Poem Poems

Popular Poem Poems
Centrifuge
by Dean Young

It might have been midnight when last we talked
and now I've got this poem that keeps flying
apart which accounts under these xenophobic stars
for all force: gravity, magnetism wind, the ling-

ering of a kiss, a judo throw although
there's yet to be a single formula for it.
Save us from single formulas. One room
smells like ash, another smells like fruitcake.


......

Continue reading
The Old Pond
by Matsuo Basho

Following are several translations
of the 'Old Pond' poem, which may be
the most famous of all haiku:

Furuike ya
kawazu tobikomu
mizu no oto

- Basho


......

Continue reading
Pleasure
by Charlotte Brontë

A Short Poem or Else Not Say I

True pleasure breathes not city air,
Nor in Art's temples dwells,
In palaces and towers where
The voice of Grandeur dwells.

No! Seek it where high Nature holds
Her court 'mid stately groves,
Where she her majesty unfolds,

......

Continue reading
The Country Of Marriage
by Wendell Berry

I.

I dream of you walking at night along the streams
of the country of my birth, warm blooms and the nightsongs
of birds opening around you as you walk.
You are holding in your body the dark seed of my sleep.

II.

This comes after silence. Was it something I said

......

Continue reading
Sun
by Michael Palmer

Write this. We have burned all their villages

Write this. We have burned all the villages and the people in them

Write this. We have adopted their customs and their manner of dress

Write this. A word may be shaped like a bed, a basket of tears or an X

In the notebook it says, It is the time of mutations, laughter at jokes,
secrets beyond the boundaries of speech

......

Continue reading
Recent Poem Poems
What is a Poem?
by Peter Dr Lim

A poem
is often
an item
of the imagination

Continue reading
A Birthday Ode To My Mother
by Christen Kuikoua

Mother, for you, these lines I pen,
Oh, dear, my first love, now and then.
Mother, you know me, inseparable we,
And thus, I share what the world should see.

For you gave me life, a gift untold,
Gold and silver may never hold.
You nourish me, a treasure true,
Finest gold can't compare to you.


......

Continue reading
A Prophecy For The New Year
by K. S. Lutso

With sounds deafening of trumpet blowing
About the church and rockets exploding
Like thunder claps when it is raining
The sky above is lit with stars splitting
Making a splinter spring like rain falling,
A new Year is birthed into pure light.
And the elements, a prophecy, sight
About the new born bouncing baby Year.
Say you whatever the prophecy say,
And you are right if said with firm belief.

......

Continue reading
Confines Of Intelligence Deceptive Trap
by K. S. Lutso

In shadows of intelligence, a young man stood,
His mind ablaze, his spirit pure and good.
A brilliant flame, a flicker of creativity,
But society's pressure whispered for conformity.

With dreams of literature and arts so fine,
He yearned to let his creativity truly shine.
But the world, in its wisdom, had other plans,
Forcing the young man into law's demanding hands.


......

Continue reading
The Choicest Decision
by Hudhaifah siyad

Choices fall on chances,
Scratched hard on inner voices.
The, that proposes sacred lotuses,
In contentment, poised as rejoices,
Profoundly, altered the straits of moises,
And lavished, with own choicest decisions.

Of no imperialistic befitting,
The Mannered in contemptuous setting,
Mystifying, the paddles of uplifted sailing,

......

Continue reading
Popular Poetry Topics
Popular Famous Poets about Poem
  • Edmund Spenser
    Edmund Spenser (32 poems about Poem)
    1552 - 13 January 1599 / London / England
  • Maxwell Bodenheim
    Maxwell Bodenheim (14 poems about Poem)
    1892 - 1954 / Mississippi / United States
  • Delmore Schwartz
    Delmore Schwartz (12 poems about Poem)
    8 December 1913 - 11 July 1966 / Brooklyn / New York / United States
  • Frank O'Hara
    Frank O'Hara (10 poems about Poem)
    27 March 1926 – 25 July 1966 / Baltimore, Maryland
  • Bill Knott
    Bill Knott (9 poems about Poem)
    Saint Geraud] (1940 - 2014 / Carson City, Michigan
  • Eugene Marais
    Eugene Marais (9 poems about Poem)
    9 January 1871 – 29 March 1936 / Pretoria
  • Hayden Carruth
    Hayden Carruth (8 poems about Poem)
    August 3, 1921 – September 29, 2008 / Woodbury, Connecticut
  • Betsy Sholl
    Betsy Sholl (8 poems about Poem)
    United States
  • David Lehman
    David Lehman (7 poems about Poem)
    June 11, 1948 / New York City
  • Robert Francis
    Robert Francis (4 poems about Poem)
    August 12, 1901 - July 13, 1987 / Pennsylvania / United States
Popular Poets about Poem From Members
  • Satish Verma
    Satish Verma (2087 poems about Poem)
    June 5, 1935
  • Bogdan Dragos
    Bogdan Dragos (68 poems about Poem)
    December 08, 1992
  • Christen Kuikoua
    Christen Kuikoua (9 poems about Poem)
    Christen Kuikoua ( born Christen Kuikoua Keutchankeu on March 1st, 2007) Is an American actor, aspiring fashion model, singer, poet, Instagrammer, and Internet Personality.
  • Aryan Bhardwaj
    Aryan Bhardwaj (4 poems about Poem)
    November 6,2003-karnal
  • Sasha Raven
    Sasha Raven (2 poems about Poem)
    December 10, 1978 - Kranj
  • Rumi Ullidov
    Rumi Ullidov (2 poems about Poem)
    April 21, 1987 - Komoran
  • Airen Zorom
    Airen Zorom (2 poems about Poem)
  • sarah shahzad
    sarah shahzad (2 poems about Poem)
    1/1/2002
  • akhlesh tomar
    akhlesh tomar (2 poems about Poem)
    I'm From Mandi Bamora,Vidisha. My DOB 19.08.1993
  • Scott Sowerby
    Scott Sowerby (2 poems about Poem)
    August 18, '97 - Yorkshire