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Best Sugarplum Poems

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

the sign said naughty room
rambunctious conundrum
rambling about some dumb outcome
you can try if you want
but this guy can never be outdone
can't stop now, I'm having too much fun
don't like...

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Categories: sugarplum, art, nonsense,
Form: Light Verse


When duskfall  glints across a  lustrous  arc
Deepening the green of our Yuletide pine;
My eyes capture this eternal  wonder
As  a ladder...

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Categories: sugarplum, memory, tree,
Form: Light Verse
Adam's ale the sugarplum agonizing for it*


*A placer in a contest...

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Categories: sugarplum, addiction, candy, water,
Form: Monoku
What Exactly is Christmas
What Exactly is Christmas?
By: Caroline Knudsen

Christmas isn’t just about the presents you receive and the food.
It’s not based on all the cute decorations.
It’s more than...

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Categories: sugarplum, birth, caregiving, celebration, christian, december, jesus,
Form: ABC
Winter Fair
The sun shines in like honey
across a sugarplum lane
laden with icicles dripping slow
or freezing fast suspended un-dripped
where the water flows not
or does at the whim

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Categories: sugarplum, inspirational, introspection, life, loss, lost love,
Form: Free verse


Is it just me?   Or
Does everybody secretly 

-Want to lie down and roll in a...

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Categories: sugarplum, inspirational
Form: List
A Letter Of The Lost Alphabets II Continuation
As we headed with the shadows
Along the primrose path
You were bemused, you were afraid
You were alone
You let to live along with those
humanoids from the deep

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Categories: sugarplum, dedication, lost love, sad, me, lost,
Form: Free verse
treasured untold shenanigans of santa, his elves and reindeer
only by a fluke did I manage 
   to worm winning trust 
   among Christmas elves and reindeer
confident this generic guy,...

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Categories: sugarplum, christmas, holiday, humor, myth, satire, snow,
Form: Light Verse
The Humbug
 When you see sugarplum reindeer pulling,              a chocolate Santa  in...

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© John Beam  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sugarplum, christmas, dream, humor,
Form: Free verse
CHRISTMAS A Holiday home contest
Our holiday home decorated with Christmas bells.
Gingerbread cookies and all those seasonal smells.
The day is filled with Christmas cheer.
Welcome to my Holiday home at this...

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Categories: sugarplum, holidayday, christmas, time, home, christmas, day,
Form: Kyrielle
the better late than never free admission confessio
...exhortations against Ole Saint Nick
(alternately titled untold treasured shenanigans of Santa)

his elves and reindeer discovered only 
by colluding via "FAKE" fluke 
did I manage to...

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Categories: sugarplum, analogy, december, giggle, imagination, lust, metaphor,
Form: I do not know?
Horror Love
You are gluttonous, wrathful, and frigid
I’m always watching you, even as you sleep
We're killers with murderous instincts
I’ll annihilate all that hurts you, spit on their...

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Categories: sugarplum, dark, evil, love, lust, sexy,
Form: Free verse
The Tired Working Man
One more time, I must reiterate one more time
that I'm not complaining
I'm for once trying to find the bright side 
of this inflatable balloon called...

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Categories: sugarplum, work,
Form: Free verse
Blood Lust
I'm tired, uninspired, nothing's fun anymore,
     sick of working so much and still being poor.
Christmas is coming and all I feel...

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Categories: sugarplum, animals, death, depression, holiday, loss, people,
Form: Lyric
Pouring out her heart

At times, I sank low
At times, I felt on top of the world
Questioning why ebb and flow.
Why the bitterness creeps in, I asked?
Nobody knows, I...

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Categories: sugarplum, love, missing, mother,
Form: I do not know?
exhortations against Ole Saint Nick
the (better late than never) 
free admission confession, exhortations against Ole Saint Nick

treasured untold shenanigans of Santa, 

his elves and reindeer discovered only 

by colluding...

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Categories: sugarplum, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Kissing Lips
  Waves of romance caress her dreamy shore,
   Desire in its rise and dips
 I only want to hug her more

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sugarplum, desire, kiss, romance,
Form: Quintain (English)
Premium Member Season's Eatings
Hot apple cider
Cinnamon savors
Gingerbread houses
Sugar and spice neighbors

Peppermint cocoa
Sugarplum favors
Gifting my tastebuds
With Christmastime flavors


For 'McWhirtle Me' contest
Sponsor: charles messina


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Categories: sugarplum, chocolate, christmas, sweet,
Form: McWhirtle