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Best Hit The Road Poems

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


Premium Member LIVING IN MY CAR
It wasn't planned or by design,
But, somehow it worked out just fine.
My bank account was fairly high.
I lost my job and said goodbye
To all the...

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Categories: hit the road, freedom, growth, imagery, journey, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme



Yeah Right
I loved you 
I hate you
 
The picture and Sees candy I gave you for Christmas
Me there you smiled and accepted with gratitude
Me not around,...

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© Lynn Dolly  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hit the road, father, lost love, me, girl, me,
Form: Free verse
Flo
Gotta problem and nowhere to go.
Take a trip across the tracks and see old 
Flo.

She's not pretty and the only thing small 
about her is...

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Categories: hit the road, funny, people
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Why Do I Lose You

              
This is a parody of the Edna St. Vincent Millay
sonnet "Well,...

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Categories: hit the road, lost,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member SANTA MAY BE LATE


'Twas the night before Christmas
I had myself a beer
Brushed off my apron
It was time for cheer
After all it’s Christmas eve
Hear! Hear!
It’s so exciting
A lovely atmosphere
Light...

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Categories: hit the road, christmas, fantasy, stress, time, wife, work,
Form: Monorhyme



Premium Member WINTER CALM


December rolled in on tiptoe
Took us all by surprise
Hardly had a chance to notice
How pretty outdoors had become
Covered by a blanket of snow
Seeming so calm...

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Categories: hit the road, angst, peace, perspective, stress, uplifting, winter,
Form: Free verse
I Repeat, I'm Not Interested
Why are you coming around again?
Unlike Bo Derek, you are no ten.
Your head’s full of air.
For you, I don’t care.
Go and try your luck with...

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Categories: hit the road, slam, social,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Yodelin' Cowboy
Hank was a hard workin' cowpoke who really earned his meager pay.
He rode his ass Old Red from early dawn 'til at night he hit...

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Categories: hit the road, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
How to Read your Pal's mind
Getting confused between the two
Wondering what they think about you
Who thinks you are trustworthy friend 
And who thinks that you will bring his friendship to...

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Categories: hit the road, children, kids, friendship, funny, humor, joy,
Form: Rhyme
LITTLE BROTHER


 


I used to smile

every time you came back home

I never knew

that to you

I was just being clueless

I thought I was your little brother

but I...

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© Phatt Matt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hit the road, confusion, deep, hurt, memory, sad, sorrow,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member My Dog
 
My dog is not a manly dog,
she’s my dog just the same
A manly dog rides in a truck
and retrieves the hunted game

My dog, she...

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Categories: hit the road, animal, dog, pets,
Form: Rhyme
Jam Jar
You're the jam in my jar 
And you fill my sugar bowl 
Candy kisses from afar 
And the sweetness in your soul 

You're the apple...

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Categories: hit the road, humorous, love, sweet,
Form: Ode
DESTROYER vs JAMES - 3
DESTROYER vs' GARETH # 3

You hit me a bit on the 3rd round
I'm not easy to knock on the ground
Literarily I'm still on my feet
In...

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Categories: hit the road, poetry, slam,
Form: Limerick
Today is Our Day
Today we have nothing better to do
So let’s hit the road, Babe, going nowhere,
Let’s take a dirt road, just me and you,
We can put the...

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Categories: hit the road, adventure, husband, love, passion, wife,
Form: Dizain
Fair weather parents
“It’s all in a day’s work
 Tryin’ hard to defend
 The time that I spend alone.”
     ~ Chaka Khan, “What ‘Cha...

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Categories: hit the road, betrayal, childhood, family, home, longing, parents,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Why Did I
A few days past, at a stop sign
Eager to hit the road,
Waiting at the back of the line
And obligated to return by nine.
To my hypocrisy,...

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Categories: hit the road, car, care, confusion, introspection,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Horny Toad
Said his lover to the horny toad:

"Buster, you can hit the road!

A 'horny' Romeo you ain't,

And here's the basis of my complaint!

I don't know why...

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Categories: hit the road, humorous,
Form: Couplet
This is the Wild West
All dusty and dirty with the sand on the teeth,
All day in the saddle and I'm always in the business,
Colt me - as a father,...

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© Nick Dylan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hit the road, cowboy-western,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Early Riser
             Dear early riser, wave goodbye 
      ...

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Categories: hit the road, adventure, inspirational, morning, song,
Form: Carpe Diem
Premium Member Storms
At three a.m. the annoying telephone rings
“Hurricane Kate will soon be making landfall;
Drive to Panama City, start collecting your things” 
Microphones and tape recorders, I...

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Categories: hit the road, hero, storm,
Form: Rhyme
It's time for a vacay:
I have my suitcase and bag filled with cute clothes and a camera.
I have a car full of my closest friends and a full tank...

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Categories: hit the road, lovedance, people, dance, people, time, ,
Form: Terza Rima
Under Pressure
Here stands a man who's just about to blow a gasket,
he has far too much washing in his basket,
he never asked for such a load,
and...

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Categories: hit the road, business, people, social, work,
Form: Rhyme
THE JOURNEY
With your two feet, you’re sure to go
Anywhere from, anywhere to
Though time would pass more than you do
You’re sure that home would welcome you
Steadily sped,...

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Categories: hit the road, journey, travel,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Indian Giver's Quick Fix
When the heart I gave wholly to you
was stomped on and then ripped in two,
I took it right back.
So hit the road, Jack!
I'll be good...

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Categories: hit the road, funny
Form: Limerick
Steeped in Stars
White moon-

I set my boats free in your bay.
I wound them up and they all sailed away.
From here to the Milky Way.

I don't know all...

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Categories: hit the road, analogy, boat, earth, fantasy, space, star,
Form: Rhyme