Limerick stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

September 08, 2020

Tags: limerick

A limerick that also happens to be letter-for-letter palindromic: it reads the same backwards, ignoring spaces and punctuation. Read More
A short limerick about a great film. Read More

Reads: 156

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Some shortages hurt more than others... Read More

Reads: 210

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The The House of Poetry House

My first try at a limerick. Read More

Tags: humor, limerick

Poem / Poetry

September 10, 2019

The following are my attempts at writing Limericks: Limerick - Short and often comical. Following the AABBA Rhyme scheme (Where A consists of 8 - 9 syllables and B of 5 - 6 syllables) A subversive limerick is one that in some way changes the traditional style. In the example… Read More

Reads: 166

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I really don't like the one story I posted about the marine, so I deleted it. It inspired this limerick. Read More
In our learning workshop we learned about sonnets and how to write one. This is my (Gabrielle Flower) rough draft of my first Limrick. *Co-authored with Nick Nicosa* Read More

Tags: poem, limerick, esl, elc, uic

A limerick about an odd vulture Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 10, 2018

Reads: 260

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

August 29, 2018

Thoughts on time spent writing and in the creative process. Read More

Reads: 257

Comments: 3

The Poems House

The same mistakes made over and over. Read More

Reads: 228

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Poems House

Limerick --- Idea from "The Crooked Little Man." Read More

Tags: limerick

Poem / Poetry

February 22, 2018

Reads: 438

The Poems House

Just a Limerick and clouds. Read More

Tags: clouds, limerick

Book / Poetry

February 02, 2018

You find a small booklet on a table near you. It's labeled "Poem Booklet 1". Hm. Strange, you found a book like that earlier.. and like that one, this one's empty too. You keep it as well- if the first was to be useful, likely this one would be… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 02, 2018

Reads: 381

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

((test, do not read, there's nothing in this one)) Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 23, 2017

Reads: 431

Comments: 1

The Poems House

Limerick Read More

Tags: limerick

Reads: 812

Comments: 2

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 young readers who are somehow innocent...on the internet! :D Read More
this amusing but tragic limerick tells the story of a man trapped in a tower and within his own ever delusional mind. Read More

Poem / Humor

April 20, 2017

An old testament limerick Read More

Tags: limerick

Poem / Poetry

August 31, 2016

Reads: 353

The Poems House

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

Tags: limerick

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

Tags: limerick

Two Limericks telling full story. Read More

Tags: humor, poem, limerick

A Limerick about a bartender's rule. Read More

Reads: 239

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I laughed so hard when I wrote this piece Read More

Tags: poetry, dog, limerick, sake

Reads: 385

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Tags: limerick

Reads: 1048

Comments: 5

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
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