Editorial »

Most Popular Poems

Here are our most popular poems as computed based on our visitors ranking.

Will you?Will you accept My invitation To a slow dance To Phil Collins's "One More Night?" Or Groovy Kind of Love? Slow dance. You know... Boy in...
(4.69 / 234 votes)
My Uncorrected VisionWhen I set my gaze to afar, I can't see an oncoming car. When I crash into a deer, it suddenly becomes clear. When I'm visiting the South, I can...
(5.00 / 201 votes)
DeturgescenceIf you have a goal to be seventy eight percent But you don’t know what to do Tell your cornea to maintain deturgescence And dehydration will keep y...
(2.08 / 472 votes)
DeturgescenceA haiku: Electroluminescence Rejuvenescence Finally, deturgescence
(4.81 / 170 votes)
Death's LifeLife have range of sense,  But also have range of tense,  Immortal role in life of pens,  If see real life you need lens,  Death is form of an othe...
(4.79 / 143 votes)
The Road Not TakenTwo 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 To w...
(2.75 / 99 votes)
Seize the DayIf with chalices of fine wine you are drunk, be delightful! If lounged with a glamorous moonfaced, be delightful! Since the end, the intention of t...
(4.98 / 51 votes)
Retinoscopy was...Like taking candy from a highly deturgescent baby
(5.00 / 40 votes)
Ramas bun!Ramai cu bine, iubire... Brigid, fata dulce, Dulce fata, Neimplinita Iubire Sfanta!
(4.22 / 46 votes)
Baci SempliciA kiss on your neck, A kiss on your belly, A kiss everywhere else... Just not on your lips I wouldn't want my peasant breath To spoil your saintly,...
(4.51 / 40 votes)
DeturgescenceThe ins of my eyes be way too hydrated, I can't see that clearly, it's too complicated, The doc she say I need corneal detumescence, This proper...
(3.36 / 49 votes)
Mending WallSomething there is that doesn't love a wall, That sends the frozen-ground-swell under it, And spills the upper boulders in the sun; And makes ga...
(2.18 / 74 votes)
Nothing Gold Can StayNature's first green is gold, Her hardest hue to hold. Her early leaf's a flower; But only so an hour. Then leaf subsides to leaf, So Eden sank to ...
(4.13 / 36 votes)
Kishore Karunakaran = bigKishore is big, so very scary Burly and strong, but still like a teddy. Off from his feet, and took to the sky Lifted our hearts, Oh what a guy! ...
(4.66 / 27 votes)
Words, Words, WordsLike an albatross, the word hangs around my neck seeking symbolic self-expression sometimes pensive, more often blithe texts, constantly pursuing a...
(4.94 / 25 votes)
RisenNo more does darkness creep, reigns not gloom in heart, but light and heaven's glory illuminate my path. In Spring the buds await the sun's first...
(3.25 / 36 votes)
WhatsAppSince it is free Can You call me? On WhatsApp I am today Sad and alone If You don't It will be cruelty And You loathe that, don't You?
(5.00 / 23 votes)
The GardenCHOKED with ill weeds my garden lay a-dying, Hard was the ground, no bud had heart to blow, Yet shone your smile there, with your soft breath sig...
(3.92 / 28 votes)
PARENTSWithout them there will be no us. Our existence their pride and joy. Our happiness their concern and satisfaction. Our mistakes their blames and wo...
(4.84 / 19 votes)
A Dream PangI had withdrawn in forest, and my song Was swallowed up in leaves that blew alway; And to the forest edge you came one day (This was my dream) a...
(1.31 / 69 votes)
Lend me your eyesLend me your eyes so I can see The footprints I have made As I walked passed Life's eternity Lend me your eyes so I can see The window to your hea...
(4.05 / 22 votes)
The Scent of LoveThe scent of your elegant body deadens my mind and leaves it imprecise I want nor wine nor weed; your resuscitative breath alone shall suffice I ca...
(4.93 / 17 votes)
SOne letter that follows, if added will deem To separate the real from what’s referenced or schemed “Honor from honors, Love from loves ...
(4.49 / 18 votes)
FeelingsTime passed when people like inner feelings,  It is the time that people like outer dealings,  This time will also pass away,  How kind of people h...
(4.93 / 16 votes)
My GatekeeperEvery voice needs an ear for it to be free Every writer, a reader, or the words cease to be In my case I’ve been lucky though she came to m...
(4.59 / 17 votes)

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited poetry collection on the web!