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Retreat Poems - Poems about Retreat

Retreat Poems - Examples of all types of poems about retreat 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 retreat.

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Premium Member To The King of The North an end to them; Jehovah is their God! So warned you are, you haughty king, Your actions are unwise. They won't retreat, for they all know, God's arm for them will rise! ......Read More
Categories: retreat, bible, endurance, judgement,
Form: Rhyme

Dance for Survival
...ear, I'm gonna go tribal It's a great depression And if you must dance, Dance for survival Now I'm retired in my retreat Cave of Altamira, authentically sweet From this point in time, I think I recognize the onset Of a vicious c......Read More
Categories: retreat, anxiety, dance, death, depression,
Form: Verse
SHORT TROUSERS, commuting on the train, Day after day in sultry heat, I find long trousers are a pain. Sometimes I wish I could retreat To childhood and wear shorts again. 20th November 2020 Quintain/Sicilian contest Sponsor - Emile Pinet ......Read More
Categories: retreat, childhood,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Discord
... A flautist and harpist were matched And plans for the wedding were hatched, But, getting cold feet, He beat a retreat, Preferring her ‘no strings attached’. 20.11.20 (First verse of a 2 verse old limerick) 'Quin-To You......Read More
Categories: retreat, humor,
Form: Limerick
My Very Favorite Apple Tree
...e to reap, not sow Each apple I will wisely choose Pick more, not less, to gain, not lose. And when I’m done I shall retreat And leave the rest for deer to eat Fresh pies already on my mind I turned and left my tree behind Yearning ......Read More
Categories: retreat, autumn,
Form: Rhyme

...emoves my fear It drives me to sleep It closes the chapter of my past I am aghast if I don't have it Medicine is my retreat It is the beauty of the east.......Read More
Categories: retreat, abuse, analogy, angst, art,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member VERSE FREED to break
...silence is golden A tribute to Erik Satie * the school-bus departs - she eats the advent candy * on garibaldi's retreat - the cookie crumbles * moss carpets the roof - the blackbirds make over * carol concert prelude- - chatter ......Read More
Categories: retreat, poetry, word play,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member Simply Senryu: Every artist knows of history In the tale of time We all give in to The omnipotence of time Sooner or later No brainer in war Retreat surrender or die The loser's choices ......Read More
Categories: retreat, philosophy,
Form: Senryu
...s were made Yet in their minds this old home stayed I think this home still speaks its mind Yet only when wishing to retreat back in time Its a home provided by two Some from me and some from you To those who have loved this old ricke......Read More
Categories: retreat, bereavement, environment, poverty, soulmate,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Withered Garden
...them gasp. This sad and lonely corner served a purpose once before; It was a haven from summer heat, a section of retreat – A place of momentary calm where people came to meet. Pausing, to pass unhurried time, a place to lie in swe......Read More
Categories: retreat, allegory, beauty, creation, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Proof
...tones. Pay for the day; using each word we heard, in a contract of misinformed loans. the day is shaped by nights retreat. wings upon which we fly, measured by holes, in the shoes, on the souls of our feet. Cities of mud s......Read More
Categories: retreat, allegory, america, computer, crazy,
Form: Rhyme
A desert song
...igh Beneath the big blue sky The ray's of the sun beat But she did not retreat On and on she did escort through the desert hot And dow......Read More
Categories: retreat, allusion, conflict, destiny, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member in its wake
... in its wake birds retreat of sea a mountain gut a forest~ nature weather change 2020 November 08 *4th Place* Any NEW Nature Inspire......Read More
Categories: retreat, natural disasters,
Form: Haiku
The return of justice in Nigeria
...urn of justice in Nigeria Alluta continual The return of justice in Nigeria Aluta continual Forward ever No retreat no surrender Live after if you are lucky alive Die when it comes We need no fear No not now at all Don'......Read More
Categories: retreat, africa, dedication, deep, humanity,
Form: Epic
Return To Get You to light but occasionally honour breeds a mind built to compete seeing the battle a defeat and through their retreat rise back to feet the war with the monster you made stronger will rage until you're exposed and a goner!!......Read More
Categories: retreat, war,
Form: Rhyme

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