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Prison Poems | Poems About Prison

Prison Poems. Below are examples of poems about prison. This list of poetry about prison is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of prison poems or a list of prison poetry. These examples show what prison poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of prison and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Jail House Laughter Philips, John Iambic Pentameter prison,
Blind Fross, James Quatrain prison,
Anti-Christs Harvey, Eugene Free verse addiction, christian, confusion, drug, prison, psychological, religion,
Finite Harvey, Eugene Haiku life, loneliness, loss, prison, solitude, time,
Prostitution Shagun, RA I do not know? prison,
window of words Elston, Jackie I do not know? prison, words,
It's you and it's me Skoufis, Sotirios Quatrain prison,
The Barber Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Haiku prison, satire,
Premium Member Poem Additional advice to those would be King from the THIRUK-KURAL with Commentary Wignesan, T Epigram bullying, immigration, prison, religion, sympathy, tamil,
Prisoner Of Pride underwood, wayne Rhyme bible, forgiveness, freedom, prison,
The Prison Within Behm, Kurt Philip Rhyme prison,
Visit Days Wallace, Lacy Couplet i love you, longing, prison,
Losing You Wallace, Lacy Quintain (English) i love you, i prison,
Inside The Mind Of A Prison Wife Wallace, Lacy Couplet prison,
Nobody Wallace, Lacy Quintain (English) boyfriend, girlfriend, i love prison,
Hatching the Dead Davey, Brian Couplet prison,
STOP WOMAN ABUSE Warally Chris, Alfonso II Dramatic Verse abuse, hurt, innocence, murder, prison, violence,
Mason Jar Dow, Delaney Free verse prison,
Hurtful One Crisci, Andrew Rhyme anger, betrayal, friendship, lonely, prison, sad, vanity,
Raped Marr, Emilee Bio prison, scary, suicide, violence,
Unchained Travis, Andrew Sonnet blue, break up, nostalgia, prison,
At Stake Malla, Lorna Ballade confusion, crazy, depression, emotions, prison, silly,
Prisoner Cummings, Steven Ernest Lee Personification adventure, body, emotions, heart, prison,
The Prisoner Of Time Behm, Kurt Philip Rhyme prison, time,
Unshackle my verse Ficklin, Lukas Free verse absence, crazy, dark, devotion, prison,
Premium Member Poem UNSHACKLE MY VERSE: Wolf, White Couplet prison,
Cross Talk johnson, curtis Personification bible, christian, death, easter, prison,
Of't Times The Only Way Out Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic, David Senryu endurance, ireland, love hurts, prison, stress,
Trapped White, Courtney Kyrielle earth, god, perspective, planet, prison, universe,
Shell of life Cummings, Steven Ernest Lee Personification body, deep, identity, imagery, prison,
Your amazing your strong the universe has your back pie, crizz Dramatic Verse anxiety, bird, childhood, confidence, prison, sad, sorry, sound,
Premium Member Poem Fabulous fun footles Pett, Roy Footle prison,
Premium Member Poem Pavlovs Dog Kirk, Tony Free verse abuse, anxiety, bullying, prison,
13 Huxley, Rebecca Terza Rima absence, missing you, mother, prison,
Home Alone Huxley, Rebecca Enclosed Rhyme absence, grief, longing, love prison,
Weed and War Simons, Brendan J. Couplet anger, drug, political, prison, war,
Piggy Piggy Piggy Pullen, Bleddyn Couplet allusion, character, power, prison,
A Trick My Father Learned in Prison Mahoney, Donal Prose prison, war,
Premium Member Poem Scratches On The Wall Pekrul, David Rhyme prison,
Premium Member Poem Held Captive Wright, Tom Free verse prison,
Upon Sleep Wood, Rachel Rhyme blessing, destiny, dream, love, prison, sleep, soulmate,
Terrorists Simons, Brendan J. Rhyme america, anger, freedom, political, prison,
Premium Member Poem Just a Little Bit of Sugar Ward, Julia Verse prison,
ESCAPE FROM CELL BLOCK EIGHT Wilowski, John Couplet prison,
Sorrow Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Cinquain prison,
Pencil Press Rap Simons, Brendan J. Rhyme prison, rap,
INSTITUTIONALIZED Ingalls, April I do not know? anger, feelings, grief, hate, prison, strength,
