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Want Poems | Examples of Want Poetry

Want Poems. Below are examples of poems about want. This list of poetry about want is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of want poetry. This list of works about want is a great resource for examples of want poems and show how to write poems about want. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Want Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
A Letter to My Friends Oliver Pierce Free verse want, anxiety, cry, depression, emotions,
Premium Member Poem hell ya cs parker Free verse want, age, america, anger,
Premium Member Poem Unbreakable Brenda Chiri Rhyme want, beauty, blessing, heart, hope,
Love Songs and Eschatologies, part 3 John Rockk-Fiordelisi Verse want, loss, lost love,
Consumed Michelle James Free verse want, desire, for him, love,
Premium Member Poem Points to Ponder Franklin Price Rhyme want, celebrity, family, friendship, life,
Premium Member Poem You Will Always Be a Baby to Me Sunlite Wanter Sonnet want, desire, i love you,
Premium Member Poem GOT TIME James Edward Lee Sr. Lyric want, appreciation, confidence, forgiveness,
the alternative view jan hansen Blank verse want, absence, allusion, anti bullying,
Mariah of Magdala BERYL Adhiambo Narrative want, abuse, black love, dark,

Hoarding Hope - I Am Not Alone
by J.W. Earnings
This horrid. inner remorse
Is getting way out of course
I want to keep courage and cheer in my heart…
I am His sun-shining, mild child, even from...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, appreciation, beautiful, courage, deep,

Hoarding Hope - The Odd Ball
by J.W. Earnings
Get me feeling well
For, I am sick as hell
Brain orgasms and headaches rape my mind and left me thoughtlessly behind
Trying to keep the Kingdom in...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, angst, depression, emotions, happiness,

Dry
by Catelyn Meeker
Dry

I used to walk the town at night looking for someone I didn’t know. I could find a someone anywhere, but where does a someone...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, conflict, dark, deep, emotions,

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I Keep Trying
by Caren Krutsinger
Surrounded by the smells of cinnamon sugar, nutmeg, pumpkin pie, and evaporated milk, 
I sprinkle flour on my dough, and roll it out nice and...

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

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Is All In His Power - The Linked Style
by Dorian Petersen Potter


~ Is  All In His Power ~
(Linked)




Thru  God  we  love
I
Love  conquers   all
S
All  good  be  done
A
Done...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, christian, faith, hope, love,

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DO I HAVE TOMORROW
by Vicki Acquah
DO I HAVE TOMORROW

I could have done It Yesterday
that task that need be performed.
Sometime before the clouds had formed 
Early in the morn. 
I could...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, bereavement, daughter, death, heartbreak,

Your love this is too much
by Rafiqul Islam
Dear Janu
Give me a break please.
I am so tired of you
How I am living without you ? 
I don’t know
But I know I must be...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, cool, fantasy, love,

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The Pain of Loneliness
by Sandra Weiss
Loneliness has found me, though I have tried to hide.
It has spun it's gossamer spider-like web deep inside.

I have tried to protect myself, not intending...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, anger, loneliness, longing, love,

Wall People
by Alexis Schoedel
Will the little people in the wall paper have to watch you die?
The very thought of it makes me want to cry. 
Will their little...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, addiction, depression, drug,

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Beautiful Mystery
by Andrea Dietrich
How very unexpected was the thing
that came to me, and not that long ago
as a request! It made me want to sing
for joy although I...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, beautiful,

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Sweet Seasons
by Dear Heart
Related image
 

I want this cold Winter to be over-
longing to hear all the little birds sing;
just love beautiful Spring with skies azure,
I wish to...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, seasons,

distance lover
by cyber ghost
green eyes, 
always mixing with blue
blue from sky
horizon... 

horizon!
what do you hide from me?
what exists behind you?
I want to see! 

stars drown into his eyes
dreams...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, appreciation, beauty, desire, how

The nuclear powerplant
by monty rocke
wow what's that up over there let me grab my binoculars hmmm the nuclear powerplant. Late at night wit my night vision lens you know...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, allah, allusion, america,

Dear Dead Dad
by don munro
Sometimes when I think of you, I think of how much I’m like you. 

It’s ironic because I spent so much of my life thinking...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, bereavement, death, farewell, father,

happy family
by jan hansen
Happy family
When I was 51 I had an affair with dancer
She didn`t want the baby and gave it to me.
Can you imagine? The village women...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, allusion, birth, blessing, deep,

Judaism and Christianity
by Matthew Anish
The two religions 
have some things in common 
They differ about the Messiah issue 
Christians think that Jesus was the Messiah 
Jews deny this 
Both...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, christian, jewish, love,

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An angel who lives on Earth
by Faraz Ajmal
Rumors say that a girl lives here who is from a different generation
Her personality is just like a poetic personification 
And her beauty is the...

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Romanticism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, love,

A MOMENT IN THE BOOKSTORE
by Jim Yerman
My family came to visit me in the bookstore…where I was working the other night
I greeted them as they came through the door… with a...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, books, family, life,

A letter
by brigita kibasa
My letter was sent to you last month,
To tell you about life dreams love and death,
I wrote to you with a lot of kindness,
I knew...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, destiny, faith, forgiveness, future,

the thief1
by mohamad safan
The  thief  1

He looked at her face

The old woman still called

She called with high voice

She looked at the princess face

She saw her tears

She...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: want, 10th grade, 2nd grade,