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Best Do What It Takes Poems

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Do what it takes
Inspired by "Where you come 
from" instrumental.
Cats & Dogs record by Evidence 
of Dilated Peoples.

Some dream of nine digit 
account in a bank,
I take the...

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Categories: do what it takes, hip hop
Form: Verse



Premium Member When I Leave this World
When I leave this world
It won’t be silently
NO, I will leave behind a note
A note of reproach
For the sin of humanity
In the inability to feel...

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Categories: do what it takes, goodbye,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member You Will Know Love
If you can make it through the day
Not concerned with what others say
If you can take the time to play
Yet get your work done come...

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Categories: do what it takes, how i feel, inspirational, psychological, women,
Form: Rhyme
Difference
5/20/17



Consider this
Trying to make a difference
Instead of showing ignorance

Regardless of if we're able to relate
I'm willing to do what it takes
Instead of letting it all...

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Categories: do what it takes, integrity, journey, life, meaningful, poetry, rap,
Form: Rhyme
A Birthday
A birthday is always a special day
A day that comes round each year
Celebrate it and surround yourself
With loved ones far and near

This day doesn't only...

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Categories: do what it takes, beauty, birthday, love, peace, spoken word,
Form: Quintain (English)



I want you to know
I know a girl more broken than the aftermath of a bull in a china shop. She knows that her pain wont stop, so instead...

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Categories: do what it takes, angel, depression, feelings, girl, love, suicide,
Form: Prose Poetry
Living a Pipe Dream
A living tree has been planted to symbolize a life which has taken snuffed out, slained 
in his prime.Detectives haven't solved the crime.Future basketball star...

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Categories: do what it takes, teen, death, basketball, death, life,
Form: I do not know?
Pittsburgh Steelers
Pittsburgh Steelers.
Here you come on the field.
Ready to make all other plays yield.
Do what it takes to prove who’s the big deal.
Let them know who’s...

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Categories: do what it takes, sports,
Form: I do not know?
VA DEATH WAITING LIST - Update - from original post 05-15-14 Shinseki Resigns - Actually Fired
Below is my original post from 2 weeks ago, President Obama has 
announced that VA Secretary Shinseki has resigned "voluntarily" from
his position, but let's face...

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Categories: do what it takes, abuse, death, veterans day,
Form: Narrative
I'm a bitch
I'm a bitch!
I'm a bastard!
But that is who I am
A paradox of virtues criss-crossed with elements of brokenness...
 
I have become what I have feared,
indifferent...

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Categories: do what it takes, emotions, me, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
What
*This poem was written when I was seven years old... pretty good for a seven year old, eh?

Beyond the Earth's crust
lies what all desire always.
I'll...

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© Jacob Cra  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: do what it takes, inspirational,
Form: Haiku
Find Your Balance
Sometimes we need to slow down,take a pull and check,
The life we are living is it building us up,or slowly turning us into a wreck,
Check...

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Categories: do what it takes, inspirational, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Complicated
You know what sort of intrigues me,
What I find is just a tiny bit cheesy?
It’s when someone asks you, in one word,
To accurately describe him...

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© Aya Salah  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: do what it takes, conflict, confusion, identity, image, me, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
VA DEATH WAITING LIST
Here Lies Veterans Administration Washington D.C. 2014
This government bureau and its chief secretary Shisenki refusing responsibility.
40 Arizona veterans died while on shameful death waiting list.
Chief...

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Categories: do what it takes, death, hero, military, soldier,
Form: Epitaph
Why Doesn't She Smile
Excuse me. I seen you standing by wondering if you have a smile that I can borrow. 
I mean you never know you might not...

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Categories: do what it takes, abuse, angel, art, beautiful, princess, smile,
Form: Blank verse
Wounded Warrior
Brave Warrior
 With me you can set your armor aside
 For I have proven worthy, I am bona fide 
 Our painful past, together we’ll...

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© Maria King  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: do what it takes, friend, introspection, strength, together,
Form: Rhyme
The Thought of Death is Sweet This Morning
Another day, life without purpose:
Beaten,
Uneaten,
Tossed aside.

I want the receipt back for this life:
Return it,
Get the money,
Buy a 38-gauge trip to the end. 

You gave this...

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Categories: do what it takes, death, suicide,
Form: Free verse
Love
Now A' days. Sex is easier to get but love is harder to find.
But whoever said love was easy to find its like looking for...

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Categories: do what it takes, beautiful, cute love, desire, feelings, love,
Form: Free verse
She stands strong
Long hair flows down
a copper colour that shines like gold in the setting sun
she's tall with golden skin
and bright blue eyes the colour of the...

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Categories: do what it takes, fantasy, me, strength,
Form: Free verse
Full Of Bull
9/3/17


You are full of bull
Trying to pull the wool
Over eyes, so you can have control
That is dull
Must've sold your soul
For gold and coal
I laugh at...

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Categories: do what it takes, dark, how i feel, perspective, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
PAUL
Such a beautiful person
In such deep pain
His face disfigured 
In a violent game

He hides from the world
Doesn’t want to be seen
His story is a sad...

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Categories: do what it takes, confusion, friendship, hope, world, life,
Form: Free verse
"THE GIRL WHO : JUST PUSHED PLAY"(ode to Aerosmith music)
Well, this giddy little girl was tired of the SAME OLD SONG AND DANCE; she said I gotta get 
rid of the MONKEY ON MY...

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Categories: do what it takes, adventure, fantasy, funny, music, places
Form: Ode
One Last Rhyme
You are my light within the dark
When all is grey and all is stark
You are the sun within the rain
Your love takes away my pain

I’ve...

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© Dylan Foss  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: do what it takes, desire, girl, longing, love,
Form: Rhyme
It Works
Those leather pants fit perfectly
Against your skin. I can’t stop
Staring; You can’t stop teasing -
It keeps me up all night,
Struggling to

Keep shouting.
Nothing is resolved when...

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Categories: do what it takes, devotion, funny, girlfriend-boyfriend, love, nostalgia, passion,
Form: Free verse
Change in Life
  CHANGE IN LIFE


Everybody needs a change in life
Everybody needs to think twice
Everyone who's around
Everyone that you see
We are all in bound
To have to...

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Categories: do what it takes, growing up,
Form: ABC