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Best Basilisk Poems

Below are the all-time best Basilisk poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of basilisk poems written by PoetrySoup members


Last Gasp of a Basilisk Witnessed by Five Italians
As Michael slay the dragon under God's command
Reni and Palumbo outstretched their hands
As that ancient serpent was finally cast away
Young Jacopo the dyer painted all...

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Categories: basilisk, allegory, destiny, evil, faith, god, surreal,
Form: Rhyme



The Glass Basilisk
Denying the change,
Your lipstick clutched tightly,
But beware my dear those empty promises may leave you broken and deranged,
An erratic arousal from images of the high...

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Categories: basilisk, beautiful, society,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Childish Heart
1. To the clear bidding for one, a mug wump it stands
showcasing mouthwatering care but with dirty hands
for trophy, for lust, all in a virulent...

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Categories: basilisk, adventure, betrayal, boy, character, heartbreak, lust,
Form: Lyric
Hybrid Eyes
unknown five fingers flipping lives
power based dynamic undermines the dramatic
twist the totalitarian love like lashed fragments
bastard basilisk coiled coolly over calming masks

The hybrid eyes close...

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Categories: basilisk, abuse, betrayal, dark, fear, home, prison,
Form: Alliteration
The Wild Kratts Kids
Turning on the TV
Wonders how they do it
Why they need to flee
Is a matter you know your mother wit

When the world is calm
Somewhere out there...

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Categories: basilisk, adventure, animal, child, kids, friendship, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme



Wormhole
The basilisk is looking my way
Time fragmented into memorial shards
Explosive regeneration hides pain
These flames won't cleanse my wounds

Dark strands of your hair cover me like...

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Categories: basilisk, lost loveme, , memorial,
Form: I do not know?
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...

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Categories: basilisk, imagery, metaphor, nature,
Form: Free verse
A Mandrake's Gesture: vol II.
The maiden's nipples 
swollen, her bosom
flush with excitement,
hailing her goddess as 
she slighted very 
eloquently, puissant.
The goodness they
shared was of sinful
reproach, a somber
obedience of lovers'
admiration....

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Categories: basilisk, loss, lost love, love, mystery, passion,
Form: Epic
We are fading
For the lies that wait to catch up with our sins
Days past will no longer let us relive
Heartaches, sorrow, fear within.

For graves have become our...

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Categories: basilisk, sad,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Forge of Fear
Why for oft' aflutter in fear, oh oftener of the fiery forge forelorn,
By which binds in bronze of a metallurge, wears the neck around ye...

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Categories: basilisk, evil, fear,
Form: Couplet
Abundance
An abundance of passionate thoughts cloud my mind
Visioning my hands all over you, tonguing every crevice
Casting spells of love potion number nine

Your face is my...

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Categories: basilisk, lovelove, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Curse of Lies
Up from the fluff that pretends itself tough,
Yet another hiccup puffs from a stuffed stomach,
Cuckold by syrup huffed from a scruff buttock,
With a flutter of...

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Categories: basilisk, analogy, dark, life, light, magic, self,
Form: Rhyme
A Rattling Rhyme
O, Basilisk keeping across the unsinkable surface of water,
desperately fleeing the terrible hunger of monstrously ravenous mouths,
supported by ripples of light,
as adrenaline, faith and delight...

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Categories: basilisk, animal, anxiety, death, happiness, night,
Form: Rhyme
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...

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Categories: basilisk, fantasy,
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...

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Categories: basilisk, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade,
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...

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Categories: basilisk, fear, october,
Form: Free verse