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Best Sulk Poems

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

Let's not sulk
Not only the one who sulks does barely nothing, 
he also bums out the rest of his acquaintances, 
diminishing their cheerfulness and good will, 

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Categories: sulk, adventure, analogy, beauty, bereavement, character, emotions,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member The Water Droplet
Cut loose from the rigid regime
of a snowflake, I join with a stream,
flowing free - oh! just like those sweet dreams
that I dreamed when I...

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Categories: sulk, fun, water, winter,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Because you're a poet, that's why - a repost

Because you’re a poet, that’s why 

Behind the thick crimson and gold thread curtains
he stands listening to the din of the audience
searching their seats for...

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Categories: sulk, poetry,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Beneath Your Beautiful Branches
Slowly, gracefully your leaves dance in the early morning breeze,
gold edges winking seductively as they pirouette past reaching limbs.
Like blazing dreams they mesmerize me as...

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Categories: sulk, allegory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A place for morose
It’s time to put aside my pen and pout awhile.
Forty years of dreams squashed like a beer can
under the wheel of a wild vintage car.


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Categories: sulk, anxiety, longing,
Form: Free verse

Interalphabetnet sex stew

Primose path leads to the slaughter of American
dream delete pause proficiency with internetty
webbegone after thoughts of yahoo googleyed 
interred intracaces that shed benign capsules of

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Categories: sulk, analogy, change, education, emotions, future, introspection,
Form: Free verse
My penchant for writing was showing
The comments I received were ‘glowing’
But at the end of the day
I get another N/A
My success in contests is slowing!


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Categories: sulk, humorous, poetry,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Innocence
Long ago
a year or so
I received accolades a plenty
I won this, and I won that
I was on top of it all
I was almost the whole...

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Categories: sulk, 3rd grade, character, child, humor, humorous,
Form: Free verse
When life descends harsh, heavy and rude
Forcing us to sulk, complain and brood
I know the recipe for the perfect mood
A cup of coffee, a book...

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Categories: sulk, life,
Form: Monorhyme
What Fear Fed On
The venom that rains
Got you
In the desert
And a spirit
Weak in brevity
Strong but unbelieving
That’s what fear fed on
Fear fed on you

Society cuts
Flying wings
As to drain
The courageous...

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Categories: sulk, art, faith, hope, inspirational, life, fear,
Form: ABC
Premium Member Rejuvenation
Talking of being in a deep sorrow
Masked for a time beyond
I hide, under my shell of invisibility
I sulk, for I am lower still
Than I was...

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Categories: sulk, family, friendship, love,
Form: Free verse

There's a feeling inside, I can't explain
Somehow good intentions have ended in pain
Its not what I wanted
Its not how I planned
But somehow true love has...

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Categories: sulk, loss, lost love, love, passion, sad,
Form: Verse
Swinging My Troubles Away
No one to play with, what to do?
Shall I sit down to sulk and rue?
Shall I stand up and cry aloud?
Shall I go jogging midst...

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Categories: sulk, blue, child, lonely,
Form: Rondeau
Nothing about the old ways

My lesson learned over ice sits
the pain is near my main center 
as fevers fuel a desire to be desired 

Round by round hits are...

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Categories: sulk, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Nameless Baritone
An arthritic flesh

Hesitant wipes off deteriorated lens

Every exhale,
Another tragic sulk unto morrow’s pit
Flaunting suicidal fallacies

Off-white flag motions
Signaling mercy under liar’s duress

Muted pride
Cracking dusty knuckles

Penetration’s decrepit...

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Categories: sulk, life, sad, society,
Form: Free verse

In tight contests, 
rivals flash sour,
scheming smiles 
of ignominies.


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Categories: sulk, sports
Form: Tail-rhyme
Premium Member Forever Changed
No longer here to sulk;
That only yields more pain.
Here I am to live these words:
I am forever changed....

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Categories: sulk, beauty, christian, courage, faith, forgiveness, freedom,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Youth's Everything
"A Youth's Everything"
A first trial's bust seeks open arms to omnipresent consolation 
Attempts conclude in unconditional surrender but for an every time pleasantness
There breeds the...

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Categories: sulk, family, life, people,
Form: I do not know?
A Gardening Expose
With these lines I’ll relate an intriguing tale of dubious accuracy
For I Hope to unveil sordid affairs of more than one conspiracy!
Be warned, that though...

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Categories: sulk, garden, word play,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sailing On
"Sailing On"
To live is to die but not before the ocean explored
We are the captains of our own lives, set sail young ones to the...

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Categories: sulk, devotion, faith, family, happiness, dream, dream,
Form: I do not know?
Below the Horizon - Shallow Shame
Agony be to society's demise
Labels are for fools, not for the wise
Play the familiar tune of in-unison serenity 
Fatality won't come any time soon, thankfully...


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Categories: sulk, cute, deep, depression, desire,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member An Ode to Fine Drinking
With alcohol coursing through my veins,
I sense and feel the best of my pains.

With double resolve to amend my aims,
I can’t believe I really want...

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Categories: sulk, allegory, allusion,
Form: Ode
Premium Member The Ironic Love Affair
The Ironic Love Affair

How small and insignificant
Our ship appears to be
When brought into perspective
By the vast expanse of sea

And yet she cradles five score men

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Categories: sulk, imagery, jobs, work, perspective,
Form: Rhyme
For fun
She says I sulk a lot
What a terrible thing to say 
I would blow my top but I'd better not
I just won't talk to her...

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Categories: sulk, funny,
Form: Verse

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Categories: sulk, life, passion, people,
Form: Alliteration