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Alcoholism Poems - Poems about Alcoholism

Alcoholism Poems - Examples of all types of poems about alcoholism 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 alcoholism.
...A women A shell of a body A chest held close Clothing hanging off them Holding to be the only thing they have The barrier they keep The barrier that keeps them walking Keeps them from looking ......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, body,
Form: Free verse

Of Morality
...Dice, the goddess of morals, asked her mother, Themis Why there's divorce, gambling, abortion, and alcoholism? Why should dehumanization, like a Bloodstone, beamish? Why should knives of nemesis n......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, evil, integrity, life, love,
Form: Sonnet
Through The Neck Of A Broken Bottle
...I met my daughter 7 days ago, I saw her little face through the neck of a broken bottle, One I’d thrown at her quivering mother, In an intoxicated rage. I screamed at her to shut her up, I cou......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, abuse, addiction, anger, angst,
Form: Free verse
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...I have never known him to be a drunk until~ I saw him sober ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ z ......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, allusion, analogy, character, drink,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Memories of a Storm
...It rolled through last night, began at dusk. A glass of wine while sitting on the porch and the distant  thunder began.   The sun shrunk away, almost in fear it seemed. The songs of birds quie......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, analogy, memory, relationship, storm,
Form: Free verse

...In hundreds of bars If not in Casablanca his name is proudly displayed Hemingway Alcoholism made trendy......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, allusion, america, anxiety,
Form: Blank verse
In This River We Drown In Light
...In this river we drown in light A doorway blocked from me Yet open to dry eyes I can only hear your hands Clutching that splintered wood as water Rushes to ears like war I cry at the notion......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, 12th grade, addiction, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Guardian a Failed Paper
...The Guardian, a failed paper? The middle-class ladies, in the sunny pages of the Guardian a newspaper that used to be on the mild left but when scolded quickly moved to the middle of the road wh......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, absence, anti bullying, betrayal,
Form: Blank verse
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... Dearest kitty, you drank my wine last night. No wonder, you avoid the bright sunlight ! I shall make a small ice bag, for your head, ......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, cat, humor,
Form: Couplet
Bolivian Marching Powder
...Running fast, the most beautiful of bullets. Sarcastic but always classy. The lights are up now, I bid you adieu'. Thanks for the memories and the ever present inspiration, seeing so much ......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, absence, addiction, angst, appreciation,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dream Quest
...Young like the Spring grass, smelling Beautiful – so fresh and alive, Trembling dandelions dancing in the light Sunny whims caressing the thoughts, Remembering the joy and kindness She brought w......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, addiction, death, dream,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Funeral
...Remembering him is like a soft smile, Wistful, wishful, silencing darkness Erasing the sound of the color black, Delicious, the essence always giving Light, joy, wonder – soul soothing Inspirati......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, addiction, death, funeral, grief,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Grand Priorities
...What fills your goals, son? I told you! Need to get my car rolling [life rolling, love rolling] yesterday, if not today... If I may interrupt to process mindful resilience for a bit... ......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, black african american, earth,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member In His Laugh
...In the shadows of my mind There is a memory of you, laughing Despite the pain that hung like a curtain Shading the windows of your heart, Stopping the light who glistened Just beyond your feelin......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, addiction, death,
Form: Free verse
Love After Love
...Uncover your mirror's you can love Your self again. Be it some form of mental illness that Was the root cause At your age you can fix or alcoholism, Seek out the help that you need. The str......Read the rest...
Categories: alcoholism, 12th grade,
Form: Classicism

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