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Best Epyllion Poems

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


Premium Member Ragnarok: The Storm
With the end of days upon them
Nears the time of final battle
In the halls of high Valhalla
Asgard senses its death rattle

In the forest crows the...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: weather,



Our First Gift Rediscovered
Those old memories crash
     Like frenzied hurricane waves
          Upon our sand and...

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Categories: imagination, life, love, passion,

Dancing In The Sandpipers Ruins.
The walls have fallen and the grounds overgrown,
If you’d never been here you might never have known,

The stair that lead nowhere from the cracked ocean...

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Categories: happiness, inspirational, life, love,

Activity #28
"Such beauty"
"Such grace"
"Such wonder"
"Such waste"

That is what they said to me
As she climbed the forbidden tree

Some said she'd make it
Some said she'd fall
Some tongues stood...

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Categories: allegory, imagination, love, passion,

It's your attention to detail
Gentle caresses sweep my skin
with creeping tenderness,
devouring every curve of my body
and feeling its sizzling melt 
against your skin.
Your loving gaze enters my soul
striking away...

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Categories: husband, imagination, life, love,

THE HUNTRESS
A pursuer at an precocious age,
Instantly able to set the stage.
Unaware of the glare from a piercing stare,
Calculated thoughts and moments planned; the prey would...

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Categories: fantasy, passion

Late Night On Salisbury Ave.
The meadow's radiance gradually dimmed
and evening littered far and wide
it encouraged the unfamiliar 
and everything uncertain.

The night accelerated sounds of anticipation 
as a thousand strangers...

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© Angie Mae  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: faith, hope, imagination, life,

Premium Member Cannon Lee
The ocean shatters on the banks of my despair
where I stand above the cliffs in mournful yearning there,
amid the thunder and the lightning
that cracks the...

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Torturous Twenty Four.
Forlorn in midnights vastness
Twinkling cousins as patient companions
She covets him
Her blushing glow pacifying the empty night
Descending toward dawn
Anxious Lingering

He will come for her…

Slowly the stars...

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Categories: hope, imagination, inspirational, life,

I Love You
You'll always be my only,
Your beauty is so much my weakness.
Your smile is usually-
The only reason i end my days in happiness.
Your wonderful figure,
Added on...

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Categories: best friend,

Reanimation Damnation
Quiet is the night, laid blight amid this infernal necropolis
Loosely mantled soil, smother marrow of perished veneration
Yet windows still aflame, a dormant witness to troth...

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Categories: death, fantasy, grave, imagery,

Motherland
Motherland (Eclogue) 

In the country of my forefathers, 
Economy is friendless and upset, 
Politics are sleeping with labour, 
Justice is seducing foreign crime, 
Poetry is...

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Categories: africa, beautiful, betrayal, bible,

My Purple Hibiscus
She arrived the year I thought I broke free
From the seductive hold of art and all art-meets
I shunned the temptation
But she broke into my tube
Televising...

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Categories: friendship, lost love, love,

Right Person, Wrong Time
Right person,
Wrong time
Holding to this moment
Forever intertwined
The perfect fit
My hand in yours
We have this moment
But we can't have more
Our time is short
So savor the now
No...

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Categories: feelings, heartbroken, how i

I LOVE YOU
I LOVE YOU

I compare this love with none;
You are able to keep me happy,
With just telling me I love you
Your touch is neither like nor...

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Categories: love, me, love, me,

pacman


    fat muncher sittin on the couch,
cheetos bag in hand.

 an abstract maze of orange
 cheesy dots all around him.

  still...

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Categories: allegory,

STRING THEORY
Decisions 		-	Divisions
Ingenious inventions
No will may stop the wickedest intentions
Particle accelerate
Universally formulate
We are division
Infinite density
In the vacuum
SPACE containing reality
Holographic projection
A myopic third dimensional vision
...

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Categories: allusion, moving on, science,

Forbidden Love
He stood upon the cliffs awaiting the sunrise
Watching as the last of the moon descended
Anticipating the light meeting the sea
Listening to the waves kissing the...

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© Lena Pate  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: fantasy, imagination, love, seaworld,

RELIGION Is
What's it sell. 
Cheap answers, to deep questions 
Hope for heaven, and fear of hell 
Have morality forced, the mythology? 
Divorced! Mob mentality, illegally coursed...

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Categories: analogy, evil, freedom, religion,

Veneration on Ghost
She lingers in my dreams
Like a sempiternal sense

Contrive a sense of glamour
Which makes her ineffable

I recall a lissome cynosure 
Attributed from a demure

Yet an ingénue...

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Categories: angel, friend, word play,

From Dusk Till Dawn
Distant You Were In Tortured Dreams

*Even My Imagination Won’t Let Us Entwine*

Your Eyes Spoke Miles of Unavoidable Truths

*Honesty That Should Only Exist in Reality*

Every Night...

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Categories: angst, confusion, dedication, devotion,

MOTHERS' DAY
Like a precious shell,
Out of the million,
Are you to me.
Of all the women,
Out of the umpteen,
You are the best.
My one precious stone,
I shall treassure you,
Like...

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Categories: birth,

A PHEONIX IN HER HEART
Once upon a fortunate time
I saw a princess that was so sublime.
She was *embellished with the beauty of a Seraph.
Therefore, in her heart, I sowed...

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Categories: hope, love, passion, wifebird,

A Single Shell
An egg’s hatched.
The eagle swoops in search,
For quarry to carry in its pick.

The shell cracks; emerges outwards slowly the chicks.
They shuffle tenderly with cautious steps...

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Categories: animals, fantasy, food

Show me your love
Dance along with me
utter that special word you love me
give my eyes, your cunning smile
show me you care, even if its just for a while
fill...

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Categories: girlfriend-boyfriend, romance, me,