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Shelter Poems | Examples of Shelter Poetry

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List of Shelter Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Unsung Laborers Day Of Humanity Eric Nelson Manley Shelman Lyric shelter, appreciation, birth, celebration, child,
That cold morning in May Dominic Middleton Free verse shelter, conflict, cry, culture, death,
Search light Christopher Flaherty Free verse shelter, adventure,
Ode to the Egotist Dedu Son Quatrain shelter, emotions,
Happy yes happy no Christopher Flaherty Free verse shelter, beautiful,
Premium Member Poem Us Them Wayne Kingston Free verse shelter, bullying, emotions, love,
A Journey Into The Sand Dedu Son Free verse shelter, adventure,
Premium Member Poem Cat's Wild Adventure Sandra Haight Blank verse shelter, adventure, cat,
Tree Of Lives Word Awl Free verse shelter, autumn, dark, death, halloween,
Why Lightning is Beautiful Valentina Iljina-Pechenova Free verse shelter, children, nature,

SEEKING SHELTER
by John Arribas
SEEKING SHELTER
by
JOHN M. ARRIBAS



I’m Unhappy I Need Something New
My Present Situation Just Won’t Do
I’ll Go to a Different, Fresh Venue
Find True Friends and Places New
I’ll...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, angst, anxiety, deep, depression,

No Shelter
by Amie-lea Kuti-king
I want to go back to the days when words meant nothing to me 
I can’t mis hear words if no words are being said...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, absence, abuse, anger, anxiety,

Fiction happiness
by Talin Kalishian


That giggling stone that bright eye invades
That mirror that rays upon waves
How ocular the eye whence happy
A dazzeling charm penetrates the soul
A wonder a belief...

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Imagism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, happiness,

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I Hate Animal Dumpers
by Caren Krutsinger
Our dog is relaxing for the first time in almost eighteen hours.
The interloper is finally gone.
She is so relieved; I have never heard her sigh...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, pets,

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Girl Without A Doll
by Caren Krutsinger
Carolyn had seen them in her dreams, and sometimes in the dollar store or the resale shop.
They had bouncy heads, some with pony tails, others...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, perspective,

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REPORTING
by Line Gauthier


reporting theft
by caramel fur ball at
animal shelter



posted on October 5, 2018

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, animal, heart, love, pets,

Imagine
by Emmanuel Adedayo Ojelade
IMAGINE

Imagine a world for no and everyone
Where we all are here to be as one and to save the world
Where we have no differences at...

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Imagism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, discrimination, family, humanity, imagination,

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Brain Storm
by Kai Michael Neumann
Tim had entered the state of a corpse while
the chorus assaulting his purulent soul festered
Callouses on his corpus callosum pretended
there was no connection just chaos...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, depression,

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Why I Write
by Daniel Turner
There are so many reasons why I write
With your indulgence, I will give a few
It helps to pass the time, alone at night
And cures my...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, poetry,

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Pipe Dreams
by Debbie Guzzi
Pipe Dreams

Though I have a woman’s heart; it pounds with
dragon’s fire. Curled about the core of self, 
I have lain in wait for Asia with...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, analogy, symbolism, travel,

Song Of Rain
by Christopher Goss
The shadows seem to shift in the breeze
And the trees begin to dance
My frantic footsteps pound pavement
As the first drops begin to fall

I find shelter...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, appreciation, feelings, inspirational, rain,

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Late Autumn
by Gregory Firlotte
LATE AUTUMN
by Gregory Firlotte

I sit by the window 
at dusk
as the world outside 
disappears slowly
one moment 
after the other
and the silver gray sun 
takes shelter...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, autumn, nature, november, seasons,

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Trial and Terror
by Kai Michael Neumann
Trial and Terror

Tim had tried most everything else

	waiting hoping procrastinating

		meditation introspection ‘extro-neglection’

defence contraptions of all sorts and the 

	whole self-help spirit enclave palaver and yet...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, endurance,

Show Me the Way
by J.W. Earnings
Soon enough,
Positivity will shelter me
Life’s so tough…
Bravery will bring me safety

I want your affection,
Not your rejection
I need Holy direction
I need His jubilation

Happiness will set me...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, dedication, faith, happiness, hope,

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My Beloved Cat Zion - Happy Update
by Heidi Sands
I recently wrote a poem My Beloved Cat, when my 16 year old cat went missing on August 25th.  Miraculously he was found and...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, cat,

An Anxious Willow
by M. L. Kiser
Willow branch knocking at my window.  
Dark, rainy nights always upset the trees; 
The Deva's that live within them, 
awakened by the thunder and...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, appreciation, earth, environment, imagery,

9 Years of Feeling This
by Crow thepoet
How long does this suffering remain
How much longer will it take 
until this moment fades
How can one find happiness 
only in the throws of love...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, feelings,

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A Trembling Rose
by Brian Johnston
A Trembling Rose!

Such a trembling rose! She has something to hide,  
Feigns her cough hoping Prince will remain by her side,
Though she loves him,...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, art, love,

Place to be
by Alex Duffy
I share everything I have yet they still feel the need to take from me 
People always want to take more than they give back
Not...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, deep, depression, inspiration, inspirational,

Calm Before The Storm
by Robertina B.
Soft gentle breeze..
Warmth of the sun..
Golden rays of sunlight
Glows..
Seagulls flying high upon the deep blue sky..
Singing a magical tune..
As they soar and glide through the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shelter, change, environment, sky, universe,