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Violence Poems | Poems About Violence

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Premium Member Poem Gangster Shaw, Kevin Rhyme corruption, crazy, hate, murder, violence,
Slaughtered kate, Kedar Free verse violence, world,
Premium Member Poem Choosing Integrity Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse anti bullying, caregiving, health, violence,
rott Senft, Ashlea Free verse animal, discrimination, humanity, nature, violence,
Premium Member Poem My Soul Laid Open Chiri, Brenda Rhyme abuse, endurance, friend, grief, violence,
The Black Sheep Helen, Grace Free verse dark, fear, house, murder, violence,
A GUN AT HER HEAD Ellis, Susan Rhyme violence,
Premium Member Poem Man in the Cave Robinson Jr., Freddie Dramatic Verse violence, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem How Do We Say God Dillenbeck, Gerald Lyric anger, conflict, confusion, god, violence,
Premium Member Poem Rollers Robinson Jr., Freddie Narrative racism, slavery, truth, violence,
The Samurai's Last Breath Chan, Bernard Haiku body, death, farewell, red, violence,
As Tragedy Redefines a Region Olson, Richard Senryu violence,
As We Hunger For Answers to A Violent America Olson, Richard Haiku violence,
Premium Member Poem IF YOU WERE FOOL ENOUGH TO Wignesan, T Couplet anger, break up, conflict, violence,
On One Texas Sunday Olson, Richard Haiku violence,
Why Spencer, Jeffrey Free verse violence,
Premium Member Poem Third Arm Robinson Jr., Freddie Free verse allusion, society, truth, violence,
Premium Member Poem Old El Paso Smith, Elizabeth Narrative adventure, cowboy, destiny, fantasy, violence,
Premium Member Poem The Anatomy of Violence R. V., Ram Free verse violence, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem CHEMICAL WEAPONS - EMOTIVE WRITE ALLISON, JAN Senryu violence,
funeral calls olorode, olorunleke Blank verse abuse, anti bullying, character, violence,
I Rise Majed, Zeki Prose Poetry conflict, identity, language, racism, violence,
Terror Attack bauer, ilene Rhyme violence,
Premium Member Poem Trigger Happy Robinson Jr., Freddie Dramatic Verse culture, passion, society, violence,
The devil welcomes you Anomaly, An Quatrain crazy, dark, death, halloween, violence,
The Craft Schmitz , Edward Rhyme anger, dark, evil, fantasy, violence,
My Good Friend, Jack Schmitz , Edward Pantoum angst, betrayal, confusion, dark, violence,
Tolerance of Intolerance Sluga, Brian Narrative character, community, courage, perspective, violence, voice,
The Badass Yodeler Welch, David Narrative anti bullying, bullying, drink, violence,
What Else Is New Chan, Bernard Free verse faith, humanity, sad, senses, violence, world,
Premium Member Poem Red on Red Battaglino, Andrew Rhyme violence,
Isrealites cougar, laughing I do not know? angst, christian, conflict, jewish, violence,
Premium Member Poem Empty Barrel Robinson Jr., Freddie Quatrain allusion, perspective, violence, wisdom,
I used to think racism was normal pt1 Davis, Jacquie Free verse abortion, abuse, racism, violence, women,
Premium Member Poem Running -'Memories 6' Williams, Maria Dramatic Verse lost love, memory, mystery, violence,
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Chicago Fire Of '68 johnson, curtis Prose Poetry america, anger, community, hero, violence,
Premium Member Poem Pity for the Children Koya, Ahmed Sheik Rhyme children, education, feelings, hate, violence,
while my storm rages by Garg , Sitabz Blank verse bullying, death, humanity, storm, violence, war,
Trapper Dan's Mammoth, Part III Welch, David Narrative adventure, epic, fear, mountains, violence, winter,
Trapper Dan's Mammoth, Part II Welch, David Narrative adventure, epic, fear, mountains, violence, winter,
Trapper Dan's Mammoth, Part I Welch, David Narrative adventure, epic, fear, mountains, violence, winter,
Premium Member Poem Vampiro Apocalypto Lucas, Ryan Lyric addiction, beauty, death, money, violence, youth,
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Premium Member Poem Run Run As Fast As You Can - 'Memories 5' Williams, Maria Dramatic Verse lost, memory, mystery, violence,
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Pray Peers, Chris Free verse abuse, childhood, cry, fear, violence,
Darkness falls Mistress, Dark Free verse violence,
Premium Member Poem Random Acts of Grace Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse addiction, anger, culture, earth, violence,
Premium Member Poem For contest FRAGILE - SEXY SADIE Gauthier, Line Free verse abuse, evil, horror, innocence, violence,
Premium Member Poem Acting American Robinson Jr., Freddie Light Poetry allusion, humorous, satire, violence,
