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. Hungry Mungry 2/14/2016
6. Backward Bill 10/2/2015
7. The Homework Machine 3/17/2015
8. Don'T Change On My Account 1/20/2015
9. The Ballad Of Lucy Jordan 4/7/2010
10. Thumbsucker 4/7/2010
11. Quaaludes Again 4/7/2010
12. Makin' It Natural 4/7/2010
13. Sure Hit Songwriter’s Pen 4/7/2010
14. Marie Laveau 4/7/2010
15. Runny’s Heading Rabits 4/7/2010
16. Son Of A Scoundrel 4/7/2010
17. My Mind Keeps Movin’ 4/7/2010
18. Modern Talk 4/7/2010
19. The Great Conch Train Robbery 4/7/2010
20. Dirty Face 11/17/2015
21. Morgan’s Curse 4/7/2010
22. Freakin’ At The Freaker’s Ball 4/7/2010
23. Scum Of The Earth 4/7/2010
24. Hey Nelly Nelly 4/7/2010
25. Mama I'Ll Sing One For You 4/7/2010
26. My Rules 4/7/2010
27. Twistable Turnable Man 4/7/2010
28. Come After Jinny 4/6/2010
29. Man Who Got No Sign 4/7/2010
30. Handy Man 4/7/2010
31. Vegematic 4/7/2010
32. Liberated Lady 1999 4/7/2010
33. Hoodoo Voodoo Lady 4/7/2010
34. Pathetic Way Of Getting Over Me 4/7/2010
35. Floobie Doobie Doo 4/7/2010
36. Diet Song 4/7/2010
37. The Perfect Wave 4/7/2010
38. The Bear, The Fire, And The Snow 4/7/2010
39. Shadow Race 4/7/2010
40. Ring Of Grass 4/7/2010

Comments about Shel Silverstein

  • jkjojwijr'' (4/23/2018 3:10:00 PM)

    do you know you are so ooooooooooooooooooooooooo good in writing poems or in short form good poet.

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  • jkjkj (4/23/2018 3:09:00 PM)

    you are sooooooooooo very good in poems

  • jkjkj (4/23/2018 3:08:00 PM)

    do you know you are gay

  • Lucia (4/21/2018 12:27:00 PM)

    You are a very good poet, and I think you should make more poems.

  • carssss (4/20/2018 8:56:00 PM)

    hi my name is joes buttinioz

  • matthe2 that guy (4/20/2018 8:55:00 PM)

    he is soooooooooooooooo good

  • im so lonely (4/19/2018 8:24:00 AM)

    this sucks hahaahahahahahahahahah

  • ben thompson (4/17/2018 8:07:00 PM)

    fiddle with me dad, ;)

  • Jed Hoopert (4/17/2018 8:06:00 PM)

    wanna me babe?

  • i love shel silverstein (4/17/2018 7:41:00 AM)

    this guy is amazing. he should be #1 best poet not #7

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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