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On The Take Poems | Examples of On The Take Poetry

On The Take Poems. Below are examples of poems about on the take. This list of poetry about on the take is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of on the take poetry. This list of works about on the take is a great resource for examples of on the take poems and show how to write poems about on the take. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of On The Take Poems

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Premium Member Poem Courthouse Gone South Duncan R. M. Ferguson Verse on the take, perspective, society,
Premium Member Poem Crooked as They Come Freddie Robinson Jr. Rhyme on the take, political, slam, truth, word
Premium Member Poem Expresso Expression Duncan R. M. Ferguson Light Verse on the take, perspective, social,
Premium Member Poem Drain the Swamp Eve Roper Rhyme on the take, political,
Premium Member Poem We Have In The Office Of The President Marc Acrich Prose Poetry on the take, political,
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Premium Member Poem Let's Talk About A Pirate Marc Acrich Prose on the take, crazy, goodbye, people, places,
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Doing A Sperm Count KENG CHUAN SENG Free verse on the take, allegory, cheer up, confusion,
How is this ME Sandra Riley Rhyme on the take, home, poverty,
Premium Member Poem If Franklin Price Rhyme on the take, political,
Premium Member Poem The Political Establishment Franklin Price Rhyme on the take, political,

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The Flooding Caused by Matthew
by Franklin Price
The Flooding Caused by Matthew
By Franklin Price
10/10/2016

The flooding caused by Matthew
If I understood the news
Left large amounts of water
Enough to change my views

At least six...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, analogy, nature, political,

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Snake Eyes
by Freddie Robinson Jr.
I knew'd you was a snake
when I first saw you
laying your beady eyes on me
You were a grifter on the take,
working a con is what...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, conflict, social, trust,

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I'm Really Quite confused
by Franklin Price
I'm Really Quite Confused
By Franklin Price
6/18/2016

I'm really quite confused about our politics today,
And of the selfish things they do and all the games they play
Super...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, political,

Last Love Letter
by Matthew Abuelo

Oh to vacation behind the heavy metal door
To escape another election year.
All news is stopped at the door by the guards
Whoever sit in the same...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, addiction, blue, mental illness,

Big six
by Zoe Orrell
The big six take all that they can
they're not caring
they take too much ,won't admit that its such 
they're not sharing
If you can't pay it...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, political,

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The 21st Century Robin Hood
by Tony Kirk
He was a real man.
He played in a band
Skully drugged, high as an arrow.
Shooting pains with
razor sharp words
and a whirly-gig wit.
He could kill a man
for...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, mystery, myth, drug,

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A Living Book
by Elisabeth Sheaffer
Time flies when you're not concentrating.

It slyly and sneakily separates
its victims from their past minutes and hours,
not sieving or selecting ... just on the take.
All...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, age, memory, time,

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MY OLD MAN'S AN MP
by Darryl Ashton
MY OLD MAN’S AN MP...


(TO THE TUNE OF; MY
OLD MAN'S A DUSTMAN.)


(Of course it does help if
you try and sing along.)

 
My old man’s an...

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Ode | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, satire,

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Who I Am
by Brian Johnston
I wish I could be clearer too
But when a mirror comes to view
I find reflections blur the tons
Of promises I've yet to keep.
The virtues to...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, life,

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Asked and Answered - An Echo Poem
by Brian Johnston
HOW I WOULD DESCRIBE MYSELF

People often say to me 
“What can you tell me about yourself” 
guess it’s my duty to explain to them 
and...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, life,

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Begone
by Ninette Carey
Does it come in a box
Is it something to hang on a tree
I am still waiting for this gift of Love to come to me
They...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, anti bullying, appreciation, history,

While Caesar watches for Brutus Part One
by Fritz Purdum
The world is so mechanical
It is so scientific 
It's getting to be so-so difficult
Everything works at a fingers touch
Everything is speeded up too much
Neon lights...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, fun, humorous, life, satire,

Shameful Society
by Jenny brewer
Bitter and alone in this twisted society,
gone wrong, all topsy turvy.
Elders stand, whilst hoodies sit,
they have no shame,
they're proud of it.
Walking 'round like real big...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, society,

DATE STOOD UP
by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr
it was a pain
standing in the rain
it was on a corner
i was aloner
waiting for hours
rain
in the shower
i felt like bad dust
on the take
i was a
DATE...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, grief,

HAND OUT BUMS
by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr
be aware 
as they stare
some on the take
there game is fake
they think your dumd
THE
HAND OUT BUMS...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, adventure, confusion,

The Disastrous Traffic Stop
by Elton Camp
The Disastrous Traffic Stop

By Elton Camp

To pull over quickly Robert didn’t fail 
Just as soon as he saw a cop on his tail
“Sir, you exceeded...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, funny,

D O T S A D A N C I N
by jeffry cohan
                     NEON NEGATIVITY

Take for instance...

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Quintain (English) | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, angstblue,

Alimony - Broke For Nothing
by Veronica Joseph
defeated
he sat in the car
one hand on the steering wheel
phone in the other
checkbook 
on the seat
empty
now what
he hung his head for a moment
of peace
in his...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take,

The Peoples Choice
by Ronald Bingham
 

Who would our forefathers vote for?
   Personally I don’t think there is a candidate who would meet their par.
We need a new...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, philosophy, politicalme, integrity,

the revolution will be televised
by louise nelson
drive-by shootings, domestic violence plus total social anarchy
judges on the take, lawyers on the down-low and police brutality
where is the peace? where is the love?...

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Dramatic monologue | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: on the take, angst, death, life, political,