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Best In The Hot Seat Poems

Below are the all-time best In The Hot Seat poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of in the hot seat poems written by PoetrySoup members


HARD HAT HEROES
There's a breed of Aussie hero who has served this nation well 
and they don a yellow uniform to face the fires of hell. 
When...

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Categories: in the hot seat, people, song-daughter, fire, daughter, fire, me,
Form: Ballad



one more lonely dream
the thoughts that rest here deep 
I’m laying low and waiting 
as those bullets whiz past me 
it’s those little things that wound 
those moments...

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Categories: in the hot seat, confusion, me,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Tricks And Treats
Tricks and treats;
Good old eats;
Treats are just great,
We often crave treats that rate,
Tricks played, could land one in the hot seat!
...

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Categories: in the hot seat, candy, food, halloween, holiday, october, sweet,
Form: Limerick
Torched
We’ve been burned before:
Left in the hot seat
smoldering and angry.
 
Wondering how we got here
and if we’re ever going home.

We marvel at downpours
their ability to...

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Categories: in the hot seat,
Form: Free verse
Poetry Thievery
Any good judge and jury would convict me
Slam the door shut, toss out the key
High crimes and misdemeanors in the first degree
Caught in cahoots with...

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Categories: in the hot seat, poetry, prison,
Form: Rhyme