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Best Impala Poems

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


WRITTEN IN THE SAND
WRITTEN IN THE SAND

The Big Five—Africa’s pride in the vast open wild
Buffalo, Rhinoceros, Elephant, Leopard and Lion
Their prey—scattered Impala, Kudu and Waterbuck
On hardened dust… their...

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Categories: impala, analogy, introspection, proposal,
Form: Heroic Couplets



Premium Member Unicorn's Gala
Invitations to the Gala
issued by a grave impala
were highly sought out missives 
by the bold and the submissive 
Those omitted uttered curses
shook angry fists or...

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Categories: impala, fantasy, imagination, red,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member AVALON
    
 
Why are you not where you belong?
This situation is very wrong?

I do not mean to pry,
Yet still I wonder why?

Some...

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Categories: impala, friendship,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member I Remember Grandma
I remember Grandma’s   beauty
  The way she’d grace her smile at me
I remember Grandma’s duty
  Holding family together

I remember the old...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: impala, car, food, grandmother, growing up, sick,
Form: Quatrain
The Land of the Brave
Drink the Namibia Countryside 

Namibia a West African country, on the Atlantic coast
Namibia’s beauty is wonderfully surreal and alluring,
With endless savannah and bushland 
With most...

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Categories: impala, addiction, animal, beautiful, beauty, ocean, travel,
Form: Name



Whispers of an African River - Mana Pools National Park
Ripples of blue and silver dance
impala males jump and prance
In a land where imagination roams to and fro
and the waters of old eb and flows

Dust...

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© Tim Marks  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: impala, adventure, animals, nature, travel, life, water,
Form: Blank verse
permit me
Permit me if you will to speak of 
this great obscurity called love
I am not here to preach or feed 
your preconceived clichéd ideas 
of...

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Categories: impala, lovedesire, love,
Form: Carpe Diem
Arizona Heat
Arizona Heat, packing it hard
Deeper then the deepest Chocolate Windows 
Framed by long lashes, ebony compassions
Dying souls oppressed by more than the hotness of the...

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Categories: impala, angst, life, sad, teen, urban, drug,
Form: Bio
Premium Member Absent Smile
And the cemetery was still and serene
A palette of muted greens, browns, tans and warm gray scene
Fence-post with barbed wire surrounds the garden
Seashells and caliza,...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: impala, absence, bereavement, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member IN THE WILD
IN THE WILD

Early morning, we go for a drive,
An awesome feeling as we arrive,
At our camp gate which, opens 
At 6 o’clock, 
Now we are...

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Categories: impala, adventure, africa,
Form: Rhyme
beatnik to vietnam to hippie stand
                        (10/13/12)

At...

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© louis rams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: impala, war, flower, august, flower,
Form: Rhyme
Amber Coloured Rivers
The rolling farmlands
That feeds our tribal children alike
And fertile vineyards abound
A tawny of sapphire seas
A prodigious floral kingdom
Amber coloured rivers
That plunge into an ocean
Of mercurial...

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Categories: impala, dedication, tribute,
Form: Concrete
Africa
The land of Baobab and Acacia sassa trees
The proud land of our forefathers.
The home of the fastest animal on earth - Cheetah
The oldest inhabited territory...

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Categories: impala, 8th grade, africa, animal, beautiful, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Thirteen Quart Weekend
There once was a time when that car wasn't mine.
And as far as I was concerned that was just fine.
But then I grew up and...

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Categories: impala, history, life, nostalgia, car, me,
Form: Lyric
GENTLE BREEZE
When in the mainland Tanzania I stood,
My eyes lifted up to the mountains,
And cast on the vast beautiful valleys;
When I enjoyed the sweet smell of...

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Categories: impala, nature,
Form: Free verse
Love Hertz
Remember all those tea ads with the chimps on?
We’ll prostitute the Prague of Gustav Mahler
and desecrate the divas of La Scala.
Would Bart betray begettor Homer...

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Categories: impala, satire,
Form: Sonnet
Inconsequential Cosmos of Us
Homeboy’s got it going on
Swagger tighter because of the stash of money
Tied in rubber bands underneath his bed
Modern Day Romeo, with hints of Mercutio trailing
Right...

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Categories: impala, allegory, love, passion, urban, day, universe,
Form: Free verse
GREEN Chapter Five
Taking their leave the Black Crime 
Syndicate top raking members wanted to
know what Malik and Jade was talking 
about.  "Just stay in y'all lane...

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Categories: impala, black african american, community, corruption, death,
Form: Narrative
Supernatural
Super sexy brothers
Usually chilling in a car,
Particularly a '67 Chevy Impala
Entertaining the ladies and having fun.
Really creepy monsters,
Never doing anything good,
Angels don't even care,
They're too...

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Categories: impala, fun, happy,
Form: Acrostic
playgrounds...
Remember...

     Parties in vast, secluded fields,

         Bonfires,

      ...

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Categories: impala, adventure, friendship, happiness, love, music, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Who's there?
Dawn knows not of my weary wake 
night has never caressed my body's slumber
Do the ruddy Martian winds break for lunch
can you buy crushed ice...

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Categories: impala, allegory, education, introspection, mystery, philosophy, science,
Form: Free verse
ANIMAL ALPHABET
Hear my special child’s alphabet features
Eagerly, he mumbles with sheer delight
a-ape; b-bear; c-cat… dear God’s creatures!

D-dove; e-eagle; f-falcon… birds of great flight
g-goat; h-horse; i-impala…all in...

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Categories: impala, 1st grade, appreciation, child, christian, god,
Form: Terza Rima
All of the Above
You're like the powdered sugar on top of my funnel cake
The chopped fresh fruits inside my favorite milk shake

The bowling ball candy paint on my...

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Categories: impala, romancesweet, joy, me, sweet,
Form: I do not know?
horizontally
The nucleus of a pin cushion is akin to the internal mechanisms of a sausage. A big massive drama but don't tell Dalai Lamar and...

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Categories: impala, allah, analogy,
Form: I do not know?
HEART ACHE
Poached over within my chair crying tears of vulnerability 
Mind racing while my thoughts refuse to form
So beautiful she was,
Solid individual disappeard like mist in...

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Categories: impala, absence, abuse, age, dark, image,
Form: Free verse