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Best Mackerel Poems

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

Premium Member Mackerel Dogs Mackerel Cats
mackerel pudding
	mackerel cake
		mackerel pie for goodness sakes!

mackerel blinds
	mackerel drapes
		mackerel ice cream on chocolate cakes.

mackerel poems
	mackerel words.
		mackerel now sounds rather absurd.

mackerel dogs
	mackerel cats.
		mackerel quilts made by...

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Categories: mackerel, fish,
Form: Light Verse

mackerel mourning haiku
feasting gulls gather
on a lip of cockled sand
mackerel mourning

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© Eiken Laan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mackerel, nature
Form: Haiku
Seize The Moment
Live for today, our wisdom cries,
On looking back through endless years
To youthful days with mackerel skies
When joy of living outweighed fears

Let's seize this moment while...

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Categories: mackerel, age, courage, joy,
Form: Rhyme
Birds at Sea
Adrift upon the ocean  
bob a bunch of resting birds.
What is it that they call themselves?
A flock or school or herd?

Could it be this...

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Categories: mackerel, bird, children, nature,
Form: Quatrain
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: mackerel, death, life, loss, lost love, sympathy,
Form: Free verse

Autumn Royal

Mother Nature makes seasonal progress 
as cold autumnal winds crimson our cheeks,
grandiose trees shed umber morning dress
mackerel skies on fire behind mountain peaks 
reflected in...

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© Roy Pett  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mackerel, imagery, memory, nature, seasons, weather,
Form: Rhyme royal
again burgers
clove cinnamon for simon&dunkin tuna for garfunkel.
wobbly looped spindles, hums tunes  "holy mackerel".
silent whispers alluring hoarding ajar.
more candid topics, endorsed by chet choppock.
overtime blenders...

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Categories: mackerel, religion,
Form: I do not know?

Took a break  from  years of research
And worked  in a  small town building a new church.
Local priest...

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Categories: mackerel, adventure, me,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Woman in Black Colors

She cooks fish and rice,
her unfolded hips
pushing all into place.
Oils, and aromas,
train buds to lap at shadows.
The marl of her hands
turns bowls of smoke
into lemon...

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Categories: mackerel, poems, poetry,
Form: Blank verse

She entrée-ed into the room and it was all so déjà vue
Because her Quebecois wiggle was timed to match the tango
But she’d met...

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Categories: mackerel, fantasy, funny,
Form: Quatrain
Her Jodhpur oneirisms (Jodhpur is a city of Rajasthan, India)
(Jodhpur is a beautiful, cultural, historical city in Rajasthan, India. This poem is all
about Jodhpur from her mouth as she told).

Left behind her beamish days...

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Categories: mackerel, art, dedication, depression, devotion, happiness, history,
Form: Classicism
River crab,river crab
River crab , river crab,why do you not sleep?

I have opened my eyes to see the big and the small.
The mackerel that only sees the...

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Categories: mackerel, philosophy,
Form: Personification

Oh, you Man,

Insignificant speck of dust,
Who are you, us, the mighty oceans to



Triggering life’s extinction in our deep  

Your greedy...

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Categories: mackerel, abuse, environment, ocean,
Form: Personification
Go Fishing
There is no peace to equal that, of fishing by a Lake, 
Or a stream, or river broad, or pond within a wood, 
If worries...

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Categories: mackerel, adventure, fishing, friendship, philosophy,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Sushi
Wife desired some Japanese

     Sushi if you please

          Seaweed wrapped 'round octopus


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Categories: mackerel, food, funny
Form: Epulaeryu
A Fishy Tale
Said a Cod to a wise old Eel,
I would like to know how you feel?
Though people snack on dips,
Lots more eat fish and chips.
They say...

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Categories: mackerel, allusion, fantasy, nonsense,
Form: Rhyme
Miss Claris
Out of the hills of St. Catherine and the plains of Linstead 
emerge a warrior princess…
A victor not a victim of her circumstances, struggles or...

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Categories: mackerel, family, grandmother,
Form: Free verse
Tuna -Haiku-
Tuna swim quite fast
it's a large feeding frenzy
after mackerel.

Copyright © Cynthia Jones

I'm shocked at the speed of these tuna. It's crazy....

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Categories: mackerel, fish, november,
Form: Haiku
Poppies and Mice
 Red splash of colour
Golden field of wheat, stupor
Silent micro feet
Atmospheric mackerel sky
Unhurried kind of beauty.


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Categories: mackerel, beauty, nature, sky,
Form: Tanka
I've got a dish of killifish
I wish to eat that silly fish
Baked, or fried in peanut oil
Roasted, dried, or let to boil.

Make me a star-gazy...

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Categories: mackerel, animal, fish, fishing, food, funny, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Japanese Sushi Bars
The best ingredients found coming from near and far,
can be found at any great Japanese sushi bar.
Along with the seaweed and sake vinegar rice
are many...

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Categories: mackerel, food,
Form: Rhyme
New Year's Resolutions
Jim Daley and Joe McCarthy had something in common. They died at 80 going to the bathroom in the middle of the night. Walt O'Brien,...

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Categories: mackerel, new year,
Form: Prose
Jamaicans near and far, gather round and listen closely to the sounds of the Jamaican beat...
JAMAICA, pon di rise!
Yes, yes, man we...

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Categories: mackerel, black african american, history, hope, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cocal
Behold the shout of "Sea!" where ends the land
  down Manzanilla way on windward shore;
on coconut road, on ribbons of sand
  where soon...

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Categories: mackerel, home, nostalgia,
Form: Sonnet
The fulton fish market
The Fulton fish market 
Day breaks early on the misty water front 
the streets wake outside South Street 
to  sounds of fog...

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Categories: mackerel, appreciation, beauty,
Form: Free verse