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Best Turn On A Dime Poems

Below are the all-time best Turn On A Dime poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of turn on a dime poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member A Jan Allison Inspired Poem


Thanks to Jan for inspiring this one

She's quickly traveled to the top

With her witty and charming repartee

Her poetry rolls out nonstop

She recently said she was...

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Categories: turn on a dime, happiness, life,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member Digital Creationism
Digital Creationism
(Man 0, God 1)         

Part 1: Binary God
For men it seems God is a binary function
And...

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Categories: turn on a dime, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Ol' Blue
One eye was brown, the other blue,
Australian Shepard his breed-
a workin' dog with one heck of a nip
to the heels a cattle an' steed.

Just a...

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Categories: turn on a dime, cowboy-western, loss, pets, dog, blue, blue,
Form: Cowboy
Love Condition
There is a bad love condition
That we all know as suspicion
It tears couples all apart
Because of no love in their heart
Their loving eyes start to...

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Categories: turn on a dime, jealousy, love, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Know Your Mother, Know Your Earth
The waves they rock
This ship so fierce
'Twas silent night
Now screams do pierce.

The waves they roll
And curl and crash
We watch with fear
On rocks waves smash.

The morrow...

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Categories: turn on a dime, adventure, happiness, imagination, inspirational, life, sea,
Form: Verse



God Gives Us Wisdom In Small Doses
God Gives Us 
Wisdom In Small Doses

Sad is the People of the lost hope
LIFE is often a long drive nowhere
Golden is the song joy brings
Deep...

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Categories: turn on a dime, bible, care, christian,
Form: Verse
the way life should be
who am i
who should i be
a fun lovin pirate
who rules the sea,
a gardener 
who plants baby trees
maybe a teacher
who nurtures the mind
or a race car...

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Categories: turn on a dime, childhood
Form: Rhyme
Block By Block
Have you ever felt
so closed off
It’s as if you’ve been building a wall
between yourself, and the rest of the world
You can huff & puff
all day...

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© jay o'neal  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: turn on a dime, confusion, depression, introspection, life, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Real Choices
If what God gives to us should be taken away,
Does it mean we've committed a crime?
Does it mean God's unfeeling, did we play a role
Should...

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Categories: turn on a dime, life, lonely, love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Wisdom In Small Doses
Wisdom In Small Doses




Pale is the color of lost hope
  life is often a short rope
Golden is the song joy gives
  deep is...

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Categories: turn on a dime, life, memory, moving on, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme
In Dreams
In dreams,
Where "reality" can
turn on a dime...
And you can "almost" 
control the action...
The dust-devil of dreams
carries us aloft
to times and places
of our minds choosing...
And there...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: turn on a dime, fantasy, imagination, mystery, visionary, universe,
Form: Free verse
CARPE DIEM
Carpe diem.

Life can turn on a dime.
One moment you may be engrossed in a book and the next,
it's as though time...Time slips away,  taking with...

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© Manon peel  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: turn on a dime, bereavement, conflict, emotions, life, truth, writing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Choices
Corner stone
Something to be set
Is it the provenience?
Once set can we journey
From the path
Or is it our only mission in this life
Does God allow us...

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Categories: turn on a dime, confusion,
Form: Free verse
momentum
playing' for change
turn on a dime

inna New York minute
the blinked eye

Fates heaven sent
this turn of events

gain the momentum
angels sent 'em

tide is turning
elation or angst

dare we...

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© Goode Guy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: turn on a dime, imagination, life,
Form: Couplet
Closer
We’re one step closer
Watching the lights
Talking to the sky
Closer to the edge
We’ll never have our closure
Falling from these heights
With dark birds flying by
As we made...

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Categories: turn on a dime, girl, girlfriend, lost love, love, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member IT'S SUMMER TIME
It's Summer time and I'm feelin' fine,
As the breeze ruffles my hair.
The sun beams down, turns my skin dark brown,
And I smile, I haven't a...

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© Judy Ball  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: turn on a dime, seasons, summer,
Form: Quatrain
In the name of progress
Oh, the sins we commit in the name of progress,
Oh, the lives we ruin in the name of progress,
Oh, the backward steps we take in...

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Categories: turn on a dime, allusion, analogy, cancer, car, conflict, earth
Form: Didactic
You Dance
You Dance

So graceful, 
The way you move,
Dance my dear,
Dance with no fear.

You jump so high,
Then float,
As if a feather.
You move with the music,
In perfect time,
Uninhibited,...

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Categories: turn on a dime, girlfriend-boyfriend, happiness, imagination, love, passion, sad,
Form: I do not know?
She Could Have Loved Me Anyway
Young Bobby Lee, loved Patty McGee;
They were married in the spring of eighty-three;
Auburn locks and pretty as you please;
Patty was a looker, complete with sharp...

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Categories: turn on a dime, anger, emotions, hate, heartbreak, love,
Form: Narrative