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Best Go For Broke Poems

Below are the all-time best Go For Broke poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of go for broke poems written by PoetrySoup members


Contests: just for fun
Winning contests pleases folk;
Losing makes ‘em shrug.
Write a lot and go for broke;
Get that writing bug.

Try new forms and have a blast;
Enter, have a ball.
Nothing...

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© jack horne  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: go for broke, on writing and words,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member And The Well Was Dry


Went to the well and the well was dry

So what shall I do, oh me, oh my

My mind's in a quandary, what shall I do

I...

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Categories: go for broke, humorous,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Second Chance, Last Cast
Heads or tails, your first chance was good luck catch flipped on your plate.
Second chance, a line and lure cast by providence, to re-jig your...

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Categories: go for broke, self, smart,
Form: Couplet
A Letter to be Read
A Letter to be read...

Dear whoever cares,
If you're reading this letter I wanted to make you feel better in this darkened weather....as the cold breezes...

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Categories: go for broke, poetry, spoken word,
Form: Free verse
flip flop/ alter ego speaking
I've just re-read my poem
  of a pessimism groan
and re-Mark ed to my self inside
"hey man, where's yr pride?"
 
"Yo,  Why you giving...

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Categories: go for broke, devotion, hope, love,
Form: Rhyme



Claire Wineland
(whose video powerfully, profoundly, and
positively affected this southeastern residing 
Pennsylvania papa)! 

Afflicted with Cystic Fibrosis since her birth
contagious exuberance, gung-ho,
     infectious...

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Categories: go for broke, 12th grade, 9th grade, death of
Form: Elegy
Defined By Idioms
Defined By Idioms

Naked truth, bent nails
dead men tell no tales
bad Apple, broken mirrors
burnt out light bulbs, crocodile tears
spilt milk, goose chase
two cents worth, rat race
rotten...

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Categories: go for broke, identity,
Form: Rhyme
Rumination on the ruination of water
Rumination on the ruination of water

A pleasant clearing with lots of grains
but only a touch of water,
the trickle trailed through transparently
and so the migrating chickens...

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© Tim Arnold  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: go for broke, allusion, animal, confusion, earth, environment, fantasy,
Form: Blank verse
This time I don't want to let you go
For awhile now
I’ve thought mostly only 
Of memories of you and me
I know what I feel
In my heart for you
Is that has always been 
Meant...

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Categories: go for broke, confusion, depression, devotion, girlfriend-boyfriend, lost love,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member PAIN


Quatrain #544:
PAIN


Pain wears deep strain in humble yoke,
Ask reprieve plain where hurts spark jokes;
Instruct complaint to bear with fact,
Note how restraint can go for broke!

~~~~~~~~~




Leon...

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Categories: go for broke, allegory,
Form: Rubai
Premium Member Strive
Aim
Higher
Go for broke
Strive for greatness
And for glory in everything you do


Date written and posted: 09/14/2018...

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Categories: go for broke, encouraging, inspirational,
Form: Tetractys
Lady liberty lies slain
Forsooth impeachment hearings appertain
blood on hands of
self important president,
though alcohol he doth abstain,
nonetheless permanent drunken stupor
doth wax and wain
finger of guilt
damaging democracy points

to him as...

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Categories: go for broke, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Political Verse
It s not rocket science
Cup of Joe
Cut to the chase
Between a rock 
And a hard place
Back to square one
Piece of cake
Dime a dozen
Truth is stranger than fiction 

Cold turkey
Down...

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Categories: go for broke, angst, destiny, hyperbole, identity,
Form: Lyric