Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

Haiku Butterfly Poems | Haiku Poems About Butterfly

These Haiku Butterfly poems are examples of Haiku poems about Butterfly. These are the best examples of Haiku Butterfly poems written by international PoetrySoup poets

If you don't find the poem you want here, try our incredible, super duper, all-knowing, advanced poem search engine.

Details | Haiku | |

DESTINY

ugly and awkward
only purpose to survive
until she cocoons

destiny won't crawl
springs forth in fanciful flight 
angelic rebirth

*the destiny of the butterfly!

Sponsor: Leonora Galinta
Contest Name: A haiku with a theme and title, "Destiny" 
Date: 6-8-14


Details | Haiku | |

haiku 30 Spring's warmth

Erased for publishing


Details | Haiku | |

Destiny

A despised beauty Who once belonged to the ground Now soaring with wings


Details | Haiku | |

Butterfly Bush

Purple butterfly
Bush grows weary with it’s load
Covered with gold wings


Details | Haiku | |

Peace of Nature

Peace of nature shows
how relaxing life can be
and can show you truth 


Details | Haiku | |

Haiku 8 - bees and butterflies, ants in action, shimmering pools

what new plant is this
flowering bees this morning
and butterflies too?

running to and fro
a group of ants in action
searching for food

bathed in the sunshine
shimmering pools of water
pulsating with life


Details | Haiku | |

Butterfly In A Bottle

Slowly opens the eyes
Amazed, flutters to the skies
Contained. Settles and sighs.


Details | Haiku | |

Butterfly


a red butterfly
quivering upon a rose ...
ephemeral glow


Details | Haiku | |

Lost butterflies

 Leaves swirl in the wind
            Lost butterflies hitch a ride
                            New destinations
                                          ``


Details | Haiku | |

Butterflies Dancing

Butterflies dancing

On top of the old gray barn

Across the paved road


Details | Haiku | |

Haiku 5 - mournful cries, way of nature, flight into eternity

mournful cries fill the air
mother bird calling for its baby
eaten by the cat

mantis catches butterfly
I am sad: yet, that is 
the way of nature

loud feathered thud
- flight into eternity
deceptive glass pane


Details | Haiku | |

Caterpillar

Caterpillar dreams
of wings and sweet nectar -
while munching tough leaves.


Details | Haiku | |

Butterfly

big two eyes
wing face
nice flower is watched 


Details | Haiku | |

Butterfly

    Pretty butterfly
Fluttering its tiny wings
   Floating in the air

 Flapping and swaying
Pretty butterfly dances
 In the gentle breeze


Details | Haiku | |

Bug Glee Morning

Bees are a buzzing.
Butterflies fill the dawn sky.
Crickets chirp their song.


Details | Haiku | |

Haiku 11 - butterflies, dragonfly, old tree

gossamer wings pulsating in the air butterflies in flight a dragonfly skimming the water's surface taking a drink rugged and gnarled the bark of an old tree home to many insects


Details | Haiku | |

Azaleas in Spring

stronger sun of spring; 
azaleas and butterflies 
wild color riot  


Haiku syllable count 5/7/5


Details | Haiku | |

Colors of Spring

flowers  in warm spring;
the butterfly flutters by
colored and jealous




Haiku: syllable count 5/7/5


Details | Haiku | |

Fragile

A promise breaking:
The sound of a snapping twig
Or butterfly wings


Details | Haiku | |

a wide-eyed child

a wide-eyed child
leaps into a woman’s arms –
a butterfly lands


By Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen
Copyright January 20, 2014

Written for Poetry Soup Member Contest: Beauty 
Sponsored by Shadow Hamilton


Details | Haiku | |

Nature's Erasures

Butterfly soars O’er charred, black, Forest floor …Life returns once more…


Details | Haiku | |

WINGS




wings of gossamer gently pulsating the air butterflies in flight


Details | Haiku | |

Butterfly On Moon









                                                Butterfly of night
                                             Ascending  moon's lake
                                                   Rare sublime


Details | Haiku | |

YELLOW BUTTERFLY

Yellow butterfly~
flying toward the petal
of morning glory.


Details | Haiku | |

First Date

Ball of butterflies;
knots of anticipation,
tickling me within.

Pick-up at 7;
ready to go around 8.
patiently he waits.

Off to the movies;
holding hands, clumsy and shy,
ever so awkward

Horror flick on screen;
sharing popcorn and candy,
snuggled in close.

Walking home slowly;
lean in;first kiss at the door,
foot popping galore.


Details | Haiku | |

monarch butterfly

monarch butterflies
wings flutter about the vine
grace the passion fruit


Details | Haiku | |

Stained Glass

Monarch butterfly
Black and orange stained glass
Fluttering softly


Details | Haiku | |

Haiku 1 - bees and wasps, butterfly, dancing leaf

jostling in the garden
bees and wasps compete
for the flower's favours

perched on a petal
butterfly uncoils its tube
then injects the flower

a gust of wind
the dried leaf leaps up
and dances in the air


Details | Haiku | |

still, still

days of mary ann
drivin an cryin all night
the sun blows up cold


Details | Haiku | |

Happy

Pretty visitor
Golden, colorful wings sigh
Murmuring happy


Details | Haiku | |

Haiku - 22

pastel butterfly fluttering colors spill free strong winds stream upward _________________________ A P.D. butterfly Contest ~


Details | Haiku | |

Haiku on Butterfly

falling back-boyhood
from butterfly to larva
the dark blue mourning


Details | Haiku | |

Butterfly Words Haiku Medley

The word butterflies
Flitting past the paper net 
Illusive to me

I open my heart
Showing them my thought flowers
Enticing them in

I catch every one
Feed them from my soul’s nectar
They fly now to you.

