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Best Rehabilitation Poems

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

You Can't Hurt Me
Resounding echoes awaken the child
demons in the attic beckon unto him
stark fear grips his Vick's laden chest
shivers vibrate rusty springs of down

footsteps creak closer upon...

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© Bob shank  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: rehabilitation, introspection, life, sad, education,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Show Me Television, Free Verse
The era of catatonic self-destruction has risen yet again from boulder-blocked caves,
Whose cavernous stalactite incisors drip with the blood of thorny crowns,
Worn in punitive irony...

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Categories: rehabilitation, addiction, social, society,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Drug of CHOICE
Man-made drugs
Induce an altered state
A psychedelic paradise
Of euphoria
A burst of colors
Impaired reality of dreams
A fix of blissful forgetfulness
Married to ecstasy

What need have I of these?

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Categories: rehabilitation, addiction, drug,
Form: Free verse
Stick to HIS rules, HE not Human actually rules
( On backdrop of current JAPAN tragedy. 
Dedicated to all who lost lives and property in worst devastation ever. 
Our sincere prayers for their salvation,...

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Categories: rehabilitation, natural disasters
Form: Free verse
What doesn't kill You only makes you weak
I down poison and sleep for days
trying to take the heart ache away
I swallow rasorblades to take the headaches away
but nothing matters its always the...

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Categories: rehabilitation, angst, funny, sympathy, visionary, thank you,
Form: Free verse

Windows of my life,through
which I see the world.Silhouettes
imaged moments transfigured
forever imprinted upon memory.
Windows of my life,paused moments
in which I live in the land of...

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Categories: rehabilitation, health,
Form: Verse
*Amazingly awesome is my God
*My heavenly Father … *Fountain of life
*My sovereign Lord *At my heart’s throne 
*Triumph of my spirit.

*Meeting God is a great...

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Categories: rehabilitation, appreciation, blessing, christian, faith, god, jesus,
Form: Light Verse
Tacloban City, 
Heavily Damaged: 10,000 feared dead, 
cadavers of ripped children litter on the streets, 
Ormoc City, 
Totally Devastated: People are desperate, 
the streets are...

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Categories: rehabilitation, environment,
Form: Classicism
Premium Member A Beast Feast
Lean into me Luv,
abandon the logic of romance,
be naked in the nature of my need,
pant openly as weightlessness prickles your pink parts,

Tonight I do not...

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Categories: rehabilitation, lust,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Why Life
Why does dawn dress robust morning,
while dusk undresses sight?
Each dawn incarnates another Earth Day
a lifetime of Easter mornings 
redeeming nocturnal sight's revolution,
another therapeutic day of...

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Categories: rehabilitation, adventure, earth, earth day, farm, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Salvation
I had just reached the summit of the mountain;
The final reward for my four hour hike up the steep terrain.
There was still snow in abundance...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: rehabilitation, introspection, life,
Form: Free verse
R and R
R and R

Fan those palm fronds a little faster, boys
As I recline here in dignified poise

I’m Cleopatra, your Egyptian queen
I require the most sumptuous cuisine


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Categories: rehabilitation, fantasy
Form: Couplet
Anxiety, Not A Death Warrant

Anxiety                        ...

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Categories: rehabilitation, adventure, anxiety, change, christian, destiny, visionary,
Form: Prose
Cruel Agony
Cruel agony!!
The brazen breath of your holy anticipation… writhing…conniving…
I am spent… so, so spent…. 

Terrified of your superior countenance, I crush these words in the...

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Categories: rehabilitation, abuse, addiction, allusion, angel, anger, angst,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Jude Kyrie

I remember the first time I met her
It was at the orphanage.
I was going through rehabilitation
after running away for what
turned out to be last...

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© Jude Kyrie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: rehabilitation, beautiful, best friend, blessing, devotion, french,
Form: Free verse
Four Years Gone
Of my life it’s been four long years of never-ending trips to the facility, you name it, in and out and up and down and...

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Categories: rehabilitation, bereavement, caregiving, death, death of a
Form: Blank verse
For every month of March in every year
For every month of March in every year

For every month of March in every year
Of course marks days to my renaissance
Refurbishment, metamorphosis, rejuvenation

Every day of...

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Categories: rehabilitation, birth, deep, devotion, history, me, memory,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member MOMENTO

Autumn moon
Cloudy hide-and-seek;
A celestial play


Old folks home
In distant suburbs;
Desolate aura


Moon cake festival
Chinese mid-autumn moods;
A lovers' tryst


Chinese medicine man
Consult for pain remedy;
Acupuncture and heat


Evening stroll
Fresh air...

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Categories: rehabilitation, change,
Form: Haiku
Unpleasant sounds,
Pains and sorrow,
Voices roars in the air,
Booming of a gun,
Thou shall not kill,
Not in their dictionary.
The tussle for power,
Shattered and scattered roads,
Fears in the...

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Categories: rehabilitation, anniversary,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member Across The Universe
Across The Universe 

Life’s tapestry had brought me from the rugged Welsh Coast
to ‘Egoli’ The City Of Gold’ a place of dreams in South Africa


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Categories: rehabilitation, birthday, christmas, love, memory,
Form: Free verse
Mom's Malaise, part two
A couple of years later, at age 19, this farm girl married and, true to her Catholic
upbringing, began having children. She had four live births...

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Categories: rehabilitation, history, motherchildren, care, marriage, body, care,
Form: Narrative
1 ford, 1 tree, 1 families hearts bleed
Born May of '75 in Adelaide, South Australia
given the sweet name Denise, life had thrown hard at her from birth
always giving it everything, smiled at...

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Categories: rehabilitation, absence, addiction, adventure, anxiety, appreciation, betrayal,
Form: Bio
1st world hypocrisy
We may have won the battle, but they never fought the war.

we are living in a rose tinted nation, 
Trying to live up to our...

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Categories: rehabilitation, business, depression, history, introspection, people, philosophy,
Form: I do not know?
David Henson
David can often be seen hot on the trail, 
Of Richard Whitehead, sprinter, runner, 
And was reported in Rio de Janero’s mail, 
As the 200m...

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Categories: rehabilitation, courage, health, patriotic, race, sports, strength,
Form: Quatrain
Where there is
Where there is malnutrition, let us provide basic human resources, for the poor and the destitute. Where there is insufficient: clothing, shoes, water, housing, education,...

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Categories: rehabilitation, abuse, america, anger, animal, anti bullying,
Form: Narrative