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Best Hybris Poems

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

Thus Spoke Hybris
Aesop, Fables 533 (from Babrius 70) (trans. Gibbs) (Greek fable C6th B.C.) :
"The gods were getting married. One after another, they all got hitched, until...

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Categories: hybris, war
Form: Sonnet

And I've become the 
victim of my own hybris. 
I was ...careless and

proud when I thought you 
are harmless to me. Now I
am trying to


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© Diana Bosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hybris, absence, blue, fate, heartbroken, lost love,
Form: Choka
Premium Member NATURE'S WRATH

Nature's wrath-- incarnated as hurricanes--demonstrates Lord's indignation for the hybris of Man!*

©  Demetrios Trifiatis
    07 September 2017

* Hurricane, Irma has been...

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Categories: hybris, god, men, natural disasters,
Form: Monoku