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Best Grovel Poems

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


Premium Member Neverland
On the south-western side of the old mission school,
on the corner of 1st,  where the blackberries grew
a field claimed by children, was crosshatched with...

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Categories: grovel, childhood, nostalgia, places,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member Grovelling
The moon is hidden out of sight
I come to you at dead of night
The latch is lifted on the door
You stand aloof as I implore
I...

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Categories: grovel, fantasy, power,
Form: Couplet
Ghaza
 Grovel for blood, grovel for blood you bastards
 Hunger for bodies of innocent children and flee
 Amidst webs of mayhem you throw the world...

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Categories: grovel, angst, death, war
Form: Acrostic
Crack House of the 13 Gables
I wrote a great book, part memoir, part novel
Shopped it around, I ain’t too proud to grovel
Got kicked upstairs to a big publishing head
He invited...

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Categories: grovel, angst, humor, humorous, self,
Form: Rhyme
Fatal Beauty
I'm so doggone ugly,
I look like a faded roach;
If I were a pile of roadkill,
The buzzards wouldn't approach!

Oh sweet mirror on the wall,
Why stab me...

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Categories: grovel, funny, me, me,
Form: Rhyme



My Words Do Not Match Yours
Insignificant,
My proses are nothing without you-
but scribbles, through and through
I dream a dark weary blur
of letters, a phrases, going by in a flur-
Even that; my...

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Categories: grovel, angst, beauty, creation, growth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Paradise Lost: Technology
Paradise Lost:Technology

No, sorry, won't grovel at its electronic toes!
People so busy on Facebook or texting.
Figures show younger people have
even stopped loving sexing?
So stuck to their...

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Categories: grovel, technology,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Black Madonna
You thought me spineless,
so in a fit of anger you tore mine out,
Bloodless, I rose sword swallower, 
strengthened by my tattered paper edges.

The abyss of...

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Categories: grovel, abuse, anger,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member IN LOVE BUT ANGRY
Lying on the same bed holding their breaths.Even though makingup was in their hearts each guarded their pride.Each looked sideways glances mingled exploded in laughter.When...

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Categories: grovel, hope, imagination, lost love,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member I Will Rise, Above Heart's Weakness
I Will Rise, Above Heart's Weakness
(I Will Rise Above -MY - Heart's Weakness)


Shall I bend, to your massive will
break chains of my aching heart
Or with...

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Categories: grovel, break up, conflict, forgiveness,
Form: Rhyme
USAIN BOLT
Unfettered lightning lash through the fury of the rain,
Sizzle mouths dry with shock of glory. 
Athlete that made our jubilee golden, mighty Usain
Inciting the petrified...

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Categories: grovel, tribute, me, love, me,
Form: Acrostic
Advice for a New Sex Slave
Every night is the same here
As the night before
They make us drink a couple beers
Then men come in the doors
And have their choice of whores

We’re...

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Categories: grovel, hope, people, philosophy, sad,
Form: Didactic
LET THEM EAT CAKE
The Rich/the Super Rich/the One Percenters.
Then there’s the rest of us,
The Disappearing/Shrinking Middle Class.
Our  “good paying “, American Dream financing  jobs gone,
Overseas.

The Chinese/Japanese/Indian/Korean/Malaysian,...

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Categories: grovel, pain,
Form: Free verse
Sometimes I just hate myself
Standing in an open field the sun
burned deep through my forehead mesmerized
by the arrow in mychestand the
bullet in my back--motionless quivers a
numbed spine paused my...

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Categories: grovel, absence, anger, angst, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Odd or Unique
Admire the art of the masters
Or a hand carving in alabaster
One can only gaze in awe
The genius that must befall
Why fuchsia rather than red
Or bronze...

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Categories: grovel, appreciation, art,
Form: Rhyme
Hey, I'm Tryn' To Eat
Well I don't know if you agree.
But somethings I don't need to see.
It may be time for legislation.
Cause some commercials cause aggravation.

Talking bout the side...

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Categories: grovel, assonance,
Form: Rhyme
I Found Myself
I found myself
Wandering across
A dreamscape
That was not my own;
And wondering
About the many
Dreamscapes of
The wanderers,
Suddenly seeing
That I was wandering
The dreamscape of
The wonderers of
The wanderers
That still wonder;—
A...

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Categories: grovel, humor, words,
Form: Alliteration
Vision of the Fall
Visions of Usher,
Seven rooms with which flesh dwells
As reddened as a

Retro rocket ship.
Party to end all parting,
Macabre essence 

Is all prevailing. 
The mayhem of ring-a-rose
Maddened...

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Categories: grovel, books, dark, film, god,
Form: Elegy
The Publican and the Pharisee
The Publican and the Pharisee went for a walk after church
One wore pride and majesty, the other the marks of the birch
“I say, my man,”...

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Categories: grovel, bible, drink, gospel, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Vampiro Apocalypto
Narcos traffic blood transfusions
Feeding addicts’ vain delusions
For those who can pay the price
“Sangre" is the fountain of life

On the prowl for healthy victims
Sacrificing homeless children
No...

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© Ryan Lucas  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grovel, addiction, beauty, death, money,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Look At US Now
Children having children, promoted by our liberal laws
Congress taking tax money and playing Santa Claus
Third generation dependents don’t work, don’t even try
Sit home, collect assistance,...

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Categories: grovel, political, social
Form: Couplet
Deep In Man
Deep in man’s heart there are pages
Reserved for only one quill,
Bound by the desire of the ages
For the Author of Life to fill.


The first lines...

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Categories: grovel, faith, hope, inspirational, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Known Quantity
Known you..
I’ve known you in oh so many forms
weak, spineless, pitiful
yet sucking it all up, sucking it all in
the nectar of every soldier bee
goes to...

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Categories: grovel, angst, friendship, loss,
Form: Free verse
The Elders Say
The Elders Say 

The Elders say that fears make you weak;
And you should always think before you speak.
They teach to treat all as your sister...

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Categories: grovel, native american, planet, integrity,
Form: Rhyme
Flaming Phoenix
In amongst the burning trees 
Stood a creature still as breeze
In its eyes burned a fire 
Its contagion was its strange attire.

There about its godly...

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Categories: grovel, deep, fire, sorrow, sympathy,
Form: Classicism