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Best Mediterranean Poems

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


Premium Member Mediterranean Love
The Highland Princess
Sails again
Its captain and dove
To the Mediterranean
 
Now so much in love
To an island they go
To celebrate their engagement
For their love truly flows
...

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Categories: mediterranean, adventure, girlfriend-boyfriend, happiness, holiday, love, passion,
Form: Rhyme



Atlantis
~ATLANTIS~   Featuring:) Kelly Deschler

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Can't be re-written by the Gods
The land and sands of time'
Destroyed by the fire of Poseidon's curse 
Atlantis swallowed by:...

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Categories: mediterranean, beautiful, fire, grave, imagination, lost, paradise,
Form: Epic
Meet Me In Naples
We strolled hand in hand
along Naples cobbled streets
beneath nearly blown- off linen sheets
Hanging  from old  balconies.

Street musicians played their bagpipes
ciaramellas,mandarins
In this southern bustling...

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Categories: mediterranean, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Who Am I
Daughter  of Mary and  Louis
(Named after my late grandmother ) 

My name is  Charmaine
a name originated from latin
Charmaine means -a song

Eldest of...

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Categories: mediterranean, prejudice,
Form: Bio
Premium Member Stunning Revelations from Ancient Maps
Professor Hapgood’s studies on ancient maps were fixed
Einstein said his theories should be added to history’s mix
Perhaps it proved too big a leap for other...

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Categories: mediterranean, history, science, urbanlost, lost,
Form: Quatrain



Fragrant Love
My Beloved,
      
If the Mediterranean waves, could carry me to your arms,
I'd wake up, to your whispers,enchanted by your charms.
If...

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Categories: mediterranean, devotion, happiness, life, love, music, longing,
Form: Lyric
Dreams of Paradise
Sunless days under artic charred skies

frozen rain pelting, making me cry

harsh north winds, chill to the bone

why do I even call this place home?

Dreams of...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mediterranean, love, paradise,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Two bodies, two hearts and two lives

Two bodies, two hearts and two lives

A midnight moon glistens softly
upon the Mediterranean sea
as we count stars in the heavens,
twinkling like opals on this 
warm...

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Categories: mediterranean, love, passion, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Lili Marlene
Lili Marlene

In times of war love can subdue cynical adversaries,
(Men separated from their vocation, now filled with hatred)
And quell the beast inside their misdirected hearts,
And...

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Categories: mediterranean, history, memorial day, remembrance day, soldier,
Form: Verse
Premium Member THE BELLY DANCER

.........The Belly Dancer.........

Stood beside her teacher on the stage.
Young, brunette. Hip hugger magenta 
jeans and a short bandana shoulder 
less top...
Her young heart leapt with...

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Categories: mediterranean, dance, love, romantic love, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Ramblings of The Water Mistress
I feel the water
above me
below me
all around me
intimate
caressing
accepting
loving me

I go further down
to touch the bottom of the pool
and there
on the two painted dolphins
I push my...

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Categories: mediterranean, identity, water,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Scars of Love- A True Valentine Story
War leaves scars. They are emotional. They are physical. They are spiritual.

My brother had proposed to my sister-in-law on Valentine's Day, and so it was...

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Categories: mediterranean, love hurts, spiritual, war,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Sensual Scent of Summer
Coconut tropical oil 
Glistening on my skin
The scent intoxicates me
As I bask in the sun
And drink in the beauty
Of the sparkling Mediterranean Sea

It’s only for...

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Categories: mediterranean, sea, senses, sensual, summer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Beautiful Beirut
As the moon smiles down on the sparkling Mediterranean
The gentle rolling hills
Reach bejeweled fingers into the sea
Spilling the overflow of sparkling lights
Onto fishing boats that...

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Categories: mediterranean, beautiful, city,
Form: Haibun
As I Paddled the River Nile
As I paddled the river Nile
I met a monstrous crocodile. 
She smiled at me enticingly.   
I smiled deferentially.  
Through large white teeth...

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© John Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mediterranean, adventure, funny, me, me, river,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Just I - All Alone
I swam inside the Mediterranean Sea.
In what would be my Glory Days, off Valencia’s coast,
I dipped my foot in freezing water;
withdrew it; then dipped it...

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Categories: mediterranean, body, nostalgia, sea,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I think I know why the ocean flows
The view from our cruise ship 
Conjures far-flung images of amber hues
A fusion of illusion and reality 
Where bending arc of the horizon
Greets the magnificent...

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Categories: mediterranean, love, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Table of Three plus Me
A poetry convention is a wow
Our writes we endeavour to plough
We'll meet so many friends
To enhance writing trends
Our strengths are as thick as the bough

To...

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Categories: mediterranean, friendship, on writing and words, people,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Trip of my Life
the grace of Paris
lingering in my thoughts. . . 
Madrid’s grimy walls

As our small group of students entered Madrid, it was an early morning in...

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Categories: mediterranean, travel,
Form: Haibun
Fragrant Love
If the Mediterranean waves could carry me to your arms

I'd wake up to your whispers enchanted by your charms

If the wafting wind could  breeze...

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Categories: mediterranean, love, longing, love, me, together,
Form: Light Verse
Erato
Erato

Out of an ethereal mist her form –
round, soft edges shimmering, a milky

apparition, like the full moon on a foggy
July night. Myrtle and roses came...

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Categories: mediterranean, inspiration, love, muse,
Form: Couplet
Sailing Away
Cruising the Mediterranean
I don't wish to fight any more
I want to enjoy the sunset
On the sea I so adore

Please hold your tongue
In silence,
View the beauty...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mediterranean, adventure, forgiveness, happiness, holiday, inspirational, love,
Form: Free verse
A lavender in your grey
If the mediterranean waves

 could carry me to your arms

I'd wake up to your whisper

 enchanted by your charms

If the wafting wind 

would breeze me...

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Categories: mediterranean, absence,
Form: Prose
Why Oh Africa
Oh Africa, my Africa
You have the birthmark of civilisation
But shaped like a question mark of nations
Asking us why we flee
When we claim to be free
Your...

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Categories: mediterranean, africa, immigration, war,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member The Olive Tree


From the Mediterranean Sea to California
Extraordinary green trees grown since ancient times
Oils and fruit, branches of peace
...

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Categories: mediterranean, history, inspirational
Form: Free verse