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Best Hunner Poems

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


Premium Member Sawney Bean, legend of a cannibal - written in broad Scots dialect
Thar was nae richt ae laddie sair
wha heft a cave 'side Galloway,
wi' nae jaiken he griftit dare
as he was nae tae lippen tae.

Ill-naitur'd  fishwife...

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Categories: hunner, history,
Form: Quatrain



The Bandit Kings! (a golf poem)
Written in Scottish dialect.

Jack, Bernard and John, the Bandit Kings,
Hae handicaps wae too high.
Each o’ them score four points a hole,
Ah canna tell ye a...

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Categories: hunner, friendship, funny, sports
Form: Verse
Mary Ann Dow Stuart Gardiner
My Mother
Mary Ann Dow Gardiner

Mary Ann Dow Stuart wis her maiden name,
Noo, she wisnae a Scoatish Lass o' fame.
Born in nineteen hunner an' five on...

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Categories: hunner, dedication, night, me, night, time, mum,
Form: Quatrain