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River Poems. Below are examples of river poems. This list of river poems is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of river poems or a list of river poetry. These examples illustrate what river poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of river and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

Poem Topics Related to or Synonymous with River

tributary, estuary, stream, run, creek, brook, rivulet, course, watercourse, branch, rill, beck, runnel,

List of River Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
Premium Member Poem THE SEA OWES THE LAND NO APOLOGIES Mo, Marugu Free verse river, sea,
The Moment Spangle, Michael Dodoitsu river,
Visions seen in the Mirror of frozenflamed Embers nilo, christopher Free verse beauty, change, dream, imagination, river,
Premium Member Poem Each Day My Love Will Grow Style Markette Duggan, Peter Rhyme river, stars,
Strumming Dirge With the Broken String Ben, Su Epic river, sad love, stars,
Starved Rock Ben, Su Narrative america, pain, people, river, sad,
Premium Member Poem The Smug and Silver Trent Ward, Julia Rhyme river,
Premium Member Poem By The River Style Holy Grail Duggan, Peter I do not know? beauty, bird, mystery, nature, river,
Premium Member Poem The Last Call Richards, Carrie Free verse bereavement, death, death of river,
Premium Member Poem Autumn in Berlin Ward, Julia Verse river,
The Mystic River Boswell, Sophie Prose Poetry river,
Drifting bauer, ilene Rhyme river,
Murky Villar M, Marcela Free verse river, society, water,
Reflections in the river Broadbent, Robert Rhyme river,
Our Friend Bobo johnson, curtis Narrative bereavement, children, death, home, river,
Premium Member Poem Cold Death Savages, So Spring's Life Will Grow Lindley, Robert Sonnet river, seasons, symbolism, tree,
Streams Spangle, Michael Haiku river,
River Song Spangle, Michael Haiku river, song, woman,
Premium Member Poem River--Revised Schneiter, Paul Rhyme river,
Magic On The Water Krieger, CJ Rhyme river, water,
Premium Member Poem River Sonnet, Number One Lindley, Robert Sonnet art, beautiful, dedication, imagery, river, water,
I Follow Lehrer, Dillon Free verse river, solitude, symbolism, work,
Love Is Calling sharma, anita Ballad beautiful, beauty, crazy, feelings, river,
river of magic haiku King, Marty Haiku river,
Autumnal Rain Ben, Su Free verse river,
Premium Member Poem A River on Sunday lawless, John Verse river,
Premium Member Poem Premonition at the River Dietrich, Andrea Free verse river,
A River's Journey The literature lover, Sneha RV Verse beauty, nature, peace, river, water,
Premium Member Poem Awakened Senses Haight, Sandra Verse river, senses,
River Quest Malik, Abdul Free verse river,
Premium Member Poem River Mother Gibson, Faye Free verse birth, mother, nature, river,
Premium Member Poem By The River Duggan, Peter Rhyme river, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem Rhein II - The Photograph Ward, Julia Verse river,
Premium Member Poem River Wild Harding, Lycia Rhyme child, daughter, father daughter, river, solitude,
Premium Member Poem River Wings, Broken Verse river,
Sitting By The Riverside Foss, Dylan Rhyme river,
Premium Member Poem Child of Rain and Stone Harding, Lycia Rhyme angst, child, father daughter, river,
Premium Member Poem RIVER Ward, Julia Acrostic river,
Premium Member Poem Every Nook And Corner Pinet, Emile Rhyme angst, emotions, feelings, hyperbole, river,
my heart Hanson, Steve Free verse angel, god, heaven, longing, river, rose,
Premium Member Poem A Single Tree Siegel, Steven Rhyme christian, faith, god, nature, river, self, tree,
River within 2 Tagore, Anindya Mohan Sijo desire, destiny, love, river,
River within 1 Tagore, Anindya Mohan Sijo river,
Premium Member Poem Life On The River Bar Deremer, Pam I do not know? encouraging, feelings, hope, river,
Premium Member Poem I've Never Kissed A Toad - HexSonnetta Zerbst, Isaiah Sonnet river, solitude, writing,
Eternal flow Tagore, Anindya Mohan Sijo first love, love, mountains, river,
She my river Hanson, Steve Free verse beauty, best friend, boat, river, romance, valentines day,
