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Charcoal Poems | Examples of Charcoal Poetry

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

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List of Charcoal Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Black Powder, Paradise Gregory R Barden Free verse charcoal, analogy, death, fire, horror,
Lookouts Gone Down Jim Holcomb Alliteration charcoal, lost,
BLACK POWDER Anisha Dutta Tanka charcoal, black love, heartbroken,
ME THE HOST WIZ Anisha Dutta Rhyme charcoal, 8th grade, fantasy, halloween,
Black Powder Contest Michael Robinson Rhyme charcoal, analogy,
Premium Member Poem Kohl taai tekai Kyrielle charcoal, angst,
Premium Member Poem Black Powder Recipe Caren Krutsinger Rhyme charcoal, humor,
Premium Member Poem Black Powder Maureen McGreavy Senryu charcoal, art,
Premium Member Poem Killer Frost Maurice Rigoler Light Verse charcoal, weather,
HALLOWEEN NIGHT Anisha Dutta Rhyme charcoal, halloween, horror, night,

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Harvest Inferno
by Justin Bordner
Take me to the tombstone 
let me touch the gray stone that stands
where life could not
I will put my face to that touchstone of deaf...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, birthday, creation,

Burned Down
by Casarah Nance
flames breath detroit smog
graveyard houses
once upon a time thriving
vanishing in black smoke
hundred year old oak
releasing charcoal leaves
perish and purge
the past is ash

the future is born...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, dark, fire, image,

The Parable of the Talents
by charlotte watkins
A noble man, full of grace,
Left home to seek his kingdom.
Giving three servants treasure,
According to their wisdom.

On his return, two men ran,
Joy vivid on their...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, bible, devotion, gospel, integrity,

The Murmuration
by Charlotte Boyle
The Starlings gather in flight,
A sight for longing eyes, the quartz cluster
grazes the changing skies,
Charcoal moss upon a cloudy wall,
They sweep the air as they...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, bird, longing, love,

The Chimney
by Adejumoke Adewuyi
Red hot charcoal,
Cut dried ’ loggy’woods,
Up with flaming grey smoke,
From the mouth of a round stove,
Creep through the nose
Of a warm muddy Kitchenette.
“What a great...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, mother,

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CARAVAN OF LIFE
by nette onclaud




I will always be a gypsy- woman filled with curiosity
Running wild beneath a moonglow grasping fireflies;
Then to quickly scribble impressions on  leaves,  my...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, adventure, life, me,

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Her Eyes were like Fireflies
by Joseph May
 My thoughts grow dark this starless night
 My spirit subdued in silence,
  The one who used to lift my spirit
 Is as distant...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, dream, night, star, stars,

tattoo
by Carissa Marie
a needle
charcoal-slathered and
dripping dreams into a river of broken skin

Cameron holds my hand
loosely 
says I can squeeze 
but the violence is addicting

the pigments 
bleed into...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, addiction, art, pain, sensual,

Calm Before The Storm
by Robertina B.
Soft gentle breeze..
Warmth of the sun..
Golden rays of sunlight
Glows..
Seagulls flying high upon the deep blue sky..
Singing a magical tune..
As they soar and glide through the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, change, environment, sky, universe,

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September 11th
by Melissa Tracy
Through charcoal ash covered sands of time in history September 11th, 2001 we'll never forget
Brave men and women quick to help without thoughts of regret
So...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, tribute,

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When You're Five
by Emile Pinet


The wind howls, masking barks of a stray dog
roaring like a lion, in growling gusts.
And a child cowers in a dark corner
with his teddy bear,...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, 10th grade, age, anxiety,

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And Justice For None
by Maurice Yvonne
WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD (THE REWRITE)

Children hidden against a darkened sky

A cup of river foaming at the mouth
Poles where heated days continue to rise

Pigmentation dictates...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, angst,

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Naked And Raw
by Maurice Yvonne
WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD

Shadows of leaves against migrants stripped of bark

Children hidden against a darkened sky
A cup of river foaming at the mouth

Suited men and...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, political,

The Art Museum
by Bette Bavington
The first thing we learned is beauty is in
The eye of the beholder.
Paintings or pictures can be done in
Oils, watercolors, pen,
Charcoal, pencil, marker,
Crayons, and chalk.
The...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, adventure, appreciation, art, beautiful,

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The Big Blues and Baptismal Alice
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
“The Big Blues and Baptismal Alice”



In the land of the dirty politician
Steely resolve was borne bidding
farewell to thinly veiled conceit and division
that particular brand of...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, courage, freedom, imagery, journey,

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A Blemish
by Edward Ibeh
              After considerable scrubbing, my attempt is in vain

   ...

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Acrostic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, fate, memory, relationship,

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PHOTO FUN
by Line Gauthier


Were I given the choice
No matter the season
Heed the call every morn
Beguiling and playful
Come out and discover
Charge up the camera
Tote spare memory card
And head off...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, art, beauty, creation, fun,

Haiku SBI
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
sky is charcoal black
birds return from cloud to nest
I sing life’s rain song

August 8, 2018
Syllable count : 5-7-5
(Checked on howmanysyllables.com)
...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, life, rain, song,

Artha
by Christopher Vincent Aquino
ARTHA

Her tongue is made of sulfur
Mud drowns the fields
Fine sand billows over deserts
Soil sprinkled over graves

Blood and sweat for charcoal
Swallowed tears for potter's clay
Niter, mortar,...

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

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EBONY BUTTERFLY---
by James Edward Lee Sr.
EBONY BUTTERFLY

We all can fly
With powdered colored wings
Different you and I
But we're of the same being
BUTTERFLY
Look at me
At my mastery
See the beauty within

And surrounding, ever...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charcoal, analogy, appreciation, black love,