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Best At The Drop Of A Hat Poems

Below are the all-time best At The Drop Of A Hat poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of at the drop of a hat poems written by PoetrySoup members


Crack House of the 13 Gables
I wrote a great book, part memoir, part novel
Shopped it around, I ain’t too proud to grovel
Got kicked upstairs to a big publishing head
He invited...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, angst, humor, humorous, self,



Premium Member The Taste of a Wish
Tonight I felt the deep inner desire to conform, to feel at right with the crowd for fear of being scorned. But don't be fooled...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, confusion, imagination, introspection, world,

Collaboration Can Be Fun join in here
I'm a firm believer
In limerick fever
(This isn't news)
"It'll cure the blues!"
Says Jan (who is no deceiver)

Written by Jan Allison:

Writing limericks is a fine art
Yes I...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, appreciation, fun, nonsense,

Premium Member 2013
2013


I don’t remember any one moment or act that brought myself
and my friends to this moment….maybe it was the night we had
dinner at  Aunt...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, imaginationwater, water, , cute,

Readycat

When you look at me, you immediately form an opinion.
Your inconsiderate opinion is more often a wrong one.       ...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, cat, pets,

Wicked witch of time
Once upon a time
Present became past
Engaging in your rhyme
You forgot, it wouldn’t last

You abruptly awoke
From an afternoon slumber
Equivalent abode
Different postal number

You couldn’t hear the sizzle
Of...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, age, time,

3 peas in a pod
   We were a trio, three peas in a pod
These days our encounters seem a bit odd
   Trying times came and...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, change, conflict, feelings, friendship,

Premium Member Us Vs Them
Laying down kindergarten knowledge for all too see
Fish they have fins, and birds they have wings
Standing against the crowd, boasting banners of equality
Daring to discern...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, bible, christian, love, today,

Premium Member A Filthy Rich Baboon


At the drop of a hat, your life could change

If you win the big jackpot of ten million

You'd have all the things you've ever wished...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, happiness, money, perspective,

Premium Member Rat-A-Tat-Tat
The typewriters tap,
with a rat-a-tat-tat,
like a fourth estate rap
to provide us the pap
(that serves as a snack with a rat-a-tat-tat)
in a newspaper scrap
crammed with meaningless...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, society, violence, war,

My Grandfathers Dying Wish
See problems they no worry Timothy
He was raised by his Great Grandmother
One day she taught him
Miho you can make life beautiful or ugly
Work hard, find...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, faith, family, father, funeral,

Premium Member Sometimes Things Just Happen
The accident happened...
there's no going back.

Your life it all changed...
at the drop of a hat.

If I'd only chose different...
you frequently say.
Do you think it would...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, change, emotions, forgiveness,

Premium Member Minstral
Mainly a friend that loves and amuses
I often would be lost without you
Never a moan parts your lips
Steadfastly you guard our home
Tenderly you wash and...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, dog, friend, love,

Once a Month
She’s doing my head in; I'm at my wits end
I reckon she’s losing the plot
Her tempers are fierce and her moods have no trend
And I’m...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, humorous, stress,

Premium Member Love: Donations Welcomed
"How many people are praying for love?"

There are countless people in this world who have no one that loves them ... NO ONE!

Why is that...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, giving, loneliness, lonely, love,

Premium Member Strange Priorities
"How many people are praying for love?" ("Don't Save It All For Christmas Day" by Avalon)

There are countless people in this world who have no...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, christmas, love,

The Time I've Got
THE TIME I’VE GOT							6/14/01





I’VE GOT TIME, FOR THE GOOD THINGS IN LIFE,
I’VE MADE TIME TO BECOME YOUR WIFE.

I GOT TIME TO HOLD YOUR HAND,
I’VE MADE...

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© Ida Igess  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: at the drop of a hat, caregivingtime, life, time,

Time Will Tell
7/28/17


My soul I will never sell
Even if I got to go through hell
Time will tell
If I'll excel
And propel
Doing poorly or swell
Wherever I dwell
Crooked or parallel...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, dark, how i feel,

In The Lest Of Composure
There's a time that comes every now and then,
When one must sit and shut tight both eyes,
To hold back a deluge of welling tears,
To maintain...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, lost lovemay,

A Butterflies Lifespan
My times shorter than a Butterflies Lifespan
I sold them quarters at a time and I tried them
Chased them down with Vitamens
Never bowed down to an...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, tribute,

I saw a skeleton in my closet
                        ...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, fun, nonsense,

Premium Member Fancy-Free
My fancy isn’t costly
though sometimes it can be.
I fancy this; fancy that,
or at the drop of a hat,
I’ll fancy things TOO fancy.

Since I’ve not got...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, freedom,

* Destinies Child ~
Remembering when I was but a small child ~

These recurring nightmares that I would often have

The boogeyman, always trying to get to myself....

He would be...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, faith, life, lovechild,

Premium Member Dawn In Nebraska
The girls in Nebraska can be quite different, 
It gradually Dawns on you that this is true	, 
Like catching greased pigs at their county fairs,...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, friendship, humor, relationship,

BiPolar Med Bets
Seroquel made me sleep and gain weight,
 Abilify constantly made me pace,
 But Paxil made me lose my cool,
 Plus talk too much like a...

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Categories: at the drop of a hat, angst, anxiety, conflict, dark,