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Shock Poems - Poems about Shock

Shock Poems - Examples of all types of poems about shock 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 shock.
Premium Member Elevator Ride
...Collaboration between: Jack Horne and Sara Kendrick The elevator's getting full, but more are stepping in; I'm in between two gentlemen and wishing they were thin. The lift op......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, humor,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Thallosophile
...“over the waters blue the night winds sigh, the breakers roar…” —Samual Taylor Coleridge Thallosophile, my lass, listen to me. Emergent, I do wade in your blue depths, where subfluvial ......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, longing, sea,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Accidentally: THE END
...Sand scrapes my skin as I wake, Warm water around my shoulders break, Spluttering, I shake my head and open my eyes, Palms and dunes to my surprise. Shock constricts my body as I cannot regist......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, adventure, beach,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Monica Devil
...(The song to be sung in the To The Tune Of... Cruella DeVil) Monica Devil, Monica Devil, If she doesn’t scare you, no evil thing will, To see her is to take a sudden chill, Monica, Monica De......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, evil,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Mousey Metamorphosis-Are You A Mouse Or A Mountain Poetry Contest
...Poem written for "Are You A Mouse Or A Mountain Poetry Contest" Matt Caliri, Sponsor 5/25/2024 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ In Mildred's bed, as dawn did break, A stir, a tw......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, change,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Marine Life Footles
...Hero of Marine World Super Grouper The Disabled One The shrimp - A gimp Electrocuted Haddock Had shock When Sea Runs Dry Salmon Famine Her Musical Fish Faye’s carp Pla......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, fish,
Form: Footle
Premium Member The Gun Shop
...The gun seems gun-shy in this space where deer hides hang on rustic walls and granddad-tick-tocks beat, instead of hearts in hollowed skins. The gun a “trophy-bagger” in its rack, a loud-mo......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, animal, conflict, death, life,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Seeds and Roots
...Where does it all come from... Our every thought and what we feel? As basic urges give way to instinct, And thoughtful action seeks to heal. Now some may oversimplify, t......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, introspection,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Guns and Roses
...It was 1986 I was setting in after giving birth to my first son after wearing wires pregnant for the FBI buying large amounts of weapons ammunition boxes the dealer loaded hand grenades silenc......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, chicago, integrity, poems, power,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member MIRO on the carpet
...shock in. abundance transitory & irregular once refashioned in random diversity of erotic existence yet deliberate innocence of heart......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, art,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member The Body bag or body of lies
...After numerous threats on our lives after the domestic violence with my abuser after I returned from Tampa testifying in a murder trial I was finally healing several therapist home visits my......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, baptism, beautiful, writing,
Form: Free verse
Checkmate You Lose
...Do you tremble, as the monstrous cadence, of the rhinoceros' stride reverberates, like the buffalo's onslaught? Vipers at the water's edge, darting hither and thither, not above but b......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, adventure, animal, change, dark,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Still Water
...There is a container of water on the table A visual on my movement whilst still Just a breath or an elbows tilt Causes shivers and shifts It responds in shock if I remove contact After a moment......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, perspective,
Form: Free verse
Seven hundred and Ten
...Seven hundred and ten days ago, but it seems like just yesterday because shock from that days grip is only now, starting to let go. I have been in slow motion since the words of your exit were sent. ......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, angel, beautiful, grief, heaven,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Future Shock
...Reliving every moment since it started, the good, the bad, the downright pitiful mistakes made by yours truly, wiser with age through the journey of discovery. Sadly, the other bearing the brunt ......Read the rest...
Categories: shock, city, dark, humanity, political,
Form: Free verse

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