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Sluice Poems - Poems about Sluice

Sluice Poems - Examples of all types of poems about sluice to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for sluice.
Premium Member The Fine Art of Bathing
...On the subject of bathing There are two schools of thought: In a shower or tub, Which you do, Which you ought? Of course, some people say Either way is okay, While others are a tad more partic......Read More
Categories: sluice, humor,
Form: Light Verse

Premium Member Fishing Holiday
...Fishing Holiday A kingfisher sitting on the old harbour wall Listening to the geese from the mud flats call I'm here for some sea fishing until after the thaw Bra......Read More
Categories: sluice, bird, fishing, humorous, seasons,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Frightened Sobbing
...Written: September 08, 2023 ______________________________________________________________ In the realm of fearless pranks, we meet, Where weakfish lump and teardrops greet. A sluic......Read More
Categories: sluice, analogy, angst, bereavement, fear,
Form: Rhyme
New Life Curriculum
...Dreams continue as he pursues and fits into those new life shoes/ Steams of old morose songs singing sad blues in dark venues/ Has his hold paddling multiple life canoes/ His eyes mold maddening v......Read More
Categories: sluice, addiction, angst, conflict, courage,
Form: Rhyme
Spring Equinox Arrives March 20th, 2023 At 5:24 Pm
...Spring equinox arrives March 20th, 2023 at 5:24 PM Despite what outside temperature registers (even absolute zero), the official arrival of spring occurs, when thee eel hip tic of coe phish hun......Read More
Categories: sluice, 12th grade, appreciation, beautiful,
Form: Free verse

...Outside the sanctum, clenched teeth, tension, a sense of being spun slowly, in comical ocean drift Bobbed cork barely able to rein my orientation. Luckily, current flux of haphazar......Read More
Categories: sluice, allusion, analogy, appreciation, art,
Form: Free verse
The Sightless Sea
...Lowing fog horns shake scales from rooftops. We see the seawall drowning, the surging waves rising unfolding spume and brume into mountains. From the pub on the harbor front, we can hear the......Read More
Categories: sluice, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Once Upon a Scummy Pond
...A skinny black girl, her torso submerged, long neck holding her head up like a swimming Anhinga. I should not know what a ‘snakebird’ is --- I am eleven years old and have lived in the same dirt......Read More
Categories: sluice, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Dog In a Turning Pond
...Paws paddlewheel a roundness. Mouth wide in the sluice, a sodden rudder pushes sideways braiding a foaming wake. Pond and dog orbit an ocular sky, watery eyes memo the turning scene: a bobbing h......Read More
Categories: sluice, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Dragon Fruit Dragon Juice
...There is a sublime pool of intersecting streams. I wade that wet like watermelon's green. Citrulline el citrine my cisterns be clean like the water's Maxwell. The soul is luminous and gloo......Read More
Categories: sluice, analogy, hyperbole, imagery, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
My Beautiful One - By Your Love
...The sluice gates of my heart are lifted and downstream my love boat is drifted......Read More
Categories: sluice, love,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Mind Ferrets
...Insomnia- the madman napping in the attic. Alarm clock set for a second past the ogre's hour... His greasy head resting on a burlap bag. Filling with ferrets and rats-firecrackers for teeth. T......Read More
Categories: sluice, pets,
Form: Free verse
High Sea Low Shore
...Bawling fog horns shake scales from tiled rooftops. Spume and brume spray momentary mountains over submerging sea walls From the pub on the harbor front, we hear the buffeted gulls cry as th......Read More
Categories: sluice, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Malarkey
...he was making so much turbulence that he needed windbreaker trousers his farting more than gas from cheeks but a fluid blown attack on decency and common sense in torrential times fu......Read More
Categories: sluice, anger,
Form: Free verse
...7/22/21 People continuing to show hate As if they themselves are so great While the planet continues to rotate Boy you need a lot more than Colgate You thought it did, but it carried no weig......Read More
Categories: sluice, dark, deep, life, passion,
Form: Rhyme

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