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One Foot In The Grave Poems | Examples of One Foot In The Grave Poetry

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List of One Foot In The Grave Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Life On The Rocks M.P. Shaudd Lyric one foot in the grave, abuse, addiction, angst, anxiety,
Best Laid Plans Keith Peterson Narrative one foot in the grave, adventure, car, child, family,
Premium Member Poem time-space heaven sand blown Free verse one foot in the grave, absence, adventure, allusion, analogy,
Co-dependent Confinement Rebecca Campbell I do not know? one foot in the grave, dark, death,
HAZZARD ON THE STREET barbara barry-nishanian Rhyme one foot in the grave, humorous, old, people, sad,
Silent Warning Mario Vitale Ballade one foot in the grave, art,
Life Through The Eyes Of An Addict Mario Vitale Free verse one foot in the grave, anxiety, art, autumn,
Premium Member Poem Below The Frost Line Tim Smith Imagism one foot in the grave, dark, death,
Grant Me The Serenity Mario Vitale Free verse one foot in the grave, africa, america, animal, anxiety,
Premium Member Poem Rainbow Nation Kai Michael Neumann Free verse one foot in the grave, addiction,

The Way
by Lee Rogers
The Way

Forever night is soon to come as shadows bend and fall upon the final pages of my life that time has so betrayed

So much...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, death, , Lullaby,

Reflections in a Glass Room
by Lillith Fox
"Gleaming diamonds in sediment seams,
The trickling washes slithering into streams,
Notching clouds serrating luminescent beams,
Hazy mirage of mosaic jigsaw dreams,
The interlocking notches of ones jeans,
Assorted tiles...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, adventure, allusion, beauty, blessing,

Triggered Mania
by nick alexander
  A triggered intention to delay the sobriety. This has become her daily intention. Suicidal note helps her cope. Manic depression and a drug...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, abuse, age, angst, conflict,

A Born Grievance
by nick alexander
A grievance is born the year after an abandonment of all he knew and loved. The deep secrets from within tore through him like a...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, abuse, america, bereavement, best

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Let me show you
by Brian Johnston
Let me show you your own death, 
Night can fall in many ways, 
Every time a friend betrays, 
Love has one foot in the grave,...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, betrayal, love,

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Straddle Legged
by Sara Kendrick
There once was an old man from Thomaston
Who said at the young age of ninety-one
Look at that old man try to walk
Walking straddle legged he...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, funny,

WORLD CONTRACTIONS
by michael hernandez
THESE WORLD CONTRACTIONS ARE CAUSING CATACLYSM ACTIONS.THESE WORLD CONTRACTIONS ARE
CAUSING THESE CATASTROPHIC REACTIONS.THESE WORLD CONTRACTIONS ARE CAUSING CATACLYSM
ACTIONS.THESE WORLD CONTRACTIONS ARE CAUSING THESE CATASTROPHIC REACTIONS.EARTHQUAKES
HURRICANES...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, lifeworld, life,

~ (~) ~ Sands ~ (~) ~
by James Long
"Palpable; so as we come so we go, for-mercy, for this only would I ask, many days of mercy 
Lord mercy... ."

God harbors all of...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, inspirational

Dance with me
by mary campbell
From the moment I saw you,
I knew it was love.
Your embrass only proved me right.
No one in the world,
Could compare with your grace,
I am yours...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, dedication, depression, devotion, friendship,

I don't believe it!
by randy johnson
Richard Wilson hates it when people tell him his catch phrase.
I told it to him and you'd better believe that I've seen better days.
His catch...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, funny

Empty Words
by Barbara Washington
Consuming your words
trim the fat from my waistline
like anorexics

The empty calories
in your words turned my face to shame
like bulimics

Your words like junk food
made  me...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, depression, health, life, sadwords,

Descend into Despair
by Harrison Fairchild
Darkness covers all of me
The blackness is so deep, i cannot see
Shadowy forms float in front of me and my back
It feels as though i've...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, depression, saddark, dark,

The Year of Death
by Alyssa Finley
September sharpens a knife
and hands it to December
the year has one foot in the grave
as we marvel at leaves of ember

October strips trees to nude...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, death, nature, seasons,

Junk Drawers
by Sue Mason
Drawers of a life
riding many moves
through 23,725 yesterdays,
less time to leap
into gregorians' count.

Drawers of photo albums
or loose snaps of
faces peering out
from desert and ocean dune
lying...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, introspection, life, time,

(way of the world) my train of thought at 21
by michael white
visualizing moments from my past
i had friends that were too fast
and now they're pushing up grass

some pulled triggers to prove they were'nt punks
got sent to...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: one foot in the grave, black african american, philosophy,