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Contempt Poems - Poems about Contempt

Contempt Poems - Examples of all types of poems about contempt to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for contempt.
Short century
...Moving from the short century to the dead century, dead of passions and hopes, of nerve-wracking expectations for a future of fiery suns and of well-being, a palpable sign of progress. A sign of ......Read More
Categories: contempt, destiny, faith,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Xenophobia
...Because our world's too crowded, we fear strangers, treating foreigners with disdain and contempt. Yet, xenophobia is fraught with dangers; laws can help, but the entitled feel exempt. "G......Read More
Categories: contempt, america, angst, anti bullying,
Form: Rispetto
... Contempt freezes the heart refusal cools the soul quickly makes love wither in life......Read More
Categories: contempt, allegory, allusion, appreciation, extended
Form: Light Verse
The best train journey is life itself
...My life is like a train where passengers enter in leave they turn into my reverie on this tiresome journey This journey is so long but it always seems short coz' time flies away soon ......Read More
Categories: contempt, beautiful, feelings, life,
Form: Free verse
Because in my mind you're a Sunday drive
... Let me be consumed by you Your song, your soul, your body of work that reads like a road map towards some vague destination A place in my heart now void of its contempt This is a long drive ......Read More
Categories: contempt, crush, first love,
Form: Free verse

... MALES DON’T HAVE MONOPOLY Those reading my poems should know, He too, can be a She. Not talking about transgender, narcissist both … can be. Males don’t have monopoly on, emotional abuse.......Read More
Categories: contempt, abuse, anger, love hurts,
Form: Rhyme
To Where
...Speeding through the tunnel, The other side of nowhere, as my brain, In a soporific chemical induced state, Plays tricks. Feeling safe, yet in an instant The safety is pulled from my consciousn......Read More
Categories: contempt, dark, drug,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WHAT IS LOVE
...What is love Love is unique and free Free of struggle and strife Free of contempt Love is to hear the sound Of your child's beating heart In the womb Love is where the Loveless are not fo......Read More
Categories: contempt, garden, heart, love,
Form: Prose
Premium Member It's Good
...It’s good, Lord, just to meditate alone and let your truth my restless mind subdue; unchanged while worlds have ebbed and flowed, your Word flows now in soft assurance to my soul. Storm......Read More
Categories: contempt, bible, care, christian, jesus,
Form: Blank verse
Solution For Your Self Contempt
...This harsh light, back on you Piercingly cruel aimed Is of no sun, though it burns In heart, as hot yes? And however thickly Shaded, walled off are For protection, there's just no Hung bough......Read More
Categories: contempt, hate, self,
Form: Rhyme
... I am sad this morning…Yes, I’m sad at how divided our country has become… but as tragic as this is…politics is not where my sadness is coming from. Yes, I’m sad so many politicians and people......Read More
Categories: contempt, political,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Lisa Edwards
...I am appalled..Sickened.' uncomprehending..! Why a medical facility 'namley fort sanders' Small s...' Intentional..) discharged this suffeing Woman..? How could they.? Are they a care facilty? Or......Read More
Categories: contempt, anti bullying, betrayal, care,
Form: Free verse
...My little child was like a butterfly. She was fond of butterflies as well. This was why I called her: butterfly. She ran to me commanding me to tell her stories. I obeyed as she had been the app......Read More
Categories: contempt, butterfly,
Form: Other
Premium Member kingdom, gone
... bouncy … finger curls dangle like ornaments from her brow, kissed by a breeze like the hem of daddy’s flag, casket-draped, shaped to mask it in cold redemption - contempt for the valor w......Read More
Categories: contempt, child, death, loss, soldier,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tongue in Cheek-The Grind
...Tongue in cheek - Tongue-in-cheek describes an exaggerated facial gesture — pushing a cheek out with one's tongue — meant to convey contempt or irony. (defined by Tongue in Chee......Read More
Categories: contempt, body,
Form: Sedoka

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