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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    This poem has made me love cupcakes even more!

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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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    • Votes 1063
    • Rating 4.14
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    That was beautiful. I wish no one had to go through cancer, but hope, and faith, as well as love will always seek a brighter day!

  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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    • Rating 4.07
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    Oh my! How I relate; this happens so much!

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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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    • Rating 4.04
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    This is like when I first started poetry. I used to stay up all night on a single line!

  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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    • Rating 3.95
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    This poem made me realize the actual meaning of TIME. The last two lines signify the importance of doing a thing beforehand when there is plenty of time. One can always be if he/she completes...

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  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 3.94
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    I don't know why but I laughed aloud at the end. This is a hilarious and cool poem.

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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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    • Rating 3.92
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    I have been reading this poem over and over again and can't get enough of it. This poem is very vibrant and happy. It makes a good poem to start the day.

  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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    • Votes 1056
    • 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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  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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