Nonsense Poems | Poetry About Nonsense

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


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List of New Nonsense Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem The Media the Left and Right Franklin Price Couplet how i feel, nonsense,
Dogs Dream Steve Sant Limerick animal, fantasy, nonsense,
Premium Member Poem My Reflection Barry Stebbings Couplet mirror, nonsense,
The Hole Truth Cliff Letts Couplet nonsense,
Premium Member Poem Pampered Jack Ellison Limerick nonsense,
B28-P3-MY ACHED HEART Jerry Wells Prose Poetry nonsense, 9th grade, appreciation, heaven,
Premium Member Poem IF EVER I HAD A COUNTRY : L and LI T Wignesan Dramatic Monologue fantasy, hilarious, irony, nonsense,
Rum Tum Tiddle Jessica Amanda Salmonson Lyric fun, games, music, nonsense,
Ghostwriter in the Sky Trey Hamner Rhyme nonsense, analogy, art, change, destiny,
Premium Member Poem Palm Tree Feeling Caren Krutsinger Haiku beach, nonsense,

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I was the Goon Who Chose the Raccoon
by Caren Krutsinger

The horses’ lacy white petticoats and ribboned pantaloons
Were kicked almost as high as a delightful orange harvest moon.
The anger came from the big burly brown...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nonsense, 3rd grade, 4th grade,

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Your Proud Aunt Sue
by Caren Krutsinger
Tis true
as glue,
Aunt Sue
loves you
she talks about you incessantly,
speaks about you so flourescently.



...

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Tyburn | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nonsense, fun, funny, humor, humorous,

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I Went To See the Queen
by Kevin Shaw
I went to see the Queen

I went to see the Queen today,
But her Majesty wasn't in.
Prince Philip said "she's round the back
Queenin' out the bin




...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fun, nonsense, silly, word

A Rattling Rhyme
by Nick Trim
The example says ya ta ta ya ta ta,
like Lady Gaga peels a Bananah,
A scene I see with no drama,
and you don't like it... "whateva".

I...

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

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Cross-bred
by Gershon Wolf
They crossed
 a Nursery Rhyme
  with Dr. Seuss …

What did they get?
 ~ Mother Goose!...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nonsense, silly,

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Fortune Tellers
by Jack Ellison


One fortune teller to another, “we’re going to have a hot summer”
The second one says “like the summer of 2092, that was a hummer?”
All wore...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nonsense,

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Sewing Basket
by Caren Krutsinger
Toothpaste
soap
candles
Matches
three dimes
small yellow rubber ducky
Dog treats
diet pills
red, white and blue buttons,
assortment of threads
rickrack
scotch tape
needles
missing bracelet
pincushion
measuring tape
Nails
stickers
temporary tattoos
Sewing box gone wild
...

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List | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nonsense,

Free Will Hath Limitations
by matthew harris
(following on figurative heals 
   sans, l'amour, 
i.e.,and that bastard conception 
   of life, liberty, and the
pursuit by George - Marshall...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nonsense, 11th grade, 12th grade,

MERE LIBERTE
by Tiffany Harvester
AH, BEAUTIFUL FREEDOM
I'M BASKING IN YOUR GLORY
SOAKING IN THE MAGIC OF YOU
MY HEART IS LIGHT
UPON YOUR STAGE
I'M OPEN LIKE A BOOK
INSIDE YOUR WOMB
OH, HOW LONG
BEFORE...

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

3 featuring Lyric Man
by Nick Trim
There once was a hippopotamus
that turned into three,
A Hip, a Pop and a Thomas.

Hip was cool he stayed in school,
Pop did not stop he was...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: children, kindergarten, nonsense, smart,

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Fractured Fake News
by Mark Toney
Boris and Natasha's minds were awhirl
As the Russia probe facts did unfurl.
Let's end the confusion
There was no collusion
Was fake news of moose and of squirrel....

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: funny, humorous, nonsense, poetry,

A Door to Faeryland
by bella Holt
Across the widowed Moor
And down the wild path
From which you'll see a door
To leave behind your wrath

The glowing moon above
Helps to find the key
Though not...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nonsense, adventure, dream, imagery, longing,

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In a Hurry
by Tania Kitchin
impulsive driver
running red stop lights, crashing
three minute winner
...

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

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Pardon Me
by Wayne Kingston
often I speak, nothing is said ~

  sometimes after I speak, wishing I were dead ~

vowing never to speak, as I walk to bed...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nonsense, vanity,

Silly Writer's Block Scenario
by Vegter Papyrus
muse on medication after breast augmentation — 
I'm in line after the mirror
...

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Monoku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nonsense,

Manners
by Kristi Slusarski
You come to my house expect me to serve;
Food and drink,
you think you deserve.
You lay on my sofa and kick off your shoes;
Telling me your...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nonsense, anger, character, conflict, emotions,

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Down To Earth Type Elf
by Jack Ellison

When you get right down to it
That's exactly where I'll be
A truly down to earth kinda elf
Pretence is not for me

Others try to show a...

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

Suggestions Anyone
by matthew harris
Without malice nor forth-thought,
     no wide dee what aye will write
and thus would gladly take suggestions,
     hence...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nonsense, 10th grade, 12th grade,

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FLAPPING
by Line Gauthier


flapping his mouth
wagging his tongue
i bite my lip



posted on July 10, 2018...

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Senryu | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: nonsense, relationship, rude, silly,

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If you see
by Kevin Shaw
If you see an Elephant
Climbing up a Tree,
Ask yourself this question,
Is that where it should be.

...

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Epigram | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: animal, nonsense, silly, tree,



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