Nature Poems | Examples of Nature Poetry

Nature Poems. Below are short, long, best, famous, and new examples of nature poems. This list of poems for nature is a great resource for examples of nature poems and show how to write poems for nature. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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Categories: 12th grade, allegory, allusion, nature, spring,
Mobius
by abel olivencia
Across a field
to stand and feel
Earth's early breathe to rise
A silky fog amidst the dew
that mirrors there the light
in every gathered golden drop
that clings to...

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Categories: nature,
HAIKU - THE WIND OF LIFE
by Mick Talbot



HAIKU
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the fresh wind of life
caresses all... old... the new
babies first gasps

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Categories: nature, winter,
HAIKU - WINTERS TRIBULATIONS
by Mick Talbot




HAIKU - WINTERS TRIBULATIONS

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bold... the jenny wren
brazenly makes itself heard
twelve grams of pleasure
~~~
the starling mimics
its feathers dusted heaven
iridescent hues
~~~
ornithologists
bird watchers, spotters, twitchers
bird carers all
~~~
o the...

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Categories: adventure, culture, imagery, life, nature, rights, symbolism,
Premium MemberAFRICAN SAVANNA CHEETAH VS THE WILDEBEEST
by Michael E. Harris
I FEAST MY EYES UPON A HEARD.
I LAY AND WAIT WITHOUT A WORD.
SLOWLY, SLOWLY, I MADE MY WAY.
THE WILDEBEEST WILL BE MY PREY.
I SELECTED A...

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Categories: nature, seasons,
Premium MemberBACKYARD WAGON
by Kim Rodrigues
fascinated by the backyard wagon —
it leans against the aged oak.

sloshed with water in Spring,
levity of leaves of Fall,
catching snowflakes in Winter —
on its red...

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Categories: nature,
The Cobra-
by Vasudevan Desikachari


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Categories: garden, love, marriage, nature, snow, spring,
Premium MemberSpring Love
by Connie Marcum Wong
Spring Love

The majesty of evergreens heavy laden with snow 
Sparkle in dawn's dappled light with a glistening glow.
Monumental mountaintops survey valleys down below.
Dwelling in the...

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Categories: bird, imagery, love, moon, nature, red, romantic,
South Birds
by Justin Abdool
Shivery birds it’s time to flock!
My wings are ready but my heart is not.

Her feathers glow when the moon is bright.
She leads the way on...

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Categories: nature, sad,
Premium MemberA Weeping Willow Mourns
by Andrea Dietrich
I stand in constant grace
donned in my virescent cape
where yon brooklet I face
which flows through verdant landscape.

Young sweethearts seek my shade.
So happy ere they leave,
sweet...

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Categories: nature,
THE NEED TO PROCREATE
by Mick Talbot



THE NEED TO PROCREATE
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I walk not alone at night,
the stars my companions,
guide me to my destination.

The moon illuminates my path, 
lights where I place my...

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Categories: nature,
Weather forecast
by George Aul
White like a sand beach
covers the sloped waterfront...
Winter's deception!
...

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Categories: nature,
HAIKU SERIES - NATURE MAKING RIGHT
by Mick Talbot




HAIKU SERIES
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now all have to seek
bleak winters... wild food wanting
wrong... what man has done

empathy applied
man instigated the need
mans greed kills wildlife

birdtables well stocked
not a supplement......

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Categories: nature,
Spawn Of The Salmon
by Jane Shields
Fast runs the river flowing to the sea
 Through mountain valleys it runs on so free
 And up through the current the salmon will swim
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Categories: nature,
Through the Year
by Jim Slaughter
January's cold caress gives way
To February's brief embrace.
The blustery winds of March hold sway
'til blushing April shows her dewy face.
Then coquettishly she'll skip away
And leave...

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Categories: nature, seasons,
Premium MemberSpring's Preview
by Catie Lindsey
Gold Finch sings
a vibrant approach to spring
morning sun warms




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Categories: nature, ocean, sea, water,
Dolphins
by Tom Cunningham
Of all the creatures that live in the sea
There is only one that stands out for me
Cute looking and grey and on it's back a...

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Categories: city, creation, environment, nature, perspective, spiritual,
Writing on the Ground
by Oliver Furlong
A ventured stroll away from talk
taking in all superfluous detail
allowing it to fill my corrupted senses
an escape from the tedium
it invites me to escape from...

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Categories: nature,
I HAD A DREAM
