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Tacking Poems - Poems about Tacking

Tacking Poems - Examples of all types of poems about tacking 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 tacking.

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Albatross
...d it. Spreading bright foils catching the billowing blows, a clean swell-rigged clipper sky-sailing sailor tacking to gypsy winds. Within its avian breast a magnetic compass on a pivoting gimbal, soon to......Read More
Categories: tacking, poetry,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Blue Jay
.... Really? I continued. Down, up; Extend, retract, eyes fixed Always at the horizon. Was it the avian gyroscope Tacking as if to turbulence, Or since motion can betray Location - best feign frozen? (Once they mused about mille......Read More
Categories: tacking, animal,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Marlino
...and scan just one last time and find a dorsal fin on trail of where hook and bait must be, with black and waving tip of tacking tail close following behind. At once alert. No sooner gringo points than rod is slammed down to the gunwale ......Read More
Categories: tacking, fish, fishing, sea,
Form: Narrative
Saddled with onus of penury no more second plea
...crow did house, cutthroat beasty boys aided, devoured, gorged..., among which canine corps elkhound leader of pack tacking course enwound roundabout path barking commands ruff lee didst expound slinked sly as foxes - shushed kind......Read More
Categories: tacking, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
generation next
...without cooping up or telling what was thought to be our fence he took German in defense and attacked with tacking a flank blitzkrieg upon his wall and last of all he knew to let his hair grow L O N G E R ......Read More
Categories: tacking, muse,
Form: I do not know?



Omnipotence
...is any deity out there, And if you hear my voice cracking, Why’d you let the seams tear, And let the animosity come tacking. I’ve built you up in my faith, I’ve built you up an effigy. But I’ve been accompanied by a wraith, Who ti......Read More
Categories: tacking, anger, depression,
Form: Rhyme
I Seek The Uncensored Inside Scoop
...hoofing NOT huffing on the beat) heedful, mindful, and pain fully aware, bleat me, asper caveats help me set sights tacking within parameters of lawfulness, when questing without sparking browbeat upon my person, or worse...proceedi......Read More
Categories: tacking, addiction, adventure, anger, care,
Form: Free verse
Nope Not Even A Brief History
...egarding gogo historically fascinatingly, describing, and bloviating... the name "December" adhering ludicrously, tacking jib brush with dissimilar iambic threads, eh then aye (rhetorically axed meself), why not allow this comm......Read More
Categories: tacking, creation, fate, january, meaningful,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Love Off-Sprung
...seven, journeying to uncertain destinations our name has feeling still gathering strength the perilous thrill of tacking down the drift of life's determinations ......Read More
Categories: tacking, children, family, love, tribute,
Form: Verse
Odyssey from Africa 11c
...sighted First the needle tips of ship-masts Then the sails and hulls of vessels Soon they saw a whole flotilla Tacking in toward the shoreline Han could see that these were masters Of the craft of wind and sailing Han had o......Read More
Categories: tacking, adventure, africa, environment, history,
Form: Narrative
Will Not Receive My Backing
...from him are receiving a shellacking; Total trouble make; Being breath taker; Sailboat turned over after all of his tacking. Jim Horn ......Read More
Categories: tacking, allegory, analogy,
Form: Limerick
THE ABSTRACT COIN
...igue, a coin robber Much emphasis on pleasure, Grand coin robber Coin robbers cause extreme pressure This ticking-tacking coin in life Can it be spent on behalf? I'd rather be a time keeper Than be a time waster......Read More
Categories: tacking, mother son, time,
Form: Rhyme
Remembering a forgotten voice
...just once more from a swift edged sword of an epiphany Teetering from the first breathe, ticking to the last heave, tacking And somewhere within the ripples, I was left aside to wander And to ponder, breaking my simplest thought a......Read More
Categories: tacking, deep, love, voice, words,
Form: Free verse
Floating Cruise Ship
...histleless at my sail boat In a narrow channel Between Islands Of The Salish Sea. I was powerless with sails up Tacking against a current Knotted against me. The water boiled. I recoiled In dread I could see them Cosmetic l......Read More
Categories: tacking, adventure, allusion, animal, boat,
Form: Free verse
Poor but Rich
...ickedness a d bad. Count your blessings for what you have For tomorrow it could all be gone The powers that be are tacking care of that The rich get richer And the poor get even more poor Who knows what's around the corner Or behin......Read More
Categories: tacking, appreciation, wisdom,
Form: Free verse

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