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Jobs Poems | Examples of Jobs Poetry

Jobs Poems. Below are examples of poems about jobs. This list of jobs poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of jobs poetry. This list of works about jobs is an excellent resource for examples on how to write jobs poems.

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List of Jobs Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem My Love For Christmas Parties At Work Caren Krutsinger Prose Poetry jobs,
Premium Member Poem Geology and The Other Ologies Caren Krutsinger Free verse jobs, 4th grade, 5th grade,
Premium Member Poem The Boss Is Coming Caren Krutsinger Light Verse funny, jobs,
Mediocrity John Steward Rhyme jobs, life, work,
Premium Member Poem We Are Merging and Surging Caren Krutsinger Free verse jobs, fun, funny, humor, humorous,
Premium Member Poem Pictures On Top Of Pictures Caren Krutsinger Free verse jobs, school,
Premium Member Poem You Do Have Choices Caren Krutsinger Free verse jobs,
Premium Member Poem I am Caren Krutsinger Free verse jobs,
Premium Member Poem Fastest Job Interview Ever Caren Krutsinger Free verse jobs,
Try something new Viv Wigley Rhyme jobs,

Trickle Down Effect
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

Upper management market rushed decision:
Cold rational cost/risk measurement — 
Downsizing is the capital flow chart right way to go

Middle management under extreme personnel loss liquidity:
Short...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: business, jobs, parody, wisdom,

End of Service
by Jeremy Byrum
I didn't turn on my radio today
I won't have to answer a call
There'll be no lights and sirens
No task that seems too big or small
My...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: jobs, career, deep, depression, goodbye,

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My Favorite Social Worker Leaves
by Caren Krutsinger
My favorite social worker let me know he had taken a new job.
I had instant opposite feelings.
I am happy he has the opportunity toward his...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: jobs,

The Injured, Desolate Jericho
by Elizabeth Wyler
Where silhouetted sentinels silently stand in vain
bleeding shades of layered shame on blight-lined highways below, 
their ghostly shadows remind us of dreams we dared to...

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Villanelle | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: america, city, community, jobs,

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Calling In Sick
by Caren Krutsinger
Brrrrrriiiinnnnnggggggggggggggggg
Good. She is not going to pick up.
You can talk to a machine.
So much easier.
Hello?
Hello?
Um, ah, hey, boss, I am seriously sick today.  There...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fun, jobs,

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GET STRIPPING - BAWDY LIMERICK
by JAN ALLISON
My auntie acted on the stage
Her performance was in a cage
She dressed as a stripper
Then let men folk whip her
Her antics sure caused an outrage!

FICTION...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: body, humorous, jobs,

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A Midwife
by Julia Ward

Midwife in Maldives
going out for birth,
driving 'neath green leaves,
hearing the surf.

The baby is born now
and midwife content.
She drives 'neath the leaves again
in old car with...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: baby, jobs,

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It Is Boring
by Caren Krutsinger
It is a rather boring job, she tells me.
Way to sell it.

...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: jobs,

Remember Remain Calm Collected And Cool
by matthew harris
Remember...Remain Calm, Collected, And Cool...
Matthew Scott Harris...ARG

This, a near imp
     possible mantra to apply
when this 2009
     Macbook...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: jobs, 11th grade, 12th grade,

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UNIVERSITY
by Line Gauthier


university grad
decorated
barista



posted on September 17, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: jobs, work,

When will we wake up
by Billy Jones
When will we wake up
we sleep knee deep
in what others do


they steal our life
they steal our vote
they give us little choice

we need a new way
we...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: class, discrimination, freedom, jobs,

Swine Rush
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

Little piggies in a hurry,
gotta run and catch that muddy dollar
As me rat race cheese-off,
peddling asphalt fumes of a 401k Harley

Punch-the-clock tired worker bees
drone alone...

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Burlesque | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: allegory, humorous, jobs, parody,

I Need Rest
by Christopher Goss

Resting my eyes
On a bed of skulls

Dead inside
Forgive me for I have sinned

My weakness
Is caring too much

And carrying a burden
I shouldn't be carrying

My garden is...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: how i feel, jobs,

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Do You Deserve Better
by Caren Krutsinger
I have successfully eliminated over twenty-five jobs.
If I do not like it
	If it does not call to my soul.
		If people there are wearing rain clouds...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: jobs,

B28-P9-TOSS AND TURN AT NIGHT
by Jerry Wells
POEM 9 TOSS & TURN AT NIGHT 



TOSS & TURN AT NIGHT IN MY SLEEP. 

TOSS & TURN AT NIGHT IN MY THOUGHTS OF YOU...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: jobs, anxiety, appreciation, flower, games,

It made me smile
by Nancy Beckman
City in a fog
Morning’s bleary eyes open
Lone soul witness to 
Sixth-floor birds eye view, coffee
Whirring – warm in this moment. 
...

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Tanka | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: blue, jobs,

Minimum Wage Day
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

Short money,
long hours
End of another minimum wage day

Working class task,
sweat gaze into a ceiling of glass
Start of another yesterday factory pay

Punch the clock ... 
job...

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Tristich | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: jobs, money, society, work,

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PESKY YELLOW JACKETS CAN STING YOU
by JAN ALLISON
They hover around parked vehicles
Looking just like an evil wasp
Make sure you’re back in time
Or you’ll find out to your cost

A black and yellow summons
will...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: car, humorous, jobs,

My unusual job
by Paul Warren
I have an unusual job
All I have to do is lob
On their doorstep once a week
And then I go to bed for a sleep

Every two...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: jobs,

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Retirement Is Not For Me
by Caren Krutsinger
I can see one thing after eight weeks at home, trying to entertain myself.
	I am hard to entertain.
		And
			Retirement is not for me.

I have been forcing...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: jobs,