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Best Basket Case Poems

Below are the all-time best Basket Case poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of basket case poems written by PoetrySoup members


Friends
Weaving passed the everyday conflict,
Tiresomeness affair,
Life's obstacle.
Needle point into basket case,
Forced made to hold rotten fruit,
Mindful of matter foolishness of others.
Faith seems to slip from...

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Categories: basket case, confusion, imagination, uplifting, poetry,



My Idiom Oneliners Part 2
I noticed that the grass was always greener on the other side, as I made my way to the 18th hole and practiced my drive.

As...

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Categories: basket case, humor,

Clue-Who murdered the Easter Bunny
It’s been ten days, the Easter Bunny is gone with hardly a trace,
The Missus is inconsolable- an Easter basket-case,
Evidence in plastic bags, some fibers and...

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© Luke Irwin  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: basket case, funny, easter, easter,

Nameless
i see myself in you and its kinda strange 
coz thats the only time i love myself when im in dire straits
ya see i have...

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Categories: basket case, courage, dark, depression, hip

A LETTER TO MY FUTURE CHILD
A LETTER TO MY FUTURE CHILD
I wonder if you will ever see me,
I wonder if one day you will exist,
I wonder if one day you...

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Categories: basket case, age, child, community, cute

Premium Member Nothing To See Here People

Nothing  to see here people keep it moving.The child just couldn't say Thank you. He must have thought I was gonna give him some...

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Categories: basket case, heartbroken, satire,

The Best Gift Yet
 interlocking rhyme 

Our neighbors like to give a lot; our presents, very rare.
Exchanging gifts is such a chore when timing is not fair.
Their endowments...

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Categories: basket case, blessing, giving,

Presidential Inauguration 2017 - Poetic Screed - Part2
diametrically opposing forces miscarriage 
   and abort, cancel and retry to upend Vanity Fair 
   where trump defiantly makes an en...

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Categories: basket case, abuse, america, bullying, change,

Lunch Time
Sparks leap tall buildings
and butterflies drool.
Nuns speak in cartwheels
Puritans jig like fools.

Heady verbosity
intoxicates
when hopeless romantic
meets existential basket-case....

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Categories: basket case, life,

Whatever
You can call me mad
Or call me bad,
You can even call me sad or whatever.

You can think me a nutcase,
Or a hard case,
Even a basket...

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Categories: basket case, abuse, betrayal, change, conflict,

sit down baby
I get crazy pacen the floor
waiten for you to walk through the door
From God knows where
talk to me baby-give it to me straight
My thoughts are...

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Categories: basket case, lost love, me, me,

Victim Or Victor
I wrote these five rules which grew out of some uncomfortable ‘life experiences’.  Because of these rules, I am not a victim.

Rule 1. ...

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Categories: basket case, anxiety, bible, christian, evil,

Crash Pads
Apartment dwellers often wish
They had a bit more space,
Yet there exist some studios
Few humans could embrace.

I read about these dwellings,
Some 200 feet or less;
The occupants...

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Categories: basket case, urban,

Comrade
Comrade

Some say, in youth,
Youth can not win for losing.
And then there is the truth of a comrade
Righted by his own will and a use of...

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Categories: basket case,

Premium Member Give Your Contest Goose Eggs To Someone Else
Give Your Contest Goose Eggs To Someone Else

Connie collects goose eggs from contest
Far honest than the geese lays the nest
The basket case now full
Lipped with...

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Categories: basket case, goodbye, introspection, sad,

I wish...
I wish I had a guy to tell me I was beautiful

Just, for once, in my life I’d like to feel loved by someone

I wish...

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Categories: basket case, teenme,

The Executioner As Scrambled Humorist
within the under belly of
this hob bull ling Leviathan beast
induced roaring hungry soundcloud issued
within abdominal folds
finding they in creased

never diminishing, matter
whether I turn north, south,...

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Categories: basket case, appreciation, baptism, dark, farewell,

ZARATHUSTRA GAVE ME THE GREEN LIGHT part one
“Query”
from a word miner non-trumpeting
Beatle browed quarry man.

One emailing digital commoner bemoans assiduous, 
zealously yearning xing worthy values undergirding 
the storied renown quintessential peaceable operation...

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Categories: basket case, bullying, environment, fear, grave,

Agalactia
I feel the rage burning from your eyes
As you strike me with your kitchen tool
It's that devil in you I despise
Your vicious tirade smacks me...

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© John Weber  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: basket case, angst, depression, familyme, me,

Diary of Avelyn
Welcome…welcome again dear sweet diary entry
Am I really welcome…
I feel outlandish, a lonely outcast characterized as a basket case; am I insignificant
Insignificant enough to not...

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Categories: basket case, dark,

Life and Death
Fragile weak and feeble
Body aching with pain from head to toe
Barely remembering my name half the time
Never knowing when it’s my time to “go”

Unable to...

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Categories: basket case, life, care, time, body,

@#**!MANIAC@#***!!!
I came face to face with a basket case
and yet stayed in place despite wanting to step back a pace.
His eyes glowed with a blue...

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Categories: basket case, art, confusion, depression, health,

Death
I flogged myself to death
More harsh or worse
Than street stepped on Crystal Meth
An unsightly unholy mess
With a furrowed blank face
No resemblance to the human race
A...

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Categories: basket case, celebrity,

Premium Member Basket Case
Basket Case?

Is your home spiral basket, not fond of the light?
If you could might you favor perpetual night?
Is it pain that you fear, or God's...

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Categories: basket case, journey, life,

Inexplicable Quirky Memory Unhinged clasp two
when into scaly claws, sans first
to sixth grade Precambrian relic
(Missus Batson, Missus Rittenhouse,
Missus Wells, Mister Stout, Missus Shaner,
or Miss Rinderle).

Invariably the majority
   ...

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Categories: basket case, 10th grade, 11th grade,