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Avarice Poems - Poems about Avarice

Avarice Poems - Examples of all types of poems about avarice 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 avarice.
Quivered Portraits
...Picture portraits of us together in the placid plantation of peacefulness that is lit with emotionally righteous wit Pleasant sounds fill me up and thrill me…ascends my frown into a smile Going ba......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, courage, hope,
Form: Free verse



CRY OF THE SIMPLE MAN
... I wail the cry of the simple man Who toils night and day Ne’er knowing that disasters can fall On those who have no worldly ax to grind Cries can be heard throughout history Not by those w......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, cry, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Heart Spilling Blood
... Written: February 5th, 2024 _____________________________________ My heart is leaking blood, I can view hatred flowing, from every corner of the planet, a volcano spewi......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, analogy, anger, bereavement, heart,
Form: Free verse
Christianity
...My faith says I must take the Bible at face value, swallow it whole. 40 guys wrote it, not one woman in the bunch. So why must I take it as such? What happened to the Gospel of Mary? ......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, religion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member From Bias To Terrorism
...Bias Leads to prejudice To malice To injustice To fanaticism To nepotism To vice To avarice To cynicism To favoritism To lust To mistrust To bigotry To insanity To corruption To discri......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, abuse, corruption, hate, hurt,
Form: Rhyme



Letter To The Editor
... Your judgments have me grinning. Don't pretend you were immune from the Avarice of Pride. Which you delved past cover packet into the gutworm of stardoms naked lunch? Un......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, art,
Form: Free verse
a decent obsession
...underneath his trenchcoat he was in possession of a bent quill he used it to tickle words out of his avaries of birds moon-eyed and sucker-punched they adored the dripping honey he......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, dark, humor, imagery, muse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Poland I
...Humanity is destined to dissolve when fear consumes the minds of timid kings. Such pandering lets lunacy evolve and impotence is forced to face its sting. An evil wind, with blustering conceit, ......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, world war ii,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member Poland III
...For soon the rains of destiny will fall as innocence capitulates its soul. Aggression sealed your fears within a wall to let disease and hunger take their toll. Your rank-and-file dissolved into ......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, world war ii,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member Songs of Soul COS No 7: ABAB
...Temperate gold buds, untrimmed, lease heaven, In the wake of an avarice moment, The grandeur Laurentian Abyss, she came. Love witnessed a desire being potent, Her hair the color of passionate hea......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, allusion, analogy, change, character,
Form: Sonnet
Man O Man can't conquer the mother
...Man O’ Man can’t conquer the mother! Hitherto, the quoth be gather. To the havoc, thy avarice, foment; The virulence is a channel of chastisement. Man O’ Man can’t conquer the mother! Hither......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, desire, emotions, humanity, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
Sunday Morning Suit
...He’s a Sunday Morning Christian Sitting prominently in his pew, On the other six days of the week He exploits folk like me and you. From his position of privilege, Where he’s never known any n......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, Lullaby, society,
Form: Rhyme
Wages of Sin
...How much profit have you made on your greed The bursar of hell wants to know How has your avarice lived unrestrained A glutton those starving in tow How many times have you dea......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, sin,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Unassailable Purity
...Written: October 16, 2023 This Or That, Vol 21 Poetry Contest Sponsored by: Edward Ibeh Nobody is more dangerous than he who imagines himself pure in heart; for his purit......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, analogy, beauty, devotion, prejudice,
Form: Rhyme
Imagine -
...Imagine a world without border Where peace thrives for young and older Where friendship reigns over avarice And all things are not done with malice Imagine a world capped in peace With la......Read the rest...
Categories: avarice, peace,
Form: Rhyme

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