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Rags To Riches Poems | Examples of Rags To Riches Poetry

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List of Rags To Riches Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem The Man Out in the Gutter Janet Bingham Rhyme rags to riches, abuse, death, drink, fate,
al pacino arrested at heathrow with vast amounts of cocaine gate low Rhyme rags to riches, 1st grade, 5th grade,
The Virus Salvator Emorion Free verse rags to riches, allegory, analogy, conflict, corruption,
Jump Off The Page Bernard F. Asuncion Acrostic rags to riches, birthday,
Premium Member Poem Daydream Dancing Tim Smith Free verse rags to riches, art, dance, dream,
The Beggar Colan Hiatt Rhyme rags to riches, inspirational,
Mabel's Strange Predicament Michael Coy Rhyme rags to riches, film,
My Win Wendy Rycroft Free verse rags to riches, poetry,
Premium Member Poem Work Sucks Jerrell Jones Rhyme rags to riches, corruption,
Premium Member Poem Sir Morgan: The Man Who Saw Crime Pay Andrea Dietrich Quatrain rags to riches, history,

damocles in me
by Dylan Lafountain
the sword looms overhead
here i sit rags to riches
but any moment to be dead 
when it falls hope only it misses

I rule my feelings
with an...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, emotions, history,

A Road Less Traveled
by Analytical Poet
A road less traveled is only a journey the cowards fear
For the brave stand strong through the hard times when danger grows near
 
Fighting a...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, inspirational, poems, poetry, spiritual,

His all seeing eye
by Dr. Upma A. Sharma
His all seeing eye



 

In moments of joy
when all stand by you,
On cloud nine you fly
heights touch the blue,
But in harder times
when no one cares,
Down...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, truth,

LOVE OF MY LIFE
by Iris Elizabeth Sankey-Lewis
I have heard that all women listen to Your words
Those captured by You, smell like myrrh and You.

I would call You, Sampson, but Your hair...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, love,

Valued Riches Part 2
by Kira Price
From rags to riches come money and “*****es”, thus leaving values buried in the past.

The tombstone reads “there lies integrity and morals”, they all tend...

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Prose | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, money, symbolism, vanity, integrity,

My LORD JESUS it is all you
by John Beam
My whole armor of God                    ...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, bible, character, christian, encouraging,

We Are All Gods Children
by kevin leake
I climbed from rags to riches
And excelled extremely well
I made a lot of money
And I lived to tell the tale



Now my life is over
I asked...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, god,

Rich Poverty
by Bale Malee
Rich Poverty

A drink from my heavy flowing 
tears,
Good meals of dreams from 
halted careers.
I sleep under stars - chandeliers 
are cheap.
Only a poor man can...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, success,

Riches to Rags
by Christine Phillips
I have heard of it,
I was in it,
I have imagined it,
But I am yet to experience it.

What is this dream?
Who is this dream for?
Is it...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, courage, devotion, dream, freedom,

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Never Slouch as Drippier Drop a Slipper
by john freeman
~`T was in Disney land, Walt Disney’s grand, 
   Cinderella, rags to riches, met her charming prince.
   She did not lose...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, introspection

THE CHOICE OF ONE'S HEART
by Andrew Crisci
Parents are very fierce on expectations by holding the rod....
they mean well, but they crush or ignore their teens' wishes;
not all are meant for professional...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, adventure, business, dedication, education,

better off dead
by anthony beesley
from rags to riches...diamonds back down in ditches
scars and stains and supernatural soul stitches
i rise and i fall like the sun and the moon
every dark...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, deathdark, dark,

compeling leather's
by John Beam
At what cost rags to riches splashing blind falling in trenches              ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, death, history, political, war,

RAGS TO RICHES
by Prince Freakasso
The Worlds human snakes have raised the stakes,
From table scraps to pies and cakes.

           ...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, history

I'm A Believer
by Katherine Stella
If I could talk to God
What would I say
And how would I say it
Would I used a civil tongue
Or not utter a word
Would I say...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, caregiving, dedication, devotion, education,

an educated "Dalit"
by rahul gade
educated dalit, working in office elite,
his journey from rags to riches,
hardly matters for high caste there,
safeguarded through religious care,
see the dalit with crucifying glare,
wonder how...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, introspection, socialreligious, religious, rights,

Peace Lingers
by Samuel Stone
Where everything turns into tomorrow, 
living in the land of once begotten time, 
seeing yesterday was merely borrowed, 
leaves shallow imprints upon our mind. 

Lost...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, philosophy

RETURN TO MYSELF
by Satish Verma
Dumbly you come 
to the brink of a precipice,
at the point of no return. 
Moving, pivoting with 
a huge perception. 
Knowing that life was exacting,
you...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, adventure, animals, art, business,

Not Always Gold
by Samuel Stone
Very long ago, in days of old,
time had  no beginning or end,
ancient stories were often told,
by loved ones or a close friend.

Could be true...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, imagination, inspirational, life,

Metamorphosis
by Yolanda Jackson
From the Sperm to the Egg ~
To the wait in a dark place ~
To the food through the Mother ~
To the birth.

From the crawl to...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rags to riches, life, house, house, life,