Popular Poems

Popular Poems are poems with highest reader ratings that are chosen by poetry lovers. All poems that have made it to the Popular poems section are picked out for their phenomenal writing style, versatile themes and perfect selection of words. They have earned phenomenal reader votes and are discussed, appreciated and admired for their sheer brilliance. The key to this hall of fame is reaching the reader's mind and evoking views about the poem in form of likes and comments. The more a poem is discussed, the higher it goes on the list of popular poems. A standing ovation to each poet who has stood out with highest reader ranking and reached this remarkable milestone. Consider this as our salute to your poetic excellence.

Cold Rain

Cold Rain long poem

A cold deserted alleyway, dark as a desolate grave, away off in the distance dogs howling their dismay. A winter wind is gathering, blowing old papers away, with tired forgotten faces and news of yesterday. Discarded cans and bottles clatter

Mirror, Mirror

Mirror, Mirror ballad

Mirror, Mirror, you think you know me. Showing me like an icy lady. That’s not how I want to be seen. Mirror, mirror, treat me like a queen. Why don’t you compliment my changes? I’m becoming a lovely lady. Show

Sixty Years Lost

Sixty Years Lost short poem

You can lose a penny, or a special letter. A bill for the gas, or your red setter. Even where you placed your car, or the dog you tied to a forgotten gate. But to lose your mind, now that

Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane short poem

Down memory lane I traveled, at the first corner of endless street I met almond eyes dimpled cheeks silk soft tresses My First Poem –She!! further down at the second corner nostalgic charm lyrical beauty simple smile My Second Poem

A Love Affair

A Love Affair short poem

My love affair with trees started when I was oh so young. The swing on a branch at the end of my garden is where it had all begun. I swung back and forward, singing little tunes to the tree