Friday, July 19, 2013

Poetic Tumbling

Poetry-related Tumblr today. First, a bit from Excerpts from Batman’s Failed Poetry Blog:

Superman Sucks

Superman? Pff.
With your big dumb muscles
And your big dumb sexy hair curl
And your gleaming city of gold...

read the rest here (scroll down)


That's Not Shakespeare, a Tumblr that sets the record straight.
Godzilla Haiku, because even giant monsters like haiku.
A Tongue With But Six Words (six-word poems)
What is Poetry to You?

Check It Out has the Poetry Friday round-up.


Author Amok said...

Hahahaha! These poems are hysterical. Batman sounds like a whiny 20-something. I especially loved his poem to Catwoman. Thanks for making me laugh, Tabatha.

Liz Steinglass said...

These are fabulous! I'm so annoyed I didn't know about them. Thank you for sharing.

Irene Latham said...

Love this one from your last link: Poetry is like taking my dog out it's hard but I love doing it
And I love the seeing pop culture inspire poetry. Fun!

Linda B said...

Great stuff, Tabatha. Thanks for all the links. I especially liked the poet warriors site-good to share at school!

GatheringBooks said...

Awww... but I love Superman! It's all about the chiseled face and physique and the existential crisis from Lois and Clark to Smallville to the latest one. :) Thanks for sharing all those links too. I enjoyed the list of superhero poetry. :)

Michelle Heidenrich Barnes said...

How great are these?!! Just what I needed at the end of a too-serious day. Thanks :)