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Best Basket Case Poems

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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,
Form: Rhyme



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,
Form: I do not know?
My Broken Pieces
POEM " MY BROKEN PIECES" by martin gedge

Early morning train on a rain October froze
coffee brewing circles cross the senses of my nose
a nervous night...

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Categories: basket case, abuse, addiction, death, life, sick,
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Light Verse
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,
Form: Burlesque



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 hop, song,
Form: Verse
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 love, dream,
Form: ABC
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, how i
Form: I do not know?
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,
Form: Prose Poetry
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,
Form: Rhyme
I'm A Psycho
Let’s face facts you’re a motherloving no one
couldn’t find a flow if you were looking at the ocean 
I’ll stand and deliver like I’m living...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: basket case, hip hop, music, rap,
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Rhyme
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, confusion, goodbye,
Form: I do not know?
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, faith, future,
Form: Prose
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,
Form: Lyric
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,
Form: Rhyme
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, grave, mystery,
Form: Rhyme
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,
Form: Limerick
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,
Form: Verse
Premium Member CON'VINCE' THE MAN
PROLOGUE:

For what's in a name,
That Shakespeare untamed,
A lyric gained fame,
But when it became,
A different ball game,
For one who's insane.

Yet if twin Yanks say 'Gogh' ,...

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Categories: basket case, art, emotions, mental illness, passion, sad,
Form: Rhyme
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, hope, hyperbole,
Form: Dramatic Verse
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,
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Verse
Empire Emphatically Enforces Exercise
Fitness guru (grew)
     to an abrupt screeching halt,
     i.e. did dramatically abate,
whence significant block of time,
 ...

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Categories: basket case, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th grade,
Form: Dramatic Verse