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Best Egret Poems

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


Premium Member white egret flying


white egret flying
disappears in morning mist
ghost of moon lingers


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Categories: egret, animals, nature



Premium Member Haiku 50 - egret
early morning walk
     breathing in salty sea air --
           an egret...

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Categories: egret, bird, morning, sea,

Premium Member white egret
white egret feeds on
sumptuous fare in mowed field....
collasped farm buildings  

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Categories: egret, farm,

CARABAO EGRET
Knee-deep in flowing, verdant grass 
near the creek beside 
the hill,

a black carabao feeds on freedom, 
leisurely roams 
at will.

On its massive back, a delicate,...

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Categories: egret, animals

Premium Member EGRET

Elegant bird of lakes
Enchanting in white plumes;
Egret twirls graceful neck
Exotic its coiled form…
Each winged movement, a glide
Endowed by nature’s art
Embodying beauty!


9/19/2016
For Kim Merryman: Pleiades E...

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Categories: egret, beauty, bird,

The Billabong
There’s an old river course with beginning and end,
now the river runs straight without this river bend,
where the water is still and the reeds do...

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Categories: egret, nature,

Premium Member From my diary: Nature
Santa Barbara, Summer 2017

Monday
I walked on the bluffs above the sea.
Orange poppies bloom in the dunes.
I discovered
the labyrinth:
smooth stones spell the path.
Peaceful pilgrimage.

Tuesday
Walked on the...

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Categories: egret, nature, sea,

Premium Member Lesson
A white S
among the reeds,
the egret
can teach me
poise and patience.
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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: egret, life, nature,

Flipping the bird
The Cattle Egret is a bird
That chooses to follow the herd
Because it can't find
A girl who is kind
Or a man as good as his word...

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Categories: egret, bird,

Kasalukuyan: going, going, going, go in, go'n
just. that

tired
---------------------------------------------------------

yes, bury me now
shut those eyes,
hit head on each side
to turn back time
and do the things 
I should've done,
throw
cushion
to that
wind ~   ...

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Categories: egret, feelings,

WAO, LANAO DEL SUR


knee-deep in flowing verdant grass,
near the creek beside
the hill,


carabao slowly feeds on freedom,
leisurely roams
at will.


on its massive back, white egret,
so delicately
slow-dances,


the feathers of its slender...

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Categories: egret, animals

Premium Member Addicted
Screwed XIV Contest
Sponsor: Rob Carmack 

Addicted...
Betrayed by my excess
Caught and restricted
Deniably distressed
Ever since that Thursday
Friday came too soon
Guilty in the worst way
Hung out under pains...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: egret, addiction, anxiety, conflict, depression,

Lamentations of Sanibel Island
Note: Special thanks to Elizabeth Wesley for planting the seed (another one) for this poem.  And despite the dismal nature of this writing, Sanibel...

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Categories: egret, nature, love, , sweet

Premium Member Me, Acrostically Speaking
A lmost always late (unless it’s for a movie);
N ight owl though I am, I love the sun.
D imples when I smile; to dance or...

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Categories: egret, introspectionlove,

Bird of Prey
Bird of Prey

On Banyon Lake, where waterfowl dwell,
The night was tranquil and held no fear.
Until came a sound ascended from Hell.
I heard a menacing cry...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: egret, bird, fear, nature,

Premium Member Stormbound
Gaze out to sea upon blown rig and sail
  in our fright's strand on stormwatch to the south;
heed the mighty whirlwind; its scything trail...

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Categories: egret, childhood, storm,

Premium Member Murder of Crows
The mist rises inches above the water 
An angel of silence holds back her tears.
Cypress knees jerk
And the egret slides silently through the mist
The swamp...

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Categories: egret, creation,

Mint Green Trees

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Categories: egret, nature, seasons,

Calm and Serene
We like to visit a pond nearby, a good place to be, 
Egret, Heron along with the ducks and geese, to see.

One day we saw...

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Categories: egret, animal, giggle, happy, humorous,

A Happy Place
I.	Creation

Before the troubles of the world infect the soul
The magic of imagination creates a womb
Devoid of torment, pain, and stress. Rainforests, 
Jungles, beaches, other worlds...

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Categories: egret, childhood, introspection, life, mystery,

salt marsh~ (a syntu)
marsh
hear the rattle of the clapper rail
buffer of strong seas
grassy refuge of the great egret
wetlands
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Categories: egret, adventure, animals, nature, on

The Synathroesmic Cow
Kooky cow,short- horned with humped back from east,
Thick white furs spotted like the jungle beast,
Your long brownish-black tail drives off the flies,
Thanks! O` egret for...

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Categories: egret, animal, nature,

The Hen That Doesn't Chicken Out
The goose cranes its neck in time to see egrets and cranes
    chicken out from a furious fight over seeds and grains
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Categories: egret, animals, children, funny, wife,

Amachara
In those days when national service
Conscripted me for a necessary chore
In in the tap root of Amachara
I abode
At dusk, strange hands lacerate my flesh
At dawn,...

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Categories: egret, places, me, me, cousin,