Best Eel Poems
Below are the all-time best Eel poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of eel poems written by PoetrySoup members
A Greased Eel In A Vat of Astroglide
eel, america, political,
Slipperier than a Greased Eel In a Vat of Astroglide
That Hillary’s sociopathic streak is a mile wide
In case you haven’t noticed, the fix is in
The Heart of Christmas -EDITED
Tinsel sparkling on trees that toys lie beneath,
Holly with berries and the hanging of the wreath.
Everything is red and ever-green.
Hearth and home are comforting;
Hook Line and Sinker
Me, my brother Tom and Uncle Pat were on a fishing holiday
three men in a rowing boat way out in Dublin Bay
we anchored up and...
FOR MY UKHT AL-KUBRA
eel, friendship, inspiration, love, sister,
MY UKHT AL-KUBRA
I have one sister in my home
Sweet, loving, with open arms and heart
With dark brown eyes
And an inviting laugh
And a passion
Oratory - Power of the Spoken Word
As words escaped constricted passage
of time from eons of layered myths,
legends of demi-gods thus linked,
in glowing rendition, with whisk on hand
the Orator with staff, sang...
On the pan she cracks on the edges
Flows in her white gold love rashes;
Wet to oil, bottoms turn up in fumes
Sigh, sizzles to burns in...
When Octopus Came Round for Tea.
eel, childrenme, me,
When Octopus came round for tea,
it was a tricky time for me.
Not knowing what he’d like to eat.
I wondered... savoury or sweet?
I borrowed spoons from...
An English Life
eel, childhood, happiness, passion, education,
An English Life
It is midnight the Milk train pulls into darnall station
No ordinary passengers here
Steelworkers with their families
Loaded with fishing tackle, sandwiches and maggots
eel, allusion, conflict, crazy, dark,
Singing in soundproof water…
I am an eel starving from the aftermath deception of home
Living there for so long, I finally notice the danger-
Late Summer Nights Dream at the Cat in the Hat
eel, imagination, nonsense,
It was way after eight, at the Cat in the Hat.
The whole plaice was swimming,...
eel, absence, art, birth, celebration,
W ind howling at my window.
I shiver and pull on my duvet slack.
N ight greets me as I go to work and back.
T hen proceed...
The Ultimate Army
Jehovah of Armies
made a count one day
of all His weapons
keeping man at bay
of non leathal weapons
He gave the skunk his stink
and a little less harmless
la la di dah dah la
eel, allusion, baptism,
Earth dwelling mongeese are neither toys nor coins and pedalling backwards then forward is not considered the primary way of jet propulsion off a very...
Six-Word Couplet Series Encore
His regular emissions
Worthy of politicians
To the anteater
Nothing is sweeter
Feel his chagrin
Labelled deadly sin
With justified reason
Deplores festive season
Mobile on belly
eel, food, on work and
As you sit down for your tea, take a moment to think of me
I am the one who leaves the quay, to bring home harvest...
Beachside Food and Drink Slinks
eel, adventure, animal, beach, death,
A is for algae, red, green, blue cells, soaking up sun, sliming teeth
B is for bacterial mat, clumping underneath, earliest born, never asleep
eel, allegory, analogy, confusion, depression,
My life has been one enormous charade,
A make believe game,
A play I have played,
A story I tell myself, day and night,
Hidden from myself, out...
Witches have wacky tastebuds, as this poem will tell!
Cup of eel eyes
Cup of toad tongue
Cup of snakeskin, too.
Boil twenty minutes-
Recipe for Witch's Stew!
Bonus activity: Have...
Canto XVII Hell translation
“Here the fierce with the thin pointed tail,
Who passes mountains and breaks arms and walls!
Here who with stench can the world assail!”
So my duke started...
Which Fruits in My Basket
When asked what in my basket I would take
of any kind of fruit; well, here’s the truth.
I much prefer my fruit in pie or cake,
eel, change, growing up, heart,
Searching for my fate
Lost and traveling
Trying to redeem my reckless ways
I'm kicking up the dust
On this dusty ol' back road
To redeem my outlawed soul
eel, christian, dark, death, image,
Swallowed by waves
Intensely waged in war
A mariner swims seized
In anarchic zones
Colliding crests of clear
Shifting and drifting it
Further from shallow
Lingering lured beneath...
Eel or salmon sushi rolls
Nori or rice wrapped
Served as roll or hand roll shapes
Eaten with chopsticks
Served with wasabi
Nessie From Loch Ness
In the Land O' Scots nigh auld Iverness,
Cavorts a lass named Nessie in Loch Ness!
Decisions Of Love
eel, introspection, poetry,
Germany post World War II,
Ruled by Marshal Law,
imposed by the victorious.
Occupational forces walk
the rubble streets.
A farm boy, Ohio bred,
cook in the...