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Best On The Level Poems

Below are the all-time best On The Level poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of on the level poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member The Wilderness Part 2
Why not build a building of the real self,
You mind has jumped off it’s cliff,
Having nothing left of itself,
With the old man dead,
Where is the...

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Categories: on the level, inspirational, loveworld,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Neville
I once knew a lawyer named Neville
Who never was on the level
He had a great itch
To become very rich
So he sold his soul to the...

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Categories: on the level, funny
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Quickened Pace
Quickened Pace
~~~~~~~~~~~
In the day rapidly approaching
a rapture of which there shall be no more…
of parasitic encroaching
the minds of men
bent on sin…
“Love wins!”

I have read 
from...

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Categories: on the level, mystery, books, books, truth, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Speak--Easy----- 1920's
I may be all wet, but I sure ain't no bluenose!
And, while it's none of my beeswax,
Let's have a bull session-lesson !
Take a gander around,...

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Categories: on the level, funny, people, drug,
Form: Free verse
Cross my heart and hope to die
Cross my heart and hope to die

I’ll love you forever and I do not lie

Can’t you tell when I look in your eye

You feel my...

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Categories: on the level, love, heart, heart, hope, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member WARNING
I will NOT allow
ANY POET
to make assumptions
On any of my poems
Or make personal comments
About my life

Any comments on my poems
That violate my space
And my privacy
Will...

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Categories: on the level, abuse,
Form: Free verse
Never give up
Never give up
What you want is not always what you need
Always keep your chin up
Even though we can get cut and will bleed

I try never...

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Categories: on the level, imagination, life
Form: Free verse



Knowledge of Good and Evil
Step with me onto a boat; we need somewhere to go.
Our destination is not for us to know.
A stiff wind carries us beyond the sight...

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Categories: on the level, evil, faith,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member The Master Of The Rhyme
The Master Of The Rhyme
This was inspired by comments 
made to me , by Great Poets
Peter Duggan and Olive Guillermo
And sung to the tune 
Phantom...

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Categories: on the level, desire, devotion, faith, passion, song, words,
Form: Lyric
do You really KNOW Jesus
Do You Really KNOW Jesus?

Jesus said many shall say they do wonders in his name.
A relationship with him is what many often claim.

They may pray...

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Categories: on the level, faith, god, hope, jesus, life, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Bargain Basement Poetry


You've come to the right place for a bargain today
Poetry at a discount with this coupon I display
A weekend special
I'm on the level
Two for one...

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Categories: on the level, poetry,
Form: Limerick
A Gallant Bride
Tomorrow’s history makers
Future record breakers
Are the infants of this day
They should be taught well
In order to lead the way

They should be taken forward
In the fear...

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© Omebe Rita  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: on the level, hero, inspiration, inspirational,
Form: Didactic
The Door in the Closet Pt.3
As I waited on the Constable I wondered why the 
gate was open and the front door locked, by whom?
The Constable arrived blowing his horn...

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Categories: on the level, imagination, mysteryme, old, me, old,
Form: Narrative
Dense With No Common Sense
Dense With No Common Sense

Boy her buttocks were really a beauty
Half crazy and called her Totty Fruity
Which half it was never would knew 
Until War...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: on the level, allegory, analogy, hilarious,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member I Get All Ferschemmeled


Y'all think I'm this handsome young devil
Got news for you all, haven't been on the level
Got quite a large tummy
Mother dresses me funny
When girls touch...

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Categories: on the level, funny,
Form: Limerick
Pact With The Devil
Some people end up making a pact with the devil
That is why the past few years nothing seems on the level,
These people have gotten away...

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Categories: on the level, dark, evil, god, poems, poetry, religion,
Form: Rhyme
Sisi the junkie
           Sisi  the junkie 
You are what you 
Take in in life
We say in...

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Categories: on the level, abuse, addiction, africa,
Form: Epic
Un Be Friended By The Enemy



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Some-time's We live our life
We strive to proceed
Within-in the Body of Christ
But, When it's time to
Say our AMEN
      ------
Here come's...

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Categories: on the level, allegory, confusion, death, devotion, faith, family,
Form: Pastoral
you judge but do not know
have you grown 
apathetic
excuses
nah 
false reason 
rules the day
they're not human 
less than you 
who should care 
what should we do 
the women holds her...

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Categories: on the level, life
Form: I do not know?
making it great in 2008 (part20): dumbing down or doing it up
it's September and the new school year is now off the ground
but there's this crazy phenomenon happening called dumbing down
basically our children have decided that...

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Categories: on the level, education, faith, children, hope, inspirational, school,
Form: Didactic
Just Someone To Hold
Someone to hold, is that not really your true desire 
seeing the title of this poem, you came to inquire 
subconsciously you need to have,...

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Categories: on the level, girlfriend-boyfriend, happiness, hope, inspirational, introspection, life,
Form: Rhyme
What Kind of God
What kind of God gives a man hope.
Pulls him from the abyss with golden rope.
Stokes the coals, relights the fire.
Give the man a new desire.
	
The...

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Categories: on the level, anger, betrayal, depression, god, hurt, pain,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Wife and Him
Below the ground is the devil
Who just wouldn't stay on the level
    All he created was strife
    Then he...

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Categories: on the level, funny
Form: Limerick
Meme
Ideas not people 
rule the world,
competing for supremacy,
domination. 

Conflicting, waring 
to gain the 
upper hand, 
control.

Virus like 
as it spreads
through the population
Infecting all that come...

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© JG Collins  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: on the level, art,
Form: Prose Poetry
Telltale signs beyond the carrion eye
wicked heart beats will tale on you for sure																so do not enter through their Cracked door  															their light shining out to some degree ...

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© John Beam  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: on the level, allegory, faith, religion, death, light, dark,
Form: Couplet