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Confusion Poems | Examples of Confusion Poetry

Confusion Poems - Examples of all types of confusion poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for confusion.
Premium Member lost and found
In the early 70’s I went on a spiritual quest… To find God. After a month in the Himalayas A case of some gastro…whatever The loss of 25 pounds I returned home My mentor asked me “did you find Him?” I responded...Read the rest...
Categories: confusion, god,
Form: Free verse

Driving The Road Of Love
It is so hard to decide Whether to stay on this ride Driving us both to a frenzy Please tell me if there is any Way we both wont crash and burn It is a very sharp turn We are taking...Read the rest...
Categories: confusion, happiness, love, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Speak of Peace
I speak of peace You call me a war monger I offer you a hand You refuse it for it is empty I share my lunch with you You complain it is not enough I am concerned about the state of...Read the rest...
Categories: america, confusion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member TV Value
Excitement prevails, Who is the next nut wick to go to jail? Liars and cheats, Oh, what a treat! Is it just my surprise, That politicians lie? Occasionally, Just to keep the beat, And offer another treat. Murders for sale! The more gruesome, The better the...Read the rest...
Categories: confusion, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Heart of Gold
Heart of Gold A heart of gold Will melt in the fervent heat Of scorn…in the fires Of pride, where greed is born. A heart of lead Will be Heavy with poison, With bitterness and regret. Weighing you down in the dark, to...Read the rest...
Categories: confusion, emotions, feelings, heart,
Form: I do not know?

Premium Member Spinning Top
Panther calling Kestrel-- over No response Panther calling Kestrel-- over No response Panther calling Kestrel, time is critical--over No response Kestrel calling Panther, break in comms, big spinning top is taking us into wintertime, you are among friends, sending new...Read the rest...
Categories: conflict, confusion, death, war,
Form: Free verse
You and i were friends
Still stuck up in the page Where I can't escape From your words Deteriorating my worth Ain't it funny how I used to make you laugh Now I cry silently Have you forgotten The birds were meant to fly Not to stay with...Read the rest...
Categories: confusion, anxiety, best friend, betrayal,
Form: Free verse
Memory woe-isms
To a new job, 5 days a week I go Sigh. I wish my memory was not so slow I get through most of the directions-- then... I gotta ask-- what's the last thing (again) :O ...Read the rest...
Categories: confusion, how i feel,
Form: Rhyme
The Doormat
Tumble Tumble Tumble Out of the dirt and into the rubble. I’m left with one question How did I fall so low? As I tilt my head upwards I taste dirt and see grass. I feel your shoes trampling me I really do exist...Read the rest...
Categories: conflict, confusion, depression, giving,
Form: Free verse
The Mind's Labyrinth
The Mind's Labyrinth In the quiet chambers of thought, Where neurons weave their intricate dance, Lies the mind—a labyrinth of wonder, A cosmic tapestry spun by chance. I. Echoes of Memory Memories echo through its corridors, Whispers of laughter, tears, and longing. Faces...Read the rest...
Categories: conflict, confusion, imagination, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Blame
[Non-Fictional Preface: Fictional Old Folks Home/Apparition] "This is the story of two friends, both considered themselves start-up writers, whereas, one who was a bit more of an upstart, was merely known as, Robert Frost. Frost's...Read the rest...
Categories: confusion, death of a
Form: Narrative
I SAW GOD BUT NOW WHAT Sounds become muffled in this fog Emerging from the mist, a golden coat Then in that moment I had a vision Of a certain being I thought I knew To make an appearance...Read the rest...
Categories: confusion, dog, god, irony,
Form: Rhyme
for what i am
I’ve always wondered why people enjoy sunsets more than sunrises, I thinks it’s the same way people prefer the novelties of life, I reference myself to sunsets, I’m beautiful when gone and I shine the...Read the rest...
Categories: confusion, cry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member More or Less
Les Moore went to the liquor store But wound up passed out on the floor Woke disappointed And quite disjointed I guess you might say less is more...Read the rest...
Categories: confusion,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member My Morning Mix Up
Upon opening the fridge this morning I found, to my great displeasure, that there was nary an egg to be found. Posthaste I marched down to the corner market, grabbed a carton of fresh,...Read the rest...
Categories: age, confusion, humor,
Form: Narrative

Specific Types of Confusion Poems

Definition | What is Confusion in Poetry?

Book: Reflection on the Important Things