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Hippopotamus Poems - Poems about Hippopotamus

Hippopotamus Poems - Examples of all types of poems about hippopotamus 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 hippopotamus.
...kangaroos, quails, seals and camels, arboreal animals and mammals. Moles, sharks and rhinoceros, fawns, parrots and hippopotamus, Polliwogs, does and baboons, Salamanders, budgies and racoons. Animals of every kind and more, so go o......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, 5th grade, 6th grade,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Poets hands are tied
...e tied I wish I could go beyond writing In Bangalore zoo birds in cages Animal in big jails all caged since birth Hippopotamus in stagnant water All enjoying, no one feeling their agony I felt their pain, Their desire for freedom ......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, 10th grade,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member A PELICAN'S WINGS
...know when to rise…do clouds feel when they’ve been painted by the sun…do rabbits communicate with their eyes? Does a hippopotamus know how much he weighs…do otters really know how to play…do prairie dogs actually kiss…is an owl as wise a......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Loving Africa
... She gives us beauty in the form of beasts And joyful children whom we see on no other continents Lions, giraffes and hippopotamus to name a few Africa is a proud woman. She lives her truth. She makes no apologies for her wildness, B......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, world,
Form: Free verse
...trumpets The disco’s in full swing. Crocodiles jive with kangaroos, You’ve never seen such a thing. The lumbering hippopotamus Is dancing with one of the staff; A python tries to kiss the giraffe; That makes the hyenas laugh. Th......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, animal,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Hippopotamus
... A young friendly hippopotamus lived by the river, across from us Then one day five hunters came Looking to shoot big easy game. * ......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, africa, animal, river,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Bed of Hay
...eedom. Where the big cats prowl and elephants tramp, And wildebeest herds roam the savannas. And rivers churn with hippopotamus, And jungles swell with birds and gorillas. And wonder what it would be like to be young again, Withou......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, africa, america, history, racism,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member I Will Come Back as a Hippo
...Reincarnation is for me sublime. I’ll be a hippopotamus next time. They do not eat ants They devour plants African River is where I will dine. ......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, 3rd grade, 4th grade,
Form: Limerick
...As the sea moves along the sea banks And the clay protects the river As the hippopotamus takes a dip in the water And the crocodiles moves into the river Know that I am As the trees grow rand......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, africa, age, appreciation, beautiful,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Hieronymus Hippopotamus
...Hieronymus the Hippopotamus, Implied at times that he was xylotomous; Even claiming to be most gregarious. Real......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, animal, funny, humor, silly,
Form: Acrostic
...The chucky of the body makes it whole Is it there for a valid reason The toughness of the skin makes it solid Is it......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, adventure, character, courage, freedom,
Form: Free verse
Cattle Independance berry street hippopotamus tusk kettle sprout deuce ......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, words,
Form: Haiku
I Saw A Hippopotamus
...I saw a Hippopotamus going to the fair, wearing pink pyjamas with a bow up in his hair, he was followed by a Zebra who was wea......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, animal, children, fun, humorous,
Form: Free verse
Poem I Prepared Reminded Me of Ogden Nash
...Poem I Prepared Reminded Me of Ogden Nash Rhinoceros may be related to hippopotamus; Synonymous and anonymous in a metropolis; Both together do live; Each other bath give; Thought appeare......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, allegory, analogy,
Form: Limerick
A Harry Halloween
...ost a bet Or might be, caught up in a dare On Halloween there is nothing That could be, much more scary Than that hippopotamus, Known everywhere as Harry!......Read More
Categories: hippopotamus, animal, fantasy, horror, humor,
Form: Quatrain

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