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Best Bat Poems

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


Chimney Swift
Chimney Swift

My precious chimney swift
Envy alone
Has named you so mundane
Tethered to the slightest pause
Amid your life upon the wing
Describing you as drab
Cigar shaped
And flying like...

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Categories: bat, appreciation, bird, psychological,
Form: Free verse



An Eternity I
Stood upright, between two roads,
On a thin metal rail,
A solitary, brown coloured bottle 
Of beer,          ...

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Categories: bat, betrayal,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dark Everywhere
A softer breeze blows his way
And a sunny day shines everywhere
Painting the sky blue and grey. 

But those hues are not for him,
For him it's...

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Categories: bat, dark,
Form: Free verse
Baseball Card
And there you were - 
blue cap and jersey, white pants
bat held high above the shoulder
cocked and ready to swat one out
in that perfect stance...

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Categories: bat, baseball, son,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Of Days Gone By
Sometimes I laugh
Sometimes I cry
Sometimes I dream
Of Days gone by

Life was hard, each day we learned
We never wanted what we hadn’t earned
A handshake at the...

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Categories: bat, nostalgiaprayer, autumn,
Form: Rhyme



Cats Cats Cats
on...                        ...

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Categories: bat, pets,
Form: Concrete
Under the Boardwalk - A Sensual Love Story
Sheer poetry in motion with a picnic basket in hand 
Laughing brandishing a bottle as he lopes along the sand
His handsome features completely wreathed in...

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Categories: bat, love, lust, romance, sensual,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Batter Up, no longer
From outfield judging eyes await your plight, 
though sweat and stupor feign to your ruin.
Now pull up your trousers, cinch your belt tight...
glaring down from...

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Categories: bat, allegory, crush, endurance, passion,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A Hound Dog Tale
As the 
story
goes...

A
pesky
fly, 
came buzzing by
to rest and munch
and eat his lunch
and have some fun
on the hound dog's 
nose.

The old dog
snoozed 
without a clue
in the...

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Categories: bat, old,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In My Opinion


Everything that’s happening this year
was all planned out.
That’s what Agenda 21 (declared as false online)
 is all about.
Documents related to the plan
are out there in...

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Categories: bat, political,
Form: Didactic
Premium Member REMEMBER THE OVENS
Cuckoos hushed, rambling vines and plight.
Hordes of birch, beech, pine, spruce and oak.
Choke of darkness, forcing midnight.
Wax and breadcrumbs children-ditched folks.

Hordes of birch, beech, pine,...

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Categories: bat, allusion, angst,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Land and Sea
Do you wish to hold me?
We can drift on the sea my love,
under the stars above.
You were my lovely dove so free,
who captivated me.

I thought...

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Categories: bat, angst, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Clown aT The Abyss
Italian restaurant; pasta and wine - red, like the eyes of a bat,
Screeching from a cave, dark as the eyes of a snowman,
Coal plucked from...

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Categories: bat, allegory, conflict, confusion, corruption,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Pain Game
Why do people, want to cause
Other people pain
Where is the Love 
That will break the chain

Someone says something
Then it's tit-for-tat
I've played this before
We all know...

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Categories: bat, abuse, anger, betrayal, emotions,
Form: Lyric
Granny Panty Annie, the Tranny
Lemme tell ya' about a
*ding-bat skit-zo 
bee-hotch* tranny
named Annie...

I met her one night 
under disco lights 
up at Candies

She was 
starin' at me
grittin' her teeth
aimin'...

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Categories: bat, adventure, black african american,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Great Horned Owl
In the daylight hours, I spend  my time
So high on a perch, in a lofty pine
Where I fluff and comb my pretty plumes
And wait...

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Categories: bat, bird, flying, nature,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Unconditional Love
Like the sun lights up the sky, 
A little girl when she was born, 
She snuggled right into our hearts
With heaven's sparkle in
Her eyes stole...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bat, granddaughter, grandparents, love, sports,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member VODGE DIPER
The day started badly as I had a bat flattery on my vodge diper

It was roaring with pain when I arrived at the par cark...

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Categories: bat, car, humorous,
Form: Free verse
A Different Game
Friends and trouble go hand in hand.
Legends of the  neighborhood.
Like statues  and vacant buildings  still stand.

A crime in plain view no one...

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Categories: bat, introspection, life, people, pets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member If You Like Eating Out DONT READ
QUICK EXIT

From the kitchen came a very odd smell
Menu was in Thai so I couldn't tell
Pointed and asked what is that
The waiter said its grilled...

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Categories: bat, food, humor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Night Santa Brought Us Weed
Twas the night before Christmas and all were in need
    as we waited for Santa who had promised us Weed.
Our parents were...

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Categories: bat, funny, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Goodnight Baby
I wrote a song that reads your name...
And lit a candle that sits near our frame...
I closed my eyes and whispered through a dream...
Then I...

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Categories: bat, lovekiss,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hello Bad Boys
FINAL EPISODE OF PURE FANTASY
Hello Bad Boys!

The starry, twilight zone high above, this night
With it’s shooting stars, and the moon, so bright,
Looked heavenly, even Venus,...

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Categories: bat, earth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Poets in Combat-Sigh
Poets, you've been expressing your opinions on politics
Some were very nasty, like oil and water, they don't mix
Some 'discussions' have gotten rude and very hostile
It's...

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Categories: bat, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member How old are you
Count not the time you have lived including today,
Not by the clock, in whose time you did love, work and play.
Count the times the joy...

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Categories: bat, poetry,
Form: Quatrain