Rhyming Poems

Poems which Rhyme

Poetry that rhymes relays a message through the music of the spoken word. Their power is in their ability to get us caught up in the music so that we will let down our defenses and consider the message that the poem has to offer. Sometimes poets use rhyme as a tool to show the humor in the message they are trying to convey. Traditional poems are written in rhyme to help to add a musical element to a reading. A rhyming poem brings out the joy that can be had in appreciating the music in words.

Funny Rhyming Poems

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  1. The Life Of A Cupcake

    • By Shelby Greer
    • Published: May 2014
    Poem Told From the Perspective of a Cupcake

    They put me in the oven to bake.
    Me a deprived and miserable cake.
    Feeling the heat I started to bubble.
    Watching the others I knew I was in trouble...

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    • Rating 4.34
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  3. Happy Trails To Cancer Shirt

    • By Sam French
    • Published: February 2011
    To My Little Sister With Throat Cancer

    It was purchased just for you,
    when you're happy or you're blue,
    you can wear it on your head,
    'round the house or in your bed,...

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    • Stories 7
    • Emailed 30
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    • Votes 940
    • Rating 4.15
  4. Missing

    • By Anne Scott
    • Published: May 2014
    Poem About Funny Situations

    I've hunted near, I've hunted far
    I even looked inside my car.
    I've lost my glasses, I'm in need,
    To have them now so I can read....

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    • Votes 1189
    • Rating 4.07
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  6. Inelegant

    • By Vicki L. Stafford
    • Published: October 2015
    Poem About Having To Write A Poem

    It is time
    To rhyme a rhyme
    A poem I must write

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    • Stories 2
    • Emailed 60
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    • Votes 442
    • Rating 4.05
  7. Time

    • By Erin Friedrichs
    • Published: March 2010

    The question that is asked the most; we hear it everyday,
    "What time Is it?" they want to know, and then they go away.
    It's time for bed, it's time for work, or time to feed the fishes,
    ...

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    • Stories 8
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    • Votes 1056
    • Rating 3.96
  8. War Of The Words

    • By Wendy Clay
    • Published: May 2014
    Poem About How Strange And Wonderful Words Are

    Our English language? A curious thing!
    Hammers don't ham and fingers don't fing,
    Grocers don't groce and ushers don't ush,
    And why is a rear called a toosh, not a tush?...

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    • Rating 3.93
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  10. Mary And The Mouse

    • By Trish Moyles
    • Published: September 2012

    It started all so sweetly, Mary and the mouse
    It took a while to realize she had company in the house
    And Tess, she didn't worry
    She didn't even care...

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    • Emailed 37
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    • Votes 340
    • Rating 3.89
  11. Friendz

    • By Kayla Coffey
    • Published: February 2011

    Opposites
    I say yes and you say no
    I say bye and you say hello
    Butterfly's fly and penguins swim...

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    • Emailed 42
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    • Rating 3.79
  12. The Glass Eye

    • By Patricia A Stephens
    • Published: May 2014
    Poem About a Glass Eye With A Life Of Its Own

    The joke was very funny
    She laughed a lot of tears
    When suddenly her eye fell out
    And landed in her beer...

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    • Emailed 33
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    • Votes 350
    • Rating 3.77
  13. A Daschund Dog

    • By Bella
    • Published: May 2008

    My dog has a special twist,
    She can't go a day unkissed.

    She's not a normal dog,...

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    • Stories 0
    • Emailed 128
    • Favorited 3
    • Votes 1196
    • Rating 3.67

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