Famous Mythology Poems by Famous Poets

These are examples of famous Mythology poems written by well-known modern and classical poets. PoetrySoup is a great educational poetry resource of famous mythology poems.

These examples illustrate what a famous mythology poem looks like and its form, scheme, or style (where appropriate). The poems may also contain the word 'mythology'.

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by Stevens, Wallace

The World without Imagination 

1 Nota: man is the intelligence of his soil, 
2 The sovereign ghost. As such, the Socrates 
3 Of snails, musician of pears, principium 
4...Read More
by Brackenridge, Hugh Henry
 This is a day of happiness, sweet peace, 
And heavenly sunshine; upon which conven'd 
In full assembly fair, once more we view, 
And hail with voice expressive of the...Read More
by Ginsberg, Allen
Blandly mother 
takes him strolling 
by railroad and by river 
-he's the son of the absconded 
hot rod angel- 
and he imagines cars 
and rides them in his dreams, 

so...Read More
by Dyke, Henry Van

With two bright eyes, my star, my love, 
Thou lookest on the stars above: 
Ah, would that I the heaven might be
With a million eyes to...Read More
by Levine, Philip
 A good man is seized by the police
and spirited away. Months later
someone brags that he shot him once
through the back of the head
with a Walther 7.65, and his life
ended...Read More
by Jong, Erica
 Can you imagine the air filled with smoke?
It was. The city was vanishing before noon
or was it earlier than that? I can't say because
the light came from nowhere and...Read More
by Jonson, Ben
XXV. ? ON SIR VOLUPTUOUS BEAST.     While BEAST instructs his fair and innocent wife,  In the past pleasures of his sensual life, Telling the motions of each petticoat, ...Read More
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