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Best Cream Of The Crop Poems

Below are the all-time best Cream Of The Crop poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of cream of the crop poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member The Cream Of The Crop


What a bunch of sweet people on The Soup
The cream of the crop and that's no poop
A great place to reside
You'll be bursting with pride
And...

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Categories: cream of the crop, dedication,
Form: Limerick



Inbred White Trash Cream of the Crop
You call the police on my son 
You pull a knife, he has a gun 
You call my wife a tramp, I call you a...

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Categories: cream of the crop, funny, son, wife, son,
Form: ABC
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: cream of the crop, food,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member THE NIGHTINGALE LOST HER LAMP
THE NIGHTINGALE LOST HER LAMP

Anita’s eyes were brown. 
She was the kindest of angels.
Her speech firm with authority 
but reassuring with a glass- like
sensitivity; she...

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Categories: cream of the crop, courage, life, lost, love, passion, strength,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Debbie Guzzi
Around the Soup Kitchen, she stirs up the prose,
tasty, with succulent verses and thyme.
She simmers a brew, which helps us to grow
Will sponsor a contest...

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Categories: cream of the crop, dedication, friendship,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member My Tribute To Our Becca Teagan
I'm so happy I checked-out a recent e-mail from the Soup
By doing so, I was privileged to read some of Becca Teagan's 
work, I know...

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Categories: cream of the crop, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
The Main Course Should be Mind
She has abounding beauty and long may it stay,
Far deeper than looks,
It keeps aging at bay,  
For she is a fair maiden,
The cream of...

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© Mike Toole  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cream of the crop, heart, love, men, relationship, true love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Accept my Apologies
I’m sorry that I had to rob a bank
To buy your lavish aquarium tank
     Starkist rejects share a cell
  ...

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Categories: cream of the crop, funny
Form: Limerick
"Freckles Brown". The Legend, The Bull Rider
Born in 1921, somewhere in Wyoming, born to ride wild stock
Started at sixteen, hung up his spurs at 53
Thirty Seven years  of riding broncs...

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© Danny Nunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cream of the crop, dedicationnight, night,
Form: I do not know?
Sex, sweat and perfume
Sex,sweat and perfume
Still consume this room
The sheets washed a thousand times
Yet laced with our swansong

I lay on pillows new
But just like morning dew
As droplets of...

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© Ben Massey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cream of the crop, break up, devotion, goodbye, passion, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Goodbye
I’ll always remember the things that we did,
When you were my dad and I was your kid.
You were everything then that I wanted to be,
And...

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Categories: cream of the crop, cancer, dad, death,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Football Potpourri (A Souper Collaboration)
Switching channels, trying to stay on top
Mannings and Favre are the cream of the crop

Afraid to miss a single great play
Is this how a lady...

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Categories: cream of the crop, sportsfootball,
Form: Couplet
THIS THING CALLED LIFE
This Thing Called Life'

This thing called life, today's tomorrows,
cheating Father time, we beg and we borrow,
for one more day to feel the sun upon our...

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Categories: cream of the crop, adventure, art, beautiful, boat,
Form: Lyric
Betch Please, Really
I simply love being me 
for I am so good at everything
step into my city and they 
will tell you who is King
one day when...

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© Bj Fard  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cream of the crop, absence, abuse, addiction, adventure, age, angel,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Babe, Ted Williams, And The Mick


Remembering the days way back when
Baseball was what made life tick
Lived and breathed that wonderful game
With the Babe, Ted Williams, and the Mick

Jackie Robinson breaking...

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Categories: cream of the crop, memory, nostalgia,
Form: Quatrain
Am I Crazy
 Am I crazy?        
so I've been fucking told!        

You'd be...

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Categories: cream of the crop, anger, child abuse, dark, father daughter,
Form: Bio
MY DEAR NANA
MY DEAR NANA
by
JOHN M. ARRIBAS
 

A tiny gardenia sits in her hair
A twinkle in her eye, a rapturous stare
There’s something she’s savoring
Of moments gone by...

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Categories: cream of the crop, grandmother,
Form: Rhyme
The Under Cover Cop
He is a special breed, for a special deed
You would never know by the way that he looks
He has nerves of steel. heart becomes cold
But...

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© Danny Nunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cream of the crop, peoplelife,
Form: I do not know?
FORTY-EIGHT BARS an ode to hip hop
First, give me your ear, while I make this clear,
One bar, thus far, just put me on the clock,
Rocking my verbal gear, on a new...

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Categories: cream of the crop, dedicationme,
Form: Acrostic
Spilled Milk


I said, “You’re the cream of the crop!”
You called me your buttercup.
Emotions churned.
I milked the situation for all its worth,
As my dreams sat splendid before...

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Categories: cream of the crop, funny, lost love
Form: Light Verse
I am bored with rain
I am bored with rain
Everyday, that I awake I'm drenched
How amusing it must be for the water
I feel that it is laughing as it pit-patters...

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© Matt Hunt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cream of the crop, funny, parodyrain, rain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Not In Quiet Slumber
Not in quiet slumber spend time alone
Or in rich places with societies'
Cream of the crop, but in reading tone
Upon tone of richness; varieties

Poetry penned for...

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Categories: cream of the crop, friendship, on writing and words,
Form: Sonnet
Open the Door to a Candy Store
Would you like to have a lollipop? 
You get to choose from the cream of the crop. 
We have many different kinds of flavors galore....

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Categories: cream of the crop, adventure, fantasy, food,
Form: Light Verse
Lou the Baseball Guy
Hi, my name is Jerry
My close friend Lou passed away this week
He was a very avid and knowledgeable baseball guy
People were amazed when they talked...

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© Pat Quinn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cream of the crop, best friend, death, farewell, friendship, miss
Form: Free verse
When i was a wean
When i was a wean we got everything free.from first bras to high heel shoes. ma mammy 
thought she had the cream of the crop,...

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Categories: cream of the crop, childhood, family, funnyclothes,
Form: I do not know?