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Albatross Poems - Poems about Albatross

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3 Poems
...at. Time to row like hell, Salvage what’s left. Enveloped in briny air It brandishes a magic wand, Rips at the albatross about its neck with its crooked fingers, Exhales fading dreams into the air. While the lifeboat’s boards shr......Read More
Categories: albatross, conflict,
Form: Free verse



Nod
...le of the wilderness know how to nod off the planet while leaning on a long stick. Nodding over the ocean waves the albatross sees everything. The world changes its face just before the nod, just before the neck muscles reac......Read More
Categories: albatross, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Humdrum encounters of aging
...n a vision of epiphany glaring cavillingly at a world beneath me peeling back scabs of failure a negative spiralling albatross; a wider perspective of clarity confronts “life’s too short for this crap ” ......Read More
Categories: albatross, age, cheer up, hope,
Form: Free verse
Rhyme
...me That's the best way I know to travel through time When moon sings or sun shines, I rhyme It's my alma-mater, my albatross...my shrine. ......Read More
Categories: albatross, appreciation, art, dark, dream,
Form: Rhyme
Why
...An angry crowd was seething as Jesus hung on a crude cross, Shouting in triumph as if being rid of their albatross, Condemning the one who came to save all from the curse of sin, Yelling with rage, “Crucify Him”, over and o......Read More
Categories: albatross, christian, death, god, gospel,
Form: Rhyme



Starlight and Moonlight
...rding the petals of roses unborn? Will there be starlight tonight while she gathers seashells and mussels and albatross feathers? And will she find treasure or will she find pain at the end of this rainbow of moonlight on ra......Read More
Categories: albatross, dark, dream, love, moon,
Form: Rhyme
Travails
...e decline the blessing? Nothing is too grieved for a vulture. Nothing is too doubtful in the eyes of an Eagle. The Albatross, a burden I bear joy in carrying; across the neck of the ancients What if the canary was to boast of its beau......Read More
Categories: albatross, absence, conflict, fate, fear,
Form: Didactic
Albatross
...time when poetry was cut from my lips. Yet here I am flying in an airplane looking down upon England, following an albatross only I can see. Few crocodilians in London yet more perilous reptiles there, I shall have to......Read More
Categories: albatross, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Box
...shackles, chains and locks Break through all the rocks Stones will drag you down To the depths until you drown An albatrossed clown Free your soul and mind Be in one day at a time And you will unwind ......Read More
Categories: albatross, allegory, allusion, analogy, image,
Form: Haiku
In Poetic Soars
...Not I am in the navel of poem No wave of words floats me On the strong wings of albatross All over of thoughts, I seek integrity No chaotic juice of madness I do not need to confess In less of e......Read More
Categories: albatross, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Knowledge
...little yet the bird gives no attention to this balancing act. It is a wind-sailor, just as much as an ocean-going albatross, though it travels in groups within large puddles of sky. Other robins land on the chill earth below it......Read More
Categories: albatross, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Early Poems I
...arding the petals of roses unborn? Will there be starlight tonight while she gathers seashells and mussels and albatross feathers? And will she find treasure or will she find pain at the end of this rainbow of moonlight on ra......Read More
Categories: albatross, kid, poetry, poets, teen,
Form: Rhyme
NUMBED
...The waves came to sweep me on the pebbles Through the ears of the breeze I whispered you On the wings of the albatross I saw the rising sun Today exhausted I am on the stone numbed feelings my poem is By the thread of the......Read More
Categories: albatross, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Lament For 2020
...ice when all this ends. Those who have lost fate's fickle toss, And now feel its deprivation, With sorrow, like an albatross, Symbol of your situation, Be aware you are among friends, We will rejoice when all this ends. Some ti......Read More
Categories: albatross, celebration, friendship, health, sorrow,
Form: Kyrielle
Premium Member Key
...die For those wings To set And fly Skirt The lows of time Before I am asked Again To dine And If I were An Albatross Sailors of yore Would call And point Smile upon my path Rejoice In the omen Of my presence Before The......Read More
Categories: albatross, life,
Form: Free verse

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