Addiction Poems | Examples of Addiction Poetry

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Categories: addiction, anxiety, crazy, pain,
Rum's Remorse
by Justin Abdool
I stand in front of a 
Mirror and cringe.

My body is naked.
I went on a binge.

Did I bare my heart?
Did I give away the ring?

My...

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Categories: addiction, america, analogy,
Papi Mario Is No Goat
by Mario Vitale
Papi Mario Is Not A Goat

triple down economics as I sit back and recline in the tropics
sipping on Pina Colada being massaged by a woman...

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Categories: addiction, life,
Premium MemberIndelible
by Catie Lindsey
When I was sixteen
I never thought I would live to see thirty,
I was reckless, careless, daring and brave.
I carried the weight of the world on...

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Categories: addiction, drug, power,
Premium MemberA Despicable Pusher Speaks
by Victor Buhagiar
Dream on, don't stop
for your reality is in shatters.
Your life has lost its essence,
there' no logical fluidity in your actions,
so just dream on, don't stop,
your...

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Categories: addiction, anxiety, baby, dream,
Gene Trees
by Sona Wilae
What say you, when the rent is due?
Why shrill squalid souls for cheap wine?
Your children await greens and bread,
swollen stomachs of dark unrest.

Ghosts permeate their...

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Categories: addiction, cry, drug, how
Brenda's Gone
by Brenda Biever
I don't mean to be someone I'm not.
I'd love to be clean
But my spirit just rots,
I've quit before
That's the easy part.
Then the addict inside
Takes over...

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Categories: addiction, fun, games, psychological,
Premium MemberBeautiful casino
by Lewis Raynes
The music wrapped me, carried me in, 
And walked me toward the lights,
That shone and flashed and coloured my world, 
Beginning my night of all...

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Categories: addiction, betrayal, dark, drug,
Untitled
by Jennifer Cunningham
The anticipation
The gratification
To watch the blood flow back
It must be self control I lack
I can feel the relief 
No matter how brief
My security blanket
With it...

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Categories: addiction, break up, love,
bittersweet tang of abuse
by Anais Sarah Aiache
I got lost in your love
forgot to breathe
forgot to smile
forgot to laugh
forgot my own name
forgot to remember 
who I was 
thought I needed you-
		became afraid...

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Categories: addiction, anti bullying, depression,
dependent on you
by Rebecca Campbell
The only way to define it is
Co-dependent confinement
The earth off it's axis
The planets out of alignment
all this time spent in silence
of my constant reliance 
I'm...

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Categories: addiction,
like bless of god
by anurag sharma
I am telling you truth of life
Start to end and till the night
Your life is the way of fight
So start the journey don’t go blind
Your...

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Categories: addiction, courage, growth, inspirational,
XXXIII
by Josie Graves
Every time I pick up a pen
I think failure.
I think
addicted to a blade
shackled to a bottle
captivated by little pills 
that hold my sanity in their...

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Categories: addiction, faith, forgiveness, freedom,
Stone Throwers, Love's Release
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
Cages
come in all shapes
and sizes
all different ages

the ones
who circle their
little locked rooms
counting time
in calm rages 
steel bars 
dissolving lives
scream please 
release
pray for their 
safety daily

for...

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Categories: addiction, allegory, analogy,
Annoyed With Opioid
by James Horn
Annoyed With Opioid

Concerning subject became annoyed,
When anyone would mention opioid;
About worry,
And also jury;
Went ahead and did have destroyed.

Trump will never end up being wrong,
And always...

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Categories: addiction, america,
Hour Of Power A Salute To Eminem
by Mario Vitale
the course of of our lives
had to fight off a zombie sucker in the night
a crust of the bisquit isthe apostrophe
some folks like to get...

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Categories: addiction, drug, life, love
Pills Jailed You
by robin davis
You used to be a gentle lover
Memories of that now just hover
Over a cold dark jail cell
You created from the hell
Pills you took broke your...

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Categories: addiction, dark, deep, depression,
Alone and addicted
by Ariel Davis
sitting alone
in a dark room
with nothing but a blade
bleeding slowly
I lay and suffer...

