Shel Silverstein

(September 25, 1930 – May 10, 1999 / Chicago/ Illinois)

Shel Silverstein Poems

1. Rotten Convention 1/4/2016
2. Wastebasket Brother 5/13/2015
3. Won't You? 11/17/2015
4. Mr. Grumpledump's Song 3/30/2016
5. Backward Bill 10/2/2015
6. Hungry Mungry 2/14/2016
7. The Homework Machine 3/17/2015
8. Marie Laveau 4/7/2010
9. Peace Proposal 4/7/2010
10. Runny’s Heading Rabits 4/7/2010
11. Quaaludes Again 4/7/2010
12. Son Of A Scoundrel 4/7/2010
13. Thumbsucker 4/7/2010
14. Don'T Change On My Account 1/20/2015
15. Makin' It Natural 4/7/2010
16. Liberated Lady 1999 4/7/2010
17. Lydia Pinkham 4/7/2010
18. Man Who Got No Sign 4/7/2010
19. The Great Conch Train Robbery 4/7/2010
20. Ring Of Grass 4/7/2010
21. Sure Hit Songwriter’s Pen 4/7/2010
22. Pour Me Another Tequila Sheila 4/7/2010
23. I'Ve Been Working So Hard 4/7/2010
24. Sylvia's Mother 4/7/2010
25. Diet Song 4/7/2010
26. The Ballad Of Lucy Jordan 4/7/2010
27. Dirty Ol’ Me 4/7/2010
28. Pathetic Way Of Getting Over Me 4/7/2010
29. Come After Jinny 4/6/2010
30. Scum Of The Earth 4/7/2010
31. Handy Man 4/7/2010
32. Dirty Face 11/17/2015
33. Drain My Brain 4/7/2010
34. Modern Talk 4/7/2010
35. Polly In A Porny 4/7/2010
36. On The Way To The Bottom 4/7/2010
37. Joey 4/7/2010
38. Twistable Turnable Man 4/7/2010
39. Hoodoo Voodoo Lady 4/7/2010
40. Kick It Again 4/7/2010

Comments about Shel Silverstein

  • SOmepfvsa vfv (5/21/2018 8:49:00 AM)

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  • somedudelikepie (5/16/2018 10:06:00 AM)

    you suck shel silverstein and your poems are fuking bad

  • SheRa (5/14/2018 3:38:00 PM)

    i love your poems and i think they are hilarious. i've chosen some poems to present in front of my class! thx for the poems. :)

  • somedudelikepie (5/10/2018 3:31:00 PM)

    he is a good poet and i like him

  • somepoemguy (5/9/2018 6:45:00 PM)

    he might be dead but he is good

  • somepoemguy (5/9/2018 6:44:00 PM)

    why are people so mean

  • aiden (5/9/2018 11:51:00 AM)

    you are a very good poet

  • I Like Cheese (5/3/2018 8:09:00 PM)

    You are very good at writing poems i am a young boy but i still like your poems: D

  • That kid (5/2/2018 11:43:00 AM)

    He's dead so idk why your giving complements

  • Boi__ (5/2/2018 11:42:00 AM)

    Why don't you try poetry and lets see your talent *cough* TRASH!

Best Poem of Shel Silverstein

Where The Sidewalk Ends

There is a place where the sidewalk ends
and before the street begins,
and there the grass grows soft and white,
and there the sun burns crimson bright,
and there the moon-bird rests from his flight
to cool in the peppermint wind.

Let us leave this place where the smoke blows black
and the dark street winds and bends.
Past the pits where the asphalt flowers grow
we shall walk with a walk that is measured and slow
and watch where the chalk-white arrows go
to the place where the sidewalk ends.

Yes we'll walk with a walk that is measured and ...

Read the full of Where The Sidewalk Ends

A Boy Named Sue

Well, my daddy left home when I was three,
and he didn't leave much to Ma and me,
just this old guitar and a bottle of booze.
Now I don't blame him because he run and hid,
but the meanest thing that he ever did was
before he left he went and named me Sue.

Well, he must have thought it was quite a joke,
and it got lots of laughs from a lot of folks,

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