Pollution Poems | Examples of Pollution Poetry

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Categories: pollution,
Industrial
by Sasha Spichke
I can smell it
Something in the cold air 
Like a factory
Engines
Machines
Polluting the atmosphere
It’s everywhere 
All around us 
Unidentified
Surrounding us 
Masking us 
My lungs are no longer pure
I breathe in chemicals 
I’m...

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Categories: allusion, analogy, political, pollution,
Premium MemberOrdinary man
by Silent One
Snow is falling and floods are flowing,
people dying and children keep crying,
but he's just an ordinary man,
sitting there watching TV.

Icebergs melting and penguins starving,
men in...

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Categories: beauty, environment, green, mother, pollution,
A Land that Once Was
by Brian Byrne
Floods and fires, beware.
The time is ticking till all will despair.
The blood boils through my icy veins,
As she pours down through acidic rains.

“It won’t happen,...

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Categories: pollution,
Premium MemberUNPUNISHED HUBRIS
by Demetrios Trifiatis





Human blasphemy

Nature's harmony destroys,

Unpunished Hubris! 






© Demetrios Trifiatis
     08 January 2018

*The pollution of land, air and water puts the future of...

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Categories: pollution, society,
What a cracked
by Nagella Jean-Baptiste
A cracker crack head that just won't quit.
He likes to stand by my front door to do his puff.
He thinks his on top of the...

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Categories: black african american, family, pollution,
Shiny Nickels
by Sona Wilae
Mama ate her collard greens with raw onions, pinching a 
morsel of greens with sweet cornbread, as juicy pork 
neckbones lay naked of meat. 

The...

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Categories: pollution, religion,
My Thoughts
by Mick Talbot
holy wars
not right… way back when
not right now
~
why fear religion
why believe in fear of god
abused nature… fear
~
sieve good from bad
survival of the fittest
evolutions real
~
would humans...

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Categories: pollution, truth,
Premium MemberTrashed
by Mike Hauser
I remember in my youth
Give a hoot, don't pollute 
And the Indian gentleman 
Who cried a tear over his trashed land

As I view the world...

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Categories: pollution, war,
POETIC LICENCE
by Mick Talbot

A poets prerogative, poetic licence
It has to be said in whispered silence.
To misspell a word to make it rhyme.
You know some do it to end...

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Categories: pollution,
WHO WHAT IF ANY
by Mick Talbot
why has the human race never learned?
for millennia now nature it has spurned!

from the day of realisation, we could think,
mother nature suffered, always in the...

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Categories: pollution, words,
End of the line
by Mick Talbot
In poetry, I express the way I know best.
That garbage can be recycled
That burning fossil fuel kills, it's past that test
Pollution, with life it has...

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Categories: analogy, dark, depression, fire, pollution, sad,
Smoke
by Kai Lun Wong
Sparks alit
Fire burning
A stick, a cig
Accumulating

Smoke drifting
Ashes fleeting
Darting, floating
But never ceasing

Huffing puffing
Non-stop haling
Polluting, blighting
My lungs are dying...

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Categories: pollution,
haiku series
by Mick Talbot
natures reflections
the vast oceans once mirrored
pollution obscures

the corals fading
bleached as sea temperatures rise
our world is dying

harken to nature
would a mother tell untruths
they do not connive

fauna...

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Categories: conflict, corruption, political, pollution, satire,
Comrade
by Chiranjibi Paudyal
I said comrade to all my colleagues and friends and all of my herds
I thought and said and behaved all equally and fairly 
We ate...

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Categories: childhood, city, grandmother, old, pollution, remembrance day, sympathy,
When I End My Joke I Silently Cry
by Isor Chand
By dusk, in a city of rich desert
I started a joke to my dear Nana;
On her deep country poetic voice and heart;
On her oral peace...

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Categories: pollution,
The Dawn's Promise
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
Living in a metropolis
Is no longer a bliss
Concrete jungles have spread
Green meadows are dead
From scorching summer heat
Thirsty birds retreat
Toxic still air corrodes
Breath the lungs can’t...

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Categories: earth, green, heartbroken, life, pollution,
swamp glory
by Sona Wilae
fickle crickets: 
serenading sirens
of retreat, as chartreuse digits 
creep dark alley swamps;
hanging jungle themes invade
quiet dens perpetuated by
creation’s wet glory...croaking:
ancestral tales of grandeur.

mammal sigils:
	evoking tootling...

