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Angst Poems | Examples of Angst Poetry

Angst Poems - Examples of all types of angst poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for angst.

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What We Willingly Accept
California loses its finest citizens …acceptable losses America loses its drug riddled youth …acceptable losses Texas loses its southern border …acceptable losses Our manufacturing base auctioned away …acceptable losses Native Peoples crying on reservations …acceptable losses The electorate abandoned and sold down the drain …acceptable losses Our...Read More
Categories: angst, conflict, history, prejudice,
Form: Free verse

My trauma is worse
My trauma is back this time it's worse than before Make it go away....Read More
Categories: angst, depression, emotions, feelings,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Breathing silent hope through pain
Breathing silent hope through pain and its fears Reaching past the sorrow to face the night Learning to let go of hurt that haunts years Lifting up one who’s down so they can fight Life’s struggles sometimes overwhelm the...Read More
Categories: angst, anxiety, depression, grief,
Form: Rondeau Redouble
A Masterpiece
A masterpiece, What is that? Who decides What is an Amazing work Of art that Is above all The rest? Who is the Judge that Decided whether One painting Or story is A genuine piece Of shining gold? What is there To the process Of deciding on What makes a Piece of art So good;...Read More
Categories: angst, introspection,
Form: Free verse
I don’t feel That I am Good enough; I don’t feel That I ever Can be, That I’ll Always be This ball Of negativity, That it is All i will Attract and All I will Ever get I hate that I feel this Way and it Just feeds It even more It makes me Feel that...Read More
Categories: angst, anxiety, dark, depression,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member A broken home
Stolen play and poetry A swollen face, abused and beat No food to eat. No table neat No place to be. No one to meet No place of love nor friend to see A child lost in poverty. The ills...Read More
Categories: abuse, anger, angst, dark,
Form: Free verse
Windmills of Mind
Blades blow left then over again turning, spinning in the breezy wind a little to the demo of autocratic powered right only static glitches in the republic cutting of the middlemen; spin and twirl catch that...Read More
Categories: analogy, angst,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Frustration
Ever search for something interesting on TV You finally give up and go back to your PC Same old stuff Enough is enough Aliens, Sasquatch and monsters under the sea ...Read More
Categories: angst,
Form: Limerick
The computer gives me education and a bistoury salute — A brain between forceps, condition acute. How I would sidle a hand through the ink-bleeding screen, Crush my automaton heart in a fistful of glee; For a flickering vigil...Read More
Categories: angst, class, religion,
Form: Rhyme
I Hate Wind
I hate wind, It just gets In the way It’s an inconvenience And it gets On my nerves It takes away Perfectly made things And ruins them In some sort Of way, and It misplaces things That people might Need to keep It messes up My whole day When there is A...Read More
Categories: angst, anxiety, mental illness,
Form: Free verse
Standing around Waiting Hoping it will come But things are never easy Or ever really go your way Sitting, laying down Nothing will change The eventuality of it That it will never arrive, That you are stuck in limbo Waiting for the bottle in the...Read More
Categories: angst, depression, sad,
Form: Free verse
Fragmented Verse
My fragmented verse hardly terse, blatant and unrehearsed - little snippets uncaged inked upon the written page random thoughts, abbreviated rage; just like the evening news death, disaster, scandals untrue and true for the...Read More
Categories: america, angst,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member MARCH 2021
the year went by slow slowly like a rock-a-bye lullabies lulling and here we are once again spinners marking time — heave-ho* 3/1/2021 *exclamation used when lifting or pulling something heavy ...Read More
Categories: angst, hope,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member Letting Go
I lived there, listening In the turmoil of the trailer park For many years, through tears Time passed by as I watched people Move in and out, in and out Never staying there for too long I wonder where they’ve...Read More
Categories: angst, anxiety, people, places,
Form: Free verse
Your First
Male Body Form.... In a, take these vitamins and receive a regiment...YES...there's tomorrow's nut shells. Now let us agree with weight in late late February, and seek a summer mile! Run some miles...don't wack_it while...Read More
Categories: angst, age, allusion, america, analogy,
Form: Blitz

Specific Types of Angst Poems

Definition | What is Angst in Poetry?