Wastelands Poems | Examples of Wastelands Poetry

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


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Premium Member Poem Blacked Heart Winged Warrior Rhyme wastelands, abuse, anxiety, loneliness,
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Soul Rock Ira Babbles Couplet wastelands, dark, death, earth, humanity,
Premium Member Poem Poppies among the Crosses J P Marmaro Elegy wastelands, grave, loss, memorial day,
Old Crow Mario Vitale Cinquain wastelands, anxiety,
War of kings Part 4 Kings risen Malice Marqese Dabbs Free verse wastelands, fantasy,
An Ode to Spotify Iris Blade Free verse wastelands, angst, music,
Premium Member Poem HAIKU COMPILATION Mick Talbot Haiku wastelands, nature, pollution,
Premium Member Poem ALWAYS ALWAYS ALWAYS Vee Bdosa Iambic Pentameter wastelands, autumn, change, farm, grandparents,
Premium Member Poem Pledged Allegiance to the Sun Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse wastelands, creation, earth, integrity, mother
Here Kemo Cort ABC wastelands, depression, suicide,

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ALWAYS ALWAYS ALWAYS
by Vee Bdosa
      ALWAYS ALWAYS ALWAYS
Abbreviated by an early autumn night
the summer, once tormented by a torrid sun,
relented to September, as if...

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Iambic Pentameter | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, autumn, summer,

Symphonic Quiescent Overture Maestro Kant Imitate
by MATTHEW harris
Tryouts starring musical prodigies 
and/or an attendant conductor
attempt to approach ambient chorus 
divinely exhibited from Gaia's handiwork
heavenly invoking kapellmeister's magnificent nonchalant outlook 
piquantly, quintessentially, repertoire sensately...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, age, allegory, angst, confusion,

Drop cloth dreams
by Chris Green

Drop cloth dreams  


It has been found that given enough time
failure will find this destined loser
lurking in gallery tints
and watercolor fault lines

semi gloss replaced...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, art, lost, sad,

To the younger generation
by Deryl McCauley
Volume control is a must in polite conversation.
A gentleman never reveals too much of himself,
neither does the poet. All chilled whiskey and ink
stained fingers realness...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, age, angst,

Gone
by Daniel Perez
 
"Gone"

Look at where my life just went,
Darling it's been awhile since you saw your daughter,
What's happening to you when you left just think,
Gone til...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, how i feel, me,

The Pillar of Time V
by Daniel Perez
 
So far you'll know the real me lost within the lines,
Chasing the love I stated from the jump,
I just wanted to feel alive dancing...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, how i feel, me,

The Queen of Babylon
by colin mitchell williams
 
When I came upon the ancient temple
it was in a howling storm of a sand
arid dust blinding me to everything I am
 
I had staggered across...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, allegory,

Mistress Muse
by Sheila Haskins
Pretty muse, pretty mistress
Feed me, repair my bleeding heart
Give me an ending, a beginning
Give me a start
You offer no recourse
No poetry
No beauty flowing from the...

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

KNOGOBBLER
by Joel Thornton
KNOGOBBLER
For the direction of a dark star
Forever in the wind of a casted shadow
Sacred powers of ascension and will
Severed from natural designs.
Brought forth to the...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, corruption, creation, future, girlfriend,

Sand
by colin mitchell williams


How the wind is howling grit into the eye
and the storm vents its commiserating
to burden the worrisome sky
back forced into the bleach bit
to hang by...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, society,

Float to me
by Chris Green

“Float to me” 


Changing directions
in a forestalled motion,
balanced on the side of truth while practicing losing my step
in the rushing waters of life…
I slip

Clinging to...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, love,

Poetic Seeping
by Chris Green

Crazed beyond this fragile manuscript
  ink now bled out in caustic flow
emptying my mind of the clutter
  pouring from a heart beat’s mechanism
grinding...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, poetry,

Anger and I
by Suburban Lovechild
Anger and I
We've seen the world together
Pulled each other out of predicaments
Big and bigger
And those trivial, solipsistic yet consuming
We've justified painful moments and inexplicable mistakes
Wrought...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, abuse, anger, care, conflict,

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While My Pen Gently Weeps
by Winged Warrior
Tears are tangled and hearts are mangled
Wasted weeping deep inside
Crystal balls showing love that falls
For our love is thus denied

Silent screams of broken dreams
Lachrymal layers...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, deep, grief, hurt, loneliness,

flint
by Ronald Tirino
Flint 
Within its brilliance gleaming
Cool black in lacquered polished silver chrome
Cranked up pistons bleached in summer’s heat
Hot steam rising as gears thundering
Beyond the crystal liquid...

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Abecedarian | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands,

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Searching for Rain
by Laura Leiser
An expanse of pregnant clouds gather 
I hesitate mid-step in petrichor air
anticipating a breakthrough, a rumble 
the rain.

A lone desert tortoise roots for water
as he...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, life, rain,

Tree I Am
by JW Earnings
Brave people 
I grow...on...
Weeds surround me...
Beads falling playfully...
Rivers, like vines, entwine...
Roots of moist seep in so fine

Because I cried
In this wilderness
I grow, I grow (x2)
Happily,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, betrayal, change, deep, depression,

Deserted
by Phil Capitano
DESERTED

Be brave, young child, say to that hungry lioness:
“You have chased me out of form into the wastelands”.

Although aware of dependant-rising, the rose 
Is too...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, betrayal, break up, heartbreak,

To higher price to pay
by stephen pennell
Keeping the lights on using your children's future as fuel
Give despots destruction on demand
Nuclear wastelands and contaminated land 
Desperate nations damning your descendants to nuclear...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, environment,

Soul's gardens
by Davor Miljkovic
Dancing with your thoughts
Be mindful of what you sow
In you that will grow
Into wastelands of sorrow
Or blissful gardens of love...

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Tanka | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: wastelands, beautiful, wisdom,