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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.
Premium Member I Know a Place
I know a place where words are bent Their meaning will never be still When you arrive and your time is all spent You will have arrived at Dorchville With Dorchville flandered the dumpkin kingfisher In rocoroyal the flashblue fluger Wasted...Read More
Categories: surreal, culture, fantasy, journey, mystery,
Form: Free verse

I was standing on dry heated sands; Mere man, my face my hope was in your hands; My throat became screams in pain; But then instantly in the rain; I found your love was my gain; Flourish me again-- Even ...Read More
Categories: surreal, appreciation, change, destiny, recovery
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Whispering, trembling, feelings
Listen to the beautiful Lingering in the tender voices Mingling with soup, potatoes, chunks Light joy, garlicky seasonings Inspiration falling, blending voices Temptations burning Away the darkness, the black yearnings Remember the shadows Blazing with hues of promises Erasing the melancholy, Voices alive with laughter Smiles...Read More
Categories: surreal, appreciation, blessing, inspiration, miracle,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Flag
it hung there like a noose around the neck of a people a road map in red and black with a series of right turns this destination unknown to me a child half of twenty-one father was seeking shocked...Read More
Categories: surreal,
Form: Free verse
Dear time I beg you , please let me go It hurts to walk yesterday’s path . Reliving pain when I don’t want to, Rocking my life over and over on chairs of stone the...Read More
Categories: deep, life, nature, surreal,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member sky rocks
rocks from the sky sky in the rocks a shock wave rocks the sky a rocky wave shocks the sky flaming rocks rain down from the wavy raven sky :*: skyrocks sky*rocks *sky**rocks* **sky***rocks** !***S*k*Y*r*O*c*K*s***! ...Read More
Categories: dark, nature, sky, surreal,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Reality Eclipsed by Fantasy
I used to play 'make-believe' a wonderful way to try to live the life of a singer or a movie star a way to expand who...Read More
Categories: surreal, fantasy, gender, identity, society,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Mount Edgecumbe's Feet
In Alaska, at Mount Edgecumbe's feet, fish built Sitka, a city with no road. And so, Sitka's fame is its fishing fleet; where time is never spent; it is borrowed. A scarlet sun bleeds on Edgecumbe's peak as deafening silence...Read More
Categories: surreal, beautiful, city, color, fish,
Form: Sonnet
Long Story Short
Long Story Short it's the room over there whose ...Read More
Categories: surreal, death, dream, humanity, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Surgeons Specialty
My doctor is a surgeon, a man of know-how and expedience. I set before you now his methods from personal experience: When, to my despair, I developed ED, he transplanted me another and quipped: It may not always...Read More
Categories: surreal,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Finding My Voice
How can I get past this? Break the habit, smiling in your direction. It's past those eyes buried deep, retrace those steps. Can you allow yourself to revert back? Only within the mind, continue with tomorrow. ...Tomorrow, But for now, repaint those...Read More
Categories: surreal, anxiety, dark, fear, mental
Form: Free verse
The Shakahola Massacre
Be Not Afraid When God Says so everything is permitted The genocide on screens was sanctioned from heaven 800 acres 800 graves In the name of God Their Journey was hastened The heavens were opened "I saw visions...Read More
Categories: surreal, africa, bible, death, god,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Congratulations '23's
myopic, feaful wading pools of life bubble-bath comfy drown out strife urban jungles... pristine meadows intimidating shadows sans lever ...Read More
Categories: graduation, life, surreal,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Journey's End
Awoken by magpies white on black buzzing in the ear dreamcatcher swaying in the breeze my thoughts out of the window lost in the air wishing they reached your doorstep another long night ahead. Dear black moth, came into my abode, gazing upon your pattern know...Read More
Categories: surreal, deep, emotions, mystery, nature,
Form: Free verse
i know you never would
you yelled at her for how messy her room was how many cups were on the dresser for the endless amount of clothes scattered around the floor you yelled at her for how she used to try how she used...Read More
Categories: surreal, abuse, bereavement, bullying, corruption,
Form: Free verse

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