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Best Salamander Poems

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


Salamander
He sought the sacred fire for so long
One day it manifested through a song
The flame was small and gentle, as he ran with it
The dark,...

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Categories: salamander, spiritual, fire, fire,
Form: Narrative



O Salamander
(A Dream)

O ripe delicious Salamander
Thou beast-fruit
Thou art mine!
O moving morsel
Dangling sun-blessed on a tree
Perching there so sweetly
How I love thee!

Climbing high, the picker’s hand
Snatches forth...

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Categories: salamander, animal, dream, fantasy, imagery, imagination, mythology,
Form: Heroic Couplets
Salamander Oasis
Our ripe minds protrude
Waiting to be ripped-
A signal to leave behind
The excess of all other moments

We allow our fallen tails
Re absorption through the ground
Back into...

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Categories: salamander, faith, memory, moon, nature, pain,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Abandon
Abandon through the flowing blue ice streams, 
          then rise to thirsty trees and fields of...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: salamander, imagery, nature,
Form: Rhyme
End Of Days
 
...inspired by 'The Salamander' by C.S. Lewis
 
 
The sun bore down with blinding rays,
the oceans boiled and came to nought,
it was withal the...

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Categories: salamander, horror,
Form: Verse



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: salamander,
Form: Abecedarian
Wimpy Kid with a Big Imagination
Shadiness adores you
Bleakness is exhaustin’

Now, I’m so fatigued and my volume is set way low
Because you tore me down with social media craze…
You were there...

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Categories: salamander, deep, children, hope, meaningful, passion, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Dream Series: My Vegetable Garden
Last night I dreamed I was weeding my vegetable garden in the Drive-in theater, while people wandered back and forth from snack bar to their...

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Categories: salamander, animal, dog, dream, food, garden, pets,
Form: Prose Poetry
A Glimpse Within - I
The salt water
baubles washes
gently
upon the jetty sent
from lands distant.
Pushed by a hovering
yellow moon,
sometimes built into
thunderous waves
		of hurricanes.
Change comes rapidly
and dangerously
as the sea meets
yesterday coming
back.
It speaks...

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Categories: salamander, depression, introspection, loneliness,
Form: Free verse
The Work: Summer Solstice, Avebury
Across the land this morn, a roll of light 
Gave birth to shadows, cast from chalky hills
The larks ascended, sang away the night
Vibrated sky to...

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Categories: salamander, love, mystery, mythology, nature, summer, symbolism,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
The Axolotl
English version by Liviu Martinescu

- a solo nijuin renku -

waves covered in wind
in our blood the salt of the sea
is seeking the shore

autumn clouds scattered
by...

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Categories: salamander, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Sugar
I would breathe you in
Like oxygen 
Hyper with no ventilation ,
Asphyxiation
A mellow mush
Together dried 
Crystallized and surprise!
A lightning bolt
Electric jolt for the

Lady of the Labyrinth

Rainbow...

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Categories: salamander, life, love, nature
Form: I do not know?
I want to Throttle That Darned Axolotl!
I have a friend called Bob Beaubobble
who trains unusual pets to juggle
assorted items frequently fumbled
by freakish fish or octibumbles

This hobby made him mucha dinero
which he...

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Categories: salamander, funny, on work and working, political,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member ELECTION REFLECTION - JOIN IN THE COLLABORATION
Some folks will be down in the dumps 
Hillary lost … Donald came up trumps
Britain made their exit
They voted for Brexit
I have a question …are...

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Categories: salamander, humorous, political, satire,
Form: Limerick
A MURDER FOR EMMA
 A year ahead my skull was taken by a diatribe- storm
Her face formed a bead in an invisible dorm
That was right I did feel...

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Categories: salamander, anger, moon, murder, mystery,
Form: Rhyme
The goddess soup
Tortoise husband of salamander,
Childless couple for sorrowful years,
Their quest for child was beyond placation;
What is matrimony without fertility?
Child is gold,child is the crown on our...

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Categories: salamander, children,
Form: Verse
PALACE OF BEAUTY
I have a thing for an alluring beauty,
Such a marvelous view to pursue,
I tend to worship in appreciation,
And today I will come beneath you,
In desire...

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Categories: salamander, addiction, appreciation, beautiful, beauty, body, dedication,
Form: Blank verse
Santeria Love Potion Number 9
after all those sleepless nights
i figured it out.
I'm not sick without you
I don't even miss you.
a piece of our sex is stuck in my sinuses;
like...

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Categories: salamander, girlfriend, goodbye, growing up, lost love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Enlightening Cavern
On a hot summer day in the hills
I went underground searching for thrills
Fifty Eight degrees year around
In the darkness, enlightenment was found
Down here is where...

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Categories: salamander, adventure, beautiful, growth, nature,
Form: Rhyme
It Could be Would
she was a salamander of the sun
an enraptured reptile of the stars
dancing with the other campfire lizards
in the asphalt murrain
in the technomarshes
in the hookah parking...

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© Dort James  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: salamander, love, sweet, sweet,
Form: Free verse
Wordvomit
He/She/Lemmingsonabridge  BAH!  SAYS YOU!
WHAT ISN'T ARTsyfartsy?
Tickle my eyes
sensations blurring
casserole fishdish
cold stone marble ears
Fiddledeedrumsticks  handlebar mustache
calligraphic impotency
within the fireworks
of eastern Jupiter
Apples
Cattle ranch
my little...

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© Moose Bak  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: salamander, imaginationlove, i love you,
Form: I do not know?
Give me another chance
Give me another chance to sip life
I am waiting impatiently for someone
to shout silently tickling joy of life
in the eardrum of my imaginations
so as to...

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Categories: salamander, allusion, humanity, life,
Form: Free verse
Storm of Fire
Atop rock in pond
Encircled by a fire storm,
Salamander sits unscathed

Eagle deviates
From an evening of hunting 
To witness the God of Fire
 
For the “Form S”...

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© Dean Wood  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: salamander, mythology,
Form: Sedoka
Half Kitchen Appliance
Time is a pale salamander
swishing past my empty window;
as my children look at me, cornerwise,
in my accelerated process of aging,
I sit as half-ghost in waiting,
half-kitchen...

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© Tony Bush  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: salamander, daughter, family, life, loss, son,
Form: Blank verse
nature
Nature

sounds and waves
transfix in keys
trees refines fine lines made
faded leaving leaves fall
fragile Merc
roads leading to nowhere
fine hair
water fluidity and stupidity
stamps mad cramps
stamp to punctuality
staircase spiraling...

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Categories: salamander, nature, science, seasons, visionary, night, leaving,
Form: I do not know?