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Best Got Burned Poems

Below are the all-time best Got Burned poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of got burned poems written by PoetrySoup members


Yesterday's Candle
Don't be ashamed of yesterday..
We took chances in times of disarray..

Built bridges that we can't cross alone..
Through narrow paths to lead us home..

Forks in the...

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Categories: got burned, life



Premium Member I Did It My Way
You stabbed me in
the back
Took that knife and
did a hack
You could not look
me in the face
My lady you are a
total disgrace

How deep did you dig
that...

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Categories: got burned, conflict,

One Too Many
Let me tell you the story of the pie piper
Had a flute he played so said the flyer

The town we lived in was on fire
Our...

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Categories: got burned, horror, humor,

MY TRAIN OF THOUGHT NOW AT 36
we stimulate our minds for our intellect to grow
becoming more technical
remaining spiritually slow

so we face trials and tribulation
crisis and complications
praising God, while serving Satan
expecting love...

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Categories: got burned, caregiving, faith, philosophy, song-pain,

A Man Stood Part I
A Man Stood Part I   Story/poem

A man stood by his window, looking out into the world.
Already in his twilight years, his gaze was...

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Categories: got burned, daughter, lost, memory,

Premium Member limbo
lost in space
standing at 
the crossroads
between Heaven
in that of hell
i stand 
a lone fiddler
from the dust
of ashes 
one breathes

a towering
heart burning inferno
which got burned
scorched hell
drawing...

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Categories: got burned, romance,

LOVE LIFE LOYALTY WISDOM KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING
i loved her in ways i cant explain 
it still was,nt enough to heel this pain
i gave her my life over and over again 
but...

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© allen Dean  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: got burned, lost love

Dying language
The traditional Maori language, is a dying language,
you can see this over the decades,
laws passed by the government,
forced it to be this way.

My ancestors where...

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Categories: got burned, life, language, language,

Premium Member The Summer of 1974
It was the summer I would first choke
on second hand marijuana smoke;
I passed the swimming pool lifeguard test
and received my first real paycheck.

It was the...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: got burned, memory,

LOVE LIKE A MAN
I never loved you.
I loved, when we
sang songs at the
tired nights.
I loved, when you
smile to the flower,
I loved when you
look alike a rose.
Also I loved...

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© Can Yucel  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: got burned, love, universe,

The Breakfast Battle
Kublia with his laughing smile
Whoever has food is his best pal
His sad eyes as big as  saucers
Tail wagging anticipating offers
He'll eat whatever you eat
People...

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Categories: got burned, dog, food, humorous,

She's in drag mode
If that's what she did
than trust me
you're not under a lid

She flipped it

Added pressure to admit shit

Characterization of the limitless
-shindig-less
hard nosed
pencil printed 
-breaking of embarrassment

Getting...

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Categories: got burned, confusion, dark, girlfriend, growing

More Somewhat Twisted Thoughts of the Day
I made a wish upon a star and really got burned
I made a wish upon a star and left Madonna breathless
I hitched my wagon to...

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Categories: got burned, funny, philosophy, star, star,

The Crossroads Made of Fire
The crossroads made of fire

I walked my share of crossroads
But this path was mine to bare,
The street sign made of brimstone
And sulfur lingered in the...

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Categories: got burned, dark, faith, life, philosophy,

THERE'S NO ESCAPE FROM CERTAIN THINGS
Checking the lights on the dashboard when they flash and stay red:
it's the oil that needs to be changed or the engine that requires
maintenance, and...

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Categories: got burned, food, funny, mother, urban,

Scarred Hands
Beautiful Scars
At Nancy’s birthday party,
Before her friends came in,
She reminded her mom
Of the shape her hands were in.

“They’re so scarred and ugly
I don’t want my...

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© James Tate  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: got burned, daughter, emotions, mother,

Premium Member My Old Cat Herman


My old cat Herman sure looks like vermin
When we douse him with a bucket of water
His teeth start to chatter, gets mad as a hatter...

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Categories: got burned, funny,

Cheerful Bones
Daylight comes,
The light washes clean
the marks of the night before,
The delirium of freedom
the delusion of choice,
Till all thats left,
Glaring in the harsh daylight,
The bleached and...

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Categories: got burned, dark, remember, sad love,

A Sorrowed Past To Always Last
A lot of heartache I have known
Since I was born, till now when grown
Born into a loving family
Not the scenario for me
Something felt wrong in...

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Categories: got burned, abuse, childhood, grief, hate,

Road Of No Return
Well here I am again,
on this broken road today
Searchin' to find,
my lost highway
Last night I broke her heart,
in the pouring rain
But now it's me,
who feels...

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Categories: got burned, forgiveness, lost love, music,

Wounded Bits OF Pieces
                        ...

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Categories: got burned, recovery from...

Sleepless night
i lie here
but never can i sleep
thoughts of u haunt me in my dreams
i find ways to make it easier to forget u 
but u...

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Categories: got burned, depression, lonely, love, sad,

The hands that failed
Square sensible head. 

There are gypsy moths in the corners
 they have hung there for so long..

I saw one fly the other day he carried...

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Categories: got burned, abortion,

Premium Member Six-Word Couplet Series
Valentine Humbug
Home all alone.
Sit and groan.

In a St. Patrick’s Day Pinch
Wore no green
*Pinch felt mean.

Easter’s Glad Tidings for Lambs
Forget the lamb.
Let’s eat ham.

Labor Day’s for...

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Categories: got burned, holiday,

The Death of Myself
The Death of Myself  
By Aidan Gilbert

I remember the day where in death I lie         ...

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Categories: got burned, death, spiritual,