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Verse Poems | Verse Examples

Verse Poems. Examples of Verses and a list of new poems in the correct poetic form and technique. Share and read short, long, best, and famous Verse poetry while accessing rules, format, types, and a comprehensive literary definition of a Verse.

A verse is a single metrical line of poetry or poetry in general (as opposed to prose which uses grammatical units like sentences and paragraphs), but there is more to a verse. What is verse in poetry (complete definition)?

Premium Member A Charming Quandary
"A Charming Quandary" Pieces of thy heart were fed to nourish thee a charming quandary seeks the purveyor of all things seeking thee inside the hungry I Am sits at a table waiting for you to take your seat...Read More
Categories: verse, muse,
Form: Free verse

You might feel That,it is the most terrible dream You ever had You might feel That,it is the most difficult phase You ever had to go through As it is the imperative platform, As you start to wonder on How,are you going...Read More
Categories: verse, adventure, africa, career, change,
Form: Free verse
Parents raise their young In efferent flavor of The new sunrise. But as the great star sets, We become beasts that hunt For nothing less than Suppression. Medallions are too effervescent For this ridiculous perversion. I stand center stage...Read More
Categories: verse, allegory, language,
Form: Free verse
History is speaking
Perhaps it means nothing, nothing at all. Why should we stand together? Why should we catch one another when we fall? History is speaking and we choose not to hear. All the sacrifices made for us, all the screaming,...Read More
Categories: verse, abuse, appreciation, betrayal, corruption,
Form: Free verse
Just Looking On
Don't turn away but plot its points by how much it plummets downward into all those dark places you've been. Measure the miles of numbness that stretch across time, the weight crushing down on those evenings when it was hard just to breathe. Let...Read More
Categories: verse, self,
Form: Free verse

Jump into the cool pool of my iris And you will truly se what it is that I Find so intriguing about you. Fall into my hair—the roots are strong… Strong enough to tie your hear in...Read More
Categories: verse, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Wish I Had Known
Ten years ago I wish I would have known That seventy is not as young and sparkly as sixty There might be arthritis in both ankles When you step in winter it could feel like a sword...Read More
Categories: verse, age,
Form: Free verse
The Gentleman
You shouldn’t be buried somewhere unmarked in there and I shouldn’t be here. You should not have done that for me. So many tears I’ve cried for you over the years. In the trench you saw my fear....Read More
Categories: verse, absence, appreciation, freedom, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Do Not Hate Anyone
I hate liberals, she said. She is my cousin. I love her. I am a liberal I told her. She threw back her head and laughed. No you’re not. I am the most liberal liberal I know, I replied. But you are...Read More
Categories: verse, political,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Trying to Be Less Type A
Balance to me means to try and be less Type A To stop obsessing over things I cannot change Balance to me means not to play all weekend. I am so Type A during the week that I...Read More
Categories: verse, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member What a Small Town Girl Does
I was raised by a volunteer who taught Sunday School for sixty years. She baked cookies and made homemade pies and took them to the sick. She brought groceries to those who did not have food. She taught...Read More
Categories: verse, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Exuberant Joy
summer love her sun hat in the heather their joy exuberant they frolic like puppies best memory of his life ...Read More
Categories: verse, joy,
Form: Free verse
White Lies
that smile hides a hundred truths inside white lies lined up like tombstones cleaned nightly, scrubbing away the shame spoken and guilt grinded daily, stained with coffee and wine swallowed to swill down today’s fake smile, yesterday’s plastic smile, tomorrow’s...Read More
Categories: verse, analogy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - The Little Boat -
Boat over the water crossed unused days ...Read More
Categories: verse, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Autism
Should my masquerade mask fall, Conscious suppression, exposed ~ Naked as the day I was born Thrust into life's Mardi Gras. ...Read More
Categories: verse, confidence, confusion, courage, discrimination,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Verse Poems

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Definition | What is Verse in Poetry?

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