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Off Balance Poems | Examples of Off Balance Poetry

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List of Off Balance Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Friends David Horne Blank verse off balance, depression, friend,
Sleeping in a Dream - Star Gazing - Michael Robinson Rhyme off balance, imagery,
Premium Member Poem The Game of Hockey Dennis Spilchuk Verse off balance, hockey, sports,
Premium Member Poem WE ARE PURE LIGHT AND ENERGY Giggles the Poet Brenda Keough Free verse off balance, birth, graduate, humanity, love,
Falling Spanish Rose Rhyme off balance, love,
Premium Member Poem Rainy Mondays Agnes Krampe Free verse off balance, life, rain,
Don't Vex X john sensele Free verse off balance, poems,
Premium Member Poem Manquant Coeur d'Alene Duncan R. M. Ferguson Verse off balance, analogy, conflict, uplifting, writing,
Premium Member Poem Beneath My Heartbeat Freddie Robinson Jr. Romanticism off balance, allusion, feelings, love, senses,
Premium Member Poem Christmas Lights on a Snowy December Eve Don Iannone Free verse off balance, christmas, grandmother, longing, old,

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Darkest Destiny
by liam mcdaid
Out of hell’s breath the Devil’s Coachman comes and turns
around the tale to woe twists as the world creeps backwards
underneath the clay slithering sacrificial savagery...

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Terza Rima | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, dark, halloween,

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Graceful Movement of Silence
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

The leaf of my love fell
in quiet autumn silence
Slowly descending 
from the swaying limb
of unanticipated romantic tremors
Caught off balance was
my sense of equlibrium
Shaken by the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, love, metaphor, nature, romantic,

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Darkest Destiny
by Donna Loughman
Out of hell’s breath the Devil’s Coachman comes and turns
around the tale to woe twists as the world creeps backwards
underneath the clay slithering sacrificial savagery...

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Terza Rima | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, dark, halloween, horror, imagination,

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NEVER GOING TO DRAG ME DOWN
by Line Gauthier
I so don’t have time for nonsense
You’ve gotta want to help yourself
Do you really want to sit and stagnate
In your pool of negativity and pessimism

There...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, anxiety, depression, introspection, perspective,

Traitors
by aunna jones
Sick n tired of u phonies
No such thing as loyal homies
Shaking hands, hugs
Taking pictures like u love me
Oblivious of the difference
In "friends"and being "friendly"
Try to...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, cancer, dream, friend, lonely,

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TURNING THE OTHER CHEEK
by Cyndi MacMillan
The shock of the slap, the sudden 
attack leaving you off-balance, reeling,

smack reddening in astonishment like an enforced blush—
a mark of antagonization as if some...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, christian, hate, people,

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BRAVO TORO
by Peter Rees
Snorting and bloodied in the mid-day sun,
He paws the ground. His angry eye is fixed.
He charges and the matador is spun
Off balance. Tangled in his...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, animal, conflict, sports,

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FETAL POSITION IN THE ER
by Cyndi MacMillan
 
Broken but disbelieving, we wait   
for any doctor to say it’s just blood
as the gray man greens, throws-
up in triage. A Goth...

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Sestina | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, death, heartbreak, my child,

Balancing Act
by Evan Mitchell
I have spiritual callings, personal dreams 
and a bunch of stuff in between. 
My aspirations are many, so
how do I pursue them all? 

I believe...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, christian,

Seduction of the Young
by Patricia Moran
This dreadful desire consumes me
Your loving touch eludes me
How I yearn so for your intrusion
But I'm well aware of its graceful illusion 
The seemingly pure...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, confusion, lust, youth,

In The Breeze
by Sharon Riggio
He hid the pain she'd feel,
when their eyes met blind
him remaining dumb, 
while she was tone deaf 
unable to hear what's being
said and really going...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, betrayal, heartbreak, love hurts,

The Past
by Tera Brown
The day goes swell,
Life goes on,
This might be,
My last night,
Asleep on the couch,
Hearing a sound at the door,
You look out the window,
As someone charges it...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, anger, conflict, destiny, farewell,

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To a camel
by Richard Lamoureux
To a two humped camel
She must seem really odd
For her humps are both displaced
on the front of her strange bod

They must throw her off balance
as...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, funny,

Ever Evolving - Envirnonmental free verse
by AnnaLinda W.

she leans in space
spins with grace
rotates, vibrates
regenerates

her only disgrace...
hosting the human race

call it abuse; our overuse
neglect with few regrets

past civilizations
cease to exist

do we believe
we're immune?

are...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, angst, environment, planet, world,

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Off Balance
by Mike Hauser
I woke up this morning
Let out a huge sigh
As I looked in the mirror
At my twitching left eye

It took me a moment or two
To see...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, funny, humor,

Revolving Chamber
by Jamesa Love
Claret, maybe? A simple Kool-Aid rued hue. Inside the body of someone who hates me.  Outside, a tree muscles out its raw fruits. The...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, best friend, betrayal, heartbroken,

Fist Kiss
by Cherie Gause
Nobody knows the pain of lost love better than I, and that is what this is about. Don't fight me on this, it's a losing...

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Prose | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, crush, heartbreak, how i

WHO IS AFRAID OF WUROLA
by john chizoba vincent
WHO IS AFRAID OF WUROLA?
Who is afraid of wurola?
The mountainous beast of iloba
The land Of the creeping giants
Wurola, who stitches his heart with blood
In the...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, abuse, age, art,

Laughter
by Jerry Troiano
The best part of love for us,
Is not knowing what one will try.
To shock the other with word or deed,
And laugh until we cry.

Some of...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, humor, humorous, love, lust,

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THROUGH THE 80s
by nette onclaud


A time for many a part-time passion, like
the discarded  skin of  Esprit  jeans and low-hip  waistline
baring pierced navel with flavor of...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off balance, culture, time,