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Silly Poems | Examples of Silly Poetry

Silly Poems - Examples of all types of silly 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 silly.

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Premium Member The Wordsmith
I am a Wordsmith I love the words I play with I respect the fith I am a poet Sometimes I hardly know it I try to show it Five, seven and five How I make a Haiku jive It keeps me alive Then...Read More
Categories: silly, allegory, allusion, analogy, crazy,
Form: Haiku

An Inconsistent Contradiction Of Paradoxical Dissonance
I was told to write a poem, but that's not how it works. A poem has to write itself, one cannot force the words.. This seems like contradiction, but really it is not. As when I began to think about it the...Read More
Categories: poetry, silly, words,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Twinkie Binky
A woman I knew loved a twinkie. She also loved a binky. The cream from the twink, She'd smear on the bink. So what do you think? Is that kinky? ...Read More
Categories: silly, addiction, food, fun, metaphor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Noisily Obsessed
"Fart Proudly!" Benjamin Franklin Once Wrote A troublesome guest is best not to tote For happy intestines It was Ben's suggestion A good fart is worthy of a good gloat! Could it be that we're farting obsessed? Each aspect of farting...Read More
Categories: silly, allusion, animal, fun, funny,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member DOGGONE
I‘d been staying with pa - my folks got a divorce and pa took me to the local greyhound course Pa’s greyhound was running, he runs very fast He’s called Pterodactyl, pa’s dog never comes last! I stayed...Read More
Categories: silly, father son, humorous, pets,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Dessert is the End
The House Soup of the Day By me always holds sway Be it tomato or potato ~ Hold the 'tender chunks of crow' As for appetizers Make sure they're not from Pfizer And leave out...Read More
Categories: food, nonsense, silly,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Solomon The Gun
Years ago, but one Nineteen hundred and thirty one Solomon the Gun He smoked big cigars He drove really big fast cars On his face a scar He ruled the city Drove us all into pity Made us feel shifty The world his oyster I...Read More
Categories: silly, adventure, age, america, funny,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Satire Fun
Miss Muffet sat upon a velvet stool I know 'twas a tuffet; learned that in school But Muffy was the tart Who broke the spider's heart I'm telling the story, so shut up, fool! Humpty Dumpty had no wisdom at...Read More
Categories: humor, silly,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Thing In The Wall, Part 2
So ya thought ya might Like ta go to the mouse show To feel the warmth of The mouse confusion That kill-the-mouse-cadet glow Hey you! Yeah you mouse! Up against the wall! This one looks more like a rat! And that one is...Read More
Categories: silly, adventure, anger, angst, animal,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member The Thing In The Wall, Part 1
He's staring at me From the bricks of the wood stove With beady black eyes I read defiance I move and he scurries off I cannot catch him Brown little bugger Scratching around late at night Invading our home Keeping me awake How do I...Read More
Categories: silly, adventure, anger, angst, animal,
Form: Haiku
Aunt Neva
My old Aunt Neva Loved to shop In the 3-6-9 store For small-girl outfits To wear on her arms....Read More
Categories: silly, fashion, happy, humor, niece,
Form: Free verse
With complete freedom to wear anything one wants in public: hamster ball. Very dapper sauntering the boulevard in one's hamster ball....Read More
Categories: silly, animal, discrimination, fashion, freedom,
Form: Free verse
Stop Sign
Once I saw my shadow follow something unseen oh my! cried I come back on track but then chagrin it showed side road Sorry Charlie! saw sign free wine! old vine sublime made stop no thought you’d miss remiss amiss kiss kiss...Read More
Categories: silly, fun, funny, giggle, humor,
Form: Footle
Premium Member Fritz Buys a Golf Course
Fritz had always dreamed of owning some land After the army, he'd buy some, as planned But Fritz served near Iran And green grass there was banned Fool bought a golf course ~ but only...Read More
Categories: dream, golf, silly,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Saint Louie's no Popeye
Saint Louie didn't like ravioli And he wasn't much for mostaccioli So he went to Greenwich Had a taste of spinach Louie screamed, "Unholy Poggioli!" ______________________________ Poggioli, according to the urban dic- tionary, is a disease causing the...Read More
Categories: cry, food, silly,
Form: Limerick

Specific Types of Silly Poems

Definition | What is Silly in Poetry?