Top 100 Poems About: NARRATIVE
Top 100 Poems on / about
- carpe diem
You weren't well or really ill yet either;
just a little tired, your handsomeness
tinged by grief or anticipation, which brought
to your face a thoughtful, deepening grace. read more »Mark Doty
2.A Banker's Prayer
Let our borrowers pay us back
We can take no more flack
We have to remain on track read more »Sandra Martyres
3.inside gertrude stein
Right now as I am talking to you and as you are being talked
to, without letup, it is becoming clear that gertrude stein has
hijacked me and that this feeling that you are having now as
you read this, that this is what it feels like to be inside read more »Lynn Emanuel
4.Dance of Life
It began with a dance
Unbounded in freedom
Far away from self immersion
With elements of mystery read more »Nirmal Kumar Mishra
5.Who Am I?
“Who am I, you ask? ”
I am a narrative in the making,
A happy ending not yet told; read more »Vaughn Wood
spectacle was fleeting,
moments shadowed our narrative, read more »Ilham Ahmed
7.11. Coffee & Dolls
It was a storefront for a small-time numbers runner,
pretending to be some sort of grocery. Coffeemakers
and Bustello cans populated the shelves, sparsely.
Who was fooled. The boxes bleached in the sun, read more »April Bernard
for Ben Schonzeit, painter
You offer me slices of your days
in gaunt calligraphy, black and red, read more »Becky Dennison Sakellariou
the world wants something new.
And novel dawns, read more »Faeza gilani
11.Hymn of the Bonekeeper(minor)
*The following is taken as an excerpt from existent narrative of which I myself have written. It is a minor hymn of the character Krevik and thus is not present in its entirety as he would have it spoken.
Rend the flesh and carve the bone
Flay the living upon bloodied stone read more »Joshua Lee
12.Book of Life
Book of Life
The book published when the costs were low
A child born of a happy wedding. read more »AKELLA S. RATNAM
13.I once knew a girl
And her book of poems lulled her to sleep.
The whining, whimpering narratives of nature
That is not life, she knew, and you do too - read more »bill nye the science guy
14.A Unicorn From The World Next-door
In the house of death the old ones chant
strange couplets & mysterious narratives-
that like the tumble-weeds wisp through the picket fence....
& flows, sweeping down the dark byways & pathways..... read more »Andrew Rymill
I wait for you in the morning sun
the morning sun.
Here in the morning sun,
its light burning, burning read more »Oliver Roberts
Small provincial town
in 'my' fathers' land
at creation's edge -
border post deserted, read more »Nathaniel Tarn
I was arrested because of that internal memo,
and ended up in a cell, then I was told to sit
with the police and the local bigwigs.
In the hushed and fast darkening room they said read more »John Ernest Tranter
18.Seven Mysterious Songs IV: Contraposition
‘What is there here but weather, what spirit
Have I except it comes from the sun?’ read more »Margie Cronin
Who am I?
A breath, an essence, a story
words that inadequately read more »Tori Pleasent
20.A Woman's PowerTony Cucuzella
21.Ballad of The Dreamweaver
Salutations to you my friend;
I’ll ensure this night will never end.
Sleep beneath the sheet, inside your bed
and lye down still, while I reside in your head. read more »Jake Walker
22.Where We Go From Here
Put it out there - prospective problem populants
have ditched unexpected pragmatism and are pushing for resolution.
Someone needs to go brave it,
show them their greying nebulus of submerged prospects, read more »Alexander Hawkins