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Best Ibis Poems

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national bird of 
Trinidad and Tobago
Caribbean Isle

the scarlet ibis
it is a tropical bird
bright red in color

it has a long neck
and it's bill is long and...

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Categories: ibis, animals, nature, bird, bird,
Form: Haiku

The day that Pilate helped sentence
Jesus to the cross ---
People were proclaiming, that Ceaser
was their only boss ---
Although Pilate argued for Jesus
life to be spared...

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Categories: ibis, faith
Form: Narrative
Bird of the gods
Long legged wading fowl
Live in wetlands, forests and plains

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Categories: ibis, animal, basketball, beautiful, tribute,
Form: Cinquain
Idolized by pharaohs, monarchs and kings;
Bird of the wetlands, marshes and swamps.
Interesting forager with long bill and stilted long legs;
Sacred icon of the dynasties of...

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Categories: ibis, animal, appreciation, dedication, nature, tribute,
Form: Acrostic
IBIS 101
He's treading the shallows
at the border of the lake like 
a house cat kneading your lap,
his neck like radar, scanning a map
for morsels disingenuously believing...

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© Nola Perez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ibis, bird,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member I Have Met the Ibis
I have met the Ibis
The Sacred Bird of Knowledge
The reincarnation of Thoth
Whose Wisdom knows no end.

I now know why Theuth loved you as I do

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Categories: ibis, philosophy
Form: Lyric
Premium Member My Zoo From A to Z
Alligators, Aardvarks; Arctic fox and hare. Also Armadillos and Asses will be there!

Bobcats, Beavers, Boars; One Blue whale will do! Bovines and a Booby (maybe...

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Categories: ibis,
Form: Abecedarian

Midnight breezes echo a snuffed demise    from this lament ,
While time hangs amidst moments on pale skies from this lament.

A  lone...

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Categories: ibis, bereavement, child, loneliness,
Form: Ghazal
Without Him
The decanter is filled with chicory blooms
(blue, for the sky is her pleasure)
while the snapshot turns nigrescent
marking rain for the evening weather
The ring with which...

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Categories: ibis, death, life, loss, lost love, sympathy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Oh, to be in Trinidad
  Oh, to be in Trinidad
where the hot scented currents flow;
  from East Dry River to Nariva
chaconia and silk cotton tree grow.

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Categories: ibis, absence, home,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Flag of My Fathers
red is the red rum 
and blood of the Amazon...
the Scarlet Ibis

black is the black gold
and dark days of soul and slave...
the pitch in the...

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Categories: ibis, history, patriotic,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Ballet of Birds
Maestro woodpecker taps his beat
to the symphony of a rising sun,
casting rays on Tomoka Pond.

Great white heron, the prima ballerina,
strikes her pose 
as blue herons...

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Categories: ibis, bird, dance, music,
Form: Free verse
Sun Thief
Once upon a time, there lived a boy called Simon.
He was an ordinary boy who did what ordinary nine year old
boys do: collecting bugs and...

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Categories: ibis, conflict, fantasy, imagery, mystery, myth, power,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member the listening friend
everything is beyond green today
even the bluebirds take notice,
and seronade the dancing sun
death is so far away-

iv'e given a name to the Iris
that lives and...

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Categories: ibis, introspection, nature, green,
Form: Free verse
River Prayer
Winding past sand dunes
like shapes of a cratered moon,
the river moves and ibis stand
on stick thin legs in the grand
flow of the Nile.

Mississippi muds ooze...

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© Sue Mason  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ibis, nature,
Form: Free verse
Trinbago massive
Trinbago massive

A lady in America asking me
To tell her something bout Trinidad
She planning a vacation soon
And want to go there real bad

She wants to hear...

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Categories: ibis, adventure, holiday, introspection, nature, beautiful, beautiful,
Form: Light Verse
Flamingo Dance
Flamingo Dance

Such a prissy flashy crowd
Pink burlesque feathers sashay left.
One leg up the other down
Drop the neck and touch the ground
Graceful poses in bright hue

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Categories: ibis, nature
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Endangered
Endangered species are around the world
Narcissus Bugei bulbous plant of Spain
Dabry's Sturgeon mostly now a dreamworld
Amur Leopard, Russian thirty-five remain
Nava's Wren from Mexico lost domain

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Categories: ibis, education, nature,
Form: Dizain
Premium Member Open Sesame
Open sesame 

An arm of Cern watch 
Related to the eight pointed star 
Sharing light 
unto the mainstream 
where no one 
is even guaranteed a...

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Categories: ibis, betrayal, conflict, dark, evil, fire,
Form: Free verse
ABC Animal Twist
ABC Animal Twist

Adored and diverse, life thrives on earth; each day nature sees new births.
Big and small, abundantly in seas and trees; great beauty breathes.

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Categories: ibis, animals, naturegod, nature, animal, animal, earth,
Form: ABC
Premium Member On Our Lake
The morning -
kayaks launch, voices call,
sound moves cleanly over deep waters.

White ibis and blue heron cordon cypress knees;
shallow eddies mirror the faces of our dreams.


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Categories: ibis, beauty, nature, water,
Form: Verse
Ghosts of France
One month in May, I journeyed far,
Winged through the sky t’wards Eastern star,
To land upon the Charles de Gaulle,
Grand port of ile de France’s sprawl,

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Categories: ibis, international, memory, places,
Form: Rondeau
story teller
story teller

I am not a poet
I just write words on paper
I am not a musician
never learn to play the guitar

and please don't call  an...

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Categories: ibis, introspection, life, me, me,
Form: Light Verse
Daybreak 2
          Daybreak 2

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Categories: ibis, world,
Form: Rhyme
What'll I Write... he
Muses, surveilles the nil 
Wind, windowy visage, 

& gateswayed key-pad, 
like a cyber abacus
to touch & stroke, counted-

on to reveal it's 

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© H MANTEL  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ibis, computer-internet, imagination, introspection, lost love, on
Form: Alliteration