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Best Butterfly Poems

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


BUTTERFLY KISS
*BUTTERFLY KISS*

I'm still alive and I don't know why?
My heart survived falling from the butterfly sky

Caught by the hands of destiny
With visions only I can...

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Categories: butterfly, fantasy, heart, hope,



Premium Member MY GARDEN
My garden is such a colourful sight,
with pretty roses and scented sweet peas.
An abundance of blooms, what pure delight!

Beautiful butterflies gently alight
on flowers dancing on...

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Categories: beauty, butterfly, flower, garden,

Premium Member Bluewing Falling

Her magic is drawn 
from an ocean's 
million hues 
reflecting 
boundless skies

slain by her trembling perfection 
you grab hold of her 
to save yourself 
...

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Categories: beauty, butterfly, sad love,

Premium Member The Butterfly
Enroling  you a worm (cumbersome and)
hairy, you- scimitar of leaves
Knows the pain ,writhing pupae
Abandoned and convicted
Constricted hanging straightjacket
Squirming like a jackrabbit
Gagged nocturnally - ...

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Categories: angel, beauty, butterfly,

Premium Member Among Butterflies Sought

Is
This
Nature's Glory
As a quarry?
Alone and at peace
A life, a new lease
I pull up a piece of land
Take a little time to mend
This rainforest trembles
An open...

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Categories: betrayal, butterfly, conflict, dark,

Premium Member O' Butterfly
O' Butterfly, a child, disgraced, was charmed without a chance
Beguiled, exquisitely endowed with wings of fragile lace 
Such innocence would glaze her eyes, as gossamer...

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Categories: butterfly,

The Late Blooming Iris
Lately I have paused, pondering death
But I'm not fit for it's journey yet.

It's not that I loathe meeting death's kind
It will be, for me, an...

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Categories: appreciation, blessing, butterfly, change,

I am the dancing Butterfly
Sometimes when I find myself adrift 
I transform into a dancing butterfly 
Escaping with imaginations and wanders off into Wonderland  
It's a world only...

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Categories: adventure, butterfly, fantasy,

Premium Member Beauty Kisses The Beast
Sun golden shining warm upon the back speaks
wind cutting cold chills freezing thoughts held
captivating love standing a vigil faraway dream

Touching warm fingers of light in...

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Categories: angel, beautiful, beauty, butterfly,

Dreaming With Butterflies
FLUTTER BY                       ...

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Categories: butterfly, nature, nostalgia, seasons,

Premium Member The Butterflies Dance - Whitney
 ~The Butterflies Dance~
 (A Double Whitney)


 The sun is
 so warm and nice
 there is cheer 
 everywhere cause
 spring has sprung
 one more...

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Categories: beautiful, beauty, bird, butterfly,

Premium Member The Butterfly
I pursued a butterfly through the woods.
It fluttered, just always beyond my reach.
The more I pursued, the more it teased.
Stalking it, like prey, it just...

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Categories: children, philosophy, butterfly,

Premium Member ''Fluttering Gems''
As I stood in my garden amongst my flowers,
       a parade of blue butterflies was drifting;
past my lovely brilliant...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: butterfly, flower, garden,

Premium Member Gods at the Comedy Club
The house was full
Of Gods and deities
The curtain call was soon
The water vasos were poured
And became the finest of wines
The bread multiplied
The baker you see
Was...

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Categories: art, butterfly, gothic, humorous,

Premium Member Butterflies of Saturn
Here are butterflies that skip 
Dull steps of metamorphosis
No isolation in coocoons
No gorging grubs like fat balloons
 Pure genesis on snow kissed  flowers
Comes with...

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Categories: beauty, butterfly, fantasy, metaphor,

Premium Member - When The Demons Blossom -

My thoughts whirring
When life freezes the blood

Actions that burn in hell
A fire that burns forever

Terror -  their empire of hate
Fearless, they control our destiny

Terrible...

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Categories: angst, butterfly, conflict, earth,

Broken Nevermore
Broken Nevermore 

Out along a sunrise stroll, a garden’s early view,
I find the most enchanting scene of vibrant colored hue.
When there upon the walking stones...

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Categories: butterfly,

Premium Member Eternity in Sunrise
  Spring awakens to remnant snow
  As winter meets his quietus, he has to go
  Soon daffodils will lithely sway
 And spring's...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: butterfly, daffodils, spring,

Premium Member Shape

       Bb                 ...

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Categories: beautiful, blessing, butterfly,

The Butterfly Flutters By
The Butterfly Flutters By

On a steamy, sun-drenched, summer Sunday,
tree leaves delightfully dancing to the tune of 
a warm, welcoming, wandering breeze blowing,
metamorphosis now complete, 
no...

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Categories: beauty, butterfly, garden, nature,

Premium Member Global Warming
As I wake up to the dawn of another day
I wrestle with myself and ask why bother
Just another day, without any warmth
There is a chill...

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Categories: butterfly, flower, rainforest, wind,

Butterfly Bush
Purple butterfly
Bush grows weary with it’s load
Covered with gold wings
...

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Categories: butterfly, inspirational, nature,

A Butterfly Inside
I feel a butterfly inside;
its wings are cramped within my breast.
The weight of flesh, o dull cocoon,
prohibits my free flight. At best
I only soar inside;...

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Categories: butterfly, death, freedom, metaphor,

Premium Member canvas of pond


canvas of pond etched in gray...

lotus frames a halo



Rick Parise's One Broken Monoku
by nette onclaud
12/1/2014
...

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Categories: butterfly, water,

Premium Member Poetry is a Risky Business
Poetry is a Risky Business

The Recipe for Poetry

Open stereo
Turn volume medium high
Poor 3 shots of whiskey
Add 2 bottles of wine
Open 1 bag of chips
Add one...

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Categories: art, butterfly, candy, cheer