Get Your Premium Membership

Struggle Poems - Poems about Struggle

Struggle Poems - Examples of all types of poems about struggle 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 struggle.
Premium Member Sea Glass
...Look at you! Naturally processed from pieces of broken bottles, glassware or things breakable to frosted glasses with round edges. Distinctive creation that could take from two decades to probably ......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, creation, life, nature, sea,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member In the tapestry of our civilized world, we are all forever caught in conflict
...In the tapestry of our civilized world, we are all forever caught in conflict, Endlessly striving to harmonize the opposing demands Of culture and nature, of ego and body, of duty and pleasure. Fo......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Silent Struggles
... In the quiet corners of my heart, Where pain and strength intertwine, You lean on me, expecting much, Unaware of the battles I silently fight. Your eyes sparkle with dreams ahead, Yet behind......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, cry, endurance, health, hurt,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Memories Of an Inner Child
...I have lived in many houses, but never at home. The plastic bag in which I kept my belongings faithfully aided me with getting here and there, while facing the unknown. (How does it feel like? ......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, child, child abuse, childhood,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Enchanted City of Dual Realms
...The Enchanted City of Dual Realms In the sprawling labyrinth of concrete towers and spectral glass, where skyscrapers, like ancient obelisks, pierce the celestial veil with unyielding ambition, se......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, fantasy,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Dreaming
... Candied dreams, burning away the twilight Sandcastle memories, taken By the softest glow of a Southern moon, Coloring the thoughts in reflections of sincerest Beauty, rising like the breathl......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, appreciation, dream, faith, fire,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In a realm woven from wind's whispers, cloaked with fragile veils of deceit
...In a realm woven from wind's whispers, cloaked with fragile veils of deceit, We live in the shadows of a reality built on a thin layer of lies and illusions, A world where greed is elevated to the ......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
The Rot of the Republic
...Listen up, 'cause I'm about to spit some truth About a disease that's eating our society from the root Corruption, the silent killer, the thief in the night Stealing our future, our justice, our r......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, corruption, people, power, society,
Form: Free verse
The Teacher's Lament
...In the classroom, a battlefield unseen, I stand, a warrior with chalk for a sword. My armour, compassion; my shield, devotion, Fighting for minds yet to be explored. But the enemy advances, col......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, education, endurance, teacher,
Form: Free verse
Endangered Education
...In halls once filled with promise bright, A shadow creeps and dims learning's light. Reform, a word with noble aim, Now, threatens all in education's name. Standardized tests, a rigid cage, Co......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, education, psychological,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In the midst of your tranquil vacation
...In the midst of your tranquil vacation, In a foreign land adorned with dreams, If by chance you see, On the edge of a sea, under the starry gaze, High on a cold and lofty rock, A woman, sad, gaz......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Swimming in the Darkness
...For so long now I have swum in the darkness I'm an expert at it A steady breast stroke Bobbing up for air Those around me have better lives Than mine A string of broken dreams A......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, mental health, mental illness,
Form: Free verse
HE REMINDS ME
... He reminds me back when I was thirty-one and he was thirty Acquainted with him in the mid-month of humid February He reminds me of fresh boiled tea, roti and chick pea And the ceiling fan he too......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, appreciation, cute love, feelings,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
The Scar
..."A scar that won't go, A scar that resides in me, A scar that people see, Is not the scar that I see. Deep down, it's not just brown, It's the pain that I endure, The struggle to breathe, Th......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, pain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member frustrated
...Why is it so frustrating to be frustrated? Frustration, a knot in the chest, a choke of the mind, a silent scream in the loudest noise, a dance with shadows, lost in the void. It's the itch ......Read the rest...
Categories: struggle, lost,
Form: Rhyme

Related Poems


Book: Shattered Sighs