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Best Seahorse Poems

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


Premium Member Requiem for a Seahorse
On a sultry, sizzling July day
I swear it happened just this way
In a tidal pool, a lifeless seahorse lay

He’d not galloped to meet his fate
But...

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Categories: seahorse, animal, inspiration,
Form: Elegiac Lyric



Seahorse
Like a father
I am security
I don't bother
I just survive
I must suffer
For this world
I must carry on
For my girl
To survive...

I take the blows
Life won't give in
Why...

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Categories: seahorse, absence
Form: ABC
Premium Member Seahorse Named Henry
There was once a seahorse named Henry
Oceanrider was he for he roamed slovenry
He met Mustany Sally
To change he did not dally
For she was dish told...

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Categories: seahorse, animals, funny, imagination, life, nature
Form: Limerick
It Was Her Poetry Seduced Me

When Thor struck his hammer
upon the flat ground on Earth
it was the pieces withstood the blow we named rock,
constructs we came to know as the...

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Categories: seahorse, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Rowboat on the Marsh
I don't need mawkish photographs to see
the drowning rowboat tethered to the dock,
a withered seahorse clinging to debris
as umber water seeps through feeble caulk.

The cord...

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Categories: seahorse, death, imagery, metaphor,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Sea of Love
While whispers shush on sheltered shores, as soon the cockcrow quakes,
the seas descry a skittish sky, sense summer zephyrs wake  –
roused passions neath the...

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Categories: seahorse, love, love hurts, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member REINCARNATION THINKING
REINCARNATION THINKING?

Life is like a coloring book
with few or many pages
filled with complex 
outlined images.

We are given a box of crayons
and are asked to color...

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Categories: seahorse, creation, death, feelings, life, philosophy, spiritual,
Form: Prose Poetry



Premium Member Mermaid's Flight
 MERMAID'S FLIGHT: A Collaborative Sea Sonnet

Mermaid's Flight

Poseidon drew up from the salty sea,
a silver splash of wave from Earth to Moon.
Sailor appealing Neptune's pride...

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Categories: seahorse, art, beautiful, love, mythology, sea, symbolism,
Form: Sonnet
Tale Of A Mermaid
Deep down below in the shadowy sea
a solitary mermaid hides herself from the human eye.
She spends her days swimming amongst the majestic whales,
and playing with...

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Categories: seahorse, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Active Emotions
https://m.soundcloud.com/user-921599710/active-emotions

The aardvark who was ashamed looked at the floor
The ant that was angry banged on the door
The bee who was bold ventured on a quest
The...

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Categories: seahorse, children, education,
Form: Free verse
Ramen Noodles
:) now this is what Im talking bout .... nothin iz 2 uncommon when all you got 2 eat iz Ramen 
noodles 4 all y'all...

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Categories: seahorse, dad, mother, relationship, spring, spring, winter,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Ebb and Flow

Thoughts roll around inside my head

forever churning and turning

like a compost pile for a garden's spread

 

I miss so many things about writing

those things now...

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Categories: seahorse, confusion, emotions, future, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Calamity The Great III
Swept by waves of nostalgia
Afloat on longing tides
I assessed this oyster compound
where my heart could not abide.
Aphrodisiac pulls of Neptune
were as lava cooled to stone
What...

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Categories: seahorse, funny, sea, longing, sea, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A FEB DAY
Reflecting light within the smoothness,
Surrounded all by foam,
The sea was making sandy wet
And salt was in the air.

A serpent form cloud was changing hue,
Now its'...

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© Wm Paul  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: seahorse, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Seahorses, Of Course
  ~                      ...

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Categories: seahorse, funny, nature, sea,
Form: Concrete
MERMAID'S FLIGHT: Collaborative Sea Sonnet
Mermaid's Flight

Poseidon drew up from the salty sea,
a silver splash of wave from Earth to Moon.
Sailor appealing Neptune's pride of three,
gazed down fantasizing mermaid's kiss...

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© Edlynn Nau  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: seahorse, adventure, fantasy, jealousy, love, myth, romantic,
Form: Sonnet
The Aquarium
each one
a diamond in a jeweler's box
a planet unto itself
the seahorse planet
the clown fish kingdom
the eels hideaway

the deep
features a godiva
box of chocolates

it was 
hilarious the...

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Categories: seahorse, animals, nature, places, planet,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Leafy Seadragon
seahorse all skewiff 
disordered and dishevelled
leaves us astonished...

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Categories: seahorse, nature, sea,
Form: Haiku
A Child's Dream
He floats along in his porcelain tub
on an evening sea of gold
and the ruby eyed fish wink at the child
as he shivers alone in the...

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Categories: seahorse, fantasyheart, heart,
Form: Free verse
In the Sea
If I’d been born a whale
No happier could I be
Swimming, splashing, spy hopping
Roaming the open sea

If I’d been born a lobster
No happier could I be
Crawling...

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Categories: seahorse, adventure, humorous, ocean,
Form: Light Verse
Zittle
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Categories: seahorse, fun, nonsense,
Form: Limerick
A Bit of Fantasy
It's thought quite excellent for humankind 
eyes closed, to pause and stretch the mind;
The seahorse gambols off into the skies
and disappears.  The scholar sighs,
then...

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Categories: seahorse, allegory,
Form: Free verse
Between the Tides
200th anniversary of the sinking of The Seahorse with the loss of 363 lives at Tramore in Waterford Ireland. (Jan 30th 1816)..Like so many places...

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Categories: seahorse, anniversary, remember, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Tea Party
From in my wardrobe did I go...

Imagination follows me...

In this child's memory...

Invited the sea to a tea party...

A seahorse attended of course...

I danced with clams...

...and...

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Categories: seahorse, childhood,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member Seahorses on See-Saws Sashay
Seahorses on see-saws prance, sashay and dance
   gliding majestically under the sea.
No clip nor clop for this aquatic steed 
   for...

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Categories: seahorse, animal, fish, nature, ocean, sea,
Form: Free verse