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Pretending Poems - Poems about Pretending

Pretending Poems - Examples of all types of poems about pretending 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 pretending.

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'Birthdays bring changes'
...more in the coming years, Just like all, I've also seen some betrayals... Some friends & relatives did back biting, Pretending they are well wishers and not acting... But time showed their true colours to me, I got alert and left them......Read More
Categories: pretending, birthday, change, conflict, dream,
Form: Ballad



Premium Member Deeply visible truth
...ce the past repeats itself only under different tactics Liberals are not Holy they are wolves dressed up as sheep pretending to care this is just another exercise in abusing human rights......Read More
Categories: pretending, conflict, deep, emotions, fear,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ADIEU
... Our lingering urge melting in deep dense earnest mutual crave. Broken hearts pretending bold, brave. The word ‘last’ not to speak or listen. Once promised life-lo......Read More
Categories: pretending, desire, goodbye, longing, passion,
Form: Rhyme
Existence
...nd then I grew 30. I plastered into small spaces searching for meaning. Flew with dragons, studied 4 years plus one pretending I was enough. Talked and talked while hiding under black umbrellas. Fell in love, got a job. Travelled......Read More
Categories: pretending, angst, anxiety, freedom,
Form: Free verse
Broken
...Broken glasses, shattered windows, Slatted doors, Broken locks, smashed phones, Scattered home, different tones, Me pretending to be ok again, You pretending to love me again, It's not the way we want it, Now it's better we stop it......Read More
Categories: pretending, 12th grade, break up,
Form: Dramatic Monologue



Awa Tae France
...eing his home being taen awa tae France. Some say he was a bonnie lad cam frae italia way, Heir tae the royale throne pretending tae be king, Nae clue or fighting skill but the bonnie prince could sing. Noo he was being led awa tae catc......Read More
Categories: pretending, courage, dream, farewell, french,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member FAMILY AND LOVE
...emands everyone rewarding her undivided attention. I Pretended permitting her full control over me – until, I Ceased pretending! A blessing or a curse, am I not. Lack of nurturing, false, no one – mom and dad did their very best. Cel......Read More
Categories: pretending, appreciation, childhood, family, power,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member It's Not Always Easy
... quicksand of my insecurities keep sucking me in as my shoes anchor me down to my failures It's not always easy pretending to live my best life while contemplating ending it I don't think you know how much strength it takes to ......Read More
Categories: pretending, abuse, anxiety, appreciation, caregiving,
Form: Free verse
Disease
...m numb I can’t feel yet I continue to ache Shadows surround me without any signs of light I walk amongst u Simply pretending to be alright The disease has planted its roots deep inside The day I had been infected Was the day th......Read More
Categories: pretending, addiction, recovery from, sick,
Form: Rhyme
MY TESTIMONY
...felt the turbulence circulating my veins The rage of horror parading my scenes I feared my fears and hid my pains Pretending freedom but mentally in chains  On day, I felt a man coming my way His fragrance overgowned my odor Hi......Read More
Categories: pretending, celebration, devotion, heaven, imagination,
Form: Free verse
Felt Like Home
...ice that things didn’t add up. This wasn’t how it was supposed to be, my entire world crashed, right on top of me. Pretending I was fine, soon it became too tough, seeing things change just hurt too much. Suddenly now, I didn’t fee......Read More
Categories: pretending, break up,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Courage to Be Yourself
...se, their mental illness. Not in a braggadocio way, but as if they are normal. Becoming heroes to others who are also pretending to be normal. Other survivors who need to know they are not alone. Written 9-9-2020 Contest: Courage S......Read More
Categories: pretending, courage, self,
Form: Free verse
200 Days After
...d on draining What is written and making it about myself. About what Pain used to be. My mother Worried when I began pretending that I was the only one to ever hurt. To ever mourn. Now she’s the one pretending I’m not here. That ......Read More
Categories: pretending, 11th grade, death, death
Form: Free verse
Testimony
...felt the turbulence circulating my veins The rage of horror parading my scenes I feared my fears and hid my pains Pretending freedom but mentally in chains  On day, I felt a man coming my way His fragrance overgowned my odor Hi......Read More
Categories: pretending, betrayal, conflict, confusion, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Random Thoughts Try to Conquer Me
...e. The real me has already left the building. Someone is calling for me. I shut my eyes, enjoying my earth coffin. Pretending to sleep, as random thoughts clutch at me. Demanding that I open my eyes. I am not caring because my soul......Read More
Categories: pretending, spiritual,
Form: Free verse

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