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Best Falcon Poems

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


Pain had damaged her wings
in her seemingly endless struggles
beating them against the valley walls,
then, in the last days she made haste 
and climbed to the...

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Categories: falcon, freedom,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Jonah Falcon He's Not
At the computer sits Dickie McDuff
Searching a password that isn't too tough
    With a cocky demeanor
    He types in...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: falcon, funny,
Form: Limerick
Peregrine Falcon
Watching you atop your tower
for once
wishing not to be you
but to be the dove
on which you prey
to so honourably 
have you take my pain away

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Categories: falcon, bird, sad,
Form: Free verse
falcon feather
In the dry places
I wandered,
always seeking,
A soul thirsting for
the coolness of peace,
but never really finding
a lasting place
to call my own.
But upon one such journey,
behold I...

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Categories: falcon, adventure, destiny, imagination,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member A Peregrine Falcon
A peregrine falcon masters the sky
its wings majestically arched with flair
soaring with the elements eye to eye.

In a flurry of speed it flashes by 

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Categories: falcon, beauty, freedom, imagery, nature,
Form: Villanelle

High Note
Sharp eyes
and sharper wings
with the speed and accuracy
perfection brings
when a falcon cuts the sky in half

My heart sings


For Gregory Paul's Your Favorite Animal Poetry Contest...

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Categories: falcon, bird,
Form: Rhyme
Poems Can Be
Poems can be jubilant spring
Melodies caught, lyrics to sing
Hope's revival, heartbreak's surcease
The joy of ink-stained paper's crease
Reposing grace on summer swings

Cathartic burn - sweet biting...

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Categories: falcon, creation, inspiration, journey, poetry,
Form: Rondeau
Eagle and the Dove
Gather around the sacred fire, my children
Let the embers' glow spark your curiosity
as we begin on this journey together;
to the time of how things once...

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Categories: falcon, allegory, bird, hate, love,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Belva Berry 1889-1905
Belva Berry

1889 - 1905         

I truly never asked to be born.
I truly never wanted any of this.

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Categories: falcon, death,
Form: Epitaph
Tension Waiting
The swordsman who draws his blade
Heart racing at the keening of steel on scabbard 
Tension coiled, poised for the unleashing
Held back by muscles tight with...

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Categories: falcon, angst, art, confusion, dedication,
Form: Free verse
Breathe In Me Life, For Death Enshrouds
“Seducer, healer, deity or thief,
I will see you soon enough—
in the shadow of the rainfall,
in the brief violet darkening a sunset—
but until then I pray...

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Categories: falcon, blessing, care, death, hope,
Form: Free verse
ode to fear
Part I

Fear, I know you. 

You are my secret	
wound. You are a 
putrescent, honey droplet.
You are a back-hand, 
hand mirror.

Your name sounds like
all, I have...

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© Pio Jasso  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: falcon, fear,
Form: Ode
Lord We Go On To Mars
stretch out 
red falcon wings
we feel
back to the wind
your eyes
your feathers
orange flames,
pink salmon sky
in ships 
we crafted
oh lord 
we go on to mars...

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Categories: falcon, imagination,
Form: Free verse
Hawk's Eyes
in the bright light of day you appeared...
a gilded angel with falcon wings,
you rose up out of the desert sands 
and your gentle beauty struck...

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Categories: falcon, angst, lost love, loveme,
Form: Free verse
A Rose
A red rose whispers of enchantment
And the white rose reveals the depth of love
O, the red rose is like that of a falcon,
And the white...

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© Rollo West  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: falcon, love, rose, red, rose,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Placid Waters

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Categories: falcon, inspirational, nature,
Form: Verse
Falling Feathers


Tautogram Poems Poetry Contest
Sponsored by Eve Roper...

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Categories: falcon, bird, death, image,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Bridging Heaven and Earth
Fueled by atmospheric ecstasy
Into ethereal regions' mystery,
  Tilting wings cavalierly,
  Bridging Heaven and Earth,
  Gliding gracefully.

Falcon, sky-hawk, hoopoe, finch
Starling, sparrow, blue-jay, Grinch;

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Categories: falcon, bird, flying, jealousy,
Form: Rhyme
The Overseer


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Categories: falcon, appreciation, bird,
Form: Haiku
hitting the mark -HC


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Categories: falcon, bird, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member My Little Green Lizard
Today I caught a little green lizard
He was the best one I have ever seen.
I caught him in my lizard-catching net,
He was poised, confident, polite...

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Categories: falcon, 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Winging it
tumbling falcon
holding the tuck position
one feathered blowout

John G. Lawless

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Categories: falcon, bird, flying,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Can You Give That a Rest
I wake up screaming
Max the Axe has just chopped me into bits
It is not the first time
but this time I felt it.
I glare at my...

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Categories: falcon, fantasy,
Form: Light Verse


Red hair,
skin sweet apple, 
Her face  like a geisha
quiet yet armed with falcon eyes
You'll see.

His nose:
sharp  like...

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Categories: falcon, character, feelings, social, society,
Form: Cinquain
Ode to my Father
Alms Inn, there is the place again, and here
I, far away, muse in the house I grew
O this village of my love, has grown too

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Categories: falcon, father, history, uplifting, visionaryvoice,
Form: Ode