Funny Life Poems

There may be two people who have been dealt the same cards in life. Two individuals with all the same life circumstances. One is miserable, stressed out, and looks twenty years older than he is. The other is the happiest guy you could ever meet and looks twenty years younger than he is. How can this be? The answer is that it is not our life circumstances that make life difficult rather it is the attitude that we view our lives with. Those who are capable of seeing the humor in life and take life lightly will be able to do the best with the circumstances they have been given.

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  • by David Bloomfield
  • Published: 5/8/2014
Poem About People Watching, The Cafe

I'm sitting by the window as I munch my current scone
And I'm very pleased to see that the early crowd has gone
The place fills up quite quickly when the cafe opens up
And after the early …

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  • by Misty Elizabeth Bennett
  • Published: 5/8/2014
Poem About Trouble Hailing a Taxi, Taxi Taxi

I put my thumb up to hail a cab,
but they never stop and it drives me mad!
I've lived in this City for a very long time,
Yellow is always crossing my mind.
Is it too much to ask for a …

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  • by Margaret Hill
  • Published: 3/11/2014
Poem About Turning 60 Years Old, I'm Not Really 60

That's not my age, it's just not true
My heart is young, the time just flew
I'm staring at this strange old face
and someone else is in my place!

My body's not in …

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I love this. I feel the same way as I am a year away from fifty. Although I do have grey hair I color because I'm not that old yet. :-)

  • by Huda Peerzada
  • Published: 6/18/2013
The Day I Remember

I opened my eyes
I looked to the sky
the birds were singing and whistling by
my heart got thirst to fly

I stretched my hands
and put on my band
I got out of the bed
and …

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Tide, A Family Choice

My whites were dark and dingy
My colors failing fast,
Giving up was coming close
My mom said "Tide will past."
I've tried so many other soaps
I've grown so tired and …

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  • by Don Hewitt
  • Published: 10/2/2008
A Dieter's Despair

Oh my soul, be thou quiet
This is not 'another diet'
Just a program of exchange
Though some things do seem strange

Raw vegetables and 'brock-o-lee'
Does not sound too good to …

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