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Short River Poems

Short River Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about River by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about River by length and keyword.


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Short River poem by RAJAT KANTI CHAKRABARTY| Details |

Creek

Up the creek
Creek
Reeking in the sun

Copyright © RAJAT KANTI CHAKRABARTY | Year Posted 2014

Short River poem by Forgotten Dawn| Details |

River

Endless river —
A cricket's song
in the fog

Copyright © Forgotten Dawn | Year Posted 2016

Short River poem by Peter Duggan| Details |

Like A River

 To flow like a river to the ocean, there lies the way

Copyright © Peter Duggan | Year Posted 2016

Short River poem by John Beam| Details |

Juvenile

When the young Nile decided to run opposite of its peers.

Copyright © John Beam | Year Posted 2016

Short River poem by Marty King| Details |

river of magic haiku

river of magic
perfect representation
my soul is now calm

Copyright © Marty King | Year Posted 2015

Short River poem by Julia Ward| Details |

Autumn in Berlin

    autumn line-up
the trees by the spree
     contentment

Copyright © Julia Ward | Year Posted 2015

Short River poem by Teddy Kimathi| Details |

Walking Under Water

enchanting journey;
beauty on river's
floor
feeds my soul

Copyright © Teddy Kimathi | Year Posted 2014

Short River poem by Naghmeh Heidari| Details |

Passerby

Seems so calm
Beside the rip rap of road
Old roaring river

Copyright © Naghmeh Heidari | Year Posted 2015

Short River poem by Marty King| Details |

dream river lady haiku

dream river lady
skipping rocks and feeling free
in her element

Copyright © Marty King | Year Posted 2015

Short River poem by Julia Ward| Details |

Dawn

Indian river

far below her aeroplane

an orange distance

Copyright © Julia Ward | Year Posted 2016

Short River poem by M.P. Faries| Details |

Somber Summer

Here time seemingly flows so slow,
Like a river in a cold summer.

Copyright © M.P. Faries | Year Posted 2015

Short River poem by Belly Bell| Details |

River Walk

no one dares 
falling, along the river 
stepping stones 


BB

Copyright © Belly Bell | Year Posted 2014

Short River poem by Loren Park| Details |

Ebb of Tide

Glittering aqua
Deep hues, light twinkle, shimmer
illumination

Copyright © Loren Park | Year Posted 2014

Short River poem by Denise Morgan| Details |

Rapid River

Rapid river runs,
rampant, raging raucously –
Releasing rancor.

Copyright © Denise Morgan | Year Posted 2015

Short River poem by Marty King| Details |

river flows freely haiku

river flows freely
like time when it is careful
my mind is now free

Copyright © Marty King | Year Posted 2014

Short River poem by Mohan Chutani| Details |

River Walk

On the river bank
I walk with the flow; hoping 
opposite ends meet

Copyright © Mohan Chutani | Year Posted 2014

Short River poem by Regina Riddle| Details |

River Legend

clear cool rapids
pounding down on smooth stones
we are going wading

Copyright © Regina Riddle | Year Posted 2014

Short River poem by Thomas Martin| Details |

After the Shower

after the shower
two siamese cross the stream
playing in the water

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

Short River poem by Denise Morgan| Details |

On The Rocks

Cold, splashing river,
meanders aimlessly on -
Freedom on the rocks

Copyright © Denise Morgan | Year Posted 2015

Short River poem by M.P. Faries| Details |

Bottle Of Crystals

A bottle of crystals glimmered,
Beneath a clear river which shimmered.

Copyright © M.P. Faries | Year Posted 2016

Short River poem by Kathleen Callaway| Details |

The Hunt

Eagle carves the wind 
Talons flashing in the sun
Fat spawning salmon

Copyright © Kathleen Callaway | Year Posted 2015

Short River poem by Kaye Locke| Details |

Ganges Morning

While fisherman wait
Sacred river scintillates
At dawn’s amber light

Copyright © Kaye Locke | Year Posted 2015

Short River poem by Tim Peterson| Details |

River's Edge

Placid icy waters flow
Rhythmically laps the shore
Knitting icy lace

Copyright © Tim Peterson | Year Posted 2014

Short River poem by Thomas Martin| Details |

Sweltering Heat

sweltering. . .
the dogs jump
in the creek


Published, Moonset

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

Short River poem by Zoe Pashley| Details |

Flood

white horses gallop
ready to break and crumble down
overflow fast wild

Copyright © Zoe Pashley | Year Posted 2016






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