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Best Hosepipe Poems

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


THE SEASONS - Iambic Pentameter - Blank Verse
Winter
Winter glows, it's drifts, it's plains, soft and white.
It's cold belies a threat to all, fear it!
It's there come night or day death don't forget!
Wrap...

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Categories: hosepipe, autumn, spring, summer, water, weather, winter,
Form: Blank verse



British Summertime
Showers, storms, drizzle, rain,
The English ‘summer’s’ here again,
It’s way too hot or way too cold,
There’s no mid-range, it’s uncontrolled.
We get three days of muggy heat,...
No...

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Categories: hosepipe, england, rain, summer, weather,
Form: Blank verse
MY TURN
That morning! Seemed to arise late
And I was to get up earlier that day;
No time to feel that salubrious ambiance,
And no minute to yawn or...

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Categories: hosepipe, nostalgia, social,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member SUMMER RISPETTO
Hot arid summer, I yearn for cooling rain
this endless heat wave; my once lush lawn’s now brown
and from the use of sprinklers I must refrain
we...

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Categories: hosepipe, flower, garden, water, weather,
Form: Rispetto
Premium Member RAMPANT RABBIT
I purchased a rabbit named Brandy
By jingo, that young buck was randy
It caused such a to do
When he humped my left shoe
Thank goodness the hosepipe...

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Categories: hosepipe, animal, humorous,
Form: Limerick



haikai - haiku - tanka
haikai
**********
 Summertime Theme

summertime sunshine
finds a  gap in the curtain
lights up my true love

the summer sun
burns respite clouds shadows
much needed rain

we all enjoy fun
summer holidays...

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Categories: hosepipe, nature, summer, sunshine,
Form: Haiku
Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter and Spring Again.(Five Haiku's)
Flowers seek the sun-
As newborn lambs find their feet
Life begins anew.

The sweltering sun-
Beams down on summertime fun
Hosepipe ban again.

Leaves fall from the trees
How the nights...

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Categories: hosepipe, seasons
Form: Haiku
My Garden Butterflies
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Categories: hosepipe, butterfly, nature, summer,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member RAIN RAIN COME TO STAY

reservoir stock low
hosepipe ban comes into force
dark clouds are looming

The ban comes into force today ... the irony is we live on a little Island...

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Categories: hosepipe, irony, water,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Summer Rispetto
As today’s performance nears its sticky close,
And the clement shadows enter from the wings,
Honey sun throws one last spotlight on a rose,
While in crowd-pleasing finale,...

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Categories: hosepipe, children, fun, garden, summer,
Form: Rispetto
Premium Member HOT HOT HOT
The heatwave began like a melting tease
Snow with the sun on it
A Post Office queue people die in

It was like an old person dawdling 
Something...

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Categories: hosepipe, endurance, imagery, london, summer, sun, weather,
Form: Free verse
Pipe Dreams
…incongruous car

 

alien

 

shiny-red, carwash-clean

 

not the usual

sharp edges

 

not stolen, like glances

not abandoned, like puppies

not torched, like memories

not peeling, like marriage

not rusting, like opportunity

not...

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© Dave Lewis  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hosepipe, anxiety, men, poetry, sad, solitude, suicide,
Form: Free verse