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Despotic Poems - Poems about Despotic

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Premium Member Brink of Disaster
...ink of disaster. We need always be prepared for the next one For they will come, surely, as the sun rises and sets Despotic-minded individuals will seek positions With no regard for their country’s well-being Ordinary folks being mer......Read More
Categories: despotic, perspective, political, power,
Form: Blank verse



Premium Member A Note to Putin
...arnage for an expansion of your land It appears that you are facing imminent defeat. With the world’s most despised despotic rulers Certainly, your name will go down in history – With Stalin, Hitler, Idi Amin, all depraved monsters W......Read More
Categories: despotic, war,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Blue Sky, Why
...re world, not just his country standing alone - the entire world is now held dangling over damnation in the despotic lunatic's next deliberately contrived Hitler Holocaust? For the end of the world is here, he says - thi......Read More
Categories: despotic, courage, humanity, leadership, light,
Form: Narrative
Acquiescence begets hegemony
...ing ground of many a dissident) if anyone among bajillions of serfs heard to badmouth, denounce, find fault... with despotic, cruel, bristling, autocrat... Meanwhile, these remaining cherished hours, minutes, and seconds before Uni......Read More
Categories: despotic, abuse, anger, beautiful, city,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Caught
...fool) Watching the battle go on and on . . . . . . and on the warfare continues - A game of Armageddon. With despotic palaver The pawn is sent To the enemy campsite To sow discontent. Rhapsodic dolt, (he’s quite the fool) ......Read More
Categories: despotic, anger, hair, political,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Suction And Phantom
...though the disagreement and ten quarrels. Also, despite the gloom and the weather trials. we were unsure about the despotic reign of the ego Men are humiliated by this act, as well as their credo At what point did tyrants' control ......Read More
Categories: despotic, analogy, anger, bereavement, betrayal,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member The Adolescence Of An Inquisitive Boy
...c showing eagerness, zest, vigor, intensity, and an extraordinary drive to succeed in dangerous ordeals to avenge the despotic regimes that only believed in power and oppression of feelings, denying one the right to excel: avoid the cha......Read More
Categories: despotic, beauty, betrayal, books, character,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Bamburgh
...lood. It speaks of deeds both dark and heroic, of evil villains and the truly good, and markers left both kindly and despotic . All were aware of centuries long gone, of conflicts won and lost upon this shore and loves and lives both ......Read More
Categories: despotic, allegory, history,
Form: Rhyme
Medieval Poems III
...Medieval Poems Deor's Lament (Anglo Saxon poem, circa 10th century AD) loose translation/interpretation by Mich......Read More
Categories: despotic, england, grief, poems, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Halloween Poems
...no choice. We are his prey, plump and fragrant, and if we pray to avoid him, he prays to find us... prays to some despotic hooded God whose benediction is the humid blood he lusts to taste. Revenge of the Halloween Monsters ......Read More
Categories: despotic, children, grave, halloween, horror,
Form: Rhyme
Unbelieving Believers
...t abort sleep My mind goes on a pilgrimage to the sky The view from above makes heaven cry The earth is plagued with despotic souls And altars of different creeds are soaked With the blood of innocent worshippers Spilled in mortal co......Read More
Categories: despotic, devotion, religion, religious, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Canadian's Letter to Americans: A Thousand Points of Light
...ts Succoured by racism systemic Slavery endemic Economy touted To all ‘trickle down’ Not even believed by Despotic clowns Adulation for autocrats Fictional ‘Deep State’ disdained Putin holds reins Interference disclaim......Read More
Categories: despotic, conflict, corruption, leadership, power,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WRITING IN THE NOW
...s? Of that, dare not your soul ever move nor start. This world of writing, utterly unreal. Where imagery is some despotic king?P And long words you must look up to somehow beauty reveal? To then bow low and kiss a poet's ring?......Read More
Categories: despotic, feelings, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Onward: To American Protesters
...ouls* and gone to extremes Should be chained with all its puppet regimes. This wrathful river that shall overthrow Despotic palaces as a last blow Is our age-old festered, deferred dream flow.† To behave as humans they had much tim......Read More
Categories: despotic, america, anger, world,
Form: Tristich
William Dunbar: Lament for the Makaris translation
...narmored under helm and shield) sole Victor of each red mêlée ... how the fear of Death dismays me! that strange, despotic Beast tears from its mother’s breast the babe, full of benignity ... how the fear of Death dismays me! H......Read More
Categories: despotic, death, evil, fear, poets,
Form: Elegy

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