The Outlaw's Angel, Part II Welch, David Cowboy adventure, conflict, cowboy, epic, violence,
The Outlaw's Angel, Part I Welch, David Cowboy adventure, conflict, cowboy, epic, violence,
I BUILT Anderson, Shelza I do not know? child abuse, happiness, heartbreak, violence,
Premium Member Poem Why Do We Keep Killing Each Other Vacek, Michael Rhyme animal, death, horror, prejudice, violence,
Premium Member Poem Mimshak Folker, Rick Narrative violence,
Premium Member Poem El Puente Nuevo, Ronda, Spain 1936 Blackie, Alexander Ottava rima conflict, death, history, horror, violence, war,
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Enough, Enough Lee, David Free verse violence,
Until the next storm Michelet, Alize Free verse abuse, hurt, jealousy, love, violence, water,
Premium Member Poem Volcanoes Ellison, Jack Limerick violence,
Darjeeling Lepcha, Sallon Rhyme freedom, heartbroken, humanity, trust, violence, writing,
Premium Member Poem Birthing Of Evil Connell, Carol Tetractys bereavement, death, sad, sin, violence,
Premium Member Poem 59 Folker, Rick Epitaph america, bereavement, hate, society, violence,
Conceal and Carry Your Milk from the Dairy Olson, Richard Senryu violence,
Las Vegas hansen, jan Blank verse absence, anger, angst, anxiety, violence,
Premium Member Poem Making Monsters on Maple Street Warrior, Winged Rhyme violence,
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What Happens In Vegas bruce, denis Rhyme violence,
Premium Member Poem 7 Reasons To Not Talk Gun Control Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse america, humor, integrity, mental violence,
SO SAD-SEEK LOVE meany, jasmin Blank verse anti bullying, bible, care, violence, world,
Nuclear Bombs For Sale Chan, Bernard Political Verse grief, horror, perspective, political, violence,
Route 91 To Chaos Wilae, Sona Dramatic Verse anger, bereavement, death, death violence,
The Purpose Wilae, Sona Didactic america, life, peace, people, violence,
After disaster Duffy, Alex Free verse america, anger, meaningful, sad, violence,
Premium Member Poem More Tears - For Las Vegas Barden, Gregory R Rhyme violence,
Fighter Parker, Ali Jay Diminished Hexaverse violence, war,
Echoes of war Duffy, Alex Free verse abuse, america, hate, heartbroken, violence, war,
Locked Wilae, Sona Narrative abuse, bereavement, hurt, violence,
Inebriate Gwena, Kenny Rhyme abuse, addiction, drink, violence, work,
FREEDOM Reeves, Terry Dramatic Verse abuse, africa, discrimination, evil, violence,
Losing My Passion for Football Olson, Richard Limerick violence,
FREE CHEESE Augustovskaya, Nata Verse violence,
The Children's Stain Wilae, Sona Quatrain change, child, community, culture, violence,
Premium Member Poem In the Snow Shaw, Kevin Limerick funny, nonsense, silly, snow, violence, winter,
Gangs Bavington , Bette Villanelle anxiety, life, loss, stress, violence,
Mystified By The Incivility Crisci, Andrew Rhyme royal america, bullying, conflict, motivation, violence,
Mystified by The Incivility Crisci, Andrew Rhyme royal america, bullying, conflict, motivation, violence,
The 21st Century's Murder And Massacre Reza, Muzahidul Couplet conflict, murder, racism, religion, violence,
Surpassing Atrocity Reza, Muzahidul Couplet conflict, crush, cry, murder, violence,
The Devastating Storms Reza, Muzahidul Imagism anger, depression, murder, rude, violence,
Time Bomb Parihar, Kumkum I do not know? cry, dark, death, depression, violence,
Premium Member Poem THE NIGHT THE MUSIC DIED - EMOTIVE WRITE ALLISON, JAN Couplet heartbreak, murder, music, sad, violence,
Fear Gupta, Probir Free verse anger, anxiety, confusion, environment, violence,
the end trauma, delusion Anonymous, Alex Free verse violence,
Our Brothers Keeper Cranney, Damian Verse violence,
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Cameras Jean, Marckincia Free verse change, innocence, judgement, memory, violence,
Premium Member Poem YOU MUST DIE Vacek, Michael Free verse anxiety, confusion, depression, pain, violence,
Premium Member Poem Easily Distracted Johnston, Brian Free verse beauty, firework, science, violence,
Lady Caroline RothClare Cranney, Damian Ballad father daughter, romance, violence,
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The Last Pakeha Black, Robert Free verse violence,
Symbiotic Vigoren, Bo Rhyme corruption, dark, evil, fear, violence,
unsound Senft, Ashlea Lyric hope, humanity, murder, society, violence, war, world,
cold war Senft, Ashlea Rhyme conflict, humanity, life, social, violence, war,
Showdown at Heller Ranch Welch, David Cowboy adventure, confusion, cowboy, hero, violence,