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Recovery From Poems | Examples of Recovery From Poetry

Recovery From Poems - Examples of all types of recovery from poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for recovery from.
There we were - Alf and I - Pharaohs, surveying those white pyramids - Nests of ibis - ovulating - Opera. Across the bridge we danced, Swaying o'er the waves below - Spectred lovers on a phantom ship - Drifting...Read More
Categories: recovery from, absence, abuse, addiction, angst,
Form: Alliteration

Premium Member Cancer
Cancer Cancel All Negative Carcinogens Erase them Remove them. Freedom Restored Easily Easily. 33 years cancer free. Hope for the cure....Read More
Categories: recovery from, cancer, celebration, inspirational, recovery
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Green Tea
join the green tea home parade leafy dancing promenade wellness trip with each sip nature curing ready made. ...Read More
Categories: recovery from, care, cheer up, drink,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member dim-lit bars
In the dim-lit corners of forgotten bars, Where smoke dances with fallen stars, I nurse my whiskey, neat and strong, Lost in a world gone wrong. The jukebox hums a melancholy tune, As I drown my sorrows, glass by glass,...Read More
Categories: recovery from, abuse, addiction, city, depression,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Thumb In My Eye
A stupid place to stick my thumb Right in my eye that was so dumb It hurt so bad it made me cry The tears are streaming from...Read More
Categories: recovery from, cry, drink, health, hurt,
Form: Limerick

I am wounded
I am wounded I looked out the window The light, streaming down Amongst the trees Reflecting on me To walk amongst the trees, A simple pleasure Fresh scent of pine Mind, at ease I heard birds, shadows flying from tree to tree My hand...Read More
Categories: recovery from, emotions, fate, feelings, heart,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member My Spinal Decompression Surgery
I'll never forget the date, the nineteenth of November It's etched firmly in my mind, and I'll always remember It was the day that I had my spinal decompression surgery And hopefully it would put an end...Read More
Categories: recovery from, care, caregiving, family, joy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member her eyes are gray, foreboding
her eyes are gray, foreboding reflecting the wrath of Zeus yet therein lies the charm of Hera who silences Olympian thunderbolts she is sharing a tenebrous introspect the smile withdrawn, judgmental thought an ego that must be fed, expense of others aloofness...Read More
Categories: recovery from, addiction, analogy, blessing, courage,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member To See the Truth
Does life to anyone really make sense? Or is all mankind actually this dense? God’s offer of wisdom and truth to man, When accepted, we seldom understand. Sometimes blinded by reason and logic. Surely, it’s not genes or biologic. I ponder...Read More
Categories: recovery from, god, introspection, life, mystery,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Wars Without and Within
Since Adam’s fall the human race has been stuck in a hostile space. The evil forces wage a war, God’s pure image they seek to tar. This war is fought within our hearts, with thoughts that wound like whizzing darts. The...Read More
Categories: recovery from, depression, emotions, inspirational, mental
Form: Rhyme
roto rooter is not enough
Johnson's bed with Trump isn't chaste A waste dump that's sticky with paste Mike's endorsement bet Is an enormous threat That sump pumps can never erase Author's note: For those unfamiliar with USA's government, Mike Johnson is the current Speaker...Read More
Categories: recovery from, cancer, evil, love hurts,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Demoting the Meaning, Promoting the Subtext
Today slipped away from me Who knows if I’ll ever get that back Not like I needed the hours anyways for my mental capabilities Show me what I’m looking for Show me what I’m looking for The day...Read More
Categories: recovery from, angst, betrayal, friend, how
Form: Free verse
And I Exhaled
I was so close to the sun, Tantalizing; ethereal- Warm rays rolling over my skin before- Sinking deep, A parasite rooting itself into my neck, Gentle caresses- Strangling- Choking-. Churning-, Inching closer- And it stopped. I felt air again, But my lungs had grown so used to...Read More
Categories: recovery from, abuse, anxiety, inspirational, pain,
Form: Free verse
Taken Away Too Young
There's not a lot I can do To get over being blue My world was flipped all around When they put you in the ground Tearing my heart out completely Our love was so dear and sweetly Getting better all the...Read More
Categories: death, recovery from, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Said to My Therapist
I said to my therapist, “Permission to Exhale,” I made a wrong turn long ago. Where angels fled and my body bled a crimson colored rose. And as the clock ticks slowly My heart would skip a beat Alone inside my thoughts Still...Read More
Categories: recovery from, anxiety, betrayal, depression, emotions,
Form: Rhyme

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