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Best Alligator Poems

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

Premium Member My Alphabet
A a 	big A little a

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: alligator, children, kindergarten, preschool,

Premium Member Plastic Paradise
Time’s ticking for whooping cranes
wild buffalo and prairie dogs.
For their losses outweigh their gains,
displaced by cattle sheep and hogs.

The elephant and the blue whale
may share...

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Categories: alligator, environment, future, how i

Premium Member Animal Crackers
A giraffe approached
We necked

An elephant met me on the jungle path
I stored many thoughts in his trunk

A monkey smiles at me
Now I have no more...

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Categories: alligator, animal, children, fairy,

Premium Member Brother to a brother
Brother brother
My brother
Mi Hermano
Man of La Mancha
Fat cat donning
A  gray flannel suit
Slim shades
Fake alligator shoes
Brother brother
Mi Hermano
Sitting behind a desk
Making decisions
For erroneous reasons

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Categories: alligator, dedication, poets,

Premium Member z is for Zaria , ABC of Disney Characters Contest
A is for Akela of Jungle Book fame
B is for Baloo from Jungle Book the same

C is for Cinderella what a pretty sight
D is for...

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Categories: alligator, children,

Kids Love For Animals
       Kids Love For Animals ( Poem )

Children’s favorite shows are of animals
I have hours in a playlist that...

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Categories: alligator, adventure, animal, children, cute

Swamp Life: Human Nature Contest
Swamps are like places where dinosaurs roam  
shadowed by ancient moss-draped trees.        
A prehistoric world in shades...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: alligator, life, nature,

Premium Member Hobo Walking Past Our House
Hobo Walking Past Our House

He looked like man walking with rocks in his shoes,
a bit edgy, with shadows flitting about.
Dark clouds about him, sending the...

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Categories: alligator, childhood, journey, memory, mystery,

The Dragline
THE DRAGLINE  for Pete Brett 

One hundred foot boom 
 7-½-yard bucket 
The tracks are like 
 Ones on the tracks of a tank

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Categories: alligator, family, dance, me, old,

Poet Destroyer vs JamesGareth
Poet Destroyer vs. James Gareth

Are you done taking your nap?
I read a few of your poems
You got it wrong, they are not crap
First I want...

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Categories: alligator, anger, anti bullying, me,

from three miles away
the unmistakable sounds
of howlers chorus  ~

a slithering snake. ~
crushing prey without mercy
green anaconda  ~

small eyed black caiman
twenty foot alligator ...

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Categories: alligator, animal, insect, nature, rainforest,

Premium Member Don't take Her For Granted
Easier Than Loving Me

You could steal a star out of the sky
make rain fall upside down.
Or sit yourself in a corner
in a building that's built...

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Categories: alligator, appreciation, character, dedication, devotion,

The Hunt
After Legend got blown up along with
all of the city zombies,
I was now the sole survivor and sick and tired of 
hiding out at Hobby...

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Categories: alligator, adventure, humor, murder,

Home Anywhere For The Holidays
The bright Christmas lights on my city house are so colorful and traditional,
hopefully when I get my high utility bill I won't become too irrational,

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Categories: alligator, christmas, holiday, home, humor,

Santa in Florida
Santa in Florida

By Elton Camp

In Florida, Christmas ain’t so grand
Santa’s sleigh won’t slide on sand
And not many children there stay
Most of the folks are old...

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© Elton Camp  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: alligator, funnyold, old,

Premium Member Mama Bear
Do not mess with Mama Bear; leave her cubs alone
Or the life you place in peril, could well be your own.
Papa Bear can be ferocious...

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Categories: alligator, child, children, love, mother

Urban Legend-Gators in NYC
Two teens shoveling snow that February day,
wanting to hurry up so they could play,
quickly shoveling heaping piles of snow,
into an open 1935 NYC manhole,

Seeing something...

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Categories: alligator, animal, new york, remembrance

Premium Member Christmas With Relatives

My happy Aunt Petootie
comes clomping over.
Your mother says you write poetry now.
Her eyebrows are angry.

Uh-huh. I admit.
She is in full glare mode now.
Because I...

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Categories: alligator, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Premium Member To Be A Friend Pleaser
I heavily recall two times when I had made you cry,
Both of which bewildered and moved me
My response was that of disbelief, and regret
And never,...

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Categories: alligator, change, character, confusion, devotion,

Why I'm Confused
my pastor bought a plane with the church money
michelle flyin' first class to china like it’s her money
don't even go to church anymore, y’all are...

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© Erin Evans  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: alligator, america, crazy, how i

One day I saw an alligator,
He said, "May I take a bite?
Your fingers look real juicy
And your legs will fill my appetite."

I said, "No way...

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Categories: alligator, children, funny,


We set out early when the air was cool to go fishing.

Deep within the forest at a river tributary lies

a remote stretch of...

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Categories: alligator, death, fishing, horror,

Funny House Pets for Kids

First you got an alligator.

Next came a giraffe.

Lions ride your elevator,

bears hide in your bath.




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Categories: alligator, animal, children, kids, funny,

Premium Member First Love - How I Met My Hubby
How I Met My Hubby Summer 1955  (using 1950s slang)

I answered the horn—it was my friend, Bobby.
He told me he knows someone I might...

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Categories: alligator, beautiful, boyfriend, nostalgia, romance,

My Cousin's Wedding
My Cousin's Wedding

Weddings happen here by the dozen
All are fun, especially if a cousin

Get a new outfit, have to look good in the croud
Make the...

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Categories: alligator, wedding, dance, dance, time,