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Pretension Poems - Poems about Pretension

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...this pretension of self-consequence,by no means unpleasant,...perhaps ..sufficient and in itself agreeable enough .A sensatio......Read More
Categories: pretension, art, word play,
Form: Prose Poetry



The life of Riley
...someone told me, retired with a bloody good pension'. 'Straight as a die, played a straight bat, no side, no front or pretension'. 'He always enjoyed, as I recall, playing the odd game of backgammon', ‘A fisherman too, someone was sayi......Read More
Categories: pretension, eulogy, fantasy, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Pray
...boy told “Why you are cursed?” “Simple, Christ You take it all away from me” and a boy, who had a Messiahal pretension, told “Yes, that is exactly What happened. Christ made that happen” But now not even in Heaven Ch......Read More
Categories: pretension, allusion, boy, god, prayer,
Form: Free verse
The Gist of Something
...back from fatalism airlifting invention Curb mind meekness a silent ring of pretension Words of flourish no contamination To unlock a brain locked on com......Read More
Categories: pretension, inspiration, power,
Form: Rhyme
Photo of Emily Dickinson at Sixteen
...ack behind the high forehead, the brows gently arched above large eyes. She sits settled, stiff, without guile or pretension – as if she were posing for Grant Wood. ......Read More
Categories: pretension, poetess,
Form: Light Verse



Imbalance
... Imbalance O boy, O boy whom to confront, They reckon we are unequal, it's sheer pretension. We are par above the so-called male ideology, We are the same with only different biology. O boy, O bo......Read More
Categories: pretension, satire,
Form: Sonnet
Love Letter From The Soul XLVI
...naked our babes no longer cry through the wetness that fills the breakwater comfort resides in simplistic tones no pretension in the parables the beats felt all the way to Rome I see the eclipse in the shadow of your moon...Read More
Categories: pretension, love,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member The Children of Yesteryear -'The Dreamer Part 2'
.... Through the stillness he dare not disturb a lone wolf whimpering prompts the night or could it be day? Ironic this pretension, where there's no differential of time. Strong in certitude of ours to keep that someday we will rise fro......Read More
Categories: pretension, environment, hope, nature, strength,
Form: Free verse
Are you talking to me
... Pretension seems to pretend Friends that cant depend Authority lacks a little Spraying hope with spittle Imagination......Read More
Categories: pretension, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Thoughts In A Truck-Stop Diner
...boasts. But the diner is why I come, can’t drive a truck to save my hide, I find it a relaxing place, no hint of pretension inside. A third of the clientele are just hungry locals like me, the others are the long-haul guys, slu......Read More
Categories: pretension, america, food, jobs, people,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Mr Holmes
...ep suppressed light seeking harmony dared to tread my existence worries me at times for I no not knowing pretends at pretension, a precisely folded hat makes believe the world is sane, is it now? Fear tramples right paths, heart render......Read More
Categories: pretension, inspiration,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Journey
...ep suppressed light seeking harmony dared to tread my existence worries me at times for I no not knowing pretends at pretension, a precisely folded hat makes believe the world is sane, is it now? Fear tramples right paths, heart render......Read More
Categories: pretension, inspirational,
Form: Blank verse
Depression
...r created this barbarian should be a diet for maggots live! Labels are plastered all over them by those dear to them, Pretension is the only mask they possess... As he makes them to dissimulate their true emotions from the rest of us. ......Read More
Categories: pretension, anger, depression,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Conspiring Muses
...I've heard about non-violent communication but wasn't deeply listening. It didn't seem to have much of a plot, a lac......Read More
Categories: pretension, anti bullying, community, god,
Form: Political Verse
The soul Errand and other poems
...seness And when they do reply I straightly gave them the lie. While physic of her boldness And skill of all it pretension I tell charity of her coldness Law of its contention They do though reply So I gave them still the li......Read More
Categories: pretension, africa, beautiful, beauty, child,
Form: Ballad

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