River Poems | Poems About Rivers

River Poems. Below are examples of poems about rivers. This list of poetry about rivers is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of river poems or a list of river poetry. These examples show what river poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of river and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

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tributary, estuary, stream, run, creek, brook, rivulet, course, watercourse, branch, rill, beck, runnel,

List of New River Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem The Body Mike Gombas Sr. Rhyme river,
Premium Member Poem Rainbow Bridge Vermillion Scythe Free verse adventure, fairy, rainbow, river,
Romantic Love Probir Gupta Free verse river, conflict, desire, life, lonely,
Red River Alexa Rose Free verse river, anxiety, hurt, longing, pain,
Haiku Poem Tom Cook Haiku nature, psychological, river, senses,
Premium Member Poem Rose City Gerald Dillenbeck Free verse river, community, health, leadership, peace,
Crawdaddy Jessica Amanda Salmonson Rhyme river, animal, daughter, fun, girl,
Autumn Forest Chante Walker Free verse autumn, peace, river, seasons,
Premium Member Poem WATERLILY ALLEY Line Gauthier Verse fantasy, imagination, river,
A SESTINA - MY SECRET RIVER Mick Talbot Sestina nature, rap, river,
Dream Drowns in Stream Subimal Sinha-Roy Tyburn dream, imagination, river,
Premium Member Poem Sitting and Running with Time millard lowe Prose Poetry river, allah, allegory, imagery, metaphor,
River Alesia Leach Alliteration nature, river, wind,
Bicycle Albino Mattioli Free verse day, journey, rain, river,
ANCESTRAL AROMA Anisha Dutta Rhyme river, appreciation, eve, nature, peace,
Premium Member Poem A day in the Amazon John Hamilton Narrative happiness, imagery, river, solitude,
The Esplanade ilene bauer Rhyme christmas, new york, river,
AFTER FOREVER Anisha Dutta Couplet river,
Water Lilies Curtis Sa I do not know? river, change, depression, flower, memory,
Premium Member Poem VOICES OF A WATERFALL VAL BROOKLYN Rogers BLK PANTHER Free verse imagery, rain, river, voice,
By river banks Julian Scutts Elegaic Lyric analogy, boat, river,
Premium Member Poem Kiss of Silence arthur vaso Quatrain river, art, december, destiny, philosophy,
Premium Member Poem The River Rock Rhoda Tripp Pantoum river, beach, environment, imagery, innocence,
The Strid Rose Johnson Blank verse river,
Rupsa is the name of a river Somdev Chattopadhyay Personification river, bangla, first love, lost,
A Voice Within The Heart Of Jackson ABC emotions, peace, river, silence,
Premium Member Poem At Montmorency Falls Diane Woodward Dorff Free verse identity, river, travel, water,
Premium Member Poem The Raging River Heidi Sands Rhyme river, storm,
River and Valley Elena Welsh Free verse longing, lust, nature, river,
River-Driver Blues David Welch Rhyme river, history, loss, men, nature,
Premium Member Poem Arunansu PATRICIA CRESSWELL Free verse river,
LET PEACE PREVAIL Mick Talbot Haibun river, confusion, earth, hope, political,
A River Streams Straight Through Her Aqua Marine Alliteration river, change, imagery, poetess, poetry,
Pantoum From Your Jingles Probir Gupta Pantoum desire, heart, poetry, river,
Cajun Pride R. e. taylor Free verse memory, pride, river,
World Cruise Probir Gupta Acrostic emotions, horse, metaphor, river,
HOME CALLING Parimal Kumar Das Free verse river,
Proven Deed Venkatesh Raghava Free verse river, happiness, imagery, mountains, nature,
My vagabond drifting wood Subimal Sinha-Roy Verse life, river, tree,
Premium Member Poem I've Got The River Carol Connell Lyric river, bible, jesus, joy, peace,
In the Mirror - for the contest Mirror Mirror Probir Gupta Verse river, child, girl, green, image,
Premium Member Poem The Mystic bridge 21ST Sept 2017 IMAGE ME A POEM Craig Hawkins Rhyme adventure, river,
Premium Member Poem Rivers of Degrading Memory Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse river, age, earth, environment, family,
Premium Member Poem Foot upon Foot of Flesh on Flesh Michael Vacek Personification river, bullying, green, imagery, riddle,
Awakening from the illusions river dreams I do not know? river,
The Silhouette Probir Gupta Free verse river, beauty, boat, creation, goodbye,
Virginia Julia Jimenez Quatrain river, sorrow, suicide,
Sky the Truth Aju Mukhopadhyay Prose Poetry river,
