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Best Sullenness Poems

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

Premium Member nested in the umbrage

laden in the semblance of the lifeless
i curled my mind, nesting in the umbrage
of memories that haunt more than touch
unable to soar within the wind's...

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Categories: sullenness, cancer, death, friend,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Ruminations on the Karmic Consequences of a Harvest of Sins
Weary, sluggish and silent with apathy and 
disinterest, I sullenly reflect and 

My thoughts—thick and heavy like 
molasses—painfully churn and swirl in 
and out of...

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Categories: sullenness, allegory, angst, depression, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Halloween Night
silhouette visage 
scare awake the silent dead
on Allhallows eve

weird sounds penetrate
wildly woods so dark and deep
making one cower

a cold eerie chill
overtakes a breathless evening
waking dead...

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Categories: sullenness, death, fantasy, imagination
Form: Haiku
It was time to let the bygones to be bygone,
And this they meant from the cockles of their hearts.
They felt that the injuries they had...

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Categories: sullenness, deep, faith, feelings, forgiveness,
Form: Sonnet
Clad in his double-breasted royal toga
Filled of nothing but pride and anger
His face as grim as a Pallbearer’s
His gaze dreadful and fearful like that of...

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Categories: sullenness, allegory, angst, history, introspection,
Form: I do not know?

Naboth's Vineyard
The two rulers were King Ahab and Queen Jezebel
from the city Jezreel, in the land of Israel.
A vineyard owned by another man in the city

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Categories: sullenness, religion
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Poignancy of Boyhood
There is a poignancy in boyhood...
The high voice, and ineptitude,
The yearning to be free of mother's strings;
The awkwardness of age fifteen, to wit
A boyish sullenness.


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© Julia Ward  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sullenness, boy, change, cry, nostalgia,
Form: Lyric
On that vale of thorn
Abreast we ambled.
Un-frazzled, to the hawthorn
We held.
Though a twinge we felt the 
Haw we sought, and heyday we
Dreamed of.
Out of...

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Categories: sullenness, losshome, home,
Form: Epic
Premium Member New Vision
Love laps at the shore of my heart. 
Kinetically connected to kindness 
my soul basks sumptuously in the 
sunshine of creation. 

All thoughts of bitterness...

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Categories: sullenness, faith, hope, inspirational, love,
Form: Alliteration
Rhythms from the belfry waft
A call of our votive worship to give.
In your sacred tent we besiege you.
For, to you our exultation to dole...

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Categories: sullenness, politicalmother, earth, mother,
Form: Free verse
The Only Source Of Fulfillment
My life devoid of exotic adventure
(in fact...yours truly
never set foot outside the United States,
nor took to the skies, bore)
ring, the solitary endeavors,

not an onerous...

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Categories: sullenness, absence, age, birth, character,
Form: Free verse
When lonely is the path,sorrow  is amiss
When nothing appeals
No company liked nor sought
Dreads ones own company
Takes recluse in some deserted place
Only to disdain one...

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Categories: sullenness, best friend, betrayal, bible,
Form: Blank verse