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Best Possum Poems

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


POSSUM JUGGLING
POSSUM JUGGLING  
  Written By the Poets Listed After The Poem.  
  
Possum juggling is a trick conjuring sport.  
You...

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Categories: possum, animals, fantasypoets, , cute,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member A possum of worldly descent Oh my
There was a possum
of worldly descent
Gathering diamonds
and things it had spent

Chasing a catfish
down dragonfly row
Wanting to see if
it was someone to know

Laughed at an aardvark...

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Categories: possum, fun,
Form: Rhyme
O' possum
O' possum O' possum
Sleep the day away
Await the setting of the sun
before you go and play

As the dusk arrives at last
Awake and stretch your paws
Don't...

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Categories: possum, funny, imagination, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Playing Possum Poker

Politics is a cat-and-mouse poker game,
	     Some play it well,
others not so much
Amateurs show their hidden hand,
they got an easy-to-spot tell
But...

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Categories: possum, corruption, political, truth, wisdom,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Possum Stew
To weigh him hold him by tail
   Six pounds fresh not stale
   Skin if not and toss in pot
  ...

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Categories: possum, food
Form: Epulaeryu



Ode to O possum
O possum, lying on the road.
Why did you leave your abode?
Are you sleeping or dead?
I see trauma, but no red.
O possum, did you look both...

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Categories: possum, death, dedication, life, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Oops, It Was An Accident
Oops, It was an Accident

I accidentally let one loose
on a blind date with a guy named Bruce.
We went to the movies on that fateful day
happily...

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Categories: possum, anxiety, hilarious, youth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Autumn Emblazon Pigments
  Emblazon pigment leaves in autumn 
    Sun's lull shadow playing possum.

Autumn rich hues of amber, anticipating
  Slowly trembling, slowly...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: possum, autumn,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Keep It Turnin' to the Right
Oklahoma cowboy, tough coal miner’s son
Born in Henryetta, south of Tulsa some
Raised by daddy’s momma, taught him wrong from right
Daddy taught him ropin’, taught him...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: possum, day, earth, funny, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Singing In The Rain
It was raining and all were feeling blue. Writer’s block wasn’t helping…
What was I to do? Suddenly… in popped the Possum of Possibilities!
Then a most...

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Categories: possum, fantasy, fun, funny, happiness,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Dinner on the Redneck Riviera
Cuter than a June bug was Blossom
Bubba's hound had a nose for possum
   Bush moved and they watched it shake
   Not...

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Categories: possum, funny
Form: Limerick
Two Hand Clap
I've got a fist full of Buddha,
And a fist full of Rand,
A pocket full of Jesus,
And the other's filled with sand,
That's in case I need...

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Categories: possum, america, anti bullying, celebrity,
Form: Free verse
Matricide/Mother Earth
I have come to accept the possibility
that I, myself, may be partially to blame       (my compost pile of shame)...

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Categories: possum, nature, people, slam, visionary,
Form: Lyric
Pig a billa
Pig a billa

Good tucker is ol pig-billa,
Porcupine Echidna hey,
Favourite food of Aboriginals,
Has him own spears anyway,

Track him cross the hot red sand,
Which way does he...

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Categories: possum, adventure,
Form: Ballad
More Animal Footles-Just For Fun
 
These are just for fun...I am trying my hand at them!

DROMEDARY'S NAIL POLISH
 camel enamel

SMALL UNSENTIMENTAL HORSE
  stony pony

WILD DOG LANGUAGE
  dingo...

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© Deb Wilson  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: possum, animal, funny,
Form: Footle
Hillbilly Abduction

One night while I was sleeping
The bed began to shake
I knew right then without a doubt
That I was wide awake

Here they come once again 
To...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: possum, funnyme, night, old, blue,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Armano the Auracano
Armano the Auracano of Rock Star fame
Will never be singing on his stage again

A fan. a critter, or even a possum 
Has taken his life,...

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Categories: possum, animals, family, loss, nature,
Form: Couplet
Of Poet Robert Hinshaw, Bob Hope returns
Robert Hinshaw, what you do is great,
 i say because, its comedy in poetry,
we  could use a few more like you,
 to tickle us...

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Categories: possum, adventurewords,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Stoplight Fireflies
Stoplight Fireflies


Stoplight fireflies blink yellow
over vacant intersections

Owls whisper on the mist
mime-like field mice listen

Soft surf muffles side step
clatter of crab legs

Feral eyes swallow
waning moonlight

A possum...

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Categories: possum, night, summer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member dying forests
~
forest creatures weep
for all the dead, fallen trees
once giving shelter
~
wolves howl piercingly
crying out for woodland plants
to carpet their home
~
raccoons scamper past
searching out their lost breakfast
amid...

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Categories: possum, animal, mountains, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Possums

On the road - a possum family
all quickly slaughtered together.

There is something about their crushed bodies
strewn according to size and age as they are.

The whole...

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Categories: possum, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Possums on the Run - Part 4
"Possums on the Run - Part 4"

Stars in the sky, 
he sits on his back steps,
he’s thinking of all his dreams,
his one true love, his...

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Categories: possum, childhood, daughter, father, life,
Form: Free verse
Stupid poem... lol lol lol it really makes no sense but oo well
I want to write a funny poem, one without meaning
So that everytime you read it, your going to start peeing 

It will make you laugh
think...

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Categories: possum, funnywrite, funny, write,
Form: Rhyme
The Koala
The koala is cute and cuddly
On leaves she likes to chew
She also has a tummy pouch
Like the possum and kangaroo
...

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Categories: possum, animals, children, nature, ,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member My Spring Garden
My garden is unfolding before my startled eyes.
Each blossom as it opens is a welcome, glad surprise.

The daffodils are blooming and spread sunshiny cheer,
While the...

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Categories: possum, seasons, garden, daffodils,
Form: Couplet