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Homeless Poems - Poems about Homeless

Homeless Poems - Examples of all types of poems about homeless 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 homeless.
What is Justice
...no longer needs someone? When they are looked upon and not regarded as a daughter or son? Then what is justice to the homeless? No property, forever known as the throne-less Scrapping over scraps, neglected to be fed Left on the side o......Read More
Categories: homeless, poetry, political, poverty, power,
Form: Rhyme



The Rock
...The man who lost his money got a horrible nasty shock When the world called him homeless and his government a rock......Read More
Categories: homeless, analogy, money, poverty,
Form: Quatrain
Homeless
...The man who lost his money got a horrible nasty shock When the government called him homeless and his money got to talk......Read More
Categories: homeless, analogy, assonance, money, poverty,
Form: Quatrain
Love letter to the American Dream
...as happened to my American Dream?” The people cry, “Promised were we, a welcome-world For the tired, the lost and homeless.” “Whim, Were those words. Turn back. As lies you were told.” The titan glare glowed world wide, gates we......Read More
Categories: homeless, america, immigration,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Life on a Stormy Sea
...elines held no appeal, for I belonged to the sea Life was a series of rom-coms and dramatic reruns. I felt like I was homeless, floating in life's debris. I swam with the ebbing tide, seeking a placid shore where my hopes and dreams w......Read More
Categories: homeless, life, longing,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Degradation
...homeless man on the edge of the park devours his gifted pizza crumbs stick to his dirt streaked face like lay......Read More
Categories: homeless, angst, dark, grief, identity,
Form: Free verse
I saw a praying mantis
...ng, filled with sadness in their heart I pray for lonely people who have not a place to start” “I pray for all the homeless who are living on the street I pray they find some shelter and some food that they can eat” “I pray for an......Read More
Categories: homeless, prayer,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Angel in Rags, Viet Nam Story
...in her young life, she has seen the real side of war. The evil that war is, the gut wrenching terror. The life of a homeless child on the streets of a city in Viet Nam. Medals? While they give them out, give one to the children tha......Read More
Categories: homeless, angst, children, war,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Relaxing in Central Park
...atural wonders A shirtless man wearing low-riding jeans Two women buxom and bold, stalking, While an older gentleman homeless, I suspect Stakes a claim on a rickety old bench. Teenagers are playing flag football nearby A tiny tot look......Read More
Categories: homeless, people, places, writing,
Form: Free verse
Bring Me Home
...Bring me home, oh Lord, to a land of wonder, Where I can tell you my triumphs- For in the glory of this effervescent ......Read More
Categories: homeless, angst, anxiety, bereavement, christian,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Wasted
...ous child Now grown, drug addicted and broken Spirit and soul defiled Existing only for the next fix Unkept and homeless Feeding their habit Earning money doing tricks Sleeping on filthy streets Scrounging through disgusting t......Read More
Categories: homeless, addiction, drug, lost, sad,
Form: Rhyme
The Train of Freedom
...Just how far is the train of freedom from the discriminated son? Just how far is the train of freedom from the black homeless child? Just how far is the train of freedom from the disabled poet? And just how far are the winds of change ......Read More
Categories: homeless, africa, anger, anti bullying,
Form: Elegiac Lyric
Lost Man Part 2
...have some fun, Left - bible, Right - gun. The humble man. Afghanistan. Turns white with fear. Lost man. The homeless man, Kicks the can Gives up his fight Lost man Depths beneath the fluid sand. A hidden city You can`t u......Read More
Categories: homeless, conflict,
Form: Verse
Homeless
...I was born out of hopelessness. To a family, I am not possessed. Those loving faces were all a dream. I am ......Read More
Categories: homeless, hurt, mental illness,
Form: Rhyme
the ancient future
...g lies oh what a miracle come on we're being cynical we hid look what you did plastic rockets and talking pockets a homeless with end sign what an apocalyptic pantomime she wore the orbits for a necklace and the planets are nothing b......Read More
Categories: homeless, creation, culture, deep, destiny,
Form: Rhyme

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