Monkey Poems - Below
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Furious George Categories: monkey, funny, humor, parody, Form: Rhyme
was a monkey, so bad
He beat up his trainer
which made him feel glad
You can find him often
pitching a fit
But don't get too close
while he's throwing his ....
Then came the day
when a publisher called
to further a deal
But in the...Read More
While riding a paisley tiger Categories: monkey, heartbreak, Form: Free verse
I collected the kinetic swirls
of differing shades
in the dizzying reflections
of how you made me feel
blurred in calliope sonnets
and brass ring reachings
while riding a paisley tiger
My pockets filled
with these mesmerizing emotions
sculpted of Ferris Wheel desires
and carousel dreams of you
Until suddenly...Read More
Dump Trump a lump n prowl lot terror re hot Categories: monkey, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, betrayal, Form: Political Verse
Dump Trump – a lump n prowl lot terror re: hot
The tattered glory of America, now heats up
with agitation poised to strike on brink
arty choked Jerusalem legislation incites humiliation,
which goads desecration fete accompli chink
in armor of Democratic rubric, constituting capitalistic
I come to Pos' ey Soup' ers Rec' ip' e Res' cue Categories: monkey, 2nd grade, baby, bangla, baptism, baseball, beach, Form: Didactic
( Looking at the poems of the day or year or whatever it was- saw a poem . . . A poem? Actually called a recipe. Inspiration! --- Trans°mutilate a recipe into fungal posery. The PoserSoup diablos will probably...Read More
fix me Categories: monkey, muse, Form: I do not know?
as long as
on my back
for i fear
and me the true
A TURNCOAT FRIEND Categories: monkey, betrayal, conflict, emotions, friend, loss, Form: I do not know?
For you have my stalwart friend,
Stood by me no matter what!
No false cloak of religiosity have
you hidden behind.
Nor various forms of poetic pomposity!
Alas you who I did trust.
Oh, to use...Read More
Our Brains not designed for it Categories: monkey, analogy, anxiety, blue, care, cheer up, community, Form: Didactic
However we came into being,
Commenting on anything and everything,
I am sure was not factored in,
When it came time to give us a brain.
When it became obvious that our brains were about to implode,
Computers appeared on the scene,
And one would have...Read More
UNKNOWN STILLNESS 2 Categories: monkey, blessing, Form: Free verse
UNKNOWN STILLNESS 2
To know that control
Is but a sweeping touch of fear
From the monkey mind
That skims and flirts from
A thousand passing thought patterns
Masquerading as truth
01 October 2019
The I Am Sorry People Categories: monkey, life, people, Form: Prose Poetry
I am sorry. It’s just the way I was made.
I’m sorry. It is in my genes.
I’m sorry. It is my pattern.
I’m sorry. But I warned you.
Being with the “I’m sorry people” is a challenge.
They do not want to take responsibility,
Haiku translations of the Oriental Masters Categories: monkey, philosophy, Form: Haiku
the braking locomotive
grinds to a halt
? Yamaguchi Seishi, translation by Michael R. Burch
Oh, fallen camellias,
if I were you,
I'd leap into the torrent!
? Takaha Shugyo, translation by Michael R. Burch
The first soft snow:
leaves of the awed jonquil
? Matsuo Basho,...Read More
Clever Monkeys Categories: monkey, fun, Form: Limerick
Without hens we wouldn't have eggs every morn
Without eggs, this clever monkey would wish he wasn't born
Maybe a bit extreme
Even for this old bean
Sometimes even this clever monkey can be forlorn
Who gave monkey the banana Categories: monkey, abuse, africa, dedication, deep, humanity, Form: Epic
Who gave monkey the banana
I hear them analysing again
Saying all they did and can do
They keep on promising
Cos that always they can do better
Is not new to see them speaking
What we know
It looks possible when they speak
But at...Read More
Four Humorous Haikus-- 3 Reposts Categories: monkey, animal, humorous, Form: Haiku
In treetops high up
Spot victims, raises up neck
~ Pow! Eats shoots, then leaves
Who is watching who?
