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Cyprus Poems - Poems about Cyprus

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Premium Member Short Stuff: Epigrams
...clinging dresses leave me trembling, overcome by happiness, as once, when I saw the Goddess in my prayers eclipsing Cyprus. ### Imperfect Perfection by Michael R. Burch You’re too perfect for words? a problem for a poet. ......Read More
Categories: cyprus, body, clothes, death, eulogy,
Form: Epigram

Get Out My Life life Get out my life. Stop and think how Dom feels inside because, He’s sure I nicked his bike when I was in Cyprus, Telling people too don’t say I talk with slyness, It’s becoming very obvious he never really liked us, An......Read More
Categories: cyprus, pain,
Form: Rhyme
l'enfant l'oie revision
...ce a burglar I am at the ballet and the sun is rising on my face my short eyelashes my cloth Greek dancers hang from cyprus trees and eat helios for small prices persimmon cream they pick the sun out of groves and pull salty fish from th......Read More
Categories: cyprus, 9th grade, anger, animal,
Form: Free verse
Does Lies
...I had a friend who was full of snideness said I nicked his bike but I was in Cyprus told people for years with total slyness bitterness is always a trait with surprises What’s more is he mad......Read More
Categories: cyprus, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Early Morning By the Lake -----
...ent, It matters not since fragrant flowers will now flourish. Wild plants can already be seen, their buds opening, Cyprus sedge, Winterberry holly amongst others Will provide the water's edge with grandiose landscape. A skein of gees......Read More
Categories: cyprus, beauty, peace,
Form: Free verse

Never Know Pain Until Nobody Cares
...ention overused so nobody comes through That story you tell of me has surprises I nicked your bike but I was in Cyprus saying I’m the one a storyteller I’m the image in your mirror Now accuse me of stories too cry and moan w......Read More
Categories: cyprus, appreciation, friendship, loneliness, loss,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Clinging dresses: Sappho translation
...clinging dresses leave me trembling, overcome by happiness, as once, when I saw the Goddess in my prayers eclipsing Cyprus. NOTE: This is a translation of an ancient Greek epigram written by the legendary Sappho of Lesbos. The poem ......Read More
Categories: cyprus, beauty, crush, desire, girl,
Form: Epigram
My 2019
...Holidays were other real highlights being at Crieff Hydro in January cold then in spring to Bowness on Windermere to Cyprus in May among sunshine gold July came to go to Keswick lakes enjoy convention, learn much in God's word then ......Read More
Categories: cyprus, health, holiday, life, memory,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Poems of Recanted Bachelorhood
...clinging dresses leave me trembling, overcome by happiness, as once, when I saw the Goddess in my prayers eclipsing Cyprus. *** Sappho, fragment 42 translation by Michael R. Burch Eros harrows my heart: wild winds whipping de......Read More
Categories: cyprus, desire, engagement, first love,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Sappho Translations
...g dresses leave me trembling, overcome by happiness, as once, when I once saw the Goddess in my prayers, eclipsing Cyprus. * Sappho #118 translation by Michael R. Burch Sing, my sacred tortoiseshell lyre; come, let my word......Read More
Categories: cyprus, girl, girlfriend, love, lust,
Form: Epigram
Cyprus Travels
... Holiday time took us down the Med to spend it in lovely Cyprus no less there the sun did shine every day shorts and t-shirt was the regular dress On arrival, I had a bit o......Read More
Categories: cyprus, holiday, sun, travel,
Form: Rhyme
Sunny Sparrow Roost
...While whittling away, Household tasks today, Sparrows peacefully perched by my window, Sunning on golden Cyprus, as they will tomorrow. Betwixt bird feeder flights, They absorb warmth of sunlight, Until seed needs lead t......Read More
Categories: cyprus, bird, life,
Form: Sonnet
...u are going. "I will tell Jennifer that you have had to go abroad at short notice due to some technical emergency in Cyprus and that's a story you must tell everyone on your return should they ask". Jennifer (my wife) had also been look......Read More
Categories: cyprus, science fiction,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Arni Kleftiko Stolen Lamb
...earned it’s name during the 19th century, And still much entrenched in traditional memory! Cypriot freedom fighters (Cyprus was occupied by The Turkish Ottoman Empire) slept under a starry sky, They lived in the mountains and had no me......Read More
Categories: cyprus, sky,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Gardens Golden
...Gardens of golden threaded Cyprus; evergreens perfume sings me halfway to sleep. I breathe in the wafting scents of neighbor’s roses; with elati......Read More
Categories: cyprus, appreciation, earth, earth day,
Form: Free verse

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