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Best Crap Shoot Poems

Below are the all-time best Crap Shoot poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of crap shoot poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member THE CRAP SHOOT POETRY CONTEST

On the surface 
you’re all sweetness and light

But ... 
the truth is life isn't a game
and if I were to start digging
digging deeper than a...

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Categories: crap shoot, bullying, poetry, slam,
Form: Free verse



crap shoot
the groveler 

I.  finding out that the other party has in fact stopped the affection
finding out that the other party has found interest in...

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Categories: crap shoot, life, life,
Form: Free verse
Crap Shoot Footstep

The game started a long time ago
In the dark recess of unsure times
On the board of wasteland unknown
With quicksand pierced by cactus.

The sky filled with...

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Categories: crap shoot, destiny, games, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Crap Shoot
Roll the dice, 
it’s a crap shoot;
Looking for paradise,
hard to refute;
I want racing hearts, 
I crave intensity; 
I need comfortable silence; 
I know, it’s a...

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Categories: crap shoot, confidence, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member CRAP SHOOT

          CRAP SHOOT

          Take your chance, random.
...

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Categories: crap shoot, 12th grade, appreciation, confidence,
Form: Tanka



Premium Member First Rose of May
How beautiful is what I see today
          peeking from the green
     ...

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Categories: crap shoot, death, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Roll'em
One wake-up away
From the best day of your life.
Life’s just a crap shoot. 
...

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Categories: crap shoot, adventure, angst, confusion, future, games, hope,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member MIRROR OF TWO GIRLS


There I go…watching a young girl across my garden,
her body language exposing both pleasure  and piety—
soil   roots tended  with naturalness amidst...

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Categories: crap shoot, change, character,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Four Aces and a Black Moon

The bet had been bound ... and boldly called,
          Right there on the cold castle grounds...

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Categories: crap shoot, adventure, conflict, games, moon, mystery, romance,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Amazing


Some days I totally amaze myself... but other days
Put my keys in the fridge, so questions could be raised
It's a daily crap shoot
Go outside in...

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Categories: crap shoot, vanity,
Form: Limerick
god is a gateway drug
“god” is a gateway drug

“god” is a gateway drug
stuffed into little babies when they are too innocent &
unable to fight the parents injecting them with...

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Categories: crap shoot, life, drug,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I'm Always Right Here
              I'm always within striking distance, so...

     ...

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Categories: crap shoot, friend, friendship, meaningful, soulmate, uplifting,
Form: Lyric
Unaware


Your eyes a dark archipelago
Mysterious then exotic across my seas;
I perceive their warmth inviting
While those lips blow a tangy flavour-
Irresistible, poised to reach for a...

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Categories: crap shoot, romance,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member Then and Now
A broken-hearted lady shuts her eyes
and summons forth sweet scenes from days long past.
She loved him so. His promises gave rise
to firm assurances their love...

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Categories: crap shoot, happiness, heartbreak,
Form: Rhyme
The Tempter

at first glance it appears harmless to look upon
 so you take your first sip
 a numbing sensation comes from within
 then gradually you build...

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Categories: crap shoot, addiction,
Form: Free verse
ANOTHER TWILIGHT
Another twilight that time just before the comming of a new dawn
to early to start to late for the night it's already gone.
  ...

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Categories: crap shoot, life, love, mystery, people, time, time,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Either Can Win
The marksmen took their position a century away from the target

The silhouette shape stood defenceless at the far end of the range

A clear sign of...

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Categories: crap shoot, character,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Orpheus Kiss
I float 
in breathless transience
of heartbeats
as the moon's feral pupil peers
through keyholes
in the clouds

The Orpheus kiss
is a crap shoot
elevens showering sterling whispers
of soft Tiffany roses
from...

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Categories: crap shoot, anxiety, dream, hope, night,
Form: Free verse
Just Roll the Dice
My turn to roll the dice
No time to play nice
The bones stop and I realize
Once again I've rolled snake eyes

I am not able
To walk away...

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Categories: crap shoot, games, money,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THE DUPE


poker face
covering a bluff
the all in bet

intensity
building
under breath

random hit of
chance and skill
cutting wins and losses



Submitted on April 29, 2019, for contest THE CRAP SHOOT POETRY...

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Categories: crap shoot, fun, games, loss,
Form: Free verse
Thoughts On Finishing A Novel
There’s nothing better than the sigh
when the first draft’s finally done,
the emptiness that comes to mind
after the marathon is run.

What started as a fun notion,
an...

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Categories: crap shoot, books, creation, how i feel, introspection,
Form: Rhyme