Poems About: LIMERICK
Poems on / about :
- carpe diem
1.Boob Box Baby
Dilly-dally told ditz
'I'll show you life on the ritz'
He did it becuz'
He wanted some fuzz read more »Udiah (witness to Yah)
2.A Caffeinated Life
I've reached beyond those limits that bound
And searched around ‘til I finally found
The Pinnacle of Reality
Is in my utter mortality read more »Udiah (witness to Yah)
3.(Stuff and Nonsense) Limericks Schlimericks
Recently I heard a poet say that limericks should not rhyme because there is no rhyme for the word 'limerick'. This seemed flimsy reasoning to me but anyway I set myself to find some rhymes for Limerick. Here are some of the (very silly) results:
Said a poet composing a limerick read more »Janice Windle
4.If I were...
Limerick Day celebrates the birthday of Writer Edward Lear (1812-1888) . It also, of course, celebrates Limerick poems. Limericks were popularized by Lear in 1846 in his Book of Nonsense'.
This day is a time to enjoy and get your fill of Limerick poems. We are so glad that it came along to brighten up our lives. Celebrate Limerick Day in style by writing a Limerick or two of your own. Or, sit down and read a few humorous Limericks. They are guaranteed to make you smile.
A Limerick is a humorous verse or poem. It is five lines longs. Its name comes from the city of Limerick, Ireland. The first two lines rhyme with the fifth line rhyme. The third and fourth lines rhyme. read more »Albert Ahearn
This is a limerick,
Written with aid of a stick
Although, limericks are supposed to be poetry,
So, I suppose this really just quirky. read more »Andy Xie
6.John, The King of Limericks...
There is a great man from England
Who is so sweet and kind, a man from a lightly land
In the lands of limericks, he wears a Golden ring
He is the master of Limericks, he is their King read more »Ellias Anderson C.A ( Known as captain A)
7.On Being Told That There Is No Rhyme For The Word “Limerick”
After I heard Harry’s limerick,
I found that my mind set to simmer. “Rick, ”
I said to myself,
“One might write it itself, ” read more »C Richard Miles
8.The Strange HaikuSarah Elder
9.Thirty Limericks On Various Subjects
LIMERICKS / ANTI LIMERICKS
The writing of good limericks you see
requires two parts insanitee -
two parts rhythyme read more »Otido Omukuba
10.Kitten (school assignment 7th)
There once was a very cute kitten,
Who liked to sleep in a mitten. read more »Jane Meyer
A poem presenting with rhyme
and which follows a rhythm in time
need not be what we call
a true Limerick at all read more »Herbert Nehrlich
12.The Art Of Writing Limericks
A limerick can be rather funny
when the syllables are on the money.
But when none of it fits
it can give you the shits read more »Herbert Nehrlich