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Tough Poems - Poems about Tough

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Tough Love
...clutching at straws struggling without cause falling further behind your actions you malign slipping ......Read More
Categories: tough, confidence, courage, depression, emotions,
Form: Couplet

Premium Member Looking Back
...n,” But like that bunny, you’ll keep on “tickin.” Having a high pain tolerance is a good thing, but It isn’t how tough you are, it’s how tough you make others believe you are. Be willing! Tough Old Bird ......Read More
Categories: tough, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member BELOVED JACK
...d days of service were not enough For beloved JFK to instill reforms-- His vision of liberty decent yet tough Igniting nations to advance honored norms... Only to be riddled by dissenting storms. --------......Read More
Categories: tough, america, bereavement,
Form: Quintain (English)
Railed Heart Sieged Karbala Fame
...into a hornet tool. Wailed as eerie as a panicked fetus. Didst thou stay fed in the crumbs of mool? Times beest tough about shimmering graves. Grumbled, tucked, hadst a mischievous lol. Thy lure hath evil jagged, full of witch ......Read More
Categories: tough, conflict, death, voyage,
Form: Nazm
Hoarding vs Cleaning
Categories: tough, change, encouraging, freedom, journey,
Form: Free verse

Peer pressure
...ross my face, carried out on a stretcher. Yeah I’ve done mad stuff, and bear the scars, Causing trouble, acting tough in trashy cheap bars, Drank melted shoe polish, washed down with bubble bath, Following day I paid for it, ......Read More
Categories: tough, abuse, addiction, allegory, allusion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Like Sipping Champagne
...y body's all aching and wracked with pain Not sure I want to travel this highway again Once is enough Journey's been tough Who am I kidding, life's been like sipping champagne ......Read More
Categories: tough, life,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers I
...Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers I I translated the first six Native American poems for my father when he chose ......Read More
Categories: tough, father, father daughter, father
Form: Rhyme
Hunting the Nephilim, Part IV
...the patriarchs, he just e-mailed them a resignation, they gave their regrets, but they understood, fifteen years was tough in this occupation. He bought a small place outside Rapid City, out in the broad prairie, for tranquility. Th......Read More
Categories: tough, angel, conflict, judgement, love,
Form: Epic
Hunting the Nephilim, Part I
..., “Welcome back! We heard you killed that rapist in LA, we’d feared that you’d been thrown off his track.” “He was a tough one, the chase was long,” said Cormack. “But he’s paid for all his wrongs.” Sayed smiled, said, “Good work as......Read More
Categories: tough, angel, conflict, judgement, love,
Form: Epic
Premium Member For The Trees
...o many picturesque trees can be seen, In all their delightful leafy guises, From the most graceful to those large and tough. Through many a forest may come a stirring breeze, As backing to the birdsong serenade, Together providing th......Read More
Categories: tough, appreciation, beauty, bird, environment,
Form: Ode
A Gap In Generations
...better at communication accommodating the elderly generations in a positive mode, but be appreciated times are tough, we all know Some people can show more love and support of course, on that note not being mad at the whol......Read More
Categories: tough, 10th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Virus
...rvous chills Without pills Or warm balm To stay calm. No surprise He won’t rise. Rest home fears Lonesome tears Tough mandate Love must wait! No loved one Life undone. ......Read More
Categories: tough, angst, fear, lonely, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Felt Like Home
...’t how it was supposed to be, my entire world crashed, right on top of me. Pretending I was fine, soon it became too tough, seeing things change just hurt too much. Suddenly now, I didn’t feel as though I belonged, you made me believ......Read More
Categories: tough, break up,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Ghetto
...I was born in the ghetto to a poor black man Momma cleaned houses and daddy was a field hand It was tough growing up with seven children in the home We did what we could to get by we were always left alone ......Read More
Categories: tough, cheer up, family, growing
Form: Rhyme

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