Satire Poems. Read and share great examples of poetry about satire. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for satire.
Lab Rat Race Categories: angst, anxiety, drug, irony, lost, satire, society, Form: Free verse
Lab Rat Race -
Well it’s a hard pill to swallow
that we aren’t promised tomorrow;
but the rent is still due today.
Sure, you’re losing your mind
but you still made it to work on time;
That’s just the nature of the rat...Read More
When Trump Tweets Categories: humorous, parody, satire, song, Form: Lyric
(Played to the tune, “When Sly Calls,”
by Michael Franks)
When Trump tweets,
Mo’ scowls furrow
When Trump tweets,
the scandals grow
As rumors shake,
idle sits the Boss
is the grifter cost
When Trump tweets,
the rubles spin
When Trump tweets,
the dictators win
And on Fox tv the...Read More
Vomit Monsters Categories: crazy, satire, sick, Form: Free verse
They eat porridge then vomit it up
Dancing when they find carrots
And eat the other’s puke
Till they puke again and again
The sick game they play
For they are elite
And number one
Both gross and lovely
With added sugar
Turdiness Times Categories: health, humor, satire, Form: Prose Poetry
There was once a man who never had a for a year
He was fine other than a big fat belly full of crap
Myself its been three days since I dropped one
I wonder if I’ll be that man to last...Read More
Tom Sharing Aphorisms Categories: humor, satire, Form: Free verse
Tom Sharing Aphorisms
Composed: by Miracle Man
I’ve been told, when younger,
”I could start a fight in an empty House.”
Because often “I would cloud up and rain knuckles,”
and later “was a sight for sore eyes”
Sometimes “I just had a conniption fit”...Read More
Propane Categories: funny, humor, humorous, music, parody, satire, word Form: Couplet
When our traveling's up, it's time to fire it up
Since that sunshine has passed, it's time to light the gas
It's all right, it burns bright, when you light
When the camp is cold, you don't have to be told
You must open...Read More
Milk For Shakespeare Categories: cute love, humor, romance, satire, Form: Limerick
Did you milk the goat, Juliet?
Oh, sorry Romeo, not yet !!!
What about the cow?
Oh, I don't know how, !?
So, go milk Shakespeare's sonnets
'' life is not always Romantic ''
Oh My Categories: addiction, allah, america, corruption, political, satire, slavery, Form: Free verse
I don’t even like to talk about it.
I don’t like to vote.
I don’t want to be involved.
All those commercials on TV…
On and on, back and forth they go.
I hate this, you hate that,...Read More
Empty Days Categories: humorous, life, satire, Form: Couplet
There was a time when I was nine, where I thought my life was Ok
Another 6 years on, I was out breaking my back to earn some pay
A marriage came, then the kids, the marriage spent, the...Read More
Tasty hors d'oeuvres Categories: animal, flying, food, satire, Form: Rhyme
The cows, they lowed
The sheep, they bleated
The pigs, they squealed
Herded together tight, overheated
Squeezed into lines
Poked, prodded, whipped
through airport corridors
lines stretching forever
making tasty hors d'oeuvres
Boeing, Boeing -- Boing, Boing Categories: flying, satire, word play, Form: Clerihew
How's it going
Things sure have gone wrong.
Boeing's 737 is going, going, gone......Read More
Best friend Categories: satire, Form: Epigram
Your brain, is your heart's best friend....Read More
Bitter Sweet Categories: jealousy, satire, truth, Form: Couplet
Oh, look at you, living my thoughts and ideas
Hold on there, while I just sharpen my spears
Indiana Shaw . . . ; )
Dreaming About You Categories: satire, love, Form: Free verse
A sea of glass
As a crystal
As deep as a well
With a satire way
About her, with
A touch of
Love dwelling with
Sassy speech with
Eyes rich and deep
Blue as the ocean
As two, two carat
Lips a deep ruby red
Dia de Los Muertos Categories: political, satire, Form: Acrostic
Day of the Dead?
Is it something he said?
Deceived at the top,
Even they eavesdrop.
Lies all around
Our confusion compound.
Shall the truth be found?
Made in USA:
Everyone has their say.
T####'s reign is done.
Our country has won.
Send him off on the run.
Follow the Folly Categories: humorous, perspective, satire, word play, Form: Alliteration
There’s a monkey tag-team of mo-rons
running things ~ Polly Would Pinocchio style
Dumb and Dumber dolts
got dim a dullard king Dumbo
dunce chair directing
Elephant Man, with the carrot top sage
He’s a veggie dense thinker,
whose airhead...Read More
Home of all evils Categories: satire, silly, Form: Triolet
Categories: mystery, satire, Form: Triolet
What life is Categories: life, satire, Form: Triolet
Chelsea interviews a 5-star general, circa 2010 Categories: fear, satire, Form: Monoku
Who are you most afraid of
~ Obama, Osama, and your mama...Read More
Is she running again Categories: mystery, satire, Form: Senryu
She plays hide-and-seek
Teases us all with a peek
~ Prefers not to speak...Read More
Hillary, dillary Categories: judgement, leadership, satire, Form: Limerick
Hillary, dillary... you're toast
Your spouse is at a wienie roast --
His frankfurter's burned
He's with an intern --
You look like you just saw a ghost...Read More
next to of course progress my planet i Categories: humor, irony, parody, satire, Form: Italian Sonnet
“next to of course progress my planet i
love you, the ocean and the environ-
ment every person whether gay or bi
or trans or black, hispanic or asian
muslim pagan atheist or hindu
social justice and ecowarriors
illegal immigrants and felons too.
but conservatives, whites and...Read More
Jade Oinkment Categories: funny, humorous, parody, satire, Form: Ode
The sow beauty queen’s
favorite color is money green
The cloven jaw cutie’s
favorite sound is “cha-ching”
Miss Piggy Lips loves how the cash registers
throughout the land constantly rings
That jade oinkment noise
is a pigmentary salve to her greedy soul
She’s got a glut appetite...Read More
Raise your fist Categories: political, satire, teacher, Form: Rhyme
Sanders and Warren to Chicago, come see!
Give the teachers' union your advice, for free!
'Demand more money, raise your fist -- go on strike!
Who cares the city's bankrupt ~ you're liked!...Read More