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Shrimp Poems | Examples of Shrimp Poetry

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

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List of Shrimp Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
or so Allan Terry Ballad shrimp, fish, food, love, romantic
Premium Member Poem WISHING NOT TO RECALL nette onclaud Free verse shrimp, longing, remember,
Premium Member Poem What If I Meet A Polar Bear Today Caren Krutsinger Free verse shrimp, funny,
TO WREST AWAY THE TALUS the feast Allan Terry Classicism shrimp, adventure, analogy, appreciation, business,
dankle dinkle do Allan Terry Classicism shrimp, appreciation, business, celebration, character,
six word couplet series Wendy Watson Couplet shrimp, culture, food,
Hashi Pork Roast for many Allan Terry Ballad shrimp, celebration, celebrity, feelings, fish,
Big Dalton Ogletree Rhyme shrimp, fun, perspective, poetry, rap,
Woke Up In Australia David Welch Narrative shrimp, adventure, celebration, confusion, drink,
Donald Trump jane Gomm Clerihew shrimp, parody,

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Summer Cooking
by Janice Canerdy
Throughout the neighborhood, those back-yard chefs
are firing up the grills. What will they cook?
hamburgers, chicken, hotdogs, shrimp, and chops
What's waiting in the house? Let's have...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, food, joy,

My NES
by randy johnson
My parents bought me an NES thirty years ago in 1988.
At the time owning that video game console was great..
But by today's standards, owing an...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, dad, funny, games,

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It Isn't Far to the Dance Floor
by stark hunter
Word Lyric #7 for Music
“It Isn’t Far To the Dance Floor”


Mister Sinew is just standing still,
By the old phone booth on Pine Street.
He was curb-walking,...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, dance,

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Dad And Me Under The Sea
by Cary Snowden
I went out with my dad today, to swim beneath the sea.
He took me by the hand and said ‘just stay right next to me’.

We...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, adventure, family, fish, inspirational,

Shrimp Fried Rice
by kewayne wadley
What we have together is complicated.
It very well may be toxic.
But I am glad it happened.
I ask if you love me.
The physical representation of thirst....

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, black african american, black

no shrimping keep saving says casumo survey
by gate low
no shrimping keep saving says casumo survey 12.05.18
 
friday cruising 
never will have metro waving
it will ensure no money loosing
getting my metro is also sanity...

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

I Love Shrimp
by Anna M Shepard
I love shrimp
Oh how I love shrimp
Whether it be breaded
And deep fried
Or steamed
With melted butter
On the side
I love shrimp...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, food,

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SEAHORSES
by James Edward Lee Sr.
SEAHORSES

We ride ocean currents
We are small marine fish
With segmented bony armor 
Such an upright posture, swish
A curled prehensile tail, a tubular snout 
A head and...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, adventure, dedication, fish,

The Captain
by roger turner
He sat all alone, drinking jim beam and coke

Looking out as the waves crashed ashore

He kept to himself, drinking jim beam and coke

As the storm...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, america, bereavement, child, dad,

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Seahorses - Why
by Sandra Haight
Seahorses...Why?


Dear Mother Nature woke one day,
   and looked around with a sly smile,
surveyed her Earth, both land, and sea,
   then paused...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, fish, mystery,

Killifish
by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
I've got a dish of killifish
I wish to eat that silly fish
Baked, or fried in peanut oil
Roasted, dried, or let to boil.

Make me a star-gazy...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, animal, fish, fishing, food,

lights on the water
by ej sansam
lights on the water

old shrimp boat coming through
strange looking craft
with a stranger looking crew
they left out yesterday
and have not been long a’sailing
must have been a...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, ocean,

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COOKING WITH MY HONEYS
by Michael E. Harris
I HAD SOME GARLIC...
I THOUGHT TO MYSELF... 
WHY DON'T I SAUTE.
AND THAT IS HOW THIS RECIPE...
CAME TO LIFE ONE DAY.
EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL, 
GARLIC CLOVE...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, adventure, crazy, creation, food,

Imp
by Winston Ritson
Scantily skipping imp,
Feet floating
Like an electrified shrimp,
Shoe sole flapping
Like an unpaid pimp,
Flamp-p-p 
           
Listing limping...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, fun, humorous, magic,

Miracle Grow or Shrink
by cheryl hoffman
Are you tired of your female or male dates towering over you
or being rejected from shooting hoops more than a few
and sitting on a telephone...

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

No Title
by Christine Phillips
I have slept but I have not slept
I have not slept but I have slept
For the first time in two years
I slept without a word...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, america, betrayal, character, emotions,

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Pretty in Pink
by Ralph Sergi
Pretty in Pink

There was a time I felt the urge
To venture in the Amazon
To see a mammal at the dawn
A dolphin pink in water fresh
To...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, education, rainforest,

coming of age on a tiny isle
by ej sansam
coming of age on a tiny isle

my father reached out his hand to me and took my bag of marbles including my hand made "shooter"...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, childhood,

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Mister Holly's Produce Truck
by Valerie Staton
Mister Holly’s Produce Truck
By Valerie Denay Staton


Mr. Holly’s produce truck parked down the street
Was filled with many things to drink and eat;
Whiting, red snapper, trout,...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, fish, food, memory, tribute,

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A Fun Collaboration with Edward McCall
by Rhoda Tripp
My sweetest princess, I would never lie to you (except for when it keeps me out of trouble).

"As for my financial state, I am far...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: shrimp, fun, funny, humor, humorous,