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Surreal Poems | Examples of Surreal Poetry

Surreal Poems. Below are examples of poems about surreal. This list of surreal poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of surreal poetry. This list of works about surreal is an excellent resource for examples on how to write surreal poems.

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List of Surreal Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem ZEN MOMENTS Line Gauthier Free verse surreal, appreciation, happiness, inspirational, joy,
Premium Member Poem BEAUTIFUL LEAVES FALL FROM THE TREES James Edward Lee Sr. Haiku surreal, appreciation, autumn, character, destiny,
ALLOWED TO PRODUX Allan Terry Ballad surreal, body, confidence, film, happiness,
Premium Member Poem THREE WISHES Line Gauthier Monorhyme surreal, dream, hope, longing, love,
Do You Wanna Know Eric Nelson Manley Shelman Lyric surreal, adventure, allegory, allusion, psychological,
Untitled Luicina Gaiser Free verse surreal, dark, fear, night, silence,
Umbilicus Severed James Fitz-Gerald Prose Poetry birth, mythology, philosophy, surreal,
The Raid Richard Evans Free verse surreal,
We can still be everywhere at once William Greco Free verse surreal,
Premium Member Poem Soulmate Brenda Chiri Free verse surreal, beauty, longing, love, soulmate,

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TIME STANDS STILL
by Line Gauthier


time stands still
slow the pace of life
a howling silence
surreal as autumn tenor

all shades of grey
droop overhead
eyes soaking up
most somber thoughts 

piano notes gather in the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal, autumn, dark, life, nature,

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BEYOND THE FOG
by Line Gauthier


walking
pensively
though
dense
hazy
cold
misty
fog
timeless
ageless
wondering
what
lies
beyond



posted on October 11, 2018...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: future, introspection, solitude, surreal,

Clog-Brawl
by David Welch
I was working my way north through Kansas,
selling hot dogs at a traveling fair,
the pay wasn’t great, but it was still a job,
and I met...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal, adventure, conflict, drink, forgiveness,

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MOONLIT
by Line Gauthier


Gentle ripples lapping the shore
In a moonlit waterlily garden
Bathing under the stars
While faeries’ luminescent wings 
Flutter against the black velvet sky
Dreams do come true



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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal, dream, fairy, garden, moon,

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Not knowing where to begin
by Lifes Tapestry
They lower their heads with a pitiful sigh. 
Time has abandoned them. 
Questioning looks, glazed over eyes. 
Where was the preparation? 

Damn teachers, they taught...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal,

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SERENELY
by Line Gauthier


serenely
his hand in hers
passing



posted on October 9, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal, death, farewell, lost love,

A PLACE THEY CALL UTOPIA
by Ann Gilmour
As we approach a certain age 
Before the end draws nigh
Afore my knees give up the ghost
Or bunions stop me climbing high

When all I eat...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal, desire, dream, fantasy, humorous,

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Alice in Unreality Land
by Kevin Shaw
Alice in Unreality Land

Tweedle Dee was acting frivolously dumb,
Whilst Mock Turtle’s face sullen and glum.
Not unusually White Rabbit was late,
Alice grew large compressed in a...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: character, confusion, nonsense, surreal,

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LIT CANDLE
by Line Gauthier


howling winter winds ~
lit candle home at night
morphing all to gold



posted on October 8, 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: home, night, surreal, wind,

Babble
by Mark Priestley
No more to dance, no more to shine,
A clown down, on the foreign round.
Lost in the laughing trafficked city.
Tongues of pity now broken, now
Regretful of...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal,

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IN DREAMLAND
by Line Gauthier


in dreamland
levitating mirthfully
no rules no restraints



posted on October 7, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: dream, freedom, peace, surreal,

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DREAM
by Line Gauthier


dream meanderings
dancing
under moonlight glow



posted on October 6, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal, dance, dream, light, moon,

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TWINKLING FIREFLIES
by Line Gauthier


twinkling fireflies
sprinkling their spell
as night descends



posted on October 6, 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal, insect, light, magic, night,

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MIDNIGHT
by Line Gauthier


midnight summer blue
hovers surreal
'neath a starry dome



posted on October 5, 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal, blue, night, sky, stars,

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SEA OF GREENS
by Line Gauthier


sea of greens and golds
floating on scented carpets
o'er bucolic dreams



posted on October 5, 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal, color, dream, fantasy, summer,

Ghosthunter Or Spiritualist You Decide
by Pixie Dust

She gave a call at 6 am she needed my advice
the little one she could not sleep his ghost was always there 
I packed my...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal,

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BOO
by James Edward Lee Sr.
BOO




B  boo is beau beautiful derived from the French word
O  one's significant other
O  ordinary opened to verbal scaring




10/04/18
written words by James Edward...

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Acrostic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal, desire, endurance, engagement, funny

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Empty Arms Broken Heart
by Brenda Chiri
I'll burn the stars,
I'll bring life to our souls

I promise you,
I'll drag back the past,
Twist it, change it,
Take the right road

Shatter the pain

Face the impossible,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal, dream, emotions, heart, heartbreak,

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CROSSING THE LINE
by Line Gauthier


crossing the line
to forbidden realms
that can't be unseen



posted on October 4, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: surreal, angst, anxiety, confusion, corruption,

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SPIRITUAL
by Line Gauthier


spiritual caress
moonbathing
on a summer eve



posted on October 2, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: moon, spiritual, summer, surreal,