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Despoil Poems - Poems about Despoil

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Arius
...Unholy heretic your relics despoil Augustine in tears —embracing the shame (Dreamsleep: August, 2022) ......Read More
Categories: despoil, religious,
Form: Free verse



TODAY
...Today was not so bad, Yesterday, pure horror; Tomorrow, I cannot predict, Yet in terror I live; A touch so much I dread, For suspicion is my daily bread; Every word a leery undertone, Every sm......Read More
Categories: despoil, child abuse, children, depression,
Form: Free verse
War Mars the Face of Man
...War mars the face of Man, Pitied, unpitied. Though This be known to all men, We realists connive. Thrice-prancing priests in March Have made red their faces, Have conspired to despoil Anew sum......Read More
Categories: despoil, conflict, mythology, war,
Form: Political Verse
Uncertainties Lair
...Sneaking into the enemy camp, the guards all fast asleep Crawling past the sorrow and pain, old promises to keep Deep within the saboteurs grasp, for one last time, alone Burrowing into u......Read More
Categories: despoil, betrayal,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Wisdom a la Sophie
... Wisdom à la Sophie ---------------------- Behind calm mind can come a fear, So conquer it, and sprightly. A fear must not despoil your year. Quick, quell it. Live y......Read More
Categories: despoil, inspirational, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme



Christmas Dinner
...The ham was golden brown With glazed sugar upon it The Turkey was there to A breast for you and a thigh for me The yams just came out of the oven I need a mixed drink Father is in watching TV......Read More
Categories: despoil, christmas, drink,
Form: I do not know?
Ode Of Famine
...A prosy prose for deity to mourn, As the hunger stricken wobbles the ground. Oh! the old retinues that feed besides our ribs. Come again with their unbearable tax payers, While the labourers' st......Read More
Categories: despoil, society,
Form: Blank verse
Commas Count
...War mars the face of man. Though this be known to all men we realists connive. Thrice-prancing priests in March have made red their faces, have conspired anew to despoil summer's increase, ov......Read More
Categories: despoil, war,
Form: Free verse
how to kill a ghost
...I try to be good I work and play  to cause disarray I fume and let it all mushroom I engage in wanton acts of guile I act not as the contrary child  I do it all but not for a smile  To kill a ......Read More
Categories: despoil, hilarious,
Form: Verse
THE BIG QUESTION
... THE BIG QUESTION Are you ever curious about your last day on earth Does it make you question just what was your worth Were your acts always equitable towards Man and Beast Did you hel......Read More
Categories: despoil, animal, emotions, farewell, imagery,
Form: Couplet
This Vale Of Tears
..."I could a tale unfold Whose lightest word would harrow up thy soul" When these words Shakespeare wrote Little did he think how hard they smote The hearts of men drowning in toil Amid gross......Read More
Categories: despoil, angst, death, grief, war,
Form: Rhyme
Uncertainties Lair
...Sneaking into the enemy camp, the guards now fast asleep Crawling past the sorrow and pain, old promises to keep Now inside the enemy camp, for one last time, alone Burrowing into u......Read More
Categories: despoil, truth,
Form: Rhyme
VETERANS DAY 2
...VETERANS’ DAY 2 by JOHN M. ARRIBAS There’s no coin of the realm to pay for his time For the innocence stolen from him in his prime No one can know of the anima lost in the field Or the t......Read More
Categories: despoil, appreciation, devotion, freedom, giving,
Form: Rhyme
life with Trump IX
...Cumander-in-Chief Father Trump Will frack you and leave you a dump For riches like oil The Earth he'll despoil While searching for what's next to hump Author's note: The "anti-christ" has go......Read More
Categories: despoil, abuse, appreciation, future, universe,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member A GRINCH'S LAMENT
...A Grinch’s Lament/with apologies I remember the Christmas I first met the Grinch his whining, his snarling, his poke, and his pinch I never knew why - but I liked him right off his yellowis......Read More
Categories: despoil, christmas, humor,
Form: Verse

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