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Best Just Around The Bend Poems

Below are the all-time best Just Around The Bend poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of just around the bend poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Savage Garden
Sergeant Pepper smokes a stogie
In a capsized submarine
Lucky Lucy clad in yellow
Wears her purple diamond ring
Rainbow demons play gin rummy
On a sunlit July morn
Captain Kirk...

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Categories: just around the bend, america,
Form: Free verse



Just What Is A Broken Dream, Anyway
A strange sight upon a lonely road.
A dream ripped in half.
Looking closer, I wonder what was the travail.
An old price tag attached, making me wonder...

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Categories: just around the bend, business, confusion, death, depression, education, faith,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member AN ILLICIT AFFAIR
It was an illicit affair, you'd think, they wouldn't dare, they believed, if we handle it with care no one would be aware. Bur they...

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Categories: just around the bend, appreciation, betrayal, devotion, encouraging, forgiveness,
Form: Prose Poetry
Tithing
A dime out of every dollar, a penny out of every dime;
I only want My children to give Me what is Mine.
I blessed you with...

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Categories: just around the bend, blessing, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Ageless, Eternal and Perpetual Hell
And the cemetery was ageless... 

As I walked up to the elaborate granite bench your ashes had been buried in, I saw the forty-foot bronze...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: just around the bend, death, depression, grief, sister, drug,
Form: Prose



Suicide game
They call me names 
and play their games
But they can't feel my pain
Of the razor I use to make my life a little smaller

They say...

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Categories: just around the bend, cry, culture, dark, death, depression, emo,
Form: Free verse
THE HEART SHAPED HIGHWAY
The story of two different highway drives
But it all amounts to a strive
The event is a Greyhound male bus Operator named Jeff
The Female Trucker being...

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Categories: just around the bend, adventure, beautiful, beauty, business, crush, heart,
Form: Ballad
Ode to Mid-Life
So many years doing what I should
Daughter, sister, wife, mother
Expectations to meet, unrequited dreams to fulfill
Oh how exhausting it all proved to be

Stretching myself thin,...

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Categories: just around the bend, lifeautumn,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Inheritance
     INHERITANCE
Dear child, we lost for you, America,
that apple pie, sprout from a tiny seed.
If you could find the hope of...

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© Vee Bdosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: just around the bend, america, bereavement, sad,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Thirteen Wasn't Lucky
Streams are running quickly and the snow’s still on the ground
When lightning strikes the mountains and there’s thunder all around.
It’s raining in the foothills and...

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Categories: just around the bend, natural disasters, nature,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member The Last Leaf


The last leaf has fallen from the tree
tumbling down it was so sad to see.
For Autumn breezes had shook it free
to join its brethren scattered...

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Categories: just around the bend, autumn, change, imagery, seasons, snow, winter,
Form: Rhyme
Depression sucks
Depression sucks all rational thoughts from your brain
Body aches and it feels like an empty crumpled sack
Your heart grieves for many things and tries to...

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Categories: just around the bend, depression, encouraging, spiritual,
Form: I do not know?
little feet
they run around the house
yet they do not utter a whisper...
they pit pat down the street with sweet grass on their mind
and never once complain...

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Categories: just around the bend, loss, sweet, sweet,
Form: Ballad
hate them LOVE HANDLES
I am small
and gaining WEIGHT
from the chips that I had ATE
Just around the BEND(I can barely do that,FRIEND)
Gut around the MIDDLE while my nephew tells...

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© Bart Jonas  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: just around the bend, funny,
Form: Limerick
Afflicted
a random act of violence
testifying to my fear
a despairing silence
screaming in my ear
        evidence of frailty
  ...

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Categories: just around the bend, psychological,
Form: Rhyme
Where Does the River Run
O where does the river run
One thing I know is that it ever strolls
But, slow it does
Up ahead just around the bend

O where does the...

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Categories: just around the bend, adventure, beautiful, nature, river,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member The Game of Life
I remember when the world was spread
before me like a smorgasbord.
I knew that just around the bend
I'd find a prince with gleaming sword.

My path would...

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Categories: just around the bend, lifeworld,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Expedition
One tentative step,
then another, bolder,
breaching vastness
unbounded.

It is the resolute study of 
empty pages 
hopeful
of a happy ending
to what is yet written

It is predatory bloodlust
too intense
and...

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Categories: just around the bend, adventure, happiness, innocence, journey, life, poetry,
Form: Free verse
THE DAY AFTER
Happy day after, our Cupid’s little arrow was thrust
To those with a new true love may it forever last
To those whom our little cupid cruelly...

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Categories: just around the bend, love, heart, heart, love,
Form: Rhyme
Gathering Around On Holidays

Gathering around on holidays
Is a beautiful thing to do
Listening to the stories and jokes
Told by each one of you

Candles all lit through the house
As each...

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Categories: just around the bend, blue, christmas, december, happy,
Form: Rhyme
Lover's Leap
Just around the bend
Hopes to blithely blend
Libidos vigorously ascend
Seeking Lover's dividend

Below, town lights the solemnity doth amend
Above, translucent stars romance suspend
Precipice, a lofty adventure doth...

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Categories: just around the bend, romance
Form: Rhyme
Flash Freeze
Leaked excerpts from the journal of a
disgruntled federal, civil servant employee. 
These views and opinions are not shared by 
the Environmental Protection Agency.
These excerpts were...

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Categories: just around the bend, earth, planet, political, science,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Cliche
Cliche
By Laura Dee Battle
April 4, 2015

The winter tale of impending doom 
The fear that looms behind the moon
Strongly displayed the pain that made me stay...

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© Laura Dee  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: just around the bend, emotions, future, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Yosemite
Yosemite 

Frozen precipice.
Just around the bend…watching.
The white valley rests.
Glistened by the noonday sun.
Famous mountain waters fall.

© August 5, 2010
Dane Smith-Johnsen
...

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Categories: just around the bend, nature
Form: Tanka
Holiday Haiku
Labor Day 
                      ...

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© Deb Wilson  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: just around the bend, holiday
Form: Haiku