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Best All Bets Are Off Poems

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Premium Member All Bets are Off
Don't want to get
In debt yet? -- It's 
No sweat: Don't bet!...

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Categories: all bets are off, judgement, money,
Form: Than-Bauk



The Silent Pitch and Sportsmanship
It is not a conversation you overhear,
Like the questions rolling underfoot,
"Who goes there?".
You can see the grass has told
How tall to grow
To the chicory, dandelions...

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Categories: all bets are off, flower, nature, sports,
Form: Light Verse
Circle the Wagons
Circle the wagons,
We must protect our love,
Arrows and spears
Let them fly above
No one will take me away
No one will make my last day

I have too...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: all bets are off, devotion, love, passion, war,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member Cliche Heaven
Cliche Heaven

Be it as it may I'll try my hand at some clichés
    and address the elephant in the room soon when...

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© DM Babbit  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: all bets are off, confusion, cool, crazy, satire,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Haiku: Miss Behaved - Double Trouble
miss behaved like miss
thus proving all bets are off
butterfly effect

still with God's blessing
there will be catnip handy
for some lucky guy

Brian Johnston
August 23, 2015...

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Categories: all bets are off, life, women,
Form: Haiku



Premium Member Haiku: Miss Behaved
miss behaved like miss
thus proving all bets are off
butterfly effect...

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Categories: all bets are off, life, women,
Form: Haiku
1 point 2 million dollars
$1.2 million

the british empire couldn’t do it
the soviet union couldn’t do it &
now the great big policeman of the world
is ready to finally
retreat with their...

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Categories: all bets are off, life, education, change, hope,
Form: Free verse
Bales and Bushels
It's our social spectrum,
Polar opposites,
A moral conundrum,
Named Charlotte,
Our eyes locked across the sea,
Sealed behind iron eyelids,
An investor's security,
The upstarts outbid,
All bets are off,
The crack of...

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Categories: all bets are off, abuse, good night, romance,
Form: Rhyme
Street Justice Pain
Guess you haven't heard
you're yesterday's news...all bets are off
and it's not even yesterday yet.....

Thought you had it all figured out
had your finger on the trigger...

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Categories: all bets are off, brother, death, urban,
Form: Free verse
A Tribute To Snatch
A caravan for a Turkish
not a tommy gun
you took the jam out of my doughnut
periwinkle blue
a desert eagle is not a replica nor a diamond
sweet...

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Categories: all bets are off, life,
Form: Free verse
loyalty
without 
it
love cannot stand, 
friendship holds no ground,
the world is full of liars,
everyone is an enemy,
violence will win out,
strength is an irrelevant concept &
all bets...

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Categories: all bets are off, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In view of the mirror
Muted solitary moments run for days,
as the air of discontent begins to scoff
we vent in a wordless empty praise
pretending, telling the truth to back off;
in...

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Categories: all bets are off, conflict,
Form: Quintain (English)
No bets
 Here in my quiet corner
Jesus culture seeps out of the phone at my left
The day isn’t young
The late pink of December’s evening gently informs...

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Categories: all bets are off, anxiety, christian, faith,
Form: Free verse
Gazing to Water
Beneath the scratches
spanning this page,
random thoughts
have been paved


I have no substance
in the world at large,
but this beat of life
regroups to charge


From battle songs
to old lang...

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Categories: all bets are off, hope, life, lovepain,
Form: Verse
Give Back From the Heart
All bets are off
So tired of playing foolish games
You think you've won but
Then it always ends the same
At first you're on top
You know you've evened...

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© Amy Bohack  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: all bets are off, faith,
Form: Rhyme
under the knife
and suddenly all bets are off---
wondering how it all summed up itself in such a way
as if the body would last forever, as if this...

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Categories: all bets are off, life, money, perspective,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Never Argue With A Child
never get into an argument with a child.
never ever ever ever ever ever ever ever
because they always win.

they have nothing to lose,
and you do.
you lose...

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Categories: all bets are off, middle school, parents, perspective,
Form: Free verse
He'll Deal You In
All bets are off
So tired of playing foolish games
You think you’ve won but
Then it always ends the same
First you’re on top
You know you’ve evened up...

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© Amy Bohack  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: all bets are off, faith, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
My Heart Pulsates In My Chest
My heart pulsates in my chest
When you come around
All bets are off
I lay my cards on the table
As you shuffle the deck
And I tremble to...

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Categories: all bets are off, devotion, faith, life, love,
Form: I do not know?
Sex of my preferred child
If I was ever to be blessed 
With the gift of an only child
And I was given the option 
To choose the sex also too
I...

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Categories: all bets are off, children,
Form: Free verse
UNPURPOSED
                        ...

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Categories: all bets are off, dream, strength, success,
Form: Free verse
muse bait
muse bait bent hook
lapping tongues water bowls grief
hug me tighter noose
why leaves questioning
who never knew who to ask
what went the wrong way lost
where is still...

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Categories: all bets are off, art,
Form: Concrete
Peter Piper
Peter Piper pickin peppers
Pick your pockets 
Potential profits
Purely pleasure
Plan on passin on, Puttin  all
Personal belongings 
In your purses or wallet
Because peter's plottin,
Poppin up practicly anywhere...

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© John Conde  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: all bets are off, betrayal, business, character, crazy,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member I am Rhymthically Sound
I have arrived gradually, in boxes.
from foreign places, unknown sellers.
part of me was procured from a man
who told his son to come get me or...

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Categories: all bets are off, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Personification
When My Demons Come Out To Play
Do you want to see behind my eyes
I very much doubt that you do
It can be a place of great beauty
But wait around a minute...

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Categories: all bets are off, addiction, conflict, forgiveness, introspection,
Form: Free verse