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Best Go Against The Grain Poems

Below are the all-time best Go Against The Grain poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of go against the grain poems written by PoetrySoup members


i'll slam this poem down your throat and you best be glad i'm giving you anything at all
i spit words much better than you
there is nothing at all that you can do
check out my spelling and my epic grammar
i'll smash your face...

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Categories: go against the grain, on writing and wordsme,
Form: Free verse



If I Give All I Give
If I get up and go against the grain
taking the energy found in pain 
consume to use on retraining my brain 
going all out 
crushing...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: go against the grain, change, depression, motivation, pain,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member To Fret
Life would be a whole lot better
If I weren’t such a fretter.
Yet, that’s just my worried way;
I guess it’s in my DNA.

I wish I could...

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Categories: go against the grain, me,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Live life to the fullest before its the final end
The sands of time are falling away
Make sure to make the most out of each and every day
Release all of your hate and conqueror your...

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Categories: go against the grain, inspirationallife, family, family, life,
Form: Rhyme
I OPEN THE DOOR AND CROSS THE THRESHOLD OF IMAGINATION
  
  
              STROLLING PARADISE


I open the door and cross...

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Categories: go against the grain, imagination, love, beauty, beauty,
Form: Free verse



Ode to an Arborculturalist
Why that no good little birch
I think I alder leaf her
My aspens in the dirt
Don’t you know I’m not that poplar
I damn near choked on...

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© SE Harvey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: go against the grain, environment, farewell, funny, nature,
Form: Ode
Premium Member LIFE
Life,
 what is it all about,
 you live,
 you learn,
 you figure it out

 Sometimes I sit back
 chillin,
 having visions
 reminiscin,
 of the good...

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Categories: go against the grain, encouraging, journey, life, love,
Form: Rhyme
I hate needles
Fresco fringe
Inject happiness
With a serrated syringe
Tripped on a bottle
Falling down a bottomless binge
Far beyond the humanoid hinge
Everything went odd
In a pungent pinch
With all my strength
It...

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Categories: go against the grain, art,
Form: Rhyme
A Little Bit Of Positive
I wanna kick it with a positive spin
Who me?? I know, now where to begin
deliverin' the positive with a **** eating grin
so just sit back,...

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Categories: go against the grain, baptism,
Form: Free verse
What is Poetry I Never Really
I never really question people’s word unless it has no emotions
I never really understood till now why poetry is such blessing
I never really thought to...

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Categories: go against the grain, absence, appreciation, conflict, growth,
Form: Blank verse
Biker
                       BIKER 
The...

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Categories: go against the grain, adventureme,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member LANTERNE PHRASIS 7 recited
LANTERNE PHRASIS 7
Breathe in &dream,step up close,
let inner sensations inhabit this
collage perfected by chance.It
may go against the grain to create
the appearance of things with dramas
in...

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Categories: go against the grain, poetry,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Archer of the Forest
Deep in the forest
Outlaws lie in wait
For well off noblemen
Their monies to take
 
They steal from the rich
And share with the poor
How long can they...

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Categories: go against the grain, funny
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Life Lessons


Lessons in life are not always easy to follow
Sometimes go against the grain, in pity we wallow
Then it all becomes clear
We get knocked on our...

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Categories: go against the grain, life,
Form: Limerick
Parasite
Trying to let go but gravity won’t let me

This is just another excuse for my heart

Because I want your company even though it’s bad for...

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Categories: go against the grain, addiction, allusion, anger, art,
Form: Prose
Heart
Oh’ heart you are such a fragile thing, from you dancers dance and singers sing.
The painter paints their next masterpiece, with you in every stroke...

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Categories: go against the grain, analogy, appreciation, body, deep,
Form: Bio
From now on
From now on

I must gain some focus

Find a way to be motivated,

Study and find the light and love

I wonder if I've been practising enough,

Nothing comes...

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Categories: go against the grain, destiny, dream, encouraging, inspiration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member If dreams can die
If dreams can die it's time to cry
If hopes of yore are now a lie
When concentrating hurts your brain
Your best-laid plans go down the drain
The...

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Categories: go against the grain, death, dream, pain,
Form: Rondeau
Once Upon a Time
Started a blank canvas for people to stain,
Made to be perfect, sickeningly plain.
Somewhere I started taking my own train,
Trying to go against the grain.
But everything...

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Categories: go against the grain, growing up,
Form: Monorhyme
Mother May I



Mother May I
Go outside into the light
Shuttered windows and doors
I can not breath
Inside this house

The Sun light is on my mind
Flowers and trees and spring...

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© Mel Brake  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: go against the grain, anxiety, betrayal, endurance, freedom,
Form: Free verse