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Waste Poems | Examples of Waste Poetry

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

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List of Waste Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem CONSTIPATED CONCENTRATED DREAMS James Edward Lee Sr. Free verse waste, absence, analogy, word play,
Premium Member Poem Outdated Words Maurice Rigoler Didactic waste, words,
I'm Sick Indiana Shaw Couplet waste, allegory, analogy, corruption, horror,
An heartless woman steve pen Free verse waste, hurt,
Bond With Me Christopher Vincent Aquino Free verse waste, love,
Premium Member Poem Wedding Blues - American Style Gershon Wolf Limerick waste, husband, marriage, wedding, wife,
Snapshot Of Overlooked Beauty Subimal Sinha-Roy Couplet waste, beautiful, flower, mountains,
Premium Member Poem Dumb Mistakes ilene bauer Rhyme waste, life,
Stepping Up eric ploscik Free verse waste, father, forgiveness,
Charm of Life 8x8 Anisha Dutta Rhyme waste, life,

The winter wild flowers
by Neeru Bhatt
The dormant seeds have awaken,
With little attention from human intervention, 
Grow all along the ignored corners of parks,
 Ditches, verges of roads, Cracks in paths,...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, blue, butterfly, flower, garden,

Calling John Harvey
by Leighton J Rees
John holds a towel to his bruised up face
another whisky soaked self inflicted haze

He calls an ambulance, the only number he knows
a prank call just...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, addiction, age, loneliness, lonely,

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the crowded pavement
by Klio Tsitsikroni
In this hurried, crowded, chaotic world
Many broken and lonely people are hurled
Silent thoughts invade their mind 
Loveless, Unwanted they trail behind.

Can you hear the silence...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, people,

I wish I had smarts and money
by Michael Robinson
          If only there were ways to save and free the world


    ...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, caregiving, change, freedom, future,

Shall I
by Gregory Huelsenbeck
Shall I hope?
No! It's a lie!

Shall I care?
Just let it die

Shall I love?
Don't waste the tears

Shal I be brave?
Live in your fears

Shall I strive?
Don't even...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, angst, dark,

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SELF
by Line Gauthier


self inflicted
irreversible damage
~ a baffling waste



posted on November 8, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, conflict, grief, hurt, life,

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ABANDONING
by Line Gauthier


abandoning
all those who loved him
~ choosing the bottle



posted on November 8, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, abuse, drink, family, life,

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Your Only Task Is To Believe
by Caren Krutsinger
Wishes, dreams, hopes, joys, ideas and loves
Do not waste them or scoff them or throw them away
Allow them to find a safe place in your...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Promise Me, Promise You
by Anthony Parker
Falling to the floor, hands touching your own filthy guilt
Too much attention is a lesson I learned, a building no longer Standing still
The weight of...

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Personification | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, allusion, anger, august, autumn,

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RUSSIAN ROULETTE
by Line Gauthier


His game of choice
Russian roulette
The vodka bottle
In one hand
Shrugging at danger
Laughing at warnings
Then it was too late
He hadn’t thought things through
Death would have been
An outcome...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, depression, games, life, psychological,

Youth and Time
by Kevon Worrell
When they told us to do this and that
We said for what 
Out a road we go and sat 
When they are the one in...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, age, drug, future, youth,

Hidden Inside
by Gianna Hogen
I kept it hidden - I kept it inside
I didn’t want to worry you
	And waste precious time

But as time went on, I began to see
I...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, depression, emotions,

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VOTE FOR WHAT WHO DO YOU TRUST part one
by James Edward Lee Sr.
VOTE FOR WHAT WHO DO YOU TRUST  part one---

vote, for what;
in NO MAN shall I put my trust;
for love of money, there're all evil;
NO...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, allegory, allusion, america, analogy,

Money,
by Mike Grant
I am tired and I'm broke
I can't even afford a pack of smokes
Money is flying out the door 
Give me money give me more
I wish...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, anxiety, business, fantasy, feelings,

Blue Fire
by Christopher Goss
I'm back on the pub stool
In the darkest corner
Flickering the flame of a lighter
Even though I don't smoke

Dressed in a polo
Blue and black
With black dress...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, anger, dark, hurt, meaningful,

cantilever
by colin heavingham
softly pacing in a sense of haste 
intrigued as I run 
over paths in dark retreat
prickled hedges guard the edge
this battle here I flee 
slaughtered...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, violence,

Seeking Evil
by jay moore
Deep in your mind, You will find
Things that ain't you, Things you shouldn't do
Unless you think you can, Try to be that man
Imagine how a...

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Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, dark, death,

Sojourn 2 Part 2
by eric ploscik
4

Back to a moment of time

Not consumed with fondness

I don’t pine for those days

It was beyond a phase

It wasn’t just malaise

It was beyond the pale

I’m...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, life, philosophy,

Promises Of Pain
by jay moore
As he stepped outa the dark
Left without a mark

Some cheered, some mad
Is he good or bad?

Is he even a man?
Few thought, so they ran

The line...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, dark, evil, god, scary,

Here I Am
by Luyanda Ngema
Here I am pouring 
To a vessel with many holes,
My most cherished I waste 
Yet unnoticed it goes
Here I am pouring
My very best, my last
But...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: waste, anger, depression, forgiveness,