Writing Poems | Poetry About Writings

Writing Poems. Below are examples of poems about writings. This list of writing poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of writing poetry. This list of works about writing is an excellent resource for examples on how to write writing poems. We included definitions where appropriate.


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New Writing Poems

One of Four Luke Hobbs Free verse writing, imagination, lost love, perspective,
Of Discarded Pages Jesse Rowe Sonnet poetry, writing,
Premium Member Poem A Darkness That Waits Dear Heart a.k.a. Broken Wings Rhyme writing,
HELP JEFFREY MWANZIA Verse writing, art, character, desire, tribute,
Life is short Audley Johnson Rhyme writing, family, farewell, funeral, how
Stinking Contest Timothy McGuire Rhyme poetry, writing,
keepsakes RD McManes Free verse nostalgia, writing,
Ipse Solus Kurt Philip Behm Free verse writing,
Premium Member Poem Words Jim Slaughter Free verse words, writing,
Forever On Hold Kurt Philip Behm Rhyme writing,
Premium Member Poem Contests and Alphabet Turds CayCay Jennings Lyric writing, break up, poetry, poets,
Premium Member Poem For This Is The Story, An Old Poet Sought Not To Miss Robert Lindley Rhyme writing, creation, fantasy, hyperbole, mythology,
TV on, Volume low Alex Kidson Free verse writing, emotions, inspiration, inspirational, poems,
WE DON'T NEED NO STINKING CONTEST TODAY Dean Wood Couplet write, writing,
London Bridge: Here I Come - or not hah JW Earnings Free verse writing, beautiful, cute, happiness, nature,
Premium Member Poem A Rattling Rhyme Michelle Faulkner Rhyme fun, silly, words, writing,
Premium Member Poem Together We May Till New Virgin Ground Robert Lindley Rhyme writing, creation, inspirational, muse, passion,
To Put It Bluntly Dalton Ogletree Rhyme writing, deep, perspective, poetry, rap,
Premium Member Poem In My Fount Duncan R. M. Ferguson Lyric uplifting, writing,
Premium Member Poem FiveSevenFive6 Stephe Watson Haiku writing, poetry, poets, rain, summer,
Premium Member Poem FiveSevenFive4 Stephe Watson Haiku poetry, rain, writing,
Premium Member Poem I AMB a Foot: An Intro to Basic Feet and Meter Andrea Dietrich Free verse writing,
Premium Member Poem Word Smith Kevin Lawrence Free verse creation, poets, writing,
Love In The Sky Nicholaus Humphrey Lyric writing, care, cute love, romantic,
Premium Member Poem The Power of Words Caren Krutsinger Free verse writing, emotions, feelings, voice, word

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Pencil You Out
by Duncan R. M. Ferguson
D'ya see? me with the other end
of the HB
Rubbing away all the live long day
so fervorously 
But alas that lass pressed hard-
just her style of...

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Romanticism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, analogy, lost love, remember,

The Theory Of Negativity
by Nick Trim
The theory of negativity is relevant to me,
it really sums up my whole reality.
I'm casually nearing the point of insanity,
being out grappled by its gravity.

It...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, depression, pain, poetry, sad,

The Problem Poem
by Timothy McGuire
Have you ever worked on a poem that didn't seem right?
It never would flow, try as you might,
An idea had popped into you mind,
So you...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: poetry, writing,

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The Ecstatic Calliope
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
"Here rise to life again, dead poetry!
Let it, O holy Muses, for I am yours,
And here Calliope, strike a higher key,
Accompanying my song with that...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, freedom, identity, imagery, imagination,

Things I Am
by Annabelle Jane
Dreadful Drawer,
Careless Carver,
Unskilled Sketcher,
Poor Painter,
Second-rate Sculptor,
Apathetic Artist.

But

Almost Author,
Sanguine Scribe,
Willing Wordsmith,
Loving Lyricist,
Relentless Writer,
Permanent Poet.
...

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List | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: love, writing,

One of Four
by Luke Hobbs
what to do for spilt blood,
naught else but to write,
urgently before it dries,
dies, these words,
would produce little affect,
had they been vein written,
draw red out from...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, imagination, lost love, perspective,

Of Discarded Pages
by Jesse Rowe
When thoughts like lightning streak across my mind
In brilliant flashes of the clearest hues 
If turning them to words on page I find
My efforts and advances...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: poetry, writing,

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A Darkness That Waits
by Dear Heart a.k.a. Broken Wings
From a deep chasm of sorrow I write,
and although shattered-  silken is my pen;
from this abyss my written words seek light,
varnished words-  ...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing,

HELP
by JEFFREY MWANZIA
Help is legal,
Help is fruitful,
Help is a gift,
At times we lose grip,
Overwhelmed by decisions,
Matters that harbor different tasks,
But when that aid shows up,
We get to...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, art, character, desire, tribute,

Life is short
by Audley Johnson
Sounds cliche ain't it
Never saw this one coming I'll admit 
You were just here for a little bit
Until life decided to split 

Suddenly another one...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, family, farewell, funeral, how

Stinking Contest
by Timothy McGuire
Another contest?!, I am thinking,
We don't need another contest that is stinking,
So use words that only smell sweet,
When the pen and the paper meet.

