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Best Knock On Wood Poems

Below are the all-time best Knock On Wood poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of knock on wood poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Half Baked Sinner
(my lyrics for a country song, but with no music yet.)

Well, my momma -bless her soul - she brought me up good.
She taught me all...

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Categories: knock on wood, song-lyricme, me,
Form: Lyric



Premium Member I Would Be---WOOD

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Categories: knock on wood, image, writing,
Form: Personification
Premium Member October 25,2003
Maddie is born and Moki is OK
and the future for this very moment
looks bright. We begin a brand new day
with fresh new hopes and much...

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Categories: knock on wood, familydream, dream, future,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A Most Exasperating Day
I woke up this morning,
and then without warning,
I rolled off the bed,
soundly bumping my head.
That was just the beginning of what I call,
my most exasperating...

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Categories: knock on wood, angst, conflict,
Form: List
Graduation Day
Graduation day, Graduation day
today that is all I hear
but I will not be graduating,
and its this I fear
I'm a simple failure
and this is simply clear
at...

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Categories: knock on wood, allegory,
Form: Free verse



COFFEE AND SHERRY
Coffee, it is evident, is not Sherry's cup of tea;
She likes spirits like sherry and brandy
and knows the ropes of winemaking to a tee;
An oenologist...

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Categories: knock on wood, cute love, love, relationship, romance, woman,
Form: Verse
superstition
Knock on wood
fingers crossed
don't step on cracks
don't walk under ladders
what kind of messed-up
window cleaner have I got ?.


Elizabeth  alexander     ...

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Categories: knock on wood, funny, hilarious, humor,
Form: Free verse
Lessons Learnt in Life
"Lessons Learnt in Life"
5.  Never trust anyone

She
Saw me
Asked for fee
Oh no, baby
I get it for free
But lust gives new degrees
Oh yes, she was so...

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Categories: knock on wood, anger, betrayal, corruption, funny, hate, horror,
Form: Etheree
Bad News Travels Fast
Bad news likes to travel fast,
Much quicker than the good
And you can’t stop it even if
You pause to knock on wood.

It’s like a snowball, growing...

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Categories: knock on wood, health,
Form: Rhyme
Superstitions for the Feeble-Minded
Don’t say that, you better knock on wood
It’s bad to spread misfortune aloud, in front of others
Don’t you know any better? Karma and jinxing are...

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Categories: knock on wood, funny, parody, people, words, me, mother,
Form: Quatrain
The Fortune Teller

The Fortune Teller
By Rick Rucker

I sat there as my fortune was read,
Wondering if I would soon be dead,

As she turned over each new card,
The waiting...

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Categories: knock on wood, love
Form: Couplet
Be grateful
They say you don't know what 
you have until you lose it
Try to figure out what you have 
and use it 
For the betterment of...

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Categories: knock on wood, caregiving, inspirational, uplifting, life,
Form: Didactic
No Bell Chain Letter
a piece of wood inside this box
a bell to ring inside this box
a string to tie and untie inside this box
a list of instructions to...

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Categories: knock on wood, history
Form: Free verse
First Day of Spring
Today is spring and here’s the thing – 
It seems to play the part.
The weather’s slightly warmer
And it’s sunny – that’s a start.

Some buds have...

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Categories: knock on wood, spring,
Form: Rhyme
Doomed to Failure
If you jinx me knock on wood
Black cats stay out of my neighborhood
I dont trust owls even if it isn't white
If your bad luck get...

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Categories: knock on wood,
Form: Free verse
The Uncertian future pt 1
  I would rather be a hammer than a nail. "Yes i would, if I could, out
in the open ocean," would I sail.
If I...

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Categories: knock on wood, courage, passion, metaphor,
Form: Epic
Attention! Attention!( A "Handout")
       Attention!  Attention!  Read all about it, and don't you dare doubt it.  You know me....

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Categories: knock on wood, dedication, devotion, passion, visionarylife,
Form: Free verse
Be thankful im free...
Give me a lover with a chest covered in hair
and who would be absolutely kinky if i were to dare
with good muscular legs and a...

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Categories: knock on wood, funnyme, sexy,
Form: I do not know?
Existentially Deconstructing the 'Knock-Knock Joke' into Its Perfect Literary Form
"Knock-Knock!" - Who's there?

"Knock on would!" - Knock on wood who?

"Who the hell would ever knock on wood?!"
"What are ya some kinda unbelievable idgit?!"
"May I...

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Categories: knock on wood, angst, funny, hilarious, humor, humorous, political,
Form: Free verse
Hope
great expectations
pinned upon a knock on wood ~
Grim pens a new tale
 

...

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Categories: knock on wood, adventure, fantasy, imagination, on writing and
Form: Senryu
Poor Little Sweety
Blow out your candles
knock on wood
here's your lucky socks
for Santa be good

Is your tooth under a pillow?
my horoscope looks great!
Bigfoot's been in our garden again
ask...

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© Solo IQ  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: knock on wood, angst, religion,
Form: Rhyme
Reminiscent of Youth
Back to the window, I sit and glare.
    When we were young, easier to please.  
I'm just sitting in my rocking...

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Categories: knock on wood, history, life, nostalgia,
Form: I do not know?
I Write From My Heart
It may float around in my head for a few days or so
Before I let the ink flow on what I want to say
When it...

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© Danny Nunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: knock on wood, on writing and wordswrite, write,
Form: I do not know?
Superstition
Should superstition be a religion
believing in luck either way,
don’t walk under ladders, beware of black cats
and knock on wood everyday.

Nobody tells you the rules
yet millions...

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Categories: knock on wood, life, society,
Form: Rhyme
Abstract cursed items (slider rules)
rules to play by
ring the bell then knock on wood
one good turn deserves another

take one thing replace it with another
stalking a box
circled with chaos
we only...

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Categories: knock on wood, history
Form: Free verse