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Best Squid Poems

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


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: squid, abuse, character, dance, deep, nature, sea,
Form: Alliteration



Premium Member I'm Just Getting Started
Born in Madrid, in fifty nine,
A military Kid, 3rd of 7 in the assembly line;
They named me Michael, but I answer to Wedge,
A Master Sergeant’s...

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Categories: squid, age, career, children, family, growing up,
Form: Rhyme
The Night Market
If you wait until the sun goes down,
a thousand suns will rise.
Artificial, bright, igniting
tangled clouds in smoggy skies,
and flooding dingy streets
with fluorescent streams of light
that...

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Categories: squid, culture,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member TENTACLES
In the heart of the blackest abyss, down, 
Down, in fathoms deep crypt, where light
Does not penetrate, and the structured protective hauls,
Of men, are crushed...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: squid, boat, fantasy, halloween, history, imagery, mythology,
Form: Free verse
Forgotten Tide
The busy Moon forgot about the Tide.
She left it out all day upon the sand.
And when it found itself alone topside,
there mischief was immediately at...

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Categories: squid, beach, children, freedom, moon, ocean, sea,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Hope For Nessie
Oh, dear Nessie, how you captivate us
when you rise up within the Loch Ness shores.
You swim and slither just above the surface,
serpentine and solid to...

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Categories: squid, animal, myth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Arrivals
Unblouse  your breast
Where to nuzzle and warm
Areola to moisten and mouth
Urgency need, I scarce was born
Unclothe me in all unrighteousness
Sing for me no lullabye
Fetus...

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Categories: squid, baptism, beach, celebration, love, , Lullaby,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dolphins
Out of all the creatures that live in the sea
There is only one that stands out for me
Cute looking and grey and on it's back...

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Categories: squid, nature, ocean, sea, water,
Form: Rhyme
Nature Needs Help
If I drove to the mountain top,
	could I talk to God?
If He spoke when I reached
	would He say I treat the planet odd?
If I swam...

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Categories: squid, animals, introspection, natureme, planet,
Form: Rhyme
When it comes
I can never write a poem
when I am told to write a poem.
It comes randomly	like
Alley cats in my window whining for tuna
Waves that wash ashore...

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© Pippi B.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: squid, poetry, writing,
Form: Free verse
In The Wind
7/27/16


Who am I to kid?
Live
Don't fib

At times I sinned
All I did
Could not be forgived

Near and far from waters with squid
And other life having fins

A shot...

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Categories: squid, poetry, rap, word play, words, work,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Have You Ever Tasted Human
Loud insistent dragons are pounding at my brick walls.
Bam. Bam. Bam. Bam. Bam. No walls now. 
These giant creatures have escaped, uninhibited, free.
In a happy,...

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Categories: squid, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Lyric
Pen Meet Paper
What in the ink whorl is papièr churl going on?

Ill quill vapors are trying to victimize me,
vex prose don’t belong
Word saber player haters trying to...

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Categories: squid, metaphor, philosophy, psychological, slam,
Form: Alliteration
Someone Had to Create It All
It’s our responsibility,
To help the world survive you see,
It’s urgent, because after all,
Someone had to create it all.

Of every leaf on every tree
Reflecting pure symmetricality
Throughout...

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Categories: squid, appreciation, god, nature,
Form: Kyrielle
Gone Fishing
GONE FISHING

A few years ago, I went fishing,
With Larry & Don off the Jones Beach Pier,
We had no clue if the fish were biting,
But at...

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Categories: squid, fish, fishing, friend, funny, summer,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Most Memorable Vacation
There is a place so beautiful I'd love to see again.
My dream vacation started in Madrid, in central Spain.
How I long to stroll again down...

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Categories: squid, spanish, vacation, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
Forgotten Tide
The busy Moon forgot about the Tide.
She left it out all day upon the sand.
And when it found itself alone topside,
there mischief was immediately at...

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Categories: squid, beach, child, fish, funny, imagery, moon,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Papyrus, Lapis Lazuli and the Valley of the Kings - Part 2
"Papyrus, Lapis Lazuli and the Valley of the Kings - Part 2"

Rush...
the sound of the wind 
licks her ears, bites her neck, stings her lips
the...

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Categories: squid, adventure, dream, fantasy, imagery, mystery, romance,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member 50's and 60's Weird TV on Channel Three - Part 2
 Continued from Part 1 

Matt Dillon chases Jack LaLane
Around a roller derby lane
I think I need some more cocaine,
So please don’t ever come back...

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Categories: squid, parody, night, me, night,
Form: Rhyme
BENEATH THE SURFACE
Have you swam the forests      under the seas
glided it's waters          ...

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Categories: squid, boat, creation, earth, fish, imagery, nature,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Atticus
There’s no one as funny as Atticus
To go fishing he wrote out a syllabus
He outlined his day
Made a magnificent play
Yet caught with his squid more...

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Categories: squid, funny
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Ode To Junk Food
I doff my fedora to the feller who invented pertater chips!
That genius developed the ideal thingy in which to immerse our dips!
How could we survive...

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Categories: squid, food
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Monsters Are Real
In hushed whispers, Mariners told stories,
           Of a octopus like cephalopod creature;
With a tentacled beak...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: squid, animal, ocean, science,
Form: Verse
Beyond The Breakers
To the naked eye all you can see,
is the breakers coming ashore individually,
but as I dive in one of them and start to tread,
my imagination...

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Categories: squid, beach, ocean,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Beware the Kraken
Legends abound from society to society
But Norwegians have one that evokes great anxiety

A mythical sea monster of immense proportions
May be fifty-feet long, or its size...

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Categories: squid, animal, mystery, sea,
Form: Couplet