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Duty Poems - Poems about Duty

Duty Poems - Examples of all types of poems about duty 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 duty.
PICTORIAL
...??•???PICTORIAL???•?? Close your eyes... Open it and see, Feed your sight as I spill, then follow me. Zoom deep and see words ???speak As my pen drips??& brings to life, like a trick,4 Thi......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, 1st grade,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Earth
... Earth I love to dwell on a hill slope Where humbly lies my humble home ......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, appreciation, beauty, earth, future,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Earth
...When I look past Earth's present pollution I see a planet of untold beauty. We need to fund a long-term solution, it's both our obligation and duty. Man's endless pursuit of progress an......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, angst, beautiful, earth, environment,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Dorothy Doo Wrong
...I have worked in ten schools as a school counselor. I have had twelve administrators over twenty-seven years. This one was the quintessential ridiculous administrator. Let’s call her Dorothy Doo W......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, work,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member ALMOND BROWN EyEs-
...A duty of a gentleman is to gently place his lips upon the forehead on the face ---of a delightful Chosen One eyes of almond brown such as a lightly kiss the eye in the middle ......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, appreciation, celebration, devotion, i
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Dorothy Doo Wrong
...I have worked in ten schools as a school counselor. I have had twelve administrators over twenty-seven years. This one was the quintessential ridiculous administrator. Let’s call her Dorothy Doo W......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, school,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Shape Shifting Soul
... Written: June 1st 2024, For Unseeking Seeker Contest "here I am in human form but it was not always quite so earth is not the only planet I’ve been to through past life regress......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, angel, death, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ledger of Love: PART II
... Ledger of Love In the shadows of the Victorian night, Where candles flicker with amorous light, A forbidden love fiercely burns, In a pounding heart, passion yearns. Amidst the lace......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, break up, emotions, heartbroken,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Ledger of Love: PART I
... Ledger of Love In the dim-lit chambers of the Victorian home, Resides a wife, her heart a silent tome. Once, love’s flame burned bright within her breast, But now a thin whisp, a ghost......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, confusion, desire, heartbreak, longing,
Form: Narrative
In Their Honor
...On this day, I think of those who gave it all for a cause, answered the call to duty and service. I often wonder, what compels one to make such a profound sacrifice, how to quantify such brave......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, appreciation, memorial day, remembrance
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mount Moriah
...First person narrative from the perspective of a mountain… Isaiah 55:12 “ For ye shall go out with joy and be led forth with peace: the mountains and hills shall break forth before you into singin......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, bible, christian, creation, faith,
Form: Narrative
Yashodhara - Buddha
...A shadow dims Yashodhara's vibrant gaze, "My love," she murmurs, "lost in wisdom's maze. A prince you were, with riches at your hand, Yet craved a truth beyond this earthly land.” "A deeper ......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, confidence, heartbroken, husband, i
Form: Free verse
Silence reigns supreme in my reich
...Silence reigns supreme in my reich No don (except me) doth trumpet within the aborted barren reach of freedoms within expansive realm, I annexed courtesy manifest destiny, which peoples now in......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, absence, abuse, addiction, anger,
Form: Free verse
War
... Global tensions now starting to increase we have been warned many times before Every brother sister nephew and niece future generations will be paying for Agai......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, write,
Form: Rhyme
this isn't me
...What am I doing? This Isn't me. I'm watching myself Commit the unthinkable in The name of duty and I hate it. Everyone is heralding me A hero When I only feel like the villain Who actual......Read the rest...
Categories: duty, corruption, political, repetition, violence,
Form: Free verse

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