Frog Poems - Below
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Alphabetized Categories: frog, future, humor, Form: ABC
Content I was to be a frog,
Devouring dusty dragonflies,
Exposing eyeballs by a log,
Floating 'neath sublime summer skies.
Now I'm a Prince alphabetized....Read More
Poor Poop Categories: frog, adventure, allegory, analogy, Form: Senryu
swallows the old rat
Poor Poop eats the swimming frog
cow-dung for salad
the Poor Poop's show off
who is really boring?
zero romance time
Blackbird is Dead Categories: frog, bird, cry, goodbye, nature, sad love, sunset, Form: Rhyme
Blackbird is dead.
Yes. That is what I said.
The woods are still. The sun is red.
Cherries near his little head.
Dark is coming. Nanette weeps!
The wind shivers. Nightowl peeps.
Gone the robin's trills and cheeps.
The song is ended. ...Read More
Big Dreams Categories: frog, allah, aubade, drink, drug, heartbroken, london, loss, Form: Narrative
My friend told me I should print a business card.
He said that I should pass it out.
He told me that I should get out there,
in the world, and make “a” mark.
I am nervous.
I am...Read More
Blindness Is Baffling Categories: frog, life, Form: Haiku
blind snake runs to sound
the frog call rain in the pond
splash! snake finds nothing
-Thursday, June 13, 2019 Chattogram...Read More
No Magic Here Categories: frog, humor, Form: Rhyme
“Grandpa when are you ‘gunna’ turn into a frog?”
Me grandson said as I brushed him away;
‘Turn into a frog! That flamin’ kid’s on the grog!’
“Go on! You get outside and play!”
Then I went to the fridge and brought...Read More
A Little Boy Categories: frog, 10th grade, children, emotions, father son, happy, Form: Imagism
A Little Boy is
Jelly on his face
Dirt under his nails
A patch on his knee
String trailing from
One pocket and
A frog in the other
A little boy is
A bag of marbles in
His right hand and
Licorice in the left
He’s a cowboy today
Haiku translations of the Oriental Masters Categories: frog, philosophy, Form: Haiku
the braking locomotive
grinds to a halt
? Yamaguchi Seishi, translation by Michael R. Burch
Oh, fallen camellias,
if I were you,
I'd leap into the torrent!
? Takaha Shugyo, translation by Michael R. Burch
The first soft snow:
leaves of the awed jonquil
? Matsuo Basho,...Read More
When We Pray Categories: frog, america, christian, culture, god, Form: Prose
Jesus taught us to pray, "Deliver us from evil". We are often confronted
With a choice of evils in which we do not have the luxury of ignoring but
Rather a challenge to engage both the secular and Christian culture. ...Read More
One Man and His Frog Categories: frog, crazy, dog, humor, Form: Verse
ONE MAN AND HIS FROG
One man went to mow,
Went to mow a meadow,
One man and his frog,
Went to mow a meadow
Two men went to mow,
Went to mow a meadow,
Two men, one man and his frog,
Went to mow a meadow
Three men...Read More
Pixie Dragons Categories: frog, butterfly, fantasy, nature, Form: Quatrain
I thought the landscape burst in sudden flame
with embers wild cavorting in the glare
of dawning sun, but boundless sparks became
a throng of monarchs flitting through the air
above a field as though on charcoal ash
that gusts of wind then carry as...Read More
forgetting the frog Categories: frog, muse, Form: I do not know?
the horned toad
was told he
but his head
doctor not a shrink
was of the phrenological
the lay of
the land and
landmines mind you
remember this time when
pressing a lump
to sum it up
A World Full of Smiles Categories: frog, dream, faith, hope, life, nature, smile, Form: Free verse
When storm clouds roll in
Raining down on your parade
Just shake it off like a shaggy dog
Don't sit like a frog on a log
Lift your head up high to Mister Storm
Drive him away with your glowing smile.
When the darkness comes rolling...Read More
Embroidery Categories: frog, art, beautiful, deep, environment, fire, flower, water, Form: Free verse
To close your eyes
To fall asleep
To breath in deep
If inferno heat
Shall sway the wind
Or kill the flame
May it boldly show itself
A frog upon a log
Or a lily pad
An embroidered cushioning
A round , flat...Read More
super duper Categories: frog, muse, Form: I do not know?
they put us
side by side
on a shelf
keys at the
but we each
tempos as we
pose in stance
atop our music
boxes and turn
merry go round
as if to dance
you a ballerina
me a frog with
tux and tails
top hat cane
Puttin' on the
Strong Health Defense Categories: frog, dark, games, health, integrity, light, passion, peace, Form: Political Verse
is not always the best way to feed
and assertively, but not overbearingly, water
is not ever the best way to build
resilient ecofeminist cooperative opportunities.
It may too often be exclaimed,
"The best offense
is a strong defense."
begin to look remarkably aggressive,
Sitting On A Log Categories: frog, appreciation, confusion, day, faith, irony, water, Form: I do not know?
Sitting on a log
Where we didn't find the frog,
The frog that wouldn't bound;
so wasn't there to make a sound.
Exhibitting its mound.
It would have been a song,
resolving of known wrong.
But it was there, in what was near
unknown to us a clear.
Haiku 55- Tree frog Categories: frog, butterfly, cute, Form: Haiku
a lime green tree frog
clings tightly to a bare branch --
butterfly kisses...Read More
Incomplete metamorphosis of this stilled adolescent Categories: frog, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 7th Form: Bio
Incomplete metamorphosis of this stilled adolescent...
petrified, sheltered, and mortally wounded prepubescent
I consider myself
analogously buttressed, cocooned,
garrisoned, hardened, insulated,
where cell baited jumping frog
o' Montgomery County ne'er
went leaving larvae stage,
now no divine providential
power can assuage,
yours truly metaphorically locked
within invisible iron bound cage
every occasion...Read More
ALL LANIMALS ARE SPECIAL Categories: frog, animal, Form: Verse
I wrote a poem praising dogs yesterday …and many people agreed
But apparently the cats and birds and frogs weren’t happy.
Who knew they could read!
The frog was first to chime in…saying my poetry made him wince
If you kiss a dog, he...Read More
THERE'S SOMETHING ABOUT A DOG Categories: frog, dog, Form: Verse
The following words are not written to disparages cats or birds or frogs
or any other animal for that matter…it’s just, in my opinion…
there’s something about a dog!
To start with…and this can’t be a coincidence…
I mean don’t you find it odd
Night Music Categories: frog, animal, insect, music, nature, poems, poetry, Form: Choka
harmonize with crickets-
nothing’s as harmonic
as nights music
Peculiar Frog Categories: frog, animal, bird, nature, poems, poetry, Form: Haiku
on a rock-
sweeps across land-
My Dark Side Categories: frog, psychological, Form: Rhyme
the face on show reveals an issue
I see you looking I see I pissed you
pick your choosing which insult to use
insight you're amusing I see through you
think you've found my insecurity
stand assuredly sure of me
but you're not in my shoes
The Patience Of A Frog Categories: frog, humorous, wisdom, Form: Rhyme
Across the pond float lily pads
Upon one sat a frog,
He looked rather startled
His eyes were wide agog.
Had he seen a stalking heron,
Was he scared to move, thought I
Then to my surprise, his tongue shot out
And caught a passing fly.
That wise...Read More