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Best Fireflies Poems

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


In The Stars
       Written in The Stars 

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Two hearts bleached by the sun
        A...

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Categories: fireflies, fantasy, love, muse, romance,



Ice Cream
''Like Ice Cream''

Having ice cream with you, 
Brightens the entire portrait in my youth.
Like catnip for a cat 
-- the     Reese's...

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Categories: fireflies, boyfriend, fun, happiness, i

Premium Member If this was my last poem
Come to me my beloved,
save me from life's brutalities,
so this heart can soften -
sparkle like a million fireflies.

For you hold the light
to illuminate my soul.
For...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: fireflies, romance, romantic love, spiritual,

Premium Member The Enchanted Forest
The woods were silent except for the shifting 
soft sounds of his hooves as they fell upon 
the forest floor. There he stood amid the...

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Categories: fireflies, adventure, fairy, fantasy, horse,

Premium Member Summer Love Sonnet
What's not to love about a summer day?
Kissed by the sun, the warmth of its embrace
To feel the cleanse from sweat at work and play
While...

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Categories: fireflies, appreciation, nature, summer,

Premium Member A Psychedelic Whistle Plays a Rhythm into the Darkness
A Psychedelic Whistle Plays a Rhythm into the Darkness

Entering the dark side of a moonbeam on this evil lens of life,
A gruesome old man recreates...

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Categories: fireflies, dark, evil, fantasy, horror,

Premium Member Grandma still calls your name
I will always remember those uneven paths,
which led me to you - 
sorrowful reminder of promises I could not keep.
All you wanted was to sit...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: fireflies, death, grandfather, grandson,

Premium Member From My Porch
After the end of a long hot day
At the end of my rope -  with nerves all frayed
I sat on the porch…to rest a...

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Categories: fireflies, summer,

Premium Member Toddler Sky
-Toddler Sky-

Down where I sleep, 
You hold me, embrace my every way
The Marks up on my skin
You caress, taking away from the ugliness

Watching the simple...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: fireflies, blue, body, childhood, how

Premium Member Conversation
between stars and fireflies...
a quiet conversation...

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Categories: fireflies, fire, flying, stars,

Premium Member - In Norwegian it's called - LYKKEN I LIVET -



How blessed I am that you are in my life
Amazing grace whistles through the valleys one tune

You make my body sizzle with your kisses
Fireflies light...

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Categories: fireflies, beauty, celebration, heart, love,

Fireflies
It's so dark outside, my eyes can't distinguish where sand meets water. Somehow, dusk has come and gone, plunging the evening into darkness. 
 
But...

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Categories: fireflies, love, nature, me, light,

Premium Member Unforgotten Shores
Take me there to yesterday's Summer night.
Walking on the beach,
sand between our toes,
hair blowing in the breeze.

When ripples in the sea,
slowly cleansed the sand,
tickling our...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: fireflies, age, metaphor, relationship,

Fleeting Dreams
Fondly He crawled into her night
and pressed a kiss upon her cheek
Through skylight glass He watched the stars
counting her fervent  fleeting dreams.

Her dreams...

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Categories: fireflies, absence, dream, fantasy,

Premium Member CARAVAN OF LIFE




I will always be a gypsy- woman filled with curiosity
Running wild beneath a moonglow grasping fireflies;
Then to quickly scribble impressions on  leaves,  my...

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Categories: fireflies, adventure, life, me,

Premium Member Beauty Can't Compete


When the last rays of sunlight start to die
scarlet flames burn the sky, as clouds ignite.
And while the birds roost, bats begin to fly
hunting down...

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Categories: fireflies, 10th grade, 12th grade,

Premium Member Fireflies
we ran gleefully
chasing the summer’s fireflies
putting them in jars. . . 
those warm nights of our childhood -
they flickered, and then were gone...

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Categories: fireflies, childhood,

She Moves In Silence
 

She moves in silence like a jasmine breeze

through a moonlit garden walk

She doesn't journey like a star

with a lustrous shine in a celestial sky

But...

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Categories: fireflies, love,

Premium Member Slow Hand - An Erotic Romance
Walking past each other and just by chance
My heart skips a beat and my knees turn weak
Your eyes lock with mine in a fleeting glance
In...

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Categories: fireflies, lost love, lust, romance,

Premium Member Let Me Come In
Suspended like a lemon drop
 on the tongue of night
the moon melts—

there was a child who eyed the sky
through his black lashes crows did fly

Haze,...

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Categories: fireflies, childhood,

All On A Summers Eve
The screen door droops lazily, slightly ajar
Crickets croon lullabies, heard from afar
Kid’s sticky faces, betray ice-cream bars
All on a summers eve

Legs peel off chairs, from...

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Categories: fireflies, nature, sea, seasons, uplifting

Premium Member - A Psychedelic Whistle Plays a Rhythm Into the Darkness -

Entering the dark side of a moonbeam on this evil lens of life,
A gruesome old man recreates a murder time and time again, 
As the...

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Categories: fireflies, dark, evil, fantasy, horror,

Premium Member ANYTHING GOES ON A SUNDAY

As I claim my own parcel of solitude
from yesterday's banging boom,
I see heaven expanding through you
in me: fireflies  glow so rare as Sunday’s bliss,
never...

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Categories: fireflies, day, peace, silence,

Silver Threaded Divertimento


Watching a sway of a Chinese lantern
in colors the shade of your smile,
paper laced dreams in curvature shapes
suspended by silver threads
 
Ripples of koi pond...

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Categories: fireflies, beauty, love,

Premium Member My Darling Boy

     Oh ...

Have you seen my darling boy, blond hair, like corn silk, falling?
       ...

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Categories: fireflies, analogy, boy, childhood, innocence,