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Decrepit Poems - Poems about Decrepit

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Childhood Waits
...When born as old then aging young Youth before us with laughter sung Each day better than one before Sick or senile the past absorbs Born decrepit our weakness shows A mother’s milk of......Read More
Categories: decrepit, age, childhood, future, joy,
Form: Rhyme



A Cure is Vengeance
...They are telling us we need to be cured. They are telling us they are trying to keep us comfortable. By plastering us with sticky bandages as if we are mummies. They say we are decrepit mumm......Read More
Categories: decrepit, angst, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member MY PALMS WOUNDED IN BATTLE
...rain taunted the mood one drop at a time like sand through the hourglass no snow in no man’s land only poured out on top of decrepit heads with expectations over said heads it’s snowi......Read More
Categories: decrepit, angst, christian,
Form: Free verse
Between the Years
...I see the elderly in the young. I see them carrying home in a string bag, onions, large carrots pale red nub-ends poking through tattered holes. A scarf tied over thinning gray hair. A face b......Read More
Categories: decrepit, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Old Wood Stove
...While in an antique shop, I came across a wood stove The cast iron, covered in rust, had seen better times I admired it as it stood within this vast treasure trove There's no doubt the antique wor......Read More
Categories: decrepit, childhood, family, growing up,
Form: Rhyme



Stars of Clarity
...Echoes of your diffusive elegies, in the core of your rare piercing beautiful soul, recollections of somber yesteryears, sprouting deep lacerations and stigmatized unseen wounds, blackened in your go......Read More
Categories: decrepit, deep, emotions, for her,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Wicked Sense of Humour
... “You have a wicked sense of humour” Someone recently chided Twisting what seem like serious events Into silliness quite one sided That's why I'm here to lighten things up Adding suns......Read More
Categories: decrepit, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Body Ails Yet Spirit Soars
...Fifty-one autumns ago on a vibrant blue sky morn, I was running in my high school girl's cross-country race in Bethpage Park, Long Island, N.Y., as many ponytails bounced under canopies of red, o......Read More
Categories: decrepit, 7th grade, 8th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Paint By Numbers
...Attempted paint by numbers, but it cheats with letters that mix in unexplainable hues, distorting, desecrating - I’m complaining. Not at all lavender in the sky, but peach. It bobs at eye-level. I......Read More
Categories: decrepit, art,
Form: Free verse
Old Wood Stove
...While in an antique shop, I came across a wood stove The cast iron, covered in rust, had seen better times I admired it as it stood within this vast treasure trove There's no doubt the antique wor......Read More
Categories: decrepit, childhood, growing up, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Supporting Earthpeace
...Systemic trauma may be a more inclusive and challenging way of saying: Systemic racism, homophobia, sexism, ableism, discrimination, prejudice, bigotry, avoiding fear then anger aggressively ......Read More
Categories: decrepit, culture, earth, games, health,
Form: Parallelismus Membrorum
Premium Member A Phantom of Love
...All alone you sit there in grip of graveyard, hosting demonic thoughts, Listening to cries of tombstones, squalling from lovers’ somber epitaphs, Recounting how you chased prospects, innocent souls......Read More
Categories: decrepit, death, lust, sorrow,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Crones Discuss Who Is Old
...They are aged, decrepit, seriously weird old crones Gladys said I cannot believe they are alive, they probably should be dead She is the kind of Alzheimer’s lady who says whatever is in her head S......Read More
Categories: decrepit, age,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Wicked Sense of Humour
...“You have a wicked sense of humour” Someone recently chided Twisting what seem like serious events Into silliness quite one sided That's why I'm here to lighten things up Adding sunshi......Read More
Categories: decrepit, fun,
Form: Rhyme
My Cigarette Lighter
...Vicky my poor widow and maid I had to pause and write you this page A passing though my love has made to mention you and the love I caged My sight was your prisoner when ever you were around D......Read More
Categories: decrepit, character, for her, love,
Form: Rhyme

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