Is The Hat? – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

At dVerse Mish is hosting Poetics with an invitation to write about hats.

dVerse Poets – Poetics – Leave Your Hat On

Photo: Marlene Dietrich – found on

“Life is like a new hat. You don’t know if it suits you if you keep trying it on in front of your own mirror.” Shirley McLaine

Is The Hat?

The hat sits lightly
its signature by the tilt
perhaps hats are true

Copyright 2022 ©Paul Vincent Cannon
All Rights Reserved ®


Filed under Haiku, life, mindfulness, philosophy, poem, quote

20 responses to “Is The Hat? – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

  1. She certainly was one of a kind

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  2. To quote from “Charlie’s Aunt,” where DID you get that hat?

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  3. “perhaps hats are true” ….love that pondering

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  4. blindzanygirl

    I love hats

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  5. sanaarizvi

    I love the pondering in this one, Paul! Stunning work done 💝💝

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