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Best Sulky Poems

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


3 holes Hut on Cubbie
3 holes Hut on Cubbie

Yep me an Sow the wild pig were,
Under the low set hut, yessir,
I was 12 months old, I be,
Nappies were short,...

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Categories: sulky, adventure, mum,
Form: Ballad



A Struggling Poet
they're not speaking to me now, the Muses; 
they're being stubborn, 
witholding information, like beetle-browed accomplices - 
their mouths pulled tight as drawstring purses. 
they...

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Categories: sulky, angst, on writing and
Form: Free verse
Till final bell tolls
                        ...

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Categories: sulky, poetry,
Form: Prose Poetry
Aub
  Aub
Aubrey Gordon Joseph Mc'Govern 
by Don Johnson... 
he was born in 1895 to a land so different then, 
one of three boys born...

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Categories: sulky, adventure, old, old,
Form: Ballade
Take Me As I Am
You’re too late to apologize to me

For your foolish, senseless decision-making 

Accidents happen, but you purposely

Lied to me in my face – teary-eyed, terribly shaking...

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Categories: sulky, deep, depression, desire, endurance,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member stormbears
stormbears

great swathes of rain
pushed, herded by gale gusts
from the north edging on arctic

moves down on polar bear paws
rumble, tumble dark across my sky
whispering vestiges of...

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Categories: sulky, autumn,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Nay Greet for me Lass
Nay greet for me, I yet live   
ne'er was I a bairn to ye
mind me ere  I once were   ...

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Categories: sulky, death, friendship, tribute,
Form: Verse
No Peace
The community is quiet, everywhere is cool, 
People going about  their business, children  going to school,
 The community has regain some sort of...

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Categories: sulky, peace, war, peace, community,
Form: Verse
Premium Member TERRIBLE TEENS
Crochety,crusty and cross,
ever at a loss;
testy,touchy and huffy,
full of fickle fears,
impulsive teenage years.

Sulky,sullen then glad
faddish,fretful or sad;
tense,dejected and downcast,
each day changing fast.

Like a chameleon cast
by...

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Categories: sulky, teen,
Form: Alliteration
THE PATH TO LOVE
Love is won, then it conquers all through patience
But that's impossible without being kind
The two above build one to be honest
Suppressing all the feelings of...

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Categories: sulky, love,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member Dragon Slayer, No
Dragon Slayer! Dragon Slayer! Just say it isn’t so! Just Look at that cutesy face! 
Behind the scary teeth, fire, and smoke… Choke…Ah… he’s gentle...

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Categories: sulky, fantasy, fun, funny, happiness,
Form: Light Verse
Happy Medium
Cuz god made me a Lamb CooCooCachoo,
And Blake a tyger with the potential to do.
I am one of the Unhappy; we’ve seen an unsettling light.
I...

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© Gnar Whale  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sulky, angst, god, me, light,
Form: I do not know?
GOD'S CANVAS
He scraped the paint from his pallet and smeared it on his canvas
On his mind was a folksy sun rise
A glowing medallion, triumphant
Blazing in orange,...

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Categories: sulky, art, sky,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Hoosier Farmer
Like his fathers before him, he was a tiller of the soil.
He loved the old farmstead that was built with sweat and toil.
He farmed with...

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Categories: sulky, on work and workingold,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Joy Filled Heart
The God of the universe
who did all things create
promise to those that trust Him
a spirit filled joyful state

This joy has no final depth
there's no limit...

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Categories: sulky, god, joy, spiritual, universe,
Form: Rhyme
Wordplay Extravaganza
I saw a little boy and two pretty girls play on the beach
He took a few back steps and caught the ball 
But hit his...

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Categories: sulky, beach, girl, humor,
Form: Limerick
Monkey Fingers
Ooh! Ooh! Monkey-Fingers!
Stabby, jabby, chunky fingers,
Pawing at my touchscreen like a primate in a zoo,
Hit, miss, proddy, pokey,
Stupid smartphones just provoke me,
How can I hit...

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Categories: sulky, fun, funny, humor, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Black Poison2
Black Poison 2

Black Poison was on Cubbie ,
the famous cotton station,      (just sold $300 million to the Chinese)
Bronco Don swapped...

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Categories: sulky, adventure, mum,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member TWO BOYS SEARCHING FOR SEASHELLS
There must be a storm coming around three,
the low waves are sulky as they roll in by making dull sounds; 
the smile on two boys...

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Categories: sulky, children, november, sea, boy,
Form: Rhyme
Thelma Leeson
Thelma Leeson.......
is in a nursing home, dementia will take her,
 and I will recite this at her funeral.

Thelma Jane was a Leeson and she was...

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Categories: sulky, adventure, mum,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member The Truth Of Rainbows

Heaven, shedding dark tears

Makes this dull, grumpy day

Sulky storms puff their chests

Dressed in suits, flannel gray

They brood and they grumble

And complain of their mood

They're damp...

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Categories: sulky, analogy, emotions, metaphor, rainbow,
Form: Rhyme
Vrai Foi I
Forth, backward he espies
Soaked in the state of melancholy
Dwindle out of joy
Looking sluggish somber, sulky

Seems fidelity is gone
affiliated with termination cum uncertainty
baffled of what tomorrow...

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Categories: sulky, appreciation, blessing, confidence, courage,
Form: Free verse
EXERCISE ! DON'T EXERT !!

‘Couch potato’,
‘Couch potato’,
Vexed by every one,
A mother of one,

A woman bulky,
Became sulky.
Coaxed to work-up,
For fitness to develop,

Took to swimming,
Jogging and running,
And drastic dieting,
All unscientific training,

Swift...

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Categories: sulky, caregiving, health, introspection, life,
Form: I do not know?
What Can Move Me Now
What can move me now?

Like a flower I am stuck,
 in a hole, in a rut
And time will dig me deeper still.

When chattering keys
and computer...

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Categories: sulky, fear, love, sad, me,
Form: Free verse
you cant stop me
you cant stop me
i was born to be a
beauty of a monster
feed me your hearts 
just for fun
not sustaining life
feelings besides my own
get me high
i...

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Categories: sulky, dark, desire, introspection, psychological,
Form: Free verse