FUNNY / SILLY POEMS
This story poem uses word play to make the case that it’s good for education to be fun and that laughter helps us to make progress, whilst remembering that we must get the balance right too. Read it, first of all as a story about Laughter and Progress as two living beings. Then read it […]
This shape poem is just a bit of fun, inspired by a true story of when I achieved a very odd ambition….
Apologies for those of you who came looking for a deep and meaningful poem; this is not the one!
Okay, so I’m not the first to giggle at the word that Nintendo chose to use, but it was the perfect pun example and was crying out to be used as word play so I couldn’t help myself.
I wrote this poem on one of those occasions when I wanted to write a poem, but couldn’t think of anything to write about – so that became my topic! I’ve got to write a poem, I don’t know what to say. The trouble is, my teacher wants it handing in today.
Christian Poetry Another of my Christian poems, this prayer is written in the style of a list poem, prayerfully asking God for help in making decisions. What should I do? Who should I be? What life has God prepared for me?
Inspirational Poem This inspirational metaphor poem is another example of figurative language, with occasional use of alliteration. Guard your heart always, for there you will find That delicate feelings and thoughts are entwined. Each must be tended and nurtured and fed Or weeds can develop and grow there instead.
This free verse poem is full of word play, metaphors and strong verbs. I usually prefer to write with rhyme and rhythm but this is one of those occasions when I felt that free verse would be better as it gave so much freedom to play with words that have two different meanings.
This Christian inspirational poem is available as a beautiful pastoral card and is a reassuring encouragement to those facing a difficult decision or future. Don’t worry about your tomorrows, God’s holding them all in His hand; You don’t need to know where they’re leading, God’s purpose is perfectly planned.
A Christmas Poem This Christian Christmas poem highlights the reason for the season. Advent: a time for preparing, for Jesus’ arrival is near. Yet, is it His birth we remember: our focus at this time of year? Where does Jesus fit in our advent? Do we even notice he’s there? And as we are […]