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Abstains Poems - Poems about Abstains

Abstains Poems - Examples of all types of poems about abstains to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for abstains.

Premium Member Laurel and Hardy
...arbles His best buddy Hardy slaps him quiet Before he can start another riot. Oliver Hardy Is usually farty so he abstains from drink Gormless Laurel slurps Manhattans all night Warbling and singing without stage fright. Clerih......Read More
Categories: abstains, funny, humor,
Form: Clerihew



Premium Member The Windowpane
...pering across the frosty panes Chilling the yearning heart With cold that does impart Freezing reveries where warmth abstains Winter Poetry Contest - Limerick Sponsored by: Tania Kitchin December 28, 2020 ......Read More
Categories: abstains, cool, snow, winter,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Lectures
...tes. Thank God there are back fences down these skinny little lanes, so I can lean against them until the questioning abstains. I can almost feel the concrete that has often been my bed, where I can wake up sober if excuses made and s......Read More
Categories: abstains, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Reflective Spring
...now where frost encroaches one remains, And strains the waning sky for molted May; But night is cagey, so their sight abstains, Until reduced by winter, cold and gray: Where I am still, unable still to see, One dove from two; in ......Read More
Categories: abstains, daughter, divorce,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Villanelle: The Dilemma of the Non-Violent - 18
...on-Violent – 18 World in which is ingrained innate violence Where nation-States all hell-bent on blitz wars He who abstains from doing harm commits offence Is branded traitor parasite perched on fence On conscientious objector shin......Read More
Categories: abstains, freedom, political, violence, war,
Form: Villanelle



Another clerihew for a special few, not that all the others aren't special
...e Jack E I haven’t looked yet to see his new work He has so much wit he could be a funny jerk But he writes and really abstains from anger If he got mad though, I’d bet there’d be intellectual danger Good thing he’s Santa with no time to ......Read More
Categories: abstains, dedication, fun, humor,
Form: Clerihew
The big bang
... a story evades- rebounds like the waves, a story evades, surges and sounds like howling fangs, a hero abstains.......Read More
Categories: abstains, candy, care, city, destiny,
Form: Carpe Diem
Daybreak's Imploring Symphony
...e through my veins A chorus of light waves entrancing crescendo maintains From ingratiating pageant my body no longer abstains Stephen Parker August 14, 2012......Read More
Categories: abstains, life
Form: Couplet
Death Jones
...Than that of which her presence preserves The daring, lingering foretaste that is affinity Though to raze all dolor she abstains All along she had been sleeping with death ......Read More
Categories: abstains, life, loss,
Form: Verse
Distraught and Lost
...unknown terrain I, arduously, breathe in—there’s no one there to unwrap me On and on, the showering chilliness—never abstains My life ahead of me foreshadows a future…not so distant Sending delight to my frenzied soul—there’s some light......Read More
Categories: abstains, angst, fantasy, hope, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
The Flute
...all about will be true I tell you personally no one will even have to beckon Your talents for any moment even for an abstains. A road journeys long adventures waiting for a reply But a musician listens for the melody to play In a band......Read More
Categories: abstains, musicdance, words, longing, dance,
Form: Rhyme
Rain Storm In Winter
... but there is only cold rain in heavy ringlets of wet. We feel the chill of this antique place, yet for now, snow abstains as skies burn ripe with gray ash that scatters to the wand of wind. ......Read More
Categories: abstains, life, nature, seasons,
Form: Free verse