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Catfish Poems - Poems about Catfish

Catfish Poems - Examples of all types of poems about catfish 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 catfish.
Premium Member Deep Under the Sea
...zed legs The battered dressed cod showed off his new kegs. A bald octopus so furry, you could not see its eyes The catfish all gathered and barked in surprise The crabs running frantic sat perfectly still Whales groaning their songs,......Read More
Categories: catfish, nonsense, sea,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member If I Knew How to Carve a Scrimshaw
...If I knew how to carve a scrimshaw I would carve the world’s prettiest scene I would carve out a catfish jumping out of a lake After I carved a frog sitting on a lily pad I would carve one on a dinosaur’s bone And ......Read More
Categories: catfish, humor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cove Blue
... Cold water music pond nymphs skate soft chord ripples fireflys flash dance lily pad tables for two Catfish play hooky from school Bite Size Poem No. 20.......Read More
Categories: catfish, fantasy, humorous, music, nature,
Form: Tanka
Transcriptions
...zes, then farts. Tight corseted lungs flap loose, reveal a forgotten voice in a ribcage, sad songs come out of its catfish mouth, then laughing monks arrive to dine on tongue and saffron. The keyboard is stuck in the middle of a ......Read More
Categories: catfish, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Love and Hate
...to love you in the midst of loathing you are the fishhook I bite into in the middle of a delicious slice of flaked catfish you are the puncture in my brand new tire while retaining your position as my new car itself how can I lo......Read More
Categories: catfish, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse



Watching from a Skiff on the Ohio River
...ircle the bones and scales creep through the miasma their fur wet and glistening eyes flashing a liquid silver. The catfish is naked and shorn of the river a thing to be watched least it return to life as something beyond the ken of c......Read More
Categories: catfish, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Chinese Dragon And His Nine Animal Attributes
...Eyes like a shrimp, antlers like a deer, big mouth like a bull, nose like a dog, whiskers like a catfish, lion's mane, long tail like a snake, scales like a fish, claws like a hawk, often dragons talk Chinese......Read More
Categories: catfish, analogy,
Form: Free verse
WEIRD NAMES WE CALL TO OURSELVES
...dog face, seal mustache, fire hair, cockroach blood, puffing mosquito, chicken stick beard beard, monkey brain, catfish head, pigeon breast, steel nerves Coco Horse, monkey brain, pig snout, pig spirit ... horse face, .. and......Read More
Categories: catfish, allusion, analogy, appreciation, creation,
Form: List
Premium Member A Ripplefrumpgobstopper Tried to Get Me
...irt was all creases. The head of our fishing trip lost it and yelled, “You bubblegumstinkeroo!” Speaking to the giant catfish in Magnifico, we locals call him Big Ballou. I attached my holyrocksinkerweight on the end of my line, and cast......Read More
Categories: catfish, 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Rhyme
Cats
...ouse but he Categorically denied that he smoked Catnip with the mouse. He had Cattle on his acreage and Catfish in the lake he knew a mighty Catamount who went by the name of Jake. He retired to Catalonia whe......Read More
Categories: catfish, cat,
Form: Rhyme
Tater and Junebug
...n brothers to travel down the narrow path, a mile from their home to the Ebb Water Creek. Their goal to hook a line of catfish was prevalent to place on the family table. A necessary task, one that they were willing to seek.A task that wo......Read More
Categories: catfish, murder,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member If All of the Weird Ones Were Cropped
...f the list “Are Stargazers - Anglerfish...both of them pukes...and the homely-as-hell - Goblin Shark! And being as Catfish...not known to meow...and Dogfish - not known for their bark - For reasons I seem to have missed - “Came to ......Read More
Categories: catfish, animal, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member If Poe Failed to Revise
...was more than love, more love than fit in an empty grotes bag, more than the love of worms if you were a hungry, hungry catfish." "I became insane, with long intervals of sanity, then more insanity, then sane for a while, then my brain ......Read More
Categories: catfish, cat, fantasy, horror, humor,
Form: Prose Poetry
Memories At The Lake
...er Cameron fixed up an old boat We held hands on the dock He taught me how to cast a line and bait a hook He caught catfish, crappie and sometimes perch One night our dog got lost so we started a search Our friends joined us and we......Read More
Categories: catfish, fishing, granddaughter, memory, summer,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Totem Hat
...My favorite hat is a totem hat. It starts with a bull, then a deer, then a catfish, wearing a tiara. It is something that I created myself once upon a time To delight kindergarten students. ......Read More
Categories: catfish, 3rd grade, 4th grade,
Form: Free verse

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