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Watery Poems | Examples of Watery Poetry

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List of Watery Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Keep It Real Joe DiMino Free verse watery, analogy, imagery, introspection, poems,
Premium Member Poem Notice of 3-Three Ronald A. Williams Free verse watery, bible, god, inspiration, inspirational,
Death By Memory Jonathan French Rhyme watery, feelings,
By the Sea Sharon Gulley Rhyme watery, moon, sea,
Premium Member Poem Syllable Count Witchcraft Caren Krutsinger Free verse watery, write,
Dynamic Re Flexion Within The Restless Earth matthew harris Dramatic Verse watery, 11th grade, adventure, atheist,
Premium Member Poem Gomorrah Toys Freddie Robinson Jr. Alliteration watery, truth, violence, war, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem Morning Perambulations of a Carp Maurice Rigoler Light Verse watery, analogy, imagery,
MISS WILLOW Tony Hargreaves Blank verse watery, tree,
boca do inferno jan hansen Blank verse watery, america, birthday, courage,

Haunted Ocean
by M. L. Kiser
Haunted Old Ocean;
Specters swim throughout the sea;
For many a good ship has,
Met its final doom;
Within the tempestuous,
Waters and cannot move on.
On stormy nights you 
May...

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Choka | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, halloween, ocean, scary, sea,

Aftermath Of Hurricane Florence eye one
by matthew harris
Florence hydra logical might -
tee pseudo tentacles, monstrous sight
didst bring watery plight,
deluge rivaling Noah - bliss oblige
     epic flood of biblical
...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, 6th grade, america, depression,

Dance of the Droplets
by Andy Sprouse
Tears from the sky fall to their rest
in the earth outside your window,
on the flowers found there abreast,
soothing with their steady flow.

In the wind you...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, music, nature, rain, storm,

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Mariner's Prayer
by Lisa Cooper
Abreast of marauding clips
Partaking aqueous slips
Crescendos a siren call
Adhere to a chaotic pall

Sailor tis a lover entwine
Intoxicated by a briny design
Whimsical tides vast
Torrid a spell...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, sea,

Riptide wilderness
by SCOTT TUNSTALL
Lunar swimming in angry cerulean torrents
swiftly as primeval passing of blue equinox
sea-born of indomitable nautical command
to envelop cloaked within mother the ocean

Remembering in-utero wild amniotic...

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Romanticism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, beauty, devotion, environment, visionary,

The Loneliest Place To Die
by Jonathan French
Alone, naked, no life jacket, no hope,
treading water on the vast Pacific.
Drifting flotsam with thoughts;
nothing to feel but his own form
and shrivelling, salty-liquid apparel.
He could...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, death, loneliness,

A Rattling Rhyme
by Jack Webster
O, Basilisk keeping across the unsinkable surface of water,
desperately fleeing the terrible hunger of monstrously ravenous mouths,
supported by ripples of light,
as adrenaline, faith and delight...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, animal, anxiety, death, happiness,

River Of Doubt
by MD Johnson
Chasing dreams for memories,
with bold stroke,
eyes are set toward an uncertain goal
that launches souls afloat
down a river never traveled.
A river of doubt.

Under the dark forest...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, allusion, depression, hope,

Trawl Tale Of A Fictitious Seaman
by matthew harris
(scoured from dregs of me muss held head)

I shore up a vignette to free 
my ("FAKE") grandfather Hymie,
whose scrunched countenanced 
evinced beetle that of browed...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, 11th grade, 12th grade,

The birth of a mother
by Debjani Mitra
Inside the darkness of the womb...like a closed bud yet to bloom..
buried deep in a watery tomb...my life pulsed..I knew no gloom.
My comfort zone..my cozy...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, baby, birth, care, feelings,

Asylum Thoughts
by john chizoba vincent
In a cemetery,
a boy is holding a lurking flower
he carved his father's face on his palm. 
He waited for the mouth of the grave to...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, absence, age,

Anemic Checking Account
by matthew harris
This Citizen Banker 
     safely in his compound doth attest,
sans donning his typical 
     gabbling and trumpeting...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, 10th grade, 11th grade,

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Attica to Alcatraz
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

From sea to shining sea,
‘Merica ain’t never been nothin’ but
a prison for
angry black boys like me

Childish rage moved my hands,
hateful oppression reaction expression
made me feel...

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Bio | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, history, prison, slavery, truth,

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Dazzling Dawn
by Winged Warrior
Dazzling Dawn


A delicate dew of emerald green awaits the distant dawn
A grassy meadow near the ravine, sighting of the first fawn,
The yellow birch stretches upward...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, beauty, creation, morning,

Jamaica
by Gerald Legister
The sun rises high over the tropical trees
White patchy clouds survey the blue sky,
Time drifts slowly into the clouded breeze
With the colors red, green and...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, beach, community, history, holiday,

Drained by my Thot Train
by J.W. Earnings
Drain away the pain that I feel
Drain away the rain that’s real 
Frozen in fire of your desire
Stay a while longer and admire
The healing rain...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, angst, anxiety, emotions, endurance,

The Great Lakes
by matthew harris
Pellucid pearls in northeastern 
   North America since planetary birth
comprise Lakes Superior, Michigan, 
     Huron, Erie, and Ontario 
...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, 10th grade, 4th grade,

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Flippa
by Freddie Robinson Jr.

When Katrina came calling,
Lady Blues brought some 
Miami Hurricane bad news
Green Dolphin Street pain parade
went Mardi Gras wind marching
down to the delta swamp of Nawl...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, dark, natural disasters, pain,

Dame Gravity
by Peggy Brightman
Dame Gravity

As a dear friend battles
nocturnal EMT home invasions,
fainting spells, falls, forgetfulness, 
fading like a plucked peony
my health guilt increases--

what right have I to two...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, age, time,

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Watery Phases
by Ronald A. Williams
Peaks, of watery mountain ice laden tops.
Water rushes downward valleys into streams:
Permeate ponds, creeks, lakes and mighty seas.

Sun's fierce heat induces
Chemical water evaporation.
Now dark and...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: watery, creation, fish, fishing, mountains,