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Otiose Poems - Poems about Otiose

Otiose Poems - Examples of all types of poems about otiose 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 otiose.

Sol Invictus
... Hollow odes lament where waves crash depthless Oh! How ocean lacking light spills woe so! Lackluster grays wail unkempt longingness Lone stander bleeds the dreams of times ago O'......Read More
Categories: otiose, allusion,
Form: Sonnet

Premium Member Gracias Gringos
...Folks must be happy in Guatemala With tax money frittered by Kamala Will she visit the border To 'stablish peace and order Or is she just Joe's otiose* wal......Read More
Categories: otiose, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member In The Hollowed Hush Of Heaven
... In the hollowed hush of heaven the whisper of a soul and in the lit up room of stars an angel's karmic face Two feathered wings aloft de......Read More
Categories: otiose, death, life, light,
Form: Quatrain
Noblesse Oblige
... Painstaking plumes of surest gait To wield diamond steel over fate; With slow pair of wit-guarded lips, As otiose words sway great ships. Invincible flair and exacting knack To stand out fr......Read More
Categories: otiose, allegory, anxiety, blessing, care,
Form: Didactic
... Constrained by the sober exercise of judgment, And dignified by deliberation and privacy. I yanked my soul out of its secret chamber, And held it to the mirror of my eye. To see it like a st......Read More
Categories: otiose, death, life,
Form: Free verse

Selcouth Folly
...Wrapt in the otiose aumbry of pride A glede hythe a quiff will gust aside Her folly selcouth Binds her fast to her wanweird To speak ever sooth She is thrawn, my sister, my coëval Into fell Tr......Read More
Categories: otiose, age, anger, angst, appreciation,
Form: Rhyme
Do I Walk or I Walk Me
... Do I Walk or I Walk Me? Suddenly I stopped inspired by a questioning thought; am I walking or I’m walking me? Am I a becoming or a being? The whole system called I or he or she is a cos......Read More
Categories: otiose, mystery, philosophy, spiritual,
Form: Prose Poetry
For The Uninitiated Impostors
...I feel a nauseating revulsion to see scraps of prose Bundled together in a neatened pile in the name of poetry, And prizes being awarded for such otiose verbiage And praises being heaped for such ......Read More
Categories: otiose, anniversary, art,
Form: Verse
When our stories shall be told
...When our stories shall be told and our chronicles opened:sad empty tales. Who will not spit and denounce such shameful tales?, what eye shall prode o......Read More
Categories: otiose, social
Form: Free verse
...IRRESPONSIBLE ENEMY When our tears drop and stench fire around us, And fire's enemy becomes otiose and nugatory, Then shall tears backfire fire's enemy And after a very scorch suns......Read More
Categories: otiose, history
Form: ABC
Pit and Pendulum
...Forgive if I borrow, write and craft some sorrow Beg and steal, I give you this now and tomorrow Pen me under stars, pit me against the best I'll write you a sonnet, put your heart to the test Cause......Read More
Categories: otiose, on writing and words,
Form: Rhyme
Angel of Death
...A million thoughts run through my head, A thousand words i wished i had said, A hundred lines i should have read, So many things left unfinished, Life taken never to be replenished, An unlike......Read More
Categories: otiose, allegory, confusion, death, introspection,
Form: Rhyme