Best Pollution Poems
Below are the all-time best Pollution poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of pollution poems written by PoetrySoup members
We Rulers Of The Earth
pollution, angst, corruption, drug, earth,
We Rulers Of This Earth
Homo-Sapiens we call ourselves, rulers of this Earth,
Intelligent and civilized, but what is all this worth?
We're working hard...
allusion, analogy, political, pollution,
Snow is falling and floods are flowing,
people dying and children keep crying,
but he's just an ordinary man,
sitting there watching TV.
Icebergs melting and penguins starving,
'BEACH BUDDIES' COLLECT 'STUFF' - FOR CONTEST
pollution, appreciation, beach, beauty, care,
Twice a month on our tiny little Isle
A group of heroes go that extra mile
Wearing protective clothing they clean the beach
Removing vast amounts of rubbish...
corruption, earth, humanity, pollution,
You know I love you, right?
Stop calling me Mother Nature!
I hate that!
Genderless am I…
Oh, yeah, I get the ‘bring life forth’ bit,
creator of new...
Colour of My Heart
Now brown, the once-blue brook meanders down
To dams where sludge has chased beavers away
As species die, our Mother casts a frown
For Nature can’t control man...
pollution, betrayal, environment, natural disasters,
The inky black water sucks her in further
As she descends into the black depths of the abyss
Cloying dark swirls cover her head as soundlessly it...
What Is That Taste In My Mouth
pollution, angst, conflict, environment, grief,
The taste spread swiftly
around the room.
They pinpoint the doom.
A little old lady
Who's big on perfume.
environment, insect, pollution,
One hundred million years on Earth
There's no accounting for our worth
Without our quite amazing powers
there would be no trees or flowers
The Earth would be a...
care, pollution, science, technology,
I am the nuclear ,the unwanted power,
i pay you according to you care:
for how long have I served you?
Provided you the energy to carry...
Garbage - Wasteful Packaging
change, future, pollution,
Garbage - Wasteful Packaging
Our packaging simply is wrong
To hold things in place safe and strong
The plastic hugs tight
The cardboard you fight
To get at the product...
A Simple Truth
pollution, culture, earth, environment, feelings,
Blue edges an ebony sky
and cotton-candy clouds blush pink
for there’s a new day on the brink.
Where eagles once learned how to fly
morning is filtered through...
Do it properly - quote contest
Quote.( Do not know who originated it, but used in the family at all times.)
"If your going to do something do...
pollution, earth, environment, feelings, imagery,
Today fades into yesterday
upon tomorrow's arrival.
And apathy claims denial
as endangered animals die.
Wherever concrete cities rise
collateral damage occurs.
For as jets traverse the skies
wild birds are annihilated.
Lost Echoes - for contest
environment, pollution, river,
lost echoes wander silent valleys
reverberations orphaned tones
disconnected from their source
long ceased – solemn call to prayer
wasted on the ears of the callous
dried on the...
political, pollution, war,
Wars and crimes,
Hunger and thirst,
Sad for the world,
My heart bursts.
Holding onto hope by my fingertips,
Drinking polluted water by sips.
Blood of the wounded,
Blood of the dead,
environment, pollution, society,
So much contamination
needs a close examination.
take a breath of radiation
or a toxic medication
select a name with aspartame
clean your car of acid rain
eat the food with...
pollution, abuse, angst, environment, future,
birthmother of life
Submitted on May 3, 2018, for contest HAIKU : THEME SEA sponsored by MICK TALBOT -...
A QARINAGE POEM - THE CLOCKS TICKING
Natures fields, plains, moors, deserts, wonders rife!
where life can survive!
Why? Civilised beings murdered all life!
For personal greed!
Used slaves to set seed!
Natures plan, the survival...
Wash it away
environment, pollution, water,
Wake up fresh in the morning, free from daytime's infections
Splash a pot of coffee on your pristine complexion
Rev up your...
A Land that Once Was
pollution, beauty, environment, green, mother,
Floods and fires, beware.
The time is ticking till all will despair.
The blood boils through my icy veins,
As she pours down through acidic rains.
“It won’t happen,...
pollution, earth, green, heartbroken, life,
of retreat, as chartreuse digits
creep dark alley swamps;
hanging jungle themes invade
quiet dens perpetuated by
creation’s wet glory...croaking:
ancestral tales of grandeur.
Typhoons, cyclones, hurricanes
Stern warning to Man!*
© Demetrios Trifiatis
19 September 2018
* Super Typhoon Mangkhut, the strongest storm of the...
road side shoes
Discarded shoes are mysterious things
more than a deer, old tire or deep forest yetti
they come out of nowhere
one day they're here
the next day...
planet, political, pollution,
Will the last to leave please turn out the sun.
submitted to – The doomsday clock 2 minutes to midnight – Poetry contest
sponsor – Emile Pinet...