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Slumlord Poems - Poems about Slumlord

Slumlord Poems - Examples of all types of poems about slumlord 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 slumlord.

Slumlords and Christians
...I When my landlord is a slumlord The sermons also mock God "There but for Grace go I" Helps see a plank in my eye II Here, no exposing of hypocrisy Makes a difference to men, women, me: Sex......Read More
Categories: slumlord, absence, africa, bible, christian,
Form: Rhyme

Doctors particularly biomedical engineers
...Doctors (particularly biomedical engineers)... really trolley train hard to keep track of patients Eye tell ya we (spuds) pulled up stakes after four yar and zero scores ago living in Bryn Mawr......Read More
Categories: slumlord, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
Understand Where I Stood
...Good boy gone bad enters the stage with a spotlight overhead, despite being misunderstood in my ghetto neighborhood The lonely applause celebrates in my cracked, corrupted, and crazed cranium ......Read More
Categories: slumlord, anger, angst, anxiety, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Two Greatest Commandments
...37 Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’[a] 38 This is the first and greatest commandment. 39 And the second is like it: ‘Love yo......Read More
Categories: slumlord, allegory, analogy, religious,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Pillar of Salt
...Once on Cecil Place fledgling flagstones freckled like summer faces in Septembers of taut cypress. Now neglected planters are urns for my young ashes, crypts gaping silent screams. Blistered d......Read More
Categories: slumlord, memory, time,
Form: Imagism

Premium Member He Once Said
...He Once Wrote How quickly the vanishing Where once shone the sun Now only skyscraper shade Horse drawn wagons Once parked below tenement smiles As rope baskets lowered with coins Sent back with app......Read More
Categories: slumlord, life,
Form: Free verse
Gone Before
...The sum of what has gone before Bulldozed throughout a slumlord block, Evacuated, emptied souls, Gutted, barrel, lock and stock. Then ring-fenced in a shield of steel, Buried in a foreign f......Read More
Categories: slumlord, life, loss, lost love,
Form: Verse