In this page, poems on / about “life” are listed.
  • 1.

    If you can keep your head when all about you
    Are losing theirs and blaming it on you;
    If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,
    But make allowance for their doubting too: read more »

  • 2.
    Preface To A Twenty Volume Suicide Note

    Lately, I've become accustomed to the way
    The ground opens up and envelopes me
    Each time I go out to walk the dog.
    Or the broad edged silly music the wind read more »

  • 3.
    Still I Rise

    You may write me down in history
    With your bitter, twisted lies,
    You may tread me in the very dirt
    But still, like dust, I'll rise. read more »

  • 4.
    Out, Out

    The buzz-saw snarled and rattled in the yard
    And made dust and dropped stove-length sticks of wood,
    Sweet-scented stuff when the breeze drew across it.
    And from there those that lifted eyes could count read more »

  • 5.
    What I Am

    Fred Sanford's on at 12
    & I'm standing in the express lane (cash only)
    about to buy Head & Shoulders
    the white people shampoo, no one knows read more »

  • 6.
    Changing Everything

    I was walking again
    in the woods,
    a yellow light
    was sifting all I saw. read more »

  • 7.
    Sunflower Sutra

    I walked on the banks of the tincan banana dock and sat down under the huge shade of a Southern Pacific locomotive to look for the sunset over the box house hills and cry.

    Jack Kerouac sat beside me on a busted rusty iron pole, companion, we thought the same thoughts of the soul, bleak and blue and sad-eyed, surrounded by the gnarled steel roots of trees of machinery. read more »

  • 8.

    Life has loveliness to sell,
    All beautiful and splendid things,
    Blue waves whitened on a cliff,
    Soaring fire that sways and sings, read more »

  • 9.
    The Road Not Taken

    Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,
    And sorry I could not travel both
    And be one traveler, long I stood
    And looked down one as far as I could read more »

  • 10.
    The Windhover

    I CAUGHT this morning morning’s minion, king-
    dom of daylight’s dauphin, dapple-dawn-drawn Falcon, in his riding
    Of the rolling level underneath him steady air, and striding read more »

  • 11.
    Faint Music -new-

    Maybe you need to write a poem about grace.

    When everything broken is broken,
    and everything dead is dead, read more »

  • 12.
    In the Desert

    In the desert
    I saw a creature, naked, bestial,
    who, squatting upon the ground,
    Held his heart in his hands, read more »

New Life Poems

  1. At That Moment All Ugliness was Undone., Akhtar Jawad
  2. A Hardworking Wind, Terry Dawson
  3. Life is not to play trick - Life is, gajanan mishra
  4. LIFE AND LOVE, Solomon Bright Dankwa
  5. The Skeleton Coast, Terry Dawson
  6. Balance, Terry Dawson
  7. Natural harmony, ramesh rai
  8. LIFE IS?, Khanya Mgwebi
  9. The Life, Peter Hall
  10. My Life Your Life, Monty Alexander Osenotse
  11. life in the heart of, Nikhil Parekh
  12. Life, It's Precious!, Clarence Prince
  13. Life Means, Somanathan Iyer
  14. The Tree Of Life, Heather Burns
  15. My Love Life, Roilynn brown
  16. Solitude, Terry Dawson
  17. Against Wrongs Done Me, Terry Dawson
  18. Heaven, Mark R Slaughter
  19. Life, Oh Life, Matthias Pantaleon
  20. Life, sammie kelley
  21. What is Life?, Yohann Dafeu
  22. Life is, Mayo mayo
  23. Love And Hate, sallam yassin
  24. Life Taught Me, Kes McKenzie
  25. Life, William Ramirez
  26. Life Is Bright, Umasree Raghunath
  27. A Living Realization, Dr. Madan Gandhi
  28. Sex and Love, ramesh rai
  29. I've seen life, Harsh Mishra
  30. Common Is Death, gajanan mishra
  31. Life, Bryan Juarez
  32. Way Of Life, Lalitha Neelapu
  33. Falling., Andrew Hinds
  34. Unsaturated Nature - I, ramesh rai
  35. Hide and Seek, Tirupathi Chandrupatla
  36. Chasing Sorrows, ramesh rai
  37. A Stonecrossed Grave (A Poem in Remembra.., Terry Dawson
  38. Life, Anamta Ali Pasha
  39. Life Questions, Russell Nero
  40. You and I, Aanuoluwa Adebanjo
  41. Senryu Life's Highway, Heather Burns
  42. Senryu Gathering Fragments, Heather Burns
  43. Life, Thendo dennis Mpuru
  44. Life Goes On, Tirupathi Chandrupatla
  45. All Our Life We Are Losing Our Lives As .., Shalom Freedman
  46. Present Is a Gift, Rohit Sapra
  47. Yesterdays Sorrow, Heather Burns
  48. Senryu Risky Business, Heather Burns
  49. Life, Ahmad Sajid Udash kobi
  50. Super Nova (a star is born), Udiah (witness to Yah)
  51. Life is a beauty, gajanan mishra
  52. A New Beginning, Heather Burns
  53. To drink, gajanan mishra
  54. Life, Angel Izquierdo
  55. Senryu Sea Of Life, Heather Burns
  56. Marriage, sallam yassin
  57. Beat The Odds, Karae Brown
  58. Essence of life, ramesh rai
  59. Love, Rekha Menon
  60. One's Life-Time, Dare Onadele
  61. Yin/Yang, Heather Burns
  62. Life Is..., Lethu Sibiya
  63. The Web Of Life, Heather Burns
  64. Just Hear, gajanan mishra
  65. My life, my way, Akanksha Srivastava
  66. Thirst Of Soul, ramesh rai
  67. Life's meaning, Harshit Sheth
  68. Life, Lulu Montey
  69. Changes Of The Tide, Heather Burns
  70. Life, omotola hannah
  71. Free Life, Don Nguyen
  72. Poems are not for fun, gajanan mishra
  73. Life born of love, Roy Allen
  74. Joyful Life, Yash Pradhan
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