Best Fish Poems
Below are the all-time best Fish poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of fish poems written by PoetrySoup members
A Wish For Fish and a Dolphins Swish
A WISH FOR ALL FISH
Washed up on shores around the world
Already dead, a whale, a dolphin a shark,
All marine life is suffering, the situation
It's 'Oh Fish Eel' - 'Fish N Chips' For Andrea
conflict, fish, food, poetry,
It CAN be ‘fish n chips’ stop carping on, there’s no plaice for rudeness!
It's so sad to see a person out of their depths...
A yellow-tailed angelfish
flashed his tail at me.
His shimmering skin was all aglow,
as he wiggled his fins and waved hello....
Pointing To the Problems
earth day, emotions, fish,
POINTING TO THE PROBLEMS
Beat down with legal fees
Tied up with taxes;
Tripped up with mortgages;
Ripped off with student loans
Insulted with insurance
Do You Remember Me
beauty, bereavement, eulogy, fish,
I do not know?
They walk silently along my hallways.
Floors littered with faded finery.
Do you remember my Granduer?
I had once been called the Queen of the sea.
Pulled down to...
Feast of the Beast: Jan Allison and Lin Lane
The mean old housecat has bulgy eyes
when she looks at us in our fish bowl
Oh, how much we've come to despise
that big mouth of hers,...
The Fisherwoman - For Contest
A desperate spinster, Jane took
strong measures the day she would cook
fresh trout. Her date bit
the barb left in it!
He truly was caught on her hook!
Diary of a Salmon
adventure, fish, humor, humorous,
Today I passed a shad,
on his way to Prince William Sound.
He protested that I go downstream.
But to the current he is bound.
allegory, life, nature, fish,
The fish is a creature cold and wet
Hooked by line and trawled by net,
Easy to catch and yummy to eat
Fried in oil or seared by...
The Fisherman and the Mermaid
THE FISHERMAN AND THE MERMAID
A young fisherman berthed in Penzance
Went ashore one fine night to a dance
He woke up on his boat
With a mermaid afloat
Big Brown Bear
fish, fishing, flower, humor,
big strong furry brown
fishing for salmon with paws~
prancing through flowers
Date Written: 4/12/2022
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fish, imagery, journey, life,
Through the water they glide,
an immense mosaic of millions of silvery fish
on their migratory run,
obeying a call immemorial,
a mystery of aquatic...
fish, nature, summer, surreal,
a lazy stream
beneath a rustic
regal koi fish
gentle flowing waves
Published in my photo/poetry book ~KOI POND~ 2020
fish, garden, nature, peace,
koi pond quietude
values and tones of zen stones
find repose and peace
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Sponsor: Harry Horsman...
Why I Believe In Evolution
animal, beauty, desire, fish,
You, skinny dipping,
is making each fish desire
to become a man....
Rainbow Scales Beckon Me
fish, appreciation, beauty, childhood, dad,
Receiving moments of grace
While time unfolds
Touching your heart with my breath
Doorways to enter
Each gift revealed through my willingness
Vulnerability my partner
Coaxing me towards unimagined...
ocean of abstract
wildlife feed under moonlight~
starlet sun rises
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I Am the Blue Marlin
environment, fish, imagery, inspirational,
I AM THE BLUE MARLIN*
I was made
To venture undulating time
And chase the tides forever facing forward
Through glinting waves by unknown...
- Haiku X 187 - Seagull -
bird, fish, sea, sun,
seagull scream and waves
fishing is a sport of supreme relaxation
beneath golden Sun with great anticipation
while warm water is quiet
fish feast on worm diet
They Don'T Bite Like They Used To
fish, father, nostalgia, social, dad,
He sat there in his fav'rite chair, a blanket 'cross his lap
And covering his snow white hair was his old fishing cap.
fish, adventure, peace, blue, sea,
The unceasing roar
Surf and coral,
hitting the shore
This underwater show
This blaze of colour,
roar of surf.... so
Coral reef home,
so many fish,
blue sea foam,
this is my wish............
From Our Deck-Front In December
fish, absence, boat, culture, december,
our pink deck with a Jarra cocktail table-set
We sit awaiting sunset with an
‘Hawaiian absence’ of seagulls
As dusk comes with violet echoes
In a Melting World
animal, fish, nature, water,
The Inuit call the Narwhal the one that points to the sky,
Haiku - Into the Blue
blue, boat, fish, sea,
in the deep blue
the boat lay tilted to one side-