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August Poems | Examples of August Poetry

August Poems - Examples of all types of august poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for august.
Premium Member Eden I Wish
Footprints on golden sand Ripple mark daydream euphoric blind crossing another nonplus blue-sky wish fulfilment in pursuit tantalising infinite quest so faraway...Read More
Categories: angst, august, care, character,
Form: Imagism



Premium Member By August End
By August end, leaves curl on trees; sun low- our long days, lose. Deep shades of green fade in degrees with brown and rusty hues. Soon time to say goodbyes to full days neath bright skies; warm, moonlit, nighttime highs. To Fall...Read More
Categories: august, goodbye,
Form: Rhyme
Come Rain or Shine
So hot So humid But moan I must not For this our summer We’ve waited all year and now it’s arrived moans are all that I hear We moan if it rains and if it’s too hot We moan when the wind blows or when...Read More
Categories: 1st grade, august, rain,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member With An Awareness Not Perceived By Others
Let me sit down and observe the rising of the August' sun, it's gorgeous to watch it unfolding and illuminating the entire valley that was unlit! I refuge into the awakening Earth with an awareness not perceived by others, afraid to be...Read More
Categories: allusion, august, conflict, creation,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Lazy Summer Days
It seems a dream, the warming touch, A day of breeze, of clouds and such, While soaking feet at ocean's edge, And breathing life I love so much. The sand cascades between my toes, A nuanced pleasure waves compose. My joyous...Read More
Categories: august, beach, ocean, seasons,
Form: Rubaiyat



Premium Member Late August Days
Late August days, I start to feel faint hints of coming fall. The climbing sun steals their appeal. We’re still in summer’s thrall. I must not be remiss. Each season brings its kiss from Nature’s store of bliss. Pre-fall, I praise, late August...Read More
Categories: august, autumn,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Longing For The Early Morning Rain
I’m longing, For the early morning rain. The heat of summer, Is driving me insane. The days are long and hot, I wonder why I even came. I’m just longing, For the early morning rain. . I never dreamed That...Read More
Categories: august, emotions, longing,
Form: Rhyme
Somewhere in time this Philosopher stonily ponders
Somewhere in time this Philosopher stonily ponders... A poet (quite familiar with yours truly) sat at his computer trying his darnedest to craft a rhyme imagining when both parents of mine lived during their prime, when me creative father acted out...Read More
Categories: appreciation, august, conflict, environment,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Poison Pork Aphrodisiac
Hot Pot hold discards punctuality Daddy's dinner waits for her arrival Wave eruptions push sensuality Faithful fund chef clings to their survival Amazed, restrained, Romeo of Ocean Baby drips sweet dedication's poison Pork concoction mixes magic potion Car salesman...Read More
Categories: august, beach, cry, giving,
Form: Sonnet
Umpteenth heat wave since onset of summer
Umpteenth heat wave since onset of summer... sizzles Delaware Valley today August 25th, 2021 Said geographical area composed of counties located in Southeastern Pennsylvania, South Jersey, Delaware, and Eastern Shore of Maryland. Sweltering temperatures figuratively grip human zoo bipedal hominids (yours truly, an olive...Read More
Categories: america, august, confusion, death,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member August Morning
White cotton ball clouds, float above the pines The wild lavender Aster, bloom by the brook Where the fern lean over the gurgling water It’s a warm August morning, before the hot heat Every step brings me something more...Read More
Categories: appreciation, august, beautiful, morning,
Form: Free verse
Avid Bookworms On The Loose
The American Library Association implores cognoscenti tubby alert for impersonators, who call themselves Ernie and Bert took a page from Sesame Street Playbook oft...Read More
Categories: adventure, august, books, courage,
Form: Rhyme
Black And Black
Today's sky is black It does not means That I Am suffering or I am sad It simply refers to the colour Visible black colour of the Quite Black sky No one to escalate The blackness The dullness Of this vivid black canvas Someday I might...Read More
Categories: august, beautiful, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Anxiety went into overdrive regarding
Anxiety went into overdrive regarding... "check engine light" being on I desperately clutched (the Peanuts stuffed animal) Woodstock to help me absorb shock. What invisible agent provocateur née ghost in the machine sinister force hell bent to rob me of every red cent, whereby...Read More
Categories: anxiety, august, computer, encouraging,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dog Days of August
Dog Days of August When my friend has something to say, He lets me know in his own way. He wags his tail and pricks his ears, And barks out loud for me to hear. Sometimes he’ll act ridiculous And get...Read More
Categories: august, childhood, relationship, summer,
Form: Quatrain

Specific Types of August Poems

Definition | What is August in Poetry?