Best Elephant Poems
Below are the all-time best Elephant poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of elephant poems written by PoetrySoup members
- Wings On An Elephant -
elephant, metaphor, poetry,
You can try
yes you can
putting wings on an elephant
yes I know you can
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- Everyone who...
If I Were an Elephant
elephant, africa, animal, dream,
Across the Serengeti plain our matriarch would lead,
Dining on the guarri fruit, and gum acacia seeds.
Upon our sweet green namesake grass our bellies we would...
There is an elephant in the room
The big headlines cause sensation,
Media’s chosen information.
Manipulative, they entomb
the big elephant in the room.
Stress is put on the suggestive
keeping tongue and the mind active.
THE ELEPHANT AND THE ANT
elephant, allegory, animal, change, cute,
There once was a little mighty ant
Who was extravagant and arrogant
Known to be exorbitantly militant
She was so combatant and petulant
They nicknamed her My...
Elephant in the Room
elephant, angst, people,
A lack of oxygen, a stifled room
A pregnant pause, apparent gloom
Bitter sighs and angry growls
Upon her face "It's not my fault"
His wrinkled brow, "I'm not...
Giant Animals - The Elephant
elephant, animal, emotions, tribute,
Giant Animals - The Elephant
We have great animals upon this Earth
of varied size—they live on land or sea.
Domestic ones we love for all their worth;
The Elephant in the Room
elephant, funny, humorous, life, metaphor,
3 polished oak fans,
Swirling in robotic unison
High maintenance socialites,
Sipping on Merlot fallacies
Lemon yellow coated walls,
Like their smiles
Comparisons of dangling Porsche & Bentley keys
A glorified day...
elephant, friendship, love,
You said age's only a number, beauty's skin deep
Wise words to live by, now if I could only sleep
Humor never can be taken away, have...
A Love Letter to My Friends of India
elephant, community, friend,
When I think of India, I think of dark eyed beauties,
their foreheads painted with decorative red dots,
and I see them moving deliciously in beautiful bright...
elephant, africa, animal, nature, water,
with a pendulum movement ~
a herd of giraffes
the mass migration
crocodiles at the river~
food for the taking
gazelles are running ...
elephant, funny, me,
POPPIES & MUSHROOMS
I desire a beautiful sky.
One to inhale with my big brown eyes.
Fly like a kite,
under the midday light.
WRITTEN IN THE SAND
elephant, analogy, introspection, proposal,
WRITTEN IN THE SAND
The Big Five—Africa’s pride in the vast open wild
Buffalo, Rhinoceros, Elephant, Leopard and Lion
Their prey—scattered Impala, Kudu and Waterbuck
On hardened dust… their...
Who I Am
Grandpa's Fishing Hat
hope and joy
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Babar, the Stuffed-Elephant
McCoy Cookie Jars
ties I don't...
The City Zoo
elephant, animal, friendship, fun, silly,
A cute gentile pig in New York
plays hopscotch over turtle hurdles
which eased her bunny
until a smack talking turkey announced,
'Did you hear how the skunks in...
Pride of the Motherland
elephant, adventure, history, hope, life,
Riding an elephant
Down the narrow trail looking triumphant
Scanning the golden landscape
Like Hannibal with enemies in flight
Sight from a lofty height
King of the jungle moving
elephant, history, life, mystery
fossil of all time
creatures of mother nature
SHOW ME THE MONEY!
bones found in the dirt
deep under the Earth's surface
museum makes money
RUN FORREST! RUN!
no pity chasing...
elephant, children, kindergarten, preschool,
A a big A little a
elephant, environment, future, how i
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
He Was Once a Politician
elephant, father, life, political, sadfather,
That's not my elephant! my father said to me
Mine is pink with wings, funnily, he likes to eat spaghetti
I think I'll call him Ella, named...
elephant, 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
When Nature Came To Life, Oh My
elephant, child, childhood, nature, summer,
In the dog-days of summer, from a long time ago
there are bear-hugging moments I often recall
It's like leafing through pages, of a ram-shackle book,
Antoine had crashed once again when tempting the desert
Freedom fighter laureate poet daredevil testing the call of
Now It's Our Turn
elephant, crush, dance, girlfriend, high
You're smiling ...
I'm staring at you
I know you know that I know
That you like me ... that you REALLY like me
Wendy told me, and Linda...
NOT JUST ANOTHER PROF, short version
elephant, introspection, school, teacher, tribute,
The September I met him remains etched in my mind
One by one the minutes rolling by ever so slowly
I sat in class awaiting an explanation...
Education is the liberator from poverty
Education you 're the champion of the poor
You're a roof under which people who love you shelter
You open the eyes of the ignorant,...