Best Word Play Poems
Below are the all-time best Word Play poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of word play poems written by PoetrySoup members
POETRY FOR POETS: i own this- edition
word play, creation, metaphor, poems, poetry,
Well hopefully you've read the last "Poetry for Poets", now here's the one I wanted to write, enjoy...
POETRY FOR POETS
(I own this- edition)
I Am A Poet
word play, imagery, poetry, poets, word
The entire world to me is a stage
Every era and every age
Upon which my paper and pen can engage.
I am a poet.
Emotions I’ve captured in...
View from the prism of 'ism'
word play, satire, society, truth, word
socialism communism fascism despotism
buddhism catholicism hinduism zoroastrianism
territorialism colonialism imperialism ...
YOUR BETTER END
YOUR BETTER END
Once and again
A Jump of faith
No one can say
Or try again
To Be Thrown Overboard Soon
fun, humorous, word play,
Two scruffy pirates picked me up.
Intending to toss me overboard.
I weighed too much; they were struggling.
They needed to lighten their load.
But I was not going...
word play, black african american, community,
Walk with me,
cuz I don't wanna die young,
I wanna grow old and have
a daughter or a son, or maybe both,
ONE STEP AT A TIME
word play, adventure, growing up, hip
adventure, growing up, hip hop, repetition, word play
A ONE STEP AT A TIME ©
Life is but a hopscotch path
Players vying for placement
Rules to follow aground
Spoonerism Poetry: She's Too Titty
parody, word play,
She’s too titty to be a preacher.
She can’t even bead a rook.
A rental deceptionist? Maybe.
At my teeth she once look a took.
As a wean...
Now I’m thinking, while sitting on a chair,
There is something that I would like to share
I fear my mind is dense
Can’t make out common sense
Thoughts On MGK diss, it's just what I noticed
word play, hip hop, humorous, rap,
Beard looks weird,
that's a lyrical genius to be feared,
you wrote a 6 year song and got the facts wrong,
fired with the hair and safety still...
word play, corruption, dark, psychological, word
How do you change a lie into the truth?
Alchemy, dear children ...
this is how it's done, using unverifiable proof
First, you take a sick, dirty lie,
On The Bottom Shelf
word play, angst, conflict, fear, growth,
He made me ponder my greatest fear
not ghosts nor goblins grinning ear to ear
The one that I really fear most
is the one peering back...
word play, appreciation, art, beautiful, passion,
I write my poems in a deep thought
with the pain my life dearly bought
Lost, listening to my vanishing muse
this world's whispers I often use!
word play, humorous, life, weather, word
Extremely high winds are forecast due to an influx of sprouts over Christmas . My New Year’s resolution to avoid chocolate is not the...
slam, smart, word play,
Enter the Everest that devastates
as he never ever rests and demonstrates
his quick wit picnic of traits that place
with lickety split flicks on...
Kung Fu Wisdom
humor, word play,
"Boards don't hit back" (Bruce Lee).
"Boards do hit back" (Bruised Knee)....
word play, anxiety, character, confidence, conflict,
I'm a grit teeth beginner breaking out the cage,
growing strong and fitter with wit coming of age,
squeezing letters out of lemons got me in a...
word play, angst, friendship, social, word
Clique ... clique
Peer pressure is a gun
Low self-esteem wanting popularity,
gather together in small clusters
Grapes of wrath ... attack anybody
who try to break the bind
funny, poets, word play,
Knock, knock who's there in my bathroom?
Jan the princess of posterior interior transfer
Knock, knock who's there not in my hot tub?
Cheryl the magnificent moonlight moon...
A Plate of Disorder
word play, anger, confusion, food, mental
A Plate of Disorder
Are you ready to Disorder Sir?
What can I tempt you for a starter,
May I recommend the Turmoil Soup?
Garnished with Havoc Green Tartar.
A Man from Duluth
drink, humor, word play,
There once was a man from Duluth
whose habit was spinning the truth.
He had told the same tale
(every day without fail;
'twas getting quite long in the...
Indie Anna Jones
word play, cool, identity, romantic, word
Foxy ponytail got a sharp tongue,
her pretty jade eyes blink-blink lashes
really cut to the chase
Keep the skirt hounds on the run,
obsession scent spur their...
word play, humor, humorous, silly, word
One day I delivered a poem
one that seemed to be premature
so I swaddled her up
and set her aside
to grow 'til I felt reassured
How she yowled...
The Writer In Me
word play, art, poets, slam, spoken
Is a soldier
He uses original paint to avoid crises during his war paintings
To avoid worries he frames experience in simple pictures
He knows tears can erase...
word play, growing up, rap, slam,
Renegade teenage rage babes
thinkin’ they all grown, all knowin’
when they seedlin’s barely sown
bleedin’ teenage angst with teenage crankst
always rhymin’ and...