Limerick Poems. Examples of Limericks and a list of new poems in the correct poetic form and technique. Share and read short, long, best, and famous Limerick poetry while accessing rules, format, types, and a comprehensive literary definition of a Limerick.
A limerick is a fun five-line form of poetry with a distinct AABBA rhyme scheme. Limerick poems are often funny or silly and have a strict meter, but there is more to a limerick. What is limerick in poetry (complete definition)?
Western are real and true movies
The Actors? they die, not stuffed dummies
They use real guns
And die with a bang !
They are paid? "over their dead bodies" !!!"...Read More
de Santis Teased
Fort Myers has not gone adrift
Although everyone needs a lift
With thumbs in the air
They need a rideshare
But FEMA has never been swift...Read More
humor, poetess, tribute,
A poetess named Linda Alice Fowler
Chose the spirit animal owl for her
avatar and muse, and who
doesn’t worry ‘bout bird flu
with all her power, no not this prowler
True to herself and has keen intuition
If she appears...Read More
A young kangaroo pickpocket
Got nabbed when she tried to hock it
But Joey saw
Sex in the raw
And damned if he did not cock it!...Read More
Stairway to Heaven
fun, funny, giggle, humor,
My husband is four foot seven
I stand at six foot eleven
everything is cool
he has a step stool
it’s called the Stairway to Heaven...Read More
That Crazy Orkan
fantasy, fun, giggle, science
There was a creative genius named Mork
Crazy Orkan crossed a spoon with a fork
He gazed at his invention
Then at last broke the tension
abuse, food, funny, giggle,
A hungry Brit in a pot
A grey-haired witch stirs it hot.
We ask sir explain
Why you don't complain,
It's me for lunch or carrot....Read More
I Popped Fred's Balloon
bird, food, health, silly,
Fred's parrot learned 'Polly wants a cracker'
Now Fred struts around town with a swagger ~
But I popped Fred's balloon
Called his parrot,...Read More
adventure, lust, woman,
I know a woman in Birmingham
Her marriage is a pitiful sham,
She plays around
She tries new ground,
And gives it up, not giving a damn.
Written October 2, 2022...Read More
As soon as God lifted the veil
An angel appeared beyond pale
So bright lily white
My toes curled in fright
And even worse, she was a male!...Read More
Long time ago, a pup was born
The pup grew, eating a lot of corn.
The red pup grew so big, bigger than Hagrid.
We share the same name
His was a fame, mine is just a flame
funny, giggle, humorous, scary,
Chupacabra came in the night
It gave everyone great fright
Jack shouted a loud "Boo!”
and hid in shadow out of sight....Read More
A maid from Malta tattooed her breasts,
Of birds feeding the young in their nest;
Her work family trembled
With thrills assembled,
They were so big popped out of her vest.
**** OF IRON
There was once a woman from...Read More
Once there was a tiny witch called Yvonne,
She fell in love with a wee leprechaun;
Changed her colours to green,
Born a babychaun Irene,
She became known as the witchprechaun.
Once there was a man called Shakespeare,
Amongst other...Read More
THE GIRL FROM UTAH
The girl from Utah was named Honey,
Had good body with the ears of a bunny;
She ran out of money,
Phoned her friend Sonny,
Did not answer her his stomach was runny.
The turkey wanted...Read More
Specific Types of Limerick Poems
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birthday, christmas, dirty, dog, family, food, friends, funny, irish, kids, leprechaun, life, love, music, nature, rhyme, rude, saint patricks day, school, sports, war
Definition | What is Limerick in Poetry?