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Ill Gotten Poems - Poems about Ill Gotten

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Premium Member The Greater Treasure
...What motivates you, O noble man, To seek your fortune among the damned Earth’s glories, the seat of utmost desire, Seeking riches in the muck and mire. Find riches pursuing happiness,......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, happiness, health, philosophy, success,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Halloween in the West Virginia Hills
...As kids growing up in the hills of West Virginia, We were poor, but no one was any better off. Halloween was a time we looked forward to, But there was no money for the store-bought st......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, childhood, halloween, mountains, poverty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member By Nature's Mother Tongue
..."The streams are my veins." Coursing through my limbs, the streams are my veins Just as the wind is the breath in each lung Blowing dry sand far across desert plains by Nature’s moth......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, nature, river,
Form: Roundel
Premium Member Belief System 2
... "The streams are my veins." Can you hear the drum beats of fear as do I? Does the mere sound of these fears make you want to CRY? You don't want to believe it, and hope it's all a 'Big LIE'......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, change, christian, world,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Belief System
... Can you hear the drum beats of fear as do I? Does the mere sound of those fears make you want to CRY? You don't want to believe it, and hope it's all a 'Big LIE'. Whether true or false, it's b......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, bible, christian, fear, jesus,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member A Cup Runneth Over
...A Cup Runneth Over His cup runneth over, yet he craves more As flights of hubris on wings of greed soar, Rich is the life of caviar and champagne, Where ruthlessness wins his races in f......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, emotions, humanity, perspective,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An Early Morn Stroll Into Heavenly Sent Bliss
... A New Light, Bright Rays That Are Sent To Heal New light, brighter rays bequeathed to heal those deep aching fears, terrors of the night, those wicked world uses to sweet joy kill in its ev......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, art, creation, deep, dream,
Form: Rhyme
Faint of Heart
...6/19/22 This is not for the faint of heart Another brain fart While working by a hay cart Near waters full of grey sharks At night it all turned way dark In order to get it done, had to take ......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, dark, deep, life, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member In Due Time
...Eyes haughty and full of pride. They cause their very own divide. Nothing good comes from ill-gotten-gain. In due time they’ll reap their pain. Their blessings will become a curse; Search ......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, christian,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member In Pursuit of Wisdom
... Appeasements have the fragrance of folly to the wise. From the lips of the unwise, the tongue knows no boundary. When warranted expectancies vanish, the unexpected will rise. Insincerity of hear......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme
A View for All
... Shipped across borders, They found a home within its walls, Hoodwinked, They let go of their treasures, In exchange for something unmatched in value, They call them uncivilised carvings......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, history, remember,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Drunken Driving
... He was known to be a carefree dandy Once he got boozed up with brandy Driving his new car He felt flying in the air He wailed, “The brake doesn’t come handy” Because of over speed, broke t......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, car, care, drink,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Love of Money
...For the love of money is the root of all evil.” - 1 Timothy 6:10 A dollar’s color, is envy green. A compassionate heart, it can wean. For the love of money, can make you blind. It can make ......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, bible,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Filling Up on Mammon
... For all that is in the world—the desires of the flesh, the desires of the eyes, and the pride of life - 1 John 2:17 We are we foolish to think, that anyone of us can bring peace to the land. T......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, christian,
Form: Couplet
Why does the BDS equal money for Iran part two
...In part one we addressed the facts that any amount of money raised by the BDS regardless of nation gets funneled into Iran. Portions of their ill gotten money ends up in the hands of Hamas and the Pa......Read More
Categories: ill gotten, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Narrative

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