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Unemployment Poems - Poems about Unemployment

Unemployment Poems - Examples of all types of poems about unemployment 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 unemployment.
What Is Wrong With The World Today
...untries and to try and make us weak The next few years in our country seems bleak Gas prices rising, along with the unemployment rate There’s no need to work when you're living off the state Free money for rent and good food on your p......Read More
Categories: unemployment, america, political, world,
Form: Couplet



I Sigh
... I sigh when I watch men and women just sit home drawing unemployment when they are fully able to work. Such benefits make me paranoid. I see: some seem so sure just swimmi......Read More
Categories: unemployment, 11th grade, angst, irony,
Form: Rhyme
Still Counting
...anning's. The right to collectively worship denied, Peaceful protest denied. Businesses forced into bankruptcy. The unemployment The waste. And destruction. The sundering of families, The needless school closures, The sufferi......Read More
Categories: unemployment, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Unemployment Check
...There was a young woman who stayed persistently unemployed Not having a job, or any work, made her feel overjoyed Dra......Read More
Categories: unemployment, humor,
Form: Limerick
Generic germane groveling guy still wallows in Weltschmerz
...majority of people afraid to leave their houses lest COVID-19 played greater havoc, whereby society already upended unemployment factor at record high since... Great depression witnessed courtesy somber parade, ninety years ago bench......Read More
Categories: unemployment, 12th grade, america, anniversary,
Form: Rhyme



In Poverty's Name
...How do you lay off a writer… unemployment assured In labored obscurity, his fortune unscored How do you invest in a future that’s devalued today ......Read More
Categories: unemployment, poverty, writing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Room at the Top
...I awakened to butterscotch sunshine, pouring through my window; And I lay there for some moments, feeling the balmy wi......Read More
Categories: unemployment, fantasy, growth, happiness, home,
Form: Couplet
NYC IS THE CITY NEVER SLEEPS
...airing My story is just the beginning The businesses and people Here are Aeithiest because of them I faced a lot of unemployment I was tricked into move in mentally ill Housing Thanks to false advertising Why did this city that's ca......Read More
Categories: unemployment, business, corruption, courage, faith,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Salt In His Wounds
...e, he's in frail condition after hospitalization for falling sick with Covid-19. It's bad enough that he's dealing with unemployment and recovering from a serious illness, the landlord evicts him for falling behind in rent payments. No symp......Read More
Categories: unemployment, life, perspective,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Poet Paraphrase
...se the Victorian news, Germies are back, that's the news, Lockdown living is the blip, The economy is in deep blip, Unemployment is up the blip, Real estate is in the blip, Weddings are off the grid, Small business is in deep blip, ......Read More
Categories: unemployment, anxiety, education, health, society,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member If I Were Newly-Elected President
...property taxes from all offending churches. I will forgive all future payments on college student loans, and Extend unemployment to the jobless--as a result of COVID-19. I will grant humane treatment to all international refugees. I......Read More
Categories: unemployment, perspective, political, power,
Form: Free verse
I'll go to the president
...and beyond and tell all about the greed of men in Power, I'll go to the president and tell him about the high rate of unemployment, crimes, segregation, tribalism, favouritism, religious differences, nepotism, regionalism and people's cla......Read More
Categories: unemployment, patriotic, political,
Form: Political Verse
WE'RE UNEMPLOYED
...ard is long forgotten without a trace their memories is dimmed. We're unemployed wealth is for few poverty is for all, unemployment increases every sec graduate increases yearly. We're unemployed, youth strive the leaders remain silent,......Read More
Categories: unemployment, inspiration, motivation,
Form: Free verse
Let's Spacify1
...ulprit being those Who migrate to city pose A great debacle of balance Amid people and conscience Other culprit unemployment Causes rush to cities unrelent Let’s go to our places in space Only to have skills in race Starting a......Read More
Categories: unemployment, angel, anniversary, appreciation,
Form: Concrete
2020
...laid off, businesses closed. The certain, became uncertain. The upper class became lower class. Poverty, homelessness, unemployment, hunger, food stamps, uggh! Many were in for a rude awakening. 2020 has been a year where stress, frustrati......Read More
Categories: unemployment, america, change, death, endurance,
Form: Narrative

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