ASSESMENT ON JUNE 6, 2019 Categories: monkey, anger, birthday, loss, romantic, sexy, sorry, soulmate, Form: Free verse
"ASSESMENT ON JUNE 6, 2019."
I called the starfish
on her birthday
but I was ignored.
I texted her
good morning and
I got a reply:
"STOP TEXTING MY
I texted her
good morning and
I was ignored.
I texted her...Read More
In the jungle alone Categories: monkey, adventure, beautiful, courage, fantasy, Form: Free verse
Wicked mountain side
Screamed freedom echo
Echo to the heavens above
Scent of nature glade my soul
My soul wondered
Wondered the jungle
Connected with the tiger
Tiger lick my spirit
Strength restored to conquer
Monkey dive on my back
Shook and dodge obstacles...Read More
Why Do We Need Trees Categories: monkey, tree, Form: Free verse
Of course you can climb a tree
Building a house on them is the most fun
You can hang a tire on them and swing like a Monkey
You can watch their leafs grow
You can also watch their leafs fall
Birds need trees to...Read More
Corporate Climb Categories: monkey, america, analogy, character, dream, life, Form: Narrative
Finally made it,
Thought I wouldn't make it,
Yet here I am just about on top of things,
Soon everybody and everything will be beneath,
I should make myself comfortable, loosen my tie,
Draped this monkey-suit over this large leathered chair,
Then I saw the mirror...Read More
Brain Overload Categories: monkey, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 6th Form: Free verse
Jabbering in his mind
Unclear thoughts, non-cohesive, renegade,
Running wildly with a 1957 Chevy truck,
Honking with a gaggle of winter geese.
Fuzzy dendrite connections,
Brain overload, grabbing out-of-control ideas,
Hoisting them into cyberspace with his unicorn monkey pals.
Special Plants Categories: monkey, political, Form: Free verse
The water pooled on the thirsty ground; as if the arid dirt took it's time soaking up every drop. It was only overspill from bathing my spoiled fern. Domesticated plants come first. They dwell in the warm, fertile, specially bought...Read More
Whippoorwill Jumping Jack Categories: monkey, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th Form: Rhyme
Whippoorwill jumping jack
Putting daisies pretty
A lonesome road
A one-eyed toad
Painting butterfly city.
Monkey magic is tack.
Bright moonbeam sorely gone.
Upside down me.
Where is your fee?
Whippoorwill jumping fawn.
My Childhood Categories: monkey, appreciation, childhood, humor, Form: Rhyme
I saw a child on a play yard swing
And my soul soared with fervent joy.
As precious memories came flooding back
To when I was just a boy.
When on a sweltering summer day
My shirt and shoes were often first to go.
Since nothing...Read More
LET FREEDOM RING Categories: monkey, humanity, Form: ABC
Let freedom ring for every monkey in Tennessee prison
Let freedom ring for every monkey in Texas prison
Let freedom ring for every monkey in Mississippi prison
Let freedom ring for every monkey in Alabama prison
One day !!
Black monkeys and white monkeys...Read More
I'm A Psycho Categories: monkey, hip hop, music, rap, Form: Rhyme
Let’s face facts you’re a motherloving no one
couldn’t find a flow if you were looking at the ocean
I’ll stand and deliver like I’m living in a river
Your thoughts are all flops
like the tap drips drops
just a monkey in...Read More
Divine Intervention: Realize Thyself 2 Categories: monkey, spiritual, Form: Rhyme
It was divine intervention
that gave me life many times.
It was divine intervention
that held me close many nights.
I've let go of things that couldn't
be eand xplained no other way.
This ain't a sermon or a speech,
it's a salute to a brand new...Read More
Piecing together Harris Kuritsky tattered family tree Categories: monkey, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 6th Form: Free verse
Piecing together Harris/ Kuritsky tattered family tree
(Betsy Ross would beam at unflagging effort)
Ah, here all along yours truly
thought himself an abductee,
linkedin with chimpanzee,
hence imagine my disappointment
flipping laminated pages ye
ja undertook undoubtedly
plus wireless subcommittee
stitched together plain to see
helpful input...Read More