly forced himself awake
way before dawn's early light
all for naught, yet...
thus hours later summoned,
perhaps lame poetic material
(think) potential Earth...Read More
surpassing, creation, humanity, riddle,
Form: Free verse
In silent stone and blinded eyes
their monuments to
their own wasted lives
as quiet as unpredictable
they stand in lines
all animated in the hopeful
waiting for the all surpassing time
Touching the sky
and feeling the earth
buried knee deep in throw away filth
wondering and deceiving
on the...Read More
AWESOME STARS' ZEAL
surpassing, appreciation, blessing, christian, faith, god, jesus, stars,
Awesome stars* are art works of the Almighty
Beauteous midst darkness, sparkling bright
Creation masterpieces supremely crafted
Designed perfectly to serve as eyes’ delights.
Extolling the grandeur of divine excellence
Firmament jewels driving astronomic flight
Galaxy ornaments that mystify constellation gazers
Heaven’s wonders are stars** for...Read More
A POETRY PIECE
surpassing, poetry, word play,
rhythmical effects of
Just in case you wondered
surpassing, 11th grade, 12th grade, betrayal, cheer up,
Form: Free verse
Just in case you wondered...
Yours truly, (i.e. I) quickly
became hypnagogic afore
subsequently segueing soundly
into autohypnosis booklore,
while binge reading courtesy
regarding aptitude chore
treasure trove books galore
five dollars as many
paginated fictitious stories ('bout deplore
hubble basket cases) fit into authorized bag
infernal challenge sifting evermore
alum skid...Read More
Now enough with excuses
you’re just a useless loser
making no effort stuck in a routine
bad habits need a new thing no magic
use your uses for this
alike when you abandon booze and cannabis
grew strength to abandon...Read More
surpassing, appreciation, beautiful, poetry,
Cabaret - LM
Our reality are thoughts carefree,
were created for the purpose of
being infinite surpassing scope
all the lives that lived and lives to be.
Truth en route for tables tangible,
where tainted lives have a chance for hope,
then after the morning laughter ends,
Breathe On Me
surpassing, god, religious, spiritual,
Breathe on me, oh, Spirit of the Lord.
Grant me the grace to climb the mount.
Grant me faith in your abiding word.
Cleanse me with your healing fount.
Give me grace to climb the mount.
Let me know your surpassing power.
Cleanse me with your...Read More
The Unknown Poet
surpassing, appreciation, beauty, poetry, poets,
I surely don't mean to brag or boast
But my words have been read to many a toast
Golden words may flow now and again
Raging from the poet's pen
Sculpted and molded some words beware
Some poets write truth and others just flair
Some are...Read More
surpassing, appreciation, death, death of a friend, funeral,
The misty morning reaches
for the mighty—
the air, flummoxed,
as they crash into
the little-known darkness.
reaching for the mighty,
the merciless fogs of death...
He was a believer of dreams
with impeccable ability,
displayed in both physique and character—
a heart of gold,
a soul of...Read More
BEHOLDING CELESTIAL CITY
surpassing, appreciation, christian, city, faith, god, heaven, perspective,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Radiant veduta of the celestial city
enthralling with shades verily wondrous
highlighting glorious hues
tints glowing midst heavenly splendor
With the Scriptures’ presentation
recorded in Revelation 21
Lord Almighty showed
panoramic vista so clear
…“that great city… out of heaven from God.”*
Through the...Read More
My Dogs Eleventh Year
surpassing, dog, humor,
Form: Light Verse
It doesn’t seem possible I tell myself –
eleven years already and going on twelve!
I suppose I should have a party – a piece
of prime beef lit with eleven candles.
But he’d never get close enough to blow them out.
So it...Read More
A Lion Chases
Is consciousness emergent,
or de facto zero sum
Is what we know about ourselves,
a walk or more a run
A lion knows to chase a deer,
but not the reason why
The truth inherent in abstraction,
lost upon the fly
As man continues onward,
his psyche then will...Read More
surpassing, art, creation, life, science, space, stars, world,
In stellar skies the nights bestow
our firmament’s majestic show
with portraits of creations past
that stretch into the heavens vast
We yearn this welkin world to know
through avid searching to and fro
and seek a sculpted cosmic cast
in stellar skies.
Withal, the astral art...Read More
MOM OF INSPIRATION
surpassing, appreciation, blessing, christian, god, mother, thanksgiving, woman,
Who am I today:
an open book to everybody
reflects the values instilled
in my heart by my first mentor...
the man my older brother is now:
conscientious, concerned, caring father
as testified by his family and those around him
exemplifies the commitment that reared his being...
My Spiritual Tree
surpassing, 1st grade, caregiving, change, earth, leadership, metaphor,
To be a better man is what i strive for,
Growing spiritually to the sky from the cold floor,
Opening up every door,
Letting the ones close from before,
Finding myself until im where i want to be,
Surpassing my past self is my one...Read More
GRACIOUS BOUNTY OF GOD
surpassing, appreciation, blessing, christian, god, inspirational, jesus, nature,
Form: Blank verse
I love the smell* of God’s gracious bounty
Freely exuding pure leafy-green scent
Breathing out Creator’s fragrance, so fresh
Oozing great nature’s delightful perfume
Enriching paradise breeze with good health.
I love the sound of God’s gracious bounty
Chirping birds in tune with gushing...Read More
surpassing, november, weather,
Resonant like the moon, the sun’s shining — a halo through leafy oak.
The dark canopy like fig leaves, attempting to hide the naked bloke.
Ablaze on a cool November day, the warm and yellow sunbeam soak.
Comes, frenzy of cold blustery winds...Read More
First glimpse of beauty
surpassing, appreciation, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Warm water cleans my soiled body.
Viewing a naked woman, I stand.
Washing me and overlooking my sin,
“Look, our bodies are beautiful.”
Angels were given beauty as this.
Muses aspired for beauty as pure as this.
Love never arouse above this mark.
Etched in my mind...Read More
An A Lesson - CA
Form: Free verse
Angels observe in un-articulated anguish from above,
anxiety afflicted by appalling accelerated ambition of the aggregate
that redefines the archaic, apocalyptical allure
driving humanity to its brink of active self annihilation;
those moments of antiquated adversarial abstractions
when history...Read More
OBSERVATIONS on the bridge
surpassing, literature, people,
Hart Crane tribute
forsake our eyes
in a lovers cry
shadows sweep decends
a lie revealed
in its fall
on a cloud
surpassing, journey, life,
Are consequences of intention ever what we dream they are?
The good I’d do the ‘just’ result of conscience bending? Gravity
Of dust from stars imploding seems to haunt these mortal coils of mine
Though life is grand at times and sweet (an...Read More
surpassing, character, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
My hot pursuits…
Endeavors called great
…Spiritual or carnal?
Pleasing God with faith*
…Is that ephemeral?
*Hebrews 11:6 But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that...Read More
FRIED EGGPLANT RECIPE
surpassing, allusion, poetry,
Form: Prose Poetry
Eggplant is eggplant!
Some food, sort of spices,
leaves ... are undesirable ...!
Among all, for sure
the bitter eggplant...Read More
LIFE FULL OF JOY
surpassing, blessing, christian, faith, god, jesus, joy, spiritual,
Midst happenings’ adventures
My soul, wrapped with joyousness*
Exalts God’s redemption’s preciousness.
Against sin-guilt tortures
Surpassing sorrow’s despair gestures
My spirit, gripped by Christ’s forgiveness
Worships Him with grateful blissfulness.
Toward refreshing green pastures
Guarded from unbelief junctures
My faith, resting in the Lord’s trustworthiness
Increases to minister through...Read More