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Best Banana Poems

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


Banana Split
A banana split can be a work of art.
With the fruit cut lengthwise in half is where we start.
Three scoops of our favorite ice cream...

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Categories: banana, food,
Form: Light Verse



Premium Member WORKSHOP POEM: GRAND TOUR TO FAIRYLAND
WORKSHOP POEM: GRAND TOUR TO FAIRYLAND


Sprinkled-rainbow clouds reign above the skies,
peeping yellow in-between wrinkled pillars 
shine like bulbs to crash the net of fog
attached to...

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Categories: banana, beautiful, fantasy, imagery, journey,
Form: Personification
Premium Member My Alphabet
A a 	big A little a
                   What...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: banana, children, kindergarten, preschool,
Form: Abecedarian
Premium Member Fantasy World
Was it real or in a dream
Wizards and kings, chocolate ice cream
Dinosaurs roamed from early morn
Flying zebras and a unicorn
Dancing in the sky from star...

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Categories: banana, fantasy, imagination, cat, earth,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Mischievous Minions--A Limerick Suite


			      

			The series "Despicable Me," 
			we've flocked to theaters to see.
			Wee minions--cute creatures--
			and bad guys each features.
			To all we respond...

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Categories: banana, appreciation, humor, , cute,
Form: Limerick



Oops, It Was An Accident
Oops, It was an Accident

I accidentally let one loose
on a blind date with a guy named Bruce.
We went to the movies on that fateful day
happily...

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Categories: banana, anxiety, hilarious, youth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Long and Short Of It
I awakened about midnight in the middle of the day.
I was crawling swiftly toward you as I slowly raced away.
I hummed a merry melody that...

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Categories: banana, funnyhappy, me, girl, happy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My favorite mistake
Not complaining, choosing  to flow with the breeze
Not complaining, finding true thanks on my knees
Not complaining, no one promised me easy
Not complaining, grooving on...

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Categories: banana, addiction, angst, girlfriend, goodbye,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member A Fox Was A Kit
A fox was a kit and a dog was once a puppy.
Don’t throw a fit, but a fish was never a guppy.
A horse was a...

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Categories: banana, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Rat-I-Tude
Drivin' down the road
Slingin' a banana peel
It will rot it surely will

There's a park'n at stores
Handicapped spaces galore
No one will notice I'm sure

Now at Wally...

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Categories: banana, introspection, life, people
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Church Dinners, A Rumination
Bless the deviled eggs and the preacher’s children.
Grab a piece of fried-to-perfection chicken.
Coca-cola cake or banana pudding?
~ Prodigals welcomed






January 29, 2019
Sapphic Stanza with a JUX...

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© P.S. AWTRY  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: banana, christian, nostalgia,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member It Was a Good Morning until
My body tenses.
The soft padding of footy pajamas
approach
tiny fingers grip my eyelid
lift it....
Bright eyes gaze into
the freshly opened eye.
A voice shouts....DA!!!
The other eye opens.
Yes I'm...

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Categories: banana, dad, fun, kid,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cruisin' the Drag
Sipping cherry limeade, driving in the car parade, 
we're cruising in the Lone Star state.
Didn't want a bucket seat; the thing it couldn't beat, 
was...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: banana, car, funny, growing up,
Form: Rhyme
Fruits Colours
An apple is Red,
I like eating bread,
Banana is yellow,
I am jolly fellow,
Pear is green,
I am neat and clean,
Coconut is brown,
I am little clown,
All fruits are...

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© Neha batra  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: banana, color, fruit, kid, kindergarten,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Good Girl

The Good Girl

Penny has always been a good girl, now she is a good wife. She lives in a good neighborhood, drives a nice car,...

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Categories: banana, passion, sensual, sexy,
Form: Prose
Premium Member I Remember When
I suppose I'm revealin' my age as I compose this little ditty,
But as I compare costs today with yesteryear I exclaim, "What a pity!"
Gas cost...

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Categories: banana, humorous, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
My Vastly Underrated Pear
We all enjoy the apple, grape and cherry
We all eat the orange, as if it was air
We never forget our favorite berry
But what about the...

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© Tom Hyam  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: banana, food,
Form: Quintain (English)
A Palindrome Tale
A Palindrome Tale

I’ve got a tale to tell you of travel, love and lust
The travel, it was joyful, my love life was a bust
I met...

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Categories: banana, life, love, on writing
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Whatever, Whatever, Whatever


Whatever turns your crank

Whatever tickles your pickle

Whatever dunks your donut

Whatever waxes your dolphin

Whatever buffs your Buddha

Whatever pops your cork

Whatever pets your monkey

Whatever frosts your cookies

Whatever...

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Categories: banana, humorous,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Oinker at the Dessert Bar
Oh, give me cake with double chocolate
And strawberry with sweetened cream whipped stiff.
And if you have a cake named butter nut,
I’ll have that too. For...

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Categories: banana, food,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Zolar the Inet God
(after Edgar Allan Poe's "The Angel of the Odd")

It was a tidy day and I sat, replete, under vellux blankets.
Sadly, my tea was weak, the...

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Categories: banana, abuse, addiction, anti bullying,
Form: Quatrain
Twenty-eight Tiers
My daughter's getting married
To a super guy called Tom,
It's really fast approaching,
It won't be very long.

The wedding dress is sorted,
The venue and the flowers,
The music...

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Categories: banana, celebration, chocolate, food, wedding,
Form: Rhyme
She wore pineapple rings for glasses
She wore pineapple rings for glasses
and walked like jelly dances
I didn't rate her chances
She used to wee standing up
she cooked lemon a'la duck
won the lottery,...

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Categories: banana, fantasy, food, funny, crazy,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Strolling Through Evergreen Cemetery
I was strolling through Evergreen Cemetery the other day,
Glancing at epitaphs etched upon various stones along the way.
Some flowing verse was out of this world...

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Categories: banana, death, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
I want my dinner
Dripping doorsteps or bubble and squeak
I ate so much I couldn't speak
Apple pie and clotted cream 
Used to make my taste buds scream.

Home made parkin...

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Categories: banana, memory, mum,
Form: Verse