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Best First Things First Poems

Below are the all-time best First Things First poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of first things first poems written by PoetrySoup members


First things first
First things first...
Hold on to all things with yr left hand. The possibilities for alternatives.
Hear all the white keys on the piano. The purest tones.
Have...

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Categories: first things first, baby,



Premium Member Unchained - 'Memories' 8 - Final
Memories Episode 8 - The Final Episode 
… continued from ‘Amnesia’ - (Memories Episode 7) 

But first things first - my nurse has something to...

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Categories: first things first, absence, anxiety, depression, happiness,

Premium Member An Early Morning Walk On The Beach
I woke up after hearing a noise on the roof of the cottage, it sounded like a couple of seagulls, probably fighting over a piece...

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Categories: first things first, beach, holiday, ocean, stars,

This is about you
When you have downfall on your mind chaos is all a mind can find, its time to change all the things you had held so...

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Categories: first things first, depression, fear, inspirational, nature,

Premium Member Know That I Am There
It's the best I can do to explain myself
is standing in between it all, so I can view both sides.
Who are you to say that...

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Categories: first things first, faith, growth, how i

Premium Member Welcome Home Girl
Oh! Wow! It’s you!
I can’t believe it! 
I’ve missed you, you know that?
What in the world have you been up to,
I can hardly wait to...

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Categories: first things first, life, love,

You May Think You Know Me
You may think you know me,
But you really don’t.
For how can you know me,
If I don’t truly know myself?

Everyday I wake up and make a...

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Categories: first things first, confusion, lifeme, world, change,

The spaceship contest
The spaceship contest


First things first, start with ingenuity
A good pair of glasses to help with visual acuity
And of course a good set of directions would...

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Categories: first things first, adventure, education, funny

Bed Linen Blues
To the wall, to that hard-to-reach corner I bend
That's right! (you old son-of-a gun!)
Now work your way backward, down to the foot-end
First things first, get...

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Categories: first things first, angst, funny,

My Wants Upon Your Time
  sestets 

If we should meet;  I pray we do,
it’s first things first I’d wish for you.
If you want friends your want's begun...

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Categories: first things first, anxiety, blessing, friend, loneliness,

Warm Days Are Ahead
Warm days are ahead
but not soon enough,
cold days still linger
Winter has been so rough.

Warm sunny skies
are just beyond my reach,
but Winter wants to hang on
just...

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Categories: first things first, imagery, inspiration, march, poetry,

Premium Member Milestones
Watch out world, here she comes!
Clear a path, the motor runs...
Hop on in to help her steer
It's time for her to take this ride
She'll need...

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Categories: first things first, adventure, lifetime, time,

The Chalice of Courage pt2
With a staff fitted with a blade in hand,
Leonid entered the cave.
It was dark and hot,
And with each step,
Leonid became more and more fearful.

The cave...

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Categories: first things first, adventure, inspirational, lifeme, me,

What Am I
Let's all play a guessing game
With some clues but I wont name
The object I am describing
Within the poem I will be hiding
If you listen to...

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Categories: first things first, fun, games,

Paint Sets and Nonsense
There sits next to me a new paint set, well okay, I got it second-hand.
Nothing about paint comes naturally to me. I can paint neither...

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Categories: first things first, dream,

My Win
This time!
I thought!
I must be the winner,
Each week I waited for the results,
My joy always faded quickly,
Turning into sorrow,
But today was my lucky day,
All my...

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Categories: first things first, poetry,

Post-Choosing Life
First things first you have to understand the last time I opened up, I left feeling burnt.  I have let my secrets surround and...

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Categories: first things first, addiction, age, allusion, appreciation,

UNICORN IN A CAN
Unicorn in a can

Now he will use his magical can
One more item, he needs for his plan
He has two pieces, one in a box, one...

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Categories: first things first, adventure,

Half Smoked Cigarettes And A Bottle Of Bourbon
She awake with a gasp,
"Hope I didn't blow all my cash."
She looks to the usually empty side of the bed,
Only to discover there is another...

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Categories: first things first, allegory, passion, vanity,

Griffinisms
1. opportunity is when preparation meets experience

2. faith is only nurtured and sustained in the fellowship in the family of God

3.if you feed your faith,...

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Categories: first things first, encouraging, faith, inspirational,

GOOD MORNING CHEERS
Blessed are you, this God's great day!
Get up and in the Lord's will, stay
To follow His orders, with faith - don’t delay
First things first… you...

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Categories: first things first, emotions, endurance, faith, god,

Premium Member SELF-HELP


Hold the vision of heart's desire,
Soul prompts mission as love inspires.


Dare take action to fit sure cause,
Choice fits traction to greet fine force.


Do first things...

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Categories: first things first, change,

Deputy Do Wrong
The deputy of this small town
enjoys flashing his police car lights
down main street, 
in the evening, on Saturday nights
Like a one car parade on Easter...

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Categories: first things first, corruption, image, parody, power,

Broken Hearted - Lets Get Started
Broken Hearted? – Let’s Get Started

I guess you’re wondering where to start
Fixing up your broken heart

First things first – and here I’m guessing
Just stop and...

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Categories: first things first, education, lost love, romance,

Another List Didactic For Children of All Ages
Rotate your tires and planets frequently
Turn your soil into something pretty dirty
Make your garden grow in soiled earth
Stay out of the sun (the surface there...

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Categories: first things first, adventure, change, education, fantasy,