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Best Operator Poems

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


Premium Member Smooth Elevator Operator
Smooth Elevator Operator
I truly am a smooth operator 
When I let one loose in the elevator
If it’s only me there my air blows free
Have got...

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Categories: operator, cheer up, humorous,
Form: Rhyme



THE PRINTING PRESS OPERATOR
The sound of the presses
   While they run at high speed
      The reporters and editor
   ...

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Categories: operator, on work and working,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Lady In White
One pitch black night I was driving home and was ready for my bed
My usual route was closed for repairs so I took the minor...

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Categories: operator, car, dark, humor, scary,
Form: Rhyme
MGMT:Please FIX ME SOME SOUP
*(For Me, the soup tastes good, For others...not so much.)

INDEED, there may be something wrong with the Soup
if spices don't get right many people will...

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Categories: operator, change, community, corruption, courage,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Jan's Sonnet Sedan - Tribute Limerick
When an Ode Operator named Jan
hits the road in her Sonnet sedan,
she keeps Lines in their lanes
riding Rhyme's rough terrains
and drives home every Poe'm that...

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Categories: operator, car, encouraging, fun, journey,
Form: Limerick



Battle Rap
Battle Rap


...poet in da house...


Now have a listen, for I’ll be a kissing…I’m on a mission
And you’ll be a pissing your hemolysin…a smelly emission
My words...

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Categories: operator, fun, rap,
Form: Rhyme
The Dragline
THE DRAGLINE  for Pete Brett 

One hundred foot boom 
 7-½-yard bucket 
The tracks are like 
 Ones on the tracks of a tank
They...

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Categories: operator, family, dance, me, old,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member GOD WE BLAME YOU
GOD we blame you for the evil that we do. Why don't you keep coming to our rescue? Just wipe it all away, make everything...

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Categories: operator, forgiveness, freedom, future, happiness,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member End ego
"Three
stands for 
Trinity-
Generator,
Operator, Destroyer - GOD. I am 
the greatest number". Number three boasted.
Zero humbly
said, "I am 
nothing
but 
when 
I am
alongside,
value goes up.
All have own...

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Categories: operator, 10th grade, emotions,
Form: Tetractys
Who's In Control Up There

Today, a screech from a hawk reminded me 
Of being in a car wreck years ago, like
The synapse door to my remembrance room opened
And the...

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Categories: operator, funny, memory,
Form: Free verse
THE MATRIARCH
THE MATRIARCH 
(In Memory of Eva Vescovi Dixon 1910-2010) 
by Tina (Vescovi) Lasley 

She was a Sister, Mother, Aunt and Friend 
Someone on whom you...

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Categories: operator, dedication, devotion, family, friend,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Reminiscence of My Childhood
Reminiscence of My Childhood
By Franklin Price
12/1/2016

 Reminiscence of my childhood
Looking back on younger days
When life was not so hectic
Mass media not the craze

No such things...

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Categories: operator, age, books, computer, remember,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Spring Showers
Living on a mountain top in Vermont "Spring Showers" are very dangerous
With several feet of snow still covering the rocky terrain above the tree line
a...

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Categories: operator, mountains, natural disasters, rain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Unquotable quotes: Janitor, Gardienne, Portero, Sereno, Hausgast -XXXII Part Two
Unquotable quotes: The Janitor, Gardienne, Landlady, Housekeeper, Portero, Sereno and the Hausgast –XXXii Part Two

The duties of the Housekeeper in the U.K. par rapport au...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: operator, dedication, destiny, devotion, good
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member My First Job

My place of work they used to call ”Ma Bell”
As switchboard operator, “number please”
Became my tool of their “advanced intel”  
With wires and plugs...

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Categories: operator, jobs,
Form: Sonnet
MEEP MEEP
“Hello, and thank you for calling Acme Products! Please listen to the following selections as our menu options changed 5 years ago and we want...

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Categories: operator, business, funny, hilarious, parody,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Mm, Shopping
         There was once a georgeous brunette
      Whilst shopping broke into a...

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Categories: operator, funnylonging,
Form: Limerick
THE HEART SHAPED HIGHWAY
The story of two different highway drives
But it all amounts to a strive
The event is a Greyhound male bus Operator named Jeff
The Female Trucker being...

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Categories: operator, adventure, beautiful, beauty, business,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Uh, Tower, We Have A Problem Here
They were nearing LaGuardia Airport when the pilot felt a sudden urge.
He told the copilot to grab the yoke saying his bladder he must purge!
He...

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Categories: operator, funny, prayer,
Form: Rhyme
The Collection Plate is not a Payphone
The preachers say they have my God on speed dial  
A ladder to the heavens once again
Operator, put me through directly
This time I just...

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Categories: operator, angst, death, faith, forgiveness,
Form: Rhyme
Whirl of food processor and I, in space
I was preparing a blue-berry cake for supper,
Foaming it saw some spinning rings on the syrupy mixture 
It reminded me of the sequence of cosmos;
As...

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Categories: operator, imagery, imagination, mystery, planet,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Froth
Froth
           by Odin Roark

Come
Be my operator
Me your camera

Medium shot
Lower Manhattan sidewalk café
He in Armani suit...

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© Odin Roark  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: operator, life,
Form: Prose Poetry
Big Wheel
Big Wheel

I was draped in stars, and filled with whiskey,
When the operator stopped the ride
My head tipped back, drinking in the shadows,
Red beaded earrings swaying...

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Categories: operator, introspection, life, passion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Like It Was Yesterday
I remember fish sticks for Friday night dinners
And having phones mounted on the wall
And when calling my parents to come pick me up
Hearing the operator...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: operator, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
THE TENURE STAR
It all started when I took a typing test
I did 95 words per minute and made two errors
The requirement was 50 or more words
Human Resources...

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Categories: operator, career, celebration, clothes, dedication,
Form: Rhyme