by Mick Talbot


NATURE WAITS NO MORE
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Nature waits not for humans to repent,
Time, premium to right all ignorance.
Its broom sweeps clean, it cannot, won't relent.
Wounds gape, the world...

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Categories: nature, places,
Tidelines
by Michael McCarthy
Tidelines

Where land meets sea will always be a special place for me,
Born by the coast, my early memories often seem to be,
Of happy hours beach-combing,...

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Categories: bereavement, culture, death, funeral, nature, tree,
A Weeping Willow Mourns
by John Beam
She is in her willows,                    ...

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Categories: nature,
NURTURE NATURE
by Mick Talbot




NURTURE NATURE
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In my day I've walked miles through and, with my love, nature.
Most times I walk with smiles, my love,  she entertains me, nature.
There...

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Categories: nature,
Premium MemberOur Little Hummingbirds- A Collaboration
by Laura Loo
In my garden I heard a fluttering,
          and with tiny chirps a little bird was muttering.
It...

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Categories: earth, emotions, environment, hope, nature,
Everything
by Ibidun O.
E- Everything is magical.
V- Villains will never catch me.
E- Everything is amazing.
R- Riding among the trees will confuse them.
Y- Yelling out loud could kill me.
T-...

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Categories: emotions, loneliness, lost love, nature, sad love, solitude,
Premium MemberA WEEPING WILLOW MOURNS
by Line Gauthier
Stardust clusters scattered over seas
Moonlight caressing everything in sight
Droplight for love by candlelight
Balmy breeze eager to appease
Broken hearts swooning languorous lament
Until dawn ushers sweet quietude
As...

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Categories: nature,
Winter recipe
by olusegun Arowolo
heart whispers true love
as she walks straight to meet him...
winter recipe


1-14-2018...

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Categories: nature, spring, summer, winter,
A WEEPING WILLOW MOURNS
by Mick Talbot




A WEEPING WILLOW MOURNS

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A Weeping Willow Mourns, encouraged by the rain to cry.
Tears flow as autumn steals summer life, branches naked.
Branches now as whips in...

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Categories: beautiful, fairy, flower, imagery, nature, yellow,
Golden Rod
by Laurie Woodward
T'was not the sun that caught mine eye
The shine reflected from nearby

The faces, golden in the field
With more light than the moon doth yield

There wild...

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Categories: appreciation, flying, imagery, joy, nature, sensual, wind,
Upon Wind's Wings
by Laurie Woodward
Gentle wind, please
Go not from me.

Rather hold me in thine uplifting arms.
For thy tender ministrations are my sustenance
Each satin, sweet caress a blessing.

Bold wind, please
Go...

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Categories: nature, night, seasons, sun,
Winter Solstice
by Laurie Woodward
Days grow longer now
Night has lost the advantage
The sun is reborn...

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Categories: appreciation, beauty, hope, nature, night, snow, winter,
Midwinter Night haiku chain verse
by Laurie Woodward
The snow, lit, sparkles
Each flake reflects the moon’s light
Revealing the night

Revealing the night
In its blanketed beauty
Enriching the heart

Enriching the heart
With a sense of adventure
Magic in...

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Categories: death, mountains, mystery, myth, nature,
Premium MemberDull Tea Sojourn
by Stephe Watson

Wanting to get Away...
Needing to get Home.

Are they all dead?

Fantasticals, Fantasy, Phantasms?
Fantastic Rascals.
Masters.  Hmmpphhh.

Tin-roofed.
Straw-sided.
Dirt-floored.
Mundane.
Arcane.
Insane?
(Them.  Or, I?)

I’m on a meadow
lark.
I’m on a mountain
pass.
I’m at...

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Categories: nature,
Cats Hunt
by Norman Crocker
Cats hunt
in park at night
feed coyotes...

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Categories: allusion, beach, bereavement, memory, nature, sorry,
Premium MemberKilroy Was Here
by Amy Sell
Kilroy Was Here, etched in sand on the shore
Waves wash over the inscription till it’s seen no more
The sea crashes over castles built by children...

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Categories: beautiful, daffodils, fantasy, humanity, nature, writing,
Premium MemberHope and Mushrooms
by arthur vaso
This world needs more hope
Mushrooms that fly 
And swings with no rope
Under bright stars and night sky

Mushrooms sprout in the black forest of lore
Under which...

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Categories: nature, rose, sad,
Roses
by Alesia Leach
Blossoming rose full of life 
Touch so velvety soft 
Scented dew of honey wine 
In fields I cross so oft 

Soon to wither fading away...

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