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Retreat Poems

Retreat Poems. Below are examples of all types of retreat poems. This list of poetry about retreat is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of retreat poetry. Submit your poems too.

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List of Retreat Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Dark December Nina Parmenter Verse retreat, christmas, december, depression, sad,
Premium Member Poem retreat for the homeless sand blown Haiku retreat, absence, adventure, angst,
humankind Kaa Na Kalyanasundaram Haiku retreat, environment,
The Queen of Poop Chris Green Rhyme retreat, fun, poetess,
MISSIONARIES Orochi C. Joshua Rhyme retreat, adventure,
Blood FRANCOIS HILLEBRAND Free verse retreat, scary, sick,
A LIGHT IN DARKNESS Poet Self Triolet retreat, emotions,
The Colour of My Heart Brian Densham Sonnet retreat, color, heart, prejudice,
Premium Member Poem Of Mountain Things Anthony Slausen Rhyme retreat, mountains, people,
Premium Member Poem Over Hill, Over Heather Gershon Wolf Rhyme retreat, life, snow, wind, winter,

'Nativist'
by jamie brolin
“Nativist”
(Jamie Brolin)
Canopied, strapling-groves of green-veined switches,
Strain, upstretched, like racks that unmask cloaked witches;

Fight for sunlight in an arbor-shaded bower,
Where maple leaves and apple buds dared...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, america, community, language, native

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Christmas Mourning
by Phillip Garcia
I question Adam’s hymn, O’ Holy Night,
while I retreat upstairs on Christmas Eve
comparing his to mine to fill the night:

His was a quill that spilled...

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Rhyme Royal | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, anger, christian, christmas, daughter,

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Beseech
by Heidi Sands
The waves took our memories
And washed them out to sea
When bitter truth was spoken
In words you didn’t want to be
Revealed like a shell on a...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, family, loss, sea, words,

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Crone
by Sherry Asbury
Nothing savored Nothing cherished
Chewing wood, spitting silk 
Hating every creeping moment
till darkness lowers and laps at my toes
Blessed darkness gives me a cave 
where I...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, angst, anxiety, mental illness,

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RETREAT
by Line Gauthier


Crawling into bed
Seeking comfort
Finding evasion
Pulling the blankets
Right over her head
Hiding from the day
The hurt the anguish
The abuse the deluge
To see if 
In the morning
She’ll be...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, abuse, betrayal, conflict, morning,

COAL-FILLED BOOTS OF SANTA CLAUS
by Chris Green
COAL-FILLED BOOTS OF SANTA CLAUS


Old Santa rose from in his bed, a deeply winter snooze
His bare feet touched the freezing floor, he called out for...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, fun, holiday, imagination,

Once
by DM Babbit
Once, they gathered in the night
   in smoke filled rooms laughter deplete
   where only the self chosen meet.

Decisive and power centered...

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Ode | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, america, angst,

Treat Yourself
by taai tekai
To be, in a beauteous moment-
Rapt, engaged by a real flower,
Eyes bask in nectar’s effloresce,
As aromas arise in wafting aria...
Take a lingering garden retreat~

Yield your...

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Acrostic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, appreciation,

Silence
by Besma Riabi Dziri
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Rictameter | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, beauty, deep, heart, how

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COME BACK TO ME
by James Edward Lee Sr.
COME BACK TO ME

I call you in the morning
I hear you not
You see me down the street
You won't even say "what's up"
You leave I plead
You...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, appreciation, endurance, engagement,

But I Have Seen
by Adeyemi Joshua
But I Have Seen!

If I was told the water will boil fish,
I would hold the conveyer in a grip,
That would fear his breath before I...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, satire,

Double Standards
by Christopher Flaherty
Double Standards

Boy how the Lords 

Of Old Money and Privilege 

Take exception and retreat to the Higher Ground 

When their means and tactics 

Are used...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, allusion,

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Winter Wildflower
by Dear Heart
                        On...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, flower, winter,

The Intruder
by Keren Happuch
He's in the house of my heart
And he's not paying rent
I hate that he is stealing my attention
And stealing my possession
Yet I feel like he...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, emotions, love hurts,

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My Safe Haven
by Dear Heart
I am the girl behind the words,
known in every land for my bleeding ink;
behind self-imposed walls I find safety,
each brick is built with sorrow and...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, betrayal,

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The Guiding Light
by Jo Daniel
The Word of God begins my day, 
It is the light throughout my way,

When darkness envelopes my night, 
The Word of God shines forth its...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, bible, light,

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Mysterious Night
by Melissa Tracy
Celebrations galore on all Hallows eve
Eyes have a tendency  to play tricks and deceive
Youngsters anticipate receiving a trick or a treat
Pranksters get a thrill...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, halloween,

imagine a private detective
by gate low
imagine a private detective   04.10.18

goody must be bored
like a record on repeat
now believing poetry can not be cured
but its the only life hence...

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Carpe Diem | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, addiction, allah, analogy, animal,

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Seniority Blues
by Kai Michael Neumann
Times they are so much a-changing
as Dylan proposed Bob and not Dylan
who was a genius but also a drunkard 

When black seems white 
and white...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, change, courage,

No One Gets Out Alive
by matthew harris
Though (supposedly) only
     the good die young, urn holding
     cremated ashes a mere cup
full, every last man...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: retreat, 7th grade, 9th grade,