Water Narrative Poems

These Water Narrative poems are examples of Narrative poems about Water. These are the best examples of Narrative Water poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberYvonne's Swan Song by Mark Toney
Yvonne was very, very, very happy.
She loved her mother.
She loved her brother Phillip.
And she loved swans.
Oh, did she ever love swans!

She loved the way they...

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Categories: anti bullying, bullying, children,

The River Has Receded by Christine Phillips
Everything is just like yesterday
Same boat, same coat, same joke
The river is receding and deeds are reveling
This morning I got up with an uncomfortable feeling
I...

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Categories: angel, appreciation, character, courage,



The Death of Marriage by Steve Zak
It looked so right on paper to everyone; but when the night embraced her she was alone, still wanting to believe in love. 

Her footsteps...

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Categories: heartbreak, loneliness, loss, lost

The Saving of Joel Claughtrey, Part IV by David Welch
Dale fell to the ground, shot through the chest,
in shock as Joel paced on up to him,
his last words were “Why?  Why did you...

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Categories: adventure, family, father son,

The Mountain Goat by Christine Phillips
The noise aboard the motor boat reminds me that I was not alone
The high perspiration smell from the young couple sitting beside me
caused me to...

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Categories: angel, courage, creation, friendship,

Ghost Ship by Timothy McGuire
Our ship is pounding against the waves, we haven’t seen the sun in thirteen days.
The lightning flashes across dark skies, and the rain tortures our...

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Categories: death, sea, water,

Premium MemberMary Worth's Secret by Sunlite Wanter
Mary Worth’s Secret

You’ll see her snow white hair
With a bound round bun in the back.
She’s traversing the shopping mall,
Un-noticed now by one and all.

Blue flowered...

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Categories: age, humorous,

Andersonville Prison, 1864 by Steve Zak
“Is this place Hell” a prisoner asked his first day there; 
No, just a stop along the way. 
Andersonville Prison, 1864. Hell Upon Earth.

The hounds...

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Categories: america, history, prison, war,

Aquarius the water-bearer by brodi satva


Once again
the celestial wheel had turned
ushering in
a new beginning

In those earliest days
the great I am 
was the what you can become
and the people of Rose...

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Categories: beautiful, birth,

Discount by Zachary Gilstrap
The industrial hull of the SUV 
Sways with the slightest wind taps 
And pothole shoves. Popeye’s signs, 
Golden shell displays, the lingering smell 
Of Premium-grade...

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Categories: night,

The Market Place by Christine Phillips
I have been trying to pen this verse for the past two weeks but
Someone was standing in my way and my mind went astray
Can’t you...

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Categories: change, character, courage, environment,

Gaia by Therese Pace



How can we disregard her?
Lineage makes her  organic. 
Fountain of life.
Primordial deity
with regeneration folded in her girth.

Feminine, she connects
‘now’ with ‘then’
by the seed
of rebirth.
Nature...

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Categories: earth, environment, eulogy,

Premium MemberTime Will Tell by Geoffrey Brewer
TIME WILL TELL

A modest planet and quietly progressing
Troubling no other and fealty confessing
 Surviving well enough and paying its dues;
 Quiet corner of the galaxy....

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Categories: science fiction,

No Title by Christine Phillips
I have slept but I have not slept
I have not slept but I have slept
For the first time in two years
I slept without a word...

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Categories: america, betrayal, character, emotions,

My Spirit Animal by Christine Phillips
The soul of the earth is wrapped up inside
And the spirit of God is walking beside me
The universe rests upon my shoulder
And I can feel...

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Categories: 8th grade, blessing, character,

The Ghosts Behind the Graves on Omaha Beach by Steve Zak
They were young then, now they would be old men looking across an empty beach, the sun at their back; for many this would be...

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Categories: death, dedication, hero, history,

Nothing Happen Before The Time by Christine Phillips
 
I could see the sun rising in the East
Pulling up something that is very deep
I could see the sun rising in the East
Hanging over...

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Categories: adventure, blessing, courage, encouraging,

The Salton Sea by Steve Zak
The air is parched and crinkled, heavy with no place to go; with no sense of time, hanging suspended over the Salton Sea,
100 hundred miles...

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Categories: culture, natural disasters, nature,

BABY ARRIVAL AT 01:45 O CLOCK by Kolawole Owoigbe
At 24:00  O’ Clock  of the stars,
When the tides are clapping to 
The pressure of her contractions.
 Louder is the agony her painful...

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Categories: africa, baby, birth, birthday,

My Day Part 2 continued From Part 1 by Christine Phillips
Continued  From My Day Part1
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Just as I thought of it a little old woman stumbled up beside me and greeted me with a funny...

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Categories: adventure, appreciation, beauty, blessing,