Best Colony Poems
Below are the all-time best Colony poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of colony poems written by PoetrySoup members
Garden of mum
colony, mother, mother son,
Mum sat in her aromatic garden,
admiring its charm and grace.
It was a cold morning,
but mum never seemed to feel it any more.
Her eyes were tired,...
colony, bird, nature, ocean, snow,
black and white landscape
a colony of penguins ~
standing and waddling
in the oceans depth ~
lives a black and white giant
orca killer whale ~
Stunning Revelations from Ancient Maps
colony, history, science, urbanlost, lost,
Professor Hapgood’s studies on ancient maps were fixed
Einstein said his theories should be added to history’s mix
Perhaps it proved too big a leap for other...
HE HAD TO WEAR A FIG LEAF AT THE NUDIST COLONY
colony, beach, body, humorous,
The Whips Of History - 4
colony, history, passion, poetry,
Injustice is just an inconvenience until it is proven...
When the sun hit their helmets it startled the very souls of the natives
a signal upon their...
Creating a Negro
On the bank of the James River,
a proposal was conceived to constrain the African fire.
The ploy, a real achievement in the West-Indian settlements.
Crack Of The Moon
I joined a nudist colony,
Was that a big mistake!
Everyone's naked, in the buff,
Sippin' soda by a lake
A big ol' gal named Marsha,
Stepped on a banana...
Trump Shields The US From Becoming A Carcass Filled With Ants
colony, perspective, political,
Trump Shields The US From Becoming A Carcass Full With Ants
Trumps draws a line in the sand
He's shaken all the trees in the land
Birds at Sea
colony, bird, children, nature,
Adrift upon the ocean
bob a bunch of resting birds.
What is it that they call themselves?
A flock or school or herd?
Could it be this...
A spell by moonlight
I walked with people from another time,
They were beautiful and ghostly.
I sleep now, and sit with the three of selves,
within a dreamly realm.
Nomads of the Rising Sun
colony, depression, poverty, sad,
Nomads of the Rising Sun
~~a homeless home invasion~~
We are nomads of this earthly plain, dining with dust and riveting rain
Dancing with demons dictating pain, making...
colony, visionary, beauty, longing, beauty,
You have the world at your feet
Men are crawling over you
they are hungry as a beast.
You rule the colony under your own law.
One by one...follow.
Colony of One
colony, analogy, community, family, humanity,
Quaking Aspen trees
is an organism that is
way above us all...
Working Ants and Circumstance
colony, analogy, animal, inspirational,
An ant was digging in the dirt, he worked and toiled so long.
He looked upon the work he’d done and decided it was wrong.
Shifting The Power In Venus
colony, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Proudly the white tummies purposefully sauntered forth
Orange arrow beaks decidedly pointed
Stubby feet not nearly strong enough to hold them up
Yellow mirrored eyeballs, reflecting the...
IN THE COLONY OF RAGS
colony, death, life, sympathy,
Slain without swords they are
Though the airy wordly air
They inhale yet in graceless lack
Behold in the colony of wretchedness
Naked children begging alms
Now And Then And Now Again
colony, corruption, culture, environment, money,
Though still within our infancy,
we strive to thrive, but woefully
we flash and flaunt our 'primacy',
display our trophies pridefully.
Our terra firma ecstasy
colony, courage, fear, metaphor, natural
The day was fine and sunlit,
Decorated by several clouds
drifting aimlessly in the radiant ocean-blue sky.
Chorused by gentle puffs of the morning breeze,
Sending leaves on...
The Melting Pot- a soup pot of giants-w
The United States is a vast country of immigrants
Each immigrant adds an ingredient and a flavor
“A melting pot”, visualizing a soup...
ANOTHER YEAR WITH YOU
colony, character, christian, life, love,
ANOTHER YEAR WITH YOU
Unto the night sky, I see a lace of stars twinkling bright
and far beyond the moon with a grin of mystique light
He was baptized into slavery
And submerged in the winter
Of your hatred
And was converted to poverty
In the land of gold,
You taught him...
colony, adventure, allegory, beauty, fantasy,
Once night Gretta Foster sat in the backyard,
building a rocket ship that ought to take her a-far,
she had been...
Bird In A Tux
colony, animal, sea, , cute,
I do not fly but waddle far.
For fun I slide on my tummy.
And if I have my eye on a mate
I'll feed them fishes so...
Insects A to Z
colony, kids, science,
A is for Ant, tiny but stout, they can lift fifty times their own weight,
B is for Bee, reaps nectar for honey; may opt to...
A Story My Mother Told Me
colony, forgiveness, freedom, friendship, grandmother,
someone always told me this with tears in her eyes...
(for Lata Sethi's late-mother, who was my mother’s ‘sister’ and who took us all into her...