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Best Gazelle Poems

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

I loved you
from the first moment I saw you
running on the playground grass
I raced over and grabbed your hand,
when I saw you had tripped and...

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Categories: gazelle, feelings, friend, friendship, longing,
Form: Dramatic Verse

Premium Member THE GAZELLE
Among Solomon’s first love commands in the book of his Song of Songs,

He adjures the young maidens by the gazelle, and how charm makes them...

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Categories: gazelle, animals, nature, beauty, beauty,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Heart Will Go On
POTD 30th August 2018 

The gently swaying branches of the old oak should elicit calmness
And yet a sense of foreboding permeates the midnight air
Wild imaginings?...

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Categories: gazelle, grief, heartbreak, lost, romance,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Wishes and Dreams
I wish I could walk without feeling pain
I wish I could live my life again.

I dream of a time when I could run like a...

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Categories: gazelle, day, deep, dream, health,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member 'Kisses of the Rain'
After a night of rain, the sun,  
its shimmer, a welcome like no other.
A new day starts with such promise,
an array of flora across...

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Categories: gazelle, nature
Form: Kwansaba

Premium Member A Cherished Memory

Rusted with memories
among emerald blades
the old bicycle sat silent 
as she reminisced youthful days 

From the aged old window 
to the hill of satin...

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Categories: gazelle, beauty, fantasy, memory, nature,
Form: Verse
What Would You Think
A Note to Kenny 
A Gifted Young Man and Student

If you saw
A caged bird without a beak
Or heard a deaf song
From a...

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Categories: gazelle, black african american, pride,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hashtagmetoo- yes, me too
hashtagmetoo-  yes me too
I see it    in nightmares-
paralyzed with fear   did I do something
wrong?    will anyone...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: gazelle, abuse, child,
Form: Free verse
Vouch For
I am patently smitten 
With utmost contempt ,they treat any mention of its reality
The realm of the illusory is its permanent abode
Its at best transient...

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Categories: gazelle, love,
Form: Free verse

Go ahead and tell
Hide in your shell
Or run away like a gazelle
Don't like your intent and what you try to sell
Catch an L
Rot away and...

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Categories: gazelle, poetry, rap, word play,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Noblesse Oblige?
The old King took to the battle
and leapt into the fencers fray.
“Noblesse oblige” his cronies cry.
“Our King will save the day!”

He was a bull to...

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Categories: gazelle, allegory, history, introspection
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Animal Trade
On Africa's Great Plains the animals roam free
And you can see them close up when on safari
Rhino, elephant, giraffe and gazelle
Lions, hippos and monkeys as...

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Categories: gazelle, africa, animal,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Following

Following the tumor blooms
that muted my throat and gut,
I duct taped my mind
to the wordless, I put my head down 
charging at daggers, and
thanks to...

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Categories: gazelle, poetry,
Form: Blank verse
Not Too Short Not Too Sweet
Waking up too soon, too late. 
Maybe by six, maybe by eight.
Like life there is an ebb and flow.
But six, you need some good ol'...

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Categories: gazelle, health,
Form: Rhyme
A Dream Died A Dreadful Death
Lightning and thunder did clash
In ventricles within my heart
Vying whether to lash
At every part

That feels emotions
In hearts of dames
Whose love motions and portions
Laid claims

To the...

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Categories: gazelle, poems,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The elephant who lost a shoe
‘Great Scott, shucks and darn, I’ve gone and lost a shoe’
cursed the elephant followed by ‘this simply will not do!’
‘The blasted thing is far too...

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Categories: gazelle, humorous, silly,
Form: Rhyme
The Negative and Positive Absolutes of Life
– |Life| +

I recall how I had surveyed you, guardedly from a rocky peak,

And why I left the shelter of the mountains, for you.

How we...

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Categories: gazelle, life, philosophy,
Form: Concrete
The Tigers Eye
My Canon SLR, is set, night light on, but it’s only still dusk
Positioned waiting hoping for the promised elephant with tusk
Crouching low a rustling in...

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Categories: gazelle, nature, life, life, tiger,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Welcome To Paradise
I was so looking forward to my trip to Tahiti
this was to be my panacea, a sure cure for all my ails.
For once there I...

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Categories: gazelle, beach, beautiful, color, fantasy,
Form: Prose
Unfettered lightning lash through the fury of the rain,
Sizzle mouths dry with shock of glory. 
Athlete that made our jubilee golden, mighty Usain
Inciting the petrified...

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Categories: gazelle, tribute, me, love, me,
Form: Acrostic
Drink at the table of men the wine
Tapped from the palm tree so divine
Release the ashimu inside of you
Let your body vibrate to the secret...

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Categories: gazelle, people, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
To a - Zebra
You're a horse with an idiot paint job,
all zig-zaggy blacketty-white
you stand out when you're in a snowdrift
and can't even hide in the night.
Outrunning a Cheetah...

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© Viv Wigley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: gazelle, humor, nature,
Form: Rhyme
The Dinner Party
The elephants were feeling down
As pachyderms oft do.
The cockatiels were quite depressed
The chimpanzees were too.

The mood among the jungle crowd
Was in short quite low,
When a...

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© Rufus Reed  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: gazelle, children, funny
Form: Rhyme
To live a day safely
To live a day safely in a city
where citizens must be echoes
and human rights are a fairy tale
but you want your mouth not pinched
your ears...

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Categories: gazelle, metaphor, power,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member Natures Way
Gazelle leaps high
crocodiles' jaw snaps shut
hunger beckons....

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© Uwe Stroh  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: gazelle, angst, nature,
Form: Haiku