Get Your Premium Membership

Anecdote Poems | Examples of Anecdote Poetry

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

See Also:

The poem(s) are below...



List of Anecdote Poems

Note: The forms for these poems were selected by the poet. Often poems are assigned the wrong form. Please confirm the accuracy of the poetic form before referencing the poem.

PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Party Crasher, a Halloween Anecdote Jim Slaughter Narrative anecdote, halloween, humor,
Circa January 2010 Bell Tower And Carillon matthew harris I do not know? anecdote, 12th grade, animal, beautiful,
Premium Member Poem What I Like ilene bauer Rhyme anecdote, me,
Premium Member Poem Trump Chomped To Bits James Horn Limerick anecdote, allegory, analogy,
Prince Of A Cat - Ninth Life Long Since Spent matthew harris Elegy anecdote, animal, beautiful, creation, cute
bampa , nvinn fonia Ballad anecdote, analogy, angst, autumn, baby,
EMOTIONAL Judy Emery Narrative anecdote, abuse, angel, betrayal, dream,
Divorce Judy Jaisinghani Rhyme anecdote, change, feelings, introspection, loss,
The Second Wife KENG CHUAN SENG Free verse anecdote, anxiety, community, conflict, confusion,
broken front tooth gum shun one MATTHEW harris Free verse anecdote, blue, health, hurt, identity,

Premium Member
Translation of Eric Mottram's KRIM: Autobiography to September 1989- III by T Wignesan
by T Wignesan
Translation of Eric Mottram’s KRIM: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY TO SEPTEMBER 1989 - III by T. Wignesan

( This poem is from the collection, ESTUARIES: Poems 1989-91. Twickenham:...

Read More
Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, america, angst, character, conflict,

Premium Member
Translation of Eric Mottram's KRIM: Autobiography to September 1989- II by T Wignesan
by T Wignesan
Translation of Eric Mottram’s KRIM: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY TO SEPTEMBER 1989 - II by T. Wignesan

( This poem is from the collection, ESTUARIES: Poems 1989-91. Twickenham:...

Read More
Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, america, angst, drug, emotions,

Premium Member
Translation of Eric Mottram's KRIM: Autobiography to September 1989- I by T Wignesan
by T Wignesan
Translation of Eric Mottram’s KRIM: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY TO SEPTEMBER 1989 - I by T. Wignesan

( This poem is from the collection, ESTUARIES: Poems 1989-91. Twickenham:...

Read More
Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, america, angst, art, friend,

Premium Member
Translation of Eric Mottram's TIME SIGHT UNSEEN, Part 4 by T Wignesan
by T Wignesan
 Translation of Eric Mottram’s TIME SIGHT UNSEEN - Part Four by T. Wignesan


"Instead of an item in a school of rhetoric, the poem could...

Read More
Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, literature, political, rights, society,

Premium Member
Translation of Eric Mottram's TIME SIGHT UNSEEN, Part 3 by T Wignesan
by T Wignesan
Translation of Eric Mottram’s TIME SIGHT UNSEEN, Part Three by T. Wignesan

"Instead of an item in a school of rhetoric, the poem could have variety...

Read More
Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, art, literature, metaphor, philosophy,

Premium Member
Translation of Eric Mottram's TIME SIGHT UNSEEN, Part Two by T Wignesan
by T Wignesan
Translation of Eric Mottram’s TIME SIGHT UNSEEN, Part Two by T. Wignesan

"Instead of an item in a school of rhetoric, the poem could have variety...

Read More
Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, art, creation, literature, philosophy,

Premium Member
Translation of Eric Mottram's TIME SIGHT UNSEEN, Part 1 by T Wignesan
by T Wignesan
Translation of Eric Mottram’s TIME SIGHT UNSEEN, Part One by T. Wignesan

"Instead of an item in a school of rhetoric, the poem could have variety...

Read More
Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, imagery, introspection, literature, philosophy,

Premium Member
Chrystal Balls
by James Horn
Chrystal Balls

We all again were going totally ballistic;
Someone said Trump is being realistic;
Together never got,
And also lied a lot;
Crystal balls made him become a mystic.

Together...

Read More
Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, allegory, analogy,

What is Good Poetry
by Alexander Blackie
Good poetry is like an Old Master
Crafted with expert skill imbued with soul
No abstracted throwaway disaster
Or a bland undistinguished casserole
Of poor ingredients cooked up faster
And...

Read More
Ottava rima | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, image, imagery, poems, poetry,

Hope
by niyomi shah
I fail to sleep,
I fail at nothing at all,
yet, today I fail to sleep,
for the clouds pour, with echoing thunder,
upon my room,
a room with no...

Read More
Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, cry, depression, rain,

Premium Member
Villanelle: Who's afraid of Virgin Wolf's wisdom tooth
by T Wignesan
Villanelle: Who's afraid of the Virgin Wolf's wisdom tooth

(As unlikely as it may sound, this happens to be the TRUTH: the foremost French journalist, André...

Read More
Villanelle | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, anti bullying, betrayal, family,

Premium Member
Write Some Limericks
by James Horn
Write some limericks using words below.
Here are some examples that I just created. 
Jim Horn

Bar Stool Had Been Destroyed

Instead of him being a drinking fool,...

Read More
Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, allegory, analogy,

Premium Member
Realize That Always Wise
by James Horn
Realize That Always Wise

What I soon started to realize,
For each crack is someone wise;
You either met now or before;
Became so many and galore
Be quiet and...

Read More
Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, allegory, analogy,

Premium Member
Small Hands Will Appall
by James Horn
Small Hands Will Appall

Even though brains and hands are small
And so many people he is sure to appall
Compulsive behavior and does criticize
We are all sure...

Read More
Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, allegory, analogy, religious,

Premium Member
Anecdote of a Waking Nightmare
by Brendan J. Simons
A student hunched over a Macbook Pro gone mad with overachievement, 
Typed away at a fifty-page essay with aid from sleep's bereavement. 

As his fingers...

Read More
Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, addiction, anxiety, dream, horror,

Premium Member
The Banshee
by Brendan J. Simons
Once, inside o' an Irish family's Derrygoolin farmhouse in the 1940s,
A boy named Anthony heard the woman whose word is death, himself, foreseen.

When the reaper's...

Read More
Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, death, dedication, fairy, family,

Premium Member
Life Lived by Trump
by James Horn
Life Lived by Trump 

Trump sure was a joke;
About him wrote this anecdote;
In mother did croak.

On one early morn
Trump we heard had been still born
When...

Read More
Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, allegory, analogy, anxiety,

Premium Member
Life Lived by Trump
by James Horn
Life Lived by Trump (Not sure if he wrote it or not though.);

Trump sure was a joke;
About him wrote this anecdote;
In mother did croak.

On one...

Read More
Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, humorous,

Premium Member
Odd Things I Do
by Dear Heart
I have some odd things that I do each day,
for example, I meditate in bed;
I just close my eyes and let my mind sway,
 ...

Read More
Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, introspection,

Hopeless marriage- unrequited love
by Patrice Trice Jackson
As I roamed into the steakhouse,
I spotted him slashing steak.
He looked up with his dispirited stare,
His despair coherent to me.
He summon me to take a...

Read More
Ballad | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: anecdote, anger, conflict, divorce, for