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Clowns Poems - Poems about Clowns

Clowns Poems - Examples of all types of poems about clowns to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for clowns.
Premium Member Her Ruckus
...Provocative tears and a face that frowns accompany a costume so ornate; She’s happy to come and entertain us, with a flip tumbles in the Queen of Clowns; Playing the Fool’s a charasmatic trait, ......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, emotions, feelings,
Form: Curtal Sonnet



No Brave New World
... In the meta-versed binaural wish song beats, skid row streets of the bottomless pits of Metropolis/ Thebes, you are quardoned off and printed in a likeness wronged-vaped, winged to the w......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, art,
Form: Rhyme
the Indian elephant
...The Indian elephant I knew of an Indian elephant who worked at a circus on an act where unhappy animals sit up and beg and sad clowns who know they are pathetic dance one day, the elephant ......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, age, animal, celebration, innocence,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member A Poet's Demise
... Showered with petals, long since gone, Silk cloth exchanged for armour strong, The transparent walls imprison souls, No heart or living thought consoled. Our presence blurred in mirrors c......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, death, deep, imagery, imagination,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Seismic Afternoon Without Form, Name Or End
...We are going to dig to bury our dead: Mother, father, sisters and brothers, Uncles, aunts, friends and strangers. We are going to inter our dead: Archbishop, pastors, Houngans and vicars. The ......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, courage, death, eulogy, farewell,
Form: Free verse



Velle ilditues 87:63
...I am the balloon man bears eat my fingers the circus clowns grow my seeds. Forgive all of your dirty deeds.......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, analogy, fantasy, imagination, mythology,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Circle of Clique
... Throughout my journey, A much travelled world , I have lived in many Countries from the Sublime to absurd,. Throughout my start, Day one to high school, I was always the outsider So ......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, emotions, feelings, life,
Form: Rhyme
Prayers from the Living
...It whips legs, spins minds in a tumbler. roars with the discarded clothes of mad clowns. Bundles of fine bones and twirling feathers burst apart in a random turmoil, deer swim toward a gasping......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Haunted By Dreams
... Haunted Dreams I have no desire to sleep this night, or any other night, There can be no sanctuary from the curse of sleep, As dark lids close, I'm forced to wak......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, anxiety, dark, deep, dream,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Confused I And Stressed In London
...is everyone from Barking Barking mad? Does everyone In Lambeth do the Lambeth walk? Is Leicester Square In Leicester? Is The Elephant And Castle a place where they hide Elephants? Is Oxford Stre......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, city, confusion,
Form: Free verse
Stuck in the Middle with You
...When you are alone, you look at the others and think that one had too much ... time to think and that one … well, you surmise, they are on the brink of some precipitous ... evaluati......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, muse, poets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member White Jackets and Candy Dishes
...They offer no rope nor traction. Following a prolonged icy tongue-blast a slow slide into the greasy crevasse where lie, soul stiffening white jackets. There seems to be infinite oceans of infi......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, anti bullying, integrity,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Nature's Mimes
...I was a celebrated, dramatic mime artist, an art developed in ancient Greece; I took folks on flights of imagination, like cushy, butterscotch clouds of fleece. So beloved was this art called re-......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, beauty, fantasy, fun, imagery,
Form: Couplet
State of the Union
... We have to scratch and claw through life, ‘til we can chip off a little bit. Then hold on tight with two closed fists, and we must never let go of it. Put it back for a rainy day, and never ......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, poetry,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member It's Howdy Doody Time
...It’s Howdy Doody Time! It’s Howdy Doody Time! If you know this rhyme so nifty, Your childhood was probably in a fifty. Remember the advertisers promoting color TV? This was when we all had bla......Read the rest...
Categories: clowns, memory,
Form: Rhyme

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