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Games Poems | Examples of Games Poetry

Games Poems - Examples of all types of games poetry to share and read. This list of games poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Games Poems. These are examples of all types of games poems whether they are for adults or kids. Share and read poetry about video, board, strategy, cards games and more. They are fun and addicting to play and just as fun to write about in poems. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of games poetry. 
Stuck in between
STUCK IN BETWEEN It's all about your fancy words and egocentric personality. You long for the high places, the praises that befall your majestic carpet And am just this poet laureate wanna be You see adoring your...Read More
Categories: black love, confusion, games,
Form: Ballad



Premium Member More Beautiful than Pogs
In the world's biggest collection of pogs, there is not one pog As beautiful as my dog Nor has there ever been a hog As beautiful as my dog Nor e'er a frog upon its log Not even its youngest pollywog As...Read More
Categories: beauty, dog, drink, games,
Form: Rhyme
Africa Nights' Fun
One two, each story has styles that glue Three four, no struggle listening to the core Five six, tales of awesome mix Seven eight, in between, songs interrelate Nine ten, no miss will you jot with pen Eleven...Read More
Categories: games, adventure, africa, art, cheer
Form: Free verse
Chess and Cruelty
I Practising something Winning takes thinking Like the world Values curtailed, curled II Add anonymity Online carefree community Some will begin games Not play; hope you go away Courtesy questioned; charged with abandonment Social contract corrected less fast (for content) III We play games For variety, virtual community Go everywhere,...Read More
Categories: art, bible, games, god,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Happiness for Sale
Happiness for Sale? ‘Twas happiness I thought money could buy ‘Till its very essence led me to cry, For using my fortune to gamble and play, Penniless, I am ashamed to this day… Submission for: Killing With an Epigram Poetry...Read More
Categories: cheer up, funny, games,
Form: Rhyme



A head for fifty bags of cement
A head goes for a laborer’s pad, After losses to friends at card; Whatever reaches him he’ll guard, As life remains unbearably hard. A head goes ahead to fix a pad For fifty bags of cement Andrew had; For...Read More
Categories: absence, games, money, poverty,
Form: Rhyme
Thinking in Cliches Is Itself a Cliche
What the hell you sayin’ It's only Saturday Thinking in cliches is itself a cliche Father in the kitchen Eats his check away Thinking in cliches is itself a cliche Don’t you shake and shiver When the hounds of order bey? Thinking...Read More
Categories: games, confusion, education, emotions, extended
Form: Lyric
On The Hunt
On the hunt to find one Painted eggs wait for me Hide and seek, let's go play The game's begun early On this Easter Sunday On the hunt to find one Wooden basket in hand The orange egg was mine Lying...Read More
Categories: games, child, color, easter, fun,
Form: Monchielle Stanza
Leopards Loose in The Domain
Out of the steel neon jungle the big cats prowl through the wind in the willows wuthered, but when we come to play it is clear that I was pumped and the boys...Read More
Categories: friend, games, sports,
Form: Sonnet
Out, back to pavilion
Forget your frustration, your anger, Beware just of our index finger, We are the game’s umpire Ours the last call so dire, We won’t let suspense long to linger, Out, back to pavilion— Our learned opinion! _____________________________________ Happenings |06.04.2022| Poet’s Note: Out, back to...Read More
Categories: games, humor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Top 100
Favoritism yields Poetic deference back scratch fever pitch...Read More
Categories: community, corruption, devotion, games,
Form: Haiku
ebony plays hide and seek
dark lightning darts through zigzagging into the house ~ white yarn ball’s moving 7th April 2022 For Robert James Liguori's "Black Cat Haiku" contest...Read More
Categories: cat, games,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member THAT Talk
So! Well... ummm.... When you are, someday, experiencing coitus of some generic buzzy kind common to all species of loving life, And you are about to have a peak polysensory full mindbodied experience... Excuse me for interrupting, but I think you mean a peak polyphonic engagement or maybe a polyvagal peak...Read More
Categories: caregiving, earth day, games,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member MY FOOLISH HEART
Her iciness gaze ensnared my foolish heart. I was cast in the role of a comic swing. Her infectious smile entices my depart. She led my nervous hand to the Devil's ring!! I was cast in the...Read More
Categories: games, analogy, appreciation, beautiful, celebration,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Shoelace
Every day Sparkles Plays with a shoelace It could be short or long I giggle it she catches it Or pulls it on the floor She would jump on it Sometimes she plays alone Yet most of the time We play shoelace together Several...Read More
Categories: cat, games,
Form: Narrative

Specific Types of Games Poems

Read wonderful games poetry on the following sub-topics: adult, arcade, board, card, classroom, high school, playground, sports, video and more.

Definition | What is Games in Poetry?