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Violence Poems | Examples of Violence Poetry

Violence Poems - Examples of all types of violence poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for violence.

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Gangster fight
Blood- freezing gangster fight That would Death cordially invite, Showcasing the weirdest might, Far into pitch –black night, Imprisoning every candle light, No noticing of their plight: The travails crossfires ignite, Combatant lips and breathing tight Over what was scarcely a slight… Their murderous...Read More
Categories: adventure, death, violence,
Form: Rhyme

Bloodletting is not a trifle
What he did to simple Mark With a sword Left him with a complex mark In a ward … Endless cries of “Oh! My lord “ “I’ve broken somebody’s spinal cord.” Before...Read More
Categories: death, father son, violence,
Form: Rhyme
Hands that changed me
Years have come and gone, and I still think about the day that changed me. Abuse is a frightful word, It comes in all shapes and sizes, It starts off little and escalates to something more. The strength and will...Read More
Categories: violence, abuse, courage, relationship, strength,
Form: Free verse
This is a fabula in the time of twilight The drops of rain were soaking me slight She wanted to contact me but I was Angry with her till the next sun alight When I was going to contact...Read More
Categories: violence, art, autumn, sweet, true
Form: Rhyme
My Destiny Oh God! Look at my destiny page plain Why separation is written time and again Her Conversation She avoids conversation, But I want confabulation. Your Complain Your eyes' tear come out of my eyes, You still complain, we don't love you. My...Read More
Categories: violence, anger, autumn, poems, poetry,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member DON'T TREAD ON ME
one hand on the world in a spin agony twists on a single thread eager to feed the machine a stranglehold weave bear the fabric of a lie wear the symbol in deceit the day to day insurgence a gaslight...Read More
Categories: violence, america, anger, community, conflict,
Form: Free verse
The Doll From The Movie Chucky
There once was a doll named Chucky Who seemed to be very plucky Murderous, “oh my” That’s called a good guy Trapped in that form so unlucky! ...Read More
Categories: violence, adventure, body, boy, child,
Form: Limerick
innocence in stock? playtime a torrent. precious salve needed. swings low and highs. slide like the wind; climb spider-red web — now he’s asail on the deep sea. mud puddles* all around. running, jumping, playing, chasing. especially loved my grand chasing the sweet little girl....Read More
Categories: children, violence,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member extremism reflects
left looks for defects the right all things imperfect ...Read More
Categories: corruption, power, violence,
Form: Tanka
Mosquito Wars REPORT Number Two
Mosquitoes rarely come at you, face to face. This is a classic sneak-attack kinda enemy, often found behind one's head, or about navel height. After a year in these tropics doing missionary work, I use...Read More
Categories: violence, conflict, good night, insect,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member A Champion For The Wounded
I write upon the silent cry of the wounded. Helpless, Jane Doe feels alone in her plight ...Read More
Categories: violence, abuse, hero, motivation, perspective,
Form: Rhyme
Game Night
Game Night by Dylan Williamson A night on the couch Like every other night You are there with Your dog and T.V. And start up a game, Your favorite, Mario Bros. The T.V. starts up And your face fills With utter delight as You hear...Read More
Categories: dark, violence,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Hypocrisy has no bounds
*Just an opinion: Ignore if you choose. Burn the city down, they yell! Crowds march chanting, screaming It’s not like they haven’t already done it So the threat is real, but goes ignored Allowed as if this is all...Read More
Categories: america, angst, violence,
Form: Free verse
Dem Tiff Our Pikin - Child Trafficking
Dem Tiff Our Pikin Child Trafficking Her echoing screams pierced the night unreeling an impending woe rousing every slumbering soul prompting a sudden madness The other sits then...Read More
Categories: violence, africa, anxiety, child abuse,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member moments we do not bleed
Snow laying casual on tree-branch fingers suddenly startled, falls to the ground, beaten to its refuge by a bullet wearing blood. A small disturbance we call hunting. Our youth in eagerness spreading to cover in life what we cannot...Read More
Categories: violence, care, death, environment, life,
Form: Free verse

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