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Short Affronts Poems

Short Affronts Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about Affronts by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about Affronts by length and keyword.


winter died
Lithe,
aromatic,
lightness of touch.
new breeze upon
stale air affronts.
my soul waits
for moments like these.
roam within winsome sapling
you fragrant gentle wind -
bringing relief to aged
countenance.
take me back
to days gone passed
when spring meant
the eve of longer days
and winter died
in enthusiasm
of laughter and endless
romps in sultry days.

(c) 2016 rickjstassi...

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Categories: affronts, age, bible, hope, jesus, summer,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Coarse
Once in disguise of sanity The love of work belonged to me Now with age I clearly see An endless structured bondage Shiny bright fresh minted From the college briefly stinted Onward working place demented Soon deprives the soul of peace Blinders set to stay the course Daily risk the cart affronts the horse Grieved for life by decades mesmerized Tears retire the fiction folly
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Categories: affronts, career, work,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Weeping Webbed World: Apropos of a Syrian Nightmare

Weeping Webbed World
(Apropos of a Syrian Nightmare) 

Affronts to humanity streak the skies
Like once perched war eagles
Soaring over communities of prey
Where the lingering smell of death
Is as normal as the scent flowers once had.

A grieving webbed world in abject apathy
Awaits the cesarean births of hope and peace—
Hope and peace laboring on the delivery table of life.
Will they too, become miscarriage siblings?
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Categories: affronts, children, death, grief, imagery, metaphor, war, world,
Form: Prose Poetry