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Goldfish Poems | Examples of Goldfish Poetry

Goldfish Poems. Below are examples of poems about goldfish. This list of poetry about goldfish is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of goldfish poetry. This list of works about goldfish is a great resource for examples of goldfish poems and show how to write poems about goldfish. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Goldfish Poems

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Search light Christopher Flaherty Free verse goldfish, adventure,
Love Inspires Valentina Iljina-Pechenova Verse goldfish, love,
Human Aquarium Debjani Mitra Rhyme goldfish, analogy, caregiving, fish, life,
Koi Brianna Hobson Free verse goldfish, animal, emotions, fish, growth,
What Goldfish Prefer J Hamilton Gist Haiku goldfish, analogy,
Conservation Walk Gwen Schuetz Free verse goldfish, beautiful, blessing, friend,
Respecting animal species fauxcroft wade Free verse goldfish, beautiful, flower, insect, inspiration,
Lets Feed The Fish Pixie Dust Free verse goldfish, fish,
Premium Member Poem The Koi Pond J P Marmaro Haiku goldfish, fish, sunshine, water,
Premium Member Poem On Pond Haiku John Anderson Haiku goldfish, nature,
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TORRENTIAL RAIN
by Line Gauthier


torrential rain
calling for floods
goldfish not fretting



posted on June 4, 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, angst, cat, rain, water,

Fish Makes a Wish
by Timothy McGuire
If I were in a tank I'd make a wish,
That God hadn't made me a goldfish,
I'd be an eagle up in the sky,
Floating free and...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, animal, fish,

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haiku
by JAN ALLISON
goldfish in glass bowl
swimming around aimlessly 
kitten licks her lips 

Haiku Nature Contest
Sponsored by Mick Talbot

4/19/18
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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, cat, fish,

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haiku
by Dear Heart a.k.a. Broken Wings
goldfish swirling gems
                      ...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, fish,

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HAIKU 3-26-2018
by John lawless

back-lit goldfish
glaring at their captors
stalk the glass


John G. Lawless
©3/26/2018
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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, animal,

Work In Progress
by Carol B.

Finally tears of joy swim from these tired eyes
No longer am I drowning in murky waters
Nor trapped in a crowded school of goldfish 
Today I...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, appreciation, career,

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The Phoenix Has Died
by Laura Leiser
The phoenix has died
I can see that now
I can see it in your eyes.
Those bright blue, youthful eyes
once so hopeful, now restless, unfocused.

You were once...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, angst, anxiety, mother son,

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HALCYON SUMMER DAYS
by JAN ALLISON
Holidays with my grandparents … I’ve such precious memories
My grandpa was so passionate about Mother Nature

As soon as I walked through the door he’d say
“Come...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, grandparents, growing up, memory,

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- Do Not Remember -
by Sunshine Smile


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Monoku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, confusion,

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Swimming
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
"Swimming"


Street corner grand scheme
she don’t need no tattoos
words all written on her tongue
make nuff dollar to ride her dream

meanwhile

Bareback, she’s pushin'
stars in her eyes, pupils...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, addiction, imagery, lust, men,

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Leviathan Lucidity
by Freddie Robinson Jr.
And I saw a new heaven and a 
new earth: for the first heaven
and the first earth were passed
away; and there was no more sea
—...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, religion, spiritual, truth, wisdom,

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The Bewildered Goldfish
by Barry Stebbings
                      The Bewildered Goldfish

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Burlesque | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, fish, humorous,

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The County Fair
by Janice Canerdy
Picture 1
	

	The county fair came once a year.
	My friends and I could hardly wait.
	The lively music, we could hear
	before we ever reached the gate.

	We’d pay...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, childhood, fun, remember,

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Burnt Molasses
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Ice cream and water
Why, even bother
Cinnamon peanut, butter
Fresh churn collards
what is the purpose of man
Cooking in saucepans
On the stoves and. . .
candy under the iron
flavored...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, allusion, confusion, funny, imagery,

For my friend Trevor
by Victoria Stasiv
A lovely morning’s knocking on the door
Come here, Trev, it’s time to make a wish
Your birthday’s dancing rumba on the floor
And for your dreams is...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, friend,

Beyond Ours
by Sunita U.D Palawon
Our person; our weapon
Our love; our hope 
Our partner; our friend
Our home; our sanctity.
Our garden wall; our security.
Our family: our identity.
Our children; our future.
Our culture:...

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Didactic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, allusion, education, inspiration, introspection,

The might of a carrier pigeon in a shopping basket plane
by Taoi Chanan
A cat attempting a headstand is akin to a gridlocked caterpillar visiting an air show of duck aero gliders. Aero gliders are neither glimpsing nor...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, analogy,

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Muthoni - from Kenya
by M Braimah Saaka
We used to wait outside 
at the girls rooming house
by the Ohio in Cincinnati

Sex does not self heal
Nor does the salamander  
we trapped under...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, break up, love,

Rock House
by Dalton Ogletree
6/8/17


Better get the heck off the couch

Always trying to block me out
What is their for us to talk about?

Grew up near a swimming hole called...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, fun, imagination, poetry, rap,

A cosmological event of calves chanting moo moo moo
by Taoi Chanan
Athletic angels are analytical and archaic. But dust bombs do not derive from red, yellow, blue and purple shimmer shimmers nor do they derive from...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: goldfish, adventure, africa, baby,