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Best Grasshopper Poems

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


A Mother's Envy and Pride
Lapis lazuli mines with wide blue eyes
bringing to mind precious stones and
caramel scones; innocent and wise -
Wondering, yet without surprise.

Staring down the universe, a challenge
in...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grasshopper, art, child, love, metaphor,



Premium Member Three Messengers
Old and ugly and well married is the visage
that I carry, and yet, there is another world
that keeps opening up its magic door.
It sends me...

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Categories: grasshopper, allegory, old, me, old,

Premium Member My Alphabet
A a 	big A little a
                   What...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grasshopper, children, kindergarten, preschool,

Recycle
The grasshopper left the corn
For the dawn of the baobab tree
The elders brought flowers
For the floor of the ages past
And the door of ages to...

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Categories: grasshopper, parody, philosophy

I am chasing grasshoppers
I am chasing grasshoppers in the yard
Such a fun filled thing
The grasshopper always one jump ahead
And I, panting hard
Only want a couple to bring
And set...

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Categories: grasshopper, animals, life, nature

Premium Member The Wheel in September
I've startled a frog, who leaps in flashes.
He and a grasshopper zig-zag away.
The lawn whispers mildly, in tune with the sun,
Yet something's amiss--the air is...

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© Carol Mays  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grasshopper, autumn, garden, mystery, nature,

Silver Tailed Fox
*SILVER TAILED FOX*

silver tailed fox
running from silent trigger
trampled and fell---


~~~ 


the grasshopper
hops along the fern, 
with long legs---


by;p.d....

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Categories: grasshopper, animals, nature,

Grasshopper Kings
Come sit with me lovey
I’m excited to see
The clouds dancing high
In the deep blue sea

We’ll make dandelion rings
And weave clover blossom
Make  bracelets of violets
Now...

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Categories: grasshopper, fantasy

Ga Ga over Green
                        Ga...

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Categories: grasshopper, appreciation, beauty, green, growth,

Slack for Sale
One cent, two cents,
	Nickel and dime
Two bits, four bits,
	A dollar this time.

Ship me a grasshopper
	Do me a crime
Fly like a whippoorwill 
	O'er Anaheim....

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Categories: grasshopper, bird, flying, fun, money,

None happier than the other
Grasshopper in boiling pot
Wild wolf in boiling furnace

Pauper in king’s palace
Rich man in pauper’s hut

Devil queen in God’s kingdom
Holy Angel in devil’s palace
...

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Categories: grasshopper, integrity, irony,

Premium Member Knowing Right from Wrong
I was taught this at a very young age
Do what’s right and never do what’s wrong
Do not kill and do not steal
Do not covet my...

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Categories: grasshopper, funny, happy, hilarious, humorous,

Premium Member My Pet Donkey Kim
As children are
They all want a pet
I wanted a horse
My little sister wanted a pony
Our parents compromised
They got us a goldfish
Of course we had to...

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Categories: grasshopper, animal, bird, character, children,

I Love Nature
I love the plants, bushes and trees
And the birds, animals and bees
I love the hills, rivers and creeks
And the ocean, beach, and mountain peaks
I love...

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Categories: grasshopper, animal, love, men, mountains,

Premium Member Tomorrow Is Another Day
Tomorrow Is Another Day

Indeed, today’s
‘been no crystal stairway’;
rather, more of a steep
winding staircase
with veiled challenges
rivaling the trials of old Job;
and making a mockery
of the efforts...

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Categories: grasshopper, allegory, analogy, black african

Premium Member Ambling Through The Meadow
Beauty all around
As I amble through the meadow

The breeze of daybreak, oh so inviting
Whispering unfathomable secrets
Into my ears. The mist yonder suspends
In the air. A...

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Categories: grasshopper, color, environment, flower, green,

Fable: A Grasshopper Mocks An Ant
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© MC MC  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grasshopper, animalsday,

Gift Of Time
                        ...

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Categories: grasshopper, children

Grasshopper

A grasshopper
on a bamboo shoot                  
genuflecting
...

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Categories: grasshopper, beauty,

Lover Forever
Heard your shriven whine from the mountain,
Here is me, just coming so close to you;
Thirsty stone in water fall stream to go on and on;
Bloody...

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Categories: grasshopper, deep, love,

Holiday Fest At Its Best
"Holiday Fest At Its Best"
by Renee Denise Gross a.k.a. "Grasshopper"

Glitter, Glamour, Glitz and Spritz
Shimmer and Sparkle, oh how we marvel at all the Ritz
It's a...

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Categories: grasshopper, christmas, happiness,

There Is a Force
I came upon him on a clump of clover,
A fat brown grasshopper moving not at all.
Does he know, I puzzled, his season is over?
Does he...

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Categories: grasshopper, insect,

The Master
The Master

You have much to learn
Grasshopper. Kung fu, ninja
OK. Start boxing. Tex Wasabi
...

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Categories: grasshopper, mentor

Pity the Poor Katydid
Somehow you flew in and hid
Right under my toilet lid
Ouite sure you were dead
'Little pest!' I said
Pity the poor Katydid!

Saw a leg twitch, God forbid
Guess...

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Categories: grasshopper, funny, green, nature,

Winnie the Pooh and I
We walked along a well-stuffed path,
Winnie the Pooh and I.
We admired to watch a grasshopper and a cricket play
And most of their time jump up...

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Categories: grasshopper, adventure, dedication, family, children,