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Helpless Poems - Poems about Helpless

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Premium Member Cry Uncle
... Neither bells rang nor rifles sounded The transition quiet neither looting nor riots A veritable coup pulled off by old pros ~ helpless, pinned to the ground ......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, change, political, power, today,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member I feel a choir of raw throats shouting hoarse warnings and then quieting
...I feel a choir of raw throats shouting hoarse warnings and then quieting, Leaving a nervous stillness trembling on the lips of the morning, Or riding the scrolling text at the bottom of the TV scre......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dereliction of Duty
...From the top to the bottom, The world is nothing If not a flaming cauldron Pulling us in, you, me, each and every one Down a slippery slope Into the breach Because we can and must, And when......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, perspective, world,
Form: Free verse
Love and Sun
...Love is like a sun Exciting on its first rise Sunrise is dazzling, energizing Warmth felt As day gets longer Its warmth cozies Then it intensifies at noon Overwhelming hotness Too much to bea......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, day, love, sun,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member PRAISE BE TO GOD FOR ADMONISHING US TO FEAR HIM REVERENTIALLY
...July 20 Praises to God Bible Meditations Based on Proverbs 24-26 Key Verse – Proverbs 24:21 My son, fear thou the LORD and the king: and meddle not with them that are given to change. ......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, bible, blessing, christian, faith,
Form: Alliteration



Premium Member Little Sister
...“I see a white dove fly across the sky everyday as it wears a dazzling rainbow halo; one day as the morn unfurls I will be that white dove .” Quote by Poet Sister, you are so dearl......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, bereavement,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Elegy for Old Growth
...Elegy – 7-17-24 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Elegy for Old Growth Through measures of metered melancholy The tattered winds sing a rent elegy, A pensive wai......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, death, life, nature,
Form: Elegy
Water's Design
...Too soft to describe with words Letters have sharp edges And speech can’t define If peace were a river I would be a leaf Falling in my deadness The freshness of green gone Helpless as I am......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, freedom, hope, humanity, river,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Stare Into the Water
...I Stare Into the Water I stare into the water (The water stares back at me) In harmony with Terra Mater, I expend no energy. Without a paddle or wind to sail, My prospects are unavai......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, fate, imagery, perspective,
Form: Verse
Come back
...What can I do, what can I say, anything to help take the pain away. Feeling so helpless, I brought you into this world, but can not save you, I say goodbye every night, with hope your still a......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, daughter, mental health, mental
Form: Free verse
Misplaced Maternal Instinct, Part I
...I head an interesting thought on the state of the world today, about the wokeness, the PC, and why we’re degrading this way, That tied it to something that we often celebrate quite a lot, that ......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, community, confusion, culture, humanity,
Form: Rhyme
held hostage
...Heartfelt honesty is what I need from you Feeling held hostage in my own home too It’s untrue what you say — I’m so-called genuine Thanks for your kindness today, but where have you been? I ex......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, angst, conflict, courage,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Domestic violence survivor killed
...Domestic violence survivor killed after reporting my abusive ex husband to the fbi he’d began extreme attacks on me mental cruelty mostly first hitting me in my back with a brick I still stayed what ......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, anti bullying, anxiety, corruption,
Form: Free verse
The Burnt Molt of a Molten Phoenix' Rising
...Its been a show of force since my ancestors first swam over the umbilical. A strain of Loathing rings in our ears, A dog-whistle held by my personal demon, it's engraved with my name. I smile when ......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, addiction, chocolate, friendship, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Reflection of Rain
... October Rain Is it simply a case of precipitation, moist warm air condensation or are they God’s tears showering us with love, as rain washes away our sorrows, in the hope of bright......Read the rest...
Categories: helpless, analogy, metaphor, rain,
Form: Free verse

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