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Off One Poems | Examples of Off One Poetry

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List of Off One Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Again a big mistake Supraja Kannan Sonnet off one, nature,
A Killer Prom Tera Brown ABC off one, adventure, analogy, best friend,
Deja Vu Carol Bowen-Davis Free verse off one, death,
Premium Member Poem UndefeaTed, A Boxing Lesson Stephe Watson Free verse off one, boat, cancer, inspirational, integrity,
My Hatred Tammy Nicholls Rhyme off one, violence,
Premium Member Poem Heart Stones Mike Hauser Rhyme off one, heart, imagery, lonely, lost
Premium Member Poem A Flower Crushed Laura Leiser Free verse off one, betrayal, break up, friendship,
Last Goodbye andrew rogers Free verse off one, best friend, death, loss,
Premium Member Poem I am On Fire For Poetry Soup Right Now Caren Krutsinger Free verse off one, friendship love, how i
Premium Member Poem SMILE FOR ME, BRUCE Line Gauthier Monorhyme off one, caregiving, change, dedication, family,

To Harness The Wind
by Kurt Philip Behm
I rode the emotion like a horse
  until the shoes fell off one by one

Leaving me silent and alone

A horseless prophet on the raging...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, emotions,

REFLECTIONS ON POSTWAR AMERICAN PRESIDENTS
by Julian Scutts
REFLECTIONS ON POSTWAR AMERICAN PRESIDENTS
 
Truman became President by accident, which
probably explains why, on the whole, he did a good job.
Eisenhower, deprecated as an inveterate...

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Tail-rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, political,

Change is needed now
by robin davis
Someone help me find the clued
When did we all start to lose
Compassion for our fellow man
When did humanity ban
Care and kindness for all folks
It is...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, change, future, perspective, world,

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Rollers
by Freddie Robinson Jr.



Before they were called policemen,
they were called rollers
Paid slave catchers ... tin badge investment protectors
Oh, how blue was the black soul
when they heard the roller...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, racism, slavery, truth, violence,

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The Agony of Christmas Eve
by Woodrow Lucas
On Christmas Eve, children lay in bed,
In titillating agony as they await what lays ahead,
They are in blissful torture pondering on chocolate cookies and hot...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, analogy, angst, christmas, feelings,

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Last Rose for a Rebel - Part 2
by Gregory R Barden
(continued)

She wanted me to re-marry, you see, but I never did.
Oh, I had a few trysts, here-and-there,
Just to remind myself the plumbing still worked,
But all...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, fantasy, history, soulmate, true

What Annoys Me
by cheryl hoffman
Comes the first day of spring
and everything is in bloom,
while the bugs start
invading way too soon,

And while living down south
were always making hand motions,
to ward...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, angst, flying, insect,

The Barren Tree
by subroto sinha
Start

The setting sun kisses the distant hills
Spreading its last rays before it spills
Into the forested abyss beyond 
Bringing in dusk with its magic wand

I stood...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, tree,

Pie anyone
by Glinda Host
Don’t often see him

7/8 asleep

But I’m sometimes surprised

Brushing my feet

Purring and arching

And pushing up high

Ecstasy shows in a half closed eye

Black white and furry

Real smooth...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, bird, cat, dad, death,

Wind
by Elizabeth Folkers
We're like a cliff 
Crumbling at the edges
As something as harmless as wind whips around and tears off the little things
But when the little things...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, bible,

Colour
by Bernard Barclay
Do we see the world 
through rose coloured glasses 
Durst cut up the bodies of people
Psychologists say
He must have a mental illness
perhaps but the spanish
conquistadors...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, abuse, people, prejudice,

Half Free and Fighting On
by Art Wielgus
Chicago – first in violence, city of potholes,
with no public parking and over taxed people;
loud, lawless, unlovely.
Half free and fighting on with corrupt government,
breaking its...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, political,

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L, you were right
by connie pachecho
L, you were right


hope you're doing well
i need to speak in bear talk
because they censor
those black bears down river 
that tore me apart in the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, angst, perspective,

Love Your Bug
by Earl Schumacker
Oh fly my insect friend
I love you above all things
No one ever really understood why
They took your wings off one at a time
It is hard...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, adventure, appreciation, change, insect,

The Moon Said To The Sun Aeon Sphere
by Louis Borgo
Charms of Dusk, 
A Pure Baptist touch, 
Display lurk of a rush plus battle scares
Of blood and rusk what have this man endure, 
Even, if...

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Dramatic monologue | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, art, love,

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WHEN YOU'RE USED TO A CARDBOARD BOX
by Darryl Ashton
The yob and his mate
knocked off one day
A beautiful pea-green
car.
They took a cosh
To extract the dosh
And Dutch courage,
picked up at a bar.


The yob looked over
the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, humorous,

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Bruised but not Broken
by Anthony Slausen
your wings aren't broken,
just bruised and singed  
from holding them to tightly 
against a burning breast
the journey must have been a grueling test
battling storm,...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, hope,

MONSTERS IN MY CLOSET
by Sonia Walker
Monsters in my closet
appear in the middle of the night, 
a monkey carrying a suitcase gives me a fright, 
my red-laced gown starts dancing 
all...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, horror,

The Executioners Oath
by Katlyn Hale
Trapped between darkness and light,
the goodness of day,
and the evils of night.

The bonds of sanity are fraying,
becoming too loose...
He's praying,
but I tighten the noose.

I kick...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, anger, deep, emotions, fear,

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bait ball
by Anthony Slausen
freedom fish have devolved into a bait ball
tighter and tighter circles they swim
picked off one by one by invisible things,
nothing left but scars and stripes...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: off one, death, freedom,