Work Verse Poems

These Work Verse poems are examples of Verse poems about Work. These are the best examples of Verse Work poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberMy Grandma Knew Me by Caren Krutsinger
My grandmother knew me.
My identical twin sister and I would
Stay with her for a week in the summer.
My twin loved cooking, baking, cleaning.
All the boring...

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Categories: verse, 12th grade, introspection, life,

Premium MemberThe Trick To Cleaning by Caren Krutsinger
I have all summer long to clean up messes
That have not interested me in months.
I know what I should do.

I should recruit a friend
To come...

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Categories: verse, irony, jobs, life, perspective,



Sentient Being by Richard Alan Wise
For on this very brief moment in “time”

I would like to have this very one moment before I die

I as a sentient being just

Like the...

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Categories: verse, prayer, truth,

Ideal Woman Is A Prime by Yinka Pemisire pwencywealth
That woman clothed in pride of honor
That woman I called ideal woman
The bride virtue she is
And a model of prime woman in her contemporary
She smile...

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Categories: verse, women,

The Magic Wand of Plan B by john sensele
Plan B up your sleeves saves the day
When your main plan on its knees flounders
Your hopes and aspirations led astray far from their hope ray
In...

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Categories: verse, poems,

snarling cup of coffee part one by jake aller
I like to start my day with a hot cup of coffee   
I pound down the coffee   
   
First...

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Categories: verse, drink, drug,

Torn by Noble Smalls
Don’t allow yourself to be torn between 2 people.  The higher the number the more dangerous and hard people could be. Heartless thoughts, lost...

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Categories: verse, emotions, feelings, how i

Time To Grow Up, Time To Let Go by john sensele
A no brainer, my darling, to continue playing games
Blowing cold one moment, next moment blowing cold
As though cold water couldn’t quench love flames
When like a...

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Categories: verse, poems,

Glass by Michael Moncrief
Corner coffee cafe
Looping the rhythm of my human family 
My window view 
A fishbowl in reverse 
A woman in heels walking with a cane 
A...

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Categories: verse, community,

Premium MemberThree-dimensional Shadows - 8 word challenge by Kevin Shaw
Three-dimensional shadows 

I was here, but for a short while,
A Sojourn on my way to a higher plane.
I was mistrusted, doubted, questioned
You tried to pinion...

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Categories: verse, angel, deep, heaven, spiritual,

Premium MemberIt Is That Kind of Room by Caren Krutsinger
I am sitting at a teacher’s desk.
Not my desk, a borrowed room.
Staring at an orange backpack with
A broken zipper and a cat emblem.

This desk is...

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Categories: verse, how i feel, school,

Premium MemberStand Back World by Caren Krutsinger
I am going to be a ballerina, dancing 
Exotically and beautifully,
In a pink tutu, fluffy and frothy
My arms will glitter with
Glitz and sass.

I will be...

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Categories: verse, woman, work,

Premium MemberOne Monday Changed Everything by Caren Krutsinger
She was on her way to work 
A sixty-minute drive she made every day
It was a rainy day, drizzly, a Monday
Her car flipped in every...

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Categories: verse, 10th grade, 11th grade,

From now on by fauxcroft wade
From now on

I must gain some focus

Find a way to be motivated,

Study and find the light and love

I wonder if I've been practising enough,

Nothing comes...

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Categories: verse, destiny, dream, encouraging, inspiration,

Premium MemberMemories Turned Bittersweet I by Madison Demetros
Do you ever wake up, sleep still embedded in your eyes, and discover tears tucked in the corners? 
The palpable wet raindrops that cling to...

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Categories: verse, 9th grade, betrayal, crush,

ancient hope by Dennis Foss
ancient hope

a moderately heavy mass of emergent winds, kick up sleeping debris from the surrounding space, spreading its floating carpet, singing in concert with sultry...

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Categories: verse, change, creation, endurance, fantasy,

DAY AND NIGHT by Ogaga Eruteya
Day and night, we live
for days and nights to come

Day and night, we sleep
Day and night, we wake
and choose and act
and many days and nights
are...

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Categories: verse, day, growth, inspirational, judgement,

Best Friend by Faith Van Riel
A friendship had started one day on the phone
When I first met Marlene, I didn’t feel alone,

She asked me those questions in a phone interview
When...

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Categories: friend,

Log Rhythm Intercepts Highland Manor Sloped Basin by matthew harris
Nature made convenient sluice, 
when pool water did wend
     down the gentle slope 
     describing gargantuan wetsuit...

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Categories: verse, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium MemberA Cruel Fate by Maurice Rigoler
(My translation of Martial XI, XCIII Theodore's Studio



Theodore’s studio went up in smoke
and every wretched line he ever wrote.
O wailed the Muses at so unjust...

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Categories: verse, humor,