There are many traditional styles of humorous short poems.
How did you embed yourself So thoroughly into my mind? They morphed so gradually, So subtly, So beautifully, Into you. He realizes how wrong they would have been for each other and how blessed he is to have the partner that he has. Many times we are lucky enough to end up not with the person that we thought was our soul mate but the person who is really meant for us.The short poem is more challenging to write than a longer poem.At the same time a poem doesn't need to convey a profound message in order to qualify.
A poem that is cute may very easily fit the this criterion as well.
The truth is that jokes are funny because they contain a grain of truth about life that would not be able to be shown through any other medium.
A funny joke or poem has the power to point out subtle ironies of life that I might get shot in the head for if I were to say them straight out.
This poem is about someone who sort of fades into your life and end up meaning the world to you. You are one of those people That so effortlessly slip Into my unsuspecting life.
You are one of those people That can go unnoticed at first, Later only to have me wonder; How?
There is a line from a country song that goes, "sometimes life's greatest gifts are unanswered prayers".