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Corruption Poems | Examples of Corruption Poetry

Corruption Poems - Examples of all types of corruption 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 corruption.

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Too many people are sick and dying; So many families are upset and crying. Violence has erupted and lives are devastated: The world is filled with fear and hatred. 2021 is finally here: We need to make some drastic changes...Read More
Categories: anti bullying, change, corruption,
Form: Verse

How did we come to this
When I was a child, I thought like a child, played like a child, free of worry and stress, innocently happy. I dreamt of knights and dragons, of spaceships and adventure, my Chi clear and peaceful as the sea. But now...Read More
Categories: anxiety, betrayal, change, corruption,
Form: Sonnet
We the People
We are the people of the past and the present that you have failed to represent. We freeze in fear of the current fate of our vitality and of our future fertility We are those that pay...Read More
Categories: america, betrayal, corruption, fate,
Form: Political Verse
Truth belies
I know not what the tongues have twisted, I know not what the eyes have forseen, I know not what the ears have heard, All is known what's nothing but an illusion. When the words that fell...Read More
Categories: corruption, discrimination, evil, fate,
Form: Free verse
Transfer of Power
I dream a world of contrasts and evolution Bold smartness and resolution In so much as: Flat things are flat for all people, and shades of gray are not adulterated by photoshopping. Facts and opinions regain their identities. Deception is an...Read More
Categories: corruption, dream, political,
Form: Free verse

The Brooding Storm
Dark black ominous clouds move slowly across the mortal sphere. A promising downpour threatens the unrest souls. Thunderous voices of indigenous cultural split the mortal sphere. This brooding storm, created from fallacies that suffocated the truth. Forceful winds of...Read More
Categories: corruption,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The First Gathering, The Wrath, The Return Of Zeus
***************************************** The First Gathering, The Wrath, The Return Of Zeus ( "Wherein Fate and Destiny Reign Over Blind Worship ) Else the throngs of mortals find the truth, teeming in the angry hordes they may, forget to pay...Read More
Categories: art, corruption, creation, imagination,
Form: Classicism
Premium Member Inauguration
Inauguration.. A preliminary message Ignited the chaos..featuring Sharpness and compression and Macabre hilarity.. penetrating our Heart of Democracy..the wounding Was not out there on the steps and rooms.. Those horrors seemed to harbor.. in the Moment..dark facades of fascism.. Until a...Read More
Categories: confidence, conflict, corruption, creation,
Form: Free verse
when you just don't care
more cash for this fake life that is my soul, less the less i bleed, the better for hollow and now they're dead strangled by the web of fame I want some caramel popcorn. ...Read More
Categories: corruption, anti bullying, birthday, books,
Form: Free verse
Bluebeard - Inauguration
Did you know? Did you see? Did you hear? Did you think? Did you hope? Did you sneer? For today is the day that Bluebeard goes away! Bid adieu to his mountainous rear! ...Read More
Categories: corruption, farewell, humor, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member denial casts 1st stone
hidden seeds are sewn ...Read More
Categories: corruption, judgement, poets,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member no room at the top
so the penny drops and the buck finally...Read More
Categories: allusion, america, corruption, goodbye,
Form: Senryu
The Journey of Crackers
Twelve Voyagers in transit, In the highways of Lokoja enroute Abuja, One man wanted the natural breeze, Another man wanted a treat to the ACs, The others absolutely wanted nothing. The first man got up, and Slid the windows open, After a...Read More
Categories: conflict, corruption, hilarious, journey,
Form: Didactic
Our page in history
This page in our history will not read too well in the future. Tomorrow’s scholars will sigh and balk when they try to argue or justify. Great minds of the future will not understand how...Read More
Categories: corruption, courage, destiny, fear,
Form: Free verse
You were Everything for me
You were everything for me And in our short stop in heaven I found my own light Shining brighter ‘Sensational’ you made me feel 2021 Modern love But alas- Restricted; Restriction, funny thing, For it is only in the mind. Overthinking Overthink For-see that...Read More
Categories: break up, conflict, corruption,
Form: Dramatic Verse

Specific Types of Corruption Poems

Definition | What is Corruption in Poetry?