Sleep Political Verse Poems
These Sleep Political Verse poems are examples of Political Verse poems about Sleep. These are the best examples of Political Verse Sleep poems written by international poets.
Great ReCycling ReTransition
health, identity, integrity, psychological,
Icons are funny things,
Heaven feels like a warm light circle
when we are thriving
and more like a cold dark triangle
of weaponed tipping points
child, child abuse, cry,
In my country, gangs of fiends own the night.
In my country, we lived broken lives of torment.
My family fled with little but our naked terror.
Privileged Cultures AfterThought
health, integrity, peace, power,
It feels fascinating
that horny voracious passions
dissipate in the presence of ego-centered fear
of pain and suffering
and ego-defeating loss,
disability and predative performance anxieties,
short-term through permanent
We the People
discrimination, freedom, history, society,
We the People
On taxation and prosperity
On liberty and duty
We the People
Are every color of Christianity
Every Jewish prayer, every song of Islam
Pagans and puritans, the...
addiction, earth, freedom, health,
Health brings freedom to live
Freedom is personal,
but also social,
but also economic,
but also theological.
Health requires freedom from addiction
Some people are born to rule
and own Earth,
america, fear, hate, mental
Drowning in our incubus sleep,
phantom enemies are devised.
Easy answers for night terrors.
Social purgatory for the stranger,
Our river Styx for the brown ones.
Our fortress must wall...
earth, extended metaphor, health,
I often fail to notice
between ethics of punishment,
retribution, on right hand
shunning revenge, on my left;
Between reigning down further abuse
and more quietly raining temporary...
City of Palls
allegory, america, analogy, corruption,
From dense sleep we emerge.
Realizing our coat,
we seek to cast off this Nessus.
We drank the Jonestown Kool-Aid
and now it’s too late.
We never noticed the...
america, discrimination, freedom, hate,
Lincoln never imagined
today’s white victim zeitgeist,
pouting persecuted supremacists,
their clenched jaws and fists.
Civil war rages in limbic memory.
the panic attacks and mirages.
Nobody is qualified...
The Joker- Information Overload
conflict, confusion, corruption, humanity,
Lost in data,
Lost in tears,
Empty words, promises,
Presented with flowers,
The Truth and the lies,
Together, hand in hand,
From our waking to our sleep,
Words thrown to...
A sunny afternoon in my country
On a sunny afternoon in my country...
With the hope of receiving alert for the new minimum wage in my dreams
I decided to sleep knowing it...
Inordinate amount of leisure time
10th grade, 11th grade,
Might help explain how fruit
full this harmless poetic brute,
(a Methacton School of hard knocks
grad), who sports astute
demeanor with ample
brew netted locks,
vaguely androgynously cute,
his trademark signature...
culture, earth, health, humanity,
As traumatized as I am
by the history of organized elitist creeds,
including religious and judicious,
I am even more terrified
by my experience of disorganized unnatural spirituality,
Earth's Body of Teaching
body, culture, earth, education,
Encultured bodies teach in binary history
of masculine elite win/lose entitled living dominance
and feminine non-elite sadly dying recessive
Elite white straight males
of Western mind
and patriarchal heartlessness
Slow-Cooked Conversion Stories
childhood, christian, earth, faith,
I was raised in one of those white nationalist churches,
passing itself off as a Christian evangelical Bible church,
where "evangelical" meant fundamental
and "fundamental" meant we did...