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Sardine Poems | Examples of Sardine Poetry

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

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List of Sardine Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Argh An Errant Stray Left Parenthesis matthew harris Free verse sardine, 11th grade, 12th grade,
LIFE Thabang coleen Lyric sardine, anger,
Odyssey from Africa 14d Phil Salmon Narrative sardine, adventure, africa, history, mythology,
Animal Charm george seal Rhyme sardine, animal, riddle,
Premium Member Poem The Sardine Barry Stebbings Rhyme sardine, fish, humor,
Premium Member Poem But They Lived There Freddie Robinson Jr. Dramatic Verse sardine, history, prejudice, racism, truth,
My Blue Cheese is a Fishy Affair Subimal Sinha-Roy Rhyme sardine, fish, food,
There Is A Brighter Side cheryl hoffman Limerick sardine, confusion, dog, work,
Odyssey from Africa 13b Phil Salmon Narrative sardine, adventure, africa, courage, endurance,
Premium Member Poem Laced to Kill Freddie Robinson Jr. Dramatic Verse sardine, perspective, spiritual, truth, wisdom,

Granny sat upon the time machine
by RAJAT KANTI CHAKRABARTY
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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, fun, funny,

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Morning is broken
by Tony Kirk
The morning has broken once again
The sardine, tin-bus is packed to the brine
The start of the day is already dragging
The call of the call centre...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, angst, work,

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Bandits Fishy Tale
by Seren Roberts
What were you thinking of mother
When you gave me that extra sardine
You know they are my favourites
Now…I am not feeling too fine

Why you looking like...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, cat,

Wishes Gone Awry
by Philip Scheidel
A frog once asked a wizard to turn him into a prince.
So, the wizard granted his wish and cast a great spell.
The frog was pleased...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, writing,

BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
by Vivien Wade
 BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION

For my birthday celebration,
My husband Peter and I,
Wanted to give the pub a miss,
Instead a posh restaurant try.

I dolled up for the occasion,
In...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, birthday,

Walking With My Mother Past Ursuline Convent and Orphanage
by kathy camacho
Walking With My Mother Past Ursuline Convent and Orphanage (Camp Street)

she remembered
 
meals eaten in silence
agar jelly dessert, the bitterness of seaweed
washed down with milk

rounders...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, memory, mother, sad, together,

My Mom and Her Home
by FABIYAS M V
These old stones 
have undressed their 
plaster-clothes. Her roof
is tattered, yet she declines my call.

Fashion and novelty
never tempt her. Her soles 
sometimes soil her floor,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, life,

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FEAST OF THE BEAST - WRITTEN WITH LIN LANE
by JAN ALLISON
The mean old housecat has bulgy eyes
when she looks at us in our fish bowl
Oh, how much we've come to despise
that big mouth of hers,...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, cat, fish, humorous,

Feast of the Beast: Jan Allison and Lin Lane
by Lin Lane
The mean old housecat has bulgy eyes
when she looks at us in our fish bowl
Oh, how much we've come to despise
that big mouth of hers,...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, cat, fish,

Odyssey from Africa 1a
by Phil Salmon
Chapter 1 THE FISHERMAN

At the dawn of humankind in
Africa's great land of sunlight
This adventure of survival 
Of a family's arduous journey 
 
One of exile...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, adventure, africa, history, humanity,

When Janu Saw An Apparition
by FABIYAS M V
Sometimes superstition mates with
scare in the wilderness of the
subconscious mind – some
apparition will be 
the offspring.

Janu made just a shriek in the darkness.
Like a fried...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, inspirational,

That Girl
by Timothy Sanchez Manzini
Her name resounds and echoes in my head,
My heart feels so heavy it really feels like lead,
I feel I am dying because I cannot breathe,
But...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, baby, how i feel,

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Anacreontic Verse The Grunion Are Running
by Connie Marcum Wong
Oh summer moon
your soft light
highlights my hair,
makes me aware
of the ocean tides
when the grunion
run at very high
tides, as females
dig their tails
into the sand to
lay their...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, fish, fun, summer,

Treasure Hunt
by Lindsay Laurie
One Tuesday evening recently with the house empty but me,
I thought I’d spread out on the couch and see what’s on the ‘telly’.
It was close...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, humor,

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AND WE ARE STILL HERE
by millard lowe
AND WE ARE STILL HERE…
While beating our drums—singing, dancing
and giving praises to the Most High
for family harvest, peace and love,
we blinked—became victims
of colonial rape—stolen from...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, allegory, america, analogy, black

a little fish
by jan oskar hansen
   A Little fish

I opened a tin of sardines in olive oil for my evening meal. 
Headless and nicely packed they were except...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, imagination, islamic,

Big Red Bellied Black Snake
by Lindsay Laurie
Dad had threatened for some time, to reclaim the land behind the shed,
where rubbish over many years, had stockpiled but now instead
of being easy to...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, family, farm,

the racial issue
by jan oskar hansen
The Racial Issue 

I know nothing about being black but when black people
speak about childhood poverty I sense empathy I too know
how it feels like...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, absence, abuse, adventure, africa,

Captured by the Creek
by Lindsay Laurie
Like a drug of dependence, this will keep me coming back
out along the Sardine Creek, walking on a wombat track.
I should know every cranny and...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, nature, water, drug,

treasure hunter
by jan oskar hansen
Treasure Hunter 
I was following a narrow road that led to a dry like,
the road was flanked by uneven trees, looking like rejected 
kids for...

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Burlesque | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: sardine, humor, humorous,