Featured Poets Of Instagram

Published: September 2020

Favorite Poems From Instagram

There are many different types of poetry forms. Some poems are long and have multiple rhyming stanzas. Others are short and succinct with no rhyme scheme. Each type creates a different reading experience and evokes different emotions.

This collection is filled with poems from some of our favorite Instagram poets. These poets are talented in their art and write directly from the heart. The raw emotions in their poetry can clearly be seen.

They have given us permission to share their poems with our readers. Many of these poets have published their own books of poetry. Although these poems are short, they are powerful.

Sharing poetry with others is a very personal experience. It means baring your soul for the world to see, but poetry brings hope and healing. For the reader, it’s always comforting to read a piece that makes you realize you’re not alone. It’s comforting to know someone else understands.

We hope you find poems that speak directly to you. May you be encouraged by these short pieces!

142 Favorite Poems From Instagram

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  1. 1. I Promise

    in Poems for Her

    I’ll love you
    like you’ve never been
    loved before
    With all my core

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    • Stories 0
    • Shares 1770
    • Favorited 45
    • Votes 106
    • Rating 4.57
    • Poem of the Day
  2. 2. Love Me Through It All

    in Short Love Poems

    love me
    through it all

    the beautiful days

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    • Stories 3
    • Shares 357
    • Favorited 36
    • Votes 476
    • Rating 4.46
    Featured Shared Story

    How beautiful it is and how vividly expressed!
    The way you need love is that he must "love you through it all". The simplest yet the most complex thing to do is to keep loving through the...

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  4. 3. Your Wounds

    in Short Poems

    Time doesn’t heal wounds
    to make you forget.

    It doesn’t heal wounds to

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    • Stories 1
    • Shares 2956
    • Favorited 40
    • Votes 522
    • Rating 4.45
    • Poem of the Week
    • Poem of the Day
    Featured Shared Story

    Very nicely done. I totally agree with you. I've used this same approach in my own life. I think sometime we pay more attention to what we're about to go through instead of how much you've...

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  5. 4. And The World Carries On

    in Short Poems

    The plates will still shift
    and the clouds will still spew.
    The sun will slowly rise
    and the moon will follow too.

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    • Stories 1
    • Shares 6880
    • Favorited 27
    • Votes 606
    • Rating 4.40
    • Poem of the Week
    Featured Shared Story

    This poem is really so good. I feel this poem; it's just amazing.

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  7. 5. Drowning

    in Short Poems

    They come in waves,
    my feelings for you.
    And not pretty whitecaps
    dancing at my feet.

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    • Stories 0
    • Shares 2904
    • Favorited 17
    • Votes 320
    • Rating 4.39
  8. 6. You're Worthy And You Matter

    in Meaningful Poems

    You weren’t born
    to lose yourself
    within this darkness.

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    • Stories 2
    • Shares 160
    • Favorited 32
    • Votes 165
    • Rating 4.37
    Featured Shared Story

    I love this poem. It really hit home. Often times, I forget that I am worthy too. I matter just as much as the next person. I lose myself in the darkness often. But, when I read this poem, I...

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  9. 7. Despite The Storms

    in Short Poems

    Despite the storms,
    beauty arrives like
    it was always going to.
    Despite the darkness,

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    • Stories 3
    • Shares 6951
    • Favorited 33
    • Votes 449
    • Rating 4.36
    • Poem of the Week
    Featured Shared Story

    Part of the last line says, "Keep living." I'm saying keep writing. I like your style and sensitivity. Excellent flow and structure. I really enjoyed it.

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  10. 8. The Terrifying Thing About Love

    in Short Poems

    It is a terrifying thing
    to watch love
    walk in your direction
    when you believe

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    • Stories 1
    • Shares 295
    • Favorited 17
    • Votes 178
    • Rating 4.30
    Featured Shared Story

    Very well written and, in my opinion, very true. I like it and agree totally with it.

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  11. 9. This Is Your Time

    in Inspirational Poems

    This is your time
    to no longer be who you were,
    to rise from the embers,
    to be guided by Her.

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    • Stories 0
    • Shares 52
    • Favorited 6
    • Votes 22
    • Rating 4.14
  12. 10. More Than Enough

    in Relationship Poems

    Just tell her she is perfect in the dark
    her light shines
    so the whole world can see her heart
    hold her tight

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    • Stories 1
    • Shares 656
    • Favorited 31
    • Votes 45
    • Rating 4.62
    • Poem of the Day
    Featured Shared Story

    I am in a new relationship. My favorite thing is when he tells me how beautiful I am or how he loves the way my eyes gleam. I know it won't always be this magical, but I want to hold on to it...

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  13. 11. This Is My Strength

    in Moving On Poems

    When you left,
    I immediately deleted your number and pictures
    and pulled our memories from the wall.
    This is my strength.

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    • Stories 0
    • Shares 48
    • Favorited 10
    • Votes 20
    • Rating 4.60
  14. 12. You

    in Short Love Poems

    You are
    what I’ve been
    searching for,
    chasing after,

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    • Stories 0
    • Shares 200
    • Favorited 40
    • Votes 301
    • Rating 4.60
  15. 13. The Way You Look At Me

    in True Love Poems

    Even in those silent moments
    You look at me as if I hung the moon

    You make me forget that I was ever

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    • Stories 1
    • Shares 1118
    • Favorited 43
    • Votes 184
    • Rating 4.60
    • Poem of the Day
    Featured Shared Story

    It's just beautiful!

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  16. 14. I Love The Way She Loves Me

    in Poems for Her

    I love the way
    she runs her fingers
    through my hair
    I love the way

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    • Stories 0
    • Shares 121
    • Favorited 20
    • Votes 203
    • Rating 4.56
    • Poem of the Day
  17. 15. Aching Hearts

    in Short Sad Poems

    We talk a lot about broken hearts.
    But oh,
    what about the aching ones?
    The hearts that are healing

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    • Stories 0
    • Shares 1112
    • Favorited 32
    • Votes 143
    • Rating 4.54
    • Poem of the Day
  18. 16. Life Will Bloom When It Is Ready

    in Life Lesson Poems

    I keep pulling
    on my roots
    urging them to grow
    impatient for the bloom

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    • Stories 0
    • Shares 123
    • Favorited 13
    • Votes 60
    • Rating 4.52
    • Poem of the Day
  19. 17. The Dark Days Will Pass

    in Short Poems

    There will be dark days,
    when you feel alone
    with your aching heart
    but that doesn’t mean

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    • Stories 1
    • Shares 242
    • Favorited 28
    • Votes 211
    • Rating 4.51
    • Poem of the Day
    Featured Shared Story

    I think that is true to every person's life, and what he or she needs is patience that brings a glorious morning after a gloomy night. I had also once gone through such dark days, which later...

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  20. 18. The Ones Who Feel Like Home

    in Short Friendship Poems

    the ones who encourage you
    during uncertain times
    who stand with you
    when no one else will

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    • Stories 0
    • Shares 218
    • Favorited 18
    • Votes 175
    • Rating 4.49
  21. 19. Like The Moon

    in Short Poems

    I will be
    like the moon
    and learn to shine
    even when

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    • Stories 1
    • Shares 170
    • Favorited 20
    • Votes 139
    • Rating 4.48
    Featured Shared Story

    Very insightful. Self-love can be (and maybe should be) the first love we encounter. Even when we're not perfect.

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  22. 20. Keep Going

    in Inspirational Poems

    Strong people can
    feel weak and
    brave people can
    feel afraid and

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    • Stories 0
    • Shares 225
    • Favorited 15
    • Votes 48
    • Rating 4.44
    • Poem of the Day

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