Get Your Premium Membership

Best Off Kilter Poems

Below are the all-time best Off Kilter poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of off kilter poems written by PoetrySoup members


Cupid Doesn't Care
Remembering that Valentine’s
Is just an off kilter lie
And love is cruel and hateful
A salted drink splashed in your eye

Perhaps you will live your life
For no...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, confusion, lost love, love,



malkavian three
His glowing golden eyes glistened with a comprehension beyond the mortal condition

A well-toned, tall, and tanned man, who most, not all, would call handsome

A brightly...

Read More
© Nathan D.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: off kilter, dark, psychological,

What is the altetnative
Life as we know it makes no sense if we have no choice 
So what is the alternative and do we have a voice ?

The...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, america, black african american,

CREEPY CLOWN
Creepy Clown....

I despise Clowns their so NOT funny
WOULDNT waste my time or hard earned money!
Painted smiles on your fake 
ugly  clown face
Can't hide my...

Read More
© Diana Vee  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: off kilter, feelings,

Oblivion
6/6/17

Are we part simian?
A centered or off kilter equilibrium
Near or far from the prime meridian
And any kind of amphibian
As well as snowflake obsidian
Items and objects...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, dark, evil, how i

A Few Things to Consider Before Brown-Nosing In My Presence
1) I hate brown-nosers far more than I hate most other nosers 
of virtually any known color!

2) I will make it a point to slap...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, angst, career, corruption, jobs,

Premium Member Flames Shot Out


Knew of this fellow named Wilber
His body parts were a little off kilter
Whenever he laughed
Flames shot out his ass
Carried around his own fire extinguisher


© Jack...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, silly,



No Recommendation
No Recommendation


Unreadable ideograms
Beaten thin leaf to tenuous holds
Of failing parchments
Brittle in their folds of tears

Remember, they struggle for survival
In clasps ever present
Reverberate continual back down...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, childhood, death

Premium Member Guests
The guests have come and gone, now back to the old routine.
We showed them all the tourists spots, partook of local cuisine,
Put many miles on...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, humorous, people, old, nice,

Heartbreaking Decisions
Walking a tight rope without an umbrella
feet unsure of the next steps to take
heart heavy, mind uneasy, can't look down
equilibrium off kilter, yet still watching...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, caregiving, father, sad,

Premium Member Bridges to Nowhere and Between
It seems, I much prefer my dreams
though times of consequence pass fleetingly.
It seems, I know while in those very dreams
of all that passes in between.

Matching...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, angst, confusion, depression, introspection,

Premium Member Flames Shot Out


Knew of this fellow named Wilber
His body parts were a little off kilter
Whenever he laughed
Flames shot out his ass
Carried around his own fire extinguisher




...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, giggle,

Framing Moments Past
Hazy pictures were displayed
Old oaken frames contained them
Hanging slight off kilter right
  The walls littered like leaves in autumn lawns
Grandma keeps glimpses of every...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, family, funny, nostalgiaeaster, autumn,

That Thing for the Center of a 45 Record
What is that thing called that used to fit a 45 record in its center hole?
I’m sure I used to know what it was called...

Read More
© Tony Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: off kilter, funny, nostalgia, age, age,

Neutral Milk Hotel
Fleshy, dark, unnervingly beautiful
Slicing through sunshine to bring back the dead
Ghosts of lost souls, bound and immutable
Broken by memories trapped in two heads
 
Locked in...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, abortion, beautiful, dark, garden,

Loose Stools
I seethe with livid rage within the bowels of my being
when sitting upon the porcelain goddess ample defecation doth cling
immediately triggering an internal self hatred...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, anger, angst, body, emotions,

Died in 2014 - Part 2
Don Pardo: Born: 1918-02-22 - Died: 2014-08-18
He’s been gone from SNL
We heard he wasn’t feeling all that well
Don Pardo’s number came around
The Lord was calling...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, death,

Parallel Universes
Here I don't exist
I am absent from my life
I haunt this hotel

Walls crooked, twisted
Like an old man's spine
Decades off-kilter

The rust and Sharp smells
Entombed in London's...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, anxiety, dark, gothic,

life with Trump XII
Trump hates hearing from CIA
Can’t stand the things they have to say
So news he'll filter
To keep us off kilter
By singing, "It's a Perfect Day."


Author's note:...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, imagination, music, political, song,

Parallel universes
Walls crooked, twisted
Like an old man's spine
Decades off-kilter

Here I don't exist
I am absent from my life
I haunt this hotel

The rust and Sharp smells
Entombed in London's...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, angst, gothic,

the receiprocity of unconditional love
please let go
let me provide the blue sky
there may be some cloudy days
i cannot promise you full perfection

please accept with love
let me donate the sunshine
the...

Read More
© Marty King  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: off kilter, appreciation, for her, love,

old
my sweet, slightly off kilter
my odd, confused self
may not fool anyone, anymore
maybe I should grow up?
but it's worked well for me
in the past
The Past
these lines...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, life, satire, social,

Once More
I'm folding paper airplanes
I know will never fly,
Crumple them after
And I'm missing 
The basket every time,
I'd say I'm off center;
The earth isn't rotating
The way it...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, dark, devotion, love, sad,

secrets
that hidden place where secrets go
a tiny room only lovers know
latent time where I have no will
a memory that is hard to kill

we dance the...

Read More
© Jo Bien  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: off kilter, lost lovedance, dance,

Premium Member Guests
The guests have come and gone, now back to the old routine.
We showed them all the tourist spots, partook of local cuisine;
Put many miles on...

Read More
Categories: off kilter, me, nice, old,


BudgieParrotLove.com