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Contention Poems - Poems about Contention

Contention Poems - Examples of all types of poems about contention 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 contention.

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Premium Member take it or leave it
...surrender to ignorant dogma gathers a glimpse of what reality is and how to stoke change and reprieve parabolic contention yields new paradigms and hope the dialectic wheel turns ever faster and spins new yarns squares a circle......Read More
Categories: contention, change,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Anatomy of Grief
...chances time allowed to slip away meaningful, resentful glances all the words we can't unsay all the lost bones of contention now go spinning into space emptiness too dark to mention that once, used to be your face.......Read More
Categories: contention, bereavement, death, little sister,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Shiloh V
...y was sought although the Gods of dissonance share fault. * Although the Gods of dissonance share fault for stirred contention in the hearts of man. Their wars are waged when words become distraught and compromise descends without a p......Read More
Categories: contention, war,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
The colorful fall a ballerina The wind desperate for attention Cries and howls and shakes the trees The leaves first resist in contention Only to succumb to a breeze And make a colorful arena The carpet of leaves augustly unrolled Beckon......Read More
Categories: contention, autumn, tree,
Form: Rhyme
Napoleon's contention for Josephine
...On the plains of Europe I contend for an empire. On love's battlefields I have contended more for thee. A stare from ......Read More
Categories: contention, history, love,
Form: Ode

Premium Member ATTItude FORGIVINg-
...You scream at me with contention O' did I mention I am forgiving yet also retaining You're condescending Aforementioned With your attitud......Read More
Categories: contention, assonance, emotions,
Form: Rhyme
Reserata Carcerem LXIV
... Quoth would damp dell conception b'rrowed when "f voluptuous voyage time "t m' throw. "Pride thy empress 's", her contention - felon fury fostered fusion. But now metamorphosis thrives; callous cave "f pride - agora sliced. Damp......Read More
Categories: contention, self,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Bliss and Abyss
...ted stoic woman and enduring man Seeking fraternity of the loins before dawn breaks When they return to the folly of contention The next generation shall validate what I write: When foolishness from all eyes evaporate The mortal warri......Read More
Categories: contention, conflict, marriage, men, religion,
Form: Free verse
...A masterful dilemma; Did I mention; The contention; Dead overdressed pallbearers; 6 figures; Un moving vigour; Did I mention; Unloved catfished; Make a wi......Read More
Categories: contention, analogy, anxiety, confusion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Only a dream, Dr King
..., a beautiful dream But like all dreams, only that... Today in 2020, an eminently qualified woman dropped out of contention for the Vice-Presidential slot on the Democratic ticket for November for one reason, and only one reason......Read More
Categories: contention, america, dream, leadership, political,
Form: Free verse
... no contention only one common goal ;Pains pains pains with hands like darks fangs deepened down the brain emmmmmmmm~~~~~ ......Read More
Categories: contention, absence, angel, bible,
Form: Free verse
Variant Virtues Cum Vices you've won punctured patience? yet you've begotten sassy sentience! if a gaunt grape tree bears pear what's your contention, or boar bear? trade not lanky love with a lout make moaning ocean her pool, she'll pout give what'ver y......Read More
Categories: contention, philosophy, wisdom,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member I heard something on the wireless
...n of virus In some province far away. I didn’t pay much attention As it seemed a distant threat. Well that was my contention So I didn’t break a sweat The message, soon transparent, Warned that death was prowling by, It was pain......Read More
Categories: contention, change, endurance, humanity, loneliness,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Various Heresies 3
...s until its sheds red-gilded leaves: then heaven grieves love's tiny pool of crimson recrimination against God, its contention of the price of salvation. These industrious trees, endlessly losing and re-losing their leaves, finall......Read More
Categories: contention, america, bible, christian, god,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Inside Out
...ceration An extrovert shut up and inside Climbed into tupperware as his guide Held in detention He gained contention But then the lid was dissatisfied 28th April ......Read More
Categories: contention, angst,
Form: Limerick

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