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Nab Poems

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.

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Premium Member Lady Of The Jungle
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
Should...Read More
Categories: nab, animal, dream, home, hope, howl,
Form: Couplet



Picnic by the river
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!
...Read More
Categories: nab, humorous, river,
Form: Limerick
Driving Thru Rat Race Maze
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,
debt,...Read More
Categories: nab, adventure, allusion, appreciation, environment, funny, recovery from,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member PLAYTIME



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
Categories: nab, change,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Think in Feelings Love and Peace
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. 
Think...Read More
Categories: nab, inspirational love, love, philosophy, soulmate,
Form: Rhyme



A Shovel Unearths
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.
The...Read More
Categories: nab, death, grave, horror, murder, scary,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Why I Should Win lst Place
'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
Categories: nab, hope, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member RISE AND FALL OF FORESTS
RISE AND FALL OF FORESTS

Deforestation and mechanization,
Have vanquished,
Tribes and animals,
Have been banished.
United the world must stand,
Against those,
Who grab green land.
Corporations brazenly,
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
Categories: nab, green,
Form: Rhyme
100 99 98 off to the land of
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
Categories: nab, 10th grade, 12th grade, 8th grade, 9th
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Genesis Of Thoughts
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...Read More
Categories: nab, 10th grade, 12th grade, appreciation, endurance, imagination,
Form: Free verse
THIS IZ NOT THE POEM part deux
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
Categories: nab, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Ballad
Cart Blanche ALDI Time - part i
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
jealous...Read More
Categories: nab, appreciation, cute love, integrity, peace, self, sexy,
Form: Free verse
i,s,a,m
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
Categories: nab, animal, children, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
Lion Lion
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
Categories: nab, animal,
Form: Free verse
Out on an early morning stroll
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
Categories: nab, nature,
Form: Free verse
Your black eyes know about my tiresome silence
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
Categories: nab, angst, emotions, feelings, lonely, longing, love, solitude,
Form: Lyric
A,B,C's OF 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 ?
    Each...Read More
Categories: nab, conflict, fun, imagination, introspection, language, nonsense, word
Form: Alliteration
Nab New Grails-Infinitian
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
Nab new
Grails


October11, 2015
Contest: Infinitian
Sponsor: Charlotte Jade Puddifoot...Read More
Categories: nab, art, friendship, love,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Bite Me
Bite Me!!

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
Categories: nab, allegory, angst, word play,
Form: Limerick
Emergency Meeting of Flat Earth Society
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
Categories: nab, earth, humorous, society,
Form: Sonnet
Shreddy Headdy
Girl
You gotta learn

When it's a burn

When it's the last dying turn

So dag-nab-it-
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
Categories: nab, addiction, adventure, allegory, anger, angst, anti bullying,
Form: I do not know?
Punxsutawney Phil Speaks
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
Categories: nab, animal, celebrity, character, muse, spring, weather, winter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pretty Pets
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
Categories: nab, animal,
Form: Sonnet
Hazy Days in Colorado
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
Categories: nab, addiction,
Form: Rhyme
LOVE AND THE PRUDENT MIND
LOVE AND THE PRUDENT MIND

How can passion nab a prudent mind
Heartless and unrelenting sorrow
Passion which
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
Categories: nab, baby, goodbye, growing up, introspection, loneliness, lost
Form: Free verse