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Best Hurricane Poems

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


Premium Member Hurricane Eileen - The Storm
A dedication to Eileen Ghali
for her prolific production of
inspiring work

Willow Tree = Keyboard
And that’s your only clue

Hurricane Eileen - The Storm

As darkness drew nearer
Light falling...

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Categories: hurricane, dedication,
Form: I do not know?



Premium Member Inside the Hurricane



"Inside the Hurricane"



Inside the Hurricane
starts small

a minuet waltzing
cadence like clandestine lovers

whispered reverently 
soft becomes hard 

and slow for a fall
under dark cloudy covers

boiling over 
to...

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Categories: hurricane, psychological, romance, sensual,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member A Long Loud Sigh
genius?
sometimes you are in its minimal spotted light...sometimes!
other times you just know you've been touched and you freeze,
moved but frozen...like a stranger it moves in,...

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Categories: hurricane, introspection, drug,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Missing Mother
Bits of me are missing mother,
the bits of me which you placed.
Bits of me are missing Mother;
ah,        ...

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Categories: hurricane, depression, devotion, me, missing, mother,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Earth Element Of Wind
Earth Element Of Wind


Earth element of wind, elusive to exploring eyes,
     a gaseous, gusty ghost, she gyrates, gallops gallantly.
She bashes, bends,...

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Categories: hurricane, wind,
Form: Alliteration



Premium Member The Poet
THE POET’S PANEGYRIC

“There’s someone I knew with talent unleashed
and a heart that had for so many relentlessly reached
This poet sought inspiration from the living and...

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Categories: hurricane, life, words,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member At Heaven's Gate - Parts 1 and 2
PART 1:          THE MEETING

Alone one night neath lantern light, I trudged a weary mile.
Forlorn, I went...

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Categories: hurricane, fantasy,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Creative Inspiration
Inspiration where do you go when
you leave and your dry, barren
riverbed causes blinding dust storms in
my mind?  Do you evaporate into
mist, become a gray...

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Categories: hurricane, inspiration, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
ONE KISS
WITH  JUST ~ONE  KISS

I rise, like fire in your eyes.
Feel the burn, as I discharge my flames.
Like Frankenstein, 
I will make you come...

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Categories: hurricane, adventure,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member This Kiss This Kiss

with your delicate little hand 
with your long slender fingers
you touched my lips 

my heart was beating like a baby bird flying for the first...

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Categories: hurricane, kiss, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - A Place Where Roses And Love Never Die -


Your voice rose gold 
touching deep beauty
If I were a cloud 
I would rain kisses all over you 
It was no secret that she was...

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Categories: hurricane, beauty, feelings, kiss, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Green Spanish Eyes - Part 3
Continued from Part 2
Ah Consuela! I’m watching as lightning at midnight in green Spanish eyes
kindles cracks within crystals like flashes from pistols
                 residing inside of...

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Categories: hurricane, green, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Lego Narcs - Under The Cover Of Night


Night! 
It’s around nine thirty 
maybe ten. 

The phone rings. 
The voice is irritating, the words frightening.

Within minutes I’m in a car with my mate....

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Categories: hurricane, abuse, angst, betrayal, bullying, perspective,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member THE PRINCE OF PURPLE
Beneath the opal white moon, the crying doves shed their precious tears,
Causing the purple rain to fall, melting at the lavender notes of musical dreams,
Camelot’s...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hurricane, imagery, imagination, inspirational, international, music, mystery,
Form: Free verse
STORMY DAYS
I don't know how or when
but I'm gonna get there
Even if I must battle
Tidal wave or fierce typhoon
I'll fight hurricane and storm
Knowing your love will...

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Categories: hurricane, friendship, hope, love,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Land of Misery
On the eastern shore, she knocked on our door
Then drifted away to the west
She then turned north, and steadily forth
With rage upon her crest

As she...

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© Joe Inka  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hurricane, natural disasters,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member LONELY LIGHTHOUSE - THE SENTINEL
I’m a lonely lighthouse battered by the sea
Standing all alone steadfast and strong
Keeping guard for souls in difficulty
Maintaining my watch all day long

Waves exploding but...

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Categories: hurricane, nature, sea,
Form: Quatrain
Our First Gift Rediscovered
Those old memories crash
     Like frenzied hurricane waves
          Upon our sand and...

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Categories: hurricane, imagination, life, love, passion, time,
Form: Epyllion
Dancing In The Sandpipers Ruins.
The walls have fallen and the grounds overgrown,
If you’d never been here you might never have known,

The stair that lead nowhere from the cracked ocean...

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Categories: hurricane, happiness, inspirational, life, love, passion, uplifting,
Form: Epyllion
SHE SAID
She said..
I'm gonna kiss you in slow motion
Maybe take a ride upon your ocean

I'd like to pull you gently into me
The way salt dances in...

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© Lyric Man  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hurricane, emotions, love, romantic, romantic love, sea,
Form: Lyric
Hurricanes
All you do 
All you say
All you write
In the jasmine garden
Is a frenzied drum
Bludgeoning me to dumb

Intensely numb
I feel
As I reel

Yes
As you come
Rising on tides
Passion...

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Categories: hurricane, anger, angst, hope, imagery, metaphor, natural
Form: Free verse
Thar Blows Maria: Collaboration with New Additions
Too many hurricanes are causing havoc this season.  We might as well have a limerick collaboration about them since they seem to be in...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hurricane, storm,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Houston
Houston

I wonder if the summer rain was warm
that poured like Pharaoh’s plagues upon the town
as people waded from their homes in swarms
and small craft was...

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Categories: hurricane, rain, storm,
Form: Ottava rima
Come, oh the wind
Come, oh the wind
With the muscle of a wrestler
Come to sweep through me
Fiercely I say
And carry me away
Away from myself
To a place so quiet
And there...

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Categories: hurricane, self,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Soul Eaters
Turmoil
God awful gut wrenching 
nightmare riding
turmoil.

Throat clenching
acid rising murder of crows,
False importance on the trivial grows.

A gag reflex of learned fear
turmoil roils hurricane high
calms counterweight...

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Categories: hurricane, angst, confusion, depression
Form: Free verse