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Best Crow Poems

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

Premium Member The Stone
The Tale below was carved one night
Upon the Stone, by candlelight
...most won’t believe, but some just might
.........most won’t believe, but some just might


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Categories: crow, body, death, fantasy, kiss, love, me,
Form: Ballad

Premium Member An Omen Of The Taste Of Twilight


is the wild magic of this place;
this wilderness I now roam alone
as its lifeblood seeps 
Afterlife mournful howls
across time and distance
go unanswered -
Oh, how...

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Categories: crow, angst, animal, death, fate, grief, longing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Crow's Command

I be a common salty once, no captain's bars, did bear,
Yet blessed was I to venture where few a skipper dared.

   From steadfast...

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Categories: crow, adventure, courage, history, imagery, journey, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sadly Musing Life and Love
I sit alone as evening claims the day,
with common crow my only confidant.
I watch the sun sink slowly in the bay
while musing life and love...

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Categories: crow, lonely, lost love,
Form: Sonnet
Remarks of a Prig
I'm hearing rumors that are easy to believe
but none of them give me reason to grieve
You've been telling people their poetry sucks
Words from your mouth...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crow, dedication,
Form: Rhyme

The Older I Get
I once heard the whisper of falling snow,
saw a spark in the eye of a coal-black crow,
felt the power and awe of a swift river's...

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Categories: crow, allegory, angst, health
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Princess of the petals
Beyond her veil;

eyes induced by secretive stars
became drawn to a path illuminated by 
flickering, shimmering pale moonlight.
Each spirited step led to the 
revelation of her...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crow, analogy, deep, silence,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member Frozen-A collaboration with Shane Cooper

The frozen sap of mirthless trees,
The fractured flow of icy streams.

The howling wind that claws at life, 
The forest shrouded in endless white.

Skeletal ice hangs...

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Categories: crow, autumn, halloween, winter,
Form: Couplet
Blackened Crow circle
  frightened   hardly
     -plucking nightly
the fruits of her harvest

pitchforked hollow eyes watch
   behind the...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crow, solitude,
Form: Personification
Premium Member A Bedtime Story
Once, a long ways away, and a long time ago
Lived a wee little man with his silly pet crow;
And once every day, as the sun...

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Categories: crow, bird, children, nonsense, nursery rhyme, tree,
Form: Couplet
We Worked Long Enough
I laugh out loud
every time I hear a politician say,
that the best way to enrich a black person's life,
is to give them a job
Give them...

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Categories: crow, slavery, society, truth, work,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Promise of the Pomegranates
Outside the city where the pomegranates grow,
where a heart is free and the sky is wide
where time is slow like a rivers flow
and the crow...

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Categories: crow, hope, nature, seasons, symbolism,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Ancient Shadows Awaken into God's Light
Ancient Shadows Awaken into God’s Light

Underneath the deep seabed the stirring sands of time have passed on.
Ancient shadows continue to haunt all of us from...

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Categories: crow, dark, dream, evil, faith, fantasy, god,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Goodbye Darling Peter Pan

Dearest Child-Adventuring Man, My Darling Peter Pan:

Since that never to be forgotten day when Wendy first brought you my way, my heart has been enchanted...

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Categories: crow, change, growing up, love, missing, relationship,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Thoughts Race
The heavy fog slowly lifts in places
Open patches of spring delight and resounds
The look-out crow caws, joyous news abounds
As rooster's crows lands in hollow spaces

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Categories: crow, anxiety,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member To Kiss Each Morn, Color Outside The Lines
To Kiss Each Morn, Color Outside The Lines

Once each day brought, only torturous pain
as dull axe, slow cutting against hard grain
Dawn cast shadows that this...

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Categories: crow, art, heart, heartbreak, memory, recovery from,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member She That Love Satisfied And I Would Die To Please
As Eager Sun Rose, Rewarding Its First Bright Gifts

As dawn woke, uttering shining of its first rays
Night's darkest veil vanished into whispering winds
Rooster's clear crow,...

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Categories: crow, art, desire, devotion, life, love, passion,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member VODGE DIPER
The day started badly as I had a bat flattery on my vodge diper

It was roaring with pain when I arrived at the par cark...

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Categories: crow, car, humorous,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Haunted
A hole in the head shooting pain trembles
nightshades coldly down the spine
a soul lost in the land of the living
carried away in darkness
flying inside dark...

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Categories: crow, animal, dark, dream, light, metaphor, moon,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SUN SPLIT HAIKU
early morning sun
a brand new day is dawning
the cockerel crow

sun beams from heaven 
with uplifting mellowness 
brighten up our world 

scorching hot sunshine
summer has...

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Categories: crow, beautiful, nature, sun, sunset,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member You May Not Agree
Oh the cock may crow
but hens deliver the goods...
more to life than sex.

© Harry J Horsman 2013  

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Categories: crow, life,
Form: Senryu
Wistful Aging
Age gracefully…that’s what I’ll do
Going to ignore the lines, how about you?
Inner beauty is what really counts
I happen to love my drooping mounts

Absolutely no Botox...

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Categories: crow, passion, visionary, beauty, beauty, love, ,
Form: Free verse
Bully, Blow Hard and Old Geezer
Bully, the bull dog thought he was tough
He barked until his owner had enough
Bully went to the pound
A disgruntled old hound
He had a name

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crow, humor,
Form: Limerick
Break of Dawn
It was so dark and cold
I felt alone in the dark of night
It seemed as if the pitch black 
Would never go away
That the sun...

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© Jane Doe  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crow, love, sun,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member deceased heart
looking beyond discovery 
within one universe
the dark side 
faceless without moon
illusion shadows
taking you there
were a fire burns
heart burning dreams
nightmares of reality

a maze
of colours
begin fading
imprisoned eerily

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Categories: crow, dark, universe,
Form: Free verse