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Cargo Poems - Poems about Cargo

Cargo Poems - Examples of all types of poems about cargo to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for cargo.
Premium Member The Balloon
...Balloon, balloon, so high in the air, Its destination I know not where, Its point of departure, that is too A mystery in the sky of blue. I too wonder, wonder, why oh why This bright drifte......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, childhood, light, sky,
Form: Rhyme



the end of the line
...the end of the line Once upon a time, Norway was a shipping nation thousand of people employed in this endeavor because she was a low-paid country and could haul, mostly American cargo around t......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, best friend, betrayal, boat,
Form: Blank verse
David Cherry
...His dad was a Commercial Traveller Who went to work in a suit and tie Didn’t have that weathered complexion From daily working under open sky. They lived last house in Mill Row The village schoo......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, childhood, friend, in memoriam,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An Elegy for a Fallen Bridge: Baltimore’s Night of Tragedy
...As night draped its cloak over Baltimore's sleeping form, A cargo ship, the MV Dali, sailed to greet the dawn. From the bustling harbor shores it had slipped away, Bearing goods for far-off lands,......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, death, horror,
Form: Elegy
The Baltimore Bridge Tragedy
...The Baltimore Bridge Tragedy copyright 2024 by jon gutmacher The Francis Scott Key Bridge was built with great care but a ship took that bridge out it’s no longer there Over 100,000 tons a......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, natural disasters, usa,
Form: Rhyme



I Am An Ant
...I am an ant, I am the gentle pitter-patter on the Earth, The black dots that trail on your floor, And that little heartbeat. I am a cargo ship on the rough shore, Following the stencil of, Th......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, repetition,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member God of the *****, A Psalm
...God of Abrahan, Isaac, and Jacob, God of the White Man and Indian, You are the God of the *****, who created all people of one blood. You are not divided; you are One God. The ***** was made i......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, christian, creation, god, religion,
Form: Free verse
furry mice
...Furry mice Many years ago, I was in Houston (Texas) to victualize a new cargo ship, back then a ship carried a large crew for all the functions needed. The ship chandler was keen to show me h......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, 6th grade, abortion, adventure,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Out of Time - Contest
...I set the date Hope I am not late To save some souls From chilly fate The year of our Lord Dial one nine, one two From my home-based lab After locking in-situ A gyro spins A crackle, a f......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, fantasy, history, inspirational, science
Form: Rhyme
Ladies and Gentlemen it's closing time part two
...Many Biblical scholars, modern day's prophets and those who are having dreams/and or visions--seem to have one common thread. Referring backwards into ancient Biblical Old Testament times mentione......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Prose
Premium Member NEVER IN OBLIVION
..."That they might set their hope in God, and not forget the works of God, but keep his commandments." Psalms 78:7 of the King James Bible Opportunities divine that made me grow Bless......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, blessing, christian, faith, god,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Condition Three, Wartime Cruising
...I was a good Buddhist jack tar, Confident to sail this ocean of time alone, All desire renounced and stowed away Like smuggled cargo I pretend is legal trade. I was well-practiced in the art of n......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, adventure, allegory, desire, lust,
Form: Blank verse
Magnification
...Close up is when you see the cracks, the lines etched, scratched onto canvas. An oil painting that survived a fire. Close up is when you see the ash loosen, drift away in a breeze. Smoke. Som......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, analogy,
Form: Free verse
Like A Train
...I’m like a freight train, That holds everything everyone needs. That is rusty and old and slow, And loud and annoying and gets in the way. But never gives up. And always brings cargo t......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, angst,
Form: Free verse
This Day
... This day, I feel the metal rails shiver, hear a distant loco coming, bound upon its fixed route. I move on, enter the scattered brush, no need to turn around to look at those man......Read the rest...
Categories: cargo, poetry,
Form: Free verse

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