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Short May Poems

Short May Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about May by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about May by length and keyword.

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Short May poem by Muhammad Safa Thajudeen| Details | |

FIRST OF MAY

On the first of May,
No sweat!

Copyright © Muhammad Safa Thajudeen | Year Posted 2015

Short May poem by Lisa Lawler| Details | |

Acrostic Poem

Vanquishing emotions with preposterous actions.

Copyright © Lisa Lawler | Year Posted 2013

Short May poem by Anna J Carroll| Details | |

Mother May I Haiku

Mother may I go
Mother may I sleep at night
Mother may I lay

Copyright © Anna J Carroll | Year Posted 2012


Short May poem by Dan Prizner| Details | |

Spring's news

A bee in a bud
A silent morn unfolding --
Robin's song singing

Copyright © Dan Prizner | Year Posted 2014

Short May poem by Robert Heemstra| Details | |

Love You

I say I love you
You may laugh or you may cry
You may run away

Copyright © Robert Heemstra | Year Posted 2013

Short May poem by Christian Childs| Details | |

Peace of Nature

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

Copyright © Christian Childs | Year Posted 2013

Short May poem by Donald Meikle| Details | |

Verbal Adjectivity

March marches madly
May may or may not be wet
August is simply august

Copyright © Donald Meikle | Year Posted 2007

Short May poem by Julia Ward| Details | |

MAY

My emerald, sparkling;
An emblem dear to me.
Yes, my birthstone - green delight.






Copyright © Julia Ward | Year Posted 2015

Short May poem by BL Devnath| Details | |

KNOWINGLY AND UNKNOWINGLY

There's probability that bad one may use good thing in bad ways knowingly whereas ignorant may do unknowingly

Copyright © BL Devnath | Year Posted 2012

Short May poem by Cynthia Jones| Details | |

Giant Sunflowers -Lune-

Giant sunflowers dance under the warm summer sun. Copyright Cynthia Jones May.1/2006

Copyright © Cynthia Jones | Year Posted 2015

Short May poem by Paula Swanson| Details | |

My Quiet Place Of Mind

In my quiet place
Where no one else may enter
I alone may speak
To unbury the words sought
Within my mind, I find peace

Copyright © Paula Swanson | Year Posted 2010

Short May poem by Pranab Jyoti Rava| Details | |

Slender Truth

tainted it is to me
ruthless it may see
usurp it may glee
tangible it may be
hoax as it may flee

Copyright © Pranab Jyoti Rava | Year Posted 2013

Short May poem by Cynthia Jones| Details | |

Starlings -Senryu-

Starlings wait outside for the blackbirds to come 'round so they can kick butt. Copyright © Cynthia Jones May.27/2012

Copyright © Cynthia Jones | Year Posted 2015

Short May poem by Spanish Rose| Details | |

Absence

Absence makes the heart grow fonder
Missing you for longer and longer

Deathly afraid my heart may burst
You may love me best...I love you worst

Copyright © Spanish Rose | Year Posted 2011

Short May poem by tom bell| Details | |

Clues, Clues, Clues!!!!

On11- He may be sad, you may not be.
On 14- If it were a detergent, Billy Mays would be a natural!
On 13- His picture will appear soon, and often.

Copyright © tom bell | Year Posted 2007

Short May poem by Thomas Martin| Details | |

Rabindranath Tagore--1861-1941

today is Tagore's birthday
the first non-European 
Nobel winner for literature
his sainted words a liberation
to many at the gates of wisdom



Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

Short May poem by landin willis| Details | |

Be True

Life may be sad,
Life may be cruel.
Though that's not an excuse,
For being a fool!

No matter what life,
Decides to do,
You must always,
Be and stay true.

Copyright © landin willis | Year Posted 2012

Short May poem by Eve Anderson| Details | |

A FLOWER

A SEED
A STEM
A SUNSHINE
A RAIN SHOWER
A BLOSSOM
IT COMES IN DIFFERENT SIZES AND COLORS
IT MAY DIE
IT MAY GROW
IT SMELLS NICE
WHATEVER IT DOES IT BECOMES A FLOWER

Copyright © Eve Anderson | Year Posted 2012

Short May poem by Jeremy Mallett| Details | |

If Death Were to Come Today at My Door

If death were to come
today at my door,
is it a risk,
a dream or a chore?
Today it may pass
or today it may come.
But will I be content
if today it is done?

Copyright © Jeremy Mallett | Year Posted 2007

Short May poem by Anthony O. Mitchell Jr.| Details | |

Whom May 2K12

Whom may genuinely possess the master key?
Whom may unlock this heart's finest within?
Whom may Houdini I with such hidden key?
Whom may love this man for the man within?

Copyright © Anthony O. Mitchell Jr. | Year Posted 2012

Short May poem by NWANDO OBIANYOR| Details | |

Rain On A Good Saturday

God gave us land
That we may live on,
He gave us the sea that we may sail on,
He gave us air that we may breathe on,
But must of all ,He gave us rain on a good Saturday.

Copyright © NWANDO OBIANYOR | Year Posted 2007

Short May poem by Matt Lirette| Details | |

My Love

I may not get to see you as often as i like.
i may not get to hold you in my arms every night.
But in my heart i truly know,
That your the one i love and i cant let you go.

Copyright © Matt Lirette | Year Posted 2008

Short May poem by Cynthia Jones| Details | |

Groundhog -Rhyming Haiku-

Walks through the back yard it is looking for some friends so they can play cards. Copyright © Cynthia Jones May.27/2012 This is my own style of poetry.

Copyright © Cynthia Jones | Year Posted 2015

Short May poem by Michael Vallee| Details | |

Chance

Everyday is a chance.
A chance that we may lose.
Lose love, life and ourselves.
If everyday we take a chance on ourselves.
A chance on love.
This life may be worth life itself.

Copyright © Michael Vallee | Year Posted 2010

Short May poem by Brenda McGrath| Details | |

The Peas Have Sprouted

“The peas have sprouted,” he said with a shout!
Old Man Winter has finally gotten out.
Soon it will be fresh vegetables and flowers,
And fighting the deer so they won’t devour!

Copyright © Brenda McGrath | Year Posted 2016