Top 100 Poems About: WATER

In this page, poems on / about “water” are listed.
  • 1.
    Half-Ballad Of Waterval

    (Non-commissioned Officers in Charge of Prisoners)

    When by the labor of my 'ands read more »

    Rudyard Kipling
  • 2.
    By The Grey Gulf-Water

    Far to the Northward there lies a land,
    A wonderful land that the winds blow over,
    And none may fathom or understand
    The charm it holds for the restless rover; read more »

    Banjo Paterson
  • 3.

    A region desolate and wild.
    Black, chafing water: and afloat,
    And lonely as a truant child
    In a waste wood, a single boat: read more »

    Matthew Arnold
  • 4.
    Divine Epigrams: To Our Lord, Upon The Water Made Wine

    Thou water turn'st to wine, fair friend of life,
    Thy foe, to cross the sweet arts of thy reign,
    Distills from thence the tears of wrath and strife, read more »

    Richard Crashaw
  • 5.
    Evening Waterfall

    What is the name you called me?--
    And why did you go so soon?

    The crows lift their caws on the wind, read more »

    Carl Sandburg
  • 6.
    The Water-Nymph

    In lakeside leafy groves, a friar
    Escaped all worries; there he passed
    His summer days in constant prayer, read more »

    Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin
  • 7.
    On The Breakwater

    On the breakwater in the summer dark, a man and a girl are sitting,
    She across his knee and they are looking face into face
    Talking to each other without words, singing rythms in silence to each other. read more »

    Carl Sandburg
  • 8.
    Prairie Waters By Night

    Chatter of birds two by two raises a night song joining a litany of running water--sheer waters
    showing the russet of old stones remembering many rains.

    And the long willows drowse on the shoulders of the running water, and sleep from much music; read more »

    Carl Sandburg
  • 9.
    The Water-Fall

    1 With what deep murmurs through time's silent stealth
    2 Doth thy transparent, cool, and wat'ry wealth
    3 Here flowing fall,
    4 And chide, and call, read more »

    Henry Vaughan
  • 10.
    Water Makes Many Beds

    Water makes many Beds
    For those averse to sleep -
    Its awful chamber open stands - read more »

    Emily Dickinson
  • 11.
    The Water Nymphs

    They hide in the brook when I seek to draw nearer,
    Laughing amain when I feign to depart;
    Often I hear them, now faint and now clearer— read more »

    Ellis Parker Butler
  • 12.
    As A Beam O'Er The Face Of The Waters May Glow

    As a beam o'er the face of the waters may glow
    While the tide runs in darkness and coldness below,
    So the cheek may be tinged with a warm sunny smile,
    Though the cold heart to ruin runs darkly the while. read more »

    Thomas Moore
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