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Best Ostrich Poems

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


Premium Member The Ostrich
A bird of grandiose stature, he struts the veld
do not anger him for his powerful kick
can main or even kill. Gently he watches
over his brood...

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Categories: ostrich, africa, bird, nature,
Form: Personification



The Ostrich
"The Ostrich" is a children's song, sung to the tune of "The Battle Hymn of the 
Republic".

Oh, did you know the ostrich is the world's...

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Categories: ostrich, animals, education, children, song-
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An Ostracized Ostrich
 


A Limerick
About
An Ostracized Ostrich
Written: by Tom Wright
7/22/2006

An ostrich, which was Sue so dubbed
Thought surely she had been snubbed 
Though given wings, a pair
They wouldn’t...

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© Tom Wright  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ostrich, humor,
Form: Limerick
Wall Street
      

Set upon the new world stage within the burning fires of hell. Silently posed factions of the elite, suppress...

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Categories: ostrich, political, slam, social, war, war, world,
Form: Epic
Premium Member My Alphabet
A a 	big A little a
                   What...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ostrich, children, kindergarten, preschool,
Form: Abecedarian



Premium Member BLIND DATE DISASTER - NOW A COLLABORATION


He arrived wearing pink skinny jeans
They were scruffy and ripped at the seams
He looked like a wiener
I will not be meaner
But he’s sure not the...

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Categories: ostrich, clothes, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member What's New at the Zoo
Paula parrot is my name. I once was wild, but now I'm tame
A chatterbox who likes to talk! 
Some news to share? Let's take a...

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Categories: ostrich, animal,
Form: Personification
Premium Member My Zoo From A to Z
Alligators, Aardvarks; Arctic fox and hare. Also Armadillos and Asses will be there!

Bobcats, Beavers, Boars; One Blue whale will do! Bovines and a Booby (maybe...

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Categories: ostrich,
Form: Abecedarian
Premium Member MR BUNGO
Zany and free spirited, Mr. Bungo is a one man show
Yodeling any song you like, doing the "old soft shoe"
Xenial to one and all, he...

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Categories: ostrich, children, fun, imagination,
Form: ABC
Premium Member Magic Beans
Magic Beans of Many Colors

In a magical fairyland I reside, 
herons, toucans, rainbow lorikeets, peacock angels,
hummingbirds, ostrich, even a cockatrice
of magnificent colors that harmonize.
They take...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ostrich, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Kids Love For Animals
       Kids Love For Animals ( Poem )

Children’s favorite shows are of animals
I have hours in a playlist that...

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Categories: ostrich, adventure, animal, children, cute love, kids,
Form: ABC
Premium Member Into the Weeds
Young girls’ bright eyes widened
Behold our wild wheat field
Playground for imaginative innocents

Gracefully swaying amber stalks
Feathered with grain centers
Ostrich plumes reaching for azure sky

Such was the...

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Categories: ostrich, childhood, introspection, nature,
Form: Free verse
Baptism by fire
He squealed,
Like a pig in heat
Praising God for he believed

He sat, 2 years old 
And he looked at the lord
Drew an angels breath
Swatted a toy
A...

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Categories: ostrich, bird, celebration, cool, destiny,
Form: ABC
BIRD DREAMS
BIRD    DREAMS   

The worst nightmare would be if I
Was an ostrich, and (of course) couldn’t  fly.
The fly-guys sit around...

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Categories: ostrich, funny,
Form: Couplet
I forgot how to rhyme
I've forgot how to rhyme right
Lack of inspiration keeping me up for five nights 
Writing rhymes to keep my mind tight 
I'd rather be truthful...

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© Alex Duffy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ostrich, confidence, conflict, fun, hilarious, irony, rap,
Form: Free verse
friend
Friend 

 Oh why oh why doesn’t ostrich fly
The lion roared oh why oh why 
He has the feathers 
He has the wings
And all of...

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Categories: ostrich, animal, best friend,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Snapdragons and Dandy Lions - Part 2
"Snapdragons and Dandy Lions - Part 2"


The day was cooling down 
pressing itself close into
the amythest and musk pink early eve
as the eggshell pale blue...

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Categories: ostrich, childhood, daughter, joy, love, mother, mother
Form: Free verse
Premium Member What Would Jesus Do
Dragon's back! It’s Easter Time and, Yes; we’re going to church today...
Right after the Easter Egg Hunt. Ostrich eggs were perfect, for Dragon, I say…...

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Categories: ostrich, easter, fantasy, fun, holiday, humor, imagination,
Form: Light Verse
Breathe
Breathe i breathless.
Sleeping in a nightmare of unseen loveliness.
Restless in my mind and body.
Through a tunnel of devastating reckoning.


Crying sound of a wounded ostrich.
The echo...

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Categories: ostrich, bird, body, fear, feelings,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Flightless Birds
Says the ostrich to the emu with sigh,

   "We have a pair of wings yet cannot fly!

      I...

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Categories: ostrich, bird, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Flight - less -
Flight (less) 

Flight is a gift from God - The Bald Eagle spreads her wings 

The Emperor Penguin is a novel sight,
With an crown of...

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Categories: ostrich, animals
Form: Free verse
The ABCs of Things Green
The ABCs of Things Green

Algae, alligator, artichoke, asparagus, aphids, Andradite,
Brussels sprouts, broccoli, Buffalo Treehopper, and beans,
Cuckoo Wasp, Cabbage, cucumber, Common Green Darner, and celery 
Dog...

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Categories: ostrich, bird, food, fruit,
Form: Abecedarian
Premium Member A Time To Laugh
ostrich swallows clock
                      ...

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Categories: ostrich, bird, funny,
Form: Senryu
Funny Haiku
head buried inside;
ostrich hates hearing
lions' loud roars...

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Categories: ostrich, africa, animal, funny, humor, imagery, imagination,
Form: Haiku
Pshhhhhhh Tckkk
I've been working really hard.
And I haven't done a thing.
The answer to the riddle isn't signaled with a ding.

Professions and confessions leave the door a...

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Categories: ostrich, quinceanera, riddle,
Form: Rhyme