Trapped Corbin, Michelle Narrative character, fantasy, poetry, prison, sorrow,
Poseidons Captive Loggia, Madeleine Free verse addiction, fear, hope, love prison, repetition, storm,
Overcome Baker, Kimberly Carpe Diem prison,
Premium Member Poem Forsaken In Prison Loo, Laura Free verse anxiety, emotions, life, loneliness, prison,
Short Sentence Coyne, William Free verse prison,
The Prisoner O.J. Hunt, Keith Free verse prison,
Premium Member Poem Tie One On Melugin, Chuck Lyric appreciation, bible, blessing, change, prison, wisdom,
Prisoner Ochwo-Oburu, Solomon Acrostic prison,
Let me sing my natural song Ranaweera, Newton Dramatic monologue prison,
New Opinions Brave, Lyon Imagism depression, girlfriend, immigration, meaningful, prison, relationship,
Prosopopea Beam, John Free verse allusion, bird, flying, fun, prison, satire, word play,
Premium Member Poem PRISON WALLS Polydoro, Claudia Free verse flying, freedom, inspiration, inspirational, prison,
The World on my shoulder Silver, Robin Rhyme corruption, humanity, political, poverty, prison, satire, war,
ABLAZE FOR GOD Kosi , Nkwuka Lyric christian, dedication, life, motivation, prison, relationship, strength,
Just Don't Give Up Boughner, Michael Couplet absence, change, hope, longing, prison,
Neat Maala, Christian Free verse bullying, culture, heartbreak, hurt, prison,
Come And Find Me In My Solitude johnson, curtis Prose Poetry prison, solitude,
Dangerous Love bartholomew, cortney Light Poetry prison, sad love,
Fidel Castro the Diablo's Death Christmas again Juman, Al Didactic abuse, anger, celebration, chanukah, prison,
I NEVER ENROLLED EDDIE, CHICANO Free verse addiction, anger, people, prison, sad love, war,
The Rock Roberts, Kay Rhyme prison,
SANCTIFY TRAIL Larson, Paula Monorhyme prison, sorry,
Freedom is farfetch'd Perez, Daniel Haiku prison,
A POEM AT 10:43 PM EDDIE, CHICANO Free verse planet, poems, poetry, poets, prison, wisdom, writing,
Flower Child Meets Life Ken, Avery I do not know? angst, loneliness, mythology, prison,
WEATHERED FACES johnson, levi Free verse prison, psychological, trust,
Life On Hold Cornelius , Jeff Rhyme prison,
What were the odds Sofia, Monica Free verse care, longing, lost love, prison, relationship,
PRISONER Flow, Free Rhyme addiction, beauty, change, epic, prison,
In My Own Prison Hunter, Adam W. Couplet prison, psychological,
Within Her Eyes Dennison, Dill Quatrain prison,
THANKFUL Bennett, Rhonda Free verse appreciation, blessing, depression, inspiration, prison, religious, sensual,
The Sleepless Room Write, Ronald Dramatic Verse horror, mental illness, murder, prison, scary,
Premium Member Poem Sad one liner Troutman, Tanis Free verse change, depression, grief, health, prison, sad,
Sonnet VI: My Imprisoned Princess Tortoza, Franchesca Mia Sonnet prison,
Prison Farmer, Morgen Free verse prison,
Incarceration williams, colin mitchell Free verse prison,
Running Bailey, Gabrielle Ballad history, journey, night, prison, slavery, spiritual,
Astral Projectionist thomson, andy Free verse prison, science, time, vogon,
Premium Member Poem ''Nicholas Street Jail'' Wings, Broken Narrative prison, scary,
A Chibok Dream Amezimi, Dominic Iambic Pentameter abuse, africa, daughter, prison,
Caged and Afraid Palma, Felicity Verse prison, society, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem The Guilty Father Hay, Laura Verse abuse, betrayal, death, fear, prison,
Premium Member Poem I Won that Bet Canerdy, Janice Rhyme prison,
Freedom, Engulf Me Tortoza, Franchesca Mia Verse prison,
Bed, Borrow and Steel Kinsley, Adam Rhyme addiction, anxiety, lost, night, prison, psychological, solitude,
My walk Alexander, Michael ABC cry, dark, fear, hurt, prison, relationship,
Is this what you wanted Wolfkill 6188588, Travis Free verse prison, rap,
Chains, Be Not Proud Tortoza, Franchesca Mia Couplet prison,
dead man walking luoga, david I do not know? prison,
Escape Cherub, Maria Blank verse abuse, grief, home, life, prison,
My Unbreakable Prison Tortoza, Franchesca Mia Couplet prison,
A Heart Held Captive Clifford, Anthony Prose prison,