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By Francis J Nelly
Poetry | Updated Nov 8, 2013 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
This the first Limerick poem by me.
(A Limerick is a five line poem that has a very distinctive rhythm. It originated in Limerick, Ireland. It follows a rhyme scheme: AABBA, with the first, second, and fifth rhyming lines being longer than the third and fourth. Limericks are often comical or...
Poetry | Updated May 25, 2013 | Reads: 60 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 5
I decided to write another limerick.
A witty short poem
Poetry | Updated May 13, 2013 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
A witty limerick
Poetry | Updated May 13, 2013 | Reads: 30 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Poetry | Updated May 12, 2013 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Towers Of Academe
Big names at a big meeting
My first limerick! Please be gentle lol.
Poetry | Updated Mar 7, 2013 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
By Waylon Moosberger
For The Novelist's limerick contest. I don't expect to win it, it's a pretty lousy poem, but it's something. Enjoy
Here are a few examples of limerick poems. My apologies to Edward Lear.
Poetry | Updated Feb 17, 2013 | Reads: 306 | Comments: 16 | Likes: 39
Taking a stab at limerick. I really tried to keep to the rhythm, but it is a little rough at times. It's one poem in limerick style stanzas. Bare with me and try to read it limerick style, you know, like.. there once was a man from Nantucket.. Hope it gives you a chuckle.
Poetry | Updated Feb 12, 2013 | Reads: 83 | Comments: 12 | Likes: 25
A Limerick for 'The Novelist's' contest :)
Poetry | Updated Feb 9, 2013 | Reads: 38 | Comments: 6 | Likes: 12
By The Novelist
Poetry contest for poets!
Miscellaneous | Updated Feb 8, 2013 | Reads: 71 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 25
By Indie Skreet
I can take criticism and I also have 'write' of reply .........
By Sultry Alice
Ben Hardstaff posted a poem of limericks and I just wanted to try some. Let me know what you think.