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Cactus Poems - Poems about Cactus

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Premium Member A prickly situation
... I glimpsed a funny sight the other day; A cactus with a mindset of its own, Which seeking out a horizontal path With comic singularity had grown. The poet,wi......Read More
Categories: cactus, nature,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Tawfiq Zayyad translation: Here We Shall Remain
...shall remain. Like brick walls braced against your chests; lodged in your throats like shards of glass or prickly cactus thorns; clouding your eyes like sandstorms. Here we shall remain, like brick walls obstructing your chests,......Read More
Categories: cactus, arabic, poems, poverty, prison,
Form: Free verse
The dessert flower
...ower Hot sun - beams over Parched earth cries - forever for water Wind carries dust - miles after On a thorny cactus - blooms a flower. White, soft petals - glisten bright, Waiting to look fresh - under moonlight Roaming ba......Read More
Categories: cactus, beauty, courage,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dream Stitcher
... In sand dune deserts, fresh fountains spring; Delicate cactus dance in mangrove-lit streams; Lush green leaves in breeze graciously swing, And a poet stiches stars, on soft ......Read More
Categories: cactus, dream, imagination, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Dreaming
...living in the desert who dreamed for raindrops, but only sandstorms came-- who dreamed for gerberas too, but only cactus plants I'd seen-- stinging in my sagging skin.......Read More
Categories: cactus, pain,
Form: I do not know?



Lonely Am I
...Looking at fine plants from the window In the morning light. I see agave and cactus growing high Weeds in the garden are left free to grow Dill plants complete to reach to the sky Lonely am I ......Read More
Categories: cactus, loneliness,
Form: Rhyme
MOOD SWINGS
...Sometimes I’m like A cactus, dry Brittle and thorny Full of water That leaks out when I’m unhappy or upset Sometimes I’m like A rose, b......Read More
Categories: cactus, emotions, happy, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dragon Fruit
...Honolulu queen On Hylocereus Cactus As pitahaya 05.09.2020 Cahttogram......Read More
Categories: cactus, fruit,
Form: Haiku
Nature's Beauty on Display
...eads its warmth over the land, and a deluge quells deserts and plains after a drought. waves crash on the beach cactus blooms in desert sands harmony in life August 23, 2020 Let the Pens Flow - Haibun Contest Sponso......Read More
Categories: cactus, beauty, nature,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Little Cactus Flower
... "Pretty LITTLE... :( "Cactus' flower after they become grown ups!" Her sweet fifth grade face is dour, peering at the plant she cups ......Read More
Categories: cactus, daughter, growing up,
Form: Quatern
Premium Member BLACK-
... midnight without lights wet dirt turn to mud quite exhaust haughtiness a evil beating heart grape plum raisin cactus breath a rose statue skeleton peace and calm is the darkness Black 7/31/20 written words by James ......Read More
Categories: cactus, analogy, conflict, confusion,
Form: Free verse
The Unsatisfying Water of a Cactus
...t track and I've lost my knack guess I'm out of practice One man wolf pack, I'm thirsty I lack even the water from a cactus Bridges burning, world keeps turning as dusk grows near As I am learning and discerning I have more anger tha......Read More
Categories: cactus, growth, nonsense, philosophy, self,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Cactus In Bloom
... As Hedgehog-type cactus in bloom, With claret-cup desert perfume; Red-orange petals On top of nettles- I guard with my sharp, thorny,......Read More
Categories: cactus, metaphor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member You are my northern star
...your merry ways, holding hands of love you sway You’re the bliss of gilded rays upon my dark somber day You are the cactus flower, in my desert of tenebrous strife You are the scent of ruby rose adorning garden of my life In scorching......Read More
Categories: cactus, emotions, life, love,
Form: Quatrain
No-Internet-Dinosaur
...t has me used to it all by now, nothing lasts forever, though, there I've hurled him into the needles of a laughing cactus, game over, sorry dino, for the toomanieth time, not to worry, there's another, start, more semi-fun, go, an......Read More
Categories: cactus, metaphor, people, relationship,
Form: Free verse

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