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Best Flying Poems

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


Premium Member To Lose Yourself in Poetry
to lose yourself in poetry

  in image vibrant reverently

responsibility absents thee

  thoughts sprout wings
         ...

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Categories: flying, imagery, magic, poetry,
Form: Rhyme



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

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Categories: fire, flying, stars,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member F-5 Tornado
The warm temperature drops outdoors,
    And first drops of fresh rain sprinkle.
      The thunder claps right above...

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Categories: natural disastersrain, flying, rain,
Form: Concrete
Autumn Reverie
Shifting haze, so slowly trailing
Through wood and field, now veiling
Melancholy skies, holding back the tears
With wild geese flying to meet other years.
Flames of crimson torches...

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Categories: nostalgia, autumn, flying,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I'm More
You severed my wings
For your failure to fly
But I soar - 'cause I'm more
than your ex, or your why.

11/6/19...

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Categories: flying, recovery from, strength,
Form: Quatrain



Premium Member Freedom
In solitude I dream tonight
And watch a moth in fevered flight.

It’s drawn toward my quaint porch light
And flies consumed with all its might.

Through open window...

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Categories: allegory, death, dream, flying,
Form: Couplet
The Flight of Bebo
Bebo was a bird
who could not fly
He kept flapping his wings 
'cause he knew he must try

There were two other birds 
that were laughing at...

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Categories: bird, children, flying, fun,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member ENGELBERT EFFLEFLUMP FOR DR SEUSS CONTEST
Engelbert Effleflump put on his disguise
Climbed in his orcetector and rose in the skies

For his mum hated flying and must never know
That Engelbert’s job was...

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Categories: fantasy, flying, kids, mum,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Cry For Wind
Fly so fast, cry for wind
Carry me between your wings
Me, me, tiny, olive skinned
Blood of beggars, blood of kings

Lost forever, never found
Roar your cry across...

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Categories: flying, analogy, animal, beautiful, bird,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Just A Small Poem For A Friend
         Little blue bird
             ...

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Categories: beach, beautiful, bird, flying,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Firefly Days, Butterfly Nights
one fine day they changed places
fireflies lit daytime shadows
while butterflies splashed the night
a shrewd color scheme

bright hues and exotic moon
flittering and fluttering
pure rapture under the...

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Categories: beautiful, butterfly, day, flying,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Horse From Mars
HORSE FROM MARS

It came from the sky, a gray silver stallion.
I looked up high, and I have also seen a dragon.

With so many things in...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adventure, day, flying, funny,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Please Give me Wings
Wash my heart and make it clean
Remove the grime from where it's been 

Take my idle hands make them yours
Use them to open holy doors

My...

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Categories: change, flying, god, heart,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member The Great Horned Owl
In the daylight hours, I spend  my time
So high on a perch, in a lofty pine
Where I fluff and comb my pretty plumes
And wait...

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Categories: bird, flying, nature,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Faraway Queen
The moonbeams bore you in a cradle of light smiling   
warmly a cold blue winter moon rocking over and back thoughts

Midnight mystery howling...

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Categories: angel, beauty, flying, love,
Form: Couplet
Fly To Me
Fly to me my love

on the wings of hopes and dreams

come and be my passion

a lover's symphony

Be my guiding star light

show me all of nature's...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: flying, journey, love, places,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Afraid To Fly
Life spins out of control…
today I slip into oblivion, floating without roots
over the sun, slowly turning from all I can see,
spinning against the wind, against...

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Categories: fear, flying, introspection, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ANTHONY
An angel gave wings to you so you can fly
Never will life pass you by
Toward the sky you will guide
Hovering above the world so high
On...

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Categories: angel, dedication, flying, for
Form: Acrostic
Birds eye self surveillance
Theres a man in the sky, can you see him hiding, crouching behind the grey mist rising. 
Thunder and lightning seems to guide him to...

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Categories: flying, 7th grade, blue, change,
Form: Rhyme
And The Road Begins?
Mornings are dreadful time in life unless waking beside gorgeous woman hopefully 
a not married one  husbans can be such a downer.
And when ya...

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Categories: flying, friendship, funny, happiness, introspection,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Disaster On Flight FD4465E
I arrived at the airport, along with my wife
For two whole weeks we'll live the good life
We're flying out today for a break in Italy
The...

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Categories: boat, fear, flying, holiday,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Wing Walker
Old John's birthday was approaching, he'd be seventy two
And his family asked him nicely what he'd like to  do
"Do you fancy a nice picnic...

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Categories: age, birthday, flying, funny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Gifted Pig Named Polly
Pigs that swim the Caribbean aren't just silly rumors,
Polly is just such a pig, from the island of Exumas ...

Oh, Polly loves the water so,...

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Categories: animal, fantasy, flying, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Brilliance and Madness
Brilliance and Madness

Howard Robard Hughes
Famously rich recluse
Dreams led him to the lap of luxury
Followed by nightmarish mysophobic OCD

Rich playboy aviator Howard Hughes
With movie starlets kept...

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© Mark Toney  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: celebrity, film, flying, mental
Form: Clerihew
Premium Member Wings of an Angel
up in the clouds I saw an angel
so glorious in the blue sky
her white wings, amid the clouds
she was poised to fly high
her dress was...

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Categories: angel, flying, meaningful, peace,
Form: Nonet