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Best Second Wind Poems

Below are the all-time best Second Wind poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of second wind poems written by PoetrySoup members


Second Wind
I wanna live again
be an ageless punk
Have meaningless sex
before I get too drunk
I wanna dance on the hood
of a 'Luxury car'
Right after a fight 
at...

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Categories: second wind, song-drug,
Form: Lyric



Second Wind
It’s so funny how love can make life seem so perfect

In that moment it feels as if nothing can go wrong

I remember thinking that there...

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Categories: second wind, life
Form: Free verse
....The Title ^Fight....
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Leaning against the ropes, eyes swollen half closed

Its been a long fight....

Blood dripping from a dislocated jaw

Body beaten and bruised; taking a few more blows

Crowd...

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Categories: second wind, faith, love, passion, time
Form: I do not know?
Wall Street
      

Set upon the new world stage within the burning fires of hell. Silently posed factions of the elite, suppress...

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Categories: second wind, political, slam, social, war, war, world,
Form: Epic
Premature Ex

An old Ethiopian veteran of the love wars 
once told a newlywed Kenyan kid:
If you want the infant marriage to survive,
make it to the golden...

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Categories: second wind, allegory, marriage, philosophy, truth,
Form: Burlesque
Premium Member Do not blink ... A fast and sad tale.
How do I pen a cliche’
so it isn’t the cliche’, 
but the reality.

My skin has soft little wrinkles
that look like ripples on water. 
Yesterday it...

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Categories: second wind, life, philosophy, seasons, image,
Form: Bio
Tired
Second Wind
- where are you?

If I slow down, will
you catch up?

Can't stop 

Afraid to stop

Must go on

Find me - before I
drop!...

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© Lyn Murray  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: second wind, repetition, work,
Form: Blank verse



Where I Belong
Ya hear rappers talkin' this and that,
talkin' tits and ass,
all that ****s just crass,
and when I write my lines all my rhymes have class
 
They're...

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Categories: second wind, hip hop, integrity,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Porches
            On porches bathed in brilliant sun
       ...

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Categories: second wind, friendship, life, love,
Form: Quatrain
Young spirit
I’ll carry you in my loud cheer
With my heartbeat lift you into fifth gear 
Use my last strength to push you onto glory
With legs striding...

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Categories: second wind, father, love, son,
Form: Rhyme
Down For The Count
Down For The Count
By MEH3

1....2....3
That was a devastating blow

4....5....6
He is beat up, defeated it is OVER!

7....8....9
Hold on
What do we have here?

Is he getting back on...

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Categories: second wind, courage, encouraging, faith, god, inspirational, meaningful,
Form: Narrative
bare feet
having bare feet makes me feel like
summer
when days are longer
when I get a second wind
and run around
feet trampling ants trampling ground

having bare feet makes me...

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Categories: second wind, anger, appreciation, dedication, feelings, memory, missing,
Form: Free verse
A Taste Of Your Own Medicine
7/8/17

Laughing when others crumble
So very far from trustful
Time I cause you trouble
And make you struggle
Whether or not it makes you humble

A swinging pendulum
I'm being genuine
Here...

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Categories: second wind, dark, horror, perspective, poetry, rap, word
Form: Rhyme
Caught in a swell
Beware the distant storm, you tiny ripple
Ignore the tempest and fettered thought
Blame naked shells and open cockles 
For only they to the sand this anger...

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Categories: second wind, fear, sea, storm, together, truth, wind,
Form: Quatrain
The Alpha Bodybuilder
In this world of realization the bodybuilder acknowledges that he was in a past life 
and is now a warrior god. She the bodybuilder was...

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Categories: second wind, art, history, life, pain, beauty, beauty,
Form: I do not know?
The inward
 
The maze is
Inside.

Navigation here is like trying
To take a dump
After having too much
White rice. 

You get further in
Only to pique 
Frustrated 
In cramps,
Un-amused. 

Perhaps…...

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Categories: second wind, absence, angst,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member I see a change
Within society turning around eyes 
a political scandal is coming soon
as world powers begin to shift 

Judas where evil's growing stronger 
so much deception covered...

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Categories: second wind, angel, baptism, blessing, conflict, faith, god,
Form: Verse
A Sand Box Experiment
Little Jenny was always found to be very prim and proper/
Outside reading her cook book by Betty Crocker/
Lazy Mary Sat on the lazy suzanne,
Butch Malone...

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Categories: second wind, art, business, education, family, forgiveness, friendship,
Form: I do not know?
BETWEEN YOU AND HIM
he has conveyed at times that life has disappointed him without saying it in words

he longs for more than an ordinary life and a wife...

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Categories: second wind, devotionlife, life, time,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member please billy give me another chance
please billy give me another chance


today i receive a note
she wants to call it quits
that silly goat
having another fit

we make cottage cheese
on mountaintop's tree
lying in...

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Categories: second wind, break up, love hurts,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Victoire
the gun shoots
runners off
one step two step
running with the stride like no other
it passes the 10k mark
my mind is daft
my body chaffed and burnt
at 13...

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Categories: second wind, race,
Form: Narrative
Thanksagiving day
What do you do on thanksgiving day,
well, we eat to much,
and then we pray,
watch football games on tv,
a second wind,
maybe break out the xmas tree,
surrounded...

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Categories: second wind, holidaythanksgiving, day, thanksgiving, thanksgiving day,
Form: Rhyme
Autumn Path
Two trails meeting
in lush forest gloom.

You trekked one,
I the other.
Our journeys long.

You weary of physical
and emotional
pain.
I the latter.

Eyes locked in gaze,
knowing each
of the other's
torment.

We grin
breathe...

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Categories: second wind, autumn, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member These Are the Days
	

“These are the days,” commencement speakers say,
“when you begin your climb to reach your goals,    
which only YOU can set. Work hard...

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Categories: second wind, change, encouraging, life,
Form: Sonnet
Pass the Baton

With an ageless spirit of joy and faith spoken,
my portion of the race is nearly done
On the spiritual track of the circle unbroken,
to the next...

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Categories: second wind, allegory, father daughter, life, spiritual,
Form: Bio