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Basilisk Poems - Poems about Basilisk

Basilisk Poems - Examples of all types of poems about basilisk to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for basilisk.
... Some say they are dead or were never born. We know they exist because warm breath leaves marks on a wine glass, and when that breath looks back they see through us. In the basili......Read More
Categories: basilisk, poetry,
Form: Free verse

An Indian Princess
...Sri Mahalakshmi herself Couldn't have granted me A sweeter boon than a smorgasbord Of bamboo fingers on her thighs And kiln-fired magenta bikini straps Diya, Priyanka, Chandani Jyoti, Madha......Read More
Categories: basilisk, appreciation, imagery, light, love,
Form: Free verse
The Never Born
...We know they exist because warm breath leave marks on wine glasses. In the basilisk black or bright glare we stare behind our eyes seeing them drift into life once more. As mind turns to......Read More
Categories: basilisk, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Nous In Malibu
... -Nous In Malibu- What is the most invaluable thing in existence and yet inherently toxic to hold? Knowledge. The more you have, the more you desire. As it is obtained, the only refuge is acquiri......Read More
Categories: basilisk, creation, death, earth, faith,
Form: Free verse
Basilisk's Support Group
... *Basilisk's Support Group* On the train to nowhere. Tracks leading to the end, of another bottle. Down goes the soupeur, knowing where the express leads thee. Remaining complacent in......Read More
Categories: basilisk, anxiety, confusion, depression, drug,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Caim
... "Caim" Caim in time labyrinthine tale swallowed serpentine Caim in time heart kept secure in the central fortress mine Serpentine swallowed ......Read More
Categories: basilisk, love, magic, mother daughter,
Form: Free verse
Lusus Naturae
...The dark lake only buoys its own natatory denizens, it allows some to swim, some to glide, dip or delve, but those sombre waters pull down children seeing them only as the cloud spawn of alien sho......Read More
Categories: basilisk, poetry,
Form: Free verse
...Your arsenal never seemed so weak when you showed up after countless weeks we didn't speak you were living in the moment Why does this tunnel light never seem to close? it leads me down this ......Read More
Categories: basilisk, abuse, addiction, break up,
Form: Rhyme
The Boy Who Lived
...Where magic thrives in peace, Yet no human ever beholds Of witches, wizards, wands, it is, A miraculous story that unfolds. He who mustn't be named, Power above all who desired His own life, in......Read More
Categories: basilisk, courage, fantasy, magic, power,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Sorting Hat Knew Me Well
...The sorting hat knew me well. I had a pet Basilisk and knew where they all dwell. I speak parcel tongue, but I do not like Malfoy I am waiting, barely breathing. The sorting hat is making all k......Read More
Categories: basilisk, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Terrifying a Nine Year Old For Fun
...Don’t look in the mirror I cautioned myself As if a basilisk was going to paralyze me at any second I have read of them, and they eat mammals. I wondered if this one would have to cut me up first ......Read More
Categories: basilisk, books,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member The Nightmare King
...The Nightmare King Mighty autumn ruler All powerful deity, Travels on the wings of crows Brings spooks and goblins out of hidey holes Pulls basilisk out of swampy ponds Gnashing his terrible t......Read More
Categories: basilisk, fear, october,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Crater Lake - Sleeping Beast
... I round a bend in the trail ... And gasp, literally ... The scene before me takes my breath away And I stop, transfixed by the sheer breadth of the panorama The shimmering span of Crate......Read More
Categories: basilisk, imagery, metaphor, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member You Can Run On Water
...Running on top of water? Sure, I can. No, you cannot! Watch me. I’ll be Dwammed! The green basilisk puts out her hand for the five dollars. Which is just heavy enough to drown her. The chimpan......Read More
Categories: basilisk, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,
Form: Light Verse
Die Twice Exclamation Mark
...Die twice exclamation mark. Torment signaled basilisk farce. Die twice rolled, freezing my snake eyes! What a Soul you have! And all your body a slit in my perception, a cut to deepen ......Read More
Categories: basilisk, fantasy,
Form: Free verse

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