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Best Ape Poems

Below are the all-time best Ape poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of ape poems written by PoetrySoup members

The Naked Ape
Governed by our beastly needs
We don our frocks and mount our steeds...

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Categories: ape, animal,
Form: Couplet

Premium Member Space Ape
We struggle ever upwards, seeking more,
But while fallacious dreams may hold great sway...
We’re apes. We need to feel the forest floor.

The things that most bewilder...

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Categories: ape, humanity, longing, space, stars, travel, trust,
Form: Villanelle
Earth Day
~Planet of the apes~

Ape should inherit the world
Perhaps  --maybe, just maybe!
Earth has a chance 


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Categories: ape, adventure, blessing, corruption, earth, environment, funny,
Form: Acrostic
Quacking Crackers
Donald Duck Chancellor of this fowl kingdom 
wearing an upside down smile's raging hypocrite backwards 
this deranged Duck twitters to and fro as his unhinged...

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Categories: ape, anger, conflict, fear, irony, satire, truth,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Quacking Crackers
Donald Duck Chancellor of this fowl kingdom 
wearing an upside down smile's raging hypocrite backwards 
this deranged Duck twitters to and fro as his unhinged...

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Categories: ape, abuse, betrayal, conflict, deep, earth, hilarious,
Form: Political Verse

The history of man defines Ape as a primate.
Man seems to be in that mind-set today.
He lives life as pent because he denies...

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Categories: ape, conflict, courage, culture,
Form: Dramatic monologue
In Michigan, the weather can change for the worst in October.
This particular Halloween came a blizzaring.
The lights went out and in a dark, dark room,...

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Categories: ape, crazy, dark, deep, fear, grave, halloween,
Form: Narrative

Unique construction of body and mind
My niche in human pack not quickly found 
Raw young heart of a curious design
The empty mirrors for my soul...

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Categories: ape, emotions, growing up, introspection, people, senses,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member Summer Matinee
I was only allowed to go
       (after whining, begging, and promises of unlikely saint-hood)
if my big brother, (much to...

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Categories: ape, brother, me,
Form: Narrative
Deck of cards
Aces, Kings, Queens, Jacks, tens to twos, Jokers
Can society not be balanced as deck with equal no of Haves and Have nots ?...

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Categories: ape, fantasysociety,
Form: Free verse
Big Foot

From Canada to California back up in the trees,
There’s a legendary creature no one ever really sees,
He’s a snow-man and an ape-man, and a monster...

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© Steve Eng  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ape, adventure, animals
Form: Verse
Big Foot
The sunset underlines divine visage as it shines above the lake
Before the stars ornamenting curtain of night will awake
The tired police sergeant drives home from...

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Categories: ape, destiny, fantasy,
Form: Couplet
The 44th President
The 44th President “one who is blessed” in Swahili,
Happens to love his wife’s Shrimp Linguini.
His desk, in the senate office once belonged to Robert Kennedy!

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Categories: ape, black-african amer
Form: Rhyme
His monkey-fascination made him own a “monkeyrium”
There, monkeys and cousin apes in their gladdening crusade freely reign
Unlike the sea creatures in the imprisoning aquarium
The funny...

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Categories: ape, blessing, boy, child, god, inspirational, thanks,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Black Bog
 My descent was gradual, sedge meadows with wondrous pink orchid variations visited by never identified damselflies, my head starting to swim; erasing time, giving...

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Categories: ape, nature,
Form: Narrative
They say we evolved from apes,
  but an ape would never destroy its own environment;
  or be unwilling to share ---

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Categories: ape, animal, community, people, science,
Form: Free verse
Axe the old Don, a trump peter n piper
   of incredulous hellish crud - be gone
ha air brushed pompous arse

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Categories: ape, 12th grade, abuse, anger, character, grief,
Form: Imagism
Baroness Von Knaughty

Kinky boots ... 
kicking naked truth
Stripped bare
down to the nightshade roots

Temptress gaze ... 
collecting laundered money 
off the dirty parquet

Her pay-for-play
get the tilted short cups

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Categories: ape, allegory, sexy, truth, wisdom,
Form: Burlesque
On the muzzle of the cat- in my bed lying,
On the muzzle of the cat-  in my bed  lying,
When he  looked at me, appears a smile:-
"Although a distant - I'm ...

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Categories: ape, cat,
Form: Quatrain
Before there was a thing called "Man"

The Maker had a better plan.

He filled he sea with little fish

Of every kind that He might wish.

Then He...

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© Dave Moore  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ape, analogy, animal, future, god, humorous, life,
Form: Epitaph
Premium Member My Little Green Lizard
Today I caught a little green lizard
He was the best one I have ever seen.
I caught him in my lizard-catching net,
He was poised, confident, polite...

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Categories: ape, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,
Form: Light Verse
In my special child’s room, delightfully cozy
There watches Smidgeburner, his ape stuffed toy, cuddly fuzzy
Alongside prettisome guru, chimpanzee Betzy
Donning a hat declaring “God does not...

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Categories: ape, 1st grade, cheer up, child, encouraging,
Form: Rhyme
digital Egypt ancient USA
bars and cages of flags ,colors ,creeds .
in Egypt they've been saying we want to make Egypt great again .
can't help but look at the...

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Categories: ape, abuse, america, appreciation, cry, evil, heartbreak,
Form: ABC
If they have to point out it is banter
cus you didn’t realise it as banter
As they left no clue it was banter
The simple fact is...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ape, anti bullying, conflict,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Autumn is Here in all Her Glory
Crows, bats, witches, haunted houses, goblins, ghosts and me
Pumpkin bread, corn pudding, warm caramel apples my way.
Delicate intricate spider webs between my house and garage.

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Categories: ape, autumn, seasons,
Form: Light Verse