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Best Humpback Poems

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

Humpback Whales
A breath I have ached to suck in.
Happens only when I am able to
stare out across the endless ocean 
at my special spot waiting for...

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Categories: humpback, animal, fish, nature, ocean, sensual,
Form: Imagism

Humpback Whales
Hear the song of humpback whales
Gathering in Hawaiian waters,
Gathering for Cetacean opera,
Male exclusive grand recital;
On the brink of epic journey
To Alaska’s icy waters.

Off the West...

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© Mike Jones  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humpback, nature, ocean, sea,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Subtle Sounds
Listen to the subtle sounds
surrounding Mother nature.
And you'll hear water chuckle
as it gurgles over rocks.

Hear the drone of hummingbirds
or the songs of humpback whales.
And the...

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Categories: humpback, beauty, feelings, inspirational, nature, spiritual,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Dreams On The High Seas
Dreams On The High Seas

I dare reach my dreams on the high seas
Calm sea sweet is the night air
High tide with the heightening of the...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humpback, boat, dream, sea, universe,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member More Felt Than Heard
The Sea sighs under a blue sky 
whispering words of hope and fear.
And the wind recites Her tales
as seamen cup their ears to hear.

Her stories...

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Categories: humpback, adventure, beauty, fantasy, imagery, nature, sea,
Form: Quatrain

Premium Member WITH PURPOSE

walking      walking
humpback guy in rags
limping with purpose
going somewhere
to a nowhere place

Dave Austin


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Categories: humpback, loss,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member Ode to Autumn
“Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness” By John Keats

Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness
Autumn comes with light rain and fallen leaves,
Shorter days, chills but lots...

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Categories: humpback, autumn,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member I Chose The Right Body Suit
You can return to earth for two days they said, 
but not in that worn out body.
I knew that; and I was glad; it was...

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Categories: humpback, spiritual,
Form: Lyric
Sailing oceans on my clipper 
She was named the Song of the Sea
I'm her only female skipper
My name it is Rosie Marie

I love to hear...

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Categories: humpback, cute love, ocean, sea, world,
Form: Quatern
Premium Member Whales - The Acrostic Style

W hales are one of the largest an most beautiful magnificent marine mamals in the world
H ave been hunted for centuries for oil, meat, other...

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Categories: humpback, animal, appreciation, beautiful, sea,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Whale songs
Humpback beauties call to their young
Communicating to calves so precious 
Don't be so immediately audacious
You can wander, just don't go too long

Blubberous parents are there...

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Categories: humpback, sea, ocean,
Form: Free verse
Whale Song
The Curach (currach) is a traditional Irish boat made from animal skins / hides (now canvass). The hides vibrate when a whale sings.


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Categories: humpback, nature, uplifting,
Form: Rhyme
Unforgettable Paradise
Life is so different in the islands

Slow moving beauty beyond just the earth

Wailing  waves climb like a roller coaster, pleading for surfers

On the North Shore,...

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Categories: humpback, beautiful, happiness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member O World, O Life
O World! O Life! In cinematic flash
  from depth's darkest fathom to alpine drift -
in molten rain, in shaking mountain ash
  and in...

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Categories: humpback, beauty, nature, planet,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Opera Singer
"The Opera Singer"

“We’re all alone on the stage tonight”…
The acoustics in the empty room
were clear and light
the night was heavy
dripping wet and stormy
Operatic notes, flute,...

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Categories: humpback, beauty, imagery, love, ocean, romance, symbolism,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Parts of a Sailing Ship
(All right you scallywags of questionable seaworthiness, we begin with an up-tempo step-liveliness.)

Send him aloft, high into the crow's nest,
He'll keep watch with his keen...

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Categories: humpback, adventure, ocean,
Form: Quatrain
Star Trek 3 and a half, The Wrath of Klingon Commander Kruge

Star Trek 2: Kirk has a grand battle with a villain from the original series.  Spock
dies saving the ship and his body...

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© The Fringe  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humpback, funny, science fiction, life, time, planet,
Form: Free verse
A trip to me
Here inspiration is free
a miracle is born, the blind can see
the salty smell in the air, a picture of tranquillity
a fresh dive to experience lasting...

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Categories: humpback, memory, sea,
Form: Rhyme
An Earthquake in the Chest
An Earthquake in the Chest
The demise of Mr. Wise came as no surprise
to the clerks in his department, 
those weathered women who for...

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Categories: humpback, people
Form: Free verse
God's Plan For Diver Dan
Being environmentalist scuba diver's
we ferried our boat out east of the Farallon Islands,
in the waters by the Golden Gate Bridge we ended up scuba diving,

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Categories: humpback, animal, blessing, god, work,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member The Haunted House
Amid the glacial hills of central Maine
There stood forsaken, gray, an ancient farm,
Which always filled us with a vague alarm.
Atop the humpback ridge of a...

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Categories: humpback, horror, house, imagination, memory, mystery, scary,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Mermaid Scout
My mysterious life in these elusive underwater surroundings
Keeps my clan of beings alert and cautious of vigilant threats.
As I travel ahead of the others in...

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Categories: humpback, fantasy, life, ocean,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Anchors on Strings Hanging from Sails
 Sailboat afloat on a journey of light
 Seagulls take wing, navigators in flight
 The sun is a timepiece, seconds in the sand
 The clock...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humpback, sea, weather,
Form: Rhyme
I wanted to be a singer of popular tunes, but I didn’t have 
The voice for it, sounded like humpback a whale’s mating 
call ...

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Categories: humpback, abuse, celebrity, kids,
Form: Ballade
Mingling like mmmmmmmmm
What is the difference between a digger, a forklift truck, a spoon, and a toaster? None. Bread slices can be carried by forklifts and bread...

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Categories: humpback, adventure, allegory, analogy,
Form: I do not know?