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Asylum Poems - Poems about Asylum

Asylum Poems - Examples of all types of poems about asylum 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 asylum.
My boat
... My boat A small boat moving through choppy water. Prompt from "Grief" by Raymond Carver Some sail in yachts Some relax on cruise ships Some transport fruit on cargo ships S......Read More
Categories: asylum, boat, sea,
Form: Free verse

The Dragon and the Ox
...Alone in the wood featureless and stark laid a beast of burden sorely sleeping, for countless years behind the hidden bark all true impediments furtive keeping. Out of the nebulous dead ......Read More
Categories: asylum, heart, relationship, romantic love,
Form: Sonnet
Starry eyed cloud of surreal angels
...Utmost nadir of despair found this atheist craning his neck skyward hearing resplendent August orchestra today June 10th, 2022 choral symphony may sound absurd, but...mine supreme auditory sense......Read More
Categories: asylum, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member On the run
...Nigerians are on the run Refugees in search of Asylum No more sweetness in their fatherland Their dreams have crumbled The giant of Africa is in shambles With hope of her youth buried under ......Read More
Categories: asylum, anger, anxiety, bereavement, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Vincent Van Gogh's Iris
...Van Gogh 1893- 1890 a Dutch artist painted Iris (in oils) in 1890 during his self-imposed stay at the asylum of Saint-Remy he would venture into the overgrown ga......Read More
Categories: asylum, art,
Form: Ekphrasis

Mentally Perturbed
... Children shot down in a school again It’s the collateral cost of freedom I’m told, by a labeled unstable son-of-a-gun kin He had “wild horses roaming free” in his head, that’s what the......Read More
Categories: asylum, community, death, grief, pain,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Setting the Bully Table
...The often unnoticed first strategic step in bullying is to isolate. Religious political economic and/or sexual bullying begins, already, feeling entitled to pervasively disempower, dissoci......Read More
Categories: asylum, anti bullying, bullying, business,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member What Fascinates Me
... art inspires me, Van Gogh fascinates me!                                    vermillion sky, glowing sunshine, rose-branches waltzing, ......Read More
Categories: asylum, art, sky, stars,
Form: Ekphrasis
...This town, this Silk Road had no toll to pay yet from the east caravans again fill its pharaonic marble and glass temples. Monolith malls rise its clefts, eco-wilderness morph into mult......Read More
Categories: asylum, culture, humanity,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Sad State Of Affairs
...It's hard to agree with the methods and standards that are being applied toward southern refugees seeking asylum in the United States. Diversity has been and continues to be a beneficial compo......Read More
Categories: asylum, america, angst, anxiety, feelings,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
...Today I turned thirty years old. At this age you start and think about your deeds. Like today thirty years ago, I showed my mother the way to death, this was the first thing I did after I came to......Read More
Categories: asylum, allegory, allusion, birth, books,
Form: Bio
... Welcome to Planet Earth, Our very own looney bin, Where no human Is without sin. Surely it is not only us out there, Perhaps more advanced beings, Or, perhaps not, In an eternal universa......Read More
Categories: asylum, god,
Form: Free verse
Easter as interpreted by one
...Easter as interpreted by one... rebated, rebirthed rebooted, and rebuked ill shod Unitarian atheist Though avast percentage of stonehenge temple piloted ghosts, harking back millennia constan......Read More
Categories: asylum, allegory, angel, appreciation, body,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Starry Night Footle
... The Starry Night is an oil-on-canvas painting by the Dutch Post-Impressionist painter Vincent van Gogh. Painted in June 1889, it depicts the view from the east-facing window of his asylum room at S......Read More
Categories: asylum, moon, night, stars,
Form: Footle
Premium Member Starry Night Van Gogh
... The Starry Night is an oil-on-canvas painting by the Dutch Post-Impressionist painter Vincent van Gogh. Painted in June 1889, it depicts the view from the east-facing window of his asylum roo......Read More
Categories: asylum, night, stars,
Form: Ekphrasis

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