Open your heart wide
Give home to my butterflies
My love’s on their wings

Eileen Manassian Ghali


Details | Haiku | |

a caterpillar sleeps

a caterpillar
sleeps in its chrysalis --
a butterfly wakes

jack horne for gail's butterfly contest


Details | Haiku | |

HAIKU SPARKLE


Linger here then
On restless shores;
Support lost causes


Sooner not later
Tides change;
Not always better


Politics like jam
Or peanut butter spread;
No use without bread


Speak softly
Mutter wisely;
Politically correct


Once in a while
Truth entertains fear;
All hell breaks lose


I think of you
All the time;
Retrospective anthem


Listen and learn
My father said;
He's dead, I'm afraid


Loiter and see
My mother said;
She's dead, it's true


Strange voice tone
Less dreary than me;
Out of this time zone


Mr Eliot he said:
"Mermaids don't sing to me;
I wake up and I drown..."


Thinking makes sad
Feeling turns bad;
Know now I am mad


Thinking and feeling,
Doing No-thing;
Enlightenment comes


Look now
Don't stare;
Then you'll see


Leon Enriquez
13 May 2014
Singapore
(Vesak Day thoughts)


Details | Haiku | |

Butterfly Haiku

Seeking sweet nectar
the butterfly flutters by
teasing the flowers.


Details | Haiku | |

Chaotic day

Chaos you endured
today must mean billions of
butterflies took flight.


Details | Haiku | |

Wild flowers


      wild flower meadow
      a colourful patchwork - 
      butterflies linger


Details | Haiku | |

IS THIS FEBRUARY

A February month is unseen standing;
Hearts stop to an end
The mirror of an invigorated blot.


Details | Haiku | |

Begun

	Beneath the unhandsome dawn
The sun and the moon isolated themselves
As I gaze up, lost.
 


Details | Haiku | |

TESTAMENT


Firm old man
Obstinate ways;
Will and testament


Lawyer consult
Due diligence;
Making a will


Retirement daze
So much to learn;
At my own pace


Human nature
To nurture;
Null and void


Means testing
Between old flames;
Wants and needs clash


Beauty greets
Truth is silent;
Love presides


Calm in chaos,
Stillness moves;
Cause and effect


Mindful knowing
Worldly ways;
No-thing fills void


Go beyond things
To unseen grace;
Herein is home


Learn to "Let Go"
See how you feel;
Embrace blissful rapture


Noise and conflict,
Opposing ideas;
Plunge into storm's eye!


Fatigue funnels
Body battery flat;
Deep sleep recharges


Echoes fade away
Dying day liberates;
Flight of night visions


Heavy eyelids
Boulders crashing;
Rejuvenation begins


There is a gap
In between takes;
Point of pure peace


Words like notes
Musical scales rhyme;
Poetic impulse


Conflict
Collision;
Cacophony


Tale for sale
Malt and ale;
Booze never fails


Wine culture
Red and white;
Sensory exfoliation


Hello
Small talk;
Goodbye


Listen
Rumour has it;
Be happy now


Rumour
Riot;
Reaping


Twilight and luna
Lunatic wiles;
Moon glow magnetic


At the end
Start again;
At the beginning


At the start
End again;
At the ending


Three simple lines
Touch of magic;
Haiku fragment


Good day
Good night
Goodbye


Leon Enriquez
29 Apr 2014
Singapore


Details | Haiku | |

moths and butterflies

Moths and butterflies
Cycle of births and rebirths
Moths and butterflies














 Moths and butterflies/haiku Copyright (C) rajat kanti chakrabarty 23 November 2014


Details | Haiku | |

HONORABLE FEELING


From "Modern Love And Other Poems"



It's raining! I joy
	The whispers half-mist 
Of the rhythmic motion 
	That has become
So deep with the sound
	Of your name:
My love is coming!
	My life is dying!


Details | Haiku | |

haiku 11 19 2014

butterfly river
flows through the woods angels greet
god creates heaven


















haiku 11 19 2014 haiku/nature category:angel, butterfly, god,                                    heaven, nature, river
©rajat kanti chakrabarty


Details | Haiku | |

haiku today butterfly larceny



                                                 creature larcenous
                                         rainbow cries her colors  melt
                                                  on butterfly wings











 haiku today butterfly larceny/haiku copyright (C) rajat kanti chakrabarty 11/26/2014


Details | Haiku | |

Petal Butterflies

Minuscule flutters,
White wings flapping through the day:
Petals in the breeze.


Details | Haiku | |

'Butterfly Wings' (Haiku # 4)

‘ Butterfly Wings ’    Haiku # 4

Look … Butterfly Wings
Those Fragile, Beauteous Things
… The Crowns of Wind-Kings