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Burlesque is a form of poetry that treats a serious subject ridiculously, humorously, or is simply a trivial story, but there is more to burlesque. What is burlesque in poetry (complete definition)?

What to do about the state of the climate
Once upon a time in land far far away, The citizens were demanding their president find a way, While he still held sway, For climate to have less say, In how they should plan their day. With baited breath they...Read More
Categories: absence, allusion, analogy, blue,
Form: Burlesque

The mistake that cost the Romans their Empire
The Romans could have saved their empire, If only there had been fewer forests, For their enemies to hide in. In open land they reined supreme, Raging rivers they tamed, Swamps they drained, Deserts and mountain ranges, They found ways to...Read More
Categories: absence, analogy, anxiety, autumn,
Form: Burlesque
the scene was well set
The scene could not have been better set, All it required was for two uncontrolled elements to arrive, On set at the same time, For the world to head towards catastrophe on a global scale, That may not...Read More
Categories: addiction, analogy, anxiety, art,
Form: Burlesque
Rascallions and other de-blessed humanizing fauna
Some things are royal others so prosaic and then there's everything else You bring your own biases to the choice BUT the question then arises: do these (even these) belong to you? It's Your day Your life Your breath (cratered between small clumps of sunrise and...Read More
Categories: allegory, hyperbole, paris, parody,
Form: Burlesque
The perks of old age
We may not look forward to being old, But there are perks for those of us who get to be old, Which is a perk in itself. If you become old enough to be pensioned off, That...Read More
Categories: age, appreciation, autumn, blessing,
Form: Burlesque

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Categories: 3rd grade, 7th grade,
Form: Burlesque
Advertising this and that
Advertising this, And advertising that, At the drop of a hat, Is making cats fat, And enabling wallets to fold flat. ...Read More
Categories: addiction, age, analogy, autumn,
Form: Burlesque
The pet hate I am trying eradicate
I know I am being unreasonable, And to have a pet hate like this is not reasonable, But I ask you is it reasonable, For someone to hoard their sweets and chocolate beyond what is reasonable, Making my...Read More
Categories: addiction, betrayal, candy, chocolate,
Form: Burlesque
Note to self
Self help does not always help self, Self indulgence could be hazardous to self, Self advertising can create ego too big for self. Self awareness comes before improving one self, Self diagnosis does not make a happy self, Self...Read More
Categories: analogy, appreciation, art, care,
Form: Burlesque
Premium Member Angelic
Then an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. —Luke 2:9 CSB Little cherub with wee little wings. Strawberries, crushed, enamor your cheeks in Victorian fashion....Read More
Categories: angel, humor,
Form: Burlesque
The Complex Melody Of A Captivating Soul
Pretty cunning how she captivates hearts of many, Eyes of many, attention of many but acts like a maniac, One glance of her makes many sleepless, not that she is a queen but a goddess, Gives out a...Read More
Categories: beauty, courage, life,
Form: Burlesque
No visits no clue
They sit in their office with no clue, About what to do, About those who are blue, When they should be putting on more than one shoe, And going down the stairs two by two, To see what is happening...Read More
Categories: absence, age, analogy, autumn,
Form: Burlesque
Jamboree Young catholic people from far-flung places are arriving in Lisbon, plain young boys and girls looking sober smiling and waving to the camera. Dressed in jeans and T. shirts that say something about peace no hint of rebellion...Read More
Categories: birth, books, career,
Form: Burlesque
Nudist Lady
Noticed the Nude lady from the rear Within the full moon Such a unique image was imprinted in my memory In my lifeless heart, it burned itself. Ancient opponent's wailing can be heard in the distance She approaches, grinning...Read More
Categories: america, angel, body, feelings,
Form: Burlesque
Can I make it any plainer
Save the Parent before you cannot save the Child....Read More
Categories: age, art, care, childhood,
Form: Burlesque

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humorous, parody