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Butterfly Poems | Examples of Butterfly Poetry

Butterfly Poems. Read and share great examples of poetry about butterflies. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for butterfly.
A glimpse of heaven
I have always thought even in the dark times That life was worth living out, at all times, That I was blessed at most times, And that made me feel good and sometimes very good at times. Well...Read More
Categories: age, appreciation, beautiful, butterfly,
Form: Imagism

Premium Member floating butterflies
butterflies float gently touching a flower.... impressions lasting ...Read More
Categories: butterfly,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member A Butterfly Dream
A Butterfly Dream Once I dreamt I was a butterfly fluttering aloft in the air or was the butterfly me metamorphosed in a dream. *** Note: "Once...Read More
Categories: butterfly, identity, perspective,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member The Butterfly
The butterfly danced in the air careless, silent, elusive, circling the room erratically. Occasionally it’s iridescence would reflect, as it floated by, on the blank white paper, long on my desk. The soft breeze from the open widow, on which...Read More
Categories: butterfly,
Form: Free verse
Beautiful Blue Butterfly
Beautiful Blue Butterfly In life we go through changes and we all start out as an egg, later down the line we grown into a larva in order to grow we had to eat and...Read More
Categories: butterfly, anxiety, black african american,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Song of The Adonis Blue Butterfly No 12: AABB
Colorful butterflies, shadow's midst light, impressively, true blue male hue, in spite of the female shadows in a brown hue, yet, it's the white margin, brilliant sky blue the wing topper real showroom stopper, BLUE STEEL ... VICTOR/VICTORIA ... partner. A...Read More
Categories: allusion, analogy, beautiful, butterfly,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member After the Storm Passes By
Did you know that Monarch butterflies will not attempt to fly in the rain because the raindrops will damage their delicate wings? They rest and patiently wait. It’s self-preservation. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ it’s okay to rest during the storms in...Read More
Categories: butterfly, rain, storm,
Form: Tanka
In the realm where love intertwines with gain, Bouquets and brands, a capitalist's terrain. Gucci labels and bags, symbols of might, Love's currency measured in material delight. Flowers exchanged for moments in time, A transactional love, a capitalist paradigm. Dubai's allure,...Read More
Categories: age, america, anxiety, butterfly,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Shadows' Whispers
In the dance of shadows, secrets unfold, A controversial tale, daring and bold. A shadow's embrace, a silent connection, Whispers of obsession, a hidden reflection. Stalking in rhythm, a dubious affair, In the moonlit glow, temptation's snare. Priceless moments, or a...Read More
Categories: butterfly, books, boxing day , bridal
Form: Kyrielle
Premium Member Song of The Multicolored Malay Lacewing Butterfly No 11: ABBA
Tropical Impressionist ascenders, colorist defenders were everywhere, Multicolored Malay Lacewings ... there, added ambiance to the fanfare years, the species are restricted to forest reserves due to its flowering host plant, Adenia's, in the regions, cate's length, colors change, sociable, pupae process, soon...Read More
Categories: allusion, analogy, appreciation, butterfly,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
A creature of metamorphosis, From lowly worm to wings of grace, A symbol of hope and new beginnings, A flitting dance in nature's space. Your wings, a canvas painted bright, With hues of joy and life untold, A splash of crimson,...Read More
Categories: appreciation, beautiful, butterfly,
Form: Narrative
Migrating Monarchs
Monarch Butterflies start off as a cocoon, then they come out into beautiful butterflies. The Lovely monarchs started migrating, then one nice bright day, they disappeared Now they're gone. On cold...Read More
Categories: butterfly,
Form: Nonet
You thought you were a big wheel in a big town But your just a small wheel in a small town We just keep rolling along when you're not around Please put your right foot forward Think of how...Read More
Categories: angel, butterfly, environment, surreal,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Brook Writes Its Blue Dream
Its fragrance,its aroma may be felt by the windy,hilly, ...Read More
Categories: butterfly, encouraging, gospel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Moonlight's Glimmer
In verdant meadows where butterflies roam You can hear the whisper of the breeze and enjoy the melody of birds I see her in the garden on a summer eve Tending to flowers versed...Read More
Categories: butterfly, moon,
Form: Rhyme

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