Poems About: GREED
Poems on / about :
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313.THE DEVIL WITHIN
Why do you run away from me?
Do you think you can kill me?
I am the one in lust and greed, read more »Deepak Hariharan
314.What More Could You Want
Emasculated and beaten the shell withdraws to a corner.
Nothing left to give no will to survive.
Battered and pained no wish to be alive.
Slowly the torture continues as you sit by, read more »Errol Anderson
315.When Will They Wake Up To See
A fated greed is celebrated.
Who becomes destroyed.
The needs of people are negated,
Yet who is annoyed. read more »Lawrence S. Pertillar
316.Why Can't I Simply Retire In Quiet?
WHY CAN’T I SIMPLY RETIRE IN QUIET
Why can’t I simply retire in quiet
At peace with what I have done? read more »Shalom Freedman
317.By the creek
By the creek
Canoes are extinct and fishing net hung dry
On the mangrove, starved fishes initiate an exodus read more »Regha Julius
A time to live, a time to die
and finally we learn the reason why
we came to earth in the first place.
We came to love and learn to erase read more »Edwina Reizer
319.The Global VillagePaul Cutting
320.The death of ambition
Some people want it all
They try too hard
They give to much
With every compromise read more »NikMorgan ...
321.The Thing That's Wrong With Christmas
The thing that's wrong with Christmas is
It's based on get not give.
And most who give but do not get
React with expletives. read more »Lone Dog
I don’t know why I should want to need you
Walking into a crowded room
And I don’t know why I should want to please you
When I call you’re a lullaby at noon read more »Harlan Lovestone
For the Fifth Horse of Apocalypse is his steed,
His mission is greed
And money is his seed. read more »Sean Tyacke
324.With The Copenhagen Climate Summit Flop
With the Copenhagen Climate Summit flop it cannot be denied
That the last hope of survival for many oceanic islands has died
Doomed to be swallowed by the rising sea
The politics of greed through nationalism the bane of humanity, read more »Francis Duggan