Bowling Poems - Below
are popular examples of all types of bowling poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for bowling.
THE SISTERS OF BOWLING GREEN Categories: bowling, halloween, Form: Quatrain
Two sisters it seems lived near Bowling Green,
Each a beauty in every way.
One fair it is told with hair of pure gold,
Eyes blue as the sky in May.
The other brunette, the lovely Collette,
With eyes a deep, warm brown,
Two beautiful girls...Read More
Interview With Rock Star Johnny Bravo Categories: bowling, music, Form: Free verse
Interview With Rock Star - Johnny Bravo
So Johnny, what happened? Why did you quit your musical career before it even got started?
It was that guy with the crazy curls, Greg Brady, who quit Johnny Bravo.
And that’s the truth.
Trouble Comes In Three's Categories: bowling, allegory, word play, Form: Narrative
They say that good or bad, things happen in 3's, are best.
The Christians know of the Trinity, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, there is also the 3 wise men. 3 Monastic Vows (Poverty, Chastity, and Obedience), 3 Feet in a...Read More
The Sneaky Thunderstorm Categories: bowling, nature, poems, poetry, rain, storm, Form: Diminished Hexaverse
The approaching rainstorm,
Rolls across darkened skies;
Tries to hide in the clouds;
It will not have success.
It happens too often;
Everyone knows its goal.
It shakes the Earth and
terrifies the kids;
“boom…boom…ba bang… boom;”
Angels bowling, huh?
Do I look stupid?
Angels don’t bowl;
Soccer’s their game...Read More
Childhood Memories Categories: bowling, 11th grade, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd Form: Narrative
Playing soccer as a forward and a goalie in early childhood through first grade
meeting a pilot and a stewardess in kindergarten and even wanted to be a pilot for a while because I thought it was cool
wanting to be...Read More
COMMANDEMENTS OF LOVE Categories: bowling, love, Form: Rhyme
To love is to be romantic,
From Gay Paris to the Antarctic,
Without romance there is no love,
Watery, lukewarm, a sort of!
Never take your partner for granted,
Or distance allow you to be parted,
For these love affairs are risky
Have your love near, and...Read More
Everybody Likes to Paint Categories: bowling, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th Form: Narrative
An art party! Hooray! The second grade teacher tells her class.
You have earned it for good behavior. Everyone likes to color, right?
Everybody likes to paint. It is relaxing!
“I don’t like to,” says Bobby.
“I hate it,” says Em.
“You will love this...Read More
I'll just whip off a poem Categories: bowling, poetry, poets, sports, Form: Light Verse
Let's see now, I've got 20 minutes here
I'll just whip off a poem
or two. Who knows?
What should I write about? I need a topic
Animals? Nature? Romance? Technology?
Nah! Those...Read More
peanuts Categories: bowling, muse, Form: I do not know?
to be buffed
i need to get
to throw a
out in one
in in another
so lets take a look
at our ball
the ball of base
lets take another
and a home run
Porch is Hilariously Messy Categories: bowling, life, Form: Free verse
Porch is hilariously messy
Anyone else would be ashamed to live here. I am amused.
Vastly and proudly amused; it keeps away burglars, right?
Green striped hose, red scooter, pink Barbie helmet,
Fluffy blanket, mean cat, selfish dog, dead mouse in two pieces.
there's a defining source Categories: bowling, black african american, boy, class, racism, Form: Free verse
there's a defining source
in the small of my back
telling me to turn to new black --
the new black of knowing
and scare tactics of frowning
down on brown boys
bowling for white pins with black balls
-- big, heavy, black balls --
to the aristocrats...Read More
In Memory Categories: bowling, death, hilarious, Form: Rhyme
Mrs. Curry waddled down school corridors,
Frightening children escaped from class~
Oh,my!nSuch dangerous marauders!
As she walked, earthquake faults cracked the walls.
Good riddance to her Titanic,bowling ball breasts,
Take those gazongers with you to your divine eternal rest.
11:30 pm...Read More
Can Crush A Bowling Ball Categories: bowling, strength, Form: Limerick
Never make fun of a grizzly bear's handicap
One bite can crush a bowling ball totally flat
Best keep your distance
Even if he's persistent
He's trying to lure you in to make you his snack
Rain Has a Dancing Feel Categories: bowling, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 6th Form: Free verse
Rain has a dancing feel
It brings me night crawlers
Who swivel around on warm pavement
Creeping out the weak
Rain has her own barometer
Measuring my happiness
Am I going to smack those mud puddles with pure joy
Or am I going to moan...Read More
BOWLING NEVER GETS OLD Categories: bowling, humor, Form: Verse
I once played high school football…I even wrestled on their mat
but I was never a first class athlete…and I am comfortable with that.
My exploits in both fields will never be well known
but when it came to sports in general…I like...Read More
Bowling Categories: bowling, family, fun, memory, sports, sweet, uplifting, Form: Tanka
Full car alley bound
Rivalrous family fun
Two touching lanes booked
Helped all with shoes and ball weight
Cheered good throws, soothed gutter rolls
Enjoyed fun-filled exercise
Family memories scored
March 19, 2019 / Martin Brown's Ottoanka Challenge...Read More
WARNED Categories: bowling, dark, meaningful, Form: Free verse
Stealth it prowled
early in the morning
to not hear the warning
he closed his eyes
not to see the signs
when the clouds of darkness
he couldn’t slow their roar
or ease the quivering
the teeter tottering
like bowling pins
the tumbling down
of the rumbling chaotic...Read More
The Answer to Complaint Part 4 Categories: bowling, allah, faith, Form: Heroic Couplets
Nor Usman’s treasure-chest you own, Nor Ali’s empty bowl,
With spirits of such great forbears, What kinship has your soul?
The honoured of their times, they lived, For theirs was true iman,
You live disgraced, as having left the paths of Al-Quran.
You roll...Read More
Steering a Car on Ice and Snow Categories: bowling, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th Form: Rhyme
Trying to steer a car on snow
Is something I would rather not know
How to do, for it cannot be done
It is all kinds of weird, none of it fun.
If you have ever bowled in a lane,
Let me make this...Read More
Bowling on WII Categories: bowling, crazy, fun, games, Form: Acrostic
BOWLING ON WII
1 February 2019
For the contest sponsored by Bobby May
Crucify Myself Categories: bowling, depression, Form: Free verse
Every finger in the room is always pointing at me
I want to spit in all their faces but I get afraid of what that could bring
I got a bowling ball in my stomach from I got hot peppers in my...Read More
Piedras-Blancas -Lighthouse Categories: bowling, ocean, Form: Rhyme
Saved those who sailed before the mast
All part of California’s past
Old lens has been removed
Taken to Cambria’s city
Next to Lawn Bowling Club made fast
For show and tell has been recast
If you don't bowl there's no need to read this Categories: bowling, fun, sports, Form: Senryu
Used Bowling ball, needs spare parts....Read More
TOGETHER WITH LOVED ONES PRICELESS Categories: bowling, adventure, appreciation, celebration, change, christmas, family, fun, Form: Rhyme
Christmas is here
The family is gathering for the holiday cheer
We should all be excited
We are all invited
To the bowling alley again this year
For a few good laughs
And lots of good beer
Where nobody naps
With open taps
Little ones doing laps
Our Bowling Date Categories: bowling, friendship, fun, games, Form: Narrative
Three of us went out to bowl
For this is done by many, the young and the old
We talked as we waited and stood in line
For the leagues to finish using up their time
We got our lane, now let the games...Read More