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Working Poems - Poems about Working

Working Poems - Examples of all types of poems about working to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for working.
The Place That Shaped Me
I left my heart in a magical place. A place that holds years of wonder and awe. A place that knows me better than any ...Read the rest...
Categories: working, cowboy-western, family, growing up,
Form: Concrete

Lookin' after pests Keepin' a CLOSE eye on 'em "Those wild animals!" Roamin' around zoo Searchin' for sneaky monkey Hidin' in a tree Zookeeper gets mad "Where's Marty, the smartypants!?" "He TOOK my cage keys!"...Read the rest...
Categories: working, adventure, animal, confusion, courage,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Baa Baa Black Sheep
Baa Baa Black Sheep We don't want your wool. Please sir, Please sir, I have three bags full. You are too old. You are out of date. But I work hard, And I'm never late. You don't have the Look we're looking for. That's no...Read the rest...
Categories: working, life, on work and
Form: Ballad
Le Vacance Pretentieuse: Going Home
What is it to see the soil of home again? A welcome, snow-struck and a return To cold; sharp white contrasts sunburn. We converse in broken tongues to men We know, hooked on holiday language Comprised of wandering hand signs. Collect...Read the rest...
Categories: working, adventure, courage, devotion, dream,
Form: Verse
Le Vacance Pretentieuse: Baggage Claim
Drained to my very heart by our slow-paced arrival, I wander through tasteless decor to the metal arches ...Read the rest...
Categories: working, adventure, courage, dream, faith,
Form: Verse

Haikus About God: V
Omniscient guy Yet he lets bad things happen How can he exist?...Read the rest...
Categories: working, allah, angel, angst, courage,
Form: Haiku
Studying the Room
I sit in the study, a typing The students around me revising I punch at the keys For as long as I please My mind and body aligning...Read the rest...
Categories: on work and working,
Form: Limerick
Job Hunt
Here I am in town With my sniffing dogs And wearing eagle’s eyes I climb over bomb blasted ruins Searching for survivor jobs From every cornering street My dogs I scatter all over Hoping they will un-earth An opportunity For me to be used But...Read the rest...
Categories: on work and working,
Form: I do not know?
The Writer
He hides his wisdom beneath his thick glasses He uses his pen to say what he knows He conceal himself with his infamous words of what he understands nobody could comprehend He barely speaks For he stammers a lot But he read so much So he...Read the rest...
Categories: on work and working,
Form: Free verse
That You Sense My Vibes
That you sense my vibes and moves by it, Doesn't make all my maze the masterpiece, And doesn't judge loyalty and modesty. That you sense my vibes and moves by it Doesn't guarantee pounds and majesty. Call me back when...Read the rest...
Categories: working, art, nature, on work
Form: Triolet
Premium Member The Sentinel
On the front line stands a man set to give last breath He walks in death’s dark shadow brave the sentinel a keen watchman fulfills solemn oath who watches out for him? ~*~...Read the rest...
Categories: on work and working,
Form: Questionku
A serpent underneath blue sky, in shade of man, in twinkle of an eye, above brick wall, in the structure, at the floor, venom of white dove; contaminated food, undrinkable water, misguided youth, pregnant daughter, unfaithful father and hateful...Read the rest...
Categories: working, business, child, confusion, courage,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member Fatigue
End of a working day sees nightfall bludgeon me....Read the rest...
Categories: on work and working,
Form: Monoku
Sally Version 4
Sally's stuffing eggrolls in the back room. Filling them with beansprouts in case they have a boom. Hundreds of these eggrolls piled high for later. Boiled in an oil for each and every crater. Some will go behind the glass warming in a...Read the rest...
Categories: working, business, dedication, food, on
Form: Couplet
Basic Notes
Take a seat! Let’s learn how to read basic notes Take your time . . . Quarter notes Appear in our choir pieces Math’s involved . . . Unique notes Catches my full attention Everyone sings! ! ! Sight...Read the rest...
Categories: working, art, beauty, dedication, education,
Form: Senryu

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