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Characters Poems | Examples of Characters Poetry

Characters Poems. Below are examples of poems about characters. This list of poetry about characters is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of characters poetry. This list of works about characters is a great resource for examples of characters poems and show how to write poems about characters. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Characters Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
ANDAREE POEM Contest Michael Robinson Rhyme characters, emotions, feelings,
Premium Member Poem Lisa: My Romance Victor Buhagiar Narrative characters, love, romance, writing,
Premium Member Poem Thomas Dudley's Letter to Reverend Cotton Mather Concerning Anne Hutchinson Maurice Rigoler Narrative characters, bible, history, religion,
HISTORY all 'dim ones and zeros- A programming contest Michael Robinson Rhyme characters, analogy, computer, future, history,
My First and Final Day at High School Gordon McConnell Rhyme characters, childhood, memory, school,
Heavenly Adventure curtis johnson Narrative characters, christian, heaven, jesus, light,
Premium Member Poem MUSE BOMB Nina Parmenter Rhyme characters, inspiration, muse, writing,
Karma Comedian Noel Billiter I do not know? characters, friendship love,
Who are we fauxcroft wade Free verse characters, self, spiritual, truth, uplifting,
Praise To Thy Lenovo Computer Screen matthew harris Free verse characters, 10th grade, 11th grade,

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Six Word Couplet Series Encore
by Carol Connell
Noah’s Obedience
Preacher did hark
built an ark.

Animal Liquidation
Boat did rock
with floating stock.

Flood Pondering
Rains descended quick.
Any sea sick?

Provocation Initiation
David’s battle prod
Philistine defying God.

Occupation Change
Skilled harp player
became giant...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, bible, character, conflict, courage,

Ineptitude and Lassitude
by john sensele
Sometimes for fun men worship a gun
To shoot a recruit, to vanquish a victim
Whose only fault lies in a bun
The poor nibble in a starving...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, poems,

Elites Who Are Not Elite
by David Welch
We see them sitting in towers
carved from ‘learned’ ivory,
insulated by their tenure
from the world of reality,
poisoning their students minds,
putting bad ideas in their heads,
the kind...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, corruption, culture, how i

Three Fables Revised With Modern Metaphorical Spin
by matthew harris
for now please imagine generic
     fairy tale characters
     analogous if you will
to possessing physical, livingsocial,
  ...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, 12th grade, 8th grade,

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A Cat Tale
by Sandra Haight
                
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Concrete | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, cat, humor,

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My Take on Opera
by Maurice Rigoler
Opera has always seemed to me
a bizarre musical menagerie.
Strange characters roam the stage
spuming mostly revenge and rage.
The plots are thick and laughable,
if not perversely diabolical!...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, humor,

I must be going again
by roger turner
Time moves on as I do too
I felt I had to come to you 
I only came to bid adieu
Hello, I must be going

I came...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, america, celebration,

California Fires Fueled By Das Don Trumpeting Hot Air
by matthew harris
California Fires Fueled By Das Don Trumpeting Hot Air ©

Dante's Inferno chokes breathable air
fiery flames fuel
     state of emergency
  ...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, 10th grade, 11th grade,

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On ''The Wind in the Willows''
by Janis Thompson
On “The Wind in the Willows”

Here the badger, the toad, the mole, the rat
bask in heaven’s misty water garden.
On lazy noon they drift upon their...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, books, character, imagery,

You Can Run But You Can't Hide From Yourself
by john sensele
Lie low when convenience calls
Stick out your neck at optimum moments
To climb and scale high social walls
As you swerve away from avoidable torments

To shunt aside...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, poems,

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PROGRAM MURDER
by Kim Rodrigues
confounded, confused
cliffhanger, like a hangnail
unpleasant when there’s no icing

a program diet
stamping my feet
“it had a cult following”

who can resist the pie man
a charming, untouchable chap
quirky...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, murder,

The Play of Destiny
by Ramesh Deshpande
The Bard of Avon has said it perfectly right
That the world is a stage, and we humans
Are but characters that play their roles
Assigned by the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, destiny, fate,

Five Hundred Characters
by Carolyn Dewey
Five hundred characters go by so fast.
I only have four hundred sixty-two left,
which turned into four hundred twenty-two a line ago.
I must spend them wisely......

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, writing,

Avid Bookworms On The Loose
by matthew harris
The American Library Association
      implores cognoscenti tubby alert
impersonators, who
     call themselves Ernie and Bert

  ...

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Dramatic Monologue | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, 11th grade, 12th grade,

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In Mine Imagination Are We There Yet
by James Edward Lee Sr.
In Mine Imagination Are We There Yet

Blue is the color of your eyes
As you run from the sewer rats
The poison ivy flies by
You capture those...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, addiction, analogy, character,

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Throwback Heaven
by Nina Parmenter
It’s just one of those towns where they all look the same,
They all share the same beds, they all share the same name,
Yes, the inbreeding...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, fun, funny, humor, humorous,

Battle of Egos
by Michelle Waters

This-
This tableau of 
Mental images, of 
Fixed scenes, this
“Battle of Egos” is
Relentlessly looping
In my mind.

An annual gathering of kith and kin
Created a backdrop of statue-like...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, anger, betrayal, change, father

Man of Character
by roger turner
Ozzie Smith, Yazstremski,

Dave Stieb and Robin Yount

these men were of a special group

It's one I'm proud to count

There's players who achieve a goal

While others just...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, america,

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Now I am a Poet
by Kai Michael Neumann
Letter to a novice poet:

(What modern poetry is for me)

Welcome to the family of budding poets, who pen passion and
meaning or anything life holds for...

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Prose | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, adventure, courage, inspirational,

II- My Admonition - To some sunnih brethren
by Saka Afeez

You've made the public tag Islam, a religion of fanatics
Just because of your attitudes,  people see sunnis as extremists
Why making it difficult for others...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: characters, 1st grade, poems,