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Best Iceberg Poems

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

iceberg - haiku
jagged meringue peaks
etched on steel blue frosted skies
perilous splendor

Liz Reilly...

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Categories: iceberg, nature,
Form: Haiku

Premium Member Iceberg Beauty
They look virgin pure
As white as can be
But if you look more closely
The more you see

On the surface they are
What they appear to be
But under...

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Categories: iceberg, life, people
Form: Quatrain
Is that a word, 
Or the foundation of all mountains of speeches? 
Is love a whisper or an ejaculation? 
A prayer, or a plea? 

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Categories: iceberg, appreciation, dedication, deep, love, sea,
Form: Free verse
They say it's impossible to count the water drops in the ocean - well I say I can when I look at you..
They say that...

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Categories: iceberg, emotions, love, passion, universe,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member WINTERS END

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Categories: iceberg, life, loneliness, longing, love, recovery from,
Form: Epic

My Life Yesterday Today And Tomorrow
My life was a constant puzzle, 
I never knew how to solve it.
My life...

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Categories: iceberg, dedication, journey, together,
Form: Light Verse

He played softly on (Les Paul Strings) (The Day That He Returned Home) from the war. (One 
More Mile) to go, then he will be...

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Categories: iceberg, lost love, on writing and words,
Form: Narrative

When will periwinkle dreams entwine with my lifesong?
  deadly winter has blanket me? [Long, ah! so long...]
Has bloody ferns swirl...

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Categories: iceberg, courage, emotions, inspiration, strength, symbolism, uplifting,
Form: Quatrain
Tale Of A Mermaid
Deep down below in the shadowy sea
a solitary mermaid hides herself from the human eye.
She spends her days swimming amongst the majestic whales,
and playing with...

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Categories: iceberg, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
One Life, Many Lives
I entered a room
and saw familiar strangers
and knew in an instant
they were me: past lives
made living flesh again.

I saw the fat baby, 38
pounds at one...

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Categories: iceberg, allusion, appreciation, blessing, death, forgiveness, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A SNOW QUEEN TALE

silk wings wet -
angel on the lake.
starlight glitter
separates from

the golden wheat.
her docile hair,
prophecy of ice.

winter pink,
pinched cheeks.
ice skate scrapes -
flecks of...

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Categories: iceberg, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Maiden Voyage
She leaves Southampton
This Titanic ship
Her maiden voyage
New York trip
Channel crossings to Cherbourg, France
To Queenstown in Ireland
Where passengers dance
To some, a new life awaits
The future...

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Categories: iceberg, history, life, loss, sea
Form: Rhyme
Two Spirits Watching The Ocean Of Turmoil
Life is like being a passenger on a luxury ocean liner 
 That is sails across a Sea of Turmoil.
 Passengers feel safe by putting...

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Categories: iceberg, boat, corruption, life, recovery from, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
The finest ship of the White Star Line,
Titanic majestically sailed the brine
A floating palace of opulence
A thing of beauty and elegance

But beauty is but a...

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Categories: iceberg, historybeauty, beauty,
Form: I do not know?
A Hundred Thousand Dreams
Each night you dream in fours or fives
or more, hundreds of dreams a month,
thousands of dreams a year. Yet
you know you've dreamt but a few,

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Categories: iceberg, dream, introspection, memory, mystery, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
Insufficient, I was.
Her eye's lament.

Avoided as if struck,
Match on last draft,
Liquid flare,
Dripping color,

I Aphrodite friend,
Gave standard statements,
To mortal tears,
Pebbled by stoic quite.

Unfit, this Frankeinstine,
On Iceberg...

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Categories: iceberg, friendship
Form: Free verse
Premium Member If The Sun Should Someday Stir The Cauldron

Jealous are my delusions; 
demons possessive and breathing 
with persistence personified - myself
in woes and throes of sorrow
seeing not so much as a tender tea...

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Categories: iceberg, dark, depression, emotions, life, sad, sea,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Your Face Could Launch A Thousand Ships
Just like Helen of Troy
your face could launch
a thousand ships.

Your preternatural beauty,
arrests the air I breathe.
At first glance, 
time freezes to a standstill.
So enviable 

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Categories: iceberg, appreciation, beauty, woman,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Barren Solitude

I'm out of my element, a beached whale
that can't breathe, drowning in a world of air.
A torn palm tree frond caught up in love's gale

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Categories: iceberg, 10th grade, 12th grade, angst, anxiety,
Form: Rhyme
Washed away
Her hands were sore from carrying weights
That were heavier than her soul
She was worried about being late
To her own funeral
She prefered pretty lies 
Over what...

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Categories: iceberg, fear, loneliness, lost,
Form: Ballad

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Categories: iceberg, dream,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Night Of Memories

Asleep in my cabin as we crossed the ocean
Woke up with a start to a sound like big thunder
All around me now was just noisy...

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Categories: iceberg, death, ocean,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Clouds
The clouds always catch my eye
It's such an awesome scene
If I tell what I see
You’ll say it’s just a dream.

Are those fluffy pillows
For someone’s sleepy...

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Categories: iceberg, hope, imagination, love,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Generalissimo
Spring, Summer, and Autumn, are Her rival
but they all pale to Winter's arrival.
She is less subtle than the other three,
shelter is a matter of survival....

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Categories: iceberg, 10th grade, cool, december, imagery, imagination,
Form: Rubaiyat
Premium Member bipolar bear
Bipolar bear
floating on the final iceberg
surrounded by a sea of salty self pity
old blood on your teeth
nothing left to lean upon
nothing left to eat
on the...

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Categories: iceberg, analogy,
Form: Rhyme