Poets | Poem of the Day | Top 40 | Search | Comments | Privacy
April 21st, 2018 - we have 234 poets, 8,025 poems and 327,546 comments.
Analysis and comments on Anteater by Shel Silverstein

[1] 2

Comment 14 of 14, added on September 1st, 2011 at 9:47 AM.

i dont get this peom but it was funny!!!

Kidd from China
Comment 13 of 14, added on February 3rd, 2009 at 8:41 PM.

This peopm is so funny, but really short. I hope you have lots more poems
like this one. Well good luck Shel!! I LUV this poem.

nicole from United States
Comment 12 of 14, added on April 20th, 2007 at 7:46 PM.

it was lol funny

shorty from United States
Comment 11 of 14, added on April 26th, 2006 at 8:44 AM.

Your Poem Was Really Really Short...But Good..Try To Make It Longer Okay?

Jesi from United States
Comment 10 of 14, added on April 25th, 2006 at 9:56 AM.

the poem was great yeah i aint got a lot of emotion but i thought it was
laugh out loud hilarious

Shaina from United States
Comment 9 of 14, added on March 13th, 2006 at 10:24 AM.

this poem is very very short

chanze gilbert from United States
Comment 8 of 14, added on January 3rd, 2006 at 5:03 PM.

This poem is hilarious!!!!!!!!!! i've never read anything like befroe!!!
lovin' it:)

Sara from United States
Comment 7 of 14, added on November 28th, 2005 at 8:21 PM.

I like almost all of your poems. They are cute. I am also interested in
literature. I have a few poems I would like to share if I got your e-mail
address. That would be cool!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Lauren from United States
Comment 6 of 14, added on September 22nd, 2005 at 7:50 PM.

HA hhaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa ha, wooh! that is hilarious. I read this to my
uncle and he actually got mad, but I knew that he was cracking up in his
mind!!!! :)

Anna from United States
Comment 5 of 14, added on June 19th, 2005 at 9:06 AM.

your poem is going mad you surely know how to write poems. have good luck
wrting other ones. i also thought that you could add some more adjectives
in the poem.

Patricia from Brazil

This poem has been commented on more than 10 times. Click below to see the other comments.
[1] 2
Share |

Information about Anteater

Poet: Shel Silverstein
Poem: Anteater
Volume: A Light in the Attic
Year: 1981
Added: Apr 22 2004
Viewed: 434 times

Add Comment

Do you have any comments, criticism, paraphrasis or analysis of this poem that you feel would assist other visitors in understanding this poem better? If they are accepted, they will be added to this page of American Poems. Together we can build a wealth of information, but it will take some discipline and determination.

Do not post questions, pleas for homework help or anything of the sort, as these types of comments will be removed. The proper place for questions is the poetry forum.

Please note that after you post a comment, it can take up to an hour before it is visible on the website! Rest assured that your comment is not lost, so don't enter your comment again.

Comment on: Anteater
By: Shel Silverstein

Name: (required)
E-mail Address: (required)
Show E-mail Address:
Yes No
Poem Comments:

Poem Info

Silverstein Info
Copyright © 2000-2015 Gunnar Bengtsson. All Rights Reserved. Links