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Short Poems
Short River poem by Chhutan Dey| Details | |

My Life

My life
a river
gaspes for
life.

Short River poem by Bogdan-Ioan Vaida| Details | |

Children

Drop of water
In the river -
Sound of joy

Short River poem by Alon Calinao Dy| Details | |

Bloodsucker

Deep cuts skin, sips the river parts of my 
system.

Short River poem by Annalise Brigham | Details | |

In My Shoes

With these shoes
Cross that river
With a paddle


Short River poem by Matt Caliri| Details | |

Morning Imagisms

I am my thought.

Mercenaries on the River Language.

Short River poem by Luke Irwin| Details | |

Canyon

Canyon widens
River nearly dry
Are you in love with her?

Short River poem by Shannon O'Leary| Details | |

One rock...

One rock drops.
Many ripples
spread across the river.

Short River poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details | |

Picnic


fisherwomen tramp
along river's berm
we picnic



Short River poem by Shani Fassbender| Details | |

God's Love

A river flows through golden radiance...God's love abounds

Short River poem by James Marshall Goff| Details | |

Yellow Throat Warbler

wild river perch
songs Grandmother heard
caress my heart

Short River poem by Ph.d Volo Von Wolfenstein| Details | |

Cascading

Vertical river-
Naked glass parading down,
In a waterfall.

Short River poem by Elaine George| Details | |

Change of Seasons - Haiku


icicles 
crying a river of  tears
for winter has died

Short River poem by James Foulk| Details | |

Waterfall Smirking

Waterfall smirking
at the river
    below.

wrote 9-20-08

Short River poem by Asif Andalib| Details | |

The Padma River

The Padma river
Is dying – not too long ago
It was gigantic!

Short River poem by jeanine dejesus| Details | |

No Escape

Next to the river
Two foxes stalk a rabbit
As snow is falling

Short River poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Moonlight From Her Mirror

Fresh moonlight
Leaks from her mirror
Into the River Jordon

Short River poem by Debbie Guzzi| Details | |

---black-eyed susans

black-eyed susans
root on the river bank---
yellow jackets hum

Short River poem by Barbara Washington| Details | |

Haiku: The River

The river runs free
between sunrise and sunset
into waterfalls

Short River poem by Raul Moreno| Details | |

Liquid Lovers

Intimate waters,
Ocean enters river’s mouth:
Osculating waves.

Short River poem by Zac Thraves| Details | |

short lines on love

the river that flows
is your singing heartbeat
signalling my soul

Short River poem by Debbie Guzzi| Details | |

---serpentine river

serpentine river cleave the forest of pine-touch the sunset mount

Short River poem by David Ehrgott| Details | |

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The people know from one little teardrop can a mighty river flow.

Short River poem by Sara Giroux| Details | |

HAIKU

God is with us now
in the trees,land,river,air.
Nature testifies.

Short River poem by Caleb Smith| Details | |

River Fog

fog on the river
rises to greet the morning
the old willow stoops

Short River poem by Ann Roske| Details | |

Waterfall in the Sky

steady soaking rain
waterfall in the sky
the river jumps her banks

Short River poem by Loren Park| Details | |

Ebb of Tide

Glittering aqua
Deep hues, light twinkle, shimmer
illumination

Short River poem by Aberfoyle Dave| Details | |

Far Away

far away awaits
follow season's longer days
river flows to north


Short River poem by Matthew Anish| Details | |

Lighting the Night Sky

Air full of color 
Lights over the East River
A fantastic Fourth

Short River poem by Daniel Corcoran| Details | |

Fall

The river roars over the falls.
Hear how joyfully the water calls.

Short River poem by Daniel Corcoran| Details | |

The Swift Arno Rushes Strong.

The River Arno.
Trees at the edges.
The Ponte Vecchio-Old Bridge.

Short River poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Bridge to Nowhere

Bridge to nowhere
If you speak to river
Who is the king of nothing

Short River poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Hands of The River

Give nothing
To the
Hands of
The river or
Let it
Call your name

Short River poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details | |

Lit

calm moonlit river
one arrow in her quiver…
wind brings a shiver

Short River poem by Daniel McAdams| Details | |

River

The current runs down
The river wide flows on by
A leaf floats along

Short River poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

River Know Thy Name

if this
soul has 
changed
then let 
this river
know thy
name

Short River poem by William Robinson| Details | |

LONGING

Across the river,
The world is forever green.
I wish I could swim.

Short River poem by Kyle Hammer| Details | |

A Grizzly's Supper

A raging river,
The bear stands in deep water,
Looking for supper.

Short River poem by Joshua Burke| Details | |

River

The river runs free

The water is very clean

It is time to swim

Short River poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Let The River Know Your Name

if the
soul have 
changed inside
let the river
know your
name

Short River poem by Daniel Corcoran| Details | |

Waterfall

Waterfall cascades-
To the river deep below.
Rainbows in its wake.

Short River poem by Marty Owens| Details | |

River Memories

Scaley River Birch
Stands regally by water.
Watching life pass by.

Short River poem by Sara Giroux| Details | |

HAIKU

Summer's heat has come.
Steamy,sultry,lazy days.
River's cool relief!

Short River poem by George Zamalea| Details | |

River

Along the river back
Now I sit. A wonderful
Unspeakable past glows.


Short River poem by Ismael Nieves| Details | |

The Nile

Torrent streaming up
the land of the Africans--
Egypt's river Nile.

Short River poem by Cynthia Alvez| Details | |

Picture This

palm tree silhouettes
sky, horizon blend soft hues
sun, river, blend

Short River poem by Jeremy Street| Details | |

Tis The Wicked, Who Rule This World

Looking into my father's eyes, a child, standing by her river side....

Short River poem by Asif Andalib| Details | |

On a windy day

On this windy day
Boatmen are sailing their boats
In the wild river! 

Short River poem by Luke Irwin| Details | |

disemVOWeled

Heaving salty neck,
Pulse, raging like a river,
He will be home soon.

Short River poem by Cynthia Alvez| Details | |

Listen To The Music

mountain stream cascades
into waiting river for
crescendo duet



Short River poem by Ernesto P. Santiago| Details | |

Fear Not The River

fear not the river
bridge, if, you do want to go 
to the other end

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