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Tanka Funny Poems | Tanka Poems About Funny

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Face to Face

Face to face at last

Perpetual gaze is held

No words are spoken

Hands reaching out with purpose

You grab the last cookie first 


Copyright © Sharon Ruebel | Year Posted 2011

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-Nose hair madness-

I think I saw one I move a little closer there’s another one nose hair can be disgusting Nikko should I pull them out?
*Nikko's body part of choice nose hair lol*

Copyright © Wilma Neels | Year Posted 2011

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Leave Me Alone!

You Dragged Me From My Warm Hole!

It's Too Early!

I Can't Predict The Weather!

Put Me Back And Go Away!

Copyright © Christopher Bunton | Year Posted 2012

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'Footsie Madness'

few mystic moments as your foot connect with mine a jolt of current expose itself, searing eyes as your feet makes love to mine
10/04/2011 *Inspired by Missy Nikko's comment* :-) lol

Copyright © Wilma Neels | Year Posted 2011

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Poor Foghorn

My big ol' rooster,
thought he was cock of the walk...
Until....Red, my hen 
ended it all today with 
a flogging and loud squawk!..

©Donna Jones


Copyright © Donna Jones | Year Posted 2013

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Love And Laughter

Your smile blends with mine
as our laughter cheers the clouds.
Our days sunny be
long as we look for the light-
leave the darkness far behind.

written September1st, 2014

Copyright © Deb Wilson | Year Posted 2014

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Heaven Help Me

Please move it on sir
you are holding up the line
Re-innn...carnate what?
Could you repeat that? Oh, yeah!
See that ‘Been-There-Done-That’ sign?

Copyright © Tim Ryerson | Year Posted 2014

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Strange Love

Why do I love you?
When I look into your face
Your teeth are too big,
That nose is extremely long.
Yet all I want in a dog.

Written by Brenda Meier-Hans 

Copyright © Brenda Meier-Hans | Year Posted 2014

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I Think, Therefore I Am and May Also -

try posting a blog
and commenting on that blog
many times over
thus my blog shall then become
a very HOT blog indeed...

* I have done this in the past...Not for myself but for other people. Okay! I admit it! I’ve done it for myself too! (PD knows)

Copyright © Tim Ryerson | Year Posted 2014

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Tanka You But No Tanka You

got writer's-block-blues
ain't got nothin to enter
it's YOUR fault PD
so here are my conditions:
un-block me and ouch that HURT

why do this to me?
why resort to violence?
(I bruise easily)
so here are my conditions:
drive me to the hospital...

Copyright © Tim Ryerson | Year Posted 2014

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doc hildebrandt said
“milk chocolate is healthful.”
i love chocolate
i love    CRAVE milk chocolate
so    i ate a ton of it

had chocolate dreams
t shirt said hershey pa
it’s all that i ate 
then it came over the news
“mad doctor loses license”

Copyright © daver austin | Year Posted 2012

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At The Doctor's Office - Five Seven Five - Tanka

~At The Doctor's Office~
(5-7-5- /- Tanka)

An elderly man
goes into doctor's office
for his physical

after a while the
doctor comes out,  then says
sorry Bill,  but we

discovered you have
a condition which only
allows you to live

another six weeks
"but doctor" Bill replied," I
really feel great

haven't felt better
in years,this just can't be true,
an'thing I can do?

Doctor,  just thought for
a moment and said to Bill
well, you might start by

going down the street
to that new "Health Spa" and take
a mud bath each day

Excitedly Bill
Asked," And will that cure me Doc?
"No" Replied the doc,
after a little while,   but,
will get you used to the dirt.


Dorian Petersen Potter
aka ladydp2000


Copyright © Dorian Petersen Potter | Year Posted 2015

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Batter Up

My first poem you see
about how sweet I can be.
See my pretty dress?
Man I want to make a mess.
How'll I do it, can you guess?

