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Poor Poems - Poems about Poor

Poor Poems - Examples of all types of poems about poor 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 poor.
cold to the touch
...When we paramedics entered the home Christmas eve night we saw a poor old man with long gray hair unwashed and unshaven Slumped over sitting in a chair holding a bible in his hands He w......Read More
Categories: poor, age, america, bible, christmas,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Sheer Disappointment
... Disappointed again Let down and deflated Are minds just overloaded From this fast life created Maybe lives are time poor Preoccupied so slips the mind Perhaps merely forgetful Or simply ......Read More
Categories: poor, how i feel, people,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member How Do Children Sleep At Night
...It's a wonder young children still turn out all right With the stuff that gets crammed in their heads every night. Things like visions of sugar plum fairies and sprites, Or a thousand tales of Ara......Read More
Categories: poor, children, humor, imagination,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member The Returning
... "The Returning" Inside us all a strange forest where light and dark are fed to us by curious creatures, their unexpected gods in thoughts and deeds joy an......Read More
Categories: poor, muse, mystery, philosophy,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Missing you Elvis, Sun Records
...16th of August 2022 45 years ago Elvis Presley Died. I’ll always think of you now I’m wild in the country, you know I’m just a poor boy in Memphis Tennessee, lonely witho......Read More
Categories: poor, dedication,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Equestrian First-Class
... To become an equestrian first-class Jerry had to learn to ride on the grass He took off the saddle The equus skedaddled Poor Jerry! He thought 'bareback' meant bare-hass ......Read More
Categories: poor, horse, humor, success,
Form: Limerick
The Death of Destiny, Part I
...Enktantas sat bolt upright, in his hut near the temple walls, he lived just below Olympus, worked there beneath the mountain tall. He worked to serve the oracles who would augur the will of go......Read More
Categories: poor, adventure, change, destiny, fantasy,
Form: Epic
Premium Member When a Poem Is Lousy
...Despite contrary opinions to that effect Poetry is not entirely subjective, at all! Over time, some poems will gain respect Because of their excellent quality overall. Whenever I se......Read More
Categories: poor, poetry, writing,
Form: Quatrain
Crucifixion
... Sneaky ears flying day and night Nosy eyes with conjured wings for flight A fair young maiden, believing that it's right Was lured by taint gold to cross the light I was but a young mot......Read More
Categories: poor, anti bullying,
Form: Rhyme
Samson
... I heard poor old Samson Singing songs for Delilah One fruitful afternoon In a room after gala Her charming beauty Made him loudly squeal Telling secrets so loudly Like his "Achill......Read More
Categories: poor, bible,
Form: Rhyme
Norma Jean
...Norma Jean I saw Moby Dick riding the Star-Spangled Banner One full moon before the freezing September Jamaica made first the say Towards breaking the bonds of foray While Warren was sa......Read More
Categories: poor, history, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Hell
...Condemned to a place of darkness Beneath the molten surface of the earth Full of wailing screams and cries, utter distress Of wretched souls tormented by the second death, Conscious of all th......Read More
Categories: poor, judgement,
Form: Sonnet
The Mage
...The Mage It sounds like you had the valor Are you a hero or a traitor? Your tale comes down like mythic While Victor paints his own epic Your passing is a mystery In the pages of fading ......Read More
Categories: poor, history,
Form: Rhyme
Fields of Marigold
...Fields of Marigold Serene waters running like bridges Faultless shoreline on the edges Decent horizon meeting the ridges Echoes through the mountain ranges Tender air gently blowing Li......Read More
Categories: poor, anti bullying, environment,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Despicable Dan
...Sylvia did not like her brother-in-law Dan. She thought he was a despicable man Sylvia talked behind Dan's back Saying Dan was lazy and slack. It concerned her sister Sue, Who did not share Sylv......Read More
Categories: poor, 10th grade,
Form: Rhyme

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