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Short Sloth Poems

Short Sloth Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about Sloth by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about Sloth by length and keyword.


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© Ijm seven  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sloth, inspirational,
Form: Acrostic

The Sloth
slow and steady
beady eyes, furry
what's not to love?...

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Categories: sloth, animals,
Form: Senryu


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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sloth, introspection
Form: Lanterne
The Hangover
Summer warms the sloth
he stirs,
oh to have your energy....

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Categories: sloth, funny
Form: Haiku
7 Deadly Sins
gluttony, envy
un-proudly~ guilty


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Categories: sloth, imagination, life, on writing and words, satire
Form: Haiku

sloth Silly Billy
sloth Silly Billy 
married a pregnant lady
went to sleep and snort...

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Categories: sloth, fun,
Form: Haiku
Last of the Species
Gracing the tree tops
Sinking into extinction
Of course he’s a sloth.

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Categories: sloth, animals, nature, seasons, time, visionary,
Form: Haiku
Sick, sedated, sloth Feel the breeze of insect wings Fatal stagnation

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Categories: sloth, introspection, life,
Form: Haiku
sun seeps through the cover
sloth hangs up side down the branch
shiny pebbles naked rivers dry

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Categories: sloth, allusion,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Political Dodoitsu #4: The Climate on Climate
Sloth defies bitter truths:
Nature is not our servant.
Ignore her ominous signs,
Pay in pain later....

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Categories: sloth, political
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Female Pygmy Sloth
Female Pygmy Sloth
By Valerie D. Staton

Female pygmy sloth
Emits emergent mating call,
Males hurry…slowly

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Categories: sloth, animal, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Sources of Sin
7 Chief Sources known as 7 Capital or 7 Deadly Sins
Pride, Greed, Lust, Anger, Gluttony, Envy and Sloth or Laziness

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Categories: sloth, christian, devotion, faith, spiritual,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member What effect has sloth upon the soul

Sloth begets in a soul
A spirit of indifference
In our spiritual duties and
A disgust for prayer


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Categories: sloth, caregiving, confusion, depression, education, faith, family, fear,
Form: Quatrain
When the Wind Blows
There’s the animal I’d most like to be
Snores drop from the eucalyptus tree
To sleep like the sloth sounds nice to me

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Categories: sloth, animals
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member What is Sloth
Sloth is laziness of mind and
Through which we neglect our duties
On account on the labor they require


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Categories: sloth, caregiving, childhood, confusion, dedication, education, family, children,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member What are chief sources of sin
Chief sources are Seven
Pride, Greed, Lust
Anger, Gluttony, Envy and Sloth or laziness
Commonly called 7 Capital Sins or 7 Deadly Sins 


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Categories: sloth, caregiving, confusion, depression, education, faith, family, children,
Form: Quatrain
Grook - Comfort to Death
Complacency, leisure and ease,
Sloth is a creeping disease.
To take your first breath,
Put comfort to death,
Only then, the day you may seize!

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© Luke Irwin  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sloth, change, destiny, irony, passion,
Form: Limerick
oxy, you moron
then slow

i cross bred
a snail with
a sloth and

taking two 
to make one

sum total


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Categories: sloth, muse,
Form: I do not know?
'Tis a tree sloth that I be,
Dwelling in a tree sloth's tree.
When a worker bee,
Asks what's up with me.
I say: "Sloth shall set you free."...

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Categories: sloth, freedom, humorous, i am,
Form: Limerick
Ev'ry day wasted,
Sleep all day long,
Overwhelmed, anxious,
Slothful--it's wrong.
Father, forgive me;
Help me, I pray.
Calm me, and make me
Useful today....

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Categories: sloth, sin, sleep,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Pride vs Apathy

Proud, Duty-bound
Serving, respecting, leading
Soldier, military, goal-less, uninspired
Struggling, sleeping, surviving
Apathetic, Bored

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Categories: sloth, depression, patriotic,
Form: Diamante
Premium Member Age Has Sneaked Up

Procrastinating, napping,
Full of fried fast foods
Forgetting what optimism feels like

Age has sneaked up and overtaken her


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Categories: sloth, age,
Form: Free verse
Lust for life
Glutton for punishment
Greed for good
Sloth for time
Wrath for bullies
Envy for passion
Pride for joy

Mobilise the angels
We’ve a job to do.


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Categories: sloth, satire
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member What virtues are opposed to 7 Capital or Deadly Sins
Humility is opposed to Pride
Generosity to covetousness
Chastity to lust
Meekness to anger
Temperance to Gluttony
Love to envy and
Diligence to Sloth


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Categories: sloth, childhood, confusion, depression, family, children, forgiveness, girlfriend-boyfriend,
Form: Quatrain
Racing Sloth
Once a sloth loved to run races
He failed to take many paces
Always ran as fast as he could
But barely left where he stood
And always loses to the opponents he faces

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Categories: sloth, animal, sports,
Form: Limerick