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Best Main Dish Poems

Below are the all-time best Main Dish poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of main dish poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Please, Pull Up a Chair
I’d like you to bring me a dinner for two -
A serving for me and a serving for you.
I’ll order up something that we two...

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Categories: main dish, fun,
Form: Light Verse



A Bohemian Maze of True Evil
Once so loyal and always true the gargoyles watch everything now
During their stony slumbers with their careful one-eyed open view,
As evil red-eyed demons rain down...

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Categories: main dish, creation, dark, evil, god, heaven, mother
Form: Narrative
MARRIAGE OF BUTTERFLIES IN SPRING
Spring comes, cool breeze flow
conveying the message of peace
with a pleasant and perfumed blow.
Flowers blossom with redolent fumes.
Butterflies worried for their marriage 
inviting friends,with paused...

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Categories: main dish, butterfly, seasons, spring,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member A Bohemian Maze of True Evil
Once so loyal and always true the gargoyles watch everything now
During their stony slumbers with their careful one-eyed open view,
As evil red-eyed demons rain down...

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Categories: main dish, dark, evil, fantasy, god, horror, metaphor,
Form: Narrative
I Want
I want to be the apple of your eye.
I want to be on your plate, your pie.
I want to be seen by you as first...

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Categories: main dish, life, love, sad, me, love, me,
Form: I do not know?



The Sport of Fishing
They say that fishing is a sport,
but who wants to compete with a fish?
These small, slimy swimmers
often end up as someone's main dish.
The fish's pea...

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Categories: main dish, funny, nature, sports, fishing,
Form: Rhyme
PSYCHOTIC TRIP
PSYCHOTIC JOURNEY
by
JOHN M. ARRIBAS


Feeling really beat,  I went to bed early last night
Suddenly awakened feeling something’s not right
There was total darkness, I was not...

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Categories: main dish, allegory, allusion, dark, dream, evil, horror,
Form: Rhyme
Fish Deeper, says He
Rainy days chill makes me lazy here in my cabin
Only croaks of frogs, I hear, singing with no rhythm, 
Snails crawl on the ground; earthworms...

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Categories: main dish, adventure, faith, fishing, freedom, fun, giggle,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Dinner for two, don't mind if I do

Dinner for two, don’t mind if I do

I’d like you to bring me a dinner for two -
A serving for me and a serving for...

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Categories: main dish, food, friend, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Matter of Choice
some may pray
others stray

believe as you wish
life is the main dish

you may even hate me
just don’t hang me from tree

how we live is our choice
you...

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Categories: main dish, god, hate, life, religion,
Form: Couplet
Hard At Work
Waiter: With a smiling face, I came to her table and presented the menu.
           ...

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Categories: main dish, anxiety, appreciation, drink, food, silly, work,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member A Bohemian Maze of True Evil
A Bohemian Maze of True Evil

Once so loyal and always true the gargoyles watch everything now
During their stony slumbers with their careful one-eyed open view,
As...

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Categories: main dish, dark, evil, fantasy, god, horror, metaphor,
Form: Narrative
Mr Mish got screwed on the fish




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Categories: main dish, fun,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member BREAD
Hailed through the ages as the staff of life,
It takes many forms in each town and fief.
There's white bread and brown bread, biscuits and scones,
And...

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© Judy Ball  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: main dish, food,
Form: Quatrain
What's for Supper?
I jumped from the plane while making a wish
My purpose and plan was feeding the fish
Now feeding the crocodile
I suddenly lost my smile
Invited to supper...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: main dish, funny
Form: Limerick
Oh look it is the otter dance
Otter trance dance meets mice, worms and soups

A single iron is fed up with flattening material. In fact it has spoke of breaking. It considers...

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Categories: main dish, assonance, baby,
Form: I do not know?
Favourite food for Christmas
Joulupoyta
Feast fit for a king on a day the king was born
17 Nov 2015


Joulupöytä (translated "Yule table") is the name of the traditional assortment of...

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Categories: main dish, food,
Form: Verse
Pleiades K Kennel
Kennel brimming with dogs,
kibble and bits main dish,
kneel down get doggie kiss,
knoll walk a special treat,
kinetic happy feet,
know they need family,
kindly adopt they're free.



3-8-17...

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Categories: main dish, caregiving, dog,
Form: Verse
Premium Member REFLECTIONS
Reflections, come many a kind, yours one way different comes mine.

Now when I look in the mirror my image couldn't be clearer but is who...

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Categories: main dish, adventure, beautiful, change, courage, forgiveness,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member THE TOUCH OF LOVE
Hello, Hello, my darling
Hello my love, my love
Such a love, is your touch
I feel it so much
The touch of it is, the touch of your...

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Categories: main dish, adventure, boyfriend, desire, first love, girlfriend,
Form: Lyric
Pink tears of julia
can I have a silent treatment? 
where no soul will hear my screams and lament? 
it's shameful.. I can't even raise my head up. I...

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Categories: main dish, abuse, father daughter,
Form: Choka
Servant of Love
Your love was like a seven course meal,
being served precisely to how I feel.
For appetizers we became friends,
filling our thirst till the very end.
My hunger...

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Categories: main dish, love, love,
Form: I do not know?
Trigger Heart

Lung smoke and mirrors
shatter the wed dream with a bang
The lies become clearer

A hail of false bullet vows rang,
revolving deceit adulterously sang

Ring finger is missing...

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Categories: main dish, allusion, dark, hurt, marriage,
Form: Rhyme Royal
Granny's Couscous and Grandpa's Orchard
'' Part Two ''



The Deep And The Wild

In the cold mornings...

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Categories: main dish, grandparents, life, memory, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Spicy Spaghetti Bolognese
Italian recipes I do absolutely love
especially enticed with some spice
plenty of water at your side
cools the tongue with a little ice

Spaghetti Bolognese is my fav
brings...

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Categories: main dish, appreciation, food, international,
Form: Rhyme