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Best Sufferance Poems

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Sufferance teaches,


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Categories: sufferance, inspirational, introspection, life, philosophy
Form: Senryu

Premium Member Fragile
Tenderly ...
As if robin's eggs ...
I consider the brittle fragments of her heart,
Cupped in my tarnished Tin Man hands ...
Not taking for granted the entrustment...

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Categories: sufferance, life, metaphor, wisdom, , cute,
Form: Free verse
What a slap in the face!
It’s an international disgrace!

(Descriptive distraction)
and (subversion in action)

It’s now commonly used in parlance by judiciary
while in literature this prevalent (lie)...

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Categories: sufferance, caregiving, childhoodme, , literature,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member The Stone Wall
Many a mile you snake,
along the hillsides, through the valleys,
conforming to the highway,
partition pasture from pasture
neighbour from neighbour,
friend from foe
son from father.
Sanctuary to winter’s flock

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Categories: sufferance, devotion, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Can I Be the One
I have dreams and high hopes for the coming new year.
Many aspirations that I must achieve with true ease. 
When this year ends and all...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sufferance, life, new year,
Form: Lyric

Premium Member Declaration of InterDependence
When in the Course of Earth’s climatic events, 
it becomes necessary for cultures to resolve political bands 
which have connected Her with human nature, 

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Categories: sufferance, freedom, health, independence day, life, peace,
Form: Prose Poetry
Chaos Mind
Centuries of lies, a hollow myth
Perpetuated by charlatans with great ceremony
The Greatest Show, the living bread
The crowd sustained and animated by necromancy
The will is fused,...

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Categories: sufferance, corruption, dark, death, evil, gothic, religion,
Form: Free verse
I am no revolutionary
For mine is not an ideal
A noble statement
I ain’t gonna give a speech
No riling up crowds, riots
This ain’t no cause
No movement for...

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Categories: sufferance, destiny, slavery,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Obsession Reflection
I watch the news again with a dubious eye of concern
Another terrorist attack, more animals facing extinctions - I learn
Another natural disaster just occurred -...

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Categories: sufferance, addiction, humanity, truth,
Form: Rhyme
It Existed Backwoods
It existed, backwoods,
Since the peaceful childhood;
Where only tranquility,
Warmth and tenderness 
Bordered our intentness.
However getting into life..
Absorbing experience,	
Getting well-known to what's novel,
Taking hard fortitudes,
Contributing all accessible...

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Categories: sufferance, happiness,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Nothing to hide, Translation of A coeur ouvert, poem by Rene Etiemble
Nothing to hide*, Translation of a poem: “A coeur ouvert” by (René) Etiemble

		For Jeannine

(Later in life, Etiemble suppressed his first name, ostensibly on account of...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sufferance, love, , literature,
Form: Dramatic monologue
I am poor still live a human life
I am poor still live a human life...
 Live in shack, wear a rag,
 Eat from trash, beg in streets,
 Eat not when I want,...

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Categories: sufferance, depression, poems, poetry, poverty,
Form: Prose Poetry
America, the beautiful?
America, the beautiful... 
aimlessly just like a cloud 
drifting free above the crowd 
of cluttered chaos and bleak souls 
of jungles thriving in hellholes. 


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Categories: sufferance, introspection, life, social
Form: Rhyme
Moral Conscious
Moral Consciousness deserts me
When do I deem the necessity for action
Or hold in what feels like
the reluctant shadow of ignorance
Fiend! that it may be.
I cannot...

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© Becc Kim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sufferance, conflict, confusion, culture, grief, sad,
Form: Free verse
Even Stephan
 Even Stephan     
Author Message 

Age : 53
Joined : 13 Jun 2007
Posts : 676

 Subject: Even Stephan  ...

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Categories: sufferance, nostalgia, on work and working, on
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Villanelle: Martin-Pecheur, the Fisher King
Villanelle : Martin-Pêcheur*, the Fisher King	

Walk not dark alleys nor the dim-lit lane
   Darkless suns lighten not the skin in vain
Cry not «...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sufferance, death,
Form: Villanelle

You are my savior and my special soul seeker,
You've unveiled me,
And unconfined me from my boundless illusions,
Free from this great fatuity;free from cloaking and suppressing.

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Categories: sufferance, introspectionme,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Into the frey
My soul raises with early morning...

...the soft dew testament my rescue...

...As my conscience guide...

...The 4am the quiet...

...With fortitude delicate message reply...

...This day
...This glory...

...Revisit halls where...

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Categories: sufferance, art, faith, hope, passion,
Form: Concrete
Love Lost
Love, so perfect, my life so sweet,
My body satisfied, your presence its treat,
Your beauty and character, for me utterly complete,
Love, all encompassing nothing could compete.


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© Bade Khunt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sufferance, lost love,
Form: Free verse
The Forgotten Death
Is there any possibility to remain alive?
I scrutinized around but they all appeared same
Young boys with an expression of terror
‘Is anybody there?!’ I The coldness...

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© Rohan Nath  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sufferance, death, loss, military, sad, war,
Form: Free verse
Eternal wind
Eternal wind, a soul’s desire
Thou come along with heavy waves
That makes the mortal bizarre
For you are happiness and you are pain
You come when we desperately...

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Categories: sufferance, mystery, nostalgia, sad,
Form: I do not know?

Sufferance is on your own terms
The world is full of bumps and turns 
Please forgive myself but the fire burns

I go around them using my...

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Categories: sufferance, art,
Form: Free verse
Infinite Patience
I-nfinite patience in your heart 
Z-ealously shows your virtue; 
A-n excellent trait all the time is truly an inspiring view. 

P-atiently deal with violent wind,...

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Categories: sufferance, birthday,
Form: Acrostic
She's always on my radar...
the only name on my hit

this woman with this
mysterious kiss...

I searched above
and I searched beyond...

...her sensual attraction...
got my immediate response...

I have...

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Categories: sufferance, passion, day, sensual,
Form: Lyric
With a Typical Language
that’s all which comes to me
painful conundrum so carefully written
could I say
I say so many things
place upon a kiss
a page of eternity
but awkward things are...

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Categories: sufferance, love, poetry, words, writing,
Form: Free verse