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Hair Poems | Examples of Poems about Hair of All Types

Hair Poems. examples of poetry about all types of hair, including short, curly, straight, weave, red, black, afros, and more. Share and read poetry about long flowing locks, wild hair, or a lack thereof. This list of hair poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of hair poetry. 

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Premium Member head natural-
I awaken my hair is clean, yet not combed I arise go out into the world with it …All Natural 1/21/2021 Written words by James Edward Lee Sr. ...Read More
Categories: hair, analogy, appreciation, beautiful, endurance,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Narcissus
twirling curly-locks Narcissus is his own missus...Read More
Categories: beauty, hair, mirror,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Aging Gracefully
Sally found her hair was turning gray Looking younger was what she did pray Alas, hair kept graying And her heart kept praying Even though her mane was on display She wasn’t too keen on the new hair dye Still decided...Read More
Categories: age, funny, hair, humor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Rubik's Cube
Rubik's Cube, I am so square use me to have some fun boys and girls of all ages love me i will make you pull your hair out kiss and hug me just for fun saying naughty words I...Read More
Categories: hair, boy, fun, games, girl,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member NITS HATCH - SHE'LL SCRATCH
Louise has fleas And nits – the pits! Scratch head In bed Sore bites from mites Sleeps bad goes mad Bedding - shedding Gets cross with boss (Itchy B itchy) Feels rough buys stuff Lotions potions Bug foam nit comb Prepare cleanse hair Comb through shampoo Hair washed lice quashed Nit free - happy! FOOTLE-me Poetry Contest Sponsored by Brian Strand 12/18/20 ...Read More
Categories: hair, humorous,
Form: Footle



Premium Member HARRIET THE HAIRDRESSER-
~Harriet hairdresser hurries her hair appointments hurriedly~ 12/12/20 Written words by James Edward Lee Sr © 2020...Read More
Categories: analogy, hair,
Form: Alliteration
Sacrilegious transgression against obsessive compulsive disorder
Siege warfare (trumpeting) average joe biden his time linkedin with aberrant behavior transpires within me mind, (not just today December 5th, 2020, but everyday/365) warrants depleting stockpile arsenal constituting exhausting mental health uprooting deep seated repellent pesky daunting lost cause. Overruled by irrational thoughts, I feebly...Read More
Categories: allusion, freedom, hair, health,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Your HAIR-
You're fleecing Ever so covering Fluffy is your fur The hair On your chrome So engulfing Where does it really come from bushy curly strengthen lengthen long flowing falling fluffy and yet so powerful your...Read More
Categories: analogy, appreciation, hair,
Form: Free verse
Impossible mission to identify mine heretically rooted hair issue
Worrisome male pattern baldness never recedes from forefront of mine noggin. Though loss of hair NOT characteristic within genes, nor hearty chromosomes, nevertheless, anxiety prevails, that yours truly will witness bald pate. Additionally his mood directly linkedin with plethora of irrational notions, whereby such groundless,...Read More
Categories: hair, absence, body, confusion, growth,
Form: Free verse
Impossible mission to identify mine heretically rooted hair issue
E'er since being a little extremely shy (viz introverted) boy a boot deux and half score years ago bullies threatened de facto scapegoat mine self esteem they did thoroughly destroy e'en little Lord Fauntleroy complicit as well every other goy, thus yours truly wished he could transform...Read More
Categories: hair, age, anger, anxiety, bereavement,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Adventure in an Upscale Wig Shoppe
Pierre's upscale wig shoppe sells fine toupees Gus said, "This one I want to buy today." Gus was ready to spit 'Cos his wig didn't fit Pierre smiled ~ "First get a haircut,...Read More
Categories: business, hair, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member A Cause Celebre
All these young rebels get way too much press for causes and movements they loudly profess So, as an aging hipster, a resurgent Mad Hatter I announce the formation of 'Gray Hair Matters'...Read More
Categories: age, courage, hair, humor,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member A Full Head of Hair
A poet may tear out his hair if he truly does care to follow every rule they teach him in school One foot too long, or one too short can his finest ideas abort And...Read More
Categories: hair, humorous, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Bromide
No pride Hair dyed She lied He cried Love died She sighed...Read More
Categories: cry, hair, lost love,
Form: Footle
All shall be well
Totto andrà bene The wind was cold The sun warmed me I sweated under the sweater While, also, feeling cold I saw it painted on a stone “All will be well” A girl drew a rainbow on the pavement A long, black, car...Read More
Categories: hair, care, death, girl, grave,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Hair Poems

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Definition | What is Hair in Poetry?