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Best Keeps On Ticking Poems

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Understanding
System of events so dramatic it reinvents.
My wisdom over lends a static in a sense.
I give them my hands in return for amends,
Even though it...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, confusion, faith, inspirational,
Form: I do not know?



I've Got A Heart
I've got a heart that holds the answers.
And I've got the strength to carry on.
And if you think you've got the questions.
I've got the answers,...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, heart, nostalgia, song,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Wrote A Note To Santa
The day drags its feet, despite my efforts to speed up its pace. I got up late, so that I could sleep away the morning...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, anxiety, beautiful, children, christmas, children, imagery,
Form: Haibun
Do You Get the Picture?
How can a day last for so long
and a year go by so fast?
I'm racing for the future
with my wheels spinning in the past.

If the...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, introspection, life, people, philosophy, political
Form: Heroic Couplets
Premium Member Ye Ole Heart


If you wait long enough, things will surely start clicking
Your elbows, your knees, then your eyes will start flicking
You'll bump into doors
Trip on things on...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, fun,
Form: Limerick



Sour bed-
As we lay here in our bed, somewhat like two strangers force to share the last hotel room at 
Mary K convention. At the morning...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, familyslam, slam,
Form: Free verse
JUST FOR AN HOUR
JUST FOR AN HOUR

It's only an hour that I can spend with my Love
Just sixty minutes but I'll take each second he can give
When we're...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, love,
Form: Quatrain
In The Moment
Luke Dailey
December 25, 2014

Everything is topping up
The Lunatic has struck his luck
By waiting like a sitting duck
He found his “Stomach-tuck”

His stomach-tuck’s a golden goose
Or is...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, betrayal, break up, desire, i miss
Form: I do not know?
Rems
And here I am again completely weird
But the clock it just keeps on ticking
But not the only reason why I'm tired
And my eyes they keep...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, write, , Lullaby,
Form: Rhyme
The Center of My Moment
Standing at the Center of my Moment
While writing these lines
I think of all the worlds moments
Taking up the worlds time.

Grains of Sand in an hour...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, introspection, write, write,
Form: Free verse
Questions without Answers
I find myself at a quandary,
A hopeless dead-end alley.
I sit, I think, I wait, I despair,
I rack my brain for remembrance.
I search seas and find...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, angst, confusion, introspection, life, loss, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Confusion
I'm chasing my shadow
Walking in circles
Caught in a daydream
That keeps spinning round

Speaking in riddles
Using unspoken words
Whispered so softly
Never making a sound

In a world of unknowing
Time...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, confusion,
Form: Verse
Premium Member A Deep Rooted Doubt
December 21, 2012!  ‘The day our world comes to an end’, is how the rumor flies
A deep-rooted doubt exists, as past predictions have all...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, death, history, introspection, life, natural disastersworld,
Form: Quatrain
I look for myself
As I view a;; around me I wonder where the time went?
In the concept of time I was a speck that was spent
Nobody is left...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, introspection, life, lost, lost, me, time,
Form: Narrative
Stinks Among the Stars
This poem’s stupid 
This poem stinks
Stinks as in shoes
Stinks like you
You are worthless
You are wrong
Wrong is right
Wrong defines bad
Bad people are shoved off
Bad things happen...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, how i feel, life, loneliness, world,
Form: I do not know?
Pluck
In life, it’s either pluck or luck
That helps you get ahead.
If lacking both, you might as well
Just not get out of bed.

For when you’re stuck...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, life,
Form: Rhyme
Circles
To leave and die.
To Leave all behind. 
The things you started, and you began to startled. 
To be down by someone you adored. 
A simple...

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© jo ji  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: keeps on ticking, irony,
Form: Lyric
Tomorrow becomes Today
The world keeps on spinning, always moving on.
What we have today tomorrow may be gone.
The winds of change are blowing, changing my mind.
As I look...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, introspection, life, world, change,
Form: Narrative
Missing dad
The days go bye,this much is true
The world falls asleep,and awakes without you
The house is all ready,it's about to be sold
Just another address,with memories to...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, death
Form: I do not know?
Time is obscured

The clock keeps on ticking as time goes by,
I sit here to think yet still wonder why?
As the day passes does it leave me behind?
While...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, life, me, night, time, me, night,
Form: Quatrain
Growing Pains
Sitting by the house furnace by the heat
my growing pains would lessen and I'd find relief
I would do this quite often while going through growth...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, age, child, growth, old,
Form: Rhyme
Clock
Tired is the shallow time
that keeps on ticking, with hands that climb.
Grasping on the beaded minute
and stapled to their winding arms.
Every hour keeps on passing
and...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, angst
Form: Free verse
I am the bend in the river
 I am the bend in the river
I am the path to the sea
I the Great Taker and Giver
the natural state of the free

 Come...

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Categories: keeps on ticking, inspirational,
Form: Quatrain
Time
Time keeps on ticking, I've been here before,

searching my mind like a lost metaphor.

Parallel spots, and in between spaces,

Time can't heal what the soul replaces.

Looking...

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© kara baker  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: keeps on ticking, confusion, hope, introspection, life, nostalgia, peace,
Form: I do not know?
IM ALL OUT
I'M ALL OUT OF DREAMS
OBEDIENCE TAKES OVER
YOU ARE THE GENERAL
I AM THE SOLDIER

I'M ALL OUT OF PATIENCE 
I LOOK THROUGHT THE WINDOW
YOU SET THE BAR...

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© Troy Toney  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: keeps on ticking, analogy, betrayal, confusion, fear, feelings, riddle,
Form: Rhyme