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Imprisoned Poems - Poems about Imprisoned

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Premium Member Tawfiq Zayyad translation: Here We Shall Remain
...ould free the bright sparrows from the tips of your fingers and release a smile—that shy, tentative smile— from the imprisoned anguish I see. Sing! Can we not sing as if we were warm, hand-in-hand, shielded by shade from a glaring su......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, arabic, poems, poverty, prison,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Dead Words
...Recently no word playing in me I am imprisoned in glistening mirror Enamored mind in barren grayness Terrible dark takes birth in every night Benumbed ......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, how i feel, self,
Form: Free verse
meadow
...to come I cannot save me from my own self or concentrate on romance never was/is a beautiful rose or velvet rabbit imprisoned in everything nonsensical anxious for my freedom then and now there is no solace, only alienation the past......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Charles d'Orleans: a Medieval Marvel
...Charles d'Orleans: a Medieval Marvel Spring by Charles d’Orleans (c. 1394-1465) loose translation/interpretation......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, art, autumn, french, prison,
Form: Roundel
Premium Member A historic event
...e blue sky, Taj mahal stands to this day as a monument to Love! It was completed in 1653, but soon after the king was imprisoned by his own son and died lonely in a small cell. His body was then smuggled out by his loyal followers and bur......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, birth, death, deep, devotion,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Sonnets XLII-LI
...but sing and not be silenced. Here, behold your tomb's white alabaster cage: pale, wretched thing! But you'll not be imprisoned here, wise wren! Your words soar free; rise, sing, fly, live again. Come Down by Michael R. Burch ......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, bereavement, death, death of
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member JOY OF THE LORD
... Oh, soul, are you tired midst struggles over guilt? sin-sick, tortured with past regrets… imprisoned inside gloom of frustration mocked by oppressive hypocrisy’s arrogance? Be of good cheer!!! God is com......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, blessing, christian, faith, god,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ReWeaving Justice
...se, without hyperactive threat of criminalization; As compared to current Retributive Justice outcomes, case loads, imprisoned and exploited populations of marginalized misfits, disproportionately poor and dark-skinned? Traditiona......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, anxiety, earth, health, integrity,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Turquoise Pond
...-revolutionary visionaries. In other bubbling troubling autocratic red-dominant times, Turquoise ecofeminists are imprisoned, burned-at-the-stake, banished, twitter-bullied, enslaved, raped, pimped out, polluted, diluted, sed......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, blue, culture, green, health,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member STONE HINGE
...faded bones attended to by nameless, faceless wraith Hard winds still call in voices now unheard for doctrine has imprisoned spirits soul and calcified belief amid cold stone denying all the joy of living's goal And yet the stone......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, faith, history, mystery,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member King Richard's Crusade
...ng calls us to arms Tomorrow morning at the dawn’s first light We leave our families, our friends, our farms To free imprisoned warriors, we’ll fight “Crusaders chained and whipped by potentates Are aching to view England’s shores on......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, courage, war,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Quest of the Heart: Chapter One
...headed for the tower, the Evil Lord’s liar Held aloft by my Love and my memories of her My beautiful sweet flower now imprisoned there We approached the base of the sky-scraping keep The rain pounded harder to beat us to the ground B......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, adventure, for her, journey,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member MY ANCESTORS ESCAPE
...lled them forward, it was a very long queue, They finally sailed to Greece without the family’s youngest son, Who was imprisoned it was said, and he was made To break stones day and night, What a travesty for a mother of the group to b......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member This Year
... This year, life's essential missions are missed- imprisoned neath rules and masks. August 26, 2020 Contest: When Plans Don't Go To Plan Sponsor: Silent One Mon......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, how i feel, sad,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member Free Of Fear
...ed ones, the ignorant and the poverty stricken. Some things are far more important than my own life, so if I am to be imprisoned for spreading awareness, that is how I shall die.......Read More
Categories: imprisoned, fear, self,
Form: Rhyme

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