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Best Talons Poems

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


Premium Member Kiss of the Eagle
Many eons passed on Earth, who only saw your face
Untouched your virgin body, floating there in space
Waxing, waning, gibbous, crescent, quarter, full and new
Selene the...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talons, adventure, space, travel,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member THE VAMPIRE
For I am death, the personification of pure evil,
The grand godfather, of legions of unnumbered generations.
Behold thy disciples, baptized beneath my crimson waters,
Of blood.
Then reanimated...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talons, dark, evil, fantasy, gothic, halloween, history,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Silent Hunter
Perched      from approaching  danger       quite at home high up on the tree ...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talons, bird, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Solemn Seduction - for contest
Solemn Seduction – for contest


soft winds are swallowed
by my wings
stolen
as the breath of lovers
waiting

unblinking eyes seducing
darkness
prying truth from camouflage

rotations of twist top head
listening for the...

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Categories: talons, beauty, nature, strength,
Form: Personification
Crimson Rain
On a still...ancient horizon,
Massive dragon wings emerge,
To the atmospheric battlefield. 
Where two legendary beasts,
Clash for the love...of a dragoness.

A battle of mythic proportions,
Of two stonily...

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Categories: talons, fantasy, love
Form: Free verse



Life and Death Across the Sky
   Life and death across the sky
some must live and some
must die
   Broken wings and slivers
showing
   Shredded hopes the
wind...

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Categories: talons, death, friendship, imagination, death, death, life,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Pedicure Virgin
I don't know what came over me that day - an instant of weakness after years of resistance, I suppose.

My beaming spouse leads me, a...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talons, humor,
Form: Prose
Premium Member The Great Horned Owl
In the daylight hours, I spend  my time
So high on a perch, in a lofty pine
Where I fluff and comb my pretty plumes
And wait...

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Categories: talons, bird, flying, nature,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Warrior Princess
Don’t think me fragile, quick to break
No, don’t ever make that mistake
My warrior spirit’s deep and strong
I can avenge when faced with wrong
I am the...

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Categories: talons, character,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Owl Parliament, Eagle Owl Presiding
Owl Parliament is now in session, so be quiet please.
All whistles, hoots, growls, grunts and screeches need to cease.

As the largest of you all, I’m...

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Categories: talons, bird, , cute,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Dancing Bird - with video link
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wtpPcmLKRFU   Dancing Bird


Yesterday, I saw a shadow dart across my keyboard.
When I turned to look outside the window, 
I spied upon a sparrow...

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Categories: talons, animals, introspection, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Am An Owl
I always hunt in dark of night
     With wings so quiet in my flight
It's hard to see me up in trees
...

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Categories: talons, bird, night,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Ante Bellum
“ANTE BELLUM”


BEIGEBest served where it can’t be seen
On Stirling Silver platters
With redruM narcotics
Delivered by sharp Blood-Red
Well-mannered talons
Strutting in sleek wet rolling tight-skirted
Long French Silk Stockinged...

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Categories: talons, america, bible, corruption, imagery, war,
Form: Free verse
Sensation
It crawls upon cold paws
To clutch with talons and claws
Nearing its prey, it hunts
With opening eyes and jaws
 
To shove with power and thrust
Upon insatiable...

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Categories: talons, allegory, confusion, mystery, passion
Form: Sonnet
Time's Loving Deceit
Anger flies with swift wings
As tedious pleas for more time reverberate through his mind
He is the servant of Time- yet takes the blame
When her clawed...

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Categories: talons, corruption, dark, deep, desire, grief, loss,
Form: Free verse
Testament
My father's abeng blew up my mother's womb
And I was chained there
Nine months in darkness drinking blood
Longing for my resurrection from the tomb
Longing to break...

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Categories: talons, politicalme, history, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In Pursuit of Reason
a single setback
prelude to an avalanche
health, friendships, property, finances
lay buried in angst, waiting for a thaw

life gone awry
paranoia intrudes
beast with talons scrapes the bones
behind each...

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Categories: talons, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Unlike Thee Athenian
Those rarer men I once fondly 
knew...                  ...

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Categories: talons, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Hundred Crows
On a walk after the worst of the Sandy storm
I slogged down the still dampening
Green grass valley rutted between
The moldering fences of the shadowed alley....

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Categories: talons, green, weather,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Jagged Eyes


Stealing light day had won
gray clouds evoke despair
choking a waning sun.

And dullness dims the air
as flower petals close
like the sun wasn’t there.

And brindled bruised splotches
dapple...

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Categories: talons, 10th grade, beautiful, fire, imagery, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Night owl
 
 As the moon sang a lullaby
to a distant star
The creatures below to sleep did sink
Except for the owl,  who didn't sleep a...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talons, animal, sleep, , Lullaby,
Form: Personification
I AM AN EAGLE
As father gave the push, my mother whispered, “Fly, my child!”
Resplendent in my feathers, yet was frightened of the wild
unknown for that where I grew...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: talons, adventure, bird, change, metaphor, symbolism,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Snowy Owl
In my white feathered coat, I look divine.
I hunt at night, but also in bright day.
My bold rounded eyes as gold amber shine.
Dawn guilds my...

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Categories: talons, bird, nature,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Spring's Rebirth
As winter's icy talons release their grip,
Leaving behind a landscape barren brown,
Spring waltzes in and proceeds to strip,
Winter of her tattered, lifeless gown,
Replacing it with...

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Categories: talons, bird, butterfly, spring,
Form: Quintain (English)
Doubts
Dear members of Poetry Soup, here I present my most awesome poem to date. 
It is best appreciated while listening to my mate Andy's recital....

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Categories: talons, dark, horror, loss, night, sorrow, integrity,
Form: Free verse