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Best Whale Poems

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


Premium Member Golden Disks and Whale Clicks
Golden Disks and Whale Clicks

mind song riffs
joining the back beat
nature clicks
timpani 
drums of black thunder
percuss 
then the sky opens

a luminous landing 
off gasses 	from the...

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Categories: whale, space,
Form: Free verse



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: whale, abuse, character, dance, deep, nature, sea,
Form: Alliteration
Black Beauty
Black like a rare diamond.
Perfectly sculpted.
White as a snowy peek .
Reflecting off the glistening waves.
Your beauty and grace challenge us.
Mostly free, we morn for your...

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Categories: whale, animal, blue, ocean, sea,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member BLIND DATE - NOW A COLLABORATION
My bestie blind dated big Humpty
His hairstyle resembled Don Trumpty
He was constantly rude
Foul mouthed and so crude
No wonder she soon ditched the numpty!

10/15/18


Your bestie's blind...

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Categories: whale, best friend, humorous, relationship,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Orca's Revenge

A fishing boat left the port of Kinsale 
The rain was lashing and blowing a gale
Fishing grounds were in sight
Then they had a great fright
Along...

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Categories: whale, fishing, humor, sea,
Form: Limerick



Premium Member Plastic Paradise
Time’s ticking for whooping cranes
wild buffalo and prairie dogs.
For their losses outweigh their gains,
displaced by cattle sheep and hogs.

The elephant and the blue whale
may share...

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Categories: whale, environment, future, how i feel, nature,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The World Around US
Awaking blithe each morning,
with eyes upon the World,
I wonder, are we mourning
with ebon flags unfurled –
or are they but a warning,
some draped like snakes and...

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Categories: whale, earth, environment, war,
Form: Rhyme
A Midsummer Night's Beach
When I was a girl, still on the island
I’d sit in the sand
and brood
and revel
in what I thought was utter enlightenment
a teenage rebel
with dime-store refinement
We...

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Categories: whale, beauty, color, creation, sea, summer, truth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Appear My Queen At The Pier
As the life of the day nears its last breath,
With a glow of crimson, forewarning its death,
Upon its cresting, the reflection, daunting,
The sea sets free...

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Categories: whale, beauty, desire, dream, fantasy, inspiration, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member POLAR ANTHOLOGY
black and white landscape
a colony of penguins ~
standing and waddling

in the oceans depth  
lives a black and white giant~
orca killer whale   

seal...

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Categories: whale, bird, nature, ocean, snow,
Form: Haiku
The Aurora Illusion
We have our differences in the shadows,
yet, act so different in the light.
Crimson shadows dance 
within our dull routines.

With the moon beneath my wings,
I drink...

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Categories: whale, beach, butterfly, change, imagery, lost love,
Form: Prose
obese
Now, I am not a huge man

I'm not large by any means

In fact it is surprising

I still wear normal jeans

My pants don't have elastics

I still...

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Categories: whale, age, funny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A WISH FOR FISH
A WISH FOR ALL FISH

Washed up on shores around the world
Already dead, a whale, a dolphin a shark, 
All marine life is suffering, the situation
Has...

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Categories: whale, fish,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member God and I Have Never Met
God and I have never met,
At least as I recall—
But I’ve seen the autumn turn to flame,
And a prancing flurry fall.

O the glowing stars of...

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Categories: whale, god, heaven, inspiration, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member What's New at the Zoo
Paula parrot is my name. I once was wild, but now I'm tame
A chatterbox who likes to talk! 
Some news to share? Let's take a...

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Categories: whale, animal,
Form: Personification
CRY NO MORE
I was lost, I was found, I was hunted, I was downed , 
Heard the screams of the whale when the harpoon has hit 
Seen...

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Categories: whale, how i feel,
Form: Epitaph
Premium Member - Ice Cold Champagne -



Do you remember old aunt Julie
In a hurry she opened all the windows
Even in the middle of the winter,
rain or storm
She suddenly needed to have...

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Categories: whale, fantasy, humorous, life,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member I've Never Kissed A Toad - HexSonnetta
I've never kissed a toad,
or lived a fairytale,
or seen a spouting whale.
I'm silent as a road,
or where Euphrates flowed
when Moses made the veil.

I've borne the...

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Categories: whale, bible, river, solitude, writing,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Leviathan
Down below pelagic giant lids peep
  ghost ships of the Pacific hunt and chase;
great barnacled seafarer of the deep
  does a great white...

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Categories: whale, animal, nature, ocean,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member My Zoo From A to Z
Alligators, Aardvarks; Arctic fox and hare. Also Armadillos and Asses will be there!

Bobcats, Beavers, Boars; One Blue whale will do! Bovines and a Booby (maybe...

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Categories: whale,
Form: Abecedarian
Premium Member Death Of A Beloved Friend
Death Of A Beloved Friend

O Friend, when thou hadst uttered thy brief tale
Our hearts grew still as flowers that watch the stars,
Through long windless nights.
...

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Categories: whale, conflict, dark, death of a friend,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Old Campfire Memories Still Endure
Old Campfire Memories Still Endure



Come sit with me around the crackling fire
every night camp needs its burning glow
Of Nature's forest exploring I never tire
often with...

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Categories: whale, appreciation, fire, fishing, mountains, nature, night,
Form: Rhyme
Taxed to the Hilt
My hero is Henry David Thoreau
Rather than pay taxes, to jail he’d go
     With Uncle Sam’s hand out
   ...

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Categories: whale, angst, funny
Form: Limerick
The weeping fish orchestra
I once awoke into a dream
And there I saw a sight.
Adrift, a draft of Daffodils
Breezed on a hard day's night.

Still looking up and at the...

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Categories: whale, humor, humorous, nonsense, daffodils,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Apocalypse

The whale sings
and I weep,
The world groans 
and I ache,
The wind gusts
and I bend,

The surf sighs
and I rage,
The babe cries
and I mourn,

The mountains shift
and I...

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Categories: whale, death, earth, world,
Form: Free verse