Best Abuse Poems
Below are the all-time best Abuse poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of abuse poems written by PoetrySoup members
abuse, autumn, death, deep, freedom, journey,
Hear the whispers inside
Chanting from long ago
Echoes come and go
Losing time in a soft eternal glow
A beautiful and delicate autumn mountain scene
Dry blue eyes...
abuse, death, for her,
Running through a wheat dream
Clear skies, worms and flies, my face cries
Surrounded by silver streams
I stumbled into a valley where sleepness never dies
A manger on...
Alice Sweet Alice
abuse, addiction, anger, art, confusion, dark,
~Alice Sweet Alice~
Everyday -- Holding Hands
October: I'm eighteen, shortcutting home
through an autumn-burnished churchyard -
copper-lustred leaves, moss-skinned stone -
a jaunty swing of skater skirt and arm,
college folder square-sturdy in my hand.
abuse, bullying, deep, evil, how i
You Are Not Invited
--Latching onto my soul without an invitation--
Elements around my shore expose more than air
--Playing with fire is not a game you will...
Love Beyond the Pale
abuse, devotion, lost love,
You lay upon the warm wet earth
now ripped from limb to limb.
Your present shape denies the girth
of your form in its prime.
A life cut short...
abuse, dark, evil, fantasy, feelings, mirror,
This gown I feel nothing
Silk less feelings
The odor of intimate apparel lessens
Vanity fare from any sun
Warrior of beauty
Where have you gone?
abuse, conflict, jealousy, love, lust, magic,
It’s almost time and I must run
to watch/read Poetry Soap for fun.
It comes on every day at this time
and I don’t want to miss a...
abuse, analogy, art, corruption, death, depression,
Running through my mind,
Running through my veins,
Her Masterpiece Is Her Story
abuse, addiction, anger, body, boyfriend, bullying,
Her paintbrush is a razor,
Her canvas, her wrists,
"I deserve the pain."
She shrugs and insists.
One day the brush will push down,
And it will cut so deep,
I Can't Breathe
abuse, bullying, color, discrimination, racism, sad,
In memory of----
Solely in my room, I can't stomach the sound of my heartbeat.
I sit here alone to forget the taste of air,
abuse, dance, music, pain,
Voice: Jason Williams
Whirling air around me, particles of sundust
in tornadoes and hurricanes following me in awe
Each night I wake and feel...
abuse, anger, discrimination, feelings, poems, voice,
Explain to me why I stand alone.
Women are quick to uplift their father, sons, and brothers
Quick to maintain the home,
But when she needs...
absence, abuse, change, depression, emo, lost,
Deep cuts from within.
She faced bravely the many hardships of womanly life
How did she end up like this?
Severe depression after her first mental breakdown
abuse, dark, evil, sin, sorrow, voice,
Shackles nor chains, can't change what it is.....
Never was it, the one hiding under the bed,
It was me, tired of...
abuse, art, body, death, emo, sad,
All I got
I hope not
Cry out loud
I think not
I am too proud
I am loved a lot
abuse, appreciation, introspection, me,
He's been calling me that for years
I like it
Truth is I have always been a doll
My permanent smile
My open arms
I was a sweet sixteen's...
Devils Deadly Dime
abuse, day, irony, judgement, me, metaphor,
Devils deadly dime
The sign said no grown-up at the playground.
Tripping on a penny, like a mime!
My hand is in my pocket with the dime I...
absence, abuse, anger, cousin, me, slavery,
Please pick me up!
Never mind I'm gonna fall, anyways
Please show me how to tie my shoes and sing a song!
Don't worry mommy,...
The Narwhal Song
abuse, character, dance, deep, nature, sea,
~The Narwhal Beckons Before Dawn~
If I could sing a song,
It wouldn't be just any song.
abuse, evil, leadership, political, power, slam,
"A Broken Demo"
In a desperate cry for help
She hires every jeweler
A cheap sheep crying, Wolf!
Using old repeating politic
utilizing lies * manipulation
To cover the Glass...
More Worse When I Cry
abuse, childhood, emotions, father, sad, son,
Teacher said my decisions needed consequences.
I have to write a million gazillion sorry sentences.
Billy was stupid to tease me, call my family poor.
I had to...
this was me
abuse, angst, confusion, introspection, life, loss, sad,
it began so innocently
we exchanged ideas on poetry
his art, the suffering he endured
he preyed upon my compassion
as he meticulously bided his time...
i felt safe as...
abuse, addiction, hope, mental illness,
* The plague of mental illness
Couldn't pay the rent, could you Mary?
Back out on the street, dearest Mary.
Winter's in the air/once a girl with...
abuse, boyfriend, bullying, depression, emo, emotions,
I do not know?
I'm sitting on the floor
I'm crying so much more
trying to erase this pain
trying to forget your face
sitting here with the blade in my hand