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Boat Poems | Examples of Boat Poetry

Boat Poems - Examples of all types of boat poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for boat.

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Life's journey
Life's journey is hard for everyone, but always try, as best as you can, that it'd be a white-sailed ship that will be awaiting you when your odyssey comes to an end. Przemyslaw Musialowski 10/25/2020...Read More
Categories: boat, imagery, inspirational, journey,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member A Degree of Recognition
In a magnanimous posthumous gesture Noah's been awarded a PhD in ARK-itecture...Read More
Categories: boat, tribute,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Just the tip of the senryu
Categories: boat, ocean, travel,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member A Sign for Our Times
The wheel of the ship spinning 'round out of control, the captain below deck spitting vitriol, first mate and deckhands at loose ends, no orders or goal... all coming undone beached on a barren rocky atoll...Read More
Categories: allegory, boat, confusion, leadership,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Canoe
The umber canoe floats. The long curly leaves of a weeping willow casts eel-shaped shadows. The mocha river swirls when the bass are caught, they twist the nylon lines. The clouds are heavy monsterous shapes; shades of violet, deep greys- they change...Read More
Categories: allusion, angst, boat,
Form: Blank verse

Premium Member Penguin And Friend
I wish to write an englyn About a little penguin, Who was visiting England With his friend the capuchin, Looking very smart and trim, He had brought his mandolin, A delightful specimen, Really something of a gem, And he likes to play it...Read More
Categories: animal, bird, boat, celebration,
Form: Englyn
Premium Member The Captain's Tale
I stood aboard the ancient ship that long outlived her crew, and proudly, I made good, a vow to make her sail like new. She reefed ashore so long ago with no identity, and fell prey to a...Read More
Categories: adventure, boat, fantasy, sea,
Form: Rhyme
The seafarers journey
Up and down left and right we row and row to seek the treasures abundant on this land mutual aid is needed you cannot succeed on your own remember, no man is an island Up and down left and right we row...Read More
Categories: 11th grade, boat,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An Old Lady of The Sea
She’s a century old and a beautiful lass Who, by far has outlived other girls in her class. Anchored high on a bluff, Over-looking the bay, She’s a proud paragon of the ships of her day. Now retired from...Read More
Categories: boat, history, old, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Social distancing is necessary in these times Be it family,friends and even husband and wife....Read More
Categories: boat, age, allah, america, anger,
Form: Rhyme
If we look to each other
We will only look past each other, If we tend to look to the past. But if we look to each other, No alternative will be passed. If we listen to each other, We will enjoy a great repast. If we...Read More
Categories: absence, baptism, basketball, boat,
Form: Didactic
Premium Member The River
A canal, far away, was built many years ago for the ships' passage between two oceans. A river, near me, slowly flows, floats the barges. And, years ago, this dove- colored river was open for the wars. Today, distant...Read More
Categories: allusion, beauty, boat, color,
Form: Free verse
I found myself assured i found a boat and swept over the water like a marble fine and smooth skipping my vocals around resounding my heart strings...Read More
Categories: birth, boat, confidence, poetess,
Form: Free verse
Big boats - Little boats Motor boats - Sail boats Speed boats - Slow boats And Fishing boats Just sitting on the beach Watching all the boats go by....Read More
Categories: boat, 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Rhyme
After The Hurricane
After The Hurricane By Kachimoochi I though I’d test god’s will, to spread my wings and fly Indeed, they were not my wings, and it made the lord of the sea irate My flying cage was torn asunder, by...Read More
Categories: boat, god,
Form: Rhyme

Specific Types of Boat Poems

Definition | What is Boat in Poetry?