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Best Hyperbole Poems

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


Premium Member I See You
I See You...

Wanderer, wanderer, lost in the haze
void of direction, succumb to the craze.
Give ear to my madness, so deftly designed;
deception de-jour: aimed to muddle...

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Categories: confusion, corruption, emotions, hyperbole, poetry, psychological,
Form: Couplet



Flip Me Over
Old souls don't drift off and die
Sit there idle, or even care why
Achieving greatness takes time
Values and a certain state of mind

Realize, for once, it's...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hyperbole, care, courage, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Huffle-wink's Nearby


You all know about fire breathing dragons
and their obsession for hoarding treasure.
But, have you ever heard of Huffle-winks
magical creatures that promote pleasure.

Invisible, atop of dragonflies
they...

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Categories: hyperbole, 8th grade, cute, fairy, fantasy, feelings,
Form: Quatrain
I Drew A Heart

I can't watch a happy ending,
Guy gets the gal,
Girl gets her pal,
I can't do it with out crying.

Maybe I'm like you,
maybe you cry too.
I'll tell...

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Categories: hyperbole, lost love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Gentle Breeze




It begins with a gentle breeze
rustling the leaves with its touch.
Scurrying through the tops of trees
it begins with a gentle breeze.
Not enough to discourage bees
it’s...

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Categories: hyperbole, imagery, imagination, nature, wind,
Form: Triolet



'Pardon me, could you pass the Grey Poupon'
Winds caressing fringes of
   her deep chocolate tresses
as tree nymphs nimbly hid
  midst fallen maple leaves 
    happily prancing...

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© Paloma P   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: allegory, fantasy, hero, humorous, hyperbole, nonsense,
Form: Epic
Premium Member I Cry On Your Anger
I love you, but they say I can't
For I'll extinguish you
But that I will defy
That fiery independence
You bow before me and hide
How can I kill...

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Categories: destiny, fire, hyperbole, imagination, nature, water,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Crystals Of Starlight
Look up and see a dome of black velvet
lavishly set with crystals of starlight.
For as stars confetti infinity
they reveal their twinkling lights to the night.

Planets...

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Categories: beautiful, hyperbole, imagery, imagination, night, stars,
Form: Sonnet
Escaping Rhymed Detonation
Malevolent imploded uncontrollably, 
  twisting wildly maniacal posies
   amid diabolically toasted brainstem, 
angst uncompromisingly yanked tresses 
  purging stinging speech patterned...

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© Paloma P   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: allegory, hyperbole, imagery, imagination, moon, symbolism,
Form: Imagism
elbbabohcysp
There's a place whence children dwell amid

fairy stories, popcorn rainbows & candied unicorns,

which is fine & dandy except when

you're supposed to be a grown-ass adult,

some...

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© Paloma P   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crazy, humorous, hyperbole,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member For This Is The Story, An Old Poet Sought Not To Miss
For This Is The Story, An Old Poet Sought Not To Miss
 (Part One)

I've ate Eden's last apple, coveted Jason's* golden fleece
chained myself in caverns...

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Categories: creation, fantasy, hyperbole, mythology, poetry, surreal,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Sudoku Life
And I walk
across numerical figments
speaking hyperbole dialect to their imaginations.

Numb, blocky gaps
whisper invitation to secret club.

Enticing my stature
to belong
to become exponent’s side-kick.

So they can welcome...

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Categories: hyperbole, art, computer-internet, fantasy, friendship, funny, imagination,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Bursts Of Light
Like shooting stars they pierce the dark

and paint the sky with bursts of light.

As oohs and aahs follow each spark

like shooting stars they pierce the...

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Categories: beauty, celebration, firework, hyperbole, imagery,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member Dragon Eyes
She enters the room like a storm
thunder rumbling within her wake.
And a deluge of tears follow
as the very ground seems to quake.

She’s an explosion of...

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Categories: beauty, character, fantasy, feelings, hyperbole, imagery,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member This Year In English Quintain
Someone is knocking at my door
The night’s cold, my world’s dying and drear      
It’s Good Joy. Cheers! No more, no...

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Categories: hyperbole, inspiration, sad,
Form: Quintain (English)
Premium Member Last Lingering Light


A scarlet sun bleeds onto a blue sky
behind branches of a majestic oak.
And shadows ink its leaves in silhouette
as lonely crickets chirp and bullfrogs croak.

I...

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Categories: beauty, feelings, hyperbole, imagery, imagination, nature,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The Melting Pot
The humid air sweats streaming curls down the toddler’s flush cheeks like Fusilli hot from the stove. The golden ringlets cling to her forehead, bouncing...

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Categories: hyperbole, childhood,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Between The Lines
Nebulous streams, clouding my brain
Vapor trail dreams, from paper airplanes
Cherry red glow, watch with no chain
Ribbons and bows, tied to the flames

Anchors on strings, hanging...

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Categories: hyperbole,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member This Fury-Fiery Moment of Hot Sensual Love
This Fury-Fiery Moment of Hot Sensual Love

This fury-fiery moment of hot sensual love nourishes us now,
As we move from a caress to razor-close, then to...

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Categories: emotions, hyperbole, love, passion, romance, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Roses On The Moon
ROSES ON THE MOON

Midnight tickles your turned-up toes,
dawn scrapes your knees
but your head is already in daylight
kissing the setting sun and not me.
The scent of...

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Categories: absence, hyperbole, longing, memory,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Summer's Color Palette
A saffron sun sinks into
a sea of aquamarine.
And chartreuse shadows slip-slide
between frothy waves of white.

Night’s cerulean fingers
dip into coral waters.
And Sol paints shades of crimson
upon...

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Categories: beautiful, color, hyperbole, imagery, imagination, summer,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member The Eye is Such a Braggart
The eye is such a braggart with its emerald this and hazel that.
Does no one dream about an ear or a nose?
(personally ... I find...

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Categories: hyperbole, appreciation, bereavement, body, feelings, fun, humorous,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Floridian Rat
Big armadillo
invading my privacy
you are a leper...

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© Ijm seven  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: animal, hyperbole,
Form: Senryu
Essential Spirits
She was like Bordeaux,
a tall drink of spirit
He was more a hopped
pale lager like Pilsner, 
both gorgeous and
super gingered flavors,
although clashing mid
respective savored aplomb,
one so...

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© Paloma P   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hyperbole, allegory, analogy, drink, funny love, humorous,
Form: Imagism
Beneath the Ancient Aspen
Into a thick stand of autumn's golden aspen I flee
Dark eyes in ghostly bark faces seem to follow me
Wind whispering through the yellow leaves decree,
"Rest,...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hyperbole, feelings, tree,
Form: Monorhyme