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Once In A Lifetime Poems | Examples of Once In A Lifetime Poetry

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List of Once In A Lifetime Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
IT WAS NICE MEETING YOU ALL Lei Strauss Free verse once in a lifetime, age, appreciation, goodbye,
Premium Member Poem Such Does Exist Gregory R Barden Dramatic Monologue once in a lifetime, analogy, appreciation, beauty, imagery,
Premium Member Poem It's About Time Jim Slaughter I do not know? once in a lifetime, time,
Premium Member Poem Once In A Lifetime Jack Ellison Rhyme once in a lifetime, life,
Masterpiece Abigail Mooney Free verse once in a lifetime, 11th grade, anxiety, beauty,
Premium Member Poem Once In A Lifetime Jack Ellison Rhyme once in a lifetime, life,
Love Creche john sensele Free verse once in a lifetime, poems,
Sweet Music In My Ears john sensele Free verse once in a lifetime, poems,
The fearful Robot David Smith Dramatic Verse once in a lifetime, conflict, confusion, dark, destiny,
Nothing's in my Way J.W. Earnings Free verse once in a lifetime, confidence, deep, endurance,

HEAVEN DECIDED
by Rakau Felix
Heaven decided what's perfect for me; my Creator affirmed what's ideal for me,
My missing rib, my once in a lifetime.
Two souls resonating as one, with...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, angel, beautiful,

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Requiem for a Seahorse
by Carolyn Devonshire
On a sultry, sizzling July day
I swear it happened just this way
In a tidal pool, a lifeless seahorse lay

He’d not galloped to meet his fate
But...

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Elegiac Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, animal, inspiration,

Once In A Lifetime Break
by Bernard F. Asuncion
S-tart grabbing the chance 
I-n going for sweet success; 
O-n the fifteenth of August, 
N-ever say no but 
Y-es. 

V-ictory under the sky 
I-s coupled...

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Acrostic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, birthday,

Google Doodle Doo
by matthew harris
while soaring the heavenly heights
     many hours ago
every major metropolis appeared
     about a million miles below

the rarefied...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Buy It, Try It
by curtis johnson
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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, appreciation, beauty, blessing, character,

Fore thee wilting of thee soul
by Matthew Rozon
Thy'est control breathing thus capture must i thee air
It sooths thee as thus melodically time goes on...
Next thus will be sleeping, & thy subconsious will...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, spiritual,

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Once In A Lifetime
by Jack Ellison


They're once in a lifetime
These moments of joy
The first time you rattle
That colourful new toy

Your first day at school
With the rest of the kids
Your hair...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, happiness, life,

Just Once In A Lifetime
by Bernard F. Asuncion
J-ust once in a lifetime, 
E-ndless love hits unexpectedly; 
N-ever can anyone escape, 
N-or will it appear
Y-early.

L-ove comes just once in a lifetime, 
L-etting the...

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Acrostic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, birthday,

Eid ul Azha
by Aliza Kashmala Kiran
Eid ul Azha 

Eid ul Azha takes place on the 10th of Zil Hajj.
Eid-ul-Adha marks the end of Hajj, the sacred pilgrimage to the Holy...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, celebration, vacation,

I NEED
by SILLO ANDERSON
I have lived out your dreams 
I have fed your ego
I have even, place justice on your naughty ways.

Haven't I done enough !
Haven't I showed...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, anger, confusion, desire, hope,

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TOTALITY
by Michael E. Harris
OUR TINY LITTLE MOON CIRCLES THE EARTH.
IT'S BEEN DOING SO SINCE THE TIME OF IT'S BIRTH.
FOR FOUR BILLION YEARS SOME WILL SAY FIVE.
OUR TINY LITTLE...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, america, celebration, earth, moon,

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Escapades
by Susan Ashley
You being with me,
escapades wild and crazy.
Silliness and laughter
remembered after.

You, so mischievous
fun and frivolous.
Dreamed of deliciousness,
bewitching blissfulness.

You being with me,
escapades wild and crazy.
Sexy and sensual...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, feelings, love, magic, romantic,

Solstice
by A.O. Taner
the longest day 
happens once a year, 
but the longest night 
happens once in a lifetime
...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, age, analogy, beautiful, celebration,

Wistful View Unseen
by NEIL ALEXANDER
A blanket of warmth cossets us with calm.                 ...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, autumn, blessing, inspiration, nostalgia,

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Someone To Open Your Eyes - for Arthur
by Darren White
                        ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, anti bullying, art, friendship,

Too Late, Now Never
by Tera Brown
Selling drugs, 
Trying to make a living, 
Behind bars, 
For someone elses using, 
Husseling and flowing, 
Trying to stay alive, 
The back up in bars,...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, addiction, drug,

I Have Shoes, but Need not Feet
by Richard H. Dunsany
When sin hits the half-eaten soldier,
inertia bane sidles below 
as time talks behind your back,
where the softness of an embrace
dips away, fades away,
a way 
one-way...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, death, love,

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Feel the Magic
by Nayda Ivette Negron
Looking through the faces to see 
The eyes that  conquer your heart 
A spark that ignites the fire
Boiling the veins with romance
When you find...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, love,

Where Should I Go
by DM Babbit
Where would I go
   when the world seems dark and unfriendly,
   when all that seems worth living is lost and gone,
...

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Blitz | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, angst, lost love,

Once in a lifetime
by Ir0nic ZiNk
Wine overflows 
my cup.

Only for
One night, 

I am 
Being treated;

an annual
holiday gift... 

I am king.

I wear 
his crown.

I model 
his clothes. 

I love 
this day....

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once in a lifetime, love,