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Best Scorpion Poems

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Premium Member Scorpion
Collaboration: James Swartz, LadyLabyrinth





"Scorpion"




Lack of water leads to lack of life
exposed beneath the Sun like blood
from the tip of a Scorpion’s tail

Corporal attitudes aligned in...

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Categories: scorpion, desire, imagery, life, lust, psychological, sensual,
Form: Free verse



The Turtle and the Scorpion
The scorpion and the turtle? Have you heard this story?
They are mortal enemies in natures scheme of things it can be gory’
Anyway this is a...

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Categories: scorpion, faith, evil, faith, trust,
Form: Rhyme
Darkest Destiny
Out of hell’s breath the Devil’s Coachman comes and turns
around the tale to woe twists as the world creeps backwards
underneath the clay slithering sacrificial savagery...

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Categories: scorpion, dark, halloween, horror, imagination,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Darkest Destiny
Out of hell’s breath the Devil’s Coachman comes and turns
around the tale to woe twists as the world creeps backwards
underneath the clay slithering sacrificial savagery...

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Categories: scorpion, dark, halloween,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Hello Bad Boys
FINAL EPISODE OF PURE FANTASY
Hello Bad Boys!

The starry, twilight zone high above, this night
With it’s shooting stars, and the moon, so bright,
Looked heavenly, even Venus,...

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Categories: scorpion, earth,
Form: Free verse



Be of Good, Compassionate Courage
Dandelions…
They flutter, now I see
Fiery lions…
They're dancing with me
Sunlight…
Come out and shine down 
Moonlight…
Shun out my darkened frown

I am the infinitesimal stars in the tranquil,...

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Categories: scorpion, confidence, courage, encouraging, endurance, hope, muse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Crone
A warning breeze bore tale of a familiar and fiery rage;
in the dread of night, a crone hobbled, accursed of her age  
by smoldering...

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Categories: scorpion, courage, dedication, fantasy, lonely, mythology, star,
Form: Quatrain
Whispers In the Dark
I was fed a brain scorpion tonight.
Small sting...  but a cute glimmer of the things to come.
Hypodermic needle pinning point blank on my frontal...

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© Amy Green  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scorpion, fear, me, mystery, , cute,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tanabata-w
Look at the 1st quarter moon of the 7th
Day of the 7th month in the naked sky.
There! The two stars Vega and Altair
Blinded by love...

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Categories: scorpion, stars,
Form: Verse
The Last Son
In my ear something whispers, tells of tales of burning blisters,
forbids the haunting of my sisters, last of sons to bear our name.
Like fleas in...

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Categories: scorpion, art, truth, winter,
Form: Rhyme
Don't Lose Faith
Raise me up to His healing stream 
Don’t adhere to crazy-chaotic Calamity, my dear
Make believe is a dreary, dragging dream
Thrive to survive, my darling, and...

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Categories: scorpion, courage, deep, emotions, encouraging, endurance, faith,
Form: Free verse
Scorpionegge
Scorpion sting is more painful
than the venom of a snake;
headache,cold,fever coupled
with peppery feelings.

On lifting the old wet brick,
It moves swiftly to 'bite me',
Scorpionegge sensation flows
through...

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Categories: scorpion, animals, nature,
Form: Dodoitsu
The Phoenix
Once upon a time I was obsessed.
Once upon a Rhyme I was posessed.
By the fires of a single flame.
Somewhere in the flame I found this...

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© Edgar Poe  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scorpion, me, me,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Gilgamesh
GILGAMESH . . .  

Story has it you used your power to run amuck
Putting fear into the people, and brides in Unuk

So the people...

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Categories: scorpion, adventure, best friend, brother, character, deep,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Africa
Take a journey through the East African Plains soaring temperatures of 120 degrees and that is in the shade. Intensified sounds of insects humming and...

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Categories: scorpion, africa,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Canto XVII Hell translation
“Here the fierce with the thin pointed tail,
Who passes mountains and breaks arms and walls!
Here who with stench can the world assail!”

So my duke started...

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Categories: scorpion, fantasy,
Form: Terza Rima
I Can Do All Things Through Christ
....Whom strenghtens me.................................
My Father knows that this child's life has been strewn
Littered about with sorrows, sins and darkness ? Still these eyes
Behold his infant innocent;...

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Categories: scorpion, angel, art, autumn, love,
Form: I do not know?
Zodiac of Cinquains
Aries
Cardinal sign
The Ram. Colour: Red, like
your beautiful hair, as soft as
lambs wool

Taurus
Fixed sign. Earth sign
Artistic. Creative.
Your inspiring words stand strong like
the bull

The Twins
Mutable sign
Gemini. Positive,
like...

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Categories: scorpion, friendship, lovebeauty, beauty,
Form: Cinquain
Chaka Zulu
Chaka Zulu 

Dlungwana son of Ndaba!
the greatest warrior of all times
conceived out of wedlock by his mother Nandi and his father
voracious one of Senzangakhona
son of...

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Categories: scorpion, april, farewell, father, fathers day, feelings,
Form: Narrative
Sex
Deep in the soft shores;
A mountain-scorpion
Wonder still. 
...

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Categories: scorpion, wisdom,
Form: Haiku
Simile Whim
Once upon a whim
The sideways swinging motion
of an excavator’s limb
Spurred a trivial notion
That the way it goes
is like an elephant’s nose —
How it fed from...

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Categories: scorpion, basketball, fun, simile,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member FUNNY ALPHABETS FOR KIDS




           FUNNY ALPHABETS FOR KIDS

          ...

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Categories: scorpion, cheer up, children, nursery rhyme,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member A curious choice
The stone's angle
offers no cover
as she lay 
openly exposed.

Her pedipalp mane, disheveled
by the soft reverberation
of an accidental intruder.

Whose mouth will froth?
Whose stunned lungs will blanch?
Whose...

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Categories: scorpion, animals, life, nature, social, me,
Form: Free verse
Centipede Scare
A centipede found its way into our home
My hairs stood on end for hours on end! 

And while we tried learning about it on Google...

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Categories: scorpion, fear, giggle, insect,
Form: Ballad
THE SUN RISE
With a terrifying water flow
The gang of floods attacked her happiness
Pierced thorns into the muscles of her joy

In a twinkling of an eye
To the grave...

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Categories: scorpion, abuse,
Form: Elegy