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Categories: fishing, humorous, irony, jobs,
Premium MemberWHAT IRONY - A REAL FISHERMAN'S TALE
by JAN ALLISON




He wanted to go and catch scallops
gets into a boat called a shallops*
He didn’t look at the time
And had committed a crime
It’s into the court...

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Categories: 11th grade, april, divorce, fishing,
Imaginary friend
by Sophie Wilson
Some may say I'm lonely - but they don't have a clue.
I have the best friend there could possibly be.
I may not be able to...

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Categories: fishing, nature,
Premium MemberA Pleasant Reverie
by John Gondolf
It is morn in the countryside late in the spring,
and the lake is so placid and birds they all sing.
All the flowers in bloom and...

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Categories: fishing, flower, horse, humanity,
Humanity
by Robert Black
Put criminals in a zoo
And wild animals in prison
For all to mock
And see
Kill a lion
Because you can
But only with a weapon
Put a metal bit 
In...

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Categories: caregiving, community, devotion, encouraging, fishing, inspirational,
Premium MemberCast Out
by James Edward Lee Sr.
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Categories: beauty, emotions, feelings, fishing,
The Fishing Trip
by carlos trevino
Sitting under a generous eucalyptus tree
It's vibrant feet buried under dark gray moist
Ground. Its pendulum branches bending toward the
bubbly melodious canal; allowing the thin silvery
finger-like...

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Categories: fishing, love, memory,
Premium MemberAfter forever
by Melissa Tracy
After forever when I can no longer be here
When memories start to fade don't fret I'll always be near my dear
An evening while out fishing,...

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Categories: fishing, fun,
Premium Memberf,t
by Patricia Lawton
FISHERMAN'S TROUT.

Our Pete's gone fishing he'll catch something no doubt.
Why only last week he caught us four trout.
He goes out early morning and back home...

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Categories: fishing, food,
Premium MemberGONE FISHING
by JAN ALLISON
a flash of silver
dangles from my fishing rod 
grilled trout for tea

11-21-17
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Categories: fishing,
Premium MemberOn Tranquil Lake
by Frederic Parker
Stonelick Lake is tranquil
Where cattails grow so tall
It's where the muskrat feed
Before winds of Autumn call

Along its banks, deer forage
With dark and darting eyes
They listen...

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Categories: fishing, solitude,
River Peace
by John Scotter
Pools of water sparkle in the sun
Rays of light having fun
The buzz of life is all around
A dragon fly passes by
Wings flapping how great that...

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Categories: fishing, inspirational, success, true
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Categories: fishing, memory,
River's Edge
by Chas Weeden
Our fishing guide thought I wanted to catch fish –
that I had come to the River’s Edge to catch
a mottled Brown for a mantled photograph.

I...

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Categories: animal, anxiety, art, childhood, fishing, horror,
Premium MemberUntitled poem
by arthur vaso
Fish dart through the water
Bullets rip through the air

Then along comes a shark to kill
The fish

But whats that he hears on top?
More fish?

Only to go...

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Categories: fishing, freedom,
Absolute Fishing
by P.M. Richter
Dive in
Plunge toward the dark stillness
Losing track of time
Grounded on the ocean floor
Caught and released
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Categories: animal, art, autumn, feelings, fishing, freedom, happiness,
the stuff Im
by bawa talwar
I'm not wholly what my  parents are
hor the color of my skin or hair by far
nor the clothes I wear
nor the partner with whom...

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Categories: animal, butterfly, dark, fairy, fishing,
People with Nature
by Harshita Chaudhary
Once I went on a pond,
And there I saw some fishes and birds,
And their beauty,
I can’t express in my words.

But I saw some people,
Hunting the...

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Categories: fishing, friendship, philosophy,
Go Fishing
by Damian Cranney
There is no peace to equal that, of fishing by a Lake, 
Or a stream, or river broad, or pond within a wood, 
If worries...

