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Satire Poems | Examples of Satire Poetry

Satire Poems - Examples of all types of satire poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for satire.
Quidsworth Quibbler
Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. ...Read the rest...
Categories: satire, america, humor, patriotic, political,
Form: Clerihew

Don't Bury Courtesy On the Political Prairie -Based on Western Ballad
Oh don’t bury courtesy on the political Prairie. Where politicians rant And tell words I can’t; Say in a crowd or even whisper out loud. Oh bury courtesy not on the political Prairie. Where the politicians...Read the rest...
Categories: satire, america, eulogy, funeral, in
Form: Ballad
Premium Member AI and I
In ‘Everyone gets a Trophy’ land, Lesser mortals bring offerings bland. With AI my art sings And soars on golden wings. Together a formidable band. ...Read the rest...
Categories: art, fun, satire,
Form: Limerick
Canada needed a hero but a fowl mouth ...Read the rest...
Categories: satire, corruption, film, hero, how
Form: Ottava rima
Premium Member Guess I'll Be Me
I Guess I'll Be Me Before, when I was afraid to be me, I looked at others and tried to be a copy. Mimic all their motions, repeat the same moves... Maybe then I can follow all their rules? I...Read the rest...
Categories: satire, growth, humor, identity, irony,
Form: Other

Unknown origins; Satire: Punch Magazine
Punch line ...Read the rest...
Categories: satire, appreciation, culture, education, history,
Form: Footle
Premium Member No Driving, No Eating, No Drinking
Alcohol kills – should be forbidden along with PCP in brownies hidden ‘Overweight’s the scourge of heart attacks Let’s stop fatsos...Read the rest...
Categories: satire, car, drink, food, irony,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member We Believe in Diverse
We believe in diverse in our universe Our government’s a meritocracy in reverse Red folks, brown folks, yellow and green Indigenous Indians, Asians, Orientals, ‘Mar-sheens’ ...Read the rest...
Categories: color, earth, humor, satire,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Rat Sightings Dropping
I’ve seen fewer rats in my alley this year quickly credited it to climate change But when I explained myself on local TV ...Read the rest...
Categories: animal, giggle, satire, weather,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Delusion
"Affirmation without discipline is the beginning of delusion" - Jim Rohn You believe you're much taller than everyone else when you're standing next to me on your tippy toes. It's no secret you weave a glittering tapestry...Read the rest...
Categories: poetry, satire,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Season of Anomie
Here I am my compatriot Do not bore me with inanity Stay in your lane dear friend And let me stay in mine For this is the season of anomie Tempers are high and boiling over Do not...Read the rest...
Categories: satire, allusion, anger, anti bullying,
Form: Free verse
April 29 the sense of an ending End of Trump Reality TV Show
April 29—The sense of an ending… End of Trump Reality TV Show? While watching the Trump trials I sense an ending To the Trump Reality TV show. As he is revealed to be What he is Nothing but...Read the rest...
Categories: humor, humorous, political, satire,
Form: Political Verse
Crapping Out A Masterpiece, Part II
...Now some may think this trend depressing, there’s this idea our creators’ minds understand things on some deep level when they happen to craft the sublime. But I, as one more wayward writer, find the crapped-masterpiece comforting, since years of work...Read the rest...
Categories: satire, art, how i feel,
Form: Rhyme
Crapping Out A Masterpiece, Part I
It’s funny to look at creatives, painters, writers, musicians and such, look back across their bodies of work, and laugh at how much of it is luck, that things they put their whole soul into now languish deep in obscurity, while...Read the rest...
Categories: satire, art, how i feel,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Shot The Sheriff: Parody
'Here-comes-The-She--riff'/'And-his-second-trusted-Deputy' 'They-chea-ted-and-were-shot-de--ead'/'By-the-new-Ma-yo--or'/ 'Bob-Mar-ley' 'If-their-left-foot-takes-an-in--nch'/'And-their-right-foot-takes-a-lengthier-mile' 'Hand-law-a-forty-fi--ive'/'And-make-that-bestnerd-hop-with-a-smile' 'Your-dancing-half-you-spun-le--eft'/'You-alone-with-Suave-south-for-a-drive' 'Not-as-Missing-Per--sons'/'Posters-as-being-Wan-ted-Dead-or-Alive' 'Your-thrones-King's-and-Que--een's'/'The-Court-Jester-made-his-sweet-sixteen' 'Queen-is-expec-ti--ing'/'King's-glad-Jester-fa-ces-le-Guil-lo-tine' 'Judges-and-Ju--dy's'/'This-here-courtroom-is-in-repossession' 'Gavels-get-rea--dy'/'And-assault-with-deadly-precision' 'Guilty-as-cha--arged'/'Throw-the-book-at-um-as-they-cry-out-ouch!' 'Innocent-is-set-fre--ee'/'After-those-they-accused-gouged-their-eyes-out!' 'Kamala-is-the-fel--la'/'Lady-Justice-like-the-blindfolders-spawn' 'The-Justices-all-wa--atched'/'As-U.-S.-Constitution-burned-on-the-lawn' 'Pu-tin's-confus--sion'/'Non-goes-front-or-back-of-fic--ti--on' 'Tales-from-Tsar's-wo--ods'/'Rasputin-Myname-front- or-back-a-muse' 'Biden-casta--Net's'/'And-Yahoo's-all-over-Is-ra-el' 'Joe-cuts-China-tea--time'/'Pekoe-dives-inside-Starbuck's-swimming-pool'...Read the rest...
Categories: satire, analogy, appreciation, humorous, irony,
Form: Lyric

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Definition | What is Satire in Poetry?

Book: Shattered Sighs