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Wanting Poems - Poems about Wanting

Wanting Poems - Examples of all types of poems about wanting to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for wanting.
My Darkness
... Do I need some kind of gratification, to feel some type of validation. To feel this way with no relief, to dream such dreams in my sleep. Wanting them to be real, wanting to be awake, but all ......Read More
Categories: wanting, anxiety, dark, sad,
Form: Free verse

...Gift a wash basin wrappèd in foil A wish unheard for it was and diapers soiled stenciled pencil on scetchpads waning lips Of full moons curse and syringe tips On a heart of wanting kids no more ......Read More
Categories: wanting, birth,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member The Magnus Effect
... "The Magnus Effect" A whole life in a deck of cards dealt across the table in front of the brutally dismissive, the fortunes of the war worn read translated glamorous......Read More
Categories: wanting, muse, music, mystery, sensual,
Form: Narrative
...One touch, an uncomfortable sensation Two touches, moving swiftly away Three touches, begining to panic Four touches, the flashbacks begin When the only touches one has received Were from the ......Read More
Categories: wanting, abuse, dark, depression,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I want a Butterfly
...This designer was a throwback for sure Wanting to design a bed mushroom pure Had spent time with a hippie grandma Designed the prettiest bed I’d ever saw Mushrooms never looked so beautiful Wi......Read More
Categories: wanting, humorous,
Form: Rhyme

Fullness in an empty mug
...Does an empty jar weep? 6 Crying wine or water 6 My hollow bowl thirsty 6 You scream for wet matter 6 Yet you lie like a dry monk 7 Patiently waiting for me 7 Your mouth opened to be drunk 7......Read More
Categories: wanting, addiction, drink, hyperbole, longing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member You Make Me Salivate
...seductive, sensual, sassy pomegranate with your spicy ways, and your healthy fruits I salivate upon the sight of you, instantly wanting to plunge into your depths knowing your tasty delights......Read More
Categories: wanting, food,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Wants vs needs
...Always wanting more why not try your hand at the things needed to live......Read More
Categories: wanting, life,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member To Be Where She Is
... Ghosts have all but abandoned this lonely place. It's just me here. The cold, drizzling rain is relentless, yet calming somehow. Marble stones lodged in leafy pastures keep taunting me. Autumn was ......Read More
Categories: wanting, death, sad,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member cats of Central Avenue
...Sixty-seven cats marched on Central Avenue Today In the rain, for it is April, so hey, hey, hey They had a mission, wanting kibbles and bits. Some of them were demanding in spurts and spits. Th......Read More
Categories: wanting, cat,
Form: Rhyme
A Repose Of Sort
...Through the edging of the night he was there steadfast and strong teetering at the tip of her thought a yearning to be allowed to become undone through the hallowed the wanting the waning......Read More
Categories: wanting, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member All I was I am no more
...In my suicidal mind. I search for light. I see none ......Read More
Categories: wanting, death, depression, feelings, grief,
Form: I do not know?
Metamorphosis of my life
...After years of life that I've been through, As a caterpillar in heart so blue, Growing up in the land of confusion, And the mentality of seclusion. Watching at butterflies come and go, D......Read More
Categories: wanting, butterfly, change, character, deep,
Form: Rhyme
Stories that lurk
...There’s the stories I don’t need to know Of terrible things In grand awful shows These stories that lurk On the edges of time Wanting to surface And continue their line So here I am stuck......Read More
Categories: wanting, 8th grade, life,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Stars of Clarity
...Stars of Clarity As I threw a pebble into a pool, and watched the ripples spread, I saw you on a fruitful desert oasis. The confused image my mind imagined, a nighttime guidance of hope in a......Read More
Categories: wanting, meaningful,
Form: Free verse

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