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Best Airplane Poems

Below are the all-time best Airplane poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of airplane poems written by PoetrySoup members

‘The Airplane Crossing Clear-Blue Sky'
My white-washed bars surrounded me -
they held me as I slept;
they soothed me when the days were long,
and mother’s blue-eyes wept.

A baby girl, six months...

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Categories: airplane, childhood, happiness, introspection, love, mother, peace,
Form: Quatrain

Premium Member Paper Weight

The page
bears so eagerly
the weight
of everything
inside of me
my pen prostrate
leaves a dent

I muse
this paper could use 
some weightlessness

I make an airplane

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Categories: airplane, humor, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Heavens Honeydew
Verse 1 

Heaven drips its honeydew,
Pouring love where it’s overdue…
Your fetching face is in its view,
For heaven drips its honeydew…


Sunshine breaks serenading thru,
My country lips,...

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Categories: airplane, for her, love, song,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member My Alphabet
A a 	big A little a

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: airplane, children, kindergarten, preschool,
Form: Abecedarian
ABC World's Famous Scientists In History
A  is for Anton van Leeuwenhoek- in his simple  microscope made him well-known,
B is for Benjamin Franklin who invented  the electricity ...

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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: airplane, cancer, inspirational, me,
Form: ABC

Not Built Strong Enough
Erector sets and wooden blocks
Dominoes and house of cards
Built way up to be knocked down
Scattered all across the ground
Model cars and airplane kits
Making sure each...

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Categories: airplane, love, relationship, sorrow,
Form: Rhyme
Sometimes I just go crazy
Trying to give my kid his medicine
You have to be some kind of genius
You know, like Thomas Edison?

And I've tried almost...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: airplane, funny
Form: Rhyme
BLOODLESS - Tale of a Hero and the People He Died For
You knew you were going to die. 1
And yet you came, thinking no matter how insane,
the man on the seat of power would never want...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: airplane, change, corruption, hero, history,
Form: Epic
Premium Member West is the best
Sunny, warm 
Swimming, boating, sunning
Sky, airplane, ocean, seashells
Skiing, sledding, snowball throwing
Cold, blistery
New York City

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Categories: airplane, beach, nature, new york, seasons, summer,
Form: Diamante
Fatherless Child
There once was a day I would watch every airplane.
Praying you was on it to come take me away.
As a child I wanted you around...

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Categories: airplane, childhood, daughter, depression, faith, family, father,
Form: Light Verse
The large blue swing
It was really a simple thing
Four chains holding a large plank 
Suspended from the ceiling
A big blue swing

Summer at its peak
Heat touching 45 degrees
Cousins all...

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© Afroze Ali  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: airplane, childhoodblue, blue, cousin, , Lullaby,
Form: Free verse
Shock and Awe, Coming Back Home
My friends come home draped in flags 
I pause at the edge of the airplane door
Facing a tunnel leading me to a muffled joy
Strangers tell...

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Categories: airplane, death, depression, life, war, woman, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Brume
The city is a milky, oval opal
cradled between the mountains' breasts;
from my airplane window I view her misty shoulders,
her features masked by darkness,
quiet in midnight...

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Categories: airplane, change, perspective, relationship, sad love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Birds in Tuxedos - A Collaboration
Verses in italics by Jesse Whitehead
Verses in normal font by Timothy Hicks

birds in tuxedos
marching through snow
stifled laughter
a pair of short legs
behind the coats

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Categories: airplane, animal, beauty, change, imagery, insect, nature,
Form: Rengay
Ross still rides his Harley, if the weather's good.
Can't get away much, like he used to.
Thursday morning breakfast with the airplane guys,
Talking farm prices;
what the...

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© Wayne Sapp  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: airplane, friendship, introspectiondog, dog,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Unquotable Quotes VIIIL: SEXUAL HARASSMENT - the feminist kind
Unquotable Quotes VIIIL : SEXUAL HARASSMENT* - the feminist kind

(*”aggressive pressure or intimidation”: Is it really “any different” in most cases in the act, judging...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: airplane, beautiful, crush, cute love, desire, humor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member BILL CLINTON
Never hid in Jefferson Airplane
Never beat his wife
Never wept on the floor of jail
Never drank his life away
Never ranted on soldiers grave
Never changed his name

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Categories: airplane, art, death, drink, evil, funeral, scary,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Reality of the Dream
In the dream world I love to go and fly
No matter what I do, I still go high

During the day I go in an airplane

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Categories: airplane, dream, life,
Form: Couplet
look up to the sky
Look up to the sky
Look up in the sky and what do you see?
Is it an airplane flying by me?
Look up to the sky what...

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Categories: airplane, funny,
Form: Free verse
Segun my child! My son!
Soon, the cock will crow at dawn
And the east will showcase the sun
Soon, you will leave my home, 
To found your...

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Categories: airplane, black african american, inspirational, introspection, philosophy,
Form: Prose Poetry
The sky was blue--no clouds at all.
Just the empty palette of a day past.
And --like the lightening, an airplane struck the sky
Big and Brave
and in...

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Categories: airplane, lifeday,
Form: Imagism
A Fire In The Heart Of Our Darknes
we sat, my brother and I
leaning against the old wood pannels of the room
the smoke engulfed us like breath
as the threat of violence loomed

his voice...

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© K.M North  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: airplane, war,
Form: Prose Poetry
Summers day
looking at the sky so blue, white distorted clouds,
all alone, nice and peaceful away from the crowds,

enjoying the silence, not being bothered, clouds rarely...

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© Roy Pett  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: airplane, beautiful, summer,
Form: Couplet
Untold Bible Stories
Of a child growing up without a father
And the love and nurture of a mother
The struggle for food on less than a dollar 
In a...

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Categories: airplane, christian, pain, religion,
Form: Rhyme
We’ve recently been to Malta and had an incredible time
I met Paul, Charma and Victor. Meeting soupers was divine!
The memories I have of our time...

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Categories: airplane, flying, friendship, holiday, humorous, poetry,
Form: Couplet