Best Close Call Poems
Below are the all-time best Close Call poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of close call poems written by PoetrySoup members
Limes, Lemons, Cherries
close call, dad, humorous, life, writing,
Have you ever squeezed a lemon before?
(you very might well have and just not realized it).
Each time you grab the steering wheel, you feel determined:
close call, animal, children, kids, wisdom,
Deep in the meadow, where deer run wild in the open,
Papa bear was waking his two cubs from their sheltered den.
"Go out and...
close call, angel, blessing, faith, god,
From the error of my ways
in the blink of one's eyes
falling backwards I called out
Oh God please save me
Inside the crunch mercy...
close call, song-drug,
I wanna live again
be an ageless punk
Have meaningless sex
before I get too drunk
I wanna dance on the hood
of a 'Luxury car'
Right after a fight
close call, love,
i fall into the dark deep space
my love my life i cant find a trace
suspended in a starlight galaxy
i plunge ever so gently
toward the sky...
close call, death, me,
Death whispered my name today,
a soft seductive coo in my ear.
Proceeding onward to invade my very soul;
And over my body,
I felt the creeping cold take...
Gramps Has a Close Call
close call, beach, sea, summer,
Their day at the beach was much hotter
than usual. Soon Gramps would totter
right down to the ocean.
We warned him his notion
was bad. We’d seen sharks...
close call, devotion, love, nature
A Silent drift
settled among your shout
down toward your colon
through the swollen
passing you by
I am why?
undo the sail
Baseball Trash Can Cats Vs Downtown Stray
close call, baseball, fun, poetry,
Here we are fans this fine summer day,
to watch Trash Can Cats, versus Downtown Stray.
The field is grand in this deep wooded glen,
pitchers are warming...
close call, spiritual,
God wasn't ready for me to join him. . .
any more than I was ready to make...
Here, Kitty Kitty
close call, cat, community, hero,
Once upon a time there was an impulsive cat named Bella
A fun loving white and gray small
four-legged meowing furry ball
She loved to sprawl on the...
A TAEL to TAIL
close call, adventure, bible, wisdom,
Early in the MOURNING I usually went out,
To ride my bike on a FLOUR filled route.
BUTT because of the WHEATHER, today I changed,
A nice ride...
close call, earth, life, space, planet,
Constant jeopardy is something we must accept.
An asteroid whizzed by on a near-intercept.
Two million miles is not a distance that is far.
It was a reminder...
COPLA 99 INVOCATION: This Bad Guy World
close call, conflict, creation, leadership,
COPLA 99 INVOCATION : This Bad Guy World
Look : how Great leaders smile at the sky
Proud of the kettle-drum thunder they ply :
A Beach Menagerie
close call, beach, good morning, summer,
At daybreak, I approach the beach
across a soft hill of clover,
past sleeping pandanus,
and down a small sand dune.
I am enveloped by seawind.
I look up...
Weather Forecast - Twister Terror
close call, adventure, rain, rain,
"Weather Forecast - Twister Terror"
twister touchdown twirling free
black funnel cloud spins angrily
wind crackling branches on bare trees
neighborhoods in panic freeze ...
beware windows and...
CLOSE CALL IN IRELAND
close call, funny, me, old, me,
CLOSE CALL IN IRELAND
I once had an affaire de coeur with a foxylady, in fact a...
I Hate Lightning
close call, hate, night, storm, weather,
I wish it could rain without lightning
I do not like it at all
When the night is lit up like the day
I always feel it was...
The War is Brewing
close call, dark, war,
The storm is coming; I can hear the thunder in the distance
The war has begun; there will be no resistance
Grab your weapons and your hateful...
close call, funny
William Tell 'tis said
Split an apple on son's head
Music to His Ears
close call, fear, music, prayer, religious,
At church we thank God for his saving grace,
And honor that is His Holy place.
We don’t realize He sees and hears all,
Not just when we...
Our Destiny is the Dirt
close call, death, destiny, perspective, truth,
Everybody’s destiny is the dirt
Only question is:
Who’s gonna get buried first
Everybody’s last trip is into the earth
Only question is:
Who’s gonna leave away first
Each decision you...
close call, drink, nature,
He beat a rather hasty retreat
As the ominous predator just
Missed him by the skin of his teeth,
close call, mother,
Mum doesn't do
Family gatherings anymore,
Weddings,christenings and the like,
She's rather go for a walk
Or a ride on her bike.
They always seem
To bring out her worst,
close call, fear, memory, natural disasters,
As I read todays Sunday paper,
it brought back a lot of heartache,
it'll be 5 years this coming Wednesday,
when there was a terrible outbreak..
I remember when...