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Best Surf Poems

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


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: surf, body, death, fantasy, kiss, love, me,
Form: Ballad



Premium Member How Do I Love Thee - Let Me Count The Ways

1.
and every time i see you it is for the first time 
still my heart skips a beat
and every time we kiss it is our first 
and...

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Categories: surf, love,
Form: List
Premium Member Summer Rain
I wade into the surf and stand alone,
                 ...

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Categories: surf, bereavement, goodbye, soulmate, storm, true love,
Form: Rhyme
Relieve My Heart of Its Ache
These trembling lips cannot bear to remain mute
when their quivering begins in my deepest root
Surf upon the wave's crest of a stimulating ride,
Enter my secluded...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surf, longing, lust,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member BEACH FOOTLES COLLABORATION
Hot sun
What fun

Soft sand
How grand

Blue sea
For me

High tide
Surf side

Beach babe
In shade

Undress
Top less

No finds
Tan lines

Swim suit…
pursuit

He sports
Tight shorts

Romance?
No chance


Jan Allison
Casarah Nance
1st December 2014
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Categories: surf, beach, humorous,
Form: Footle



Premium Member Memories - Episode 1
It is said that eyes are the windows into ones soul
If truth be told they reflect ones innermost feelings
The girl observes her with earnest inquisitive...

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Categories: surf, lost, memory, moving on, mystery, solitude,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Phobia
No flame within! 
      do I hold for you
no delightful delicacy
      shall I put to...

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Categories: surf, angst, light, world,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member From my diary: Nature
Santa Barbara, Summer 2017

Monday
I walked on the bluffs above the sea.
Orange poppies bloom in the dunes.
I discovered
the labyrinth:
smooth stones spell the path.
Peaceful pilgrimage.

Tuesday
Walked on the...

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Categories: surf, nature, sea,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Standing alone on this beach


Standing alone on this beach 

Standing alone on this beach
remembering the sun greeting the horizon,
draping an aquamarine skyline
in swirling watercolor ribbons
enticing twilight to make an...

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Categories: surf, lost love,
Form: Free verse
We Will Never Know
The sky was orange, red and peach
we strolled towards each other
on a deserted pebbled beach
a smile that got us talking
together slowly walking
till twilight crept unseen
then...

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Categories: surf, absence, beach, longing, lost love, romantic,
Form: Verse
You, Me and the Open Sea
Just you, me and the open sea,
in a boat with a big white sail.
We’ll ride the surf and laugh with glee,
said the centipede to the...

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Categories: surf, children, boat, , Lullaby,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member - Angel Of Light -

Gazing faraway reaching to the stars twinkle silver 
shooting distant light of life orbiting inside one fantasy 

Blazing hot burning trails upon a flaming kiss...

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Categories: surf, angel, beauty, care, dream, light,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Sweetly Sings
Medicine of this soul faraway with a dream seventh Heaven looking across a sea
the other night went for a walk strolling against a cold wind...

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Categories: surf, beautiful, beauty, blue, love, moon, rainbow,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member IT'S A WINDY DAY
Blossom floats down from cherry trees 
pink confetti drifts on the breeze 
it’s windblown

Storm clouds gathering all around 
blustery gales turn the sails round 
of...

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Categories: surf, wind,
Form: Rhyme
Melting Moments Frozen In Time
I sit here alone on these jagged sea washed rocks

the seagulls squawk

picking at left over food scraps

left in the sand 

smells from the hot dog...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surf, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member He Wrote it for Me
One of my favorite poets here is Craig Cornish. He made me fall in love with the sonnet. :) He coached me in getting the...

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Categories: surf, friend,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Six - My Heart Sings Out
To hear the surf or trill of spring’s new birds;
A cat’s soft purr or strong and stirring words;
Endearments whispered; songs so cute I grin,
My heart...

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Categories: surf, happiness, heart, joy, love, me, ,
Form: Kyrielle
Premium Member Bruised but not Broken
your wings aren't broken,
just bruised and singed  
from holding them to tightly 
against a burning breast of sin
the journey must have been a grueling...

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Categories: surf, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An Emerald Morning
An Emerald Morning

Verdant sylvan shades share, 
      emerald and peridot's glossy glow 
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Categories: surf, beauty, morning, mountains, nature, sea, summer,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member A Quiet Shore

A turn in the current
     Memory, you, swirled and swallowed
          By the...

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Categories: surf, analogy, forgiveness, friendship, metaphor, sea,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Veiled Depths - Constanza

Beside the surf she lay, a heap
Of broken hope, like bones, now crushed
And burning lips, forever hushed.

From eyes to sea, her briny weep
Gave solemn witness...

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Categories: surf, betrayal, jealousy, passion, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Running Tide
Knee deep in surf
The water clung to her
Changing silk gown
To wrinkled shiny  skin
Never had I envied ocean water so
But then t'was I who'd let...

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Categories: surf, history, lost love, water, water,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member for days unending and hours slow

for days unending and hours slow


Where we stand, 
these distant shores
beneath a moonlit canopy,
stardust shimmers gather
on hibiscus tides whispering hello
as long walks take soft turns
leaving...

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Categories: surf, good night,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tell Her You Saw Me
Tell her you saw me ...

Tell her I was out on the bluff at the Cape
during a gale, much too close to the rocks.
Tell her...

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Categories: surf, absence, adventure, heartbreak, romance, travel, true
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member The Tide's Tale
Wanting solitude I walked by the sea
Anxious sky, plunging surf , gulls calling..
            I...

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Categories: surf, depression, introspection, sad
Form: Free verse