Nab Poems - Below
are popular examples of all types of nab poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for nab.
Lady Of The Jungle Categories: nab, animal, dream, home, hope, howl, Form: Couplet
It would be such happiness
For me to be a lioness,
I would have such lovely dreams
Of human victims' piercing screams,
Every morning as I strode
From my junglesque abode,
Always living in the hope
That I might nab some silly dope,
But in case my constitution
Picnic by the river Categories: nab, humorous, river, Form: Limerick
Stood by the river, throws a pooh stick
Suddenly I hear “nanny come quick!”
The water went splash
a dog a mad dash
Crossing the river to nab our picnic!
Driving Thru Rat Race Maze Categories: nab, adventure, allusion, appreciation, environment, funny, recovery from, Form: Enclosed Rhyme
I ain't gonna brag, boast, blab...,
lest yours truly suffers demise from backstab,
resignedly taking wheel of our automobile
donning, (but NOT trumpeting)
role as taxi cab
shuttling the missus, (she effusively glad)
to medical appointment
me, the obliging husband
in order for this mister former cad,
PLAYTIME Categories: nab, change, Form: Couplet
Zest works best
Fest true quest
Fun seeds play
Run fits day
Show fond glow
Know fine flow
Laugh loud shout
Bluff shows pout
Style sweet smile
Pile each while
Wit funds hit
Bits that fit
Eat and drink
Fit verge brink
Eat some more
Feed deep core
Grab play thing
Nab sweet fling
Sleep on it
Watch dreams...Read More
Think in Feelings Love and Peace Categories: nab, inspirational love, love, philosophy, soulmate, Form: Rhyme
Grab it. Nab it. Hug it quick.
Walk it. Talk it. Squawk it thick.
Enjoy each other every day
If you want true love to stay
Leave it. Loosen it. Walk away.
Think not in pink or green or gray.
A Shovel Unearths Categories: nab, death, grave, horror, murder, scary, Form: Monorhyme
A brutal murder in portentous chill
A helpless life, under butcher's will
An ominous spade digs soil in till.
Buried in dark secret, an aghast kill.
Corpse stenched, languished still.
The cops nab smite, in strokes of grill..
Shoveled out of dirt, brown bags fill.
Why I Should Win lst Place Categories: nab, hope, humorous, Form: Rhyme
'Tis fairly certain that struggling bards such as this old bloke,
Are seldom honored or make any money 'til after they croak!
Ah, just the thought of the pleasure that it would bring,
To nab First Place in Bobby's contest just for the...Read More
RISE AND FALL OF FORESTS Categories: nab, green, Form: Rhyme
RISE AND FALL OF FORESTS
Deforestation and mechanization,
Tribes and animals,
Have been banished.
United the world must stand,
Who grab green land.
Partake in this nab,
Their only thought
To possess and to grab.
What do they gain,
In this pitiful game,
Only fear of a lion...Read More
100 99 98 off to the land of Categories: nab, 10th grade, 12th grade, 8th grade, 9th Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Wynken Blynken and Nod???
(ah...oh methinks this pissant pooch woof lee
barked up the wrong tree –
reed don my mongrel friend)
This poetic endeavor doth not boast nor brag
to take digs on front page
headline grabbing news,...Read More
Genesis Of Thoughts Categories: nab, 10th grade, 12th grade, appreciation, endurance, imagination, Form: Free verse
Narrow and shallow shining laser focus
into chasm while teetering on brink
akin to scurrying thru microcosmic burrow
of microscopic Manhattan skyscrapers
wink'n nod and blink,
THIS IZ NOT THE POEM part deux Categories: nab, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th Form: Ballad
NOW WHIZ THE MOMENT TO PREPARE TO SCRUTINIZE
MY WRITTEN ATTEMPT AND HOPE MY OFFERTORY
DISTINCT FROM OTHER GALS N GUYS.
thankful to enjoy genesis of thoughts
from whence doth spring germ
of an idea, that either takes root
(exhibiting potential to live with...Read More
Cart Blanche ALDI Time - part i Categories: nab, appreciation, cute love, integrity, peace, self, sexy, Form: Free verse
Joyous rapture awoke sleeping animalistic giant:
carnal, feral, gonadal horniness in deed, when defiant
this primate crossed figurative
paths with a stunning woman
older than a spring chicken freed
via ma hen nah paws van
i,s,a,m Categories: nab, animal, children, , cute, Form: Rhyme
I Saw A Mouse.
