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Best Tactless Poems

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

Premium Member The Tongues
The Lying Tongue
sang a song
The Flattering Tongue
played along
The Know It All Tongue
intended the composition
The Meddling Tongue
held it's position
The Harsh Tongue
kept quiet for once
The Tactless Tongue

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Categories: tactless, 10th grade, anti bullying, community, growing
Form: Free verse

Premium Member The Jester
Zany insanity,
he’s a buffoon from the moon-
Quipster and hipster,
he’s a complicated pantaloon.
Prankster gangster,
tactless with madness-
Wisecracker and entertainer
is he fun, or full of sadness? 

He’s humorous...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tactless, funny,
Form: Rhyme
The Passing of Edward
Martha was rudely awaken on Monday morning
With the phone call we all dread
“Mrs Palmer we regret to inform you
That your husband Edward is dead”
She thought...

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Categories: tactless, death, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THINK TWICE

Take a breath just pretend to light a cigarette
Mind your every thought so that you'll not regret
Avoid a tactless comment that might go south
Remember ~...

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Categories: tactless, introspection, rude, spoken word, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme
Fearless,My Spirit
You may call me harsh or even wicked
But I am more than it because I am crooked.
I may look self indulgent or resentful,
But now I...

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Categories: tactless, absence, anti bullying, bullying, desire, scary,
Form: Rhyme

How to Win That Man
perfectionism: the fragrance.
be an ideal vial
of toilet water.
discover little dainties 
in pock-marked
purge your persona 
with the devil’s 

flippancy: the fashion.
be a toothpick-skewered
be sampled
and rimmed...

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Categories: tactless, angst, satire, social
Form: Free verse
The Room, Mimi, and I
A small study lamb, 
a tea cup with sharpened lead pencils 
(number two),
 polished wooden panels:
walls dressed in masks
 (African vodun mugs).  

An old...

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Categories: tactless, imagination
Form: Free verse

Bad taste?
They know not what is at stake
They do as they please
Then later beg for forgiveness
A right sin
And a dismal business

Nothing is shocking...

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Categories: tactless, allegory,
Form: Imagism
The Funky Train 2
  The nation is very rich indeed
 Wounded out of loss direction;
 Wounded out of lack of ambition,
 Weeping out of lack of...

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Categories: tactless, urbanloss, cry, loss,
Form: Free verse
You don't have to speak English well, or even at all, to be a British monarch
William the First was our last king to come uninvited
though invincible armadas have sometimes been sighted.

Foreign kings were imported in cases of doubt.
Native kings had...

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Categories: tactless, england,
Form: Couplet
I have known this girl for quite long.
Been friends for years tied with strong thong.
Had hundreds of pictures with cool bonds.
Share deep stories like a...

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Categories: tactless, for her,
Form: Narrative
The Plains are Painted in Red
His massive head was adorned with a wooly crown,
and his robes decorated with ermine of brown
What a majestic monarch roaming with regal grace.
He was mighty,...

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Categories: tactless, life, nature, horse,
Form: Rhyme
Miss Know It All
That girl with a Nicki Minaj look really annoys me,

She boasts a lot thing that truly makes me dizzy.

Whenever I talk something about myself,

She overreacts...

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Categories: tactless, anger, angst, woman,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Loss-TY

Lonely is the Heartless, Tactless mind.
Knowing only Senseless, Loveless time.


Your Turn For A Tyburn
Sponsored by: charles messina 


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Categories: tactless, loss,
Form: Tyburn
Never tactless, never nagging,
Always friendly, always smiling -
That was my convenient tactics
But right now I`m mad and frantic.

I shall not burst into tears.
I have lost...

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Categories: tactless, lost love, love,
Form: I do not know?
The Great Big Yellow M
The Great Big Yellow “M” 
If all you want is a democratic certainty
to be as free as free in the USA
the coca cola fee...

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Categories: tactless, foodyellow,
Form: Free verse
A pointed bank note
A bibliographic oceanographic espionage is merely a tidal titan in a mesmerising swimsuit sipping tequila sunrise on a pool side sun lounger on a large...

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Categories: tactless, baby, blessing,
Form: I do not know?
Freudian slips of the tongue
many a foot in month 
statement uttered  
wish that they could 
be taken back but 
they never can be 
many an unintentional
tactless remark were

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Categories: tactless, conflict,
Form: Lyric

Sometime, Glory will come to me and say,

«I am sure you have waited for me a long time!

Meet me now, as though I am...

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Categories: tactless, funny, imagination, song-me, me,
Form: Lyric
An Ethnographer's Note
When I write this moon on my eyes
Who will read?
In what language will you discover
Your surprise
At the boundary of words
Babel high between you and I?


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Categories: tactless, historyme, me, moon,
Form: Free verse
Sludge: An update to Glitter
He looks down on me in his condescending way
    Without words, he pities me,
And without words, I accept    ...

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Categories: tactless, love,
Form: Blank verse
An internal prophecy, fulfilled
Confirming disbelief in myself
You’ve always been tactless 
Condemning me to live knowing 
I am omniscient


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Categories: tactless, jealousy,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member 80s 2 dancing in time with god
Hey There

Giving so much 
I can't see you
with your husband4
That should be me
We tested the waters and the great sea
found a sailor.
Nearby I fixed the...

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Categories: tactless, depression,
Form: Free verse