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Prisoner Poems - Poems about Prisoner

Prisoner Poems - Examples of all types of poems about prisoner 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 prisoner.
Premium Member An Unwelcome Visitor In Soup Creek
...In the saloon Tom, Jenna and Tania were talking about Christmas week They wanted to spread some cheer for the good folks of Soup Creek Tom thought Milton would make a good Santa and hoped he......Read More
Categories: prisoner, humor,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member The Disheveled Prisoner
...A bum rap the disheveled prisoner claims Clamoring about in his padded cell Unable to recall the women he maims, He made their lives a living hell. Lumbering about like a trapped anim......Read More
Categories: prisoner, betrayal, conflict, mother son,
Form: Narrative
... It is the moments Of laughter piercing the atmosphere Finding yourself being present Present in the now Present in the joy of the day offering itself Under the soft caress Of the crisp win......Read More
Categories: prisoner, analogy, devotion, memory, tribute,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Heart in Prison
...The ugly prison was dark and dank. Solitary cells lined up on each side. I paced up and down the corridor Saw each prisoner his face hide. I knew them all, for I put them there, Uncle John who......Read More
Categories: prisoner, bullying,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Chose To Run But Had I Stayed Things Would Have Been Like
... A continued cycle of torture and abuse: If I stayed, I would probably be dead, so I had no choice but to run as far away as I could. Living with you was hell on earth; as soon as you kne......Read More
Categories: prisoner, how i feel,
Form: Free verse

The Pink Flower In A Glass Bottle
...A lady was kept in a bottle, a glass bottle, for being so beautiful. She was kept for a long time as a prisoner because the witch did it to her. Anybody at the present time may not believe in witch......Read More
Categories: prisoner, angel, beautiful,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Invasion Part One
... Isolated peat bog is a lonely place never more so than on a storm-driven night. It's a time when the banshee howls streaking across the land claiming midnight for her own. With hair strea......Read More
Categories: prisoner, write, writing,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member CAN I SEE
...CAN I SEE? Can I see the joyful rainbow from here? A leaden veil of thick cloud dims My earnest vision, So I cannot rise in confidence From my earth-bound state of grief, Garnered from days......Read More
Categories: prisoner, depression, grief, pain, rainbow,
Form: Free verse
...FLICK PROPHETIC FINGER Knocking hard on a massive ancient gate, Step out of a gaunt, granite building, Leave behind its austere contents, With wood-panelled box-seats, Pinching sardine-tigh......Read More
Categories: prisoner, break up, change, flying,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Stale
...I feel stale Like a cigarette that’s been put out and relit too many times An overcooked flavor of twice smoked dreams, fills every room. When that blue haze of familiarity clouds my mind, Add an......Read More
Categories: prisoner, deep,
Form: Free verse
American Dream iv - Trains - after 9-11
...A mournful train whistle, that most evocative sound, heralds the departure and the wheels start their round There can have been few things as satisfying as a long slow train ride, especially......Read More
Categories: prisoner, adventure, america, music, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Long for a Warm June Day
...I long to return to a warm June day, Feeling the glow of sun on my face, Watching clouds across the sky race. I don’t know why I feel this way But I’ve always loved the summer For ......Read More
Categories: prisoner, june, spring, weather,
Form: Rhyme
Soul calling and i am awakening
...Life is all about Transformations... The one who was yesterday.. Is not the one today.. The One who is here today.. Is not the one tomorrow.. Every human is transforming.. Within and out.. Min......Read More
Categories: prisoner, beautiful, birthday, butterfly, courage,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Free Verse
...Free verse eludes, escapes I cannot rein it in Not free at all, in fact Unarticulated words held prisoner by rigid structures in my mind Too much is none at all, it seems A canvas ......Read More
Categories: prisoner, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Hunger Strike
...The spirit-man within him stood Persevered the pain. Determined he would take no food, until the blessings rained. Both mind and body were subdued. The Creator was his claim. In a jail, shack......Read More
Categories: prisoner, conflict, courage, for him,
Form: Rhyme

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