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Struggle Poems | Examples of Struggle Poetry

Struggle Poems. Below are examples of struggle poems. This list of poetry about STRUGGLE is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of struggle poems or a list of struggle poetry. These examples show what struggle poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of struggle and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
'Cobwebs' brolin, jamie Verse struggle, allusion, art, desire, faith,
Human Nature Doesn't Change - II Welch, David Rhyme struggle, betrayal, growth, how i
English 101 Lefeber, Michelle Free verse struggle, anxiety, homework, how i
We Just Have To Believe Scheidel, Philip Rhyme struggle, writing,
Premium Member Poem Angels Danced the Day She Was Born II Loo, Laura Rhyme struggle, daughter,
Premium Member Poem Two Crocodiles at Lunch Rigoler, Maurice Light Poetry struggle, humor,
Cock Tales For Two Tamilin, David ABC struggle, abuse,
I BUILT Anderson, Shelza I do not know? struggle, child abuse, happiness, heartbreak,
Pray SANG, ENOCK Lyric struggle, appreciation, blessing, hope, identity,
Premium Member Poem DOOM Lee Sr., James Edward Free verse struggle, anxiety, community, corruption, destiny,
FAME AND WEALTH musore, reagan Blank verse struggle, bible, blessing, cheer up,
Writing helps Fairclough, Callum Rhyme struggle, inspiration,
Premium Member Poem Dreams are made of this Clarke, Dino Rhyme struggle, dream, faith, irony, love,
The Final Beat Hauser , Mike Rhyme struggle, death, life,
Human Figures Made of Clay Gupta, Probir Rhyme struggle, discrimination, loneliness, sorrow, stress,
Remembering Israel Anish, Matthew Bio struggle, bible, poetry, travel,
A Self Struggle Luke, Jack Rhyme struggle, confusion, dark, deep, depression,
Premium Member Poem Mr Spock Clarke, Dino Rhyme struggle, irony,
Last of a dying breed Duffy, Alex Free verse struggle, deep, dream, encouraging, inspiration,
Half Life Babbit, DM Rhyme struggle, age, life, time,
Premium Member Poem Charred Service Robinson Jr., Freddie Free verse struggle, children, death, history, spiritual,
Life after struggle sharma, Kishan ABC struggle, abortion, africa, allusion, anger,
I Struggle McMillan Jr., Larry Rhyme struggle, addiction, angst, anxiety, conflict,
Premium Member Poem STORMY AS WORDS' VENOM onclaud, nette Free verse struggle, relationship, storm,
Built to win Duffy, Alex Free verse struggle, discrimination, emotions, encouraging, truth,
Black is allergic to Black Mokoena, Lunga Dramatic Verse struggle, abortion, absence, abuse, africa,
Water Against Fire Provencher, Abigail Free verse struggle, abuse, betrayal, depression, teenage,
GOLDEN REVOLUTION Dutta, Anisha Rhyme struggle, appreciation, devotion, how i
Premium Member Poem Never Having to Say You're Sorry Roper, Eve Couplet struggle, bereavement, death, love,
Waiting Peers, Chris Rhyme struggle, absence, for her, i
Tortured Vengeance Tones, Raven Dramatic Verse struggle, anger, depression, fear,
The Walk Eaton, Steve Rhyme struggle, fantasy, nature,
Premium Member Poem Same Ol' Song and Dance Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse struggle, community, dance, humanity, humor,
Breathe Wilae, Sona Ballad struggle, adventure, blessing, god, i
Premium Member Poem The Refuge camp shuff, terry Free verse struggle, absence, anxiety, children, home,
flat screams Bursey, DC Free verse struggle, angst, world,
Favorite Quote5 Rose, Mad I do not know? struggle, deep, history, inspirational,
Premium Member Poem A Fire Dream Delauder, Steven Rhyme struggle, depression, dream, fire,
Liber Kramer, Dina Free verse struggle, appreciation, caregiving, paradise, peace,
Such an Eerie Sound to be Heard Fordham, Kenneth Free verse struggle, halloween, horror, imagination,
In The Remembrance of July 13, 1931 Martyrs Ansur, Khan Ode struggle, poetry,
Ignorances is taken Hedgepeth , Jordan Free verse struggle, black african american, education,
ON THE RUN Jaiteh, Abdoullah Rhyme struggle, abuse,
Premium Member Poem I'm A Teen This is What I Struggle With Lee Sr., James Edward Dramatic monologue struggle, anxiety, bio, community, confusion,
Every Morning We Wake Up Project, The Brooklyn Six Free verse struggle, hope, life,
Alcoholism: The Silent Killer Freeman, Angela I do not know? struggle, addiction, betrayal, conflict, dark,
Sorrow Armishaw, Dave Free verse struggle, beach, culture, dark, sorrow,
Premium Member Poem Embrace the Uncertainty of Life Janko, Betty I do not know? struggle, inspirational,
I'm Only Human Babbit, DM Blank verse struggle, humanity, i am,
Premium Member Poem Little Creature of Endurance and Grace Gulley, Sharon Rhyme struggle, beauty, encouraging, endurance, environment,