I wrote this poem with no message in mind. It is just a little bit of randomness and the need to write something.. anything!
A guide to nonsense poetry - what it is and what it isn't. We'll look at Lear, Carroll, Seuss and other poets who have attempted to write nonsense.
Atwood's piece features a surrealistic drama that reduces the cowboy to a straw man, as the speaker vents her rage against a fantasy.
As the capital city of Scotland Edinburgh has enjoyed many royal visits from its reigning monarch in modern times. But probably none so remarkable than that of the state occasion of the arrival of King George IV to the...
I'm all torn up that my purdy sweet heart Daisy May has taken up with the Mayor. She wrote me a letter tellin' me so herself. I ain't good with the writin' malarkey.
Scientist say if you talk to a flower it will grow. So I thought what if they had thoughts since they grow when we talk to them. So I wrote this poem what a flower would think when we talk to them.
From the inner thinkings of a man...hath come forth words in the "Manly" Poetry that I render... And from this day forward...Shall my Poems be re-affirmed "Manly"...Let no one try to hinder. ...
Humpty Dumpty is a well-loved traditional English nursery rhyme. Some people call it a nonsense poem although others have suggested links to historical events.
Some of our favorite Mother Goose nursery rhymes we learned as children were originally written as secret and subversive messages for their time.
The term Flarf was coined by a group of experimental poets. It is applied to poems using borrowed bits and pieces from a variety of sources.
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