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Short River Poems

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Short River poem by RAJAT KANTI CHAKRABARTY| Details | |


Up the creek
Reeking in the sun


Short River poem by Teddy Kimathi| Details | |

Walking Under Water

enchanting journey;
beauty on river's
feeds my soul

Copyright © Teddy Kimathi

Short River poem by Naghmeh Heidary| Details | |


Seems so calm
Beside the rip rap of road
Old roaring river

Copyright © Naghmeh Heidary

Short River poem by Marty King| Details | |

dream river lady haiku

dream river lady
skipping rocks and feeling free
in her element

Copyright © Marty King

Short River poem by Belly Bell| Details | |

River Walk

no one dares 
falling, along the river 
stepping stones 


Copyright © Belly Bell

Short River poem by Loren Park| Details | |

Ebb of Tide

Glittering aqua
Deep hues, light twinkle, shimmer

Copyright © Loren Park

Short River poem by Denise Morgan| Details | |

Rapid River

Rapid river runs,
rampant, raging raucously –
Releasing rancor.

Copyright © Denise Morgan

Short River poem by Marty King| Details | |

river flows freely haiku

river flows freely
like time when it is careful
my mind is now free

Copyright © Marty King

Short River poem by Regina Riddle| Details | |

River Legend

clear cool rapids
pounding down on smooth stones
we are going wading

Copyright © Regina Riddle

Short River poem by Mohan Chutani| Details | |

River Walk

On the river bank
I walk with the flow; hoping 
opposite ends meet

Copyright © Mohan Chutani

Short River poem by Thomas Martin| Details | |

After the Shower

after the shower
two siamese cross the stream
playing in the water

Copyright © Thomas Martin

Short River poem by Denise Morgan| Details | |

On The Rocks

Cold, splashing river,
meanders aimlessly on -
Freedom on the rocks

Copyright © Denise Morgan

Short River poem by Kathleen Callaway| Details | |

The Hunt

Eagle carves the wind 
Talons flashing in the sun
Fat spawning salmon

Copyright © Kathleen Callaway

Short River poem by Kaye Locke| Details | |

Ganges Morning

While fisherman wait
Sacred river scintillates
At dawn’s amber light

Copyright © Kaye Locke

Short River poem by Tim Peterson| Details | |

River's Edge

Placid icy waters flow
Rhythmically laps the shore
Knitting icy lace

Copyright © Tim Peterson

Short River poem by Thomas Martin| Details | |

Sweltering Heat

sweltering. . .
the dogs jump
in the creek

Published, Moonset

Copyright © Thomas Martin

Short River poem by Jerry Stevenson| Details | |

River Walk

Silently I walk
as the mighty Red roars by.
The sound soothes my soul.

Copyright © Jerry Stevenson

Short River poem by david mohn| Details | |

Moon River

shimmered undulance
moon's slow waltz as current leads...
river gently dips

Copyright © david mohn

Short River poem by Bozhidar Pangelov| Details | |

Short way


the river
the short
of the stone

to the Sea

Copyright © Bozhidar Pangelov

Short River poem by Mark J. Halliday| Details | |


Dancing silver mists
Drape like curtains over stone
Proclaiming the Spring

Copyright © Mark J. Halliday

Short River poem by Michael Newman| Details | |

Haiku Ophidia

Sleeping coil of snake
slithered as my shadow fell -
rope slipped the bollard.

Copyright © Michael Newman

Short River poem by Julia Ward| Details | |


   rudd flashing swiftly

in great and roaring river 

   fishermen are here

Copyright © Julia Ward

Short River poem by Earl Schumacker| Details | |

Achoo Haiku

    Achoo Haiku

Cold swift river

Sneezes on the lotus shore

Take 2 aspirin

Copyright © Earl Schumacker

Short River poem by Denise Morgan| Details | |

River Bank

Sun-kissed canopy
A boy frolics on the river bank,
Splish, splash, plop, plop, plip!

Copyright © Denise Morgan

Short River poem by Earl Schumacker| Details | |

Kayak Haiku

     Kayak Haiku

River paddles down
Canoe skin, metal, bobbing 
Orange red on blue

Copyright © Earl Schumacker

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