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In this page, poems on / about “poverty” are listed.

  • 253.
    Sonnet: Poverty

    The horrific specter called Poverty,
    Ruining most illustrious of men;
    Denying them much of their liberty;
    Suppressing talents and scholastic ken. read more »

  • 254.

    Do we ever really realise
    how very lucky we are?
    Living lives of comfort
    Removed from poverty by far. read more »

  • 255.
    Poor Children

    They are the future of humanity
    But many of them living in poverty
    And without shelter homeless on the street
    Searching through rubbish bins for scraps of food to eat. read more »

  • 256.
    Climate Change

    'Tis said that Bangladesh and Holland will be covered by the sea
    And that climate change and global warming will cause World-wide poverty
    Yet the advice of climate experts we do never seem to heed
    Our disrespect for Mother Nature to our own demise may lead read more »

  • 257.
    21 - Victorian Poverty

    A period of extreme poverty of the lower working classes
    As they worked to the death the rich sat politely on their arses
    London’s poor tried to scrape a living doing jobs the devil created
    As the rich sat at their windows laughing at the pitiful souls they hated read more »

  • 258.
    Poverty's Beauty

    Empty, vacant lots, standing barren, desolate, forgotten.
    So much like the poor are portrayed in every day news and stories.
    Yet, never does anyone look beneath poverty, it's joy at times, of very little things.
    Staunchly sitting at the edge, looking over, knowing that at the end their situation in life is better than those with lots of money. read more »

  • 259.
    Your Bank Account

    Your bank account might have a million
    but your emotional account has not a zillion..
    For if you place more value on money
    you will not develop how to be funny, or have a honey. read more »

  • 260.
    Compassion And Empathy

    They have so much in common compassion and empathy
    And those who do possess them are blessed 'twould seem to me
    For these are rare enough gifts in the Human World of today
    Where many are poor and homeless and in life have lost their way read more »

  • 261.
    The Forgotten Hungry And Homeless

    The forgotten hungry and homeless nowadays to be found everywhere
    There are millions of them close to a billion in the bigger World out there
    The refugees of drought stricken Lands and of warlords and the homeless of Poverty Street
    Basic human rights of them are denied shelter from the weather and enough for to eat read more »

  • 262.
    The Beauty of the Working Class

    They say you've got a pool of knowledge
    Available to you at college
    But I'm no good at swimming
    And I don't see a lifeguard coming read more »

  • 263.
    Sad And Lonely

    As I started sipping
    my daily lovely coffee
    A race of memories just began in my mind
    of old days, the hard and the easy read more »

  • 264.
    We Cannot Have Trust And Justice

    We cannot have trust and justice if we deny the truth
    If in the face of prejudice we do remain as mute
    Where one race feels superior to another there never can be trust
    Let us drink to equality and what is right and just read more »

New Poverty Poems

  2. The Parable of a good yellow Man, alexander opicho
  3. Never try to justify the poverty, Aftab Alam
  4. The flag of victory, Aftab Alam
  6. Poverty: a Curse or a Boon, Aftab Alam
  8. if you really felt sorry, Nikhil Parekh
  9. And what is poverty, gajanan mishra
  10. Swing Notes and Anarchist (Poverty), C Jay Caputo
  11. The curse of poverty, Arafat Driche
  12. Turkana Is Not All About Poverty, alexander opicho
  13. Poverty In The 21st Century, Winston Harding
  14. Terence Craddock Replies To Aristotle, Terence G. Craddock
  15. Imitate what he wears!, BrokenHeartPheko Motaung
  16. Rest of the life, hasmukh amathalal
  17. God Is Staying, hasmukh amathalal
  18. The poet is not alone, BrokenHeartPheko Motaung
  19. the crowned hero, Farida Gulani
  20. Poverty, Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  21. Literacy mission, gajanan mishra
  22. poverty is a gift, Mark Heathcote
  23. I am poor and poverty has, gajanan mishra
  24. When Great Poets Die Penniless, Terence G. Craddock
  25. Poverty, Paola Degli Esposti
  26. Poetry: To Brazilian Soccer, Laijon Liu
  27. Goodbye Poverty, ambitious blessing
  28. Simple Horizons, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  29. To Laugh At, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  30. Experimenting With Life In Poverty, alexander opicho
  31. Human Dracula, V P Mahur
  32. Destitution, Ajala Samuel Akindele
  33. Poverty Knock, Justin Reamer
  34. Humble Bumble Bee Beginnings, Shirley Morgan
  35. Richness of Thought, Tirupathi Chandrupatla
  36. When and How Long?, DEEPAK KUMAR PATTANAYAK
  37. Burning, Kingshuk Chakraborty
  38. Cherry Fields in the Ghetto, Kevin Rottweiler
  39. Poverty, Ajala Samuel Akindele
  40. Touched By Another, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  41. Poverty And Due To Poverty, gajanan mishra
  42. Generous Poverty, Suu Casey Young
  43. [1] clearly, paul bamberger
  44. Trying To Understand Jayanta Mahapatra, Bijay Kant Dubey
  45. Three ill effects in the society leading.., Dr.V.K. Kanniappan
  46. Poverty, Dona Jean
  47. Those Among You, Atty Davis
  48. Poem and Poverty, Aftab Alam
  49. Poverty, Pragya Bajpai
  50. Peace, hasmukh amathalal
  51. The Greatest Find, Leaking Pen
  52. Poverty by Design, Lynne FincherSpringarden
  53. Concepts 19, Somanathan Iyer
  54. Insult, Litan Dey
  55. Poverty Is Disguise, hasmukh amathalal
  56. Letter To A Gorilla, Nate Flying Owl
  57. Unrest, hasmukh amathalal
  58. The Mathematics Of Equality, Diana van den Berg
  59. I'm in love with Paupertas, Madrason writer
  60. Good Counsel, hasmukh amathalal
  62. Always forward, hasmukh amathalal
  63. Shadow of poverty, Litan Dey
  64. HOW LUCKY WE ARE, Arti Chopra
  66. Bedroom Tax The Legacy, Dave Alan Walker
  67. About Poverty, gajanan mishra
  68. Forgotten In The The Sea Of Life, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  69. Grief II, Aftab Alam
  70. Your Bank Account, Christina C Sunrise
  71. Naxal Vs Forces and the people, Aftab Alam
  72. Now Is The Time, Isam Hussain
  73. The Beauty of the Working Class, Howard Leek
  74. Poverty, Sophia Engel
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