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Misfortune Poems - Poems about Misfortune

Misfortune Poems - Examples of all types of poems about misfortune 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 misfortune.
The Melody Of Misery
...These eternal thoughts Got me locked inside this infernal box Caught within the devil’s jaws It’s been so long, it seems as though I forgot The difference between who’s my enemy vs. who’s not C......Read More
Categories: misfortune, anger, dark,
Form: Free verse

...It's straightforward enough to be the Cheshire Cat grinning. A stroll in the park to smile when you're winning. But when you find yourself irked and cursing the weather. You're unconsciously en......Read More
Categories: misfortune, analogy, character, language, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
...With color shines my yard, The sunshine moves a pen. The times are always hard Before they're good again. The sunshine is ascending Towards my misty porch, And it will light my doorstep As i......Read More
Categories: misfortune, color, hope, sunshine,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Truth Proclaim
...They are the rare The illuminated man The children of the true King The Father of all who trust and obey. Pain may come He strengthen them all Pity intrudes Rebuking surprises them Guilt elud......Read More
Categories: misfortune, age, america, baptism, beautiful,
Form: Rhyme
...Locked in the room with the beating heart That was in love scratch in a room engaged in walls That didn't move I was in tombed lost Stockings is reality Lost in the pages I was encag......Read More
Categories: misfortune, adventure, analogy, angst, anxiety,
Form: Rhyme

Valkyrie's Star
...Time is a fickle thing for those healing. Fear and pain are the feat. Cocooned they must be in self-growt......Read More
Categories: misfortune, beautiful, discrimination, endurance, feelings,
Form: Free verse
The broken piggy bank
...The broken piggy bank strewn into a bajillion little pieces Unexpected largesse yours truly patiently waits, a metaphor of my dire financial straits courtesy papa's unsuspecting muse the miss......Read More
Categories: misfortune, america, analogy, anger, animal,
Form: Rhyme
100 percent
...She was five when she was set down for a talk. Don't walk alone in the dark, keys between your knuckles, don't let them take you to a second location, scream and fight. That is what her mom said, a f......Read More
Categories: misfortune, 12th grade, anxiety, father
Form: Free verse
Politesse pleases me
...Politesse pleases me... thank you very much for letting me clutch your attention courtesy sharing following thoughts thru reading my poem analogous to invisible electronic, fantastic, kineti......Read More
Categories: misfortune, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Gloria in Eggshellsis
...Gloria in Eggshellsis By Mark Stucky Will my shell crack open from external stresses? Will my soul ooze out to sizzle over fire. Will my soul simply rot inside my she......Read More
Categories: misfortune, anxiety, depression, endurance, god,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - Four Leaf Clover -
... OOOO OOOOOOOO O Friday the 13thO ......Read More
Categories: misfortune, myth,
Form: Shape
An escapist man dreams
...Imagine a place on Earth’s Arctic Pole Where polar seas don a crisp snow-white dress, What if a warm sea roars as Nature’s dole In place where there’s vast frozen wilderness! If frozen soils......Read More
Categories: misfortune, dream, environment, men,
Form: Quatrain
You will be happy again
... in the flares of twilight This gloomy night of patience will burn someday We are the niche of hope, says the ashes of dawn For every painful thorn of today endured with patience A beautiful ros......Read More
Categories: misfortune, april, arabic, aubade, august,
Form: Free verse
... I’ve watched Star Trek…I know the space/time continuum is in a forward ever-constant flow…still I wonder why times of joy seem to be over so quickly…while times of sadness move so slow. For year......Read More
Categories: misfortune, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Frazzled
... My eyes are half closed for I fear to see what worry and anxiety have made of me. All day I have been twisted out of shape, wincing at my disheveled appearance. Life has taken a toll with its i......Read More
Categories: misfortune, anxiety,
Form: Rhyme

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