By Jimmy Anderson for "Baby Babbles" contest

Copyright © Jimmy Anderson | Year Posted 2011

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-Unibrow and Boogers madness-

unibrow spotted watching her attentively so captivated boogers so noticeable so nasty, should I tell her?
*Carolyn's unibrow and Nikko's boogers combined lol :)* Contest: My Funniest Poem On The Soup 10th place

Copyright © Wilma Neels | Year Posted 2011

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At the Track

         At the Track
At the starting line
Engines revving vroom, vroom, vroom
Burning rubber - GO
Flags are waving zoom, zoom, zoom
Better stop now for new tires

Copyright © Rochelle Harris | Year Posted 2015

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One Scene From One Movie

Wife yells out the door
"Don't forget the cannoli
'Alright, already!'
Another day on the job
(Gotta go murder some guy)

Richard Castellano (Clemenza) 'Leave the gun, take the cannoli' in
The Godfather Pt. I

Copyright © Tim Ryerson | Year Posted 2014

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My Boo

<                          halloween haunting's
                       black shoe polish foundation
                             ruby red lipstick
                       pillow stuffed under big dress
                        red white bandana for hair

                               spatula in hand 
                       eggbeater in dress pocket
                              pillowcase for loot
                       daddy's boots causing blisters 
                          aunt jemima memories 

Entry For
Paula Sweanson's
Halloween Of Tears Past

Tribute To Childhood Memories

Copyright © Katherine Stella | Year Posted 2010

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Sleepy Trees

the trees are yawning,
carelessly shedding their clothes
for sweet winter sleep
like spoiled children who know well
daddy will clean up their mess...

Copyright © Tim Ryerson | Year Posted 2012

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A Message

Honey, I miss you
Worry not my appetites
Sue at beck and call.
My needs are fast and few
Be well meted out by Sue

Copyright © Dr.Ram Mehta | Year Posted 2011

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Nice Breakfast (Tanka)

this breakfast is nice, 
bacon, eggs, toast on the side 
black coffee to taste 

not one drop going to waste 
yum, yum, me and my tum, tum!

Copyright © Joseph Spence Sr | Year Posted 2006

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Blame It On the Reindeer

Just last year I asked Santa to bring me three things: a good GPS device, dance music CD’s, and a sexy negligee. On Christmas I woke to find just one ornament hanging from my tree - an apology attached giving this explanation: Rudolph got sick, so I needed your GPS. Dancer and Prancer broke open your CD’s, and that Vixen stole your nightie!
Written by Andrea Dietrich for Linda-Marie's "SANTA'S SURPRISE" Poetry Contest

Copyright © Andrea Dietrich | Year Posted 2011

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'cRoOkEd ArRoW'

lack of oxygen floating hearts or jumbled thoughts
they labeled it love
combined it with red and white cupid and his curved arrow

Copyright © Wilma Neels | Year Posted 2012

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The flying wheel spins,
screams of kids terrify me...
I hope they are fine.

I hope they are fine,
with hair sticking out like wheat...
" Stop that flying wheel!" I scream.

Copyright © Andrew Crisci | Year Posted 2014

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icy tanka


Copyright © jan oskar hansen | Year Posted 2011

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It Was Nothing PERSONAL, PC

She whimpers and whirs
She banters and she b****es
Tired of my abuse
She’s exacting her revenge
This may be my last message…

Look! She just censored my second line! 
This is total b*****s, PC!! What the h...

Copyright © Tim Ryerson | Year Posted 2013

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“Big Jack’s Chevrolet!”
That’s Big Jack talking his cars
He is pathetic!
Jack has a hyena voice
Uses hands to make a point

It’s one of two things –
He’s too tight to pay a pro
(thinks he’s just as good)
Or    he loves to see himself
Big Jack    on TELEVISION!


Copyright © daver austin | Year Posted 2011

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Valentine O' Mine

Those entrancing eyes

   Gaze longingly into mine

      What is her desire

         Softly purring in my ear

            (Inscrutable cat o' mine!)

Robert L. Hinshaw, CMSgt, USAF, Retired
© All Rights Reserved

Placed No. 2 in PD's "Left Over Valentine Poem" Contest - February 2012

Copyright © Robert L. Hinshaw | Year Posted 2012

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I will not share my choco

You may take photo,
hey you cameraman there,
but I will not share
choco of my hand with you!
should I give another pose?

© kashinath karmakar

Placement:10th (April 2011)

by:kashinath karmakar (10th April 2011)

Contest:Baby Babbles (photo based)

Sponsor:Linda-Marie The Sweetheart

Copyright © kash poet | Year Posted 2011

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Debbie Guzzi

Happy birthday Deb
on this the finest of days
a message I bring...
of those who have more birthdays
the longer it is found; live!

© Harry J Horsman 2012    

Copyright © harry horsman | Year Posted 2012

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Your sweet defender

Fruity and chocolate
Cakes and other temptations,
Worry not my dear,
I'll vanquish them all bravely
Before they reach your sweet tooth

Copyright © Davor Miljkovic | Year Posted 2016