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Afoul Poems - Poems about Afoul

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Premium Member The Death of a Poet
...I read my obituary Accolades run afoul to lighten the souls of the living Trite clichés, forgotten kin, melodic tributes Boring and meaningless Upon......Read More
Categories: afoul, death, poets,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member caught
...le’s flame inhale the darkness until spent stand in awe at last to watch all trials heaven sent. There’s nothing left afoul to tame, nor in the hiding be of shame. All is all, but all for naught, if in the final net; one soul uncaught. ......Read More
Categories: afoul, bird, courage, endurance, flying,
Form: Rhyme
Frenemy
...endearingly in mine arms. Hold me tightly mine longtime friend. Let me inhale the girth of thee and to behold the winds afoul! Harsh, sulfuric humiliating hints of hatred and disdain. Those that envelopes thy very being, encompasses thy fr......Read More
Categories: afoul, bereavement, best friend, betrayal,
Form: Dramatic Verse
It Was All A Lie
...I remember back to Michael Brown, though it now seems so damn long ago, He was just minding his own business, ran afoul of a cop’s ego. Murdered in cold blood for being black, the man had even thrown up his hands, such a massive in......Read More
Categories: afoul, betrayal, how i feel,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member By your Side
...winds howl I'll snuggle tight in your lap through the night hours' chill Those who call me a 'creature' will soon run afoul Of a cry deep inside me relentlessly shrill You're exhausted, you're drained, from work's mud and mire Fall asl......Read More
Categories: afoul, best friend, day, light,
Form: Sonnet



Premium Member The Owl Omen
...Heed the owl's omen! Peril peers all men. As norms run afoul now release the owl. With its silent wing let it soar and sing. Wind shrieks in our ear talons pierce the fea......Read More
Categories: afoul, bird, cry, death, flying,
Form: Couplet
Other People's Freedom, Part I
...n was glad, progress would be made! She eagerly waited for what lay ahead… Over the next two years many people ran afoul of this new ‘moral code,’ it started with fines, then came prison time, hundreds, then thousands, to the jails d......Read More
Categories: afoul, betrayal, dark, evil, freedom,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member GOAT -- or goat
...dan, number twenty-three Greatest of all time, that ever be? He and his Bulls were sure 'a-rambling' Till he ran afoul of his penchant for gambling ......Read More
Categories: afoul, basketball, star, word play,
Form: Clerihew
Premium Member In My Dappled Dream I Saw You
...beach blanket on the grass of Corona. 1971 was sensational when we were 19 years old; We held each other like lovers afoul in the neutral shade, And kissed deeply there, as ants found crumbs of cookies, Laid there by swishing palms in ......Read More
Categories: afoul, freedom, romance,
Form: Free verse
When Reason Falls
...nature at its root So many have been killed in the ageless battle for truth immortal A deadly fight with rules afoul that change from night to day The sun though always rising east the moon diverts its purpose As reason......Read More
Categories: afoul, memory, rights,
Form: Rhyme
Rabbit DNA
...Roger was rabbit good at knowing when to skip out on his responsibilities Before bedtime stories would end afoul, he could always tell the impending sour cabbage signs — The queer scent in the air pregnant with crisis ... ......Read More
Categories: afoul, parents, parody, truth, wisdom,
Form: Ode
Premium Member THE ESSENCE OF SOFT SHADOWS
...dulous fingers on the prowl Sublime your perfume ravishes the midnight air Audaciously meandering enticing scantily afoul Dancing its seductive way around every curve Like wistful undulous fingers on the prowl With delirious abando......Read More
Categories: afoul, fantasy, garden, heart, romantic
Form: Terzanelle
addictive ampoules annihilate after alluring
...ip assuages agonizing aches also advocates amorousness assiduously activating admiration aggressive attacks assault afoul affable affinity and affectionadumbration anatomical accidental addiction attested as academic, although aft......Read More
Categories: afoul, 10th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member lofty heels proud
...rigid, stiff brave, gutsy women silly slide about adept, afoul along frost, nippy paths . . . ......Read More
Categories: afoul, fun,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Afoul of a Fowl
... Time has come for getting tough For I have now had quite enough Day-after-day this kid comes......Read More
Categories: afoul, animal, child, humor, light,
Form: Rhyme

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