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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

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

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Categories: grasshopper, fantasy
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Grasshopper Soup Please
Grasshopper soup if you do not mind.
Fry the legs first if you would be so kind.
I know they are not easy to find
But I already...

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Categories: grasshopper, fun, silly,
Form: Monorhyme
Fable: A Grasshopper Mocks An Ant

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© MC MC  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grasshopper, animalsday,
Form: Verse

A grasshopper
on a bamboo shoot                  

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Categories: grasshopper, beauty,
Form: Haiku
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

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grasshopper, art, child, love, metaphor, mother daughter,
Form: Free verse

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,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Alphabet
A a 	big A little a

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: grasshopper, children, kindergarten, preschool,
Form: Abecedarian
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
Form: Free verse
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
Form: Free verse
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, september, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
Silver Tailed Fox

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


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


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Categories: grasshopper, animals, nature,
Form: Haiku
Ga Ga over Green

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Categories: grasshopper, appreciation, beauty, green, growth, health, history,
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Couplet
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, nursery rhyme,
Form: Rhyme
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, nature, ocean,
Form: Rhyme
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, imagination, mystery,
Form: Light Verse
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, imagery, may,
Form: Romanticism
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, fish, funny,
Form: Light Verse
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 american, child,
Form: Prose Poetry
Gift Of Time

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Categories: grasshopper, children
Form: Free verse
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,
Form: Rhyme
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;

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Categories: grasshopper, deep, love,
Form: Free verse
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
Form: Haiku
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

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Categories: grasshopper, funny, green, nature,
Form: Limerick
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, friendship, time,
Form: Free verse