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Best Despise Poems

Below are the all-time best Despise poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of despise poems written by PoetrySoup members


Dear Men
Dear men,
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...

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Categories: despise, abuse, anger, discrimination, feelings, poems, voice,
Form: Free verse



Winds of Autumn
I called to the winds of autumn
As they wrapped up the dying year;
"Oh stay for a moment and tell me
Of answers I need to hear".

Who...

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Categories: despise, life, lost, autumn, lost, power,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member - Trapped In The Past -




Escape from a world of unhappiness and sorrow
Days and weeks pass and I realize that I despise this cold hole

Let me be ...

Trapped not only...

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Categories: despise, dark, deep, emotions, lost,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Let love create rainbows in your speech
 Hey you
Don't let hate dominate.
Let love sate - animate

With the pain in your heart.
Set it free from the start.
Let it go, let it part.
An...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: despise, analogy, hate, love,
Form: Rhyme
Star of the Show
Narrate you own life's story
and tell you own life's tale
Don't leave it up for grabs
or even up for sale!

Write down your own life's story
before the...

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Categories: despise, identity, life, people, perspective, society, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme



Each Day Takes its Turn
Standing firm 
we live 
we give 
we take 
we learn 
we strive to make sure 
each day enlightens us 
and brightens us
even as light fades...

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Categories: despise, black african american, day, happiness, health,
Form: Carpe Diem
Premium Member SURVIVAL IN THE MIDST OF IGNORANCE
My prayers are not asking you to
 
save me from my enemy.
 
My children have turned their backs.
 
They praise dance with many
 
Adversaries-
 
When...

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Categories: despise, analogy, spoken word, wisdom,
Form: Classicism
Premium Member Waking before I found love

I stood on the step by the unopened door
Far from the meadows that precede the shore
Grasped tight the railing I longed to explore 
Searching for...

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Categories: despise, dream,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Words of Mass Destruction
Words of Mass Destruction



Words like bullets do not have eyes, as they fly in our hearts and materialize
Deleterious breaths that we soon despise, words written...

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Categories: despise, abuse, hurt, words, , Lullaby,
Form: Rhyme
Feast of the Beast: Jan Allison and Lin Lane
The mean old housecat has bulgy eyes
when she looks at us in our fish bowl
Oh, how much we've come to despise
that big mouth of hers,...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: despise, cat, fish,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Untouchable II

I sip Long Island Tea, watch your bare knees upon the tiles,

          The suits and Blaneks...

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Categories: despise, analogy, poverty, prejudice, racism,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Topic of Cancer
God, so cruel a plague upon me,
dreams crushed, forsaken,
even as I hopefully step
where the sun leaves me to smile
for those brief but celebrated 
 ...

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Categories: despise, cancer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member IT'S OVER
You thought you’d make a fool of me
I was so blind but now I see
So now you’ve had your little joke
Guess I’m just warning other...

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Categories: despise, anger, betrayal, moving on,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Tongue Study
Tongue Study 
4/22/2014
Steady it wags
needing to know
more, about the
the very thing that
causes wars.
peace and pain.

I study my tongue.
Much has been said
about the tongue yet
how has...

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Categories: despise, analogy, introspection, judgement,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Fairer, Indeed
WOMEN ...

Truly amaze me ...
They possess the super-human

Strength to birth a child - one of
The most painful and demanding
Feats of endurance known to our
Species -...

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Categories: despise, appreciation, humanity, love, wisdom, woman, women,
Form: Free verse
Twins Revenge
A. W. Nutter

Fog from my breath in the way
Temporarily impeding my vision
A small lamp, illuminates my prey
Unaware, of his impending execution

Rons wife, conveniently out of...

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Categories: despise, imaginationhusband, husband,
Form: Rhyme
THE PLIGHT
THE  PLIGHT
I never cease to ponder at the turmoil in my life 
Though I feel my soul is peaceful it is manifest in strife...

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© Vic Pister  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: despise, philosophy, psychological, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Corruption Of My Lust For Life

Hibiscus rays of light
brings the sunrise out of darkness
with a bloom of ravishing red passion ~
Oh! How I despise her blushing optimism
and lust for life!
For...

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Categories: despise, bereavement, death, innocence, loss, lost love,
Form: Free verse
Light On the Devil's Chord -Day 1
And the music began,
And with power so strong, I nearly fell back from the force
Snarling, smiling, demons held me upright,
As the Precarious Prince began,

“Dare you...

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Categories: despise, adventure, crazy, deep, desire, heart, love,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Quote me RUMI
QUOTE ME RUMI

Plant me in the garden next door
           I don’t want to be a...

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Categories: despise, anger, conflict, imagination, pain, symbolism,
Form: Masnavi
The Drying Of The Ink
No longer at desk the typewriter has been given 
it's final rest.
As he cant recall the day or year.

The once strong mind is closed the...

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Categories: despise, death, health, introspection, life, people, sad
Form: Narrative
Premium Member What Color Are You
What color are you?
You! You! You! You! You! You! I could do this all day. Smirk.
I am not talking about hair color, eye color, or...

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Categories: despise, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
How Do You Make a Sick Heart Well?
Broken last night, 
 I woke up 
 Precious problem, 
 picking up 
 every part. 
I want to fix it.  
This  
I've...

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© Sky Lesco  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: despise, angst, depression, heart, heart, love, me,
Form: Lyric
Theory of devolution
I am a pacifist I despise war.
It’s the only thing I actually hate.
I’m never able to brace myself for
Diplomacy that deteriorates:
Recriminating dialogue amuck
That results in...

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Categories: despise, people, war
Form: Sonnet
Blind to Deception
Her eyes are blind to all his lies,
excuses and false alibis
The woman cuddles, silently
beside her lover, brazenly
until dawn welcomes the sunrise.

She cannot see behind his...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: despise, betrayal,
Form: Rondeau