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Best Marked Man Poems

Below are the all-time best Marked Man poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of marked man poems written by PoetrySoup members


Marked Man
Doncha' see this here battle scar
That I bought at a hard-knock bazaar?
I admit I'm a fool
Yeah? What about you?
Ain't half the idiot YOU are

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Categories: marked man, funny, life,
Form: Limerick



Pamphlet (Birth of a Constitution)
London’s Guildhall, John Lilburne is frogmarched in
A man Cromwell considered a friend,
To stand before him accused of high treason
His actions against parliament to defend

As radical...

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Categories: marked man, history, political
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Villanelle: No man can on his own escape written fate, for THIRU-VALLUVAR
Villanelle: No man can on his own escape written fate

         For Thiru-Valluvar, the “nameless” author of 
the...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: marked man, beauty, character, creation, god, identity, truth,
Form: Villanelle
The War of Ideas
There's a breath we call our last one
As death takes another stab at me
how bout life does it not fight back

I will not accept defeat...

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Categories: marked man, allusion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member What The Duck


How can this happen, this outrageous political screw up
Omar Khadr was born in Canada, apparently a normal buck 
The family moved to Pakistan
Since, he's been...

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Categories: marked man, sad,
Form: Limerick



Premium Member Vagabond Far From God
The first brother offered fruit of the ground.
Animal sacrifice brought the second.
God accepts the second, rejects the first,
and with this, the awful stage is set.

The...

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Categories: marked man, bible, brother, hate, jealousy, murder,
Form: Verse
Premium Member UNQUOTABLE QUOTES: XLIII - Tongue-Teasing Epigrams
UNQUOTABLE QUOTES - XLIII(Continued)

A black-listed writer tops every publisher’s reading list.
Half a loaf is better than no love.
Don’t dig your ears while tying your shoe...

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Categories: marked man, humor, satire, word play,
Form: Epigram