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Best Albatross Poems

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

Premium Member The Snowy Albatross

Fishing one day in the southern ocean
The sun had risen and was shining bright
Overhead me I heard a commotion
A snowy albatross gliding in flight.

With a...

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Categories: albatross, boat, fishing, ocean, sky,
Form: Sonnet

The Unfledged Albatross



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Categories: albatross, appreciation, art, bird, environment,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Albatross
Farewell. Great lady of the sea,
your sad expression impressed
against the wry wind screen,
your final moment fixed
within a haunting mind. One by
one the family file out,...

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Categories: albatross, angst,
Form: Free verse
Albatross Wings
Feathered wings to slice the sky
leaving a cloud residue trail
Shadow the size of a dime on the water
blends into the waves as they sail
Perfume of...

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Categories: albatross, animals, life, places, sea,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Flight To Midnight
O albatross guide my loosed soul  
from the shipwreck seized by sandy shoal

persuasive Polar Star in quiet pull
a sailor’s tired eyes gone dark 

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Categories: albatross, angel, beauty, death, forgiveness,
Form: Verse

Premium Member Poetry Pillar
When Light needed a body to behold, and color to kiss,
as Darkness dreamnt to die in the dawn of depth,
when Soul lustered to lust for...

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Categories: albatross, beauty, creation, desire, love,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Wanderlust Of Imagination
In the endless expanse 
of what exists
and the magic of what can be...

fantasy is the luster of opalescence

conceived in a continual curve of mother-of-pearl panache...

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Categories: albatross, imagination, inspiration, introspection, muse,
Form: Free verse
Soliloquy of Abandoned Lighthouse

O hear I chant clinging to a sullen northern shore,
tempestuous serene rocky beach that you so adore,
sultry soliloquy sturdy stifled structure sings,
a witness of forgotten...

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Categories: albatross, hope, light, loneliness, ocean,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member When the Tab Comes Due
Frail humans we are and mistakes are made,
but there will be a time to pay
for pain inflicted on others.

Run swiftly from dark clouds hovering above,

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Categories: albatross, inspirational, introspection,
Form: Free verse
black and white landscape
a colony of penguins ~
standing and waddling

in the oceans depth  
lives a black and white giant~
orca killer whale   


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Categories: albatross, bird, nature, ocean, snow,
Form: Haiku
A Dead Man's Boat
A dead man’s boat
rowed itself from isle to isle,
dragging its dead man in its wake,
partially submerged, their tether tenuous,
yet somehow never broken.
Past The Isle Of...

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Categories: albatross, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Fantasy Is The Luster Of Opalescence
As I search to adorn my naked thoughts in nacreous chic,
   breathing bliss and sipping soulful seas,

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Categories: albatross, appreciation, art, fantasy, imagination,
Form: Free verse
My Magical Kite

I'd love to build a magical kite
Then find myself a steep hill,
Strap myself in, wait for a gust,
Oh just imagine the thrill.

Off I would soar,...

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© Gary Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: albatross, peace, silence, solitude,
Form: Rhyme
The Secret Sanctuary
In moments of despondent spirits I turn to you,
the resplendent paradise of secret dreams anew.

The opalescent orchard orchestrates tender hopes,
like cuddling chrysanthemum my fading fear...

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Categories: albatross, analogy, hope, music,
Form: Couplet
Red Penance
Under the shade of that proliferous maple tree we'd named
  I'd given you a piece of my naive exuberant heart
   when I...

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Categories: albatross, endurance, hope,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Winter's Journey - Part 1b
“Winter’s Journey”  (Part 1b)

Your mother's Universe resounds inside you 
where you are every single sparkling star 
in every planet’s sky, the Galaxies are vast...

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Categories: albatross, daughter, love, mother,
Form: Free verse
Daniel the Conqueror
In a land far away was a family with two boys
The oldest loved sports the youngest only toys.
You should be like your big brother the...

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Categories: albatross, animal, child, fantasy, friendship,
Form: Narrative
James Bond Island
A breathtaking panoramic view fascinated my sight into the offing,
As the sea gloriously shows its precious treasure magnificently floating;
Making me wish to be an albatross...

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© Len Gasun  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: albatross, beauty,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sleepless Nights
Insomnia, familiar friend,
crawled into bed this summer night
so once again, inflamed with dread
I wander now in pitch of dark 
and touch the places, now by...

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Categories: albatross, angst, imagination, mystery, language,
Form: Narrative
Sailing Away
Cruising the Mediterranean
I don't wish to fight any more
I want to enjoy the sunset
On the sea I so adore

Please hold your tongue
In silence,
View the beauty...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: albatross, adventure, forgiveness, happiness, holiday,
Form: Free verse
Starcrossed Love Affair....
Path lost...starcrossed
on the wings of an albatross

Flying through such stormy weather
battle elements,but not together

Sun setting....upsetting
deprived of love they should be getting

Alone they walk on different...

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Categories: albatross, hope, lost love, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member above the gray
few are charmed with albatross wings
to glide high above the toothy surf
to soothe the cliffs that yearn to sing 
in granite tones of golden destiny...

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Categories: albatross, destiny,
Form: Rhyme
of suffering deep, tween pain and asleep,
and the curse still lingers like crime,
a fiendish mind wheels, still turning out deals,
and slip-sliding thoughts to begrime,

get back...

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Categories: albatross, adventure,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Music for the Soul
Sit back and listen to the music
let it flood over you stirring your soul
as you listen to the oh so haunting notes
close your eyes and...

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Categories: albatross, inspirational, music,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Great Unease
A great unease has come, quite slow to flee.
To some it brings woe twofold. Constantly,
I feel its breath upon me though I pray
to see it...

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Categories: albatross, life, me,
Form: Rondeau