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Best Lickety Split Poems

Below are the all-time best Lickety Split poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of lickety split poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Lickety Split
L ittle voices, rising in volume and pitch
I mploring teacher, begs all available aids to help pop 
C oats, hats, muffs, mitts, sweaters, gloves, socks,...

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Categories: lickety split, 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Acrostic



Premium Member LICKETY SPLIT
Life is ebbing quickly, …just as the sun must fall.
If we listen close enough, our number will be called.
Can you hear a ticking clock, unwinding...

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Categories: lickety split, inspirational, journey, life,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Lickety Split
Lickety Split

Life is a vessel 
Inside my mind
Creeping along
Knowingly
Elan is over when the sails topple 
The wind ceases
Youth, and lulls old age

Such is the ascent...

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Categories: lickety split, allusion, beauty, journey, sea,
Form: Acrostic
Lickety Split in the Corridor
Lilacs
In the parks
Cruelly crushed
Killing the pink buds
Eliminating the poetry
Torturing hands rejoicing
Yellow yelling in the panick

Some poets say
Power flowering in
Lickety split in the corridor
In all the...

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Categories: lickety split, anxiety, pain,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Lickety-Split
Lickety-split, I sit up and look at the clickety clock,
      oh my gosh, why am I lollygagging in this cozy...

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Categories: lickety split, funny, humor, life,
Form: Narrative



Rhyme God
Enter the Everest that devastates 
as he never ever rests and demonstrates 
his quick wit picnic of traits that place 
with lickety split flicks on...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: lickety split, slam, smart, word play,
Form: Rhyme
Judge Not
As we stroll through life at a slow snail pace,
Or Lickety split... whichever the case,
Remember to look, sift through your life,
God didn't make junk, not...

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© Judy Konos  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: lickety split, parody,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Fireman Competition Dragon
Dragon went to the mailbox this morn, 
And he came excitedly flying back, yes, toward the house… 
So Now, you should… be doubly, doubly, doubly...

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Categories: lickety split, fantasy, funny, hilarious, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member A Bit of Lofty Chit Chat
Greetings from Canada dear readers !  Let me cajole you with a wee bit of fun
and ardent banter.  Well, obviously I am Canadian...

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Categories: lickety split, fun,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member That Spark of Hope
A little girl lost her home this year, for her, Christmas wouldn't be there.
Her family was angry from all the troubles, they simply couldn't repair.
Don’t...

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Categories: lickety split, christmas, conflict, confusion, depression,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Dragons Banana Bread
Banana Bread Yum!


Spring was in the air sooo thick that you could cut it with a knife!
As to the Laundromat I went with Dragon at...

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Categories: lickety split, crazy, fantasy, fun, funny,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Dragon Santa
There’s a little known fact about the North Pole.
Now Santa’s a Dragon, you really should know.
Now think about this and it will become clear.
Santa, like...

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Categories: lickety split, christmas, fantasy, fun, funny,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Dragon and Santa
Christmas roses are red, and violets are so very blue…
Dear Santa. We love our dear Dragon and hope you do, too.
Nightly, visions of colors dance...

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Categories: lickety split, adventure, christmas, fun, funny,
Form: Clerihew
Premium Member Sawing Firewood For My Dad, Again
Sawing Firewood For My Dad, Again

"Saw them logs boys, saw them logs
 heat for the kitchen, heat for the halls
Winter is going to be so...

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Categories: lickety split, childhood, family, farm, feelings,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Public Nuisance Number 1
Dragon made the papers for that very unfortunate Church event, toots sweet.
Then Dragon, suddenly, decided to finger-paint billboards, all over the town.
He’d discovered painting was...

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Categories: lickety split, change, community, conflict, fantasy,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Strange Bath Fella
I was enjoying myself in a bubble bath, as suddenly, a mouse dropped in.
Maybe I would of panicked, but she swam immediately, to the other...

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Categories: lickety split, adventure, fantasy, funny, giggle,
Form: Light Verse
An Advocate's Advice
My brother-in-law keeps egging me on 
"Get active in political races
If you wait too long, your chance will be gone
Politicos hire familiar faces”

Tim always thinks...

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Categories: lickety split, political,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Kite Flying Season
Spring had sprung and the weather was wild, the winds were everywhere.
Yep, it was time to fly kites, but with Dragon involved, a time to...

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Categories: lickety split, adventure, fantasy, fun, funny,
Form: Light Verse
Around the Truck With a Roar
Around the Truck With a Roar

By Elton Camp

Bob was driving home one day
But a big truck got into his way
“He’ll pull over or stop soon,”
Bob,...

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© Elton Camp  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: lickety split, angst, car,
Form: Rhyme
The Secret Service Has Plenty to Hide
The Keystone Kops Return

By Elton Camp

Wildly incompetent they may be
But only in silent films did we see

Their antics were humorous enough
In reality we can’t have...

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© Elton Camp  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: lickety split, humor,
Form: Rhyme
It's Two Days After Thursday
Enter the Everest that devastates,
he never ever rests and he demonstrates,
how the greatness activates traits
that forever feed hate,
into enemies with envious jealousy
and sad little nul...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: lickety split, hip hop, me, rap,
Form: Rhyme
Can I Kartel You
You think you're Godzilla 
but you're just a Gorilla,
that's what happens when you've got gonorrhea,
my skin colours vanilla
my skills are killa and real
you're run of...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: lickety split, hip hop, rap, slam,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member What you do not see is not necessarily not there
                        ...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: lickety split, health, philosophy, care, care,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Easter Service and Then Some
The local Zookeeper decided that he wanted Dragons’ cute penguins back.
So he offered to help make this Easter, for them, way more special, that’s right!
He...

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Categories: lickety split, adventure, fantasy, fun, funny,
Form: Light Verse
Six Men Dead - Part 1
© 2011 (by Jim Sularz)
(The true story of Frank Eaton – AKA “Pistol Pete”)

At the headwaters of the Red Woods Branch,
near a gentle slope on...

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© Jim Sularz  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: lickety split, history,
Form: Ballad