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Grocery Poems - Poems about Grocery

Grocery Poems - Examples of all types of poems about grocery 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 grocery.
...Early light washes over me and love is an ocean. I look out the window as squirrels and sparrows hop across the yard and play— it could be spring it could be fall. I think of my friend— I’ll......Read More
Categories: grocery, allusion, introspection, love, romantic
Form: Free verse

... Normally, the month just…ends. But November? November halts. The world halts. For the snowflakes that are like gentle, silent fireworks. December is here, and December is loud. ......Read More
Categories: grocery, christmas,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mid 20th Century Love Story
... Under the irregular glow of a single lightbulb swinging from the ceiling in a suburban basement, where picket-fence illusions crumble, a 1950s husband tightens knots of control, his pride tethe......Read More
Categories: grocery, allusion, analogy, angst, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member It's Fruitcake Weather
...The holiday season is upon us, and I delight in the memories of my childhood yuletides. One such memory stands out quite clearly. Just before Thanksgiving, November’s blustery winds arrived, weaving......Read More
Categories: grocery, christmas, winter,
Form: Free verse
Things That Get My Goat
... Everyone has a story, of their favorite things to tell. Nobody likes to talk about, those things that make them mad as hell. So here are a few of the things , that really get me pissed. I......Read More
Categories: grocery, poetry,
Form: Rhyme

Fullness in an empty mug
...Does an empty jar weep? 6 Crying wine or water 6 My hollow bowl thirsty 6 You scream for wet matter 6 Yet you lie like a dry monk 7 Patiently waiting for me 7 Your mouth opened to be drunk 7......Read More
Categories: grocery, addiction, drink, hyperbole, longing,
Form: Rhyme
... Years ago I wrote a poem in appreciation of Dad Jokes… being a Dad and a PopPop it’s something I do on my family’s behalf… It’s one way to teach my children and grandchildren how to have fun how......Read More
Categories: grocery, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Having Enough-Remembering Thanksgiving
...I awoke to the familiar sound of dishes rattling in Mother’s kitchen and to the thick scent of coffee wafting through the air. I glanced out my bedroom window; the neighborhood was lit by the first r......Read More
Categories: grocery, thanksgiving, thanksgiving day,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Baby Boomer Children
...Who were they? They walked to and from school when they were younger. They had to complete their homework alone before they were allowed to go out and play. They were given chores they were resp......Read More
Categories: grocery, age, care, change, child,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Chapter 131 -- Damian Delilah Mallory Holly: Gifts To the People
...Date: September 2049 Early morning pleasant weather Time. Holly woke thinking she would Visit her mother today. She felt ill Lately she's been feeling this Uneasiness. She couldn't, she ......Read More
Categories: grocery, birth, child, confidence, dance,
Form: Alliteration
Parking Lot
...I’m in a car, and the car is filling. The way water fills a bucket, but harsher. I open the window, and evil rushes out. Breathing, and sighing. Breathing, and my face feels swollen. I......Read More
Categories: grocery, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
These Things I Do
...The stock of the rifle is hand-selected walnut. I dust a beautiful porcelain lady. My Nikon needs to be taken out of its case like a coal black memory. I pick up a quartz crystal, put it t......Read More
Categories: grocery, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Wedding Toast
...I am at a wedding in Iowa. She called to tell me that the orange afterimage from that afternoon five years ago has filled her brain for the first time in years. I don’t have the heart to t......Read More
Categories: grocery, lost love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Those Random Acts of Kindness
...I saw an older man in the grocery store with one boot untied, We've all been there before.. I bent down with my left bad hip and tied it saying, " don't want you to trip." He thanked me so prof......Read More
Categories: grocery, humanity,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Final Prayers
...Chicago's new mayor just proposed another plan to put a heavy load on us beleaguered taxpayers -- We'd better start saying our final prayers 'Taxpayer-funded, government-owned gro......Read More
Categories: grocery, business, chicago, people, political,
Form: Couplet

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