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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.
Damaged mind
I despise how you make me feel. Every breath I draw I crave it to be my last. The way I daydream about my death you'll think I was the grim reaper here to drag you...Read More
Categories: corruption, death, deep, emotions,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Hymn to Hope
12/6/2023 The wild winds tossed my hair… without mercy and in various directions. I desired a beautiful...Read More
Categories: character, corruption, creation, imagery,
Form: Rhyme
Power over power Is a demon, who has silky, smooth, skin. With a diamond on his tongue, he will string you along, till you let, him,...Read More
Categories: black african american, corruption,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Forever
I think Which takes my mind to the brink I think I'm the one that don't belong Same old song Don't fit So alone I sit If I stay away from people, they won't be so mad. Makes...Read More
Categories: anger, corruption, hate,
Form: Rhyme
Narcissistic Commitment
People don’t think of you the way that you like who do you think you’re conning when talking all that ite blagging everybody you come into contact with proud of the first opportunity to take...Read More
Categories: abuse, betrayal, conflict, corruption,
Form: Rhyme

The Open Door
He stood in front of the open door pacing upon down the fifth floor with hands rubbing into each other and eyes penetrating the hill. He was sending a silent message to universe to reverse...Read More
Categories: corruption, abuse, age, change, child,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Weakness Son, it Lives in the Eyes
Feel the fear rushing through your pulse I'm sure it's nothing like the pain I was forced to endure I'm sure it's nothing but a misplaced heart beat Like what happens when you're lying But I'm...Read More
Categories: corruption, introspection, perspective, repetition,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Slumber Party Seance
The sun was blinding but not as much as your rounded oceans Sparkling like a firecracker Like the first tinges of a lighter Hold it up to me and see my eyebrows twitch As the...Read More
Categories: analogy, corruption, emo, extended
Form: Free verse
Political Bird
The eagle flies with two wings, the left and the right working together The right says it's good but the left says it's better But the body is one, resting at the center The stabilizing, driving force of both...Read More
Categories: america, business, corruption, political,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The switch; no carrot'
House of commons, Quebec i think,? questions and Odd answers; the air waxed thick..up to point..' debate Was staged, till the veil of control, almost got frayed.' Yet oppression was to carry this bout' the speaker flipped And...Read More
Categories: appreciation, conflict, corruption,
Form: Rhyme
This Is Not My Body
This is not my body. This body is crooked and broken. A million pieces of shattered glass… A mosaic of all my failures. A puzzle of all my feelings. This is not my body. This body has been touched and twisted, By...Read More
Categories: corruption, 10th grade, anxiety, beautiful,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Corruption of Modern Times aka Colonization of the Sacred
("Before And After Science", 2023, original encaustic) The Corruption of Modern Times aka Colonization of the Sacred There are traditions Passed down in ear-whisper lineages And Dead Sea scrolls Dream journeys and alien visitations These are the timeless traditions of the...Read More
Categories: corruption, psychological, spiritual,
Form: Narrative
Only in Congress
Only in Congress could somebody lie And earn more than a nurse or a teacher, With tales so outrageous no one could deny That his chutzpah must be his best feature. Expelled by his peers (he refused to resign), Representative...Read More
Categories: corruption,
Form: Rhyme
The Roots Crowd My Reflection
I’m not you. And I never will be. Even though as each day dies off, I’ve come to notice you in passing windows. When it should be me looking back, I realize that I’m the apple that fell. Far too close...Read More
Categories: corruption, 10th grade, abuse, body,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dan the dil'
Dan was such an ardent fan of schwab and scoros Who had evil plans, he toadied up this man from Wangeratta didn't give a damn' his pebble specs were Focused on, the denigration of Victorians.' Well just you Wait...Read More
Categories: appreciation, christmas, corruption, evil,
Form: Rhyme

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