Abstinence Poems | Examples of Abstinence Poetry

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Displeasure of Aorta Failure Freddie Robinson Jr. Free verse abstinence, lust, pain, vanity, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem Shooting Stars John Anderson Free verse abstinence, stars,
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HER HEARTMELT-love poem MOSES KISIANG'ANI MAKHAKHA Didactic abstinence, appreciation, change, strength, youth,
LOVE SENTENCE Anderson Walkingshoes Classicism abstinence, angel, appreciation,
Premium Member Poem Goodly Contamination John Anderson Free verse abstinence, nature, pollution,
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ABSTAIN Oluwasola Abiola Rhyme abstinence, sexy,
Premium Member Poem Etchings of Isabelle Chantelle Anne Cooke Free verse abstinence, appreciation, celebrity, crush,
A COHESIVE MIND Judy Emery Narrative abstinence, abuse, adventure, angel, bereavement,
MAGICAL KENYA'S PEACE Samuel Otieng Acrostic abstinence, peace,
Premium Member Poem Mutated Desires Freddie Robinson Jr. Dramatic Verse abstinence, desire, emotions, perspective, relationship,

Snapshots of random assonance
by Kenny Gwena
And memories still linger 
memories of choruses of swindlers
singing melodies 
in criminally inclined rhapsodies
minimally inspired to stop the crime
i floundered, yes i fumbled 
and practically...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, analogy, assonance, conflict, dream,

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Demons
by Roy Pett

She was devoured by the 

polluted river That leads to hell,

Her conscience had deserted 

her sponge soaked Brain,

Intoxication became her

Psychological constitution,

This problematic, indisposed

Woman, is not...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, abuse, drink, health, missing,

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Bullet Train to Oblivion
by Freddie Robinson Jr.
Guilty pleasures
has you on a Siberian Ferris wheel,
spinning rapidly
Gulag suicidal libido
urges you to cock the trigger and squeeze
Keep repeating the nightmare:
Six torture chambers
Six gas chambers
Six...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, addiction, lust, people, perspective,

Home in January
by Sunshine White
Back with a SLAP to this British chill
Hard to find the WILL 
Empty purse - can't get much worse! 
Washing basket up to the brim,...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, january, world,

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Fruit of the Spirit
by Freddie Robinson Jr.
Come near,
so you can hear
Come near,
let me whisper life in your ear
Come close,
let me reveal a secret to you
The Garden of Eden is within your...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, bible, love, religious, spiritual,

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The Town Council Proposal
by Gerald Dillenbeck
Some say it began with the Jehovah's Witnesses
ingesting sacred substances with the Rastafarians.
Others say that could not possibly be true or false.

What emerged one sultry...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, community, culture, health, love,

The Great Learning
by Brian Chung
Stilling avarice with abstinence,
He recovers profound innate wisdom,
Gaining sincerity most genuine,
And a righteous heart of prudence, 

As proper mind exudes propriety,
He harmonizes hearth and household,
And...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, family, home, peace, philosophy,

Sentence for my Death
by Ken Bennight
Crippling truth I found her love,
 the sentence for my death.
Pounding heart sweating hands,
with abstinence of breath.
Thought to thought by thought for not,
she's everything Im...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, death, heartbreak, love,

Defining Words
by Zachary Putman
The word Abstinence is an abortion waiting to happen.
The word Prudence is a psychopath waiting to kill.
The word Temperance is an abusive husband waiting to...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, abortion, abuse, addiction, analogy,

Kindness and Afterlife
by Moon Flower
Spreading the good news
Spreading the kindness
Kindness keeps spreading
Kindness heals rascals
Rascals were lying
Rascals and the pope
Pope and Cardinals
Pope re-entered Rome
Rome the papal territory
Rome the city of...

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Blitz | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, bible, death, encouraging, inspirational,

7 Deadly Sins Part II
by Kim Bond
Your soul believes it's disgusting,
And the thought gives your waist its shape,
Finding solace in chips and cake,
It's the deadly sin of gluttony.

Take heed, you beautiful...

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Didactic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, addiction, christian, faith, father,

TOUS LE CHANGEMENTS
by Nola Perez
My friend in Vermont 
says she feels responsible 
for the lack of foliage: leaves 
so tardy to turn for the busloads 
of tourists who come...

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Elegy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, change, french,

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Wilderness Behaviors
by Gerald Dillenbeck
It's not that I mistrust you,
though sometimes I feel I must distrust
either me or you.

I ambivalently choose both.

So yes, of course, this is about your...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, addiction, anti bullying, culture,

POETICAL JOURNEY OF PIZZAZ: not for contest
by Theresa CW
Poetical Journey Of Pizzaz

Apple Blossom Orchids are spreading across my grandmother's land like a whiZ
Zestfully all around one's earnest expectations like the smallest of fleA
Bites...

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Abecedarian | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, appreciation, beautiful, poems, ,

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Prizes for Ultimate Sacrifices - Part One
by T Wignesan
Prizes for Ultimate Sacrifices


    prizes for the abstemious  for abstinence  chastity ?
        ...

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Dramatic monologue | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, howl, inspirational, metaphor, passion,

Alcohol Closet
by Jimmy Qin
In my house
intoxicating liquid
lies unlocked
in a closet.

Subject to the anti-drug
campaign since birth,
I never thought 
to try it.

Why? Fear 
of addiction,
or of drunkenness?

Both are reversible,
and I...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, addiction, child, dad, destiny,

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You Tempt Me
by Eileen Manassian
You tempt me
As I sense your presence by my side
The whisper of your flowing silken dress
A whiff of fragrant jasmine scent.
 
You tempt me
With each...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, passion, sensual,

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Horning In On
by James Horn
Horning In On
(Horn Humorous Style)

H     How
O     Odd
R     Remains
N     Names
I...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, bereavement, humorous, sad,

Decisions
by Del Higgs
An unholy pink plus sign on the stick,
Oh think of what her admirers will say!
Contemplating ideas till she's sick.
When he finds out, will they still...

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Iambic Pentameter | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, abortion, dark, death, youth,

ILLMATIC
by uriel wisdom
Illmatic

Date: Wed, Dec 2 2015 at 3:53 PM

I'm illmatic, Stillmatic,
 Rapid, Automatic
 Lyrical Systematic, Schematic, Graphic, Imagery, Casted
I'm a Artist at War, Creating On my...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abstinence, character, crazy, imagery, mirror,



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