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Opossum Poems - Poems about Opossum

Opossum Poems - Examples of all types of poems about opossum to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for opossum.
Premium Member We Shall Have Our Own Christmas Tree
...We shall have our own Christmas tree the animals said. Wait! Warned an opossum “We should consult Big Red!” We need on one else’s opinion, replied a snippy raccoon. We have snow, happiness,......Read More
Categories: opossum, 5th grade, 6th grade,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member When is a House Haunted
...Owners of this house have allowed it to die an unnatural death. Urine smells keep the riffraff out; including a mother opossum. It is the place where halfhearted spiders go to die. Not haunted, yet, full of unhappy memories. Why the o......Read More
Categories: opossum, 4th grade, 5th grade,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Perky Pink Python Plays a Piccolo
...Perky pink python plays a piccolo Perforated opossum practicing as pro Pretty prancing porcupine poke Pinocchio Pronunciation phrases performed in pleasing prose. ......Read More
Categories: opossum, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Alliteration
... So I kept staying solemn Because people are quick to turn it into a problem By being rotten Others are fast to play opossum Yet they still plotted Making others suffer, so the profit Goes into their own pocket You can eat dog s*** ......Read More
Categories: opossum, addiction, dark, deep, life,
Form: Rhyme
Lobster Rain
... A eulogy on the car radio: he was a good friend to all. It begins to rain. On the road an opossum family, bodies strewn according to size and age, some pancaked, some playing dead forever. A lobster gave......Read More
Categories: opossum, poetry,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member peace keeping opossum
...peace-keeping opossum with such an ugly pink tail rids your yard of mice and snakes a terrific mommy, she keeps her brood close oft......Read More
Categories: opossum, animal,
Form: Verse
Premium Member I Know a Woman
...vacuums her driveway. I have eight colors of paint on my hands and arms. I know a woman whose porch is spotless. An opossum and family of raccoons live on my front porch. I know a woman who scrubs her kitchen floor daily. I took a bat......Read More
Categories: opossum, woman, women,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Are You Afraid be on land again. There is a wildness in me that wants to spend my life outside Surrounded by owl, fox, raccoon, opossum, wolf, tiger, lion, bear. But are you not afraid? Someone asked me. Not nearly as afraid of them as I am of pe......Read More
Categories: opossum, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sharing My Garden
...and bees flock to my garden in twos and threes. They do not eat much, pollinate and nibble a bit, putting me at ease. Opossum and raccoons are nocturnal, so should only be here at night. I have caught them eating my potatoes at two p.m. ......Read More
Categories: opossum, animal, garden,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Apricot Faerie and Her Unicorn
...iled at their quintessential loveliness. A beauteous sight observed by those who came to fawn. Deer, fox, raccoons, opossum; we all sat beyond their sight. Communal silence greeted them as they conversed among flowers. A promise of co......Read More
Categories: opossum, fairy, fantasy,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Country buffet
... In the road to home turkey vultures picnic on fresh opossum delight......Read More
Categories: opossum, death, fate, nature, obituary,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Love is Everywhere grateful for, gratitude floods through me Giant oak soldiers surround my property, guarding me from harm. Raccoon, opossum, fox, turtle, bunny, squirrel have been here today In the day’s silence I feel spirit of my ancestors, and my s......Read More
Categories: opossum, happiness, joy,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member Summer Camping destiny with prayers for strength and wisdom Nocturnal creatures lift their voices to sing through the dusk Owl, opossum and raccoon make their presence known Capturing their prey without creating any fuss or protest With only the......Read More
Categories: opossum, good night, inspiration, mountains,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member What is She Doing Here
...What’s she doing here shes a missouri opossum spread out on a tree started yesterday my grandchild said whats that had to look up she was spread eagl......Read More
Categories: opossum, animal,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Queen of the Willows and the Woods
...he forest gives them shelter, loving both for their observant skills. They watch over closely the squirrels, raccoons, opossum and fox, These two lovely creatures who never honor any clocks. They tolerate much, but truly do not like any ......Read More
Categories: opossum, nature,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme

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