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Jail Poems - Poems about Jail

Jail Poems - Examples of all types of poems about jail 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 jail.

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... No, I'm not an angel I only locked my boneless leg in a jail Just so I don't make you wail Simply, I want to hail Me someday I'm not a toothless dog Never ever a tooth......Read More
Categories: jail, abuse, anger, best friend,
Form: Rhyme

Magna Veritas
... Unbent still won truth's candid cards, Outlasting every knavish fibbing tale; And justice bespectacled favored jail, Where oft cool heels of reptiled duds. Why not tell it to blank wingless birds: If stoutest truth's tempest......Read More
Categories: jail, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,
Form: Didactic
in a too too
... too comfortable the get out of jail free card~ slicing and dicing ***......Read More
Categories: jail, suicide,
Form: Senryu
Venerated puissant prophet kindled karma hallelujah
...hale lemme cut to the chase, and explain why I feel spry as vaguely iterated above, our worse fate than being in jail or being stranded at sea minus a lugsail if surmised we acquired a vehicle (2009 Hyundai Sonata - gold color) y......Read More
Categories: jail, adventure, appreciation, car, father
Form: Rhyme
...ron mike That was the chance 2 put everything right Biggee should have laid low for a while Or until suge was put in jail Coz when he set foot on westside soil Suge's revenge plan uncoiled A small handful of artist started an epic gen......Read More
Categories: jail, america, black african american,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member The Ugliness of Her Job
...on designer. She loved them, and she had the wardrobe for it at her house. Not here where she had to wear a confining jail sentence of a suit. And heels which she despised. But it brought in the potato chip money. The boss was calling......Read More
Categories: jail, jobs,
Form: Prose Poetry
Innocent Perpetrator
...was accused as a predator turns out that he was the prey, A mere bystander but accused as a culprit, Locked up in the jail 'till his hair turns into grey. Pleading for justice but it always sway, Was charge into a crime he didn't comm......Read More
Categories: jail, betrayal, confusion, innocence, political,
Form: Villanelle
The Jolly of Justice
...lar. I'm just the jewel of my destiny, had to jettison all jesters - jabbering jackass jesting. Being too long on jail-flight, jet-lagged and jaded until my journey found Jesus as a Jehovah's jeerer and juvenile jobless joker, th......Read More
Categories: jail, 1st grade, christian, fun,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Footle x15
...e thighs Slow lane No gain Loud clock Tick tock T. Rex Don't vex Speed trap Bum rap No bail It's jail Written 21st July 2020.......Read More
Categories: jail, humor,
Form: Footle
Premium Member The Sheriff Of Nottingham
...f still quite livid To his court he made it vivid The punishment for those fail To bring "The Prince of Thieves" to jail Not a Knight, dared to loom But all at once vacate the room Armed with shield, sword and mace They rode like ......Read More
Categories: jail, fantasy,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Tasting Africa, One L----ick at a Time - Part 2
...As I peeked through mosquito nets, (1) lion gave vent To cough even more loud, Full moon's light, I was wowed! Had a jail cell been handy, I would have paid rent! (1) My African survey crew stayed together in a larger shelter. I slep......Read More
Categories: jail, africa, appreciation, journey, life,
Form: Rhyme
to wear a mask that is the question
...the public daily. In 3 months, I’ve had just 2 officers test positive. I have over 800 inmates and staff in the jail and not a single positive test. NOT ONE. Cough cough cough Nothing but a cold It is nothing serious at al......Read More
Categories: jail, allah, america, analogy, angst,
Form: Free verse
christian patriots yearning to breath free part three prayer. Because all of you are practicing the devil’s love.” “What happened to Bill Gates? Why is he not in jail? Why is Hillary Clinton not in jail? Why are all these pedophiles that are demanding you all to listen to t......Read More
Categories: jail, death, god,
Form: Free verse
The homeless shuffle
...reets. We need better mental health care if you aren't aware. We need more homes for the homeless and not shelters or jail cells. We need to teach all we can to fish and provide for themselves. We need to show them there is pride to be ......Read More
Categories: jail, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member In London Town
...who bought the reins He learned that fate is never free When someone buys the victory And so the boy was placed in jail For lack of means to pay the bail A deed that broke the boy for good Without a friend who understood When Ser......Read More
Categories: jail, beauty, conflict, england, faith,
Form: Rhyme

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