So I...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: poetry, writing,

keepsakes
by RD McManes
notable notations
have become keepsakes
collectable paper scrapes 
with no book or look
remotely resembling their own
bits of envelope, napkin, and such
whatever happens to be handy
when that mood...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nostalgia, writing,

Ipse Solus
by Kurt Philip Behm
Not like her,
And
Not like him,
And 
Not like you
  —I write!

(Villanova Pennsylvania: June, 2016) 
...

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Words
by Jim Slaughter
Words have shapes,
Each shape crafted from elements
Of the immeasurable power of the alphabet.
Each letter has meaning within its sound;
Each word is a compacted spell.
How undernourished...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: words, writing,

Forever On Hold
by Kurt Philip Behm
A literary sociopath…
  Hemingway wrote

Both gifted and tortured,
  his words they provoke

A verbal combatant
  with battles foretold

His last the most fatal
 ...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing,

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Contests and Alphabet Turds
by CayCay Jennings

I have given contests my very best
only to bruise my ego with unrest
and sometimes hurt within my chest.
I confess to times of being obsessed
with stinking...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, break up, poetry, poets,

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For This Is The Story, An Old Poet Sought Not To Miss
by Robert Lindley
For This Is The Story, An Old Poet Sought Not To Miss
 (Part One)

I've ate Eden's last apple, coveted Jason's* golden fleece
chained myself in caverns...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, creation, fantasy, hyperbole, mythology,

TV on, Volume low
by Alex Kidson
Do you ever see someone?
And have an instinct-
They are the kind of person
Who sleeps with the T.V on, 
Volume low. 

Or see someone and know
They...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, emotions, inspiration, inspirational, poems,

WE DON'T NEED NO STINKING CONTEST TODAY
by Dean Wood
So you’re having a party, a contest you say?
Well, WE DON’T NEED NO STINKING CONTEST TODAY!

This gig’s over rated, with its trophies and prizes,
Good poems...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: write, writing,

London Bridge: Here I Come - or not hah
by JW Earnings
California, California, oh pretty, sunny California
Well, farewell for now till I leave far too sunny Arizona

Boredom kingdom overruled me substantially,
So I talked my sister's ears...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, beautiful, cute, happiness, nature,

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A Rattling Rhyme
by Michelle Faulkner
Words can be whimsical, a merry-go-round
They run in a circle, they go up and down
They play hide-and-seek until they are found
Look how quickly the little...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fun, silly, words, writing,

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Together We May Till New Virgin Ground
by Robert Lindley
Together We May Till New Virgin Ground

Each night my muse asks me, what have you done.
Have you inked pages for joy or just for fun,
I...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, creation, inspirational, muse, passion,

To Put It Bluntly
by Dalton Ogletree
8/3/18


Life is not just about being world renowned
Or wearing a crown

Currently lost instead of found
In your eyes, I can see the pain, right now
Get rid...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, deep, perspective, poetry, rap,

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In My Fount
by Duncan R. M. Ferguson
If all my organs start shuttin' down
n' I've done my runnin' all over the town 
Blinkin' redlinin' flatlinin'
e'ry thing starts to fail
Thinkin' med failin' hightailin'll...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: uplifting, writing,

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FiveSevenFive6
by Stephe Watson

Rains. Writing. Summer. 
Haikuing, Enlightening.
Wait!  Was that lightning?...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, poetry, poets, rain, summer,

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FiveSevenFive4
by Stephe Watson

It has been a five,
followed now by some seven,
kind of storm morning....

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: poetry, rain, writing,

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I AMB a Foot: An Intro to Basic Feet and Meter
by Andrea Dietrich
Iamb, Trochee, Spondee, Pyrrhic. Do those words have meaning for you? If not, you may find it handy as a poet to learn how to...

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Word Smith
by Kevin Lawrence
A smithy peers into a white hot
Ingot formed square
Seeing the idea of a meaning
Form there
How many turns at the anvil
How many soakings
In the heat
Long sweating...

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Love In The Sky
by Nicholaus Humphrey
FRIDAY 
I fell asleep kissing her lips
She fell asleep on my arms
while kissing 
We fell asleep on each other's lips
How deep is that?

DROWN
Her love is...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, care, cute love, romantic,

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The Power of Words
by Caren Krutsinger
The power of words can never be overestimated.
They bring us up, pull us down, embrace us, hurt us, cause us to instantly laugh or cry.
Wars...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: writing, emotions, feelings, voice, word