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Categories: addiction, hope, mental illness,
Premium MemberMary Rogers
by July Morning
Couldn't pay the rent, could you Mary? 
Back out on the street, dearest Mary.
Winter's in the air/once a girl with pretty hair, 
And the days...

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Categories: addiction, dance, fantasy, guitar,
Wicked fingers
by Adhyatmika Tripathi
As your wicked fingers crawl onto the tightened metal,
I feel myself loosing control, reminiscing my presence
as if it is the holy lord's forbidden prayer,
That is...

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Categories: addiction, america,
Surprised By Grace
by Mario Vitale

Each day
each passing hour
one word of confidence
to advance to take part in the dance
loving each other further everyday
in cadence we will love
through love we can...

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Categories: addiction, child abuse, christian,
heaven's soilder on earth
by emmanuella eyefian
Journey Of  Heavens Solider On Earth 
Am a Solider stranger here in town?
Walking am so lonely
Just another soldier man-without guns
Yes am really lonely

I sojourn...

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Categories: addiction, care, change, drink,
Learn from my mistakes
by robin davis
Please forgive the things I do
I'm just looking out for you
To do good I have to lie
Giving it just one more try
Going for a ride...

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Categories: addiction, crazy, how i
My addict ways
by Krystal Dunning
My addict ways...
It's been another one of those days,
I just had to have some "stuff"...
Of course, it wasn't enough-
Now, I sit here alone and broke,
Wanting...

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Categories: addiction, grief,
Premium MemberLIKE STARVING LIONS
by Demetrios Trifiatis







Like a pride of starving lions,

lust's uncontrollable appetites fell upon the

herd of tamed virtues 

devouring them to the last

leaving behind only the carcasses

of lofty ideals

for

evil's...

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Categories: addiction, pain,
Premium MemberAPPETITES
by Demetrios Trifiatis






Suffering from his excessive appetites in life,

a man in desperation, turned towards them and asked:


" Why you insatiable appetites don't ease your 

excruciating demands for...

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Categories: addiction, irony,
Rx
by Anna Hopper
I loved the way, you made me feel
But Needed you, more and more
It started out, as no big deal
Before I was keeping score

But now you’ve...

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Categories: addiction, allegory, analogy,
Screams At Schemes
by James Horn
Screams at Schemes

No wonder an eagle screams and screams;
So it seems Trump did destroy his dreams;
Face contorted;
Plans distorted,
When he was up to his so many...

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Categories: addiction, anxiety, art, betrayal,
One night stand
by Tiffany Herrera
When you first laid hands on her did you think of me ?
Did her lips kiss you the way I did ?
Did she slur your...

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Categories: addiction, love,
Premium MemberAm I addicted to a drug called Love
by Victor Buhagiar
Hope and despair are partners
try and figure it out,
passion in an endangered soul
that chose to give me no name.
 
Perhaps she needs none, who knows?
For...

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Categories: addiction, change, death, feelings,
Fateful Drinking
by robin davis
Inhibitions won't be sealed
when alcohol starts to reveal
Your deeply hidden desires
I need to put out the fires
Your strong drink is finally causing 
Please eat something...

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Categories: addiction, introspection, metaphor, truth,
Premium MemberA Diabolical Grace
by Gregory R Barden

Dark, deep, warm-black arms of an endless night wrap me ...
     Head thrown back in abdication, arms spread wide in surrender,
...

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Categories: addiction, death, drug, girlfriend,
Her
by Greg Wilcox
She had a smile from ear to ear.

So huge she made birds sing.

But when she redirected her gears

Her emotions held together by a sling.

Whenever she...

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Categories: addiction, anger, child abuse,
Black and Blue
by Kaitlyn Nelson
The way she had been used
The black and blue that bruised
The way she knew he was abused

This gave him no excuse
She said it was just...

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Categories: addiction, dedication, desire, literature,
Premium MemberAddictive poetry
by Roy Pett

Dictionaries are dealers, supplying A,B,C, categories 

poets are users, ideas flowing through their capillaries,

addictive such potency, urgency to revisit their supplier

desperation for stronger words, language...

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Categories: addiction,
Premium MemberA Girly's Buttock
by Jack Ellison


Relax my friends, if you feel life's an empty cup
Could be a squirrel who forgot where he buried his nuts
There's always a bright side
Don't run...

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