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Best Up In Arms Poems

Below are the all-time best Up In Arms poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of up in arms poems written by PoetrySoup members


Up in Arms

Another wave of voter vexation
is swamping the shutdown nation

To the left, 
the windpipes are hissing
To the right,
the windbags are dissing

And all of the kitchen cabinet...

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Categories: up in arms, cry, howl, people, political,
Form: Ballad



Premium Member Rain
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Categories: up in arms, rain,
Form: Haibun
Sometimes in relationships
Sometimes in relationships our love defeats our lust, but sometimes not;
Sometimes in relationships our peace is kept by trust, but sometimes not.

Sometimes in relationships we,...

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Categories: up in arms, introspection, love, relationship, urdu,
Form: Ghazal
Premium Member Mandela Effects
When iconic lines in classic 
movies have been changed
And our world feels a bit 
upside down and rearranged,
When all you thought you knew 
seems wrong...

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Categories: up in arms, mystery, time,
Form: Couplet
mama mia
long before i met April
i was a poet true
i had a heart of love 
but no one to give it to
so i put my words...

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Categories: up in arms, art, words, me, sweet, day, love,
Form: Free verse



WHY AFRICA
Why Africa

Africa is yet again up in arms
And the host nation is South Africa this time
Africans, open your eyes and see
After these attacks what will...

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Categories: up in arms, africa, anti bullying, anxiety, hurt,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member ELECTION REFLECTION - JOIN IN THE COLLABORATION
Some folks will be down in the dumps 
Hillary lost … Donald came up trumps
Britain made their exit
They voted for Brexit
I have a question …are...

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Categories: up in arms, humorous, political, satire,
Form: Limerick
Riots of London
Liberty Hall

The halls are packed with Liberty,
She cries FREEDOM on the streets.
The halls are packed with Liberty,
The children forgo their sweets.

Let's have a Ball

Smash and...

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Categories: up in arms, judgement,
Form: Lyric
WHO DO YOU THINK I AM
birth, devotion, how i feel, little sister, mirror, mother, together,

Who do you think I am - Poetry Contest

Birthed special as twins
From a shared womb
We were...

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Categories: up in arms, birth, devotion, how i feel, little
Form: Verse
ODE TO MY FIRST BORN

 Red hair 
 From my dad.
 Does not describe
 my beautiful child.

 She is poised,
 calm and serene.
 My precious,
 clever queen.

 First born,
...

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Categories: up in arms, beauty, mother daughter,
Form: Bio
Premium Member A Fellow Named Jack


There once was a fellow named Jack
For poetry he sure had a knack
He'd throw in some smut
Up in arms they'd erupt
But Jack said I don't...

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Categories: up in arms, humorous,
Form: Limerick
An Initial Post-Marriage Poem
O invisible sympathetic listener
Will it annoy my elder Hitler-sister-in-law?
(O my colleague! An Arabian teacher, mocked English
and fought me for its ambiguity);
I mean my wife’s sister.
Like...

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© fayaz bhat  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: up in arms, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Limerick: Once a mum Mademoiselle rode in a Metro
Limerick: Once a mum Mademoiselle rode in a Metro

           for Heather M.

Once (a) mum Mademoiselle...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: up in arms, humorous, mum,
Form: Limerick
The Ants and the Wasp
Once upon a time,
some ants lived happily together in their nest.
Birds, rabbits, frogs, and beetles 
admired and envied their harmonic way of living.

One day, a...

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Categories: up in arms, animal, children, freedom, imagery, inspirational, life,
Form: Narrative
coochie committee
I know that you have seen them walking,
and I know that you have heard them talking,
'bout all thoses rhymes and reasons,
the birds and bees and,
sometimes...

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Categories: up in arms, satire, visionarywoman,
Form: Light Verse
Up For The Day
When I woke up early and rose up with the lark,
I was up so darned early, skies remained dark,
But being happy I rose up to...

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Categories: up in arms, uplifting,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member RESOLUTIONS
RESOLUTIONS

my resolutions?
i don’t dare think how many
so?  won’t make any

two thousand thirteen
will come with january
fade – february

just like all the rest
predictions are numerous
cartoons humorous

politicians...

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Categories: up in arms, daughter, holiday,
Form: Sijo
You don't have to speak English well, or even at all, to be a British monarch
William the First was our last king to come uninvited
though invincible armadas have sometimes been sighted.

Foreign kings were imported in cases of doubt.
Native kings had...

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Categories: up in arms, england,
Form: Couplet
Vapour Puffing On
Vape Puffing On

The verdict or rather, the decision has been made…
Concerned Malaysians, sit up and take good heed..

The higher authorities has decreed that vape puffing...

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Categories: up in arms, addiction, autumn, blessing, community, growing up,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Free Will
On trans-gender and gay rights

God gave every person free will to make their own 
choices when it comes to the lifestyle we wish to live.
...

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Categories: up in arms, abuse, freedom,
Form: Narrative
Waking up
A dash from the door,
and i felt my heart throbbing.
Your occurrence definitely,
meant the worst to happen.
I never knew what i could have done,
to experience your...

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Categories: up in arms, daughter, father, love, sad, me, love,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Bloodbath in Parliment
Destiny stretches its twisted arms
patching together its wounded flesh
Mercy cries out with mere oblivion 
Watching it dragging  its impotent body
And slowly gasping  for...

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Categories: up in arms, community, metaphor, places, political, violence,
Form: Prose Poetry
Fords Theater April 15th 1865
Petersen House, Washington, D.C.  

(i admit to own a passion for the Civil War in general, 
and the life and death of 
the sixteenth...

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Categories: up in arms, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Marching
Marching
By Franklin Price
3/1/2016

Marching into Super Tuesday
Just after Leap Year Day
Many States  are having Primaries
The voters have their say

Looks like things have gone crazy
There's no...

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Categories: up in arms, political,
Form: Rhyme
Earth's Last Breath
The earth on her last day comes in my mind
I see the earth sick with stomachache
in the universe that is becoming rebellious
humans that increasing act...

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Categories: up in arms, destiny, imagery,
Form: Imagism