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Best Kingfisher Poems

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

Premium Member Kingfisher

I sat down by the river bank

And watched the water flow,

The rapids effervescing

Meanders running slow,

Then past the corner of my eye

A flash of colour sped,


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© Gary Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: kingfisher, beauty, bird, nature,
Form: Rhyme

Haiku Kingfisher
Hazed mist of morning

kingfisher iridescent ~

sticklebacks beware....

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Categories: kingfisher, bird,
Form: Haiku
The Kingfisher
With acrobatic locomotion 
hovering high above the ocean
the kingfisher hangs ready in the sky
to pounce upon his potential prey
waiting just below the waves
by releasing all...

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Categories: kingfisher, animal,
Form: Rhyme

Along a shady mangrove through glens of green,
I romp around, the air teasing my  curly hair;
And in a dash , a tiny fowl ...

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Categories: kingfisher, bird, green, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Bejewelled bird
Beneath the bridge
Emeralds and sapphires in

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Categories: kingfisher, bird, nature,
Form: Cinquain

Eisvogel/Kingfisher/Martín Pescador
Ins Wasser tauchend
Ein Eisvogel im schnellen Sturz
Fische seid wachsam


Diving into the water
A kingfisher in a rapid fall 
Fish be vigilant


Buceando en el agua
Un martín pescador...

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Categories: kingfisher, animals
Form: Haiku
The mom kingfisher
A mom kingfisher
Tried to catch a fish from pond
But dropped it at last!

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Categories: kingfisher, animals, food, inspirational, life, nature, sad,
Form: Haiku
My eyes,
you traced the beauty of nature.
The starry sky and inky ocean,
smile of winter in the heavenly garden,
dancing of waterfall on the lap of hill

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Categories: kingfisher, father, mother, wife, , cute,
Form: Light Verse
The Billabong
There’s an old river course with beginning and end,
now the river runs straight without this river bend,
where the water is still and the reeds do...

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Categories: kingfisher, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Wings stealing Sundrops
The elegance of a duck gliding over the still pond....poetry in motion.

Down here the serenity of this afternoon of May
suddenly shattered by a busy kingfisher,

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© kash poet  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: kingfisher, animals, nature
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Kookaburra
The Kookaburra, this terrestrial Kingfisher like bird
With it's onomatopoeic call, laughter in it's world
They inhabit arid savanna's and humid forests so lush
Also suburban to residential,...

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Categories: kingfisher, animals, nature, places
Form: Quatrain


white sky... low the clouds
winter... stuck in a drift again
spring... where are you...
the bobbin dipper flies
below our secret rivers
spring... summer delight
ring ouzel......

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Categories: kingfisher, nature,
Form: Haiku
Just Whiling Away
All before was green
The pool like glass, serene
Waterboatmen skated by
A Kingfisher flashed the eye

The Dragonfly mates on wing
As distant Warblers sing
The rushes bend and sway

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Categories: kingfisher, nature
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Glass art
Frozen to perfect, stiff, fixed and fast, 
Forever replicating exact,
Transparent colours of love and beauty, 
Forever being abstract,

She’s a water kingfisher, with a purple song...

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Categories: kingfisher, art, beauty, growth, peace, strength, symbolism,
Form: Personification
A World Without Music
A world without music, is a life without inspiration,
music itself is inspired by every nation.
No jazz, no soul, no rock, I'd probably die,
no tunes in...

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Categories: kingfisher, happiness, imagination, inspirational, love, music, world,
Form: Free verse
Great Horned Owls
Many many moons ago
leaving the porch
of a south-facing canyon,
I hiked to a place 
where the foothills

Where the asphalt road
ran astride the reservoir lake
into which kingfishers

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Categories: kingfisher, marriage,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rushing Waters Stir The Soul
Rushing Waters Stir The Soul

The water rushed by with a glow
its journey's end few may know
Just a long creek flowing west
deep into wetlands I knew...

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Categories: kingfisher, beautiful, blessing, dedication, earth, life, nature,
Form: Rhyme



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Categories: kingfisher, cheer up, children, nursery rhyme,
Form: Acrostic
Cheeky Smile
I remember the sail boat gliding
down the stream,over slippery
boulders and frothy cream.

The Kingfisher darting by, the
tangerine flash catching eye,
minnows hide, scattering fry

And ratty on the...

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Categories: kingfisher, childhood
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Beauty In The Garden
I look at the eagle sat high up in the tree,
I’m envious of all that he can see.
I look at the agapanthus, a brilliant blue

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Categories: kingfisher, africa, beauty, flower, friendship, garden, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
I met my Superhero
Today I met my superhero.
My most favorite hero.
The superhero with Blue and Red dress.
He had a diamond on his heart.
Giant and wonderful he looked to...

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Categories: kingfisher, hero,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member RIVER WALK
brilliant flash of blue 
Kingfisher dives in swiftly 
fish for its dinner

Written for Contest River Walk Epic Senryu or Haiku 
Sponsored by Poet Destroyer A

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Categories: kingfisher, bird, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Collection of Birds
Happy pelican
eating an enormous fish
see his pouch bulging

Merry kingfisher
waiting on his pole for fish
he darts and spears one

Full of joy and fun
the skylark warbles in...

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Categories: kingfisher, bird, nature,
Form: Haiku
By a still pond where the water lilies plate the mirror fair
the dragonflies in neon burst unzip the summer air
beneath the wilting willow in rippling...

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Categories: kingfisher, happiness, introspection, seasons, summer, blue, summer,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member River Life

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Categories: kingfisher, life, river,
Form: Verse