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Best Peacock Poems

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


White Peacock
White Peacock

Snow-white
beauty unfurls 
embroidered silk plumage, 
fashioned by fingertips of the
Divine.


01-12-2015

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Categories: peacock, beautiful, bird, nature,
Form: Cinquain



The Memories of a Dancing Peacock

The Memories of a Dancing Peacock 
( Based on a true incident captured in my Camera )



I was in a mood to sing, and

The Peacock...

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Categories: peacock, inspirational, music, nature, song, music, beauty,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Peacocks and Predators

The raptor and the peacock hence,
Sit pensive on a rambling fence.
The first, inclined to be the host,
Jumped down to claim the nearest post.
The pea averse...

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Categories: peacock, animal, identity,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member Young Brilliant Poet That Left Us Far, Far Too Soon Second Poet In Dedication series
Note:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percy_Bysshe_Shelley
Percy Bysshe Shelley,  Born 4 August 1792
Horsham, Sussex, England[1]
Died , 8 July 1822 (aged 29)
Gulf of La Spezia, Kingdom of Sardinia (now Italy)
Occupation	Poet, dramatist,...

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Categories: peacock, appreciation, art, assonance, beautiful, blessing, encouraging,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Christmas Mourning

There it lies, forlorn and tragic,
     Christmas, mourning for its magic,
       Awaiting on an angel,...

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Categories: peacock, child, childhood, christmas, daughter, grief, loss,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Blue
Blue is natural in its beauty.
It can be icy like the Arctic
or calm and stately like a spruce.
Blue is deep like the Aegean; indigo,
or cobalt,...

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Categories: peacock, blue,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Fortunes Of My Tears

I see the future
in the constellation of my crystal tears
as you siphon the sparkle off what’s left of my joy.

Heavy is my heart where you...

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Categories: peacock, angst, conflict, depression, fate, love hurts,
Form: Free verse



Rainbow
It struts peacock-like when the rains have gone,
but visible from only the one side,
to folk who from behind sun shines upon,
those facing its bright rays...

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© Viv Wigley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: peacock, rainbow, relationship,
Form: Sonnet
NOTHING IS MORE POWERFUL THAN LOVE
I am seated in a bed-like rock
Under the foothills this is a single block

The Sun rises behind my back
Though I face hills in the west,...

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Categories: peacock, feelings, happiness, journey, love, nature, peace,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member A Barn's Bridge -
A girl gleams in her ink dreams
sittin against barn wall sqeakin like a soul freakin,
voices from an unpopulated country
dancin and rockin on her soul's farmland...

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Categories: peacock, baptism,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Bewitched
Ageless and amazingly, the nerves sing,
butterflies flutter within the begin
like the bowed tension of a cello’s string.

Let the trailing flow of sweet kisses sting.
Pain so...

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Categories: peacock, love, passion
Form: Villanelle
Premium Member Blood and Coral
Dusk seeps lapis
The horizon looms in blood and coral
Crows emerge from peacock plumes
shrieking caws of darkness
wings flap their incessant onyx
Talon wounds of starlight 
multiply and...

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Categories: peacock, day, morning,
Form: Imagism
He Was A Gentle Soul
Few had time for Andrew Moss,
he was no star of the gym.
A boy once broke his nose and jaw
because he smiled at him.

He had no...

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Categories: peacock, death, for him,
Form: Rhyme
HER
“H” represents the humility she 
displayed from the moment she 
opened her eyes; 
“E” would suggest a revision of 
evolution, 
Because it would take many...

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Categories: peacock, devotion, feelings, woman,
Form: Free verse
Without A Clue

The guests were partying in the big house
a burglar sneaked in armed with a lead pipe
Mrs. White in the kitchen bastes a grouse
Colonel Mustard had...

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Categories: peacock, games,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member - SEEING BEAUTY -

      Why have all a beauty ideal
      Every day we make aesthetic judgments of each...

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Categories: peacock, people,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Lollipop, Lollipop, Lollipop
Lollipop, Lollipop, Lollipop
Remember way back when?
Gummy bears and peppermint sticks
Such treats when we were ten

Teenage years weren't far behind
Raging hormones and pimply skin
And puppy love...

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Categories: peacock, life,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member TWO FACED HEAVEN
TWO FACED HEAVEN


I walk slow in a globe of puffy clouds 
Dancing midair, a concerto, harp plucks
From right to left are angels in white shrouds
their...

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Categories: peacock, character, christian, earth, heaven, leaving, life,
Form: Dizain
Premium Member Spring Showers
Soft sunlight streams through Nimbus clouds
A sign, a foretaste of coming spring
When hills and fields bring forth rich foliage 
From humble green grass to royal...

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Categories: peacock, love, spring,
Form: Free verse
,,,COLOR,,,,
               CRAYON 

You can find me in the zoo. 
Never ...

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Categories: peacock, slambeauty, beauty,
Form: Light Verse
THE COLOR BLUE
I have a passion for the blue color
Dark blues like the deepest oceans
Or light ones as the brightest skies

Navy blues bring out the poet in...

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Categories: peacock, color, funny,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member To Cherry Blossom
Vain cherry blossom, loud and peacock-proud,
you flutter at the oak tree with disdain.
His spring display is workaday and plain,
whilst yours draws veneration from the crowd.
You...

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Categories: peacock, nature, spring,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Rock-Paper-Scissors
My son, Mark is four years old
With scissors he cuts papers and folds
Till he crafts canoe
And once he is through
He'll tag, “Canoe to be sold"


One...

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Categories: peacock, funny
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Magic Beans
Magic Beans of Many Colors

In a magical fairyland I reside, 
herons, toucans, rainbow lorikeets, peacock angels,
hummingbirds, ostrich, even a cockatrice
of magnificent colors that harmonize.
They take...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: peacock, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Blue
 Blue can be icy like the arctic.
Cold yet passionate in its own way.
A blonde boy’s light blue eyes enticing,
A sleek Corvette hugging the highway.
 
Blue is...

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Categories: peacock, color,
Form: Quatrain