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Blank Verse Poems

Blank Verse Poems. Below are examples of blank verse poems. This list of poems in the blank verse form of poetry is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of blank verse poems or a list of blank verse poetry. These examples illustrate what blank verse poems look like and its form. There is also a link below to the definition of blank verse and a page where you can discuss it.

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List of Blank Verse Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
PTSD Elijah Suarez Blank verse poems, time,
I come from moch Elijah Suarez Blank verse birth, care,
a letter to moch Elijah Suarez Blank verse appreciation, blessing, lost love,
Sown Jimmi Canada Blank verse addiction, analogy, anger, angst,
Death Comes To All Adesina Idris Dolapo Blank verse death,
Cell phones jan hansen Blank verse absence, addiction, allah,
Careless Ravinder Soni Blank verse hurt,
Painful Ends Regina Basile Blank verse appreciation, lost love, love,
D D Daniel Schack Blank verse analogy, angst, anti bullying,
collapsing world jan hansen Blank verse grave, green, grief, growth,

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To Journey
by Sherry Asbury

Oh, to ride the universal catamaran
into those deep and darkest sighs.
To see the Creator in His glory stand,
not needing to see Him with these eyes.

To...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: journey, joy,

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Grammy and the Werewolf
by Sherry Asbury
Out on a Montana prairie my  wee Grammy
had built a little white house with a picket fence.
Civilization hadn’t crawled out that far yet,
so nights...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: animal, imagination, writing,

Other
by Melody Sokolow
i would run, as fast as the wild river,  
if i ever had the chance.  haphazardly, 
i would tear forward into nothingness, 
never...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: art,

The Silent Ones
by John Blake
Long years ago, Saint Clement’s 
School Class Two was readying itself,
For our Christmas Nativity play;
The casting was all but complete:

Main roles (Mary, Joseph, Angel)
Had been...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: childhood, christmas, joy, religious,

selling books
by jan hansen
Selling books

A friend of mine who used to be my editor,
until I discovered she was bewildered by commas,
has gone all mercantile, if you buy one...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: 7th grade, best friend,

Watching the Winter Wonderland
by Mary Anderson
"The winter wonderland here, through every window, 
The home filled with it's own wonderland,
With the music of old and cheer.
The Douglas fur with many colors,
The...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: 11th grade,

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Wind Song
by Sherry Asbury


In my chair near the window
I can hear the wind howl through
the brick, and echo off concrete
as it passes its rumors fro and to.

The whisper...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: song, wind,

i hate you i miss you
by Stella Healy
it took me six months to understand that the songs you sing me late at night
are not unsent love notes.
not unconfessed lust. 

just cliche and...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: dark, first love, heartbroken,

counsellor
by jan hansen
Counsellor 
   
  He was an independent therapist
  for people who thought they were drinking too much.
 His first question was:...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absence, africa, business, creation,

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Whispers
by Sherry Asbury
Winding, shadowy etches
come whispering at my window
Night whispers, the whimper
of the wind
Blow blue - wailing as you go
Crawl inside an empty paper bag
and play me...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wind, writing,

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River of Hope
by Sherry Asbury
River of Hope

Winging on the winds of time are memories
that we can catch, pull ashore and fondly cogitate
In the river of remembrance, float our paper...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: allegory, introspection, writing,

what will be will be
by jan hansen
What will be will be

It was raining all day he sat morosely 
on the balcony, today he sits on the terrace
and is still pessimistic despite...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: friend, fun, happiness,

MY AMUSE ME WITH YOUR RHYME, A MAN FROM ASIA CONTEST
by Nick Trim
If you entered my contest called "Amuse Me With Your Rhyme, (A Man From Asia) contest, then know, I CANNOT judge it because it is...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fun,

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Sundays
by Sherry Asbury
Some Sundays are like this...
gone before being grasped

Some Sundays leak away
like air from a yellow balloon

Where are these hours?
They were here somewhere
just  a minute...

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

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Summer Heat
by Sherry Asbury
Summer Heat

Morning melts and dribbles
through the blinds, where it rests
in molten puddles on the floor
If you are very still, you can hear
the tap...tap of its...

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

Crabby morning
by jan hansen
Crabby morning

He looked down into the toilet bowl 
had shat and flushed, 80-year-old  going to waste
down a drain and into the sea.
70 years ago...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: birth, creation,

Distance
by Wingless Moth
Remember when we used to text all day and through the nights
All those fond moments, feel like a blurry distant dream now
Sweet memories clatter into...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: lost love,

Our Love
by Ravinder Soni
our love 
makes us meet
again and again
holding flowers
in our hands
over time
we haven't changed
still 
seek each other
need each other
our face
now deeply lined
are mirrors
they haven't found
any fault...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: love,

Maia 2018
by Ed Farolan
Maia, you're a big girl now,
I miss our hide and seek,
I miss our summer bike rides,
Maia,
Your life has just begun
While my life's about to end,
Maia,...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: death, goodbye, granddaughter, grandfather,

Northern Winter Night
by David Welch
Driving, bleary-eyed, down a winding state route,
no moon overhead to break-up the dark,
just clouds blocking out even the stars,
my headlights shine on white banks against...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: imagery, lonely, night, snow,