Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership
Quote of the Day

Quote Left"The harder you work, the luckier you get."Quote Right

by Gary Player

  |  Comment

See and share Beautiful Nature Photos and amazing photos of interesting places

Mermaid's Song

Caribbean SeaWolf Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Mermaid's Song which was written by poet Caribbean SeaWolf. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Caribbean SeaWolf

Best Caribbean Seawolf Poems

+ Fav Poet

Mermaid's Song

" Mermaids' Song " In a time & a land of coconuts & sand~ Were two whose love against odds did stand~ Windswept & with seas troubled at times~ Their love only to them seemed such the rime~ She was bold & brave so bound to be free~ He surely did love her as he sailed those seas~ Together & as one they so ventured wildly forth~ Oft times to warm south somedays cold north~ They laughed with the sun & danced to the moon~ All those around given great cause to swoon~ This then fer certain was love meant to be~ So these two together set sails with great glee~ Now there did come to him & as well to her~ A time not of pleasure but which to endure~ Winds did so calm & waves did abate~ Twas not by choice did then flow in such fate~ Yet this day may be heard in calms well offshore~ A song softly sung by those mermaids of yore~ Of these two spirits so then torn asunder~ Whose parting gave cause & reason to wonder~ Listen well up & carefully ye all~ Lest not ye come to same sort of fall~ Secret being in open mind & true heart~ Thus then forever ye'll not be set apart~ SeaWolf ©

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 12/11/2011 2:16:00 PM
    Well thanks kindly, Mikki. Not only for the praise sublime... but for giving me reason... to read again my rime. I find as much fun in the read... as do I in the write. Now I'll go see what pleazures may be found in yours. !! Best holiday wishes! SeaWolf

  1. Date: 12/11/2011 12:09:00 PM
    Good day! A fine ballad that surely a 'Mermaid' would call out to the 'SeaWolf'. In times of "yore" the song may have had its beginnings, but the tale is kept alive by bards or bardesses, such as yourself.:) Have enjoyed reading this...thank you for sharing! best wishes, Mikki