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Short Violence Poems

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


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Short Violence poem by Eugene Harvey| Details |

Fuse

firestorm
racial divide
ignites

Copyright © Eugene Harvey | Year Posted 2016

Short Violence poem by Bishop Ezeh| Details |

Illusion

My God; Their God
Supreme delusion
Religion 

Copyright © Bishop Ezeh | Year Posted 2014

Short Violence poem by Uwe Stroh| Details |

I saw the bullet

In my spotting scope
I saw a flash
All went black.

Copyright © Uwe Stroh | Year Posted 2014

Short Violence poem by Karam Misra| Details |

Seeds of Revenge

hate
simmers
bubbling on
beneath the smile
waits

Copyright © Karam Misra | Year Posted 2016

Short Violence poem by Patricia L Graham| Details |

Shame

Hurt hidden corrodes
Ruptures lives
Alters futures

Copyright © Patricia L Graham | Year Posted 2014

Short Violence poem by Eugene Harvey| Details |

Deadly Rains

fiery brimstone
rain collateral damage
once lies reign

Copyright © Eugene Harvey | Year Posted 2016

Short Violence poem by Maria Cherub| Details |

Gaslight

My tongue became an ashtray for your venom.

Copyright © Maria Cherub | Year Posted 2016

Short Violence poem by Laura Breidenthal| Details |

Deadly Mistake

trip and splash
teeth take advantage and sink
flock must flee

Copyright © Laura Breidenthal | Year Posted 2013

Short Violence poem by Jackson LaBaugh| Details |

Lament in Haiku Form for a Dead Eraser

Today I did stab,
an eraser so white, pure,
it did bleed blue ink.

Copyright © Jackson LaBaugh | Year Posted 2016

Short Violence poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details |

An axed waffle

There's no waffle axed 
by someone flaccid.

Volodymyr Knyr
2017

Copyright © Volodymyr Knyr | Year Posted 2017

Short Violence poem by Amrita Jha| Details |

Marks

Tattoos and whiskey
Cigarette marks on her skin
Footprints on sand.

Copyright © Amrita Jha | Year Posted 2015

Short Violence poem by Mark J. Halliday| Details |

Starcraft

The Zerg are vanquished;
The Protoss have been routed.
Death's Avatar wins!

Copyright © Mark J. Halliday | Year Posted 2014

Short Violence poem by Drew Walters | Details |

Strike

A sweet glancing blow. 
Taste of iron, tang of life. 
Consciousness departs.

Copyright © Drew Walters | Year Posted 2014

Short Violence poem by vinay Thakur| Details |

Terrorism

Terrorism is the biggest threat to the world.Is their any way to deal with it ?

Copyright © vinay Thakur | Year Posted 2016

Short Violence poem by Julia Ward| Details |

Untitled

mouse-trap maker working on his death machine a pause for tea

Copyright © Julia Ward | Year Posted 2017

Short Violence poem by Julia Ward| Details |

Stupefaction

a steel sword beheads an unsuspecting beaver glinting undergrowth

Copyright © Julia Ward | Year Posted 2017

Short Violence poem by Nurudeen Olaniran| Details |

Haiku 16: Bokoharam

'Boko Haram' is not an enemy.
It's a subject in an economy
of a corrupt country.

Copyright © Nurudeen Olaniran | Year Posted 2014

Short Violence poem by Joel Thornton| Details |

delivery of death

Sketch and Freak
Drag and Jonez
Waste life left
Scared to speak
brittle bones.

Copyright © Joel Thornton | Year Posted 2014

Short Violence poem by Greg Barden| Details |

Day's End

A tear stains blue steel,
Washing sweat, blood, powder, skin ...
Demons come smiling.

Copyright © Greg Barden | Year Posted 2017

Short Violence poem by Greg Barden| Details |

Bang-Ku

Searing lead flies swift,
Born for naught else but ruin ...
Shredding flesh, bone, life.

Copyright © Greg Barden | Year Posted 2017

Short Violence poem by nick armbrister jimmy boom semtex| Details |

EVERY NIGHT

EVERY NIGHT

Every night before
We sleep,
We pray to the Lord for
Our wars to keep.

Copyright © nick armbrister jimmy boom semtex | Year Posted 2015

Short Violence poem by april davis| Details |

Its Coming

I was quiet. 
They asked why. 
I said....Shhhhhhh. 
There's a storm brewing inside!

Copyright © april davis | Year Posted 2015

Short Violence poem by Rebecca Huxley| Details |

What's your pleasure

Make me a wound, forever open and in pain
For you to take your pleasure, again and again...

Copyright © Rebecca Huxley | Year Posted 2017

Short Violence poem by bawa talwar| Details |

Haiku

Met end to free us
We are bound everywhere in relations
Disgusted and disappointed we leave.

Copyright © bawa talwar | Year Posted 2017

Short Violence poem by Nida Mahmoed| Details |

I am a fighter

I am a girl, 
I am a fighter,
I am not weak, 
I am the smoke that emerges' 
When you set me ablaze!

Copyright © Nida Mahmoed | Year Posted 2017






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