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Best Cobra Poems

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


Dance of the Firebird
Dance of the Firebird

Rosita, sultry enchantress,
dazzling Andalusian firebird,
erotically she twirls, proud
like a phoenix flashing across the sky.

Flared ruffled skirt swirls,
in hues of red, orange, and...

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Categories: cobra, beautiful, dance, sensual,
Form: Free verse



Love Strike
Upon shy reach,
His fingers touch mine—
Quickly though, they move away from me… 

I bite his lips,
Crushing his coiling coy
And snatch his hands back onto me

I...

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Categories: cobra, adventure, anxiety, cute love, emotions, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member She Never Made Waves
The spiders were crawling into her eye sockets but she was okay with it 

Like she had been okay with the mouse biting her big...

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Categories: cobra, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
Dear King-
# oi KING Mandalay

Influence by the element of air,
You had me at love’s first stare.

Ruled by the element of your water,
Emotions no one can slaughter.

You...

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Categories: cobra, adventure, fantasy, romance, me, sweet, emotions,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member SHALL WE DANCE
SHALL WE DANCE

Shall we dance, as two snakes encircling one another,
A bite to the strike, whom draws the first blood of 
Passions bitter poison.
Venomous vipers,...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cobra, animal, dance, desire, fantasy, lust, passion,
Form: Free verse



The Last Son
In my ear something whispers, tells of tales of burning blisters,
forbids the haunting of my sisters, last of sons to bear our name.
Like fleas in...

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Categories: cobra, art, truth, winter,
Form: Rhyme
Boots on The Ground
Saddle up! Saddle up! It time to go.
     I heard the Sergeant’s call
I held by rifle against my chest,
  ...

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Categories: cobra, conflict, destiny, fate, military, war,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member lost wings
A heavy weight 
Black shadows 
Upon the shoulders 
Lead heavy 
As wings fall 
Expelled from 
The garden 
That of Eden 
Bent down 
In grief 
I...

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Categories: cobra, dark,
Form: Free verse
Picnic time Aussie style
Picnic time Aussie style

Picnic time 12 noon, is dinner time
Was had beside the river
We would grill our lamb chops 
On pieces of fencing wire
Quartpot was...

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Categories: cobra, adventuredeath, old, death, old, time,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member When When Then Yoga
When When Then Yoga

When
Your downward dog is barking and
Your cat pose is meowing and
Your tree pose is swaying and
Your cow pose is mooing and
Your cobra...

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Categories: cobra, death, fun, heart, life, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Miss So and So

She’s so neg neurodegenerative,
so womb retro Neanderthal

Her backward moving bellow decisions
aren’t thoroughly modern mellow

Got lip kicker high heels
that testosterone neuter kills

Miss So and So
loves to...

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Categories: cobra, dark, image, slam, word play,
Form: Burlesque
Premium Member Legend's Last Moon
Once, ago ...
   On a loch called Ness 
      A young, shy, teary-eyed moon
 Kissed the sun goodnight...

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Categories: cobra, fantasy, moon, myth, nature, sad, water,
Form: Free verse
Up in Arms

Another wave of voter vexation
is swamping the shutdown nation

To the left, 
the windpipes are hissing
To the right,
the windbags are dissing

And all of the kitchen cabinet...

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Categories: cobra, cry, howl, people, political,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Thoughts At A Faculty Meeting
A Meeting after an eight hour day
Should include jubilant jiving,
Exciting conversation,
Lively chatter,
Not a speaker who drones on and on and on and on and on...

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Categories: cobra, teacher,
Form: Prose Poetry
Apoplectic Begat Comatose

Eh, Bebe ... 
clueless you with the wide eyes open, 
which can’t see

So apoplectic of heart,
paralyzed by the cobra sway
of changeling channel charmer words

Gen Z...

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Categories: cobra, allusion, imagery, perspective, words,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member MY LITTLE CREEPY DUDE
At the final stroking of saint Halloween eve, it seems not so long ago,
That my trusty SUV, transport vehicle unceremoniously broke down,
Right outside the local...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cobra, brother, fantasy, funny, halloween, history, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member DRACULA'S CASTLE

In the eases softening breeze leaves rustle in the crisp
Autumn air, as the creeping shadows begin to claim the
Hallows of the darkening night, layer by...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cobra, adventure, gothic, halloween, history, holiday, horror,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Confess I am Guilty
When I was just seven, so small
My best friend Jacob, outdid us all
He had a pet Cobra, cool as could be
He forgot to feed it...

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Categories: cobra, animal, humorous, pets,
Form: Verse
Premium Member THE BLOODY TOWER
THE BLOODY TOWER

I am so trapped a phantom princess, on an ethereal plain, spiritually
Forgotten in isolation's domain, in hell's chamber of brick and mortar,
In this...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cobra, betrayal, fantasy, gothic, halloween, history, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Dilettante Diaries: Going Gangsta on the Road to The Lotus Eaters at Loon Junction
“Pictures could not be accessories to the story – evidence – they had to contain the story within the frame; the best picture contained a...

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Categories: cobra, cool, courage, fun, humorous, lust, romance,
Form: Free verse
My cousin
They said you was sneaky
But your sweetness blinded 
My judgement
They said you couldn't be trust
But my heart see through flaws
My heart got me caught up...

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Categories: cobra, best friend, betrayal, blessing, corruption, courage,
Form: Free verse
The Trouser Snake
There once was a king cobra called Lance,
Who heard music and went in a trance.
People thought he was asleep,
As his thoughts were so deep.
Then he...

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© jack horne  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cobra, animalsmusic, music,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Fighter
For most of his 
Bumming around days
He was lost 
In dead end jobs
Once in the gym
He became a silhouette of youth
Weaving like a cobra
Slipping
Countering
Learning how...

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Categories: cobra, life
Form: Narrative
Premium Member MEDUSA

Amongst myths and legends shadow realm,
Dwells an ancient evil.
Beneath temples walls, and shattered ruins,
Beware mortals of what lies within the,
Burnt offerings wreckage.
In a hushed stilled...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cobra, halloween, holiday, imagery, imagination, inspirational, international,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member FUTURE PEASANTS OR POLITICAL PROPAGANDA
WOULD YOU GIVE UP YOUR LIFE 
FOR SOMEONE ELSES LIE 
I ONLY HAVE A ONE WORD QUESTION 
THAT QUESTION WOULD BE WHY 

HAVE YOU EVER...

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Categories: cobra, destiny, discrimination, history, humanity, leadership, political,
Form: Narrative