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Wantonness Poems | Examples of Wantonness Poetry

Wantonness Poems. Below are examples of poems about wantonness. This list of poetry about wantonness is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of wantonness poetry. This list of works about wantonness is a great resource for examples of wantonness poems and show how to write poems about wantonness. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Wantonness Poems

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Premium Member Poem MY SIN IS GREAT BUT GOD'S GRACE IS GREATER James Edward Lee Sr. Pastoral wantonness, community, engagement, feelings, forgiveness,
Solution Prospects Grow Bleak and Weak john sensele Free verse wantonness, poems,
Money Vidya Raghunathan Narrative wantonness, betrayal, funny, how i
HAUGHTY DISPLAY DROVE HUMPTY DUMPTY TO HIS FALL Beata Agustin Rhyme wantonness, character, cheer up, faith,
The Vatican Part 3 Ronald Campbell Sonnet wantonness, religion,
Premium Member Poem GOD LOVES ME James Edward Lee Sr. Dramatic Verse wantonness, corruption, encouraging, engagement, faith,
Premium Member Poem The Heart's Armor Angel Villanueva Rhyme wantonness, desire, heart, love, lust,
Premium Member Poem Dawning of a Child's Mind Word Hobo Rhyme wantonness, children, miracle,
Premium Member Poem Irma Andrea Dietrich Tanka wantonness, storm,
Premium Member Poem wantonness cs parker Free verse wantonness, absence, abuse, addiction,

Hollow man
by John Hamilton
Hollow man

Hollow man, an empty vessel,
lived life with vain abandon
Selfishness and carnal lust
were his constant companions

Happiness was sought, indulging
frantically in fleshly pleasures
Pain was his only...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, happiness, introspection, irony, longing,

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Kathrene Waddell 1899-1921
by stark hunter
Kathrene Waddell

1899-1921

Truth be known,

I married my man too young.

Truth be known,

I jumped into the warm waters of mad love,

Not able to navigate its crazy rushing...

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Epitaph | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, death,

Forgive us, Dr King
by Jali the Bard
You died for our equal treatment, and we demand "affirmative action."

You died for integration, and we justify segregation when we throw public brawls and destroy...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, africa, betrayal, black african

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Dragonfly Sunsets
by Phillip Garcia
I think there’s magic left still in today,
To change back pink near sunsets ominous;
Where colors viewed assemble midnight gray,
Staining soft skies with reckless wantonness; 
Daffodil...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, god, hope,

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ABOUT LAST NIGHT
by nette onclaud

I desired the moon-ray in your eyes 
                 ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, for him, longing, passion,

The Hill Farmer
by Keith Bickerstaffe
He tills within the buzzard's flight 

this cruel land he calls his home, 

ewe and wether, milk and bucket, 

broken spirit, ne'er to roam. 

He's...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, nature,

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Character
by Sara Kendrick
As the sunlight permeates the fog
Revealing dust's debris
Sunbeams filter within the soul
Exposes faults carefree

As selfishness dances around 
Critical nature unfolds 
A little pride displays itself
That...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, character,

The Hill Farmer
by Keith Bickerstaffe
He tills within the buzzard's flight
this cruel land he calls his home,
ewe and wether, milk and bucket,
broken spirit, ne'er to roam.
He's stuck for good, the...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, community, work,

The Hill Farmer
by Keith Bickerstaffe

He tills within the buzzard's flight 
this cruel land he calls his home, 
ewe and wether, milk and bucket, 
broken spirit, ne'er to roam. 
He's...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, dedication, writing,

Another Day
by Seb Hart
And as he went away,
the children didn't laugh
and didn't play.
Upon their faces teardrops lay,
for he would not return this day.

Time Tells Tall Tales.
Tallest of them...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, adventure, innocence, life, self,

A word for the wise
by Olugbenga Hodonu
A word for the wise I wield awhile
Whether the weather whacks or whoops 
Walk with the Word and not with the world  
Wield your...

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Alliteration | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, character, encouraging,

The Hill Farmer
by Keith Bickerstaffe
He tills within the buzzard's flight 
this cruel land he calls his home, 
ewe and wether, milk and bucket, 
broken spirit, ne'er to roam. 
He's...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, nature, tribute,

Dry Your Eyes, Bona-Fide Floods Are Not Dry-- Eighth Shadow Sonnet Challenge
by DiLinda A. Adams
Dry Your Eyes, Bona-Fide Floods Are Not Dry

Roots dig deep, the virtue of truth grows roots 
Nights of wantonness; praying thru the night
Fruits of my...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, black african american, poems,

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The Future
by Gary Bateman
The Future

One’s future footprints in the sands of time,
To be enshrined for all to see in time.  

A time period of shall and shall...

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Heroic Couplets | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, allegory, change, future, imagery,

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The Past
by Gary Bateman
The Past

One’s former footprints in the sands of time,
Engraved and set for all to see in kind.  

A time period of was and had...

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Heroic Couplets | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, allegory, change, imagery, journey,

Delightful Disorder
by Paul Geiger
A sweet disorder in the dress kindles
In clothes a wantonness; a stole about
The shoulders thrown, a fine distraction; an
ErrIng Lace, which here and there enthralls...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, humorous, math,

A Blank Page
by Ashley Wakefield
A white space
That holds endless limitations
A tear stained letter
A comforting place
To make you all the better
A blank page
A sea of words
Of wantonness you want to...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, creation, inspiration,

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STAY
by Eileen Manassian
The voice of my eyes
Speaks silent words
A language to be heard
What does it say?
Oh baby, it’s telling you
Telling you to stay

The voice of my heart
Thundering...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, desire,

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THE TEMPLE PROSTITUTE
by Rosemarie Rowley
THE TEMPLE PROSTITUTE

The God came  to me in the guise of a stranger
His gold body scent was of great sublimity 
His arms were marble...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, body, creation, fantasy, forgiveness,

TO A NUNNERY, GO
by Suzette Richards
We men are arrogant, vengeful, ambitious creatures;
With more ill will in them to fit into their thoughts,
And more time than they can hope for to...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wantonness, marriage, men, women,