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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 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!

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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,...

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Categories: hosepipe, england, rain, summer, weather,
Form: Blank verse
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
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

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Categories: hosepipe, flower, garden, water, weather,
Form: Rispetto
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
 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

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 

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




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


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