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Best Humbugs Poems

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


anti christmas
christmas comes but once a year
and thats too much for me
ive never been a fan of sitting round a dead pine tree
my favourite sweets are...

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Categories: humbugs, depressionchristmas, christmas,
Form: I do not know?



Sweet Party Invite
For your (Turkish) Delight party invite 
Sweetshop had shut up for the day
The Maltesers decided they were going away
They packed their gear in a Dairy...

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Categories: humbugs, candy,
Form: Rhyme
Happy Birthday Jesus
I finally get it. 	
It has nothing to do with me. 
I opened the eyes in my heart
and now I truly see.

I know that I'll...

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Categories: humbugs, faith, holidaychristmas, christmas, me,
Form: Quatrain
Treasure Hunt
One Tuesday evening recently with the house empty but me,
I thought I’d spread out on the couch and see what’s on the ‘telly’.
It was close...

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Categories: humbugs, humor,
Form: Rhyme
April love
On a frozen April morning when the frost was in the trees
There was blossom like a snowstorm as the sun warmed up the breeze
There were...

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© Jeff Green  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humbugs, love, nature
Form: Rhyme



Gran
Gran
I’m at me Gram’s for tea tonight
She’ll have the fire stoked up nice
Run me a bath and make me tea
She likes to fuss and look...

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Categories: humbugs, boy, family, grandchild, grandmother, grandson,
Form: Rhyme
Ye Olde Sweet Shoppe
               Ye Olde Sweet Shoppe

Let's take a journey back in time...

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Categories: humbugs, nostalgia,
Form: Prose
Premium Member secrets in Grandmas purse
secrets in grandmas purse

There were hidden depths in Grandma Kates purse.
Children,  gathered close when she came to stay, hoping
 to partake of some strange...

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Categories: humbugs, children, desire,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member The Storyteller
The Storyteller

he is always there, in those glamoured
dream soaked holy days,
etched keenly into the memory
a fixture of the summers
that flowed then melted into one another
to...

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Categories: humbugs, appreciation, childhood, summer,
Form: Free verse
holiday falsity
holiday falsity
comes just like the
gathering together
during a tragedy,
when everyone 
“forgets” their
differences & bands
in order to defeat
the common 
catastrophe of the
moment---
that which is making
its best attempt...

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Categories: humbugs, life,
Form: Free verse
Happy Birthday
Whatever your age. 
You turn the page. 
Another year gone by. 
Do not sigh. 
Every year is a lesson. 
On how to get to heaven....

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Categories: humbugs, introspection, sympathy, new year,
Form: Light Verse
'DANNY'
‘CALL-UP TIME’

They’ve taken our Danny to war, they have.
They’ve taken our Danny to war.
I wish he’d come home ‘cos I feel all alone-
So what have...

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Categories: humbugs, world war i,
Form: Verse
Sounded Like Sitting On a Cactus
Sounded Like Sitting On a Cactus

Should have to hear when at practice;
Sounded as if were sitting on a cactus;
They would be,
Always off key;
Men are humbugs...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humbugs, allegory, analogy,
Form: Limerick
The twelve puns of Christmas
On the first day of Christmas
Take Advent age of Xmas countdown

On the second day of Christmas
Holly was a thorn in the side

On the third day...

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Categories: humbugs, christmas, fun, giggle, humor,
Form: Light Verse
get a hobby and find happiness
Get a hobby and you will think it is Christmas most days,
Get a hobby and happiness will be with you to stay,
Get a hobby and...

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Categories: humbugs, appreciation, bible, blessing, celebration, christmas, devotion,
Form: Didactic