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Categories: fishing, nature,
Premium MemberLake like glass
by D.W. Rodgers
Lake like glass,
no wind this eve
which makes 
blackflies hell 
but the canoe glides
across the water 
like the trout
I pursue 
but seldom 
catch.

Up two islands 
turning...

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Categories: fishing, poetry,
Premium MemberTight Lines
by John Anderson
I cast a line on pond to fish.
My lure plops,
and triggers circles to radiate out
as rings of ripples emanating
from the surface deformed, disfigured
by weighted lure...

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Categories: fishing,
Premium MemberMermaids
by Klio Tsitsikroni



     Mermaids swim between
     Ladders of twisted seaweed
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Categories: fishing, storm,
Death by lightning
by Peter Brooks
Bright morn. Two boys fish.
Absorbed… Rain - Run - Rods - Lightning.
One boy heard the clap....

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Categories: cool, devotion, environment, fishing, inspirational, native american,
The Great Lakes - part two
by MATTHEW harris

Lakes Michigan and Huron are basically a single lake, 
Sometimes called Lake Michigan-Huron, combined doth make
Total area of 45,300 square miles (117,000 km2) 
Have the...

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Categories: fishing, flower, introspection, morning,
Premium MemberDawn She's So Beautiful
by connie pachecho
Dawn She's So Beautiful

I went up to the lake to fish
early morning reverie. 
She was peaking over my shoulders,
Dawn,
illuminating my trail,
my steps,
past tall oaks 
and...

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Categories: fishing, friend, giving, poetry,
Ode To A Generous Friend
by Old buck
Ode to a Generous Friend

I’ve a long time friend
That loves to go fishin’
Where you throw out some bait
While doin' 'strong wishin'

That something down under
Will be...

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Categories: appreciation, beach, dog, drink, fishing, happy,
Spring fire poem
by Chris cleverly
A flow of afternoon wind's cool as they step inside
cordially leaving its warming sun.
Beaches throw back subtle waves,
forgotten when in winter caves.
Friend's gather at long...

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Categories: america, analogy, angel, beach, fishing,
Simple
by Matthew Lewis
"Feeling so good I'm walking with my riddles on a cloud"....

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Categories: fishing, goodbye, hope, loss,
NANCY
by Hannah Rain
"                 NANCY

Nancy, oh, Nancy, lain on your side,
‘Atop the...

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Categories: fishing, happy, sea,
Gone fishing Montauk
by Akkina Downing
It's the weekend and time to decompress 
Hopped on the boat and out to sea I went
Gone fishing out of Montauk New York
In the Atlantic...

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Categories: adventure, beach, bereavement, death fishing,
Buddies of Fish
by Ralph Spencer
Weather looked upon not contemplating
Shores forgot, wisped away to beaches anew
This place that place, sea of blue
Set close not too far
voices in the wind here...

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Categories: beautiful, character, courage, encouraging, fishing, friendship, international,
The Moon Is Full Again
by Christine Phillips
I have seen  this wistful night before
A night filled with awe and rigidity
Trees hugging one another in the dark
Stone faces stare blindly into the...

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Categories: fishing, ocean, voyage,
Almost home
by DC Bursey
 

in the arms of mother nature
drifting with the tide 
winds pushed up ice water mountains
the voyage home was to be a hard ride
water broke...

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Categories: fishing, native american, nature,
Premium MemberChawanakee Rap with video
by Mark J. Halliday
Give  them  clear    mountain   lakes,   	
Kid-friendly  swimming  holes,	
Rafts,  canoes,  and  sailboats;...

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Categories: fishing, fun, philosophy,
Premium Member14 Catfish
by Vee Bdosa
        Fourteen Catfish
Fourteen catfish swimin along
one was caught cause he went wrong
thriteen catfish swimin all night
two got hooked...

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Categories: fishing, nonsense, surreal, voyage,
Premium MemberPig Pen Hole
by Kevin Shaw
Down in the puddle of a Pig pen hole, 
Caught me a Fish with a garden Mole. 
The Fish got battered by a chip shop...

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