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Best Sapphic Stanza Poems

Below are the all-time best Sapphic Stanza poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of sapphic stanza poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Spring Dawn
             When the silky light teases, slowly filters
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Categories: day, imagery, spring,
Form: Sapphic stanza



Premium Member A Spring Miracle
April's mist has filtered the early sunrise,
Meadows spread their blankets of colored rainbows
Newborn lambs have nestled in clover cradles,
christened by dewdrops 





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By Carrie 3/17/15
For Craig's...

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Categories: beauty, morning, nature, spring,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member A Macabre Dance
silky, shapely, shameless seductress, swaying

   tantalizing, torrid, entangled twining

      languid, luxe, libidinous, luscious luncheon ~

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© P.S. AWTRY  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dance, dark,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Church Dinners, A Rumination
Bless the deviled eggs and the preacher’s children.
Grab a piece of fried-to-perfection chicken.
Coca-cola cake or banana pudding?
~ Prodigals welcomed






January 29, 2019
Sapphic Stanza with a JUX...

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© P.S. AWTRY  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: christian, nostalgia,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Gentle Patterns
Shifting sands beneath me leave soft impressions
Like the gentle etchings upon my pages
It is not my goal to create a pattern
Ever enduring



February 3, 2019
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Categories: introspection,
Form: Sapphic stanza



Simulacrum
   Scintillating hues disperse on blank canvas,
        electric essence sparks azure palate mauve;
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Categories: imagination,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Dragon's Tooth
A top the verdant mountains of nirvana,
A most limitless effulgent radiance
Across azure sky, spilled crimson horizon;
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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: fantasy,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Still Night
Still night, calm night, night ever quiet, peaceful,
Be thou always here when the day is over;
Restful, silent, filled with the fallen dewdrops,
Gleaming in moonlight.

Still night,...

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Categories: creation, moon, mystery, night,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Kokopelli
Listen!  There’s a melody wafting sweetly,

Tempting blossoms liltingly. Watch enchantment!

Kokopelli’s bringing the beauty nearer.

Magical flautist!

For the Sapphic Stanza Number Three - Poetry Contest of...

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Categories: spring,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member springtime flowers
 

deep and dreamy, whispering, calling softly
falling teardrops, memories, sadly floating
hearing mother murmuring from the garden
talking to flowers



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March 26, 2015


Poetry/Sapphic Stanza/springtime flowers
Copyright Protected, ID 03-657-308-26
All...

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Categories: dream, flower,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member AMBER PRINTS


Lady fair meandering verdant hillside
Tracing amber prints of a night that glimmers
With the vintage lace from a rosy springtime
Breathless her senses.





Sapphic Stanza # 3 of...

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Categories: beauty, seasons,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Spring Promise
Spring Promise


Longed-for joyous promise—our Spring delivers
Budding Crocus, Pansy, Magnolia, Dogwood,
Easter's symbol, Lily so white, arisen
Life from dead Winter.


© Sandra M. Haight 2015 
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Categories: spring,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Sappho
Crimson lips, lovers awaken with a kiss
Creamy white skinned Goddesses resting
In a time where Socrates lusted after Sappho's 
Poetry and art.
 
The Grecian people worshiped...

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Categories: love
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Sapphic
Holding Adonis

In another place and another lifetime,
gazing into eyes that gazed back with passion.
Kissing you, loving you and how you touched me.
Summer’s moon watched us.

Are...

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Categories: lost love, , sweet
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Enticing romance
Springtime, yellow daffodils nodding  gaily
Tulips open like poppies in the sunshine
Plush grass sprouting creating luscious cover
Enticing romance
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Categories: beautiful, spring, daffodils,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Moorland
Winter’s dusk forlorn on the moor has found me.

Sky has cried its tears; now I soak in stillness.

All at once, I hear in the gloaming...

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Categories: hope,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Bonded with Spring
In the meadow birds glide with feathered motion
Quiet wondrous eyes with a gentle freedom
Capture Spring's soft ambiance and lush promise
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Categories: nature,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Becoming Spring
     Winter’s newborn fusses in blustered billows;
Colicked thunder rumbles from tantrumed lightning.      
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© david mohn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: spring,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Veritable Love


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Categories: allegory, love, passion,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Hope, Hushed
Bound by doubt, I stood there amidst the Bluebells,
          Watching where she'd been but a moment...

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Categories: beauty, flower, longing, love,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Dragon's Tooth
We rode out of Camelot, sun arising, 
five knights led by Galahad all bold and true, 
on a quest to slay a marauding dragon,
at Arthur's...

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Categories: death, evil, fantasy,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Sapphic Nonesense
Beware, social media's worldly platform,
Blameless, guilty wannabes shower esteem,
Heady headlines bathing in common manure.

Knowing one’s neighbour.

Selfie, groupies searching for public reason,
Poetry kindled reframed and lovers...

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Categories: angst,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Yesterday's Shadows
Hell-and-gone, my dreams are the bane of angels
          Crimped with light, yet ceded to swim in...

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Categories: appreciation, lost love, memory,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Simulacrum
A literacy theft of a line or phrase
the facade, simulacrum of a writer
creating a mirror image, deception . . . 
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Categories: how i feel,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member trying to kill too many birds
Purple, polka-dot flamingos and buzzards 
frolic near the sleeping volcano lake.  It
wakes and rumbles, crumbling the Haunted Mansion!
~~Driving me Crazy

"Failed to nail it! Poetry...

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© P.S. AWTRY  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humorous,
Form: Sapphic stanza