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Best Supping Poems

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


Premium Member Twisted Goose Goes Cuckoo for Haiku
For P.D's "Going Haiku Crazy" Contest

 
How Many?

going to St. Ives
met folks on that smelly bus
more than I could count

Just Sleep Walking?

Wee Willy Winky
caught outside...

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Categories: supping, funnyold, old,
Form: Haiku



Premium Member Dandy's Cuckoo Clock
On a spotty, sprinkled day, at the Plott's house on the block,
A squatty Uncle Scotty had sent a polka dotted,  cuckoo clock!
The family said...

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Categories: supping, childrenhouse, house,
Form: Rhyme
The Faeries are in my garden
VOICES SOFTLY TINKLING IN THE BREEZE
TINY SHADOWS AMONGST THE TREES
GOSSAMER WINGS FLUTTERING LIKE BEES
THE FAERIES ARE IN MY GARDEN

GAILY THEY PLAY IN THE LONG LONG...

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Categories: supping, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Roast Beef and Yorkshire Pudding
Pub in Yorkshire with stout and ale aplenty. 
Red faces sweating with alcohol's influence. 
Singing fine songs in reverie and ecstasy. 
Salivating at arrival of...

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© Raj Napal  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: supping, culture, england, food, humorous, nonsense, sensual,
Form: Rhyme
Pleasure Angling
Cast to the left of me, cast to my right
Cast out in front of me but I can’t get a bite
I’ve changed my tactics many...

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Categories: supping, fishing,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Easter Season
Each Wednesday evening, we eat soup and bread.
A simple meal like one our Savior ate,
Supping with dear and closest, trusted friends,
Taking the food to meet...

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Categories: supping, seasons,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Fairy Dust
Down the bottom of the garden
where the mushrooms abound
is where you will find our home
pretty houses made of cobwebs

They sparkle and glitter in the sun
see...

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Categories: supping, fairy,
Form: Free verse
Siren Sisters
NB - familiarity with the pronunciation of the British place names in this poem is essential to comprehend some of the lines - and to...

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Categories: supping, funny, men, women,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Greenwood - Villanelle
The Greenwood - Villanelle

     Under the ancient greenwood’s leafy shade,
     Beneath the hornbeam and the spreading oak
...

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Categories: supping, celebration, dance, fairy, fantasy, music, night,
Form: Villanelle
Premium Member IT WAS A STRUGGLE BUT HE GOT IT UP - FOR VIV WIGLEY

Viv had planned to be out supping real ale
But his wife had a different idea
Furniture assembly - Viv's face turn pale
but he gritted his teeth,...

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Categories: supping, cat, celebration, home, humorous,
Form: Sonnet
New Quay harbour
I sit upon the harbour wall
And feel the warm sun on my face.
I turn my gaze far out to sea
And watch the happy dolphins play.
Bright...

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© Mike Jones  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: supping, nature, places, sea,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member A Night at the Plott's
 
On a polka-dotted day, at the Plott's house down the block,
Mama Plott was plotting where to place her dandy cuckoo clock
The handy, cuckoo clock,......

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Categories: supping, house, imagination,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I, Claudia
(A Spoon River Poem)

You loved me well, you loved me long,
even with joy fading from my eyes,
my beauty your heart's silent song,
and sorrow hidden in...

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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: supping, death, grief, loss,
Form: Quatrain
Waiting For The Bloodbath (1917)
There, at the parapet, part-built with corpses,
Where we dug out the two year old bones of the French,
Stands on the second rung of the ladder,
The...

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© Tony Bush  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: supping, death, history, life, loss, social, old,
Form: Verse
Me and The Zimmer Man - continuing on
Things were not advancing much

though we hurtled across the tar;

conversation was grinding to a halt

 & that was something

 I  needed desperately  to...

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Categories: supping, fantasy,
Form: Prose Poetry
We were
Sat beneath the stars we were, supping pepsi from a can
on the bridge near castle farm, just hiding from me mam 
Twas 10 o clock...

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Categories: supping, adventure, childhood,
Form: Rhyme
Voluptuous, Sensual Me
Such a powerful stride
does the male see the hips
the well rounded hips
as he's licking his lips
this is me
voluptuous, sensual me
as I sit supping tea
sway slight...

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Categories: supping, uplifting, sensual,
Form: Rhyme
The Real Question
There's a story in the Bible that is told about the day,
A certain man named Lazarus at the edge of death lay.
Now Jesus could have...

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Categories: supping, faith, inspirationaldeath, bible, bible, death, jesus,
Form: Rhyme
designated deliberation
Bilocating bison on a leopard printed dash to save the whale. When money is organic and organs play. Sunbathing on a nightshift is never that...

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Categories: supping, beach,
Form: I do not know?
Stuff
Stuff your rock stars, your heros, your christs,
your anti-christs and anarchiests.
Stuff your false idols up your arse.
Stuff your regenerative ramblings;
the spiel of a million others
spilt...

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Categories: supping, angst, art, confusion, life, peace, philosophy,
Form: I do not know?
Reached that Certain Age
In July last, that certain barrier I passed,
I reached the age of seventy at last.
Now then, as far as I am concerned,
Certain things I can...

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Categories: supping, age, fun,
Form: Rhyme
EMBRACED based on Portrait no 3 The Blue Cat by Pamela Colman Smith 1907
EMBRACED - Embraced 

Her eyes and lips captivating, 
her large nostrils and paws supping at the wind. 
Trying to flee, her lustful charisma embraced ...

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Categories: supping, cat, death, devotion, gothic, scary,
Form: Ekphrasis
Bonfire Night
The croft was the centre of our universe,
About it all day we kids would converse.
We talked of raiding a few streets away, 
We would steal...

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Categories: supping, celebration, childhood, children, community, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
pop
Popplecoook met popplwwock on a jacket mending mission to a culinary planet. It was varied and various. The threads that were woven. To entice a...

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Categories: supping, arabic, baby, beach,
Form: I do not know?
Sailing

Oh to be sailing over the sea,
hull down, with the shore on the lee.
Hearing the sound of water dashing past the hull,
and the mournful cry...

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© 38 Tango  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: supping, adventure,
Form: Blank verse