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Humour Poems - Poems about Humour

Humour Poems - Examples of all types of poems about humour 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 humour.
Premium Member Biting My Tongue
... My humour can often be misunderstood Though it's solely my attempt at lightening the mood And putting a smile on everyone's face No deeper, more sinister reason do I have My most seri......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, humor,
Form: Free verse



If not, we all are gifted
...One's born, grey stuff inherited, Or gets made with a lot lifted, It's not how much you quote, How much yours be of note, If not, every next man’s gifted! _______________________________ ......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, humor,
Form: Limerick
Human is it to humour
...If lesser chimps bow, trail alpha male’s tail, A filly fawns on husky horny stags, Show willing hinds to a dominant male, And paupers if please podgy money-bags, Man, an attired ape, bows to......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, humor,
Form: Sonnet
Death by Clothing
...I worry that my coat will murder me. Hanging on Banister’s Edge it’s a man lurking, dark. I’ve seen rows of killers shadowed and waiting, hidden in the ridges of the living room radiator, ready......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, analogy,
Form: Personification
Premium Member An interview with a Cherub
... Welcome, Soupers, to our special segment today. We have a very unique guest with us - a cherub! Yes, you heard that right. Please give a warm welcome to our celestial friend, Calvin. Calv......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, fun,
Form: Narrative



Giraffes in the Cafe
...We recently went to the zoo, sadly there were animals few. Until we all saw, which caused an uproar, giraffes in the café shop queue.......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, animal,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Craving otherworldly Respite
...Crystal eyes gleam at the prospect of scintillating sapphire blush gliding films of wonder dilate bliss driven lilac haze spasmodic orbital earth spinning obtuse lumen tangents of night mist ......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, appreciation, beauty, birth, deep,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member beauty and the beast :GRAPHIC:
... mirrors are flawless til observed ~ yet beauty dwells in a broken shard yelled the beast stabbing it into his eyes ~ i’m beyond horribly scarred still he laughed quite menacingly ~ as his a......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, dark, deep, perspective,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member If When How Where Who And Why?
...Why do they say you can't take money with you when you go? So what do you do if you go out shopping? The grass is 'always greener on the other side? Not if you have a sandy beach on the other......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, confusion, crazy, funny, riddle,
Form: Free verse
Jack 63
... Brain cells that were once bright shiny colourful marbles Now starting to dull and lose the vibrancy they once had Some days they still shine but in a different light, in a different way I hav......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, family, life, love, mental
Form: Free verse
Jack 92
... My people are from the community of football both local and national My people include varied characters from over 50 years in the game My people include comrades of shared successes and disappoi......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, community, football, life, mental
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member 'Silly' Me
...“Life is too short to be serious all the time. So, if you can’t laugh at yourself, call me and I’ll laugh at you.” - Anonymous Silliness is not a curse, it's a blessing if you care to know.......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, confidence, growing up, happiness,
Form: List
Premium Member Cake
...cake caramel iced donut filled with custard if I was a dog cake cream layered sugar topped jam sponge cake this is what I would roll in ......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, dog, food, fun, funny,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Humour Wins Hands Down
... Tried writing stuff of a serious nature Just knew it wasn't for me Dabbled a bit but I just couldn't hack it A humorist is all I'll be It's not exclusive, still write about love So......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, humor,
Form: Rhyme
seat's taken
...“Do you mind if I take this seat youngster?” the old fart said with a smile. He could not. The seat in question was reserved for my plastic shopping bag. Though the bag was only holding two cans of S......Read the rest...
Categories: humour, humor,
Form: Prose

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