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Best Sea Poems

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


Premium Member Alabaster Night
Untroubled is this quiet night
How peaceful is a world that glimmers white
Frost and moonlight spread a silver glaze
while silhouettes of trees are black as ink...

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Categories: nature, planet, sea,



Premium Member I See You Says The Moon


They'll have you believe she was lost to the sea,
But the moon would beg to differ.

She was always lost,
Always looking for which way to go.
Or...

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Categories: moon, sea, suicide,

Premium Member The Stone
The Tale below was carved one night
Upon the Stone, by candlelight
...most won’t believe, but some just might
.........most won’t believe, but some just might



  ...

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Categories: sea, body, death, fantasy, kiss,

Premium Member The Narwhal Song
~The Narwhal Beckons Before Dawn~

   If I could sing a song,
   It wouldn't be just any song.
   I would...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sea, abuse, character, dance, deep,

Premium Member MAGICAL MOONLIGHT - A PANTOUM
I watch moonbeams dance on an inky sea
Clouds drift on by, oh how the moon does shine
Moonlight shadows always fascinate me
This ever-changing scene is so...

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Categories: moon, nature, sea, sky,

Premium Member A Crow's Command

I be a common salty once, no captain's bars, did bear,
Yet blessed was I to venture where few a skipper dared.

   From steadfast...

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Categories: sea, adventure, courage, history, imagery,

Premium Member Windswept Heart
I always answer
     Without hesitation
          To adventure’s calls
Through waves that toss
 ...

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Categories: loneliness, sea,

Premium Member Lonely Leaf in the Water
I watched it fall
In spiralling flight
This browned yellow leaf
A saddened sight

For not long ago
It was alive and so green
In a canopy of cover
Above the stream

I...

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Categories: nature, sea, water,

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: sea, beautiful, fire, grave, imagination,

Isle of Bast
Memories of the North Sea
sift in like sand kernels 
on a fast, frigid tide:
events that transpired outside 
the confines of rhyme,
unfolding exactly 
as they were...

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Categories: sea, father daughter, love, me,

Shoreline
The ocean waves come rolling in
There’s not a soul in sight
With heaving breath they break on shore
And burst in brilliant white.

The sound of wind is...

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Categories: sea, wind,

Premium Member I Wish I Was An Octopus
I wish I was an... octopus,
Way down in the depths of the sea,
With suckers so comical, face diabolical,
Kooky as kooky can be!

Hurray! Hurray! I’d be...

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Categories: sea, animal, fun, funny, humorous,

Premium Member To Sail the Sky

Cast tie-lines to the shadowy depths above
                  ...

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Categories: adventure, imagination, metaphor, sea,

Love's Lament
She lovingly smiles at him each evening
dressed in palest silk, a gossamer gown,
brushed with hints of silverdust shadows.
Her shapely fullness casts a womanly glow
across his...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: desire, moon, sea,

Premium Member NIGHT DH
Magical moonbeams
Sparkling like silver
On an inky sea
I watch them dancing
Captivatingly

 
Bright mystic moon
Shining each night
Waxes and wanes
Controlling tides

Silver orb
Shines above
constantly

I love
A clear

Night

Contest diminished hexaverse
Sponsored by...

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Categories: moon, sea,

The Eternal Tree
I am Alive    Forever and always         Essence       ...

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Categories: life, mother, nature, sea,

The Wind
~~The Wind~~
            
           ---
Look...

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Categories: sea, beauty, deep, nature, ocean,

Premium Member Ode to Autumn
Earth’s sphere of fire bids adieu to me

As dying embers gleam across the sea

In rare hues reflected by autumn trees,

Swirling in motion with October’s breeze.



I...

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Categories: sea, autumn, beauty, moon, nature,

Prides of Poseidon
When sea gods invisibly show their glory
They’re escorted by their elusive sea army;
Vow before them, their loud rhapsodic chords play,
As heard in light of blue...

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© Galeo DS  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: beauty, nature, sea,

Premium Member as I drift
writing as I drift

   on the ocean's endless blue. . . 

           ...

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Categories: sea,

Premium Member By the Sea
"By the sea, all worries wash away" 
(Saw this quote on a sign in my doctor office and I loved it.)

Since by the sea, all...

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Categories: beach, sea,

She collected sea shells, I collected sand - Repost

She collected sea shells, I collected sand

She collected sea shells,
I collected sand
She searched for the perfect one
I reached down my hand

I carried a bucket
A basket...

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Categories: beach, fun, love, sea,

Premium Member DRUNKEN MOON
~twice the beauty~


in the sea of love 
reflection of the night 
a wave moves


~SKAT~
...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sea, beauty, dream, muse, romantic,

Sea Story
Dancing Water

silk cobalt tide
narwhals take a dive 
How deep is the big sea?

:-) Contest...

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Categories: adventure, sea,

Premium Member Frosted Panes
When winter paints those frosty ferns on my windowpane
I find myself a little girl up on your lap again
In that old house there by the...

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Categories: sea, winter,