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Best Surfs Poems

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


Premium Member Joy Surfs the Ocean
Dedicated to my friend and fellow Souper, Jannie Breedt



Ocean-born wave rhythms rock their roll
    just as motions my own soul does extol
...

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Categories: surfs, dedication, friendship, giving, growth,
Form: Rhyme



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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© lg ds  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surfs, beauty, nature, sea,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Crystals Of Starlight
Look up and see a dome of black velvet
lavishly set with crystals of starlight.
For as stars confetti infinity
they reveal their twinkling lights to the night.

Planets...

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Categories: surfs, beautiful, hyperbole, imagery, imagination, night, stars,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Spirit Delirium - ICE
I am the mind disturbed that thinks it’s well
euphoria surfs, dysphoric swells
perfect storm before the cresting wave
felled the confidence of the brave

I am the liar...

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Categories: surfs, dark, drug,
Form: Free verse
My How Time Flies
Since the elders often proclaim, my how time flies, 
You then naturally look up into the skies.
To study the heavens for at least one small...

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Categories: surfs, flying, philosophy, time,
Form: Iambic Pentameter



Premium Member Love's Requisition
I come to your bedside once more,
you've poured our photos and poetry on the floor
an act of apostasy, a grim admission, the room in dim...

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Categories: surfs, i miss you, love, universe,
Form: Epic
Premium Member THE DOLPHIN
Beneath the illumination of the elliptical moon,
Within the cove of diamond bay, waves gently sway
Back and forth, under the oceans clarity of the big blue,
As...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surfs, animal, beauty, imagery, inspirational, nature, ocean,
Form: Free verse
ARCTURUS TREASURE
ARCTURUS TREASURE 

Just standing in the handle of the dipper.
Drinking stars from inside her silver slipper.
The cup is buoyed up in ancient liquid light.
And Ursula...

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© Edlynn Nau  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surfs, imagery, journey, mythology, stars,
Form: Alliteration
The Lofty Lighthouse - Sentinel
Terrifying tumultuous tremendous traumatic transaction
Horror in the towering splashes of ocean in howl
The vigilant lighthouse pounded by the surfs of annihilation
The huge and awful sea...

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Categories: surfs, adventure, anger, beautiful, conflict, courage, crush,
Form: Quatrain
Cry from the Rim
Where the water washes white surfs across
Sand banks porous with green dreams in our hearts
Where the sun surveys the wet desert of loss
The salt thread...

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Categories: surfs, historypeople, sea, water, people, sea, water,
Form: Verse
Academic Confessions
Sometimes when the calypso music explodes
Shards of memories glistening with my pain
My heart like a rhumba box sits silent again
Where slow surfs lap granite doors,...

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Categories: surfs, educationeducation,
Form: Verse
The Mermaid Drowned

A fuddled mind surfs through tides.
Harboured, she sits by the sea doing nothing.
Her toes make electric touch with the  water
Restless currents ... spark the...

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Categories: surfs, beach, feelings, forgiveness, heartbreak, innocence, relationship,
Form: Free verse
Theorem of Unity
From single drop of dew guillotined on light
The blood flowed leaving the day white
Above world of red rage of racial rituals,
Orange mellow of satisfaction sought.
Yellow...

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Categories: surfs, life
Form: Free verse
Premium Member This All Could Be


AtTractions of the urban surfer,
ExHibits at the shored enclaves,
AbIde the faithful their sole journey,
BaSking rays of summer's retreat,

CoAstal clutter of crowds roll on,
CeLebrities of the...

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Categories: surfs, 12th grade,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Souvenirs de la mer
Soothing sliding silvered tides, fields of verdant; rolling co-inside..'

Beards of algae flow on wrecks, phosphorescence guilds the whitecap in flecks,

As a mirror shattered myriad shines,...

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Categories: surfs, memory,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SURFING
SURFING

Passion surfs on the waves of discontent
but calm waters cannot make an avid ride.
When currents stress the undertow,
it pulls and pushes on the board to
throw...

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Categories: surfs, allegory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Romeo and Juliet: The Remix
Three voices required,
Professor,
and two students:
Yang as Fr. Time
YinYin as Sr. Gaia

In a college classroom with Win-Win Game Theory written on whiteboard.

Professor: 
Today we are going...

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Categories: surfs, absence, allegory, destiny, games, humor, love,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Eye Contact
What is love?
A sea of nonexistence
both tranquil and calamitous
where the mind
does not dare enter.
(Rumi, M. Mafi, "Day By Day", p. 120, 2014, Hampton Roads)

What is...

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Categories: surfs, adventure, destiny, nature, philosophy, psychological, science,
Form: Free verse
Blind Eyes
John turns a deaf ear 
To the noise from next door
Yelling and fury,  
A woman’s screams nearly raw.

John knows it will stop, 
Returning the...

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Categories: surfs, deep, philosophy, society, truth,
Form: Rhyme
The Surf Rider !
 **In this short poem I pay my tribute to all those gallant surf riders out there on the sea !

    ...

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© RAJ NANDY  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surfs, adventuresea, sea,
Form: Rhyme
I STAND FOR WHO I AM

In this garden I sit in the turf,
And miles away in the sea he surfs.
On top of the world he stands tall,
My confidence at my...

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Categories: surfs, africa, anxiety, appreciation, blessing,
Form: Quatrain
Paper boat
put in paper and let it sail into the ocean and open sea
see how your troubles drift free feel your emotions entangling
drowning in sorrow will...

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Categories: surfs, anxiety, creation, deep, me,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member PARADE OF SPRINGTIME

free spirit of spring: a new foliage
wraps the air; vagabond sunset awakes
upon colored tones,
mounds  of rosebud lips drip of 
citrine sensation…how beautiful they are,...

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Categories: surfs, nature, upliftingspring, spring,
Form: Free verse
Oceans of Gold
Divine transition,
From treacherous sapphire surfs;
Waves of golden grace....

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Categories: surfs, nature
Form: Haiku
The Quickening of Haida
While watching Bill Reid’s wooden sculpture 
“The Raven and the First Men”(1)

One day, 
after the long and countless searches of bottom of the abysmal waters
with...

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© Su Ben  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surfs, allegory, birth, imagery, men,
Form: Narrative