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Best Shot In The Dark Poems

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Premium Member A SHOT IN THE DARK


the sun
out there
somewhere
somehow
just
asking
for
a
little
faith



posted on December 23, 2019...

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Categories: shot in the dark, confidence, faith, nature, sun, weather,
Form: Free verse



Shot in the Dark
Blood on the ground
The leaves will be turning red
A shot in the dark...

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Categories: shot in the dark, history, loss, nature,
Form: Haiku
The Real Me
I'm not the person you think you see
'Cause I've got demons inside of me
I may have a smile on my lips
But I have cuts on...

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© Who Cares  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: shot in the dark, death, deep, depression, suicide,
Form: Rhyme
Be still
A girl with a thought
woman with a scheme
A dream catcher who sought
An impossible dream

 One in a million
A shot in the dark
Many boxes to fill...

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Categories: shot in the dark, dedication, faith, god,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Kick In The Heart
I laugh and I cry
And I'm doing it all at the same time
I walk and I crawl
When not bouncing around like a rubber ball
It builds...

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Categories: shot in the dark, anxiety, appreciation, devotion, education, endurance, relationship,
Form: Lyric



Premium Member Duerme Bien Querido Guillermo
When you compare the facts with the tales of his legend,
you'll find that most stories of his life are pure fabrication.
He is known worldwide for...

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Categories: shot in the dark, history,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Who's The Best
Again, I've been listening to people boast, you can't miss it because it's on T.V. radio and now coast to coast. More and more, people...

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Categories: shot in the dark, beautiful, blessing, deep, faith, drug,
Form: I do not know?
Armadillo II -- The Requiem
It was dark and dreary, and the dawn had not yet 
begun to break, as I walked down the steps 
to fetch the paper while...

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Categories: shot in the dark, animals, age, light, sound, dark, age,
Form: Free verse
Salt Lake Expression
I wrote this on the Salt Lake Express, enjoy.

Salt Lake Expression 

I just got my phone and im travelling home 
I havent been rappin since...

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Categories: shot in the dark, feelings, film, hip hop, love, music,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Standing

I feel like since Facebook, I’ve been living in the past
Seeking old friendships that I once thought would last.

But I noticed with some, whom I...

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Categories: shot in the dark, friendship, self,
Form: Rhyme
Rap is Where it's At
Rap Is Where It's At

jump in the game no here to complain
being busy as a bee in a land of make believe
we shoot for the...

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Categories: shot in the dark, art, rap,
Form: Free verse
Volcanic Eruption
Citizens of the world
Emotional turmoil is exploding like a Volcanic eruption
About 50% of you are broke and unemployed
Thanks to greed and corporate corruption
This month it's...

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© Lynn Dolly  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: shot in the dark, life,
Form: Rhyme
Bowl of sorrow

              
          ...

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© Larry Hays  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: shot in the dark, dark, death, dog, evil, funeral,
Form: Ballade
From the Dark Side of the Moon
Nightfall in the city 
As the moon appears in the night sky 
City dwellers are either having a drink 
   or are off...

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Categories: shot in the dark, moon, science fiction,
Form: Blank verse
Forever Changed
Forever Changed

Lying here, thoughts remain,
That cold winter day you flew away,
Your pain I never understood,
My pain you never will,
I am forever changed.

Lying here, memories remain,
That...

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Categories: shot in the dark, grief,
Form: Rhyme
Dying star
Dying Star


A falling star; a dying heart.
A step too far for a shot in the dark.
A burnt out car; the ruins of a castle.
You cannot...

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© Aa Harvey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: shot in the dark, care, dark, heartbroken, love, love hurts,
Form: I do not know?
War
Edwin Starr asked ya what is it good for 
Big share holder bonuses 
And a  politicians ego
Don't fall for jingoistic rhetoric 
Wear the white...

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Categories: shot in the dark, war,
Form: Grook
Galaxies Apart
Hurting you wasn't my intention
For me to keep sanity
My spirit halted me with an intervention

You're a shot in the dark
Our minds are galaxies apart

Too much...

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© Lynn Dolly  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: shot in the dark, anger, confusion, friend, friendship, goodbye,
Form: Free verse
Raven
Raven by Kaitlin Griel for Among the Dead contest

Death hangs at my side
It lingers knowingly at my feet
It spreads for miles as far as I...

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Categories: shot in the dark, death
Form: Dramatic monologue
THE CLAY
A doctor or the lost and found
Can’t heal my heart
Or remove this frown
Find my wondering Muse
When everything’s upside down
Even hands can hurt
On a spinning wheel...

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© Lyric Man  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: shot in the dark, emotions, heartbreak, hope, lonely, longing, lost
Form: Lyric
broken bones of youth
it’s the end of an era.
a last second shot in the dark from God knows where.
the kids can’t be tamed. 
the life of an adolescent...

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Categories: shot in the dark, body,
Form: Free verse
Beginding
Beginding


We met in the slumber of the sun
Where the sounds are more than verbs and voices
But still, beyond a few, or two, shines one
The rest...

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Categories: shot in the dark, dedication, forgiveness, lost love, love, sorry,
Form: Rhyme
My care
Baby I'll show you how out there is my care...

Waiting for the peak,
and swimming for the peace,

we will own our own home-
in the universe there...

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Categories: shot in the dark, beautiful, girl, i am, i miss
Form: Parallelismus Membrorum
Life According to a Debater: A Policy Case Found Poem
The 1AC is a shot in the dark. 
When we use interrogative strategies
we create zones of visibility and possibility.
The potentiality for deliberation
towards a new politic.
...

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© Lance Iota  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: shot in the dark, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
Although a tear drop should fall
A fresh scent of dew fallen from the sky
A passage of unique fragrance as time passes by
In ardent pastures throughout time
As willows stretch forth its...

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Categories: shot in the dark, art, childhood, death, faith, words, dark,
Form: Free verse