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Wood Poems - Poems about Wood

Wood Poems - Examples of all types of poems about wood 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 wood.

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... Recalling being age seven, at breakfast around the white, oval wood kitchen table. Sitting on a telephone book so as to reach the table, I was not able. Mom, of blessed memory a......Read More
Categories: wood, childhood, memory, parents, poetess,
Form: Couplet

Premium Member For The Trees to glean, Though they may try to grab it by its scruff. Just as they aesthetically may please, Trees provide wood as a building aid, Cut to lengths of the required degrees, And of whatever specified wood grade, Houses built a ......Read More
Categories: wood, appreciation, beauty, bird, environment,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Waiting in the Soul Electric
...e of the distillation, it is odorless, It is for my mouth forever, I am in love with it, I will go to the bank by the wood and become undisguised and naked, I am mad for it to be in contact with me." "Have you reckon’d a thousand ......Read More
Categories: wood, journey, life, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Hidden Caretakers, watering, nurturing it, ss if it were its’ own offspring. The hidden caretaker spirit that endures within the wood echoing a tree’s elation at it’s own existence as it revels in the gentle caress of Mother Earth. ...Read More
Categories: wood, appreciation, nature, poems, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Wooden Heart
...ess disguise the fact that your heart is only wooden - like in the song? that can't be right! ......Read More
Categories: wood, emotions, heart, how i
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Sonnets XXV-XXXII
...this physical mesh. As I burned in the spirit once, so now I burn with you; meanwhile, you consume my flesh. This wood that long resisted your embrace now nourishes you; I surrender to your fury as my gentleness mutates to hellish r......Read More
Categories: wood, bereavement, body, cancer, change,
Form: Sonnet
Invasion of the Manikins
...pnotic hum of the production line? Education Rehabilitation factories rolling out images of humans made of plastic and wood. Minds are erased of parental guidance. Memory banks programmed with political correctness. Manikin, manikin Or......Read More
Categories: wood, appreciation, atheist, betrayal, confusion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Bread Box
...rubber glove in case we found the other one Some rubber bands and bread ties too and don't forget that bottle of old wood glue The timer that doesn't time a baby spoon I think was mine A candlestick and yellow lighter A recipe for ho......Read More
Categories: wood, life, memory,
Form: Rhyme
The times between
...sed a wisp in the fog and the goose wings shone bright in the golden light that morning In the hushed fall evening wood ducks land at my feet as I wade their fishy bower The squirrels jungle gym was blown down in a storm but left f......Read More
Categories: wood, appreciation, nature,
Form: Free verse
Monologue of a woman at old age home
...t I get in return For all that I did for them Life without gratitude and compassion. They treated me like a piece of wood Chucked me out when I was of no use It is very painful I have everything But life is so boring Bare walls are ......Read More
Categories: wood, life,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Old Man With a Heavy Load
...Dear readers, this piece was inspired by "Man With a Sack of Wood", a sketch by Vincent van Gogh. I hope he won't mind my filling it in a bit. An old man plods slowly down the ......Read More
Categories: wood, age, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Adonis Gave His Wood Anenome
...enomes bent by dancing's laughter Crushed beneath our undulations, entwine pleasant Million finger foliage, amorous wood anenome reach Myriad of green furrowed feathers Held my hips, to his vigour tethered My insides hummed tremors'......Read More
Categories: wood, 5th grade, appreciation, daffodils,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Bard of Ancient Smyrna
...nd I knew their language, as birds somehow grasp the air. I seemed to be in a village, with houses of mud bricks and wood, And when I noticed I wore a chiton, I knew this was for the good. I saw orchards of pear and apple, and olives......Read More
Categories: wood, adventure, age, fantasy, history,
Form: Couplet
To Walk There Again
...aky screen door, Telling us kids, "Don't you run in and out of this house today anymore!" Dinner simmered on the old wood stove, its aroma floating in the summer air, Intertwining with the sweet scent of the lilac bushes growing wildly......Read More
Categories: wood, growing up, innocence, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member All the Dark Stallions
...aker agitator rabble-rouser demagogue soapbox orator incendiary subversive tub-thumper 2. a piece of burning wood. 3. one that creates unrest or strife (as in aggressively promoting a cause) : AGITATOR mark 1. Nou......Read More
Categories: wood, dark, romance, word play,
Form: Free verse

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