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Best Magpie Poems

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


The Magpie and The Butterfly, A Terzanelle
I look out upon a lonely Magpie,
I feel a great stirring deep in my heart,
As he gracefully glides across the sky.

He’s always searching for his...

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Categories: magpie, butterfly, love, marriage, passion, butterfly, lonely,
Form: Terzanelle



Premium Member The Maid, the Magpie and the Mirror
Gazing, at its own reflection is the Magpie.
A magic bird, a mystical creature, with a soul
and the power to see things, the power of scrying.
It...

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Categories: magpie, adventure, allegory, bird, death, faith, family,
Form: Sestina
Magpie
I have a friend who is, to the best of my knowledge, a magpie.
All shiny, all sparkles of metal and glass are placed in my...

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Categories: magpie, friendship, me,
Form: Free verse
My friend the magpie in the morning sun
Each morning I hear the warbling
As she sits in my tree
She greets the day in happiness
And when I go to water my plants 
She follows...

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Categories: magpie, nature, world,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Magpie
Magpie   


Magpie, this jewel of a bird with songs that flicker like a candle.
These notes, the enchantment of a thousand mornings.
we cannot capture...

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Categories: magpie, beautiful, bird, song,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Cacti Fungi And Magpie


More than one cactus plant is called a cacti
Must follow that a bunch of fungus are called fungi
Sounds kind of Asian
If I may be so...

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Categories: magpie, humor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Amid the jagged shadows
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"Amid the jagged shadows of mossy leafless boughs; "
                ...

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Categories: magpie, dark, fear,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Little Girl Barefooted and Grass Stain Knees
skies of rainbow blue as ocean moves
girl’s sassy swirls of soft tangled hair,
where pearls would dare clasp its curls

glow in her eyes special gentle blue
waves...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: magpie, adventure, childhood, girl,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Joy Through Her Loving Ways
Rainbow skies, ocean current withdrew.
Girl's pert swirls, soft unbound hair, where pearls
shelled mollusk would dare to clasp its curls.
Radiance eyes special gentle blue.

Three feet exhilarating...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: magpie, day, dream, girl,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member A View From A Window
The dawn unfolds beyond my fractured windowpane
and breezes tease while drapes, like serpents, slip aside
exposing worlds that race and run aground, insane,
displaying scenes obscene that...

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Categories: magpie, society,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Wolf - Part 3
...... Part 3 ......


The old wolf creeps, the old wolf leaps
on prey he’s been a’ trackin’ –
a deer adorned with branchin’ horns
is torn by beasts...

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Categories: magpie, nature, old,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Rare Cooking This Fine Morn
Rare Cooking This Fine Morn

To have deep-thoughts, dreams a poet slowly eats
Or spiced casseroles of ink-piggy feats?
Meals written on yellow paper to enjoy.
Chinese fried rice...

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Categories: magpie, appreciation, art, creation, food, imagination, word
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member RAINY MORNING
  

Rain upon my window
An early morning treat
Water pooling by the door
Then running down the street

Magpie sitting in the tree
Looking wet and cold
Wishing for...

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Categories: magpie, rain,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Fallen



“The Fallen”



Remote,
he sees himself 
in the reflection of cold close 
yet distant shop windows, 
his final journey along the 
Hard Time Road
walking alone, 
unforgiven, no...

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Categories: magpie, family, freedom, friendship, god, i am,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member It can't be art

It can’t be art 

Spun in a windstorm of caustic insisting
Plastered like mud on the walls of Pompeii
Frescos of joy before charcoal was misting
Writing in...

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Categories: magpie, angst,
Form: Rhyme
Darkness state of mind
Darkness state of mind
 
Darkness can be state of mind,
And sadness makes you sort of blind,
Although the sky is grey as grime,
Weak brained tripe, here...

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Categories: magpie, adventure, voice, voice,
Form: Ballade
Premium Member Over the edge, four flights up
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I opened the rusted iron gateway
bound in chain and wire, to find a landing
caked in muddied footprints, scattered about like roaches
Magpie shadows course the rain...

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Categories: magpie, fate, imagination,
Form: Free verse
Plumes In Rooms
Counting hours like chickens
     waiting to get fried
until my last pressures get
     properly denied
by that amnestic ruckus
     compelling my stride.

My revelry extracts your
     most suspicious eye
while I collect brains...

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© John Weber  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: magpie, lost love
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Green Spanish Eyes - Part 1
Ah Consuela! Invoking vast vistas for visions of green Spanish eyes,
I discern them again where she left me back then,
                 as we kissed when she...

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Categories: magpie, bird, dark, green, lost love, me,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Green Spanish Eyes - Part 2
Continued from Part 1
Ah Consuela! I’m watching the vertigo veiling her green Spanish eyes,
while the drumbeat pounds, droning, the rhythm sounds, moaning,
                 of jungles Jamaican...

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Categories: magpie, green, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Chalice of Murdered Crows






"The Chalice of Murdered Crows"





How many moonbeams
would it take to overflow 
my chalice bathe me naked
dew kissed diamond glistening
bare skin freedom feet seeking
my missing, slow...

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Categories: magpie, dark, destiny, fate, love, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Never Land Part 8
    The Monk of Mock has fled the flock caught knocking up a tween.
     (She brought to light...

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Categories: magpie, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Stalking The Locals
On a town near the Murray
He came with a flurry,
When innocent townsfolk walked down the street,
A squawking black and white villain
With evil intentions inside him,...

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Categories: magpie, kids, funny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Feeling To Remember
I walked across the pasture green
In search of something yet unseen
And as I reached the hill's crest
What I saw below I felt truly blest.

I very...

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Categories: magpie, adventure, happiness, life, nature,
Form: Free verse
Bangladesh
Bangladesh my Homeland,
Bangladesh my Dreamland,
Bangladesh I love you,
Bangladesh, I live for you.

The green flag out of the red ball,
Plays the flute on golden grains tall.
The...

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Categories: magpie, appreciation, bangla, passion, patriotic,
Form: Ballad