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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.
Premium Member One World
One World many unique and diverse people. This system speaks about world peace. So many destructions, distractions and inessential wars For oil, control…. Are we free? Chains are just invisible until you are accused....Read More
Categories: america, character, conflict, corruption,
Form: Free verse

To A Better World
Categories: angel, community, corruption, emotions,
Form: I do not know?
What was his meaning
Categories: corruption, change, child, children, community,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Traumas
Did I create these inner demons named traumas to one self? Disappointments, depression, abandonment, daddy issues, mommy issues, insecurities, rape of one’s mind, body and soul only to recreate these unhealed illusions that often comes...Read More
Categories: abuse, bullying, corruption, environment,
Form: Free verse
Pleasure is his treasure
He lights cigarettes not his regular, The Poorest Tobacco making popular, For it parting with hard earned chinks And its service enjoying with blinks; Beer not his proclaimed Brand Still finds its way into his hand; To its bringer...Read More
Categories: addiction, corruption, drink, evil,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member How The Money Rolls In
To the tune of: “My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean” I My grandpa sells condoms to...Read More
Categories: corruption, humor,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member We Murder Children in America
I suppose one of the most awful parts Of the annual American tradition Like this Is that from just after lunch Those 19 2nd grade children Must remain in school until the next morning With their parents sitting on parking lot...Read More
Categories: anxiety, children, corruption, death,
Form: Free verse
so we scavenge, so we scrabble we sift through detritus of pathetic little histories, we search, we yearn, for more, for something worthwhile, for something good, epithanitic... but we fail, we succeed only doing ourselves the harm we so richly deserve...Read More
Categories: corruption, allah, allegory, angst, betrayal,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member United We Stand Divided we all fall
United we stand divided we all fall. Nowadays history seems to be having domino effects. attending public places of worship, public bathrooms, police brutality, institutions of learning, playgrounds, kidnappings are on the rise, hatred, jealousy...Read More
Categories: corruption, 3rd grade, anger, bereavement,
Form: Bio
Green Earth
Maintain a healthy standard of living Don’t murder, don’t rape, don’t con Be kind, be humble, be giving To keep the lights on Treat others as you’d have them treat you Give worship to Bezos and Elon Make sure...Read More
Categories: allusion, corruption, dark, evil,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Return to Seasons in Shadow
A Season for war We rage in twilight… At the edge of our reason. Winter surges at the realm, Summer comes to slay, Spring tries to heal, Fall loves the decay. Black branches clutch; Sun rays oppress the fortitude. Flowers fall to dust Leaves burn...Read More
Categories: corruption, adventure, allegory, allusion, analogy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member a coil of the labyrinth
A coil of the labyrinth winds deep into the night. A path that is tortuous and falls into terror turning left then suddenly right. Something sits in a dark room pondering the moves of kings. Hearts...Read More
Categories: corruption, adventure, allegory, allusion, analogy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Fractured Lands I
In impressions: I reflect... my expressions retract... In composite cycles I react... Burning optics of set cycles Spins Around Falling Down, Swirls, twirls to a stop. I see lightning striking the ground. Echos of reality Excite liquids lights of delight. Nanoseconds of thought, interact... Spun perceptions like spiders...Read More
Categories: corruption, allegory, allusion, analogy, angst,
Form: Free verse
The wrongs are all right and the rights are all wrong
I’ve decided to go mad, I mean truly insane. I live in a country where the people in power have killed the dignity and respect that once we’re main stays. We once had a sense of what’s...Read More
Categories: corruption, absence, abuse, anger, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Fox Duet
Ol' Hannity and Tucker, Now there's a real pair. Following the Trumpest drumbeat, Without rhythm to share. Both enjoy stirring the pot, Regardless of the brew. As long as...Read More
Categories: corruption,
Form: Quatrain

Specific Types of Corruption Poems

Definition | What is Corruption in Poetry?