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Flying Poems | Examples of Flying Poetry

Flying Poems. Below are examples of poems about flying. This list of flying poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of flying poetry. This list of works about flying is an excellent resource for examples on how to write flying poems.

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List of Flying Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem TRAVELING BIRD NO LONGER WANTS TO FLY TODAY--- James Edward Lee Sr. Light Verse flying, anxiety, bird, conflict, endurance,
A Flying Bird Jagdish Pal Couplet bird, flying, light, paradise,
Today I Sat in Your Seat Indiana Shaw Couplet butterfly, flying, son, tribute,
Premium Member Poem One Moment Sandra Weiss Quatrain dream, fantasy, flying, freedom,
Premium Member Poem BIRD JUST FLOWN AWAY James Edward Lee Sr. Free verse appreciation, assonance, bird, flying,
We are Swallows Forever Phatt Matt Dramatic Verse beautiful, bird, confidence, flying,
Premium Member Poem BUMBLEBEE BUMBLEBEE Line Gauthier Limerick flying, food, insect, work,
Three wishes JP Thomas Rhyme art, flying, freedom, fun,
Sea Gull John Blake Rhyme animal, beach, bird, flying,
Premium Member Poem SNEAK ATTACK Line Gauthier Limerick flying, hurt, insect,

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Minimums
by Bernard Chan

“Minimums”, 
the onboard computer announces.
A couple of hundred feet of air left between 
runway and plane.

For pilots, decision time.

Land, 
or abort, go around.

Commit,
or not.

Kudos to...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: analogy, confusion, flying, future,

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FALLEN LEAVES FROM THE TREES
by James Edward Lee Sr.
FALLEN LEAVES FROM THE TREES

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: flying, allusion, analogy, appreciation, autumn,

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FULL FLIGHT
by Line Gauthier


If I had my way
I would come back
As a dragonfly
Strong and determined
Or maybe a damselfly
Dainty and graceful
Either way
I’d surf the sky
Every hour of the day
And...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, flying, insect, joy,

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A SKY HIGH ADVENTURE
by JAN ALLISON
Hengleman Huggermuff wished he could fly
and gazed up longingly at the bright azure sky,
he got two feathers, tied them onto his arms
and attempted to fly...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fantasy, flying, fun,

While In A Transcendent State
by matthew harris
I comfortably position
     derriere with pride
(all cheekiness ass side)
lightly seat dated, inside
ideally with bifocals removed,
     recalling "Plato's...

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Elegiac Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: allusion, flying, happy, inspirational,

In My Pyramid of Meditation
by M. L. Kiser
In my pyramid of quartz,
Its shimmering crystal walls,
Help adjust my vibrations.
I will arise and touch the 
God within; the bright crystals.
All souls must fly, at...

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Diminished Hexaverse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: deep, faith, flying, introspection,

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Childhood Dreams Flying High
by Jo Daniel
K

I         I         I 

T     ...

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Shape | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: childhood, dream, flying,

Euphoria
by M. L. Kiser
Touch 
My soul
Once again
Your gift is sweet
I taste your essence
And I then melt
And we meld
Into 
One....

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Ninette | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, faith, flying, how

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THESE ARE THINGS THAT FLY
by James Edward Lee Sr.
THESE ARE THINGS THAT FLY

as i look around
for I see in the skies those
things that fly so high

the birds, airplanes and
jets, insects the clouds as...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, flying,

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The Eyes' Most Beautiful Moment
by Bernard Chan

Eyes, 
looking back 
from inside the secure area of a departures hall, 
through 10, 20, 30 meters of busy space,
around other, blocking passengers,  ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beautiful, flying, goodbye, leaving,

The truth of a herd of pigs
by Xuefeng Pan
A herd of pigs were locked in the walls,           
They can't go over to see...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: drink, fate, flying, freedom,

Last supper
by Valentin Busuioc
in this restaurant
I’ve never been
your hands are drier than mine
in your eyes the streets get lost forever
in mine they still have life

the brighter your face...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: bird, flying, how i

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BIRDS FLY TOWARD HEAVEN
by James Edward Lee Sr.
BIRDS FLY TOWARD HEAVEN

when do birds fly toward...
toward the golden gates heaven
fly towards heaven



10/3/18

Written words by James Edward Lee Sr, © 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: appreciation, bird, flying, heaven,

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Catch a ride on a comet
by Gershon Wolf
Catch a ride on the tail of a comet
   Breakneck speed: Hold on to your bonnet!

Dodge bits and pieces of space-debris
  ...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: flying, planet, star, universe,

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With My Broken Wings
by Brenda Chiri
With My Broken Wings       

How can I fly?
With broken wings
How can I soar?
My wildest dreams
How can I reach?
The top...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: fear, flying, heart, raven,

High Flyer
by Wayne Wysocki
by Wayne Wysocki

The man on the flying trapeze,
Who loved eating chili and cheese,
     Could travel much higher
    ...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: flying, humor,

Six-Word Couplet Series Encore
by Wendy M
Make a wish
Raising the bar
A shooting star

The truth
The truth untold 
Watch it unfold

Wings
Wanting to fly
In the sky

Sky's the limit
Dreams don't diminish 
Pushing to finish

Growth
My lost...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: dream, flying, growth, inspiration,

Jan's Chocolate Adventures
by Rico Leffanta
Jan caught a jet plane to New York
Where bacon does not come from pork
To end her trip
Jan let one rip
The Captain delivered a stork

Jan's flight...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chocolate, flying, funny, silly,

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No Place Untraveled
by Bernard Chan

On drowsy hamlets mobile hordes descend,
From tight-lipped forests rises a babel. 
Wanderlust is to distant wonders sent,
As fleets of long-haul birds skyward rumble.
Where massed footprints...

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Ottava rima | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beauty, flying, nature, people,

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On Board
by ilene bauer
Some people, when flying, are bored,
Feeling maybe a little unmoored,
But they try to relax 
If there are no attacks
Of a sound which we all have...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: flying,