Parody Poems

  • Might As Well Get Duped May 21, 2017 ShareThis poem is a parody of “Might As Well Get Juiced,” by the Rolling Stones. If you really want to sell out your mind If you want to leave all goodness behind If you want to live on down in the drain If you ...
  • Fannie’s Song May 21, 2017 ShareThis poem is a parody of John Denver’s song called “Annie’s Song.” In Denver’s song, he compared the sensation of being with his wife to the sensation of being in nature. (“You fill up my senses / Like a night ...
  • The Power Of Lies January 5, 2017 ShareThis poem is a parody of the song “The Power of Love” (1985) by Huey Lewis, Chris Hayes, and Johnny Colla. The power of lies is a curious thing Makes one man fall, makes another man king Turns a child into one who ...
  • After The Writing January 1, 2017 ShareThis poem is a parody of Neil Young’s song “After the Garden.” Young’s song is about the pollution and exploitation of the earth. My poem, on the other hand, is about a hypothetical situation in which all written human knowledge ...
  • Simply Unpredictable December 13, 2016 ShareThis poem is a parody of the 1988 song “Simply Irresistible” by Robert Palmer. I have borrowed some words and phrases from the song for my poem because they worked well with the theme of my poem. This poem is ...
  • Doing It All For The Money December 7, 2016 ShareThis poem is a parody of the song “Doing It All For My Baby,” performed by Huey Lewis and the News, and written by Mike Duke and Phil Cody. Early in the morning, I’m still in bed I’m dreaming about the wad ...
  • Can of Beans November 27, 2016 ShareSatan uses fear and depression to weaken and control us. Let’s turn things around with a little humor. This poem is a parody of Bob Dylan’s song “Man of Peace” (“You know that sometimes Satan comes as a man of ...