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...
hybris, absence, blue, fate, heartbroken, lost love,
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
hybris, god, men, natural disasters,
Nature's wrath-- incarnated as hurricanes--demonstrates Lord's indignation for the hybris of Man!*
© Demetrios Trifiatis
07 September 2017
* Hurricane, Irma has been...