There's a mouse in the corner by the bathroom door.
I'm sure it's the same one I saw the night before.
With his cute pink round ears and his whiskers askew
we'll nab him and catch him before our...Read More
Lion Lion Categories: nab, animal, Form: Free verse
Lion you are awesome king
The king of the jungle
You are a mighty one
You are the feared by many
Your roar is loud and scary
It echoes all around
through the prairies and safaris
The animals are frightened when they hear it
They run and...Read More
Out on an early morning stroll Categories: nab, nature, Form: Free verse
Out on an early morning stroll,
while people roll in bed, snoring,
encore in dreamy shores, I looked up.
The sun was on a drill, dressing up
clumps of clouds for the day's display.
I needed to nab my share of shade:...Read More
Your black eyes know about my tiresome silence Categories: nab, angst, emotions, feelings, lonely, longing, love, solitude, Form: Lyric
Your black eyes know about my tiresome silence
They catch temptation just like blind wolf-cub
The Deep is laughing at the Deep in violence
With roar in eyes what I will never nab.
You are in mind of mine, in dreams, in fancy
I feel...Read More
A,B,C's OF ALLITERATION Categories: nab, conflict, fun, imagination, introspection, language, nonsense, word Form: Alliteration
Almost always, as additional allurements arrive, ask as a Being...
By better borne behests become best Causes ?
Can causes create concise concepts Diligently ?
Do doers do decidedly dumb doldrums Ever ?
Nab New Grails-Infinitian Categories: nab, art, friendship, love, Form: Acrostic
Nab New Grails
Learn from life each deed friends sweet myrrhs
Earn love and trust by less wants
Art of life an awed path
Reach out to the weak
Not now then when?
In rough times
Sponsor: Charlotte Jade Puddifoot...Read More
Bite Me Categories: nab, allegory, angst, word play, Form: Limerick
He held out his hand gingerly
With lettuce—on guard inwardly—
Iguana did snap!
We heard, “Holy crap!
He bit me!” he yelled bitterly!
You cannot assume when you try
To do something good it will fly!
Some “creatures” will nab,
While others must stab—
Make “bite me” your...Read More
Emergency Meeting of Flat Earth Society Categories: nab, earth, humorous, society, Form: Sonnet
Called meeting of Flat Earth Society
The Enclosed Earth theory must refute
As well Hollow Earth theory to dispute
and that dag nab round earth futility
It's clear as dirt we must confute
That old thingamajig gravity
Which with not our abacus compute
So how can...Read More
Shreddy Headdy Categories: nab, addiction, adventure, allegory, anger, angst, anti bullying, Form: I do not know?
You gotta learn
When it's a burn
When it's the last dying turn
it's gotta earn
So let the coins turn
And a dime red-out the purrin'
Proposing a churnin'
As I say 'loins churpin!'
As the logs of the hall stay turned-in
Like a bomb cab-in!
In the...Read More
Punxsutawney Phil Speaks Categories: nab, animal, celebrity, character, muse, spring, weather, winter, Form: Free verse
What’s that noise I’m a hearin’ just above my head
Man, what is wrong with you can’t you see I’m in bed!
Hibernating throughout the winter is such a cushy thing,
But here you come again bells a ringing; always a wondering
About my...Read More
Pretty Pets Categories: nab, animal, Form: Sonnet
I've had many pets in my life.
Right now two cats and I abide
In my small house the size for us,
But I can't let this pair outside.
They're feral cats that I rescued
When wild coyotes invaded nests.
Wild coyotes on our rich farm...Read More
Hazy Days in Colorado Categories: nab, addiction, Form: Rhyme
Hazy Days in Colorado
By Elton Camp
So many are now buying out there
There’s a haze of smoke in the air
Those who desire to get high
Just breathing, they should try
So many bought a joint to smoke
That innocent ones began to choke
“Oh, man,...Read More
LOVE AND THE PRUDENT MIND Categories: nab, baby, goodbye, growing up, introspection, loneliness, lost Form: Free verse
LOVE AND THE PRUDENT MIND
How can passion nab a prudent mind
Heartless and unrelenting sorrow
Haunts across seas
Crazes uncharted through widow making mountains
Shadows its prey
day by day from scent of soap to toothpaste caps
Sleepless nights in strangers beds—The vows once...Read More