Best Hyphenated Poems
Below are the all-time best Hyphenated poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of hyphenated poems written by PoetrySoup members
hyphenated, life, passion, political, socialwords,
What is a hyphenated word?
A written impression?
An expression of discourse?
At fault when it is labeled as hate?
What are words when they change
to play a...
You have the biggies like Chinese-Americans
And Latino-Americans and German-Americans;
And miniscule groups like Armenian-Americans
But why do we never hear of English-Americans,
hyphenated, confusion, loss, love, , cute,
The million-to-one longshot -
I know this unlikely victory
isn’t so sweet when the race is fixed
and everyone got paid on the side
for being in...
hyphenated, humorous, parody, wisdom, words,
will give you their attached credentials
with solemn aplomb
And it’s plenty hyphen proof long
They’ll make unlearned eyes gasp
at their hyped expertise
Get simpler minds to...
Rules and Regulations
hyphenated, courage, freedom, judgement, life, daffodils,
How long did it take her to be free?
How long did it take
For the wingless dragonfly to finally open her heart to the world
Names with Attachments
hyphenated, black african american, confidence, political, truth,
I'm an African, with an American attached to my name,
a lot of cultured people like wearing nationalistic, hyphenated accessory
My people arrived on a no-class ship...
The Christian-Taoist Continues Standing
hyphenated, baptism, community, culture, earth, health, humor,
I was baptized as a Christian,
once or twice.
It's not so much that the baptism ritual malfunctioned
in some series of unfortunate events;
It's more like Taoism as...
hyphenated, art, confusion, on writing and words,
A carnival of linguistic parallels
celebrate at the ball of my pen.
Where elastic ideas are
around yesterday’s hypothesis
around today’s theory
around tomorrow’s cognition
Light and Dark Markets
hyphenated, earth, health, light, nature, paradise,
The primary political and economic metaphor for human life on Earth,
at least here in these disuniting States,
with a consumer and a producer face;
Better Climate Questions
hyphenated, earth, games, gender, health, integrity, nature,
It has been said
There is no bad question
asked with cooperative integrity.
While those asked with competing disintegrity,
are not really questions at all.
conceded as asked and...
hyphenated, business, parody, philosophy,
Here comes our man with briefcase swinging.
Has an opinion on every currency topic.
Likes to discuss issues with a passion.
Words can be bent broken and hyphenated.
Farrago Go Again With My Gallimaufry
hyphenated, 10th grade, 12th grade, joy, mystery,
A nascent hodgepodge
of gobbledygook from me,
or alternatively yours
nada soo true lee,
this incipient harm
Green Health Advocate
hyphenated, feelings, health, humanity, humor, integrity, math,
Don't shoot me down.
Don't start to frown,
It's past my pay grade.
I'm just Her messenger.
has Her final
non-violent first say.
and gracefully green.
Love's systemic polyphonics,
hyphenated, on writing and words,
There's consolation in knowing
the rise and fall of angles;
the whorled tempests of
alpha and omega.
and hiccuping consonants
curiously curled around
the pith of visions.
circumcised by dots,
hyphenated, caregiving, health, integrity, peace, psychological, wisdom,
It is known throughout Earth's anonymous
Systems are hard to change.
The more macro-competitive,
The more difficult of all conversion stories
Over pernicious decades,
We tend to add "isms"
hyphenated, community, destiny, green, health, humanity, integrity,
If you are a Zen Buddhist
where past wealthy resonance
interdependently governs global developing history
with resilient future health projections,
If you are a Zeroist,
or an in-between Zoroastrian,
hyphenated, deep, faith, health, integrity, love, peace,
Earth's universal Shadow
shades whatever Earth is not.
Ego's universal right-hemisphere Shadow
shades whatever EgoResources left is not.
What Earth's potential positive win/win
sacred integrity is not
shades whatever negative Ego...
hyphenated, community, health, integrity,
I would not judge someone
and then some dreadful thing
or some nasty place
or some too distant time.
Let me, instead,
invite judgment from
that one relationship in real spacetime,
Trixie My Insistent Muse
Trixie is insisting on a hyphenated name.
Okay, I say. Let me get a pencil. She insists on a pen.
That one is blue ink, she says....