Epigram Poems. Examples of Epigrams and a list of new poems in the correct poetic form and technique. Share and read short, long, best, and famous Epigram poetry while accessing rules, format, types, and a comprehensive literary definition of an Epigram.
An epigram is a very short, ironic and witty poem usually written as a brief couplet or quatrain, but there is more to an epigram. What is epigram in poetry (complete definition)?
fun, funny, humor, humorous,
“Surely there’s meaning -
a plan or some such?
Can you give me a clue?
Am I asking too much?”
“Sorry my dear,
but the boss knocked off early.
And don’t call me Shirley.”...Read More
Another campaign ~
More hopes down the drain...Read More
change, spoken word,
Change no attitudes...Read More
faith, fate, word play,
we are all just channels
in the grand screen of things...Read More
how i feel, writing,
In ambush await censors external
~ Though censors internal are more infernal...Read More
allegory, analogy, creation, extended
We are the ones who don't realize
what is sweet or salt ...
Those who walk
12th grade, destiny, sad,
Bodies at the morgue
seem to be waiting
for partners …
Waiting, waiting still
Bodies at the morgue
seem to be so
for good …
So poor and dull and so
The Longer You Live
The longer you live, the more things change
~ Sooner or later, the whole world's strange...Read More
allusion, creation, cute love,
I am looking for a chaste Love
It may happens in a smack
in a kiss, but never, never
in a smirk...Read More
allegory, allusion, creation, imagination,
What you perceive is soon lost
as soon as the silence blinks
only memory still stirs ...
what was the bid captured
allusion, creation, extended metaphor,
MY CHOICE eliot epigram
poets, word play,
here is mine in this form
What tune does youth most play
when future's biding ?
allegory, allusion, creation, literature,
MY CHOICE emily epigram
poetry, word play,
free by a sacrifice-
a sacrifice for free
emily:MEASURE BY MEASURE
Romans or Roamin'
america, irony, political,
Nero fiddled, Rome burned
Washington quibbled, Americans learned
to buy a gun to defend their homes
and a great big hose for fires that roam...Read More
Specific Types of Epigram Poems
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epitaph, family, funny, life, poet, shape, sonnet,
Definition | What is Epigram in Poetry?