Irony Poems | Poetry About Irony

Irony Poems. Below are examples of poems about irony. This list of irony poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of irony poetry. This list of works about irony is an excellent resource for examples on how to write irony poems.


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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Poetic License J P Marmaro Limerick humor, irony,
Red Geisha EL UU Dramatic Monologue irony,
Desires EL UU Dramatic Monologue irony,
I dont know what to call this Christopher Flaherty Free verse irony,
Transient Quietus Kyle N. Sampson I do not know? irony, leaving, meaningful, mirror,
NEW DAY Sidney Beck Free verse irony, metaphor,
I forgot how to rhyme Alex Duffy Free verse irony, confidence, conflict, fun, hilarious,
Premium Member Poem BEYOND Line Gauthier Senryu irony, language, perspective, silence,
Premium Member Poem ROOTED Line Gauthier Haiku flower, irony, metaphor, mystery,
Premium Member Poem We Don't Need No Stinking Contests Susan Gentry Couplet irony, satire, words,

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A Good Day
by Julia Ward

quick swim in the swamp

swamp creatures all about me

all of them lie low


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8/13/2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fish, irony,

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About Caleb's Money
by Sunlite Wanter
Down to his last silver dollar,
Had been for many a year,
Caleb felt rich as long as
He had that last dollar near.

He’d made a million, believe...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: irony, money,

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Fear of Failure
by Kale Brereton

The fear of failure,
Drove him mad.
So instead of attempting achievement,
He did nothing,
Regretted something
And accepted failure.

Kale Brereton
August 12, 2018



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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fear, irony,

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IF EVER I HAD A COUNTRY : L and LI
by T Wignesan
IF ever I had a country : L - LI

			L

IF ever I had even in my dreams a country
And if ever I dreamt I were...

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Dramatic Monologue | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fantasy, hilarious, irony, nonsense,

B26-P18-MY LOVE IS REAL
by Jerry Wells
POEM 18 MY LOVE IS REAL 



MY LOVE IS REAL ALL THE TIME AT NIGHT IN YOUR ARMS, 

MY LOVE IS REAL WHEN I LOOK...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: irony, 9th grade, america, appreciation,

Life
by Cathrine Legabe
Met the love of my life
Walked away after 2 years
Remained single all my life
And so did He...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: irony, black love, conflict, for

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BEST
by Line Gauthier


best intentions
never going
according to plans



posted on August 8, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: humor, irony, moving on,

Revolution No Solution
by Sheltial Green
You are the revolution
But you have no solutions
Mental programming mind pollution
Writing quoting
Popular script voting
Brainiac maniac activity
Quotes but misquoting
Not understanding 
But attention demanding
Verbs used without an...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: irony, america, education, freedom, growth,

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I'm So Sick of Rhyming
by Jesse Rowe
Sometimes I get so sick of rhyming 
All the meter and structure of rhyming
When I just need to say
What I've wanted to say
Without worrying about rhyming...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: irony, poems, poetry,

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Let Us Beware
by Jesse Rowe
Awakening at dusk to feed
Its feral, greedy hunger need 

Its beady eyes a'glistening
Big ears always a'listening

Creeps silently through underbrush 
Can move with unsuspecting rush

Hiding, stalking...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: irony, scary,

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RAIN RAIN COME TO STAY
by JAN ALLISON

reservoir stock low
hosepipe ban comes into force
dark clouds are looming

The ban comes into force today ... the irony is we live on a little Island...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: irony, water,

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LIVING
by Line Gauthier


living beyond means
somehow thinking it would not
catch up to them



posted on August 2, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abuse, addiction, fate, irony,

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Sweet Rewards
by Nayda Ivette Negron
covered with fake smiles
trying to get sweet rewards
hiding behind lies












For Senryu Poetry Contest
Sponsored by Mick Talbot
August 1, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: irony,

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THE SPINSTER
by Line Gauthier


the spinster
doling out
her advice on love



posted on July 30, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: age, irony, love, wisdom,

Family vacation
by Anna Hopper
It was the best of times
It was the worst of times
It was two extremes
But both were mine
It was peace, on lease
A bitter, sweet time

It was,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beach, humor, irony, rain,

The Red Wheelbarrow
by Michael Robinson
The Red Wheelbarrow

A busted wheel with cracked paint, a slanted hill I might not make,
rust through the side, dirt and sand falling out,
a worn out...

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Haibun | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: irony, fun, funny, garden, hilarious,

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SHE
by Line Gauthier


she didn't become
the love of his life
until gone



posted on July 26...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: girlfriend, irony, lost love,

Some Consolation
by Julian Scutts

Unfortunately,
 I cannot rule out the possibility
 that I'll be run over by a bus,
 but at least..
I can ensure that,
 if I observe the...

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Epigram | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crazy, irony, travel,

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Mispronunciation
by Lewis Raynes
I think it is funny how OFTEN we are wrong, 
How we don’t speak the right way,
How words that are written throughout the LIBRARY, 
Aren’t...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: funny, humorous, irony, language,

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My critic
by Roy Pett


I like my critic

he Reminds me of myself

Totally useless 




7/25/2018
Senryu contest....

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: humorous, irony, me,



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