Sailing Poems | Examples of Sailing Poetry

Sailing Poems. Below are examples of poems about sailing. This list of poetry about sailing is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of sailing poetry. This list of works about sailing is a great resource for examples of sailing poems and show how to write poems about sailing. Definitions may be included where appropriate.


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LAST SONG Samuel Sikanga Free verse sailing, blessing,
Premium Member Poem How Life Does Curve - In Rhyme Brian Johnston Rhyme sailing, faith, science,
O let me play Natasha Wheeler Light Verse sailing, 12th grade, child,
Premium Member Poem Death Did Become My Sad Demise James Horn Couplet sailing, allegory, analogy,
Premium Member Poem Love Is Winged Warrior Rhyme sailing, beautiful, emotions, love,
Premium Member Poem The Breeze and I Victor Buhagiar Free verse sailing, sea,
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Ships Sailing Into Eternity Matthew Anish Free verse sailing, creation, joy,
Premium Member Poem Superman on Torch Lake Robert Trezise Jr. Free verse sailing, age, devotion, family, father
Premium Member Poem AN INCIDENT AT THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT Victor Buhagiar Free verse sailing, angst,
Premium Member Poem Limerick- Beneath the Blue Sea Dear Heart a.k.a. Broken Wings Limerick sailing, fun,

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A SUMMER BREEZE
by Line Gauthier


Lovely and exotic
She glides along the shore
Her dress flows like magic
I see an angel soar

         Love is...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, adventure, beauty, longing, moon,

The World's Bigger Than Me
by Sean Matthews
Me viewing on an tropical floral Hill,
the sun rising midline, from the horizon, of the ocean.
While observing the spray of the waves, then crashing 
against...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, blue,

Envisioning the world through my imagination
by Piercing Words
G was born from E and F, 
G discover H so they merged as one
To see I: Passing through S and T
Moving and standing strong...

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Imagism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, art, dream, image, imagery,

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One Man's Lofty Dream
by Sunlite Wanter
One Man’s Lofty Dream or "Lalalaloo, lalalaloo, lalalaloo."

In a country across a mysterious, unrelenting sea,
Lived a young man, another tongue had he with lofty dreams,
Fishing...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, faith, hope, success,

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Her broken shell
by Lewis Raynes
Her shell had cracked deep, deeper then hurt, 
Deep from her foot to her crown,
And rambled along leaving cuts of anguish, 
That bled all over...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, angst, love hurts, sad

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Supreme Being
by liam mcdaid
When you came to me the earth revolved then stood still
dressed jewel of purest sunlight circled in gold mere reflections 

Through the oceans wings sailing...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, angel, baptism, beautiful, beauty,

Seasons
by Piercing Words
Summer times; and winter season:
Lovely time and everything happening,
Blue skies and warm mornings,
Beautiful trees and green grasses
Frozen lakes and dim appearances:
Nothing but fogs and mirages

Last...

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Personification | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, age, blue, deep, image,

Odyssey from Africa 16b
by Phil Salmon
16b Stargazing 

Here they filed into a hallway
Into almost total darkness
Just a pair of flick’ring candles
Led them to an inner circle
 
At its center was...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, adventure, africa, animal, history,

The Sailor
by Piercing Words
I'm Sailing on life with my little boat,
Dodging Whales and sharks
To being captured by mermaids ,
Its a tragedy how my boat sank
But I had a...

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List | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, blue, boat, dream,

SLEEPWALKING ALONG SOUL-SEARCHING
by Beata Agustin
Speech savvy Sue smartly stands smiling
Sleepwalking, she’s set for faith-sailing
Seeking for serenity
Sshhh, she spots security
She’s soul-searching midst silence-sealing.
  
Sleepwalking shows Sue’s secrets surely
Stressing statements...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, character, encouraging, faith, humor,

Riding The Ghost Of Freedom
by Sheltial Green
Riding the ghost of freedom
Tired of being binded with lies
Riding the ghost of freedom
With the words recognize & realize
Riding the ghost of freedom
Holding onto my...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, courage, emotions, freedom, growth,

In a new raft of life
by Aniruddha Pathak
Perchance is death a deep unaware sleep
Bestowed to help forget what all had been, 
And soul that must depart a date to keep,
Should soon, with...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, death,

G is back ali
by gate low
G is back ali  13.07.18

what a sailing
better then D and the vitamin
monday will be tuning into palin
i no glory will be the victim.
well and...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, addiction, allah, analogy, animal,

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children of the waters
by millard lowe


like seagulls skating 
on ocean waters
we navigate the currents
of deception
cascading jelly rocks of defeat
as we flow nile like
upward and onward
splashing into liberation…
water eagles sailing
surging waves…hip...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, allegory, bird, children, imagery,

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ANNIVERSARY
by millard lowe
ANNIVERSARY
(Apropos A Sable King & Ebony Queen)


Perpendicular...a score and ten...
our weary feet have collectively
trod the level plane...foot for foot
bonded by the cable tow of love—Tiled.

Sailing...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, anniversary, black love, blessing,

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Blind Spot
by Freddie Robinson Jr.


I am afraid
of becoming someone
who has no fear

A robotic anomaly ...
given a self-awareness blind spot
Possessing a third eye,
which moves oblivious upon 
the treacherous waves of...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, allusion, identity, perspective, sad

MERMAID ROCK
by Mia Pratt
This is a parody of the song "Crocodile Rock" by Elton John and Bernie Taupin
inspired/based on the prompt a female pirate who makes friends with...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, best friend, childhood, fantasy,

Three Kisses
by Just James
Your filtered eyes meet lonely lips 
We pass this morn, two sailing ships 
Soft and broken words to follow 
Your first kiss to me now...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, love,

Bluebells
by Mike Jones
In April time a sea of blue,
A fragrant carpet 'tween the trees
Transforms the ancient woodland view

The silver birch and oak and yew
Have bright green growth...

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Villanelle | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, blue, flower, spring,

Brig Pilgrim
by Alfred Berggren
This is a Rosarian Sonnet in pentameter


I wanted to see a new sailing ship.
To Dana Point I went, just a short trip,
I toured  the...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sailing, history,



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