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Charred Poems | Examples of Charred Poetry

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List of Charred Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Black Powder, Paradise Gregory R Barden Free verse charred, analogy, death, fire, horror,
candidate dwijoko harianto Political Verse charred, care, city, culture, love,
candidate -calon- dwijoko harianto Political Verse charred, art, conflict, culture, food,
Premium Member Poem OVERLOOKED BEAUTY JAN ALLISON Couplet charred, beauty, environment, house,
Remember Horrible Dominic Middleton Free verse charred, death,
Puff Provocateurs Freddie Robinson Jr. Dramatic Verse charred, corruption, metaphor, political, truth,
Telegram from Eris Michael Appau Prose Poetry charred, break up, emotions, loneliness,
Imagination Christopher Goss Free verse charred, angst, conflict, fantasy, imagination,
Premium Member Poem The Edge of Night John lawless Free verse charred, betrayal, society, soldier, war,
Premium Member Poem star crushed clay Anthony Slausen Rhyme charred, lonely, loss,

Two-Roads
by Kurt Philip Behm
Desperate choices
  and dead end roads

One sign pointing left
  the other right

Each choice a trap
  where vision smolders

Each choice a trap
 ...

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

Fires
by Katie Telling
We all have fires.
Some burn quickly,
Fiercely,
Until nothing remains
But ash and smoke.
Some fires scintillate
In the darkness,
Emanating a vermillion glow
As embers smolder.
Others burn endlessly
It seems,
Flames jumping up...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, fire, metaphor,

A Little Birdie
by Daniel Handschuh
Take a drive along a lonely road,
A dull highway with only the husks
Of cars and rotting flesh inside.
If you can find a certain groove
In the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, angst, betrayal, death, family,

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High Plains Blues
by Duncan R. M. Ferguson
Don't know if you'd come with me
on that trip to Nebraska?
Then again you don't see
a motorcycle as a form of Zen
n' besides I never did...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, journey, uplifting,

The Devils Army
by Christine Phillips
See them coming they are possessed 
See them coming they are obsessed 
See them coming they are undressed
Their blood filled eyes stares at us in...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, betrayal, break up, bullying,

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Sick
by Juli- Michelle
If this is sick to my stomach, then what else can hurt?
The flames have charred my toes and are licking my skirt
My eyes are blurring...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, angst, anxiety, depression, sick,

Up In Flames
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

My daughter heard
a Decent Cool-lio smart phone stranger
(with an African sounding name)
give a four fifty one Fahrenheit warning
Some said: the fellow was loco insane
Others said,...

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Elegy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, dark, death, truth, wisdom,

Is It Not
by Freddie Robinson Jr.
Yellow is the color of the sun,
is it not?

It’s the same color as the Asian
valet corporate fella,
holding a Salvation Army red pot
Collecting inflated IPO fees...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, spiritual, truth, visionary, wisdom,

How Floe Nice Tubby In The Throes
by matthew harris
How... Floe N'ice Tubby In The Throes...
(breaking free of writer's block)

Asper this instance,
     when a dearth of ideas 
  ...

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Enclosed Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Fading Away the Mark of Misery
by J.W. Earnings
I must admit
You left me broken…
I am shattered shards,
Spread out on your hands…
Your sweaty palms of uncertainty at hand
But, we will land in a land...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, angst, emotions, endurance, hope,

Fear Turns Into Song
by Kurt Philip Behm
For forty years I walked alone
  and lived on borrowed time

And thought each year that came and went
  would be my very last

The...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, fear, song,

She Is On Her Way
by Martins Deep
She'll be rather willing to be burnt
on the stakes forgotten
than sleep and wake in the jailers chains
watching her purpose gather up dust.
Rake her charred remains
heap...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, encouraging, endurance, little sister,

Soultrain
by Tim Parry
The Soul-train was leaving the station,
Believers were gathered on board.
Their hands were all reaching for heaven, 
And happily praising the lord.
But someone was left on...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, funny, hilarious, humorous, religious,

Summer Cooking Limerick
by Wendy Watson
Summer Cooking

Sizzling sausages spit at the sun
Yes, the summertide season’s begun.
Salads, barbecued fish 
And a charred veggie dish,
Summer cooking, what feasting, what fun!

Roasted pineapple next...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, food,

Three Steps To
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

The stone laid plans 
erected in the Age of Man
are starting to cave in
Their sky towers scraping the blue stratosphere
has begun to crumple
under the oppressive...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, dark, death, imagery, wisdom,

Dark Shadows
by Matt Forshay
The fumes arose, 
with an acid smell.
Various hues of black
engulfed his senses.

His eyeballs popped
nostrils flared
numbness has set 
around his lips
tongue felt a metallic tinge.

The black...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, dark, death, evil, scary,

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DEVASTATION 13
by JAN ALLISON
Stark windswept moorland
Charred heather ...
Smoker kills wildlife

Magicicada 13 Contest
Sponsored by Maureen McGreavy

6/18/18
...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, animal, bird, death, fire,

Dragons, Dragonflies and Hufflewinks
by cheryl hoffman
The two dragons left alive became the tyrannical kings pets
trained to help in battles where there would be nothing left
just charred soldiers and smoky landscape...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, animal, humor, imagination,

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Fall's Charred Breakfast
by Dale Gregory Cozart
The croissants of buttered hills
glisten in the searing marmalade
of August's arid oven.
September's cinnamon swirl
scorches muffin-colored homes,
the flames smothered
as October rains
send lives and mud
sliding into the...

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Imagism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, autumn, fire, imagery,

The Insignificance Of Man
by matthew harris
Blunt deadly weapons of mass destruction
electrify, fracture, and
jeopardize Homo Sapiens
species (and entire biosphere)
continuity rent asunder

doomsday declared (nuclear winter
gallows humor spelt
with eternal snow day)
dystopian authors outflanked
nuclear...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: charred, 10th grade, 12th grade,