Top 100 Poems About: IRONY

In this page, poems on / about “irony” are listed.
  • 1.
    A Common Addiction among Poets

    Intoxicated by the inspiration
    Of his trade—
    With mental powers at work,
    A true poet rarely sleeps. read more »

    Walterrean Salley
  • 2.
    A Wife in London (December, 1899)

    I--The Tragedy

    She sits in the tawny vapour
       That the City lanes have uprolled, read more »

    Thomas Hardy
  • 3.
    0020 Finger lickin' blood

    At Wendy's Restaurant in San Jose,
    California, USA,
    a woman 'found' a finger, rather illy
    hidden in her bowl of chilli. read more »

    Michael Shepherd
  • 4.

    The twentieth century has often fooled us.
    We've been squeezed in by falsehood as by taxes.
    The breath of life has denuded our ideas
    as quickly as it strips a dandelion. read more »

    Yevgeny Yevtushenko
  • 5.
    *Keep Gambling

    Keep gambling
    As questions
    Instinctive living
    Memories go blunt read more »

    Sadiqullah Khan
  • 6.
    Saul And David

    It was a villainous spirit, snub-nosed, foul
    Of breath, thick-taloned and malevolent,
    That squatted within him wheresoever he went
    .......And possessed the soul of Saul. read more »

    Anthony Evan Hecht
  • 7.
    Self Hatred

    My world was a deep cesspool
    of self hatred.

    The irony of it all... the grandiosity read more »

    Sarah Sisson
  • 8.
    All on Earth

    I died so many times in empathy,
    Cried so many rhymes in sympathy,
    Dreaming out the horrors in the dark –
    Imbibing all the agony. Embark read more »

    Mark R Slaughter
  • 9.
    The Slavery of Irony

    In the Slavery of Irony
    Illegitimate Nouns arrive
    and the wall of Other erects
    its own wall against read more »

    Lonnie Hicks
  • 10.
    (((Heated Exchanges)))

    The day blew in wide open

    With me soaking up the irony read more »

    Theodora (Theo) Onken
  • 11.

    My mistake it was,
    To waste a moment,
    Running wild across
    Then spent more to lament, read more »

    Enn Kay
  • 12.
    Effigy Of A Nun

    Infinite gentleness, infinite irony
    Are in this face with fast-sealed eyes,
    And round this mouth that learned in loneliness read more »

    Sara Teasdale
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