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Grapefruit Poems - Poems about Grapefruit

Grapefruit Poems - Examples of all types of poems about grapefruit 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 grapefruit.

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Premium Member Take me to the Old Country
...I am drinking my sugary sweet pink grapefruit juice when I spy it a black something floating about It is waving to me. Yelling something. I fish it o......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, humorous,
Form: Prose Poetry



Premium Member Leave my Freaking Station Alone
...I barely know how you bear it, I said to the grapefruit Of course, true to form, she tried to smooth everything out. I was irked because no words arrived to sooth ......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, car, music,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Tires and Ropes for Swings
...t only the same things And say the same words For the entire time, and only these words. I would take a jug of red grapefruit juice, and a five tires and a large bundle of rope. Matches for a bon fire. Wait! I am taking the cat ou......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Duping a Broker - For a Change - 1st HALF in text - plus FULL AUDIO version
...t a full-page ad that caught my eye, and I was drawn to words in bold that made me stop and think. Gargling with the grapefruit juice that washed across my tongue, I anxiously consumed the tale of waiting “pots of gold” That sat there…f......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, humor,
Form: Narrative
The Morning After I killed Myself
...lf breakfast in bed. I added salt and pepper to my eggs and used my toast for a cheese and bacon sandwich. I squeezed a grapefruit into a juice glass. I scraped the ashes from the frying pan and rinsed the butter off the counter. I washed t......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, angel, death, love, meaningful,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Red Grapefruit Juice Please
...red grapefruit juice refreshingly pink and cool brings a summer day to me in winter her sweetness loving my taste buds ea......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, food,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Red and Pink
...juicy watermelon a flashy sports car at dawn twilight pearls and rubies bleeding hearts among roses pomegranate and grapefruit dragon fruit and rhubarb apples and creamy frosting butterflies and raspberries......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, beautiful, color, fashion, flower,
Form: Free verse
CRUSHED
...pple that said A fruit is not appealing When you crush it first instead. It's not so bad to live in dirt Said the grapefruit in disgrace Nobody likes a squirt When it hits you in the face. The lemon said to both of them I hate t......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, food, fruit,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Flammer Me Gimbels, Number 42
...n drunken revelry. Oh my! Oh my! Oh my very my!* [Vogon puns loosely translated as:] "Their king was smarter than a grapefruit and their queen smelled better than sweaty athletic socks" When we arrived here they provided us with a ......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, confusion,
Form: Vogon
Premium Member Blind
...ay. The Charms of Spring ooze fertility, scents caress as life uncoils. Sunrises' milkweed strokes of buttery grapefruit hues dress the wings of morn'. ......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, allusion, april, blessing,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member No Will Power
... I must exercise. I will start soon, Maybe next week, Any day now, I am ready. A boiled egg. Cottage cheese. Grapefruit juice. Hunger. Fridge raid. Guilt. ......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, confidence, depression, food, fruit,
Form: Diminished Hexaverse
Orphan
...dagger in the heart to hear! P-Penetrated through the ovaries was a cancer cyst. H-Happened that it was the size of a grapefruit before we knew A-And it had metastasized so that numbered her days. N-Now both of my parents have passed on......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, cancer,
Form: Acrostic
Speak to me in clouds
...Grapefruit sunburst, rainbows on fire, skylights of silver stars, black cherry ice spikes, mango splash slides and champ......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, power,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Feel Slovenly Today
...he week before. Does that make sense? Could I ask for more? The same doctor’s scale both of the times? Am I hiding grapefruit? Have I hidden limes? Five pounds heavier from Tuesday since last Friday? I am feeling a bit slovenly. No......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
And she smiles
...nings are her and she smiles… (and I find a crescent moon smiling on me) A glint, a faint hint of light I see of grapefruit tint and raspberry ribbons, like fireflies on the hill She peers out the window, runs her fingers throug......Read More
Categories: grapefruit, good morning,
Form: Free verse

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