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Jail Poems | Examples of Jail Poetry

Jail Poems. Below are examples of jail poems. This list of jail poems is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of jail poems or a list of jail poetry. These examples illustrate what jail poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of jail and a page where you can discuss it.

List of Jail Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
Cowboy Heaven Lindsay, Bill Cowboy jail, cowboy, song,
Premium Member Poem The Goat That Lives Next Door Romaine, Neva Couplet jail, animal, farm, funny, humor,
Premium Member Poem Comfort Zone Tesfaye, Haile Rhyme jail, courage, inspiration, life, philosophy,
Nightmares johnson, curtis Prose Poetry jail, boyfriend, dark, daughter, love,
Stalker Woods, Mark Light Poetry jail, abuse, conflict, psychological,
CAUGHT SENTENCE Faith, Edoja I do not know? jail, judgement, prison,
JESUS MAN dye, gary Free verse jail, bible,
Premium Member Poem The plight of blacks Harrell, Toquyen Free verse jail, faith,
Truth dye, gary Free verse jail, abuse,
Belfast Hero Cranney, Damian Verse jail, bullying, hero,
Stop the Madness Scott, Yolanda Rhyme jail, anger, betrayal,
Premium Member Poem A Limerician's Shrift Dietrich, Andrea Limerick jail, humorous,
Drugs ishmael, kasim Light Poetry jail, conflict, death, depression, truth,
Premium Member Poem rock and roll labeau, catherine Free verse jail, kindergarten,
Crash Gordon Aul, George Limerick jail, car,
Lonely Girl Payne, Tabitha Free verse jail, absence, depression, lonely,
Premium Member Poem Jail House Blues Hinshaw, Robert L. Footle jail, humorous,
Relate ANTHONY, ABED I do not know? jail, appreciation, pain, relationship, strength,
Premium Member Poem DEPRESSION Rockwell, Cindi Free verse jail, depression,
Ticking Lewis, TS Free verse jail, anti bullying, bible, black
Vengeance Of God - Part 2 johnson, randy Rhyme jail, dark, death, god, murder,
The Wanderer Gilbert, Aidan Free verse jail, feelings,
Legal desire Books, Amberlin Free verse jail, love,
MIME johnson, randy Rhyme jail, funny, humor,
The Story of Joey Kent, Mike Narrative jail, abuse, funny, history, poetry,
Happy Father's Day johnson, curtis Prose Poetry jail, father,
Premium Member Poem Depth of Creation W-C, Theresa Marie Free verse jail, beauty, how i feel,
That Crook Stole My Stolen Money johnson, randy Rhyme jail, funny, humor, money, truth,
Wino Town Mika-Stevens, Genevieve Quatrain jail, addiction, depression, drink, feelings,
Premium Member Poem A Requiem for Kalief Browder Thomas, FJ Rhyme jail, abuse, betrayal, corruption, discrimination,
Premium Member Poem Money Problems Davies, Ivor Rhyme jail, depression, feelings, health, stress,
My bones will finally get their cloak Cokolic, Sanja Free verse jail, life,
Sounds of the city streets The ugly drunken poet, Feo Verse jail, addiction, death, depression, life,
Premium Member Poem destined to fail campbell, mal I do not know? jail, truth,
guess who's back Duffy, Alex Free verse jail, deep, discrimination, emotions, fun,
I'll Never Marry You johnson, randy Rhyme jail, abuse, mother daughter, prison,
Premium Member Poem Watching Homer Struggle Ronnow, Robert Verse jail, blue, daughter, father, jewish,
Premium Member Poem BATMAN - FOR CONTEST ALLISON, JAN Rhyme jail, fantasy, hero,
Voice for the voiceless Duffy, Alex Free verse jail, beautiful, cheer up, emotions,
Steven Thomas, Tristine Free verse jail, addiction, anxiety,
Premium Member Poem Mein Kampf My Sruggle Dome, Peter Free verse jail, abuse, bullying, discrimination, grief,
Kymber's Story by Momma Dye, Faith Rhyme jail, abuse, body, freedom, grandchild,
PLOOKIES POEM Graf-Burnham, Bambi Rhyme jail, black african american, discrimination,
No Guarantees Zulu, Tahir Hashim Lyric jail, life,
You Killed The Wrong Doberman johnson, randy Rhyme jail, dark, death, dog, pets,
I am a stranger Zuma, Busani Crown of Sonnets jail, death, deep, depression, emotions,
The unwilling prisoner tunks, amy epiphany I do not know? jail, abuse, fear, grandfather, grandmother,
The Escape Hudson, Mackenzie Rhyme jail, analogy, deep, poems, simile,
Premium Member Poem My Female Stalker Dome, Peter Free verse jail, betrayal, confusion, fantasy, funny,
Power and Money kriticos, Kyle Rhyme jail, passion, philosophy, power, prison,