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Best Resistance Poems

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


Premium Member Tell the Night to Hold Me
I made for you, a castle
     But I built it in the sand
        ...

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Categories: resistance, forgiveness, heartbreak, heartbroken, lost
Form: Lyric



Premium Member Infatuated love Limerence

Lost in your elegance,
if only time could stand still
to capture this memory eternally.

Reflection of the moon shimmers
upon tranquil waters
in congregation with the stars,
as we sail...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: resistance, desire, love, romance,
Form: Free verse
Dance to Love - Part 2- The Grand Finale - A Visual Art Poem Tribute
POTD 6th August 2019

The clock ticks down the passing day
Tedious seconds count down my existence
Time for my pills ~ Time to call the nurse
Time ~...

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Categories: resistance, romantic, tribute,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Sunday Musings
Judgement
You light the fire, then play the victim.
It's not my fire, yet you let it burn.
Rage and pain drive you insane,
creating a parody of hypocritical...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: resistance, emotions, judgement, muse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Robot Revolution

Abandon futile attempts to run
Behold the process has begun
Step toward your darkest fear
Let’s flip the switch to a new frontier

Penetrating deep within
Evacuate your mortal sin
This...

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Categories: resistance, computer, dark, science fiction,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member JALLIANWALA BAGH




The occupation of India began, with the East India company
And prospered across large swathes of Indian territory
Then the British Crown took control, bringing military might
And...

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Categories: resistance, death, england, garden, history,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Images of feathers
"Once upon a midnight Poe"

Underneath the midnight mask, I remove the makeup at last,
The moon is anvil to my mood, mooring along the vacant vast...

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Categories: resistance, allusion, devotion, loneliness, muse,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Tiger in the Sea
I thought I had hooked the world’s largest grouper
After struggling for hours, I was still reeling
Refused help from a friend; I was a trooper
Somehow I...

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Categories: resistance, adventure, animals, seame, tiger,
Form: Rispetto
Premium Member Your Body, Your Touch
Your feelings in a group of touring innocence
travel up North towards trust and sincerity
in sweet submissive care like a carefully rubbed suede.
You put day light...

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Categories: resistance, emotions, i love you,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member - In The Power Of Death And The Depths Of Darkness -



In order to obtain true freedom in our lives
Close your eyes and see the light of an angel
Wondering what this life is really all about
That...

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Categories: resistance, confusion, deep, destiny, emotions,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Walls Make Bad Neighbours
Walls Make Bad Neighbours

‘All in all we are just bricks in the wall’ deconstructed by Pink Floyd
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Categories: resistance, grief,
Form: Free verse
Intelligent design
Intelligent Design

When there is evidence of intelligence, 
there is an intelligent mind
From an intelligent mind comes thought 
and purposeful design

Everything we see has been made,...

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Categories: resistance, creation, education, god, nature,
Form: Rhyme
HOSTILE HEAD TAKEOVER PART 1
I'm near cuckoo
This Monday blue
A day not eas'ly recommended
for making sense
I'm way too tense
And hung-over to comprehend it
 
My mind's on the bend
my imaginary friends
are...

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Categories: resistance, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Wall
Winnie, wild-eyed, went insane
and sang “Happy Birthday” in the rain, 
while she washed away her bloody pain.

Now all day long she sings that song,
she sings...

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© Eric Cohen  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: resistance, birthday, character, child, child
Form: Rhyme
The Ship in a Bottle

POTD 6 Mar 2020

Oh, where are those waves
of bygone days
that caressed and rocked
on hearing you cry?
‘Sleep little ship’ I'd murmur low
while ocean crooned her soft...

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Categories: resistance, love, mother,
Form: Rhyme
Love Letter From The Soul XLIII
Modesty,

In the valley of life I S.O.A.K
mirrored
in your reflection of feel

resistance rests in the wilderness
but I will not buy her tricks

I am not long for...

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© TS Poetry  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: resistance, love,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member Indecision
          Enticed
          by feminine allure
  ...

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Categories: resistance, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Promises and Wishes
Wishing Well by Juke55 @ Deviant Art



I circle from pale to shade,
countless steps
around the abandoned well.
Wasted wishes rest 
in dried-up depths, 
we perish
in its hollows....

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Categories: resistance, betrayal, feelings, heartbroken, trust,
Form: Free verse
Ghosts of the Sun Dance-Part 2
8. Transformation

Yielding to those who have mastered the art
Of grasping one's place in existence's grand scheme
Life’s constant challenges never depart
But humble diligence will grow the...

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Categories: resistance, spiritual, sports,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Secretly Obsessed
Obsessed with the thought of you
wondering if it's only me or
if you sometimes remember the sweet things you've said
and if you meant them how I...

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© humble b  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: resistance, adventure, confusion, dream, fantasy,
Form: Verse
Premium Member The Pedicure Virgin
I don't know what came over me that day - an instant of weakness after years of resistance, I suppose.

My beaming spouse leads me, a...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: resistance, humor,
Form: Prose
I am Me, Set me Free
I am given to you by Creator Himself
My Limbs long to grow straight and tall
Bathed in sunlight from above, paying homage
Fulfilling my God given task
From...

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Categories: resistance, cancer, creation, environment, health,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Battle of the Sexes
battle of the sexes


~~MONA LISA SMILE
Picture Oil painting worthwhile 
Leonardo DA Vinci, look out!
What is she really smiling about?

(((The popularity of the Mona Lisa increased...

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Categories: resistance, funny, history, me,
Form: Clerihew
Come Hell or High Water
She looks out the window and sees him in the distance. 
So much fear inside leaves no room for resistance. 
If she ran right now...

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Categories: resistance, abuse, anxiety, fear, hurt,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Heinrich Heine Revisited
I can clearly sense your utter despair of Der Matratzengruft*
As you valiantly carried on your poetic works to the very end.
This did not change your...

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Categories: resistance, history, international, philosophy, poems,
Form: Narrative