Ocean Poems

Poems about Deep Blue Seas

Three quarters of the earth's surface is covered by water. The ocean conceals billions of creatures interacting in ways that we will never fully understand. Much of the ocean is mysterious. We cruise along on boats on the ocean's surface, and sit on beaches watching the ocean's surf meet the land. One of the great things about the ocean is that we cannot build on it. It will remain a vast open space perfect for contemplation.

Poems about the Beauty of the Ocean

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  1. The Sea

    • By Shirley Fudge
    • Published: July 9, 2018
    Childhood Memories Of The Ocean

    Gentle lulling of the sea,
    Once again you beckon me.
    Caressing waves upon the shore
    Transporting me to years of yore.

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  3. The Red And White Striped Lighthouse

    • By Ebvor
    • Published: April 2017

    The red and white striped lighthouse,
    Standing by the sea,
    As quiet as a mouse,
    Telling boats where it be.

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  4. The Ocean

    • By B Gosling
    • Published: November 2014

    The waves trickle along my toes.
    The soft ocean sprays across my nose.
    The sand was compliant under my feet,
    Exactly where the ocean and it decide to meet.

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    I think the deeper meaning is LOVE!! I also feel like love is an ocean!! and I love the ocean.

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  6. Sea Fever

    I must go down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky,
    And all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by,
    And the wheel's kick and the wind's song and the white sail's shaking,
    And a gray mist on the sea's face, and a gray dawn breaking.

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    A girl who has always dream to fly is still in bondage of customs of society. She is slave. She has a lot to do for the world.

  7. My Blue World

    Poem About The Beautiful Ocean

    I know a place where the world is still
    where time and space have no hold
    I know a place where my heart and soul are one
    and there are stories left untold...

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    I can definitely feel the passion in this poem, and just so you know, I have the same sort of passion for the sea.

  8. Magical Sunset

    • By Selene
    • Published: June 2011

    As the day ends to rest
    The sunset does its best
    Setting on fire the lively waves
    Colouring orange the nature he saves...

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    I couldn't have described it better. Such a great use of words that make you feel as if you're living the moment.

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  10. The Calling

    Poem Describing Being At The Ocean

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    The waves whisper to me, calling me to the soft sand.
    The water sweeps over my feet, surrounds where I stand.

    The breeze caresses my face, whips my hair.

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    It's all I feel when I'm watching the ocean, the beautiful sea. But something else I never saw was that it could be more beautiful if there wasn't any pollution around .

  11. Whale Song

    • By Michelle
    • Published: October 2011
    Poem About Saving A Beached Whale

    A weak bellowing echo across the dunes
    One last call for help
    Heat shimmering across the sand
    Sun slowly drying ...

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    This is absolutely beautiful! You have real talent!

  12. Storm At Sea

    Poem About The Power Of Storms

    Analysis of Form and Technique

    CRASHING waves... SMASHING seas...
    Bringing sailors to their knees.
    As they struggle to save their lives,
    Hoping and praying help arrives.

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    This poem brought a tear to my eye and I love the way that the author has written this particular poem. It definitely is top in my book.

  13. A Storm In Sea

    • By Iqbal Singh Sidhu
    • Published: June 2011

    The silence grew,
    No wind flew,
    A roar boasted all my ties,
    And I saw a mighty wave rise,...

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    Whoa! That was a nice one. Full of imagery. I could feel that very storm in the sea. I could feel the dark night of that very lonely sailor's life at stake. My mind soared up and down and...

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