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Best Hit The Deck Poems

Below are the all-time best Hit The Deck poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of hit the deck poems written by PoetrySoup members


The Poet Destroyer vs. The Acrostic Italian: Round Eight
Putting my kisses all around your neck,
Obligates you to do the same to me.
Electrify my soul and I will be
The one whose knees will quickly...

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Categories: hit the deck, love



Premium Member Homonym Carnival Rules
The aide will aid you right away
Names of guests are guessed today
Wines not allowed, don't whine aloud
Drop your watch and watch the crowd

Don't nod your...

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© PAT Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hit the deck, fantasy, silly, word play,

Residue

Residue 

Wrapped in cellophane and ribbon 
mocking burned down evergreens
Screaming at the shadowed walls
as nightmares spurn your toxic dreams

Lurking near the bottles filled with 
endless...

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Categories: hit the deck, horror, imagination, money, music,

Rest-In-Pieces
Rest In Pieces


The bats in the steeple were feeding on people
By sucking the blood splattered wood
That came from the coffin a vampire dropped off in
When...

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Categories: hit the deck, halloween, horror, humorous,

Premium Member Mastering My Life
The day was short and I was tall,
oops, got that backwards after my fall,
for I was mixed up and worried,  befuddled I say
on this...

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Categories: hit the deck, addiction, adventure, age, career,

A Mix-Up on Payday
A Mix-Up on Payday

By Elton Camp

Get acquainted with Senator Rich
To control spending he does itch

Changing Social Security is his way
“It’s far too expensive,” he does...

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© Elton Camp  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hit the deck, retirement, social,

The Deal
Running in the dark I tripped and fell
Copper in the air, all I could smell
Fear and terror touched my head
Hope I wasn't just left for...

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Categories: hit the deck, anxiety, fear, horror, scary,

Vertical Sea
            Vertical Sea

Arise horizons tell us what you see
Vertical rain comes on high wave...

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Categories: hit the deck, adventure, conflict, missing, nature,

Thar she blows
Tinkerbell , Tinkerbell
My grandmother would shout 
Oh dear , Bloody hell
She's let the damn thing out.
I knew that it was coming
There was no more to...

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Categories: hit the deck, funny,

Canadian Mountie in Glasgow
A man from the Canadian Mounties 
Joined the Strathclyde police,
Seconded to tame the gangs
Of the inner Glasgow streets.

But on one sunny day
In Southern Lanarkshire,
A horse escaped...

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© Peter Hall  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hit the deck, funny, humorous, horse,

Premium Member The Soldier Guard at the Tomb
I was silently watching the two Mary’s sigh and cry, 
When the earthquake hit and I just wanted to cover, 
The ground nearly parted and...

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Categories: hit the deck, easter, faith, happiness, jesus,

Warm Waters
See those waves comin' fast?
Babe, they ain’t gonna last
Don’t you wanna take a dip?
Don’t worry, prepare for the trip
It may be cold but not for...

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Categories: hit the deck, girlfriend-boyfriend, life, love, music,

Mind Games
Id and ego are in retreat
have not been able to defeat

The bliss seen in the morning sun
A smile seen by everyone

A life without someone here...

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© Tom Larrow  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hit the deck, faith, faith,

MoonBee's Sci Fi - Bar Jokes and Riddles
" Sci-Fi Bar Jokes & Riddles ... "

( 1 Tim. 1: 11)

(1.)
"Star Wars Bar ..."

A Jedi Knight and a Wookie, walk into a bar ...
The...

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Categories: hit the deck, humor, planet,

Epitaph to fallen heroes
As we rallied to the Falklands cry,
And prepared ourselves to fight and die,
Some willing, some pressed, some volunteers,
All with deep down hidden fears.
Gangways gone, Hawser...

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Categories: hit the deck, warwar, pain, may, me,

The Wailing Wall - June 2013
A morning of bullets at the Kotel
10 to be exact.
The wall is high and white
I felt the urge to reach the top
and peek over to...

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Categories: hit the deck, world,

Premium Member Snake in the Grrr ass
A man from Bancock
Got a exscruisiating nasty shock
For he was sat on the throne
But he was not alone 
A very large snake
came up from the...

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© Peter Dome  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hit the deck, animal, funny, horror, humorous,

Fate
Unpredictably, unbelievably amazingly so 
life throws up another avenue to follow 
just when my feelings where all in check 
you come along and they hit...

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Categories: hit the deck,

Premium Member The Tale of My Birth
Hot as hell, emotions fire the flames, 
Nervous about meeting doctors, nurses, 
Curtain separates them from congregation,
The veil is not torn in two, but steamy...

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Categories: hit the deck, baby, birth, emotions, health,

watching tornado warnings in oklahoma

  will it pass this way again?

 nobody knows because the community 
library
 has to many paperbacks and the clouds 
to many sins.

 will...

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Categories: hit the deck, absence,

ALTER EGO: (There's Something About Nora)
She wouldn't want to bore ya,
but there's something about Nora.

Things physical, not audi
fly away from her body,

Fail to nail the counter, 
hit the deck all...

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© Nola Perez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hit the deck, funny

slumber
Walking down the dock on a sunny sunny day,
The ground begins to tremble,
The boards begin to shake.
Side to side the waters start to sway.
The houses...

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Categories: hit the deck, adventure, angst, faith, fantasy,

Hard Green Tomatoes
Two boys gathered hard green tomatoes
from their neighbors garden
This would be ammunition against 
unsuspecting cars 
We hid behind a stone wall
A brand new 1973 MG...

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Categories: hit the deck, childhood, father, son, father,

Premium Member Night Games
It’s the bottom of the ninth and my turn to bat.
I turn to the crowd and tip them my hat.
The bases are loaded; three to...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hit the deck, imaginationhome, day, home,

A Titanic Episode
So the ship will sail
For those who have the price to pay
And I have a tale
To leave here if I pass away
This journal will speak
To...

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Categories: hit the deck, adventure, imagination, love, day,