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Paper Thin Poems | Examples of Paper Thin Poetry

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List of Paper Thin Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
PAPER THIN PROMISES Mia Pratt Free verse paper thin, age, wisdom,
Shallow mermaid girl Free verse paper thin, humanity,
Premium Member Poem IF EVER I HAD A COUNTRY : XIX and XX T Wignesan Dramatic Monologue paper thin, abuse, environment, nature, peace,
butterfly dream RD McManes Free verse paper thin, butterfly, dream, flying, imagination,
Growing Up Robert Allison Couplet paper thin, bullying, childhood, death, encouraging,
A Change That Will Never Come Broken Survivor Free verse paper thin, heartbreak, sad,
Mental Catelyn Meeker Free verse paper thin, abuse, anxiety, conflict, crazy,
Odder Than Odd Itself J.W. Earnings Free verse paper thin, angst, anxiety, beauty, crazy,
a deadeye wrangler mark junor Free verse paper thin, 8th grade, 9th grade,
The Chaste Chicken Mike Gentile Personification paper thin, farm, fun, humor,

Tech-No-Logic
by colin mitchell williams
Tech-No-Logic

Of keyboard and swipe
a screens deliberation circuit electronic
in metal skin and paper thin
push button hums the chord of plastic
tech-no-logical inventum
such marvels to grind the wheel
impartial...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, nature, technology,

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Graven News
by Valerie Staton
Graven News
By Valerie D. Staton
January 23, 2018


Doctor scrolled through the chart then shook his head
He approached, he spoke, he thumbed through the stack
Jittery feet pounded...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, god, prayer, sick,

Your Body Speaks
by SEAN SOLOMON
Listen when I tell you
its way too much
must I bleed for you to see the hurt in me
 
Pierced, burnt and scarred by needles
stained in...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, abuse, body, pain,

PAYBACK
by Kim Rodrigues
PAYBACK

blood oranges oscillate
within plundered peels

squeezed out surreptitiously
bleeding on her heels

clicking brutish jaws
on paper thin walls

the pied piper grins
with greenback gall

HOWEVER...heaven insists,
maligned orange restitution

purification of every...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, allegory, lust,

wounds
by Ariel Davis
My life is hanging on a thread 
At a point where people make me feel more like a puppet then  person
I feel more dead than...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, cry, dark, deep, depression,

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The Dragon's Lair
by Judith S
The Dragon's lair awaits her
She knows not which way to turn
This thing has made her soul stir
It’s for this she’s always yearned

The peacefulness her heart...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, fate, passion,

ode to my books
by Jaycee Graffius
quiet joy
The silent pleasure 
Freeing peace
You saved me
From the world
You saved me

When I was alone you were there
When I was lost you were my map
When...

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Ode | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, appreciation, books, uplifting, voice,

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ETCHED WITH MY TEAR
by Vickie Thayer
There Are Times, 
That I Feel My Soul, 
Has No More Value,
Than Faded Ink, 
On Wrinkled Paper.

The Stories Of My Life,
All Erased,
Smeared,
Or Torn Away.

My Tears...

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Prose | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, bullying, deep, depression, hope,

the rape
by jan oskar hansen
The Rape

Through paper thin walls we heard the mother
say, no stop, stop don`t do this
but he did the eighteen-year-old son
raped his mother and we sat...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, abuse,

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quiet benediction
by PATRICIA CRESSWELL
spring blesses with scent a mind 
encased in February’s mummy-swathe.
I drop my rags of winter 
stretch out on the warmed porch
thought steps lightly on to...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, beauty,

Killing Me - Miss Ava
by Genie Maxine
As the years passed by, father trusted my upbringing to a nurse while he nursed his wounds with drops of liquor. In the first six...

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Prose | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, care,

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Staying Above the Water Part 1
by Madison Demetros
What's it called when your drowning from the inside?
when you can't see the water level’s rising in alarm..

I am so light I float, but I've...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, blue, boy, how i

New Beginning Page 33b
by Owen Yeates
The Walls

Feel the walls there closing in
Harsh brick walls not paper thin
Overcoming the very being
From this oppression there is no fleeing
When they finally close you...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, celebration,

power outage 1988 walkman memory
by Marty King
percussion hailstorm
my ears no longer bored
daydreaming about oceans

mixing memories
during power outage thoughts
an escapade my uber sunshine

nodding my head with eyes closed
to some rare 90s hip...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, memory, remember,

An Excerpt From a Book I'll Never Write 2
by s. grace
I knew that while happiness is warm and filling and makes me feel whole for once in my life, it is ultimately fleeting and fragile,...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, absence, anxiety, betrayal, break

Innocent Still
by Samantha Withee
Innocent me for never taken
Not swaddle towards your charm
Thus not some girl but then became
On your paper thin ways

Your swagger is like a dagger 
In...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, character, relationship,

Disappear
by Ashley Beach
I am watching you disappear in front of me,
Your arms disintegrating into paper-thin limbs.
I am watching you disappear in front of me,
Your eyes turning from...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, best friend, death of

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In my grooves
by Richard Lamoureux
Find me here
Within graphite words 
breathe me deeply
until the lines are blurred
let my smoke fill your lungs
I desperately want to be felt and heard
Ash rises...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, introspection,

Plagarize Holy Happiness
by Madeleine Loggia
Poke holes in clouds
Hammer the happiness
Rip my curtains 
Flood out the angriness

Curse my name
Couple my drunken state
Struggle with luggage claim
Just sit and wait

Manage my mind
Structure...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, allusion, desire, imagination, lust,

beauty
by quantum kitten
I find 
the green of your veins that peeks through your paper thin skin, beautiful 
how your dark velvet skin makes me melt, beautiful 
Your...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: paper thin, beauty, confidence, love, self,