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Best Newfoundland Poems

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


NEWFOUNDLAND
N atural beauty that dazzles the eyes
E nveloped by the Alantic ocean it lies
W inters are long with lots of storms
F og so thick it...

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Categories: newfoundland, culture, home,
Form: Acrostic



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: newfoundland, history, life, loss, sea
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member AUTUMN ROYAL
Pumpkin gold sun sets in the twilight sky, 
its warm colours bring me so much delight
rich ginger and saffron shades catch my eye. 
I watch...

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Categories: newfoundland, autumn, nature, sky, sunset, tree,
Form: Rhyme royal
Premium Member Winds of the World
Pampero you rush across the pampa's of Argentina
blowing fast and strong bending all before you.
Mighty and powerful you make your presence known
as you travel o'er...

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Categories: newfoundland, wind,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Soul Stance River - 3
Night one on the new river, the campfire is spirited
and the future appears hospitable,
everyone has their rations, everybody is resting their pride
for on an expedition...

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Categories: newfoundland, adventure,
Form: Epic



Premium Member All I want for Xmas is a poetry membership
All I want for Christmas
Is my two front teeth
All my back teeth
A Mercedes or Bentley
A life time membership to Hugh Hefner's mansion
The rights to the...

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Categories: newfoundland, birthday, christmas, funny, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
The Gardener
Wet skies
Grey dawn 
Blankets the coast.
Black rocks
Sea foam 
Triggers the most
Atlantic applause,
An encore to those
Just hearty enough
To make a life on The Rock.

And to answer...

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Categories: newfoundland, death, garden, memorial day, memory, sad,
Form: Free verse
A ROSE FOR MY MOM IN HEAVEN
A ROSE FOR MY MOM IN HEAVEN 
FOR EVERY ROSE I BRING TO YOU
IS NEVER ENOUGH TO PAY,
FOR ALL THE LOVE YOU HAVE GIVEN ME
EACH...

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© ANN HART  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: newfoundland, inspirationalmemory, rose, memory, rose,
Form: I do not know?
This Cave Is Mined
Surrounded by the Bay of Conception
Bell Island anchored for miles perception
Deep deep under the mine that was drudged
Remnants of rail blind horses that tugged 

Not...

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Categories: newfoundland, adventure, dedication, history, mystery, mythology, sea,
Form: Rhyme
The Dogs we called Family
The Dogs we called Family

Tara came first and then there was Ben,
When both of them died we said never again.
Then Sam the runner, got killed...

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Categories: newfoundland, dog, heartbreak, love hurts,
Form: Epitaph
A Very Grand Lady
“The Bell of the Rock”
I had written sometime ago
For the grandest of ladies
That I would ever know.

She stood and walked tall
To all she revealed her...

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Categories: newfoundland, appreciation, death of a friend, dedication,
Form: Rhyme
The Bell of the Rock
I know a lady of old
From Newfoundland she comes
She lived in a quaint old port
In the city of St. John's.

She speaks with an Irish accent
She's...

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Categories: newfoundland, best friend, dedication, emotions, feelings, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
So Long Old Friend
My very best to you old friend
As you venture on your way
I hope you find your place with God
And we meet again one day
You’ve been...

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Categories: newfoundland, death, family, life, love, sad, old,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member JuJu The Magical Whale
Step aside if you please, Dr. Seuss,
And you as well my dear Mother Goose!
It's my turn to write for little kids a silly tale,
About a...

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Categories: newfoundland, fantasy, funny, magic,
Form: Rhyme
Earth's Tragic Events
Earth's Tragic Events 


Earth's tragic events 
Seem to crawl upon us, 
Anniversaries of deadly happings 
Spread across our atlas. 

Today marks an anniversary 
Of the...

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Categories: newfoundland, art,
Form: Rhyme
OZZIE
Ozzie oh Ozzie

Ozzie was a Newfoundland dog
This dog was like a big ball of cushion
He had a body of a bear and innocent look of...

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Categories: newfoundland, dog, for him, love, pets,
Form: Prose
TIME TO PLANT THE HARVEST
TIME TO PLANT THE HARVEST


It's time to plant the harvest now 
The time is slipping by. 
Jesus will be coming soon
To take us home on...

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© ANN HART  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: newfoundland, faithgod, time, home, god, home, jesus,
Form: I do not know?
May I be a candle, Lord
May I be a candle, Lord 
Burning throughout the night
To let the glow of Your sweet love
Overflow my soul with light.




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May I be a willing...

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© ANN HART  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: newfoundland, inspirationallove, , sweet love,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member OLD NOW
New found land,

Now sounds old,

Newfoundland!...

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Categories: newfoundland, imagination, international, nature,
Form: Imagism
ALMOST HOME
Almost Home 
My journey's almost over now 
I'll soon be going home
To meet with all the angels
Around God's heavenly throne.

I can't wait to see my...

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© ANN HART  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: newfoundland, inspirational
Form: I do not know?
HER NAME IS GRACE
HER NAME IS GRACE

Her? name is Grace
She is tall and handsome 
She draws a card and it's an ace!
"Unpack your bags, don't be a disgrace...

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Categories: newfoundland, adventure, baby, beauty, life, love, woman,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Snowflake That Sank The Titanic
The Snowflake That Sank The Titanic

It all begins with a single snowflake,
(Each one in itself unique)
Brought about through evaporation,
And returned by the force of gravity
In...

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Categories: newfoundland, education, fate, history, remember, world,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Maiden Voyage
In Newfoundland, titanic iceberg swimming Southeast.

Inspired by Raul Moreno's Contest "Six Word Masterpieces"...

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Categories: newfoundland, history, sad
Form: Epigram
BOATSWAIN
INSCRIPTION ON THE MONUMENT OF A NEWFOUNDLAND DOG.

When some proud son of man returns to earth,
Unknown to glory, but upheld by birth,
The sculptor’s art exhausts...

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Categories: newfoundland, animal,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Woodland Paradise
The luxuriously full
And richly green trees 
Were in their best form
In this part of the forest.

A spot untouched by
Civilization, possibly never
Treaded on by a human...

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Categories: newfoundland, animal, appreciation, native american, nature, paradise,
Form: Free verse