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Best Chameleon Poems

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


Premium Member Yesterday's Fragile Truth
Betrayal has devastated your heart
blocking love’s magic before it could start.
And depression's quagmire entraps your soul
as disparaging lies exact their toll.

Chameleon clouds change to match...

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Categories: chameleon, angst, betrayal, depression, hurt, imagery, lost
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member It Was Her Poetry Seduced Me

When Thor struck his hammer
upon the flat ground on Earth
it was the pieces withstood the blow we named rock,
constructs we came to know as the...

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Categories: chameleon, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cloud - Recited
http://youtu.be/X5lfjFatgZU

Floating in the sky...
Changing patterns fill my eye...
What will you become?

Vagabond and wanderer...
Riding wind so high,
No matter where it blows.
You thumb your way to places
I...

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Categories: chameleon, me, nature,
Form: Free verse
Broken English
I love my broken English

Am in love with my broken English

Am honored to have two other languages

The ability to think from language to language is...

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Categories: chameleon, africa, appreciation, birth, blessing, culture, language,
Form: Bio
Chameleons
Chameleons

  Chameleons we must be

      In a world forever changing

         ...

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Categories: chameleon, life, people, philosophy
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member I Am An Artic Wolf
My silky ivory coat keeps me warm in the artic climate,
my keen senses search for prey in the Alaskan wilderness-
When I encounter the mighty mount...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: chameleon, animal, life, , cute,
Form: Verse
Premium Member In Pursuit of Reason
a single setback
prelude to an avalanche
health, friendships, property, finances
lay buried in angst, waiting for a thaw

life gone awry
paranoia intrudes
beast with talons scrapes the bones
behind each...

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Categories: chameleon, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Patina Of Pain

PATINA OF PAIN

Beneath the kaleidoscopic chameleon skin
the concept called color doesn’t ever change,
blood flows always as red stream in the vein.
The truth dwells beyond the...

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Categories: chameleon, analogy, color, image, pain,
Form: Rhyme
Josie's Last Call
You frolic with playful abandon
Oblivious to obligation
Such wobbly legs prove hard to stand on
Chameleon charmed by temptation

I don't know why your halo's all bent
Your soul's...

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© John Weber  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: chameleon, family, loss
Form: Rhyme
Opaque People


I’ve never been where they’ve been,
chasing mirage in desert storm.
I look into their still eyes,
see their vision transfixed on illusion,
the shroud of dust spreads on...

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Categories: chameleon, dark, metaphor, symbolism,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member SHE-TIGER
SHE-TIGER

She-Tiger patiently watches,
 In shadows,
Dark concealing realm,
Green eyes pierce nights,
 Blackening shroud.
Ever weary, seeking motions,
 Movements,
Beware the bush itself seems,
 To come alive,
Beneath moonlights twilight...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: chameleon, adventure, animal, beauty, imagery, imagination, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
I Am Who I Am
I Am Who I Am

Date: Wed, Dec 23 2015 at 8:11 PM

I don't wear no disguise
My True Self I can't hide
Without God I don't want...

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Categories: chameleon, i am, spoken word, storm, truth,
Form: Free verse
LOVE
Cessation the love
Household has been scattered
When love lost

Humming in the community
Malicious gossip in the society
Disorder in the society
Degrading the society
Society has been scattered
When love lost

Humming...

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Categories: chameleon, absence, abuse, addiction, adventure, age, allegory,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Cupid's Golden Bow
Cupid's golden bow and arrow in hand 
always hits the target to the tightest degree
shedding his green skin like the chameleon he is 
the frog...

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Categories: chameleon, allegory, desire, devotion, emotions, feelings, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Life Never Saved
Before I go hide,
I shall rest in the tide-
After the waves,
my life I shall save.

I needed this life-
I craved a passion so strong, 
knowing all...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: chameleon, death, fishing, goodbye, loneliness,
Form: Verse
The Garden
My autumn wine; white winter rose
Please tell me how your garden grows?
I’ve lost my touch, I feared as much
You are fragile and it shows

Can I...

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Categories: chameleon, inspirational, life, lost love, love, philosophyme,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sestina of Self
I am the center of raw and wild feelings.
Born from an ancient spirit of infant and child.
Falling back in a womb of darkness, myself I...

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Categories: chameleon, childhood, cry, fear, hope, introspection, love,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member Time Lost In The Current
         Find me in the salt of your drifting tears,
    deep chameleon waters of...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: chameleon, emotions, fear, ocean,
Form: Verse
Dream
This dream that human cherish so much
as the night cherish the stars,
yet it is all but vanity.

Flocks of people upon the flattered twin
that enormously opened,...

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Categories: chameleon, allegory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cupid's Golden Bow
Cupid's golden bow and arrow in hand 

 
always hits the target to the tightest degree

 
shedding his green skin like the chameleon he is...

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Categories: chameleon, beautiful, beauty, love, romance, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member AND ON THAT DAY
   AND ON THAT DAY…
   (APROPOS MLK: PART 1)

And on that day we will rise
And raise the hued shades of ignorance
And...

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Categories: chameleon, africa, appreciation, black african american, dedication,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member MONDAY WITH BLUE BRUSHES
Still life.  What bite have my grapes and plums?
I capture the glaucous coating — the powdery residue.

A fairytale gown needs just the right godmother-dusting...

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Categories: chameleon, art,
Form: Free verse
Estranged Angel
She was an estranged angel 
On the backbone of a boar 
She never put her hair up 
Was a missile without a war 
She broke...

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Categories: chameleon, abuse, addiction, angel, betrayal, crazy, dark,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Second Coming
Chartreuse moss insinuates itself
into cracked brick as leprous eucalyptus
line the path, fallen leaves contorted 
into coral spines on weathered terra cotta.

Traveling between the trees I...

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Categories: chameleon, nature,
Form: Alliteration
Leaving Me
The shine came off of her back that day
under the magnolia tree
She sprawled her arms like tree sized roots
and swayed with the swaying breeze
It was...

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Categories: chameleon, imagination, introspection, nature, peace, tree, tree,
Form: Rhyme