Animal Lyric Poems

These Animal Lyric poems are examples of Lyric poems about Animal. These are the best examples of Lyric Animal poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberRequiem for a Seahorse by Carolyn Devonshire
On a sultry, sizzling July day
I swear it happened just this way
In a tidal pool, a lifeless seahorse lay

He’d not galloped to meet his fate
But...

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Categories: lyric, animal, inspiration,

The Silence Of The Snow by Reena Choudhary
The night sky is a dull grey white.
An opaque dust sheet floats so light
Upon the roofs and lamps and cars.
It settles so softly like falling...

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Categories: angel, animal, baby, city,



I Had a Dog Could Hunt by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Alternate Lyrics for a Blind Willie Johnson Song

I had a dog could hunt, lord
I had a dog could hunt
Come over here and lick my hand
I...

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Categories: animal, appreciation, dog, nature,

The Kitty and Doggy Song by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Kitty and Doggy do love one another, 
Love one another, they love one another
Kitty and Doggy grew up with one mother, 
They had one mother,...

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Categories: animal, cat, dog, joy,

bullied as a kid by matthew harris
among the countless thugs
   that teased and taunted myself as a boy
who exhibited blatant characteristics
   of being painfully shy and coy
attempting...

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Categories: 10th grade, 11th grade,

O Little Birdy by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
O, little birdy,
	haven’t you heardy?
	You will be plucked today.
Cooing and lovin'
	soon in the oven
	baked on a silver tray.
Glazed honey sweetened
	you will be eatened
	served on a...

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Categories: animal, bird, food, humor,

The African sling by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
Not all hunters can use it with bravery-
when the wild animal is rough and angry,
wise hunter picks sling to do the noble job.
that moment no...

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Categories: africa, metaphor, song,

Singing to Dogs by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Does anybody want a treat?
Savory or bittersweet?
Come in from the street 
For something to eat
Does anybody want a treat.

Does anybody want to play?
And have a...

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Categories: animal, dog, friendship love,

Cat Lady Shadow Cat Looking for his Friends, Polecat, Copycat, Bobcat, Wildcat, Allie-Cat and Tomcat by rick Cox
Shadow-Cat = Cat Afraid oF the Dark needs Teddy-Bear-Cat 
Polecat = a pole dancer Cat-House 
Copycat = looks like you do Carbon Copy House-Cat

Bobcat =...

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Categories: animal, art, cat, cute,

A cat stood on the wall by Quiet Speaker
A cat stood on the wall to law me: 
the pain of unknown haunts him, I think;
The view interacts the long, soft green
The witness outside...

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Categories: animal, image, memory,

A Good Charade by Keith Dovoric
I have a good charade
I can make a step from a stumble
No need to be afraid
Here in the human jungle
When you’ve a good charade
If you’ve...

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Categories: absence, angst, animal, self,

My Iguana by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
My iguana bit my nose off in Muskogee
I'm ashamed I let myself run out of beer
If I'm caught driving sober to the grocery
They might deport...

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Categories: animal, humor, hurt, immigration,

A little bird sings by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
A little bird sits on a tree top high
and sings a nice song to the world
as a little man with big axe smiling
sharpens the tool...

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Categories: lyric, earth, metaphor,

Sri Lanka Holiday by Safwan Arekat
Sri Lanka Holiday

Sing to tune of "Chitty Bang Bang" . . .


Sri Lanka, Sri Sri Lanka
Oh Sri Lanka we love you
And if you come on...

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Categories: animal, children, fish, food,

Premium MemberQuest for peace by doug pederson
Quest for peace

I live within this territory that use to graciously bid
well to the inhabitants that compliment the best in nature,
This global environment is not...

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Categories: animal,

Tyrant Blues by Keith Dovoric
You ruled your home like a tyrant
Everyone was afraid
That you'd come home one day and take
The coins out of their arcade

You ruled your home like...

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Categories: cool, dark, holocaust, integrity,

Treasure by Felice Bee
I found a treasure in a field
Shine in the water
I loved it when it called my name
Beautiful animal

I polished it and kept it warm
Hid it...

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Categories: animal, beautiful, butterfly, dream,

Premium MemberThe Zoo Story by Ram R. V.
Not long ago, some tragic soul, a young man, 
Accidentally fell into the well (an 18-foot drop) 
In the Delhi zoo,
Where a white tiger was...

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Categories: grief,

The silence of the River Corrected by Felicia Jefferson-Weaver- Jefferson
The Silence of the River

          The silence of the river flowing like a stream 
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Categories: america, best friend, care,

The slience of the River by Felicia Jefferson-Weaver- Jefferson
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Categories: absence, africa, care, depression,