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Writing Poems | Examples of Writing Poetry

Writing Poems - Examples of all types of writing poetry to share and read. This list of writing poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of writing poetry. This list of works about writing is an excellent resource for examples on how to write writing poems.

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Premium Member Adding Rhyme To My Free Verse, Cooking Poetic Stew
Adding Rhyme To My Free Verse, Cooking Poetic Stew My thoughts are dark as deep night, The stinging vine, the wisp of smoke, The elusive unicorn, freshly killed, Yet my hopes are dancing upon sunny days Those memorable and glorious...Read More
Categories: writing, appreciation, art, creation, imagery,
Form: Free verse

We keep covering our faces with masks because we dont want to risk getting infected by inhalation But we keep contaminating our lungs daily by inhaling that tobacco smoke from cigarettes We wash our hands...Read More
Categories: writing, addiction, faith, perspective, poems,
Form: Free verse
None To Stand Against Kismet
A dawn born growing into morn A life is led a soul is fed No truth to divine as blind to any sign Sounds unheard feels unstirred Wind and breeze to weather and appease Guided by a Hand even with a taken stand Divine powers of...Read More
Categories: writing, allah, art, blessing, faith,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member God's Kiss
Listen to the whisper The breath and soul Of the words you write The poetry you form Craft poetry worthy Of all your time Poetry that inspires Poetry that enlivens Poetry that delights Poetry that ignites A fire inside the heart Write words that flow From the...Read More
Categories: writing, god, kiss, muse, poetry,
Form: Free verse
I woke up one day Started picking up the lego's Off floor. That's when I realized My life is like lego's Always scattered on The floor. Being stepped on. That was the day I grew. I got my together. I flew out the door. Never...Read More
Categories: writing, beautiful, inspirational love, poems,
Form: Free verse

Beauty of spring
Generation of life is coming to start The souls of people preparing for feast The flowers so sad are now blooming in pleasure. Aroma of love changing the souls The kites are now the beauty of sky Renewal of bonding...Read More
Categories: writing, 12th grade, appreciation, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Masterpiece Creation
Even when I do not win I'll write a poem or two Pick up the pen and start again Is something all should do The prize is not the trophy It's in the words we write Waking at the break of...Read More
Categories: appreciation, meaningful, poets, writing,
Form: Rhyme
Stirring The Pot
Life abhors a vacuum, writing hates it too So many questions, so much space, meat to fill the stew Emptiness is calling, for words to write the wrongs Where idle minds take up the space —left vacant for too long (Austin Park: February,...Read More
Categories: writing,
Form: Rhyme
Sailing In Your Penmanship
In your penmanship I sail away~ Words as deep as the Chesapeake Bay keep me afloat by their perfect array as I sway to the notes that they play. 2-21-2021...Read More
Categories: writing, adventure, boat, fun, journey,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Keyboard Abuse
I invented a poetic form a staggeredrhymefreeversecouplet with Sonnetic meter. And as with many inventions despite my good intentions it failed to entice the muse who claimed it was keyboard abuse. Yet in my haste i still scribble keen thoughts that turn into...Read More
Categories: writing, humor, inspiration, muse, poetry,
Form: Verse
Starburst Sonnet
A galaxy, the type that’s spiral barred, is based in Horologium the Clock, whose circle center is profusely starred with infant clusters in celestial flock. Its ‘circumnuclear’ galactic core so vast in span it’s said to be unique is known as...Read More
Categories: writing, imagery, imagination, poetry, sports,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Glory Of Faith's Triumphant Golden Crowns
Three Tribute poems-- composed by me, For Longfellow blog…. (1.) Glory Of Faith's Triumphant Golden Crowns The rays of morn took their first golden breath Dispersing powers of night's darkling mists First gleams romancing sweet the earthen shores Beating back...Read More
Categories: writing, art, beauty, creation, heart,
Form: Romanticism
I'll Wait
I'll wait for you To be ready For me Cause i know That life can steal Your energy I'll wait for you Forever As long as it takes Cause i know You're trying to heal from Bruises, scars and pain I'll wait for...Read More
Categories: writing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member If
If I were a famous poet quite well known, I hope that I would be a poet humble; that I would be an inspiration for all. That the pages of my poetry reached all, my writing awards I...Read More
Categories: poetess, poetry, writing,
Form: Sestina
Within your wings
Carry me when I have fallen Bless he who has not spoken Your angel wings now soaring high I will not lie Nor deny My heart as earned the right to cry Thou had been taken My faith My soul Awakened...Read More
Categories: writing, angel, freedom, memorial, wisdom,
Form: Free verse

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