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Best Suppressing Poems

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

Artillery Rain
~Perfect Rain~

I can see!
All the tribulations around
A rage against the burning wind
Nobody hears the crackling sounds in my voice
Everybody avoids feeling the smoke hidden within

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Categories: suppressing, art, deep, earth, fire, image, rain,
Form: Dramatic Verse

Premium Member Change
(A Paul Callus co-write) 

The tempest came from nowhere; it took me by surprise
The wind and drawling thunder tried hard to quell my cries.
The darkness...

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Categories: suppressing, change, feelings,
Form: Rhyme
Behind the mask
Behind the mask there is a frail and fragile me
Enigmas clothed in conundrums; that the naked I can’t see

'Behind the mask is concealed, my authenticity

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Categories: suppressing, depression, life, sad, slam,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Mothers Hear
When your fledgling heart is breaking
and tears silently start to fall...
mothers hear.

When you whisper of secret loves
suppressing muffled cries of joy...
mothers hear.

When lies are rehearsed...

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Categories: suppressing, emotions, family, feelings, love, mom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member An Inspired Rose
Shall we guilty claim
a rose, as her beauties rain?
when suppressing her prickles
floods of her blood
bedew her roots
absorbed in grace.

Shall we banish beaming scents
of a rose...

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Categories: suppressing, appreciation, beauty, blessing, inspiration, rose, woman,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Atmospheric inferno
Boisterous clouds are churning, roiling air-mass in warm updraft
Declaring on callous inhabitants of earth, a dark ferocious war 
Manifesting malevolent force, imposing anger on spatial...

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Categories: suppressing, nature, storm, weather,
Form: Verse
Premium Member A Modern Woman's Plight
She wakens to the most ungodly ring tone-
her husband's cell phone left there by her bed.
And next, her damn alarm clock's blare is fed
by noise...

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Categories: suppressing, life,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Hello, Jesus, it's me, Jim
A homeless man on a park bench
wore a tattered shirt bearing a stench.
He munched leftovers from garbage cans
with deep tanned face and unwashed hands.
He slept...

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© James Tate  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suppressing, jesus,
Form: Rhyme
Cowboys, Made of Awesome
Some modern folks, when they hear his name,
will roll their eyes and look ashamed,
thinking the cowboy is uncivilized,
with his hats, and guns, and round-up rides.

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Categories: suppressing, america, appreciation, celebration, fun, how i
Form: Cowboy
Mamma Anna made the best Babba' al Rhum,
you should have seen me how it made me slightly drunk;
and jumping and screaming I danced to the...

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Categories: suppressing, family, father, food, funny, happiness, health,
Form: Rhyme
An Ode to The Moon And Stars
You ask us to search
for indescribable patterns.
And I do.
So I am
under a clear, black sky,
desperately searching.
Yet I will never find the answer
I am looking for.


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© Kacie Ray  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suppressing, moon, sky, stars,
Form: Ode
Who’s in Charge Here?

Rules obscure the boundaries
of nothingness.
Migrant marauders seeking
narrow the funnel’s
squeezing the contents
to slow-flo.

Purity of thought denies
mind’s murky masquerade
smiling faces mockingly
engage in lie’s charade.


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Categories: suppressing, confusion, writing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Shadows Of Conformity

Evil thrives within the hush of silence,
it has a keen ear for the slightest sound. 
And it will react with violence and threats,
to quiet any...

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Categories: suppressing, 10th grade, 11th grade, angst, anxiety,
Form: Sonnet
God's Choosing Of His Elect

God in His great mercy for this world
purposely chose a people for His own
this is proven in the holy scriptures
God's truth that He's spread to...

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Categories: suppressing, christian, god, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme

Seen wearing his wife’s silken gown
O’Keef’s soon the talk of the town
In her basque and pink bra
He looked like a p orn star
His missus gave...

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Categories: suppressing, clothes, humorous,
Form: Limerick
My Heart
I took a nap ignoring the silent whispers,
The whispers woke me up from the continuous bickering,
How easy it was to lie and pretend taking a...

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Categories: suppressing, cute love, deep, desire, devotion, dream,
Form: Free verse
A Declaration On Independence Day
On Independence Day
I declare  independence 
from American imperialism.
I declare U.S. out of Iraq.
And while I am at it
the C.I.A. out of the business
of supplying...

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Categories: suppressing, angst, history, inspirational, social, time, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
A Land Bearing Green White Green
Which way leads to the 
land of green white 
Which way are we 
   A country the wicked 
bears the rulership, and 

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Categories: suppressing, africa, anger, angst, betrayal, bible, bullying,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member SOCIALISTS
Sucking the lifeblood out of our nation
Overseeing their dependency creation
Contempt for those who have incentive
Ignoring ideas that are inventive
Assassinating common sense, instilling fear
Listen to the...

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Categories: suppressing, political
Form: Acrostic
In 10 seconds
"I have dipped my pen in the sublime, it is my gift to you . . ."


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Categories: suppressing, death, fatherme, me,
Form: Sestina
Have you tried suppressing a big fart -
Clenching your buttocks is a fine art 
You hope your windy gas
Doesn’t shoot out your ass
and from the...

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Categories: suppressing, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Fundamentals ReDefined
Fundamentalists compete with and through struggling evolution
as Transitionalists would further peaceful revolutions.

A patriarchal-historical view
rooted in interpretation of sacred scripture
written by nondual co-arising NatureSpirits
dipolar appositionally rooted

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Categories: suppressing, earth day, environment, history, humanity, love,
Form: Political Verse
My apology to my heart
My apology to my heart,
for not fulfilling its dream,
for failing to add wings to its desires,
for suppressing the teardrops
by plastic smiles.

My apology to my heart,

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© kash poet  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suppressing, introspection, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
Slide of Hand
Democracy came,
Democracy left,
Marking the material meek for death,
The one to fallow pumping hot lead in their chest,
Offering hope,
Saying "we can be the best!"
Now they work...

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© doyi lani  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: suppressing, metaphor, political, slam,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Fuller Ironic Future
Your true self is intelligence
and the rest of you, only appearance,
don't lose sight of your true self,
don't waste your time chasing trivial
yet unobtainable goals.
Rumi (M...

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Categories: suppressing, math, peace, philosophy, science, violence, wisdom,
Form: Free verse