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Cockroach Poems - Poems about Cockroach

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Premium Member Home Sweet Home
... Mice in the wall rats in the hall Our first apartment sure had it all A cockroach or two for dinner would do We'd laugh when they floated face up in the stew Right outside the window......Read More
Categories: cockroach, house, humorous, insect, memory,
Form: Rhyme

...Crunch by Michael R. Burch A cockroach could live nine months on the dried mucous you scrounge from your nose then fling like seedplants to the slow......Read More
Categories: cockroach, america, animal, environment, insect,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member LIVING ON BREAD ALONE - Gypsy Raga in Monsoon Time
...n Monday is a kick in the ass. Poked around in an ashtray full of earthly delights. Lit the butt of a Lucky. Read a cockroach his rights. Reached my fist out the window; grabbed the night by its throat And left it bleeding in the gutt......Read More
Categories: cockroach, depression, endurance, how i
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Mr Cockroach vs Mr Beedle
... Said Mr. Cockroach to Mr. Beedle My body threads the 'Insect Needle' I'm agile, swift, and how I jump Mr. Beedle, you're f......Read More
Categories: cockroach, conflict, humorous, insect,
Form: Couplet
This SoothSayer's Warning July 24th 2021 of (w)reckoning, sans total mortal kombat annihilation when human (and many) other innocent species (stalwart cockroach adept to survive) pitch headlong toward critical limit stage. That eleventh hour fast upon mankind, (as E......Read More
Categories: cockroach, abortion, abuse, caregiving, conflict,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Wolves Among the Lambs like some fungi... Seems unnecessarily naive. These predators, race-baiters and liberals Are akin to an unruly cockroach in the night. They happily go about their sordid business Until someone dares to shine a light. If you re......Read More
Categories: cockroach, anger, child abuse, education,
Form: Rhyme
Surprise I hear the doorknob rattle, and it slowly begins to turn. We all scatter and run to our hiding places the way a cockroach does when the light comes on in a darkened room. The door cracks open and in you walk as we all jump out from ......Read More
Categories: cockroach, birthday,
Form: Verse
the horror of the night
...darkness of the night and into the light in the room, flew a wonderful insect. It was made of gold and the size of a cockroach, the unsightly insect that once had been human but had committed a grave sin and in his anger God had turn......Read More
Categories: cockroach, blue, dance, earth day,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Gaias demise
...blings, animal and plant; to our mother, we exhibit indifference. We have lowered our species to a level beneath the cockroach; all we’ve touched has been destroyed. We blame the cows for Global Warming but, we humans are the guilty, th......Read More
Categories: cockroach, earth, environment, nature, poems,
Form: Free verse
Waiting For You
...Waiting for you Is listening to the tap dripping Into a sink full of cold dishwater Waiting for you Is watching a cockroach Cautiously poking its feelers Out from under the fridge Waiting for you Is feeling a cold pain in my fin......Read More
Categories: cockroach, metaphor,
Form: Blank verse
... Woman who doesn't have fear of cockroach ... man who supports well the pain ... Nervous to become silent, shy to be super speaker ... serious to s......Read More
Categories: cockroach, allegory, allusion, extended metaphor,
Form: Limerick
...lank foot, mouth of pocket, flapping ear, lynx eye, goat eye, horse teeth, dog face, seal mustache, fire hair, cockroach blood, puffing mosquito, chicken stick beard beard, monkey brain, catfish head, pigeon breast, steel n......Read More
Categories: cockroach, allusion, analogy, appreciation, creation,
Form: List
A Log Near the Labertouche Creek
... I never knew what I would find, when I opened that rotten lair - could be centipedes or scorpions; white ants or a cockroach there. The big scrub worm is a delicacy and near good enough to eat, that is if I’m a big blackfish, swimm......Read More
Categories: cockroach, nature,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Cockroach Museum
...Human beings are displayed beside the dinosaurs in the museum built by cockroaches... little did we know when we were around that they would evolve to become the earth's stewards... an......Read More
Categories: cockroach, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pioneer of propaganda
...viate going under Saved the best cocktail for last, cyanide and bullet casings Fitting end to crawling malaise, and cockroach infestations. Biting Satire Poetry Contest Sponsored by: Edward Ibeh 24/02/2021 ......Read More
Categories: cockroach, allusion, corruption, judgement, satire,
Form: Dramatic Monologue

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