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Book / Poetry

August 14, 2017

Reads: 31

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I decided I should put this out this separately from my other collection since that one is mostly horror and this...isn't. Enjoy! May not be appropriate for younger readers! :D Read More

Reads: 36

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Two limericks detailing the unfortunate sex lives of two young men Read More

Poem / Humor

April 20, 2017

Reads: 26

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An old testament limerick Read More

Tags: limerick

Poem / Poetry

August 31, 2016

Reads: 75

Shelves: 1

The Poems House

A Limerick noting a melting pot, of people. Read More

Tags: limerick

Reads: 82

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It is just a Limerick, hope you enjoy. Read More

Tags: limerick

Poem / Humor

December 07, 2015

Reads: 97

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Two Limericks telling full story. Read More

Tags: humor, poem, limerick

Poem / Humor

December 05, 2015

Reads: 86

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A Limerick about a bartender's rule. Read More

Reads: 100

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I laughed so hard when I wrote this piece Read More

Tags: poetry, dog, limerick, sake

Reads: 163

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A limerick by Geetima Baruah Sarma, published in 'Frog Croon', March 2012 issue. Read More

Tags: limerick

Reads: 326

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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… Read More

Reads: 108

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Limerick Contest Read More
Big names at a big meeting Read More

Reads: 128

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My first limerick! Please be gentle lol. Read More

Poem / Humor

February 18, 2013

Reads: 201

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

For The Novelist's limerick contest. I don't expect to win it, it's a pretty lousy poem, but it's something. Enjoy Read More

Poem / Humor

February 17, 2013

Reads: 2989

Comments: 39

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Here are a few examples of limerick poems. My apologies to Edward Lear. Read More

Reads: 405

Comments: 26

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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… Read More

Tags: humor, limerick

Poem / Other

February 09, 2013

Reads: 234

Comments: 16

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A Limerick for 'The Novelist's' contest :) Read More

Reads: 239

Comments: 25

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poetry contest for poets! Read More

Poem / Humor

February 03, 2013

Reads: 295

Comments: 20

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Ben Hardstaff posted a poem of limericks and I just wanted to try some. Let me know what you think. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 26, 2013

Reads: 62

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The poem says that man was launched into history, as if thrown by someone, except that there was no agent to do the throwing (i.e.,no collective decision, no God). He then soared high, and came almost within reach of heaven (Christianity, the 'Middle Ages'), then, with his eyes still fixed… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 26, 2013

Reads: 71

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a limerick about a famous Italian violin maker Read More

Poem / Humor

January 02, 2013

Reads: 486

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In creative Writing I was asked to create a limerick and the first thing that came to my mind was the man in California who was high on bath salts and ate some guys face. Sure it's funny but my main point I'm trying to make in the poem is… Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 12, 2012

Reads: 107

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Limerick.. Read More

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