Nature Poems

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Ah Nature, ever the poet’s go-to when blocked. Here are some of my attempts to catelogue each red tooth and fearful symmetry.

Poems about Birds:

Aves Republica

Aves Unblazoned

Barrow Bird

Corvus niger

Counting Magpies

A Malady of Arms

Plenty to Crow About

Ravencross

Swan Song

Poems about the Countryside:

Brownfield

Endless Rolling Fields

Everything from Shells

Fruits of the Verge

Stonesand

Poems about Dinosaurs & Fossils:

Ammonites & Moabites

Anti-Venom

Everything from Shells

Jurassic Lark

The Pillars of the Earth

Tellurians

Poems about Evolution:

All Life Is Here

And Saw That It Was Good


Evolution Chant

Do Kings Play Chess On Fine Green Silk ?

The Green & The Red

Life in the Colonies

There is no Plan A

Poems about Fishes & other Sealife:

Ammonites & Moabites

Asterisks

Beside the Seaside

The Benthonaut

The Blobfish

Cocky & Fishy

Jellyfishes

Life in the Colonies

Sonnet of the Portuguese


Swimming Head

Poems about Human Biology:

Anatamour

Carriers

The Golden Future

Human Nature of the Beast

Intwinned & Intwined


Microbiota

No Laughing Matter

A Poet to His Surgeon

Psycho-Allergy

Soul Lights

Sweet Placebo

Watching You Idle

We Are Legion

Poems about Insects:

The Ant-Days of Summer

Butterfly Bushwacked

Butyrumusca Getii

Flymènco

Harlequins

An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles

Kosher Insecta

Mayfly Days

One Spot, Two Spot

Song of the Straight-Wings

Summer Guest

Poems about other Invertebrates:

Hundredfoots

Isopod Nod

Nothing with a Face

Pond Life

See, Eligance !

Wiggle Wiggle

Poems about Mammals:

Attacat

The Barons of the Jungle

A Cat in Hell’s Chance

Cattle Prattle

The Change

Chief Mouser to the Cabinet Office

Felis schroedingi

Infestations & Negotiations

Longhold Tenancy

Weasel Words

Poems about Microbes:

Everything from Shells

Four Thousand Million Years in the Making

Infestations & Negotiations

Microbiota

Retro Virus

Z. apocalypsus

Poems about Plants:

Balding Trees

Bashful Bulbs

Blackfingers

Brackicide

Butterfly Bushwacked

Cherry-Picking

Cyclamens

An English Country Garden

Gordianwort

Hallmark Horticulture

The Hand Not Bitten

Last in Flower

Lightweight Bulbs

Moveable Feast

Nicholmas Daisies

Nothofagus antactica

One Plant’s Meat is Another Man’s Garden

The Other June

The Parable of the Mustard Seed

Pollarding

The Practical Gardener

Rhubarb Mutterings

The Root of All Evil

Schrödinger’s Cactus

The Sisters McBloom

Sun Serfs

Tumbleweed

Weedfingers

Poems about Spiders:

Arachnophilia

Arachubiquita

Daddy Longlegs

I Spied a Spider

Moult Litter

Poisonhead

Poems about the Weather:

Charge

Day of the Dead

The First Bounce of Spring

Forever Autumn

Heavy Weather

Last in Flower

Lift Thou Up Thy Rod

The Longest Day of the Year

Nicholmas Daisies

Open Season

Revolution of the Seasons

Season’s Fleetings

Song of Summer

Sparkle in the Rain

Storm Warning

Summer Begins at Midsummer

’Tain’t the Season

A Year without a Summer