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Pain And Suffering Poems | Examples of Pain And Suffering Poetry

Pain And Suffering Poems. Below are examples of poems about pain and suffering. This list of poetry about pain and suffering is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of pain and suffering poetry. This list of works about pain and suffering is a great resource for examples of pain and suffering poems and show how to write poems about pain and suffering. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Pain And Suffering Poems

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The Puppet Master Stephen Curtis Free verse pain and suffering, dance, dark, fantasy, horror,
Ah Such A Great Night matthew harris Lyric pain and suffering, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Tree Of Sacrifice wayne underwood Rhyme pain and suffering, bible, courage, faith, farewell,
These Three Words Ifechukwu Ezeokoli Free verse pain and suffering, love,
Premium Member Poem A Sleepwalking Dream Emile Pinet Sonnet pain and suffering, 10th grade, 12th grade,
Premium Member Poem ETERNAL TJ Silba Free verse pain and suffering, bereavement, cancer, death, faith,
Anxiety Inside of my Mind Matt Forshay Free verse pain and suffering, anxiety, deep, depression, stress,
Premium Member Poem The Plight of the American Indian Marc Acrich Prose pain and suffering, identity,
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LOVE COMES NEAR Lyric Man Lyric pain and suffering, angst, child, loneliness, lonely,
It's Never Too Late Abdul Malik Monorhyme pain and suffering, nature, spring,

The Crying Man
by James Myers
As time comes to an end,
I lose my self in thought,
Thinking of my life,
What I’ve done,
I remember the ones I love and the ones I...

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Personification | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, anger, dark,

The essence of soft shadows
by fauxcroft wade
Light and dark duality

In and out of imaginary

The essence of soft shadows they haunt me

Following me through my life story

Light and dark they are part...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, dark, light, love, pain,

High Dosage
by Natalie Anne Joan Boden
Swallow your pride 
Take the poison 
They said it helps 
So, open wide 

Bitter pill indeed 
But it is needed 
You had to take it...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, addiction, anxiety, depression, fear,

VOICES IN THE SHADOWS
by BULELANI DODWANA
THE VOICES IN THE SHADOWS
SOMETIMES LISTENING TO THEM MAKES ME MAD
THEY SPEAK OF MANY THINGS I DON’T UNDERSTAND
THEY TALK TO ME
THEY DRIVE ME CRAZY
SOMETIMES I'M...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, cry,

Human Being With A Soul
by Christine Phillips
We are human being with a soul
We were taken from the North and South Pole
And left in a basket at the flagpole
If all the relics...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, body, bullying, change, community,

Life as I know it
by Teresa Lindsay
With the passing of time and aging
Life has a way of making sure
You know it is there for you always
Past mistakes take a different form

Karma...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, anger, depression,

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SHE WAS EIGHTY
by Line Gauthier


She died at eighty
She knew a time for misery
Hard times and hard work
For pain and suffering
And yes even agony
It all seemed endless
And then it did
There...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, age, freedom, grandmother, life,

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I Never Read the Final Fine Print
by Laura Loo
No one ever disclosed life would be this hard, 
I was never told disease would be my downfall-
In the deck of existence, I picked the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, death, life,

The Battle of The Lamb
by Anthony Souls
The pattern of my world has become
Sleep and War; war and sleep
I’m on the edge of the convergence between:
The deepest, darkest of night and the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, christian, god, introspection, jesus,

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Want To Be Reassured
by James Horn
Want To Be Reassured

What we want to be is reassured,
A nut like Trump never occurred;
Hard to bare;
For no one care;
Much pain and suffering endured.

If a...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, allegory, analogy,

With pain comes new beginning
by Kristelle Antonette Clerigo
Little by little,
Step by step
Oh Heart so brittle,
One day you'll forget.

A new beginning is about to blossom,
On a love that is rooted from the heart...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, faith, heart, how i

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GOD NOT TO BLAME
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Hope is not tomorrow
It's ever present now
It's God He's here and wow
Pain and suffering children
GOD NOT TO BLAME
Elderly people preyed on, they fall
On my knees...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, appreciation, assonance, betrayal, change,

Lo, How A Rose E'er Blooming
by Wanda Bellmer
With every rose there are thorns: fear, pain, jealousy, anxiety, sadness, and grief

It takes time, love, and patience to grow a beautiful rose bush

But it's...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, abuse, depression, fear, hope,

Year End
by Patience Jones
Another Year is coming to a end, What a year it truly has been.
Life has changed in so many ways, this is the year my...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, divorce, marriage,

Soul Sense
by Jeffrey Bovee
Seems to come as a surprise
i want to ride the waves with you tonight
to breath in the smoke of the pain you left behind
in a...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, age, growing up, nostalgia,

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Goodbye 2017
by Laura Loo
New Year's Eve shall come and go,
          a new year shall begin without warning-
may the dreary...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, new year,

That place
by Reginald Telemacque

A place which feels so familiar, yet we have never been there before

The sound of the birds, the wind beneath the leaves, the water flowing...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, dream, imagination, judgement, spiritual,

Her
by Elda Liparoto
The loneliest that lurks within her soul twinkles in her eyes like a meteor coming into the atmosphere. The first impression of her is a...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, anxiety, depression, emotions, fear,

it is what it is
by Anna A.
It what it is?
How can it be what it is?
These are humans,
These are living beings, 
Just like you and me!

How would you like it?
 if...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, abuse, africa, anger, bible,

I am not a Slave
by Elizabeth Edoh
I am not a Slave.
I am not your slave.
I am not for Sale.
I am not an object 
Not to be bought as you please.
Not to...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: pain and suffering, anger, deep, discrimination, emotions,