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Surviving Poems - Poems about Surviving

Surviving Poems - Examples of all types of poems about surviving 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 surviving.

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Premium Member Blue
...at welcomes brilliant desires To reach beyond the want To the soul of the thought Where only inspiration can thrive Surviving the dreary tides Of times that bring dread Fear and disillusionment A sense of despair that wrecks The hea......Read More
Categories: surviving, blessing, christian, faith, god,
Form: Free verse



Terminal Time
...Eyes lose their way in the neon and the numbers. Departing, arriving, surviving. Does this arrow go west? Failing that test. Airports numb him he discombobulates, has to mentally unpa......Read More
Categories: surviving, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Surviving Hell on Earth
... ~ Surviving Hell on Earth ~ (The Nazi's Camps) They had seen Hell on Earth Lived through it, survived Tigh......Read More
Categories: surviving, courage, future, hero, holocaust,
Form: Narrative
first i'am here then i'am there
...will force me to look too my form is left behind for awhile I sit at my desk and focus on my work, this is my form surviving i am here one bad critic shakes me out of my trance i feel defeated once more, i say to myself this too sha......Read More
Categories: surviving, angst, dark, journey,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Show Your Warrior's Pride To All
...henever a soldier's fiery spirit becomes weary! Oh, be bold and strong and hold that rifle with a steady grip... surviving is honoring the life and the ones you love endlessly; your kids and wife wait for your return and pray ferv......Read More
Categories: surviving, confidence, courage, emotions, farewell,
Form: Ode



SURVIVING IN THE SEMI ARID
... Unbearable heat hinterland the midday sun, seems war forced training .........Read More
Categories: surviving, allusion, analogy, creation, extended
Form: Senryu
Four Point Six: Little Miracles Are Miracles
...your intimidating chores Above all, it is knowing there's no limit to how we thrive, that after being lost and barely surviving we are still found alive -Nicola An ......Read More
Categories: surviving, appreciation, april, beautiful, blessing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SPRING
...unlight magically illuminate a darkened alpine summit Cloud lingered for an eternity now banished amidst surviving spruce Spores through withered ground sprout anew like a recurring comet Pristine wa......Read More
Categories: surviving, seasons,
Form: Rhyme
the tragedy of a daemon
...roker before the corrupt police come and arrest me and the morally upstanding wake up to mock my desperate fight at surviving this pointless existence......Read More
Categories: surviving, dark, sad,
Form: Free verse
Staring Death In His Corner
...oldier is born to fight & be great. Pain you bring is sweetener enroute my eternal place. IF I FEEL PAIN, I AM ALIVE surviving like the edge of a knife. IF I AM ALIVE, I CAN FIGHT, triumphing over thee day & night. IF I CAN FIGHT, I C......Read More
Categories: surviving, 1st grade, death, perspective,
Form: Rhyme
Pelted with pistachio shells April 3rd 2021
...eclared warfare putting innocent lives within crosshairs no time for victims to bid adieu only option remaining for surviving to mourn slain friends and family. Grave situation rocks world as ten commandments get unfurled, whereby......Read More
Categories: surviving, 12th grade, abuse, adventure,
Form: Free verse
Corona virus
...recautions Wearing mask maybe suffocating but being isolated is worse Lockdown, curfew may be itchy to our ears but surviving with the disease is hardest Don't wait till we bury your family members Let follow covid 19 instructions......Read More
Categories: surviving, mystery,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Dancing to Cher
...s And live in our Woodstock memories Dancing to Cher’s Gypsies, Tramps and Thieves, Hanging on to our excitement at surviving the seventies. Peace is our sign, with love beads and Go Go boots Thanks to Nancy Sinatra and “These Boots......Read More
Categories: surviving, memory, music,
Form: Free verse
The Magpie
...olor at play signal a countryside alive in striking impressions. The lowering afternoon sun warms the winter sting, surviving in the thievery of the winged crusader in motion. A musical interval marked in the whispered silence of a ......Read More
Categories: surviving, animal, bird, dark, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Surviving Solitude
... Loneliness lurks like a live leprechaun, Leering at her loss of love and laughter; She leads a luckless l......Read More
Categories: surviving, loneliness, longing, woman,
Form: Alliteration

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