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Herring Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormFormCategories  
50 Words for Poe: Strangelove Lady Labyrinth Free verse Free verse herring, adventure, freedom, fun,
Premium Member Poem Carnival of Cannibals and Crabs Anthony Slausin Rhyme Rhyme herring, abuse, dark, life,
Premium Member Poem To Heal A Vacant Heaven Gregory R Barden Free verse Free verse herring, fantasy,
Premium Member Poem Innocence arthur vaso Free verse Free verse herring, 3rd grade, character, child,
Premium Member Poem Fishing for Smiles John Gondolf Rhyme Rhyme herring, emotions, happiness, joy, smile,
Premium Member Poem Sad Sea Tale Geoffrey Brewer Limerick Limerick herring, lost love, sea,
Premium Member Poem Feathered Foragers Tania Kitchin Haiku Haiku herring, beach, bird,
Camping tikar osuru Haiku Haiku herring, death, memorial,
Herring Run at Cape Cod Canal judith kerttula Rhyme Rhyme herring, nature,
Haibun 2017 - Images Me Feeding The Ducks Winter 2010-11 Mick Talbot Haibun Haibun herring, nature,
Premium Member Poem You Might Not Know PAT Adams Quatrain Quatrain herring, history,
We Are The Ghost Dance Poets David Lee Herring Lyric Lyric herring, dance, god, native american,
Killifish Jessica Amanda Salmonson Rhyme Rhyme herring, animal, fish, fishing, food,
In Hot Soup Subimal Sinha-Roy Epigram Epigram herring, funny, humor,
Premium Member Poem The Lewis Trap Leanne Lovejoy-Burton Free verse Free verse herring, abuse, addiction, child abuse,
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Premium Member Poem What a wonderful World Drake Eszes Free verse Free verse herring, life, people, perspective,
Premium Member Poem Birdwatcher Kevin Shaw Light Verse Light Verse herring, beach, bird, garden, imagery,
Croquet on the lawn at three pm Taoi Chanan I do not know? I do not know? herring, addiction, america, baseball, basketball,
Premium Member Poem 'Kimmy's Bliss 2' - More Humorous Adds Brian Johnston Quatrain Quatrain herring, encouraging, humor, love,
please return to sender roy hanshaw Free verse Free verse herring, change, introspection, symbolism, winter,
Late Summer Nights Dream at the Cat in the Hat george seal Couplet Couplet herring, imagination, nonsense,
About Nothing But Really Everything Tim Smith Free verse Free verse herring, drug,
Premium Member Poem the elderly man's made a pass at her connie pachecho Free verse Free verse herring, life, perspective,
Paradox not, Fulcrum and hammer John Beam Free verse Free verse herring, appreciation, bible, irony, jesus,
Premium Member Poem I opened Paris' letter and cry connie pachecho Free verse Free verse herring, confusion, daughter, growing up,
A Fishy Tale Denis Barter Rhyme Rhyme herring, allusion, fantasy, nonsense,
Blue heron Dino Spahillari Free verse Free verse herring, visionary,
Nessie Keith Logan Narrative Narrative herring, adventure, fantasy, fun, humor,
Premium Member Poem Sardines on the Sand Barry Stebbings Rhyme Rhyme herring, nonsense,
Winnipeg Sarah Herring Free verse Free verse herring, allegory, boyfriend, corruption, desire,
TIMES BROKEN ARROW Darren Scanlon I do not know? I do not know? herring, earth, fire, future, humanity,
Tinted Glasses Hailey Coraggioso Free verse Free verse herring, hope, hurt, youth,
Fishwives Robert Horton Rhyme Rhyme herring, poetry,
Smiling Kingfish James Tate Quatrain Quatrain herring, fantasy, fish, humor, imagination,
Rocky Cove Delice Arleen Skelly Tanka Tanka herring, ocean, sea, weather,
Herring Gulls Revisited Lily Radcliffe Verse Verse herring, animal,
A song for the herring gull Lily Radcliffe Verse Verse herring, animal,
FREDDIE AND FELIX RAJAT KANTI CHAKRABARTY Limerick Limerick herring, cat, dog, fish, fun,
NINE CRACKERS RAJAT KANTI CHAKRABARTY I do not know? I do not know? herring, fun, nonsense,
The scent of Your Soul KAYOD5 Kayode Verse Verse herring, addiction, identity, love,
Premium Member Poem The Rhine Salmon Complaint Translation of Etiemble s Complainte d un saumon du Rhin by T Wignesan T Wignesan Dramatic Verse Dramatic Verse herring, nature,
The Changing Sea Paddi March Free verse Free verse herring, nature, ocean, sea, storm,
Robert the hood Knight of the wood part 2 John Beam Ballad Ballad herring, allegory, england, fantasy, hero,
Humpback Whales Mike Jones Free verse Free verse herring, nature, ocean, sea,
The ambiguous red herring John Beam Grook Grook herring, fish, fishing, funny, irony,
the Curry man from trinidad kasim ishmael Light Verse Light Verse herring, food, fun, funny, life,
One day in san Fernando kasim ishmael Light Verse Light Verse herring, introspection, life,
Premium Member Poem Witness Statement Elisabeth Sheaffer Free verse Free verse herring, sea,
Premium Member Poem Fishy Footles Kim Merryman Footle Footle herring, funny, sea,
Premium Member Poem the way home James Marshall Goff Free verse Free verse herring, adventure,

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Herring Poem Example

Kirsty (one)

Even now I sit, slump, shuddering,
Stale walls echoing lamenting calls,
their house...
A nightmare flickered in the red herring of betrayal.
Stumbling hormones, skinless evil.
it breathed...
Blood red lips snarling, capturing someone else essence, bone dry.
A nightmare...
Deliberately slithering up my calf, I grasped a cube of insanity as a last hope.

The shock...
Dead eyes feared a toy box, a fragmented sense
clung to my only protection, my untouched hell.
Blood soaked, dripping sweat, saturated fear I escaped...

I awoke...
Demons hell-bent on demise. Curiosity craved,
crushed my soul into submission,
But it's just a box...
Teeth exposed, chattered, blindly shoved fingers in to catch my tongue,
the taste of soured flesh.
A vibrating voice crackled static pain, shivered in pleasure.
He escaped...
Bargaining, a blissful retreat, whilst exposing incompetence, irrational?
Go to hell.

Pounded at death's door, let me in...
Warned the worm of the vulture, coming to devour its soul.

Something didn't fit, the sacrifice seeping into the floor smelt half human.
A twang...
Realisation, cold, the door creaked, locked,
grinning gruesomely, the veins pulsing along a sadistic mind,
Quaking, i flinched around to a lubricated nightmare,
clenching my muscles, the hiss of hell's rapture...

A prison shook, a prisoner shrieked,
Sanity split like perfect fission, slime coated his
perverted call...

Come, to daddy.

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