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Best Hyperventilate Poems

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Premium Member God rules
He will make everything fabulous
Wait and see
He has a way of doing things
He knows what needs to be done first
And every step thereafter
He knows how...

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Categories: hyperventilate, faith,
Form: Free verse



But I Still Love Him
I hear your screaming, 
So I begin to shake
And hyperventilate.
I ask myself why I made such a mistake.
You get closer and closer,
With a baseball bat...

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Categories: hyperventilate, angst, confusion, love, teen,
Form: I do not know?
Tired, Tired, So Dog Gone Tired
Tired, so tired, these games, you play,
My heart, ripples to the sound, in flute,
With exhaust ion, till the fingers bleed,
I hyperventilate, trying to catch breath,
But...

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© Carma Reed  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hyperventilate, angst, confusion, slam, , cute,
Form: Verse
LOVE OR CHOCOLATE
Why would I want to be in love?
It makes you sweat, overheat, 
And hyperventilate. 
It creates major heart issues 
That stay with you for years.
It...

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Categories: hyperventilate, chocolate, love,
Form: Free verse
Stumped on the Stump
It’s in the dictionary: disambiguate.
It reminds me of Bush’s misrememberate,
a word that always makes me hyperventilate
and sometimes even makes me discombobulate.
They’re words for those who...

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© Tom Harris  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hyperventilate, satire, me, me, truth,
Form: Sestina



Premium Member True Fate
How much of fate is shaped for us at birth-
   how much is figured to be circumstance?
A story now I share with you...

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Categories: hyperventilate, fate,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Interrogation-Torture
His name was Brett,
and sitting me in his hot seat
I felt a little anxious,
as I writhed and wiggled,
wanting to escape,
all the while trying
not to hyperventilate...
He...

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Categories: hyperventilate, anxiety, courage,
Form: Light Verse
inhaling the stars
hyperventilate 
a bag filled with outer space
inhaling the stars...

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Categories: hyperventilate, life
Form: Haiku
Blackmail
I hope you turn magenta and hyperventilate
over the lines I wrote for you.
They’re delightfully exotic
and delectably erotic,
and I swear, I only mention
your name a time...

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Categories: hyperventilate, funny,
Form: Imagism
The Day I Found You
The Day I Found You

The day I found you is the day my life became real, you complete me, where our hearts empaled it's every...

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© Carma Reed  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hyperventilate, love, day, day,
Form: Rhyme
safe to say
today is the day 
to change my ways
and drown in the waves 
where my soul wades and waits
for my sinful traits 
to lay in the...

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Categories: hyperventilate, adventure, beauty, life, spiritual, thank you,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Portrait of a Panic Attack
When I shun my meds or refuse to sleep
I take on a dark aspect first and hear
a ghost-like clock tick-tocking in my ear
as if from...

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Categories: hyperventilate, anxiety, dark, death, fear, imagination, mental
Form: Sonnet
Dinner Can Wait
“I’ll join you for dinner, meet me by the bar at 8 o’clock” 
He recounted her saying this as she walked in the door late
His...

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Categories: hyperventilate, happiness, love, passion, universe,
Form: Narrative
The Tired Working Man
One more time, I must reiterate one more time
that I'm not complaining
I'm for once trying to find the bright side 
of this inflatable balloon called...

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Categories: hyperventilate, work,
Form: Free verse
Losing It
I look at the world through my lazy eye,
It's more unfocused than it seems,
I cross my heart and hope to die,
My life is higher than...

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Categories: hyperventilate, fear, lost, life, lost,
Form: Rhyme
HE
He looks at me
Thinking he never did anything wrong
I see him day after day
what he did to me comes rushing back into my mind
He's oblivious...

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Categories: hyperventilate, dark, fear, lost,
Form: Free verse
Hyphenated Hyperventilating

Talking heads 
will give you their attached credentials
with solemn aplomb

And it’s plenty hyphen proof long

They’ll make unlearned eyes gasp
at their hyped expertise

Get simpler minds to...

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Categories: hyperventilate, humorous, parody, wisdom, words,
Form: Light Verse
Opportunity
So it arises again, the new venture syndrome
the tightness in the chest fits the mood
searching for something to do with these shaky hands
while the mouth...

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Categories: hyperventilate, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Paranoia
i'm going insane
everything scares me
i can't see straight, my mind is in complete chaos
i don't trust anything anyone is saying
i'm stuck in my mind and...

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Categories: hyperventilate, 9th grade,
Form: Free verse