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Why Poems - Poems about Why

Why Poems - Examples of all types of poems about why 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 why.

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Premium Member Positive Words
...hought back on the years, so many crisis happened Yet, no-one ever told me this kind of compliment Briefly I wondered why, because it was a new surprise But, now I only know that it will never be forgotten It reached me deeply with appr......Read More
Categories: why, appreciation, words,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member SHALL SOON DIE-
...e This will be the last you hear from me, a child, shall soon die to forever diverge there is only illusion Why? Shall soon die 3/2/21 Written words by James Edward Lee Sr. © 2021 ......Read More
Categories: why, adventure, bereavement, blessing, death,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member If It Isn't Broke -- Don't Fix It - BOTH Audio and Text
...his favorite saying. “We love their great lasagna. We don’t need to check around.” Another line he liked to use was, “Why continue searching when what you have been looking for already has been found?” Now that I am older…and, of cours......Read More
Categories: why, inspirational, love, relationship,
Form: Verse
The Naive Sick, and The Fake Doctors
...th one eye, the other was a storm Could not ask what was wrong with her red eye For she had just given me the reasons why:" From her sack she took out some fake medecines While her tongue would praise the curing blessings Claiming th......Read More
Categories: why, health, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member You Don't Wanna Know - BOTH Audio and Text
...se receipts, and features on your phone have told me - who, So all that’s left for me to figure out…and understand…is why - you choose to cheat the way you do. Trying hard to disregard what - somewhere down the road - always ruins a li......Read More
Categories: why, lust,
Form: Verse



Premium Member Why I Prefer to Write in Rhyme - on POETRY
... When it comes to poetry, I have to disagree with persons who consistently impugn The bards who pen their thoughts i......Read More
Categories: why, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
If I can't put it in rhyming words
...n on paper the thoughts won't leave my head I've had people laugh at my losses without knowing how much I bled That's why if I can't put it in rhyming words it doesn't need to be said I've shed tears and lost blood over people who are......Read More
Categories: why, deep, depression, emotions, encouraging,
Form: Rhyme
Lyrical onslaught
...e got new scars on top of old wounds that are still bleeding I've battled suicidal thoughts but I'm still breathing Why would I fear another when I've already had a war with myself? Writing doesn't take away all of my pain, but it sur......Read More
Categories: why, deep, depression, emotions, encouraging,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member LOVE HIM-
...Love him For you professors God Love him For others thinks he's odd Love him Yes, he,s a sinner Yes, live him Why? Because God has forgiven Love him For he's a repented, God forgiven sinner For if he is truly repentive as God h......Read More
Categories: why, analogy, for him, forgiveness,
Form: Rhyme
Warming My Person
...It’s freezing in here Why are you in short sleeves dear? How is it I’m always cold? And no I’m not that old! Jump in the air Not in the ......Read More
Categories: why, dance, humorous, relationship, song,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Down the Up Airway
... Since COVID's cooled us all down ~ Why aren't hot-air balloon rides going up?......Read More
Categories: why, flying, travel, word play,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member TO PEN, OR NOT TO PEN
... Perfectionist, I will never be. Alas, not even in the land of poetry! Why can I not a mistake make? It's a poem, after all, not a bridal cake! Few here, a true classical poem can pen. N......Read More
Categories: why, perspective, poetry, poets,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member GREEN PLANET DENIAL
... Make believe these times are not bad? Conform to the crushing ruin of our land? How can I see this, and not ask why? Freedom's loss deserves a hue and a cry! Alas, I have seen few poets respond to it. Lost in flowers, skies and......Read More
Categories: why, freedom, planet,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member In the Days
...is world of darkness, don’t let us fear. Draw us closer, keep us near. We’re in the days, where pandemics rise. Why do these days, catch us by surprise. We’re in the days, of floods and famines. And everyone still, is chasing ma......Read More
Categories: why, christian, prayer,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member On Some Back Road in Texas
...ky That burned up cornfields nearby Their home worn and withered As grapes long past raisin time. Wistfully we knew why: Love had gone. ......Read More
Categories: why, death, farewell, loss, love,
Form: Free verse

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