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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,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member Fact Or Fool Who be You
Fact Or Fool Who be You

I have seen
fools ranting 
what's up Pink Floyd
No thinkers, no education 
only poets with muse and frustration

The deniers of science
are...

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Categories: freedom, health, hyperbole, immigration,
Form: Free verse
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, they promote pleasure.

Invisible, atop of dragonflies
they...

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Categories: hyperbole, 8th grade, cute, fairy,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Time


Time is not
     a ticking clock,
          it has
    ...

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Categories: hyperbole, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: 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,
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: hyperbole, allegory, fantasy, hero, humorous,
Form: Epic
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 ebony fingers dip
into the coral waters.
And Sol paints shades of...

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Categories: beautiful, color, hyperbole, imagery,
Form: Blank verse
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,
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,
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,
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,
Form: Rhyme
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 Bursts Of Light

Like shooting stars that pierce the dark,

they paint the sky with bursts of light.

And oohs and ahhs follow each spark,

like shooting stars that pierce the...

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Categories: beauty, celebration, firework, hyperbole,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member Dragon Eyes


She enters a 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: hyperbole, beauty, character, fantasy, feelings,
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,
Form: Quatrain
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,
Form: Free verse
Instruction
Instruction
by Michael R. Burch

Toss this poem aside
to the filigreed and the wild tide
of sunset.

Strike my name,
and still it is all the same.
The onset

of night is...

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Categories: hyperbole, extended metaphor, fantasy, happiness,
Form: Pastoral
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 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,
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
Form: Imagism
Premium Member Are we all but a number
                        ...

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Categories: appreciation, hyperbole, introspection, life,
Form: Free verse
Inertia
Inertia makes a monster of my
Self
I'm insatiable for making a 
Progress.
Move, don't just tell yourself
You will.
Set the rules, then transgress.
The rebel inside of you deserves
Respect.

You're...

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Categories: hyperbole, inspiration, metaphor, strength,
Form: Free verse