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Absurdities Poems | Examples of Absurdities Poetry

Absurdities Poems. Below are examples of poems about absurdities. This list of poetry about absurdities is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of absurdities poetry. This list of works about absurdities is a great resource for examples of absurdities poems and show how to write poems about absurdities. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Absurdities Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
The Small Hours Lawrence Sharp Free verse absurdities, morning,
Premium Member Poem A Sense of Humor Edward Ibeh Tetractys absurdities, humor, life, self, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem Pirates Without Ships Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse absurdities, addiction, anti bullying, courage,
Premium Member Poem About Cat Burglaries PAT Adams Rhyme absurdities, cat, confusion, humor, proposal,
Premium Member Poem Dawning of a Child's Mind Word Hobo Rhyme absurdities, children, miracle,
Premium Member Poem PHOTOGRAPHY MERAKI Line Gauthier Rhyme absurdities, beauty, creation, fantasy, imagery,
Premium Member Poem Trump Polygamous James Horn Limerick absurdities, allegory, analogy,
In Old California 12 Alfred Berggren Free verse absurdities,
END-TIME Adeyemi Joshua Sonnet absurdities, allusion,
New Words To Old Nursery Rhymes 3 Alfred Berggren Rhyme absurdities, humor,

Books A Resource V
by Sanket Jain
Books are resource for them who deplore
Idiocy, silliness, folly. Where absurdities encore
There books no place get and can’t decor
Them into ideal from idle I am...

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Monorhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, books,

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Clanging Echoes
by millard lowe

When I’ve gone
to the place
where my fathers’
have gone before me 
and the last tribute
has been paid to my memory,
may my singing words
crack the silence with...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, allegory, analogy, death, hope,

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Tattooed Pedigree
by Maureen McGreavy
"You do these things to shock me"
One of many absurdities
That mouth has hurled at me
While mine its lip is bit
Bred to holdfast like a pitbull....

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, mother,

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A Theatre of the Absurd
by Andrea Dietrich
Theatre of the Absurd

Like an actor in a theatre of the absurd,
there stepped onto the stage a horrid clown,
an ego-maniac who makes his own staff...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, horror,

Theatre of the absurd - fusion
by Mark Martin
Godot has arrived
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern
Alive and well thanks!

...said the haiku poster
Crudely pasted to the fence
Who was too busy selling stolen goods
To notice he was a...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, funny, humor, humorous, nonsense,

SignPosts
by Joseph Jeremiah Naye
The streak of grey hairs,
  a tell tale sign,
A reminder of many
  seasons,
Come and gone.
A signpost of phases and
  changes.

The voice, an...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, appreciation, education, feelings, growth,

The World's Biggest Clown
by David MacLennan
The circus was coming to town
And of course I had to go see
For I'd heard the world's biggest clown
Was a headliner to be.

So off to...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, political,

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Give Us A king
by Sian St. John
“Give Us A king”

American golden haired disguise
They see great future in his shifty eyes.
A grand star studded zoo with everything,
And the people cried, “Give us...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, character, future, patriotic,

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Basis of Belief
by Mark Peterson
Spare me ill-considered thoughts
and tales of the enlightened sage
whose very basis of belief 
arose in palpable assemblage
one late summer evening
while listening to his ringing ears,
as...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, anger,

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Haiku: Political Commentary
by Brian Johnston
near cultural shock
fall rain brings thunder...lightning?
San Francisco weird

Brian Johnston
November 9, 2015

Poet's Note:
In the Bay Area rain itself is unusual, but thunder and lightning are very...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, life, weather,

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Old Farmer's Almanac
by John lawless
Old Farmer’s Almanac -
Goes on sale 9/8/16


Sitting, witch like,
around a cast iron stove
wood crackling
as they confer…
Old Farmers
digging through
the soil of time
gathering the harvest
of experience
stirring the...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, appreciation, nostalgia, remember,

Liberation
by Amrita Jha
The light of the stars
engulfed the absurdities of life;
The gentle winds cradled me
and at me, the moon smiled.

The soul of the ocean
found refuge in my...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, creation, irony, moon, moving

Captain's Condition
by Earl Schumacker
Tropical shores rarely see explosions by their waters
Being places of tranquility, peace and love
Captain sank his ship between two islands
Paradise opened up a hole on...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, abuse, adventure, boat, conflict,

Life is but a dream
by Teri LaRusso
Is this life but a dream? 
I once wondered to myself, in this life
Will we really find true happiness,
A place to which we can escape,
A...

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Sestina | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, adventure, celebration, child, dream,

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Make someone laugh
by Toquyen Harrell
What is your job?
Making me laugh
Yes!
It is ordained
You are to make another person happy
What? You say you can't make another person happy?
Are you dead?
If you...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, faith, fun,

hello ladies
by Sebastian Aaron Baez
buyer beware
drowning in despair
partnered with an odd pair
please let my psychiatrist
be there

so many voices
so many choices
so many self destructive ways
to make myself joyous

rock oblivion bells
smash...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, art, nonsense,

ABSURDITIES
by Satish Verma
Beach walls ? I have 
lost the moon again, 
in red wine.

The breast milk ? Was 
it a sexiest remark ?
the fetus was still inside-

the...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, art,

The Mime
by Awsaaf Ali
Gesturing, in the scarborough fair,
Behind the ears, tucking those black and white hair, he shall eat the pain and fight the fear... 

The black nails...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, imagination, pain, sad love,

Time
by jessica pennington
I asked what separated us, in this friendship lost
differences could never change what we found in common
distance was never far enough to keep us apart
and...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, best friend,

A MEANINGFUL DESIRE
by Kim van Breda
 A MEANINGFUL DESIRE

Human nature is never satisfied
temporal fulfilments we evaluate and try
these things may serve their use
inexhaustible riches we so oft’ confuse

 generous gifts...

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Alliteration | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: absurdities, life,