At the river bank, Il Pleut, Sky the Truth, Environmentally Yours Aju Mukhopadhyay Prose Poetry mystery, river,
Breakfast Earl Schumacker Haiku river, adventure, food, image, nature,
Premium Member Poem Old River Trail Julie Leigh Rodeheaver Free verse beautiful, beauty, imagery, river,
RIPPLES Anisha Dutta Dodoitsu river,
Premium Member Poem Sunset Over the St Johns Julie Leigh Rodeheaver Free verse beautiful, beauty, imagery, river,
Premium Member Poem Shimmering River Julie Leigh Rodeheaver Free verse beautiful, beauty, imagery, river,
Premium Member Poem Covert Opportunities Kai Michael Neumann Free verse river,
Someone Passed Here Tonight Dennis Foss Free verse river, absence, bereavement, brother, death,
Premium Member Poem Ship Shape connie pachecho Monoku river, romance,
Premium Member Poem Spanning the River Lin Lane Personification environment, river,
FLUTTER BY, FLAGON DRY Julian Lawson Free verse beautiful, nature, river, sun,
The Covered Bridge Jeffrey Spencer Free verse hope, river, romance, solitude,
Waterways Moved Jamala James Bio river, confusion, journey, leaving, meaningful,
Tangled As Roots Frances Schiavina Tanka river,
A weeping Willow tree Darlene De Beaulieu Free verse ocean, river, storm, tree,
Premium Member Poem Eight word challenge-Black Bears Hunt connie pachecho Free verse animal, death, fear, river,
Premium Member Poem Waterway Roy Pett Fibonacci animal, imagery, river,
Premium Member Poem Serenity Stream Winged Warrior Rhyme dream, peace, river,
The Boat At The Dock Hannah Everett Couplet boat, child, confusion, river,
My Father Instilled Kurt Philip Behm Rhyme mountains, parents, river, spiritual,
Love is Actually a River Subimal Sinha-Roy Rispetto heartbreak, lost love, river,
Mr, Sandman Darlene De Beaulieu Free verse river, dream, imagery, me, nature,
Alone On The Bridge Rightly Jennings Lyric river, age, courage, growth, loneliness,
Premium Member Poem Let Your River Flow Arturo Michael Lyric inspirational, life, motivation, river,
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Premium Member Poem My Landscape Painting Kevin Shaw Rhyme adventure, image, river, summer,
Premium Member Poem And Heaven Weeps Thomas Hsi Free verse encouraging, god, nature, river,
Premium Member Poem A Peaceful Fountain Bic Gi-Sa Light Poetry appreciation, journey, peace, river,
Umbrella Shadow Fog Earl Schumacker Free verse river, appreciation, image, life, memory,
The Lonely Fisherman Sean Martin-Byrne Dramatic monologue character, discrimination, garden, river,
I JASMINE PLANT Anisha Dutta Dramatic monologue flower, journey, me, river,
Premium Member Poem The river and I Heidi Sands Rhyme endurance, river,
On the River's Edge Michelle Waters I do not know? river, blessing, creation, destiny, growth,
Molecular Jesus Earl Schumacker Free verse river, age, god, mountains, religion,
Drops like dew from sky sadashivan nair Prose Poetry beauty, rain, rainbow, river,
Premium Member Poem Revolving Rivers Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse river, earth, health, integrity, nature,
A ZEN MOMENT IN THE MOUNTAINS Greg Evans Free verse nature, night, nostalgia, river,
She Runs Ken Jordan Rhyme adventure, journey, river,
Premium Member Poem Underground Rivers Gerald Dillenbeck Prose Poetry river, earth, environment, health, integrity,
Premium Member Poem Romantic Waters Connie Marcum Wong Free verse river, romantic, water,
LETTER TO ANKOBRA ASIEDU MICHAEL Personification africa, nature, pollution, river,
Premium Member Poem Mountaintop Lake Lost John Anderson Rhyme beautiful, lost, mountains, river,
In The Valley Earl Schumacker Free verse river, absence, image, memory, rain,
One Drop Pin Dew Epigram river, death, deep, life, philosophy,
Premium Member Poem The spring rains were relentless Agnes Krampe Free verse rain, river,
Premium Member Poem Like a Mighty River Betty Butler Rhyme beautiful, god, love, river,
Premium Member Poem Free to Meander Paul Callus Monorhyme river,
Premium Member Poem Snaky Meander Lilt John Anderson Monorhyme river,
Premium Member Poem Can I Dig Deep Darren White Blank verse dark, depression, river, sleep,
Premium Member Poem The Naked Truth arthur vaso Free verse river, art, crazy, fishing, funny,
meyla jagdish bajantri Ghazal feelings, river,
As Rivers Fall Forrest Pasky Free verse river, inspiration, introspection, motivation, nature,
Knolls Probir Gupta Verse image, mountains, river,