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Best Howlers Poems

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


Premium Member HALLOWEEN HOWLERS
My costume makes me look fat
And I lost my witches hat
I can’t find my broom
It’s not in the room
Now where’s my lucky black cat

An unfortunate...

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Categories: howlers, halloween, humorous,
Form: Limerick



Premium Member HOMEWORK HOWLERS
Here's some homework howlers,
By hilarious pupil terrors,
"An octopus has eight testicles."
Did I read that with my spectacles?
"Mozart sailed to Vietnam." For how long?
Why is there...

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Categories: howlers, children, humor, teacher, teenage, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member RAINFOREST ANTHOLOGY
from three miles away
the unmistakable sounds~
of howlers chorus  

a slithering snake. 
crushing prey without mercy~
green anaconda  

small eyed black caiman
twenty foot alligator ...

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Categories: howlers, animal, insect, nature, rainforest, river,
Form: Haiku
Twenty Four Hours
11/17/16



He did not hit no home run, it was a grounder

How many cabinets or counters

Have some sort of white powder

Many meals cooked with flour

Familiar with...

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Categories: howlers, poetry, rap, word play, words, work,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Football
Football

A new dawn has come
He showers and puts on his lucky tee
Sits and waits in his lounge chair
Times has come
He kicks and runs 
Catches and...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: howlers, emotions, football,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member My First Steam Engine Train Ride




Sunny, hot, humid, summer morning, taking my first train ride
 I'm so excited and it's thrilling can't wait to go north where it's cool 
to...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: howlers, imagination, summer, travel,
Form: Free verse
The Jungle Myth
A green river snakes its way across a jungle 
Alive with sounds from the Earth's orchestra 
Of watchful jaguars and dainty Yucatan squirrels
Enjoying a tête-à-tête...

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Categories: howlers, culture, history, humanity, imagery, life, mystery,
Form: Verse
I WISH I WEREN'T A FROG
I WISH I WEREN’T A FROG
by
JOHN M. ARRIBAS



I wish I were a frog sunning myself on a lily pad
No cares or worries to drive me...

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Categories: howlers, allusion, funny, humorous, irony, muse,
Form: Rhyme
Washday at the Zoo

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Categories: howlers, funny
Form: Free verse
The Jungle Myth -- Two Form Style
A green river snakes its way across a jungle 
Alive with sounds from the Earth's orchestra 
Of watchful jaguars and dainty Yucatan squirrels
Enjoying a tête-à-tête between leafy...

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Categories: howlers, beautiful, history, imagery, myth,
Form: Verse
battlefield cemetery
many passed by this crag today
to see where the dying soldiers lay
moaning, bleeding, crying for their mothers
perpetrators, victims and all the others

over glazed eyes malevolent...

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© Goode Guy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: howlers, death, introspection, remember, war,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Canopy Sky Walk
The rain forest mists
Drift in their time
Leaving moisture so pure
On nature sublime

In collective gather
On the canopies of green
As i walk through these mists
All around me...

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Categories: howlers, animals, life, nature, placesrain, rain,
Form: Quatrain
The Magic Wand of Plan B
Plan B up your sleeves saves the day
When your main plan on its knees flounders
Your hopes and aspirations led astray far from their hope ray
In...

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Categories: howlers, poems,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member O Burning Voyager


Dragons with their brimstone throats
burned millions
before bursting into combustible myths.
Did we once make fire
or did the fire make us?    Burning,
burning, burning
until ‘forever’...

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Categories: howlers, poetry,
Form: Free verse