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Best Sumatran Poems

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

Sumatran Tiger
Through the forests of Sumatra
Through the dark and sweaty jungle
Proud and fearless pads the tiger
Pads through bamboo, palm, liana
Powerfully swims across the water
Webbed feet pounding...

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Categories: sumatran, animal, education, environment, tiger,
Form: Blank verse


Slowly pacing a captive rail,
her gaze pierces beyond red stars
eyes with burnt ire, a tigress howls
bellowing through jungles afar;

As pride of  theme parks, she...

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Categories: sumatran, freedom, tiger,
Form: Rhyme
Human race the planets grim reaper
In the magic kingdom Disney's pen he did draw
A slightly dozy tiger and a bear named winnie the poo
The Lion king and Simba who brought...

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Categories: sumatran, animal, nature,
Form: Free verse
A Letter from Indonesia
Dear Home:

Please forgive my departure, silent and without warning, like the simmering 
warmth of mountain springs that bubble, unexpected, in the pale tropic light of...

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Categories: sumatran, imagination, nature, places, light, light, sun,
Form: Rhyme
Man's Folly
Your eyes stare at me
Wild beast beautiful and proud
Who so freely roamed
Regal Sumatran Tiger
God creates then man destroys

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Categories: sumatran, animals, nature,
Form: Haiku

Extinct Tiger Speaks
          Extinct Tiger Speaks

Sumatran Tigers are rare, in fact, extinct
I just returned from Sumatra Indonesia with...

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Categories: sumatran, adventure, animal, confusion, education, food, fun,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tiger In A Maii Display
Tiger In A Mall Display

oh green eyed one?
lounging  against bars 
of clinical steel;
sanitized sawdust laps
against enormous paws.
faux velvet roping
red as blood
stays the many gawkers...

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Categories: sumatran, animal, tiger,
Form: Free verse
In my dreams
I've wrestled great whites,
plucked tail feathers
from swooping eagles,
stared down a Sumatran tiger,
laughed at black bears,
& with one punch
decked an angry hippo,

caressed to exhaustion
writhing boas,
pleased to...

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Categories: sumatran, political,
Form: ABC