Best Opossum Poems
Below are the all-time best Opossum poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of opossum poems written by PoetrySoup members
opossum, animals, children, funny
The Virginia Opossum has
A funny little piggy nose.
She keeps her babies in a pouch,
And climbs with her opposing toes!
"Opossum Pouch Sanctuary"
Non, hairy, haven,
The momma possum’s bosom,
Purse pouch vouches safe,
For babies facing drama,
Momma's death by car trauma!
In Honor Of: Chris Aechtner & Contest: Sanctuary
Baby opossums are...
opossum, nature, autumn,
Leaves are beauty of the Master’s touch
…beds of leaves for homes of squirrels and such
Bunched by opossum in the hollow of an old oak ...
opossum, nature, seasons,
Objurgatory crow lookout
Cawing to obdurate friends
Telling them to flee fall garden
Opossum grins by Persimmon
Because berries gone as are figs
Every animal has eaten fill
Ready now for...
The Wild Kingdom
opossum, poetry, rap, word play, words, work,
Winter, Spring, Summer and Autumn
Changes rarely or often
Occuring by the top of the river mouth and at the bottom
Near and far from fruits and vegetables...
Mother Nature's Tapestry At Her Best
opossum, environment, nature,
She is an unsung, unaware, unbridled, unsuspecting scene, deep in the woods, lost in time.
Not ventured into by hunter, or explorer for nigh onto thirty...
Falling in Love with a Raccoon
opossum, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
The raccoon was brazen
Bold, devilishly handsome
I fell in love quickly
I know. Raccoons are no good for opossums
But the heart wants who the heart wants.
Look What You are Teaching Them
opossum, 11th grade, 4th grade, 5th grade,
"I saw some road kill on my way over," she said.
She had a horse laugh. "Just a dumb raccoon," she added.
I leapt over the sink...
Miss Foxy and Hound
opossum, adventure, animals
Miss Foxy and Hound
The fox senses spring,
The hound is too tired to fight,
Conflict delayed, friends.
The hound hides in wait,
How smart are you, Miss Foxy?
opossum, community, earth, god, language, life, poetry,
the atoms they form
molecules, cell organelles
cells, machinery of life
communities and ecosystems
planets, solar systems, galaxies
galactic clusters and their inverse
black holes the doors to other
Choosing Safe Hands
opossum, destiny, happiness, health, humor, love, nature,
I make choices each moment
of each day.
we review those choices each dreaming moment
of enculturing memory.
We choose within a range
of permacultural resonance
--regenerative polycultural long-range potential...
A fellow named Joe
opossum, adventure, animal, autumn, bird,
There was once a fellow named Joe
Who saved money for an expensive bow ...
Sun up Sun down
opossum, anxiety, beauty, change, confusion, creation, life,
Sun up to Sun down the pace of life does not slow .
Day fades to Night in this never ending fight.
One week down, a thousand...
The Tulip Fairies
opossum, fantasy, childrensweet, sweet, , Lullaby,
Deep in the land of the Cumberland
Where the moonbow blushes the sky
The tulip fairies were dancing
As the tune of the loon filled the sky
The Trolls Come Out At Night
opossum, adventure, animal, bullying, cat, conflict, courage,
Some cat entered my room one night
I thought it was a ghost
It smelled like something had just died
But I must oblige my guest as the...
If I Were a Blood Sucking Parasite
opossum, nature, on work and working, political,
If I were a blood sucking parasite
I'd hide in the stilt grass and wait
For the next feast to walk by.
Usually it's a deer or opossum,
opossum, allegory, history, native american, philosophy, places,
Across the River, West 'tis that
at the cliffs & clefts of Victoria above
blackish waters slick as Legislation, of Verrazzano
& not-so-merried ferries, the promontory sits...
Plants and Things
opossum, funny, imagination, nature, love,
For every drop of rain that falls... they say a flower grows.
Well, at my house I’ll need a lot, with dogs at play, you know.
Into the midst of the hen flock
Brock my brown leghorn flying cock
Mediterranean breading stock
Flew off the roost to dock
When barnbyard dust settled you...
I’ve got some questions; the truth if you please
I’d like to know – does a penguin have knees
Can a rhinoceros – if he has a...
Big Bad Joe, Cowboy Husband
opossum, anger, confidence, crush, cute, cute love,
Every morning at a quarter to six, I can hear my he him trotting down the hallway to the bed where I lay, shriveled up...
opossum, earth, environment, flower, nature,
In the desert, succulents sun themselves; they’ve no need to work.
Full of drink they bask; playing Opossum for predatory eyes.
Any flower, wild or in a...
Let The Animal Band Commence
opossum, animal, fun, humorous,
Animal kingdom was invited to join the forest meadow
Band orchestrated by the deniable dictator, diabolical gorilla king
Causing loads of premature bragging from delighted grand-animals.
opossum, depression, feelings, hope, how i feel,
My eyes screamed as the blinding yellow light latched itself modest self upon me.
It happened so fast—so unexpectedly.
At first, my mouth watered as the taste...