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Best Sky Poems

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


Closer
    The sky resembles the robin's eggshells
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Categories: sky, hope, life, love, peace,



Premium Member Autumn Afterglow
Autumn Afterglow

As halcyon summer days 
    wave goodbye
Bucolic trees seen from 
    an autumn sky
Become a cynosure 
 ...

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Categories: autumn, october, sky, tree,

Premium Member The Guise Of The Blue Jay Skies



F  l  y  i  n  g

a sailing tailwind
in cerulean streams
through beams colored creamsicle -
are wings reflective of turquoise truth 
and...

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Categories: sky, autumn, bird, blue, conflict,

Premium Member MAGICAL MOONLIGHT - A PANTOUM
I watch moonbeams dance on an inky sea
Clouds drift on by, oh how the moon does shine
Moonlight shadows always fascinate me
This ever-changing scene is so...

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Categories: moon, nature, sea, sky,

Premium Member Changing Sky
Come, watch with me my darling child, before you go to bed
Here, hold my hand, while evening comes and takes the day away
Evening shadows tiptoe...

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Categories: nature, sky,

Premium Member In This Sky of Night
I look at shining stars in cobalt sky
with just one wish to make on only one
of billions of them in this Galaxy
where we're just one...

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Categories: romance, sky,

Premium Member To Sail the Sky

Cast tie-lines to the shadowy depths above
                  ...

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Categories: sky, adventure, imagination, metaphor, sea,

Premium Member Gone Forever
Here I sit amongst the long grasses and the reed,
in a solitary place, where my breath is freed,
on an Indian Summer's evening on the lake...

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Categories: autumn, nature, sky, summer,

Premium Member Beneath October's Sky
red flames of desire
as I hold my lover close. . . 
the sky has caught fire...

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Categories: romantic, sky,

Premium Member On Such Divine Evenings

Aye, Spring-tide ...

On such divine evenings, thus, are perfect odes not freely spun?
The Perseids, dancing their jigs - evanescent stripes of golden ire,
under a tapestry...

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Categories: sky, august, eve, joy, metaphor,

Premium Member Lullaby My Lustrous Twilight

Golden-flecked bliss   
of enraptured blown-kiss   
stardust bestrewn   

Beguiling skies   
bespangled sequin eyes   
shimmer in...

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Categories: sky, angel, dream, heaven, night,

Summer
       summer's lavish brush
canvas stroked in billowed swirls…
    daydreams framed in blue 

   ...

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Categories: sky, summer,

Premium Member Soaring Hawk - A Haiku Series
Soaring Hawk poised high
Back drop a deep sapphire sky 
Winds in attendance

Mighty wings unfold
Caressing the Wind Spirits
They lift and support

Circling Hawk perceives
Rainbow circle on a...

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Categories: sky, beach, beauty, bird, flower,

Premium Member A Blanket of Stardust
“Stardust is falling!” I heard my son cry,
his small precious face looking up at the sky.

“Stardust?” I echoed, and thought how my son
had such a...

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Categories: fantasy, sky, stars,

Premium Member Beyond the Horizon
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Categories: dream, freedom, inspirational, sky,

Premium Member Absinthe Leaves
In the firmament of trees
October's eye
looks down in cruel azure
on summer's absinthe leaves,
flocking like survivors
to a mortal haven.
Autumn's blood magma
creeps through leaves
bequeathing fire 
and brittle...

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Categories: autumn, imagery, sky, tree,

Premium Member The Ferris Wheel
I can't describe just how I feel,
when I go round on a Ferris wheel,
the lights, they shine so bold and bright,
above the carnival grounds tonight.

My...

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Categories: sky, fun, happy, night, nostalgia,

Premium Member Rainbow Skies
What would skies be without the mist,
Clouds colored by the dawn, sun kissed?

Such splendor rising pink and blue,
Lavender, silver, gold spun too.

Their shapes float softly...

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Categories: color, nature, sky, sun,

Blossoms and Bubbles
Effervescent laughter blows over vales
then falls soft to glaze new blooms posed genteel.
Gracious stems lift smiles to foamed skies surreal,
riding on sunrays of shimmery sails.

Splendid...

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Categories: sky, dream, flower, joy, love,

A Silent Prayer

On silky sky, a silent prayer
for God and love and stars live there.
In light of sun and milky moon,
in depths of dark and crests of...

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Categories: faith, prayer, sky,

Cassiopeia
She hangs upside down in her night sky chair,
Chained to the heavens by ropes of bright stars
With rubescent cheeks and moonlight-soaked hair.
 
Wrists raw with...

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Categories: sky, fantasy, night, beauty, beauty,

He is the Night


He winks as the moon winks.
His eyes twinkle as the stars
sink low just for him.
They are drawn in fascination 
to his unique charms
(as in a...

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Categories: love, night, romance, sky,

When The Sun Sets
When the sun sets, The stars shine with no regrets. Darkness fills the air, The moon gives light with every care. The darkness is easier...

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Categories: sky, adventure, art, fantasy, happiness,

Premium Member Riding Horses with Dad
I weave through the rocks of a rough winding trail
Up through the boulders and sage
Following a ridge to the top of the hill
I'm a young...

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Categories: dad, father, sky,

Premium Member The Golden Hour
Gorgeous boy, your skin shines in the sun’s golden hour.
Waves of your jet-black hair, short-cropped like Caesar's 
dripping tendrils on a chiseled brow, wisps beside...

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Categories: sky, beautiful, hair, introspection, life,