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Incarceration Poems - Poems about Incarceration

Incarceration Poems - Examples of all types of poems about incarceration 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 incarceration.
Premium Member Priceless Me
...PRICELESS Me Satan, Im priceless you cant put that price on me This beautiful structure GOD has created simply does not have a fee So all that you proclaim to offer theres no need you see I ca......Read More
Categories: incarceration, encouraging, growth, inspirational, life,
Form: Free verse

Prisoners Exercising Van Gogh
...Inspired by Prisoners Exercising by Van Gogh Take my face and etch it into your mind I am captured, detained, instructed When to put one foot in front of the other Soul destroyed yet there is ......Read More
Categories: incarceration, depression,
Form: Ekphrasis
Incarceration's Abyss
...There are so many trapped and tortured souls in this desolate place. We are ghosts, screaming for freedom, darklings, crying for light. Never sure how to grasp onto something invisible, witho......Read More
Categories: incarceration, confidence, corruption, freedom, sorrow,
Form: Free verse
Blessed and Highly Favored
...I was blessed to have born in the good old USA and adopted at age thirteen. Blessed to have been brought up in a beautiful small town surrounded by great mountains, and grass of the color of eme......Read More
Categories: incarceration, appreciation, blessing, encouraging, heaven,
Form: Rhyme
The Winter Storm
...It finally came down on that grey sombre day, Like a raging dragon breathing a tsunami of ice and snow, The wind violently thrashing against the torrents of blazing alabaster, In retaliation to th......Read More
Categories: incarceration, imagery, storm, winter,
Form: Imagism

Premium Member The Ballad of Freddie and Flo
...This is a story about Freddie and Flo, They lived in Baltimore a long time ago. It might be called a May-September romance And shows how love can blossom if it's given a chance. Flo taught Sunday......Read More
Categories: incarceration, humor,
Form: Ballad
...Within the confines of these walls, my Father. Mother speaks to me. My faith is in my Father who says; surely I will be set free. I shall not be given over to men of whom I am afraid. My feet ......Read More
Categories: incarceration, anger, anxiety, recovery from,
Form: Rhyme
...Wrecked, dethroned, and felt betrayed That's how much pain I've got; I'd rather be slain. I was locked in a room filled with misery and distrust Sorrow was my strongest ally; the rest was a disgus......Read More
Categories: incarceration, life,
Form: Rhyme
Shining Hope
...Hope shining, glittering, shimmering bright, Enchant me with your flashing, blinking light, Make me believe that my broken, busted heart, Can have a fresh, brand new start. You’re my only light......Read More
Categories: incarceration, hope,
Form: Quatrain
Realm of dream
...Realm of dream Where the flowers bloom like stream Where the beauty of Celine Was charmed by the frosty rain Where serene people dwell And leave their marks of spell Where peace is not ......Read More
Categories: incarceration, beauty, hope, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
The Light Bringer
... From the remnants of a hundred and forty four thousand He is one with a magic wand One with a blurring shadow and a cane towards the sun With a wave shimmering and a mark in his right hand ......Read More
Categories: incarceration, bible,
Form: Rhyme
...incarceration a tongue unable to flex captive elixir......Read More
Categories: incarceration, kiss,
Form: Haiku
After serving six long hard years at Methacton State penitentiary
...After serving six long hard years at Methacton State penitentiary... as mini reunion number XLV fast approaches Saturday, April 30th, 7:00 pm until 10:00 pm at The Trappe Tavern, 416 West ......Read More
Categories: incarceration, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Stolen loves life sentence
...This is my true story. I will tell to you in rhyme, when i worked at a psychiatric hospital, i was only seventeen year old at the time. when one old patient told me the reason she was locked awa......Read More
Categories: incarceration, cry, heartbreak, judgement, loss,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Demons Do Exist
...DEMONS DO EXIST . . . You can't spend all your time stuffing them in your bottom drawer In time they will all work their way out and when they do, it's war Thousands of years of incarceration......Read More
Categories: incarceration, crazy, humorous, imagination, metaphor,
Form: Epic

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