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Manatee Poems - Poems about Manatee

Manatee Poems - Examples of all types of poems about manatee 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 manatee.

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The Seashore - A Tautogram
...nits knickerbockers. Luminescent ladybugs land lightly. Light-hearted, lily-white lizards lounge leisurely. Many manatee move marvelously, making mini musical masterpieces. Noone notices ninety needlefish nestled neatly near nets.......Read More
Categories: manatee, animal, cute, sea,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member ON THE OCEANS SEAS-
...Ships view old stormy sailors arrears endurance In adventure and life sails As the sailors disappears loving you Manatee so quiet He's in the galley eating squid seafood diet The Son and all the sins of this world Our like an ol......Read More
Categories: manatee, analogy, environment, ocean, sea,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THE BEST CHRISTMAS TREE EVER
...ve ornaments that remind us of our children,”Hey, isn’t that Ryan’s baby shoe?” There’s a photo of Ali and me, Bryan’s manatee and pickles for the grandchildren too. There are ornaments from old friends, a few of Whitman: he was a great......Read More
Categories: manatee, christmas,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member BAD LABELS
...o give everything a label…so we could tell everything apart. I’m a human, that’s an elephant, that’s a bird…that’s a manatee. That’s a rock, that’s a tiger, that’s a flower…that’s a tree. But sometime in our history…way back in human......Read More
Categories: manatee, humanity,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ciel Elise
...goal Through back of the net...ball, keeper and all French horn, piano, and ukulele Swimming with sea turtles and manatee Beautiful music and places to stay Your trips oft start with Airbnb Beacon of bright light for love, hope, ......Read More
Categories: manatee, birthday, dad, daughter, light,
Form: Sonnet



Long Drive From Yesterday
...to paint me out of a map it has redrawn. The hours have gone, they are melting back to Florida to sleep with the manatee. I am left here grinding through the gears swinging in a hammock of slow and fast moments. The driveway d......Read More
Categories: manatee, poetry,
Form: Free verse
An Amazon Adventure
...rious fish, To see a piranha that is my wish. Let’s climb, let’s climb the tallest tree, Then go for a swim with a manatee. Let’s fly, let’s fly with parrots so high! Above the leaves all the way to the sky. Let’s rest, let’s re......Read More
Categories: manatee, 3rd grade,
Form: Narrative
Sea Changes
...to brine a proto-creature struggling to survive its bones already growing razorback fins. There also did the fanged manatee thunder in its savage heart as it plowed the screeching storms, tempests that shaped its life with its glitt......Read More
Categories: manatee, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THIS YEAR'S BEST CHRISTMAS TREE EVER
...ent for Whitman (what a great dog he was) and Ryan’s baby shoes that old photo of Ali and me at the cabin, Bryan’s manatee and pickles for the grandchildren too. And each year when we’re finished trimming Deborah marvels and alway......Read More
Categories: manatee, christmas,
Form: Verse
Premium Member If I had a Man Friday
...If I had a Man Friday, I would ask him to get me a sea cow. This manatee and I would have so much fun, and how! We would swim in the cleanest waters. Never taking a bath again. ......Read More
Categories: manatee, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THEY WENT ON A VACATION
...They went on a mini vacation…they camped under the trees to experience the wonders of nature at the springs of Manatee. Because they are not cave people no matter where they roam they brought with them their iPads, their comput......Read More
Categories: manatee, vacation,
Form: Verse
Depth of a man
...free? Thought the bee, and is there much aside from thee. (Before deep meditation) Who holds the key? Thought the manatee, pondering while in the sea. (With loving admiration) How can this be? Thought the tree, that so much life......Read More
Categories: manatee, fun,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Current News Spawn
...I found a sphinx in my backyard And a manatee turned up dead I raised a flag, all went to one knee A hissing package fell on my head! I was harassed by a......Read More
Categories: manatee, character, history, humorous, imagery,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Rehashing History: Ponce de Leon and the Mermaid
...ff his jerkin And ravished her there in the Everglade. Just imagine his shock, When he fin'ly "undocked", And saw a manatee instead of a mermaid**! *An indigenous people at the time of the Spanish conquistadors in Florida. **It was ......Read More
Categories: manatee, history, humor,
Form: Light Verse
The Matinee Viewing of a Cow at Sea
...Sitting by the bay during a weekday watching the water I thought a manatee I observed Just beneath the surface, it came up for just a few seconds and didn’t reemerge. I followed it wit......Read More
Categories: manatee, animal, appreciation, loneliness, nature,
Form: Rhyme

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