Premium Member Poem Silent Walking Lindley, Robert Rhyme age, art, blessing, growing river, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem It's Wonderful Duggan, Peter Rhyme animal, beauty, bird, mystery, river,
Premium Member Poem After the Shower Martin, Thomas Haiku river, storm,
Premium Member Poem In The Silence Duggan, Peter Rhyme beauty, bird, mystery, nature, river,
Premium Member Poem Looking At The Painted River Duggan, Peter Rhyme beauty, bird, mystery, nature, river,
God Can Tell Krieger, CJ Prose river,
Premium Member Poem Lost Echoes - for contest lawless, John Free verse environment, pollution, river,
Premium Member Poem The Eel River Tragedy Holmes, Peter Lewis Cowboy river,
Take Me To Your River Carter, Brandon Lyric happiness, happy, i love river, symbolism,
Rivers And Reservoirs johnson, curtis Prose Poetry river, spring, water,
Premium Member Poem Enchanted Voyage Roper, Eve Abecedarian river, voyage,
Premium Member Poem Mississippi Crossing Martin, Thomas Tanka river, tree,
On The Rocks Morgan, Denise Haiku river,
Intoxicated Moon horsman, harry Haiku river,
Of the Innocent and Sinners Popovici, Michael Burlesque america, history, native american, river, water,
Premium Member Poem Morning River Scene Duggan, Peter Rhyme beauty, bird, mystery, nature, river,
Premium Member Poem Monk's shaved pate Ronnow, Robert Verse art, earth, girl, passion, river, world,
dream river lady haiku King, Marty Haiku river, uplifting,
Rapid River Morgan, Denise Haiku river,
Unknown beauty The literature lover, Sneha RV Free verse beautiful, beauty, nature, old, river, water,
River Bank Morgan, Denise Haiku river,
Premium Member Poem The River Mersey and The Black Pearl New Brighton Mansfield, Thomas Verse adventure, beach, boat, imagination, river,
From Mud, To Flow Breidenthal, Laura Free verse anxiety, appreciation, death, deep, river, sad,
Premium Member Poem Colored Green Hofert, Edwin Rhyme river,
Premium Member Poem White Waits Ronnow, Robert Verse blue, car, fear, light, river,
Premium Member Poem MY FATHER USED TO SAY Grenness , Julie Free verse dad, family, father, giggle, river, time,
Premium Member Poem The Mallards of Bedford Springs Liquori, Mike Free verse river, spring, vacation,
Premium Member Poem Fall Fishing Baumgarn, Brian Sonnet river, solitude, water,
Premium Member Poem The Bridge Lamoureux, Richard Free verse adventure, child, growing up, river,
Premium Member Poem A River Folds Baumgarn, Brian Verse river, water,
in the river of love lowe, millard Prose Poetry allegory, analogy, heart, love, river, together,
What I Accomplished Today Hons, Christina List fun, hope, humor, light, river, water, weather,
Premium Member Poem Sweltering Heat Martin, Thomas Haiku river,
Premium Member Poem Rain Ronnow, Robert Verse car, city, imagination, moon, river,
Premium Member Poem Providence Ronnow, Robert Verse body, city, fire, god, river, war,
Valse des morts Lariviere, Etienne Lyric art, depression, pain, river, sad,
Tropical Ease Martsolf, Dave I do not know? animal, boat, fun, peace, river, summer, water,
Premium Member Poem Peter has gotten a new job Ronnow, Robert Verse books, brother, house, jobs, river,
Premium Member Poem the estuary Ward, Julia Tanka river, weather,
Premium Member Poem Morning Chores Ronnow, Robert Verse blue, body, dream, health, river, wine,
The Aurum River Swarthout, Avery Rhyme car, city, corruption, creation, river, sea, urban, water,
Is There Anyway to Cross the River Styx Ben, Su Free verse river, sad,
When we were young Duggan, Vera Rhyme adventure, blue, child, fun, river,
Premium Member Poem Blackbrush Ronnow, Robert Verse deep, garden, history, ocean, river, summer, water,
Premium Member Poem My lacking Lamoureux, Richard Quatrain river,
Premium Member Poem rudd Ward, Julia Haiku river,
Premium Member Poem foam Ward, Julia Verse river,
Babbling Little Brook Mika-Stevens, Genevieve Rhyme environment, for children, happiness, river, snow, water,
Concord Massachusetts Passingways Showalter Swift, Ingrid Free verse funeral, garden, history, i river,
tears havyarimana, santiana I do not know? river,
Passerby Heidary, Naghmeh Haiku river,
Water Dance Christou, Dana Sonnet beautiful, dance, how i river, water,
Changing the River Winzer, Glory Rhyme river, time,