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Play On Words Poems | Examples of Play On Words Poetry

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List of Play On Words Poems

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Premium Member Poem POETRY Leon Enriquez Rhyme play on words, allegory,
Premium Member Poem Paronomasia Gary Bateman Tanka play on words, language, literature, meaningful, onomatopoeia,
IAMBIC PENTAMETER Kim Rodrigues Free verse play on words, writing,
Premium Member Poem PLAY ON WORDS Brian Strand Verse play on words, word play, words,
Premium Member Poem SATIRE and ALL THAT Brian Strand Verse play on words, satire, word play,
The Moon Is A liar Jonathan French Free verse play on words, nostalgia,
Premium Member Poem She Misses His Hymn connie pachecho Footle play on words, allusion, appreciation, happiness, love,
Premium Member Poem A PLAY ON WORDS Brian Strand Verse play on words, word play, words,
Premium Member Poem 'TAKE THAT' TICKET TOUTS JAN ALLISON Rhyme play on words, celebrity, conflict, money, music,
Premium Member Poem GENDER BENDER JAN ALLISON Limerick play on words, america, confusion, gender,

Lexophile
by Dean Wood
I admit it. I’m a Lexophile.  I’m likely on some list!
If there’s a play on words somewhere, I really can’t resist.
A twist of phrase,...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, humorous, word play,

A REAL LUNATIC
by Kim Rodrigues
WILL THE REEL* TEDDY PLEASE STAND UP

John Alexander acts a Roosevelt - Teddy.
Bugle calls him up the stairs, steady.
With great veracity and a capacity to...

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Clerihew | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, tribute,

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Cats In The Cradle-With Writer's Note
by connie pachecho
Cats In The Cradle

cougar
prancing terrain,
prospect's skinny dipping,
yearning inside her garden groove
howling

connie pachecho

6/09/17

Note-With the title I wanted to suggest that there are two
types of cats, cougars....

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Cinquain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, romance, sensual, word play,

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May Showers
by Sandra Haight
April showers dampen flowers...
   May has showers that will soon
dazzle flowers with great showers...
   prelude to the month of June.

Happy flowers...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, may, word play,

Hillary Trumped by Trump
by Hannah Corey
Up the hill
Hillary does climb
The see the sky so meet her eyes
And rule the nation idolized
But little do such viewers know
The poverty gone down below
And...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, political,

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Where Seamen Flows
by connie pachecho
Where Seamen Flows


tootsie 
booby

flaps wings
that sing

the night
hymns tight

for bread
embed

that fills
her bill

3/20/17


Writer's Notes-fishermen go out to sea, bring in a nice catch. Birds follow the boat...

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Footle | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, allusion, bird, nature, woman,

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Love is in air, as sparkle eyes cherish their meet
by connie pachecho
                 Love is in air, as sparkle eyes cherish...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, beach, beauty, feelings, for

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Penn and Teller
by arthur vaso
Penn and Teller

I wrote the notes clear as day
So obvious I would not be here to stay
On earthly lands with mortal souls
They danced the nights...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, introspection, lost, magic, philosophy,

Flowers
by Anna Wright
A rose for all the daffodils
In rows by our new house

A flower for everything you bake
(I’ll cherish everything you make)
((And kiss the flour from your...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, cute love, flower, happiness,

just for the crack
by stephen pennell
condoms should be used on every conceivable occasion
remember Ballet is best learned using proper steps and stages.
every tree is relieved when Spring comes
a shotgun wedding:...

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Acrostic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, fun,

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L'Overture
by arthur vaso
L'Overture


Lest we forget
Words often mouthed
For the dead of bloody war
Forgot not those great ones
Whose battles were on the home front
Seeking only equality of voice

Ray Charles...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, black african american, encouraging,

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Just Found Me and My Poetry
by James Horn
Just Found Me and My Poetry

http://study.com/academy/lesson/doggerel-in-poetry-definition-examples-quiz.html

I believe in the principle of show me
So what is definition of poet supposed to be?
A writer of perfect poetry...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, allegory, analogy, appreciation,

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How Bad Was My Poem and I
by James Horn
How Bad Was My Poem and I

If I at least were to have any humor at all,
How much might it be or seem so small?
Up...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, humorous,

Please Do not Laugh
by DM Babbit
Please Don’t Laugh

Today, I have a wonderful feeling
	all I want  to do is shout out loud in squealing
	and write silly little quips randomly appealing.

Goofy...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, giggle, happy, silly,

Every Poem has a Story
by DM Babbit
Every poem has a story,
	camouflaged, primped, made up and dressed to the hilt;
	fill ins, understudies and leads, 
       ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, poems, poetry, poets,

What Matters Most
by J.W. Earnings
What Matters Most

Shadows linger in the living-room
It feels that something is watching over me
I like the way you make me smile...it wipes away the gloom
It...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, deep,

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Flirting
by Joseph May
 Flirting  can be lots of fun
 A verbal tango of the tongue
 With complete strangers it can be done
  A play on...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, fun, , cute,

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Play on Words
by James Horn
Play on Words

On purpose there may be a presumption
About poems and must make an assumption
From me which will be waiting for you and you
Wanting to...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, relationship, religious,

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Should Start to Subscribe
by James Horn
I know the State Port Pilot will not be able to resist
putting this poem into their newspaper after they
will have read it and then edited...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, humorous,

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Notes on Sister Aimee
by arthur vaso
Ah the cake before the icing!!!!!! 

Notes:

Aimee Semple McPherson (October 9, 1890 – September 27, 1944), also known as Sister Aimee, was a Canadian born...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play on words, angel, mother, religious, romantic,