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Words Poems | Examples of Words Poetry

Words Poems - Examples of all types of words poetry to share and read. This list of words poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of words poetry. This list of works about words is an excellent resource for examples on how to write words poems.
Premium Member If It Wasn't For Poetry
If it wasn't for poetry, where would my creativity play? My ideas would curl up and die a slow death, my mind would melt away. The blue ink blood in my...Read More
Categories: words, death, life, love, poetry,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Monotangled whisp
shed tears with no eyes spoke words but not wise - no one there just a disguise....Read More
Categories: words,
Form: Monoku
Catching fireflies on stage
I want to write something grand I want to catch some fireflies Without applauses or a band Cage words in a jar for eyes Consonants make a light show String them with floating vowels Words imprison djins, you know Don't you...Read More
Categories: appreciation, words,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member She Took My Hand
look at my hands, they're not the hands of a fisherman they're not the hands of a carpenter look at my hands and tell me how many miles do you feel across deserts and plains, they're not the plains of a...Read More
Categories: words, inspiration, metaphor, poetry, poets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member November Bleakness
Bleakness A story of an Outward blanket Of whiteness and cold.. Overwhelming perhaps.. Reflections arise of the Amazing sudden change.. In the story may also arise A sense of no-time A sense of no-changing: No-changing seeming as Bleakness.. And peace......Read More
Categories: autumn, seasons, sun, words,
Form: Light Verse

Premium Member Black Friday
Black Friday Draws attention to The shelves.. Inviting the seeker In all of us To join in this Seasonal story Of frenzy.. A choice To join or withdraw Only enhances the Seeker's persistence And desperation.. Freedom may appear With the ending of The choice......Read More
Categories: words, beauty, forgiveness, good friday,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member burdens
Heavyweights which sit on your chest like a Mack truck...Read More
Categories: words,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member words whisper
_______________ (PoetrySoup Format) _______________ - but dimensions divide, distracting with distance . . until words whisper ----------------------------- * and that's enough,* to feel you ~*~ ( longing and lingering ) emotions emerge ~~*~~...Read More
Categories: emotions, longing, words,
Form: Alliteration
My Friend, Darkness
I have a friend who's constantly there for me when I needed to be alone, when I wanted to express myself, when the world and the people exhaust me, when I Iet myself down, when my hopes and dreams disappoint...Read More
Categories: words, anxiety, dark, depression, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Winter's Solace
as winter draws near fabulous floral worlds bloom the solace of books ...Read More
Categories: books, inspirational, winter, words,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Listening Is Better Than Talking
Listening is of such great value compared with just doing talk this has been my real experience makes one stand alone like a rock Having had a stammer all of life I have learnt to listen far more for listening is...Read More
Categories: life, spoken word, words,
Form: Rhyme
Poetry Comes To Me
When silence is no savior, I try to tell my tale through words estranged from my tongue, where poetry comes to me in sombre spasms, the "me", who you do not know. But these suppressed emotions barely define battles...Read More
Categories: words, emotions, feelings, life, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dictionary
The dictionary is bedeviling me, Open at a whim, To glance all the wonderful words within. Caught in its spell, The words jumble, And tell, All about...Read More
Categories: words, 6th grade, 7th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member What Can the Matter Be To See
What can you do when you find out that the truth is the truth can you find the searching anywhere to find out God? Can you find out the Almighty unto perfection. It is as...Read More
Categories: words, age, anxiety, appreciation, international,
Form: Free verse
“A wound gets worse when it’s treated with neglect.” – Stevie Nicks My heart aches, like the sun aches for the moon, but stalling became my shackle, knowing an evolution was never on the horizon; wandering stark habitats— paradoxically, a devoted...Read More
Categories: words, feelings, journey, lost, silence,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Words Poems

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