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Surreal Poems | Examples of Surreal Poetry

Surreal Poems - Examples of all types of surreal poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for surreal.

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Premium Member Alchemy
I wish I could learn the secret of turning dust into gold cornflakes...Read More
Categories: food, miracle, surreal,
Form: Cinquain

Premium Member DEATH AT OUR DOOR
the end is near i sense it i feel its breath i hear its pulse low hanging clouds above our heads ever so slightly hover clipped by the shadow of its wings otherworldliness circles somewhat like a vulture deliberate and devious ready to pounce as...Read More
Categories: dark, death, grief, surreal,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member IN AWE-
At last I find myself in awe just how are you doing thus so far achieving, believing~ 11/22/20 Written words by James Edward Lee Sr © 2020...Read More
Categories: surreal, 1st grade, adventure, analogy,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member Sauntering upon the edge of insanity
Sauntering Upon The Edge of Insanity. . Sauntering upon the edge of insanity Fanciable inspirations Drawn from the unconscious well Of nonsensical surreality . Stretching the boundaries of an avant-garde Lucid fertile imagination Unconventional to the rigid Laws of physics and mainstream...Read More
Categories: appreciation, art, celebration, surreal,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WINDOWS SCAPE-
The window is crowded Tapestry cover with fabric Silk and lace Chiffon graces nylon spaces Shutters outside Crown molding within Net tapestry Venetian blind Crowded coverings of the window scape Need a fresh open breeze Left and right hands open the window and tapestry 11/14/20 Written...Read More
Categories: environment, imagery, surreal,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Honest Sonnets Trio, and a Couplet
Honesty presides in these fresh sonnets Where breathing seeks to set example For future generations on thresholds Of honest wit staying apt and ample Poets questioning meaning in long life While judging and evoking honesty They hold themselves above impending strife And...Read More
Categories: surreal, appreciation, poetry, poets, spiritual,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Dream Doctrine
I remember all my houses. I relive all my homes. I conjure, cottage conscious, my dreamscape flickering poems. I easily abide the dream doctrine. I rub grainy textures, the memory of my earliest cabin. I summon my first adventures. I begin impetuous,...Read More
Categories: surreal, dream, extended metaphor, house,
Form: Rhyme
Red hot desert sand bleak and abandoned, Dried grass around the caves in the hills, Digging a hatchet is found the ancestors left behind, A thick heavy sadness enveloping like a shroud, Shadows dance by the foreboding hills, Following...Read More
Categories: surreal, imagination, magic, nature, sad,
Form: Free verse
Molton Memories
molten memories~ awareness beyond my ken defy consciousness 11/11/2020 Sen-ru (rather than hi-ku) Poetry Contest Sponsored by: Brian Strand...Read More
Categories: surreal, emotions, feelings, meaningful, memory,
Form: Senryu
Eternal Waiting Turn
Then a lot of hair and pubic hair grew up They grew up and rolled his legs on the ground As if a long-winded root of an entire Banyan tree Crossing the Armpit valley Came to the ground- Exquisite beauty...Read More
Categories: allegory, surreal,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Country Rose
One Year, Two Years, Ten Years Loving Me As I Walk those Green Garden Gates, and into my car, Drive Down that Florida Seven Cross Road, Get in a Jet Fighter Plane and Fly Over the...Read More
Categories: surreal, age, appreciation, love, song,
Form: Free verse
Fluid life dreamers munch on cognizant pastries shortwave misgivings...Read More
Categories: analogy, community, stars, surreal,
Form: Haiku
Floating City On The Cloud
Getting across Kantabon I find dense Elephant Road Left the old road-divider At nine o'clock at night; Pankhiraj Rickshaw flies in the air In the mysterious light of sodium lamp- The illusory drone. Chasing me some fake face book IDs Agony...Read More
Categories: surreal,
Form: Free verse
In dreamscape teeming with mirage this soul an unwilling captive, afloat with black moon's entourage In dreamscape teeming with mirage through a strangely bizarre collage-- wake me O real hours active In dreamscape teeming with mirage... this soul an unwilling...Read More
Categories: dream, surreal,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member THEN HE WAS GONE
life reduced to a box of dust and memories in a flash there then gone the light extinguished Submitted on October 29, 2020 for contest IN JUST A FEW WORDS sponsored by JOSEPH MAY...Read More
Categories: death, life, surreal, time,
Form: Free verse

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