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Tennis Poems - Poems about Tennis

Tennis Poems - Examples of all types of poems about tennis to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for tennis.
Premium Member Gerald
...A woman in scrubs came to the waiting room. She was wearing a pony tail and tennis shoes. “GERALD!” she yelled loudly. No one got up. An older lady with pink hair and a floppy hat looked at m......Read More
Categories: tennis, age,
Form: Narrative

Premium Member Please Stand By
... You’d think the U.S. government was bankrupted By the sound of the announcer’s anxious perfidy. Instead, there’s a tennis player who’s deported From Australia, his name you never heard before Seems his lack of a vaccine he too openly......Read More
Categories: tennis, anger, conflict, humor,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member NovakX Djokovic
...and DRUG ADDICTS Someone please tell me what’s FULLY VACCINATED Real Men are NOT defeated by Altered DEFINITION Tennis at High Tea now served With M-RNA FLUID Who owns definition of health. for PUBLIC HEALTH Who owns the......Read More
Categories: tennis, angst, judgement, sports,
Form: Concrete
Three Balls
...In tennis, when a player serves He gets a second chance In case the ball goes out of bounds Set in the court’s expanse. ......Read More
Categories: tennis, mystery,
Form: Rhyme
The Best Man Yet
...was always in it's place your funniness shone through For the love you had of sport's anything would do football, tennis and many more will always remind me of you Your love of a great war film Your love of a 25p bet chatting to......Read More
Categories: tennis, appreciation, blessing,
Form: Rhyme

Younger Me and The Unknown
...y had an event. Senior homecoming was a blast, and you care so little about your footwear that you trade the heels for tennis shoes, don’t mind when you get crushed by a passing crowd surfer, let alone your hair. The play was amazing this......Read More
Categories: tennis, 12th grade, age,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Buddy the Flying Dog
...Buddy has eaten every poison mouse trap in the garage and hall. Loves chasing rabbits, squirrels, the cat and a yellow tennis ball. Easier if Sophie, our twelve-year-old cocker spaniel was gone. She is angry as a heck that this giant i......Read More
Categories: tennis, 4th grade, 5th grade,
Form: Rhyme
By the hair
...You thought you had me by the hair, While you tossed my heart To and fro Across a tennis court Just because I was your insurance policy That you kept in your back pocket Or so you thought Until......Read More
Categories: tennis, allegory, beach, betrayal,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sunburnt Country
...y, that’s football, not ping pong And how the crowds call out real loud if the umpie gets it wrong. I love the summer tennis too; it’s watched by young and old Or a cricket match the Aussie way, dressed in the green and gold. I love o......Read More
Categories: tennis, humorous,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member picking up lunch
...the 46th floor, to a small foyer and one plain, grey door The door opened and a young girl, 10ish, in a blue, polo, tennis dress, said, “Hi! I’m Karen, you must be Anais. Will is around here somewhere. Aren’t you pretty, though? You go ......Read More
Categories: tennis, art, girl, humanity, humor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member splash
...the other dubious tennis shoe dropped causing a splash heard round the world thunder crashed and lions came out of gladiator's mouths a......Read More
Categories: tennis, history,
Form: Free verse
Hanging With the Grands
...ys gone by When nanas merely cooked. In modern days we Uber them To every place they’re booked. Today was soccer, tennis and A trip to pick up glasses. Tomorrow will be Hebrew school And thus, the weekend passes. This time is l......Read More
Categories: tennis, granddaughter, grandson,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Mother's Advice
...lthy girls anticipate, a pair of boobs that won’t inflate. Just turned sixteen and as of yet she’s still flat like a tennis racquet – a likely deficit of estrogen in a much needed region and for girls it’s most essential a husband ge......Read More
Categories: tennis, growing up,
Form: Light Verse
...f many miles All types of designs Many types of comfort Shoes, shoes, shoes Most needed to walk Heels and Sandals Tennis shoes Walking tall Shopping at Malls Shoes, shoes, shoes Working shoes House shoes Flat shoes Passion for ......Read More
Categories: tennis, beauty, woman,
Form: Free verse
...! Inspired by Brian Strands' poem Becker which was about an artist and my poem is posted with his kind permission Tennis player Boris Becker had sex in a restaurant closet with a model he'd just met. Becker acknowledged paternity of a......Read More
Categories: tennis, lust,
Form: Clerihew

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