To celebrate National Poetry Day, here's a list of our favourite hot air balloon poems. Be inspired and capture the magic of ballooning on this once-in-a-lifetime experience in the skies. national poetry day Hot Air Balloon I saw a hot air balloon flying over my house: Most of the time, it was as quiet as a mouse, But, every so often, its burners suddenly roared, And higher, up into the sky, it suddenly soared. Read full ‘hot air balloon’ poem. By Angela Wybrow hot air balloon soars Gentle and Easy the Hot Air Balloon did Float gentle and easy luminous clouds, I touch flight..... exquisite freedom By Rick Parise See more poems by Rick Parise. Dreams of Gold Sunlight skips across tired waves like a child skimming pebbles of gold. A fly away balloon leaving trails of candy hues fading into the night dreaming dreams never told. By Zeraphear See more poems from Zeraphear hot air balloon sunset flight Hot Air Balloon I'm leaving town I'll be back soon I'm taking a ride in a hot air balloon. The noise is loud when the burners fire. The heat takes me up higher and higher. I float in the sky. It's a wonderful thing. Now I know why flying birds sing. By Joy Acey See more poems from Joy. hot air balloon flight burners Hot Air Balloon I saw a hot air balloon flying over my house: Most of the time, it was as quiet as a mouse, But, every so often, its burners suddenly roared, And higher, up into the sky, it suddenly soared. Read full ‘hot air balloon’ poem. By Angela Wybrow