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Best Good Afternoon Poems

Below are the all-time best Good Afternoon poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of good afternoon poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Across the Miles
     soft
     pale-cool
     rises high
     disappears…
   ...

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Categories: good afternoon, goodbye, hello, moon,
Form: Imagism



Song of the Used Car Salesman
“Hello, hello Good Morning!” The salesman says, (though it’s actually late 
afternoon.)

(We can’t have them rushing off,) he thinks, (when I have cars to move!)

“See...

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© A. Sanders  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: good afternoon, business, funny, parody, social,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member LOVE Conquers All - Scene 2
Scene 2 - Easy Rest Adult Care Fascility, Doctor Mendelsohnn's office.
              ...

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Categories: good afternoon, family, friendship, love, care,
Form: Narrative
To not two nor too
A semi baked semi colon is neither a seminar nor a seminary session. It is in fact the whirr of wheels from the large overweight...

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Categories: good afternoon, angel, appreciation, aubade, basketball,
Form: I do not know?
FREEDOM OF SPEACH

A free country,authorities questioning our rights
no crime,no contest,a superseded street plight
peacefully discussing the right for your stance
self expressions,through a calm balance.

The road of life has...

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Categories: good afternoon, life, peace,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member The Man Who Loved Lizards
I've always loved lizards, which explains a lot, 
My youth spent exploring what others would not. 
Our days at the park would find me in...

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Categories: good afternoon, animal, humorous, pets,
Form: Rhyme
One day in san Fernando
 A lady on high street with ah tight pants
 And all the men turn and watching she
 Well I pretend I didn’t notice
 But...

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Categories: good afternoon, introspection, life,
Form: Light Verse
The Waiting Room
These chairs are uncomfortable
probably designed for that one purpose.

Those around me make no attempt
to acknowledge my existence
as if I am the product of their illness.

These...

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Categories: good afternoon, adventure, funny, health, people,
Form: I do not know?
TIME FLIES based on Portrait No 9, Morning at the Quay in Venice by Helen Allingham
TIME FLIES by Jeanette Jones 
based on PORTRAIT NO 9 
Morning at the Quay in Venice by Helen Allingham




TIME FLIES


Early still, I rise again. 
For...

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Categories: good afternoon, adventure, bird, imagination, mother
Form: Ekphrasis
A Cowboy Poet Shot In The Shin
The cowboy poet went out
for a breath of fresh air.
Then a shot rang out,
coming out of nowhere.
The bullet came straight,
flying towards him.
Now he’s a sad...

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Categories: good afternoon, crazy, humorous, mystery, poets,
Form: Cowboy Poetry
Premium Member WEATHER OR NOT

It is now ten minutes past noon,
So, I can wish you a good afternoon,
The clouds are gracefully displaying,
Whatever an artist imagines,
 But my production manager...

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Categories: good afternoon, weather,
Form: Free verse
A very quick quack
A very quick quack
The purpose of a porpoise is to whirl backwards in a spotty boat but the purpose of a penguin is to glide...

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Categories: good afternoon, analogy,
Form: I do not know?
Morning Has Come
Morning has come, new day is here
Predicaments of all sorts are what lie ahead…
Morning has come, I don’t have fear
Sentiments aren’t manifesting into utter dread…

Morning...

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Categories: good afternoon, angst, appreciation, encouraging, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Hello Chair, Hello Loveseat
Hello Chair, Hello Loveseat 

Hello chair, hello loveseat
Good afternoon glass table that my father gave me, among
other illustrations of gentleness and concern he gave me.
Greetings...

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© Josh Hart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: good afternoon, absence, loneliness,
Form: Free verse
Son, Say Goodnight To Grandpa - part 2
originally my intent to expound on memories 
   when paternal grandfather erode
out to said residence, and averse to expand horizons 
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Categories: good afternoon, age, appreciation, boy, celebration,
Form: Elegiac Lyric
Paper Tiger, Paper Moon
Paper tiger,
Good afternoon
Staring at
The paper moon
Lurking at
The water’s edge,
Capturing the
Beautiful origami bird
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Categories: good afternoon, imagination
Form: Free verse
There Is No Excuse For Ignorance
There is no excuse for ignorance
You must know when you were born
There is no excuse for ignorance
You are sucking the energy out of the popcorn
And...

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Categories: good afternoon, absence, betrayal, business, confidence,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member THE PEPPERMAN AND ONE HELL OF A CIRCUS
I OPENED A DOOR TO A CIRCUS EVENT.
A VERY BIZARRE CIRCUS EVENT.
THE RING MASTER MADE HIS WAY TO THE CENTER RING,
ESCORTED BY 2 LOVELY YOUNG...

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Categories: good afternoon, abuse, addiction, confusion, death,
Form: Free verse
The loss of you
Good morning Lexi,your forever young.
Two years have gone by since I seen your face but your always on my mind you 
will now always remain forever...

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Categories: good afternoon, best friend, death, death
Form: I do not know?
FARFALLAY
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Categories: good afternoon, funnyme, me,
Form: Rhyme
assembly
A mere whisper of a mortal is a card on a tree. Unopened. Oh what godly prowess is occurring at this time. At this the...

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Categories: good afternoon, beach, beautiful,
Form: I do not know?
The Green Man
The Green Man

Blue cap
Green shirt
Kaki trousers
And black shoes
Underneath
I don’t know
Could be green
His fave

He hefts the cap
He smile exposing
The milky teeth
The snowish teeth and 
The coalish...

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Categories: good afternoon, funny, green,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sun-Drenched Safari
The scenery was magnificent, and the morning was slightly hot,
Our land cruiser was windowless, and sitting in a lovely spot.

The giraffes were splendid, and much...

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Categories: good afternoon, adventure, africa, animal, fantasy,
Form: Couplet
somewhere
 Hello Good Morning
 Good Afternoon
 and Good Evening
 but no response from you a day turned into a week a week
 turned into a...

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Categories: good afternoon, absence,
Form: ABC
Falling Short
Steam from a passing train funnel 
wrapped under and over the footbridge 
like regret around a jilted lover. 
We were walking home from school 
(people...

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Categories: good afternoon, growing up,
Form: Free verse