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Best Snake Poems

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


Premium Member Snake Bit
I was thirteen and you...well you, a sophomore by then..
that night you stopped by to see me, at the Jr high game.

Friends most of our...

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Categories: snake, kiss,
Form: Free verse



A Long Loud Sigh
genius?
sometimes you are in its minimal spotted light...sometimes!
other times you just know you've been touched and you freeze,
moved but frozen...like a stranger it moves in,...

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Categories: snake, introspection, drug,
Form: Free verse
No Reservation
You Are Not Invited

--Latching onto my soul without an invitation--
Elements around my shore expose more than air
--Playing with fire is not a game you will...

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Categories: snake, abuse, bullying, deep, evil, how i
Form: Dramatic Verse
For One Pass Of Your Breath

you write your words and they make me cry
you write those word and you know i die
but i've died so often now

i held you in...

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Categories: snake, lost love, love, love hurts,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Desire LOVE Romance
All lovely words
when understood

All so misconstrued
silence envelopes our delusions

Desire, we lust the attention
at the forfeit of philosophy

Love, we crave at Kings expense
	at times
		Sacrificing those whom...

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Categories: snake, art, heart, lost love, love, muse,
Form: Couplet
Feline Alert
*The feline Texan way*

A clean coat of paint - on my nails
Red shade of lips - on my smile
Solid oak charms - on my wrist
Country...

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Categories: snake, adventure, beauty, body, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Bleeding Love
Introducing: Jan Allison & Poet Destroyer

Pierced by shards of shattered glass 
Deeper and deeper you stab me 
With lies and venomous words 
Dissecting my heart...

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Categories: snake, abuse, anger, betrayal, conflict, dark, sad,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The Goddess Of Blessed Redemption
The Goddess Of Blessed Redemption

She gave me a foundation of love's pleasures
complete with wondrous bountiful measures
she a gentle goddess of golden hues,
swept this heart away,...

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© Teppo Gren  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: snake, mythology,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member WONDERFUL WORLD
Cool wind whispers on the breeze
Shimmering sunshine warms the autumn leaves
Dragonflies dance over a sparkling lake
Slithering silently is a sleepy snake
Beauty surrounds, just open your...

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Categories: snake, beauty, nature, world,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member BLEEDING LOVE - COLLABORATION WITH POET DESTROYER A
Pierced by shards of shattered glass 
Deeper and deeper you stab me 
With lies and venomous words 
Dissecting my heart piece by piece 
Crushed like...

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Categories: snake, dark, slam,
Form: Free verse
Spider songs
Blades of grass, wet under foot, insect eyes  
Dusk, offset by the cricket orchestra 
Muted and receding into the trees and bushes,
Tickled by the...

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Categories: snake, animal, girl, metaphor, night, star, youth,
Form: Free verse
A Small Stain Of Blood
an early morning rise,
up the stairs
walk into the bathroom 
in the sink
a small stain of blood.

less than a measure of yesterday 
pulling a baby out...

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Categories: snake, child, drug,
Form: Free verse
Elemental
you spin 
the elements of your life 
in a vacuum 

coiled 
like a snake 
in perpetual hibernation 

no light 
no truth 
no reason 

no soft...

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Categories: snake, philosophy,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member FIRST CHERUBIC CHANCE
This road is snake-like except
for the crusty scales of an intestinal
late dusk. A boy treaded on the 
lane tracks lean and nomadic...
burnt shoulders grilled and...

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Categories: snake, mystery, uplifting
Form: Lyric
Premium Member ''shades of nature''
and in my dream- I find myself in a lush forest
dripping wet with life, steamy and sultry
I am one with nature and with the aqua...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: snake, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Decadent Proposal
She senses before she sees
The manicured nails - the elegant fingers
Holding out the hundred dollar bills - enticingly - so temptingly
A generous nights takings of...

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Categories: snake, dark, desire, love, lust,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member The Song of a Blind Man
The blind man held his tin cup;
Bewildered was he as he felt
Slippery hands on his own
The cup getting heavy as he knelt.

A voice said “That’s...

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Categories: snake, friendship, music,
Form: Ballad
Acts of Aggression
         Based on a quote from Watership Down:
"He fought because he actually felt safer fighting than running."

His...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: snake, war,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dancing In Horror With Fate In Blackest Abyss Collaboration with Kurt Ravidas
Dancing In Horror With Fate In Blackest Abyss
Collaboration with Kurt Ravidas

I walk mountain storm, step out to cut deep its edge
forever tempting that fall from...

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Categories: snake, art, dark, evil, fantasy, horror, raven,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dancing In Horror With Fate In Blackest Abyss Collaboration with Robert J Lindley
Dancing In Horror With Fate In Blackest Abyss 
Collaboration with Robert J. Lindley 

I walk mountain storm, step out to cut deep its edge
forever tempting...

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Categories: snake, dark, death, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Woodstock
~Woody Wood From the Hood~

Deep, inside yourself, you walk a sour way of life,
Carving my name, on every tree with a hunting knife
You log in,...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: snake, abuse, animal, bird, character, humor, slam,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Dr Suess and his Shoe Store





                  "I  LIKE NONSENSE, IT WAKES UP...

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Categories: snake, children, silly,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Treat Yourself
I invite you to go wild
laugh until your sides near burst.
And play like you were a child,
letting raindrops quench your thirst. 

Start a fire with...

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Categories: snake, cheer up, children, fun, nostalgia,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member On Four Walls
Their young strong-willed son,
ever resourceful,
has been given "time out" for bad behavior.
There is no noise coming from the room.
After two hours, 
the mother grows concerned.
Why...

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Categories: snake, child,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Lost and Found
Labyrinth paths, winding and twisting, a serpentine meandering,
otherworldly, ethereal, much too dreamy, lost and wandering;
saturnine, long raven sparkling hair that I hide behind, woefully,
tangled in...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: snake, lost, universe,
Form: Verse