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Best Nightingale Poems

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


Premium Member Silent Nightingale
A rhapsody of
rock and roll rain,
tango twisting winds,
samba snow flakes, 
step, skip, spin and swing.

So the subdued sun 
remains solemnly shy as its 
orchestra of...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: nightingale, analogy, assonance, weather,
Form: Alliteration



Premium Member Simple Mutterings - The Nightingale
                  Oh, with great delight, from
out of the...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: nightingale, beautiful, bird, song,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member No such thing as forever
We all arrive alone naked and vulnerable,
crying our eyes out, not knowing -
this is the first day of the rest of our life.
I guess the...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: nightingale, analogy, death, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Stone
The Tale below was carved one night
Upon the Stone, by candlelight
...most won’t believe, but some just might
.........most won’t believe, but some just might



  ...

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Categories: nightingale, body, death, fantasy, kiss, love, me,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Silent Goodbye
I forgot myself today
as melancholic melodies 
overwhelm each beat
of my wandering heart.

The sanctimonious sun deceives
as a bitter breeze breathes
against sullen silent surfaces.

Recycled emotions penetrate
with a...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: nightingale, absence, i miss you, lost love,
Form: Prose



Moonlight Madness
MOONLIGHT MADNESS

The moon falls out like a secret above the frisky clouds
Daylight and night the stars come in crowds
Like a glistening diamond, I can't stop...

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Categories: nightingale, adventure, art, beauty, love, me, moon,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Thoughts drifting into night's allure
Aromatic sweet fragrance permeates our air
In eminence of your fragile Jasmine flowers
As lovingly you engage slender ruby buds
Tending to green foliage in softest of whispers
In...

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Categories: nightingale, love,
Form: Verse
Premium Member TO THE FLOWER
TO THE FLOWER

Your scent beckoned my weeping heart to painless flight;
amidst a garden where God dusts His pretty love.

Spring tints are pure and fragrant, free...

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Categories: nightingale, beauty, environment, flower, imagery, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Voice
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Categories: nightingale, imagination, journey, metaphor, symbolism,
Form: Masnavi
Premium Member Love Songs
Nightingale, the full moon rises
sing me from the Sassafras:
mock the sounds of motors passing,
trill sweet of the small brook's flow,
warble out a troubadour's tale,
call my...

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Categories: nightingale, nature,
Form: Verse
Premium Member A Sweet Song
 In skies of blue or stormy seas
I am awed by nature's beauty
 In fragrant rose where beauty grows
 I praise the Lord who made...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: nightingale, beauty, nature, daffodils,
Form: Rispetto
Reaching the deepest Ocean
My Beloved,
   Can you read me between the lines and verses,
   Can you feel my tender scarlet heart throbbing,
  ...

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Categories: nightingale, loveme, me, , Lullaby,
Form: I do not know?
Love's Music
Love’s Music

If music be the food of love, play on;
play on, oh my Beloved.
Let the sweet melody of your song
fill the dark realms of night...

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Categories: nightingale, romantic love,
Form: Free verse
The Forest Green....
As early dawns sunlight, of golden glass....

Now drips from the ambient forest of green

Showers of light reflected, from across the pond

Gazing amid the cabins threshold;...

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Categories: nightingale, hope, life, love, timebeautiful, beautiful, love,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Dark Reflection
...and the Demon spoke,
its voice deep and mellow like smooth satiny chocolate,
"There is more, much more then good and evil,"
the words thunderously whispered.
The verdant emerald...

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Categories: nightingale, dark, evil, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Regret
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Categories: nightingale, allusion, fantasy, imagination, love, metaphor, spiritual,
Form: Masnavi
Premium Member - Friend With Death -

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Categories: nightingale, blessing, health, perspective,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Trees
 The tree that held the forbidden fruit
     Held our destiny in its roots
The ancient secrets that it kept
  ...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: nightingale, tree,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Am Why

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Categories: nightingale, god, i am, love, spiritual,
Form: Ghazal
Music of Love
Music of Love

On cloudless, starry, starry nights,
you sit on your moonlit patio,
under the cool canopy of Royal Poinciana trees
showing-off their flamboyant scarlet petals.
Cradling your beloved...

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Categories: nightingale, beautiful, love, music, romantic,
Form: Personification
Nightingale's Watch
Through somber steps each climb is made;
The fruitless efforts fail.
Thus, love unshared and work unpaid
Disturbs the nightingale.

In song it copes
With fears and hopes;
From limbs it...

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© Mike Ruff  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: nightingale, death, depression, loss, lost love, love,
Form: Rhyme
NATURE
Nearly everyday, the 
     nascency of new lives 
         never fails to inspire;
Nature's...

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© Jo Daniel  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: nightingale, beautiful, creation, god, nature,
Form: Verse
These Seasons Which Sing in Silent Symphonies
These seasons which sing in silent symphonies,
   like the hush of a new age,
   like portals to pretence,
   actualized...

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Categories: nightingale, beauty, nature, poetry, poets, seasons,
Form: Classicism
Premium Member A NIGHTINGALE'S SONG




Perhaps in time, I’ll know hereby
When in deep sundown and the rain
 A nightingale brown tweets my pain;
In lone tempo, its forlorn cry.

This warbler perches...

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Categories: nightingale, bird, music,
Form: Rhyme
The Heart From Which Flows the Waterfall
There is a little sprinkling of love down deep,
  a wee twinkling (light) ---
  without which we couldn't exist;
  like light upon...

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Categories: nightingale, earth, heart, hope, life, metaphor, spiritual,
Form: Classicism