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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 The Earth Trembled
The earth trembled and all felt fear, Some murmured a prayer. Most ran out. oft tumbling the stair. Faithless led to despair. Apathy led to bars, Others caused some crashed cars, Most escaped to watch stars. Sin dissembled. The earth trembled. 15 September 2021 Quietus ...Read More
Categories: confusion, earth,
Form: Rhyme

THE COSMIC CONUNDRUM A dream inside an illusion A soul inside a body A mind inside a brain A life inside a dying carcass Suffering Devils inside good people Chaos inside peace Hatred inside Smiles Serenity inside God Only in Heaven Old man...Read More
Categories: conflict, confusion,
Form: Free verse
take your time
Somethings are better left untold Somethings are better if you let go Sometimes, you forget your identity And the oceans will bring a nobody Just a wave, to please everybody A wind, rush of emotions, you waive anyway The...Read More
Categories: adventure, confusion, dream, encouraging,
Form: Lyric
The Voice
In my dreams I hear a voice, It beckons me, Yet when I stop and listen all I hear is silence, I lay awake lost in thought as time begins to slow, As each time I drift to sleep, The...Read More
Categories: appreciation, beautiful, confusion, i
Form: Free verse
The Big Black Dark Void
Shuuuush!....silent Not because it is peaceful But silent of the of an outcast Gazing at that pitch black face of the emptiness The mind inhabit in the core of that void Seeking liberty Tried to yell for help but It was pointless,...Read More
Categories: 1st grade, abuse, confusion,
Form: Narrative

Premium Member Memory of 9-11-2001
September morning 2001, the 11th, I recall The Twin Towers in NYC were standing tall And all seemed right with the world Until evil at America was suddenly hurled Planes smashed into World Trade Center Heroic responders bravely tried to...Read More
Categories: anxiety, change, confusion, destiny,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Expressions
Force expressions penned The muse has gone on vacation It did not want to hang around To see the virus' mutation ...Read More
Categories: confusion,
Form: Rhyme
Chasing Rainbows
Dangerous, violent, aggressive the storm; Stuck out in the cold, seeking out somewhere warm. I've drug my two feet through the rock and the mud; Thought it couldn't get worse, then it started to flood. Way of in the...Read More
Categories: betrayal, confusion, dark, deep,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Time of Unrest
A time of unrest like never before seen While basic structures of society crumble, Families lacking in simple cohesiveness Schools accused of burnishing history Churches falling into dismal hypocrisy Rabble-rousers lurch toward anarchy, Simple folks questioning whom to trust Muckrakers telling us...Read More
Categories: angst, conflict, confusion, perspective,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member COOL CALM CHAOS
COOL CALM CHAOS Eager egrets hopping on mossy grass of desert ...Read More
Categories: 7th grade, confusion, funny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Misconstrued
MISCONSTRUED I got to the gate and heard the word wait So I waited, then realised you meant gate I opened the gate and you say you're late Indiana Shaw . . . : / ...Read More
Categories: confusion,
Form: Rhyme
You were the monster under my bed. When life came knocking at my door, I bowed down and hid right beside you. I allowed you to show me your monster ways, Growing fangs and horns to keep...Read More
Categories: confusion, lost love, sad
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Broken Frames
Before the fog of trauma I saw pearly gates Ajar with festivities of joy and laughter I remember frozen moment in time Brazen forbidden touch, my mind unguarded. The number three precedes four or more The late Veteran's flag is...Read More
Categories: confusion, 3rd grade, child abuse,
Form: Bio
Premium Member In a Hurting World
A world of hurting loud voices blurting truth often denied humans deified stresses abounding. Fake news astounds rumors make rounds hard to conceive who to believe? Damnation, frustration what to do? Stay cool No fool! Hope ...Read More
Categories: confusion, america, angst, anxiety, conflict,
Form: Diminished Hexaverse
The Dark Night
The world is covered by darkness We look for the light in the night Darkness hides everything We can't see where we're going Look up at the stars Little by little, they are faint lights Scattered thousands of miles away Can't bring...Read More
Categories: confusion, dark, feelings, hope,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Confusion Poems

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