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Best Dodo Poems

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

Premium Member Odd Od Dodo

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Categories: dodo, appreciation, bird, introspection, society,
Form: Shape

Does A Dodo Blow Dodo Doe
How much doe could a dodo blow if a dodo could blow dodo doe?
A dodo would blow as much doe as a dodo could blow...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dodo, hilarious,
Form: Rhyme
You dodo bird
On the ground as awkward’s be                   ...

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© John Beam  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dodo, allegory
Form: Dodoitsu
Dodo Bird
Have you heard of the dodo?
Where did they go?
Those birds were so precious.
They lived on Mauritius.
As a species among the rest,
it must have failed the...

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Categories: dodo, animals, life, loss,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member The Last Dodo Bird
How would it be, 
     if mighty planet Mars,  ...

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© Vee Bdosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dodo, abuse, death, earth, planet, universe,
Form: Lyric

Premium Member DEAD AS A DODO
Put my key in the ignition – the car battery was flat
Dead as a blooming Dodo … now what do you think of that

Had promised...

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Categories: dodo, car, humorous, mum,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Dodo
They come in all shapes and sizes
some are long and thin, others fat
little ones broad as they are long
some with hairs that give a sting


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Categories: dodo, africa, insect, nature,
Form: Free verse
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: dodo, environment, future, how i feel, nature,
Form: Quatrain
Mountains of my country
Just drop once, when you happen to go by.

A tale they may count, mountains of my country;
Of paradise invaded and forests destroyed,
Of vessels adrift and...

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Categories: dodo, appreciation, best friend, blessing, dedication, devotion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The God Machine
I really have outdone myself this time!
My ‘God Machine’ is finally in place!
I’ll never have to fret about a rhyme,
Or stop for a red light...

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Categories: dodo, god, humor, judgement, planet,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member What's New at the Zoo
Paula parrot is my name. I once was wild, but now I'm tame
A chatterbox who likes to talk! 
Some news to share? Let's take a...

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Categories: dodo, animal,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Early Spring Morning
sitting out in the garden
a fresh orange blossom falls
in her cup of black coffee…
a blending of scents

Contest:It's a DoDo kinda day
Sponsor: Francine Roberts
Placed 1st

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Categories: dodo, spring,
Form: Dodoitsu
I Have Loved So Cruelly

It’s truly Greek to me and you
“Agape” may sound like the English, agape
I gape; are we awed by Christ loving me and you

The human in...

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© Anil Deo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dodo, bible, blessing, emotions, god, gospel, history,
Form: Free verse
Forever Awakening From Deep Sleep
Unshakeable groggy state
plagues mein kampf
impossible mission to awaken
this comatose zombie
drugged horror - by potent

self manufactured narcotic -
oppressive tantalizing
nightmares indistinguishable
when supposedly conscious,
eyes cannot differentiate

dusky "reality" from

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Categories: dodo, absence, bereavement, betrayal, conflict, father, meaningful,
Form: Free verse
My motherland, the land of four colors, the land of sweetness
As is described by its rich history, filled with wars and battles
United it stands today,...

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Categories: dodo, africa, nature, ocean,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Just A Passing Wind
I can just see the clouds riding along the wind
breaking formation, watch a tornado spin 
Lifting up houses, then throwing them down
destroying each structure, there...

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Categories: dodo, heartbreak, hope, natural disasters, recovery from,
Form: Lyric
Denominated Dog
Old Danny who lived on the outskirts of town
in a shack made of iron and very run down,
was tarnished poor sod,
by one man of God,

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Categories: dodo, humor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member ''Love''
Days the son stayed by the bed
and with his hand on his dads
heart, he felt the last flutter-

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dodo, love,
Form: Dodoitsu
Say I:

On the websites I used to share, I was frequently amazed 
     Poems got greeted with silence; it seems eyes...

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Categories: dodo, culture, poetry, poets, satire,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Losing Time
Days blend together, time's fabric is frayed
I'm a prisoner of my own verse,
Friends lose importance and eating’s past tense,
Things are going from troubled to worse.


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Categories: dodo, life, parody, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Time Trials and this site of poetic soup dimentiaaaaa
I try and publish and a poem in souptime and "the soupstraints to the confines existant 
excell to a minimal maxitude of differentila indifferencode interossities.

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Categories: dodo, analogy, betrayal, corruption, longing, poetry, symbolism,
Form: Epitaph
Gerber Style
Gerber CHO-CHO! 

Ga-ga goo-goo!
Clean my booboo,
Lovely chocolate, all over my face.
Eating chocolate with my face.
I want chocolate in my bottle please.
I want you to look...

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Categories: dodo, baby, baby, baby, chocolate, , cute,
Form: Couplet
Why There Are No Snakes in New Zealand
The story is told of a Maori King bold
Who dared cheat the Prince of Siam.
I’ll leave it to you to decide if its true.
But if...

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© Dean Wood  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dodo, humorous, word play,
Form: Light Verse
rationalism of nationalism
Have you ever tried balancing sideways on a silver spoon holding nine goldfish? Thought not. I suppose it could be considered quite a dangerous act....

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Categories: dodo, animal, anti bullying,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Joys Of Married Life

Marriage has it's ups and it's downs
But it far exceeds the alternative
A lonely life without love and affection
Love's one of life's true superlatives

Some days we...

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Categories: dodo, marriage,
Form: Quatrain