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Categories: pollution,
HAIKU COMPILATION
by Mick Talbot
HAIKU

the land rises  

an earthquake moves a mountain

barren waste

~

man-made pollution

the sixth mass extinction

new life evolves

~

boiling oceans

arctic wastelands melting

      troubled...

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Categories: pollution,
Premium MemberLatanier River
by Beejadhur Sewumber
Never again it will be like those joyful days
Sun gleamed the crystal clear water through shades
As gleeful children were bathing in Latanier River
Or chasing friends...

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Categories: grief, humanity, life, pain, pollution, poverty,
HIGH TIDE
by SILLO ANDERSON
Its high tide again, in comes the real
Monsters and so many disbeliefs
Creepy crawlers, slithery surfers

Fortunes in abundance, to comfort greedy fools
Flushed in from deep below
Mega...

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Categories: pollution,
LET NATURE LEAD
by Mick Talbot
LET NATURE LEAD
refine our ways… let nature lead
define the paths of all creation
aline the equilibrium… succeed
fine weather helps procreation…

should we continue to live a lie
would...

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Categories: pollution,
WASTING TIME
by Mick Talbot
WASTING TIME

soft breezes tease life
 they know the power of a storm
 mother and father
 ~
 mother and father
 they know the power of a...

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Categories: black african american, humanity, pollution,
Just A Sonnet IX
by Khazamula Mhlongo
Not adequate soldiers to fight for tomorrow
There halt evil minded men who forethought of the past only
Ears agaze the voice strikes like lightning borrow
Chains on...

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Categories: art, family, humor, life, pollution,
Premium Memberbullshit
by RUDOLPH RINALDI
Politics can be 
bullshit
Art can be 
bullshit
Family can be 
bullshit
Life can be
bullshit

bullshit 
can be 
sometimes 
large
sometimes 
small
but never
on the endangered list
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Categories: crazy, funny, giggle, humorous, pollution, simile,
Something Smells
by Edward Schmitz
Something Smells


Shall I compare you to a stinky fart?
Your stench is more profound and daunting  
Clean wind could blow such clouds apart 
Yet your...

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Categories: patriotic, peace, philosophy, political, pollution, prejudice, satire,
A CHILD COLLECTS SOME SAND
by Isor Chand
A child collects some sand with hand
And so he calls it "motherland".

To some sand, castles are built high
Flowers are grown for dewy morn
Flags are furled...

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Categories: animal, nature, ocean, pollution,
HAIKU COMPILATION
by Mick Talbot
HAIKU COMPILATION

orcas killer whales
their beauty belies their skill
hunting perfection

killer whales… beauty
teamwork keeping them alive
when will humans learn

the mighty oceans
still hiding… undiscovered life
do we need to...

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Categories: pollution, world,
EPANALEPSIS POEM - HOW LONG
by Mick Talbot
#EPANALEPSIS POEM

Wildlife habitats, of many forms, succumbing to human habitats.
Rainforests of the world wilfully destroyed to satisfy human greed.
Regardless of wildlife or endemic human beings,...

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Categories: pollution, war, world,
WE HAVE LEARNED NOTHING
by Mick Talbot
war
kills
we have
learned nothing
pollution kills all!
we are still on a learning curve,
too late the mass extinction has started, natures lost,
the initial battle, but back in the...

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Categories: pollution,
NATURE NURTURES
by Mick Talbot
#EPANALEPSIS POETRY
all life nature nurtures all life
pollution causing stress, we all must stop pollution
nature will recover, regardless of human nature
a fact in denial, a fact

climate...

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Categories: pollution, truth, weather,
Premium MemberDays of Smog
by Kevin Shaw
Days of Smog

Do you remember the days of Smog,
Smoke filled Novembers in Fog.
Today you would not believe,
A time when we could not breathe.

Thick Air, not...

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Categories: pollution, sea,
Premium MemberTranslation of Eric Mottram's A Faithful Private - 5 Homage to Humphrey Jennings by T Wignesan
by T Wignesan
Translation of Eric Mottram’s A Faithful Private 5 Homage to Humphrey Jennings by T. Wignesan

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Categories: pollution,
A Muddled World
by MARY GRACE

 A MUDDLED UP WORLD

Oh what a chaotic world we live in
Full of hysteria for all to see
With news of perpetual unhappiness within
Have we come...

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Categories: pollution, water,
Pure Filth
by David Hazell
When the woollen industry died,
the reservoir that fed the old mill,
became disused.
The water meadow at its head
became a swamp.
Developers,
who want to build houses everywhere,
take one...

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Categories: pollution, today,
LA MANADA
by river dreams


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