Best Ephemeral Poems
Below are the all-time best Ephemeral poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of ephemeral poems written by PoetrySoup members
Light On the Devil's Chord - Dear Lucifer
ephemeral, absence, analogy, character, corruption,
I cannot compete with something as painstakingly glorious as you
Envy is but a humbling tumble down a steep, rocky hill
I am crushed in your fits...
Infatuated love Limerence
ephemeral, desire, love, romance,
Lost in your elegance,
if only time could stand still
to capture this memory eternally.
Reflection of the moon shimmers
upon tranquil waters
in congregation with the stars,
as we sail...
The heartaches of living are many
The comforts of living are few;
The truths we are told are not many
And the lies we were told have come...
je t'aime 'neath a Banyan Tree - Erotic Verse
ephemeral, i love you, inspirational,
The story behind this poem
The curiosity of many of my readers (many of them women) was excited in my previous poem ‘Passion in Black and...
ephemeral, future, life, , atheist,
“I am certain that I have been here as I am now a thousand times before and
I hope to return a thousand...
On Such Divine Evenings
ephemeral, august, eve, joy, metaphor,
Aye, Spring-tide ...
On such divine evenings, thus, are perfect odes not freely spun?
The Perseids, dancing their jigs - evanescent stripes of golden ire,
under a tapestry...
A Butterfly's Ballad in the Faraway Land
ephemeral, beauty, love,
I get a glimpse of you
A soft hue of light lavender rising in my dawn
gliding fervently in sun-kissed breeze
An ephemeral beauty enchanting the depths...
The Butterfly's Ballad
I get a glimpse of you
A soft hue of light lavender
rising in my dawn
in sun-kissed breeze
An ephemeral beauty
enchanting the depths
LIFE IN ETERNITY
ephemeral, birth, life, universe,
LIFE IN ETERNITY*
The cheerful trumpet of miraculous life, imperatively sounded in
My mother’s life-giving womb,
Heralding with its melodic tune another animation: MINE!
And as my innocent...
ephemeral, heartbreak, love hurts,
It's never anything big, just a nagging defeat
Of wanting to be exclusive in your ambit,
For in your eyes, I see an opportune disguise
Living as a...
WHAT ARE WE
ephemeral, life, love, people,
What are we but vibrant green leaves in the foliage of the tree of life, soon to be turned brown and fall before others take...
You Will Remember
ephemeral, death, emotions, goodbye, remember,
You can simply lay me there in shade of trees
that slowly breeze their umbrage with the
ephemeral sun, a caress with tenderness across this
Lullaby of the Lost
for Chris Matt's
Favorite Songs and Lyrics Contest
“We were born before the wind”
Held by angels and given wings
To fly this world ephemeral...
ephemeral, dance, metaphor, passion, sensual,
Dance for me now ...
Eyes of polished onyx pierce me like the keen edge
Of a scalpel, deftly wielded ... the black blood of my
ephemeral, death, deep, mystery, ,
Hell's perpetual fires
Burning up my frenzied desires
I'm gurgling up a rebellion
Can you feel it frothing?
You sure have claws
That scratched my skin raw
The blood is everywhere
Dawning of a Child's Mind
ephemeral, children, miracle,
Born to Wonder
How & Why
Rapt in Awe
Thee & I
Thru a child's clarion eyes
Sweet simplicities sought
What astonishing conversions
Ephemeral glimmers of light
Glimpses of eternity
Sign of the Times
ephemeral, conflict, destiny, humanity,
Satellites in space keeping an eye on the human race
Independence in place a parental pacified pallid pace
Gods of war prepare for their cadaverous command
ephemeral, loveme, me,
How do I find
Written as they are
In ephemeral ink
Inscribed in my being
It crashes me
In unanswerable waves
Patina Of Pain
ephemeral, analogy, color, image, 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...
All Beauty's Ephemeral
ephemeral, beauty, death, life, meaningful,
Would Autumn's leaves' colors dazzle us so
displayed on their twigs the year round?
Would Spring's peonies seem so full,...
ephemeral, beautiful, desire, dream, emotions,
Beauty abides, and as her lover,
I lift her veil to see transparent eyes glimmering
with an enticement worthy of seduction.
Touching some primordial passion,
ephemeral, beautiful, nature, snow,
A crystal lattice so Devine
Slowly falling on earth supine
Surely we now must redefine
Our place in nature so sublime
Such elegant beauty a shrine
A crystal lattice so...
When Sheep Collide
ephemeral, allegory, animals, confusion, fantasy,
'Tis strange where we should get the notion
That poetry expressed in motion
Should within the human form reside.
When nature gives us many chances
Unpractised and ephemeral dances
The Ghost Town
this bucolic lost town,
just ephemeral my visit,
petrichor scents of fresh rain, just fallen,
birds songs a harbinger of me,
the erstwhile past
A Senendipity Happening
I left my little bucolic home to spend a day in town,
A few hours of mere dalliance and shopping for a gown.
A mansion with demesne...