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Cotton Poems - Poems about Cotton

Cotton Poems - Examples of all types of poems about cotton 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 cotton.

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Put to the Test
...no longer have the force of their meaning; Instead they stride and strut like peacocks preening. Futile arguments but cotton candy from sugar spun, Statements and claims from dirty washrags wrung. Truths now called out for being a kind ......Read More
Categories: cotton, poetry, society,
Form: Sonnet



Premium Member Shadow's Dark Apparel
...adow's Dark Apparel My shadow wears A slaw sunlight rain falls cloak’s darkness raincoat His hair is like matted cotton hair as natural as a desert bush my shadow is a cotton field being rain on moist sticky gummy blooms bushy p......Read More
Categories: cotton, analogy, anger, anxiety, dark,
Form: Free verse
Bourgeoisie Communism
...to control the world slaves used and abused, raped and whipped Yet slavery was not the only abuse of the time's Cotton factories in England, in Manchester employed mainly women from only nine years old to work on the floors of th......Read More
Categories: cotton, inspiration, international,
Form: Narrative
The Black Man
...his skin colour. Enslaved once more by laws of the old masters, The Black Man returns to a mental plantation picking cotton. Judged By the skin colour the Black Man continues in a race of life seeking equality and servile to Racism. ......Read More
Categories: cotton, abuse, africa, racism,
Form: Prose
Autumn glow
...d path of moram stones minuscule ice dust seated on my pink hands holding yours covered with a three-quarter thick cotton high neck navy blue t-shirt Our lips forgot their role as the eyes got hooked in looking at rows of the or......Read More
Categories: cotton, autumn,
Form: Free verse



Change of Season
...r Cool and prickly on the skin Clouds dense and low-hanging as though Stuck in the throat of heaven Like a ball of cotton Leaves changing to rust, gold, and bronze Curling into themselves, dropping from limbs Like fluttering origam......Read More
Categories: cotton, beautiful, celebration, creation, seasons,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member PANTHER
...roar builds up in the cat’s legendary dreams, sweet. Fire-breathing dragon flies above the score while the incessant cotton candy zephyr treats. Panther’s Seusslike spots entertain the crowd, spellbinding in optical illusionary sport......Read More
Categories: cotton, animal, imagery,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member COTTON TOP-
...Hair brain clogged pores Scrape congested cogwheel spores Covered chrome top 1970's hairstyle afro cro......Read More
Categories: cotton, addiction, analogy, image,
Form: Grook
Ancient lasting love
...s. Over a decade times five, was their glove. Two very different flows they overcame. She was as soft as a ball of cotton He as rugged as the edge of a cliff. Still waters and fierce currants went gotton. They blended together smoot......Read More
Categories: cotton, love, marriage,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member stroke of fortune
...raspberry sorbet and whipped cream self-flagellation removed the sour icing on the last cake and she stroked the cotton cloth with her calloused hands transcended a highway to heaven and took leave of her fear a crowd of bigo......Read More
Categories: cotton, celebration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Leaving the Farm
...meat III Clever, the ways to irrigate And turn a desert into a farm Hard, was the work to care for the Rows of cotton and maze that would be harvested for our money, maybe Some years it worked But for many, it did not Ther......Read More
Categories: cotton, family, farm,
Form: Rhyme
ThIcK
...d glass mirror looking back To dream a trip of light fandango carousel fairground ponies aboard a ferris wheel of cotton candy Clutching such winning prizes ranging from goldfish to teddy bears With a pocket full of sixpence le......Read More
Categories: cotton, slam,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WAYWARD BLUE-
...Wayward blue the open crisp skies the floating cotton balls the southern shores glow bronze sanded warm still beach Yet cool balming breeze articulates me New b......Read More
Categories: cotton, beautiful, blue, imagery, visionary,
Form: Free verse
Exotic bird
... no fear of breakage from gusty wind, gale or storm droppings cleared away too, No need to fly in search of twigs, cotton-fluff. Wings that shall never take her high, instincts long dead in heart, She –an exotic lovely bird cage......Read More
Categories: cotton, nature,
Form: Free verse
Cotton Cloud Haiku
...a white ball of fluff - skyward bound in mystery crucial for day dreams......Read More
Categories: cotton, nature, words,
Form: Haiku

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