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Best Clock Is Ticking Poems

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Premium Member The Clock is Ticking
The Clock is Ticking

What a sad state of affairs
Seems that no one in Washington cares
The politicians know that they stink to high hell
Yet they continue...

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Categories: clock is ticking, political,
Form: Rhyme



THE CLOCK IS TICKING
Tomorrow is for dying
Yesterday was for dreaming and hope
Today is to stop repeating the violence of the past, but
This present hour is to experience beauty...

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Categories: clock is ticking, love, time,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Violet Eyes
I made a promise, a little visit
A busy day...so much to do..
But, I'm running late, they will be waiting...
I should be going...the clock is ticking
I'll...

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Categories: clock is ticking, friendship, people,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member To My Beloved
My Dear....

Do you know?
How empty is our home, when you are gone? 
Another evening fades, another day declines
How silent are these walls, when you're away
Even...

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Categories: clock is ticking, devotionwords, night, love, me, night, i
Form: Free verse
Premium Member NEW YEAR


This year more than ever
I long to surpass myself
The clock is ticking
No longer can I recklessly 
Take the gift of time for granted

I dream this...

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Categories: clock is ticking, art, color, fantasy, hope, life, surreal,
Form: Free verse



Take Time
Take time to show 
The people around you that you care
Time is an unpredictable force
When you turn around there’s no one there.

Take time to hear...

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Categories: clock is ticking, inspirationaltime, time, prejudice,
Form: Rhyme
Why Decide
Decissions, Decissions
Time is running out,
Yes or No
wrong or right
up or down
black or white,
white or black,
white is day,
why is nothing what they say,


well things they are...

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Categories: clock is ticking, childhood, confusion, dream, freedom,
Form: Rhyme
Busybee me
(enjoy the puns) 

I happen to be a busy bee
always racing with time
since time how it flies for busy bees
Ah wish I could just lasso...

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Categories: clock is ticking, time,
Form: Blank verse
Tick Tock
Tick tock 
The clock is ticking
And the world is moving
Can you imagine
How fast can the time be
today

Tick tock
My head is ringing
And my problems is stopping
But...

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© Eli Moon  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: clock is ticking, imagination, life, visionary, world, time,
Form: Narrative
He Is My Rock
My Darling:
I have a confession to make why i walked away 
Let us connect to talk as it feels a lifetime has gone by
During your...

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Categories: clock is ticking, confusion, heartbreak, sad love,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Don't Mess With Dad
A cursed thing whose time has come
       and I find myself with hate.
I'm not yet ready and the clock...

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Categories: clock is ticking, funny, humor, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Inspired Thinking
Inspired Thinking

Inspired, I’m thinking
I haven’t an inkling
From where it comes
And where it’s going.

Crawling from a rock
Laid down atop
Fossilized dream silts
Beneath the rivers of
My mind?

Inspired, I’m...

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Categories: clock is ticking, imagination,
Form: Free verse
It Seems Like Only Yesterday
It seems like only yesterday
I heard your first cry
But today you spread your wings
And discover how to fly.

It seems like only yesterday
I held your tiny...

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Categories: clock is ticking, inspirationaltoday, , Lullaby,
Form: Rhyme
The Clock Of Life
The clock of life, nobody knows when it starts,
or when it will stop. You should always be ready 
and be prepared, because you never know...

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Categories: clock is ticking, life,
Form: Free verse
Tick-Tock
You can’t mimic the resurrection
With your astral projection,
Self-fulfilled satisfaction,
Then, wonder why there’s no reaction.
Pride comes before a fall,
Whether you decide to answer his call.
Clarity can...

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Categories: clock is ticking, faith, life, seasons, slam, world,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Last Love


falling in love for the last time

it is the autumn of our life

the spring is eternal now

we must cherish this time

the clock is ticking

let it...

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Categories: clock is ticking, love, autumn,
Form: Nonet
WHAT DO YOU SEE
Separation rules the nation it seems
Our race decrease the identity that cannot be redeemed

Yes we have amicable lives whom still believe in MLK's dream
The steam...

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Categories: clock is ticking, africa, america, angel, basketball, betrayal, bridal
Form: Suzette Prime
Premium Member Honeymoon on the Flying Scotsman
With a snakelike hiss, the train doors close
the engine rocks and rumbles on clicking
over welded metal couplings: iced, glazed, froze,
the steam heat in clouds arose,...

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Categories: clock is ticking, travel, vacation,
Form: Terza Rima
For Emily Dickison
I do not know                     ...

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Categories: clock is ticking, immigration,
Form: Free verse
LAST DAY OF SCHOOL
LAST   DAY  OF SCHOOL
 
No more initiative to lack
Young voices no longer call  me back
      ...

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Categories: clock is ticking, allegory, philosophy,
Form: Verse
Premium Member - The Train -

Everything is about simplicity
Trains pass without we notice it
The clock is ticking, the world is not waiting

From heart to heart ~ from soul to soul
Lips...

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Categories: clock is ticking, destiny, life,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member A Broken Society:
Tick, tuck the clock is ticking,
Time wasting to much debating,
Cultures dividing people hating,
Nation crumbling Politician’s bawling.
 
Youths rampaging mothers crying,
Cash decreasing poverty rising,
Fathers departing children...

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Categories: clock is ticking, political, education,
Form: Romanticism
Summer Holiday
6 weeks are here to enjoy,
Whilst summer rays glisten in our skies.
Sleeping under the stars at night,
Or staying up late in the moonlight.

The holidays bring...

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© KN Gayton  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: clock is ticking, growing up, happiness, joy, school, summer,
Form: I do not know?
WHAT IS JOY
The sun is risen, another day is here like a movement.
Eyes are meeting with a glance.World's invisible smiles.
The day break of our youth, the distance...

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Categories: clock is ticking, lifeday, night, light, fire, day, fire,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member The Kelvinator
Evening has quietly tiptoed away on slippered feet
Houses up and down the street are silhouettes

A garden looks white- washed in moonlight, 
And the faint sound...

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Categories: clock is ticking, childhood, family, memory, nostalgia, , Lullaby,
Form: Narrative