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Short Self Poems

Short Self Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about Self by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poetry about Self by poem length and keyword.

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Short Self poem by Richard Autry| Details | |

Individuality Haiku - 3 Word Haiku 7

intolerable
individuality
anticipated

Short Self poem by Bishop Ezeh| Details | |

Transgression

Akin to a suicide bomber 
Self hurt a must
Oh sin 

Short Self poem by Ronaldo Vigo| Details | |

Three Abstract Steps to Happiness

reset at zero
all things homogeneous
return and be one

Short Self poem by Dan Ravasio| Details | |

Comedy Routine

enough of the comedy routine
i've grown
tired of myself

Short Self poem by Jacqueline Rodriguez| Details | |

Sickness

Building of vile
A powerful waterfall
Darkness envelops.

Short Self poem by Jacqueline Rodriguez| Details | |

Self

Alone forgotten
Abandoned and neglected
Alone in the dark.

Short Self poem by Gun Poet| Details | |

The Phoenix Raven

semi-auto gun
second nature second hand
born in fire to fire

Short Self poem by Kileem Al Lishmiin| Details | |

Love Stories

Tragedy and Comedy
Blended and Beaten
Memories last a lifetime

Short Self poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

An egocentrist

An egocentrist
prefers to self-tryst.

Volodymyr Knyr
2015

Short Self poem by Graeme Collins| Details | |

Monster

You are a monster
The saddest part of the tale
I already know

Short Self poem by Jason Roberts| Details | |

Cutting Words

words cut me razor
ignore me replace me now
but i still love you

Short Self poem by Tom Hitt| Details | |

I Live A Life

I live a life, in perpetuity, of almost always being done.  ~TH~

Short Self poem by Robert Heemstra| Details | |

Sorry Mom

I should hate my life
mother never wanted me
I’m so sorry mom

Short Self poem by Jacqueline Rodriguez| Details | |

Seizures

Trembling like a leaf
The present now forgotten
Awakening lost.

Short Self poem by Viv Wigley| Details | |

Self importance

All the love he missed
was freely available
and he never knew

Short Self poem by James Dooney| Details | |

Orgasm

Her hands caress me 
I climax in ecstacy 
shivers grip my spine.

Short Self poem by njeri hunjeri| Details | |

Handle with care

This is my heart
These are the instructions 
No pluses or minuses

Short Self poem by Mark J. Halliday| Details | |

Tranquility

Log in the fireplace,
Enjoying a good author
While petting my dog

Short Self poem by Bryce Patterson| Details | |

What you see

I See What You See
The Darkness That's Inside Me
Lost In The Red Sea

Short Self poem by Deb Wilson| Details | |

Destiny

shards of azure sky
weave me into future dreams...
captain of my ship

Short Self poem by jimi peranteau| Details | |

Shadows from the walls

And I watched
as my shadow evolved,
Fear overcame 
as it crept up on me

Short Self poem by Adam Hapworth| Details | |

Motivation

I wish I could change, 
that would require whats desired,
self motivation.

Short Self poem by Jacqueline Rodriguez| Details | |

Deep

Wishing for the love
That was never given by
Those that should have cared

Short Self poem by Rick Eichelberg| Details | |

The very last cut

Do you see my wrists?
They cry blood when I do this;
Push the blade deeper.

Short Self poem by Ronald Johnson| Details | |

Haiku 1- There is still a question

Stop wait you are great
But do you participate
In love or hates fate

T.B.T

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