Addiction Family Poems

These Addiction Family poems are examples of Family poems about Addiction. These are the best examples of Family Addiction poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberNo Doctor I Do Not Need Sleep by Caren Krutsinger
Twelve days of sleep deprivation has thrown
Aunt Zee into full blown manic.
And it did not help that a young
cute female doctor who was trying
to please,...

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Categories: family, abuse, addiction, bullying, child

Premium MemberLiving With The Wolfman by Caren Krutsinger
She stopped smiling as soon as she picked up the subtle slow opening of the front door.  Jake, her grown up three-year-old stopped playing....

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Categories: abuse, addiction, anger, family,



reverse orbitz by matthew harris
Mach my words, that time travel aye
foresee (rather than being 
     at a stand still, nee frozen 
   ...

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Categories: 11th grade, family, farewell,

GOT ADDICTED: by Aliza Kashmala Kiran
GOT ADDICTED:
(POEM ABOUT REAL LOVE OF LIFE PARTNER)
Dishonest, the heart is very dishonest.
It is not easy to make it understand.
Dishonest, the heart is very dishonest.
It...

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Categories: desire, destiny, family, husband,

Gene Trees by Sona Wilae
What say you, when the rent is due?
Why shrill squalid souls for cheap wine?
Your children await greens and bread,
swollen stomachs of dark unrest.

Ghosts permeate their...

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Categories: family, addiction, anxiety, baby, dream,

A RIVER THAT RUNS THROUGH EVERY PLACE I'VE NEVER BEEN by Chasen Mercier
mom always told me to be aware of my surroundings / especially if I ever found myself in  the  dark / if my...

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Categories: family, addiction, betrayal, depression, drink,

Billy And Bubba by curtis johnson

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Categories: family, addiction, america, blessing, christian,

Premium MemberDying roots by Tony Brady
Many people I know have done disgusting things.
I tend to pretend they wouldn’t perform such acts,
either for the sake of others or for themselves.
still the...

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Categories: family, abuse, addiction, dark, death,

Message from the Raven by Marsha Miller
Oh Raven, Raven where were thee,
Flying high? On the ground? In a fruit filled tree?
I'd hoped and hoped that you'd appear
to give me proof that...

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Categories: family, absence, addiction, bereavement, bird,

Pasta by Nicholas Cali
Sold this soul so long ago
to a single-horned devil named hunger
Like my ancestors did
The transgression we all previewed in talks between bowls of spaghetti
dragged out...

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Categories: family, abuse, addiction, anger, angst,

She's A Disappointment by Emaka Abbott
Family keeping secrets from the disappointment of a daughter.
No fun.  No trust.  No support.  No love.  No love.  No nothing.
She...

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Categories: family, addiction, dark, deep, depression,

problems in a bottle by Alex Duffy
When life is coming at me full throttle
Sometimes I think I should bury my problems in the bottle
Empty the vodka out and then Cry in...

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Categories: addiction, deep, emotions, family,

Toppling Fortress Part 2 by Duncan R. M. Ferguson
So yes needless to say's weighed 
heavily on me
The news that my younger sister
for the most part of this year's
had to deal with cancer
But good...

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Categories: family, feelings, life, strength,

1 ford, 1 tree, 1 families hearts bleed by Denise Hopkins
Born May of '75 in Adelaide, South Australia
given the sweet name Denise, life had thrown hard at her from birth
always giving it everything, smiled at...

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Categories: family, absence, addiction, adventure, anxiety,

A Mothers Love by Christopher Flaherty
Mother

Yes,
You are a spiteful drunk
So what does that make me?
Your bitch
Your punk

I can never tell
Is this you talking
Or merely the drink
And tilt your face please
You...

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Categories: family,

The Banker and the Bastard by Wayne Power
Born to different fathers they were never that close
But their mother insisted they keep in touch
They never had much in common apart from the love...

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Categories: family, addiction, brother, care, career,

HER CURRENT CALL by CHICANO EDDIE
"HER CURRENT CALL"


out of the fire
her mother is gone
her brother is gone
her sister is gone
her sex is gone
she's reached 
adulthood.

she throws a tantrum
she loses her...

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Categories: family, addiction, anger, boyfriend, brother,

PROMISED CHILD by Lynward McKee
I dreamed I saw an infant child fall from a changing table.
Flailing then to rise again, I thought he was not able.

But, he struggled until...

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Categories: family, abuse, addiction, black african

Family condemned by Mark Paul van der Merwe
Crammed in a 2 bedroom apartment, 4 girls 1 boy.
Many a day and night screams were heard,
just another beating was shared,
painful tears and hurt, eventually...

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Categories: family, abuse, addiction, dark, death,

-Behind Bars- by Jenni Kalicharan
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Our parents, they longed for you so...
When you were born, their eyes they did glow.
Another Prince amongst seven Flowers,
You brought to them, so many happy...

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Categories: addiction, brother, childhood, family,